Free Family Events
Nature Fun Fair
Saturday, 9am - 5pm
Sunday, 9am - 4pm
The Fun Fair has activities for all ages to discover their artistic side and learn about nature. Wildlife art projects and activities include Shorebird on a Stick, Thumbprint art, Mask Making, and more!
Mudflat Meals: See What Shorebirds Have for Dinner
Saturday, 9am - 4pm
Estuaries are teeming with life even in the most unexpected places. Some mudflats are estimated to contain as many as 40,000 organisms per cubic inch of mud! Learn about the amazing critters living in the mudflats. Come see them yourself through microscopes; located in the Fun Fair.
Be a Shorebird in the Procession of the Shorebirds!
Sunday, Mask Making: 9am - 5pm
Make cool bird masks in the Fun Fair area any time Saturday from 9am to 5pm. Join in the Procession of the Shorebirds in front of Hoquiam High School at 2pm just after the Poster Contest Awards Ceremony. You can also bring your own bird or nature related costume for the parade.
Shorebird Festival Poster Contest Awards Ceremony
Sunday, 1pm - 1:30pm
Come and help cheer on the 2018 Poster Contest Winners during the awards ceremony. The poster contest is open Grays Harbor County students, grades 1-6. Winning posters are displayed during the Festival at Hoquiam Middle School.