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Events beyond Seattle


Mukilteo Lighthouse Festival, Sept. 5-7, Mukilteo.

Taste of the Harvest Festival, Sept. 20, Wenatchee.

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Discover Lake Sylvia Fall Festival and Art Walk in the Woods, Sept. 20, Montesano.

Apple Festival, Sept. 20-Oct. 26, Spokane.

Tri-Cities International Fantastic Film Festival, Sept. 26-27, Richland.

Autumn Leaf Festival and Parade, Sept. 26-28, Leavenworth. 509-670-8776 or

Old Apple Tree Festival, Oct. 4, Vancouver.

One Sky, One World Kite Festival, Oct. 11-12, Long Beach.

Water Music Festival, Oct. 17-18, Long Beach.

Holiday Festival of the Arts, Nov. 14-Dec. 24, Bellingham.

Tri-Cities Wine Festival, Nov. 15, Kennewick.

Washington State Capitol Tours, daily, Olympia. 360-586-8687 or


Harney County Fair, Sept. 3-7, Burns. 541-573-6166.

Oregon Coast Pride Festival, Sept. 5-7, Lincoln City. 503-432-1406 or

Gold Beach Brew and Art Festival, Sept. 6, Gold Beach. 541-490-1593 or

Oregon Renaissance Festival, mid-August through mid-September weekends, Hillsboro. 971-271-9500 or

Cranberry Festival, Sept. 12-14, Bandon. 541-347-9616 or

Newport Wild Seafood Weekend, Sept. 13-14, Newport.

Mill-Luck Salmon Celebration, Sept. 13-14, North Bend. .800-953-4800 or

Oregon International Air Show, Sept. 19-21, Hillsboro. 503-629-0706 or

Bay Area Fun Festival, Sept. 20-21, Coos Bay. 800-824-8486 or

Oregon’s Alpenfest, Sept. 25-28, Joseph. 541-432-0209 or

Hood River Hops Fest, Spet. 27, Hood River. 800-366-3530 or

Bend Fall Festival, Oct. 3-5, Bend.

Artober Brewfest, Oct. 4, Lincoln City. 541-994-3070 or

Lakeside Brew Festival, Oct. 10, Lakeside. 541-808-1733.

Hood River Valley Harvest Fest, Oct. 17-19, Hood River. 800-366-366-3530 or


Idaho Shakespeare Festival, through Sept. 28, Boise. 208-429-9908 or

Orofino Lumberjack Days, Sept. 11-14, Orofino. 208-476-3412 or

Indian Creek Festival, Sept. 12-13, Caldwell.

Lewis County Fair, Sept. 25-28, Nex Perce.

American Falls Birding Festival, Sept. 27, American Falls.

Thousand Springs Festival of the Arts, Sept. 27-28, Filer. 208-539-6918 or

Emmett Harvest Festival and Street Fair, Oct. 3-4, Emmett. 208-365-3485 or

Trailing of the Sheep Festival, Oct. 9-12, Sun Valley. 208-720-0585 or

Sun Valley Jazz Jamboree, Oct. 15-19, Sun Valley. 877-478-5277 or

Idaho Gourd Society Festival, Nov. 1-2, Meridian. 208-906-1469 or

British Columbia

Steamfest, through Oct. 30, Penticton. 250-492-0403 or

Barkerville Cowboy & Drover Jubilee, Sept. 5-7, Barkerville.

Creston Valley Fall Fair, Sept. 5-6, Creston. 250-428-2920 or

Great Canadian Beer Festival, Sept. 5-6, Victoria. 250-383-2332 or

Hope Brigade Days, Sept. 5-7, Hope. 604-756-5006 or

Pentastic Jazz Festival, Sept. 5-7, Penticton. 250-770-3494 or

Salmon Arm Fall Fair, Sept. 5-7, Salmon Arm. 250-832-0442 or

South Cariboo Community Fall Fair, Sept. 5-7, 100 Mile House. 250-395-1353 or

White Rock’s Moon Festival, Sept. 5-7, White Rock.

Vancouver Fringe Festival, Sept. 4-14, Vancouver. 604-257-0350 or

Agassiz Fall Fair & Corn Festival, Sept. 12-13, Agassiz. 604-796-3246 or

Kootenay Spirit Festival, Sept. 12-14, Nelson.

Whistler Village Beer Festival, Sept. 11-14, Whistler. 800-944-7853 or

Harvest Festival, Sept. 20, Nanaimo. 250-754-8141 or

Tourist info

Washington, 800-544-1800 or

Oregon, 800-547-7842 or

Idaho, 800-635-7820 or

B.C., 800-435-5622 or

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

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