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Whidbey Island Garden Tour this weekend!

Whidbey Island Garden Tour and More this weekend! If you want to help benefit some great local organizations, you should take part in the Whidbey Island Garden Tour this weekend.  From their website:   “The proceeds from this year’s Garden Tour will … Continue reading

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Meerkerk Gardens approaching full bloom

Today was a great day to visit Meerkerk Gardens.  It was a sunny and warm day, so we headed to Meerkerk Gardens to take in the sights and enjoy the Mother’s Day Concert on the lawn.  Meerkerk Gardens is suffering … Continue reading

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The Whales are Back!

It is one of the first signs of spring in Puget Sound…the return of the gray whales to our waterways.  Whidbey Island’s first gray whale sighting of 2011 is now on record on the 3rd of March, courtesy of the … Continue reading

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Whidbey Island Events – January & February 2011

Whidbey Island has all sorts of fun events, year around.  We aren’t just a summer destination!  Here are some of the fun and interesting events happening on Whidbey Island for January and February 2011: Jan 21-22:  Whidbey Island Shanty Fest — Concerts and … Continue reading

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Tour of South Whidbey

Mike McQuaide has followed up his Tour of North Whidbey, which was featured in last month’s Seattle Times, with an equally excellent article in yesterday’s Seattle Times.  His writing is really enjoyable to read: Winter winds, waves add drama to the … Continue reading

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Dog Friendly Greenbank Farm

One of the largest off-leash dog areas on Whidbey Island is at Greenbank Farm, just north of the town of Greenbank, about halfway down Whidbey Island.  Greenbank Farm is owned by the Port of Coupeville, and is open to the public. The … Continue reading

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