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Things to do Around Vashon Island – Cemetery Trailhead Island Center Forest

If you’re on Vashon Island and you want to go for a hike, you need to visit Island Center Forest, which is right smack in the middle of the island. This is also a free place to visit. Therefore, you can’t make excuses not to go, such as you want to save a few [...]

10 Things to Do at the Strawberry Festival on Vashon Island 2019

The Vashon Island Strawberry Festival was first held in 1909, when the island was full of strawberry farms and annually shipped more than 120,000 crates of strawberries. Though the number of strawberry farms has greatly dwindled, the festival lives on. Each year festivalgoers feast on strawberry food and beverage concoctions, such as cakes, ice [...]

Quench Your Thirst for Beer and Live Music on Vashon Island

Vashon Island, in King County, Washington State, is a 37-square mile island close by the mainland with approximately 11,000 inhabitants. Since it is not connected to a bridge, the only way to get to and from the island is by ferry. Though the island is small in size and population, there are many things [...]