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Halloween Events on Whidbey Island WA – 2018

Halloween cookies

It’s the time of year when spooky vibes are in the air and scares are everywhere on Whidbey Island! There are haunted houses, trick-or-treat trails, concerts, pumpkin patches, hay rides, and more! Check out these Halloween Events on Whidbey Island for 2018. Creepy Concert & Carnival South Whidbey Schools Performing Arts Boosters are sponsoring a … Continued

10 Reasons to Love Whidbey Island

Whidbey Island is a wonderful vacation destination, but we wouldn’t be surprised if you decided it was the perfect place to call home. People often come for a visit and decide to make it their home or second home. Whidbey Island is a great place to consider for retirement. Let’s take a closer look at … Continued

Things to Do in Fall in Seattle & Nearby Areas

Occidental Park

Looking for something fun to do as the seasons change? Seattle and nearby areas have plenty of offering that include everything from hay rides to classical music concerts. Plan a fun and exciting adventure that is suited for all the beauty that comes with Autumn days and nights. Festivals & Events Occidental Park, also called … Continued

Things to Do for Halloween in Seattle

Halloween - Lighted Pumpkin

Seattle is one of the best places to spend the Halloween, not only because the people are lively and the weather favorable around the October, but also the wide range of events and other offerings. There’s trick-or-treating for kids and fun-filled community fairs to spooky adult haunted houses and everything in between. If you happen … Continued

Things to Do in Oak Harbor WA

There are some places – towns, cities, and communities – where it’s nearly impossible to find anything to do for fun. Oak Harbor, Washington is not one of those places! Unlike the sleepy small towns that roll up the streets at dark, Oak Harbor is known for its recreational opportunities. We’re talking about fishing, boating, … Continued

Vacation Checklist

l Five percent of U.S. households experience an attempted or completed burglary each year — that’s one out of every 20. l 13,000 burglaries occur in the U.S. every day, about one every 15 seconds. l Two-thirds of all burglaries in the U.S. are perpetrated at residential households. l The average burglary takes seven minutes … Continued

Anacortes City on Fidalgo Island, Has to Offer!

Anacortes is located on the beautiful Fidalgo Island, home-port to the San Juan Islands in the Pacific Northwest. Halfway between Seattle and Vancouver BC and International ferry runs for Washington State and terminal serving Lopez Island, Shaw Island, Orcas Island, and San Juan Island, as well as Victoria, British Columbia (via Sidney, British Columbia) on … Continued

NAS Whidbey Island Navy Exchange

Whidbey Island Main Exchange 2110 North Coral Sea Avenue Building No. 17 Oak Harbor, WA 98278-4500 (360) 257-0600 NEX Online Store Questions Within the Continental US (CONUS): 877–810–9030 What it’s like working at the NEX? The Navy Exchange is located on the seaplane base near the downtown area in Oak Harbor on Whidbey Island. The … Continued

Find Budget Travel

Web sites such as and are a wealth of information. For you spontaneous, just-need-to-get-away types, you can find rock-bottom priced airfare on the major airlines, who release last-minute sale fares on Mondays, Tuesdays, or Wednesdays for travel in the days and weeks ahead. Another way to save on airfare: fly midweek. And what about accommodations? 1. If … Continued

Remember Holiday Safety

Holiday Safety The holidays are here again, and all you need is one more thing to worry about—like safety. According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, more than 8,700 people end up in the emergency room with holiday-related injuries every year. Property damage and death also rank right up there, with 400 Christmas tree … Continued