Hello August

August Festivals & Area Events

This is the “not bored” list!

Be sure to hang onto this issue of The Valley Bugler, full of upcoming Festivals and Community Events for the month of August, and mark your calendars with fun.

Saturdays & Sundays all Summer in Long Beach, WA

Enjoy Face Painting, a Horse & Wagon and other fun family things to do at the world’s longest beach!

One such special event is the weekly sidewalk chalk coloring contest, usually held on Saturdays. Another fun adventure is horseback riding on the beach, or flying kites.

Long Beach, WA

longbeachwa.gov/summerfest

Summer Concerts at the Lake. From 6 to 8 p.m Thursdays at Lake Sacajawea thru August 16th.

mylongview.com

July 25-28, 11am – 11pm

Cowlitz County Fair & Rodeo! Don’t miss: cowlitzcountyfair.com

July 27-28th

Finnish American Folk Festival offers up plenty of fun, music and food.

www.nasellefinnfest.com

July 31 – August 4

Clatsop County Fair at the fairgrounds in Astoria, on 109 acres overlooking the Walluski River:

www.clatsopcofairexpo.com

August 3-4

Deep Canyon Challenge

www.oregontunaclassic.org

August 3-5

Annual Vernonia Friendship Jamboree and Logging Show.

www.vernoniachamber.org

August 3-12

Clark County Fair at fairgrounds in Ridgefield. Tons of info online:

www.clarkcofair.com

August 8-11

The Astoria Regatta “Making Waves!” Since 1894, celebrating the beautiful Lower Columbia area with four days of festival fun!

www.astoriaregatta.com

August 9-12

Annual Loggers Jubilee in Morton.

www.loggersjubilee.com

August 9-12

37th Annual Seaside beach volleyball tournament! So fun!

www.seasidebeachvolleyball.com

August 10-12

Mount St. Helens Bluegrass Festival in Toledo.

washingtonbluegrassassociation.org

August 14-19

SW Washington Fair in Chehalis.

www.southwestwashingtonfair.org

August 16-18

Wahkiakum County Fair at the County Fairgrounds in Skamokawa

360-795-3480

August 18

Annual Jazz and Oysters celebration in Oysterville. Where music and good food and drink combine!

360-642-2400  funbeach.com

August 18

Longview Squirrelfest at Civic Center.

www.LVsquirrelfest.com

August 19

Untouchables Car show in Kalama

www.kalamachamber.com

August 20-26

WA State International Kite Festival in Long Beach. Info and events:

www.kitefestival.com

August 24-25

Oregon Tuna Classic in Ilwaco

www.oregontunaclassic.org

August 24-25

Hood-To-Coast Relay starting at Mount Hood, ending in Seaside

www.seasideor.com

August 24-26

Chehalis Garlic Fest & Craft Show.

www.chehalisgarlicfest.com

August 25

Annual Unique Tin Car Show and Swap Meet with cruise. Totally.

www.uniquetin.com/

August 25

Hub City Car Show in Centralia

www.chamberway.com

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