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The Goonies 30th Anniversary Celebration
June 4-7
Every year in early June something special happens on the north Oregon Coast. Fans of the 80's cult classic film, The Goonies, flock to Astoria and Cannon Beach to relive one of the most beloved coming-of-age stories. This year's milestone celebration is set for June 4-7, 2015. ...[read more]
 
May 28-31 Annual Tenor Guitar Gathering
A one-of-a-kind musical experience not to be missed. More than 10 workshops and over 20 musicians performing all over the quaint town of Astoria during "Tenor Guitar Weekend", the 6th Annual Tenor Guitar Gathering. See the website for further information. Various Locations 310.403.8880 [more info]
June 4-7 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. The 30th anniversary of the film will include cast and crew reunions, film screenings, fan gatherings, filming location tours and much more. It's sure to be the biggest bash yet. Visit website for further information. Various locations 503.325.6311 [more info]
June 5 First Friday Nights: Pirate Bash
Plunder some fun, assist a landlubber in walking the plank at One-Eyed Willy's dunk tank, test your range of skill at our Buccaneer bag toss. Sway to the melodies and rhythms of Portland based musicians Robin Bacior and Chris Miller. Relax with a tankard of grog and some grub at the "Hogshead Tavern" cash bar, courtesy of Fulio's. Come dressed as your favorite pirate persona and win the title of best dressed Swashbuckle. First Friday Nights are an entertaining, casual and social experience on the first Friday of each month. The Barbey Maritime Center features a mix of live music, games, film screenings, skills demonstrations and hands-on activities from 7-9pm. Activities are free and a cash bar and inspired snacks will be available every First Friday, making Columbia River Maritime Museum the first stop of your weekend. Columbia River Maritime Museum, 1792 Marine Drive 503.325.2323
June 12-28 Astoria Music Festival
A summer celebration of symphony, opera, chamber music and film. Highlights include Donizetti's Maria Stuarda in concert, works by Beethoven, Sibelius and Mozart. See website or call for more information, tickets and performance schedules. Various Venues 503.325.9896 [more info]
June 13 Second Saturday Art Walk
Celebrate the arts in Astoria the Second Saturday of every month from 5-8pm. Downtown businesses keep their doors open late, provide refreshments and entertainment and exhibit original works of art and culture. Second Saturday Art Walk venues are highlighted throughout town with colorful pinwheels. See the website for a map guide and list of participating businesses. Various downtown locations 503.791.7940 [more info]
June 19-21 Scandinavian Midsummer Festival
A festival celebrating the rich Scandinavian heritage in Astoria. Scandinavian music, dance and theater groups are scheduled to entertain. Retail booths will offer handcrafts, Scandinavian import items and traditional Scandinavian foods. See website for festival hours, schedule of events and activities. Clatsop County Fairgrounds 503.325.6311 or 800.875.6807 [more info]
July 3 North Coast Symphonic Band, a North Coast Fourth
A free concert for the entire family 7:30-9:30pm. 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. Visit the website for more information. Liberty Theater, 1203 Commercial St. 503.224.8499 [more info]
July 3 First Friday Nights
First Friday Nights are an entertaining, casual and social experience on the first Friday of each month. Guests will enjoy a mix of live music, games, film screenings, skills demonstrations, and hands-on activities. A cash bar and inspired snacks will be available every First Friday, making CRMM the first stop of your weekend. Activities run from 7– 9pm and are free of charge. The Barbey Maritime Center is located at 1792 Maritime Drive, Astoria. Barbey Maritime Center 503.325.2323
July 11 Second Saturday Art Walk
Celebrate the arts in Astoria the Second Saturday of every month from 5-8pm. Downtown businesses keep their doors open late, provide refreshments and entertainment and exhibit original works of art and culture. Second Saturday Art Walk venues are highlighted throughout town with colorful pinwheels. See the website for a map guide and list of participating businesses. Various downtown locations 503.791.7940 [more info]
July 25-26 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 with artwork available for purchase. Call or visit the website for further information. various artists studios 503.338.6508 [more info]
August 5-9 Astoria Regatta
An annual celebration, which started in 1894 and has been designated a Historic Cultural Tradition by the Oregon State Historic Commission. Parades, food and family fun. See the website for events and locations. Various Locations 503.325.6311 or 800.875.6807 [more info]
August 7 First Friday Nights
First Friday Nights are an entertaining, casual and social experience on the first Friday of each month. The Barbey Maritime Center features a mix of live music, games, film screenings, skills demonstrations and hands-on activities from 7-9pm. Activities are free and a cash bar and inspired snacks will be available every First Friday, making Columbia River Maritime Museum the first stop of your weekend. Barbey Maritime Center 503.325.2323
August 8 Second Saturday Art Walk
Celebrate the arts in Astoria the Second Saturday of every month from 5-8pm. Downtown businesses keep their doors open late, provide refreshments and entertainment and exhibit original works of art and culture. Second Saturday Art Walk venues are highlighted throughout town with colorful pinwheels. See the website for a map guide and list of participating businesses. Various downtown locations 503.791.7940 [more info]
September 4 First Friday Nights
First Friday Nights are an entertaining, casual and social experience on the first Friday of each month. The Barbey Maritime Center features a mix of live music, games, film screenings, skills demonstrations and hands-on activities from 7-9pm. Activities are free and a cash bar and inspired snacks will be available every First Friday, making Columbia River Maritime Museum the first stop of your weekend. Barbey Maritime Center 503.325.2323
September 12 Second Saturday Art Walk
Celebrate the arts in Astoria the Second Saturday of every month from 5-8pm. Downtown businesses keep their doors open late, provide refreshments and entertainment and exhibit original works of art and culture. Second Saturday Art Walk venues are highlighted throughout town with colorful pinwheels. See the website for a map guide and list of participating businesses. Various downtown locations 503.791.7940 [more info]
September 19 SOLVE Beach & Riverside Cleanup
Join thousands of volunteers to clean up Oregon's beaches at this coast wide coordinated event. Call or visit website for further information. Oregon Coast Beaches 503-.844.9571 [more info]
September 25-27 Pacific Northwest Brew Cup
The festival features Northwest beers on tap, live music, food vendors and activities for the kids. Admission is free, beer tastings require purchasing a souvenir mug ($9 each) and tokens ($1 each). East of Columbia River Maritime Museum and Barbey Center 503.791.7940 [more info]
October 2 First Friday Nights
First Friday Nights are an entertaining, casual and social experience on the first Friday of each month. The Barbey Maritime Center features a mix of live music, games, film screenings, skills demonstrations and hands-on activities from 7-9pm. Activities are free and a cash bar and inspired snacks will be available every First Friday, making Columbia River Maritime Museum the first stop of your weekend. Barbey Maritime Center 503.325.2323
October 10 Second Saturday Art Walk
Celebrate the arts in Astoria the Second Saturday of every month from 5-8pm. Downtown businesses keep their doors open late, provide refreshments and entertainment and exhibit original works of art and culture. Second Saturday Art Walk venues are highlighted throughout town with colorful pinwheels. See the website for a map guide and list of participating businesses. Various downtown locations 503.791.7940 [more info]
October 11 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]
November 6 First Friday Nights
First Friday Nights are an entertaining, casual and social experience on the first Friday of each month. The Barbey Maritime Center features a mix of live music, games, film screenings, skills demonstrations and hands-on activities from 7-9pm. Activities are free and a cash bar and inspired snacks will be available every First Friday, making Columbia River Maritime Museum the first stop of your weekend. Barbey Maritime Center 503.325.2323
November 14 Second Saturday Art Walk
Celebrate the arts in Astoria the Second Saturday of every month from 5-8pm. Downtown businesses keep their doors open late, provide refreshments and entertainment and exhibit original works of art and culture. Second Saturday Art Walk venues are highlighted throughout town with colorful pinwheels. See the website for a map guide and list of participating businesses. Various downtown locations 503.791.7940 [more info]
December 4 First Friday Nights
First Friday Nights are an entertaining, casual and social experience on the first Friday of each month. The Barbey Maritime Center features a mix of live music, games, film screenings, skills demonstrations and hands-on activities from 7-9pm. Activities are free and a cash bar and inspired snacks will be available every First Friday, making Columbia River Maritime Museum the first stop of your weekend. Barbey Maritime Center 503.325.2323
December 12 Second Saturday Art Walk
Celebrate the arts in Astoria the Second Saturday of every month from 5-8pm. Downtown businesses keep their doors open late, provide refreshments and entertainment and exhibit original works of art and culture. Second Saturday Art Walk venues are highlighted throughout town with colorful pinwheels. See the website for a map guide and list of participating businesses. Various downtown locations 503.791.7940 [more info]
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