Parks & Recreation

The Parks and Recreation Department seeks to preserve and enhance the quality of life that our residents enjoy by providing quality recreational facilities and opportunities regardless of age, race, sex, wealth and ability.


The Parks and Recreation Department is responsible for the following:

Ship Harbor Interpretive Preserve Trail
  1. A Town 2018 Spring/Summer

  2. Anacortes Parks & Recreation Advisory Commission

  3. 98221 Gallery - Call to Artists - Art at City Hall

    The Anacortes Arts Commission is overseeing an ongoing art exhibition at City Hall, 904 6th Street. Artwork is displayed in both the main hallway and the Council Chambers. Read on...
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Neighborhoods Video

Anacortes is the focus of a Comcast “Neighborhoods” video that features Mayor Laurie Gere, Park Director Gary Robinson, Museum Education Coordinator Bret Lunsford and local Store owner Frank Michaud. A special thank you to Sabrina Register for highlighting the beauty and diverse options of the area.