Tag Archives: Oak Harbor

It’s a busy weekend ahead! Holiday Events on Whidbey Island

There are lots of great activities this holiday season on Whidbey Island.  Get out and enjoy and support our local businesses while you are out there! Dec 2 & 3 – Big Brothers & Big Sisters Festival of Trees – Black … Continue reading

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Sea Battles in Penn Cove!

Ahoy mateys, thar be a mighty battle brewin` in th` seas o` Penn Cove next high tide’ an’ Sundee.    Hawaiian Chieftain under sail. Photo by Grays Harbor Historical Seaport Authority Th’ Lady Washington an’ th’ Hawaiian Chieftain be raisin’ the’r sails an’ … Continue reading

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Another big weekend ahead on Whidbey Island!

 Just a quick post of a couple of fun, family oriented events going on this weekend on North Whidbey Island.  Saturday, August 13, 2011 – North Whidbey Car Show – Windjammer Park, Oak Harbor We are the premiere Auto show in … Continue reading

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Summer Events for Whidbey Island

Summer Events for Whidbey Island I’m late with my summer calendar of events, but here are the events for the next few months: June 6/11-12  San Juan 24 North American Championship – Oak Harbor Yacht Club 6/18 Beachcombers Bazaar – Oak Harbor … Continue reading

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Oak Harbor Farmer’s Market is Open for the Season!

The Oak Harbor Farmer’s Market is open every Thursday through September The Oak Harbor Public Market (most people call it the “Farmer’s Market”) has opened for the season, with the first market held last Thursday the 19th of May.  It … Continue reading

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Whidbey Island Wins Best of the Northwest Escapes!

Whidbey Island – The Best Island Getaway – in Evening Magazine’s Best of the Northwest Escapes! Two weeks ago I told you about some of the exciting things that had just happened on Whidbey Island, and that I was excited to hear what the … Continue reading

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Holland Happenings

It is finally the big weekend here in Oak Harbor!  The official welcome to Spring, and the unofficial kickoff to our seasonal visitors.  There is a lot to see and do, beginning with the Family Carnival today (Friday, Apr 29th, 2011), and … Continue reading

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Whidbey Island – Upcoming Events for April & May, 2011

There are a lot of fun family events coming up in the next couple of months here on Whidbey Island.  The weather is great, and it is time to enjoy the outdoor activities that Whidbey Island is famous for.   (updated 4/14) 4/18-19 … Continue reading

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Whidbey Island – Upcoming Events

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 February, March, and April, 2011: Jan 28 – Feb 13:  “The Philadelphia … Continue reading

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The Eagles of Whidbey Island

We have a large and healthy population of eagles on Whidbey Island.  I was reminded of this the other day as I drove through town, and saw a pair of eagles flying in lazy circles above our Chamber of Commerce office … Continue reading

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