Volunteers are needed for the Festival. Help greet and take care of our visitors from all over the Northwest, have a great time, and support our wonderful beach community. Take a look at the shifts and jobs, go to “Participate” and select the volunteer information.
Our Amateur Sandcastle Building Contest returns to the beach on Saturday June 29, from 11am-2pm. There will be a free sandcastle building workshop hosted by Form Finders of Olympia from 9:30am-10:30am. Registration is on our website – go to “sand,” at the Festival on Friday or on the beach Saturday morning. There is a registration […]
Vendor applications are available for the 2019 Festival, June 28-30. The deadline is April 15. We have both inside and outside spaces available.
Vendor applications for crafts, merchant, and commercial booths are now available. Go to “Participate.” The deadline is March 22nd.
Twelve local artists, members of the Art Association of Ocean Shores, will present a sampling of their work during the Sand & Sawdust Festival inside the Convention Center in a show titled “Get my Drift, art of the lower peninsula“. The emphasis of the more than 40 works in the show is on beach themes At 7 booths […]
The Five Star Dealerships Sand and Sawdust Festival opens at 11am tomorrow. We have an expanded food court with 9 restaurant booths including – Greek & Mediterranean, fish & chips, Hamburgers, Thai delights, custom sausages, funnel cakes, ice cream, kettle corn, and cupcakes! Come for lunch and stay for the day to enjoy the 29 […]
We have an amazing beach activity for this year’s Festival with a young artist Justin The Circler. Justin will give guided instruction on the beach teaching the ancient of sacred geometry in the sand. Lessons, tools, and plenty of sand await you for an experience you will not soon forget. Make mandalas and symmetric designs […]
We have an amazing food lineup for the festival featuring some booths new to Ocean Shores and including – fish & chips, Texas barbecue, Thai, Greek, American-burgers and brats, funnel cakes, kettle corn, ice cream, plus two full bars. Make your plans now, lodging rooms are going fast – June 22-24!
Bob King, one of the most famous chainsaw carvers in the world, will be joining us for the Festival and visitors will have a chance to bid on his amazing work. Bob, started carving in the Fall of 1998 and has been competing ever since. In 2010, Bob was honored with a star in the […]
Applications are now available for the Five Star Dealerships Chainsaw Carving Show and Auction, at the 2018 Ocean Shores Sand and Sawdust Festival, June 22-24. For the application and more information go to the SAWDUST tab.