There will grog, edible provisions, a King and Queen of the Pirate costume contest, and music by the legendary Les Browning and his All Star Band at Party Like a Pirate, at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22, at the Port of Anacortes Transit Shed Event Center, First and Commercial streets.
The event is a fundraiser for the Anacortes Seafarers' Memorial Foundation and also the kickoff party for the Anacortes Workboat Races and Pirate Faire on Saturday, Aug. 23, in downtown Anacortes. Special musical guests at the party include Mark Warren, Jon Miller, Jay Lewis, Ranger Kidwell-Ross, Terry Nelson, John Holmes, Jon Parry and Trio Modacha.
Tickets are $15 at the door, or in advance through Brown Paper Tickets. Admission is free for active military. Details: 360-708-7770.