April Showers
Apr
29
12:00 pm12:00

April Showers

What's more PNW than a day-long festival celebrating rain, beer, and Northwest cuisine?

 

Hama Hama Oyster Rama
Apr
29
12:00 pm12:00

Hama Hama Oyster Rama

  • Hama Hama Oyster Co.

Every year Hama Hama Oysters welcomes the public to their beach to learn about oysters, oyster farming, and life in the Hood Canal, aquatic and otherwise.

Mason County Forest Festival
Jun
1
Jun 4

Mason County Forest Festival

  • Shelton, WA

For 72 years, this festival has honored the traditions of an industry which is at its very core…forestry.

49th Annual Tahuya Day
Jul
1
10:00 am10:00

49th Annual Tahuya Day

  • Tahuya, WA

Tahuya Day features a unique parade with everything from tractor-pulling pirate ships to water cannons, horses, classic cars, and more.

Grapeview Art & Water Festival
Jul
29
10:00 am10:00

Grapeview Art & Water Festival

  • Fair Harbor Marina

Where else can you experience a floating golf tee, taste freshly steamed clams, watch your son or daughter build a wooden boat or plop their first hooks into the water in a fishing derby, and take in the talents of dozens of artists from across Hood Canal and the South Puget Sound and beyond?

Taste of Hood Canal
Aug
12
10:00 am10:00

Taste of Hood Canal

  • North Mason Rotary

Sponsored by the North Mason Rotary, this family event offers live music and beer garden, a car show, exhibitors galore, and “Harry Martin’s World Famous Oysters” grilled by the North Mason Chamber of Commerce.

PumpkinFest & Catapult Competition
Oct
1
Oct 31

PumpkinFest & Catapult Competition

The Union community knows how to celebrate the pumpkin! Their “PumpkinFest” is a month-long fall harvest celebration that culminates on Halloween weekend. 

OysterFest
Oct
7
Oct 8

OysterFest

  • Shelton, WA

Mollusks, microbrews, music and more abound at the annual OysterFest extravaganza in Shelton.


CiderHood at Alderbrook Resort & Spa
Oct
28
Oct 29

CiderHood at Alderbrook Resort & Spa

Alderbrook Resort & Spa partners with over 15 regional ciders and local artisans to present an event celebrating the bounties of Fall in the beautiful Pacific Northwest.

Restoration of the McReavy House
Oct
22
2:00 pm14:00

Restoration of the McReavy House

  • McReavy House


Please come out to hear guest speaker Jayni Kamin the new President of the Mcreavy house board speak about the history of the Mcreavy house and the current efforts to restore this Union landmark.  

Summer's End Party
Sep
4
12:00 pm12:00

Summer's End Party

Celebrate the end of summer at Alderbrook Resort & Spa with live music, locally made libations, an artisan showcase, culinary experiences, and more!

National Park Service Birthday
Aug
25
6:30 am06:30

National Park Service Birthday

  • Olympic National Park

America's Best Idea — the national parks — is even better when it is free! Only 127 of the United States’ 407 national parks usually charge an entrance fee.

Pancakes in the Park
Jul
31
7:00 am07:00

Pancakes in the Park

This all-you can eat breakfast includes pancakes, scrambled eggs, and meats; the beverage service features juice, hot chocolate, and Urraco Coffee.

4-H Extravaganza
Jul
30
10:00 am10:00

4-H Extravaganza

  • Shelton High School

Mason County 4-H members will be showcasing their projects during the upcoming 4-H Extravaganza.

ShellFest 2016
Jul
23
10:00 am10:00

ShellFest 2016

Meet us at Twanoh State Park for a day full of beach walks, children's activities, exhibits, ice tray displays, and more.

Music in the Park
Jul
14
Aug 18

Music in the Park

  • Kneeland Park

All you need is a blanket and a love of music and you are well on your way to a memorable evening.

Goldsborough Creek Run & Walk
Jun
4
7:00 am07:00

Goldsborough Creek Run & Walk

The timed event welcomes runners and walkers of all ages, competitive and beginners alike. Register before May 12 to ensure you'll receive a t-shirt.

Brinnon Shrimpfest
May
28
May 29

Brinnon Shrimpfest

  • Yelvick’s General Store Field

This community event is a celebration of Hood Canal Spot Shrimp and other local seafood.

Opening Weekend of National Park Week
Apr
16
Apr 24

Opening Weekend of National Park Week

  • Olympic National Park

Only 127 of the United States’ 407 national parks usually charge an entrance fee. Start planning your visit. America's Best Idea — the national parks — is even better when it's free!

Holiday Magic Tree Lighting + More
Dec
4
Dec 5

Holiday Magic Tree Lighting + More

Downtown Shelton knows how to kick off the season with the HOLIDAY MAGIC event!  For years there has been a joint effort between the Shelton Downtown Merchants and the Kristmas Town Kiwanis in creating two days of merriment and family activities and this year is no different. 

 

Friday, December 4th:  Tree lighting at the Post Office Park (6:00pm), followed by over 100 singers leading you in song. Then, Marshmallow Roasting, Wagon Rides, Santa and Mrs. Claus, Kiddie Train Rides, Christmas Skit by Mason Co. Christian School, Art Walk, Entertainment, Games with great prizes and more.  ALL EVENTS ARE FREE  

 

Saturday, December 5th: Many businesses will be open for shopping, the “Missile Toe” Mile run begins at 4:00pm and then there’s the CHRISTMAS PARADE at 5:00pm.

 

www.sheltondowntownmerchants.com

www.kristmastownkiwanis.com 

Fall Fruit Show
Oct
24
10:00 am10:00

Fall Fruit Show

  • West Side Improvement Club

Family fun + a sample of the freshest in the Northwest! Join us at the West Side Improvement Club in Bremerton this weekend.

OysterFest 2015 [Day 1]
Oct
3
10:00 am10:00

OysterFest 2015 [Day 1]

  • Port Of Shelton

West Coast Oyster Shucking Championship & Washington State Seafood Festival

Mollusks, microbrews, music and more abound at the annual OysterFest extravaganza in Shelton. Always the first full weekend in October, this local favorite festival draws visitors from all across the state—all in search of the perfect oyster, oyster fritter, oyster stew, or just plain oyster on the half shell. 

Union PumpkinFest
Oct
1
Oct 31

Union PumpkinFest

  • Hunter Farms

The Union community knows how to celebrate the pumpkin! Their “PumpkinFest” is a month-long fall harvest celebration that culminates on Halloween weekend with, what else—a pumpkin catapult competition organized by the Union Tourism Association. The coming together of families, community and the bounty of the harvest all begins at Hunter Farms in Union.

National Park Free Admission Day
Sep
26
4:00 am04:00

National Park Free Admission Day

  • Olympic National Park

A land of beauty and variety. With nearly one million acres, Olympic encompasses several distinctly different ecosystems and protects a rich mosaic of natural and cultural history. Untamed rivers flow from glacier-capped peaks through valleys of old-growth forests, waves crash against a shoreline rich with life, and only trails traverse the vast interior of this internationally recognized wilderness. Come explore!

Habitat takes Flight
Sep
12
6:00 am06:00

Habitat takes Flight

  • Sanderson Field

Habitat for Humanity of Mason County is excited to partner with the Port of Shelton for their signature event - Habitat Takes Flight for Affordable Housing! This event is one of a kind in Mason County, offering a wide variety of community activities, including vendors, food and beverage, a static air show, free plane rides for kids 8-18 and car show, live music and so much more! So save the date and come see us September 12th!

Labor Day Event at Walter Dacon
Sep
5
Sep 6

Labor Day Event at Walter Dacon

Stop by Walter Dacon Winery during your Labor Day spent on the Wild Side of Washington. Indulge in fresh steamer clams (done up Walter style) from Taylor Shellfish Farms, soak up the rich juices with rustic french bread and enjoy other snacks along with a sampling of some of the best wine the PNW has to offer. Round it all off with live music by Teacher. 

$15 entry.

Hood Canal Highland Celtic Festival
Sep
5
Sep 6

Hood Canal Highland Celtic Festival

  • Belfair State Park

The clans will gather again at the 5th Annual Hood Canal Highland Celtic Festival at Belfair State Park. It is a weekend full of fun, featuring: the Gathering of the Clans, sanctioned Highland games, Highland and Celtic Entertainment, pipe bands and dancers, Scottish and Celtic vendors, herding dogs demonstrations, food vendors and a beer garden.

Caitlin Jemma—Live Music
Aug
29
4:00 pm16:00

Caitlin Jemma—Live Music

  • Robin Hood Restaurant and Pub

Please welcome Caitlin Jemma to the historic stage at Robin Hood Restaurant and Pub. Music starts at 7pm. 

Salmon Barbecue
Aug
29
9:00 am09:00

Salmon Barbecue

Purchase tickets for this annual event at the Alderbrook Country Store. Every year we get the best fresh Pacific Salmon and grill it over alder. That smoky slab of salmon gets served up with corn on the cob, scalloped potatoes, and our special recipe corn bread. Save room for dessert! Homemade local blackberry and apple pies. Good food, better company… invite your friends and make an afternoon of it!

More information here: http://www.thenccu.org/salmon-bbq-august-29/

Adults: (in advance) - $15 // (at the door) - $17

Kids 6-12: (in advance) - $7 // (at the door) - $10