Orcas Island Historical Day, Fair & Parade: Eastsound Washington


Orcas Historical Day Fair & Parade

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. Read More

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. This year the museum's events take place on July 1st, 2017.

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.

Find more information on the Orcas Island Historical Museum website.

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