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SATURDAY, APRIL 21, 2018

Long Beach Razor Clam Festival Events

FREE Razor Clam Digging Lessons

Saturday, APRIL 21, 2018 Check-in at 9:45 AM Lesson begins at 10:00 AM Low tide is at 11:40 AM (-.2) Best digging occurs 1-2 hours prior to low tide Learn how to dig razor clams like a local. Clambassadors will be on the beach near the Bolstad Approach on Saturday...

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How to Clean Your Razor Clams

Cleaning razor clams can be an intimidating task. Luckily, our local clam digger can guide you through the process. Demonstrations will be held at the Bolstad Beach Approach Pavilion in downtown Long Beach on Saturday April 21st from 11:00 AM - 12 PM....

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Clam Chowder Taste-Off

Put your taste buds to work at the annual Clam Chowder Taste-Off at the Long Beach Elks, where local restaurants compete for the coveted Best Chowder trophy. An entry ticket scores you chowder samples and a drink, a 2018 tide book, an official Razor Clam Festival...

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Clam Fritter Cook-Off

Gather around a replica of the World’s Largest Frying Pan in downtown Long Beach to sample tasty clam fritters. We're cooking up the winning recipes from the past several fritter cook-offs. While supplies last. Saturday 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM at Veterans Field in Long...

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Amateur Chowder Competition

Amateur Chowder Entry Form 2018 Think your homemade chowder is the best? Put it to the test! Twelve participants will have their best batch of chowder judged by a Panel of Judges. Prizes are awarded to the top 3 finishers: 1st place gets $200 and a clam trophy, 2nd...

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North Jetty Beer Garden

Stop by the North Jetty Brewing Beer Garden and try some of their delicious, local, micro-brew beer on tap. Saturday, 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM Veterans Memorial Park [map] LIVE MUSIC 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM BEER GARDEN 1:00 PM - 8:00...

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Street Entertainment

Saturday, 12 PM - 5 PM Downtown Long Beach, WA Mermaids and FREE face painting will be in Veterans Memorial Park from 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM. Also, be on the lookout for Dennis Duck, in clamming gear and Jack Sparrow roaming the streets during the event be sure to stop...

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Clam Gear Vendors

Dennis Company: 201 N Pacific Hwy, Downtown Long Beach, WA [map] Clam Festival Vendors will be at Dennis Company in Long Beach.  Stop by for clam digging necessities at Dennis Company in downtown Long Beach. Clam Fest vendors will show their wares Saturday – meet the...

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Contests

Saturday, 9 AM - 1 PM Dennis Company: 201 N Pacific Hwy, Downtown Long Beach, WA Bring your clam limit to Dennis Company and see how you measure up against the competition. Contests include “Biggest Clam Dug”, “Smallest Clam Dug”, “Best Looking Limit” and “Number of...

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Visit the Famous Giant Spitting Clam

Downtown Long Beach [map] No trip to the Razor Clam Festival is complete without a selfie next to Long Beach’s famous Giant Spitting Clam. Use the hashtag #LongBeachRazorClam when you post your photos to social media. Twenty-five cents is all it takes to bring the...

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Saturday Market at the Port of Ilwaco

A favorite among locals and visitors alike, this year’s Saturday Market at the Port of Ilwaco kicks off a bit early in honor of the Razor Clam Festival.  Find art, plants, souvenirs, tasty bites and much, much more at this lively summer market. Saturday, 10 a.m. – 4...

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