Vibrant Arts, Elevated Eats & a Killer View

It's not enough that Edmonds has five miles of shoreline, 47 parks, a marina, a rare urban wetland and an underwater marine sanctuary. This jewel of a place attracts dreamers who create art at every turn and restaurants that are giving the big cities a run for their money.

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It’s beginning to look a lot like an Edmonds Christmas. Festive, musical shows abound, from “Celtic Christmas with the Gothard Sisters” and Cascade Symphony Orchestra’s “Holiday Pops” — two annual, beloved traditions — to Big Bad Voodoo Daddy’s “Wild & Swingin’ Holiday Party” and a little “Mele Kalikimaka” from two special Hawaiian artists.

Part-Celtic folk, part-classical New Age, pure poetry, Edmonds’ Gothard Sisters were born to entertain, inspire, and “nourish” audiences the world over with their mystical, magical music. After a triumphant “Dragonfly” tour, the beloved trio returns to the Edmonds Center for the Arts — and home — for an annual Celtic Christmas show.

Edmonds celebrates the performance arts with every breath, chuckle, and gasp. Two local, beloved theater troupes — The Edmonds Driftwood Players and The Phoenix Theatre — open up again to live, in-person and virtual performances, amidst a constantly adjusting hybrid schedule, season to season.

Edmonds in Bloom is the garden tour that heralds Summer's beauty. The garden club is celebrating its 25th year hosting the event.

Customers rave about the fall-off-the-bone meat, the perfect sauce, and the delicious from-scratch cornbread. They also confirm that the owner is delivering on his promise of great prices and the best customer service.

Lover of the arts? A free spirit who loves the sand beneath her toes? Or is mom a bird watcher? A shopper? A hardworking woman who deserves a spa day? However mom rolls, you know there's a treat for her in Edmonds.

Edmonds is the Puget Sound area's best place to chillax. A growing restaurant destination, a welcoming downtown, a rockin' arts & culture scene, and sandy beaches and marina provide plenty of opportunities.