Fall Festival
Saturday, September 1, 9 am-2 pm, Community Center. Local vendors selling arts and crafts and a bake sale. Proceeds go to the Betty Crookes Guemes Gold Scholarship. [Read more]

Cypress Island Sunset Dinner Cruise
Friday September 14, 5:30-9 pm, aboard the Mystic Sea, Cap Sante Marina, Dock A. The Guemes Island Historial Society is sponsoring the second Annual Sunset Dinner Cruise aboard the Mystic Sea. This year the boat will cruise around Cypress Island. [Read more]

Skagit County's BUILD Grant Application
Skagit County is applying for a $10 million federal grant to build a new electric Guemes Island ferry. "Skagit County Public Works seeks contract design and construction funding to procure a 32-car electric ferry for service to Guemes Island...Skagit County will be responsible for all project costs beyond the BUILD grant amount, above, for a total funding/financing responsibility of $11.7 million. Skagit County intends to finance these direct capital costs with a Skagit County Limited Tax General Obligation (LTGO) Bond."  County BUILD Grant Application

DNR Prepares Tsunami Hazard Maps
This modeling indicates the first tsunami waves will reach the Anacortes/Bellingham areas about 1.5 hours after the Cascadia earthquake, with inundation depths as high as 18 feet and current velocities in excess of 20 knots. [Read more]

Modified Burn Ban In Effect
A modified burn ban for all residential and land clearing fires in unincorporated Skagit County is in effect. Skagit County will no longer issue permits for these activities and existing permits are suspended. Recreational and cooking fires, limited to 3 feet in diameter and two feet high remain allowed within enclosures and when safety precautions are followed.

Notice of Development Application, August 7, Windward Group

Guemes Island Property Sales  LAST SALE: 8.3.18

From Our Island Organizations

Next Up

Saturday, September 1, 2018
9:00 AM
Monday, September 10, 2018
7:00 PM
Thursday, October 4, 2018
11:30 AM


Sunday, September 23, 2018
12:15 PM
Sunday, September 30, 2018
12:15 PM
Sunday, October 7, 2018
12:15 PM

Guemes Island Historical Society