Crew filiming The Hour After Westerly at The Fort Casey Inn.

Central Whidbey Locations
Star in Short Film

Yet another crew has wrapped up shooting on Whidbey Island.  This time, independent producers from Los Angeles finished principal shooting in Central Whidbey for the short film, “The Hour After Westerly.” The film stars Peter Jacobson and Shannyn Sossamon.  Jacobson is recognizable from roles in many TV shows including House and Colony. Sossamon was Heath Ledger’s leading lady in A … Read More

Filming in Island County

We welcome film crews here, and look forward to working with you. The following links are full of information to help your location coordinating go as smoothly as possible. Because we want this to be a good experience for locals as well as filmmakers, you will also find our guidelines and expectations here. Please review the following information carefully to … Read More

Cars parked in front of stores in downtown Oak Harbor.

Two-Day Oak Harbor Itinerary

Oak Harbor Marina Oak Harbor is a small city on a rural island—the best of all worlds! It’s a getaway from the super-sized metropolis, but with a wide variety of outdoors and cultural happenings that create a perfect vacation weekend! Oak Harbor has lots of young families with children. So, visiting here with children is really easy and fun. Some … Read More

Mt. Baker looms over the marina in Oak Harbor

Get Lost Here

Whidbey and Camano Islands are great for a drive without a map because you eventually reach the water, or the main highway.

Filming at State Parks on Whidbey Island

The foreboding walls of Ft. Casey and scene of an episode of Z-Nation. Email Jon Crimmins… This is where to get a copy of the rules and requirements for filming on Washington State Park property This is where to get a copy of the permit required by Washington State Parks. 41020 SR 20Oak Harbor, WA 98277 360.675.3767 Website 1280 Engle Rd.Coupeville, WA 98239 360.678.4519 … Read More

Enter to Win an Escape It All Getaway

Enter to Win an Escape It All Getaway

Make your Escape to Whidbey Island with 2 nights at the Anchorage Inn, an historic Victorian Inn in Coupeville. Plus  you’ll win a pair of tickets for Deception Pass Tours outdoor jet boat adventure.   You’ll Also win : • Pair of tickets to the Island County Historical Museum • Marbley silk scarf-making experience for one in Coupeville • $50 … Read More

Captain Whidbey

Since 1907, Captain Whidbey has been a locus of natural beauty, community gathering and quiet, exalted delight. A place where locals and visitors do things together — even if those things are simply eating, drinking, appreciating nature, looking out across the water, feeling alive, and feeling grateful.

Admiral’s House Vacation Home

The Admiral’s House is located on 2+ acres, an easy walk to old town Coupeville and is adjacent to the town park, beach and famous market, with lovely views of Mt.Baker and the waters of Penn Cove. Whidbey Island is sixty miles long and ten miles wide at its widest point. The weather is mild and the island is beautiful … Read More