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At 120 years the Sequim Irrigation Festival is the oldest continuing festival in Washington State. The festival was held in downtown Sequim, located in Clallam County. The 2015 festival will be from May 1st through May 10th, and have many events for the entire family. A printable copy of the events is now available.

Irrigation Festival Pageant

Photo by Ernst Ulrich SchaferSaturday, February 14, 2015, 7pm
Sequim High School Auditorium

This is a scholarship event to select the royalty that will be the best representatives for Sequim in the Community and accompany the float as it travels around the state.

Kick Off Dinner and Auction

Saturday, March 21, 2015, 5pm
Club Seven Room at Seven Cedars Casino

This is a major fund raising event for the festival as well as the first introduction of the 2015 Royalty, Pioneers, and Grand Marshal. 2015 Festival Pins as well as many donated items are auctioned during this event.

Crazy Callen Weekend

Friday May 1, 2015 to Sunday, May 3, 2015

Events associated with Crazy Callen Weekend include:

  • Crazy Daze Breakfast
  • First Friday Artwalk
  • Family Fun Days
  • Kids Parade
  • Street Fair
  • Sequim Farmer's Market
  • Sequim Arts Juried Art Show
  • Sequim High School Operetta
  • Driftwood Show

Crazy Daze Breakfast

Friday, May 1, 2015, 7am
Sunland Golf and Country Club

Breakfast in spirit of Crazy Callen with awards given to best skits. Many come in costume and other just to enjoy those that do.

First Friday Art Walk

Friday, May 1, 2015, 5pm-8pm
Downtown Sequim

The First Friday Art Walk Sequim is a fun and free self-guided tour of local art galleries, artist's studios, the Museum and Arts Center, and alternative art venues in Sequim on the First Friday of every month.

Family Fun Day

Saturday, May 2, 2015, 9am - 5pm
Washington Street between Sequim Avenue and 2nd Avenue

Businesses and non-profits from around Sequim will have booths along Washington Street and offer activities and events for kids and their families.

Kids Parade

Saturday, May 2, 2015, 10am
Downtown Sequim

Parade for kids 12 years and younger. Prizes are awarded.

Street Fair

Saturday, May 2, 2015, 9am - 5pm
Sunday, May 3, 2015, 10am - 4pm
Bell Street between Sequim Avenue & 2nd Avenue

2015 will be the 25th year for the Street Fair, a 2 day event that provides an opportunity for artisans and crafters to display and sell hand-crafted items.  Many join us each year for crafts, live local entertainment and food.

Sequim Farmer's Market

Saturday, May 2, 2015, 9am - 3pm
Corner Washington Street and Sequim Avenue

The Sequim Farmer's Market will again be present at the Irrigation Festival. What better combination than an age old agricultural celebration and a market for present day farmers and artisans. There will also be hot food, baked goods and more delicious vittles.

Sequim High School Operetta

Thursday-Saturday, May 1 - 16, 2015
Sequim High School Auditorium

The Sequim High School presents its annual operetta during the Irrigation Festival.

Sequim Arts Juried Art Show

May 1 - May 30, 2015
Reception during the First Friday Art Walk, Friday May 1, 5pm-8pm
Location Museum and Arts Center

Sequim Arts, an organization of over 150 artists living on the Olympic Peninsula, will sponsor its 39th Annual Fine Arts Exhibit. Entries to this exhibit come from all over the world.

Driftwood Show

Saturday, May 2, 2015, 9am - 4pm
Pioneer Park

Peninsula Driftwood Artists are having their annual show at Pioneer Park.

 

Grand Finale Weekend

Thursday, May7, 2015 to Sunday, May 10, 2015

Events associated with Grand Finale Weekend include:

  • Carnival
  • Historic Walking Tour
  • Sequim Arts Juried Art Show
  • Sequim High School Operetta
  • Strongman Competition
  • Logging Show, Truck and Tractor Pull
  • Dungeness River Center Fun Run
  • Car Cruzz
  • Car Show 'n Shine
  • 120th Irrigation Festival Grand Parade

Past Royalty Luncheon

Friday, May 8, 2015

Luncheon for past Irrigation Festival Royalty.

Sequim History Walking Tour

Thursday, May 7, 2014, 10:30am
Start: Downtown Sequim

Walking tour of historic buildings in downtown Sequim.

Golf Tournament

Friday, May 8, 2015
Sunland Golf Course

The Boys and Girls Club of the Olympic Peninsula is sponsoring their 24th Annual Golf Tournament in conjunction with the Irrigation Festival.

Logging Show, Truck and Tractor Pull

Friday, May 8, 2015, noon - 10pm
Saturday, May 9, 2015, 10am - 5pm
Blake Avenue Lot

27th Annual Logging Show includes Truck and Tractor Pull, lawnmower races, early time gas engine display, food, arts and crafts. Fireworks Friday night at 9:30.

Strongman Showdown

Friday, May 8, 2015, 6 - 8pm
Blake Avenue Lot

The Strongman Competition is held at the Logging Show venue.  International strongman competitors compete in axle lift, arm over arm truck pull, log press, tire flip, stone stack, dead lift and car lift.

Fireworks

Friday, May 8, 2015, 9:30pm
Blake Avenue Lot

This will be the eighth year for fireworks at the Logging Show events on Friday night.  They were fantastic!

River Center Run

Saturday, May 9, 2015
On Washington Street, time approximately 10:00am
Starting Location: 7th and Washington
Ending Location: 7th and Washington

This is an out and back run that will take place along the Grand Parade route.

Car Cruzz

Saturday, May 9, 2015, 10:55am
Downtown Sequim

Classic cars from around the area parade through downtown Sequim on Washington Street from Dunlap to Walmart (Priest Road).

 

 

120th Irrigation Festival Grand Parade

Saturday, May 9, 2015, Noon
Downtown Sequim

120th Irrigation Festival Grand Parade through downtown Sequim with pioneers, festival float and other floats from around the state, bands from around the area, community groups, businesses and more.

 

 

Car Show n' Shine

Saturday, May 9, 2015, Noon - 4pm
Wal-Mart Parking Lot

Classic cars from around the area compete for prizes.

 

 

Carnival

Thursday, May 7, 2015, 5pm - 9pm
Friday, May 8, 2015, 5pm - 11pm
Saturday, May 9, 2015, Noon - 11pm
Sunday, May 10, 2015, Noon - 5pm

Rides and games at the Carnival provides fun for the entire family. The 2015 Carnival will be presented by Davis Show NW.