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How to Be Weather Savvy on the Oregon Coast
The most spectacular and transformative moments you can enjoy on the Oregon Coast have nothing to do with sunny weather and spring is an opportunity to experience them. Many people just don't get it about the Oregon Coast. They think it's a good idea to plan their trip for summer when it's most likely to be sunny and warm. The......[read more]
 
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  • Attractions

    • Natures Best Late-night Show on the Oregon Coast: Favorable viewing conditions will give stargazers a celestial show with as many as 20 meteors streaking across the sky every hour during the Lyrid meteor shower. Appeared in Online Extras 2018
    • Exploring Rocky Shores in Lincoln City: On the Oregon Coast tidepool season is just around the corner, plan now to make the most of your adventure in Lincoln City. Appeared in Online Extras 2018
    • Fat Bike Fun in Cannon Beach: Fat Bike enthusiasts can explore the North Oregon Coast in new way at the first ever Fat Bike Festival in Cannon Beach, April 20-22, 2018. Appeared in Online Extras 2018
    • Spring into the Cannon Beach Art Scene: Unveilings, demos and receptions with live music will take place all weekend long in Cannon Beach, Oregon "One of the 100 Best Art Towns in America." Appeared in Coast Explorer Spring 2018
    • Spring Speaker Series at Fort Clatsop: Lewis & Clark National Historic Park announces the next "In their Footsteps" program, Lewis and Clark's Discovery of the Willamette River: Recent Findings of Their Secondary Mission by Dr. Steven McClure, Sunday, April 15. Appeared in Coast Explorer Spring 2018
  • Dining

    • Three New Wine Tasting Rooms: Three newly opened tasting rooms bring the Northwest wine experience directly to Oregon's North Coast. Appeared in Coast Explorer Spring 2018
    • Savor Spring on the Oregon Coast: With spring around the corner, it's time to get out and feast on the season. Appeared in Coast Explorer Spring 2018
    • South Coast Brew Cruise: Turn your Oregon Coast road trip into a local brew fest and tap into the South Coast brewery scene. Appeared in Coast Explorer Spring 2018
    • Taste the Flavors of Fall: Fall is in the air and it's time to savor the bountiful harvest on the Oregon Coast. Appeared in Online Extras 2017
    • Doggy Dining in Cannon Beach: A Cannon Beach restaurant takes the city's dog friendly reputation to a new level offering meals for canine companions. Appeared in Online Extras 2017
  • Shopping

    • Shopping on the Oregon Coast: Your spring guide to the best shopping on the Oregon Coast. Appeared in Coast Explorer Spring 2018
    • A Legacy Like No Other: Authors Jan and Jack McGowan share the story of Oregon's public beach access in new book titled The Oregon Coast, A Legacy Like No Other. Appeared in Online Extras 2017
    • Worth One's Salt in Astoria: The Cellar on 10th is featuring a new collection of unrefined salts. Appeared in Coast Explorer Spring 2017
    • Top Shop: Center Diamond in Cannon Beach earns top shop honor from Quilt Sampler magazine. Appeared in Coast Explorer Summer 2016
    • The Best of Lincoln City Shopping: Ideally positioned between Oregon's north and central coasts, the Lincoln City retail scene shines as bright as a lighthouse beacon. Appeared in Coast Explorer Spring 2016
  • Arts

    • CAM Presents Expressions West 2018: Coos Art Museum opens Expressions West 2018, an exhibition of works by western artists on April 27. Appeared in Coast Explorer Spring 2018
    • A New Season of Art: Now is the time to plan your fall and winter gallery stops along the Oregon Coast. Appeared in Online Extras 2017
    • Art Nights Out & About: Up and down the Oregon Coast, galleries extend their hours and open their doors for art walk events. Appeared in Coast Explorer 2017
    • Celebrating 50 Years of Art in Coos Bay: Coos Art Museum, also known as CAM, has been a cultural focal point on Oregon's scenic south coast since 1966. Appeared in Coast Explorer Spring 2016
    • Washed Ashore: Art to Save the Sea: Art made from marine debris is featured in an exhibit and educational project in Bandon, Oregon. Appeared in Coast Explorer Summer 2013
  • Living

    • Northwest Style: The company known today as Coaster Construction began in 1973 with the vision of keeping the look and feel of a small coastal village and arts community in Cannon Beach. Appeared in Coast Explorer Fall/Winter 2016
    • Gourmet Gatherings in Port Orford: Whether you're hanging out at home or heading to the beach, South Coast Gourmet has picnic provisions for your next gourmet gathering. Appeared in Coast Explorer Summer 2016
    • Privacy With a View: Expand your view with popular window treatments that create the perfect room ambiance any time of day. Appeared in Coast Explorer Spring 2016
    • Visualize Art: What will that new piece of art you are considering look like on your wall? Now you can take the guesswork out of whether it will fit with your decor or not. At DragonFire Gallery in Cannon Beach, you can Visualize It. Appeared in Coast Explorer Spring 2015
    • Looking Back: Promoting Oregon's Scenic South Coast: Photographic imagery was and still is an important way to communicate Oregon's coastal landscape, people, culture and history. Appeared in Coast Explorer Spring 2015
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