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Stormy Weather Arts Festival
November 3-5
The Stormy Weather Arts Festival has been one of the Cannon Beach's most popular events for over a quarter century and will celebrate its 30th anniversary November 3-5, 2017. Since its inception, the first weekend in November has been a celebration of the arts in Cannon Beach, where you can immerse yourself in the creative culture that has long been a part of this community. As in the beginning, the event still focuses on a wide range of visual and performing arts, offering the opportunity to meet artists and discuss their work, listen to local musicians, take in gallery events and experience why Cannon Beach has been recognized as one of "The 100 Best Art Towns in America."...[read more]
 
Through October 28 Live Theater: Blithe Spirit
A supernatural comedy to die for by playwright Noel Coward. Performances begin at 7:30pm and Sunday matinee shows start at 3pm. Coaster Theatre Play House, 108 N. Hemlock 503.436.1242 [more info]
September 23 Stackstock Music Festival
Presented by Public Coast Brewing, 1-9pm, Stackstock is the first music festival to bring some of the region's best established and emerging rock and pop bands to the Oregon coast. Tickets and information online. Haystack Gardens, 148 E Gower Ave [more info]
September 23 SOLVE Fall Beach & Riverside Cleanup
The Beach & Riverside Cleanup began in 1984 as "The Plague of Plastics" after Oregonians, Judie Hansen and Eleanor Dye, were inspired to rid the state's beaches of litter. Join thousands of volunteers to clean up Oregon's beaches at this coastwide coordinated event. Various Oregon Coast Beaches 503.844.9571 [more info]
September 30 Annual Fall Festival
From 10am-4pm delectable baked goods and an array of colorful handmade crafts are available for sale. All items are donated by volunteers and proceeds help fund the Library. Cannon Beach Library 503.436.1391 [more info]
October 21 Surfsand Resort's Annual Dog Show on the Beach
A dog show where pedigree is not the point, it's a fun day the beach with your dog that benefits the Clatsop Count Animal Shelter. The event features prizes in a variety of fun categories, a raffle and a hot dog roast. Registration starts at 9am. Surfsand Resort 800.547.6100 [more info]
November 3-5 Stormy Weather Arts Festival
One of Cannon Beach's most popular events, this is a weekend full of art events, musical performances, artist demonstrations and gallery receptions. Various Locations 503.436.2623
November 10-13 Women Only Weekend
A weekend filled with events, classes, shopping discounts and fun around town just for the girls, with proceeds benefitting the Cannon Beach Library. Various Locations 503.741.7443
November 17-December 31 Live Theater: A Christmas Carol
A classic holiday tale for young and old, please check the website for performance days and times. Coaster Theatre Play House, 108 N. Hemlock 503.436.1242 [more info]
November 24-25 Mimosa Madness
Cannon Beach's laid-back alternative to the madness of Black Friday offers shopping deals throughout town, along with refreshments and adult beverages. Various locations [more info]
December 2-3 Holiday Tea
Enjoy home-baked treats, tea and cider served amid lavish holiday decorations. Cannon Beach Library 503.436.1391 [more info]
December 2-3 Lamp Lighting Ceremony
A beloved Cannon Beach holiday tradition, the annual lamp lighting at Sandpiper Square bring the town together for a celebratory start to the holiday season that includes music and refreshments. Sandpiper Square 503.436.2618
December 2-3 Cannon Beach Chorus Christmas Concert
The chorus presents "Home for the Holidays" featuring Saint-Saëns' Christmas Oratorio and family favorites at 7pm. Cannon Beach Community Church [more info]
December 26-January 1 2018 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 Oregon Coast locations 541.765.3304 [more info]
December 26-30 Holiday Foods Around the World
Cannon Beach restaurants will present special menus featuring cuisine from around the world between Christmas and New Year's. Various locations 503.436.2623
December 27-28 Holiday Concert With The Trail Band
With a blend of brass and string arrangements of traditional and original music featuring five vocalists, including Rindy Ross of Quarterflash, The Trail Band is known for weaving together an upbeat mix of music and history into their performances. Coaster Theatre 503.436.2623 [more info]
March 8-11 2018 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. Various Locations [more info]
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