Coupeville, a quiet waterfront farming community on scenic Whidbey Island
, was established in 1852, making it the second oldest town in the state.
Only three old blockhouses built to defend Puget Sound and settler's homes from the Coast Salish Indians can be visited.
West of town is Madrona Drive, a 4-mile scenic route that winds along the shore of Penn Cove.
Coupeville is part of the Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, WA metro area.
Art Events in Washington Coupeville Arts Center | Whidbey Island Scenic Flights |
Bed and Breakfasts and Country Inns Colonel Crockett Farm |
History Island County Historical Museum |
Motels, Hotels, and Resorts Fort Casey Inn |
City Parks Departments Ebey's Landing National Historic Reserve |
Sports and Sporting Events Whidbey Water Works |
Washington State Parks Ebey's Landing State Park | Fort Casey State Park | Fort Ebey State Park |
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11/21 Coming to The area
Seattle Japanese Cultural Festival Seattle WA April26-28 The festival features Japanese exhibits, performances, and demonstrations. Held at the Seattle Center in the Fisher Pavilion. The annual festival began in 1976 with a gift of 1,000 cherry trees to the city of Seattle from the Japanese government to celebrate the U.S. Bicentennial.
Grays Harbor Shorebird Festival Hoquiam WA April26-28 Witness the migrating shorebirds at Grays Harbor National Wildlife Refuge and other birding hotspots in Grays Harbor County.
Northwest Folklife Festival Seattle WA May24-27 Music and dance performances, visual arts, folklore exhibits, hands-on children's activities, workshops, crafts, food, demonstrations, and more!
Berry Dairy Days Burlington WA June13-16 Fresh local strawberry shortcake, spectacular fireworks show, fabulous parades, Kiwanis Salmon BBQ, entertainment stage with live music, nostalgic Berry Cool Car Show.
Bellevue Strawberry Festival Bellevue WA June22-23 Entertainment, an auto show, vendors, food, and family fun are all highly visible parts of the festivities.