Long Beach WA Peninsula May Event Calendar

May 2022 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. So Spring on the Long Beach peninsula. Also, don't miss the annual covid-safe Farmers Markets starting the first week of May, every Friday in Long Beach, Saturdays in Ilwaco, and Sundays in Astoria.

Vendor at the Port of Ilwaco Saturday market

Every Saturday in May

Port of Ilwaco, Washington

165 Howerton Avenue 

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.
Pacific Ocean Running festival

Pacific Coast Running Festival


May 13th-15th

Bolstad Approach

See the full details here


Pacific Coast events begin Friday the 13th in the afternoon, with the competition and fun continuing into Sunday afternoon. The complete, fun weekend includes Tour de Pacific Bike Tour, Half-Marathon, 10k, 5k, and three kids events – indeed something for everyone! In addition, we will host a Health and Wellness Expo Friday, Saturday, and Sunday open to the community. 

Join thousands of athletes who have enjoyed the Pacific Coast experience and take this opportunity for fun, camaraderie, and, most of all – some of the best competitive racing you will find in the country. It's an ideal, active, family vacation in beautiful, scenic Long Beach, Washington.

Jeep Long Beach

Go Topless at the Beach!

Jeep Wrangler Meet-up


Take the Top off the Wranglers and hit the Beach! Enjoy the wind, water, and occasional sand in the hair and/or face. Enjoy the company of like-minded Jeep enthusiasts and show off the latest additions to your 4x4. PLEASE DRIVE RESPONSIBLY and keep it family-friendly with the other tops staying securely 'on.'

See their Facebook page here.

Sunset off the Long Beach Pensinaula

Enjoy the sun at the Beach


The Long Beach Peninsula


The passing of April, showers bring May showers flowers. with more opportunities for sunshine as spring rears its head, there are bound to be more clear days making a trip to the beach even more enjoyable. Make sure to check the tides here.

Brass Reel in the water

Book a Fishing trip with a local Charter


Port of Ilwaco


Take a trip out on the Pacific Ocean and reel in the freshest ingredients you can find. Enjoy a day out at sea with friends and family while you let the pros take care of the Navigation, Setup, and even processing the fish. Go out for salmon, rockfish, tuna, and more. What about the fresh ingredients from the waves? The charter crew has already prepared your catch by the time you get back to shore for a fantastic meal ready to be prepared in one of our fully stocked kitchens

Man singing on stage

Catch live music - Almost every night


See more here


Enjoy the best in local live music from many different genres. From small intimate venues like the North Beach Tavern to the Largest venues like Veterans Field. So stop in for a jam and support the local artists.

Sunset from Calder Beachfront Resort

Long Beach WA Vacation Rentals


Bloomer Estates Washington Coast Vacation Rentals is the best choice for lodging when you are clam digging Long Beach, WA. Many of our vacation rentals already have the necessary gear and include amenities the kids will love. We even have waterfront properties steps away from the beach for endless clamming opportunities. Browse all of our Long Beach, Ocean Park, and Seaview vacation rentals here and join us for a fun and educational family vacation.