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August 24, 2019
Prosser Beer & Whiskey Festival
Prosser, Washington
Prosser Beer and Whiskey Festival is our region’s premier craft brewing and distillery event.

August 31, 2019
73rd Annual Seafood Festival & Craft Show
Westport, Washington
A family feast with fresh fish, oysters and more. Live music and local crafts.

Food & Wine Festivals, Shows & Local Event
waiting for new dates

August 3-5, 2018 - Mossyrock Blueberry Festival
Mossyrock, Washington
Held the first weekend in August, this festival includes musical events, a parade, a pie eating contest, a car show and lots of fun community events for all ages. Take home lots of our local blueberries and sample what our country cooks can do with them.

August 4, 2018 - Annual Joyce Daze Wild Blackberry Festival
Joyce, Washington
Blackberry pie baking contest, pancake breakfast, fish pond, entertainment, vendors, parade, antique truck & car displays, salmon bake, and a beard, mustache and goatee contest.

August 4, 2018  10th Annual Washington Tuna Classic
Westport, Washington
Charitable tuna derby. Proceeds benefit Northwest Harvest, Wounded Warrior Project and Disabled American Veterans.

August 10-12, 2018  A Taste of Edmonds  - Edmonds, Washington
What can you expect at “A Taste of Edmonds”?  How about awesome entertainment, terrific kids activities, great food, wonderful arts & crafts, a vibrant beer & wine garden and engaging sponsors.  In our quest to be a zero waste event we invite you to apply online this year.  Just click the link below that best suits your product or service.  You are welcome to call with any questions. Here we go!.  ( )


August 11, 2018
16th Annual Taste of Hood Canal
Belfair, Washington
The “Taste” will feature a larger and expanded custom and classic car show, beer garden, live music all day, food booths including seafood  and a variety of wonderful treats, informational displays, art and craft booths, fire engines, local artists, family entertainment throughout the day and lots of fun for all!

August 17-18, 2018  The National Lentil Festival - Pullman, Washington
Since its beginning in 1989, the National Lentil Festival has brought national attention to Pullman. The Palouse region of farmlands in Eastern Washington and Northern Idaho has a reputation for producing the highest quality lentils in the United States. We think that is worth celebrating.  This two day festival features the Legendary Lentil Cook-off, Cooking Demonstrations and more!

August 18, 2018 - Washington Beer BBQ - Seattle, Washington
The Washington Beer BBQ will take place on August 18th at Lake Union Park. Complete details coming soon!

August 23-September 3, 2018 - Evergreen State Fair
Monroe, Washington

August 24-26, 2018 - 22nd Annual Chehalis Garlic Fest & Craft Show
Chehalis, Washington
Incredible garlic cuisine, artisans and craft vendors, live music and over 60 varieties of natural garlic.   Attendance: 20,000.

August 25, 2018 - Belltown Crush Block Party
Belltown, Seattle, Washington
Join in the fun with wineries, breweries, live music, street food, and grape stomping at this 5th Annual Block Party in Bell Street Park! Live music provided by Belltown Beats as well as The Seattle Women’s Steel Pan Project and a grape stomping competition! 10 Breweries, 10 Wineries, 4 Cideries!  Noshes available from Belltown Brewing (Personal Happy Hour Sized Pizza’s), Mama’s Cantina (Slow Roasted Pork Carnitas Tacos), Road Dawg, and Pinxto’s will do Paella! Tickets are $25 with net proceeds benefiting Plymouth Housing Group. GoVino glasses compliments of Downtown Spirits!

August 29-September 3, 2018  Walla Walla Fair & Frontier Days
Walla Walla, Washington
In the fall of 1866, cowboys and farmers gathered to participate in the first Walla Walla Fair & Frontier Days.  This western celebration is a tradition in the Valley every Labor Day weekend.

August 31-September 23, 2018  Washington State Fair
Puyallup, Washington
One of the biggest fairs in the world lights up Washington state each September with star-studded entertainment, the PRCA Rodeo, rides, animals, delicious food, feature exhibits, activities for the kids and much more. The Washington State Fair - Do the Puyallup is the largest fair in the state, and the Pacific Northwest. Started in 1900, it is a staple of an American pastime, while offering contemporary features to enjoy and explore.


Food & Wine Festivals, Shows & Local Event

waiting for new dates

August 5-6 & 12-13, 2016 - Peach Festival - Grandview, Washington
Come enjoy a celebration of summers glorious golden fruit... peaches! Hop a hayride out to our pedestrian friendly orchard, where our small trees make it possible for every member of the family to discover that nothing compares to a ripe juicy peach fresh off the tree.  On returning to our cool shady park you can enjoy live music, great food, and of course PEACH DONUTS! Kiddos will also enjoy playing on our two big playgrounds, riding the Barnyard Train, visiting Andrew's Animal Farm and taking a pony ride.  As always, admission to the farm is FREE, but there is a $5 parking fee on festival Saturdays.

August 20, 2016 - Everett Craft Beer Festival - Everett, Washington
The Everett Craft Beer Festival is on hiatus. No info on if it will return.


Food & Wine Festivals, Shows, Events

waiting for new dates

August 8, 2015  34th Annual Prosser Wine & Food Fair
Prosser, Washington
An afternoon of fine wine and local food specilities. Two local bands will entertain you all day as you sample wine from 50 Washington wineries, food from local food vendors and beer from local breweries.  (also: )

August 20-22, 2015  The Grain Gathering - Mt. Vernon, Washington
The Grain Gathering: rebuilding local and regional grain networks, seed to table.  The annual conference brings together professional and home bakers, maltsters, brewers, millers, farmers, wheat breeders, food writers, wood-oven builders, and people who come to enjoy “summer camp for bread lovers”.

August 29, 2015  Tomato Battle Seattle - Seattle, Washington
The Tomato Battle unifies as many as 5,000 fruit-chucking fanatics for an afternoon of dancing to music, sipping libations, and flinging 300,000 pounds of roma tomatoes at one another. Mosh in a ketchup-covered fray that marries the traditions of Spain’s La Tomatina tomato-throwing festival and Germany’s Oktoberfest.


Food & Wine Festivals, Shows & Local Event

waiting for new dates

August 9, 2014  Keeping it Coastal Brewfest - Westport, Washington
Craft beer, music and food all day long. Meet our local and guest brewers from Washington, Oregon and California.



waiting for new dates

August 3-4, 2012  Sumner Art & Rhubarb Pie Festival - Sumner, WA
In its 39th year, the Sumner Arts Festival now includes the community's claim to fame as the Rhubarb Pie Capital. Artists from across the country will feature their work. Other activities include entertainment, street dance, pet parade, kids' activities, and lots of rhubarb related and festival foods.

August 8-9, 2012  NW Distillery & Cocktail Festival
Seattle, Washington
As of June, craft distillers in the state of Washington can sell their spirits on supermarket shelves. Since March, they have been able to sell directly to restaurants and bars. The 2012 NW Distillery & Cocktail Festival celebrates this burgeoning industry by showcasing the craft distillers of Washington in a two-day event filled with spirit tastings, cocktail competitions, and drink seminars.

August 18, 2012  21st Annual Summer Fruit Festival
Mount Vernon, Washington
Sponsored by the Western Washington Fruit Reseach Association--fruit samples, lectures, cooking demonstrations and orchard tours.



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