Grand Finale weekend closes 127th Irrigation Festival

The second weekend of the Sequim Irrigation Festival brings back a full parade, logging show and more for its Grand Finale. See irrigationfestival.com and facebook.com/SequimIrrigationFestival for last-minute updates.

• Heritage Historic Walking Tour, 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Thursday, May 12, gathering at the Sequim Civic Center Plaza, 152 W. Cedar St. Tour guides share information about the Sequim area. Suggested donation $5 to the Sequim Museum and Arts;

• Past Royalty Luncheon (invite only), Friday, May 13;

• The Sequim Pioneer Dinner, Friday, May 13, at the Sequim Prairie Grange, 290 Macleay Road, is restricted to descendants of pioneer families that lived in the Sequim School District prior to 1950. Spouses may attend with their qualified pioneer descendant. Tickets are available Wednesdays-Fridays from noon-2:30 p.m. at the Sequim Museum and Arts, 544 N. Sequim Ave. Tickets are $20 by cash or check;

Sequim Gazette file photo by Michael Dashiell/ The Logging Show returns the Blake Lot off near Carrie Blake Community Park for Friday-Saturday with events throughout both days. It was last held during the Sequim Irrigation Festival in 2019.

Sequim Gazette file photo by Michael Dashiell/ The Logging Show returns the Blake Lot off near Carrie Blake Community Park for Friday-Saturday with events throughout both days. It was last held during the Sequim Irrigation Festival in 2019.

• Logging Show, noon-dusk, Friday, May 13; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, May 14; multiple events take place throughout the grounds at 200 N. Blake Ave.

Friday: all day, truck and tractor pull; 6 p.m. mini-bike barrel racing, and lawn mower demolition; 7 p.m. Logger’s Ball with Black Diamond Junction; about 9:30 p.m. fireworks;

Saturday: all day, truck and tractor pull; 2 p.m. logging show; 2:30 p.m. live auction of log truckloads.

Some activities include hand bucking, hot saws and power saws, chainsaw races, axe throwing, pole falling, beer garden and vendors, bounce houses, logging equipment displays and more. More info: loggingshow@irrigationfestival.com;

• Sequim High’s Operetta: ‘Emma: A Pop Musical’ continues at 2 p.m. Saturdays, May 14 and 21; 7 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, May 14, 20-21; at the Sequim High School Auditorium, 533 N. Sequim Ave.; Tickets are $15 adults, $10 students at the door with limited seating.

Image courtesy of Sequim Irrigation Festival

Image courtesy of Sequim Irrigation Festival

• Fun Run/Walk 1 mile/5K, 11 a.m. Saturday, Sequim Village Center, 651 W. Washington St.; Participants receive a medal, shirt and swag bag. The run goes along Washington Street to The Big Elk and Shipley Center and back. Find registration at the festival’s website, irrigationfestival.com.

• Grand Parade, noon, from Dunlap Avenue to 600 block of Washington Street. Royalty, pioneers, bands and floats return to Washington Street after two years of processions broadcast online due to COVID-19 protocols.

Essential workers are invited to walk in the Grand Parade as part of the Sequim Citizen of the Year honor bestowed on them in 2020 by meeting at KeyBank,120 N Dunlap Ave. or take a shuttle from the Sequim Village Center courtesy of Rocket Transportation between 9:30-11:30 a.m. Participants are asked to wear something associated with the company they work for. There’s no parking at the bank before the parade;

For more information about the festival, see irrigationfestival.com.

2022 Sequim Irrigation Festival Grand Parade line-up

1 Sequim Dungeness Hospital Guild: Leading “Essential Workers”

2 Eastern Clallam County CERT Teams

3 Sequim Sunrise Rotary Flag Program

4 Marine Corps League 897/ Toys for Tots/Marine Corps League 897

5 American Legion, Jack Grennan, Post 62

6 Nile Shriners International

7 Olympic Peninsula District Rainbow Girls

8 Sequim High School Band

9 Sequim Middle School Band

10 Grand Marshals Stephen and Kim Rosales

11 Grand Pioneer Bonnie Hagberg

12 Grand Pioneer Donald Stone

13 Honorary Pioneer Shirley Lehman

14 Honorary Pioneer Roger Petroff

15 Citizen of the Year Jean Wyatt

16 Jr. Royalty, Greywolf Elementary Princess Adeline Slezak and Princess Bianca Lopez

17 Jr. Royalty, Helen Haller Princess Isabel Lawson

18 Past Royalty Queen Hannah Hampton and Princess Allie Gale

19 Past Royalty Princess Zoee Kuperus and Princess Sydney VanProyen

20 Button Designer – Kendall Adolphe

21 Kids Parade Winner Logan Larson

22 Kids Parade Winner Roman Bacchus

22a Boys and Girls Club Youth of the Year

23 City of Sequim mayor Tom Ferrell

24 Representative Derek Kilmer

25 Classy Ladies in a Classy Car

26 Sequim Irrigation Festival Float

27 Sequim Irrigation Festival Truck/Trailer

28 Sound Community Bank

29 Clallam County Fair Royalty

30 Sequim Little League

31 Farmall Tractors From Years Past

32 Storm King FC Soccer

33 WAG Welfare for Animals Guild

34 Sequim Wheelers

35 Sequim Valley Lions Club

36 Bower’s Blue Mountain Belgians

37 Olympic Theatre Arts

38 Sequim High School FFA

39 Mary Jane Apple/Driver 4 Rick Leenstra

40 Rick Leenstra

41 Bekkevar Logging 65’ 2006 T-800 Kenworth

42 Honorary Logger – Del Gott 20 ft 1913 Bulldog Mac Truck

43 Honoring Del Gott / Honorary Logger 3’ 1968 Kenworth Log Truck

44 Sequim High Operetta

45 Clallam County Junior Livestock Auction

46 Sequim Prairie Grange #1108

47 Rob Butcher

48 1947 Cadillac “60 Special”

50 Tenino High School Sound train

51 Hoquiam Loggers Playday

52 Sequim Farmers and Artisans Market

53 Lincoln Park BMX

54 First Federal

55 Dungeness Valley Health and Wellness Clinic Sequim Free Clinic

56 Mason County Forest Festival

57 Marysville Strawberry Festival

58 Sequim Robotics

59 Dream All American

60 Allen Brothers Trucking

61 Capital Lake Fair

62 Miss Kitsap 2022

63 Miss Poulsbo 2022

64 Miss Silverdale 2022

65 White Crane Martial Arts

66 Sequim Acrobatics

67 RODUTV Trail Riders and Tours

68 Hermann Brothers

69 Clallam PUD

70 Max Aria Trucking

71 Riding the Waves – Fathoms of Fun

72 KWA In Home Care

73 Walmart

74 Olympic Disposal

75 Copy Cat Graphics and Signs

76 Borderline Dance Team

77-83 Glass Odyssey Corvette Club

84 Sequim Adventist Church – “All Aboard to Forever Heaven Float”

85 Sequim Masonic Lodge

86 Strait Pumping

87 Eric’s Towing

88 Dungeness Court Memory Care

89 Bills Plumbing and Sanikan Inc.

90 Sequim’s Rockin’ Realtor

91 Little Car Corner

92 Bekkevar/ 65’ 2014 Peterbuilt

93 Bekkevar 16’ Hot Rod Log Truck

Image courtesy of Sequim Irrigation Festival

Image courtesy of Sequim Irrigation Festival