Wahkiakum County has a variety of events throughout the year that really showcase the strength of the community.
June 1 - Rods & Reels Car Show at Wahkiakum Fairgrounds in Skamokawa, WA Contact 360-430-4377, Dollars for Scholars Fundraising Event.
June 28-30 - Puget Island Garage & Yard Sale on Puget Island in Cathlamet, WA Contact 360-849-4253. A shoppers paradise a you make your way around the entire island finding treasures.
June 28-30 – The Smoky Water Revue at Skamokawa Grange in Skamokawa, WA Contact: 360-795-8770 Take a step back in time while being entertained by local talent in the riverboat town of Skamokawa, at one time accessible only by water.
July 13- Kiwanis Golf Tournament- This event will bee held at the Skyline Golf Course. For questions please call Carol Danker at 360-795-8052.
July 20 - Bald Eagle Run - Walk Challenge on Puget Island in Cathlamet, WA
July 20 – Kiwanis Club Breakfast at Elochoman Slough Marina in Cathlamet, WA Contact: 360-795-8052
July 20 – Fireworks Display at Elochoman Slough Marina in Cathlamet, WA Contact: 360-795-9996 E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
July 21- Wooden Boat Show at Elochoman Slough Marina in Cathlamet, WA Contact 360-795-3501 Website: www.cathlametmarina.org
July 21 – Ralph Rodahl Golf Memorial Scramble, tee off at 9 am. at Skyline Golf Course in Cathlamet, WA Contact 360-795-8052
July 21- Community Potluck Picnic & 75th Class Reunion- This event will be held at the Grays River Valley Center. Please contact Penny Gregory for question at 360-465-2775.
July 27- Vista Vendor Market- This event will be held at Vista Park.
August 4-WHS Mule Trail All School Reunion, WHS Gym, Noon to 5 - E-mail: email@example.com
August 10- Art Auction- This event will be held at the Appelo Archives Center. Please call 360-484-7103 for any questions regarding the event.
August 10- Women’s Club Tour of Homes- For questions Regarding this event please contact Carol Cole at 360-849-0006.
August 15-17 - Wahkiakum County Fair at Fairgrounds in Skamokawa, WA Contact: 360-795-3480 or 560-0371. Fun for all ages. 4H, FFA, Exhibits, animals, vendors, games, great food and entertainment.
August 30, 31- Swap Meet- This event will be held at the Appelo Archives Center. Please call 360-484-7103 for any questions regarding the event.
August 31 -
Buzzards Breath Chili Cook-Off
at Elochoman Marina in Cathlamet
September 14 - Wine Tasting & Silent Auction at Wahkiakum Fairgrounds in Skamokawa, WA Contact 360-795-8031. Benefit for the River Life Interpretive Center. Sponsored by Friends of Skamokawa. Wonderful evening of food, fun and friends as you put in your bids to support Redmen Hall..
October 4 - Oktoberfest & Punkin Chunkin at Two Islands Farm Market, Puget Island Contact: 369-795-9996, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
October 4-6– Columbia River Country Days in Wahkiakum County, WA Contact: 360-795-3278
October 4-5– Covered Bridge Dinner in Wahkiakum County, WA Contact: 360-795-3278 The Grays River Covered Bridge, built over 100 years ago and still in use is Washington's last covered bridge. Closed to vehicles and lamp-lit for guests to
enjoy a wonder filled evening of dining.
October 12- October Fest Dinner- This event will be held at the Grays River Valley Center. Please Contact Penny Gregory for any questions at 360-465-2775.
October 31 - Neewollah Daze-Community Halloween Costume & Poster Contest on Main Street and Bank of the Pacific in Cathlamet, WA Contact 360-795-9996 E-mail: email@example.com
October 31- 4th Annual “All Hallows Eve”- This event will be held at the Grays River Valley Center. Please contact Penny Gregory at 360-465-2775 for any questions.
November 2 - Holiday Bazaar Day at Rosburg Community Hall in Rosburg, WA Contact 360-484-7723
November 9- American Legion Breakfast- This event will be held at Deep River Hall. Please contact Sonja Kruse at 360-465-2215 if you have any question.
November 22 - Turkey Bingo at JA Wendt Multipurpose Room, Cathlamet, WA Wahkiakum County Fair Board Fundraising Event. .Contact 360-795-3480
November 15, 16 - Holiday Bazaar at St. James Family Center in Cathlamet, WA Contact 360-849-4181 or 360-795-3332. Vendors, baked goods and a special children's Christmas store. Sponsored by St. James Episcopal Church.
November 23 - Christmas Lighting Festival & Festival of Trees on Main Street in Cathlamet, WA, Contact 360-795-9996 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
December 1- Kids Christmas Party- This event will be held at the Norse Hall. Please contact Jan Silvestri at 360-795-8759 for any questions.
December 14- Holiday Community Dinner- This event will be held at the Skamokawa Grange.
December 6-9, 13-15- Holiday Open House at Redmen Hall in Skamokawa, WA Contact 360-795-3007. Sponsored by Friends of Skamokawa.
December TBD- Holiday Tour of Homes / Old Time Christmas Celebration at Deep River Church and Naselle, WA Contact: 360-465-2234
January 20- Soup Dinner - at Johnson Park in Rosburg. Please contact Judy Durah at 360-465-2331 for questions.
January 26- Old Time Logging Reunion - The reunion will be held at the Appelo Archive Center in Naselle from 12:00-4:00 PM. Please contact Karen Bertroch at 360-484-7103 for questions.
February 9 - Valentine Diamond Dinner, 6 to 9 pm at the Skamokawa Grange Hall. Contact: 360-795-3434. Wahkiakum County Fair Board Fundraising Event. Enjoy a Steak dinner while being entertained by local musicians, not to mention the opportunity to win a diamond necklace.
February 10- Valentine Smorgaboard - This will be held at Naselle High School Commins Room. Please call 360-465-2234 for any questions.
February 15 – Women’s Club Pie Social - This event will by held at the Tsuga Gallery. Please contact Carol Cole at 360-849-0006 for any questions.
February 15 - Tall Tree Cafe Grand Opening - This event will be held at the Tall Tree Cafe located at 98 Main Street Cathlamet, WA. There will be live music, Specials, and Door Prizes. The event will be from 5-7 PM. Please call Alex Arness at 360-795-3777 for any questions.
February 23 – Stew Luncheon, Bazaar, Bake Sale - The event will be held at the Grays River United Methodist Church from 10:00-6:00PM. Please contact the Grays River Friendship Circle at 360-465-2740.
February 28 - March 3- Friends of Skamokawa Antique Sale - This event will be held at Redmen Hall. Please call 795-3007 if you have any questions.
February TBD - Season Kick-off Scramble at Skyline Golf Course, Cathlamet, WA. Contact: 360-795-8785. Whether you want to improve your game or enjoy a challenging course layout, Skyline Golf Course and Driving Range provides for all.
(all info below from 2013, and not yet updated)
March 2- Crab & Oyster Feed- This Event will be held at the Rosburg Community Hall. Please call 465-2234 if you have any questions.
March 9- Spaghetti Feed- This event will be held at the Grays River Valley Center. Please call Penny Gregory at 465-2775 for any questions.
March 16- Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner- This event will be held from 5:00-6:30PM at the Norse Hall. Please call 795-8759 for questions.
March 22- Easter Bingo at JA Wendt Multipurpose Room, Wahkiakum County Fair Board, Fund Raising Event Contact 360-795-3480 or 560-0371 Lots of bingo for the whole family and raffle drawings too
March 29-30 - Salmon Derby. A scholarship fundraiser for Wahkiakum Student College Scholarships. Call the Chamber for more info 360-795-9996.
March 30 - Easter Egg Hunt at Vista Park, Skamokawa, WA, Sponsored by the Lions Club, time TBD Even the Easter Bunny comes to Vista Park!
April 21 - Rosburg Club Chicken Dinner at Rosburg Hall in Rosburg, WA 11:30
am - 2:00 pm, Contact 360-465-2919. This funds raised from this wonderful dinner insures that the hall will be maintained, scholarships will be awarded and more. So if you love chicken with all the trimmings and desserts, this is the place to be.
April TBD- Lambing School- Please contact Carrie Backman with questions regarding the event at 360-795-3278
April 20 - 4th Annual Traditional English Tea & Plant Sale Benefit for St. James Family Center, held at St. James Episcopal Church. 1134 Columbia St., Cathlamet, Contact: 360-849-4181. Celebrate the coming of spring with a traditional English Tea serving traditional recipes for both savory and sweet courses.
May 1- Oct. 31, Fridays - Two Islands Farm Market on Puget Island in Cathlamet, WA Contact: 360-849-4145
May 5- Sons of Norway Spring Tea- This event will be held at the Norse Hall.
May 5 - Spring Tea is sponsored by the Grays River Friendship Circle, at Rosburg Community Hall, Rosburg, WA Contact: For information contact: 360-465-2740
May 12- Appelo Building Reception- This event will be held at the Appelo Archives Center in Naselle.
May 18- Bake/Book/Plant Sale & Soup Lunch- This event will be held at the Grays River Valley Center. Please call Penny Gregory for questions at 360-65-2775
May 18 - Annual Great White-tail 5K & 10K Fun Run at JBH Wildlife Refuge in Skamokawa, WA Do you love to run with your dog? Walkers or runners will choose between a 10k, 5k or 2 mile distance with recognition given for overall male and female winners in each event. Ribbons will be awarded to the top three finishers in each age division. This event is a fund raiser for the Wahkiakum based 4-H program and all proceeds will be used to benefit the county program. Contact 360-465-2275
May 25- American Legion breakfast- This event will be held at Deep River Hall. Please Contact Sonja Kruse at 360-465-2551 for any questions.
May 26 - Armed Forces Day, Pancake Breakfast at Deep River Legion Hall, Contact: 360-465-2740