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|In Thier Footsteps|
|Join the conversation and be inspired by history, people and culture. This speaker series is an opportunity to meet scholars, authors and artists. Speaker series programs are scheduled on the third Sunday, September through May at 1pm. This free forum is sponsored by the Lewis & Clark National Park Association and presented at Fort Clatsop Visitor Center in the Netul River Room. ...[read more]|
Through October 22
Live Theater: Barefoot in the Park
Set in the sixties, this romantic comedy by Neil Simon revolves around a young couple battling the day-to-day ups and downs of being newlyweds, coming to terms with whom they married and who they really wanted to begin with. Friday and Saturday performances are at 7pm, doors open 30 minutes before curtain time. Show time is 7pm on Friday and Saturday. Performance dates are October 7, 8, 14,15, 21 and 22. There will be one matinee, October 16 at 2pm. The house opens 30 minutes before each performance. Astor Street Opry Co. Playhouse , 129 West Bond
503.325.6104 [more info]
Former citizens are expected to return from the great beyond for a graveside chat with any and all willing to visit their tombstone.This free event starts at 1pm. Visitors should plan to arrive no later than 3pm as the deceased begin to fade from view as the darkness of night draws near. The location is announced two weeks prior to the event.
Call for graveyard location information.
503.325.2203 [more info]
Veterans Day at National Parks
The National Park Service turns 100 years old in 2016 and wants everyone to celebrate! All national parks, including Lewis and Clark National Historical Park will waive entrance fees on Veterans Day.
Lewis & Clark National Historical Park
March 25-31 2017
Spring 2017 Whale Watch
Spot Gray Wales on their migration north along the Oregon Coast with a trained volunteer. Visit the website to view a map with a list of 24
Various Oregon Coast locations
541.765.3305 [more info]
April 1 2017
SOLVE Spring Coast Cleanup
These beach cleanups are a bi-annual tradition dating back to 1984.Join thousands of volunteers to clean up the coastline and get Oregon beaches ready for summer.
Various Oregon Coast Beaches
503.844.9571 [more info]
April 28-30 2017
Astoria Warrenton Crab, Seafood & Wine Festival 2017
Enjoy great coastal cuisine, arts and crafts, wine tasting and more. Additional event information, tickets, event schedules and parking information is available online.
Clatsop County Fairgrounds
July 12 2017
This special event offers visitors an opportunity to learn about Seaman, Captain Meriwether Lewis' dog and a meet and greet with some modern Newfoundland dogs.
Lewis & Clark National Historical Park Fort Clatsop Visitor Center
503.861.2471 [more info]
September 23 2017
SOLVE Fall Beach & Riverside Cleanup
The Beach & Riverside Cleanup began in 1984 as "The Plague of Plastics" after Oregonians, Judie Hansen and Eleanor Dye, were inspired to rid the state's beaches of litter. Join thousands of volunteers to clean up Oregon's beaches at this coastwide coordinated event. Various Oregon Coast Beaches
503.844.9571 [more info]