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Along the Path, acquired in 2017 through Oregon Art Commission Acquisition Program
25th Annual Maritime Art Exhibition
Through September 30
Coos Art Museum (CAM) in Coos Bay, Oregon opens its 25th Annual Maritime Art Exhibition on July 14, 2018. The juried exhibition in the Maggie Karl Gallery displays maritime-themed artwork by major artists from across the United States and Canada. Works by the nations leading maritime artists are featured in a variety of media including, oil, watercolor, acrylic, pastel and sculpture. Sanctioned by American Society of Marine Artists (ASMA), co-sponsored by the Oregon International Port of Coos Bay and funded by a grant from the Coquille Tribal Fund, the exhibition runs through September 29, 2018....[read more]
September 7-9 Bandon Cranberry Festival
A tribute to the community's number one agricultural crop with entertainment for the whole family. Parades, festival markets, a street dance, live music and entertainment. Cranberry cooks compete for a culinary crown in the Queen of the Kitchen food fair, while hungry festival goers dive into cranberry eating contests to win prizes. Various Locations [more info]
September 29 SOLVE Beach & Riverside Cleanup
Join thousands of volunteers to cleanup Oregon's beaches. SOLVE projects are community driven and focus on cleaning up and restoring natural areas and neighborhoods with hands-on work. Supplies and instructions are provided and all ages and abilities are encouraged to join in. To volunteer, register and view a list of project sites, call or visit online. Registration will open in August of 2018. Coastal Beaches 503.844.9571 [more info]
December 27-January 1 2019 Winter Whale Watch
Spot Gray Whales on their migration south along the Oregon Coast with a trained volunteer. Visit the website to view a map with a list of 24 designated locations. Various Coastal Locations 541.765.3304 [more info]
February 8 2019 Live Concert: Halie Loren
Halie's warm and seductive voice works its magic on the 'old school' of Gershwins, Harold Arlen, Cole Porter and offers original compositions, the 'new cool' of jazz. Show is from 7:30-9:30pm. Sprague Community Theater, 1202 11th St SW [more info]
February 15-17 2019 Gorse Blossom Festival
Bandon brings you three days of fun-filled festival activities including more than 40 food, wine and beer vendors. Enjoy screenings of the Oregon Coast Film Festival entries and custom winemaker or brewmaker dinners in Old Town. Friday festival hours 2-6pm, Saturday 10am-6pm and Sunday 10am-3pm. Tickets available online Port of Bandon Old Town Marketplace [more info]
March 23 2019 SOLVE Spring Beach Cleanup
Join SOLVE and thousands of volunteers from 10am-1pm to clean up litter and marine debris from the entire Oregon coast. Since 1986, this home-grown tradition of twice-yearly beach cleanups has benefited people and wildlife alike, supporting clean seas and healthy communities. Registration opens in February 2019. 45 Oregon Coast beach sites 503.844.9571 [more info]
April 4 2019 Live Concert: Luke McMaster & Band
Internationally acclaimed singer/songwriter Luke McMaster's performance delivers an exciting mix of raw energy and passion styled with his own brand of fun, sexy, romantic music. Sprague Community Theater, 1202 11th St SW [more info]
May 1 2019 Live Concert: The Sweet Remains
Driven by strong lyrical and melodic writing in three part harmonies, their songs easily appeal to fans of modern folk-rocker artists. Sprague Community Theater, 1202 11th St SW [more info]
May 25-September 7 2019 Port of Bandon Boardwalk Art Show
Visit the annual Port of Bandon Boardwalk Art Show, Bandon's uniquely accessible public art display on the picturesque boardwalk in Old Town. 155 First St. SE 541.347.3206
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