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Camas Lily Days ~Shoban Homecoming

It is time to celebrate Camas Lily Days and the Shoban Homecoming June 6th and June 7th, 2015.

Festivities will kick off on Saturday June 6th starting at Kid Pond with the 8th Annual Kids Free Fishing Derby. Registration begins at 7:00 am. Fishing from 8:00 – 11:00 am

Prepare to spend the day at the City Park in Fairfield as there will be Art / Crafts / Flea Markets beginning at 10:00 am. Music will start at 1:00 with Wilson French.

Following them at 4:00 pm will be the Dirty Johnny Band.


Inflatables will be in the Park  on both days for kids entertainment. Come out and enjoy the arts and crafts,  music,  and the company!


On Sunday June 7th there will be a Community breakfast from 8:00 am – 11:00 am- for a small fee.

There will be Art / Crafts / Flea Markets beginning at 10:00 am.

The Native Americans will dance in the early afternoon. Come and see the traditional dress and dance.

fish derby

Camas Lily Days

Wes Fields Historical/Hysterical Program

Wes Fields, lifelong Camas Prairie resident, will presenting a program titled “Historical/Hysterical Recollections:  Early Years on the Prairie” on February 21st at the Camas County Library.  Wes will regale the audience with tales of the events and the residents of the Prairie from days gone by.   The program will include a slide show and an… Continue Reading

Christmas Festivities Thank You

The Christmas Festivities held downtown on December 5th were a major success.  Lots of kids (of all ages) came out to see Santa and to eat Soup & Chili and to be together as a community as the Christmas Tree was lit for the first time this Holiday Season.  Below, please find a thank you… Continue Reading

Tree Lighting Tonight!

Join us Downtown tonight for the annual Christmas Tree Lighting.  The elementary students have made ornaments to adorn the tree again this year.  The lighting of the tree signals the official beginning of the Holiday Season! The festivities also include the Soup / Chili Contest.  Prizes will be awarded for first place in each category. … Continue Reading


Santa Claus will be in Fairfield on Friday, December 5th just in time for the Christmas Tree lighting.  He will be confirming his naughty and nice list.  Get your Christmas wish list together so you can tell Santa what you want him to bring you on Christmas Eve.  Santa will be hanging out at Soldier… Continue Reading

Tree Lighting & Chili/Soup Contest

The Annual Tree Lighting and Chili/Soup Contest is coming up on the first Friday in December. Join us downtown at 6:00 p.m. on December 5th for all of the festivities. Bring your best Soup or Chili to enter in the contest. All fares will be judged and the best of the best will go home… Continue Reading

November Chamber Meeting

The November Chamber Meeting will be held on Thursday, November 20th at 7:00 p.m.  The Iron Mountain Inn has once again agreed to host.  This meeting will be primarily an informational meeting to discuss the Tree Lighting and Chili/Soup Contest as your loyal Secretary and trusty Treasurer  have a conflicting commitment and will not be… Continue Reading