Island County Fair

Island County Fair

The Whidbey Island Fair runs Thursday through Sunday.Help support the South Whidbey Historical Society and Museum by using our parking lot directly across from the Fair next to the Fire Station.The McLeod Cabin, Brooks Hill Cabin and the Ray Gabelein Antique Farm...
Puget Sound Garden Spot

Puget Sound Garden Spot

Whidbey Island has always been a paradise… from the indigenous tribes who lived here year ’round or came for summer fishing and clamming, to early settlers to present day new residents. Check out these land prices in a 1910 advertisement in the publication...
Throwback Thursday…

Throwback Thursday…

Can you identify these locals who participated in the Island County Fairs of the 1950s, 1960s, 1970s and 1980s? Answers tomorrow, but let’s see who you can identify. … And the answers are: Gary Gabelein and horse ‘Centaur’s Lucky Boy’ in...