WDFW approves 7 days of  razor clam digging April 8th-14th. Morning tides Not all beaches are open for every dig, so please check the schedule. More tides coming in April and May. Reminder New Clam license is required!

South Beaches Annual Events 

Grays Harbor Beaches dates for annual events at both the North Beaches and South Beaches are listed to help you plan your next visit to to the Pacific Ocean. The following events are going on at both beaches.

South Beaches Annual Events 

January 10- May 29 Local Beaches

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#Wildfloats The Westport South Beach Historical Society presents a beachcombing challenge 1000 authentic Japaneses glass fishing floats are being releases along Westport beaches with the goal of tidal landings so everybody has a chance to find a float during the beachcombing season more info

March 12 - October 15 Westport

Westport Marina-Seafood Connection Albacore Tuna Months Purchase fresh Albacore Tuna right off the docks from the fishing fleet.

Late June-Early October-Westport Marina

Westport Charter Boat Association Fishing Derby compete daily and weekly for cash prizes.

WCBA will have a $10,000 prize for the largest Chinook. This is fantastic news for all you Salmon  fishermen. Here are the latest derby winners

April 2024

April 6-14 Aberdeen (Westport)

Mermaid Festival-Learn all thing mermaid at the International Mermaid Museum located on the grounds of Westport Winery.  There will be exhibits and attractions for vistors of all ages More

April 10-13 Westport, Grayland (Twin Harbors)

Approved Clam Tides: 

REMEMBER A NEW LICENSE IS NEEDED!

Approved dates during morning (midnight to noon only) low tides in April:

  • April 10, Wednesday, 8:14 a.m.; -1.5 feet; Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Copalis
  • April 11, Thursday, 9:00 a.m., -1.4 feet; Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Copalis
  • April 12, Friday, 9:48 a.m., -1.1 feet; Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Mocrocks
  • April 13, Saturday, 10:40 a.m., -0.5 feet; Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Mocrocks

April 20 Westport

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World Class Crab Races , Crab Feed & Crab Derby and Clam Derby  A unique annual event for a family fun day at Westport Marina. Come eat, Race and enjoy!  This year there is a clam Derby as well. Races/Feed Sat 11-5. Derby Sat. 8-5, Sun 8-3 for more Crab Derby info, More Razor Clam Derby info

April 25-28 Westport, Grayland (Twin Harbors)

Tentative Clam Tides: 

  • April 25, Thursday, 8:03 a.m.; -0.6 feet; Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Mocrocks
  • April 26, Friday, 8:39 a.m., -0.7 feet; Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Copalis
  • April 27, Saturday, 9:19 a.m., -0.7 feet; Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Copalis
  • April 28, Sunday, 10:05 a.m., -0.5 feet; Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Mocrocks

April 20 Westport/Grayland

Coast Clean-Up The crew from Olympic Coast Cleanup will take on the South Beach area for info click here

May 2024

May 3-5 Westport/ Hoquiam/Grays Harbor

Annual Grays Harbor Shorebird Festival Headquartered at Hoquiam High School. Sponsored by GH Audubon Society. More Information

May 9-12 Twin Harbors-Westport Grayland Beaches

Tentative Razor Clam Tides 

  • May 9, Thursday, 7:57 a.m.; -2.1 feet; Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Copalis
  • May 10, Friday, 8:41 a.m.; -1.9 feet; Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Mocrocks (Long Beach Razor Clam Festival)
  • May 11, Saturday, 9:27 a.m.; -1.4 feet; Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Mocrocks (Long Beach Razor Clam Festival)
  • May 12, Sunday, 10:16 a.m.; -0.8 feet; Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Copalis

May 2, 5, 7, 9, 12, 14, 16, 19, 21, 23, 28, 30 Westport Marine Area 2

Halibut Fishing Days Bag limit 1 per day. 

May 4 Ocosta

41st Annual Oyster Feed Ocosta Recreation Hall 3-7 pm All you can eat (approx 5 miles east of Westport) for info call 360-648-2190

May TBA Tokeland 

Tokeland & North Cove Art Studio Tour & Part 1 Open studio tours in Tokeland and North Cove from 10 am-4 pm More

May TBA Tokeland 

Tokeland & North Cove Art Studio Tour & Part 2Open studio tours in Tokeland and North Cove from 10 am-4 pm 

May 26 Westport

Day of Remeberence (Blessing of the Fleet) Please join us in this annual event remembering those lost at sea and bless the fleet for a safe and bountiful harvest. for info 360-268-9422

May 27 Westport

VFW Memorial Ceremony Memorial ceremony at Veterans Memorial Park. Starts at 11am 

May 27 Westport & Area Beaches

Westport and Area Beaches CELEBRATION OF GLASS - Come and learn about how to beachcomb for treasures and then go out and search the beaches. For information, Click Here.

June 2024

June 13, 16, 18, 20, 23, 25, 27, 30  Westport

Halibut Fishing: Bag limit: 1  If sufficient quota remain Or until the quota is met. 

If quota remains after June 30, then open up to seven days per week in August and September.

In all marine areas open to halibut fishing, there is a one-fish daily catch limit and no minimum size restriction.  There is a six fish annual bag limit.  Anglers must record their catch on a WDFW catch record card.

June TBA McCleary to Westport

Ride the Harbor-Tour De Wellness-The Summit Pacific Medical Foundation invites you to a road cycling event to help build a healthy community and raise funds to support the foundation. More

June TBA Westport

Salmon Fishing Opens

June 28-30 Westport 

Rusty Scuppers Pirate Daze Rival pirates invade Westport for a weekend full of fun, food and frivolity.  Additional info

July 2024

4th of July Fireworks.  Fireworks are illegal in Westport in the City and the beaches that are alongside the city. Please check with law enforcement as to where you can shoot them off legally. More...


July 1-September 30 Westport

South Beach Art  Gallery and Clay Studio Over 50 talented and regional artist exhibit and sell their art on Saturdays and Sundays from 10-4 throughout the summer. Opened July 2nd through out Labor Day.  Sponsored by the South Beach Arts Association.

July 1 Tokeland 

Tokeland 4th of July Parade Join in the festivities of the uptown parade in one of Washington's oldest resort towns

July  Westport

Salmon Fishing opens (Marine area 2) and runs through September 30 or until quotas are met.

July 4 Westport Marina

Booming Bay Fireworks Display Show starts at dusk.

July 5 Local Beaches

Coast Clean-UP Too- Join Washington CoastSavers and other volunteers in the clean-up to remove 4th of July Fireworks debris along the South Beach area. More

July 12-14 Grayland Beach

Windriders Kite Festival Kite flying event with demonstrations, games kids kite making.. Photos from previous years. Click here or more information

July 14 Westport  Light State Park

Run Like The Wind Fun Run-5K Run/Walk & 10K Run Starting at the Wesport Light State Park parking lot and go around the west coast’s 3rd tallest lighthouse and down our scenic dune trail while enjoying the nice ocean breezes and catching glimpses of coastal wildlife. For the most hearty among you, continue over the dunes and along Half Moon Bay to the lookout tower in the marina district and then turn around and enjoy it all from a different angle. For more info, click here.  

July TBA Westport

Westport Wine Festival Westhaven Wines is happy to present the Westport Wine Festival being held by the docks in Westport from 12 Noon to 8:00 PM. Come and sample wines from wineries from Washington and Oregon, as well as food vendors, gift vendors and bands throughout the day. More...

July 20 Elk River (Westport)

Elk River Boat Challenge choice of a 3 or7 mile human powered boat race on the beautiful Elk River Estuary. Starting at Brady's Oysters. Registration starts a 9:00 am with pre-race meeting at 10 am. For more info 

August 2024

August 6 Westport

National Night Out-6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the Westport Police Department,740 N Montesano St, Westport, WA - Come and help engage in strong relationships in your community by meeting your local police officers and having some food, drinks and fun with raffles, a duck hunt and more. 

August 4 Westport 

Coast Guard Day – Held every August 4th to commemorate the founding of the United States Coast Guard.  Activities at the Westport Maritime Museum and Grays Harbor Coast Guard Station.

August 9-10 Westport-

Annual Washington Tuna Classic This is a charitable tuna derby with proceeds benefiting Northwest Harvest, Wounded Warrior Project and Disabled American Veterans. Sign up early as spots fill fast. for info call 206-218-6785 or click here

August TBA Tokeland

Tokeland Woodfest- Held at the Tokeland Hotel Sat 10am - 5 pm and Sun 10 am - 4 pm.  Chainsaw carving, wood artists, demonstrations, food vendors & live music.  Presented by the Tokeland North Cove Chamber of Commerce. More...

August TBA Grayland Beach- 

Jet Ski Competition Grayland open Surf, Big Air and Motosurf Racing competitions.  For information contact Dan Lindgren, West Coast Surf Riders 360-593-0984 or see website

August 17-18 Westport

Westport Art Festival judged show of fine arts and crafts. For additional information Click Here

August 24-25 Grayland

62nd Beachcombers Driftwood Show  & Glass Float Hunt Vendors, Music, Food, Driftwood, Exhibits, competitions, and prizes. Glass Float Round Up on Grayland Beach Sat. 10-5, Sun 10-4 info: 360-268-0080 or 360-267-6532

August 31 Westport 

77th Annual Seafood Festival & Craft Show A family feast with fresh fish, oysters and more. Live Music by local band Catch Of The Day. for more details on the event Click Here

September 2024

September TBA Westport Docks 

Corvettes at the Marina Corvettes of Grays Harbor invites you to "Bring Your Corvette to the Marina". For more info Click Here

September TBA Westport 

Brady's World Famous Oyster Feed Oysters served every way you love them! Proceeds benefit clean water and scholarships.

September 15-October 31 Westport-

Boat Basin Salmon Derby Dockside fishing for salmon with great locally donated prizes at the Westport Marina. For entry call 360-268-1234 Derby Rules.

September TBA Local Area 

26th Annual 30 Miles of Junque From Tokeland to Westport & Ocosta. Garage sales galore. 

September TBA Local Beaches

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52nd Annual Operation Shore Patrol Beach cleanup sponsored by Region 2 of the Pacific Northwest 4 Wheel Drive Association More info

September TBA Westport Grayland (Twin Harbors) 

Tentative Razor Clam Digs 15 Clam Limit

September TBA Westport

Reach the Beach-Washington  This one day event is perfect as a personal challenge or to ride together with friends and family.  This is a top notch ride with amazing support that gives you four different start locations and ends in Westport, WA.  Superb organization, beautiful routes, medical and mechanical support on course, and eight lunch and snack stops are provided.  Join this fight against lung disease and support the American Lung Association programs. Click here for more information

October 2024

October 1-31 Westport

Boat Basin Salmon Derby

October TBA Westport Grayland

Tentative Razor Clam Digs-

Oct TBA Grayland 

Cranberry Harvest Festival Cook-Off Organizers are looking for folks to enter their best cranberry dishes in the Cook-Off Competition.

October TBA Grayland 

Cranberry Harvest Festival Bog tours, cranberry cook-off and firelight parade. 

October TBA Westport Grayland (Twin Harbors)

Tentative Razor Clam Tides:

October TBD Grayland

Mushroom Festival A fun day all about Mushrooms. More information coming soon

October TBA Tokeland

Nightmare Before Christmas- let the holiday shopping begin.  There will be handmade art and treasures, along with a spooky play on the beloved movie Nightmare Before Chirstmas! More information

November 2024

November TBA Grayland

Grayland Outfitters Holiday Shopping Event Come join Grayland Beach Outfitters for Holiday shopping.  Ladies Night-Thursday 3-6 pm, Friday 11-6 pm, Saturday 11-5 pm, and Sunday 11-5 pm. The elves can't wait for you to see all the fun stuff including  New Old World Ornaments and Themed Trees! h

November TBA Westport

Pomegranate Holiday 22nd Annual Open House from 11 am-5pm NEW LOCATION: 2621 Westhaven Drive, Westport WA

November TBA Westport/Grayland/(Twin Harbors Beaches)

Tentative Clam Tides:

November TBA Westport Grayland/Twin Harbors

Tentative Clam Tides-Evening Digs:

December 2024

December TBA Westport- 

Santa by the Sea Join the Half Moon Bay Pirates as they welcome Santa to the South Beach.  Santa arrives at the Westport Marina at 10:30 am.  Visit McCausland Hall Next door for the bazaar and bake sale. More Information

December TBA Grayland

Grayland Community Hall Holiday Weekend Bazaar-Come join us for three days of fun featuring a gingerbread house contest, a Christmas Bazaar with local vendors and a Christmas Community Party. Additional information 

December TBA Grayland

A Day with Santa Grayland Fire Hall - Join the South Beach Regional Fire Authority for visit with Santa from 10am-2 pm. More...

December TBA Westport, Grayland, Twin Harbors

Tentative Clam Tides-Evening Digs:

December TBA  Westport, Grayland, Twin Harbors

Tentative Clam Tides-Evening Digs:

Dec 31 Westport

Westport New Year's Eve Fireworks Show  starts at dusk

January 2025

January 1-February 28 Local Beaches

Storm Watching 18 miles of beachcombing

Jan TBA Westport/Grayland

Tentative Razor clam tides:

Jan TBA Westport

Wild Floats Westport South Beach Historical Society is releasing 1000 authentic Japanese floats for anyone to find while beachcombing.

Jan TBA Westport

3rd annual Storms & Seafood Festival for more info 

Jan TBA Westport/Grayland

Razor Clam Diggers-Grayland

Tentative Razor clam tides:

February 2025

January 5-February 5 Local Beaches

Storm Watching at it's best

February TBA Westport, Grayland

Tentative Clam Tides:

February  Westport, Grayland

Tentative Clam Tides:

March 2025

March TBA Ocosta

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Ocost Booster Club Crab Feed 12-6 pm Come and enjoy a Crab Feed at Ocosta Rec Hall More

March TBA Westport, Grayland (Twin Harbors)

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Tentative P.M.Clam Tides:

  • March 7, Thursday, 4:15 p.m.; -0.5 feet; Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Copalis
  • March 8, Friday, 5:00 p.m.; -0.8 feet; Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Mocrocks
  • March 9, Saturday, 5:42 p.m.; -0.9 feet; Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Mocrocks
  • March 10, Sunday, 7:22 p.m.; -0.7 feet; Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Copalis
  • March 11, Monday, 8:00 p.m.; -0.2 feet; Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Copalis

March 18 - June 1 Westport

Gray Whale Watching Charter Boat trips leave from the Westport Marina. For reservations call 1- 800-562-0105 or 360-268-1000.

March 9- Oct 19  Westport

Deep Sea bottom fishing starts Call your favorite charter boat and get scheduled! 

March 9-Oct 19 Westport

Westport Charter Boat Association Fishing Derby compete daily and weekly for cash prizes. More info

March TBA Westport, Grayland (Twin Harbors)

Tentative  A.M. Clam Tides:

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