Congratulations to our 2020 Button Design winner Ollie Abby from Choice High School!
Our Gateway to Adventure button will be available at local locations soon!
Fabulous job Ollie, this design is so much fun!
Photo Credit: Cooper Studios
2020 Grand Marshal
Darrel is a lifelong Mason County resident and has served as a business owner in Shelton for over 30 years. He is married with 4 children, 8 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren. Darrel’s involvement in Forest Festival began as an elementary-aged student in the 1950’s. From participating in the pageant at Loop Field to serving as a past Forest Festival President, Darrel has been very involved in our great tradition. Darrel and his wife Linda are the creators of a wonderful slideshow containing pictures of all the floats from the very beginning of Forest Festival through today. The slide show is played at Coronation each year. He also has a Forest Festival Button collection that includes the winning button from every year of Forest Festival! Congratulations Darrel for being selected Parade Grand Marshal!
Look for the Forest Festival Court
at these festivals through out the year!!
Sequim Irrigation Festival
Port Townsend Rhododendron Festival
Mason County Forest Festival and Car Showoff
Marysville Strawberry Festival
Port Orchard Fathoms ‘O Fun
Forks Old Fashion 4th of July Parade
McCleary Bear Festival
Capital Lakefair, Olympia
Seafair Torchlight Parade
Shelton Christmas Parade