Lighthouse Festival to take over waterfront

Lighthouse Park

4 p.m. at Lighthouse Park on Mukilteo’s waterfront. The Mukilteo Lighthouse Festival opens Friday at 4 p.m. and runs through the weekend, opening at 11 a.m. Sept. 9-10. There is no admission charge to attend this event. Enjoy food, entertainment, artists booths, children’s entertainment and fireworks. The second annual Military & First Responders Appreciation Dinner is set for Friday evening, with dinner catered by Ivar’s of Mukilteo along with a Red, White and Blue Star Spangled Fireworks Show. A VIP Dinner catered by Arnie’s Restaurant along with another fireworks show is set for Saturday evening. The Beer Garden will again be rocking with great music, fine food and football on a big screen Sunday afternoon. More information: