San Juan Island, WA really does have something for everyone. Whether you’re looking to get out and enjoy the fall weather and some live music, or you’d rather shop and eat, there are island specials for you here!
Many restaurants, homes, farms, winemakers and more are participating in the annual “Save the San Juans” themed event. Mikes Cafe & Wine Bar has a vegan harvest and special h’dourves and dinners, and many other events occur throughout October as well:
Oktoberfest – On Saturday, Oct. 11 from 5:00 – 10:00pm, you can enjoy this annual family event that features San Juan’s original Blaskapelle Oompah Orchestra, a Bavarian menu, drinks, professional polka instruction and activities for the kids. Oktoberfest is always free for children, and this year is free for anyone in costume as well!
San Juan Vineyards Savor the San Juans Dinner – You’re invited to join San Juan Vineyards for their 7th annual wine dinner at Coho Restaurant on Friday, Oct. 17 at 6:00pm. With six courses and five wines served for wine pairing, this is a night food and wine connoisseurs won’t want to miss.
Canoe and kayaking picnic lunches are available!
Farm Tour and Distillation Demo – Saturdays in October provide a chance for a guided tour of the Pelindaba Lavender Farm. From cultivation and harvesting to essential oil distillation, you will see first hand how lavender is produced and you’ll learn about the many and surprising uses of lavender. For an educational outing that’s interesting and unique, consider touring Pelindaba this Saturday.
Whether you’re on San Juan Island for the weekend, a month or more, San Juan Islands Vacation Homes has the private vacation rental homes you’ve been looking for with affordable rates and specials you’ll love. To relax and take some much deserved, autumn time off, reserve your San Juan Island vacation home today!