Arts and Leisure

Galleries open late Friday night for First Friday Gallery Walk

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Gallery Walk this coming Friday will feature large-scale steamroller block printing such as this one at the recent Anacortes Arts Festival.

Free 'History of Commercial Fishing' exhibit coming to Eagles

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A free two-day exhibit titled: "History of Commercial Fishing in Anacortes and Puget Sound" is scheduled Saturday and Sunday at the Eagles Hall, 901 7th Street in downtown Anacortes.

Fun-filled activities at Saturday's Fidalgo Bay Day

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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. 

Anacortes Arts Festival opens three-day run

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Local artist Jennifer Bowman gets ready for the Anacortes Festival, which is open Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Friday evening has been marketed as "Locals Night" ahead of the crowds that fill the city on the weekend.

Model machinery exhibit featured in “Anacortes Presents!”

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Small antique engines and machines will be popping up all over Anacortes as organizers of the Anacortes Antique Engine & Machinery Show gear up for their final show in September.