The way we see it, summer is still in full-swing until we welcome Fall on September 21st and so are seasonal events hosted at the Port of Kalama! It is all part of the Port of Kalama mission to create recreational opportunities for the community—and there are still summer events perfect for entertaining the whole family.
Mark your calendars for some new festivities and annual traditions:
McMenamins Summer Concert Series continues at the new Westin Amphitheater, Wednesday nights from 6—9 p.m.—through September 25th.
McMenamins Movies in the Park at the Westin Amphitheater, every Thursday night starting at dusk (approximately 9:30p) through August 29. Bring a blanket or your lawn chair for free entertainment but no picnics are allowed at this event. For more on the movie and concert lineup, click here.
McMenamins Inaugural Brewfest, Marine Park & Westin Amphitheater, August 10, noon to 10 p.m. at Westin Amphitheater. Spend the afternoon overlooking the Columbia River tasting beer—what better way to spend a summer day? McMenamins is hosting two dozen breweries and cideries as well as live music. Brewery tours will be open to the public. For more, click here.
The Untouchables Car Show takes place in downtown Kalama on August 18th! For the last 20 years the Untouchables Car Club has hosted their car show in downtown Kalama where good weather usually prevails and the show averages well over 300 cars per year. Guests are invited to wander the streets, grab a bite to eat, participate in raffles and games, enjoy local music and of course look at the beautiful cars! For more, click here.
Annual All City Garage Sale hosted by the Kalama Chamber of Commerce takes place Thursday, August 15—Sunday, August 18. Community members all over town will collectively host sales at their homes, as well as some with booths downtown. A map with participating sales is provided on sandwich-board signs downtown the week of the event. Please contact the Chamber at least one week prior if you are holding a sale and would like to be listed!
McMenamins Oktoberfest, Saturday, September 21, all day at Marine Park. When you imagine Oktoberfest, what comes to mind? Beer, music, more beer, bratwurst and hamburgers, and more—exactly how McMenamins pictures it. Live music, food, beer and more. For more, click here.
We hope you are enjoying some of these new summertime events taking place at the Port’s Marine Park and new Westin Amphitheater. We sure have enjoyed having you here for the festivities. Happy Summer!