La Conner Comes Alive For the Holidays

The holidays are truly a wonderful time of the year. This is especially the case when talking about La Conner and all that it has to offer. The holiday season is a time of year for families and communities to come together in a special and memorable way. La Conner has a long list of fun, interesting and exciting events that take place each and every year in December. La Conner is a truly captivating region of Washington State located in Skagit County.

Historic La Conner

La Conner features a historic section of town that is even on the National Register of Historic Places. Perhaps most notable of all is the picturesque and unique Rainbow Bridge that spans the Swinomish Channel connecting Fidalgo Island to La Conner. The area is rich in culture that is evident especially during the holiday season. Galleries, gift shops, clothing stores and a number of excellent dining establishments abound. Don’t miss beautiful and inviting La Conner this holiday season. Explore the list below and plan on attending some or all of the engaging holiday events that are coming up very soon.

5-24      Holiday Wreath Making – Christianson’s Nursery, 9am – 3pm

9             Winter Interest in the Garden – Christianson’s Nursery, 11am – Noon

9             Snow Geese of the Skagit – Christianson’s Nursery, 1pm – 2pm

           La Conner’s Lighted Boat Parade – Along the Swinomish Channel, approx. 6pm

           Rejoice! A Celebration of Christmas by Cantabile Chamber Choir – St. Paul’s Episcopal Church Mt. Vernon, 7:30pm – 9pm

12-20     Happy Hanukkah

15           “Jingle Belles” A Ladies Night of Shopping – 4pm – 7pm

16           Skagit Symphony Holiday Concert – McIntyre Hall Mt. Vernon, 7:30pm – 9:30pm

17           An Elvis Family Christmas – Swinomish Casino & Lodge, Shows at 1pm & 6pm

19           Chamber Holiday Party – Skagit City School, 6pm – 7:30pm

21           Winter Solstice

22-1/1   La Conner Visitor Center Holiday Closure

25           Merry Christmas

 

 Mark your Calendars in January too!

            Happy New Years

27-28     La Conner Birding Showcase – Maple Hall

See you in La Conner soon!