above: “Island Spirit” part of the Oak Harbor Art Trail
Arts & Shops
There's something about Whidbey and Camano Islands that attracts artists. As a result, there are many great galleries, art walks and open studio tours all year long. Whidbey and Camano Islands are also rich in history having some of the oldest buildings in the region. View our listing of shops, museums, art galleries, and other places of artistic or historical importance on Whidbey Island and Camano Island.
At the Black Box Theater, OutCast Productions features, “theater with a social conscience” that explores current issues and forces the audience to think about those issues. In short, it’s, as they call it, “Theater on the edge…”
The Clyde Theatre is exactly what a small-town movie theatre should be. Local owners curating first-run and classic movies for their community. Of course, digital projection and 7.1 Dolby digital sound helps!