Events Archive

Past LCCA events are listed below, many of these events occur annually.

811 Awareness Breakfast

811 Breakfast Web BannersThe Lower Columbia Contractors Association, the Cowlitz County Utilities Coordinating Council and Washington 811 cordially invite our contractors and their staff to the annual 811 Awareness Breakfast.

Drop in anytime between 7:00 AM and 9:00 AM for a COMPLIMENTARY BREAKFAST with a presentation and door prizes. Come learn about new features for submitting 811 tickets, updates on WA’s enforcement process, and proposed changes in the dig law. Spend time exploring exhibits to learn the latest in safety and rental equipment, utilities safety, and upcoming projects.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Contractors, Excavators, REALTORS®, Public Agencies, Locators and anyone who digs!

PROGRAM
7:00 AM Doors Open – COMPLIMENTARY BREAKFAST – Exhibitor Displays Open
7:00 – 9:00 AM Door Prizes Drawn Every 15 Minutes – Must be present to win
8:00 – 8:15 AM 811 Awareness Presentation

JOIN US AS AN EXHIBITOR—This is a great opportunity for your business to present to nearly 200 attendees. If you are interested in exhibiting during the event please contact the LCCA.

2019 811 Awareness Breakfast Invitation
2019 811 Awareness Breakfast Exhibitor Registration Form

LEGO® Build Competition 2019

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The LEGO® Build Competition for children ages 5 through 12 will be held during the Home Garden & Leisure Show Saturday March 16th, 2019 at the Cowlitz County Expo Center. Prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd will be awarded among two age groups.

Competition Details:

Click here to access the LEGO® Build Competition Registration Form

Children Ages 5 through 8:

Sign in: 10:30 – 10:50 AM
Competition: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Judging: 12:00 – 12:30 PM
Winners Announced: 12:30 PM

Children Ages 9 through 12:

Sign in: 1:30 – 1:50 PM
Competition: 2:00 – 3:00 PM
Judging: 3:00 – 3:30 PM
Winners Announced: 3:30 PM

This competition is sponsored by:

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2019 Home, Garden & Leisure Show

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The Home, Garden & Leisure Show is an event designed for homeowners in all stages of remodeling, landscaping and decorating their homes. The Show includes numerous home improvement and landscaping exhibits with product demonstrations and ideas. With a combination of new products and expert advice from the pros, the Home, Garden & Leisure Show inspires homeowners with countless ideas on enhancing their home’s comfort and functionality, as well as its aesthetic appeal and overall value.

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EXCLUSIVE SHOW SPECIALS

Lego Web BannerLEGO® Build Competition
Sign up for the LEGO® Build Competition for children ages
5-12. The Competition will be held Saturday March 16, 2019.
Pre-registration is required. Prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd will be awarded among each age group.

 

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Junk Queens Show

Junk Queens and Friends will be onsite selling Primitives, Antiques, Repurposed, Home Decor, and More! Grandpa’s Trash is our Treasure. Anchors Away Custom Creations will also be hosting a Painting Class as part of the show:

 

 

2019 Gardening Workshop PosterGardening Workshops
The WSU Master Gardeners will be hosting FREE Gardening Workshops throughout the Home Show.

SATURDAY MARCH 16th

9:30 a.m. – Growing Vegetables, Where to Start!

11:00 a.m. – Extending the Gardening Season

12:00 p.m. – Spice of Life (Growing Herbs)

1:00 p.m. – How to Grow a Red Tomato

2:00 p.m. Attracting Beneficial Insects with Plants

SUNDAY MARCH 17th

11:00 a.m. Tips to Control Moles

12:00 p.m. Do-It-Yourself “Irrigation”

1:00 p.m. Basics of Composting

 

Potchits Blackberry BBQ

Potchits Blackberry BBQ will be serving BBQ at the Home and Garden Show on March 16th and 17th, come one , come all , and make sure you’re hungry.Potchits BBQ Logo

The 2019 Home, Garden & Leisure Show is presented by:

2019 HOME Show Presented by

The 2019 Home, Garden & Leisure Show is sponsored by:

  • B & M HEATING
  • COWLITZ PUD
  • SIMPLICITY BY HAYDEN HOMES
  • SPECIALTY CONCRETE
  • UMPQUA BANK HOME LENDING
  • WATKINS TRACTOR & SUPPLY
  • WOOD’S LOGGING SUPPLY

2019 Installation & Awards Banquet

Members, join January 29th for our Annual Installation & Awards Banquet. Dress in your best Kentucky Derby attire!

Tickets are $35 each, contact us to reserve your tickets.

The social begins at 5:30, dinner will be served at 6:30. More details in the invitation below.
Installation Invitation

2018 Cheater’s Cup Winners Announced

2018 Golf Web Banner Winners

On behalf of the LCCA Board of Directors, we would like to thank the players and sponsors of the 2018 LCCA Cheater’s Cup Golf Classic. Proceeds from the golf tournament benefit our scholarship program, and continue to support the work we do within the industry.

Winning Team: Parr Lumber & Weyerhaeuser Team (Scott Keylock, Kevin Trevana, Tim Frazier, Mike Peck)

Closest to the Pin: Mark Backstrom (Pacific Tech Construction)

Long Drive: Josh Urich (R Harper Cutting)

Corn Hole: Brothers Pipeline Team (Adam Helenberg, Rick Stone, Clint Mathews. Craig Gagner)

50/50 Raffle: Marge Sims (Specialty Concrete Team)

Thank you to all of our Sponsors for their support of this event!

Tournament Sponsors: Newrock Homes and RE/MAX
Golf Cart Sponsors: Builders FirstSource and Twin City Glass
Dinner Sponsor: Cowlitz County Utilities Coordinating Council
Photo Sponsor: Stewart Title
Hangover Kit Sponsor: KLOG / KUKN / The Wave
Registration Sponsor: Umpqua Bank Home Lending
String & Mulligan Sponsor: Brothers Pipeline
Drink Cart Sponsors: Copies Today and Specialty Concrete
Contest Sponsor: Express Employment Professionals
TEE Party Sponsor: Cascade Title
Frozen Towel Sponsor: Brothers Pipeline
Hole Sponsors: AFLAC, Advanced Excavating Specialists, Advanced Messaging & Dispatch, Affordable Construction, All-Out Sewer & Drain Services, B&M Heating & Air Conditioning, C & R Tractor & Landscaping, Cascade Natural Gas, Cowlitz County Title, Cowlitz County PUD, Kelso/Longview Chamber of Commerce, Newrock Homes, Rawhide Electric, Renaud Electric, Heating & Cooling, Walker Insurance Agency, and Watkins Tractor
Prize Sponsors: Affordable Construction, All Out Sewer & Drain, B & M Heating, Bud Clary, C & R Tractor, Fibre Federal Credit Union,  Lexar Homes, Newrock Homes, Renaud Electric, Woods Logging Supply, MVP Graphics, Walker Insurance

 

LCCA Membership Appreciation BBQ

Each summer, the LCCA hosts a free barbecue for members. This is a great opportunity to network with other LCCA members in a relaxed environment and learn more about your membership benefits. Scholarships will be awarded to students, R.O.I.I. checks will be presented to participating members, and our Silent Auction will take place. Music by “The Dreamers” Larry & Desiree.

2018 BBQ Invitation

July 24th, 2018 from 4:30PM – 8:30 PM at the Kelso/Longview Elks (900 Ash Street, Kelso)

J. Stout Auctions Upcoming Event

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J. Stout Auctions’ June 27th Auction items and information available on J. Stout Auctions website.

 

2018 Cheater’s Cup Golf Classic

2018 Golf Web Banner Save the Date

The LCCA hosts an annual one-of-a-kind golf tournament that is the event of choice for light-hearted golfers and non-golfers alike. This highly anticipated event is limited to just 18 teams of four. No matter whether you sponsor or play, the “Cheaters Cup” presents an outstanding marketing and networking opportunity that reaches a large diversified group of members and guests. Proceeds benefit the LCCA Scholarship Fund.

When: June 1st, 2018. 1:00 PM Shotgun start
Where: Three Rivers Golf Course, 2222 S River Road, Kelso, WA

Click here for the 2018 Cheater’s Cup Golf Sponsorship Information

Click here for the 2018 Cheater’s Cup Registration Forms

2018 LCCA Installation & Awards Banquet

January 30th, 2018
5:30 PM Social, 6:30 PM Dinner

Installation Invitation 2018

2018 Home, Garden & Leisure Show

May 19th & 20th, 2018

2018 Home Show Poster

The Home, Garden & Leisure Show is an event designed for homeowners in all stages of remodeling, landscaping and decorating their homes. The Show includes numerous home improvement and landscaping exhibits with product demonstrations and ideas. With a combination of new products and expert advice from the pros, the Home, Garden & Leisure Show inspires homeowners with countless ideas on enhancing their home’s comfort and functionality, as well as its aesthetic appeal and overall value.

2018 Home Show Exhibitor Registration Forms

2018 Home Show Sponsorship Information

2018 Home Show Map

2018 LEGO Competition Registration Form

2018 Gardening Workshop Schedule