<p>Contributed photo</p><p>Orcas Island Historical Museum tree from 2014 Festival of Trees at Rosario Resort.</p> -

‘Tis the season for Rosario Resort’s annual festival of trees

  • Nov 25, 2015 at 1:33PM

Christmas trees return to light up the Moran Mansion at Rosario Resort and Spa during the month of December, decorated by nine local non-profit organizations. Sponsored by the resort, the Festival of Trees is designed to be a fundraiser during this holiday season for participating organizations, including returning organizations Friends of Moran State Park, The Funhouse, Orcas Historical Society, Farm to Cafeteria, Orcas Montessori, Orcas Island Community Foundation, Orcas Animal Protection Society, and Wolf Hollow. New organization participating this year are Long Live the Kings (salmon hatchery) and the Junior Sailing Program.


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Get your gifts at the annual kids’ market

  • Nov 23, 2015 at 12:00AM updated Nov 25, 2015 at 7:50PM

Children's Christmas Market


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