Events

Upcoming Events

Historic Everett Home Tour
Saturday, September 8th
10AM-3PM

The tour starts at the Van Valey House, 2130 Colby Avenue

Tour seven of Everett’s amazing historic homes! This popular annual event is a great way learn the homes history.
See how each home has been updated and find out useful tips on fixing up your place.
Tickets available for $20 at:
J Matheson’s Gifts, 2615 Colby Ave
Brown Paper Tickets to order online
Or purchase day of the tour at the Van Valey house

The tour starts at the Van Valey House for check-in. Guests will get their guide booklet and map of the houses.
You may be asked to wear footies or remove your shoes at some homes. Slip on shoes are encouraged.
Some rooms or areas may not be accessible. Photos may be taken at the discretion of the homeowner.

Call Andrea Tucker at 425-870-6699 to volunteer as a docent for 3 hours and receive FREE TOUR TICKETS.

2018 Recent Events

Aug 9, 16, 23: Waterfront History Boat Tours, 6:30-8pm. To sign-up, call the Jetty Island reservation line at 425.257.8304. Co-sponsored by Historic Everett and the Port of Everett. Meet at Jetty Landing, 10th Street and West Marine View Drive.
July 26: Waterfront History Boat Tour, 6:30-8pm. To sign-up, call the Jetty Island reservation line at 425.257.8304. Co-sponsored by Historic Everett and the Port of Everett. Meet at Jetty Landing, 10th Street and West Marine View Drive.
April 12Everett Museum honors Larry O’Donnell, Everett Yacht Club.
April 23-25Revitalize WA preservation conference in Port Townsend, sponsored by the Washington Trust for Historic Preservation.
May 9: Waterfront History Bus Tours, 3:30 & 5:30, free admission. Co-sponsored by Historic Everett and the Port of Everett. Register at www.portofeverett.com/bustours or contact Catherine Soper at catherines@portofeverett.com.
June 30: Evergreen Cemetery Tour, 11am, led by Gene Fosheim.

July 22: Everett’s 125th Anniversary presentation by Jack O’Donnell. Everett Public Library Auditorium.
April 12Everett Museum honors Larry O’Donnell, Everett Yacht Club.
April 23-25Revitalize WA preservation conference in Port Townsend, sponsored by the Washington Trust for Historic Preservation.
May 9: Waterfront History Bus Tours, 3:30 & 5:30, free admission. Co-sponsored by Historic Everett and the Port of Everett. 
June 2: Mill Town Trail Bike Tour & Waterfront History presentation by Jack O’Donnell, 10am-1pm. 1205 Craftsman Way.
Mar 17: Malstrom Heritage Awards luncheon, 11:30am, Marysville Museum. Presented by LOSCHO.
Feb 18: Historic Everett Annual Meeting. 125th Anniversary of Everett, speaker Jack O’Donnell

2017 Events

Feb 19: Annual meeting, at the library auditorium at Everett and Hoyt Aves. State Architectural Historian Michael Houser highlights the work of several local Mid-Century Modern architects including Harold W. Hall, William A. Johnson, Robert Champion and John Bryant
Mar 18: Malstrom Heritage Awards by the League of Snohomish County Heritage Organizations (LOSCHO)
Apr 30: Margaret Summit will talk about Madame Luella Boyer, Everett’s probable first African American business woman.
May 6: Brown Awards, presented by the Everett Historic Commission. Weyerhauser Room at the Everett Station.
June 10: The Cemetery Tour at Evergreen Cemetery, led by Gene Fosheim.
June 11: Trinity Episcopal celebrates their Quasquicentennial (125th) Anniversary — Jack O’Donnell gives a talk on the first three decades of Everett history.
July 29: Mid-Century Modern Architecture downtown tour and open houses cosponsored with Docomomo WEWA.
August 19: Civil War program at Evergreen Cemetery.
Sept 23: Historic Everett Home Tour of 7 homes starting with the Van Valey House.
Oct 22: Aileen Langhans presents her new book, “Random Facts From the Founding Days of Everett, Washington”.
Dec 17: Holiday party at the Schack Art Center.

2016 Events

Mar 6: Annual Meeting, at Trinity Lutheran College. Christopher Summitt, “Everett and First Settlements in Snohomish County”.
Mar 19: LOSCHO Malstrom Award luncheon.
Apr 3: Kent Sullivan on the Northern Pacific Railroad
Apr 17: Talk and book signing with Gene Fosheim, author of Mill Town Boy
Jun 4: Cemetery Tour, Evergreen Cemetery.
July 13: Ceremony for moving the Weyerhauser building.
July 28: Bicycle ride on the Mill Town Trail.
Aug 20: Downtown guided walking tour with Jack O’Donnell.
Aug 27: Civil War cemetery tour at Historic Evergreen Cemetery, led by Gene Fosheim.
Oct 29: Presentation of the creation of the “Everett Massacre graphic novel” by Deborah Fox.
Nov 3: 100th anniversary of the Everett Massacre.
Dec 17: Holiday party at the Schack Art Center.