Hops on the Rock

Hops on the Rock is a celebration of craft beer, cider, wine, and the stunning beauty of Orcas Island. It’s typically held in mid-November, drawing in locals and tourists alike for a day of delicious tastings, live music, and island vibes.

A diverse selection of beverages

Over 25 breweries, cideries, and wineries participate, showcasing a wide range of styles and flavors. From hoppy IPAs to crisp pilsners, refreshing ciders to bold reds and whites, there’s something for every palate.

Live music:

Local bands set the festive tone with upbeat tunes, creating a lively atmosphere to enjoy your drinks and company.

Food trucks and vendors

Satisfy your hunger with a variety of food options, from savory snacks to hearty meals. Local vendors offer delicious bites to complement your beer tastings.

Gorgeous scenery

The festival takes place in Eastsound, the main village on Orcas Island, with stunning views of the surrounding harbor and mountains. It’s a picturesque setting to sip on a beer and soak in the island atmosphere.