San Juan Islands Holiday Celebrations

Enjoy tree lightings, artisan gift fairs, dining and lodging specials

November 22 through december 31

Twinkling lights welcome you to the San Juans this holiday season, as the islands celebrate with events all month long. Lopez, Orcas and San Juan Island celebrate the holidays with village tree lighting ceremonies, caroling, visits from Santa, holiday concerts and more. On all three islands, browse shops, galleries and bookstores for that perfect gift. Enjoy a special holiday meal and a cozy weekend stay at an island hotel or bed & breakfast inn.

Stay tuned for more events and specials as they are added:

Holiday Events
 

Friday Harbor/San Juan Island Events:

•  Nov. 9 - Dec. 3, Island Stage Left Presents "Annapurna"

•  Nov. 18 - Jan 6, WaterWorks Gallery - Tis the Season - Holiday Show

•  Nov. 22 - Jan. 7, A Place to Play - Holiday Drop off Camps

•  Nov. 24 - 25, San Juan Island Artisans Holiday Marketplace

•  Dec. 1, Island Lights Festival

•  Dec. 1, The Whale Museum - Holiday Open House

•  Dec. 2 - San Juan Community Theatre - Holiday Festival 2017

•  Dec. 1 - 3, Old-Fashioned Christmas Market - Friday Harbor Winterfest 2017

•  Dec. 10 - Lime Kiln Point State Park Holiday Celebration

•  Dec. 13 - 14, Sip & Shop - Holiday Shopping

•  Dec. 16, San Juan Community Theatre - Peter Pan

•  Dec. 16 - 17, Salish Sea Ballet presents Friday Harbor Nutcracker

•  Dec. 19 - 20, San Juan Community Theatre - San Juan Singers - The Seven Joys of Christmas

Lopez Island Events:

•  Nov. 24, Lopez Village Gathering & Holiday Lighting

•  Nov. 25,  Lopez Center for the Community & the Arts -Jingle Bell Dinner

•  Nov. 25, Lopez Pre-School Annual Holiday Bazaar

•  Dec. 2 -3, Lopez Islander Resort Annual Holiday Craft Fair

Orcas Island Events:

•  Nov. 24 - 25,  Orcas Center - The Olga Symphony, More or Less

•  Nov. 28, Orcas Senior Center - Holiday Festival of Arts

•  Dec. 1 - 2, A Celtic Christmas 

•  Dec. 1 - 31, Rosario Resort & Spa - Rosario Resort 7th Annual Festival of Trees

•  Dec. 2, Orcas Library Holiday Silver Tea

•  Dec. 2 - 3, Artisan's Faire at Odd Fellows Hall

• Dec. 1, Eastsound Holiday Celebration & Tree Lighting

•  Dec. 9 - 10,  Orcas Center - Orcas Choral Society Holiday Concert

•  Dec. 13 - 17, Orcas Center - A Christmas Carol

•  Dec. 20, Orcas Center - The Nutcracker

 

Lodging Specials
 

Orcas Island Holiday Lodging Specials:

•  Doe Bay Resort & Retreat - New Year’s Resolution Promo, Dec. 28 - Jan 2.

•  Doe Bay Resort & Retreat - New Year's Live Music Weekend Special, Dec. 30-31

•  Otters Pond B & B - Holiday Special, Dec. 28 - 31

 

Friday Harbor/San Juan Island Holiday Lodging Specials:

•  Friday Harbor House - Give Thanks in November, Nov. 1 - 30

•  Discovery Inn - Holiday Getaway, Nov. 11 - Dec. 31

•  Driftwood Farm Cottage - Holiday Cottage Special Third Night $100 Off, Nov. 22 - Dec. 31

•  Friday Harbor House - Holiday Spirit Getaway, Dec. 1 - 29

•  Island Inn at 123 West - Comfort & Joy, Nov. 12 - Jan. 2

•  Lakedale Resort at Three Lakes - It's a Log Cabin Holiday!, Nov. 1 - Dec. 28

•  Lakedale Resort at Three Lakes - Recipe for Romance!, Nov. 1 - Dec. 28

•  Lakedale Resort at Three Lakes - Go for the Groove on New Year's Eve!, Dec. 31

 

Restaurant & Other Specials
 

Holiday Restaurant, Specialty Foods, Wine Specials. Outdoor & Spa Specials:

 

Lopez Island:

•  New Year's Eve Dinner with Chef Nick Coffey, Dec. 31

 

Orcas Island:

•  The Mansion Restaurant at Rosario Resort - L'Ecole 41 Wine Dinner, Dec. 8

•  The Mansion Restaurant at Rosario Resort - Christmas Eve & Christmas Day Dinner, Dec. 24 - 25

•  The Mansion Restaurant at Rosario Resort - New Year's Eve Gala Seafood Buffet & Party & New Year's Day Brunch, Dec. 31- Jan. 1

 

Friday Harbor/San Juan Island:

•  Friday Harbor House Restaurant, Feast of the Seven Fishes, Dec. 24