first fridays: Camas First Fridays - Spring into History on April 7, 2017 - 03/30/17 10:01 AM

First Fridays in Camas is a wonderful family fun event designed to drive traffic to downtown shops and businesses. We're big fans, and especially appreciate the monthly themes. Next up, we have the opportunity to "Spring into History" on April 7, 2017. Play the Guess About Camas history game, you'll not only learn more about our charming little town, but will be registered to win cool prizes. 
Highlights of April's First Fridays includes, The Two Rivers museum collection of old artifacts and photos of Camas/Washougal for viewing. Plus, you'll have  chance buy handmade rugs made out of Pendleton wool salvages woven on a 1890's traveling loom. And, if the … (13 comments)

first fridays: A(nother) Chocolate Affair To Remember in Camas, WA - 02/04/16 12:22 AM

One of our favorite Downtown Camas events involves an evening filled with chocolate (and who doesn't love chocolate?) This First Friday, Feb 5th from 5 to 8 pm "A Chocolate Affair to Remember" features shops throughout downtown serving or selling chocolate. As a bonus, to celebrate the final season of Downton Abbey, participants are encouraged to dress in vintage costumes, which will qualify them for a gift basket drawing - containing vintage treasures donated by Camas Antiques.
It's a perfect pre-Valentine theme to start thinking about and shopping for unique gifts for that special someone. Among the evening's activities, participants will be able to:
Guess the amount … (18 comments)

first fridays: News and Views of Clark County - Sip and Shop in Downtown Camas - 11/18/15 09:40 PM
News of Clark County - Holiday Sip and Shop in Camas!
As I left my appointment last night at Nico Bella, Camas was looking very festive with white lights twinkling from branches of the many trees that line the streets. I had a chance to stop into Camas Antiques which is filled with interesting decor and gifts, plus Lizzabeth A had their display windows filled with gorgeous Holiday decor. I also learned there is something special being added to the celebrations in December. 
On Thursday, December 3rd, the Downtown Camas Association introduces a new event - The Holiday Sip and Shop from 5PM to 9PM. It’s an after … (18 comments)

first fridays: It's In The Cards: Camas First Friday Poker Tour Will Be Fun - 06/05/15 12:21 AM
Family Fun and Prizes Tonight in Downtown Camas

To some, the terms “Friday Night” and “Poker” conjure up the image of a bunch of guys in a smokey room dealing cards and talking sports. Not exactly “Family Fun”.  But it’s a different game at Camas First Friday’s Poker Tour.  The key word is Tour.  It’s a clever way for the Downtown Camas Association to encourage families to come downtown on a Friday evening, enjoy the vibrant community scene, while playing fun games. 
Here’s how it works: as you stop into each business you visit, you pick up a poker card.  The ultimate purpose is … (22 comments)

first fridays: First Friday - Getting Downton in Downtown Camas January 2, 2015 - 12/29/14 02:18 AM
Downton comes to Downtown Camas this week.

Downton Abbey fans will want to attend the Camas First Friday event on January 2, 2015. Camas Antiques has collaborated with the Downtown Merchants Association to bring a bit of the popular TV show to this First Friday. 
The timing coincides with the much anticipated premier of Season 5 on Sunday, January 4th. Explore Downton inspired window displays. You can test your knowledge of the series with trivia questions and enter to win a gift basket filled with Downton-like goodies. 
The January First Friday  is also “Game, Craft, and Cocoa Night.” 
This month’s … (21 comments)

first fridays: First Friday Fiesta - May 2nd, Camas WA - 04/23/14 05:34 AM
First Friday Fiesta - May 2nd, Camas WA

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo a bit early this year at the First Friday event in Camas on May 2nd.  Olincalli Mexican Folk Music and Dance group will set the stage for the celebration with songs and dance demonstrations. Wear a sombrero, poncho, or other festive clothing and get an extra ticket for prizes.
One of my favorite restaurants, Neustra Mesa, will be serving special samples outside on the street. For a special treat, kids (and adults) can make smores, with Mexican chocolate, over a real fire pit. Don't miss the fiesta … (15 comments)

first fridays: March: Go Green in Charming Downtown Camas - 03/05/14 06:42 AM
March: Go Green in Charming Downtown Camas
Camas is going green,  and this eco-friendly Irish lass couldn’t be happier. Imagine combining a Lucky Leprechaun, with an environmental soul, and you’ve got the gist of the upcoming First Friday in downtown Camas.  You can wear green, find green, be green, and win green at the “March: Go Green” on Friday, March 7th.
Wear Green and get a free raffle ticket - plus you’ll be eligible for extras if you sport a green hat. A popular activity at the March First Friday is “Find the Lucky Leprechaun.” Each participating merchant will have … (10 comments)

first fridays: Chocolate, Wine and Romance. First Friday in Camas, WA February 2014 - 01/24/14 12:31 AM
Chocolate, Wine and Romance.  First Friday in Camas, WA February 2014
Downtown Camas businesses will be serving and selling delightful chocolates, feature romantic gifts, plus will offer wine tastings at select locations on February 7th, 2014. Be sure to attend the next First Friday event in Camas titled “Chocolate, Wine & Romance”
Each participating business will have a jar of Valentine’s candy, if you correctly guess the amount, you’ll wn it. Guesses will also be entered for a Valentine themed basket ( you don’t need to be present to win).  It’s the perfect chance to shop, and spend time, with that special … (23 comments)

first fridays: Hats off to Harvest in Camas, WA - 10/29/13 02:40 AM
Hats off to Harvest in Camas, WA Tip your hat to the final harvest of the season at the monthly First Fridays event on November 1st in charming downtown Camas. "Hats off to Harvest" is a new tradition and promises to be a memorable one.
"Hats off to Harvest" runs 5 PM to 8 PM and features fresh fruits, breads, herbs, and other goodies for sampling or purchasing. The entire family can get cozy roasting marshmallows around fire-pits to make S’mores.
Prizes and more at Hats off to Harvest
Naturally, many of the downtown boutiques will be open for after-hours shopping as per … (15 comments)

first fridays: Pumpkin Pageant 2013 - Camas First Fridays - 09/28/13 01:17 AM
Pumpkin Pageant 2013 - Camas First Fridays
The Pumpkin Pageant is Friday, October 4th, 2013 in downtown Camas. The First Friday event begins and 5 PM, and along with featured sales, and fall items, each shop will have an artfully carved pumpkin on display. 

Participants get to join in the fun by voting for their favorite gourd at the Pumpkin Pageant, and register for prizes from the Downtown Camas Association merchants. Costumes are welcome too.

There’s more than orange orbs at the Pumpkin Pageant You’ll find plenty of treats at the Camas First Fridays events. As always. there’s art, dining, … (23 comments)

first fridays: Plein Air in the Heart of Downtown Camas - First Friday in September - 09/04/13 12:55 AM
Plein Air in the Heart of Downtown Camas - First Friday in September 2013

Plein Air is the French tradition of painting out in the open air for all to see. This Friday, from 9am to 4pm, artists will line the streets of 4th Avenue in charming Downtown Camas to paint the landscape.
Stroll through town and drink in the lovely works of art in progress. Then from 5-8pm, the artists works will be on display at the Camas Chamber of Commerce for September’s First  Friday event.

Fine Art and Wine at Plein Air in the Heart of Camas, … (23 comments)

first fridays: First Fridays in Camas - Photo Scavenger Hunt - 04/01/13 12:01 AM
April's First Friday - Discover Downtown Camas Photo Scavenger Hunt
Make sure you bring your smart phone or digital camera to the Camas First Friday on April 5th, 2013. Discover Downtown Camas - Photo Scavenger Hunt provides a list of clues, and your job is to capture the history and hidden gems in charming downtown Camas.
Don't forget to pick up your passport as participating merchants - Camas Antiques, Lizzabeth A, Ballard and Call, Navida's, Cafe Piccolo and Bead Paradise. First Fridays in Camas are the first Friday of every month with special store hours between 5PM to 8PM.  … (17 comments)

first fridays: Camas First Fridays - Find the Lucky Leprechaun and Go Green - 02/24/13 11:06 PM
Camas First Fridays - Find the Lucky Leprechaun and Go Green A wee bit of Irish heritage and a love of the environment has me doing a jig for the upcoming First Fridays in Camas. The annual Lucky Leprechaun Scavenger Hunt on March 1st, 2013  also celebrates Going Green.
Each participating Downtown Merchant will show case their environmental efforts posted on a sign in front window displays. Plus, be sure to find the Leprechaun at each shop for a chance to win “green” prizes.

Irish styled entertainment at The Lucky Leprechaun and Go Green Event
Molly Malone’s Irish Dancers will be … (16 comments)

first fridays: Camas First Friday in February - A Chocolate and Wine Affair - 01/29/13 12:39 AM
Camas - First Friday in February- " A Chocolate and Wine Affair." I've been having an affair for years. It started with the first temptation of warm chocolate chip cookies (with a glass of cold milk). My desire escalated to Reeses peanut butter cups in my teens, to dark chocolate as I matured.  Admittedly, today I have a strong desire for addiction to "chocolate."
February's First Friday in Downtown Camas ( Feb 1, 2013) is the perfect event for me ( and others like me). " A Chocolate Affair to Remember," features designer and local chocolates showcased throughout the charming … (26 comments)

first fridays: Camas First Friday - Warm up the New Year 1/4/2013 - 12/30/12 12:26 AM
Camas First Friday - Warm up the New Year on  January 4th, 2013 The post holiday blahs often set in during the dark winter month of January. However  the the First Friday of the New Year in downtown Camas on January 4th is sure to be a cure. Game, Craft and Cocoa Night will warm you up and give you a chance to build a bracelet from participating merchants in Downtown Camas. You’ll have fun and get a ticket to win prizes.
Game, Craft and Cocoa Night - January’s First Friday Start at Bead Paradise and purchase a bracelet for … (27 comments)

first fridays: Put on Your Poker Face - First Fridays in Camas, May 4th, 2012 - 04/30/12 01:03 AM
Put on your Poker Face and plan to attend First Fridays this month in Camas. See if you can get the best hand in town on May 4th, from 5 to 8 PM.  Get a different card at participating merchants and pick the best 5-card poker hand you can! There will be fabulous gift baskets donated by Downtown Camas Stores, Restaurants, Spas and businesses for the top 5 hands. Remember the more cards you collect, the better shot you have at a winning hand. First Friday events in Camas, Washington are a great way to support local businesses, check out new … (14 comments)

first fridays: Lucky Leprechauns in Downtown Camas - March 2, 2012 - 02/28/12 02:20 AM
Lucky Leprechauns are on the loose in downtown Camas.  Friday, March 2nd, 2012, from 5 to 8 PM, the Downtown Camas Association hosts "The Lucky Leprechaun Scavenger Hunt and  Go Green Event."
The First Friday event features art, dining and after-hours shopping and fun. Each participating merchant will have a hidden Leprechaun someone in their shop. Find the lucky little sprite and get your passport stamped.
Once you're passport is filled with stamps, you'll be eligible for a number of prizes from green, as in eco-friendly to the color green. Each Camas Merchant will also post a list highlighting their … (19 comments)

first fridays: A Chocolate Affair to Remember - First Friday in Camas - 02/02/12 02:02 AM
Indulge yourself at A Chocolate Affair to Remember, this Friday, February 3rd in downtown Camas. Sure, it’s a good way to get us into downtown Camas stores, but it’s also a fun way to connect with neighbors, friends and family. Especially when it offers you the chance to sample some delicious sweet treats - designer and local chocolates will be featured throughout downtown Camas shops. Plus, there’s an Artwalk, dining and after hours shopping. Who knows? Maybe you’ll find the perfect romantic gift for your Valentine at one of the many charming downtown Camas stores.  A Chocolate Affair to Remember gets … (12 comments)

first fridays: Post Holiday Blahs - Bling in the First Friday of the New Year in Camas - 01/02/12 10:38 AM
If you're feeling the post holiday blahs, bling in the First Friday of the New Year in Camas!  Downtown Merchants are sponsoring a Game, Craft and Cocoa night - promising fun for everyone in the family.
Start the evening at Bead Paradise where you pick up a free Pandora style bracelet.  As you make your way around downtown Camas, stop in at each participating merchant for a game or a craft. And don't forget to pick up a bead or charm to add to your bracelet.
Once you've hit all the shops, stop by The Uncommon Gift to enter your … (16 comments)

Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD, REALTORS® in Clark County, WA (ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors) Ambassador large

Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD

REALTORS® in Clark County, WA

Camas, WA

More about me…

ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors

Address: 3200 SE 164th Avenue, Suite 301, Vancouver, WA, 98683

Office: (360) 608-4900

Mobile: (360) 608-4900

Email Me

Debb Janes and Bernie Stea have been a real estate team for over a decade in Clark County, WA, where they specialize in ViewHomes™, family estates, multi-generational living, and homes with large lots or acreage.




RSS 2.0 Feed for this blog