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Thursday, April 19, 2018
Introducing the 2018 Vashon Island Strawberry Festival Logo by Mica Gaxiola-Flynn Each year the Strawberry Festival logo is designed by a different person that has a connection to Vashon and the Strawberry Festival. The 2018 logo was created by lifelong Islander and artist Mica Gaxiola-Flynn. Mica is an artist, graphic designer, and plays bass in a band called Aurora Bridge. She also publishes an ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Fun Facts, Press Release, Community, General News Article
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
The Vashon Sheepdog Classic: A Step Back in TimeAnimal lovers flock to Puget Sound’s Vashon Island in June to experience the fascinating world of working sheepdogs. The Vashon Sheepdog Classic is a revered national herding competition for its caliber of course, judging and participation, and is the most–attended event of its kind on the west coast. The trials are held on 30 majestic, ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Friday, April 13, 2018
Seattle Film Summit’s Partnerships Help Grow Washington Work Force DevelopmentCreates Partnership Opportunities for Communities  SEATTLE – Seattle Film Summit (SFS) announces partnerships with key filmmakers and content curators from Los Angeles through the pacific northwest to increase workforce development in Washington for digital content SFS partnerships from last year’s annual event include ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
The Vashon-Maury Island Chamber of Commerce is accepting nominations for the 2018 Strawberry Festival Grand Parade Grand Marshal. Nominate someone special to be Grand Marshal, send us a letter or an email telling us the following things about your nominee: How they have enhanced Island life.In what ways have they given back to the community?What is their involvement in community?Let us know ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, January 05, 2018
BE AWESOME BY RUNNING FOR VASHON ISLAND UNOFFICIAL MAYOR! Run for Vashon Island’s Unofficial Mayor & Raise Money for Your Favorite Island Non-Profit   Have you dreamed about being an elected official? Here is your chance to become the Official Unofficial Mayor of Vashon Island AND support your favorite Island non-profit organization at the same time!   Anyone can enter and run for the office! ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, December 18, 2017
Vashon Island Rowing Club Passport 2 Pain Bicycle Ride Honored as a 2017 Champion of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism by Sports Destination ManagementVashon Island, WA - Sports Destination Management, the leading publication with the largest circulation of sports event planners and tournament directors in the sports tourism market, has announced the 2017 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports ...read more