Lovin’ Summer Edmonds
It’s summer in Downtown Edmonds, and there are many activities happening! Events are subject to change, so be sure to confirm dates and times.
For information about where all the free, paid and after hours parking is located, check out our downtown parking page!
Edmonds Summer Market
A summer tradition, our market features many local, small family farms as well as local artisans sharing their personally created crafts and original art. Saturdays, through October 14th, 9am to 2pm, 5th Ave N & Bell St.
Edmonds Summer Wine Walks
Who doesn’t love an evening sampling delicious local wines in Downtown Edmonds? Art Walk Edmonds is excited to announce the Summer Wine Walk is back on Saturday, July 1st and Saturday, August 5th from 5pm to 8pm. Purchase tickets and see all the participating Sip Stops here.
Find Waldo in Edmonds
Pick up your passport at Edmonds Bookshop and search for Waldo around Edmonds! He is hiding at local businesses around town, and you have from July 1st to July 30th to find him. After you collect at least 25 of the possible store stamps/signatures, bring your passport to Edmonds Bookshop to be entered in a drawing for a grand prize.
An Edmonds Kind of 4th
The 4th of July in Edmonds is a beloved tradition in our town, with the Edmonds Chamber of Commerce offering many great community activities! Start your day with the Baby Brackett 1k at 7:50 and the Beat Brackett 5k at 8am (there’s also a virtual option available). Continue the fun with the Children’s Parade starting at 11:30am at the corner of 5th and Walnut, and the Main Parade at noon.
Outdoor Movie Nights
FREE Outdoor Movie Nights are back, with four different movies and locations this summer! Shows will be at various Edmonds parks on July 14th, July 21st, July 28th and August 4th, shows start approximately 15 minutes after sundown. Follow The Edmonds Parks, Recreation & Cultural Service’s Facebook page for all the details!
Edmonds in Bloom Garden Tour
Since 1997, Edmonds in Bloom has sponsored the Edmonds Garden Tour, a yearly event celebrating inspiring private gardens in our community. You can tour a collection of eight unique private gardens on Sunday, July 16th from 11am to 4pm. Ticket info is here.
Family Scavenger Hunt
Explore Edmonds, learn the history of our historic town and enter to win a prize! Ed! has partnered with the Edmonds Historical Museum on this family scavenger hunt through town. Pick up a scavenger hunt form at Walnut Street Coffee, Edmonds Bookshop, Little Bipsy or Teri’s Toybox, or print your own copy here. Drop off your completed form at either the mail slot of the Edmonds Historical Museum (118 5th Ave N) or at the info booth at the Market on Saturdays. Winners will be drawn each week Saturday, August 12th – Saturday, September 9th and notified by email.
The Edmonds Chamber of Commerce puts on this all ages celebration featuring live music & entertainment, beer/wine/cider, kids activities, food trucks, cornhole tournament and more! And new this year is the Maker’s Market, showcasing independent local makers, craftspeople, artisans and creatives. The Maker’s Market is free and open to the public, right next to the ticket event. Taste Edmonds runs Friday, August 11th and Saturday, August 12th 2pm to 10pm and Sunday, August 13th 2pm to 8pm. Keep up to date on the Taste Edmonds Facebook page.
Sea Notes at the Marina
The Port of Edmonds marina presents various free musical performances throughout the summer. Come on down and enjoy some waterfront tunes! Performances will be at Mary Lou Block Public Plaza – 465 Admiral Way. Full schedule is available here.
2022 Summer Concert Series
The free summer concert series runs July through August at City Park and Hazel Miller Plaza in downtown Edmonds. City Park performances are on Sundays, July 9 – August 20 and Hickman Park August 27th, 3pm – 4pm. Hazel Miller Plaza performances are Tuesdays & Thursdays, July 11th – August 24th, 4:30 – 6pm. For more information, visit the City of Edmonds website.
Launched in November of 2022, PorchFest Edmonds is a free grassroots music and performance arts event in downtown Edmonds where artists perform on porches and front lawns throughout the community. PorchFest is a family-friendly event featuring musicians and artists from a wide variety of genres. This summer’s event will be on Saturday, September 9th from 2pm – 6pm, keep up to date here.
Edmonds Classic: Car & Motorcycle Show
Do you love the classics? You’ll want to be here on Sunday, September 10th from 10am to 4pm! View over 250 classic cars and motorcycles on display on the streets of Downtown Edmonds. You’ll enjoy FREE fun for the whole family with entertainment all day long, find more information here.