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March 20-22 20th Annual Peninsula Quilt Guild Show
Over 100 quilts will be on display with quilt making demonstrations. There will be a drawing for this year's prize quilt, with proceeds going to area charities. Admission and parking is free.Friday and Saturday 10-4pm; Sunday noon until 4pm. 115 SE Lake Street 800.451.2542 or 360.642.2400
March 20-April 19 Spring Break Family Kite Fun
Everyone gets to make a kite; various short kite movies to watch, there is a treasure hunt that the whole family plays together to win coupons from local businesses. See our website for times and other activities. Sid Snyder Dr. SW Beach Approach 800.451.2542 or 360.642.2400 [more info]
March 27-29 Peninsula Arts Association Spring Art Show
Local Artists compete in over 20 categories. Event is from 10-5pm. Artwork is for sale and an art raffle benefits a high school graduate scholarship fund. Vote for your favorite piece for the People's Choice Award. The Old Train Depot 104 Third St NW 888.751.9354 or 360.642.2400 [more info]
April 18-19 Razor Clam Festival
Experience razor clam digging and family fun! Sign up for a free guided clam digging lesson from local professionals, you be the judge and enjoy local clam chowder at the Annual Chowder Tasteoff. Live music and entertainment is offered, beer garden, raffles, clam related vendors, and prizes. See website for events and times. Various Locations 360.642.2400 [more info]
April 22 Free Admission to Washington State Parks
In honor of Earth Day, all Washington State Parks will have free admission! No Discover Pass required! Get out and behold the beauty of the Long Beach Peninsula. Various Locations 360.642.2400 or 800.451.2542
April 25 Black Lake Fishing Derby
Free kids-only derby; ages 0-14. Free pancake breakfast 7am; fishing starts at 7am. Pre-register online, at Ilwaco City Hall, or at Derby. Children must be accompanied by adult. Prizes awarded by age group & aggregate weight. Black Lake 800.451.2542 or 360.642.2400 [more info]
April 25 Beach Clean Up Day
Hundreds of locals & visitors come out to clean the beach.The Grass Roots Garbage Gang organizes a beach clean up for the 28 miles of beach on the Long Beach Peninsula. Anyone interested in helping is welcome to join. Meet organizers at any major beach approach (Seaview, Bolstad, Cranberry, Klipsan, Ocean Park, Surfside at Oysterville Road) at 9:30am to sign in and pick up bags. Soup feed for volunteers included after clean-up. any major beach approach 360.642.0033 [more info]
May 2 Saturday Market
Shop for farm fresh produce, handmade crafts, art, plants, cut flowers, baked goods and prepared food. Watch the boats go by and the catch-of-the-day come in. Uniquely situated on the waterfront, Saturday Market is open from 10-4pm and runs every Saturday through September 26. Port of Ilwaco 503.338.9511 [more info]
May 2 Children's Loyalty Day Parade
The parade begins at noon; line-up and registration is at 11am. All children are welcome to participate. Prizes and treats at the end of parade at the Pavillion at Port of Ilwaco Corner of First and Spruce 800.451.2542 or 360.642.2400 [more info]
May 2 Blessing of the Fleet
A parade of decorated boats to mouth of Columbia River for blessing. Memorial Wreath dropped by Coast Guard helicopter. Free boat rides to blessing site, departing at 1pm. Port of Ilwaco 800.451.2542 or 360.642.2400
May 2-3 65th Annual Loyalty Days
Events are scheduled over two-day period on the Long Beach Peninsula, including Children's Parade, annual Blessing of the Fleet, Fire Truck rides and Loyalty Days Parade. See the website for a schedule of events. Downtown Long Beach 800.451.2542 or 360.642.2400 [more info]
May 9 Saturday Market
Shop for farm fresh produce, handmade crafts, art, plants, cut flowers, baked goods and prepared food. Watch the boats go by and the catch-of-the-day come in. Uniquely situated on the waterfront, Saturday Market is open from 10-4pm and runs every Saturday through September 26. Port of Ilwaco 503.338.9511 [more info]
May 16 Saturday Market
Shop for farm fresh produce, handmade crafts, art, plants, cut flowers, baked goods and prepared food. Watch the boats go by and the catch-of-the-day come in. Uniquely situated on the waterfront, Saturday Market is open from 10-4pm and runs every Saturday through September 26. Port of Ilwaco 503.338.9511 [more info]
May 23 Saturday Market
Shop for farm fresh produce, handmade crafts, art, plants, cut flowers, baked goods and prepared food. Watch the boats go by and the catch-of-the-day come in. Uniquely situated on the waterfront, Saturday Market is open from 10-4pm and runs every Saturday through September 26. Port of Ilwaco 503.338.9511 [more info]
May 23-25 Summerfest
Free family friendly entertainment and activities for the public. Music in the gazebo, horse and wagon rides, balloon artistry, art in the park, make and take crafts, Mother Goose & Friends, appearances by Smokey the Bear and much more! Saturday: Noon – 5pm; Sunday: 11– 4pm; Monday: 11– 4pm Downtown Long Beach 800.451.25 or 360.642.2400 [more info]
May 23-25 World's Longest Garage Sale
Garage sales blanket the Peninsula's main and residential streets, offering four days of bargain specials. Various Locations 800.451.2542 or 360.642.2400 [more info]
May 30-31 Summerfest
Free family friendly entertainment and activities for the public. Music in the gazebo, horse and wagon rides, balloon artistry, art in the park, make and take crafts, Mother Goose & Friends, appearances by Smokey the Bear and much more! Saturday: Noon – 5pm; Sunday: 11– 4pm. Downtown Long Beach 800.451.2542 or 360.642.2400 [more info]
May 30 Saturday Market
Shop for farm fresh produce, handmade crafts, art, plants, cut flowers, baked goods and prepared food. Watch the boats go by and the catch-of-the-day come in. Uniquely situated on the waterfront, Saturday Market is open from 10-4pm and runs every Saturday through September 26. Port of Ilwaco 360.338.9511 [more info]
June 6 Saturday Market
Shop for farm fresh produce, handmade crafts, fine art, plants, cut flowers, baked goods and prepared food. Watch the boats go by and the catch-of-the-day come in. Uniquely situated on the waterfront, Saturday Market is open from 10-4pm and runs every Saturday through September 26. Port of Ilwaco 503.338.9511 [more info]
June 12 Columbia-Pacific Farmers Market
The market operates in downtown Long Beach June through October on Fridays from 4-7pm. A lively market and entertainment venue dedicated to the spectacular eats and farm crafts of the Columbia-Pacific region. 3rd St. SE & Oregon, Veterans Field 360.642.4421 [more info]
June 19 Columbia-Pacific Farmers Market
The market operates in downtown Long Beach June through October on Fridays from 4-7pm. A lively market and entertainment venue dedicated to the spectacular eats and farm crafts of the Columbia-Pacific region. 3rd St. SE & Oregon, Veterans Field 360.642.4421 [more info]
June 20-21 Northwest Garlic Festival
Sample an array of garlic-laced foods and crafts. Enjoy old cars, live music and vendor offerings. Wilson Field, 25815 Sandridge Rd. 888.751.9354 or 360.665.4448 [more info]
June 20 Discovery Trail Half Marathon Run
Run or walk a certified, chip timed half marathon. Event is 9am until noon. See website or call for registration information. Bolstad Beach 800.451.2542 or 360.642.2400 [more info]
June 26-27 Doggie Olympic Games
Fun for dogs of all ages, sizes, shapes and abilities. Saturday, show off your pup's skills in Dunking for Dogs, Peanut Butter Lick, Shedding Contest and more. Some contests involve participation of the handler. Medals awarded to winners. See website for registration and further information.For their safety, puppies under 4 months not permitted at the event. Bolstad Ave. Beach Approach 800.451.2542 or 360.642.2400 [more info]
June 26 Columbia-Pacific Farmers Market
The market operates in downtown Long Beach June through October on Fridays from 4-7pm. A lively market and entertainment venue dedicated to the spectacular eats and farm crafts of the Columbia-Pacific region. 3rd St. SE & Oregon, Veterans Field 360.642.4421 [more info]
July 3 Columbia-Pacific Farmers Market
The market operates in downtown Long Beach June through October on Fridays from 4-7pm. A lively market and entertainment venue dedicated to the spectacular eats and farm crafts of the Columbia-Pacific region. 3rd St. SE & Oregon, Veterans Field 360.642.4421 [more info]
July 4 Old Fashioned 4th of July Parade
Family oriented good old fashioned 4th of July parade at 1pm, anyone can join in. Bay Ave, Ocean Park 888.751.9354 [more info]
July 4 Art In The Park
Local Artists selling arts and crafts and food vendors, from 10am-4pm. Sheldon Field, Ocean Park 888.751.9354 [more info]
July 5 Beach Clean Up Day
Hundreds of locals & visitors come out to clean the beach.The Grass Roots Garbage Gang organizes a beach clean up for the 28 miles of beach on the Long Beach Peninsula. Anyone interested in helping is welcome to join. Meet organizers at any major beach approach (Seaview, Bolstad, Cranberry, Klipsan, Ocean Park, Surfside at Oysterville Road) at 9:30am to sign in and pick up bags. Soup feed for volunteers included after clean-up. any major beach approach 360.642.0033 [more info]
July 10 Columbia-Pacific Farmers Market
The market operates in downtown Long Beach June through October on Fridays from 4-7pm. A lively market and entertainment venue dedicated to the spectacular eats and farm crafts of the Columbia-Pacific region. 3rd St. SE & Oregon, Veterans Field 360.642. [more info]
July 15-19 Sandsations & City Sandsations
Celebrating over 30 years of SandSations, Wednesday through Friday in-city sand sculpture displays at the Port of Ilwaco, Ocean Park and downtown Long Beach. Friday bonfire on the beach at 8pm. Saturday is sand sculpting competition on the beach with multiple amateur and professional competitors. Sand Flea Pet Parade Saturday at 1pm on the beach. Registration for Saturday's main competition online or at Sandsations trailer. Free hot dogs courtesy of Kiwanis Club. Various Locations 800.451.2542 or 360.642.2400 [more info]
July 17 Columbia-Pacific Farmers Market
The market operates in downtown Long Beach June through October on Fridays from 4-7pm. A lively market and entertainment venue dedicated to the spectacular eats and farm crafts of the Columbia-Pacific region. 3rd St. SE & Oregon, Veterans Field 360.642.4421 [more info]
July 24 Columbia-Pacific Farmers Market
The market operates in downtown Long Beach June through October on Fridays from 4-7pm. A lively market and entertainment venue dedicated to the spectacular eats and farm crafts of the Columbia-Pacific region. 3rd St. SE & Oregon, Veterans Field 360.642.4421 [more info]
July 31 Columbia-Pacific Farmers Market
The market operates in downtown Long Beach June through October on Fridays from 4-7pm. A lively market and entertainment venue dedicated to the spectacular eats and farm crafts of the Columbia-Pacific region. 3rd St. SE & Oregon, Veterans Field 360.642.4421 [more info]
August 7 Columbia-Pacific Farmers Market
The market operates in downtown Long Beach June through October on Fridays from 4-7pm. A lively market and entertainment venue dedicated to the spectacular eats and farm crafts of the Columbia-Pacific region. 3rd St. SE & Oregon, Veterans Field 360.642.4421 [more info]
August 7-8 Jake the Alligator Man's Birthday
Celebrate Jake the Alligator Man's Annual 75th Birthday! Join Jake for his Burlesque Bachelor Party, enjoy old fashioned family fun, reminiscent of days gone by on the Coney Island shore. Pirates, sideshow, car show, Jake-inspired kids games, bounce house, live music and the ever popular Bride of Jake Pinup contest. Downtown Long Beach 800.451.2542 or 360.642.2400 [more info]
August 17-23 Washington State International Kite Festival
An annual kite celebration and competition drawing kite enthusiasts worldwide. Long Beach, WA [more info]
August 21 Columbia-Pacific Farmers Market
The market operates in downtown Long Beach June through October on Fridays from 4-7pm. A lively market and entertainment venue dedicated to the spectacular eats and farm crafts of the Columbia-Pacific region. 3rd St. SE & Oregon, Veterans Field 360.642.4421 [more info]
August 28 Columbia-Pacific Farmers Market
The market operates in downtown Long Beach June through October on Fridays from 4-7pm. A lively market and entertainment venue dedicated to the spectacular eats and farm crafts of the Columbia-Pacific region. 3rd St. SE & Oregon, Veterans Field 360.642.4421 [more info]
September 4 Columbia-Pacific Farmers Market
The market operates in downtown Long Beach June through October on Fridays from 4-7pm. A lively market and entertainment venue dedicated to the spectacular eats and farm crafts of the Columbia-Pacific region. 3rd St. SE & Oregon, Veterans Field 360.642.4421 [more info]
September 11 Columbia-Pacific Farmers Market
The market operates in downtown Long Beach June through October on Fridays from 4-7pm. A lively market and entertainment venue dedicated to the spectacular eats and farm crafts of the Columbia-Pacific region. 3rd St. SE & Oregon, Veterans Field 360.642.4421 [more info]
September 12-13 Rod Run to the End of the World
This 32nd annual classic car show features thousands of automobiles, from Model A to the muscle cars of the 60s and 70s. Main events are held at Wilson Field, but the cars will be seen all over the Peninsula. No alcohol or pets at event.See website for details 25815 Sandridge Rd.,Ocean Park 360.665.3565 [more info]
September 18 Columbia-Pacific Farmers Market
The market operates in downtown Long Beach June through October on Fridays from 4-7pm. A lively market and entertainment venue dedicated to the spectacular eats and farm crafts of the Columbia-Pacific region. 3rd St. SE & Oregon, Veterans Field 360.642.4421 [more info]
September 25 Columbia-Pacific Farmers Market
The market operates in downtown Long Beach June through October on Fridays from 4-7pm. A lively market and entertainment venue dedicated to the spectacular eats and farm crafts of the Columbia-Pacific region. 3rd St. SE & Oregon, Veterans Field 360.642.4421 [more info]
October 2 Columbia-Pacific Farmers Market
The market operates in downtown Long Beach June through October on Fridays from 4-7pm. A lively market and entertainment venue dedicated to the spectacular eats and farm crafts of the Columbia-Pacific region. 3rd St. SE & Oregon, Veterans Field 360.642.4421 [more info]
October 9 Columbia-Pacific Farmers Market
The market operates in downtown Long Beach June through October on Fridays from 4-7pm. A lively market and entertainment venue dedicated to the spectacular eats and farm crafts of the Columbia-Pacific region. 3rd St. SE & Oregon, Veterans Field 360.642.4421 [more info]
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