Festival

Dungeness Crab & Seafood Festival

This international seafood festival, brings it all together for travelers and locals alike: fresh Dungeness crab, whole crab dinners, 14 restaurants (including vegetarian and non seafood choices), cooking demonstrations, chowder cook-off, family Grab-A-Crab Derby, local wine and beer, crafts, music stage, environmental programs, 5k run, Feiro Marine Science Center, and more. The Festival is right on the waterfront in Port Angeles, next to Olympic National Park and just a ferry ride away from Victoria, British Columbia. Admission is FREE!

Additional Event Info
Contact Information and Links: 

e-mail - info@crabfestival.org
website - www.crabfestival.org
phone - 360-452-6300

Location

Port Angeles City Pier
200 Lincoln St
Port Angeles, WA 98362
United States
48° 7' 10.3044" N, 123° 25' 50.034" W

Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary 20th Anniversary Concert on the Pier

Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary will celebrate its 20th anniversary of designation during the free Concert on the Pier of Port Angeles on Wednesday, July 16 from 6:00pm-8:00pm. This free, family-friendly event will feature education booths with hands-on activities, a life-sized inflatable orca whale, Sanctuary Sam the Sea Lion, marine debris art sculptures and a Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) demonstration. The band, Luck of the Draw, will perform live bluegrass music. Learn more about our national marine treasure at this special anniversary celebration!

Additional Event Info
Contact Information and Links: 

For more information, please contact Karlyn Langjahr at karlyn.langjahr@noaa.gov or (360) 457-6622 x 31.

http://olympiccoast.noaa.gov/welcome.html

Location

Port Angeles City Pier
315 N. Lincoln Street
Port Angeles, WA 98362
United States
48° 7' 14.034" N, 123° 25' 42.8952" W

MoonFest 2014

Friday, August 22nd, 2014, 3PM
Saturday, August 23rd, 2014, 10AM 
Sunday, August 24th, 2014, 10AM
Rock the hunger at this outdoor music festival in a pristine setting next to Lake LelandAdditional Event Info
Contact Information and Links: 
For more information or to buy tickets check out: www.moonfest2014.com.  

Location

MoonFest
322 Munn Rd
Quilcene, WA 98376
United States

American Competitive Trail Horse Competition

A two day American Competitive Trail Horse Competition  will be held at the Home-Port Stables (1014 Duckabush Road) in Brinnon.  This is a nationwide competitive event for horses and riders who trail ride.  The trail is 6 miles long and will include 8 challenging obstacles.  Competitors can arrive July 3rd and stay the weekend.  On Friday evening they will host the proverbial dog and pony show.
Additional Event Info
Contact Information and Links: 

Nicole Black: 360-301-0844

Location

Home-Port Stables
1014 Duckabush Road
Brinnon, WA 98320
United States

18th Sequim Lavender Festival - FREE Farm Tours & Street Fair

The original Sequim Lavender Festival celebrates the lavender harvest season near downtown Sequim and the surrounding fertile Dungeness Valley on Washington's Olympic Peninsula during the July 18, 19 & 20th weekend. Created and solely produced by the member-growers of the Sequim Lavender Growers Association, the 18th Festival includes entertainment, relaxation, good food, free farm tours and music for every member of the modern family, singles, couples, military and the young at heart.

Additional Event Info
Contact Information and Links: 

Please visit SequimLavenderFestival.com, SequimLavenderWeekend.com & Sequim Lavender Festival Facebook for current information, especially for out-of-state visitors. A Part of Sequim Lavender Weekend.

Location

18th Sequim Lavender Festival - LAVENDER CENTRAL
Sequim-Dungeness Way & Fir Street
Sequim, WA 98382
United States

Rhododendron Festival

79th Annual Rhododendron Festival in Port Townsend, WA

Saturday, May 10
10am-5pm Rhododendron Arts and Crafts Fair see www.porttownsendartsguild.org for more info

8 PM—”Dude Looks Like a Lady?” Fashion Show and Silent Auction at American Legion

Sunday, May 11
10am-5pm Rhododendron Arts and Crafts Fair

Wednesday, May 14
6:00 pm Trike Race begins

Thursday, May 15
4:30 pm Pet Parade begins
Funtastic Carnival, Memorial Field

Friday, May 16
3:30 pm Kiddies Parade begins—Navy Band NW Concert Follows!
5:30 pm Hair & beard contest

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Location

Port Townsend WA
United States
48° 7' 1.758" N, 122° 45' 25.2144" W

18th Annual Sequim Lavender Farm Tour & Fair

Sequim Lavender Farm Tour & Fair 2014
Heritage Lavender Farm Tour
Celebrate with Sequim’s World-Class Lavender Farmers!
Visit five of Sequim’s iconic lavender farms, each reflecting the unique vision of their owners and the surrounding landscape. Each farm is its own festival with breathtaking fields of lavender, lavender products, educational workshops and demonstrations, crafts, food and beverages, live entertainment, and more.

Farm Tour Tickets
Advance Tickets: $15
Admission to all farms all weekend purchased by July 17, 2014.

Advance One-day Tickets: $10

Additional Event Info

Location

Carrie Blake Park
202 N. Blake Ave
Sequim, WA 98323
United States

Shrimp Fest 2014

Live music, local vendors, beer garden, belt sander races (Saturday only), delicious food, great  fun and shrimp!   The hours are 10AM-6PM on Saturday and 10AM-4PM on Sunday.  Proceeds will be donated to community projects.  Active Military and Veterans FREE with ID; KIDS under 12 FREE with paying adult; Free Parking; Gate Fee: $4/day OR $6 for two-day pass.
Additional Event Info
Contact Information and Links: 

 Email: shrimpfest@hotmail.com; Phone inquiries: 360-796-4456; Website: http://www.emeraldtowns.org/

Location

Yelvick General Store Field
251 Hjelvicks Rd
Brinnon, WA 98320
United States

Sequim Student Film Festival

The 9th annual 2014 Sequim Education Foundation Student Film Festival starts at 7PM on Friday, April 18th at Sequim High School Auditorium, 601 N.Sequim Ave, Sequim,WA. This is great family entertainment - Fun for all ages!  A $5.00 donation gets both adults and students into the Film Festival competition.  Money raised goes toward the $6,750 in scholarship funds earned by the filmmakers.

 

Additional Event Info
Contact Information and Links: 

www.sequimed.org

For more info contact:

Elna Kawal (360)683-3027

11th Annual Olympic BirdFest

The Olympic Peninsula Audubon Society will conduct its 11th annual Olympic BirdFest on April 4th through April 6th 2014. This festival provides participants the opportunity to view a wide variety of birds normally seen on the Olympic Peninsula. Field trips are planned for Sequim Bay, Port Angeles Harbor, Ediz Hook, Dungeness Spit, the Elwha River, Salt Creek and at Neah Bay as well as trips through wooded areas to view songbirds and see owls in the evening. Boat trips to Protection Island are also planned. The North Olympic Peninsula is widely known as a great place for birdwatching.

Additional Event Info
Contact Information and Links: 

http://www.olympicbirdfest.org/

For more information, call 360-681-4076, or email: info@olympicbirdfest.org

Location

Dungeness River Audubon Center @ Railroad Bridge Park
2151 W. Hendrickson Rd
Sequim, WA 98382
United States
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