Goosefoot Grant Boosts Local Economy Thanks to a $7,500 grant to Whidbey Island Grown (WIG) from the Goosefoot Community Fund, visitors and residents will have opportunities in 2019 to learn how to collaborate and grow the island economy through the sales of local products. WIG is an organization committed to bringing growers, producers, restaurants, venues … Read moreGoosefoot Community Fund Grant to Whidbey Island Grown
It’s Here! Whidbey Island Grown Week The second annual Whidbey Island Grown Week runs September 28-October 7. Throughout the week, island farmers, specialty food purveyors, chefs and artisan producers will join forces to create a 10-day celebration of local products and experiences. The Northwest Agriculture Business Center has been actively involved and supportive of Whidbey … Read moreWIG Week: Activities for the whole family
See how Whidbey and Camano Islands Tourism is helping to promote Whidbey Island Grown Week.
PASSPORT PROGRESSIVE TOUR OF THE MAXWELTON VALLEY Pick up a passport at any of the participating locations on October 6 and 7, and get “stamped.” Complete the tour and be entered to win great prizes! Get your passport stamped at Spoiled Dog Winery, Venture Out Nursery, the Organic Farm School, and Whidbey Island Distillery. All stops offer a … Read moreWIG Week 2018: Passport Tour of Maxwelton Valley – October 6-7
Shop local. Buy local. Here’s a list of exciting and delicious events happening throughout the week. Check the calendar for specific dates and locations: CENTRAL WHIDBEY ISLAND Ebey’s Reserve Farm Tour September 29 Pacific Rim Institute Cider Festival September 29 Cooking demonstration at Kettles Edge Farm with Vanilla and Bean September 29 Coupeville Farmers Market distributes Junior Ranger … Read moreWIG Week 2018: Local Foods Featured at Island Events – Sept. 28-Oct. 7
Kick off Whidbey Island Grown Week with a mini tour of farms on Ebey’s Reserve. Print out the map below or pick one up at the Coupeville Farmers Market on Saturday, September 29 from 10 – 2pm, and at the Pacific Rim Institute Cider Festival all day. Talk to the farmers to find out what the … Read moreWIG Week 2018: Tour of Farms of Ebey’s Reserve – Sept. 29 10AM-4PM