Orcas Historical Day Parade and Fair is a fun way to step back into the islands past. Learn from craftsmen using historically accurate techniques. Munch on tasty old timey treats. Kids and adults alike will find plenty of interest here.
Organization: Orcas Island Historical Museum
Date: 07/06/2013 update info
Time: 11:00:00 AM - 3:00:00 PM
Event Cost: Free
Venue: Orcas Island in Orcas Island,WA
Contact: Orcas Island Historical Museum
Phone: (360) 376-4849
We hope you will join us to enjoy our annual Historical Day Fair at the Village Green in Eastsound, from 11am to 3pm. The Historical Day Parade (sponsored by the Orcas Chamber of Commerce) will commence at Noon. Come enjoy a summer afternoon with great food and the lively music.
When is the Orcas Historical Day Fair?
Held near the Fourth of July this is a great way to appreciate our nations past. Discover historic games, dances and crafts. The festivities start in the morning with an elaborate parade. After the parade, wander over to the village green for the fair. The Fair is full of all kinds of vendors and activities.
Where is the Orcas Historical Day Fair?
The Parade and Fair both take place in downtown Eastsound on Orcas Island. The bright and open village green in this small friendly town is a perfect spot for this event.
How much does the Orcas Historical Day Fair cost?
The parade and fair are both free to watch and visit. Bring some pocket money for food, art and maybe a freshly knit sock.
- Watch the bicycle powered smoothie machine, then try a smoothie!
- Pick up some handmade crafts.
- Enjoy a slice of Fresh pie.
What else should I know about the Orcas Historical Day Fair?
The parade and fair started as a way to raise awareness of the Orcas Island Historical Museum, and its goals. The daylong fiesta has become a popular event for locals and visitors alike. The competition can reach a friendly, but high pitch, for best float.