Shelton, on an inlet of southwest Puget Sound
, is known for Christmas trees and succulent oysters. In fact, Mason County
is one of the nation's largest Christmas-tree producing areas - over 2 million trees are shipped worldwide annually.
Shelton is the county seat of Mason County, and the only incorporated city in the county. Highway 101 runs just west of the city.
The radio voice of Mason County is KMAS, broadcasting at 1030 on the AM dial. As the most powerful AM radio station between Portland and Seattle, KMAS provides news, weather, travel info and more.
There is also a Shelton, Connecticut.
Bed and Breakfasts and Country Inns Rest Full Farm B&B |
History Mason County Historical Society | Squaxin Island Tribe |
Sports and Sporting Events Jade Drive Rock Shop | Jarrell's Cove Marina |
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11/13 Coming to The area
Water Music Festival Seaview WA April1 The Water Music Festival is an all-volunteer non-profit organization dedicated to bringing quality chamber music to the Lower Columbia River Region.
Astoria-Warrenton Crab and Seafood Festival Warrenton OR April26 Crab and seafood as well as entertainment. Listen to the Astoria HS Jazz Band on Sunday.
Seattle Japanese Cultural Festival Seattle WA April26-28 The festival features Japanese exhibits, performances, and demonstrations. Held at the Seattle Center in the Fisher Pavilion. The annual festival began in 1976 with a gift of 1,000 cherry trees to the city of Seattle from the Japanese government to celebrate the U.S. Bicentennial.
Grays Harbor Shorebird Festival Hoquiam WA April26-28 Witness the migrating shorebirds at Grays Harbor National Wildlife Refuge and other birding hotspots in Grays Harbor County.
Northwest Folklife Festival Seattle WA May24-27 Music and dance performances, visual arts, folklore exhibits, hands-on children's activities, workshops, crafts, food, demonstrations, and more!
4th Annual Tenor Guitar Gathering Astoria OR May30-June2 You'll hear guitars, ukeleles, banjos, and fiddles playing their tunes at the tenor guitar gathering.