Yes, it's true, "island time" does exist. And we hope you sink into it and put your feet up on your San Juan Island vacation. Stroll by the water and admire the sailboats or relax on a waterfront bench and simply watch the world—and the water traffic—gliding by. Or maybe you're an active type itching to get going. We've got plenty to keep you entertained and on the move.
The cute, completely walkable coastal town of Friday Harbor is a delight to visit all year round. In the summer, there are open air markets, street fairs and free live music. The festive Saturday Farmer’s Market in the heart of town, offering not only delicious island grown fare, hard to resist pizza, paella and sweets, but also unique souvenirs, plants, live music and chair massages. In the slower months, there are plenty of cozy restaurants, unique museums, galleries and boutique shops to explore.
Visit our Travel Blog for more ideas on how to keep yourself entertained in all year round.
On your family's San Juan Island vacation, you'll discover a natural playground to delight the young in years and young at heart. San Juan Island offers plenty of fun outdoor activities to keep the entire family engaged from kayaking to tide-pooling and birding to fishing. For indoor fun, visit the Whale Museum, go bowling, or see a movie at the historic Palace Theater - all minutes away from the Earthbox. And of course, a dip in our pool is the perfect finale after a day of adventure on San Juan Island.
Ask our tuned-in, helpful staff at Earthbox for advice, directions, and special events