Bill Mitchell and the Anacortes Mural Project

Bill Mitchell Anacortes Mural Project

The Anacortes Mural Project – over 150 pieces to explore! Most young people dream of making their mark on their community. Anacortes native Bill Mitchell has quite literally achieved that goal, creating over a 30-year period of time more than 150 colorful outdoor murals adorning the walls of buildings up and…

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Anacortes Farmers Market: Fresh, Local, Information-Packed

For locally caught seafood, fresh-baked turnovers, jeweled mosaic mirrors, funky hats, farm-fresh meats, organic veggies, and more – jog, stroll, pedal, or motor on down to the lively Anacortes Farmers Market. No Saturday trip to the city’s historic downtown is complete without a stroll through this authentic sampling of Fidalgo Island…

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Summer Music Scene

Anacortes is known for its thriving music scene, including home-grown bands The Lonely Forest, Spoonshine and River Talk. All year, local venues like the Rockfish Grill, H2O, The Brown Lantern and the Guemes Island General Store rock with live music and some of your  musicians. The Swinomish Casino & Lodge has…

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