Anacortes Waterfront Festival
The Anacortes Waterfront Festival, on June 1 and 2, is all about letting out your inner sailor and embracing life on the water! This annual Anacortes event has something for everyone: an open-air car show, food vendors, arts and craft booths, children's activities, giant slides, water balls, dinners and dances, live music and entertainment, wine and beer garden, and so much more!The Anacortes Waterfront Festival showcases the best of waterfront activities. On Saturday, Quick and Dirty Boat Building teams build boats all day and then test their floatability. Take a free boat ride – both days! – with the Anacortes Yacht Club by registering at the gazebo by the marina's main office between 10am and 3:30pm.Hands-on children's activities include building wooden sail boats with Fidalgo Island Rotary, games, and more. Channel of Discovery displays a range of activities from model boats to learning about our waterfront environment and forest land wildlife. A great variety of food vendors offer everything from pulled pork sandwiches, cotton candy and hotdogs, to Gyros, Mexican tamales, and more! Relax in the beer garden with live music and sea shanties.Festival hours: Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.The Waterfront Festival is located on the grounds of the beautiful Cap Sante Marina at 1019 Q Avenue in Anacortes, WA.