Savor the San Juans
Last October's month-long Savor the San Juans was a great success! Plan to join us this coming October for our 7th Annual event, which will be even bigger and better than last year, as described below!
Come savor the San Juans during the entire month of October when our 6th Annual ‘Savor San Juans – A Medley of Food, Art & Culture’ takes place. This month-long, movable feast for the senses pulls together all of the elements of a memorable post-summer vacation getaway, including winemaker's dinners, harvest festivals, farm events, and specials at some of the finest lodgings and restaurants in the “gourmet archipelago.” You’ll find events and specials below.
- A Culinary Celebration, 3-Course Dinners for $30-$35, Oct. 1-31, Lopez/Orcas/San Juan Islands (see below)
- The Great Island Grown Festival - Celebrating Farms & Food, Oct. 3-13, Lopez/Orcas/San Juan Islands (see below)
- Oktoberfest, Friday Harbor/San Juan Island, Oct. 5
- ARTSTOCK, Friday Harbor/San Juan Island, Oct. 5-6
- Friday Harbor Film Festival, Friday Harbor/San Juan Island, Oct. 11-13
- Farmers' Markets on Orcas & San Juan Islands, Saturdays
"Savor" our Culinary Celebration 3-Course Dinners for $30-$35 and Other October Specials
Savor 3-course dinner specials for $30-$35 at several restaurants on all three islands October 1-31. In addition, many restaurants will offer themed dinners including winemaker's dinners, farm-to-fork feasts, etc. Please check back as new specials will be added. Be sure to check restaurant websites for hours and evenings open.
• The Bay - 3-course dinner for $35, Wed.-Sun.
• Jones Family Farm - 5-course "Farms to Feast: Tour & Dine" at Jones Family Farms for $80
• Lopez Islander Resort - 4-course dinner for $30
• Deer Harbor Inn - 4-course dinner for $30-$35, nightly
• Doe Bay Cafe - 3-course dinner for $35, Fri.-Mon.
• Doe Bay Cafe - Wine Dinner for $75 dinner / $25 wine pairing, Oct. 27
• Inn at Ship Bay - 3-course dinner for $35, Tues.-Sun.
• Inn at Ship Bay - Wine Makers Dinner - Celebrate Harvest with Cadence Winery for $90, Oct. 23
• New Leaf Cafe at Outlook Inn - 5-course "Island Harvest Pop-up Dinner" for $100, Oct. 12
Friday Harbor/San Juan Island
• The Bluff Restaurant at Friday Harbor House - 3-course dinner for $35, Wed.-Sun. 6:00-9:00 p.m.
• The Bluff Restaurant at Friday Harbor House - Savor Sunday Bites at the Bluff under $10, Sun. 5:00-9:00 p.m.
• Cask & Schooner Public House & Restaurant - 'Savor the Sea’ Whale/Wildlife Tour & Good Grub for $99
• Coho Restaurant - Chef’s Tasting Special, Tues.-Sat.
• Coho Restaurant - Winemaker Dinner, October 11
• Coho Restaurant - 3-Course Dinner Plus Bottle of Wine for $70, Tues.-Sat., 5:00-5:45 p.m.
• Duck Soup Inn - 3-course dinner for $35, Fri.-Sun.
• San Juan Island Cheese - Cheese & Wine Tasting for $25, Oct. 25
• Vinny's - 3-course dinner for $30/$35, nightly
"Savor" The Great Island Grown Festival ~ Celebrating Farms & Food
Enjoy the following farm fests and feasts, parades, cooking classes, barn and hatchery tours, educational workshops and more from October 3-13.
• Evening Meals at School, Oct. 3
• Lopez on the Halfshell, Oct. 4
• Home Grown Watercolor Weekend, Oct. 11-12
• Farm History Walk, Oct. 13
• Make a Paddock Paradise, Oct. 1
• Going Whole Hog at Red Rabbit Farm, Oct. 6
• Island Harvest Pop-up Dinner, Oct. 12
Friday Harbor/San Juan Island
• Make a Paradise Paddock, Oct. 1
• Friday Harbor Fall Farm Parade, Oct. 5
• Brickworks Island Harvest Chili Cook-off, Oct. 5
• Farms & Forks: A Bike & Gastronomic Tour, Oct. 6
• Tour the Fields, Taste the Feast, Oct. 11
'Savor' Lodging & Moorage Specials
Savoring the San Juans also means quiet, peaceful slumbers in cozy rooms or in a secure moorage on your boat in quaint Friday Harbor during the entire month of October unless otherwise noted. Watch for new specials here!
• Bay House & Garden Cottages - Savory 2 for 1 Special
• Lopez Islander Resort - Savor the San Juans Moorage & Lodging Special
• View Cabin on Lopez - Relax and Savor the Sunset
• Boardwalk on the Water - Savor the San Juans - Fall is Beautiful
• Doe Bay Resort and Retreat - Savor the San Juans Lodging Special
• North Beach Inn - Savor the Romance
• Pebble Cove Farm - Savor Special in October
• SeaStar Lodging on Orcas - Savor the Views
• Vintage Island Vacations - Savor the San Juans with the Ultimate Glamping Getaway!
Friday Harbor/San Juan Island
• Argyle House Bed and Breakfast - Savor the San Juans at Argyle House
• Bird Rock Hotel - Savor Sneak Away Special
• Courtyard Suites - Savor the Savings
• Discovery Inn - Savor the San Juans - Fabulous Fall Frenzy
• Driftwood Farm Cottage - Savor the San Juans Special $100 Off
• Earthbox Inn & Spa - $99 Early-Week Savor Special
• Friday Harbor House - Savor the Savings 20% Off
• Friday Harbor Suites - October Special - Oktoberfest "Savor the Suites"
• Inn to the Woods - Savor the San Juans Special
• Island Inn at 123 West - Savor the Slow and the San Juans
• Kirk House Bed & Breakfast - Savor the Harvest Getaway
• Lakedale Resort at Three Lakes - Savor the San Juans Promotion 15% Discount
• Roche Harbor Resort - Savor the San Juans Special & Package
• Port of Friday Harbor - Savor the San Juans Free Moorage Special
• Tucker House Inn - Octoberfest German Beer and Wine dinner – Oct. 4
• Tucker House Inn - Sup, Sip, and Sleep Winemaker Dinner – Oct. 11
• Wharfside B & B - Savor Special in October - 2nd Night 50% Off
• Wildwood Manor Bed & Breakfast - Savor Island Fall Getaway Lodging Special
'Savor' Our Cultural Offerings
From an art market and gallery exhibits, to cooking classes, theater, film, music and ghost stories, October is a great month to savor the cultural offerings in the San Juans.
• October Savor Specials, Afterglow Spa at Roche Harbor, Oct. 1-30, Friday Harbor/San Juan Island
• Days of Wine and Roses, Lavendera Massage & San Juan Vineyards, Oct. 1-31, Friday Harbor/SJI
• Orcas Horns, Orcas Center, Oct. 5, Orcas Island
• ARTSTOCK, Oct. 5-6, Friday Harbor/San Juan Island
• Elemental Senses, WaterWorks Gallery, Oct. 5-26, Friday Harbor/San Juan Island
• Enchanted Forest Cabaret, Orcas Center, Oct. 10-19, Orcas Island
• Friday Harbor Film Festival, Oct. 11-13, Friday Harbor/San Juan Island
• Cooking Class on the Catalyst, Oct. 18-20 and Oct. 25-27, Friday Harbor/San Juan Island
• Fall Forest Fungi Foray, Oct. 26-27, Friday Harbor/San Juan Island
• Ghosts Among Us, Oct. 30, Friday Harbor/San Juan Island
'Savor' the Outdoors Specials
Watch for whale and wildlife tour specials, a wine pairing & tapas evening cruise, and other outdoors events during the month of October here.
• October Savor "Clip-Clop" Special, Friday Harbor/San Juan Island, Oct. 1-31
• Orcas Island Trail Rides 15% Off, Orcas Island, Oct. 1-31
• 3rd Day Free Sale at M & W Auto Rentals, Friday Harbor/San Juan Island, Oct. 1-31
• 'Savor the Sea’ Whale/Wildlife Tour & Good Grub, Friday Harbor/San Juan Island, Oct. 1-31
• Savor the Fall Beauty of San Juan at Susie's Mopeds, Friday Harbor/San Juan Island, Oct. 1-31
• Soar & Explore San Juan Island EverGreen Escapes Kayak & Seaplane, Friday Harbor/SJI, Oct. 1-31
• Soar & Explore Savor Special on Kenmore Air, Friday Harbor/San Juan Island, Oct. 1-31
• Wine Pairing & Tapas Evening Cruise on Pacific Catalyst II, Friday Harbor/San Juan Island, Oct. 11,12,13
Find all fall events on our Events Calendar