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Kirkland Classic Car Show

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Thank You to everyone who attended the Kirkland Classic Car Show on July 27, 2014. It was a spectacular event attended by thousands of interested folks. A special Thank You to all our amazing volunteers who made this event possible.

The show was presented by The Legends Car Club who is proud to have donated over $70,000 to local charities since 2003. For more information visit The Legends Car Club.

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Fish Frolic 2014

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“Le Roi Du Poisson” is just one of twenty-six beautiful sculptures by the northwest’s premier artists and available for purchase prior to their auction on September 25 at the Woodmark Hotel in Kirkland. You can view these at the Fish Frolic website. Sales of these works of art benefit the artists, the Summerfest program and many other community programs in Kirkland. These sculptures will be on display at Kirkland Summerfest August 8-10.

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Summerfest 2014

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August 8th to 10th, SUMMERFEST 2014 includes at least fifty performances and dozens of events of music, dance, street arts, food, beer garden and wonderful family entertainment.

If you enjoy this annual tradition in Kirkland think about volunteering and donating. Your financial contributions help us to offer the finest arts and cultural experiences from around the region, and to support local artists by providing a platform for their creative aspirations.

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The Kirkland Art Walk

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Runs the second Friday of Every Month from 5 PM to 8 PM in Downtown Kirkland and Parkplace Center. Find out how you can win a beautiful Kirkland Downtown Association basket of goodies. Enjoy the KIRKLAND ART WALK and pick up a Downtown Shopping Spree Card. Have it punched by participating merchants (this list is constantly being updated), and one winner will be drawn with the lucky winner picking up their $100 Shopping Spree prize at either Park Lane Gallery or Howard/Mandville Gallery. Winners will be notified by email.

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Kirkland Merchant of the Month

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This month, Kirkland Downtown Association loves “A” Suraphong Liengboonlertchai.

Fondly known to all his friends in Kirkland, Washington as “A” and owner of Simplicity Décor and Simplicity ABC. “A” tells us, “Simplicity Decor didn’t happen overnight, but has been a dream of mine for many years. Even when I was a young child in Thailand, I loved to look at interior design and architectural magazines….

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