Thanks to all the Island Merchants and organizations that help make WinterFest on Vashon a magical place. Remember to SHOP VASHON and support local businesses that support the community.

GingerBread House Tour Sponsored by:

Special Thanks to:

Vashon ACE


Recess Lab

Voice of Vashon

Bandstand Music

Camp Colvos

Lisa B's

Island Queen

Vashon Island Fire & Rescue

Jake Johnson Enterprises

Island Home & Lumber

Windermere Vashon

Vashon Island School District

Schafer Specialty Landscaping

Presbyterian Church

Bettie Edwards


Vashon Island, WA
Friday December 7th to Sunday December 9th
(Rain or Shine)

First Friday, the Vashon Island Visual Artists Studio Tour, Gingerbread House Tour & Santa Photos at Santa's Cottage are going on this weekend. Join us this weekend on Vashon Island for the continuing holiday celebration.

First Friday!

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Vashon's best First Friday Gallery Walk of the year!.

Vashon Island Visual Artists Holiday Studio Tour: December  9-10 10 AM - 4 PM 

Artists on Vashon Island open their doors to the public for the first two weekends of December. Visitors may view artwork in the form of paintings, printmaking, sculpture, ceramics, glass, jewelry, photography, garden art and even more.
Pick up a map and visit Vashon's Artist in their studios to see their latest work. A great way to shop for amazing gifts.

Click Here for VIVA Tour Website


Santa Photos at Santa's Cottage: Saturday & Sunday: 10 AM - 3 PM

(Next to the Village Green)

Come get your photo with Santa! Professional Photographer will be on hand to give you the best pictures. (Please note Santa takes a break from 12:30 to 1:00) Be in line by 2:45 to make sure you get to see the big guy and Mrs. Claus.

Gingerbread House Tour Friday - Sunday

The Gingerbread House Tour features creative houses at different island locations.

Get a map by clicking here.

  • Vote on your favorite house.Winners get a fabulous trophy.
  • The Ballot Box is located between Kronos &The Vashon Book Store.
  • Your entry could win you fabulous prizes.