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

Freeland: Greenbank Cidery & The Braeburn Wiener Wagon

Cheers to Greenbank Cidery and Taproom! Delicious drinks in a large rustic barn and lots of outdoor seating with fire pits. Indulge in Whidbey farm-based hard ciders, ales or many delicious non-alcoholic brews. Take some time and relax in this old farm setting and enjoy various hosted events such as game nights and live music. … Read more

Independence Day Celebrations on Whidbey

You can celebrate Independence Day all week long on Whidbey! Start with thrills at the Oak Harbor carnival that is in town for 10 days: June 28- July 7 at Windjammer Park. More information here: https://www.oakharborchamber.com/community-events/ Our personal favorite…. Celebrate America at Freeland Park is back on July 3rd! This event is walking distance to … Read more

Coupeville: The oystercatcher

food at The Oystercatcher

Excellent dining is a rare thing, but at The Oystercatcher you’ll experience fabulous Pacific Northwest dining at its best. Where should you go for a delicious dinner on Whidbey Island? This highly seasonal, highly local restaurant is a the perfect place to celebrate your island time or a special anniversary or birthday. Imagine wild Alaskan … Read more

Coupeville: Musselfest in March 2024

Celebrating the bold, briny and blue in Coupeville’s Historic Waterfront since 1986. Join in the fun with our extra delicious and amazing Penn Cove Mussels, March 2 & 3, 2024. The line up includes: the Mussel Mingle, Chowder Tastings, Boat Tours, Live Music, Beer Gardens, Food Vendors, Chef Demos, Kid’s Activities and the Mussel Eating … Read more

Coupeville: Price Sculpture Forest

A walk in nature and fun for all ages. Visit Price Sculpture forest, an outdoor interactive museum where you are encouraged to wander the trails, investigate outdoor art, and be immersed in the natural world. The exhibits just might bring out your creative, playful side and you’ll know exactly what you are looking at as … Read more