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Situated on a drive-to island, Anacortes is a vibrant coastal community offering the ultimate Northwest getaway-from seaside recreation to small-town charm.


Live music at Seafarer's Park

Upcoming Events

Anacortes Fireworks Show

July 04 2022 | 10:00pm

Come enjoy the community firework show - starting at dusk…. Between 10pm and 10:30pm.

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Friends of the ACFL Community Hike: Dragonflies of the ACFL

July 05 2022 | 9:00am

A secret about dragonfly behavior was discovered right here at Little Cranberry Lake by physicist and dragonfly whisperer James Walker. Come join our hike to learn more about the dragonflies...

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Friends of the ACFL: Community Science Wetlands Monitoring

July 08 2022 | 10:00am

We’ll be meeting on the second Friday of each month during 2022 to monitor wetlands around Little Cranberry Lake and Big Beaver Pond. Wear weather-proof clothes and bring your curiosity!...

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Local Stories

Top Ten Reasons to Attend the Anacortes Waterfront Festival

The Anacortes Waterfront Festival happens the first full weekend in June. It's a family-friendly festival that focuses on the maritime history of our island community.

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