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!

$15 - 20

Ocean Shores Wearable Art Show

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


Festival of Colors

Saturday, June 4 - Sunday, June 5, 2016
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.
On the Beach at the Chance Ala Mer approach Ocean Shores, WA 98569
tel: 360.289.4103


Flag Day Parade

Saturday, June 11 , 2016
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 24 - Sunday, June 26, 2016
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


Ocean Shores Beach Blast

Saturday, July 2 - Sunday, July 17, 2016
A 16 day family friendly event with volleyball, soccer, disc golf, skim boarding, music, vendors, games, food, activity tournaments, fireworks and lots of smores..... Visit our website and plan to get involved with this first of it's kind "fun at the beach" extravaganza in Ocean Shores.
120 W Chance Ala Mer Ocean Shores, WA 98569
tel: 369.289.9586 website



Friday, July 29 - Sunday, July 31, 2016
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 13 , 2016
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. 10am-4pm
Ocean Shores, WA 98569
tel: 360.289.2553 website



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 . Contact Anna Macinnis or Terry Johnson t.johnson5959@yahoo.com anamac247@yahoo.com
120 W Chance Ala Mer Ocean Shores, Wa 98569
tel: 360.250.5618 or 206.200.7179


Find Your Treasure Gift Show

Saturday, August 27 - Sunday, August 28, 2016
A retail gift and treasure show. Some proceeds to benefit the local food bank. This second year event offers many one of a kind purchase items. Entertainment and a treasure hunt included in the merriment.
120 W. Chance A La Mer Ave. Ocean Shores, Wa 98569
tel: 425.343.3233 email

$5 - 15

Ocean Shores Paddleathon

Saturday, September 3 , 2016
North Bay Park, lakes & canals. 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.


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

Friday, September 9 - Sunday, September 11, 2016
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 16 - Sunday, September 18, 2016
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: 1.509.715.9082


Bacon Bash

Friday, September 23 - Sunday, September 25, 2016
All things BACON! Food, vendors,novelties and entertainment.
120 W Chance Ala Mer Ocean Shores, Wa 98569
tel: 360.580.5064 email


Irish Music Festival

Thursday, October 20 - Sunday, October 23, 2016
The West Coast's Largest Irish Music Festival. 6 stages, 4 venues and 30 great bands. Come tip a pint and kick up your heels Thursday October 20 through Sunday the 23th. 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 25 - Sunday, November 27, 2016
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


A huge variety of antiques and collectables.

Ocean Shores Renewed Antique Show

Friday, February 10 - Sunday, February 12, 2017
The Ocean Shores Renewed Antique Show will take place February 10-12, 2017 at the Ocean Shores Convention Center. Join us along with over 60 vendors for Valentine's Weekend ! This antique and collectible show has been renewed and please be prepared to be amazed! Bring a non-perishable food donation for the food bank and pay only $2 entry.
120 W Chance A La Mer Ocean Shores, WA 98569

$1 - 3

Beachcombers Fun Fair

Saturday, March 4 - Sunday, March 5, 2017
29th 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

Friday, March 17 - Sunday, March 19, 2017
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
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