Monday morning sunshine brought Jose Tinoco of Anchor Signs to Commercial Avenue and work on the Anacortes arch. Tinoco was busy last week installing lighted snowflakes along the community’s main drag. Today he was installing an “1891” date plate to the bottom of the new north side section of the arch. This is the city’s […]
Work to “light up” the arch welcoming guests to Historic Downtown Anacortes was accomplished by an Island Electric team including John Tibbles. New lighting on the Commercial Avenue arch include LEDs and a spot on the central element. Check it out some evening, or early morning.
Gaze under the “Historic Downtown Anacortes” arch these days and you will see the image of city namesake Anna Curtis on the side of the historic Wilson Hotel. Look soon for a new Bill Mitchell mural on the Commercial Avenue face of the Chamber of Commerce Visitor Information Center.
Beautiful weather and the burning desire to score on a bargain drove thousands to Commercial Avenue in downtown Anacortes Saturday for another great Shipwreck Day. See more photos in Activities section. Today’s feature, compliments of the Chamber of Commerce, is a free Car Show. See the classics shine in the summer sun.