Arts & Leisure

First Friday Art Walk this Friday

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First Friday Artwalk is being held in conjunction with the Anacortes Arts Festival this Friday night. Featured are new works by artists such as Jody Bergsma from Bellingham.

Anacortes Arts Festival opens Friday

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The 56th Anacortes Arts Festival, one of the largest and oldest arts festivals in the Northwest, fills downtown Anacortes starting Friday.

Waterfront Festival this weekend

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The Anacortes Waterfront Festival, this Saturday and Sunday, has something for everyone: an open-air car show, food vendors, arts and craft booths, children’s activities, giant slides, water balls, dinners and dances, live music and entertainment, wine and beer garden, and so much more.

Enjoy new art at Friday's Gallery Walk

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Glass works by Steve Klein are among the art featured at this month’s First Friday Gallery Walk, from 6 to 9pm Friday, in downtown Anacortes.

Come aboard SHIP for an unforgettable Northwest adventure

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Its attributes are mind-boggling, from trails and boardwalks through 25 acres of freshwater wetlands to an inviting 2,000-foot sandy beach with sub tidal eelgrass beds and all of the creatures drawn by that rich marine environment.