Gavin Glenn speaking at the opening of The Aviator.

New event planning business opens on Orcas

With decades-long ties to Orcas, now that Gavin Glenn is here he is not going anywhere.

“I am here to stay!” he said at the grand opening of The Aviator, a new event facility at his family’s Hangar in Eastsound.The Orcas Island Chamber of Commerce combined its monthly mixer with Glenn’s opening on Aug. 26.

Islanders walked into the venue on a red carpet and enjoyed appetizers and drinks from his catering company Asher and Olive.

A&O has been offering Orcas wedding packages that includes event planning, chefs, cake artists, prop makers, photographers, floral designers, DJs and more.