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Celebrate the bounty of the Northwest at this annual spring event in Astoria. Celebrate the flavors of the Northwest with the annual Astoria-Warrenton Crab, Seafood & Wine Festival. Now in its 33rd year, this long-running North Coast event takes place April 24-26 at the Clatsop County Fairgrounds in Astoria. Nearly 50 Oregon wineries and over 100 booths are filled with... [read more]
 
Yoga practitioners of all levels will gather in Cannon Beach, Oregon for a weekend of yoga and meditation workshops with renowned instructors at the Cannon Beach Yoga Festival March 6-8, 2015 Yoga instructors and practitioners of all levels can choose from 10 hours of yoga workshops, meditation and other programs over three days at the 5th annual Cannon Beach Yoga... [read more]
 
Master artists create monumental sculptures that are washed away by the next high tide at the Cannon Beach Sandcastle Contest, a 50-year tradition in Cannon Beach, Oregon. Cannon Beach, Oregon will host its annual Sandcastle Contest Saturday, June 20, the oldest competition of its kind in the Pacific Northwest and the most popular event in this Oregon Coast town. Dozens... [read more]
 
Coaster Theatre Playhouse 2015 Season
Cannon Beach
Through December 21
Coaster Theatre Playhouse announces 2015 season. Now in its 43rd season, Coaster Theater offers quality community theater in Cannon Beach. Mystery, intrigue, carnivorous plants, witches looking for love, a moat swimming princess, a mother and daughter coming to a difficult choice and two old friends finding love...there's something in store for every theater goer. Executive Director Patrick Lathrop says, "We... [read more]
 
Savor Cannon Beach
March 12-15
Four days of wine tastings, culinary events and a wine walk make Savor Cannon Beach one of the Northwest's most unique wine and culinary festivals. Four days of wine tastings, culinary events and a wine walk featuring dozens of Northwest wineries are planned for the Savor Cannon Beach Wine and Culinary Festival, March 12-15, 2015 in Cannon Beach, Oregon. This... [read more]
 
Fisher Poets Gathering
Astoria
Through March 1
Originally conceived as a modest cultural reunion for friends working in the commercial fishing fleet, the FisherPoets Gathering now attracts a thousand fans to Astoria the last weekend in February for performances from scores of fisherpoets and musicians. Celebrating the creative culture of the commercial fishing industry, the FisherPoets Gathering takes place in Astoria, Oregon from February 27 to March... [read more]
 
The World of Haystack Rock
Cannon Beach
Through April 8
The Friends of Haystack Rock sponsor six community lectures in Cannon Beach. The World of Haystack Rock is a series of free community lectures sponsored by the Friends of Haystack Rock and the Cannon Beach Library. Lectures are scheduled the second Wednesday of the month, November to April, 7-8:30pm. The first presentation will be at the Cannon Beach Community Center... [read more]
 
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Astoria

including Warrenton & Hammond
Through March 1 Fisher Poets Gathering
Various Locations
March 5 Science on Tap: Beyond Geology
Fort George Brewery in the Lovell Building
March 7 Sip, Savor & UnWined
Liberty Theater, 1203 Commercial St. 503.325.9767
March 28 SOLVE Spring Oregon Beach Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503.844.9571
April 24-26 Astoria Warrenton Crab, Seafood & Wine Festival
Clatsop County Fairgrounds 503.325.6311
May 28-31 Annual Tenor Guitar Gathering
Various Locations 310.403.8880
June 4-7 Goonies 30th Film Anniversary
various locations 503.325.6311
June 12-28 Astoria Music Festival
Various Venues 503.325.9896
June 19-21 Scandinavian Midsummer Festival
Clatsop County Fairgrounds 503.325.6311 or 800.875.6807
September 19 SOLVE Beach & Riverside Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503-.844.9571

Bandon

& Coquille
March 17 Double Feature Performance
Sprague Community Theater, 1202 11th St. SW 541.347.7469
March 28 SOLVE Spring Oregon Beach Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503.844.9571
May 1-2 Old Town Marketplace Farmer & Artisian Market
250 First Street SW, Port of Bandon 541.347.3206
May 13 In Concert, Anthony Kearns
Sprague Community Theater, 1202 11th St. SW 541.347.7469
September 19 SOLVE Beach & Riverside Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503-.844.9571

Brookings

March 28 SOLVE Spring Oregon Beach Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503.844.9571
May 22-25 76th Annual Azalea Festival
Various Locations 541.469.3181
May 22-25 Party at the Port
Port at Brookings Harbor 541.469.3181
June 19-20 Wild Rouge Relay
Various Locations 541.469.3181
July 18-19 Southern Oregon Kite Festival
Sporthaven Beach, 6330 Lower Harbor Road
July 31-August 2 Cape Blanco Music Festival
Sixes 541.345.9263
August 1-2 Festival of Arts in Sout Park
Stout Park 541.469.3181
August 7-9 Pirates of the Pacific Festival
Boardwalk at the Port of Brookings-Harbor 541.251.4422
August 15-16 Wild Rivers Music Festival
Azalea Park
August 22 Raining Cats and Dogs
Kite Field, Port of Brookings Harbor 16024 Boat Basin Rd.
September 4-6 Slam'n Salmon Ocean Derby
Port at Brookings Harbor 541.469.3181
September 19 SOLVE Beach & Riverside Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503-.844.9571

Cannon Beach

& Arch Cape
March 6-8 Cannon Beach Yoga Festival
Cannon Beach 503.440.1649
March 12-15 Savor Cannon Beach
Cannon Beach 503.717.1122
March 28 SOLVE Spring Oregon Beach Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503.844.9571
April 4-August 1 Puffins Return to Haystack Rock
Haystack Rock at Cannon Beach
April 10-12 Get Lit at the Beach
Tolovana Arts Colony 503.440.0684
April 16-27 Twelve Days of Earth Celebration
Various Cannon Beach Locations
May 1-3 Spring Unveiling Arts Festival
Various Cannon Beach Locations
June 20-21 Cannon Beach Sandcastle Contest
Cannon Beach 503.436.2623
September 19 SOLVE Beach & Riverside Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503-.844.9571
November 6-8 28th Annual Stormy Weather Arts Festival
Various Cannon Beach Locations 503.436.2623

Coos Bay

including North Bend & Charleston
March 13-15 26th Annual South Coast Clambake Jazz Festival
3201 Tremont Ave. Mill Casino 541.756.8800 or 541.267.7665
March 28 SOLVE Spring Oregon Beach Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503.844.9571
April 18 38th Annual Roseburg to Coos Bay Relay
Military Wagon Road 541.267.6329 or 741.756.1589
April 25 Ahh Shucks Oyster Feed
63466 Boat Basin 541.269.0215
May 1-3 Celtic Cultural Festival
1988 Newmark Ave. Hales Center for the Performing Arts 541.808.1773
May 1-12 Tall Ship Days – Lady Washington & Hawaiian Chieftain
Coos Bay Boardwalk 800.200.5239 or 541.269.0215
May 14 Historic Walking Tour of Downtown Coos Bay
50 Central Ave. 541.252.1919
May 25 Blessing of the Fleet
Charleston Boat Basin 541.888.8888
July 17-19 North Bend July Jubilee 2015
Various Locations 541.756.4613
September 19 SOLVE Beach & Riverside Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503-.844.9571

Florence

March 7-8 Home and Garden Show
Florence Event Center, 715 Quince Street 541.997.1994
March 15 Voetberg Family Band
Florence Event Center, 715 Quince Street 541.997.1994
March 28 SOLVE Spring Oregon Beach Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503.844.9571
April 17 In Concert, Quartetto Gelato
Florence Event Center, 715 Quince Street 541.997.1994
May 15 In Concert, Eugene Symohony
Florence Event Center, 715 Quince Street 541.997.1994
May 15-17 108th Rhododendron Festival
Downtown Florence 541.997.3128
September 19 SOLVE Beach & Riverside Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503-.844.9571

Gold Beach

March 28 SOLVE Spring Oregon Beach Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503.844.9571
May 23 Whale of a Wine Festival
Event Center on the Beach 29392 Ellensburg Ave, 541.247.0923
June 11-14 Pistol River Wave Bash
Gold Beach 800.525.2334 or 541.247.7526
September 19 SOLVE Beach & Riverside Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503-.844.9571

Grays Harbor

including Ocean Shores, Westport, Raymond & Aberdeen
April 18 Tokeland North Cove Studio Art Tour
Tokeland Hotel and nearby studios 360.642.2400
May 23-24 Weekend Market on the Dock
South Bend Docks 360.942.5419
July 31-August 2 Willapa Harbor Festival
Downtown Raymond 360.942.5419

Lincoln City

including Gleneden Beach & Depoe Bay
Through February 28 Masters of Illusion
Chinook Winds Casino Resort 888.624.6228
March 7 The Big Easy Demo
Culinary Center in Lincoln City, 801 SW Hwy 101, Fourth Floor 541.557.1125
March 13-14 In Concert - Foreigner
Chinook Winds Casino Resort 888.624.6228
March 14 Hands-On Cioppino
Culinary Center in Lincoln City, 801 SW Hwy 101, Fourth Floor 541.557.1125
March 21 Spring in Italy Demo Class
Culinary Center in Lincoln City, 801 SW Hwy 101, Fourth Floor 541.557.1125
March 25 Kids in the Kitchen
Culinary Center in Lincoln City, 801 SW Hwy 101, Fourth Floor 541.557.1125
March 28 Spring Brunch Demo
Culinary Center in Lincoln City, 801 SW Hwy 101, Fourth Floor 541.557.1125
March 28 SOLVE Spring Oregon Beach Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503.844.9571
April 9-10 Hands-On Asian Cooking Intensive
Culinary Center in Lincoln City, 801 SW Hwy 101, Fourth Floor 541.557.1125
April 17-18 In Concert - Travis Tritt
Chinook Winds Casino Resort 888.624.6228
September 19 SOLVE Beach & Riverside Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503-.844.9571

Long Beach Peninsula

including Long Beach, Seaview, Ocean Park & Ilwaco
Through February 28 Asian New Year Kite Celebration
303 Sid Snyder Drive W 800.451.2542 or 360.642.2400
March 20-22 20th Annual Peninsula Quilt Guild Show
115 SE Lake Street 800.451.2542 or 360.642.2400
March 20-April 19 Spring Break Family Kite Fun
Sid Snyder Dr. SW Beach Approach 800.451.2542 or 360.642.2400
March 27-29 Peninsula Arts Association Spring Art Show
The Old Train Depot 104 Third St NW 888.751.9354 or 360.642.2400
April 18-19 Razor Clam Festival
Various Locations 360.642.2400
April 22 Free Admission to Washington State Parks
Various Locations 360.642.2400 or 800.451.2542
April 25 Black Lake Fishing Derby
Black Lake 800.451.2542 or 360.642.2400
April 25 Beach Clean Up Day
any major beach approach 360.642.0033
May 2 Saturday Market
Port of Ilwaco 503.338.9511
May 2 Children's Loyalty Day Parade
Corner of First and Spruce 800.451.2542 or 360.642.2400
May 2 Blessing of the Fleet
Port of Ilwaco 800.451.2542 or 360.642.2400
May 2-3 65th Annual Loyalty Days
Downtown Long Beach 800.451.2542 or 360.642.2400
May 23-25 Summerfest
Downtown Long Beach 800.451.25 or 360.642.2400
May 23-25 World's Longest Garage Sale
Various Locations 800.451.2542 or 360.642.2400
June 12 Columbia-Pacific Farmers Market
3rd St. SE & Oregon, Veterans Field 360.642.4421
June 26-27 Doggie Olympic Games
Bolstad Ave. Beach Approach 800.451.2542 or 360.642.2400
July 4 Old Fashioned 4th of July Parade
Bay Ave, Ocean Park 888.751.9354
July 4 Art In The Park
Sheldon Field, Ocean Park 888.751.9354
July 5 Beach Clean Up Day
any major beach approach 360.642.0033
July 15-19 Sandsations & City Sandsations
Various Locations 800.451.2542 or 360.642.2400
August 7-8 Jake the Alligator Man's Birthday
Downtown Long Beach 800.451.2542 or 360.642.2400
August 17-23 Washington State International Kite Festival
Long Beach, WA
September 12-13 Rod Run to the End of the World
25815 Sandridge Rd.,Ocean Park 360.665.3565

Manzanita

including Nehalem & Wheeler
March 15 In Concert - Katie McNally
Pine Grove Community House, 225 Laneda Ave 503.819.2689 or 800.838.3006
March 28 SOLVE Spring Oregon Beach Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503.844.9571
September 19 SOLVE Beach & Riverside Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503-.844.9571

Newport

including South Beach & Otter Rock
March 14 Annual Shamrock Supper
Newport Shilo Inn, 536 SW Elizabeth St. 541.961.7696
March 21 Nye Beach Writers Series: Judith Barrington
Newport Visual Arts Center, 777 NW Beach Drive
March 28 Sixth Annual Bejeweled
Newport Shilo Inn 541.265.8578
March 28 SOLVE Spring Oregon Beach Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503.844.9571
April 11 Marine Science Day
Hatfield Marine Science Center 541.867.0234
June 12-14 Celtic Festival & Highland Games
Lincoln County Fairgrounds 541.574.9366
September 19 SOLVE Beach & Riverside Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503-.844.9571

Port Orford

March 27-29 9th Annual Poets Roundup
Portt Orford Library 541.332.8899 or 541.332.5622
March 28 SOLVE Spring Oregon Beach Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503.844.9571
September 19 SOLVE Beach & Riverside Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503-.844.9571

Reedsport

Winchester Bay & Gardiner
March 28 SOLVE Spring Oregon Beach Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503.844.9571
September 19 SOLVE Beach & Riverside Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503-.844.9571

Rockaway Beach

March 28 SOLVE Spring Oregon Beach Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503.844.9571
May 22-25 Rockaway Beach Kite Festival
Ocean's Edge Wayside, South 1st Street 503.355.8108
June 26-28 5th Annual Pirate Festival
Downtown 503.355.8108
September 19 SOLVE Beach & Riverside Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503-.844.9571

Seaside

& Gearhart
March 6-8 Pouring at the Coast Craft Beer Fest
Seaside Civic and Convention Center 503.738.6391
March 7 Seaside First Saturday Art Walk
Gilbert District
March 7 Seaside's Treasure the Beach March Cleanup
Seaside Beach 503.739.2776
March 28 SOLVE Spring Oregon Beach Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503.844.9571
April 4 Seaside First Saturday Art Walk
Gilbert District
July 18 49th Annual Seaside Beach Run
various locations 503.738.8304
August 7-9 Seaside Beach Volleyball Tournament
Seaside Beach 503.738.6391
September 19 SOLVE Beach & Riverside Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503-.844.9571

Tillamook & Three Capes

including Pacific City, Netarts, Bay City & Garibaldi
March 14-15 Garibaldi 30th Anniversary Crab Races
Old Mill Marina 503.317.1533
March 20-April 4 Live Theater: Dead Ringer
The Barn Community Playhouse, 12th & Ivy 503.842.7940
March 28 SOLVE Spring Oregon Beach Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503.844.9571
May 1-3 Pacific City Birding and Blues Festival
Kiwanda Community Center, 34600 Cape Kiwanda Dr. 503.965.7900
May 22-June 7 Live Theater: The Orphans
The Barn Community Playhouse, 12th & Ivy 503.842.7940
August 14-29 Live Theater: All the Better to Kill You With
The Barn Community Playhouse, 12th & Ivy 503.842.7940
September 19 SOLVE Beach & Riverside Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503-.844.9571

Yachats

including Waldport & Seal Rock
March 21-22 45th Annual Original Yachats Arts & Crafts Fair
Yachats Commons, Hwy 101 & W 4th 800.929.0477
March 28 SOLVE Spring Oregon Beach Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503.844.9571
April 10 Live Theater: Hurtin for a Curtain
Yachats Commons, Hwy 101 & W 4th 541.547.4121
May 1-17 Live Theater:Sorid Lives
Yachats Commons, Hwy 101 & W 4th 541.547.4121
June 20-21 Annual Waldport Beachcombers Days
various locations 541.547.4173
July 10-12 35th Annual Yachats Music Festival
360 West 7th Street. 510.845.4444 or 8000.929.0477
September 4-7 Yachats Arts Guild Annual Gallery Show
Yachats Commons, Rm 8, Hwy 101 & W 4th 541.547.4734
September 19 SOLVE Beach & Riverside Cleanup
Oregon Coast Beaches 503-.844.9571