About

Join us for the Five Star Dealerships Ocean Shores Sand and Sawdust Festival, in downtown Ocean Shores, just a few blocks from one of the most beautiful beaches on our coast. The festival features one of Washington’s largest chainsaw carving contests and auction with crafts, food and beverages, music, sand castle building and and more at the Convention Center.

If you have not been to Ocean Shores before it is just 21/2 hours from Seattle and 3 hours from Portland in the Southwest Washington’s Grays Harbor area through Aberdeen. Ocean Shores beach runs for 6 miles and is one of the top Northwest destinations. Thousands of people come every year for the beach and the festivals.

This annual Festival always the last full weekend of June:
June 28-30, 2019
June 26-28, 2020

Festival Information:
The Festival is an Ocean Shores/North Beach Chamber of Commerce Event

Staff:

Festival Executive Producer Scott Nagel
Executive Director, Chamber of Commerce Piper Leslie
Auctioneer Ryan Anderson
Operations Manager Kelly Jo Hill
Sand Drawing Founder & Manager Justin the Circler
Production Assistant Jo Nell Hill
Security/Production C.J.  Wyatt
Security/Production Grayson Massner

Printing                                                           Quinault Beach Resort & Casino
Johnny Manson                                              Webmaster
Poster art and design                                     Chris Brunstad

Special Thanks
City of Ocean Shores – Mayor Crystal Dingler
John Wagner, City of Ocean Shores
City of Ocean Shores Convention Center – Cheryl Turner, Diane Solem, George Lee, and all the staff at the Convention Center
Porthole Pub Bar & Grill
Galway Bay Irish Pub
Bennett’s Fish Shack
Oyhut Bay
Nicolette Shanklin
Grays Harbor Community Emergency Response Team

And a special thanks to the volunteers and everyone in the community who make the Festival work each year!
Thanks to the volunteers of Grays Harbor CERT (Community Emergency Response Team)
Tammy Fairley, Chris Mccaughan, Darrell Myer, Georgia Lorton, Martha Tello, Pat Gochnour, Cheryl Gochnour,Carol Daitey, Halvar Olstead, Alvina Olstead,

Board of Directors
Ocean Shores/North beach Chamber of Commerce

The Ocean Shores/North Beach Chamber of Commerce is committed to quality events and programs for the local community and visitors to enrich coastal lives and experiences.

President Jody Cadle
Vice President Cindy Thuirer
Secretary Chris Brunstad
Past President in Perpetuity Jeff Daniel
Directors
Deena Poole Bank of the Pacific
Bob Hugo Lake Quinault Lodge
Kim Martin Martin/Bruni Liquor
Scott Anderson Electric Beach Bike Rentals

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