Discover Delicious, Fun and Free Events at Depoe Bay’s Crab Feed and Wooden Boat Show April 13-14, 2019
Depoe Bay will be cooking up locally caught Dungeness crab and showing off colorful classic wooden boast at the world’s smallest harbor on Saturday, April 13 and Sunday, April 14, 2019. Indoor and outdoor dining will be available, with a selection of thirst-quenching brews in the beer garden courtesy of the Depoe Bay Brewing Company.
Thousands of pounds of delicious whole Dungeness crab will be cooked to perfection in front of Depoe Bay’s Community Hall at 220 S.E. Bay Street. Complete Dungeness crab meals include coleslaw, dinner roll and beverage. Meals will be served from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm on Saturday and from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm Sunday.
The price of a whole Dungeness crab meal will be $25 and $20 for a half crab. Advance tickets available at the Chamber’s web site, www.depoebaychamber.org. Hot dogs and baked goods will also be sold at the nearby Kid Zone table. The Depoe Bay Chamber of Commerce hosts the non-profit event, a favorite coastal tradition for locals and visitors alike.
This will be the 24th year for the Classic Wooden Boat Show at Depoe Bay, “the world’s smallest harbor”. Dozens of exhibits will feature hand-crafted vessels both vintage and modern from across the Northwest. Always a favorite of the show is the model boat building booth, which provides both young and old the opportunity to build their own boat to take home. The boat show and the model boat building demonstration are free.
On Sunday April 13th “the world’s smallest harbor” will see hundreds of colorful bathtub ducks released to race in the annual Ducky Derby. Buy a ticket for a chance to win great prizes from Depoe Bay merchants.
Depoe Bay’s U.S. Coast Guard station will open its doors to tours of its patrol and rescue boats stationed in “the world’s smallest harbor”. Climb aboard one of their boats and spend some time talking with one of America’s best!
Depoe Bay enjoys near year-round whale watching, earning it the title of “Oregon’s whale watching capitol”. At the state Whale Watching Center park rangers are ready to help you spot gray whales. The center is open daily from 10 AM to 4 PM and admission is free.
For advance information go to the Depoe Bay Chamber of Commerce website at www. Depoebaychamber.org. To plan your group’s trip please contact Bruce Trent at 541-765-8943 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.