Arts

Fall art season rolls on with October’s gallery cruise

Most galleries are open from 6 to 9 p.m.

Earshot Jazz Festival comes to Vashon

LaVon Hardison will perform at Vashon Center for the Arts as part of the Earshot Jazz Festival.

What’s Happening Oct. 3 – 10

Hear author Susan Wolf, groove to Van Redeker Band, take the stage in a lip sync battle, and more.

  • Oct 2, 2019

What’s Happening Sept. 26 to Oct. 3

A “Stringband Rock” show, Dakota Camacho, artists wanted for the holidays, and more.

  • Sep 28, 2019

‘The Cyclone Line’ tells a story of hard times and resilience

The play with music is the islander Kat Eggleston’s ode to her father.

‘Masquerade’ brings crowds and dollars to arts center

Auction-goers pledged more than $110,000 for VCA’s scholarship fund for its education programs.

  • Sep 25, 2019

Mountaineering movie shows bridge between generations

“Return to Mt. Kennedy” will have a screening at 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 27, at Vashon Theatre.

Fidel Nadal will bring his music, message to Vashon

His sound fuses roots reggae, ragga, dance hall and other beats with powerful lyrics and grooves.

The Church of Great Rain is ready for its resurrection

It has been seven years since the popular variety show was staged.

New speaker series has an eclectic lineup

“We looked for people who have experience with an audience and are great storytellers.”

  • Sep 18, 2019

The stage is set for arts center’s ‘Masquerade’

Appetizers and dinner will be served by Herban Feast as guests bid on silent auction items.

What’s Happening Sept. 19 – 26

Hurra! Oktoberfest; LGBTQ films to screen; get caught in The Cyclone Line; and more.

  • Sep 18, 2019

What’s Happening Sept. 12 – 19

Toi Toi Toi ‘La Traviata,’ acclaimed authors say ‘write on’ past 70, “The Boys Who Said No!” and more.

  • Sep 12, 2019

Americana quartet to bring bluegrass roots to Open Space

They are known for lush vocal performances and intricate instrumentals rooted in folk and bluegrass.

A rainbow-hued musical mix set to shimmer at showcase

“We need more diversity among our performing musicians, and we need to hear their voices, too.”

Best of Conscious Cartoon fest arrives

The animation festival is the first of its kind solely focused on works addressing social issues

Cruise through Vashon for art, music and stupid bikes

A gallery cruise kicks off Friday evening at art spots all over the island.

Grandeur, tragedy of ‘La Traviata’ come to Vashon

Vashon Opera will launch its 11th season with its production of a work by Giuseppe Verdi

What’s Happening Sept. 5 – 12

JD Hobson plays the bike, an islander screens his indie film, a “True Colors” showcase, and more.

  • Sep 4, 2019

Veteran power-pop players, The Posies, return to Vashon

The concert at Snapdragon is presented by islander Debra Heesch.