North Coast Calendar

Hog Wild Ocean Shores

The three-day motorcycle extravaganza returns to the beach July 26-28 with a new name — “Hog Wild Ocean Shores” — and a new producer, the city and the Convention Center, with a big assist from Quinault Beach Resort and Casino, which will also host motorcycle activities throughout the weekend. Live music, motorcycle stunt shows, a bike parade from Hoquiam to the Shores, a cross-Harbor poker run, vendors, food trucks and more highlight the schedule. For more information, visit the website at

Interpretive Center to host Atwater

The Coastal Interpretive Center will host Brian Atwater, speaking about “Earthquake Clues in 19th Century Documents” at the Shilo Inn Ocean Shores at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3. Tickets are $10. Atwater is a geologist with the U.S. Geological Survey, a research professor at the University of Washington, and an expert on the “Orphan Tsunami of 1700,” a megathrust earthquake in the Pacific Northwest believed to have occurred on January 26, 1700. He will lead a field trip to the marsh at Ocean Shores Municipal Airport Sunday morning, Aug. 4.