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55th Annual Sandcastle Contest
June 8-10
Cannon Beach, Oregon, will host its 55th annual Sandcastle Contest Saturday, June 8, the oldest competition of its kind in the Pacific Northwest and the most popular event in this Oregon Coast town. Dozens of teams of professional sand sculpture artists, amateur groups and families will construct remarkable creations in the sand during the event. The Masters division teams compete for cash prizes and construct large, elaborate creations often utilizing construction forms similar to those used for pouring concrete in order to accomplish their monumental size....[read more]
 
Through May 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]
Through May 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 7-9 Annual Goonies Day Celebration
Fans of "The Goonies" movie have declared their love for Astoria by making pilgrimages to see the filming locations on Oregon's North Coast year after year. The Astoria-Warrenton Area Chamber of Commerce and Oregon Film Museum have partnered to provide weekend activities for fans. For a complete schedule an updates visit the website and Facebook page. Various Locations [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]
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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