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November 13th, 2014

Skagit Wine & Beer Festival 2014

It’s getting chilly out – a perfect time to attend an indoor wine & beer fest!  Plan your Skagit Valley getaway to include the Skagit Wine & Beer Festival 2014. Get ready to experience wines & microbrews from regions throughout …

October 30th, 2014

Veterans Day Parade 2014

In honor of our veterans, Skagit County presents the  Veterans Parade 2014.  Celebrate veterans with marching bands and an antique plane fly-over Displays and refreshments will be available at the Burlington Visitor Center located at 520 E Fairhaven Avenue. The …

October 7th, 2014

Arts Alive 2014 – 30th Annual Celebration

Join our 30th annual celebration of Northwest Art on October 31, November 1 and 2! Friday night is the Artists Reception: view a large display of art from the 13 invitational artists and open show. The celebration continues Saturday and Sunday with more Live Music, Artist Demonstrations and Merchant Exhibits!

October 7th, 2014

Boneshaker Bicycle Festival 2014

Join us on October 25, 2014 for this Halloween inspired, quintessentially Northwest bike ride event – Boneshaker Bicycle Festival 2014!

September 29th, 2014

Quilt & Fiber Arts Festival 2014

Gather the quilt & fiber lovers in your life and come to La Conner for a getaway weekend full of color and art! The annual Quilt & Fiber Arts Festival will feature a Juried & Judged Show of traditional quilts, art quilts, wearable art, and fiber art in Maple Hall and the La Conner Civic Garden Club, both locations within a half-block of the La Conner Quilt & Textile Museum.

September 16th, 2014

Festival of Family Farms 2014

The family farms of Skagit Valley welcome and open their barns and lifestyles to you and your family for this one-of-a-kind event -the 16th annual Festival of Family Farms 2014 on October 4th & 5th, 2014.

September 16th, 2014

Harvest Festival 2014

The City of Burlington is pleased to present the 11th annual Harvest Festival and Pumpkin Pitch at Skagit River Park on Saturday, September 27th from 10am to 3pm. Admission and parking are free. The Festival entrance is located at 1100 S. Skagit Street.

September 4th, 2014

Eat Local Mount Vernon 2014

Eat Local Mount Vernon 2014 is a Celebration of Skagit Valley Farm Fresh Products and Mount Vernon Dining September 27th – October 5th More than 20 of Mount Vernon’s best restaurants have joined together to celebrate the wondrous bounty of …

August 26th, 2014

Skagit River Salmon Festival 2014

Join us for the Skagit River Salmon Festival 2014 from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m., Saturday, September 6 for a FREE fun-filled festival experience for families. We have several exciting changes and additions in store for you this year! First, …

August 21st, 2014

Skagit Valley Art Escape – September!

September 4th-6th! Spend the first weekend of September experiencing free art activities in Anacortes, Edison, La Conner, and Mount Vernon including gallery art walks, music performances, and artist demonstrations from painting to glass blowing to stitching. Enjoy great food, shopping, …

August 13th, 2014

2014 Skagit River Shakespeare Festival

“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, …

August 4th, 2014

Porterhouse Brewfest 2014

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.

August 4th, 2014

La Conner Classic 2014

Bring your entire family to La Conner and the Skagit Valley on August 9th for our La Conner Classic 2014 Boat and Car Show – it’s fun for the whole family and one of the Northwest’s best summertime classic car shows near Seattle …

July 29th, 2014

Anacortes Arts Festival 2014

The Anacortes Arts Festival 2014 is August 1, 2 & 3!  In our 6th decade, we welcome visitors and artists from throughout the region and beyond. The Festival features 250 diverse Booth Artisans who transform six blocks of historic downtown. Extending down …

July 22nd, 2014

Bite of Skagit 2014!

The Bite of Skagit 2014 presents local restaurants showing off their tasty bites, live music, and a beer & wine garden in a beautiful waterfront setting. Bonus – kids are welcome too!