Friday Harbor Film Festival

A festival of documentary films from around the Pacific Rim that entertain, inspire and enlighten

October 26 through 28th, 2018

The Friday Harbor Film Festival happens annually on San Juan Island in Washington State and features documentary films that Entertain – Inspire – Enlighten us about the the people, cultures and environment that make up the area known as the Pacific Rim. Four venues throughout downtown Friday Harbor are within walking distance from the ferry. See the whole lineup at

Tickets will be sold in the form of punch cards, enabling the holder to see a specified number of films on any of the three days of the Festival. Cards may be shared with family and friends. If you are looking for accommodations during the festival, check out our Friday Harbor Film Festival Specials.

Friday Harbor Film Festival is providing free weekend passes to all elementary, middle and high school students in Friday Harbor who want to attend. Any interested student may receive a free student wristband, which provides access to films shown during the festival. Elementary and Middle School students, accompanied by their parents/guardians, can pick up their wristbands at the Festival Office.

Kenmore Air will offer reduced rates to ALL islands beginning October 15. And, as the official airline for the Friday Harbor Film Festival, Kenmore passengers will receive a 10% discount on the cost of Friday Harbor Film Festival tickets as well as a reusable stainless steel water bottle.