The event features lively music and entertainment, food and craft vendors, children’s games and activities, beer garden, costume contests and more!
The event kicks off at 1 p.m. with food and craft vendors and children and pet activities. Children activities will include games, coloring and painting with The Paint Rollers. Leashed pets are welcome. Pet activities finish at 4:00 p.m. and include an agility demonstration and course and a K9 unit demonstration.
The beer garden, operated by WBA, will open at 2:00 p.m. and will feature local breweries. The 21-year and older area will be open until 9 p.m. Food vendors feature Washougal restaurants Alex Smokehouse, Smeads Pub and Peggy’s Place.
The evening concert begins at 4:25 p.m. with the musical mayhem of the Bilge Rats & Pyrettes from Portland. Their second set will begin at 6:20 p.m. Additional entertainment will be provided by Circus Luminescence including a vaudeville circus show, a glow in the dark finale and more.
Event goers are encouraged to come enjoy the day in their best pirate attire. The children and pet costume contests will be at 3 p.m. and the adults will be judged at 6 p.m.
Pirates in the Park – Event Schedule
(Times subject to change)
1:00 Festival Opens
1:00-4:00PM Dog Activities, Ball and Water Pools / Dog Agility Course (1:00-3:00PM) / High Expectations Dog Training Agility Demo (1:30PM) /Kids Activities, Paint Rollers, Coloring, Games, Sensory Activities by Nicki Mann
2:00PM Beer Garden Opens / K-9 Demonstration
2:30-3:00PM Dance Lesson – Daniel Martinez, Dancing with Danny
3:00PM Pet Pirate Costume Contest / Kids Pirate Costume Contest
3:45-5:45PM Ambient acts in the park: stilt walking, juggling, hula hooping, contortion/hand balancing
4:00-4:20PM Sword Combat Demonstration – Blade Fit Academy / Adult games start including corn hole, giant Jenga and canon ball toss
4:25-5:35PM MAIN EVENT – Bilge Rats & Pyrettes – first set (starts off with a bang!)
5:40-6:00PM Circus Luminescence – Act 1: Vaudeville Circus Show featuring contortionist/hand balancing, juggling, and a crazy combination trick