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Kiwanis Salmon BBQ going on the month of April

Stop by Hillcrest Park for a delicious salmon BBQ dinner.




Join us for frozen yogurt and support the Mount Vernon Parks and Recreation


Come experience the Haunted Forest at Hillcrest Park

Join us Sept 28th for a ribbon cutting celebration for our new nature trail and bridge

Children’s Art Festival

The Children’s Art Festival at Hillcrest Park is loved by all ages.

Every kid gets a free balloon and free irises for mom (donated by Washington Bulb).

Mount Vernon Parks Foundation is hosting a landscaping raffle prize

Mount Vernon Arts Commission presents the Summer Solstice Celebration

The Mount Vernon Arts Commission’s upcoming Summer Solstice Celebration will be held on June 20th from 5pm to 9pm on the Skagit Riverwalk. Tickets are $30 per person and are available in the Parks and Recreation office if you are interested in attending.

Kiwanis Salmon BBQ was a great success

The Kiwanis Salmon Barbeque was a huge success. Thanks for helping us support two of our major projects Mount Vernon Parks and Trails.

Mary Alice selling tickets and wooden tulips.

Cooking the salmon.

Preparing cole slaw.

This display shows where some of the money goes.

Meals can be enjoyed outside in the fresh air and sunshine or inside.

Thanks to Terry Afdem for the great photography.

Get ready for the 3rd annual Big Rock Open

Print out the registration form and sign up your team!

Santa’s Breakfast 2011

Santa supported the Mount Vernon Parks Foundation at the annual breakfast event at Hillcrest Lodge.

Everyone enjoyed pancakes and syrup, ham, coffee and orange juice.

Live music was provided by The Skippers.