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Through March 1 Live Theater: To Kill a Mockingbird
Tillamook Association for the Performing Arts presents this theatrical production of Harper Lee's tale of rape and racism. Adapted as a play by Christopher Sergel and directed by Richard Coon. This TAPA production runs February 14-16, February 21-23 and February 28. Performances begin at 7pm. Tickets are sold at Diamond Art Jewelers and at the door. Barn Community Playhouse, 1204 Ivy Ave. 503.842.7940 [more info]
Through March 5 Live Theater: Sting in the Tale
Tillamook Association for the Performing Arts presents a witty and comedic thriller by Brian Clemens and Dennis Spooner. TAPA productions are on weekends, February 17-19, February 24-26 and March 3-5. Friday and Saturday performances begin at 7pm. Matinee shows are Sundays at 2pm. Tickets are sold at Diamond Art Jewelers and at the door. Barn Community Playhouse, 1204 Ivy Ave. 503.842.7940 [more info]
March 10-11 Spring Vintage Flea Market & Bazaar
Antiques, vintage,handmade, retail Items and more.Enjoy a day of shopping on Friday noon-7pm and on Saturday 10am-5pm. Free parking and free admission, food and beverages will be available. Tillamook County Fairgrounds
March 11-12 Garibaldi Crab Races
A small-town tradition not to be missed. Where else can you see human participants yell, shout,clap and use psychic powers (as long as they don't touch the crabs) to cajole their favorite crustacean over the finish line. As for the Dungeness, well, they may be found in one of the specialty dishes served up for the folks who come just to eat, drink local brews and wine and have fun watching this hilarious spectacle.The Crab Races are held to raise funds for the Garibaldi Lions Club, a civic organization that works to provide low-cost vision care for low-income citizens in the area. See the website for the most current updates. Old Mill Event Center, 210 3rd St 503.322.3327 [more info]
March 18-19 First Annual Con on the Coast - 2017 Comic Con
Come out in full dress as your favorite character or as yourself and let your inner-nerd shine as you meet celebrities from your favorite Television shows, comic book artists, science fiction writers, cosplay personalities, vendors of all varieties and even maybe a few surprises this spring. Saturday hours are 10am-8pm and Sunday from 10am- 6pm. Tillamook County Fairgrounds [more info]
March 25-31 Spring 2017 Whale Watch
Spot Gray Wales on their migration north 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 541.765.3305 [more info]
April 1 SOLVE Spring Coast Cleanup
These beach cleanups are a bi-annual tradition dating back to 1984.Join thousands of volunteers to clean up the coastline and get Oregon beaches ready for summer. Various Oregon Coast Beaches 503.844.9571 [more info]
April 21-23 13th Annual Birding and Blues
Celebrate spring bird migration and the natural resources of south Tillamook County with free community open house events, children's activities, field trips and excursions. Educational and entertaining for all ages. Kiawanda Community Center and Other Locations [more info]
April 28-May 13 Live Theater: Funny Money
Tillamook Association for the Performing Arts presents this stage play farce by Ray Cooney, directed by Becki Wilhelm.TAPA productions are on weekends, April 28-30, May 5-7 and May 12-13. Friday and Saturday performances begin at 7pm. Matinee shows are Sundays at 2pm. Tickets are sold at Diamond Art Jewelers and at the door. Barn Community Playhouse, 1204 Ivy Ave. 503.842.7940 [more info]
May 19 Oregon Coast Crawler
The Oregon Coast Crawler will take you on a memorable eight hour journey of exploration and beautiful Oregon scenery, all by a vintage train powered by a historic steam locomotive. All passengers will have a guaranteed indoor seat and the outdoor space will be shared throughout the day. This all day excursion is limited to 120 passengers, lunch is included, $135 per person, pre-booking reservations required. Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad 503.292.5055 [more info]
May 20 Oregon Coast Crawler
Ride the rails with a vintage train on a historic route. The scenic rail excursion departs Garibaldi at 9:30am and returns 5:15pm. Cost is $135 per person, advance ticket purchase required (no walk-ups or children under 5 years) See website for more information. 800.717.0108 [more info]
July 16 A Cause for Paws Tillamook Mutt Strutt
A benefit for Tillamook Animal Shelter, this fundraising event offers family and pet friendly vendors,10am-2pm. Goodspeed Park [more info]
July 21-23 Garibaldi Days
The three-day event brings hundreds of visitors to town for planned and impromptu reunions and other activities. Festivities include a parade, live entertainment, food court, refreshments and fire works. Various Locations, Garibaldi 503.322.3327 [more info]
July 22-23 Annual Garibadi Days Festival
Festivities include a parade, live entertainment, food, refreshments and fireworks. Various Locations 503.322.3327 [more info]
September 1-2 Oregon Tuna Classic
Fishing competition with prizes and awards. Public is invited to the barbecue dinner, auction and ceremony on Saturday night. Event details and updates will be posted online. Port of Garibaldi [more info]
September 15-30 Live Theater: Roses in December
Tillamook Association for the Performing Arts presents this dramatic comedy by Victor Cahn, Directed by Joni Sauer Folger. TAPA productions are on weekends September 15-17, September 22-24 and September 29-30. Friday and Saturday performances begin at 7pm. Matinee shows on Sundays are at 2pm. Tickets are sold at Diamond Art Jewelers and at the door. Barn Community Playhouse, 1204 Ivy Ave. 503.842.940 [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 Oregon Coast Crawler
Ride the rails with a vintage train on a historic route. The scenic rail excursion departs Garibaldi at 9:30am and returns 5:15pm. Cost is $135 per person, advance ticket purchase required (no walk-ups or children under 5 years) See website for more information. 800.717.0108 [more info]
December 26-31 Winter Whale Watch
Spot Gray Wales 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]
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