NEWS FLASH :  Salmon season starts July 2 Westport WA (Marine area 2)  Salmon Season

Please Check before shooting off Fireworks as they are illegal in some towns, in state parks and on some beaches. Check the city or town you are in. More...

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 

Late June-Early October-Westport Marina

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

March 12 - October 15 Westport

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

July 2022

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 2 - Sept 30 Westport

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

July 2 Tokeland 

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

July Westport-CANCELLED

Maritime Museums' Ole Fashioned 4th  Crafts, food & music at the Maritime Museum.

July 4 Westport Marina

Booming Bay Fireworks Display Show starts at dusk.

July 8-10 Grayland Beach

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

July 10 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 16 Westport 

Eastside Street Rods Show & Shine Scenic poker run, parade, and Show & Shine.

July 16 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 23 Westport-

Elk River Boat Challenge a seven mile human powered boat race at 1 pm on the beautiful Elk River Estuary. For info call 360-268-9712

August 2022

August 2 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 5-6 Westport-

14th 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 6-7 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 19-21 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 20-21 Westport

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

August 27-28 Grayland

60th 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

September 2022

September 3 Westport 

76th 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 3 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 10 Westport Event TBD

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 16-18 Local Area 

25th Annual 30 Miles of Junque From Tokeland to Westport & Ocosta, Garage sales galore. 

September TBA Westport Grayland (Twin Harbors) 

Tentative Razor Clam Digs

September 17 Local Beaches

50th Annual Operation Shore Patrol Beach cleanup sponsored by the State 4X4 Association

September 24 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 2022

October  Westport Grayland

Tentative Razor Clam Digs-

Oct 7 Grayland 

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

October 8-9 Grayland 

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

October 9 Grayland TBD

Jog the Bog and Beach 5K & 10K Run / 3K Walk, starts at 9 am.

October  Westport Grayland (Twin Harbors)

Proposed Razor Clam Tides:

November 2022

November TBA Westport/Grayland/(Twin Harbors Beaches)

Tentative Clam Tides-Evening Digs: 

November TBA Grayland

Pomegranate Holiday Open House from 11 am-5pm

November TBA Tokeland

Annual Clam Jam They'll have fritters and dip and also an amateur clam chowder competition.  Bring your favorite recipe and see if it can stand the heat of the competion.  There will also be bluegrass music. At the Tokeland Hotel and Restaurant from 4-8 pm. More info

November TBA Westport, Grayland/Twin Harbors

Tentative Clam Tides-Evening Digs: 

November TBA Westport Grayland/Twin Harbors

Tentative Clam Tides-Evening Digs:

December 2022

December 3 Westport- TBD

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.

December TBA Westport, Grayland, Twin Harbors

Tentative Clam Tides-Evening Digs:

December 16-18 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 17 Grayland

Grayland Fire Hall A Day with Santa- Join the South Beach Regional Fire Authority for visit with Santa from 10am-4 pm. More...

December TBA  Westport, Grayland, Twin Harbors

Approved Clam Tides-Evening Digs:

December TBA Westport/Grayland (Twin Harbors)

Tentative Clam Tides-Evening Digs: 

January 2023

January 1-February 28 Local Beaches

Storm Watching 18 miles of beachcombing

Jan TBA Westport/Grayland

Tentative Razor clam tides:

Jan TBA Westport/Grayland

Proposed Razor clam tides:

Jan 29 Westport/Grayland

Approved Razor clam tides:

  • Jan. 29, Saturday, 4:30 P.M.; -0.7 feet; Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Mocrocks

February 2023

February Local Beaches

Storm Watching at it's best

February 5 Grayland

Grayland NATIONAL CHOCOLATE FONDUE DAY - Come and celebrate National Chocolate Fondue Day At the Grayland Community Hall 

February  Westport, Grayland

Tentative Clam Tides:

February TBA  Westport, Grayland

Tentative Clam Tides:

February TBA  Westport, Grayland

Tentative  Clam Tides:

March 2023

March 15 - 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.

Starts March 12 Westport

Deep Sea bottom fishing starts Call your favorite charter boat and get scheduled! Rockfish charters begin Saturday March 12 Bag limit: 7 Ling Cod opens MArch 12-October 15 bag Limit: 2  

March 15 - September 30 Westport 

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

March TBA Westport, Grayland (Twin Harbors)

Clam diggers-Grayland

Tentative Clam Tides:

March TBA Westport, Grayland (Twin Harbors)

Tentative Clam Tides:

April 2023

April TBA Westport Area

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.

April TBA Westport, Grayland (Twin Harbors)

Proposed Clam Tides:

April 1, Friday, 7:36 AM; +0.5 feet; Long Beach, Twin Harbors

April 2, Saturday, 8:07 AM; 0.0 feet; Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Copalis

April 3, Sunday, 8:45 AM; -0.1 feet; Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Mocrocks

April 4, Monday, 9:23 AM; 0.0 feet; Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Copalis

April 5, Tuesday, 10:01 AM; +0.2 feet; Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Mocrocks

April 6, Wednesday, 10:43 AM; +0.5 feet; Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Copalis

April TBA Westport & area Beaches

Celebration of Glass Come learn how to beachcomb for treasures and the go out and search the area beaches to try and find your own glass float. More...

April TBA Westport-

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 TBA Westport, Grayland (Twin Harbors)

Tentative Clam Tides:

April TBA Westport/Grayland

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

April TBA Westport, Grayland (Twin Harbors)

Tentative Clam Tides:

April TBA Westport/ Hoquiam

28th Annual Grays Harbor Shorebird Festival Headquartered at Hoquiam High School. Sponsored by GH Audubon Society. More Information

May 2023

April TBA Westport/ Hoquiam

28th Annual Grays Harbor Shorebird Festival Headquartered at Hoquiam High School. Sponsored by GH Audubon Society. More Information

May TBA Twin Harbors-Westport Grayland Beaches

Tentative Razor Clam Tides 

May TBA 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


Halibut Fishing Days Bag limit 1 per day on Thursday and Sundays

May TBA Tokeland 

Tokeland & North Cove Art Studio Tour & Auction Open studio tours in Tokeland and North Cove from 10 am-4 pm with an aution to follow.

May TBA Westport

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 TBA Westport

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

June 2023

June TBA Westport

Hailbut Fishing: Bag limit: 1 Or until the quota is met.

June TBA Westport

Salmon Fishing Opens

June 18- LaPush (Marine Area 3) and Neah Bay (Marine Area 4)  

June 25 Ilwaco (Marine Area 1)

July 2 Westport-Ocean Shores (Marine Area 2)

Salmon fishing will remain open until September 30th unless quotas are met before.

June TBA Westport 

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

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