2015 SW Washington Events: Vancouver, Camas, Battle Ground, Washougal, etc

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Our CURRENT SW Washington Calendar here

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SW Washington events & specials including Vancouver, Camas Battle Ground, Washougal, Ridgefield, and more.

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January Events

  • January 1: New Year’s Day Events
  • January 2: Ridgefield – First Friday, Special Events & Offers (more info)
  • January 2: Camas – First Friday Art Walk | Game Craft & Cocoa Night, Artists, Dining, Shopping, Raffles (more info)
  • January 24: Vancouver – For Vancouver Lantern Tours | Park History, Costumes, Historical Vignettes, 7 p.m. (more info)
  • January 29-31: Vancouver – Clark College Jazz Festival | Middle & High School Instrumental Jazz Ensembles, Competition (more info)

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February Events

  • February 6: Vancouver – First Friday Art Walk | Merchants, Galleries, 5-9 p.m. (more info)
  • February 6: Camas – First Friday Art Walk | A Chocolate & Wine Affair, Artists, Dining, Shopping, Raffles (more info)
  • February 6: Ridgefield – First Friday, Special Events & Offers (more info)
  • Feb 14: Valentine’s Events
  • February 14: Vancouver – For Vancouver Lantern Tours | Park History, Costumes, Historical Vignettes, 7 p.m. (more info)
  • February 14: Vancouver – Second Saturday at the Water Center | Love Your Trees, Art, Bubbles, Crafts (more info)
  • Feb 17: Mardi Gras Events
  • February 20-22: Vancouver – Washington State Horse Expo | Jumpers, Training Tips, Breed Parade (more info)
  • February 28: Vancouver – For Vancouver Lantern Tours | Park History, Costumes, Historical Vignettes, 7 p.m. (more info)
  • February 28: Vancouver – Year of the Ram Celebration Gala | 5:30-10:30 p.m., Chinese Food, Performance, Red Envelopes, Raffle (more info)

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March Events

  • March 1: Vancouver – Fort Vancouver Run | Sights along the Columbia River and Through Historic Park, Chip-timed, After Party (more info)
  • March 6: Vancouver – First Friday Art Walk | Merchants, Galleries, 5-9 p.m. (more info)
  • March 6: Ridgefield – First Friday, Special Events & Offers (more info)
  • March 6: Camas – First Friday Art Walk | Go Green, Artists, Dining, Shopping, Raffles (more info)
  • March 13: Vancouver – St. Paddy’s For Parks | Irish Food, Music, Festivities, Heated Tent, 21+ (more info)
  • March 13-15: Vancouver – Shamrock Shootout | Pickleball Tournament (more info)
  • March 14: Vancouver – Second Saturday at the Water Center | The World’s Wacky Weather, Art, Bubbles, Crafts (more info)
  • March 14-15: Ridgefield – Clark County Wedding Show | Top Notch Local Vendors, Plan Your Wedding in One Weekend (more info)
  • March 17: St Patrick’s Day Events
  • March 20-21: Vancouver – Spring Brewfest | 80 NW Brews, Food, March Madness, Benefit (more info)
  • March 21-22: Vancouver – Downtown Market | Fresh Local Produce, Fruits, Vegetables, March 21-November 1 (more info)
  • March 22: Vancouver – World Water Day | Walk for Water, Family Friendly Walk, 10 a.m. (more info)
  • March 22: Vancouver – Couve Clover Run | 3, 7, & 10 Miles (more info)
  • March 28: Vancouver – Easter Eggstravaganza | Giveaways, Easter Bunny, Carnival Games (more info)
  • March 31: Vancouver – Wine About Painting @ English Estates Garden Winery | $40 includes all the tools and instruction you need to take your painting home, a glass of wine and appetizers (more info)

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April Events

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May Events

  • Saturdays: Ridgefield – Ridgefield Farmers Market | Overlook Park, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. (more info)
  • Saturdays & Sundays: Vancouver – Downtown Market | Fresh Local Produce, Fruits, Vegetables, March 21-November 1 (more info)
  • May 2: Ridgefield – May Day Festival | All Day Festivities (more info)
  • May 1: Vancouver – First Friday Art Walk | Merchants, Galleries, 5-9 p.m. (more info)
  • May 1: Camas – First Friday Art Walk | May Day Celebration, Artists, Dining, Shopping, Raffles (more info)
  • May 1: Ridgefield – First Friday, Special Events & Offers (more info)
  • May 2: Vancouver – Ride Around Clark County | 99, 66, 34 and 18 Mile Rides, Aid Stops, Loops (more info)
  • May 2: Vancouver – English Estate Winery Anniversary Party (more info)
  • May 2: VancouverSouthwest Humane Society’s Walk/Run for the Animals @ Vancouver’s Esther Short Park | 1,000 Animal Lovers, 600 Dogs, 5K Chip Timed, Goodie Bags
  • May 5: Cinco de Mayo Events
  • May 9: Vancouver – Drink this Vancouver! | Meet the Makers Craft Beverage Drink Walk, Maps, Free (more info)
  • May 9: Camas – Mother’s Day Plant & Garden Fair | Downtown, 9AM-4PM, Plants, Food, Music, Kid’s Activities (more info)
  • May 9: Vancouver – Second Saturday at the Water Center | Public Works Week, Art, Bubbles, Crafts (more info)
  • May 10: Mother’s Day Events
  • May 17-18: Vancouver – Dozer Day | Kids Can Try Fire Engines, Ambulance, Dozers & More, Photo Ops (more info)
  • May 22-25: Memorial Day Weekend Events
  • May 22-25: Vancouver – Memorial Day Shoot Out Basketball Tournament | 70+ Prep teams from West Coast (more info)
  • May 23-25: Clark County – Memorial Day Weekend Spring Release Wine Tour | Summer Wine Preview, Passports (more info)
  • May 30: Washougal – Hike on the Dike – 5K, 10K, Columbia River (more info)

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June Events

  • Saturdays & Sundays: Vancouver – Downtown Market | Fresh Local Produce, Fruits, Vegetables, March 21-November 1 (more info)
  • Saturdays: Ridgefield – Ridgefield Farmers Market | Overlook Park, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. (more info)
  • Wednesdays: Camas – Farmers Market @ 600 block of NE Fourth Avenue | 3-7PM (more info)
  • June 5: Vancouver – First Friday Art Walk | Merchants, Galleries, 5-9 p.m. (more info)
  • June 5: Ridgefield – First Friday, Special Events & Offers (more info)
  • June 5: Camas – First Friday Art Walk | Camas Poker Tour, Artists, Dining, Shopping, Raffles (more info)
  • June 6: Ridgefield – Big Paddle | Pancake Breakfast, Canoe, Kayak or Paddleboard (more info)
  • June 12-14: VancouverCraft Winefest @ Esther Short Park | Washington’s Best Craft Wines, 25 Local Beers, Bloody Mary Bar, Food & More!
  • June 13: Vancouver – Second Saturday at the Water Center | Get Outdoors Day, Art, Bubbles, Crafts (more info)
  • June 19-21: Vancouver – Summer Brewfest | Ester Short Park, 15-18 Breweries, Farmers Market (more info)
  • June 21: Father’s Day Events
  • June 21: Vancouver – USA Marathon | VUM Active Expo, Beautiful Course Along Columbia River (more info)
  • June 26-27: Stevenson, WA – Gorge Blues & Brews | Live Music, 16 Craft Breweries, Regional Wineries, Fabulous Foods (more info)
  • June 27: Yacolt – Moulton Falls Winery Presents Guitar Summit (more info)
  • June 27: Ridgefield – Ridgefield Koi Pond Cellars 1 year Anniversary Party (more info)

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July Events

  • Saturdays & Sundays: Vancouver – Downtown Market | Fresh Local Produce, Fruits, Vegetables, March 21-November 1 (more info)
  • Saturdays: Ridgefield – Ridgefield Farmers Market | Overlook Park, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. (more info)
  • Wednesdays: Camas – Farmers Market @ 600 block of NE Fourth Avenue | 3-7PM (more info)
  • Wednesdays: Vancouver – Science in the Park | July 8-August 28, Noon Concert Series, Children’s Activities, Ester Short Park, Food (more info)
  • July 3: Vancouver – First Friday Art Walk | Merchants, Galleries, 5-9 p.m. (more info)
  • July 3: Ridgefield – First Friday, Special Events & Offers (more info)
  • July 3: Camas – First Friday Art Walk | Dog Days of Summer, Artists, Dining, Shopping, Raffles (more info)
  • July 4: July 4th Events
  • July 4: Stevenson, WA – 4th of July Parade and Party | Fireworks, BBQ, Wine (more info)
  • July 4: Camas – Independence Day Celebration | BBQ, Fireworks, Potluck (more info)
  • July 11: Vancouver – Second Saturday at the Water Center | Science in the Park, Art, Bubbles, Crafts (more info)
  • July 11: Camas – Annual Camas Car Show | Downtown, Classic & Custom Cars (more info)
  • July 11: Vancouver – Stand Up Out & Proud Pride Celebration (more info)
  • July 11 & 12: Vancouver – 8th Annual Summer Art & Wine Fair @ English Estate Winery (more info)
  • July 12: Ridegefield – Stone in Love Summer Concert @ Three Brothers Winery (more info)
  • July 19: Battle Ground – Harvest Hay Half | Scenic Run, 8K, Half Marathon, Family Run, Chip Timed (more info)
  • July 19: Ridgefield – Outdoor Summer Concerts @ Bethany Vineyard & Winery | Lisa Mann w/ Dianne Blue (more info)
  • July 23-25: Vancouver – Ho’ike and Hawaiian Festival | Hula Dancers, Polynesian Singers, Raffles, (more info)
  • July 24 & 25: Camas – Annual Camas Days Celebration | Street Fair, Parade, Food, Beer & Wine, Music (more info)
  • July 27: Camas – Camas Half Marathon | Run Through Downtown, Music, Beer Garden, Food, Vendors (more info)
  • June 27: Yacolt – Bigfoot Runs | 5K & 10K, Parade, Music, Vendors, Lawn Mower Races Family Fun, Fireworks (more info)
  • June 27-28: Vancouver – Recycled Arts Festival | Is it Trash or Is It Art? Eco Festival, New Life to Landfill -bound Items (more info)

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August Events

  • Saturdays & Sundays: Vancouver – Downtown Market | Fresh Local Produce, Fruits, Vegetables, March 21-November 1 (more info)
  • Saturdays: Ridgefield – Ridgefield Farmers Market | Overlook Park, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. (more info)
  • Wednesdays: Camas – Farmers Market @ 600 block of NE Fourth Avenue | 3-7PM (more info)
  • Wednesdays: Vancouver – Science in the Park | July 8-August 28, Noon Concert Series, Children’s Activities, Ester Short Park, Food (more info)
  • August 1: Stevenson, WA – Hot August Days  (more info)
  • August 2: Vancouver – Columbia river Concourse d’Elegance & Car Show | 150+ Restored Classic Cars & Motorcycles (more info)
  • August 7-16: Vancouver – Clark County Fair | Concerts, Farm Animals, Carnival, Rides (more info)
  • August 7: Vancouver – First Friday Art Walk | Merchants, Galleries, 5-9 p.m. (more info)
  • August 7: Ridgefield – First Friday, Special Events & Offers (more info)
  • August 7: Camas – First Friday Art Walk | Small Town Country Fun, Artists, Dining, Shopping, Raffles (more info)
  • August 8: Vancouver – Second Saturday at the Water Center | Rivers, Art, Bubbles, Crafts (more info)
  • August 8:Washougal – Pac West Sprint | 3.5 Miles, 20-23 Obstacles (more info)
  • August 9: Ridgefield – Outdoor Summer Concerts @ Bethany Vineyard & Winery | Dan Reed Band, Transmission CD Release Party (more info)
  • August 15: Yacolt – Junk & Jazz | Yard Sales + Jazz at Town Park (more info)
  • August 16: Ridegefield – Lloyd Jones Summer Concert @ Three Brothers Winery (more info)
  • August 21-23: Vancouver – Wine & Jazz Festival | Arts & Crafts, Live Music, Concerts (more info)
  • August 22: Washougal – Shindig with the Square Rig | Free, Music, Pirate Fun, Tall Ships, Tours (more info)
  • August 22: Camas – The Camas Vintage & Art Faire |Antiques, Vintage Vendors, Antique Appraisals, & Historic Walking Tours (more info)
  • August 30: Ridgefield – Outdoor Summer Concerts @ Bethany Vineyard & Winery | Patrick Lamb Band (more info)

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September Events

  • Saturdays & Sundays: Vancouver – Downtown Market | Fresh Local Produce, Fruits, Vegetables, March 21-November 1 (more info)
  • Saturdays: Ridgefield – Ridgefield Farmers Market | Overlook Park, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. (more info)
  • Wednesdays: Camas – Farmers Market @ 600 block of NE Fourth Avenue | 3-7PM (more info)
  • September 4: Vancouver – First Friday Art Walk | Merchants, Galleries, 5-9 p.m. (more info)
  • September 4: Ridgefield – First Friday, Special Events & Offers (more info)
  • September 4: Camas – First Friday Art Walk | Plein Air Art Event, Artists, Dining, Shopping, Raffles (more info)
  • September 4-7: Labor Day Weekend Events
  • September 5: Stevenson, WA – Wild West Party (more info)
  • September 12: Camas – Wheels & Wings Community Appreciation Day | FREE, Hot Dogs, Snacks, Classic Cars, Vintage Airplanes, Trucks, Motorcycles, Old Time Tractors, 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. (more info)
  • September 12: Yacolt – Moulton Falls Winery’s 3rd Annual Folk Festival (more info)
  • September 12: Vancouver – Second Saturday at the Water Center | Birds & Columbia Flyway, Art, Bubbles, Crafts (more info)
  • September 19: Vancouver – Sturgeon Fetival | Live Critter Show, Fish Dissection, Learn About Animals (more info)
  • September 19-20: Vancouver – CouvFest NW | All Ages, Two Stages, FREE, Beer Garden, Cocktails, Shopping (more info)
  • September 24: Camas – Girls Night Out |A fun and powerful evening celebrating the strength of being a woman (more info)
  • September 26: Vancouver – Vancouver Lake Eco-Blitz | Help Collect Data on Area Wildlife (more info)
  • September 27: Vancouver – The Great Bacon Race | Benefit for Children with Special Needs, 5K/10K (more info)

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October Events

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November Events

  • November 1: Vancouver – Downtown Market | Fresh Local Produce, Fruits, Vegetables (more info)
  • November 6: Vancouver – First Friday Art Walk | Merchants, Galleries, 5-9 p.m. (more info)
  • November 6: Ridgefield – First Friday, Special Events & Offers (more info)
  • November 6: Camas – First Friday Art Walk | Thankful for Pie!, Artists, Dining, Shopping, Raffles (more info)
  • November 11: Battle Ground – Veterans Memorial Project Dedication (more info)
  • November 14: Vancouver – Second Saturday at the Water Center | Native American Heritage Month, Art, Bubbles, Crafts (more info)
  • November 26-29: Thanksgiving Weekend Events
  • November 27-29: Vancouver – Festival of Trees @ The Vancouver Hilton Hotel | Family Scavenger Hunt, Talking Tree, Model Trains (more info)
  • November 28-30: Clark County – Wine Tasting Weekend (more info)

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December Events

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