Long Beach WA Peninsula May Event Calendar

May 2021 Calendar of Events include farmers markets and the annual razor clam festival

May is a beautiful month to visit the Long Beach, Washington Coast.  The weather is Getting better, temperates are much more tolerable, the flowers will be in bloom, the summer crowds have not yet arrived, and Bloomer Estates has their Book three get two free for stays at any of our vacation rentals. So comes Spring on the Long Beach peninsula. Also, don't miss the annual covid-safe Clam Digging Festival on May 1st and 2nd.

Vendor at the Port of Ilwaco Saturday market

Every Saturday in May

Market at the Port of Ilwaco

Port of Ilwaco, Washington

165 Howerton Avenue (map)

Ilwaco, Washington




The Port of Ilwaco Saturday market offers a plethora of art, produce, food choices, and fun.  Find that unique souvenir from local artists, bring back some organic locally grown produce to cook at your vacation rental, and enjoy a leisurely lunch at The Salt while watching the fishing boats come and go.
Boy holding a clam in Long Beach Washington

May 1st and May 2nd

Long Beach Peninsula Razor Clam Festival

Long Beach WA


This seasonal event started in the 1940s and is back again!  The Annual Razor Clam Festival features some of our best of the Long Beach Peninsula Seafood and Clam Chowder Restaurants, an amateur chowder competition, lessons on how to clean and dig clams as well. People come from all over the world to enjoy clams during two days of festivities.