Festivals & Events
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Everett Farmers Market
Sundays, May through October- 10:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
The Everett Farmers Market is the place to get the best produce, flowers, homemade gifts and so many more beautiful things. You can find all the best local honey, baked goods, and locally grown produce and flowers, and that's only mentioning a few of the amazing things you'll find every Sunday in downtown Everett.
Fisherman's Village Music Festival
Fishing for great music? Well, you have found exactly what you are looking for. No matter your taste, downtown Everett is the place to be to enjoy all the music from more than 40 bands, and it's for everyone (even the kids). Between sets, stop by the Makers Market to find art, gifts, and jewelry from local artisans, artists and makers. The three-day festival is in downtown Everett, with both indoor and outdoor venues.
Sorticulture is a three-day event in beautiful downtown Everett that celebrates all things garden and the outdoors. The festival celebrates the Pacific Northwest with garden art, local plants and flowers and handmade outdoor products (the kettle corn is a great perk too). Whether you are looking for that specific rare plant to complete your garden or just enjoying the scenery, there’s lots to look at and buy to take your home and garden to the next level.
Fourth of July
The annual Fourth of July celebration is for everyone with lots to make it the perfect day. There will be great food and beer and even better fireworks. With activities for the kiddos, live music and a breathtaking view of Puget Sound, there’s plenty to celebrate the Fourth with the whole family. Tune into KXA/KRKO for a great soundtrack for the iconic 22-minute Thunder on the Bay fireworks show and be a part of the fun. Find your best fourth of July outfit and grab a seat on the lawn for the best view of the fireworks over Port Gardner Bay.
July 9 & 10, 2022
Everett 3 on 3 is taking over the streets of downtown Everett with the Boeing Center Court at Hewitt and Colby. Find your team of three, come up with a great name and show off your skills as you face others in the game of basketball. Not only is there the basketball tournament, there’s other contests to participate in as well: 3 Point Shot Contest, Everett Downtown Storage Skills Challenge and McClain Insurance Slam Dunk contest. Be a part of the fun or come to cheer on your favorite players and teams!
Music at the Marina
Thursdays in July and August, July 14 through Aug. 18
Grab an extra chair, boat or blanket for a chance to join the crowd and listen to local artists, and don’t forget your dancing shoes. Whether on the water or right by the stage, you get to enjoy the music of some of the hottest local artists all summer long (the beautiful marina is pretty great too). And we can’t forget about the food trucks and beer garden that are there to satisfy your cravings.
Fridays in July and August, July 15 through Aug. 19
Grab your chair, blanket, or tune in on your boat to watch great movies right on the waterfront during the Port of Everett’s Sail-In Cinema. Join the fun at Boxcar Park at to catch some of the classics and latest blockbuster hits all summer long. Bring your favorite snacks or browse the local restaurants around the area for a perfect date night or evening out with the family.
Going all City Block Party
Aug. 6- 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Leave your mark on the city and join us for the Going all City Block Party. Join professional graffiti artists, food trucks, vendors and more as you explore and have fun learning to create unique, colorful works of art for the world to enjoy. Whether you have experienced this before or not, everyone is welcome (kids too). There are burner art battles, awards and a community paint wall with a photo op. Explore your creativity and let loose.
Everett Food Truck Festival
Aug. 13- 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Bring your appetite and enjoy all the local foods from more than 15 food trucks serving up some of the best food in the region. Are you looking for something new to try or you already know your favorite truck will be there? There’s so much to taste and try, you’re bound to find some new favorites. Don’t let your stomach growl and fill it up with some of the best foods around us.
Upper Left Beerfest
Aug. 12- 4- 8:30 p.m., Aug. 13- noon - 8 p.m.
The annual Upper Left Beerfest brings all the great ciders and beers from the Pacific Northwest right to downtown Everett. Bring your tastebuds for samples of over 20 different breweries and cideries. With live music and lots of great food, downtown Everett is a perfect place to be to enjoy your drinks and the atmosphere. This is a 21+ event only.
Be the art collector you have always wanted to be. Fresh Paint is the summer’s biggest art festival where you can purchase art directly from the artists themselves - fresh off the easel! Explore over 100 booths, live music and so much more while you watch artists at work create one-of-a-kind pieces. Who doesn’t love local art and a great time? Explore your creativity.
Artists' Garage Sale
Sept. 10, 2022
Looking to get artwork at a great bargain or looking to expand your collection? Then the Artists’ Garage sale is meant for you! Artists are clearing out their garages and studios to make way for new masterpieces, which means you get in on some great deals. Find that perfect piece for your collection (or a perfect gift), including glass, ceramics, watercolors, oil, photography, recycled art and much more. Located at Schack Art Center, bargain your way to the sales and see what types of deals you can find. Feed the artist in you!
Snohomish Running Company
Get on your feet - there are some running events happening in Everett you don’t want to miss. And as you run, you get to see the beautiful scenery of Everett and Snohomish County. Let the sparkling waterfront fuel your run during the Everett Half, 10k and 5k in the spring, or run for a great cause along the Snohomish River at the Snohomish Women’s Run. And join former Seahawks safety Kam Chancellor at the Enforcer 5k & Bike Ride.
November 2022 starts a new holiday season and the magic continues to shine a light on Everett. The festivities never end during Wintertide and we can’t wait for it to start! Don’t let the cold keep you in; enjoy the tree lighting and visits from Santa, wander through twinkling light displays and skate your way to the community ice rink at the Port of Everett. And don’t forget all the great deals and shopping for at Everett’s unique shops for everyone on your list (and maybe a little something for yourself).