Community Events

Arlington hosts many special events throughout the year. If you are interested in sponsoring a special event in Arlington, please contact the Recreation office at 360-403-3448. Community special events might include, but are not limited to, fun runs, auctions, parades, fairs, and events in parks and on public property.

COVID-19 and  Events

  • Events must adhere to the Governor's Roadmap to Recovery Phase
  • Some events may be modified to allow for on-your-own activities and virtual activities.

View the 2020 event list document. (prior to COVID-19, list is not accurate.)

To post an event on our city website calendar use this form

2021 Event Updates

  • Spring Clean Up/ Disposal event: cancelled
  • Show and Shine Car Show: cancelled

Arlington Farmers Market at Legion Park, Saturdays, 10am - 2pm
Music at Arlington Farmers Markets:

  • June 19 Six Foot Rule band, 10am to 2pm
  • July 3 Chelsey Ann at noon

Summer Cruisin Concerts at Legion Park, sponsored by Downtown Arlington Business Association and Arlington Hotel Motel Tax Grant.

  • June 12 - Danny Vernon as Elvis Presley at 6pm
  • June 26 - Summer Kick-Off with Santa Poco and Aaron Crawford
  • July 17 –Jimmy Wright Band at 6pm
  • August 14 – Johnny Green and the Packstring (pending) at 6pm

July 4: 

  • Pancake Breakfast – cancelled
  • Kiwanis Auction  - online 
  • Old Fashioned Fourth at Legion Park 12:00am-4:00pm
  • Duck Dash at 5pm
  • Parade - cancelled 
  • Pedal Paddle Puff  Triathlon
  • Beer garden at Haller park, July 3-4
  • Firework Display at Quake Park at 10:00pm


  • Street Fair July 9-11
  • Fly-In (drive in modified event),  August 21  
  • Art in Legion Park, August 28 & 29; Saturday concert- Batucada, Sunday - Jr. Geezers
  • Smokey Point Community Block Party,  (Village Community Services) August 15
  • 3 on 3 X Basketball Tournament, at Airport, August 14-15 
  • Friendship Walk, Village Community Services, Legion Park/Centennial Trail   September 11
  • Dragstrip Reunion Car Show  (at Airport) September 11 
  • Festival of the River - Cancelled