Ocean Shores - Play on the Coast

Year-Round Events.

Music, art, parades, dancing, quilts, picnics, and festivals make the Coast an exciting place to be, any season of year. You won’t want to miss your favorite happenings, so be sure to note them!


A.A.O.S. Arts and Crafts Festival

Friday, September 11 - Sunday, September 13, 2015
An end of summer annual event. Visit one of Western Washington's largest indoor & outdoor handmade arts and crafts fair. 1,000's of unique items are showcased by gifted artists and talented craftspeople. Admission is free
120 w Chance A La Mer Ocean Shores, WA 98569
tel: 360.289.9586 website email


Whale of a Quilt Show

Friday, September 18 - Sunday, September 20, 2015
The Sea-Pal Quilters of Ocean Shores, "Whale of a Quilt Show" offers boutique vendors, handmade quilts, demonstrations, and quilted items. The show is judged and prizes are awarded. Free admission, donations welcome.
120 W Chance A La Mer NW Ocean Shores, WA 98569
tel: 253.381.0034


Nonprofit Leaders Conf. for Coastal & SW WA

Monday, October 5 - Tuesday, October 6, 2015
We are offering workshops & seminars to help nonprofits who are facing unusually severe financial challenges just when the need is greatest.
120 W. Chance A La Mer Ave. Ocean Shores, WA 98569
tel: 360.289.1211 website email


Irish Music Festival

Wednesday, October 21 - Sunday, October 25, 2015
The West Coast's Largest Irish Music Festival. 6 stages, 4 venues and 20 great bands. Come tip a pint and kick up your heels Thursday October 21 through Sunday the 25th. For more information and a schedule of the bands and events visit www.galwaybayevents.com
120 W. Chance A La Mer Ave.
tel: 360.289.2300 website email


Winter Fanta-Sea

Friday, November 27 - Sunday, November 29, 2015
Over 70 arts and crafts booths feature thousands of unique handmade items just in time for the holidays! Bring the kids, Santa will be there to listen to all of your Christmas wishes.
120 W Chance A La Mer Ocean Shores, WA 98569
tel: 369.289.9586 email


A Pirates Life For Us

Friday, January 15 - Sunday, January 17, 2016
Swashbucklers, buccaneers and scallawags invade our fair City to indulge in entertainment and general merriment. All folks with pirate spirits are welcome to come and play.
Ocean Shores, WA 98569


A huge variety of antiques and collectables.

Antique & Collectible Show

Saturday, February 13 - Sunday, February 14, 2016
The Annual Ocean Shores Antique & Collectible Show will take place February at the Ocean Shores Convention Center. Join us along with over 60 vendors for Valentine's Weekend !
120 W Chance A La Mer Ocean Shores, WA 98569


Razor Clam Festival & Seafood Extravaganza

Friday, March 18 - Sunday, March 20, 2016
Hurray for the (tasty) and elusive Razor Clam! Celebrating the natural bounty of "Coastal Life" The event features an artisan marketplace, children’s activities, live entertainment, cultural exhibits, and the highly anticipated Clam Chowder Cook-off. Come and cast your vote for the best professional & non-professional chowder on the North Beach!
120 W. Chance A La Mer Ave. Ocean Shores, WA 98569
tel: (360) 289.2451 website email


Fine Arts, Photo & Electronic Media Shows

Friday, April 22 - Sunday, April 24, 2016
Artists and photographers from all over the United States enter this show to win prizes and display their unique photos and works of art


Shoppin' at the Shore

Saturday, May 7 - Sunday, May 8, 2016
Entrepreneurs gathered together under one roof to create a retail extravaganza.
120 w Chance A La Mer Ocean Shores, WA 98569-9675
tel: 425.343.3233 email


Grays Harbor County Expo

Friday, May 27 - Sunday, May 29, 2016
We are pleased to announce the ninth annual Expo; featuring Oceans of Fine Arts - Arts & Crafts Show,Wood and Ice Chainsaw Carving, Hotrod and Classic Car Show, Memorial Service Honoring those who have passed and a Home Show! SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE! Free and Easy Parking - Memorial Day Weekend 2016 plan on joining us!
120 W. Chance A La Mer Ave. Ocean Shores, WA 98569
tel: 800.336.6028 website email

$15 - 20

Ocean Shores Wearable Art Festival

Saturday, June 4 , 2016
Artists of all media types create functional and not-so-functional pieces of spectacular fashion in this year's show, "Movers and Shakers" that comes to life in one magical evening of music, dance and WEARABLE ART.
120 W. Chance A La Mer Ave. Ocean Shores, WA 98569
tel: 360.589.7778 website email


Sand and Sawdust Festival

Friday, June 24 - Sunday, June 26, 2016
Five Star Dealerships and The Chamber of Commerce welcome all to the Sand and Sawdust Festival at the beach! Master, Intermediate, & Novice Sand-Sculpting teams compete for over $6,000.00 in cash prizes. At the Convention Center master woodcarvers from all over the world compete in this amazing annual competition. There are food, craft and specialty vendors Live auctions are held daily on carvings! Families & children are invited to enter the sand-sculpting competition or learn sand-sculpting
the Ocean Shoes Convention Center 120 W. Chance A La Mer Ocean Shores, WA 98569


Sun & Surf Run

Thursday, July 28 - Sunday, July 31, 2016
The Sun and Surf Run will be bigger than ever this year, check out the event website at www.sunandsurfevent.com -The firemen are coming to cook for us….all proceeds go to Sun Charities! -The GoGo Promo girls on Fri and Sat. -Miss Sun and Surf Contest -2 poker runs -Bike show & Bike games -Live bands
120 W. Chance A LA Mer Ave. Ocean Shores, WA 98569
tel: 425.223.7222 website email



Friday, August 19 - Sunday, August 21, 2016
12th man FAN FEST celebrating the up-coming SEAHAWK season with a huge fan party open to all. Music, food, vendors, games and celebrities. Check out our Facebook page at 12's Fan Fest and Beach Party .
120 W Chance Ala Mer Ocean Shores, Wa 98569
tel: 360.250.5618 email
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