Calendar of Events

  • Ocean Shores Renewed Antique Show: Feb 12-14

  • Beachcombers' Fun Fair: March 5-6, 29th Annual event features exhibits, seminars, information booths and vendors. Children's activities held on Saturday morning. Plus beach walks and the Dash for Trash or Treasure on Sunday morning. Fun for the whole family.

  • Razor Clam Festival & Seafood Extravaganza: March 18-20, 10th Annual. This event is being expanded to 3 days and has a new name. Top chefs from the area restaurants bring their best clam chowder and entrees for a chance at "The Best on the North Beach." Vendor and food booths, music and more. A great family event!

  • Fine Arts, Photography, & Electronic Media Show: April 22-24, 47th Annual. Artists and photographers from all over the United States enter this show to win prizes and show their unique photos and works of art. Arts using electronics will be showcased as well. For more information, visit www.associatedarts.org.

  • Shoppin' at the Shore: May 7-8, A Mother's Day Event at the Ocean Shores Convention Center. Tons of vendors, crafters, gift ideas, kids store, music, prizes, chance drawings, coloring contest and fun for all ages. For more information, please call 425-343-3233.

  • Grays Harbor County Expo: May 27-29, Kick off the Summer at the 8th Annual GHC Expo, featuring the Grays Harbor Home Show, the Oceans of Fine Arts Expo, Roadside Chain Saw Carving, Hot Rod and Classic Car Expo, RV show, and more. See you Memorial Day Weekend! For more information, visit www.graysharborexpo.com.

  • Wearable Art Show: June 4, Artists of all media types create functional and not-so functional pieces of spectacular fashion in this year's show, "Force of Nature," that comes to life in one magical evening of music, dance and wearable art. Runs 12PM to 8PM. Held at the Convention Center. Call 360-289-2451 or visit www.wearableart.com/.

  • Ocean Shores Festival of Colors (Kite Flying): June 4-5. What a great family event for novice to professional kite flyers! Come fly a kite or enjoy the antics of colorful kites filling the skies. Call 360-289-4103 or visit www.oceanshoreskites.com.

  • Flag Day Parade: June 11. Honor our Nation's flag with an old-fashioned parade. Over 60 entrants parade through the streets of downtown Ocean Shores. Held on a Saturday at 11am. For more information, visit www.oceanshoresact.com.

  • NW Open Sand Sculpture Show: June 18 www.oceanshores.org
  • Saws 'N Shores: June 24-26

  • Ocean Shores Beach Blast: July 2-17. A family-friendly event. For more information, visit www.oceanshoresbeachblast.com.

  • Ocean Shores Big Weekend Triathlon & Footfest: July 9-10, 5th Annual Event . For more information, visit www.trifreaks.com.

  • Sun & Surf Run: July 23-26. Listen to the roar as Ocean Shores welcomes over 2,000 motorcycles for the weekend. Enjoy stunt riders, mortorcycle parades, bonfire & fireworks on the beach, and vendors. For more information, visit www.sunandsurfevent.com.

  • Body & Soul Festival: August 8-9. The Festival provides an opportunity for individuals to explore their options in creating healthier and more conscious lifestyles. Held at the Ocean Shores Lions Club. Hours: 10-6 Saturday and 10-5 Sunday. Admission is $3/day or $5 for the weekend. Classes throughout the day. For more information, visit www.oceanshoresfestival.com.

  • Fun Fly-In: August 15. Novice and professional Kite flyers perform on the main beach in Ocean Shores. For more information, please call 360-289-4103.

  • Old Fashion Labor Day Picnic & Paddle-a-Thon: September 5. Sponsored by the businesses in Ocean Shores. Human-Powered Boat Races, Poker Paddle, and Wacky Boat Races held at North Bay Park from 9am-3:30pm. Rubber Duckie Races held at 3:30pm to support local charities. For more information, visit www.oceanshoresact.com.

  • AAOS Arts & Crafts Festival: September 11-13, 47th Annual event includes over 120 indoor and outdoor booths featuring thousands of handcrafted items by gifted artists and talented craftspeople. For more information, visit www.associatedarts.org.

  • Whale of a Quilt Show: September 18-20. Sea-Gals Quilters show offers vendors, handmade quilts, demonstrations and quilted items. The show is judged (attendees get to vote) and prizes awarded. Free admission. Held at the Ocean Shores Convention Center. For more information, visit www.seapalsquilters.org

  • Irish Music Festival: October 21-25, 12th Annual. Over 20 bands converge on the Convention Center for the largest Irish music festival on the West Coast. For more information, visit www.galwaybayevents.com

  • Winter Fanta-Sea Craft Show: November 27-29. Kick off your holiday shopping. The Convention Center is filled with over 70 arts and crafts booths featuring handmade arts and crafts just in time for Christmas. Admission is free. Call 360-289-9586 for more information.For more information and listings of other events, call1-800-76-BEACH or visit www.tourismoceanshores.com