Summer is nearly here, and with it comes an exciting line-up of festivals that promise to be a treat. From food and drink festivals to arts and crafts events, there's something for everyone to enjoy. Whether you're looking to indulge in delicious eats and treats, discover local artisans and their handmade goods, or simply enjoy the warm weather with your loved ones, there's no shortage of summer festivals to explore. With so many diverse and engaging events happening, you're sure to create memories that will last a lifetime!
Tacos in the Park
June 23-25, 2023
Experience the ultimate taco festival during Tacos in the Park at Esther Short Park. Indulge in a mouthwatering array of tacos while sipping on craft beer and tequila, all accompanied by live music performances. This 21+ event guarantees a weekend filled with flavor, fun, and unforgettable memories.
4 Days of Aloha
July 20-23, 2023
Experience a vibrant burst of color, culture, and authentic Hawaiian spirit at the 4 Days of Aloha festival. Celebrating the best of Hawaiian culture, food, dance, and crafts, each day of the festival promises something unique and exciting. Events will be held at both Esther Short Park and Clark College, offering fun for the whole ohana (family), from keiki (children) to kupuna (elders). Enjoy traditional Hawaiian Pāʻina, hula and craft workshops, concerts in the park, dance performances, and a multi-cultural celebration. Come join us for an unforgettable celebration of all things Hawaiian, right here in the Pacific Northwest.
The Craft Beer & Wine Fest
July 28-30, 2023
Immerse yourself in the celebration of exceptional craft beverages from the Pacific Northwest at the Craft Beer & Wine Fest. Indulge in a variety of beer, wine, and spirits while savoring an array of music, art, crafts, and food. This festival is an unmissable three-day event that offers tastings, workshops, and exhibitions from the region's most talented brewers, winemakers, and mixologists. With over 100 wines and 60 craft brews, accompanied by live performances and music throughout the weekend, everyone is sure to find something they love. Even your furry friends are invited to join the festivities!
Vancouver USA Music & Arts Festival
August 4-6, 2023
For three days, the Vancouver USA Music & Arts Festival invites you to join the City of Vancouver and the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra (VSO) in a celebration of music and art inspired by America. Downtown Vancouver will be buzzing with music and art events all weekend long, with stages specifically built for the occasion. From outdoor live music performances to intimate chamber music and jazz shows inside the area's art galleries, festival-goers can immerse themselves in a variety of musical genres. Take a stroll through the art walks and enjoy the diverse art offerings. This festival has something for everyone, including family-friendly activities, making it the perfect weekend outing for all.
Vancouver Wine & Jazz Festival
August 25-27, 2023
The Vancouver Wine & Jazz Festival is an annual celebration that brings together visual artists, local restaurants, exhibitors, and hundreds of wines. Taking place in downtown Vancouver's Esther Short Park, visitors can indulge in the region's finest wines and culinary delights while enjoying the sounds of world-renowned jazz artists. This festival perfectly embodies the artistic and cultural vision of the Pacific Northwest, with a vibrant mix of music, visual arts, performing arts, and enology. Come join and experience a truly immersive celebration of the best wine and jazz that the region has to offer!
Other Festivals Happening in Clark County:
Harvest Days Parade & Festival
July 14-15, 2023
Plan a family-friendly weekend in Battle Ground and experience a variety of exciting activities! Start by attending the Harvest Nights Cruise, where you can watch classic cars roll down Main Street. The next day, enjoy the Harvest Days Parade and Vendor Fair, where you can witness vibrant parade floats, indulge in delicious food, and browse through a selection of local and handcrafted items. This festive event promises to be a treat for all ages, so don't miss out on the fun!
Ridgefield Multicultural Festival
September 2, 2023
Go celebrate the diverse community of Clark County at Overlook Park in Ridgefield at the Multicultural Festival. This festival promises to be a fun-filled day with a range of activities, including live performances, art and craft workshops, First Saturday events, and a farmers' market showcasing locally grown fruits and vegetables, artisanal goods, and delicious food and gifts. Enjoy a day of family-friendly fun, while celebrating the unique cultures that make up the areas wonderful community.