Beaches & Waterways

Here are some of the upcoming events and latest articles about Beaches and Waterways on Whidbey and Camano Islands.

Jet Boat Races – Hydros For Heroes

Jet Boat Races – Hydros For Heroes
The roar of jet boats return to Oak Harbor as "Hydros for Heroes" returns for a third season. Nearly 50 boats will thunder around an oval track between the Oak Harbor Marina and Flintstone Park downtown. 

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Sunset Magazine: “Cama Beach State Park Among ‘Top Hideaways'” -link to article

Sunset Magazine has named Cama Beach State Park as 1 of their top 10 hideaways by the sea. Click to read the article on their website.

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Welcome the Whales Parade and Festival

This festival celebrates the gray whales that feed off Whidbey Island each spring during their migration to Alaska. A quirky parade with locals dressed as sea creatures highlights the festival, but lectures and spiritual offerings show the festival's serious side as well.

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Race Week – July 19 – 22

Race week is Whidbey Island's summer sailing regatta. Racing takes place in and around Penn Cove each July. The public can watch the races from several places around Penn Cove.

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