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.
Saturday, February 14, 2015, 7pm
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.
Saturday, March 21, 2015, 5pm
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:
Friday, May 1, 2015, 7am
Breakfast in spirit of Crazy Callen with awards given to best skits. Many come in costume and other just to enjoy those that do.
Friday, May 1, 2015, 5pm-8pm
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.
Businesses and non-profits from around Sequim will have booths along Washington Street and offer activities and events for kids and their families.
Saturday, May 2, 2015, 10am
Parade for kids 12 years and younger. Prizes are awarded.
Saturday, May 2, 2015, 10am - 5pm
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.
Saturday, May 2, 2015, 9am - 3pm
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.
Thursday-Saturday, May 1 - 16, 2015
The Sequim High School presents its annual operetta during the Irrigation Festival.
May 1 - May 30, 2015
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.
Grand Finale Weekend
Thursday, May7, 2015 to Sunday, May 10, 2015
Events associated with Grand Finale Weekend include:
Past Royalty Luncheon
Friday, May 8, 2015
Luncheon for past Irrigation Festival Royalty.
Thursday, May 7, 2014, 10:30am
Walking tour of historic buildings in downtown Sequim.
Friday, May 8, 2015
The Boys and Girls Club of the Olympic Peninsula is sponsoring their 24th Annual Golf Tournament in conjunction with the Irrigation Festival.
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.
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.
Friday, May 8, 2015, 9:30pm
This will be the eighth year for fireworks at the Logging Show events on Friday night. They were fantastic!
Saturday, May 9, 2015
This is an out and back run that will take place along the Grand Parade route.
Saturday, May 9, 2015, 10:55am
Classic cars from around the area parade through downtown Sequim on Washington Street from Dunlap to Walmart (Priest Road).
Saturday, May 9, 2015, Noon
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.
Saturday, May 9, 2015, Noon - 4pm
Classic cars from around the area compete for prizes.
Thursday, May 7, 2015, 5pm - 9pm
Rides and games at the Carnival provides fun for the entire family. The 2015 Carnival will be presented by Davis Show NW.