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Olalla Americana Music Festival celebrates 28 years

Touted as “the best small-town countryside festival this side of the cascades,” the 28th annual Olalla Americana Music Festival kicks off this Saturday. Gates open… Continue reading

Wine expert to visit Eagle Harbor Book Company

Paul Zitarelli will stop by Eagle Harbor Book Company at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 15 to discuss his book “36 Bottles of Wine.” Zitarelli is… Continue reading

Arlington Fly-In brings back sky-high fun Aug. 16-18

ARLINGTON – The sound of vintage aircraft in the skies over Arlington, ground-level whir of illuminated drones in formation and colorful hot air balloons aglow… Continue reading

Australian dot paintings on display at Jeffrey Moose Gallery

Jeffrey Moose Gallery will host an exhibition of paintings by indigenous artists from Yuendemu, in Australia’s Central Desert, through September. Dot paintings are images rendered… Continue reading

Island teen musician unveils debut single

Lutzie, the stage name of Bainbridge Island teen singer-songwriter Lucia Opalka, will release her new single “Butterfly” later this month. The track will be available… Continue reading

BPA Theatre School now enrolling for fall classes

Bainbridge Performing Arts Theatre School is now registering for an array of fall classes for pupils of all ages. Students (ages 4–7) in Creative Drama… Continue reading

‘Racing’ author to visit Bainbridge Cinemas for film screening

Garth Stein, author of the novel on which the new film of the same name, “The Art of Racing in the Rain,” is based upon,… Continue reading

Speaking with Susan: Island author’s latest is a timely, touching look at community, friendship

It could have gone either way, really. Susan Wiggs was handing over her latest novel — a timely tale shaped in part by rage, she… Continue reading

‘Hello, Dolly!’ is back on the big screen

“Hello, Dolly!” will return to the big screen for a special anniversary screening at Bainbridge Cinemas at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 14. The 1969 romantic… Continue reading

National Night Out draws cops, community together | Photo gallery

The 10th annual National Night Out celebration on Bainbridge Island took over Waterfront Park Tuesday, Aug. 6, again promoting police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie amidst… Continue reading

‘Legally Blonde’ on stage at Bainbridge Performing Arts

The musical adaptation of the hit film “Legally Blonde JR” follows the transformation of Elle Woods as she tackles stereotypes, snobbery, and scandal in pursuit… Continue reading

CRUZ Car Show: It’s the biggest one-day Kitsap event of year

PORT ORCHARD — Up to 12,000 car fanatics will descend on Port Orchard’s waterfront for The Saints Car Club’s 32st Annual CRUZ 2019 Car Show… Continue reading

Art-and-craft show coming to Winslow

270 Madison — a community of artists working in four different mediums in a shared location — will host an art-and-craft sale in August. The… Continue reading

  • Aug 9, 2019

The Drunken Maidens to sing again on Bainbridge

Seabold Second Saturday welcomes back The Drunken Maidens for its Aug. 10 show at Seabold Hall. The five maidens — Lori Bellamy, Liz Savage, Helen… Continue reading

  • Aug 9, 2019

Best Bets for Aug. 9-11 | The Bainbridge Blab

Gather round, art lovers. It’s a big weekend on Bainbridge. Three separate art shows are going on in an array of studios round the Rock… Continue reading

Austin rocker to visit Treehouse stage

With the passion of Jackson Browne and the grit of Steve Earle, Jon Dee Graham is most well known for his solo work, including the… Continue reading

Historic ‘tall ship’ revisiting Port Orchard Aug. 15-18

PORT ORCHARD — She’s known as one of the “tall ships.” She’s been named the state ship of Washington state. And this stately wooden vessel… Continue reading

‘Endangered Orcas’ is centerstage at book store

Monika Wieland will visit Eagle Harbor Book Company at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 8 to discuss her new book, “Endangered Orcas: The Story of the… Continue reading

smARTfilms series to explore ‘Quirky Musicals’

The latest smARTfilms series at the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art, “Quirky Musicals,” will include three offbeat tuneful flicks. Featured in this series is “Where… Continue reading

A tale of two tours: Working artists share space and latest creations around Bainbridge Island

More than 50 artists. Ten studios. Two tours. Countless remarkable works. The weekend of Aug. 9 will again see the return of two cultural touchstone… Continue reading