A Home On The Harbor

Farm Stands and Markets on Whidbey

radishes

Many of our neighbors on Whidbey Island are farmers. Nothing is finer than stopping by their farm to get the freshest produce for your island stay! Whidbey Island is home to many kinds of farms from the reddest strawberries to award winning sheeps milk cheese to golden honey. Here are our tips to find your … Read more

Musselfest in March

Penn Cove Musselfest

We are big fans of Whidbey Island’s Penn Cove Mussels and it looks like we aren’t the only ones! In March, we get a chance to go mad over mussels. Penn Cove Musselfest! March 7 & 8, 2020 Historic Coupeville, WA on Whidbey Island.   This event is brimming with chowder tasting contests located at … Read more

February: Chocolate, Wine, and More on Whidbey Island

Red Wine

February is a great month to visit Whidbey Island, WA. Many people come here in the winter to relax, escape the crowds and reconnect. Bird watching, cozy nights by the fire, and warm coffee shops are all part of the winter experience. Valentine’s Day is a great excuse to book a weekend away with your … Read more

Diving Into Mussels

On Whidbey Island we have our very own shellfish farm called Penn Cove Shellfish. These pristine little shellfish are so fresh and so yummy. You can find Penn Cove mussels, clams, and oysters at many of the local restaurants on Whidbey Island and you’ll find them prepared in a variety of delicious ways.     … Read more

Valentine’s Day: A Special Weekend On Whidbey

Red Wine & Chocolate

This Valentine’s day, make a romantic weekend of it and bring your special someone to Whidbey Island for a heart-filled getaway. The island charm and sense of getaway is sure to work magic into your relationship. Whidbey Island has some great events planned to make your weekend extra sweet.   Red Wine & Chocolate Yes, … Read more