Forest Festival This Weekend

The 2016 Mason County Forest Festival is this weekend. The theme for the 72nd year is “We Are Timber Strong!”

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There are all kinds of activities throughout the weekend including a carnival, car show, parade, Timbersports and fireworks. Here are some of the activities:

Carnival
Paradise Amusements Carnival
All days — four full days!
Opens- Thursday 4 pm
Friday 4 pm to *11 pm,
Saturday noon to *11 pm, Sunday noon to *6 pm
*Closing time depends on attendance and weather

Loop Field and Car Show Exhibitors
Loop Field Hours: Saturday 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Car Show Hours: Sunday 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Saturday June 4th 2016
Goldsborough Creek Run/Walk/Jog
Saturday Check-in Shelton Post Office 6:00 am
7:00 am: Goldsborough Creek 7- mile walk starts
8:00 am: Goldsborough Creek 2 mile walk/run, 7 mile run starts
9:30 am: Junior Jog Start at 7th and Railroad
9:45 am: Goldsborough Creek Run/Walk Awards

Firefighter’s Pancake Breakfast
Presented by: Central Mason Fire & EMS
Saturday 7:00 am – 11:00 am, Station 58, 122 W. Franklin Downtown Shelton, WA

Parade-Family & Pet Parade
Saturday 10:30 am – Railroad Avenue, downtown Shelton, WA

Paul Bunyan Grand Parade
Saturday 11:00 am – Railroad Avenue, downtown Shelton, WA
If you are unable to attend, watch the parade here:

 

STIHL® TIMBERSPORTS® Western Regional Qualifier
Logging Show
Saturday 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM, Loop field 1020 W. Franklin Street, downtown Shelton

Exhibits and Vendors will be at Loop Field 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Manke Lumber Fireworks Display
Saturday 10:00 pm, Oakland Bay Junior High Field – Visible from Wallace Kneeland Blvd

Sunday June 5th 2016
Shelton Car Show-Off
Car Show Hours: Sunday 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kristmas Town Kiwanis Duck Race
Sunday 2:00 PM, Goldsborough Creek from 7th to 1st Street, downtown Shelton
Buy your duck Saturday at the Parade!