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
Long Beach Peninsula Calendar of Events
including Long Beach, Seaview, Ocean Park & Ilwaco
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
Whale Watch Center in Depoe Bay, Oregon
FEATURED EVENT
Winter Whale Watching
December 27-January 1 2019
Starting in late fall Gray Whales leave their feeding grounds in the Arctic and travel south to breed in the warm waters off Mexico. The Oregon Coast with expansive ocean views on elevated locations like coastal capes and headlands is a great place to spot these marine giants. During peak winter migration time, December 27 through January 1, 2019, the best whale watching locations along the coast, are staffed by trained volunteers to answer questions and help you spot a whale. Read more about Oregon's Gray Whale migration visit: Oregon's Wandering Whales. Learn more about Oregon's Whale Watch Center and spotting tips. Access the Whale Watch Center brochure here at: Depoe Bay Whale Watching Guide. To view a map of 24 watch locations go to: Whale Watching Spoken Here....[read more]
 
Through November 15 Wild Mushroom Celebration
The annual celebration is a culinary and cultural event honoring the Pacific Northwest's delectable, edible wild mushrooms. The six-week celebration features expert-led hikes through an Oregon state park, chef-inspired menus at some of the Long Beach Peninsula's finest restaurants and lodging specials at acclaimed inns and vacation rentals. Various Locations [more info]
November 3 6x6 Art Show & Auction
This is the largest fundraiser for exhibition programs of the Columbia Pacific Heritage Museum. Over 60 art objects produced by some of the region's most talented artists will be sold at various auctions and raffles. Columbia Pacific Heritage Museum, 115 Lake St. SE 360.642.3446 [more info]
December 1 Crab Pot Christmas Tree Lighting
Get into the holiday spirit with the lighting of a crab pot Christmas tree. This entertaining event starts at 5pm at the Port of Ilwaco. Port of Ilwaco
December 31 Fireworks at Midnight over the Ocean
Ring in the New Year with five minutes of fireworks over the Pacific Ocean in front of the boardwalk in Long Beach. Beach
Sponsored Links