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Best Road Trips in WA August 3 – 5

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Ready to head out of town on a road trip adventure? No need to venture too far from Seattle! Art festivals, carnivals and fairs are just some of the fun activities you’ll find in Washington this weekend.

Anacortes Arts Festival
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
August 3, 4 and 5
Downtown Anacortes
505 O Ave
Anacortes, WA 98221
http://www.anacortesartsfestival.com

The festival features 250 booth artisans, a fine art exhibit, ethnic and regional foods, music on multiple stages, youth activities and demonstrating artists. Culinary arts are offered with regional and ethnic foods, beer and wine gardens.

Kitsap County Dahlia Society Show
Saturday and Sunday
August 4 and 5
Kitsap County Fairgrounds
1200 NW Fairgrounds Rd
Bremerton, WA 98311
http://www.kitsapdahlias.org

It’s the Kitsap County Dahlia Society’s 88th Annual Show! No admission charge. Come meet the society who loves the Growing, Showing and Enjoyment of beautiful Dahlias throughout the Kitsap and Olympic Peninsulas.

Mossyrock Blueberry Festival
Saturday, August 4
Mossyrock, WA 98564
http://www.mossyrockfestivals.org

Crafts, Food, Blueberries, Vendors, Collectable Car Show, Quilt Show, Family Fun Dog Show, Weiner Dog Races, Parade, Blueberry Pie Eating Contest, Beer Garden, Climbing Wall, kids’ activities and more!

Arts Alive! Art in the Garden
Saturday and Sunday
August 4 and 5
46620 228th Ave SE
Enumclaw, WA 98022
http://www.plateauartsalive.org

A perennial favorite, showcasing local Artists in a beautiful, vibrant Country Garden. FREE ADMISSION! Over 50 local artists & artisans showcase their art in the stunning setting of the Matson Family Farm Gardens. Discover the many talented Plateau artists in this unrivaled 3.5 acre Country Garden. Food, Entertainment and so much more!

Clark County Fair
Friday, August 3 through Sunday, August 12
17402 NE Delfel Road
Ridgefield, WA 98642
http://www.clarkcofair.com

It’s summertime’s best party! Come to the largest single venue event in the Portland/Vancouver family entertainment market, attracting over 260,000 attendees each year. From Monster Trucks, DockDogs to the Carnival Midway! There are lots of kids activities as well, including kids contests, local childrens acts, magician, juggler and the Let’s Pretend Circus. Check out the FAIR COURT that will be on hand or many of the 4-H Events and the Junior Livestock Auction.

Stanwood-Camano Community Fair
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
August 3, 4 and 5
6431 Pioneer Highway
Stanwood, WA 98292
http://www.stanwoodcamanofair.org

Welcome to the Stanwood-Camano Community Fair, the ‘Best Lil Fair in the West’. Actually, it’s the Largest Community Fair in Washington State! Small and large animals, baked goods, carnival, agricultural products, clothing, horticulture, flowers, arts & crafts, kids activities, live entertainment and delicious fair food!

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