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Quilt Run 101
February 6-16 2015
Quilters, start your engines: "Quilt Run 101, the 15th Annual Oregon Coast Shop Hop" is just around the next bend. Wend your way up and down the Pacific Coast Highway from Astoria to Brookings, February 6-16, 2015. The Quilt Run offers prizes and the perfect winter escape, courtesy of the warm, welcoming, winsome fabric stores that grace our shores. All participating stores and prizes are listed at quiltrun101.com....[read more]
 
November 30 Wild Mushroom Hike
Fort Stevens State Park offers free wild mushroom hikes to guide you on the hunt for hearty edibles like Chanterelles, King Boteles and Lobster mushrooms. As experts on coastal fungi, park rangers will explain the area's foraging regulations and offer instruction for mushroom identification and usage on the one mile round-trip tour. Meet at 1pm, Battery Russell area, dress for the weather and bring a pocket knife and basket for collecting. Fort Stevens State Park, Battery Russell 503.861.3170
December 12 Astoria Art Walk
Celebrate the arts in Astoria from 5-8pm.Downtown businesses keep their doors open late, provide refreshments and entertainment, and exhibit original works of art or craft. Venues are highlighted throughout town with colorful pinwheels. See the website for a map and listing of participating businesses. various venues in downtown 503.791.7940 [more info]
December 14 In Their Footsteps Lecture Series:
In their footsteps lecture series is at 1pm. Visitor Center, Netul River Room Lewis and Clark NHP, Fort Clatsop 503.861.2471
December 21 In Their Footsteps Lecture Series: Jefferson's Bible
Jefferson's Bible is presented by Junius Rochester. This free program is at 1pm in the Netul River room of Fort Clatsop's visitors center. In Their Footsteps Lecture Series is a monthly event featuring authors, artists, historians and more. Lewis and Clark NHP, Fort Clatsop 503.861.2471
January 9 2015 Astoria Art Walk
Celebrate the arts in Astoria from 5-8pm.Downtown businesses keep their doors open late, provide refreshments and entertainment, and exhibit original works of art or craft. Venues are highlighted throughout town with colorful pinwheels. See the website for a map and listing of participating businesses. various venues in downtown 503.791.7 [more info]
February 27-March 1 2015 Fisher Poets Gathering
A creative celebration of the commercial fishing industry. Performances from scores of fisherpoets and musicians, writing workshops, tours of old canneries and working fishing boats. See website for venues, performance schedules and further information. Various Locations [more info]
March 7 2015 Sip, Savor & UnWined
A pre-party event, an opportunity that brings you up close and personal with festival wines prior to the Astoria-Warrenton Crab, Seafood and Wine Festival.Call for further information. Pending 503.325.9767 [more info]
March 28 2015 SOLVE Spring Oregon Beach Cleanup
An Oregon tradition for 30 years, the annual coast wide beach cleanup is from 10am-1pm. See the website or call for coastal check in sites and further information. Oregon Coast Beaches 503.844.9571 [more info]
April 24-26 2015 Astoria Warrenton Crab, Seafood & Wine Festival
This annual festival celebrates great coastal cuisine, arts and crafts, wine tasting and more. See website or call for further information. Clatsop County Fairgrounds 503.325.6311 [more info]
June 5-7 2015 Goonies 30th Film Anniversary
Fans flock to Astoria for the annual Goonies Day celebration, a weekend of treasure hunting, group truffle shuffles, trivia scavenger hunts and more. Visit website for further information. various locations 503.325.6311 [more info]
July 25-26 2015 Astoria Artists Open Studio Tour
Discover Astoria's vibrant arts community and meet artists at work in their studios from 10am-4pm. This is a free, self guided tour and pieces are available for purchase. Call or visit the website forfurther information. various artists studios 503.338.6508 [more info]
October 11 2015 Great Columbia Crossing
A unique opportunity to trek across the Astoria-Megler Bridge on foot. The 10k offers a scenic adventure on a fairly flat road with one steep incline to the peak of the bridge. It is the longest continuous truss bridge in North America.Whether you're an experienced runner or looking for a family friendly event, the Great Columbia Crossing 10k appeals to everyone.See the website for registration and event details. Astoria-Megler Bridge 503.325.6311 [more info]
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