Join us in Buck Park for Summer Spike 2014! Register HERE

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WHO: Volleyball Players ages 16 and up
WHAT: 4-on-4 Grass Volleyball Tournament
WHEN: Sunday, August 17th 10:00-4:00
WHERE:Buck Park
LEARN MORE: 376-7275

Join us for a four day adventure and hands on farm experience. The harvest bike tour includes a biking outing each day leaving from the Funhouse Commons and biking to the Coffelt Farm for activities on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday. On Tuesday we will start at the Funhouse to design and create your own bike shirt followed by a ride to the community gardens for hands-on gardening. Fees include safety gear, snacks, and shirts. Tour times are from 9 to 1PM. Contact Orcas Park & Rec at 376-7275 for more information and register on line with the Big Green Button on the right. Fee: $100, Min. number of trekkers is 5. Pre-registration is necessary for this event.

challenger sports logoChallenger Soccer Camps are bringing their British Soccer Camp and TetraBrazil Soccer Programs to Buck Park, July 28th – August 1st. Offerings include:

First Kicks (ages 3-4) offers young players an introduction to game basics through fundamental activities, games and fun soccer challenges. One hour a day for 5 days. Parents are encouraged to join in. $80 (includes free t-shirt and ball).

Minisoccer (ages 4-6) includes fun games, competitions, and skill-building activities designed to develop budding players. One and a half hours a day for 5 days. $88 (includes free t-shirt and ball).

TetraBrazil Soccer Academy has been designed by professional coaches to provide teams, coaches and players with the same expert level training received by the top youth players in Brazil. Camps on Orcas include:  Half Day (ages 6-10) $149, Half Day (ages 10-16) $149, and Full Day (ages 8-16). $199.


Questions? Contact Marcia West, Director at Orcas Parks and Recreation Dept., 360-376-7275 or by email.


The Orcas Park and Rec Summer 2014 Activity Guide is out! Click on the guide on the right side of the page to learn about offerings through Orcas Park and Rec and other Orcas Island organizations. The programs are now open for registration, use the big green button on the right of your screen.

Please let us know if you have any questions or need more information. Some of the programs are still evolving and we welcome any and all volunteers to help with coaching, teaching, leading, or just providing a watchful eye. Send letter of interest with resume to

Have a great summer.

2nd Annual March Mayhem Basketball Tournament

January 30, 2014

Orcas Island Park and Rec and Booster Club is hosting a Men’s 5 on 5 basketball tournament on March 22nd.  Click Here for more details for team registration, click on the big green button on the right side of the page.  Hope to see you there!

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Special Events this Spring

December 24, 2013

We are pleased to sponsor the Kiwanis Paper Airplane Contest in the High School Gym on March 1, 2014. Come out and test your design and flying skills. This is a fun event for both young and old. We have partnered with San Juan Island – Island Rec – to bring you: Mariners Vs Texas Rangers – Charter Trip […]

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Mid-Winter Activities

December 23, 2013

Get ready for winter 2014. The new activities for Mid-Winter are ready to go and we hope to see you in the gym. Youth sports activities are limited due to gym space but we will have basketball and running club in Feb., Boys SWISH starting in Jan., and Saturday Indoor Soccer. Adult evening sports are […]

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Public Meeting and Annual Budget Hearing

November 14, 2013

November 14, 2013 at the Eastsound Firehall is the next public meeting and the annual budget hearing for the Orcas Island Park and Recreation District. The agenda for the meeting is Agenda_20131114. The proposed 2014 budget for your review is OIPRD_draft_budget_20141114. Hope to see you there.

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