The largest annual family oriented festival in the greater Cowlitz County area of Southwest Washington State, held each year in Longview, Washington.
The Festival began in the 1960′s and now draws in excess of 30,000 people to events culminating on the Fourth of July with a spectacular fireworks extravaganza. Centered around Lake Sacajawea, the Festival has become a time honored tradition in Longview’s history.
The Festival attracts many visitors each year to the local area and boasts an average annual growth rate of 12% over the last five years. In addition to a Fourth of July fireworks show, the Festival consists of many events and includes an American Lumberman’s Association (ALA) sanctioned Timber sport competition, including three World Championship events, Cardboard Boat Regatta, continuous daily entertainment, arts & crafts booths, parade and more than 20 food booths to tickle anyone’s taste buds.