TOURISM AND ARTS

tulipsSkagit County’s tulip fields, well-preserved historic communities, and artisan restaurants and farms attract visitors from around the world.  Skagit County has long attracted artists and writers, from the painters of the Northwest School modernist art movement to Beat Generation writers who manned North Cascades fire lookouts.  Today the county and its communities boast nationally-renowned galleries, museums, and arts offerings.

Leading Attractions  

  • Skagit Valley Tulip Festival
  • Museum of Northwest Art
  • Celtic Arts Foundation
  • Cascade Loop Scenic Byway
  • Chuckanut Drive Scenic Byway
  • Skagit County Historical Museum
  • Heritage Flight Museum
  • Bow-Edison Food Trail