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Oregon Coast Spring Events
LIVE MUSIC AT SAN DUNE TAVERN, Manzanita. Call for schedule. Laneda Ave. (503) 368-5080. www.sandunepub.com
LIVE MUSIC AT NEWPORT PERFORMING ARTS CENTER, Newport. Various live shows, concerts and theater productions. Usually in a concert setting, this can be classical, jazz to reggae and rock festivals, along with musicals. 777 W. Olive Street. Newport, Oregon. Website here.
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See here for Tillamook County live music listings.
September 16. 7th Annual Siuslaw Open Golf Tournament. 4-person team scramble. The early bird rate for teams, if registered before September 1st, is $295. Team fee includes carts, snacks and BBQ dinner. Registration and putting contest begins at 9 a.m. Ocean Dunes Golf Course, 3345 Munsel Creek Rd. Florence, Oregon. 541-997-3232.
September 17. SWC Celebrate Siuslaw Salmon Dinner and Auction. Enjoy dinner with local wines and brews and participate in a silent and live auction. Funds raised support our ability to provide grant-based restoration projects in the watershed that improve water quality and habitat primarily focused on increasing native coho salmon. 5:30 p.m. Florence Events Center, 715 Quince Street. Florence, Oregon.
September 23. SOLVE Beach & Riverside Cleanup. Volunteers clean up beaches on all of Oregon's 362 miles of coastline. Times differ depending on the site. solveoregon.org. 503-844-9571 x332.
September 29 – 30. Florence Festival of Books. On Friday, join fellow readers and writers for a special evening event with acclaimed, Oregon Book Award-winning author John Daniel. Tickets are just $8 in advance, $10 at the door. Various features and events throughout the two days. Florence Events Center, 715 Quince Street. Florence, Oregon.
October 6 - 8. Wine & Chowder Trail with Great Glass Float Give-Away. Stroll through Historic Old Town, taste amazing Oregon wines, pick your favorite from nearly a dozen different chowders, and enter to win one of nearly 30 beautiful glass floats. Enjoy live music, shops, food, and beverage. Bay Street. Florence, Oregon.
Ongoing in Yachats:
Every First Thursday of the Month – Yachats Big Band, at the Yachats Commons. Couples, families and singles are invited to dance to the Big Band Classics of Glen Miller, Count Basie, Duke Ellington and others. Alcohol- and smoke-free; light refreshments. 7 – 9 p.m. $5 donation for adults, kids free. Yachats Commons, at 441 N. Coast Hwy 101 (between 4th and 5th on Hwy 101) Yachats, Oregon. 541-265-2514.
Every Saturday, Sunday, Monday, 7 am to 9 am. Alsea Bay Bridge Interpretive Center, S end of the Waldport Bridge. Waldport, Oregon. 541-563-2002.
Every Day. Cape Perpetua Visitor Center. Features nature films, roving interpreters and summertime naturalist led walks and talks. The walks depart from the Visitors Center for old-growth coastal rain forest or for marine gardens. Walk with a Ranger every Monday at noon. Center hours: 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. daily, May – Sept. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., daily Mar, Apr, Oct. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fri-Tues, Nov – Feb. Just south of Yachats, Oregon. (541) 547-3289.
Every Monday. Walk with a Ranger every Monday at noon. Retired chief park ranger and interpretive naturalist Michael Noack will lead a leisurely 30- to 60-minute hike along easy-to-moderate trails. Attending the hikes is free, but a day-use fee or recreation pass is required within the Cape Perpetua Scenic Area. For more information, call Visitor Center staff at 541-547-3289.
Every Third Sunday. Open Mic Night: music, poetry, prose, performance - held from 7 pm to 9 pm. Green Salmon Coffee & Tea. 220 Hwy 101. Yachats, Oregon.
September 17. Drive Electric Yachats. A nationwide celebration to heighten awareness of today's widespread availability of plug-in vehicles and highlight the benefits of all-electric and plug-in hybrid-electric cars, trucks, motorcycles, and more. 10 a.m. Yachats Commons Picnic Shelter, W 4th St. Yachats, Oregon. firstname.lastname@example.org.
September 23. Waldport's Cruzen for Crab. A car show extravaganza. Crafts and Food Vendors. Eat fresh crab and try your luck at drawings. Waldport, Oregon. 541-563-2133.
September 23. SOLVE Beach & Riverside Cleanup. Volunteers clean up beaches on all of Oregon's 362 miles of coastline. Times differ depending on the site. solveoregon.org. 503-844-9571 x332.
October 14. Awake to Rhythm. A lively and welcoming music-filled Indigenous-themed fundraiser for My Sisters' Place. 10:30 a.m. $20 for an individual and $25 for a family. Tickets available online at: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3044484. Yachats Commons. 441 Highway 101 N. Yachats, Oregon.
October 20. Oregon Coast Chamber Orchestra Fall Concert. Tickets will be available at Mari's Books, Hwy 101 & W 3rd in Yachats, Newport Performing Arts Center, Umpqua Bank in Reedsport, and the Oregon Pacific Bank in Florence. Tickets will also be available at the door. 7 p.m. Yachats Community Presbyterian Church, 360 W 7th St. Yachats, Oregon.
October 20 – 22. Yachats Village Mushroom Fest. Experience delectable wild forest mushroom cuisine, culinary markets, cooking demonstrations, wine and beer tasting, and live music. In addition, you're guaranteed a fun time learning all about mushrooms, the role of fungi in forest ecology, how to grow your own culinary mushrooms, and much more. Around Yachats, Oregon and Cape Perpetua. www.yachats.org.
Ongoing Exhibit: Shipwrecks on Oregon's Coast. An exhibit on shipwrecks along Oregon's coast with photographs and objects. Tuesday through Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Burrows House Museum. Newport, Oregon. 541-265-7509. www.oregoncoasthistory.org/
Every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday. Giant Pacific Octopus. Explore the realm of the Giant Pacific Octopus and get a slimy handshake! The Octopus Encounter includes a behind-the-scenes tour and educational information about the care of this amazing invertebrate. Ages 8 and up. $35 members, $40 nonmembers. 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Oregon Coast Aquarium. 2820 S.E. Ferry Slip Road. Newport, Oregon. 541-867-3474. www.aquarium.org.
Every Saturday and Sunday. Behind the Scenes Tours at the Aquarium. See how to vacuum in the water, make food for a 500-pound sea lion and what it looks like above the Passages of the Deep. $10 members, $15 nonmembers. 1-1:30 p.m. Oregon Coast Aquarium. 2820 S.E. Ferry Slip Road. Newport, Oregon. 541-867-3474. www.aquarium.org.
Every Saturday and Sunday. Seal and Sea Lion Kisses. This is 20-30 minute experience including a behind-the-scenes look at our pinniped facility followed by a whiskery kiss from a sea lion or harbor seal and fun photo opportunities. Ages 8 and up. $35 members, $40 nonmembers. 2:15 – 3:00 p.m. Oregon Coast Aquarium. 2820 S.E. Ferry Slip Road. Newport, Oregon. 541-867-3474. www.aquarium.org.
Whale Watch Center, Depoe Bay. Join state officials at the Depoe Bay seawall for help in spotting whales. Hwy 101, Depoe Bay, Oregon. Website here
Every Saturday Newport Farmer's Market. Over 60 Vendors offer an array of seasonal produce, art, fresh flowers, nursery plants, jewelry, photography, hot food, fresh pastries, honey, salsas, coffee, crafts and live music . 9am-1pm. Newport City Hall, South Lawn, Hwy 101 & Angle Street, Newport, Oregon, https://www.newportfarmersmarket.org/home.html
Every Friday. Traditional high tea at the Grand Victorian. High tea includes a pot of tea, savories, scones, Devonshire cream and desserts. Noon-5:30 p.m. $15. 105 N.W. Coast St. Newport, Oregon. 541-265-4490 or 800-784-9936.
October 20. National Theatre: Angels in America Part I. Live broadcast from London. America in the mid-1980s. In the midst of the AIDS crisis and a conservative Reagan administration, New Yorkers grapple with life and death, love and sex, heaven and hell. 7 p.m. Ticket prices are $16 for adults, $13 for seniors, and $11 for students. Newport Performing Arts Center. 777 W. Olive Street. Newport, Oregon. 541-265-2787.
October 26. A Presentation & Discussion of Siletz Tribal History. Featuring special guest presenter Robert Kentta, cultural resources director and tribal council member, Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians. 7 p.m. OCCC Newport Campus. 400 SE College Way. Newport, Oregon. http://www.oregoncoastcc.org/foundation/. 541-867-8531.
October 29. Rogue Halloween Garage Sale. Get your Rogue lagers, stouts and ales in kegs, bottles and growlers as well as t-shirts, sweatshirts, hats, glassware and other Rogue goods while saving some money. Rogue Brewery. 2320 SE Marine Science Dr, Newport, Oregon. http://www.rogue.com. (541) 867-3664.
October 28. Dia De Los Muertos Night Run. This is a lively 5K Walk/Run that honors the Day of the Dead or Dia De Los Muertos. Join family and friends on this night run to remember loved ones who have passed in this richness cultural tradition. Exercise, art, music and a lot of fun. Rogue Brewery. 2320 SE Marine Science Dr, Newport, Oregon. http://www.ardoradventures.com/muertos-night-run/
October 28. Trick or Treat Street. Mock storefronts arranged in a looping street will feature local businesses handing out treats to all kids who enter. 6 p.m. Admission prices support local food banks. Oregon Coast Aquarium. 2820 SE Ferry Slip Road, Newport, Oregon. aquarium.org.
October 28. Met Opera: Norma. This new production of Bellini’s masterpiece stars Sondra Radvanovsky as the Druid priestess and Joyce DiDonato as her rival, Adalgisa - a casting coup for bel canto fans. 10 a.m. Single ticket prices are $21 general, $18 senior, and $10 student; general admission seating. Newport Performing Arts Center. 777 W. Olive Street. Newport, Oregon. 541-265-2787.
October 31. The Witches of Depoe Bay will be out in force! Their goal? To scare up food and monetary donations to support the Depoe Bay Food Pantry. Come join the fun and let the Witches cast their spell upon you. 4 p.m. Throughout Depoe Bay, Oregon.
November 3. Dancing with the Coastal Stars. Regional talent, eight couples. 6:30 p.m. $53.60 at the Box Office (includes fees). All proceeds benefit Samaritan House Family Shelter in Newport. Newport Performing Arts Center. 777 W. Olive Street. Newport, Oregon. 541-265-2787.
November 10. National Theatre: Angels in American Part II. Ticket prices are $16 for adults, $13 for seniors, and $11 for students. 7 p.m. Newport Performing Arts Center. 777 W. Olive Street. Newport, Oregon. 541-265-2787.
November 17 – December 3. The Addams Family, presented by: Porthole Players. That Lovable family of creepy kooks is alive and well and living in their super spooky mansion in Central Park. 5 p.m. Adults - $24. Students - $16. Newport Performing Arts Center. 777 W. Olive Street. Newport, Oregon. 541-265-2787.
November 18. Met Opera: The Exterminating Angel. Inspired by the classic Luis Buñuel film of the same name - hosted by Kay Moxness. A surreal fantasy about a dinner party from which the guests can’t escape. Tom Cairns, who wrote the libretto, directs the new production, and Adès conducts his own adventurous new opera. 10 a.m. Single ticket prices are $21 general, $18 senior, and $10 student; general admission seating. Newport Performing Arts Center. 777 W. Olive Street. Newport, Oregon. 541-265-2787.
November 23. Newport Turkey Trot. 10k, 5k & Kids Run benefiting local schools. 9 a.m. South Beach Marina. 2039 SE Marine Science Dr, Newport, Oregon. http://www.ardoradventures.com/newport-turkey-trot/
Every Thursday-Sunday. Walking tour: A Walk Back in Time. Take a tour of Lincoln City’s historic Taft District via the North Lincoln County Historical Museum. 1:30 p.m. 4907 U.S. Hwy 101 Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-996-6614. www.northlincolncountyhistoricalmuseum.org.
Every Saturday. Book Sale at the Driftwood Public Library. Proceeds benefit library programs. Second floor, 10 a.m. 801 SW Hwy 101. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-557-9400.
Every Sunday. Indoor Farmers & Crafters Market at the Lincoln City Cultural Center. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 540 NE Hwy 101. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-994-9994.
October 12. 14th Annual Dark & Stormy Night series. Keith Rosson, author of The Mercy of the Tide and Smoke City, will speak at 4 p.m. Free. Driftwood Public Library. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-996-1242.
October 12. Floating Pumpkin Patch. Pick your pumpkin right out of the pool and enjoy a swim at the same time. Cost: $5 includes a pumpkin. Pre-registration is required. 7 p.m. Community Center. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-994-2131.
October 12. Acoustic Showcase live. 7 p.m. MIST at Surftides. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-994-2191.
October 13. The Wandering Reel Film Festival “You. Me. We.” This traveling film collection of short documentaries explores what tears us apart and what brings us together. Admission is a suggested donation of $10. Lincoln City Cultural Center. Highway 101. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-994-9994. Website.
October 13. Oregon Bounty Demo. Learn how it’s done and then enjoy a fantastic meal. 6 p.m. Lincoln City Cultural Center. Highway 101. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-557-1125. Website.
October 14 – 15. Finders Keepers – glass floats on the beach, returns to Lincoln City. From now through Memorial Day 2018 you can find colorful glass floats, which are placed on the beach daily. Floats are placed only during daylight hours and above the high tide line. You find it, you keep it. Throughout Lincoln City, Oregon. 800-452-2151. Website.
October 14. The Rocky Horror Picture Show. At midnight. Audience Partici....pation, costumes, movie and live show. Doors open 11-ish. $10 in advance, $12 at the door, plus a can of food for the Lincoln City Food Pantry. Bijou Theatre. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-994-8255.
October 14 – 15. Tea Party and Judi Dench. Tea Party at My Petite Sweet on opening weekend of Judi Dench’s new movie. $10 per person includes the movie, Victoria & Abdul, at the Bijou Theatre and the tea party. 1710 NE Hwy 101, Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-994-8255.
October 14. Harvest Gold: A Tribute to Neil Young live. Neil Young interpreter, Richie Bean, is joined by Chris Ochsner, Monte Allen and Eric Jerde, as they take a journey through Young’s remarkable career. Tickets: $12 in advance. 6 p.m. Lincoln City Cultural Center. Highway 101. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-994-9994. Website.
October 14. The Wandering Reel Film Festival: “In Between Us.” This traveling film collection of short documentaries explores the bonds that connect us, which often come in unexpected forms. Tickets: $5. 11 a.m. Bijou Theatre. Highway 101. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-994-9994.
October 15. Neskowin Chamber Music presents a Special Free Concert: Acclaimed Pianist, Andrew Armstrong. 3 p.m. Chapel by the Sea Presbyterian Church. 2125 SE Lee Ave, Lincoln City, Oregon. (541) 996-2070.
October 19. 14th Annual Dark & Stormy Night. Best-selling writing couple, Steve and Chris York, will speak at 4 p.m. Free. Driftwood Public Library. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-996-1242.
October 19. Lincoln Pops Big Band. Come dance or just listen to the sounds of the 40’s, 50’s and 60’s. Adults $6 and Students $3, children under 6 are free. 7:30 p.m. Gleneden Beach Community Club, 110 Azalea Street, Gleneden Beach, Oregon. 541-563-5067.
October 19 – 21. Theatre West’s “Calendar Girls.” A comedy by Tim Firth in which eleven women pose nude for a calendar to raise money for charity. 7 p.m. Lincoln City Cultural Center. Highway 101. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-994-9994. Website.
October 20 – 22. A Tour to Die For. Departing from the Lincoln City Cultural Center, embark on a journey through local legend and see history come to life in Pioneer Cemetery. Tours begin at 5:30, 6:00, 6:30, 7:00 and 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday night. Sunday matinee tours are available. Tickets are $25 for adults and $15 for children, pre-registration is strongly encouraged. Lincoln City, Oregon. TourtoDieFor.com or call 800-452-2151. Website.
October 21. Pollinators In Urban Gardens with Gail Langellotto at the Connie Hansen Garden. Learn how urban and suburban habitats can contribute to the conservation of pollinators, parasitoids and ecosystem services. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-994-6338.
October 21. Hands-On Tamales. Learn how to make delicious tamales right at home. $75 per person includes meal and beverage. $75 per person. 11 a.m. Culinary Center. Highway 101. Lincoln City, Oregon. Website.
October 25. Jamie Stillway & Ben Bonham. Part Django Reinhardt and part Rev. Gary Davis, with a touch of ragtime. 7 p.m. Tickets: $18 in advance. Lincoln City Cultural Center. Highway 101. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-994-9994. Website.
October 26. 14th Annual Dark & Stormy Night series. A visit from fantasy writer Anthony St. Claire, author of the travel fantasy series “Rucksack Universe,” including The Lotus and the Barley. Free. Driftwood Public Library. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-996-1242.
October 26 – 28. Theatre West’s “Calendar Girls.” A comedy by Tim Firth in which eleven women pose nude for a calendar to raise money for charity. 7 p.m. Lincoln City Cultural Center. Highway 101. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-994-9994.
October 27 – 29. A Tour to Die For. Departing from the Lincoln City Cultural Center, embark on a journey through local legend and see history come to life in Pioneer Cemetery. Tours begin at 5:30, 6:00, 6:30, 7:00 and 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday night. Sunday matinee tours are available. Tickets are $25 for adults and $15 for children, pre-registration is strongly encouraged. Lincoln City, Oregon. TourtoDieFor.com or call 800-452-2151. Website.
October 28. Hands-On Halloween Party. Join them in the kitchen, and impress the kids by learning to make scary good holiday dishes. 11 a.m. $75 per person, includes meal and beverage. Culinary Center. Highway 101. Lincoln City, Oregon. Website.
November 2 – 4. Theatre West’s “Calendar Girls.” A comedy by Tim Firth in which eleven women pose nude for a calendar to raise money for charity. 7 p.m. Lincoln City Cultural Center. Highway 101. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-994-9994. Website.
November 3 – 4. Charley Pride live. Legendary singer with no fewer than 52 Top-10 Country hits, two Grammy Awards and tens of millions of record sales worldwide. Tickets: $30-45. 8 p.m. Chinook Winds Casino Resort. Lincoln City, Oregon. 888-624-6228.
November 3 – 4. Hands-On Asian Intensive. Cost is $225 per person. 10 a.m. Lincoln City Cultural Center. Highway 101. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-557-1125 Website.
November 9 – 10. Theatre West’s “Calendar Girls.” A comedy by Tim Firth in which eleven women pose nude for a calendar to raise money for charity. 7 p.m. Lincoln City Cultural Center. Highway 101. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-994-9994.
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Third Sunday of Every Month. Artful Breakfast. Year-round fundraiser 3rd Sunday of every month Bay City Arts Center. Breakfast prepared and served by BCAC Board and artists. Hours: 8 a.m. - noon. 5th and A in Bay City, Oregon. 503-377-9620 or 842-7013. Website
Every Thursday. Line Dancing. Rockaway Beach Community Center. 2310 U.S. Hwy 101. Rockaway Beach, Oregon. rockawaybeach.net.
Special Rides, various dates. Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad Garibaldi, Oregon to Rockaway Beach, Oregon. 503-842-7972. Oregon Coast Senic Railroad.
Ongoing. Special Dinner Events at Pelican Pub & Brewery. 33180 Cape Kiwanda Drive. Pacific City, Oregon. 503-965-7007. www.pelicanbrewery.com.
Every Friday. Beginner Square Dance Lessons. Free. 7-8:30 p.m. Eagles Lodge. 209 Stillwell Ave. Tillamook, Oregon. 503-322-3819 or 503-812-4050.
Every Saturday. Bingo. Sponsored by the Lions Club. 6 p.m. Rockaway Beach Lions Club. 268 S. Anchor St. Rockaway Beach, Oregon. 503-355-2199.
Every Friday Night. Stimulus After Hours. Live music from 6pm – 8pm, Stimulus Espresso Café, 33105 Cape Kiwanda Dr, Pacific City, Oregon
Every Friday. Live Music: Garibaldi Jam. 10 to 15 bluegrass musicians play country western ditties, faves from the 40s and more. Admission by donation at the door. 6 p.m. 107 6th Street, Garibaldi, Oregon. Website
October 14 – 28. Kilchis River Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze. The Haunted Night Maze is on Oct. 28 at dusk to 10 p.m. $5. The Haunted Maze is $7. 9455 Kilchis River Rd. Tillamook, Oregon. (503) 815-3762.
October 14. Food Roots Central County Pie Night. The event will kick off with a live pie auction at 7 pm. Participants can bid on scrumptious pies from individuals and restaurants throughout Tillamook County. Pies will include savory, sweet, gluten free and vegan. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for youth under 12. Pacific Restaurant. 2nd & Main. Tillamook, Oregon. 503-815-2800. www.foodrootsnw.org.
October 15. Mysterious Mushrooms of the Tillamook State Forest. Join State Park Ranger Dane Osis for a program on these wild forest mushrooms. You will view freshly picked fungi, learn to identify edible and poisonous varieties, and discover the important roles that fungi play in forest health. 11 a.m. $15. Tillamook Forest Center. 45500 Wilson River Hwy. Tillamook, Oregon. 503.815.6800. www.tillamookforestcenter.org
October 21. Open Mic. Community open mic for musicians, poets, authors, singers in a supportive, open environment. Donations to support Art Accelerated kids’ art education classes. Hosted by Eric Sappington. Free. 6:30 p.m. Yo Time Frozen Yogurt. 314 Main Av. Tillamook, Oregon. 503-815-2518 Website
November 11. Take Flight: Barrel-Aged Tasting. Enjoy a cocktail-style event featuring a guided flight of our barrel-aged series including Queen of Hearts, Father of all Tsunamis, Captain of the Coast and the new 2017 release of Mother of all Storms–all paired with tasty, passed appetizers. 4 p.m. Tickets must be purchased in advance at Pelican's online store for $45 (not including gratuity). Must be 21+ older. Pelican Pub & Brewery. 33180 Cape Kiwanda Drive. Pacific City, Oregon. 503-965-7007. www.pelicanbrewery.com
More Live Music, Future Events in Tillamook County
LIVE MUSIC AT SAN DUNE TAVERN, Manzanita. Call for schedule. Laneda Ave. (503) 368-5080.www.sandunepub.com
Special Rides, various dates. Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad Wheeler, Oregon to Rockawau Beach, Oregon. 503-842-7972. Oregon Coast Senic Railroad.
Every Monday. Knitting Group. 1-4 p.m. North Coast Recreation District. 36155 Ninth St. Nehalem, Oregon.
Every Monday. Evening Meditation. 5-5:45 p.m. Center for Contemplative Arts. Underhill Plaza. Manzanita Ave. at Division. Manzanita, Oregon. 503-368-6227.
Every Tuesday. Great Discussions Group. 1-3 p.m. North Coast Recreation District. 36155 Ninth St. Nehalem, Oregon.
Every Tuesday and Thursday. Clay Art Open Studio. Artists of all ages who are interested in working with clay are encouraged to visit. Tuesday 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Thursday 5-8 p.m. Hoffman Center. 594 Laneda Ave. Manzanita, Oregon. 503-368-3846. hoffmanblog.org.
Every Tuesday and Saturday. Community Garden. 10 a.m.-noon. Alder Creek Farm. At the end of Underhill Lane. Nehalem, Oregon.
Every Wednesday. Sketching Group. 9:30-11 a.m. North Coast Recreation District. 36155 Ninth St. Nehalem, Oregon.
Every Wednesday. Writing Lounge. 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Hoffman Center. 594 Laneda Ave. Manzanita, Oregon. 503-368-3846. hoffmanblog.org.
Every Wednesday. Movie Night. 6 p.m. Rising Star Café. 92 Rorvik St. Wheeler, Oregon.
Every Saturday. Manzanita Pace Setters. 7:30-8 a.m. Spa Manzanita. 144 Laneda Ave. Manzanita, Oregon.
Every Saturday. Storytime for Children. 11 a.m.-noon. Manzanita Library. 571 Laneda Ave. Manzanita, Oregon. 503-368-6665.
Every Saturday. Reading Shakespeare. 10 a.m.-noon. North Coast Recreation District. 36155 Ninth St. Nehalem, Oregon.
Every Sunday. Life Drawing. This is an opportunity to practice drawing the human figure with a live model in a supportive and engaged atmosphere. The studio fee is $15 for the three hours and any experience level can join in. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Hoffman House Studios Drawing Room. 594 Laneda Ave. Manzanita, Oregon. 503-368-3846. hoffmanblog.org.
Every Sunday. Radio Controlled Helicopters. 1-3 p.m. North Coast Recreation District Gym. 36155 Ninth St. Nehalem, Oregon.
October 14. 3 Leg Torso. Charming, elegant and daring modern chamber pop music infused with equal parts tradition and innovation. Influenced by tango, Eastern European folk and other world music traditions, their cosmopolitan musical style embraces wit and humor within thoughtful, uncommon and beautiful musical arrangements. $18. 7:30 p.m. NCRD Performing Arts Center. 36155 9th Street. Nehalem, Oregon. 971-308-0309. Website
October 20. Wandering Reel. Short films include “The Tables,” “Big City,” “Anna” and more. Screening followed by a Q&A discussion with festival director, Michael Harrington. Tickets: $5. 7:30 pm. Hoffman Center For The Arts. 594 Laneda Avenue. Manzanita, Oregon. www.wanderingreel.org.
October 21. Life Without a Recipe. Diana Abu-Jabar reads her culinary memoir. Described as “a book of love, death, and cake.” Ruth Reichl calls it “bold and luscious” and “indispensable to anyone trying to forge their own truer path.” 7 p.m. $7. Hoffman Center For The Arts. 594 Laneda Ave. Manzanita, Oregon. www.hoffmanblog.org.
October 28. Brownsmead Flats. They play acoustic music that may be best described as “Crabgrass,” a style they liken to folk/bluegrass with a maritime flavor. 7 p.m. $10. Hoffman Center For The Arts. 594 Laneda Ave. Manzanita, Oregon. www.hoffmanblog.org.
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Or see the Seaside, Cannon Beach Events Calendar page
Various Mornings (low tides). Haystack Rock Awareness Program. Weather and tide permitting, staffers can be found on the beach throughout the year and on most low-tide mornings. Bird stations and spotting scopes, display tanks with microscopes, brochures and naturalists/interpreters. On the beach, by Haystack Rock. Cannon Beach, Oregon. (503) 436-8060.
Seaside Downtown Art Walk, Every First Saturday. Follow the red balloons to entertainment and art shows at various downtown businesses. 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. 503-738-6391 www.seasidechamber.com
Every Day: Seaside Aquarium. Open every day of the week. Feed seals, see all manner of sea life. Seaside Aquarium. Seaside, Oregon. www.seasideaquarium.com 503-738-6211.
September 15: Live Music: Ashleigh Flynn and the Riveters. Infectious well-crafted Americana music delivered by a well-curated band of adept musicians. Free. 7 p.m. McMenamin’s Gearhart Hotel and Sandtrap Pub. Gearhart, Oregon. 503-771-8159. https://www.mcmenamins.com/gearhart-hotel.
September 16. Buddy Walk at the Beach. Sammy’s Place is celebrating 13 years of the Buddy Walk at the Beach in Seaside. Bring the whole family out for the walk, a parade, music, dancing, raffle prizes and more. $8 for children (12 and under), $15 for adults. 9 a.m. Quatat Park. 493 Oceanway St. Seaside, Oregon. (503) 738-5112. https://www.crowdrise.com/BuddyWalkattheBeach2016.
September 22 – October 28. Blithe Spirit. A man is haunted by the ghost of his temperamental first wife, Elvira, after a séance. Performances begin at 7:30 p.m. Sunday shows start at 3 p.m. Coaster Theater. 108 N Hemlock St, Cannon Beach, Oregon. (503) 436-1242.
September 23. StackSock Music Festival. Some of the region’s best established and emerging rock and pop bands to the Oregon coast. Colin Meloy of the Decemberists, Ages and Ages. Pure Bathing Culture, Edna Vasquez Acoustic Trio and more. Haystack Gardens. Tickets $40 - $150. 148 E Gower Avenue. Cannon Beach, Oregon. https://www.stackstockfest.com/
September 29. Live Music: Brian Copeland Band. A unique brand of catchy and lyrical guitar-pop. 7 p.m. Free. McMenamin’s Gearhart Hotel and Sandtrap Pub. Gearhart, Oregon. 503-771-8159. https://www.mcmenamins.com/gearhart-hotel.
September 30. The Washington Razor Clam Phenomenon. What brings thousands of men, women, and children to Washington’s sandy coastal beaches every year, braving weather and surf? The buried treasure known as the Pacific razor clam. Lecture given by David Berger. 4 p.m. Columbia River Heritage Museum. Ilwaco, Washington. http://columbiapacificheritagemuseum.org/
Every Saturday. Wine tasting. 1-4 p.m. The Cellar on 10th. 1004 Marine Dr. Astoria, Oregon. 503-325-6600. www.thecellaron10th.com.
Every Saturday. Yoga for charity. The intention behind the class is to come together as one inspired and strong yoga community. Expect an all-level yoga class that will get you strong, supple and rejuvenated. 5 p.m. $5 suggested donation goes to a local charity. RiversZen Yoga Center. 399 31st St. Astoria, Oregon. 503-440-3554.
Every Tuesday. Blues-n-Burgers. 2 for $22. 4 p.m. T. Paul's Supper Club. 360 12th Street, Astoria, Oregon.
Through Sept 30. Fort Stevens Historic Tours. Take a tour underground through a rare gun battery that also served as a World War II command center. Ride in the back of a period military truck and see the fortifications from a whole new perspective. Get a feel for what the inside of a military jail was like as you walk through one of the last brick-constructed guardhouses in the country. Fort Stevens, 100 Peter Iredale Road, Hammond, Oregon. 503-861-2000.
Sundays. Astoria Sunday Market. 10a.m.- 3p.m. http://www.astoriasundaymarket.com/
September 15. Winemaker's Dinner - Firriato (Sicilian). Serving up some exceptional regional Sicilian cuisine paired with these spectacular wines. 5:30 p.m. $125 per person. Advance reservations required and subject to space availability. The Cellar on 10th. 1004 Marine Drive, Astoria, Oregon. 503-325-6600. www.thecellaron10th.com.
September 16. 2nd Annual Riverfolk Benefit Concert. Features acclaimed blues performer and John Fogerty's current keyboard man, Bob Malone, along with Alexa Wiley, Dan Weber, and Tom May with Donnie Wright. 7 p.m. $20.00 General Admission. $175.00 VIP Package (Dinner at Fulio's, front row seat, autographed 11" x 17" poster). CCC Performing Arts Center. Astoria, Oregon. 588 16th St, Astoria, Oregon. (503) 616-6472.
September 17. Mysterious Mushrooms of Clatsop County. Local state parks ranger Dane Osis talks about the rules and regulations for mushroom foraging as well as the equipment needed to collect fungi. The audience will also learn about some of the common species of both edible and poisonous mushrooms found in this area. 1 p.m. Free. Lewis and Clark National Park. 92343 Fort Clatsop Road. Astoria, Oregon. 503-861-2471. https://www.nps.gov/lewi/index.htm.
September 22 – 24. Pacific Northwest Brew Cup. 36 northwest craft beers on tap Friday through Sunday, plus wine and cider along with live music, food vendors, and activities for the kiddos. Admission is free. To taste beer you will need to purchase a souvenir mug for $9 each and tokens for $1 each. On corner of 7th and the Riverwalk. Astoria, Oregon. http://pacificnorthwestbrewcup.com. 503-791-7940.
September 23. Portland Chamber Orchestra with Pianist Ruusamari Teppo. Ernest Block, Jean Sibelius, W.A. Mozart and more. $30, packages available. 4 p.m. Liberty Theatre, 1203 Commercial Street. Astoria, Oregon. www.libertyastoria.org.
September 30. South Slough Scramble 5k/10k. 5k walk/run or a roughly 10k run along the park's trails. Both loops will take participants along the ups and downs of the South Slough Trail, into the coastal hills, and along the Lewis and Clark River. 8 a.m. Lewis and Clark National Park. 92343 Fort Clatsop Road. Astoria, Oregon. 503-861-2471. https://www.nps.gov/lewi/index.htm.
October 15. Great Columbia Crossing. 10k run/walk and the glory of the Columbia River as you trek across the Astoria-Megler Bridge during this unique opportunity to cross the bridge on foot. $40. Astoria, Oregon. 503-325-6311. www.greatcolumbiacrossing.com.
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