Port Angeles city pier in the heart of downtown, City Pier offers magnificent views of the ships that use the deep water harbor, the snowcapped Olympic Mountains and the City of Victoria, Canada, 18 miles across the Strait of Juan de Fuca. The City Pier and downtown host a variety of events including weekly farmers’ markets, summer outdoor concerts and the famous Dungeness Crab & Seafood Festival. There are many more events. Check the events listing for what’s happening during your visit. The City Pier also hosts the Fiero Marine Life Center, a marine exhibit facility devoted to protecting marine resources. Adjacent to City Pier on the second floor in The Landing is the Olympic Coast Discovery Center. Learn about the ocean and underwater landscape, maritime history, marine wildlife, habitats and traditional cultures.