Razor Clam Festival and Seafood Extravaganza, March 21-23, Ocean Shores. oceanshores.org.

Iron Man Strong Ale Festival, April 5, Stevenson. ironmanstrongalefestival.com.

Unlimited Digital Access. $1 for 4 weeks.

Washington State Spring Fair, April 10-13, Puyallup. thefair.com/spring-fair.

Feast Walla Walla, April 12, Walla Walla. feastwallawalla.com.

Razor Clam Festival, April 19-20, Long Beach Peninsula. razorclamfest.com.

Black Lake Fishing Derby, April 26, Ilwaco. ilwaco-wa.gov.

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

Bloomsday, May 4, Spokane. bloomsday.org.

Balloon Stampede, May 9-11, Walla Walla. wwvchamber.com/pages/WallaWallaBalloonStampede/.

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.

Wenatchee River Bluegrass Festival, June 20-22, Wenatchee. cashmerecoffeehouse.com/wrbfest.htm.

Vancouver USA Marathon, June 13-15, Vancouver. vancouverusamarathon.com.

Taste of Tacoma, June 27-29, Tacoma. tasteoftacoma.com/.

Cheese Days, July 11-13, Toledo. toledolionsclub.org/cheesedays.html.

Aquafest, July 25-27, Lake Stevens. aquafest.org.

Mount St. Helens Bluegrass Festival, Aug. 8-10, Toledo. washingtonbluegrassassociation.org/.

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


Wurstfest, Feb. 28-March 1, Mt. Angel. 503-845-9440. mtangelwurstfest.com.

Wooden Shoe Tulip Fest, March 29-May 4, Woodburn. 503-634-2243 or woodenshoe.com/.

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

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

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

Grande Ronde Spring Fest and Birdathon, May 16-19, La Grande. 800-848-9969 or unioncountychamber.org/pages/SpringFest.

Mount Pisgah Wildflower and Music Festival, May 18, Eugene. mountpisgaharboretum.com.

Hog Wild Days, May 30-June 1, Island City. 541-963-5017 or 541-963-8588.

Cannon Beach Sand Castle Contest, June 21, Cannon Beach. 503-436-2623.

Lincoln City Summer Kite Festival, June 28-20, Lincoln City. 800-452-2151 or oregoncoast.org/.


Salmon River Jet Boat Races, April 18-20, Riggins. rigginsidaho.com.

Weippe Camas Festival, May 23-24, Weippe. 208-435-4058.

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

British Columbia

Vancouver International Wine Festival, Feb. 24-March 2, Vancouver. 604-873-3311 or playhousewinefest.com.

Griz Days Winter Festival, Feb. 28-March 2, Fernie. 250-423-6868 or tourismfernie.com/events/griz-days-fernie-bc.

Victoria French Fest, March 6-9, Victoria. 250-388-7350 or francocentre.com.

Kamloops Cowboy Festival, March 13-16, Kamloops. 888-763-2224 or bcchs.com/festival.html.

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.