Arts & Leisure

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Adults and kids of all ages will be able to learn about the marine life in Fidalgo Bay while having fun, too, at the annual Fidalgo Bay Dan and National Estuaries Day this Saturday. 

Participate in a popular beach seining demonstration, touch live marine critters in Shannon Point Marine Center’s undersea zoo, join the Samish Indian Nation canoe family on a traditional canoe ride, get creative at the kid friendly craft tables, get your face painted, play fun games, and learn about local projects and volunteer opportunities at the many educational exhibits staffed by local agencies and organizations. 

Celebrate the beauty, history, and wonderful marine life with Friends of Skagit Beaches Trail Tales docent stations along the Tommy Thompson Trail, and participate in the passport activity to win prizes.

Enjoy a fabulous no-host traditional salmon BBQ lunch offered by members of the Samish Indian Nation. Taste complimentary samples of seafood chowder prepared by local restaurateurs and shellfish from Taylor’s, BBQ’d to perfection by our volunteers. 

Go join in for a free, fun, family outing at Fidalgo Bay Day & National Estuaries Day this Saturday from 11 AM – 3 PM, at the Samish Indian Nation’s Fidalgo Bay Resort, located at 4701 Fidalgo Bay Road.