Orcas Island offers an abundance of natural beauty, as well as a sophisticated mix of arts, culture and great food. The variety of possibilities will make your visit a special one, whether you are visiting for the first time, or you come to the island each year.

Orcas is home to 5000-acre Moran State Park, which features lakes, hiking trails, and public campgrounds. In Moran you will also find Mt. Constitution – the highest peak in the islands, reaching 2,400 feet in elevation. A hike, drive, or bike ride to the top reveals a 360-degree marine view of the San Juan’s and beyond.

Artistic and cultural offerings include our historical museum, performing arts center, public library, and old-fashioned movie theatre. There are many artisans’ shops and studios, featuring local pottery, fine arts, jewelry, textiles, and hand-made furniture and crafts. You can also explore our Saturday Farmer’s Market in Eastsound’s Village Square.

LOCAL EVENTS AND RESTAURANTS Whether you are visiting the island for a few days or staying for a few weeks, there are many fun events happening on Orcas Island, as well as a delicious variety of restaurants and eateries.  For a full list of events and dining options, please visit the Orcas Island Chamber of Commerce site.


September 25. Sunday, 8 – 12 pm. Pancake Breakfast at the American Legion. 793 Crescent Beach Dr.

Thursday & Friday, Sept. 29 & 30. Orcas Island Farm Tours of the San Juans. Farm Tours of the San Juans


Saturday, October 1, 12:30 pm – 3 pm. Friends of the San Juans Annual Meeting on Orcas. Website for more info.

Saturday & Sunday, October 1 & 2. Orcas Island Farm Tours of the San Juans. Farm Tours of the San Juans

Thursday – Monday, October 6 – 10. Orcas Island Film FestivalOrcas Island Film Fest

October 31. Monday. Halloween Trick or Treating in Eastsound. Call the Chamber of Commerce for more information: 360-376-2273


Saturday, November 12. Hops on the Rock: Orcas Island Beer FestHops On The Rocks 

Saturday – Sunday.  Round the County Sailboat Races. Sponsor: Round the County

November 26. Saturday. Small Business Saturday.


December 3. Saturday, 1 – 3 pm. Library Holiday Tea.  Sponsor: Friends of the Library

December 3. Saturday, 3:30 – 5:00 pm. Eastsound Holiday Celebration and Tree Lighting. Sponsor: Orcas Island Chamber of Commerce

Saturdays, December 4 and 11 and Thursday, December 16. Orcas Choral Society Holiday Carols in Eastsound

Orcas Island Market
469 Market Street
Eastsound, WA 98245
Phone: (360) 376-6000

Mailing Address:
PO Box 186
Eastsound, WA 98245

7 am- 9 pm, Every Day