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The City of Anacortes will be celebrating our nation’s Independence Day on Sunday, July 4th, 2021. This year the city will have a firework display and a Patriotic Parade. The City is pleased to restart this Anacortes tradition. 

Mayor Gere will lead a patriotic program honoring our nation’s 245th year of independence. The Patriotic Parade will begin at 11am at 3rd Street and Commercial Avenue. Parade participants may use the online sign up to register to march or drive in this year’s parade. As a precaution, all participants must refrain from handing out any items to the viewing crowd. This includes candy, beads, literature or advertisements, etc. Your cooperation in keeping this community celebration safe is greatly appreciated.

The firework display will take place on July 4th starting at dusk over Fidalgo Bay. 

Please help us have a safe and happy 4th of July celebration. If you have any questions, please refer them to Sylvia Cooper at 360-661-3523 or Jonn Lunsford at 360-299-1953.

COVID-19 Cases in Skagit County

5,302 Confirmed Skagit Cases
460-469 Total Cases in ZIP 98221

350 Hospitalizations
74 Deaths
61,181 Fully Vaccinated
68,746 Initial Doses Given


410,195 Confirmed Cases Statewide
24,930 Hospitalizations

5,810 Deaths Statewide
3,637,611 Fully Vaccinated
4,122,446 Initial Doses Given

Updated 5:00 pm, June 17, 2021.

County Map: Confirmed COVID-19 cases by ZIP code in Skagit County. Updated weekly.

Sources: Skagit County Public Health, Washington State Department of Health, New York Times