Community Events

Arlington hosts many special events throughout the year. If you are interested in sponsoring a special event in Arlington, please contact the Recreation office at 360-403-3448. Community special events might include, but are not limited to, fun runs, auctions, parades, fairs, and events in parks and on public property.

COVID-19 and  Events

  • Events must adhere to the Governor's Roadmap to Recovery Phase
  • Some events may be modified to allow for on-your-own activities and virtual activities.

View the 2020 event list document. (prior to COVID-19, list is not accurate.)

To post an event on our city website calendar use this form

2021 Event Updates

  • Stronger Together event May 15-16  www.arlingtonwa.gov/stronger
  • Arlington Farmers Market at Legion Park, Saturdays, starting May 8 https://www.stillyvalleychamber.com/farmersmarket/
  • Memorial Day Parade- cancelled
  • Memorial Day, Flags at the Arlington Cemetery.  American Legion and Arlington Boy Scouts will install the flags at the cemetery for Memorial Day.
  • Spring Clean Up/ Disposal event: cancelled
  • Downtown Arlington Business Association Events including, Show and Shine Car Show and Arlington Street Fair, cancelled, and modified events may include (depending on Phase):
    Summer Cruisin Concerts at Legion Park
    June 12 - Danny Vernon as Elvis Presley
    June 26 - Summer Kick-Off with Santa Poco and Aaron Crawford
    July 17th – Band to be determined
    August 14th – Band to be determined
  • July Fourth Fireworks, set off at Quake Park