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First Saturday in Ridgefield: May Day
May 1 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pmfree
Ridgefield welcomes the community back to Overlook Park for First Saturday on May 1. Come to downtown Ridgefield to celebrate with First Saturday vendors, Ridgefield Art Association Spring Art Show, a scavenger hunt and more. Masks are required in all indoor spaces and in outdoor spaces where six-foot distancing isn’t possible. Stay home if you are not feeling well, have been diagnosed with COVID-19 or have been a close contact of someone with COVID-19.
Columbia Play Project – 9 a.m. to noon: Bring the kids to join Columbia Play Project’s lawn games for the young and young-at-heart and learn how this community organization is bringing exploratory play spaces in Clark County. Learn more about the Columbia Play Project on their website.
First Saturday Vendors – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Check out the First Saturday Vendor Information for more details. The following vendors will be there on May 1: Amilkar Hummus, Pacific Northwest Sunshine, Distinctive Hues Jewelry, Harvest of Peace Microgreens, Alpenrose Dairy, Raindrop Giftshop, Sherri Fahey Crocheted, Thundercloud Designs, Villages Clark County, Scentsy, Glenice Falter (handmade gifts and jewelry), Ridgefield American Legion Post 44, Venture Woodworking, Carlos Ayala-Hernandez (vintage T-shirts and clothes).
Flower Crowns – while supplies last – Take-and-make flower crown kits will be available at the city booth at Overlook Park.
Ridgefield Art Association Art Show – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.: See the work of 7 talented local artists.
100 Miles in 100 Days Registration – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Visit the city booth at Overlook Park to register for the 100 Miles in 100 Days Challenge. Participants who register at the May 1 event will receive $5 Main Street Moola.
First Saturday Logo Silhouette Scavenger Hunt: Explore the streets of Downtown Ridgefield and search for the components of our Ridgefield First Saturdays logo! Details to come.
Ridgefield Community Library: The Ridgefield Community Library will be offering a May Day craft at 228 Simons St.
Carts by the Park: Carts by the Park, located at 219 Pioneer St, will be open with food vendors.
Fin & Feather: Sidewalk activities including kids coloring books, firearm safety information, suicide prevention information, and firearms owners inventory cards.
Myrtle’s Tea House: Offering free iced tea and cookies on Myrtle’s front patio beginning at 11 a.m.
Traveling Activity Bags
Activity Bags include materials and instructions for spring crafts, sidewalk chalk and more. They are available for free at the following locations until supplies run out. The city will bring bags to neighborhood parks for first-come-first-serve pick-up according to the schedule below.
- City Hall 9 a.m.
- Hayden Park (1308 N. Heron Dr.): 9 to 9:20 a.m.
- Rose Homestead Park (3700 N. Pioneer Canyon Dr.): 9:30 to 9:50 a.m.
- Cedar Ridge Park (3154 S. Cedar Ridge Dr.), 9 to 9:20 a.m.
- Pioneer East Park (7206 S. Ridge Way), 9:30 to 9:50 a.m.
- Dog Park (1101 S. Hillhurst Rd.), 9 to 9:20 a.m.
- RORC (3103 S. Hillhurst Rd.), 9:30 to 9:50 a.m.