Local area events

Many of the events listed below take place in Ocean Shores. View an extensive list of Ocean Shores and surrounding area events for additional info on these events and more, to confirm dates, and discover other things to do in Ocean Shores, Ocean City, and surrounding areas.

Clam Digging

Check out the Washington razor clam digging schedule. Digs are generally during non-summer months and new digs are approved frequently.

2017 Events

  • Antique & Collectible Show: February 11-12
  • Beachcombers Fun Fair: March 4-5
  • Razor Clam Festival: March 17-19
  • Dugan's Fun Run: March 19
  • Arts, Photo, & Electronic Media Show: April 22-23
  • Shoppin' at the Shore: May 13-14
  • Grays Harbor County Expo: May 26-28
  • Festival of Colors: June 3-4
  • Flag Day Parade: June 10
  • Sand & Sawdust Fest: June 23-25
  • Ocean Shores Beach Blast: July 7-9
  • Bikers at the Beach: July 28-30
  • Woof-a Thon: August TBD
  • 12th Man Fest: August 18-20
  • Find your Treasure Gift Show: August 26-27
  • Associated Arts of Ocean Shores Arts and Crafts Festival: September 1-3
  • Whale of a Quilt Show: September 15-17
  • Irish Music Festival: October 25-29
  • Winter Fanta-Sea Crafts Show: November 24-26

Ocean City

  • Perfect beach for kite flying
  • Clam digging certain times of the year
  • Clean, quiet, and uncrowded beaches
  • RV/camping town
  • Closer to scenic drive up the coastal highways

Ocean Shores

  • Go-carts
  • Moped rentals
  • Horse rides on the beach
  • Gift shops
  • Fast food and sit down restaurants
  • Quinalt Beach Resort and Casino
  • Hotel town