Orcas Island Cider and Mead Festival happening July 15th from 11am to 4pm in Eastsound Village Green! Get ready for some fun in the sun, great music, and tasty sips. There will be cider and mead sampling from multiple regional producers, live music, and the farmer’s market!

Featuring craft beverages from eleven regional producers, the festival will offer aficionados an opportunity to compare this year’s vintages and provide a chance for folks unfamiliar with ciders and meads to sample and learn more about these ancient libations.   Intriguing cider flavors include watermelon, blackberry, juicy peach, grapefruit gimlet and ginger and lime just to name a few! Some mouthwatering meads include chamomile, blackberry current, a juniper/pine blend, a pepper mead and even a chocolate berry mead and many more exciting flavors! Get your tickets here: https://tinyurl.com/OICiderMeadtix Proceeds benefit the Orcas Senior Center. Also, for more on-going information follow us on Facebook at Orcas Island Cider and Mead Festival or at www.orcasislandciderfest.org . Ferry reservations are now available, and we recommend you book ASAP for your ferry and accommodation.