Today On Orcas Island

Orcas Island High School Graduation Events
Livestreams will be posted at
Virtual Celebration of Success –
June 11th at 10:00am
Graduation –
June 12th at 2:00pm
Graduation will take place live and in person this year, but will limited to families and invited guests of the graduates.  The ceremony will be livestreamed and a Graduation Parade will follow around 3:30pm through Eastsound.

Bioluminescence Night Kayaking
June 11-13th at 10:00pm at Deer Harbor Marina
Summer plankton concentrations create a magical, glowing display as our paddles create swirls of blue-green sparkling water in the dark. Limited space-these tours fill fast. Morning, afternoon, and picnic tours continue, as well. Reservations can be made by calling 360-376-4699 or visiting

Orcas Island Farmers Market
Saturdays from 10:00am-3:00pm at the Village Green
Come shop local vendors for produce, food, artisan crafts, and more!  There are many new vendors joining us for the 2021 season, and the newest update is that we are able to accept EBT Snap benefits for payment!

Saturday Storytime with Orcas Island Library

Saturdays from 11:00-11:30am at the Village Green, Weather Permitting
Join us as the weather gets nicer for outdoor storytime!  Social distancing and face masks for participants 2 years and up.

Orcas Montessori New Enrollment Open House
June 12th from 10:00am-12:00pm
Come see our school, meet our staff and learn about our program!

Some restaurants are open for social distance dining and others are continuing with take-out/delivery options. Plan to call ahead to confirm that they are open, but we encourage supporting the small businesses in our community during this time, if you are able! This includes boutiques and other shops across the county.

BUSINESSES THAT ARE OPEN IN SOME CAPACITY: Call to confirm specific dine-in, take-out, curbside or delivery information.

  • Island Market
  • Orcas Food Co-op
  • Island Hardware
  • Orcas Island Library
  • Lorna’s Nursery
  • Darvill’s Bookstore
  • Orcas Island Pottery
  • The Cottage Gift Shop
  • Tres Fabu
  • Orcas Events
  • Eco Cleaners
  • Morning Star Farm
  • Eastsound Liquor & Wine
  • Orcas Village Store
  • Printshop Northwest
  • Omari Beauty Bar
  • Orcas Arts & Gifts
  • Axe & Wedge
  • Warm Valley Orchard Studio & Farm Stand
  • Orcas Auto Tech
  • Pawki’s Pet Store
  • Monkey Puzzle
  • Omari Beauty Bar
  • Olga Artworks
  • Salish Real Estate
  • Sequel
  • Madrona Point Insurance
  • Olgas
  • Girl Meets Dirt
  • Material Wit
  • Clever Cow Creamery
  • Matthew’s Smokehouse & Deli at Deer Harbor Inn
  • Wild Island
  • The Kitchen
  • Catkin Cafe
  • Roses Bakery & Cafe
  • Clever Cow Creamery
  • Country Corner
  • Brown Bear Baking
  • Deer Harbor Inn
  • Luna’s Cafe & Three Sisters Bakery
  • Island Hoppin’ Brewery
  • Boathouse Ciderworks
  • White Horse Pub
  • Enzo’s Caffee & Gelateria
  • Madrona Bar & Grill
  • The Inn at Ship Bay
  • Outlook Inn
  • New Leaf Cafe
  • The Lower Tavern
  • Voyager Sandwiches & Seafood
  • Mijitas
  • Orcas Hotel
  • Doe Bay Wine Co.
  • The Sugar Shack at Cascade Lake
  • Orcas Island Winery
  • Orcas Island Distillery
  • Peace & Plenty Flower Farm
  • Darvill’s Coffee Bar
  • Island Pie

We are doing our best to keep our list and current information updated. If you know of any other promotions being run by local businesses, please reach out to and watch here for more updates!

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Local Representatives
District 1: Christine Minney Website
District 2: Cindy Wolf Website
District 3: Jamie Stephens Website
State Representatives
Debra Lekanoff (40th Rep. #1) Website
Alex Ramel (40th Rep. #2) Website
Liz Lovelett (40th Sen.) Website
Federal Representatives
Rick Larsen (2nd Rep.) Website
Maria Cantwell (US Sen.) Website
Patty Murray (US Sen.) Website
City & Community Services
County Contacts
County Clerk (360) 378-2163
San Juan County District Court (360) 378-4017
San Juan County Sheriff’s Office (360) 378-4151
Orcas Island Public Library (360) 376-4985
OISD Library (360) 376-1514
Orcas Public Schools
Orcas Island School District (360) 376-2284
Senior Center (360) 376-2677
Orcas Island Chamber of Commerce (360) 376-2273
Emergency Services
Orcas Island Fire Dept (360) 376-2331
Island’s Sounder (360) 376-4500