Wahkiakum Community Events Calendar!

Bald Eagle Festival - 3rd Saturday in July

Sponsored by the Wahkiakum County Chamber of Commerce

Bald Eagle Festival is one our areas largest events!  The celebration is three days of activities with a patriotic flare.  Friday night there is a dance with live music, food and a beer garden at the City Dock Broadway Street in Cathlamet.  Saturday is the big day with a Main Stret parade, which has a different theme each year.  After the parade, one can wander the street festival full of homemade goods, crafts, art, food, and fun!  Later, there is live music and a beer garden at the Elochoman Marina, and at night, the areas largest fireworks display lights up the sky at Strong Park! 


Wooden Boat Festival - 3rd Sunday in July

Sponsored by the Elochoman Marina

There is a Wooden Boat Show attracts wooden boat exhibitors from the area and around the Pacific Northwest.  There are various activities, food and craft vendors at the Elochoman Marina located at 500-2nd Street in Cathlamet.


Grays River Covered Bridge Festival - 1st Saturday in August

Sponsored by the Grays River Covered Bridge Committee


9:00 a.m. Walk-Run (Registration 7 a.m.)

10:30 a.m. Awards Ceremony for Race

11:00 a.m. All-Comers Parade & Rededication of Bridge

12:00-4:00 "The Spirit of Chief Wahkiakum" Scenic Trolley Rides, $5.00 for Adults, Children Under 12 are $3.00. Tickets Available

1:00-4:00 p.m. Tractor and Model T Races, Local Entertainers, Vendors, Farmers Market, Beer Garden with Music & Dancing.

Wahkiakum County Fair - 4th Thursday to Saturday

Sponsored by the Wahkiakum County Fair Association

Location: Wahkiakum Fairgrounds, 16 Fairgrounds Road, Skamokawa, WA

Contact: The Manager at 360-795-3480

Time: 10:00am – 10:00 pm Thursday, Friday, Saturday

This event is held annually the 4th Thursday, Friday, & Saturday in August

If you need more information please feel free to call us!

Tanja Winebrenner, Executive Director
Wahkiakum County Chamber of Commerce
& Vistors Center
P.O. Box 52
Cathlamet, WA  98612
360-795-9996 or wchamber@cni.net

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