Reminder: Kids can march with Sno-Isle Bookmobile at Tour de Terrace parade

Looking for something fun for your kids to do during the Tour de Terrace parade? How about instead of watching the parade they march in the parade? Sno-Isle Libraries and the Mountlake Terrace Library are inviting kids to march with library staff and the Sno-Isle Bookmobile in the Tour de Terrace parade on Friday, July…

Get your taste buds ready for some great barbecue

New to the Tour de Terrace this year is a Barbecue Competition and Chili Cookoff, sanctioned by and subject to the rules of the Pacific Northwest Barbecue Association (PNWBA) and the Chili Association Society International, Inc. (CASI).  For $5, you can taste some of the barbecue during both days (Saturday and Sunday, July 26-27) of the…

Reminder: Register for this Saturday’s Mountlake Terrace 5K Fun Run/Walk

You can still register for the Mountlake Terrace 5K Fun Run/Walk on Saturday, July 26 at Mountlake Terrace High School. The race starts at 8:30 a.m. and will start and finish at Mountlake Terrace High School, while winding its way through the scenic backroads of Mountlake Terrace and Terrace Creek Park. The Cedar Way Elementary Parent…

Here’s the skinny on the Tour de Terrace Parade

The Seafair-sanctioned Tour de Terrace summer festival kicks off Friday, July 25 with the 21st Annual Tour de Terrace Parade featuring the Seattle Police Motorcycle Drill team at 6:45 p.m. Come and see the parade roll down “Main Street” with fan favorites including the Seafair Pirates and Clowns, Lake City Western Vigilantes, drill teams, dancers, floats, trucks, classic cars and…

Former State Senator Shin named grand marshal of Tour de Terrace parade

Former Washington State Senator Paull Shin has been tapped to be the grand marshal of Tour de Terrace parade, which will start at 6:45 p.m., Friday, July 25. Shin retired from the Senate shortly after having been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. He served the 21st District, which includes includes all or parts of Edmonds, Lynnwood, Everett and Mukilteo,…

A splendid time is guaranteed for all at upcoming Tour de Terrace Festival

One of the best family festivals of Seafair for the past two decades, Tour de Terrace kicks off Friday, July 25 with the 22st Annual Tour de Terrace Parade featuring the Seattle Police Motorcycle Drill team at 6:45 p.m. This year’s Grand Marshal is Paull Shin, recently retired State Senator from the 21st District. The parade travels along 56th Avenue West…

Kids can march with Sno-Isle Bookmobile at Tour de Terrace parade

Looking for something fun for your kids to do during the Tour de Terrace parade? How about instead of watching the parade they march in the parade? Sno-Isle Libraries and the Mountlake Terrace Library are inviting kids to march with library staff and the Sno-Isle Bookmobile in the Tour de Terrace parade on Friday, July…

Final results, 2013 MLT 5K Fun Run

Here are the final results for last Saturday’s 2013 MLT 5K Fun Run, in alphabetical order Bib Time  Last, First, Age, Sex 354 48.53 Adix Dawn 41 F 340 28.28 Amandus Sarah 36 F 341 28.53 Amandus Jayson 36 M 353 36.2 Anderson John 40 M 336 33.52 Andre Derek 35 M 362 32.22 Auge…

Tour de Terrace ends for 2013

The 2013 edition of Tour de Terrace closed on Sunday, but not before big crowds enjoyed the carnival, food, vendor booths and music that were offered at the Mountlake Terrace festival.Tour de Terrace is expected to return for its 22nd year July 25-27, 2014.

Saturday’s Tour de Terrace events invigorate, impress, entertain

Day two of the 2013 Tour de Terrace festival was held under blue skies, bringing out another large crowd to enjoy the fun and thrills of the annual Mountlake Terrace event. The day began with two popular features, the 5K Fun Run/Walk beginning and ending at Mountlake Terrace High School, and the pancake breakfast held…

What is it? A new Tour de Terrace attraction difficult to label

Walk-on-water balls, hamster balls, aquaspheres … whatever you call them, call them crazy fun. A new addition to Tour de Terrace this year is an activity that puts youngsters inside large, inflated plastic balls that float in a 10-foot- square pool. For $8, kids get five to seven minutes in the attraction, more than enough…

Tour de Terrace underway with parade, carnival rides, food, entertainment

The 2013 Tour de Terrace festival got underway Friday with big crowds, nice weather, and a few new additions to the annual event. The parade featured 74 entries, including plenty of drill teams, dance squads, dignitaries, and delights for the hundreds of spectators that lined both sides of 56th Avenue West. Crowd favorites included Grand…

KZOK morning hosts MLT-bound for Tour de Terrace grand marshal duties

KZOK radio morning hosts Danny Bonaduce and Sarah will be serving together as Grand Marshals for the 2013 Tour de Terrace parade on Friday. The two have never before been to Mountlake Terrace, but have been hearing about the Tour de Terrace event for a few days now, from what may seem like an unusual…

Security at Tour de Terrace will include discretionary bag, backpack checks

  In addition to the sound of live music and the smell of tasty festival food, new signs announcing a returning security policy will be welcoming visitors to Tour de Terrace this weekend. Signs are posted at all of the entrances to Evergreen Playfield that “all bags and backpacks are subject to search by police,”…

Vertigo sure to thrill Tour de Terrace carnival riders this weekend

Expect plenty of thrills and chills at Tour de Terrace this weekend as Davis Shows Northwest of Clackamas, Ore. brings their traveling carnival to the Mountlake Terrace festival. Included among the attractions this year is a brand-new ride that will take riders more than five stories into the air. Vertigo is a 60-foot “swing ride”…

Shiver me timbers, the pirates are coming!

Batten down ‘em hatches, mateys; dem there pirates on the horizon, and they’re comin’ this way The Seafair Pirates are returning to Mountlake Terrace on Friday, July 26, for the Tour de Terrace parade, an annual event even the members of the pirate troupe themselves look forward to participating in.The parade runs north on 56th…