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Long Beach Peninsula
Ocean Park
Sep 12-Sep 13Rod Run to the End of the World - This annual classic car show features thousands of automobiles, from Model As to the muscle cars of the 60s and 70s. Main events are held at Wilson Field, but the cars will be seen all over the Peninsula. No alcohol or pets at event. www.beachbarons.com 800-451-2542
Long Beach
Jun 06-Sep 01SummerFest - Free family friendly entertainment and activities for the public on weekends. Music in the gazebo, horse and wagon rides, balloon artistry, art in the park, make and take crafts, Mother Goose & Friends, appearances by Smokey the Bear and more. www.funbeach.com 800-451-2542
Jun 12-Oct 09Columbia-Pacific Farmers Market - A lively market and entertainment venue dedicated to the spectacular eats and farm crafts of the Columbia-Pacific region. By shopping here you support and celebrate our hardworking farmers/fishers. Veterans Field. www.longbeachwa.gov/farmersmarket360-642-4421
Oct 09-Oct 12Peninsula Arts Association Fall Show - Artists compete in over 20 categories. ‘Inspired Creations’ features additional artwork by exhibiting artists. Free admission. www.beachartist.org800-451-2542
Oct 10-Oct 11One Sky, One World Kite Festival - The World Kite Museum joins people all over the globe to promote international friendship and peace. Participants can bring homemade kites or purchased ones; those who wish can make a kite at event headquarters. www.worldkitemuseum.com800-451-2542
Oct 14In My Life – A Musical Theatre Tribute to the Beatles - You already know and love the songs, but now you have a chance to get a fresh perspective on the story of the band that made them. www.hultcenter.com5416825000
Ilwaco
May 02-Sep 26Saturday 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.org503-338-9511
Jul 31-Oct 04Pieces of the Puzzle: Recent Gifts to the Collection - CPHM to present latest exhibit, Pieces of the Puzzle: Recent Gifts to Collections, July 31-Oct. 4. Exhibit includes over 300 items that fill gaps and connect pieces of the overall puzzle of our region’s heritage. http://www.columbiapacificheritagemuseum360-642-3446
Sep 11Slow Drag at the Port - Hot Rods line up at the port of Ilwaco to compete in a coasting competition. Cars have approximately 15 feet in which to accelerate and then coast for 200 yards. To win, a car must cross the finish line and stop closest to the line. www.funbeach.com 800-451-2542
Oct 10-Oct 11Cranberrian Fair - Celebrate all of the Peninsula’s bounty at this special fair. From cranberries to oysters, this area has long been heralded for its harvests. The Cranberrian Fair will include local foods and traditions of local history with craft demonstrations, vendors, the Cranberry Trolley and more. www.columbiapacificheritagemuseum.org800-451-2542

Northern California
Smith River
Sep 12Rockin at Rowdy Music Festival www.facebook.com/RockinatRowdy?ref=ts&fr707-218-8311
Crescent City
Jun 06-Oct 31Saturday Farmers Market - Held in the Del Norte County Fairgrounds parking lot, every week 9am – 1pm.707-464-7441
Aug 02-Oct 25Sunday Gasquet Farmers Market www.delnorte.org
Aug 05-Oct 28Downtown Wednesday Farmers & Artisans Market - www.facebook.com/DowntownCrescentCityFar619-309-5873
Sep 03-Sep 30Juried Art Show www.delnorte.org707-464-9133
Sep 12Authentic Yurok Smoked Salmon Benefit www.delnorte.org707-464-9133
Sep 18-Sep 19North Coast Redwood Writers Conference - A full slate of presenters and workshops to improve writing and publishing skills. www.NCRWC.org707-465-2303
Sep 25Fireworks Ensemble, “Music in the Redwoods” www.delnorte.org707-951-3102
Oct 03Northcoast Marine Mammal Center Run for the Seals 5k Fun Run/Walk www.northcoastmmc.org 707-465-6265
Oct 03Habitat for Humanity House Party www.delnorte.org707-464-4262
Oct 09-Oct 10Sea Cruise Car Show - www.delnorte.org 707-464-3174
Oct 11Presidio Brass, “Music in the Redwoods” www.delnorte.org707-951-3102

Oregon Coast
Oregon Coast
Sep 19SOLVE Beach and Riverside Cleanup - Thousands of volunteers clean up the beaches from the California border to the Columbia River–and work on shores of rivers, creeks, lakes and other waterways throughout Oregon to improve the quality of water. www.solv.org800-333-SOLV
Oct 24In My Life - A Musical Theatre Tribute to the Beatles - More than just a live musical tribute show, In My Life tells the Fab Four's tale through the eyes of their late manager, Brian Epstein, who acts as narrator to renowned tribute band Abbey Road's live performance of some 33 Beatles classics. http://www.ticketswest.com/events/in-my-800-325-7328
Astoria
May 10-Oct 11Astoria Sunday Market - Locals and tourists alike enjoy the bustling, colorful and lively weekly Market. Taste, shop and explore! www.AstoriaSundayMarket.com503-325-1010
South Bend
Jun 06-Sep 06Weekend Market on the Dock - Weekend Market on The Dock is a Farmers Market, Art & Crafts, Jewelry & Entertainment To Promote Activity in our Downtown Community.10 am – 4 pm. Saturdays and Sundays www.facebook.com/WeekendMarketOnTheDock/360-942-5419
Astoria
Jul 09-Sep 12Astor Street Opry Company Playhouse: Shanghaied in Astoria - Locally written play is part-vaudeville, part-soap opera, and part 1950’s style Hollywood musical – all combined into a fun and entertaining look at traditional local folklore. Shows every Thurs–Sat and occasional Sundays. www.shanghaiedinastoria.com503-325-6104
South Bend
Sep 03-Sep 07Come and Play on Labor Day - A weekend celebrating the spirit of community - family friendly activities, competitions and games centered around the beautiful landscape of South Bend. www.willapaharbor.org/special-events800-451-2542
Astoria
Sep 12-Sep 13Victorian Games at Flavel House - Enjoy some old-fashioned fun and games such as badminton and croquet. The kids will also enjoy testing their skills with the hoop and stick or ball and cup games. There will be contests and prizes, story telling, music, several different craft demonstrations, and other hands-on activities for the kids and parents to enjoy. Free horse and wagon rides as well as blacksmith demonstrations. So, come have a corn-dog (Yes, they had these back then too.) and lemonade while the kids learn how children from the Victorian period entertained themselves. www.cumtux.org503-325-2203
Sep 25-Sep 27Pacific Northwest Brew Cup - Pouring dozens of craft beers from across the Pacific Northwest, the Oktoberfest-style festival features live music, family-friendly activities, and local food without the crowd of big-city festivals. www.pacificnorthwestbrewcup.com503-791-7940
Oct 09-Oct 24Astor Street Opry Company Playhouse: ASOC Annual Fall Production - Fridays and Saturdays 7pm & Sundays 2:00pm. www.astorstreetoprycompany.com503-325-6104
Oct 11Great Columbia River Crossing 10k - Once each year for just two hours, 3,000 runners and walkers are able to cross the historic Astoria-Megler Bridge as a part of the Great Columbia Crossing 10k. The opportunity to trek across the 4.1-mile bridge attracts runners from around the globe. www.greatcolumbiacrossing.com800-875-6807
Oct 16-Oct 18Astoria Film Festival - World-class film festival on the northern Oregon coast, event draws upon the outstanding talents of the northwest and the world. Workshops and seminars for students of film and the public. www.goaiff.com503-484-5122
Oct 25Talking Tombstones - Former citizens are expected to return from the great beyond for a graveside chat with any and all willing to visit their tombstone. This is a FREE event, however donations are welcome. www.cumtux.org503-325-2203
Warrenton
Sep 05-Sep 07Fort Stevens Civil War Reenactment and Living History - The Northwest Civil War Council and the Friends of Old Fort Stevens host the annual Battle Reenactment event. The public can view the battles from the top of the west battery near the park museum. It is a crowd pleaser and a great camera viewpoint. www.nwcwc.org/fortstevens.html503-861-1470
Seaside
Jun 07-Sep 30Wednesday Farmers Market - Variety of fresh produce, pasture-raised meat, organic cheeses, wild-caught seafood, and hand-crafted artisan food products every Wednesday at The American Legion, 1315 Broadway St from 3-6 pm. www.seasidemarket.org503-738-3311
Sep 10-Sep 13Wheels 'N' Waves Car Show - Spectators can expect unique builder and street cars. Show & Shine on Friday thru Sunday, Downtown Cruise on Saturday. www.seasidedowntown.com503-717-1914
Cannon Beach
May 22-Feb 28Cannon Beach History Center & Museum: WWII on the Oregon Coast - A temporary exhibit featuring a collection of artifacts, oral histories and video recordings pertaining to the Oregon Coast during WWII. The exhibit will discuss viewpoints from the perspectives of those who lived here, veterans and family members, as well as accounts of the shelling of Fort Stevens. The exhibit will also discuss the casualties that occured in Blythe, Oregon as well as the conscientious observer camp that existed in Waldport, Oregon. www.cbhistory.org503-436-9301
Jun 12-Sep 05Coaster Theatre: It Could Be Any One Of Us - In a windswept country house a family of artistic failures wrangles over a will: a detective who has never solved a case; a writer whose works have never been published, an artist who’s never shown a painting and a composer whose compositions have never been performed, and a dysfunctional teenager. Here are the prime ingredients for a murder mystery, but the victim is not who it should be, the murder’s identity changes overnight. Throw in some tongue in cheek humor for some comedic thrills. www.coastertheatre.com503-436-1242
Jun 16-Sep 29Tuesday Farmers Market - The CBFM offers cut flowers in addition to a wide variety of fresh produce, pasture-raised meat, organic cheeses, wild-caught seafood, and hand-crafted artisan food products in the lively midtown area every Tuesday from 1-5 pm. www.cannonbeachmarket.org
Jun 19-Sep 06Coaster Theatre: Little Shop of Horrors - The meek floral assistant Seymour Krelborn stumbles across a new breed of plant he names “Audrey II” – after his coworker crush. This foul-mouthed carnivore promises unending fame and fortune to the down and out Krelborn as long as he keeps feeding it, BLOOD. Over time, though, Seymour discovers Audrey II’s out of this world origins and intent towards global domination! www.coastertheatre.com503-436-1242
Jun 19-Sep 06Coaster Theatre: Little Shop of Horrors - The meek floral assistant Seymour Krelborn stumbles across a new breed of plant he names “Audrey II” – after his coworker crush. This foul-mouthed carnivore promises unending fame and fortune to the down and out Krelborn as long as he keeps feeding it, BLOOD. Over time, though, Seymour discovers Audrey II’s out of this world origins and intent towards global domination! www.coastertheatre.com503-436-1242
Sep 01-Feb 28Cannon Beach History Center: "World War II on the Oregon Coast" - "WWII on the Oregon Coast," the latest exhibit from the Cannon Beach History Center & Museum will celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the end of WWII. The Exhibit explores the events and emotions of a state at war with shared stories, artifacts, and images of WWII on the Oregon coast. www.cbhistory.org503-436-9301
Sep 12-Sep 13Cannon Beach Cottage Tours - Tour attendees will get an inside peek at true coastal living during tours and presentations. www.cbhistory.org503-436-9301
Sep 25-Oct 24Coaster Theatre: Bell, Book and Candle - Gillian Holroyd is a modern witch who can cast spells and perform supernatural feats. After casting a spell on Shepherd Henderson, an unattached publisher, he falls head over heels in love with her at once and wants to marry her. But witches, unfortunately, cannot fall in love, and this little snag leads into a number of difficulties. Ultimately, Gillian breaks with her fellow witches, preferring the normal and human love offered her by the attractive publisher. But before their happily ever after, Gillian comes very near to losing Shepherd. www.coastertheatre.com503-436-1242
Sep 26Cannon Beach History Center: Smithsonian Day Live - www.cbhistory.org503-436-9301
Oct 1718th Annual Dog Show on the Beach - Pedigree is not the point, it’s a fun day on the beach with your pooch. Rain or shine at The Surfsand Resort. Join us for prizes, a raffle, a hot “dog” roast & over 20 canine categories. Proceeds benefits the Clatsop County Animal Shelter. Registration starts at 9 am. Events from 10 am to 2:30 pm. www.surfsand.com800-547-6100
Oct 17International Archaeology Day www.cbhistory.org503-436-9301
Nov 06-Nov 08Stormy Weather Arts Festival - Cannon Beach’s art community gathers to collectively celebrate diverse talents during this popular festival of the arts. Galleries, shops, hotels and restaurants host a variety of writers, singers, composers, painters, sculptors and more. Transform your coastal experience into a festival of creativity filled with music, theater, poetry and art. www.cbgallerygroup.com503-436-1242
Nov 13-Dec 20Coaster Theatre: Once Upon a Mattress - If you thought you knew the story of “The Princess and The Pea,” you may be in for a walloping surprise! Did you know, for instance, that Princess Winnifred actually swam the moat to reach Prince Dauntless the Drab? Or that Lady Larken’s love for Sir Harry provided a rather compelling reason that she reach the bridal altar post haste? Or that, in fact, it wasn’t the pea at all that caused the princess a sleepless night? Carried on a wave of wonderful songs, by turns hilarious and raucous, romantic and melodic, this rollicking spin on the familiar classic of royal courtship and comeuppance provides for some side-splitting shenanigans. Chances are you’ll never look at fairy tales quite the same way again. www.coastertheatre.com503-436-1242
Manzanita
Jun 12-Sep 18Friday 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
Sep 13Manzanita Writers' Series: Poetry with Judith Barrington www.hoffmanblog.org
Sep 19Manzanita Writers' Series: Brian Benson www.hoffmanblog.org
Sep 26Trashion Show/Upcycle Party www.cartm.org503-368-7764
Oct 17Manzanita Writers' Series: Daniel Wilson www.hoffmanblog.org
Nov 21Manzanita Writers' Series: Rene Denfield www.hoffmanblog.org
Rockaway Beach
May 16-Sep 27Oregon 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
Sep 06Old 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
Oct 06Oktoberfest - Held at St. Mary's by the Sea from noon to 5pm. www.rockawaybeach.net503-355-8108
Garibaldi
Jan 02-Dec 18Garibaldi Jamboree - Garibaldi Jamboree — 10 to 15 bluegrass musicians play country western ditties, faves from the 40s and more. Admission by donation at the door. Every Friday at 6 pm at 107 6th Street. www.VisitGaribaldi.com503-322-3327
Apr 01-Nov 30Garibaldi 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. www.garibaldimuseum.com503-322-8411
May 16-Sep 27Oregon 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.ocsr.net888-71-TICKETS
Oct 03Oregon Coast Crawler - Welcome aboard! The Oregon Coast Crawler will take you on a memorable ten hour journey of exploration and beautiful Oregon scenery, all by vintage train powered by a historic steam locomotive. Originating in the small fishing village of Garibaldi, we make a leisurely trip on the rails along the Northern Oregon Coastline affording panoramic views of both Tillamook and Nehalem Bays. Heading North, we pass through Rockaway Beach and stop at Wheeler for an early waterside lunch. You will also have a few minutes free to explore this harbor town before reboarding the Oregon Coast Crawler. As we continue to Salmonberry, we will be traveling along the scenic Nehalem River at the peak time to experience Oregon's Fall Foliage. The last public steam train trip to Salmonberry was years ago, and is a rare treat indeed. www.railsnw.com/tours/charter/gar503-292-5055
Oct 03Oregon Coast Crawler - The Oregon Coast Crawler journeys from Garibaldi, alongside Tillamook and Nehalem Bays and makes a brief stop in Wheeler en route to a final destination of Salmonberry. On the return, enjoy a stunning sunset over the bay. http://www.railsnw.com/tours/charter/gar503-292-5055
Oct 03-Oct 25Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad: Nehalem River Fall Splendor Excursion - Join us for a scenic excursion along the Nehalem River to view the changing of the seasons first hand. The scenery is breathtaking as the leaves change color and fall to earth as your roll along behind one of our historic diesel locomotives to Batterson. www.oregoncoastscenic.org888-71-TICKETS
Chinook
Sep 05-Sep 07Chinook Arts Festival - Juried arts & crafts featuring blown glass, stained glass, photography, jewelry, oil & watercolors, pottery, wood sculpture & more! www.inspirationsglass.net 800-451-2542
Bay City
Oct 03-Oct 04West African Dance Drum and Song - The workshop focuses on a project founded in Germany by Stephanie Bangoura geared towards people of all ages and dance/drum/song proficiency, who want to find out more about the health benefits of African dance, music and song. https://www.facebook.com/gabrielle.eggst(541) 992-6358
Chinook
Oct 24Oktoberfest - Oktoberfest is an annual fundraiser for the restoration of the historic Chinook School. It includes dinner, an open bar, a silent and live auction, and wine raffle. www.friendsofchinookschool.org800-451-2542
Peninsula
Oct 01-Nov 15Wild Mushroom Celebration - Each Fall, local restaurateurs and Bed and Breakfast owners delight patrons and guests with special dinners/classes celebrating the harvest. www.wildmushroomcelebration.com800-451-2542
Oct 09-Oct 10Water Music Festival - Celebrating over 31 years, we will host a series of wonderful concerts with appetizers and a no-host wine bar in intimate venues. A portion of our proceeds go to local school music programs. www.watermusicfestival.com 800-451-2542
Tillamook
Jun 13-Sep 26Saturday Farmers Market - Local produce and products, entertainment, and plenty of fun and good food on Saturdays from 9am-2pm. www.tillamookfarmersmarket.com503-812-9326
Sep 04-Sep 07Tillamook Forest Center: A Weekend of Activities - Join the Tillamook Center for a full slate of programs over Labor Day weekend. Special programs include Tea Time: Tonics of the Forest, Beautiful Butterflies, Killer Birds, and Cougars: Our Secretive Neighbors. www.tillamookforestcenter.org866-930-4646
Sep 12Tillamook Tales: Raptors - It’s story time at the Tillamook Forest Center! Join us to explore the forest through stories, songs, and activities – geared for young children (ages 3-6) and their caregivers. This program is FREE and will be held the second Saturday of each month at the Tillamook Forest Center and includes a snack. www.tillamookforestcenter.org866-930-4646
Oct 16-Oct 31The Barn Community Playhouse: Dames at Sea - Dames At Sea is a tap-happy, navy-crazy celebration of the 30's movie musicals, with a heart as big as the ocean, where an understudy must step in to fill the shoes of an incapacitated lead and become the star of the show! With a good measure of the "let's put on a show" exuberance from the films of Judy Garland and Mickey Rooney, and a large dose of the elaborate musical numbers from the Busby Berkeley movie musical extravaganzas. Dames at Sea manages whit just a small cast to provide plenty of fun and high energy musical moments to the well-known story. Admission: Adults $15, Senior/Student $10, Family of four $40. www.tillamooktheater.com503-812-1163
Dec 05 Festival of Trees Opens at the Tillamook County Pioneer Museum - “Festival of Trees” opens to the public during regular museum hours, 10 AM to 4 PM, Tuesday-Sunday. Admission. www.tcpm.org503-842-4553
Dec 11Festival of Trees Gala & Auction at the Tillamook County Pioneer Museum - 5:30-8:00 PM. A limited number of tickets will be available November 17. www.tcpm.org503-842-4553
Pacific City
Sep 11-Sep 13Blowsion 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. www.BlowsionSurfSlam.com
Sep 18-Sep 20Cape Kiwanda Longboard Classic - Besides great surfing action, there's a pig feast, bonfire, live music, and product demos and displays. www.capekiwandalongboardclassic.com503-483-1025
Oct 07-Oct 11International Beachcombing Conference 2015 - 2015 Int’l Beachcombing Conference is coming to the U.S. west coast for the first time since its inception in 2009. October 7-11, beachcombers, sea glass junkies and coastal lovers will gather in Pacific Beach/Seabrook, WA. www.thebeachcombingconference.com703-609-2714
Neskowin
May 23-Sep 26Saturday Farmers Market - Open 9am to 1pm [email protected]503-392-3582
Oct 03Harvest Festival - Fundraiser with a huge something-for-everyone silent auction, quilt raffle, local arts and crafts vendors, music, entertainment, and food. www.neskowinvalleyschool.com503-392-3124
Oct 18Neskowin Chamber Music Series: Clea Galhano and Rene Izquierdo - Concerts are held at The Chapel at Camp Wi-Ne-Ma, on Wi-Ne-Ma Road, off Highway 101, about three miles north of Neskowin. www.neskowinchambermusic.org503-965-6499
Nov 15Neskowin Chamber Music Series: Aeolus String Quartet - Concerts are held at The Chapel at Camp Wi-Ne-Ma, on Wi-Ne-Ma Road, off Highway 101, about three miles north of Neskowin. www.neskowinchambermusic.org503-965-6499
Jan 10Neskowin Chamber Music Series: Pacifica String Quartet - Concerts are held at The Chapel at Camp Wi-Ne-Ma, on Wi-Ne-Ma Road, off Highway 101, about three miles north of Neskowin. www.neskowinchambermusic.org503-965-6499
Feb 14Neskowin Chamber Music Series: Quatuor Danel String Quartet www.neskowinchambermusic.org503-965-6499
Mar 13Neskowin Chamber Music Series: Boston Piano Trio - Concerts are held at The Chapel at Camp Wi-Ne-Ma, on Wi-Ne-Ma Road, off Highway 101, about three miles north of Neskowin. www.neskowinchambermusic.org503-965-6499
Apr 10Neskowin Chamber Music Series: Andreas Klein, pianist - Concerts are held at The Chapel at Camp Wi-Ne-Ma, on Wi-Ne-Ma Road, off Highway 101, about three miles north of Neskowin. www.neskowinchambermusic.org503-965-6499
May 15Neskowin Chamber Music Series: Mixed group (clarinet, violin, cello, piano) - Concerts are held at The Chapel at Camp Wi-Ne-Ma, on Wi-Ne-Ma Road, off Highway 101, about three miles north of Neskowin. www.neskowinchambermusic.org503-965-6499
Otis
Jul 02-Aug 31"Elements: Ocean + Valley: leach, lehman, snyder, wilson-werner" - "ELEMENTS: OCEAN+VALLEY leach, lehman, snyder, wilson-werner" July 2nd--Aug 31, 2015 Four person art show at Black Market Gourmet 495 Central, Coos Bay 541-269-0194 call for hours www.susanlehmanartist.com541-347-9888
Sep 19Improve your community at the SOLVE Beach & Riverside Cleanup, Sept. 19 - For over three decades Oregonians have been showing their love for Oregon by volunteering at the annual SOLVE Beach & Riverside Cleanup, presented by the Oregon Lottery. There are over 100 projects across the state for you to choose from. http://solveoregon.org/what-we-do/solve-503-844-9571 ext. 332
Lincoln City
Mar 07-Dec 19Culinary Center Classes - Held every Saturday, the topics range from healthy seafood to South American flavors to Kids in the Kitchen. www.oregoncoast.org/culinary541-557-1125
May 03-Oct 11Outdoor Farmers & Crafters Market - Every Sunday, 9 am to 3 pm. www.lincolncityfarmersmarket.org541-921-0062
Sep 05 Surf City Classic Car Show - At the Chinook Winds Casino Resort from 10 AM – 6 PM. Beer Garden • Live Music • Food & Fun. www.oregoncoast.org
Sep 09Clamming Clinic - Clamming Clinic starting with a brief lecture at Driftwood Public Library (801 SW Hwy 101) followed by a trip to Siletz Bay to dig clams! www.oregoncoast.org800-452-2151
Sep 10Lincoln City Cultural Center: Celtic Concert--Men of Worth www.lincolncity-culturalcenter.org541-994-9994
Sep 11-Sep 12Chinook Winds Casino Resort: Lynyrd Skynyrd - Lynyrd Skynyrd live at the Chinook Winds Casino Resort at 8 PM. Tickets $61-$91. Reserve your seats by phone, in person at the Chinook Winds Box Office. www.chinookwindscasino.com888-624-6228
Sep 11-Sep 13Pride Festival - This fun and fabulous weekend includes stand-up comedy, live bands, dancing, flamingo bingo, food and more in support of LGBT communities. www.oregoncoastpride.com541-992-5353
Sep 12Cruisin’ the Bay Car Show - In the Historic Taft District of Lincoln City! www.oregoncoast.org/calendar
Sep 16Crabbing Clinic - Crabbing Clinic at SW 51st Street in the Historic Taft District of Lincoln City. Clinic starts with a brief orientation followed by crabbing! www.oregoncoast.org800-452-2151
Sep 17Lincoln City Cultural Center: Tunes in the Dunes All-Star Ukulele Concert www.tunesinthedunes.com541-994-9994
Sep 19Lincoln City 50th Celebration Parade - Parade at 10 AM on Highway 101, starting at the Cultural Center, 540 NE Hwy 101 and ending at the Community Center, NE 22nd Street and Hwy 101. Community picnic to follow the parade at Kirtsis Park. www.oregoncoast.org541-996-7474
Sep 24-Sep 27Celebration of Honor - At Chinook Winds Casino Resort. An annual event honoring active duty personnel, military veterans and their families that will feature the presentation of the Oregon Veteran’s Medal, the Field of Flags, and the re-dedication of the Veteran’s Memorial. www.oregoncoast.org/celebration-of-honor541- 996-1274
Sep 26Lincoln City Cultural Center: Wild Hog in the Woods (Down Home Acoustic Trio) www.lincolncity-culturalcenter.org541-994-9994
Oct 01Lincoln City Cultural Center: Brazilian Guitar Duo www.lincolncity-culturalcenter.org541-994-9994
Oct 02-Oct 03Chinook Winds Casino Resort: George Thorogood & Los Lobos - George Thorogood & Los Lobos live at the Chinook Winds Casino Resort at 8 PM. Tickets $40-$55. Reserve your seats by phone, in person at Chinook Winds Box Office, or online. www.chinookwindscasino.com888-624-6228
Oct 03Wild Mushroom Cook-off - Wild Mushroom Cook-Off at the Culinary Center in Lincoln City from 11AM – 2PM. Free admission at the door with tasting-sized portions available for a small fee. www.oregoncoast.org800-452-2151
Oct 03Artober Brewfest - Artisans, Craft Beers, and Culinary Craftsmen in a family-friendly celebration of the great bounty on the Oregon Coast. Held at the Lincoln City Cultural Center. www.lincolncity-culturalcenter.org541-994-3070
Oct 08Let There Be Arts Gala - Semi-formal attire event include drinks, heavy appetizers, and dessert. Entertainment will be provided by local talent. Opportunities will be available at the Gala to purchase raffle tickets for gifts provided by local businesses, and original artwork. All proceeds go to fund the activities and programs of Let There Be Arts. At the Sitka Center for Art and Ecology. www.lettherebearts.com503-812-7813
Oct 10Lincoln City Cultural Center: Paul Chasman & the Great Gatleys www.lincolncity-culturalcenter.org541-994-9994
Oct 10-Oct 11Fall Kite Festival - Held on the beach, in the center of Lincoln City, at the D-River Wayside on Saturday and Sunday. www.oregoncoast.org800-452-2151
Oct 17-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. www.oregoncoast.org/finders-keepers800-452-2151
Oct 18NW Loopfest - At the Lincoln City Cultural Center. www.lincolncity-culturalcenter.org/541-994-9994
Oct 24Lincoln City Cultural Center: "Don Giovanni" with Cascadia Concert Opera www.lincolncity-culturalcenter.org541-994-9994
Oct 31Lincoln City Cultural Center: Big Band Dance with the Lincoln Pops www.lincolncity-culturalcenter.org541-994-9994
Nov 14Restoration Pow Wow - Come enjoy the fun and celebrate at Chinook Winds Casino. www.chinookwindscasino.com888-CHINOOK
Nov 14-Nov 15Chowder Cook-Off - Chowder Cook-Off at the Lincoln City Outlets. Event features “Best Chowder” competition, local beers and wines, live music, kids’ activities! Admission: $5. www.oregoncoast.org/chowder-cook-off800-452-2151
Depoe Bay
Sep 19Indian Style Salmon Bake - Enjoy a succulent salmon meal, great performances and music. Over 2,000 pounds of salmon is slow roasted to perfection on alder stakes, just as the native Americans did 2,000 years ago. Traditional dance and song from Native peoples. www.depoebaychamber.org541-765-2889
Oct 31Witches of Depoe Bay - Fun, games and food for children at Community Center. www.depoebaychamber.org541-765-2889
Dec 05A Whale of a Christmas - Amidst festive decorations and carolers, the Depoe Bay Christmas tree is lit. Join us for this truly magical event at the Whale Center. www.depoebaychamber.org541-765-2889
Newport
May 09-Oct 31Outdoor 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 23-Dec 31Oregon Coast Aquarium Exhibit: Secrets of Shipwrecks: Part History. Part Mystery www.aquarium.org541-867-3474
Sep 12Newport Performing Arts Center: George Winston - The Oregon Coast Council for the Arts Capital Campaign is partnering with coastal event company Show Sherpas to present world renowned pianist George Winston at Newport’s Performing Arts Center Saturday September 12th at 7:30pm. Premium Seating is $45.00 and General Seating is $35.00, not including fees. www.coastarts.org541-265-2787
Sep 19Writers on the Edge: Rob Yardumian - Rob Yardumian, author of the novel The Sound of Songs Across the Water, and the accompanying album Sing with Me Brother, for We Have Sinned, is our guest at Nye Beach Writers this month. Expect not only words but great music, too. www.writersontheedge.org541-563-6263
Sep 26Sea Otter Awareness Day - The Oregon Coast Aquarium’s resident sea otters will co-host a variety of self-guided educational activities and special events. www.aquarium.org 541-867-3474
Sep 27Oregon Coast Glassworks Party & Celebration - Party and celebration with demos and gifts. www.oregoncoastglassworks.com541-574-8226
Oct 02-Oct 04Oregon Coast Jazz Party - Oregon Coast Jazz Party follows the "jazz party" format, which means that the musicians appear in different combinations called "sets" during the three-day event. www.jazzatnewport.org541-265-2787
Oct 09-Nov 01Newport Performing Arts Center: Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike - Christopher Durang's 2013 Tony Award winning show for best play! It's the funny, sunny play about gloomy people! Admission: $15 adults, students & seniors $14 www.redoctopustheatre.org541-265-ARTS
Oct 17Writers on the Edge: Oregon Book Award honorees - Oregon Book Award honorees Alex Tizon, Cari Luna, and Dawn Diez Willis. www.writersontheedge.org541-563-6263
Nov 07Oyster Cloyster at the Oregon Coast Aquarium - Oyster Cloyster is an exceptional event where Oregon-based chefs will serve up their own take on the oyster, competing for the attention and votes of professional judges and party goers. Guests savor delectable foods from the land and sea, Oregon wines and craft beer from Rogue Ales as they explore the Aquarium’s serene exhibit galleries after-hours. Behind the scenes tours, live music and no-stakes casino games with dealers from Chinook Winds Casino Resort provide hours of entertainment for this roving event. www.oystercloyster.org 541- 867-FISH
Nov 13-Nov 29Newport Performing Arts Center: Avenue Q - Avenue Q is part felt and part flesh and packed with heart. It tells the timeless story of a recent college grad who meets the girl next door and the colorful characters who live on Avenue Q. It’s a show about how life isn’t always great, but when bad things happen, it’s only for now. Winner of the TONY “Triple Crown” for Best Musical, Best Score and Best Book!Avenue Q addresses issues like drinking, sex and strong language. Parents should use discretion based on the maturity level of their children. November 13–15, 20–22, 27–29, Fridays and Saturdays 7:30 pm, Sundays 2pm. Admission (adult, children, seniors, matinee): $18. Cyn Wilkes is delighted to be the director of this production, before she came to the Oregon Coast she worked as a creature effects artisan for the Jim Henson Creature Shop. www.coastarts.org541-265-ARTS
Nov 21Writers on the Edge: Mark Pomeroy - Mark Pomeroy is the author of The Brightwood Stillness (OSU Press, 2014). His short stories, poems, and essays have appeared in Open Spaces, The Wordstock 10, Portland Magazine, The Oregonian, the Waco Tribune-Herald, and What Teaching Means: Stories from America's Classrooms. He has received an Oregon Literary Fellowship for fiction and a residency at Caldera Arts. www.writersontheedge.org541-563-6263
Dec 04-Dec 06Holiday House Christmas Craft Show - Celebrating 35 years of unique Christmas crafts! Holiday House has homemade breads & treats, Christmas decor, wreaths, soaps, jewelry, toys & more. Don't forget the Santa's, Angels, Snowmen & Ornaments too! Yaquina Bay Yacht Club (750 SE Bay Blvd) www.facebook.com/HolidayHouseNewport503-871-0789
Waldport
Sep 26Cruzin' for Crab www.waldport-chamber.com541-563-2133
Dec 12Christmas In Waldport & Candlelite Bridge Walk - An annual tradition with pet parade, visits with Santa, and the one-of-a-kind candlelight bridge walk. ww.waldport-chamber.com541-563-2133
Yachats
May 10-Oct 18Sunday 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
Sep 04-Sep 07Yachats Arts Guild Gallery - Nearly 30 coast artists will display their work in oils, watercolors, photography, acrylics, pen and ink, wood and other media. www.yachatsartsguild.com
Sep 05Yachats 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
Sep 05-Sep 06Sky Candy: Yachats Kite Festival - This is a joyous historic festival and chock full of activities that are fun for all ages. These include kite demonstrations, contests, and public kite-flying. There will also be several professional kite fliers as well as giant kite fliers. www.yachats.org
Sep 11-Sep 13Fall Blues Car Show & Shine - Show and shine, dinner, and live entertainment. www.fallbluessns.com
Sep 11-Sep 20One of Us Productions: Nunsensations - Performances at 7 pm Fridays and Saturdays; and 2 pm Sundays Yachats Commons Auditorium, Hwy 101 & W 5th St. Family Comedy/Musical. Come experience Live Theater brought to you by One of Us Productions. Tickets $15. www.yachats.org541-547-4121
Oct 16-Oct 18Mushroom Fest - Enjoy wild forest mushroom cuisine, expert led mushroom walks, talks and exhibits, culinary and fungi arts workshops, culinary mushroom markets, wine tasting, and live entertainment. www.yachats.org800-929-0477
Nov 13-Nov 15Rainspout Music Festival - A celebration of Celtic and Bluegrass music. Join us for a weekend of concerts, workshops, jam sessions and ceilis. This festival emerges from the Yachats Celtic Music Festival (2000-2014) and is charting a new course in 2015. www.yachatscelticmusicfestival.com
Florence
Aug 21-Aug 30Florence Events Center Theater: Whose Wives Are They? - www.eventcenter.org541-997-1994
Sep 06-Sep 15Florence Events Center Theater: Chicago www.eventcenter.org541-997-1994
Sep 10Model Car Show - Collectors can look, buy, sell and trade and this popular event. www.eventcenter.org541-997-1994
Sep 11-Sep 13Rods n' Rhodies Invitational Car Show www.florencechamber.com541-997-3128
Sep 26Festival 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 03Octoberfest - www.eventcenter.org541-997-1994
Oct 04Florence Events Center: Cascadia Opera - www.eventcenter.org541-997-1994
Oct 09SEA Presents "Quatro" - www.eventcenter.org541-997-1994
Oct 14Eugene Ballet “ Sleeping Beauty” - www.eventcenter.org541-997-1994
Oct 18SEA Presents Bob Welch - www.eventcenter.org541-997-1994
Oct 24Jazz Kings “Swing’s the Thing” - www.eventcenter.org541-997-1994
Nov 06-Nov 15Last Resort Players: Chicago www.eventcenter.org541-997-1994
Nov 13-Nov 15Annual Holiday Bazaar by The Florence Ladies of Elks - At the Elks Lodge at 1686 12th Street. Hours are Fri 1-8pm, Sat 9am-4pm, and Sun 8am-11am. Lunch will be sold on Saturday from 11:30am to 1:30pm, Homemade Soups and Chili with cornbread. Sunday morning Waffle Breakfast from 8 to 10:30am. www.florenceelks.com/LOE
Nov 21Florence Events Center: world-class tenor Ken Lavigne - www.SEAcoastEA.org541-997-1994
Jan 29Florence Events Center: flamenco with Jesse Cook - www.SEAcoastEA.org541-997-1994
Reedsport
May 15-Oct 30Reedsport 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. www.oldtownreedsport.com(541) 271-3044
Winchester Bay
Aug 29-Aug 30Art by the Bay - Observe the styles & skills of potters, painters, carvers, jewelers and more along with kids art games, food, wine, lighthouse tours, and more. www.winchesterbay.org541-297-6073
Lakeside
Sep 01-Oct 31Street of Scarecrows - Businesses, clubs and individuals to put scarecrows up in their yards, businesses, or anywhere else. 541-759-3981
Sep 12-Sep 13CDBA Dragboat Races www.cdbaracing.com
North Bend
Aug 28-Sep 13Little Theater on the Bay: The Full Monty - A burlesque Adult Comedy stage adaptation based on the 1997 BAFTA award-winning British film about six out-of-work steelworkers with nothing to lose! Rated R, no children please! www.onbroadwaytheater.com541-756-4336
Sep 12-Sep 13Southern Oregon Dahlia Society Show & Butterfly Tea - Gorgeous displays at the Pony Village Mall. www.ponyvm.com541-267-0740
Sep 12-Sep 13Mill-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
Oct 23-Oct 31LTOB’s Haunted House - Who better to “act” like vampires, ghosts and ghouls than community actors? Costumes pulled from Little Theatre on the Bay’s own costume room, lighting specials and wicked music effects and mazes that would fool a rat. www.ltob.net541-756-4336
Coos Bay
May 06-Oct 28Downtown Farmers Market - Every Wednesday and Sunday 9 AM to 3 PM with farm fresh fruits, vegetables, flowers, plants and more in downtown Coos Bay. www.coosbaydowntown.org/farmers-market541-269-0215
May 26-Sep 05Marshfield 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
Aug 18-Sep 15Music on the Bay: Tuesday Concerts - Free live music concerts held every Tuesday in Mingus Park, starting at 7 p.m. www.facebook.com/musiconthebay541-269-0215
Sep 11-Sep 27Dolphin Playhouse: A Wrinkle in Time - A Wrinkle in Time is adapted from the classic science fantasy novel by Madeleine L'Engle and is the story of siblings Meg and Charles Wallace Murry, who rescue their father from captivity on the planet of Camazotz—and in the process save the universe from the clutches of an evil power called IT. They are aided in their struggles by Calvin O'Keefe, a friend who travels with them across the universe, the three strange old ladies, Mrs. Who, Mrs. Whatsit, and Mrs. Which, who guide the children through the galaxies; the tentacled monster, Aunt Beast; and IT, a disembodied human brain. Both the characters and the plot seem believable. The play is adapted by John Glore.*Admission (adult, children, seniors, matinee): $10/adult; $5 children (12 and under); $8 senior/student. [email protected]541-808-2611
Sep 12-Sep 13Coos Basin Amateur Salmon Derby - BBQ & Silent Auction, Friday 5 pm, Salmon Derby is on Saturday & Sunday at California & Eastside Boat Ramps. Weigh in at Mill Casino Boardwalk. www.oregonsadventurecoast.com541-888-5515
Sep 18-Sep 19Cruz the Coos - More than 400 classic cars can be seen at this fun filled event. Saturday night Cruz the Coos through downtown Coos Bay and show and shine at Shore Acres State Park during the day. www.sunsetclassicchevys.com541-888-3863
Sep 19Prefontaine Memorial Run - A 10,000 meter road race honoring one of America’s greatest distance runners. 10km, or 2M walk. Hilly, out and back. www.prefontainerun.com541-269-1103
Sep 19-Sep 20Coos Sand N’ Sea: Sea of Quilts XX - A quilt show featuring a large variety of quilts, hourly demonstrations, exhibits, quilt challenge entries, a vendor mall & member boutique of handmade items, raffle quilt, Featured Quilter exhibit, and a snack bar. www.facebook.com/coossandnseaquiltguild541-297-2251
Sep 19-Sep 20Bay 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
Sep 26Stand up! For the Bay - Stand UP! For the Bay is a paddle event, and celebration of national estuaries day. Event takes place in downtown Coos Bay, at the public dock/boardwalk. Meet on the boardwalk (across from Visitor Center). A participatory waiver form will need to be signed by all those who wish to participate. The group will either stand up paddle, canoe, or kayak, in the bay along a route that is designed for ease of travel, with consideration of tide and wind direction. The route will be moderate in length and will take 1-2 hours. There will be support people in place incase of emergency. A boat and two lifeguards will be on watch for safety purposes. Life jackets are required. This event includes live music as well as a paddle board jousting event. After the paddle there will be a luau. www.coosbay.surfrider.org
Oct 16-Oct 17Experimental Drawing with Pat Snyder - Renowned local artist, printmaker and art educator Pat Snyder will share with workshop participants the kinetics of abstract drawing and painting, with emphasis on the drawing component. www.coosart.org(541) 267-3901
Oct 23-Nov 08Dolphin Playhouse: The Real Inspector Hound - The Real Inspector Hound, by Tom Stoppard, is a parody of the stereotypical British parlor mystery in the style of Agatha Christie's The Mousetrap, The plot follows two theatre critics named Moon and Birdboot who are watching a ludicrous setup of a country house murder mystery, in the style of a whodunit. By chance, they become involved in the action causing a series of events that parallel the play they are watching. Admission: $10/adult; $5 children (12 and under); $8 senior/studentAdmission (adult, children, seniors, matinee). [email protected]541-808-2611
Charleston
Sep 04-Sep 06Oregon Shorebird Festival - Activities planned for birders of all skill levels, including expertly guided land based field trips, birding by canoe, and a pelagic trip. www.fws.gov/oregoncoast541-867-4550
Sep 19Orchid Day at Shore Acres State Park - Orchids “Gems of the Rain Forest”. Garden House will be open, displays by the Pacific Orchid Society. Cookies, coffee and punch. This event is free, but please note there is a $5 parking fee. www.shoreacres.net541-888-2472
Sep 26Dahlia 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
Oct 02-Oct 04Octoberfish - Friday night: Movie at the Egyptian Theatre followed by a social hour. Saturday: Noon to Night in the Charleston Marina parking lot. “Tuna Guy” Challenge – tailgate Seafood Cook Off Hosted by OCCI. Enjoy Food, Spirits, Art and Lots of MUSIC. Sunday: Beach & Charleston Community Clean-Up HELP cleanup after the party! Meet at the small boat basin parking lot 10am – 2pm. Come on down. Admission is $1/person or 3 cans of food is encouraged. Celebrate the culture, art, people, history and lots of music in Charleston. Projected food prices are $10/person or $25/family. www.oregonsadventurecoast.com/listings/o
Coquille
Jun 06-Sep 05Sawdust Theatre: 'Tricked at the Trestle' or 'Taken Down the Garden Path' - Paddy Everlasting turns to the villainous Cavanaugh Sallowbanks for a loan to log his land. Unwittingly duped, his troubles soon begin. His sweet daughter Pearly and niece Tansy are quite taken with the dashing dastard. Will the intrepid Herkimer Bradshaw and Hawkshaw the Railroad Detective be able to thwart the villain’s evil plan? Written by local Sawdusters, the melodrama features titillating olios, buxom maids, and handsome gents. Show times 8 pm on Saturdays and 3pm on select Sundays. www.SawdustTheatre.com541-396-4563
Oct 03Harvest Moon Festival www.coquillechamber.net541-396-3414
Dec 05Christmas in Coquille - Victorian Christmas Celebration, Lighted Parade, Victorian Tea and Craft Bazaar coquillechamber.net541-396-3414
Bandon
May 01-Dec 19Old 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
Jun 27-Sep 26Meet & Greet Artists of Second Street Gallery, Bandon - Each weekend during the summer, the Gallery features an artist who will demonstrate their work and speak about their creative process. The gallery will post updated schedules in the website as more artists are added to the line up. Join us! http://secondstreetgallery.net541-347-4133
Aug 14-Aug 30Sprague Community Theater: The Spitfire Grill - A feisty parolee follows her dreams, based on a page from an old travel book, to a small town in Wisconsin and finds a place for herself working at Hannah's Spitfire Grill. It is for sale but there are no takers for the only eatery in the depressed town, so newcomer Percy suggests to Hannah that she raffle it off. Entry fees are one hundred dollars and the best essay on why you want the grill wins. Soon, mail is arriving by the wheelbarrow full and things are definitely cookin' at the Spitfire Grill. www.spraguetheater.org541-347-7426
Sep 11-Sep 13Cranberry Festival - The Cranberry Capital of Oregon celebrates with a whole weekend of fun for the whole family. www.bandon.com541-347-9616
Sep 24Bandon Showcase: The Diamonds www.bandonshowcase.org541-347-SHOW
Sep 25SEA Seminars: “Birds of Tanzania: Birding the Big Year With Noah Strycker” - Harv Schubothe and Kelle Herrick; 9 AM Bandon Community Center. Field trip not included. www.sea-edu.org541-260-7770
Oct 09-Oct 10Oregon Coast Film Festival - Documentary films from regional and local film makers, students and inspiring video storytellers. www.oregoncoastfilmfestival.org
Oct 16-Nov 01Sprague Community Theater: Always Patsy Cline - This is a tribute to Patsy Cline provided by the help of the Bandon Lions Club. www.spraguetheater.org541-347-7426
Dec 10Bandon Showcase: Craicmore "A Celtic Yuletide Christmas" www.bandonshowcase.org541-347-SHOW
Port Orford
Apr 01-Oct 31Hughes House, Cape Blanco Lighthouse, & Lifeboat Station Tours - Open 10am-3:30 pm Wednesday through Monday. www.capeblancoheritagesociety.com
May 23-Oct 31Saturday 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. www.facebook.com/PortOrfordFarmersMarket541-287-2000
Aug 30Port Orford Jubilee Car and RV Show - Car and RV Show, $25.00 entry fee, free to the public. Trophies and ribbons awarded. Auction for Jerry's Rogue Jet Boat ride, value up to $190.00. Bar B Que Live Music 9am till 3 pm Driftwood elementary School grounds across from Chevron. www.enjoyportorford.com1-541-332-4400 after 11am
Sep 11-Sep 13Cape Blanco Wild Rivers Coast Air & Ag Show www.enjoyportorford.com541-332-8055
Sep 26Mildred Hill Concert: Port Orford Blues and Dance Club Band - "Tulsa Sound" blues and jazz at Zion Lutheran Church at 7pm. [email protected] 541-332-1167
Gold Beach
May 01-Oct 15Jet Boat Tours - Have a trip of a lifetime up the Rogue River on a jetboat. www.roguejets.com800-451-3645
Aug 27-Aug 30Curry 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 08-Sep 13CAF Salmon Derby - www.rogueriversalmon.org541-247-7142
Sep 12Bike the Rogue River - All three Bike the Rogue routes follow the banks of the Rogue River in this spectacularly scenic and remote southwestern corner of Oregon...where the Rogue River meets the ocean. www.goldbeachrotary.com
Sep 12Gold Beach Brew & Art Festival - Craft Breweries from all over the Pacific Northwest, the best food vendors to accompany the brews - no two alike, classic car show will be held outside, live music all day, onsite artisans. Presale tickets $10 or $15 at the door. www.goldbeachbrewfest.org541-490-1593
Sep 19-Sep 20Festival of Quilts - Gold Beach Quilters' Guild presents a quilt show on Saturday and Sunday at the Event Center. www.goldbeach.org541-412-7389
Oct 02-Oct 18Rogue Playhouse: “Big Nose,” “Nobody's Famous,” & “The Basement” - Three one-act plays on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. www.EllensburgTheaterCompany.com541-247-4382
Pistol River
Sep 26Pistol River Concert Association: True North - Hailing from Oregon’s beautiful Willamette valley, Americana-bluegrass quartet True North combines traditional bluegrass instrumentation with fat harmonies and folk-edged songwriting for a distinctive sound that is fresh, warm and memorable. www.pistolriver.com541-247-2848
Oct 24Pistol River Concert Association: Jerron "Blind Boy" Paxton - Jerron "Blind Boy" Paxton (born January 26, 1989) is an American musician from Los Angeles. A vocalist and multi-instrumentalist, Paxton's style draws from blues and jazz music before World War II and is influenced by the likes of Fats Waller and "Blind" Lemon Jefferson www.pistolriver.com541-247-2848
Brookings
May 09-Dec 12Second Saturday Art Walk - Second Saturday of each month, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., at various sites on or near Chetco Avenue. There are about eight galleries/venues. Most offer live music and free refreshments. Often there are special events, like artist demonstrations, short theatrical performances, special musical performances, etc. www.wildriverscoastart.com
Jun 06-Oct 10Saturday Artisan Market - Fresh, local produce. Various artisans with their handcrafted items. Fresh breads and musical entertainment. Every Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. on the Boardwalk, Port of Brookings Harbor www.port-brookings-harbor.com541-469-9522
Jun 07-Sep 13American 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. www.brookings.or.us541-469-3181
Sep 04-Sep 06Slam'n Salmon Ocean Derby www.port-brookings-harbor.com541-469-2218
Sep 11-Sep 20Brookings–Harbor Community Theater: Sex Please, We're 60 - www.brookingsharborcommunitytheater.com541-469-4700
Sep 18-Oct 04Chetco Playhouse: Addam’s Family - THE ADDAMS FAMILY features an original story, and it's every father's nightmare. Wednesday Addams, the ultimate princess of darkness, has grown up and fallen in love with a sweet, smart young man from a respectable family - a man her parents have never met. And if that weren't upsetting enough, Wednesday confides in her father and begs him not to tell her mother. Now, Gomez Addams must do something he's never done before - keep a secret from his beloved wife, Morticia. Everything will change for the whole family on the fateful night they host a dinner for Wednesday's 'normal' boyfriend and his parents. Adult/Seniors $15, Child/Student $7. www.chetcopelicanplayers.org541-469-1877
Oct 09-Oct 18Brookings–Harbor Community Theater: Groovy www.brookingsharborcommunitytheater.com541-469-4700
Nov 12-Nov 21Brookings–Harbor Community Theater: Sleeping Beauty - www.brookingsharborcommunitytheater.com541-469-4700
Dec 04-Dec 13Brookings–Harbor Community Theater: Anne of Green Gables www.brookingsharborcommunitytheater.com541-469-4700
Dec 04-Dec 13Chetco Playhouse: Miracle on 34th Street www.chetcopelicanplayers.org541-469-1877
 

 


 
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