Oak Harbor’s Old Fashioned Fourth of July on Washington’s Whidbey Island has been recognized among the Top 10 Fourth of July Festivals nationwide by USA Today’s 10Best.com. As the only Northwest town on the list, Oak Harbor’s Old Fashioned Fourth comes in at #7. More information and the full list of winners is here.
An old-fashioned Fourth of July on scenic Whidbey Island is a family-friendly Fourth of July Celebration. It takes place every year at Windjammer Park in the middle of Oak Harbor, blending community spirit, a beach‑side carnival, a grand parade and spectacular fireworks display. Visitors enjoy games, live music and delicious food. This year there will be a grand parade on Monday morning and fireworks later in the evening with a festive carnival running the whole weekend, from June 30th to July 4. For details visit www.oakharborchamber.com and click on “events.” For more information on amenities, lodging and a calendar of events visit whidbeycamanoislands.com. Connect on Twitter at @GoWhidbeyCamano or Facebook here.