Friday, July 5
City Wide Garage Sale
Over 60 local families join to make this one spectacular garage sale! Get your maps at North Bonneville Chevron.
City wide, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
City Park, 10:00am to 5:00 pm
Bonneville Hot Springs Resort & Spa
11:30 am to 2:30 pm.
City Hall Parking Lot, 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Adults $7.00, Children $4.00 (over 3).
Beer & Wine Garden
Sponsored by Bonneville Hot Springs Resort & Spa.
City Hall Parking Lot, 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
City Hall Parking Lot, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Contests & Prizes!
City Fire Department, 8:00 pm
Saturday July 6
Hosted by North Bonneville Seniors.
Senior Center, 8:00 am to 11:00 am.
Adults $7.00, Children $4.00.
City Park, 9:00am.
City wide, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
9:00 am to 1:00 pm start to 4:00 pm finish. Walks start at the North Bonneville baseball fields. To register call 360-991-8806.
East City Park, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
West City Park, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Friends of the Library Used Book Sale
Proceeds benefit Friends of the Library.
City Hall, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Kid's Zone in City Park
Fun for the entire family!
City Park, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Food & beverage vendors, arts & crafts.
City Park, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Hosted by Fort Vancouver Regional Library.
City Hall, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm.
Watermelon Eating Contest
Sign up at the Gorge Winds Community Grocery Co-Op Booth. 4 age groups.
City Park, 2:00 pm.
City Park, 3:00 pm.
“Find the Bigfoot Scavenger Hunt”
10:00 am to 3:00 pm
FREE CONCERT - Johnny Limbo & the Lugnuts!
City Park, 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
North Bonneville Hot Springs Resort & Spa will offer wine & beer for the duration of the free concert.
Join us for the 2013 Gorge Days!
Please drive with caution! Traffic peaks in our little town for these events. Slow down and remember to watch for children, pets and pedestrians. Better yet, foot paths link almost every part of our community - park your vehicle and enjoy our fine city on foot or by bicycle!
"Too Hot for the Streets" Car Show
Saturday, July 6 from 10am to 3pm
Starting with the Friday Night Street Cruise, North Bonneville is host to some of the most unique Street Rods and Classic Cars anywhere. The 2012 Car Show boasted 300 plus entries and the setting itself may be as unique as the cars with vehicles parked on the grass and under shady trees throughout city park. Entrants may register beginning at 9 am. Judging is followed by the award ceremony at 1 pm.
Interested in exhibiting your classic or custom vehicle? Download the this Car Show Registration Form and register by 9:00 am Saturday.
Friday Night Festivities
After dinner rock steady at the Gorge Days Sock Hop Street Dance - DJ Rocky Rhodes will keep the music playing from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. The dance is free and everyone is encouraged to come in 50’s costumes. Libations in the form of beer & wine can be found at the Bonneville Hot Springs Resort & Spa Beer & Wine Garden from 5:00 to 8:00 pm. All Friday night events take place in the parking lot near City Hall.
Antique & Art Vendors
Friday and Saturday, from 10:00 to 5:00 pm, Antiques & Art in the Park offers unique items from various Antique Dealers and Artisan crafters working in metal, wood, pottery, glass and more.
Are you a dealer or crafter? Join us and present your unique treasures to over 5,000 Gorge Days attendees during this two day event. Spaces are currently available on a first come, first served basis. Application deadline is May 31.
FREE CONCERT - Johnny Limbo & The Lugnuts
Starting as a party gag in 1978, Johnny Limbo and the Lugnuts have become one of the most popular bands to perform the classic hits from the 50's and 60's. The band has shared the stage with such classic acts as The Beach Boys, Chuck Berry, Chubby Checker, Ricky Nelson, Herman's Hermits, The Righteous Brothers, Paul Revere and the Raiders, Jan and Dean,The Ventures, The Mamas and Papas, Three Dog Night, The Turtles and Johnny Rivers, to name just a few. Johnny Limbo and the Lugnuts generate an infectious energy that will have the crowd dancing in the park. Join us Saturday, July 6th at 4:00 pm for Rock & Roll entertainment for all ages...from kids to grandparents.
Just for Kids (or the kid in all of us)
- 10:00 to 3:00 pm - the Library in City Hall is open - stop in for a visit!
- 10:00 to 3:00 pm- Friends of the Stevenson & North Bonneville Libraries Used Book Sale (all proceeds benefiting their many reading programs).
- 1:00 to 2:00 pm - "Dig Into Reading" Fort Vancouver Library Program presents The Caterpillar Hunter. Based on the beloved character of the late Steve Irwin, the Caterpillar Hunter shrinks himself and sets off to explore the terrain, pursuing elusive bugs and strange herbage in the wild recesses of a common North American vegetable garden.
Vendors in the Park
All this fun can be hard work, so don't forget to stop by and visit our food vendors. Here's just a sample of the line up; Granny’s Gedunk (hard ice cream), Hot Mamas & One Papa (burgers), Tommy’s Taste of Hawaii (pineapple-glazed chicken, tropical chicken salad, fresh steamed veggies, fruit smooths, strawberry shortcake, etc.), Pop-A-Bak Baklava (Greek gyros and baklava).
Arts & Crafts Galore!
We will be hosting a number of craft vendors with fun, useful, whimsical and downright wonderful wares. Some of the items available include pressed wildflower and photo cards, pottery, jewelry, kid's clothes, pillows, potholders, doll blankets, knitted and felted clothing and accessories, walking sticks and treasure boxes.
Find fun for the whole family at the Kid's Fun Zone
Gorge Days is happy to entertain the kids with an abundance of fun. A $5.00 bracelet offers all-day access to the "Finding Nemo Experience" and "Double Rush Obstacle Course". In between game runs enjoy face-painting and other kid specific entertainment.
Gorge Days Volks Walk (5km & 10km)
9:00 am to 1:00 pm start to 4:00 pm finish.The Gorge Days Volks Walk starts at the North Bonneville Baseball fields and includes two 5 km (3.1 mile) routes. The first route is a 5 km loop on the Ft Cascade historic/nature trail. The second 5 km route is on the North Bonneville Heritage and Big Foot trails and continues into the Gorge Days festival grounds at City Park. The Walks are free and walkers can choose to do one or both trails. AVA credit is available.