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Savor Cannon Beach
March 7-10
This March, you don't have to decide between a beach getaway and a visit to Northwest wine country. The Savor Cannon Beach Wine & Culinary Festival combines the best of both, March 7-10, 2019. Four days of wine and culinary events in Cannon Beach, Oregon include a wine walk showcasing approximately 40 Northwest wineries and intimate wine tasting events featuring award winning Northwest wines and chef designed appetizers to pair with them. Saturday's wine walk is a highlight of the weekend with dozens of Cannon Beach restaurants, art galleries and shops hosting wineries in the easily walkable downtown. Tickets include a souvenir wine glass and then tastings are free. In addition to ticketed tasting events, the town's restaurants, galleries and shops offer a weekend full of tastings, special dinners and other events. The 2019 festival will also showcase Oregon's most renowned crustacean as Cannon Beach restaurants present Savor Dungeness Crab Month, offering their unique takes on Oregon Dungeness Crab preparations during a month-long celebration. For additional information, visit SavorCannonBeach.com....[read more]
 
January 19 The World of Haystack Rock Library Lecture Series: Oregon's Razor Clam Resource; Past, Current and Future
Matt Hunter presents this third program in the series, 7-8:30pm. Cannon Beach Library, 131 N Hemlock
February 1-23 Live Theater: Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike
Season opener by playwright Christopher Durang, winner of the 2013 Tony Award for best play. Performances begin at 7:30pm with a Sunday matinee at 3:00pm. Coaster Theatre Playhouse, 108 N. Hemlock St. 503.436.1242 [more info]
February 13 The World of Haystack Rock Library Lecture Series: Lifecycle and Rehabilitation of Common Murres
Joshua Sarnpaa presents this fourth program in the series, 7-8:30pm. Cannon Beach Library, 131 N Hemlock
February 15-18 Great Backyard Bird Count
Birdwatchers of all ages count birds to create a real-time snapshot of where birds are. Resources, instructions, guides and apps are available online. Various Locations [more info]
March 7-10 Savor Cannon Beach
Festival events showcase the bounty of Northwest wine and cuisine while Cannon Beach restaurants, galleries and shops add a weekend full of tastings, special dinners and cultural events. Tickets are available November 1. Various Locations [more info]
March 13 The World of Haystack Rock Library Lecture Series: Oregon's Black Oystercatchers
Joe Liebezeit presents this program, fifth in the lecture series, 7-8:30pm. Cannon Beach Library, 131 N Hemlock
March 15-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]
March 23-31 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]
March 23 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 5-7 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 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 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 3-5 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 3-26 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 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 17-19 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 25-27 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 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 21-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 28-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-July 1 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 4-7 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 24 Hayday
A celebration of Oregon craft brews from every corner of the state. Haystack Gardens, 148 E Gower St. [more info]
September 13-15 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 20-22 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 20-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 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 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]
November 1-3 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 15-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 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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