Community Events

Harvest Market 2021 fire truck website edit

The City of Lake Stevens produces several festivals and events throughout the year and hosts many events put on by private event producers. 

Below is a list of confirmed events in 2023. Check back often as events are added or updated as they are announced.  

2nd Annual Polar Plunge

Sunday, February 26

North Cove Park

Join the Lake Stevens Police Department for their 2nd Annual Polar Plunge to benefit Special Olympics Washington. Visit their page for more information:  

Skyhawks Summer Program 2023

Various dates and times

Lundeen Park

The City is hosting Skyhawks for youth recreation programs through the summer.  Skyhawks is a fun, safe way for kids to learn skills in a variety of sports. Check out all the options and sign up at

Lake Stevens Great Egg Hunt at The Cove

Saturday, April 8

North Cove Park

Come out and enjoy a free egg hunt for kids ages 0 - 12 around North Cove Park.  

Lake Stevens Community Garage Sale

Saturday and Sunday, June 3 and 4

various locations

All Lake Stevens homes and neighborhoods are welcome to join the City's first community garage sale Saturday and Sunday, June 3 and 4, 9 am - 4 pm. 

Volunteer Days at City Parks

various dates and locations

Visit the City's page for volunteer cleanup opportunities at various city parks: 

Lake Stevens Farmers Market 

Wednesdays from June 7 - August 30 (no market on July 26) 

North Cove Park

The Lake Stevens Farmers Market will return for the 2023 summer season. 

Lake Stevens Health & Wellness Festival

Sunday, June 25

North Cove Park

The Lake Stevens Health & Wellness Festival is back for its second year, 10 am - 4 pm. 

Music in the Park

Wednesdays, July 12 and 19 and August 2 - 30 

North Cove Park

On Wednesdays, after enjoying a day at the Lake Stevens Farmers Market, stay for great, local music from 6 - 9 pm at North Cove Park, a free family-friendly event. 

Aquafest 2023

various locations

Friday, July 28 - Sunday, July 30

The city's biggest event returns! Aquafest is one of the largest summer fun-filled family festivals in the Pacific Northwest.  

Movies in the Park

Fridays, August 4 and 18

various parks

Movies in The Park returns on Fridays, August 4 and August 18, beginning at dusk. Bring the family and a blanket for this free event! 

I Love Lake Day

August 19, 2023

Lundeen Park

Bring the family for a day of fun and education. Rain barrel painting, food trucks, family activities and games, and the Cascade Award presented by Mayor Brett Gailey. For more information visit the

Theater in the Park

Sundays, August 13 and 27

Eagle Ridge Park

Theater in the Park returns for the 2023 season; performances begin at 4 pm and are staged behind the Lake Stevens Senior Center.

Lake Stevens Harvest Market

Saturday, October 21

North Cove Park

Join in the bounty of the harvest season with the final market of the Lake Stevens Farmers Market 2023 season, the Lake Stevens Harvest Market, a one-day event, from 11 am - 4 pm. Visit the City's post for more information  


Tuesday, October 31

North Cove Park

Save the date for the City of Lake Stevens annual HarvestFest.  From Touch a Truck and a costume parade, trick or treating, games and activities, and more, stay tuned for more details and vendor sign-ups.  

6th Annual WinterFest

Saturday, December 2

North Cove Park

Save the date for the City of Lake Stevens 6th Annual Winterfest Join us for the annual tree-lighting, live holiday music, and more, plus get your hands on the limited-edition City ornament.