Southwest Washington Festivals and Events
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August 2009

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August TBA
Buoy 10 (Columbia River Salmon) fishery
Buoy 10 (Columbia River Salmon) fishery season is open through December 1st. Call your favorite charter office for reservations!!

July 29 - August 1
Cowlitz County Fair and Rodeo
Cowlitz County Fairgrounds, Longview, WA

August 1
Grays River Covered Bridge Celebration & Raffle
Stop by for lots of fun! Crafts for kids from 10am - 5pm. Walk/Run at 9am (Registration at 7am) .
Classic cars, tractors, and horse drawn vehicles! From 10am: Great Food, Beer Garden, Music, & Dancing.
Loop Road, Grays River, WA

August TBA
Hobie Cats Racing Regatta
The public is invited to watch hobie cat racing from the shore.
Skamokawa Vista Park, Skamokawa, WA

August TBA
Lower Columbia Kayak Roundup
Some of the nation's top kayaking coaches are lined up to offer a spectrum of classes, games, and tours for all levels of kayakers.
Enjoy this weekend, community event that includes a local farmer's market, open grill cookout, musicians, and slide presentations.
Cathlamet and Skamokawa, (Wahkiakum County) WA

August TBA (7pm)
Medley of Music Performances
Pioneer Church, 100 Main Street (behind the Fire House), Cathlamet, WA.
Sponsored by the Pioneer Music Association.

May - Sept (10a - 4p)
Saturday Market at the Port of Ilwaco
Shop in a beautiful setting for food, baked goods, produce, artwork, jewelry, soaps, candles, and plants.
Ilwaco, WA

August 1
Clowns, Bubbles, Face Painting, Musicians, Pets, Contests, Fun & Games, a Dunk Tank and More! SummerFest events are FREE and family-friendly, in Downtown Long Beach.

May - Oct (Fridays 3 - 7pm)
Two Islands Farm Market
Shop for locally grown plants, flowers, herbs, produce, poultry, beef and lamb, along with delicious bread and pies. Visit the Master Gardener and 4H booths, while enjoying live music.
For more info or to be a vendor, 360-849-4145

August 8
Jake the Alligator Man's Birthday Party
yo! pah-ty!
Long Beach, WA

August 8
Waikiki Beach Concert Series
Waikiki Beach in Cape Disappointment State Park

August 13
Art Walk in Ilwaco (city-wide)
Refreshments, Gifts & Free Raffle

August 15
Blues & Seafood in Ilwaco
Lotsa Seafood, Food & Drink, and Live Music. Noon 'till midnight!

August 16
21st Annual Jazz and Oysters in Oysterville
Beer & Wine Garden, Oysters on the BBQ, Cheese & Fruit Plates, Desserts from local restaurants

August 16
Untouchable Car Show
Every year more and more cars line up in historic downtown Kalama on the third Sunday in August. Come and enjoy a wide variety of cars, some good food, and have fun.
Kalama, WA

August 17 - 23
Washington State International Kite Festival
Seven days of the most amazing kite flying ever with kite flyers from around the world. Bring your kite and join the fun! Fireworks !
Long Beach, WA
800-451-2542 Posters: Nancy Campiche 360-642-2264

August 20 - 22
Wakiakum County Fair and Farmer's Market
Farm Animal & Agricultural Exhibits, 4H & FFA .
Carnival Rides and Games, Great Food, Fun Music & Entertainment. Don't forget to shop for locally grown produce at the Farmer's Market.
Wahkiakum County Fairgrounds, Skamokawa WA

August 22
Ridgefield Heritage Day/Centennial Celebration
Ridgefield, WA

August 22
Waikiki Beach Concert Series
Waikiki Beach in Cape Disappointment State Park

August 28 - 30
Kalama Art Walk
Kalama, WA

August 28 - 30
Kalama Heritage Festival
Kalama, WA
2 Day Hawaiian and Native Indian Heritage Cultural Event Arts, Crafts, Music Foods, Workshops.
PLUS: Hawaiian Traditional Concert and Luau

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