The 30th annual Astoria-Warrenton Crab, Seafood and Wine Festival on Oregon's north coast is coming up April 27th - 29th, 2012. Drawing seafood lovers for its famous, fresh-caught Oregon Dungeness crab dinner, the festival will also showcase artisan producers, local micro-canneries and homegrown craft breweries.
The three-day event features the authentic flavors of Oregon's North Coast, from a legendary crab dinner starring fresh-caught Oregon Dungeness crab to trend-setting artisan producers and local micro-canneries. Seafood lovers can also taste fresh shrimp, salmon, oysters, halibut, clam chowder and other delicious delicacies while sipping locally brewed craft beer and savoring Pacific Northwest wines. The family-friendly festival, hosted by the Astoria Warrenton Chamber of Commerce, features live music performances and handcrafted art made in the region.
The Astoria-Warrenton Crab, Seafood and Wine Festival presented by Safeway takes place at the Clatsop County Fairgrounds. Roundtrip shuttle service is available for $2 from area hotels, campgrounds and convenient park-and-ride locations in Astoria and Warrenton, including the Port of Astoria. For more information, visit: www.oldoregon.com/events/entry/astoria-warrenton-crab-seafood-wine-festival/