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Long Beach Peninsula
Ocean Park
Jun 17-Jun 18Northwest Garlic Festival - Celebrate the passion of this exulted bulb with the faithful throngs who make the annual pilgrimage to this fantastic event held each June in Ocean Park. This festival was born out of love for great, garlic-laden cuisine. Free. www.funbeach.com360-642-2400
Jul 044th of July Parade & Art in the Park - The Old Fashioned 4th of July Parade in downtown Ocean Park is a true slice of Americana. Classic cars, homemade floats, chalk art, waving flags — this event is community in motion. The parade begins at 1 p.m. And between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m., Art in the Park at Sheldon Park will feature the works of local artists, food vendors and more! www.opwa.com360-642-2400
Long Beach
May 27-Sep 04SummerFest - Free family friendly entertainment and activities Memorial Day through Labor Day in downtown Long Beach. Enjoy wagon rides, face painting, live music, sidewalk chalk art contests and more! Venues include Gazebo Park, Veterans Field and pocket parks. www.longbeachwa.gov360-642-2400
Jun 09-Oct 13Columbia-Pacific Farmers Market www.longbeachwa.gov360-244-9169
Jun 17Beach to Chowder Run/Walk - 5K run/walk or 10K run along the Long Beach Peninsula’s very long beach. Complimentary clam chowder served at awards ceremony. Bring the whole family to this pet-friendly event. Something for everyone. www.funbeach.com360-642-2400
Jul 04Fireworks on the Beach - One of the best fireworks shows around, this event features fireworks over the ocean in front of the Long Beach boardwalk. 10:00 pm – 10:30 pm www.funbeach.com360-642-2400
Jul 29-Oct 02Memories of Megler - Exhibit - Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Astoria-Megler Bridge, “Memories of Megler” is a special exhibit exploring the history of Megler and its transition from the era of steamboats and ferries to the modern bridge. http://columbiapacificheritagemuseum.com360-642-3446
May 06-Sep 23Saturday Market - Shop for farm fresh produce, handmade crafts, fine art, plants, cut flowers, baked goods and mouthwatering prepared food. Watch the boats go by & the catch-of-the-day come in. Uniquely situated on the waterfront, Saturday Market runs every Saturday. www.portofilwaco.com503-338-9511
May 12-Jul 08Frances Stilwell: Oregon’s Botanical Landscape - Columbia Pacific Heritage Museum presenting an exhibit of Frances Stilwell paintings representing the native plants of Oregon’s eight Ecoregions. Exhibit on view May 12-July 8, 2017. http://www.columbiapacificheritagemuseum3606423446
Jul 01Firecracker 5K Walk/Run - This pet-friendly 5k is perfect for runners of all ages. The route follows the Discovery Trail to beautiful Beard’s Hollow before heading back to the Port of Ilwaco. Prizes and T-shirts at the finish line. 9:00 am
Jul 01Fireworks at the Port - “Feel the thunder” at the Port of Ilwaco! Enjoy a day of shopping at the Saturday Market at the Port, run the Firecracker 5k and then relax portside for an awesome professional fireworks show. Dusk www.ilwaco-wa.gov360-642-2400
Jul 15-Jul 16Clamshell Railroad Days - Join the fun as we celebrate Clamshell Railroad Days at the Columbia Pacific Heritage Museum in Ilwaco! Experience historic railroad lectures, model railroad layouts from regional clubs, the kids craft caboose, and more. $5 Admission. www.columbiapacificheritagemuseum.org360-642-3446
Jul 15-Jul 16Clamshell Railroad Days - Join the fun as we celebrate Clamshell Railroad Days July 15 & 16 at the Columbia Pacific Heritage Museum in Ilwaco! Experience historic railroad lectures, model railroad layouts from regional clubs, the kids craft caboose, and more. $5 Admission. http://www.columbiapacificheritagemuseum360-642-3446
Oct 14-Oct 15Cranberrian Fair a Harvest Festival - A celebration of local harvest including all things cranberry. Foods, vendors, craft demonstrations and more will showcase the area’s rich heritage. Buttons are $5 and cover admission to all events. http://www.columbiapacificheritagemuseum3606423446
Jul 23Of Sound Mind and Dead Body - The Experts in Mystery Entertainment are now performing live public and private interactive murder mystery dinner shows in Hillsboro and surrounding areas throughout Oregon. Where: The Old Spaghetti Factory 18925 NW Tanasbourne Dr, Hillsboro, OR 97124

Northern California
Crescent City
May 21-Oct 01Gasquet Farmers Market - www.delnorte.org707-457-3312
Jun 03-Oct 28Saturday Farmers Market - Held in the Del Norte County Fairgrounds parking lot every Saturday from 9am – 1:30pm. The only exception is the Saturday of the Del Norte County Fair, which is August 5th, when it will be held at the Crescent City Harbor. www.delnorte.org707-464-7441
Jun 07-Oct 25Downtown Crescent City Farmers & Artisans Market - The market features homegrown fruit and vegetables along with handmade products from local vendors. It is held in the parking lot on the corner of Front and K Streets.
Jun 10Model Railroad Day - Presented by the Del Norte Short Lines Model Railroad Club and the Crescent City Lions Club, this tour will take you to eight model railroads, beginning in the Home Arts Building at the Del Norte County Fairgrounds, and to seven local homes. Admission is free; donations will fund the buildings and landscaping for the community model railroad layout at the Fairgrounds.
Jul 01-Jul 04LRT’s Annual 4th of July Melodrama - Come to Lighthouse Repertory Theatre’s Annual 4th of July Melodrama for good, old-fashioned fun where you boo the villain and cheer the hero. This year’s melodrama is a youth melodrama presented by young people up to 24 years old. Performances will be held at the old Ben Franklin building, 1072 3rd Street. There will be one performance July 1-3 and two performances on July 4. Cost: $5 tickets or $20 for family of 5 and more with under 5 years free. www.lighthouserepertorytheatre.org707-954-7538
Jul 03-Jul 04Art Festival - The California Redwoods Art Association is hosting this art festival at the Cultural Center, 1001 Front Street. You will find a wide variety of work by local and non-local artists, from woodwork to oil painting to jewelry to photography to note cards, metal art, quilts and other fabric art and much more. There will be a Taylor Sausage & Dogs BBQ on the deck and FREE face painting. www.delnorte.org707-460-1414
Jul 04Annual 4th of July Parade, Festival, & Fireworks - This is a huge town celebration with a parade through downtown starting at 10:00am. There will be food, merchandise, and game booths at Beachfront Park all day following the parade. One of the biggest fireworks show on the north coast starts after 9:00pm. Fireworks are shot off over the beautiful Battery Point Lighthouse for an amazing display. www.delnorte.org707-464-3174
Jul 0848th annual Gasquet Raft Races - This is a fun time with decorated rafts, where participants often come in costume. Registration begins at 10 am at the forks; the raft races start at noon. A deep pit BBQ at the American Legion Hall begins at noon, running until 4 or 5 pm. www.gasquetraftrace.com707-954-1836
Jul 16Del Norte Habitat for Humanity Garden Tour www.delnorte.org707-954-5119
Jul 21-Jul 22Relay for Life www.delnorte.org707-443-2241
Aug 03-Aug 06Del Norte County Fair - Tons of fun with rodoe, demolition derby and a whole lot more at the Del Norte County Fairgrounds. www.dnfair.org707-464-9556
Aug 123rd Annual Driveshaft Golf Tournament & Car Show www.delnorte.org707-218-5320 golf or 707-457-3073 car sh
Aug 19-Aug 204th Annual Bangin’ at the Beach (Disc Golf) Tournament www.delnorte.org707-954-7666
Aug 2033rd Annual Crescent City Triathlon www.crescentcitytriathlon.com707-465-3995
Sep 02-Sep 03Redwood Coast Grills Gone Wild! - Sanctioned by the Kansas City Barbeque Society, this year’s BBQ competition is a two-day event and is an automatic national “Qualifier” if we get 15 teams.
Klamath Area
Jul 09-Jul 15Next Generation Climate Justice Action Camp - The Next Generation Climate Justice Action Camp is a 7 day action camp to empower youth around Oregon and northern California through workshops, trainings, and activities. The camp will be a group of approximately 50 activists between the ages of 14-18.

Oregon Coast
Oregon Coast
Jun 03Oregon State Parks Day - Free admission and free camping Saturday night in all Oregon State Parks. www.oregonstateparks.org800-551-6949
Jun 03-Jun 04Oregon Free Fishing Weekend - Free fishing and fishing lessons at several sites along the coast. x 228
May 14-Oct 08Astoria Sunday Market - Locals and tourists alike enjoy the bustling, colorful and lively weekly Market. Taste, shop and explore! www.AstoriaSundayMarket.com503-325-1010
Jun 02-Jun 03Tenor Guitar Gathering - The gathering brings together professional tenor guitarists hailing from locations like Montreal to Nashville for a weekend of performances, parades, jam sessions, meet-n-greets and workshops taking place at various venues and impromptu locations in downtown Astoria.
Jun 06-Jun 09Tall Ship Tours - Come aboard the Lady Washington and/or Hawaiian Chieftain for a self-guided tour of each ship or take an adventure sail. www.historicalseaport.org800-200-5239
Jun 07-Jun 10Goonies Day & Shot in Astoria Celebration www.thegoondocks.org800-875-6807
Jun 09-Jun 11Astoria Pride - Now heading into its second year, Astoria Pride comprises three days of gatherings in June throughout this historic and picturesque small city at the confluence of the Columbia River and the Pacific Ocean. Festivities typically include a parade along Astoria’s scenic river walk, an art show, a special LGBT Astoria Riverfront Trolley tour, an art show, dance parties and more.
Jun 10-Jun 25Astoria Music Festival - More than two dozen classical, opera and chamber music performances from world-class stars and ensembles rarely seen outside of the United States’ largest cities. www.astoriamusicfestival.org503-325-9896
Jun 16-Jun 18Scandinavian Midsummer Festival - The festival embodies the rich cultural heritage that was transplanted to the Astoria region by emigrating Scandinavians. During the three days of the festival over a dozen Scandinavian musical, dance, and theater groups are scheduled to entertain . Retail booths will offer handcrafts, Scandinavian import items, and traditional Scandinavian foods. www.astoriascanfest.com800-875-6807
Jul 03North Coast Symphonic Band Free Concert: Celebrating Our Great Nation - The North Coast Symphonic Band celebrates the conclusion of its 35th season with a toe-tapping, sing-a-long evening of patriotic music and familiar tunes. Bring the whole family and the neighborhood for a FREE concert at the gorgeous Liberty Theater in Astoria. Join us for this traditional celebration of America’s birthday. www.liberty-theater.org503-325-8108
Jul 04Fourth of July Fireworks - Fireworks explode at dusk. www.oldoregon.com800-875-6807
Jul 06-Sep 09Astor Street Opry Company Playhouse: Shanghaied in Astoria - Historical, Vaudeville-Style, Musical Melodrama. Family orientated - Perfect for all ages! This interactive theater invites audiences to boo and hiss at the villains and cheer for the hero’s and sigh for the young sweet hearts! www.astorstreetoprycompany.com503-325-6104
May 29-Sep 30Tours at Fort Stevens Historic Area - Take a tour underground through a rare gun battery that also served as a World War II command center. Ride in the back of a period military truck and see the fortifications from a whole new perspective. Get a feel for what the inside of a military jail was like as you walk through one of the last brick-constructed guard houses in the country. www.visitftstevens.com503-861-2000
Jun 21Anniversary of the Japanese Attack - At Battery Russell at Fort Stevens. www.visitftstevens.com503-861-1470
Jun 02-Jun 04SEA-PAC Ham Radio Convention - The ARRL Northwestern Division amateur radio operators are holding the annual SEA-PAC Ham Convention on June 1-4,2017 at the Seaside Convention Center. See commercial exhibits, a giant flea market, seminars, a banquet and entertainment.
Jun 17Muscle 'n' Chrome - This popular event is a celebration of show-quality vehicles from 1960 to 1978 and factory performance vehicles from 1979 to current year. Please note that Broadway will be closed from Holladay to the Turnaround during a portion of this event. www.seasidedowntown.com503-717-1914
Jun 17-Jun 18Soccer in the Sand - The event is a two day, small sided 5v5 soccer tournament played in the sand with goalkeepers. Every team will be guaranteed 3 games filled with lots of touches on the ball and an environment to try all the latest moves. The entire family is encouraged to come and enjoy the games and the beach. www.seasidechamber.com503-738-6391
Jun 21-Sep 27Wednesday Farmers Market - Variety of fresh produce, pasture-raised meat, organic cheeses, wild-caught seafood, and hand-crafted artisan food products every Wednesday in the parking area of Broadway Middle School, 1120 Broadway St. just off of Highway 101 from 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM on Wednesdays. www.seasidemarket.org503-738-3311
Jul 044th of July Parade & Fireworks www.seasideor.com503-738-6391
Jul 044th of July Old Fashioned Social - Food, including ice cream social, games, silent auction, and entertainment at the Seaside Historical Society Museum. www.seasidemuseum.org503-738-7065
Cannon Beach
Feb 01-Sep 30Cannon Beach History Center & Museum: The Long Road Home - A seasonal exhibit exploring the historic roads and transportation system of the Oregon coast. www.cbhistory.org503-436-9301
Jun 09Cannon Beach History Center & Museum: John Stowell Jazz Concert www.cbhistory.org503-436-9301
Jun 16-Sep 02Coaster Theatre: Steel Magnolias www.coastertheatre.com503-436-1242
Jun 17Sandcastle Day Contest - Fun for the whole family. It's hard to tell whether the participants or spectators enjoy this event more. It all begins just after the morning high tide, and ends about 12 hours later as the next high tide reclaims the beach. www.cannonbeach.org503-436-2623
Jun 23-Jun 25Plein Air and More - Artists represented by Cannon Beach art galleries create works of art outdoors throughout town and on the beach. www.cbgallerygroup.com503-436-2623
Sep 08-Sep 10Cannon Beach Cottage & Garden Tour - the weekend-long series of events include concerts, a wine tasting, a luncheon and lecture, and english style garden tea, and a tour of historic cottages, well-manicured gardens, grand beach homes, and lodges.
Sep 22-Oct 28Coaster Theatre: Blithe Spirit - Socialite and novelist Charles Condomine, invites the eccentric medium and clairvoyant, Madame Arcati, to his house to conduct a séance, hoping to gather material for his next book. The scheme backfires when he is haunted by the ghost of his temperamental first wife, Elvira, after the séance. www.coastertheatre.com503-436-1242
Nov 17-Dec 23Coaster Theatre: A Christmas Carol - A Christmas Carol is a spectacular adaptation of Charles Dickens’ most well-known story. Ebenezer Scrooge is a prosperous curmudgeon who believes that personal wealth is far more valuable than the happiness and comfort of others. With an infuriated “Bah! Humbug!” Scrooge expresses his feelings of Christmas tidings and charitable giving, but he’s forced to face his selfish ways when three ghosts on Christmas Eve lead him through his Past, Present and Future. Thanks to their guidance, Scrooge recognizes his faults and greets Christmas morning with a cheerful “Happy Christmas” before spending the day reconnecting and sharing love with those that mean the most to him. www.coastertheatre.com503-436-1242
Jun 08World Oceans Day Hike: South Neah-Kah-Nie Mountain Trailhead - An Explore Nature event hosted by Friends of Cape Falcon MR, Lower Nehalem Watershed Council, & North Coast Land Conservancy. Register online.
Jun 09-Sep 15Friday Farmers Market - Fresh produce and local products from the abundant fields, orchards, rivers and pastures of the area, along with live music every Friday - 5-8 PM. www.manzanitafarmersmarket.com503-368-3339
Jul 04July 4th Celebration - Begin with a Pancake breakfast at 8:30 am to 11:00 am at the Fire Hall, then enjoy the Parade at 1:00pm and then end your day with fireworks on the beach beginning at 10:00 pm.877-368-5100
Jul 08North Tillamook Library: Celebrating 30 Years - 11:00-4:00 A Day of Special Events for Adults and Children. www.northtillamooklibrary.org503-368-6665
Jul 14-Jul 30NCRD Performing Arts Center: Doubt--A Parable - Starts at 7 pm - July 14 & 15, 21 & 22, 28 & 29 and 2 pm on Sunday July 16, 23 & 30.Delves into the murky shadows of moral certainty and balances on the thin line between truth and consequences. Produced by Rising Tide Productions, George Dzundza, director. risingtideproductions@earthlink.net503-842-5566
Jul 21-Jul 22Manzanita Music Festival - Multi-genre (Americana, Folk, Pop, Reggae, Bluegrass) collection of local, regional, and national musicians. Takes place main stage at the Hoffman Center Garden on Laneda next to the library. Besides music, there will be local/regional craft brew, wine, and food. www.exploremanzanita.com503-368-3846
Aug 05NCRD Performing Arts Center: Castletown concert - Portland based musicians with a sound best described as AmeriCeltic; blending the heart and soul of traditional Irish reels with modern folk, blues, jazz and country influences. Starts at 7:30 pm. www.castletownpdx.com855-444-6273
Aug 11NCRD Performing Arts Center: Pushing Up the Sky - NCRD Youth Theatre Camp performance based on traditional Northwest Native American Tales. Diane Ericson, director. Starting at 6 pm. susans@ncrdnehalem.org855-444-6273
Aug 12Manzanita Writers' Series: Liz Prato
Aug 17All About CARTM (public meeting) www.cartm.org503-368-7764
Aug 26Great Albacore Tuna BBQ Challenge - 10 pro and amateur chefs compete, vintage car show.
Sep 16Manzanita Writers' Series: Pauls Toutonghi
Oct 07Trashion Show/Upcycle Party - The Trashion Show/Upcycle Party is 7 pm October 7 at the NCRD Theater. www.cartm.org503-368-7764
Oct 21Manzanita Writers' Series: Diana Abu-Jabar
Nov 18Manzanita Writers' Series: Ingrid Thoft
Jun 03Explore Nature: Nestucca River Paddle www.tbnep.org503-322-2222
Jun 17Explore Nature: Botts Marsh Rail Walk www.tbnep.org503-322-2222
Rockaway Beach
Mar 01-May 31International Police Museum: Identification Through Forensic Dentistry - New evidence display featuring Forensic Odontology (Dentistry) opening in March. Since teeth do not decompose like flesh and fingerprints, they are often used to establish or verify the identity of remains for which there is no other means readily available. See how Forensic Dentists are able to determine age, match teeth with known dental records and possibly even identify areas of origin. Learn more about this fascinating career at the International Police Museum, 212 N. Highway 101 www.internationalpolicemuseum.org503-457-6056
May 01-Oct 31International Police Museum: Police Communications—From Rattle to Radio - New exhibit depicts police communications from the 1800s when the staff rapped on the cobble stones sounded an alarm, through the evolution of noisemakers and whistles, telephone call boxes and on to the modern digital data transmission used today. Learn more at the International Police Museum, 212 N. Highway 101 www.internationalpolicemuseum.org503-457-6056
May 20-Sep 17Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad Excursions - Explore the Oregon Coast on a train pulled by a vintage locomotive. Hour-and-a-half trip runs between Rockaway Beach and Garibaldi. Special dinner trains also available on select dates. www.oregoncoastscenic.org888-71-TICKETS
May 26-May 30Kite Festival - Located at Ocean’s Edge Wayside featuring professional and amateur kite fliers. The sponsor, American Kite Fliers Association, is the largest organized group of kite flyers in the world and travels all over to spread the joy of kiting to people of all ages and skills.
Jun 23-Jun 25Pirate Festival - Pirate music, roving pirates, and festival rides, as well as delicious foods and drinks, vendors selling exotic wares, musical acts, performances, a scavenger treasure hunt, and games to challenge your skills; each day features a cannon firing and black powder small arms show, while on Saturday night grab a seat and lend an eye (the one without the patch) to a bewildering display of fire dancing. www.rockawaybeach.net503-355-8108
Jul 01-Sep 10International Police Museum: Police Weapons—From Sticks to Firearms and Beyond - www.internationalpolicemuseum.org503-457-6056
Jul 04July 4th Celebration - Rockaway's parade begins at 11 am with an auction at the Wayside to follow, kids activities and fun on the beach, wiener dog races, bake sale, hot dogs, and more. Fireworks begin at dusk down on the beach. www.rockawaybeach.net503-355-8108
Jul 04International Police Museum Annual Charity Auction - Auction will take place in the Rockaway Beach Civic Center, located at S. 3rd and Highway 101. The Auction will follow the annual 4th of July parade which starts at 11:00 AM www.internationalpolicemuseum.org503-457-6056
Aug 18-Aug 20Step Back In Time - This annual event is a joint effort of the members of the Tillamook Coast History Alliance that allows entry to all member museums and the Old Iron Show for a one-price ticket of $20 for ages 12 and over. Children 11 and under are free. The ticket also offers a roundtrip passage on the Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad between Garibaldi and Rockaway Beach, with a modest surcharge of $3 for children ages 3 to 11. Each museum will be offering special events or activities during the three-day weekend. www.tchistoryalliance.org503-842-4553
Aug 18-Aug 21Arts Fair & Farmers Market - Held at the Rockaway Wayside. www.rockawaybeach.net503-355-8108
Sep 03Old Fashioned Carnival - Old Fashioned Carnival Games, Iive entertainment, Dunk Tank, Bingo, all for fun and to raise money for Rockaway Park and Rec programs, from 12-5 pm at Phyllis Baker park. www.rockawaybeach.net503-355-8108
Nov 24Lighting of the Christmas Tree - At 6 pm at Rockaway Beach Wayside. www.rockawaybeach.net503-355-8108
Nov 24-Nov 25Holiday Gift Fair - At Rockaway Beach City Hall. www.rockawaybeach.net503-355-8108
Dec 09Santa at the Station - Barry Mammano Fire Hall. www.rockawaybeach.net503-355-8108
Mar 04-Nov 25Garibaldi Museum Open for the Season - The museum displays the 18th century sailing world by telling the story of Captain Robert Gray and the trade with native Americans of the Pacific Northwest. Open weekends in March and November, Thursday-Monday from April through October. Otherwise by appointment. www.garibaldimuseum.org503-322-8411
May 20-Sep 17Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad Excursions - Explore the Oregon Coast on a train pulled by a vintage locomotive. Hour-and-a-half trip runs between Rockaway Beach and Garibaldi. Special dinner trains also available on select dates. www.oregoncoastscenic.org888-71-TICKETS
Jun 02-Jun 03Bounty on the Bay - Fun-filled weekend, which includes a fishing tournament, silent auction and fantastic food, to support the health of Tillamook County estuaries and salmon habitat enhancement projects by supporting TEP. www.tbnep.org503-322-2222
Jun 17Garibaldi Museum: White Elephant Sale Museum Fundraiser - 10:00 am to 4:00 pm www.garibaldimuseum.com503-322-8411
Aug 18-Aug 20Step Back In Time - This annual event is a joint effort of the members of the Tillamook Coast History Alliance that allows entry to all member museums and the Old Iron Show for a one-price ticket of $20 for ages 12 and over. Children 11 and under are free. The ticket also offers a roundtrip passage on the Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad between Garibaldi and Rockaway Beach, with a modest surcharge of $3 for children ages 3 to 11. Each museum will be offering special events or activities during the three-day weekend. A list of activities will be available in June, 2017. www.tchistoryalliance.org503-842-4553
Sep 02-Sep 03Garibaldi Museum: Model Boat Show - www.garibaldimuseum.com503-322-8411
Nov 24-Nov 26Garibaldi Museum: Open House & Gift Shop Sale www.garibaldimuseum.com503-322-8411
Bay City
May 21-Oct 02Oregon Coast Rail Rides - Open Thursdays through Monday with three trips a day from Bay City to Tillamook. Pedal across estuaries and see the beauty of the coast up close! www.ocrailriders.com541-910-0089
Jun 17-Sep 30Saturday Farmers Market - Local produce and products, entertainment, and plenty of fun and good food on Saturdays from 9am-2pm. www.tillamookfarmersmarket.com503-812-9326
Jun 19-Jun 24The Barn Community Playhouse: Starlite Children's Academy - A one-week workshop where students will work on acting and other theater activities, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. each day, then perform for the general public at the end of the week. The theater program includes acting, and all the theater activities that are involved in putting on a show. Lunch is provided each day. Cost is a flat rate of $5.00 per person www.tillamooktheater.com503-812-1163
Jun 24June Dairy Festival - The Tillamook County June Dairy Parade and Festival is a celebration of the County’s dairy industry and heritage. The Parade is the third largest parade in Oregon, averaging about 150 entries per year. www.gotillamook.com503-812-0591
Jun 24-Jun 25Tillamook County Rodeo - Slip on your cowboy boots, grab your hat, it's time for the Tillamook County Rodeo. Held at the Tillamook County Fairgrounds, everyone is welcome to attend and have a root tooten time! www.tillamookrodeo.com503-930-7656
Jul 14-Jul 29The Barn Community Playhouse: To Kill A Mockingbird - It's 1935, and racial tensions are high in Maycomb, AL. Nonetheless, young Jean Louise Finch (or Scout) manages to live a rather carefree, privileged existence, insulated from issues of race. All that changes when she watches her father, Atticus Finch, defend an innocent man, Tom Robinson, against a potential death sentence, which looms against him because of prejudice due to race. Scout begins to realize that just because society portrays something as being true, doesn't mean it actually is fact. To Kill A Mockingbird is now considered an American masterpiece about the power of childhood innocence, morality and love. Admission: $15 for adults, ages 12 and under $10. Family of four $40. www.tillamooktheater.com503-812-2163
Aug 18-Aug 20A Step Back in Time - A one-price ticket of $20 gets you into all the Tillamook County museums plus a ride on the Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad and entry to the Old Iron Show for the whole weekend. For information on how to purchase tickets in advance, please see the Tillamook Coast History Alliance website. www.tchistoryalliance.org503-842-4553
Jun 25Kayak Netarts Bay - marc@kayaktillamook.com503-866-4808
Jul 17Art of Growing Oysters - Talk and tour. Registration Required
Jul 01Clover’s Day Festival - Led by the prettiest cow in town, the Clover’s Day parade is just the beginning of fun in this charming small town celebration. Pancake breakfast, classic auto show, and live music. Pancake breakfast: 7-10, Parade: 11am. www.pcnvchamber.org888-KIWANDA
Pacific City
Jun 11Blessing of the Dory Fleet - At Cape Kiwanda. Send well wishes and prayers with the seasons brave Dorymen; while remembering the past generations of Dorymen as well.
Jun 17Yappy Days - 100% of the proceeds from this street fair style festival will be donated to our local Tillamook Animal Shelter. Come and check out the adorable pooches available for adoption, balloon animals, face painting, vendors, and more!
Jul 15-Jul 17Dory Days Festival - A time-honored celebration of a time-honored tradition in Pacific City. Festivities include a parade through town of floats, dory boats, fish fry, kids activities, and vintage cars. After that, a marine artisan fair is held at the beach on Cape Kiwanda. www.pcnvchamber.org888-KIWANDA
Sep 08-Sep 10Blowsion Surf Slam - Brings over 40 riders from around the world competing for a cash and points towards the IFWA World title. Watercraft riders display high speed turns through a grueling buoy course all while being challenged by the unpredictable waves.
May 27-Sep 23Saturday Farmers Market - Open 9am to 1pm www.neskowinfarmersmarket.com503-392-3582
Jul 04Neskowin Fireworks - Annual Fourth of July Fireworks show on Monday, July 4. Sit right on the sand and watch an amazing show. Begins at dusk, take the trail behind the bistro towards Proposal Rock.
Jul 04Nesko Women's Club Book & Bake sale - From 7:30 - 12 on the lawn in front of The Neskowin Trading Company on Hwy 101. Besides lots of books for sale, there will also be a children's table, jewelry and raffle items including a large glass float and a quilt. joanimoore906@gmail.com503-965-3681
Aug 25-Aug 27Slab Creek Music Fest + Gathering - A supportive environment in which people of all ages and abilities can celebrate collective creativity through the exploration, creation, learning and performance of music of all genres. Performances, workshops, jam sessions, camping, and some meals provided. Register today!
Lincoln City
Oct 15-May 30Finders Keepers - Weather and ocean conditions permitting, every day colorful hand-blown glass floats are placed on the beach. If you find a float, bring it to the Lincoln City Visitors Center to receive your certificate of authenticity and a biography of the artist.
Apr 08-Dec 23Wire Wrapping Jewelry Classes - Wire wrapping jewelry making classes at the Lincoln City cultural center beginning April 8th and every other Saturday after that from 1 - 3 pm. Cost is $35 per person. Please RSVP at 541-614-4480 or email to
May 02-Jun 13Tidepool Clinics - Find colorful creatures along the rocky shores during Lincoln City’s Tide Pool Clinics. Explore our beach and learn about the colorful creatures that inhabit rocky intertidal pools from local experts. The clinics are complimentary and open to the public.Tuesday, May 2, 2017 @ 12noon, Saturday, May 13, 2017 @ 8:30amSunday, May 14, 2017 @ 9:30amMonday, May 29, 2017 @ 10:00amSunday, June 11, 2017 @ 8:30amTuesday, June 13, 2017 @ 10:00am
May 07-Oct 08Outdoor Farmers & Crafters Market - Every Sunday, 9 am to 3 pm at the Lincoln City Cultural Center. www.lincolncityfarmersmarket.org541-921-0062
Jun 21-Jun 24Siletz Bay Music Festival - Features internationally known talents and two weeks of a wonderful musical assortment, including electric rock violinist, chamber, vocals, big band as well as full orchestra. www.siletzbaymusic.org541-992-1131
Jun 22-Jun 23Chinook Winds Casino: Clint Black - Reserve your seats by phone, in person at Chinook Winds Box Office, or online. www.chinookwindscasino.com888-MAIN ACT
Jun 24Garden Tours at the Connie Hansen Garden - www.conniehansengarden.com541-994-6338
Jun 24Free Fireworks at Chinook Winds Casino - Chinook Winds 22nd Anniversary! FREE fireworks at 10 PM on Saturday night. www.chinookwindscasino.com888-CHINOOK
Jun 24-Jun 25PixieFest - Join us for Pixiefest, two days of family fun! Celebrate a slice of Lincoln City’s treasured past with a recreation of Pixieland and Pixie Kitchen. Rides, games, food and entertainment. www.oregoncoast.org800-452-2151
Jun 24-Jun 25Summer Kite Festival - On the beach at the D River Wayside. 10am to 4pm. Professional kite flyers will demonstrate their routines on both days at this family-friendly event. www.oregoncoast.org800-452-2151
Jun 26-Jul 01Lincoln City Cultural Center: Missoula Children's Theater - www.lincolncity-culturalcenter.org541-994-9994
Jul 04Fireworks over Siletz Bay www.oregoncoast.org800-452-2151
Jul 06-Jul 07Chinook Winds Casino: Air Supply - Reserve your seats by phone, in person at Chinook Winds Box Office, or online. www.chinookwindscasino.com888-MAIN ACT
Jul 06-Jul 29Theatre West: The Odd Couple - Unger and Madison are at it again! Florence Unger and Olive Madison, that is, in Neil Simon's hilarious contemporary comic classic: the female version of The Odd Couple. Instead of the poker party that begins the original version, Ms. Madison has invited the girls over for an evening of Trivial Pursuit. The Pidgeon sisters have been replaced by the two Constanzuela brothers. But the hilarity remains the same. Shows Thurs–Sat. Adults $15, Students and Seniors (over 60) $13 and Children under 12 $10. www.theatrewest.com541-994-5663
Aug 03-Aug 26Theatre West: The Odd Couple (Oscar and Felix the men's version) - This classic comedy opens as a group of the guys assemble for cards in the apartment of divorced Oscar Madison. And if the mess is any indication, it's no wonder that his wife left him. Late to arrive is Felix Unger, who has just been separated from his wife. Fastidious, depressed, and none too tense, Felix seems suicidal, but as the action unfolds, Oscar becomes the one with murder on his mind when the clean freak and the slob ultimately decide to room together with hilarious results as The Odd Couple is born.Adults $15, Students and Seniors (over 60) $13 and Children under 12 $10. www.theatrewest.com541-994-5663
Aug 20Solar Eclipse Paint N Sip Party - Paint N Sip painting party at Chinook Winds Casino in Lincoln City. Must register online by July 30th.
Gleneden Beach
May 25-Sep 21Harvest Market - Gleneden Harvest Market at Side Door Cafe, 6675 Gleneden Beach Loop Road in Gleneden Beach. Thursdays from 11 -4 PM.
Jul 044th of July Celebration - Includes a Pancake Breakfast, Craft Fair and Food Court at Eden Hall, and the Annual 4th of July Parade.
Depoe Bay
Aug 05Pirate Treasure Hunt - Ahoy Mateys! A bountiful clue for all who will hunt for the buried treasure. Understand the points N.E.S & W, how maps work and how letters combined make words and words make clues. Arrrr and listen for the cannons and listen to the Pirates. www.treasuredepoebay.org541-765-2889
Aug 21Eclipse at Depoe Bay - Located in the path of totality.
May 06-Oct 28Outdoor Saturday Farmers Market - Local organic growers, market gardeners and green thumbs bring their fresh produce to the market along with arts and crafts and entertainment every Saturday. www.newportfarmersmarket.org541-961-8236
May 26-Apr 30Oregon Coast Aquarium Exhibit: Big Bites www.aquarium.org541-867-3474
Jun 17-Jun 18Performing Arts Center: Newport Symphony Orchestra with Thomas Lauderdale www.coastarts.org541-265-ARTS
Jul 04Yaquina Bay Fireworks - Helpful Hint: It's good to show up early to the bayfront or surrounding areas as over 5,000 people watch the display.The Aerial display will be launched from a new location on private property just east of the Port of Newport International Terminal on Yaquina Bay Road. With the new location, officials say the best fireworks viewing area will be from the Hatfield Marine Science Center in South Beach. www.newportchamber.org541-265-8801
Jul 04Newport Symphony Free 4th of July Concert - Annual Free Community concert featuring an All American pre-concert BBQ at Newport Middle School.
Jul 08-Jul 09Newport Symphony: Music from the Mad Men Era - At the Alice Silverman Theatre at the Newport Performance Arts Center. www.newportsymphony.org541-265-ARTS
Aug 04-Aug 05Quilts by the Sea - About 300 quilts, 17-20 vendors, many activities (including quilt presentations to local veterans, small quilt auction, children's activities), raffle quilt. Newport Recreation Center, 225 SE Avery St. Friday, 9-5; Saturday, 9-6. www.OregonCoastalQuilters.org541-265-5544
Aug 18-Aug 21Hatfield Marine Science Center: Solar Eclipse Live Feed & Presentations - Hatfield Marine Science Visitor Center hosts a series of events to celebrate the eclipse. On August 18th @ 1:30 p.m.: talk by Tom Carrico, Heart of the Valley Astronomy Club. August 20th @ 1:30 p.m. – Levi Willmeth, OSU student & NASA Intern will present. August 21st – all day, live feed of eclipse from a high altitude balloon will be broadcasted in the Hennings Auditorium. 541-867-0159
Aug 18-Sep 03Newport Performing Arts Center: - Everyone's favorite carnivorous plant is headed to Newport! A maliciously mouthwatering musical masterpiece. The Broadway and Hollywood smash hit sci-fi horror comedy rock musical, Little Shop Of Horrors, has devoured the hearts of theatre goers for over 30 delicious years. We're thrilled to bring one of the world's most popular shows to the Oregon Coast ... just in time for the total solar eclipse! Coincidence? You decide. www.portholeplayers.org541-265-ARTS
Nov 04-Apr 28Indoor Saturday Farmers Market - Local organic growers, market gardeners and green thumbs bring their fresh produce to the market along with arts and crafts and entertainment every Saturday. www.newportfarmersmarket.org541-961-8236
Jun 01-Sep 28Thursday Main Street Market - Vendors selling fresh fruits and veggies, crafts, merchandise and more among Toledo's main street shops, with live music to boot! www.toledooregon.org541-336-3183
Jun 03-Jun 04First Weekend in Toledo - Art - Studios and Galleries showcase various local artists.
Jun 24Antique & Classic Car Show www.toledooregon.org541-336-3183
Jul 15-Jul 16Summer Festival - Logging show, carnival, chalk art contest, parade, fireworks and more! www.toledosummerfestival.com541-336-9419
Aug 19-Aug 20Port of Toledo Wooden Boat Show - A free, family-friendly event that celebrates the historic tradition of wooden boats, and recreation along the Yaquina River. Boat exhibits and rides, vendors, music, family and youth boat building, kid's activities, races,and more. www.portoftoledo.org541-336-5207
Seal Rock
Jun 07Seal Rock Garden Club: Garden Home Tour - Time to see a wonderful example of flowers by the sea. An outstanding display of iris, plantings that grow in salt conditions and garden design by one of our premier members.
Jun 17Seal Rock Flower Show & Plant Sale - Floral arrangements featuring local plant material. An extravanganza of member grown coastal plants. Raffle and bouquets for sale. Seal Rock Garden Club, next to Seal Rock Fire Station E of Hwy 101 about 14 miles north of Yachats.
Jun 16-Jun 18Beachcomber Days - Carnival, parade, and music! www.waldport-chamber.com541-547-4173
Jun 25Clam-A-Rama - This is a great time for all to come and dig clams. If you don't know where or what to do there will be a State Parks Ranger on hand to aid and direct your hunt. Some tools will be available as well as the first 25 people each day will receive a beach bucket for collecting their tasty treasures. There will also be eunique trophies awarded for various levels of participation. ie: Largest group, Biggest clam, etc. www.waldport-chamber.com541-563-2133
Jul 03July 3 Fireworks - Enjoy a fabulous display of fireworks over Alsea Bay beginning at dusk. You`ll find plenty of sandy beach to enjoy the view. Park at Patterson State Park or park in Waldport to view the festivities from the Historic Alsea Bay Bridge Interpretive Center. www.waldport-chamber.com541-563-2133
Sep 09Cruzin' for Crab - This car show has grown each year in participants and lookiloos. Cars range from antique to current day with a variety of models. Other things to do while here: Take in the Vendor booths, do the Mystery Walk through town, enter the drawings for great prizes, enjoy the sounds of tunes from the oldies but goodies with a live DJ on site. Check out the local eateries offering special crab dishes for this occasion. www.waldport-chamber.com541-563-2133
Dec 09Christmas In Waldport & Candlelite Bridge Walk - Another favorite event held at the Alsea Bay Bridge Interpretive Center.This festive get together features a fresh cut 30ft Christmas Tree at the South end of the bridge. Lions Club prepare and serve hot dogs. Santa comes at 5pm to hear the kids must-have wishes. Live Holiday music. A decorated Dog Parade. A Candle Light Bridge Walk and hot chocolate, or cider and cookies after the walk. ww.waldport-chamber.com541-563-2133
May 14-Oct 22Sunday Farmers Market - Sunday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Yachats Commons, Hwy 101 & W 4th St, offering locally grown organic produce and plants and locally made natural crafts. www.yachatsfarmersmarket.webs.com800-929-0477
Jul 01-Jul 04Yachats Arts Guild Summer Gallery - Nearly 30 coast artists will display their work in oils, watercolors, photography, acrylics, pen and ink, wood and other media at the Yachats Commons.
Jul 04la de da Parade, Ducky Derby, & Ice Cream Social - Wacky, whimsical, fun la de da Parade at Noon sponsored by the Yachats Area Chamber of Commerce. Before and after the parade explore the town for a day of great food, drink, games, art and live music. Find a place on the beach by the mouth of the Yachats river to watch the afternoon Duck Race for Kids. From the same beach or from almost anywhere downtown enjoy the Spectacular Fireworks at Sundown over the Yachats bay! www.yachats.org800-929-0477
Jul 07-Jul 09Yachats Music Festival - This magnificent music festival includes three days of cameo performances by major classical artists. www.fsarts.org510-845-4444
Aug 05-Aug 06Pathways To Transformation Holistic Health, Psychic & Crafts Fair - This Holistic Health, Psychic & Crafts Fair features over 65 booths offering an array of holistic health practitioners, psychic readers, health & wellness products and visionary arts & crafts under one roof. Seminars are also offered with topics covering health, well-being and spiritual development. $3 Weekend Pass Donation includes seminars. Fair Cafe. Family Friendly. Free Parking. www.chucklingcherubs.com541-547-4664
Aug 12Yachats River Valley Tour - Meet "up the river folks" who are using their land to raise anything from llamas to edible flowers. Visit up to half a dozen farms, survey the operations and purchase locally produced products, including honey, vegetables, herbs and more! www.yachats.org800-929-0477
Sep 01-Sep 04Yachats Arts Guild Gallery - Nearly 30 coast artists will display their work in oils, watercolors, photography, acrylics, pen and ink, wood and other media.
Sep 02Yachats Ladies Club Labor Day Pie & Ice Cream Social - Pies, Pies, Pies!..The Ladies Club pie socials are famous for their astounding variety of delicious pies. A variety of beverages will also be sold. Come early for the best selection and before the pie is gone! Saturday 11 am - 3 pm, W 3rd & Pontiac. www.yachats.org541-547-3205
Jun 04Florence Events Center: Oregon Coast Humane Society Fashion Show & Luncheon - www.eventcenter.org541-997-1994
Jun 05Florence Events Center: Siuslaw High School Band Concert - www.eventcenter.org541-997-1994
Jun 09-Jun 18Florence Events Center: Master Class - www.eventcenter.org541-997-1994
Jun 17Sand Sculpting Clinic - 10-2 pm. www.sandmasterpark.com541-997-6006
Jul 01Wings & Wheels - Displays by the Rhody Cruisers Car Club, Central Oregon British Car Club, Oregon Central Coast Military Vehicle Group, Oregon Coast Military Heritage Museum, Siuslaw Valley Fire & Rescue, Central Coast Amateur Radio Club, United States Coast Guard, and helicopter rides and food @ the Florence Municipal Airport 2001 Airport Way in Florence. www.florencechamber.com541-997-3128
Jul 04Independence Day Celebration - Celebrations include live outdoor music in Old Town, and a spectacular fireworks display over the Siuslaw River. Shops and restaurants stay open late to accommodate locals and visitors. www.florencechamber.com541-997-3128
Jul 07-Jul 08Florence Events Center: Siuslaw Jam www.eventcenter.org541-997-1994
Jul 15Sand Master Jam - Sandboard competition - all categories, 2-5 pm. www.sandmasterpark.com541-997-6006
Jul 15Florence Events Center: Van Fans Ice Cream Social www.eventcenter.org541-997-1994
Jul 22Relay for Life - www.eventcenter.org541-997-1994
Jul 29Florence Events Center: Cavy Show - www.eventcenter.org541-997-1994
Aug 19-Aug 20Florence Events Center: 20th annual Coin and Stamp Show - www.eventcenter.org541-997-1994
Aug 26Sand Sculpting Clinic - 10-2 pm. www.sandmasterpark.com541-997-6006
Sep 08-Sep 10Rods n' Rhodies Invitational Car Show www.florencechamber.com541-997-3128
Sep 08-Sep 105th Annual Community-Wide Garage Sale - September 8 - 10, 2017 Event Title: 5th Annual Community-Wide Garage Sale Phone Number: 541-997-3441 Website: www.florencechamber.com541-997-3441
Sep 16Xwest Huck Fest - Sandboard competition, 2-4 pm. www.sandmasterpark.com541-997-6006
Sep 16XWest Huck Fest - Sandboard competition, 2-4 pm. www.sandmasterpark.com541-997-6006
Sep 30Festival of Books - Authors offer their books for sale and publishers show the books they have published and sign up new authors. www.florencefestivalofbooks.org541-997-1994
Oct 07-Oct 08Wine Walk, Chowder Fest & Great Glass Float Giveaway www.florencechamber.com541-997-3128
Oct 14Oktoberfest www.eventcenter.org541-997-1994
Nov 11Veterans Day Parade www.florencechamber.com541-997-1200
Nov 25Florence Holiday Festival www.florencechamber.com541-997-3128
Jun 01Gem and Mineral Show - At the Reedsport Community Center. There will be jewelry, gem and mineral dealers, demonstrators, displays of gems and minerals, door prizes, silent auctions, food vendors, and a raffle. Demonstrations include making cabochons, wire wrapped jewelry, and Jade carvings. Kid’s activities includes “turn me over rocks” and a ball toss. Choose your thunderegg and have it cut. Admission free. www.reedsportcc.org541-271-3495
Jun 02-Sep 29Friday Farmers Market - Farmers Market featuring locally grown fruits and vegetables. Eggs, honey, mushroom, baked goods, humus, salsa, and craft vendors. Every Friday 9 am to 3 pm. Corner of Hwy 38 and 5th Street in Old Town Reedsport.
Jun 15-Jun 18Oregon Divisional Chainsaw Sculpting Championships - Watch professionals turn a giant log into a work of art. Artists have 4 days to complete their main sculpture & quick carves daily. Gates open at 7:30am, auction at 5:30pm daily except Sunday 1pm followed by Sugar Shack eating contests and awards ceremony www.oregonccc.com541-271-3495
Jun 22Riverfront Rhythms: Concerts at Umpqua Discovery Center - Free outdoor summer concert series at the Umpqua Discovery Center on Thursdays starting at 6pm. www.umpquadiscoverycenter.com541-271-4816
Jul 06Riverfront Rhythms: Concerts at Umpqua Discovery Center - Free outdoor summer concert series at the Umpqua Discovery Center on Thursdays starting at 6pm. www.umpquadiscoverycenter.com541-271-4816
Jul 20Riverfront Rhythms: Concerts at Umpqua Discovery Center - Free outdoor summer concert series at the Umpqua Discovery Center on Thursdays starting at 6pm. www.umpquadiscoverycenter.com541-271-4816
Aug 10Riverfront Rhythms: Concerts at Umpqua Discovery Center - Free outdoor summer concert series at the Umpqua Discovery Center on Thursdays starting at 6pm. www.umpquadiscoverycenter.com541-271-4816
Winchester Bay
Jul 04Fireworks on the Bay - Visitors and locals alike grab a spot, fire up the barbecue or picnic and settle in for a fun day at the beach followed by a spectacular display of fireworks at dusk. www.reedsportcc.org541-271-4471
Jul 26-Jul 30DuneFest 2017 - The most fun a family can have in the sand. Drag races, quad events, sand camping, youth safety classes, relay races, poker run, barrel racing, Show & Shine, Freestyle show, Ironman, lighted night ride, just to name a few. www.dunefest.com541-297-6073
Aug 17-Aug 20Fiddle on the Beach - Musicians from all over Pacific Northwest and Northern California will be singing and playing fiddles, guitars, banjos and mandolins at the Community Center, the Gazebo, camp grounds and on the docks around town. www.fiddleonthebeach.info541-271-3495
Aug 25-Aug 26Kool Coastal Nights - Hot cars – Kool nights! www.koolcoastalnights.com541-271-3434
Sep 02-Sep 03Art by the Bay - See 50+ Pacific Northwest artists selling and working on their art. Music, wineries, food, and even psychic readings! Fun for all Labor Day Weekend. www.reedsportcc.org541-297-6073
Jun 16-Jun 17Brewfest - On Wulfy Beach at Tenmile Lake County Park. Fri 4pm-9pm, Sat 12pm-9pm.
Jun 30-Jul 014th of July Fireworks Street Fair541-260-5277
North Bend
Jul 033rd of July Fireworks - The Mill Casino will light up the skies over North Bend and the Coos Bay shoreline, with their annual waterfront fireworks display. Guests are invited to enjoy the 10 p.m. fireworks show for free in the non-reserved seating areas located along the boardwalk. An outdoor grill, beverage station and beer garden will be available at the north side of the casino from 6 p.m.-10 p.m. while free non-stop shuttle service will be available from the south end of Pony Village Mall (next to Macy’s and cinema) to the casino from 7 p.m. until midnight. www.oregonsadventurecoast.com541-756-8800
Jul 07-Jul 09The Mill Rally & RV Palooza www.themillcasino.com541-756-8800
Jul 08-Jul 30Little Theater on the Bay: Little Ole Opry on the Bay - An evening of knee tappin, toe stompin songs and dance to start off the season. The comedy team will split your sides with their usual off-beat humor that Little Ole Opry has made famous. This event usually sells out, so make your reservations soon! Saturday shows 7pm, Sunday Matinees at 2pm. Tickets: Prices from $13 advanced purchase or $15 at the door. Children 12 and under $8.Opry has been thrilling Bay Area audiences with its great music, comedy and dance since 1982. www.thelibertytheater.org541-756-4336
Jul 14-Jul 16July Jubilee - North Bend is throwing the biggest birthday party in town and you are invited! Family friendly events are happening all over town including storytelling, guided historical walks, Classic Car Show-n-Shine, All Car Cruise, Performances by The Little Theatre on the Bay, great food, Live Music and more! www.julyjubilee.com541-756-4613
Sep 09-Sep 10Mill-Luck Salmon Celebration - Canoe races, cultural exhibits and demonstrations, children’s activities and a Native American marketplace and traditional salmon bake dinner at the Mill Casino. www.themillcasino.com541-756-8800
Coos Bay
May 03-Oct 25Downtown Farmers Market - Every Wednesday and Sunday 9 AM to 3 PM with farm fresh fruits, vegetables, flowers, plants and more in downtown Coos Bay.
May 24-Jun 05Tall Ship Tours - Come aboard the Lady Washington and/or Hawaiian Chieftain for a self-guided tour of each ship or take an adventure sail. www.historicalseaport.org800-200-5239
May 29-Sep 02Marshfield Sun Printing Museum Open - Open Tuesday through Saturday 1pm-4pm. Volunteers are on hand to interpret and demonstrate the Marshfield Sun’s presses and other printing equipment, as well as to answer questions about the Museum’s exhibits on printing and office technology, and on local history. You can even find out why capital letters are called “upper case” and other letters are called “lower case.” The Marshfield Sun Printing Museum is a unique printing museum located at the north end of Front Street on Coos Bay’s historic waterfront. The Marshfield Sun was a working newspaper office and print shop from 1891 to 1944 and is today essentially as it was left in 1944, with additional exhibits upstairs and on the walls. Admission is free but donations are encouraged. www.oregonsadventurecoast.com541-266-0901
Jun 01-Jun 04Festival of Sail - Tall ships, tours, music, and food along the Coos Bay waterfront.
Jun 24-Jun 25Clamboree and Glass Art Festival - Join the Empire celebration of the history, the clams, the culture, and the future of our area. Venues include the Fire Hall, the Hollering Place, Ed Lund Park, the Tribal House of the Coos, Lower Umpqua and Siuslaw tribes, and the downtown area along Newmark Avenue. Live music all day provided by local bands. Vendors, glassblowers and a beer garden. Fun activities ALL DAY!541-217-8774
Jul 044th of July in Mingus Park & Concert in the Sky - Fishing ponds, face painting, FREE swimming, family competitions, clowns, kids entertainment, horse viewing & petting, Boy Scouts, Furry Friends Therapy Dogs. Crafts and goodie bags, food available, and much more. Live entertainment includes “Endless” and the “Lab Band”. Fireworks and Concert in the Sky. Day time activities at Mingus Park, Evening activities on the Coos Bay Boardwalk. www.oregonsadventurecoast.com541-269-0215
Jul 04Mayor's Firecracker Run - Mingus Park and the Coos Bay Waterfront, 10am. 1M for kids, 4K around the park and up Wall’s Wall. 541-269-1199
Jul 25-Jul 29Oregon Coast Music Festival - Several genres of music are featured during the week of Festival to include Jazz, Barbershop, Rock, Marimba at different venues through out the area. The second week features classical concerts. Many events are FREE! Visit website for the full schedule & details. www.OregonCoastMusic.org541-267-0938
Aug 22-Sep 26Music on the Bay: Tuesday Concerts - Free live music concerts held every Tuesday in Mingus Park, starting at 7 p.m. This year's schedule features: 8/22 Brewers Grade, 8/29 The Ben Rice Band, 9/5 Royal Jelly Jive, 9/12 Dustbowl Revival, 9/19 Toyz, 9/26 Blair Crimmins and the Hookers.
Aug 26-Aug 27Blackberry Arts Festival - Arts, crafts, jewelry, photography, paintings, prints, weaving, spinning, woodworking entertainment. Blackberry treats, food, drinks and a whole lot more! www.blackberryartsfestival.com541-269-0215
Sep 16-Sep 17Bay Area Fun Festival - A festival of fun for families! Live entertainment, the famous Cruz the Coos, parade and so much more. Variety of vendors, arts and crafts and lots of different kinds of food. Beer & wine garden. www.bayareafunfestival.com800-824-8486
Jun 18Shore Acres Rose Sunday on Father’s Day - Rose experts in the garden, refreshments; 11am-4pm. ($5 parking fee) www.shoreacrespark.com541-888-3732
Jul 07Party for the Beach: 50th anniversary of the Beach Bill - Join Surfrider in celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Beach Bill, which insured public access to Oregon's beaches. www.coosbay.surfrider.org541-217-7003
Aug 06Salmon BBQ - Join us for the annual event to celebrate the yummy salmon! Hosted by the Kiwanis Club and featuring their reknowned glaze, menu will include barbecued Salmon Steaks, cole slaw, baked potatoes, rolls, coffee, ice cream. Projected prices: Adults $14, Children 12 & Under $7 for more information and tickets call Gary McCullough (541) 756-1282 or Bonnie Olson (541) 888-7232. 10:30am-3:30pm. www.oregonsadventurecoast.com541-756-1282
Aug 12-Aug 13Charleston Seafood Festival - Located at the Charleston Marina with food, fun, music and crafts. More than 50 vendors selling food, Craft Beer, Regional Wines, crafts, shirts, trinkets and lots more. Great music all weekend featuring live Rock and Roll, Blues, Oldies and more! www.oregonsadventurecoast.com541-269-0215
Aug 19Bonsai Day - Shore Acres State Park Garden House will be open, displays by the Bonsai Society. Cookies, coffee and punch. This event is free, plus please note there is a $5 parking fee. www.shoreacres.net541-888-2472
Sep 01-Sep 03Oregon Shorebird Festival - Join birders from around the country for birding and habitat tours. These include a pelagic trip more than 30 miles offshore, paddling trips by kayak and canoe, and land-based field trips throughout Bandon, Coos Bay and Charleston. Speakers include Noah Strycker who will share highlights from "Birding Without Borders," his adventures while breaking the world-wide Big Year record in which he found over 6,000 bird species. Other activities include art and photography displays and classes.
Sep 23Dahlia Day at Shore Acres State Park - Garden House will be open with displays and refreshments. Southern Oregon Dahlia Society Display. Event is free but there is a $5 parking fee at Shore Acres State Park. www.shoreacres.net541-888-2472
May 27-Sep 04Sawdust Theatre: The Perilous Passing of Prudence Proudwell or A Gold Mine in the Hand is Worth Two in the Bush - Written by local Sawdusters, the melodrama features titillating olios, buxom maids, and handsome gents. Evenings: 7 pm, doors open at 6 pm. Matinee: 2 pm, doors open at 1 pm. All seats reserved, adults: $12.50, age 12 and under $5. For groups of 20+ ticket prices are $10 per person. www.SawdustTheatre.com541-396-4563
Jun 03Gay 1890s Celebration and Parade www.coquillechamber.net541-396-3414
Aug 19Kiwanis Club's Yard Sale at Sturdivant Park - Over 100 vendors in Sturdivant Park from 8 am to 4 pm. Very popular and lots of items all in one place! www.coquillechamber.net541-396-3414
May 05-Dec 16Old Town Marketplace - The "Big Blue" building is now the "Green" building housing the Old Town Marketplace (1st St., next to the boardwalk). Vendors will have vegetables, plants, food and crafts every Friday and Saturday from 10am to 4pm. www.portofbandon.com541-347-3206
May 27-Sep 10Port of Bandon Boardwalk Art Show - Enjoy the most accessible art show on the Oregon Coast, on display all summer long on the picture-perfect boardwalk in Old Town Bandon! The 2017 Port of Bandon Art Show, “Blossoms, Butterflies and Bees,” celebrates native plants and the pollinators that help them grow. www.portofbandon.com541-347-3206
Jun 08-Jun 12Circles in the Sand - Artwork in the sand at Face Rock.
Jun 23-Jun 26Circles in the Sand - Artwork in the sand at Face Rock.
Jul 044th of July Celebration - Celebration parade, Lions Club Old Fashioned 4th of July BBQ, Music, Vendors, Kid's Activities, and Root Beer Floats in the City of Bandon Park along with Port of Bandon Cardboard Boat Races, Apple Pie and Ice Cream at the Boardwalk, and fireworks over the Coquille River. www.portofbandon.com541-347-9616
Aug 06Bandon Historical Hike - Short Hike: 1 Mile easy if you stop after the Old Town portion. Long Hike: Reg Pullen leads this 4 mile tour of historic sites in Bandon. Rated Moderate. Meet at Public Parking lot at corner of 2nd street SE and Alabama Ave in Old town Bandon at 9am.Bring lunch and water and raingear, dress in layers, and wear sturdy waterproof boots. southcoaststriders@gmail.com541-269-8076
Aug 10-Aug 27Sprague Theater: Wizard of Oz - The Bandon Playhouse, in conjunction with the 75th Anniversary of the original stage version, is presenting a full-scale musical revival of The Wizard of Oz. www.wizardinbandon.net541-236-5105
Sep 08-Sep 10Cranberry Festival - The Cranberry Capital of Oregon celebrates with a whole weekend of fun for the whole family. www.bandon.com541-347-9616
Jun 17Tour de Fronds - Tour de Fronds was voted #1 Supported Bike Ride at Orbike for 2016. TdF offers 7 beautiful rides on low-traffic roads from 30 - 117 miles. The rides begin in Powers, OR. and there is something for the novice to the cycling enthusiast. www.tourdefronds.com541-439-2418
Jun 30-Jul 02White Cedar Days - Parade, fireworks, artisans/crafters and food vendors from all over Oregon. The main event is the Loggers Shodeo, an intense exhibition of skill and physical endurance that’s fun for the whole family to watch.
Jul 05-Aug 30Hughes House Living History Days - At Cape Blanco State Park, every Wednesday in July and August 2017. Hughes House Living History 11AM to 3PM. www.capeblancoheritagesociety.com541-253-7565
Port Orford
Apr 01-Oct 31Hughes House, Cape Blanco Lighthouse, & Lifeboat Station Tours - Open 10am-3:30 pm Wednesday through Monday.
May 27-Oct 07Saturday Farmers Market - Fresh local produce, plants, seafood/beef,eggs, honey,flowers, baked goods, plus handmade art & crafts, jewelry and activities for kids. Saturday's, 9am - noon, Port Orford Community Co-op Site, Hwy 101 & 8th St. Operates into October, possibly longer depending on weather.
Jul 01-Jul 044th of July Jubilee - Rotary Pancake Breakfast, Parade, Fireworks, and lots of fun activities and events!
Jul 04Jerry Can Races at Port Orford Heads State Park - Jerry Can Races, 3PM www.capeblancoheritagesociety.com541-253-7565
Aug 06Coast Guard Day & Lighthouse Day - Coast Guard Day (& Lighthouse Day) Free Concert 2PM. www.capeblancoheritagesociety.com541-253-7565
Gold Beach
Mar 11-Oct 28Kalmiopsis Audubon: Let's Go Birding - Any type of precipitation (including drizzle) or threat of precipitation will postpone or cancel any outing. Only those on our email list will be notified of a cancellation and rescheduling of a postponed outing. To get on our emailing list contact Gary. www.kalmiopsisaudubon.org541-412-0806
May 01-Oct 15Jet Boat Tours - Have a trip of a lifetime up the Rogue River on a jetboat. www.roguejets.com800-451-3645
Jun 03Rogue Playhouse: guitarist/composer Hiroya Tsukamoto - Guitarist/composer, Hiroya Tsukamoto, is returning from New York for another west coast tour and is looking forward to performing again at The Playhouse Saturday.541-247-4382
Jun 07-Jun 11Pistol River Wave Bash - The American Windsurfing Tour is back for the fifth year. The tides are auspicious, the moon is full and there will be pros here from all over the planet. www.americanwindsurfingtour.com800-525-2334
Jul 04Fireworks Show - Firework Show at dusk at the port of Gold Beach. www.goldbeach.org800-525-2334
Jul 11-Jul 27Rogue Playhouse: Camelot - Performances are 7:00 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and Sundays at 2:00 p.m. A partnership with the Brookings-Harbor Community Theater and Ellensburg Theater.541-247-4382
Jul 15Rogue Playhouse: concert pianist Michele Goritz-Berlant541-247-4382
Aug 26-Aug 29Curry County Fair - The Curry County Fair is the only Fair that is held next to the ocean. You can see the ocean from the Ferris Wheel and from many of the buildings and rides while visiting the fair. www.curryfair.com541-247-4541
Sep 09Gold Beach Brew & Art Fest - Craft brews,live music on 2 stages. Classic car show. Food, craft vendors, wineries, art show/sale. At Event Center On The Beach. 12pm - 10pm. Advance tickets $10.00, at the door $15.00, includes festival logo glass/2 tokens for craft brew samples. http://www.goldbeachbrewfest.org541-490-1593
Pistol River
Jun 03Pistol River Concert Association: Roots and Blues with David Jacobs-Strain and Bob Beach - All shows take place at the Friendship Hall in Pistol River. Tickets are $15 and can be reserved in advance. www.pistolriver.com541-247-2848
Jun 24Pistol River Concert Association: Piedmont Melody Makers - All shows take place at the Friendship Hall in Pistol River. Tickets are $15 and can be reserved in advance. www.pistolriver.com541-247-2848
Aug 19Pistol River Concert Association: Ray Bonneville - All shows take place at the Friendship Hall in Pistol River. Tickets are $15 and can be reserved in advance. www.pistolriver.com541-247-2848
Oct 14Pistol River Concert Association: Jeff Scroggins and Colorado - All shows take place at the Friendship Hall in Pistol River. Tickets are $15 and can be reserved in advance. www.pistolriver.com541-247-2848
Nov 11Pistol River Concert Association: Kimo Hussey - All shows take place at the Friendship Hall in Pistol River. Tickets are $15 and can be reserved in advance. www.pistolriver.com541-247-2848
Jan 20Pistol River Concert Association: The Special Consensus - All shows take place at the Friendship Hall in Pistol River. Tickets are $15 and can be reserved in advance. www.pistolriver.com541-247-2848
Mar 01-Jun 21Brookings-Harbor Farmers Market - Brookings Harbor Farmers Market is year round. Every Wednesday and Saturday 10-3 in the big white tent south of town. Always fresh produce, hot food, bakers and local artisans. www.brookingsharborchamber.com541-661-3860
May 26-Jun 04Brookings–Harbor Community Theater: Suessical the Musical www.bhctheater.org541-469-4700
Jun 02-Jun 18Chetco Playhouse: Chicago the Musical - www.chetcopelicanplayers.org541-469-1877
Jun 03-Oct 07Saturday Market at the Port - Open Saturdays at the Port from 10-4 for most vendors, food, beer, and music goes on until 8pm!
Jun 11-Sep 24American Music Festival - Admission-free community concert series production held in Azalea Park Sundays at 1 pm. From pop, big band, bluegrass, folk and celtic to rock, swing, jazz and zydeco, AMF has something for everyone.
Jun 16-Jun 17Wild Rogue Relay www.runthewildroguerelay.com541-951-9939
Jun 24Bacon Fest www.portofbrookingsharbor.com541-251-4422
Jul 01Firecracker Golf Tournament www.salmonrungolf.com541-469-4888
Jul 01-Jul 02Dog Days of Summer Brew Fest
Jul 14-Jul 16Southern Oregon Kite Festival - Festival brings the most well known kite fliers and kite makers to perform and display their creations for locals and tourists alike. Vendors and artists set up their booths to provide great eats, treats, knick knacks and crafts.
Jul 15-Jul 1625th Annual Southern Oregon Kite Festival - The SOKF is free and fun for all ages! Nationally renowned kite flyers perform on the kite field at the Port of Brookings-Harbor. Activities include free children's kite building workshops and vendors selling eats, treats, and merchandise. www.sokf.org541-661-4183
Jul 21-Jul 22Coastal Clash Soccer Tournament541-661-1643
Jul 21-Jul 30Chetco Playhouse: Princess Parade www.chetcopelicanplayers.org541-469-1877
Aug 05-Aug 06Festival of Art in Stout Park - 10 am - 5 pm Saturday, 10 am - 4 pm Sunday in Stout Park - lovely park setting surrounding Manley Art Center. One block off Highway 101 on Oak Street in Brookings. A juried show of original art and handcrafted items. Plein air artists at work, activities for children, food court, music. www.wildriverscoastart.com541-469-1807
Aug 07Silver Salmon Ladies Invitational Golf Tournament www.salmonrungolf.com541-469-4888
Aug 11-Aug 13Pirates of the Pacific Festival - Re-enactors provide cannon fire and sword play, magicians, jugglers, children’s events, old salty sea dog tunes, pirate shanties, merchants, and more! 541-251-4422
Aug 19Wild Rivers Music Festival - Updates on Facebook at www.wildriversmusicfestival.com541-373-3727
Sep 15-Oct 01Chetco Playhouse: Loggers Rhapsody www.chetcopelicanplayers.org541-469-1877
Dec 08-Dec 17Chetco Playhouse: Miracle on 34th Street www.chetcopelicanplayers.org541-469-1877


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