Washougal, Wash. – August 19, 2015 – The Port of Camas-Washougal today announced it will hold its annual Wheels & Wings / Community Appreciation Day at Grove Field Airport on Saturday, September 12th from 10 am to 2 pm.
Free gate admission plus free hot dogs and sodas are being provided by the Port to show its appreciation to the community for their involvement and support.
Live music, food vendors and souvenir dash plaques add to the fun of the cruise-in where classic cars, vintage airplanes and old-time tractors will be on display. Trophies will be awarded in fifteen different categories.
Car show entrants receive a $5 discount for early registration. The fee to register at the event is $15 per vehicle. See online RegistrationForm.
All donations support the Camas Washougal Aviation Association scholarship fund. Watch the Port’s Facebook page and other media for details.
ABOUT THE PORT
The port brings jobs and recreational opportunities through a 400-acre industrial park, a 79-hangar general aviation airport and 350-slip pleasure boat marina. Grove Field is a small, general aviation airport with a state-of-the-art fueling station and 14 tie-downs in addition to the hangars. The marina is the largest publicly owned marina on the Washington side of the Columbia River and has a floating restaurant, launch ramp, nearby hotel, fueling station, electricity on the breakwater/guest dock, and is homeport to the Dolphin Yacht Club. Recently acquired and in the planning stages, are 13.25 acres of Waterfront Property which connects to a 14-acre parcel of port-owned land to the east. The industrial park boasts a 90+ percent occupancy rate of more than 40 businesses with an annual payroll of $8.9 million and is adjacent to Steigerwald Commerce Center, 120+ acres of property currently under development. The port also manages Captain William Clark Park at Cottonwood Beach, the adjacent protective levee and Parkersville National Historic site.
More information is found at www.portcw.com.