Winter Wonderland: Anacortes, Washington



Head to Anacortes, Washington to enjoy a fabulous Coastal Christmas! Friends and families stroll through our illuminated downtown, gather around the Coastal Christmas Tree, and join together to sing carols. With music, parades, holiday markets, events, trolley rides, and festive cheer, Anacortes shines brightly all month long.


With dozens of local activities throughout the season, there is something for everyone. The holiday season is a magical time to visit, with the town lit up for the winter nights, amazing offers on local hotels and bed & breakfasts, and warm inviting eateries to welcome you in from your brisk hikes in local parks or strolls down Commercial Avenue.


Anacortes Coastal Christmas Tree Lighting

Dececber 2nd, 6pm, Anacortes Chamber

Jingle all the way down to the Anacortes Chamber of Commerce for the Coastal Christmas Tree Lighting celebration with live music, hot cocoa, and Santa Claus


Anacortes Charm Walk

December 3rd-10th, Anacortes Chamber

Charmers can pick up their bracelets at the Chamber office during business hours or have them shipped to you before the event. Visit an eclectic mix of vintage shops, boutiques, coffee shops, eateries, and more to collect your charms.


Wonderland Walk

December 9th & 10th, 5:00pm-8:00pm, Washington Park

Come enjoy the spirit of the holidays at the Wonderland Walk at Washington Park. The campground will be decorated with holiday cheer by local groups and organizations, and there will be live music, campfires, and hot chocolate.


Celebrate the Season Holiday Fair

December 10th, 11:00am-5:00pm, Depot Arts & Community Center

ASF presents the annual Holiday Fair! Family-friendly, FREE and once again featuring lots of fun activities! Free pictures with Santa, ornament, and cookie decorating, the Student Marketplace, and more! Follow ASF on Facebook or Instagram for the most current information.