La Conner, Washington, USA
La Conner is a town in Skagit County, Washington, United States. The center of town—roughly bounded by 2nd, Morris and Commercial Sts., and Snohomish Channel—is a historic district, listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
The town offers quaint restaurants and locally-owned boutiques and galleries. Every third Saturday of each month, the city features an “Art Walk” showcasing La Conner and Skagit Valley artists. The surrounding landscape of mountains, farms, rivers and islands are breathtaking and offer an endless list of outdoor activities.
During the month of April, the city of La Conner also sponsors the Skagit Valley Tulip Festival, which has been taking place for decades. Just put on your wooden shoes before you wander through the 400 acres that hold 60 varieties of blooming tulips and an authentic Dutch windmill.
Things to See & Do
* Rainbow Bridge
* Annual Tulip festival
* La Conner's Museum of Northwest Art
* Deception Pass State Park
* Whale watching
Cruise Season – May - October
Currency - United States Dollar (USD)
Language - English
Land Area – 1.1 km²
Population – 785 approx
Electricity – 2 perpendicular flat pins USA style or with a round pin below
Time - GMT minus eight hours
International Country Telephone Code – 1
Port Location – The La Conner Marina, located on the historic Swinomish Channel.
Transport Links – Services are available to and from Bellingham or SeaTac airports. Transfer is via the Airporter Shuttle.