Twin Bridges County Park Revitalized for Family Fun in Grays Harbor



Horns and Hooks Fishing Derby - Sep. 20-22, 2013
Horns and Hooks Fishing Derby – Sep. 20-22, 2013
The Northwest’s premier outdoor adventure magazine – Horns and Hooks – in conjunction with Y.O.U. (Youth Outdoors Unlimited) will be having it’s annual fishing derby September 20th through the 22nd in Grays Harbor Bay.

Tickets are available in advance at Horns and Hooks in Montesano, all Dennis Company locations, and Harbor Saw and Supply. Tickets will be available the day of the event at the Westport, Johns River, and 28th Street launch locations. Daily tickets will be sold at $10 per day and $20 for a three day pass.

Families of all ages are encouraged to attend while volunteers and potential sponsors are encouraged to contact Horns and Hooks to contribute to the event.

Horns and Hooks hosts this annual derby to promote and encourage sport fishing in Grays Harbor while benefiting children with life threatening conditions. Cash and prizes will be given away on all three days and part of the events proceeds will go directly to Youth Outdoors Unlimited.

Saturday will spotlight the Y.O.U. Kids as they are taken fishing by volunteer guides for the opportunity to enjoy the great outdoor experience that Grays Harbor has to offer.

To volunteer your time to the event please contact Horns and Hooks.

For information regarding youth outdoors unlimited please contact them at

Horns and Hooks would like to thank everyone involved including: North Fork Customs, Verle’s, U.S. Marine, The Islander, Deep Sea Charters, Willapa Marine, Sportsman’s Warehouse, Ocean Crest Resort, and Grays Harbor Tourism.

Horns and Hooks Retail Location: 100 W. Brumfield Ave. Suite #4 Montesano WA, 98563

Elma Heat on the Street Car Show

Got a hot rod you want to show off? Or do you wish you did? Then don’t miss the 5th annual “Heat on the Street” Custom Car & Motorcycle Show hosted by the Elma Chamber of Commerce, Saturday, August 3rd.

The show actually begins with a Cruise-In on Friday night, August 2nd. Generously hosted by Jason Olsen and family, the Cruise-In takes place at the Edward Jones parking lot beginning at 6:00 p.m. All participants registering cars will be treated to hot dogs, soft drinks, and entertainment. The first 100 receive an official Cruise-In dash plaque. Plus, new this year, the event includes a poker run with the chance to win big prizes!

Saturday, the Show & Shine runs from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and takes place on Main Street in Elma, showcasing cards in the best parking in town! The show includes awards, music, raffle, vendors, food, beer garden and more. For only $10 the first 250 pre-registered vehicles receive T-shirts, dash plaques, Grays Harbor Raceway ticket, raffle ticket and other goodies. Public Admission to the car show is free.
Thanks to Cut Rate Auto Parts, City of Elma, and Grays Harbor Tourism for sponsoring this event. For more information visit or call 360-482-3055. See you there!