Mason County Forest Festival

Celebrating 73 Years

June 1st- June 4th
“Forests Of The Future” 2017 Theme


Paradise Amusements Carnival
All days — four full days!
Opens- Thursday 4 pm
Friday 4 pm to *11 pm,
Saturday noon to *11 pm, Sunday noon to *6 pm
*Closing time depends on attendance and weather

Loop Field and Car Show Exhibitors

Loop Field Hours: Saturday 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Car Show Hours: Sunday 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Download 2017 Vendor Application

Goldsborough Creek Run/Walk/Jog

Register Online Run Sign Up
Mail-In Registration Form
Saturday Check-in Shelton Post Office 6:00 am
7:00 am: Goldsborough Creek 7- mile walk starts
8:00 am: Goldsborough Creek 2 mile walk/run, 7 mile run starts
9:30 am: Junior Jog Start at 7th and Railroad
9:45 am: Goldsborough Creek Run/Walk Awards

Firefighter’s Pancake Breakfast

Presented by: Central Mason Fire & EMS
Saturday 7:00 am – 11:00 am, Station 58, 122 W. Franklin Downtown Shelton, WA

Parade-Family & Pet Parade

Saturday 10:30 am – Railroad Avenue, downtown Shelton, WA
Family & Pet Parade Entry Form 2017 Check in at 10am on 5th Street between Railroad and Cota Street. Parade at 10:30am.

Paul Bunyan Grand Parade

Saturday 11:00 am – Railroad Avenue, downtown Shelton, WA
2017 Parade Application

STIHL® TIMBERSPORTS® Western Professional Qualifier
Logging Show

Saturday 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM, Loop field 1020 W. Franklin Street, downtown Shelton

– Events Calendar & Overview | STIHL USA

Exhibits and Vendors will be at Loop Field 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Manke Lumber Fireworks Display

Saturday 10:00 pm, Oakland Bay Junior High Field – Visible from Wallace Kneeland Blvd

Shelton Car Show-Off Sunday June 4th 2017

Car Show Hours: Sunday 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Kristmas Town Kiwanis Duck Race

Sunday 2:00 PM, Goldsborough Creek from 7th to 1st Street, downtown Shelton

Buy your duck Saturday at the Parade!

2017 Paul Bunyan Grand Parade Grand Marshal: Norm Eveleth


2017 Button Contest Winner: Emily Simmons, 7th Grade, Olympic Middle School

Newly Crowned Mason County Forest Festival Royalty Court!

(L-R): Spencer Burris, Timber the Axe Man; Emily Parks, Princess of Pine; Eryn Earsley, Princess of Cedar; Hannah Salapka, Princess of Douglas Fir; Rosa Castro, Queen of the Forest; Brittani Caldwell, Princess of Spruce; Jessica Schreiber, Princess of Hemlock; Nico Ramirez, Paul Bunyan


June 1st – 4th, 2017

Mason County Forest Festival welcomes you. For 73 years Mason County Forest Festival has been proud to host a celebration to welcome friends, families, neighbors and visitors from all over that celebrates our rich forest traditions. Forest Festival includes the entire community in it’s annual celebration. Mason County’s Forest Festival theme for 2017 is “Forests For Our Future”.


It is a fun time to celebrate our beautiful forest that we love so much! Come out and support the Mason County Forest Festival. Volunteers always needed and appreciated. Join the fun and feel apart of the “Celebrate The Forests For Our Future” Mason County Forest Festival 2017 ( June 1st-4th 2017)