2021-2022 Orcas Island Events

Due to the uncertainty of the Covid-19 pandemic, please be advised that schedules will change. We will try to update the info below.

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.


***We will update our 2021 calendar of events as the year unfolds. Contact the Chamber or the sponsor for more information***


Saturday, April 3. 10 am – 12 noon. Easter Treats in your car at Orcas Elementary Public School.

Check Festival website for updates on scheduling. Orcas Island Literary Festival. Website

Check their website for schedule updates. SAFE San Juans 5K at Orcas Athletics in Eastsound. Website

Saturday & Sunday, April 24 – 25. East Sound Spring Regatta, Orcas Island Yacht Club Regatta

Awaiting information from sponsor. Bill Yarlott Fishing Derby at Cascade Lake. Sponsor: Orcas Adventures. Recurs on 4th Saturday in April.


Date Uncertain. Farmers Market in Eastsound on the Village Green; Saturdays, (10 am – 1 pm).  Orcas Island Farmers Market 

Not currently scheduled for 2021. Orcas Pet Parade in Eastsound. Sponsor: Kaleidoscope Daycare Center. Recurs on the 4th Saturday in May.


Canceled for 2021. Solstice Parade. 

Saturday & Sunday, June 26 & 27. Orcas Island Garden Tour. Website.


Status Uncertain for 2021. Saturday, July 3, Deer Harbor Fireworks

Status Uncertain for 2021. Saturday, July 3, Community Parade, 12 noon, Sponsor: Orcas Island Chamber of Commerce

Status Uncertain for 2021. Sunday, July 4, Lions Club Salmon BBQ, 1-7 pm @ Eastsound Fire Station.

Status Uncertain for 2021. Sunday, July 4, Eastsound Fireworks, 10 pm, Sponsor: Orcas Island Chamber of Commerce

Status Uncertain for 2021. Sundays, (TBD) Music on the Village Green Series. 

Status Uncertain for 2021. Cider and Mead Festival. 11 am – 4 pm.


Status Uncertain for 2021. Orcas Island Fly-In @ Eastsound Airport

Status Uncertain for 2021. Classic Car Show; 10 am – 2 pm. Adjacent to the airport.

Status Uncertain for 2021. Check website. Doe Bay Fest. Location: Doe Bay Resort

Status Uncertain for 2021. Chamber Music Festival Chamber Music Festival

Status Uncertain for 2021. Library Fair. Sponsor: Orcas Island Public Library

Friday – Sunday, August 13 – 15. Orcas Island Artists’ Studio Tour. Location: Various studios on Orcas. Studio Tour Website

Status Uncertain for 2021. San Juan County Fair on Friday Harbor San Juan County Fair.

Status Uncertain for 2021.Orcas Island Jazz Festival  Orcas Island Jazz Festival


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

Imagine Arts and Music Festival  Imagine Arts and Music Festival


Orcas Island Film Festival. Virtual Cinema available at  Orcas Island Film Fest

Indoor Farmers’ Market.  Orcas Island Farmers Market

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


Status Uncertain for 2021. Hops on the Rock: Orcas Island Beer FestHops On The Rocks 

Awaiting dates for 2021.  Round the County Sailboat Races. Sponsor: Round the County

Saturday, November 27. Small Business Saturday.


Eastsound Holiday Celebration and Tree Lighting. Sponsor: Orcas Island Chamber of Commerce

Library Holiday Tea; 1-4 pm. Sponsor: Friends of the Library

Artisan’s Faire. The first weekend in December. Contact: 360-298-2202. At Odd Fellows Hall

Orcas Choral Society Holiday Concert. Orcas Center. View Event

Lions Santa Ship at Orcas Ferry Landing, 11:30 am.

Orcas Community Band Holiday Concert. 3 pm. Orcas Center. View Event

“Leaves of Gold” concert. Rosario Music Room

Christmas Jazz Festival. Rosario Music Room



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

Orcas Island 25k Race at Moran State Park. Sponsor: Rainshadow Running


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

Orcas Island 100 mile race at Moran State Park. Sponsor: Rainshadow Running


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