Local Arts and Heritage Activities

MAY… its almost summer activities!

May 20th Startup

Saturday May 20th in Startup – Join the Paint Party for the interior of the Startup Event Center.  Through the generosity of The Home Depot foundation, employee volunteers and BEHR paints, AND local volunteers like you… we plan to paint the interior of the gym/stage/restrooms as a part of the restoration. 9 am – 3 pm at the Startup Event Center 14315 -366th Ave SE  Startup

Memorial Day Weekend – Museums, Venues & Activities reopen for the summer

Index-Pickett Historical Museum    510 Ave A Index WA 98256  Open Noon-3 pm Sat & Sun

Skykomish Historical Society  Railroad Ave, Skykomish WA 98288

JUNE… creative experiences!

Electric Sky Art Camp June 8-11  Join the third Electric Sky, an art and tech weekend retreat bringing together artists, makers, technologists, designers and friends to collaboratively engage with the environment in new and exciting ways. Electric Sky is a cross between an artists’ retreat and a hackathon, where you’ll spend several days in the woods, on the river, in our outdoor creativity lab, making stuff with people like you. Learn more and register electricskyartcamp.com

Sky Art Week  June 26-30  Five days of visual art workshops that run from 9am to 3pm are designed for participants of all ages and skill levels. A great opportunity to engage with the town and the surrounding environs through various forms of creative media. Learn more and register skyartweek.com

JULY & AUGUST… festivals celebrating local heritage, arts, music and outdoor inspiration

Sultan Shindig / Auto & Motorcycle Show & Shine  July 7-9  More Information SkyValleyChamber.com

Gold Dust Days July 21-23 More Information SkyValleyChamber.com

Index Arts Festival of Art, Craft, Music, Poetry & Food  August 5  Applications  IndexArtsFestival.com


…for helpful INFORMATION about the region stop in 320 Main Street Sultan – Sky Valley Chamber

…for HUMBLE LUXURIES such as gifts & souvenirs stop in 308 5th Street Sat/Sun 11-3 Index  – Ellie & Clarence

…for planning an EXPERIENCE to talk about check out local places – Arts & Heritage Guide

…for TRAIN enthusiasts  Museum, Gifts, Info & 1/8 Scale Train Rides Skykomish  – Great Northern & Cascade Railway