Long Beach Peninsula Calendar of Events
including Long Beach, Seaview, Ocean Park & Ilwaco
February 14-18 23rd Great Backyard Bird Count
Bird watchers of all ages count birds to create a real-time snapshot of where birds are. Participants are asked to count birds for as little as 15 minutes and report their sightings online. Various Locations [more info]
March 21-30 Spring Whale Watch
Visitors come from all over the world to learn about and spot Gray Whales as they migrate north along the Oregon Coast. Oregon State Parks will staff 24 prime watch sites with trained volunteers to help visitors spot whales during this peak time. Various Locations [more info]
April 18 SOLVE it for Earth Day
Join thousands of volunteers 9am-1pm in this statewide cleanup campaign. More information is available online. Various Locations [more info]
July 8-12 Sandsations
Sandsations features solo master sculptors creating individual works of art over three days, a sand sculpting competition on Saturday and sand sculpting lessons throughout the event. Information on the schedule will be available at www.sandsationslongbeach Long Beach [more info]
August 17-23 Washington State International Kite Festival
Drawing famous kite fliers from all around the world, and tens of thousands awed spectators, many of whom participate in the fun with their own kite flying adventures. This beautiful festival boasts skies ablaze with color, high flying action, and choreographed movement. Bolstad Beach Approach [more info]
September 19 SOLVE Beach & Riverside Cleanup
Join thousands of volunteer to clean up coastal beaches and rivers. Various Locations [more info]