What better way to celebrate the 10th Annual Dungeness Crab & Seafood Festival than to cruise our amazing harbor and watch the sunset as you snack on our special crab cocktails. Our Sunset Crab Cruise sails on Saturday, October 10th from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm.
Did you know that the entire seafood festival weekend is filled with activities centered around the bounty of the Olympic Peninsula and the Pacific Northwest? From our magical forests, our local organic farms, to the nutrient rich waters of our rugged coastline.
Here is a list of a few of the activities for you to explore during the weekend of October 8 & 9:
Friday night activities include Community Crab Feed Tablescape Contest. Tablescape set up starts at 4:00pm through 5:00pm. Judging will take place at 5:30 p.m. First prize is four full crab dinners; second prize is four ½ crab dinners, and third prize is four festival tee shirts. Whether you win or not you will go to the top of the line for dinner. Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to register so they can reserve a space for you at the table.
Welcome Graham Kerr, “The Galloping Gourmet”, to the opening ceremonies on Saturday at 11am at the Gateway Center Stage. Mr Kerr will demonstrate how he makes his famous crab cakes. He will also talk about his passion for food and good living. Mr. Kerr will also conduct a book signing for his new and very exciting book, Growing at the Speed of Life!
Port Angeles Farmer’s Market will be at the Clallam County Courthouse, corner of Fourth &Peabody from 10 am to 2 pm on Saturday.
CrabFest 5-K Run/Walk, Saturday morning at HollywoodBeach. Open registration begins at 10:00 am.
Co-Ed 4’s CrabFest Sand Volleyball Tournament also at HollywoodBeach.
Birds of Prey Demonstration hosted by the Northwest Raptor & Wildlife Center.
A Crab Revival! Sunday at 9:30 in the Gateway Center. There will be music, inspiration and breakfast! The Peninsula Men’s Gospel Choir and Abbey Mae & the Home School Boys will provide the music for this non-denominational service. The will be a breakfast menu that includes crab quiche, crepes and traditional breakfast items. 9 am to 10:30 am.
Self-guided Tours of local Wineries – go to www.olympicpeninsulawineries.com or call 800-785-5495 for more information.
There will be the famous Dungeness Crab Feed, Cooking Demonstrations and many food vendor booths on the Pier and in the Gateway Center.
Be sure to call today and place your reservation for our Sunset Crab Cruise – 360-452-6210.