Washington State Fair, Sept. 5-22, Puyallup. thefair.com/spring-fair.

Unlimited Digital Access. $1 for 4 weeks.

Vancouver Sausage Festival, Sept. 6-8, Vancouver, Wash. visitvancouverusa.com.

Up Your Wind Kite Festival, Sept. 7-9, Pacific Beach State Park, Pacific Beach, Grays Harbor County. 360-276-4727.

Spokefest, Sept. 8, Spokane. spokefest.org/.

Odessa Octoberfest, Sept. 20-22, Odessa. deutschesfest.com/.

Central Washington State Fair, Sept. 20-29, Yakima. fairfun.com/fair/.

Lantern Tour of Fort Vancouver, Sept. 28, Vancouver. visitvancouverusa.com.


Sunfest Wine Festival, Aug. 31-Sept. 1, Sunriver. sunriversunfest.com

MusicFestNW, Sept. 3-8, Portland. musicfestnw.com.

Wheels and Waves Car Show, Sept. 5-8, Seaside. 503-738-7637 or seasideor.com.

Feast Portland, Sept. 19-22, Portland. feastportland.com.


Fall Fest of Northwest Microbrews, Aug. 31-Sept. 2. Sandpoint.

877-487-4643 or visitidaho.org.

Craters of the Moon Star Party, Sept. 6-7, Arco. 208-527-1335 or www.visitidaho.org.

Stanley-Sawtooth Cowboy Poetry and Music Gathering, Sept. 6-7, Stanley. 281-468-7416 or sawtoothmountainmamas.org.

British Columbia

Great Canadian Beer Festival, Sept. 6-7, Victoria, 250-383-2332 or gcbf.com.

Penticton Dragon Boat Festival, Sept. 6-8, Penticton. 250-492-7717 or gorowandpaddle.org/events.

Tourist information

Washington, 866-964-8913, ext. 3249, or experiencewa.com

Oregon, 800-547-7842 or traveloregon.com

Idaho, 800-635-7820 or visitid.org

British Columbia, 800-435-5622 or hellobc.com

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.