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Maritime Art Exhibition
Through September 24
Since 1994, the annual maritime art exhibit has taken place in Coos Bay and is the only show of its kind on the West Coast. Artwork from across the United States will adorn Coos Art Museum's Maggie Karl and Vaughn Galleries from July 9 through September 24....[read more]
 
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 16-18 30th Annual Oregon Shorebird Festival
This annual festival features a range of activities for birders of all skill levels. Bandon Marsh National Wildlife Refuge [more info]
September 17 31st Annual Cruz the Coos
More than 400 classic cars on display at Show' n Shine in Shore Acres State Park from 8am - 3pm. Classic cars will cruise throughout downtown Coos Bay 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
Also known 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 more. Central Ave. & Hwy 101 541.269.0215 [more info]
September 17-18 Coos Sand 'n Sea Quilters 2016 Quilt Show
Held in conjunction with the Bay Area Fun Festival. Sea of Quilts XXII features hourly demonstrations, quilts, home decor and accessories. Doors open Saturday 10am – 5pm and 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]
September 24 Dahlia Day at Shore Acres State Park
The Garden House hosts Southern Oregon Dahlia Society displays from 11am - 4pm. Event is free with a $5 parking pass. Shore Acres State Park, 89039 Cape Argo Hwy. 541.888.2472 [more info]
October 1-2 Octoberfish
This community festival celebrates the culture, art and history of Charleston with music, food and fun for entire family. More information is available online. Charleston Marinia 541.808.8518 [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
November 24-December 31 30th Annual Holiday Lights at Shore Acres
Seven acres of holiday displays are lit daily from 4-9:30pm. Refreshments and entertainment is available and the gift shop is open for holiday shopping. A day-use parking permit or an Oregon State Parks pass is required. Shore Acres State Park, 89039 Cape Argo Hwy. 541.888.2472 [more info]
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
February 11 2017 33rd Annual Charleston Crab Feed
Fresh Dungeness crab dinners, whole or half crabs at market price including side dishes. Proceeds help support the Charleston Visitors Center. 64065 Seven Devils Road 541.269.0215
June 24 2017 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
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