Schedule for the Festival

Check out the schedule that we had at The Kind Fest 2017!



Time Offering Featuring
9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Yoga Jaimi Monaco, 3 Petals Healing Yoga Studio

KIND TALKS hosted by Casey Roarty

Guest Speaker profiles and information HERE.


Time Offering Featuring
10:00 – 10:30 a.m. Politics and Spirituality:  Both in Service to a Greater Good Karen Guzak, Yoga Circle Studio
10:30 – 11:00 a.m. Build Community to Give, Not to Get Jessica Williams, The Superwoman Project
11:00 – 11:30 a.m. Kindness and Happiness Marla Williams, Marla Williams Coaching
11:30 – 12:00 noon Holistic Kindness Andrea McLaughlin, Llovera Holistic

Nourishing Mind, Body & Spirit


Time Offering Featuring
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Crystal Sound Bath

Space for Mediation and Prayer


Pacific NW Sound Awakenings

and other providers



Time Offering Featuring
2:00 p.m. Aikido Demonstration Aikido Kokikai South Everett

KIND TALKS hosted by Casey Roarty


Time Offering Featuring
2:30-3:00 p.m.

3:00 – 3:30 p.m.

Compassionate Communication

Beyond Kindness:  Happiness is your Birthright

Erin Merrihew, Erin Merrihew Consulting

Kim Palm, Body & Mind Healing

3:30 – 4:00 p.m. Compassionate Strategies for children and self-care adults Christy Anana
4:00  – 4:30 p.m. Body Joy Project Gabriella Ayala & Chloe Allred, Body Joy Project



  • Kindness Project:  Come participate in our community art project all day long in The Kind Fest booth!
  • Chalk the Walk with The Joy Team Saturday morning at 10 am!
  • Child Friendly Play:  Sponsors are bringing your children art, physical activities, and games to keep them having fun all day!
    • Face Painting
    • Arts & Crafts
    • Chalk the Walk
  • And many more surprises onsite… sponsors and vendors have been invited to offer an experience of kindness in their space.  Come see what innovative ideas they’ve come up with to serve you!


  • Shopping:  Visit our local artists and businesses that seek to touch and inspire our hearts through their work.


Come and listen to family-friendly music throughout the day on our main stage

.9:00-10:00 am

10:15-10:45 am

Pizza Party-Bring your KIDS early!!!

Erin Merrihew-Ukulele and Vocals

 11:00-11:45 am Mark Goldberg-guitar and vocals  
 12:00-1:00 pm JR Rhodes – Guitar and vocals in a mix of blues, jazz, folk and rock. 
 1:30-2:30 pm Hillside Divide – Alternative Rock, Punk & Funk  
 3:00-4:00 pm Bright Side Blue – combines heart and soul filled vocals with virtuosic guitar-work to create brilliantly colored musical portraits  
 4:30-6:00 pm Honey of the Heart-mix of musical interpretations influenced by folk, soul, jazz and world/flamenco influences.  


  • Healthy Options: We are excited to bring you the yummiest food, beverage, and treats that’s not only kind to your taste buds but are kind to your body too!
  • Free:  KIND snacks, Kombucha Town tasting garden, Kangen Water refills
  • Yummy Vendors:  Island Blends Acai Food Truck, The Cheese Pit Food Truck, Road Dawgs, Carmacks, Lily’s Salvadorean Catering, Flourless Goodies, and LuvaCakes.


  • Low Waste Event:  We’re committed to being a low waste event and have partnered with a local organization to minimize the waste from our event by offering recycling and compost bins and on-site water bottle refills from our partners.  In addition our Zero Waste Team will provide onsite education about waste.


  • What’s a festival without surprise giveaways!  Attendees will receive free giveaways from a number of our sponsors, artists & vendors and have the opportunity to win a number of raffle prizes too.  Just to name a few….YMCA memberships, Corks n Canvas Gift Cards, Mill Creek Float gift cards, Flower World Gift Card, Art Work, Signed Books, Yoga Memberships, an Alebrije, & more!