2021-2022 Orcas Island Events

Below is a list of many Orcas Island “Perennial” Events. We update it monthly, so check back often. The Chamber’s Weekly Thursday Email Blast lists upcoming events. Check out the current newsletter via the link on our home page. Events can be canceled quickly – call us to confirm any event.

2021

We will update our 2021 calendar of events as the year unfolds.

Contact the Chamber or the sponsor for more information.

December 

Saturday, December 4, 1-3 pm. Library Holiday Tea.  Sponsor: Friends of the Library

Saturday, December 4, 3:30-5:00 pm. Eastsound Holiday Celebration and Tree Lighting. Sponsor: Orcas Island Chamber of Commerce

Saturdays, December 4 and 11 and Thursday, December 16. Orcas Choral Society Holiday Carols in Eastsound

2022

Check back often as Covid-19 issues may affect scheduling.

January

January 1. 11 am. New Year’s Hike at Moran State Park. Sponsor: WA State Parks. Information poster here.

CANCELED FOR 2022: January 1. Polar Bear Plunge at Cascade Lake. Sponsor: Orcas Island Rowing Association

February

March

Annual Music Advocacy Group Benefit Concert. High School Gym, Orcas Island Public School. https://oimag.org

Friends of the Library Book Sale. 10 am – 3 pm Sponsor: Friends of the Library

April (check websites for more information)

Eastsound Spring Regatta, Orcas Island Yacht Club Regatta

Saturday, April 23. Bill Yarlott Fishing Derby at Cascade Lake. Sponsor: Orcas Adventures. Recurs on 4th Saturday in April.

May

Saturdays, May 1-September 25 Farmers Market in Eastsound on the Village Green; 10 am – 3 pm.  Orcas Island Farmers Market 

Saturday, May  28 Orcas Pet Parade in Eastsound. Sponsor: Kaleidoscope Daycare Center. Recurs on the 4th Saturday in May.

June

Friday-Sunday, June 3-5. Orcas Island Lit Fest. Orcas Island Lit Fest

Saturdays until September 25 Farmers Market in Eastsound on the Village Green; 10 am – 2 pm.  Orcas Island Farmers Market 

TBA.  Solstice Parade. 

Saturday & Sunday in  June. Orcas Island Garden Tour. Website.

July

Saturdays until September 25 Farmers Market in Eastsound on the Village Green; 10 am – 2 pm.  Orcas Island Farmers Market 

Tentatively scheduled for 2022. Saturday, July 3, Deer Harbor Fireworks

Saturday, July 2, Community Parade, 12 noon, Sponsor: Orcas Island Chamber of Commerce

Monday, July 4, Lions Club Salmon BBQ, 1-7 pm @ Eastsound Fire Station.

Tentatively scheduled for 2022. Monday, July 4, Eastsound Fireworks, 10 pm, Sponsor: Orcas Island Chamber of Commerce

TBD. Laser Light Show at Mt. Baker Drive-In Theater. Ticket information found at OrcasCenter.org.

TBD. Cider and Mead Festival. 11 am – 4 pm.

August

Saturdays until September 25 Farmers Market in Eastsound on the Village Green; 10 am – 2 pm.  Orcas Island Farmers Market 

Orcas Island Fly-In @ Eastsound Airport

Classic Car Show; 10 am – 2 pm. Adjacent to the airport.

Check website. Doe Bay Fest. Location: Doe Bay Resort

Chamber Music Festival Chamber Music Festival

Library Fair at the library parking lot. Sponsor: Orcas Island Public Library

Orcas Island Artists’ Studio Tour. Location: Various studios on Orcas. Studio Tour Website

San Juan County Fair on Friday Harbor San Juan County Fair.

September

Thusday-Sunday  Orcas Island Jazz Festival  Orcas Island Jazz Festival

Deer Harbor Wooden Boat Rendezvous. Sponsor: Wooden Boat Society of the San Juans

Coming 2022  Imagine Arts and Music Festival

October

Friday-Sunday.  Orcas Island Farm Tours of the San Juans. Farm Tours of the San Juans

Thursday-Monday.  Orcas Island Film FestivalOrcas Island Film Fest

Monday, October 31. Halloween Trick or Treating in Eastsound. Call the Chamber of Commerce for more information: 360-376-2273

November

Saturday. Hops on the Rock: Orcas Island Beer FestHops On The Rocks 

Saturday-Sunday.  Round the County Sailboat Races. Sponsor: Round the County

Saturday, November 26. Small Business Saturday.