Eat Local Month

Experience the best flavors of Washington State in 2024

Most food festivals last a weekend. But when you celebrate local food in Washington, you get more than a fleeting food festival, you get to savor and enjoy all month, or more, even! Each year, communities around Washington State choose a month to celebrate local farms, seafood, restaurants, farmers markets and grocers that bring us the best flavors of the Pacific Northwest! Scroll to find Eat Local Month celebrations near you, or plan a road trip to another region. Join us for this month-long celebration that honors the growers and producers that make Washington a delicious place to live.


Eat Local Month Northwest Washington

Visit beautiful Bellingham, and enjoy the Whatcom County Farm Tour, farm-to-table dining, and tons of fun giveaways all month long! Celebrate local food in the place where Eat Local Month began!


Eat Local Month Whidbey Island

Taste the best of Whidbey Island and celebrate local all September long! Food, farming and community take center stage during this food month that showcases all the island has to offer.


Eat Local Month Olympic Peninsula

September is a special time on Washington’s Olympic Peninsula! The diverse ecosystems of the Olympic Peninsula provide such a variety of local food experiences to invigorate your senses, and create long-lasting memories.

Local Food Festivals and Events

Find local food events all throughout Washington State and celebrate local farms and producers across the state, close to home or anywhere in between.