Sustainable Ballard Festival kicks off

The 6th Annual Sustainable Ballard Festival kicked off Saturday, and it couldn’t have been a more gorgeous day.   Once again, the free event is taking place at Ballard Commons Park and there’s plenty for everyone to see, do and learn about saving money and the planet.  Nearly 70 vendors with food, fun, how-to’s and how-not-to’s took part in this year’s fair. […]

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Enjoy Free Museum Day on Saturday

Saturday is The Smithsonian’s Museum Day 2009.  That means you and a guest can get FREE general admission to any of the participating museums just by downloading one of these admission cards.  Ballard’s Nordic Heritage Museum is one of the participants, where they recently opened the first Northwest solo exhibition of Swedish photographer and video artist Maria Friberg.  […]

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