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!


Fine Arts, Photo & 3-D Shows

Friday, April 27 - Sunday, April 29, 2018
Artists and photographers from all over the United States enter this show to win prizes and display their unique photos and works of art



Saturday, May 12 - Sunday, May 13, 2018
"Running with Scissors" Craft Shows will be coming to Ocean Shores Mother's Day weekend, May 12th and 13th from 10am-5pm each day. Free admission and all are welcome to the handmade for Mom Boutique Bazaar. Our handmade bazaar will have unique and beautiful gifts for you and Mom. Don't miss out!
120 w Chance Ala Mer NW Ocean Shores, WA 98569



Friday, May 25 - Sunday, May 27, 2018
We are pleased to announce the ELEVENTH 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 Show

Saturday, June 2 , 2018
Artists of all media types create functional and not-so-functional pieces of spectacular fashion in this year's show, "It's Only Make Believe" 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


GH County Festival of Colors

Saturday, June 2 - Sunday, June 3, 2018
This is a great family kite-flying event for novice to professional kite flyers! Come fly a kite or enjoy the antics of colorful kites.
Damon Road Beach Approach Ocean Shores, WA 98569
tel: 360.289.4103


Flag Day Parade

Saturday, June 9 , 2018
A chance to show our patriotic spirit. The parade features more than 75 entries and a Grand Marshall. One of the only Flag Day parades in Western Washington.
120 West Chance A La Mer Ave. NW Ocean Shores, WA 98569
tel: 360.289.2314


Sand and Sawdust Festival

Friday, June 22 - Sunday, June 24, 2018
The Chamber of Commerce welcomes all to the Sand and Sawdust Festival at the beach! Master, Intermediate, & Novice Sand-Sculptors. At the Convention Center master woodcarvers compete in this amazing annual competition. There are food, craft and specialty vendors. Live auctions are held daily on carvings!
the Ocean Shoes Convention Center 120 W. Chance A La Mer Ocean Shores, WA 98569


Big Top Promotions Gun Show

Saturday, July 21 - Sunday, July 22, 2018
Experienced gun and knife retailers gathered together to offer enthusiasts an opportunity to purchase and evaluate personal collections. Open to the public: Saturday 9am-6pm/ Sunday 9am-4pm Cost....$10.00 for adults....active and retired military and children under 18 accompanied by an adult are FREE.
120 W Chance Ala Mer NW Ocean Shores, WA 98569
tel: 360.276.0044 website



Friday, July 27 - Sunday, July 29, 2018
Roll on into Ocean Shores and join in on the fun! Enjoy live music, vendors, bike show and more. Stay tuned for event detail updates.
120 W Chance Ala Mer Ocean Shores, Wa 98569
tel: 360.289.4411 website


Woof-a Thon

Saturday, August 11 , 2018
Dogs and their parents are invited to this festival celebrating the talents and uniqueness of our special loved ones. Games and sporting events and an auction all Fido friendly. Join us at NB High School 10am-4pm
Ocean Shores, WA 98569
tel: 360.289.2553 website



Saturday, August 11 - Sunday, August 12, 2018



Friday, August 17 - Sunday, August 19, 2018
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 . Contact Anna Macinnes... annna@seatownevents.com
120 W Chance Ala Mer Ocean Shores, Wa 98569
tel: 206.200.7179


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

Friday, August 31 - Sunday, September 2, 2018
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

$5 - 15

Ocean Shores Paddleathon

Saturday, September 1 , 2018
Oyhut Bay Seaside Village Canal. Attention kayak, canoe, and rowing enthusiasts. All Skill levels are welcome! Human-powered boat activities on the lakes and canals of Ocean Shores. Race, Poker Paddle, picnic, seminars and the latest in paddling gear at end-of-season prices.
tel: 206.818.4118


Whale of a Quilt Show

Friday, September 21 - Sunday, September 23, 2018
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: 360.209.9306


Irish Music Festival

Tuesday, October 16 - Sunday, October 21, 2018
The West Coast's Largest Irish Music Festival. 6 stages, 3 venues and 30 great bands. Come tip a pint and kick up your heels. 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 23 - Sunday, November 25, 2018
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 website email



Saturday, January 19 - Sunday, January 20, 2019
Unique oddities and dark themed crafts and artist market. Unusual treasures presented to you by special spirited artisans. Find "Gore at the Shore" on F/B glitterpantsproductions
tel: 206.498.0763 email


A huge variety of antiques and collectables.

Ocean Shores Renewed Antique Show

Saturday, February 16 - Sunday, February 17, 2019
The Ocean Shores Renewed Antique Show will take place February 16-17, 2019 at the Ocean Shores Convention Center. Friday is open only in the evening as a special premier night and it is a ticketed event. The tickets will be for sale in the Center & at the Dusty Trunk and entitle you to tasty culinary delights as you peruse the wares of the vendors as well as entry into the show Sat and Sun.This antique and collectible show has been renewed and please be prepared to be amazed!
120 W Chance A La Mer Ocean Shores, WA 98569

$1 - 3

Beachcombers Fun Fair

Saturday, March 2 - Sunday, March 3, 2019
32nd annual event features exhibits, seminars, information booths, and vendors on Saturday and Sunday; a kid's science fair Saturday morning plus beach walks on Sunday morning.
120 West Chance A La Mer Ave. NW Ocean Shores, WA 98569
tel: 360.580.5064 website email


Razor Clam Festival & Seafood Extravaganza

Saturday, March 16 , 2019
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! Contact Chamber for info.
120 W. Chance A La Mer Ave. Ocean Shores, WA 98569
tel: (360) 289.2451 website email
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