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Stephanie Inn Executive Chef Aaron Bedard discusses Dungeness Crab with guests at one of the hotel
Savor Dungeness Crab Month
Through March 31
Cannon Beach, Oregon restaurants will showcase one of the Pacific Northwest's most renowned delicacies during the month of March for Savor Dungeness Crab Month. At this month-long celebration, each participating restaurant will offer Dungeness Crab preparations intended to present this great local product in the hands of talented chefs when it's at its freshest and most abundant. Dungeness Crab is not just celebrated for its unique sweet flavor of the sea by the likes of culinary giants including Julia Child and Oregon's own James Beard, but it is also lauded as one of Oregon's most sustainable fisheries. A Savor Dungeness Crab Month guide will be distributed throughout town to give Cannon Beach diners an easy look at the variety of Dungeness Crab menu items to be available during the month. The month-long celebration of all things Dungeness Crab coincides with the Savor Cannon Beach Wine and Culinary Festival March 7-10, 2019. Access event information at Savor Cannon Beach Find information on participating restaurants and our Instagram contest go to:Savor Dungeness Crab...[read more]
Through April 30 Live Theater: Living on Love
A pitch perfect romantic comedy by Joe DiPietro, based on the play Peccadillo by Garson Kanin. Performances begin at 7:30pm and Sunday shows start at 3:00pm. Coaster Theatre Playhouse, 108 N. Hemlock St. 503.436.1242 [more info]
Through March 31 Spring Whale Watch
Spring watching begins in late March as the gray whales travel north on their way towards Alaska. Whale watching volunteers will be stationed at 24 designated locations from 10am-1pm. Various Locations [more info]
April 4-7 Get Lit at the Beach
Three days of activities for book lovers and aspiring writers to get to know widely read and admired authors. Various Locations 206.914.1255 [more info]
April 9-10 The World of Haystack Rock Library Lecture Series: The Puffin Study
Shawn Stephensen presents this sixth program in the lecture series, 7-8:30pm. Cannon Beach Library, 131 N Hemlock
April 19-20 SOLVE IT for Earth Day
SOLVE IT for Earth Day has grown into Oregon's largest Earth Day service event. See website for more information. Various Locations [more info]
May 2-5 19th Annual Spring Unveiling Arts Festival
An unparalleled experience for the art lover. Galleries throughout the town spotlight featured artists with demonstrations, receptions and special events. Local chefs and restaurants also participate, creating special art inspired menus. More information is available online. Various Locations [more info]
May 2-26 Live Theater: Bunbury
A serious play for trivial people, by Tom Jacobson. Performances begin at 7:30pm. Coaster Theatre Playhouse, 108 N. Hemlock St. 503.436.1242 [more info]
May 7-8 The World of Haystack Rock Library Lecture Series: Conservation Land and Public Access
Katie Voelke presents the pros and cons, join the discussion 7-830pm. Cannon Beach Library, 131 N Hemlock
May 16-19 Fat Bike Festival
A weekend of planned activities for fat bike enthusiasts. Demo bikes and meet-ups for group rides on the beach, fat bike games and more. See website for updates and registration information. Various Locations [more info]
May 24-27 Rare Book Sale
Rare, vintage, collectible and first edition books are for sale from 9-5pm. Cannon Beach Library, 131 N Hemlock 503.436.1391 [more info]
June 7-8 55th Annual Sandcastle Contest
The oldest competition of its kind in the Pacific Northwest. Professionals, amateur groups and family teams construct sand creations and compete for awards. Beach 503.436.2623 [more info]
June 20-August 31 Live Theater: And Then There Were None
A classic Agatha Christie murder mystery. Performances begin at 7:30pm. Coaster Theatre Playhouse, 108 N. Hemlock St. 503.436.1242 [more info]
June 27-September 1 Live Theater: Nunsense
A musical comedy, book, music and lyrics by Dan Goggin. Performances begin at 7:30pm. Coaster Theatre Playhouse, 108 N. Hemlock St. 503.436.1242 [more info]
June 28-30 11th Annual Plein Air & More Arts Festival
Artists create works of art outdoors throughout town and on the beach while galleries host receptions and exhibits. Various Locations [more info]
July 3-7 Book Sale
Four days of great bargins, fiction and non-fiction for adults and children, 9am-5pm. Cannon Beach Library, 131 N Hemlock 503.436.1391 [more info]
August 23-24 Hayday
A celebration of Oregon craft brews from every corner of the state. Haystack Gardens, 148 E Gower St. [more info]
September 12-15 16th Annual Cottage & Garden Tour
This annual fundraiser for the Cannon Beach History Center & Museum is a self guided tour, showcasing vintage cottages, gardens and dream homes. Various Locations [more info]
September 19-22 Earth & Ocean Arts Festival
This new festival showcases artistic inspirations that raise awareness of Cannon Beach's pristine coastal region. The Cannon Beach Gallery Group invites artists who represent majestic ocean environments in their work. Festival details will be posted as they become available. Various Locations [more info]
September 19-October 26 Live Theater: The Savannah Sipping Society
A sweet Southern comedy by Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope and Jamie Wooten. Performance begins at 7:30pm and Sunday matinee at 3pm. Coaster Theatre Playhouse, 108 N. Hemlock St. 503.436.1242 [more info]
September 20-21 SOLVE Beach & Riverside Cleanup
Take care of your community and join thousands of volunteers at 45 beach cleanup sites along the entire coast. This family friendly event is part of the International Coastal Cleanup and National Public Lands day. Various Locations [more info]
September 27-28 Annual Fall Festival
Baked goods and an array of homemade crafts are available for purchase from 9am-4pm. Cannon Beach Library, 131 N Hemlock 503.436.1391 [more info]
October 31-November 3 Strormy Weather Arts Festival
A weekend of art exhibits and demonstrations, gallery shows, artist receptions and a spotlight concert. Various Locations 503.436.2623
November 14-December 22 Live Theater: Annie
Based on the popular comic strip by Harold Gray, Annie has become a worldwide phenomenon and winner of seven Tony Awards, book by Thomas Meehan, music by Charles Strouse and lyrics by Martin Charnin. Performance is at 7:30pm. Coaster Theatre Playhouse, 108 N. Hemlock St. 503.436.1242 [more info]
December 6-7 Holiday Tea
Enjoy home-baked treats, tea and cider served amid lavish holiday decorations from 1-4pm. Cannon Beach Library, 131 N Hemlock 503.436.1391 [more info]
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