Bring your family to the majestic Skagit Valley and spend the day or the weekend in historic La Conner enjoying an old fashioned 4th of July. Drive in for the day or stay the weekend at one of La Conner’s charming lodging options. Cruise in with your boat and moor at the Port of Skagit premiere destination Marina.
A community parade, hot dogs, old fashioned games, a watermelon eating contest start the festivities. Browse the eclectic array of specialty shops, museums, and art and craft galleries. Enjoy the outstanding local cuisine offered by its fine dining restaurants and sample the local brewery.
Finish your old fashion 4th of July in La Conner enjoying a FREE outdoor concert with nationally renowned electric 6 string violinist Geoffrey Castle, his all-star band, and opening the show La Conner’s own Terry Nelson and Friends. There will be food vendors and a beer garden opening at 5:00pm.
The parade starts at 12:00 w. awards being given for the *Most Patriotic Pet, *Best Decorated Bicycle (both kid & adult) and *Best Decorated Riding Lawnmower with a community picnic and children’s events following at Pioneer Park. The evening concert at the Port of Skagit is from 6:00 to 10 pm. Beer Garden and Food Vendors open at 5:00pm.
A spectacular Fireworks show at 10 pm will finish off your 4th of July in La Conner.