2016 – 2017 Orcas Island Events

June 2016
June 17 – 18 Martin Lund’s One World Music Festival at Orcas Center June 18 Solstice Parade Celebration in Eastsound; beginning at 12 noon
June 25 – 26 Orcas Island Garden Tour Sponsor: OI Garden Club

July
July 2 Orcas Museum Historical Days Sponsor: Orcas Museum
July 2 Orcas Community Parade Sponsor: OI Chamber of Commerce
July 3 Deer Harbor Fireworks Sponsor: Bellport Deer Harbor Marina J
July 4 Eastsound Fireworks Sponsor: OI Chamber of Commerce
July 16 Olga Daze Celebration; 10am – 3pm Sponsor: Olga Community Club
July 23 6th Annual Cider & Mead Festival in Eastsound on the Village Green; 11 am – 4 pm

August
August 4 – 8 Doe Bay Fest Location: Doe Bay Resort
August 5 – 7 Orcas Fly-In Sponsor: EAA Chapter 937
August 13 Library Fair Sponsor: OI Public Library
August 4 – 20 Orcas Island Chamber Music Festival Sponsor: OI Chamber Music Festival
August 19 – 21 Orcas Island Artists’ Studio Tour Location: Various studios on Orcas

September
Sept 4 Steve Braun Memorial Triathlon Sponsor: Friends of Moran
Sept 5 – 7 Deer Harbor Wooden Boat Festival Sponsor: Deer Harbor Wooden Boat Foundation

October
Oct 7 – 10 Orcas Island Film Festival Location: Various venues on
Orcas Oct 8 – Nov 19 Indoor Farmers’ Market at Odd Fellows Hall; Saturdays, 11 am – 2 pm

November
Nov 25 Eastsound Art Walk Sponsor: OI Chamber of Commerce Nov (TBA) Holiday Festival of Arts Sponsor: OI Senior Center

December
Dec 2 Eastsound Holiday Celebration Sponsor: OI Chamber of Commerce
Dec 3 Library Holiday Tea Sponsor: Friends of the Library
Dec 3 & 4 Artisans’ Faire Location: Odd Fellows Hall Dec TBA Santa Ship at Deer Harbor Location: Deer Harbor

January 2017
January 1 Polar Bear Plunge at Cascade Lake Sponsor: OI Rowing Association
January 28 Orcas Island 25k Race at Moran State Park Sponsor: Rainshadow Running

February
February 4 Orcas Island 50k Race at Moran State Park Sponsor: Rainshadow Running

March
March (TBA) The Kindling’s WinterFest Sponsor: OI Community Church
March 25 Funhouse Science Fair at The Funhouse. Sponsor: The Funhouse

April
April 29 Bill Yarlott Fishing Derby at Cascade Lake Sponsor: Friends of Moran

May
May (TBA) Orcas Island Bird & Wildlife Festival Sponsor: OI Chamber of Commerce
May 6 – Sept 30 Farmers’ Market in Eastsound on the Village Green; Saturdays, 10 am – 3 pm [Oct – Nov] Farmers’ Market at Odd Fellows Hall; Saturdays, 11 am – 2 pm]
May 27 Orcas Pet Parade in Eastsound Sponsor: Kaleidoscope Daycare Center