August Events Long Beach Washington Peninsula

Long Beach Washington Coast Events and Activities August 2021

Come enjoy the best summer month (August 2021) on the Long Beach peninsula with Friday evening Art Walks, the Friday and Saturday morning farmers market, a day trip to Raymond for the annual Willapa Music Festival, and the Oyster and Jazz Festival in Oysterville Washington. These events are fun for the entire family.

Person buying organic food at the farmers market in Long Beach Washington

Long Beach Peninsula Farmers Market: Every Friday

There may be no better way to spend a lazy Friday morning and afternoon than shopping for local organic produce, eating lunch at one of the many local food stands, and listening to great music on a large outdoor stage at the Long Beach Washington Columbia Farmers Market. 

Marie Powell Gallery painting

Every Friday Evening 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Ilwaco Art Walk 2021

Ilwaco, WA

165 Howerton



There is no better way to spend a romantic evening at the coast than talking to the local artists. Enjoy perusing award-winning acrylic paintings, watercolors, hand-made exquisite jewelry, and sculptures. Find a local treasure that will last a lifetime. After buying art, be sure to cap the evening off at one of the exceptional fine dining establishments at the beach.

People walking by an art stand

Farmers Market at the Port: Every Saturday from 10:00 to 4:00 PM

Port of Ilwaco, 

165 Howerton Ave 
Ilwaco WA



Don't sleep through your Saturday. Wake up early, grab a freshly brewed coffee, latte, or mocha at one of our local java joints and head out to the Ilwaco Saturday market by opening time at 10:00 AM.  Amble along the parkway finding local handiworks, enjoy the boats coming and going, and try the local cuisine at the many different foods stands.

Willapa Festival in Raymond Washington

August 7 - 8th

Willapa Festival 2021


Downtown Raymond 

Raymond, WA 98577 United States


So much to do over a few days in Raymond, Washington. Enjoy Music in the Park, lots of vendors selling their wares, great food, a beer garden, and even an open mic. Raymond is just 45 minutes of scenic driving from downtown Long Beach Washington.  Great for family fun. This is a covid-friendly event.

Kites flying at the Long Beach International Kite Fesival

August 16 to 22

2021 Washington State International Kite Festival

The Kite festival is an annual event that brings in people from all over the world to both fly kites and admire the tremendous amount of color, variety, and types of kites flown.  For more information on the 2021 International Kite Festival see our blog. This is an event the entire family can enjoy.

Musicians playing on an outdoor stage

August 27 and 28th 

Peninsula R&B Festival


Port of Peninsula 

3311 275th St, Ocean Park 
Ocean Park, WA 


This is a wonderful and fun event that has been held in Oysterville annually for over 20 years now. Enjoy some of the best jazz musicians of the Pacific Northwest while enjoying delicious foods and beverages from some of the local seafood restaurants. Dancing is allowed. 

Cape Disappointment State Park North Head Lighthouse

Top Things to Do in The Summer in Long Beach WA


Be sure to see our top things to do all summer in Long Beach, Washington.  These include pickleball, biking the discovery trail, some fantastic hikes, golfing, and much more. They can all be found in our top 43 things to do on the Peninsula.