Coast Explorer Magazine - The Explorer's Guide to the Oregon Coast and Washington Coast
Facebook Email Twitter Instagram Pinterest
Read Coastal Explorer Visit Destinations in Coastal Explorer Coastal Explorer Calendar of Events
Coos Bay Calendar of Events
including North Bend & Charleston
Subscribe
to Coast Explorer
Subscribe to Coast Explorer Magazine now and don't miss another issue featuring our beautiful photography and design, interesting feature stories and guides to coastal attractions, events, dining, shopping, arts and lodging. Annual subscriptions (3 issues) are only $15
FEATURED EVENT
Tall Ships Sailing Schedule
May 7-July 5
Tall ships Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain will visit several ports of call along the Pacific Northwest Coast this season. At each stop, the tall ships will offer dockside tours, public sailing excursions and hands-on living history programs. Dressed in 18th century style clothing, the costumed crew is ready to tell tales of life on the high seas. The brig, Lady Washington embodies American maritime history of the late 1700s and early 1800s. She is a traditionally built replica that has appeared in several movies and television shows. Hawaiian Chieftain has a fascinating history originating in Hawaii. She's a swift topsail ketch that has sailed the Atlantic Ocean and visited Tahiti. Those interested in adventure travel experiences may purchase tickets on-line at historicalseaport.org or call (800) 200-5239....[read more]
 
May 6 Downtown Coos Bay Wine Walk
Visit various downtown businesses, from 5-7pm, to wine taste and shop. Map and wine glasses available with $10 donation at the Coos Bay Visitor Information Center. Various Locations 541.269.0215
May 27-29 BBQ, Blues & Brews by the Bay
The Mill Casino will host the 5th Annual BBQ, Blues & Brews on the Bay. This is a Kansas City Barbecue Society sanctioned celebration of lip-smacking barbecue, locally-crafted beers and sizzling hot blues. This year is featuring 30 barbecue competitors and over 20 craft breweries! Admission is free, eat lip smackin' BBQ, sample great beer and live entertainment. Mill Casino, 3201 Tremont Ave. 541.756.8800
June 3 Downtown Coos Bay Wine Walk
Visit various downtown businesses, from 5-7pm, to wine taste and shop. Map and wine glasses available with $10 donation at the Coos Bay Visitor Information Center. Various Locations 541.269.0215
June 4 State Park Day
Enjoy Shore Acres State Park, Garden House and Pavillion. Free parking and ten percent discount in the Shore Acres Gift Shop and refreshments in the garden house. Local garden club experts will on hand to answer your gardening. Shore Acres State Park, 89039 Cape Arago Hwy 541.888.3732
June 25 Clamboree and Art Glass Festival
When the Tide is out, the table is set, enjoy fun activities all day. Join the celebration of the history, the clams, the culture, and the future of our area. Venues include the Fire Hall, the Hollering Place, Ed Lund Park, the Tribal House of the Coos, Lower Umpqua and Siuslaw tribes, and the downtown area along Newmark Avenue. Live music all day provided by local bands. Vendors, glassblowers and a beer garden. Empire District, Multiple Locations 541.217.8774
July 1 Downtown Coos Bay Wine Walk
Visit various downtown businesses, from 5-7pm, to wine taste and shop. Map and wine glasses available with $10 donation at the Coos Bay Visitor Information Center. Various Locations 541.269.0215
July 15-17 The Mill RV Jamboree
Escape to the Oregon coast this summer and experience three winning days of fun and friendship, plus a traditional salmon feast on the shores of Coos Bay. Mill Casino, 3201 Tremont Ave. 541.756.8800
July 21-30 38th Annual Oregon Coast Music Festival
Coos Bay, home of the longest running music festival on the Oregon Coast presents a variety of stunning concert settings around the beautiful Coos Bay area. All Orchestra Performances are $25 per concert. Various Venues 541.267.0938 [more info]
August 5 Downtown Coos Bay Wine Walk
Visit various downtown businesses, from 5-7pm, to wine taste and shop. Map and wine glasses available with $10 donation at the Coos Bay Visitor Information Center. Various Locations 541.269.0215
August 13-14 Charleston Seafood Beer and Wine Festival
Two full days of music, seafood and fun with over 50 vendors. Kid zone will have a fire truck super slide and a trout pond with ODFW staff and volunteers to assist youngsters who want to learn to fish. See the website for further information. Charleston Marinia [more info]
August 27-28 Blackberry Arts Festival
From jams and jellies to baked goods, candy and wine; it's all about the Blackberry. The festival hosts over 100 artists and a juried art show with arts, crafts, jewelry, photography, paintings, prints, weaving, spinning and woodworking entertainment. 50 Central Ave. 541.269.0215 [more info]
September 2 Downtown Coos Bay Wine Walk
Visit various downtown businesses, from 5-7pm, to wine taste and shop. Map and wine glasses available with $10 donation at the Coos Bay Visitor Information Center. Various Locations 541.844.9494
September 10 Mill-Luck Salmon Celebration
A celebration of Native American and Coquille Tribal culture, 10am-6pm. Enjoy a free outdoor festival including Native vendors, canoe races, canoe exhibition & rides, Native drummers and dancers and so much more. Mill Casino, 3201 Tremont Ave. 541.756.8800
September 17 31st Annual Cruz the Coos
More than 400 classic cars can be seen at this fun filled event. Show 'n Shine at Shore Acres State Park in Charleston on Saturday, 8am-3pm. Cruz the Coos throughout downtown Coos Bay Saturday 6-8pm. This event is one of the most popular events of the Bay Area Fun Festival. Various Locations 541.888.3863
September 17-18 Bay Area Fun Festival
Thousands of locals and visitors from afar come to this popular festival also know as the greatest last party of the summer. Highlights include live entertainment, the famous Cruz the Coos featuring nearly 500 vintage automobiles, the Prefontaine Memorial Run, K-DOCK Music Festival featuring the finals of Bay Area Teen Idol, a parade and much more. A variety of vendors offer arts and crafts, food and a beer & wine garden. Central Ave. & Hwy 101 541.269.0215
September 17-18 Sea of Quilts XXII Coos Sand 'n Sea Quilters 2016 Quilt Show
Held in conjunction with the Bay Area Fun Festival. This quilt show features hourly demonstrations, quilts, home decor and accessories. Admission $5, children under 12 free. Saturday 10am – 5pm, Sunday 10am – 4pm. 3333 Walnut Ave. 541.297.2251
September 24 SOLVE Beach & Riverside Cleanup
Join thousands of volunteers to clean up Oregon's beaches at this coastwide coordinated event. Various Locations 503.844.9571 [more info]
October 7 Downtown Coos Bay Wine Walk
Visit various downtown businesses, from 5-7pm, to wine taste and shop. Map and wine glasses available with $10 donation at the Coos Bay Visitor Information Center. Various Locations 541.269.0215
November 4 Downtown Coos Bay Wine Walk
Visit various downtown businesses, from 5-7pm, to wine taste and shop. Map and wine glasses available with $10 donation at the Coos Bay Visitor Information Center. Various Locations 541.269.0215
December 2 Downtown Coos Bay Wine Walk
Visit various downtown businesses, from 5-7pm, to wine taste and shop. Map and wine glasses available with $10 donation at the Coos Bay Visitor Information Center. Various Locations 541.269.0215
Sponsored Links