Bribe Early, Bribe Often

Bribe Early, Bribe Often at the Anacortes Waterfront Festival's Quick and Dirty Boat Demonstration

“Bribe early and bribe often.” That’s the judges’ mantra at the Quick and Dirty Boat Building and demonstration at the Anacortes Waterfront Festival. As to whether the boats actually will pass the crucial “float” test is another matter, entirely. This wild and crazy event pleases not only the judges, but…

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Seven Ways to Experience Anacortes in Late Spring

Like boaters taking advantage of exceptional harbor to drop anchor for a few days, those with plans to attend the Anacortes Boat & Yacht Show in May are encouraged to extend the boundaries of their charts to explore this unique seaside community. Build an unforgettable Fidalgo Island getaway around the…

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2011 North American Town Crier Championship

“Oyez, oyez, oyez!” calls the town crier. “Be it heard the region over that the North American Town Crier Championship shall be held in the fair city of Anacortes, Washington, on Saturday, the first day of glorious October, and on Sunday, the second day of October. All are citizens are…

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Hot August Fun in Anacortes

Arts, music and boating are key ingredients in the recipe that makes Anacortes, Washington a delicious Northwest destination any time of the year. Now add the welcome warmth of August sunshine and sprinkle liberally with peak summer events. Looks like you’ve got an R&R recipe guaranteed to delight all tastes.…

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