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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

The Aging Mastery Program

May 25 2022 | 5:00pm

The Aging Mastery Program, developed by the National Council on Aging (NCOA), will be back at the Center from 5 to 6:30 p.m. on Wednesdays, April 13 through June 15....

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WWU Summer Session Drop-in Q&A

May 26 2022 | 5:30pm

Summer Session staff is hosting a series of drop-in Q&A sessions to help answer your questions about course offerings, the registration process, and other applicable updates. Please RSVP for this free...

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Friends of the ACFL Community Hike: Fire Ecology in the ACFL

June 01 2022 | 9:00am

We'll revisit the site of the 2016 wildfire by Little Cranberry Lake and see how the forest is regrowing. We’ll learn more about the certain plant species that thrive in...

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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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