Welcome to Jefferson County in Washington State, where expansive beaches, abundant bird life, outdoor recreation, artisan foods and family-run organic farms come together. Jefferson County lies between the jutting peaks of the Olympic Mountains and the salty inland waters of the Strait of Juan de Fuca providing opportunities from wine tasting to kayaking, shopping to camping, beachcombing to birding and more!

In The Know

Jefferson County Library Summer Reading Programs

Traveling with young kiddos or teens who are looking for something fun? You don't need to be a local or a bookworm to enjoy our local library's Summer Reading Programs.

From book groups, comedians, reptiles, bugs, art and writing workshops, there is always something interesting and fun. Check the calendar for a list of events and dates.

Local Secrets

New Website for East Jefferson County, Washington!

East Jefferson County has launched a new website full of information with a side of fun-glazed amazing!

Check us out for details about our community including events, outdoor activities, lodging, wining, dining, playing, music, art and more in the Port Townsend, Port Ludlow, Chimacum, Port Hadlock and Marrowstone Island areas.

Upcoming events
  • 15th Annual Port Townsend Film Festival Day 1
    Sep 19, 12:00pm-10:00pm
  • Farm to Table Dinner
    Sep 19, 6:00pm-9:00pm
  • 15th Annual Port Townsend Film Festival Day 2
    Sep 20, 12:00pm-10:00pm