Upstart producers keep Vashon’s arts scene humming online

Vashon Live shows have had close to 70,000 views since the series began in early March.


Meet Our Farmers: Stella Maris Farm

Faith, family, good work and community are life tenets of the Medeiros family.

  • Jul 12, 2020


What’s Happening June 9 – 16

Summer arts fest rolls on, catch a flick at the drive-in, summer camp at the arts center, and more.

  • Jul 12, 2020


Washington State Fair cancelled

COVID-19 outbreak claims another event

  • Jul 8, 2020

Shelf Life: “Black Imagination: Black Voices on Black Futures

A review of the book, “Black Imagination: Black Voices on Black Futures.”

  • Jul 4, 2020

Our Town: Checking in with Morgan Brig

Island artists talk about their work in her own words in this ongoing series.

  • Jul 4, 2020

Summer Arts Fest and portrait show set to open in July

The island’s arts scene is gearing up for the summer.

Drive-in movies coming soon to a lawn near you

A lineup of classic films on the lawn at Open Space for Arts Community will show throughout July.

What’s Happening July 2 – 9

A virtual variety show, a public art initiative, and more.

  • Jul 4, 2020

VCA reopens gallery as part of continued efforts to adapt

Arts center director calls recent layoffs ‘a loss that can’t be overstated.’

What’s Happening June 25 – July 2

Glitter and Be Gay, Vashon Theatre fills its digital multiplex, mythologist Michael Meade, and more.

  • Jun 27, 2020

Time for Pride, with online events including a dance party

Celebrate in a socially distant way by joining a number of online community programs.

Meet our farmers: Venison Valley Farm Creamery

The Killian family loves being outdoors and nourishing deep relationships with their animals.

  • Jun 18, 2020

What’s Happening June 18 – 25

Upcoming concerts with Vashon Live, Groups screen ‘13th’ and discuss it, Artful totems, and more.

  • Jun 18, 2020

Local artist shares his talent in a new way

Steffon Moody, a well-known islander, is now The Beachcomber’s “go-to” artist for editorial cartoons.

Culinary power couple keeps the flavor coming at Gravy

This is the latest installment of a new series hearing from island chefs and restaurant owners.

Teachers salute seniors who shined in performing arts

This installment of an ongoing series recognizes seniors who have excelled in the performing arts.

  • Jun 12, 2020
TLG Motion Pictures CEO Erik Bernard and TLG founder Courtney LeMarco on a set. Photo courtesy TLG Motion Pictures.

Local production company seeking film, TV pitches from young minority creatives

The Big Pitch competition, put on by TLG Motion Pictures (“Hoarders”), started about six months ago.

TLG Motion Pictures CEO Erik Bernard and TLG founder Courtney LeMarco on a set. Photo courtesy TLG Motion Pictures.

Set your browser to visit arts center

Vashon Center for the Arts will continue its shift to online presentations with upcoming shows.

Evocative poetry blooms at Mukai Farm & Gardens

The oldest winner of the organization’s haiku contest took the top prize in the Nature category.