Daffodil Festival Parade

The 83rd Annual Daffodil Festival Grand Floral Parade is coming April 9 through Sumner. NEW!  DINING OPTIONS Food trucks are joining the existing restaurants downtown to add culinary delights to this favorite tradition.  They start serving at noon. We’ll have the Frying Dutchman, Arnold’s Happy Days, P&J’s Waffle Delight, and Read more…

City Council

Community Summit

Join with your neighbors, local leaders, youth, and community organizations to examine topics of importance to the health of our communities! By participating in the Summit, you will gain information about local issues, be inspired to take action, and become meaningfully involved in creating solutions to addressing tough topics. Please Read more…


Is Daffodil the Best?

USA Today is currently taking votes for the best flower festival in the nation.  Our Daffodil Festival is currently sitting at No. 6.  We can do better than that!  You can vote every day, and it appears you don’t even have to register to vote.  So take a look and Read more…


Pierce County Reads

One author, five books. Pierce County READS Sherman Alexie Outspoken poet, novelist and screenwriter explores modern-day Native American issues What book will all of Pierce County be reading this year? Er, five books? In a break from tradition, Pierce County Library System chose five notable works from a single author Read more…


Santa Parade Pictures

Thank you to everyone who came out to enjoy the Santa Parade in Sumner. Whether you were watching or marching, you helped make this Sumner tradition festive and fun!


Homecoming on KING5

“This City loves their community–it’s kind of like a feel of 1950 all over again, down here in Sumner.”  You bet, Chris Egan!  Welcome to Sumner. Open this post to view the video link Click here for more videos of Homecoming


Music Off Main Schedule

It’s a little bit country, and a little bit rock ‘n roll.  Announcing the 2016 Music Off Main schedule for Fridays in July.  Mark the calendar so that you don’t miss a note of a great musical season ahead…  


Open in Sumner

Thank you to everyone who made Open in Sumner a great celebration, and a fun introduction to the first-ever U.S. Open held in the Pacific Northwest.  Thank you to the sponsors who made The Shy Boys concert, outdoor showing of The Greatest Game Ever Played, Putt-Putt Championship, Sumner Village, Tee Read more…