Submitted by Oyhut Bay Seaside Village

Attention paddling, rowing, SUP and water sports enthusiasts. All human-powered water craft are invited to a fun-filled day on the beautiful canals of Ocean Shores Washington.

Oyhut Bay Paddle the Shores
Oyhut Bay Paddle the Shores attracts dozens of paddlers each year. Photo courtesy: Oyhut Bay Seaside Village

In addition to the popular Poker Paddle, activities will include 2 or 6-mile human-powered boat races, rubber duck pond and race for the kids, a cardboard boat race, Quinault Paddle Exhibition, speakers, vendors, skills demonstrations and a Music Festival just across the way in our beautiful new grassy Amphitheater.  Water participants are asked to bring their own life jackets and whistles. $15.00 per person entry. $25.00 entry with event shirt. Divisions for all types of boats.

Registration – 9:00 a.m.
Race Meeting – 9:35 a.m.
6-mile race start – 10:00 a.m.
2- mile race start -12:00 p.m.
Canoe Demonstration – 1:00 p.m.
Poker Paddle Races Start –  2:00 p.m.
Cardboard Boat Building – 3:00 p.m.
Cardboard Races – 4:00 p.m.
Awards and Raffles – 4:30 p.m.

Oyhut Bay Paddle the Shores
The event is great for family members of all ages to watch. Photo courtesy: Oyhut Bay Seaside Village

Along with the Paddle event Labor Day Weekend, enjoy a 2-day singer- songwriter festival at Oyhut Bay Seaside Village on September 1-2.

Relax in the Village Square or grassy amphitheater as you listen to original artists including Wil Russoul, Lisa Ramsauer, Geoff Hirschfeld and Jackie Mitchel. Enjoy  fresh local Grays Harbor talent as we celebrate Labor Day Weekend.

At this time, we are looking for vendors, speakers, and guests along with participants.

To register, visit the Ticketbud website. Up to date information can be found on Facebook.


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