Langley: Island Shakespeare festival

Summertime brings us Island Shakespeare Festival — a fantastic island experience. This fabulous theater company brings us the amusement of Shakespeare in an outdoor theater at accessible pay-what-you-will prices. Be entertained while you’re surrounded by the big tent and the impressive evergreens of Whidbey Island. In rotating repertory for the 2023 season: July 21 – September … Read more

Langley: DjangoFest NW in September

September brings us DjangoFest NW. The is a world-class music event in the style of French-Romani jazz musician, Django Reinhardt, that you won’t want to miss. The talent of these performers is absolutely stunning and we look forward to this event every year. Whidbey Island Center for the Arts hosts this five day event showcasing … Read more

Freeland: Rocket Taco

Delicious and fresh, lunch or dinner right down the street? We are so lucky to have a yummy place in town called Rocket Taco. This bustling, family friendly dining choice in Freeland, WA has really taken off. You can satisfy your taco cravings at at their second location in Seattle, WA, too. Indoor, outdoor dining … Read more

Our Top 12 list

Deception Pass Bridge

Here are some of our favorite ways to spend time on Whidbey Island—in no particular order. Click any heading to open that destination’s website. It is hard to narrow down the choices so be sure to check out our blog for more ideas! Deception Pass State Park and Goose Rock Trail Deception Pass bridge is … Read more

Meerkerk Gardens: Spring Blooms

When you’re looking for quiet, woodland gardens to stroll, Meerkerk Gardens is there for you. Open 365 days a year, this park is filled with Rhododendron and other blooming beauties that will surely inspire you this spring and throughout the year. With two miles of trails to carry you though all the outdoor rooms and … Read more