Enjoy the Beach!

​Birch Bay, Washington

Birch Bay Children's Olympics

Sunday, Sept 3 11 - 2pm

Located on the tide flats across from Birch Bay Beach Park

7930 Birch Bay Drive

Participants must be accompanied by at least one friend or family member over the age of 13.

Medals awarded for 1st 2nd 3rd

place per age group.

Blue ribbon for winning the

Tug of War team

Hi Birch Bay Fans! This site is coming along so not final - be patient and let us know if you need more details.

Extreme Chainsaw Sculpture At it's Best!


Prizes so far!

_________is Sponsoring the Monster                 $200 Cash

_________ is Sponsoring the Biggest Catch      $200 Cash

_________                                                              $100 Gift Certificate

_________                                                              $100 Crab Pot


____________                                                        $500 Derby Crab

____________                                                        $500 Derby Crab

____________                                                        $100 Crab Pot

____________                                                       $100 Crab Pot

Birch Bay Children's Olympic Events

Pool Noodle Javelin Throw

Partnered Crab Run

Spoon Balance Obstacle Course

Sand Bucket Race

Squirt (Gun) the Object Off the Platform

Beach Tug of War

If you are a parent and would like to help with this event please contact the Birch Bay Chamber of Commerce

360 371 5004.

​​​​​38th ANNUAL

Chainsaw Carving &

Crab Festival

September 2 & 3

​Labor Day Weekend 2017

  A great weekend for the entire family. Fun activities abound with a grand parade down Birch Bay Drive, Arts and Crafts Fair (Saturday & Sunday)  a variety of Food Vendors, Live Music, Beer Garden, Crab Derby, Extreme Wood Sculpture Event and Kids Olympics!


7930 of Birch Bay Drive


Birch Bay Crab Derby

Saturday September 2 from 1 - 5pm

Categories to Win & Crab Derby Rules:

-Crab must be alive and healthy and of legal size as per law.
-You may only enter 1 legal limit of 5 crab per person.
-You must have a valid crab license and a completed

catch card for the amount of crab you enter.
-You must allow judging staff to mark your crab to

qualify for this event.
-Dungeness Crab only to qualify.
-Judging Staff reserve the right to disqualify any catch

at their discretion.
-Contestants can only win one category.

Location: On the beach at the weigh-in station in front of the

new Birch Bay Beach Park (7930 Birch Bay Drive)
Time: 1:00 to 5:00 pm

Categories to win:

Biggest Catch

To be determined by weight. This will be determined by

having the heaviest catch limit – 5 crab or less.   

It is not required to be marked crab.

One crab by weight only along with Crab Crown Rights,

all Crab must come to the Judges station to be qualified.

It is not required to be marked crab.

Derby Crab
These crab are marked and released in to Birch Bay before the event. They will be clearly marked.

Award presentation will be at 5pm Saturday at the stage of the

Discovery Days Event.