Skagit Valley, Washington is beautifully situated between Seattle WA to the south, Vancouver BC to the north, the San Juan Islands to the west, and the North Cascade National Park to the east. La Conner, Anacortes, and Edison are artistic coastal communities. Mount Vernon and Burlington offer an array of arts and services conveniently off I-5. Sedro Woolley is the gateway to the North Cascades National Park.
Summer is the season when the Skagit Valley shows her adventure. From Orca whale watching to white water rafting, the adventures are limitless. Kayak through Deception Pass, bicycle through the Valley, hike one of the many trails in our National Parks with views that will take your breath away. After adventure, one must relax. Relax at one of our beaches. Get to know the locals at a summer festival. Savor the Valley & Puget Sound bounty at one of our many fine restaurants. Adventures from the relaxing to the exhilarating are yours, all in a setting of stunning natural beauty. Thinking of an adventurous & relaxing summer getaway, Think Skagit Valley.
While you are here, make time to enjoy your favorite recreational activities. Bike, hike, camp or rock climb. Kayak, fish, take a boat tour or attend one of the fun (and usually free) spring events including the Skagit Valley Tulip Festival events. Click here: Skagit Valley Activities & Events Guide to discover a year’s worth of can’t miss excitement! Contact Us for a full-size printed guide!
We’ve put together a great calendar combining events from all over the valley. For an “at a glance” year’s worth of events, check out the Skagit Valley Activities & Events Guide. Whether you are planning to getaway this weekend or planning a vacation in the future, we have the tools for you to plan your trip today!
“Outdoors and under the stars, the way it was meant to be.” – And it is the way it will be at the 2014 Skagit River Shakespeare Festival! Shakespeare Northwest, the premier Shakespeare company in the Skagit Valley since 2000, …
The seventh annual Porterhouse Brewfest 2014 is set for Saturday, August 15 in downtown Mount Vernon, and features three of Washington State’s hottest blues bands, over 25 premium microbreweries and gourmet food from local eateries.