Giving Back Program Awards Over $33,000 in Grants

The Anacortes Arts Festival is granting over $33,000 to artists and arts organizations through our annual Giving Back program in 2017. Full List of Grants The Festival strives to impact the whole community through its range of giving by advancing arts education and increasing participation in the arts in Anacortes and Fidalgo Island.

In addition to grants, the Festival funds cultural education for school kids through our April events, public art through our Art Dash and Color Run, and artists through our fine art awards & Anacortes Collects program.  In total, we returned over $75,000 to the community in 2016.