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4th of July
Celebrate beauty and creativity — and their local and global expression — at “It’s a Colorful World,” this year’s July 4 celebration in the Twisp Park.
Methow Arts’ 30th-annual arts festival, which starts right after the Independence Day parade in Twisp, features music and dance performances from around the world …
Twisp’s annual Fourth of July parade brought out the usual eclectic group of participants, as well as appreciative spectators who lined Glover Street to enjoy the spectacle and connect with friends and neighbors. Later in the day, the Methow Arts Festival was pretty much a play day for every age group. Musical entertainment, face-painting, hands-on […]
It’s hard to know whether people celebrating the first Independence Day 240 years ago were decked out in “paleo bling,” but locals can observe the holiday in style by making their very own early-modern accouterments at this year’s Fourth of July festivities on Monday.
Spectators lined both sides of Glover Street (shady spots were in especially high demand) to cheer on the participants in Saturday’s Fourth of July parade in Twisp. G A L L E R Y Click any one of the square thumbnail-sized images to view photos as a slideshow.
Okanogan County code prohibits fireworks in all unincorporated areas of the county. Winthrop and Twisp do not have ordinances prohibiting fireworks, but in light of the current extreme fire danger, town officials advise against using fireworks this year. Winthrop Marshal Rikki Schwab asks that people use only “safe-and-sane” fireworks within town limits if they do […]
Fourth of July in these parts revolves around Twisp — big stuff for a little community. This year, “the heart of the Methow Valley” has a day of festivities planned that will satisfy everyone in the family.
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The 2014 Methow Arts Festival had everything you need for a successful summer shindig — high temps, good food and a fun crowd. We hope you enjoy our gallery, the product of two staff photographers as well as community contributions.
July 4, 2014 was a great day for a parade. We hope you enjoy our gallery, the product of three staff photographers as well as community contributions.