Planning ahead for events beyond Seattle

Washington

Tour De Lopez, April 26, Lopez Island. lopezisland.com.

Washington Comedy Festival, April 26, Wenatchee. laphpro.com.

Bloomsday, May 4, Spokane. bloomsday.org.

Maifest, May 10, Leavenworth. leavenworth.org.

Balloon Stampede, May 9-11, Walla Walla. wallawallaballoonstampede.com.

Cider and Mead Festival, May 10, Village Green, Eastsound. orcasislandciderfest.org.

Penn Cove Water Festival, May 10, Coupeville. 360-682-5250 or penncovewaterfestival.com.

Spokane Lilac Festival, May 10-17, Spokane. spokanelilacfestival.org.

Sacajawea Bluegrass Festival and Dutch Oven Rendezvous, June 13-15, Pasco. mctama.org/sacajawea-bluegrass-festival.

Oregon

Astoria-Warrenton Crab, Seafood & Wine Festival, April 25-27, Astoria. 800-875-6807 or oldoregon.com.

Oregon Garden Brewfest, April 25-27, Silverton. 503-874-8100 or oregongarden.org/events/brewfest.

America’s Wild Rivers Coast Wine and Music Festival, May 9-10, Gold Beach. 541-247-0923 or goldbeachchamber.com.


Idaho

Spring Jam Bluegrass Festival, May 15-18, Kamiah. 208-935-2290 or idahosawtoothbluegrass.org/index.html.

Idaho Shakespeare Festival, May 30-Sept. 28, Boise. 208-429-9908 or idahoshakespeare.org.

British Columbia

Okanagan Spring Wine Festival, May 1-11, Kelowna. thewinefestivals.com.

Tofino Shorebird Festival, May 2-4, Tofino. 250-725-2560 or raincoasteducation.org.

Squamish Culture and Heritage Festival, May 2-3, Squamish. squamishhistory.ca.

Send listings at least a month in advance to travelcalendar@seattletimes.com or mail to Travel Calendar, The Seattle Times, P.O. Box 70, Seattle, WA 98111.