Anacortes Events & Festivals

A small town with big culture

The Anacortes community brims with life during its exciting city-wide events. Whether you’re into bikes, art or boats, there’s always something fun to do in Anacortes within walking distance of The Sunrise Inn Villas and Suites.

For wine enthusiasts, the Anacortes Spring Wine Festival brings 30 wineries, eight restaurants, plus chocolates and cheese to pier one overlooking the scenic Guemes Channel.


Don’t miss out on the Anacortes Boat & Yacht Show! Featuring close to 100 boats in the water, plus other vendors to help you with all of your boating needs.


The Anacortes Waterfront Festival celebrates the nautical heritage of Anacortes with a fun, family-friendly event, which runs the first Saturday and Sunday in June at the beautiful Cap Sante Marina.


10 blocks of treasures can be found at the Annual Shipwreck Day on the third Saturday in July.


The Anacortes Arts Festival, is a celebration of arts in all forms. The festival runs the first full weekend in August each year. Plan to stay for the weekend and enjoy one of the area’s longest running festivals.


If you’re a motorcycle fan, you definitely don’t want to miss the annual Oyster Run in Anacortes. The Oyster Run is deemed “The Largest Motorcycle Run in the Pacific Northwest” , so you definitely don’t want to miss out!


Taste hand-crafted brews at the Anacortes Bier on the Pier, a two-day event during the first weekend in October on Pier One.