Inspiring Works From Rural Farms, Forests, & Charming Villages on the Salish Sea

Deck the Walls – Holiday Gift Show at Orcas Center

Orcas Center 917 Mt Baker Rd, Eastsound, WA

November 18-December 15th. Orcas Center is hosting Deck the Halls with handmade gifts for the Holidays, opening Friday November 18th and open through December 15th as a month-long shopping stop for Orcas made gift and decorative items. Stop in the view and shop during box office hours or in advance of the wonderful concerts and […]

Island Makers Tasting Pop-up at Orcas Island Market

Orcas Island Market 469 Market St Suite B, Eastsound, WA

Get a taste of the Holidays at Island Market on Friday, December 2nd, 11am - 4pm,  with samples by popular Island product makers.   Special discounts available!   Featured companies include: Girl Meets Dirt San Juan Sea Salt Local Goods Orcas Island Winery Orcas Wine Co. Scalibut Cakes  

Orcas Island Winery – Solstice Mercantile

Orcas Island Winery 2371 Crow Valley Road, Eastsound, WA

December 3rd-4th. Orcas Island Winery is hosting The Solstice Mercantile fair at its modern farmhouse tasting room and grounds in Crow Valley as a local artisans fair with wine and food. In its second year, this is a fun gathering of goods enjoyed by the entire  community. The winery also hosts concerts, art shows and workshops […]

Holiday Bazzar at the Legion

Orcas American Legion 793 Crescent Beach Dr, Eastsound

Handmade gifts and holiday decorations plus a soup kitchen make this annual event a popular shopping and community gathering.

Art at the Grange

Lopez Island Grange 452 Richardson Rd, Lopez Island, WA

Art at the Grange! Please join us for beautiful holiday arts, crafts, refreshments, and of course a good dose of holiday spirit! Lopez Island Grange. Saturday and Sunday, December 3rd and 4th, 10-3.   Linda Ann Vorobik: Botanical art & hand-painted silk scarves and wall hangings. Terri Roush: Fused glass & roasted coffee. Island Fibers: […]

Warm Valley Winter Faire

Warm Valley Farm and Warm Valley Orchard 7483 Orcas Rd & 124 Warm Valley Orcard Ln, Orcas, WA

December 3rd-4th. Warm Valley Farm and Warm Valley Orchard are countryside neighbors opening their farm stand and studio doors for a Winter Faire. WVO’s homestead maker studio features farm-grown yarns that are hand spun and woven into beautiful fiber products by Maria Nutt  and Faire includes guest artisans Island Knits and Ravenswood Art ( on […]

Library Holiday Tea and Crafts

Orcas Public Library 500 Rose St, Eastsound, WA

December 3rd. The charming annual Library Holiday Tea is a treasured Village event, held on Saturday, December 3rd this year, 1-4pm. Tea and cookies in main library with family-friendly crafts in the children’s library. 500 Rose St, Eastsound. See more at www.orcaslibrary.org

Orcas Winter Artisans Market

Oddfellows Hall, Eastsound WA 112 Haven Rd, Eastsound, WA 98245, Eastsound, WA

December 9th-11th. Oddfellows Hall comes alive again with the new Winter Artisan Market featuring three events that carry on the much-loved village tradition of maker pop-up sales at the historic waterfront Hall.   OpenSaturday, 10-3 and Sunday, 11-4, the historic hall throws open its doors for the full Artisan Market with artists and artisans from […]

Free – $45

Winter Night Market

Oddfellows Hall, Eastsound WA 112 Haven Rd, Eastsound, WA 98245, Eastsound, WA

Lively evening Market opens its doors at 5pm with full artisan fair plus dinner and beverage options and music. $25 Cover ticket required and includes $15 in Market bucks. Register in advance online, and pre-order food, at sanjuanmakersguild.com/night

Young Makers Fair at Orcas Library

Orcas Public Library 500 Rose St, Eastsound, WA

December 11th. Orcas Public Library hosts the Childrens’ Holiday Market, a very popular annual kids show of handmade gift and holiday items. Open 12-2pm. 500 Rose St, Eastsound. See more at www.orcaslibrary.org

Makers Guild Visioning Circle – Lopez

Lopez Library 2225 Fisherman Bay Rd, Lopez Island, WA

The county wide Makers Guild is meeting up at the Lopez Center to share news about the Guild and to listen to community ideas for how the Guild can best be of service on Lopez. In advance, click on this listing and please fill out the short idea-share form here. We invite your input!

Makers Guild Visioning Circle – San Juan Island

San Juan Island Grange 152 First St N, Friday Harbor

The county wide Makers Guild is meeting up at the San Juan Island Grange to share news about the Guild and to listen to community ideas for how the Guild can best be of service on San Juan. In advance, click on this listing and please fill out the short idea-share form here. We invite […]