Columbia Springs Fishing Celebration

Do you love fishing? Designed for avid anglers and those just looking to get their feet wet, the Columbia Springs Fishing Festival is back again this June! Join us on June 10th from 10:00am – 2:00pm at Battle Ground Lake State Park. This Celebration of Fishing will feature several stations of fun, tactile, fishing-related activities including casting practice, fishy art, interactive presentations from experts, science and nature games, tackle giveaways, lamprey fun, and more! Advanced registration is required to attend at www.columbiasprings.org/events/fishing-celebration. Participants of […]

Pride Block Party

June 10th 1pm - 7pm Family Friendly Activities & Live Entertainment by ISCRE FREE Admission

Wander Clark County: Old City Cemetery

Whether you are a history buff, love funerary art, or are just curious about the people who shaped this community, a visit to historic Old City Cemetery is a treat! Join Clark County Historical Museum as we explore one of the city’s earliest cemeteries. Hear the stories of the visionaries who built Vancouver - their struggles and triumphs in building a new life for their families. Wander Clark County summer walking tour series occurs most Saturdays from June thru August at 9am. For a […]

Juneteenth Freedom Celebration

Esther Short Park 605 Esther Street, Vancouver, WA, United States

Join in the summer fun at the 2nd Annual Juneteenth Freedom Celebration in Esther Short Park on Saturday, June 17th from 1pm-7pm. Live music, art displays, local businesses, great food, kid's activities, community resources and employment info. FREE, PUBLIC, FAMILY-FRIENDLY EVENT

Wander Clark County

Take a tour through the notable buildings and events in the history of Downtown Vancouver, Washington. Wander Clark County summer walking tour series occurs most Saturdays from June thru August at 9am. For a full list of tours go to cchmuseum.org/programs-events/walking-tours

Clark Public Utilities Pollinator Festival

Celebrate National Pollinator Week at Clark Public Utilities first-ever Pollinator Festival on June 24 from 10am to 4pm. More than 25 agencies, organizations, universities, artisans and local businesses are participating in this free outdoor festival located at our Operation Center at 8600 NE 117th Ave, Vancouver, WA. Festival visitors can take a pollinator garden tour with our friendly staff and learn how to provide food and habitat for the many varieties of pollinators native to Clark County. Doug Tallamy, professor and best-selling author of […]

Wander Clark County: Esther Short Neighborhood

From beautiful Craftsman homes to towering Gothic churches, the residential neighborhoods of downtown Vancouver are full of wondrous sights and stories. This Saturday we’ll explore one of Vancouver’s oldest neighborhoods, Esther Short. Wander Clark County summer walking tour series occurs most Saturdays from June thru August at 9am. For a full list of tours go to cchmuseum.org/programs-events/walking-tours

First Friday

Looking for something for the family, guests, or interesting date night? Join us in downtown Vancouver for First Friday! Our downtown is home to a wide array of gallery spaces, boutiques, restaurants and bars. Our locally owned businesses are ready to welcome you! There is something for everyone to enjoy—art, music, shopping, food & drink! Our interactive map will provide live GPS directions and a link for “More Details” about the Gallery/Artists’ exhibitions, food & beverage, and live music offerings!

Wander Clark County: Parkersville

One of the oldest incorporated communities, Parker’s Landing began in 1845 when David C. Parker staked his claim amongst the Chinook-speaking Indigenous community and named the area Parkersville. By the 1870s, merchants had purchased much of the land neighboring Parkersville, giving rise to the community known today as Washougal. Wander Clark County summer walking tour series occurs most Saturdays from June thru August at 9am. For a full list of tours go to cchmuseum.org/programs-events/walking-tours

Wander Clark County: Washougal Memorial Cemetery

Whether you are a history buff, love funerary arts, or are just curious about the people who shaped this community, a visit to the historic Washougal Memorial Cemetery is a treat! Join Clark County Historical Museum as we explore the city’s earliest cemetery. Hear the stories of the visionaries who built Washougal - their struggles and triumphs in building a new life for their families. Wander Clark County summer walking tour series occurs most Saturdays from June thru August at 9am. For a full […]

History On Tap – Identity and the New Thought Philosophy: A Look at Alzamon Ira Lucas

History on Tap is back! Come raise a glass with Clark County Historical Museum and Kiggins Theatre as we explore the history of the Pacific Northwest! Now entering its fifth season, History on Tap looks at how the past influences our present and informs the future. It’s built on the premise that history didn’t end on some dusty date on the calendar, but is a dynamic story where every person is an active participant. Clark County Historical Museum welcomes historian and author Katrine Barber […]

Wander Clark County: Arnada Neighborhood

One of the city’s oldest neighborhoods, the Arnada neighborhood is characterized by vintage homes, beautiful gardens, and mature trees. Wander Clark County summer walking tour series occurs most Saturdays from June thru August at 9am. For a full list of tours go to cchmuseum.org/programs-events/walking-tours

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