Anacortes Shipwreck Day: Sat., July 15


Organized by the Fidalgo Rotary Club, this year’s Anacortes Shipwreck Day will be held Saturday, July 15, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., however some vendors or businesses will be open earlier.

More than 200 vendors and businesses will have items for sale throughout the day along Commercial Avenue and the surrounding side streets.

Admission to this event is free, and more information can be found at

Anacortes Shipwreck Day

Anacortes Shipwreck Day is the mother of all garage sales plus more! 


Every year Anacortes home owners take this opportunity to clean out their garage, rent booth space, and sell items at a venue that attracts hundreds of Anacortes visitors and residents.  There are some amazing bargains, collectibles, and antiques available for sale. 


In addition many of the local Anacortes merchants offer items for sale at close-out prices.  Local crafts persons and arisians bring thier wares as well, and of course food vendors know Shipwreck Day attendees will eat and drink along the way.


Shipwreck day this year will be held on Saturday July 18th from 8:00am-4:00 pm. 


Come on down to downtown Anacortes and find all sorts of treasures to take home.  There will be over 250 vendors with souvenirs, riches, antiques, and goods to explore.


Following Shipwreck day is the 1stAnnual Working Boat Races starting at 4:00 pm on Pier 1 on the Guemes Channel.



Anacortes is a great place to visit and an even better place to live!