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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Music in Anacortes: Shake, Rattle, and Roll

Ingrid Matthews

Summer, winter, spring, or fall Anacortes rocks with music. Why? Anacortians love music. Over the years, this passion has fostered many a musician, like Gaelan Sylvia, Karl Blau, and the band The Lonely Forest. One could even say this enthusiasm began in Anacortes’s early days when the town welcomed the…

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