Oregon Coast Calendar: Fall Events for Manzanita, Rockaway, Tillamook, Pacific City
(Tillamook, Oregon) – Fall is underway on the Oregon coast, and winter isn’t far behind. This means a scattering of outdoor activities in spots like Neskowin and Rockaway, while the indoor fun starts increasing in regularity, slowly giving way to December’s holiday events.
All of Tillamook County has something going on for the season: Pacific City, Netarts, Tillamook, Hebo, Bay City, Garibaldi, Rockaway Beach, Nehalem, Wheeler and Manzanita.
LIVE MUSIC AT SAN DUNE TAVERN, Manzanita. Call for schedule or look at www.sandunepub.com. Laneda Ave. (503) 368-5080.
Every Sunday. Radio Control Helicopters. 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. North County Recreation District. 36155 9th Street. Nehalem, Oregon. 503-368-7008.
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.
First Sunday. Country Folk Music Jam. Bring instruments or sing along. 1 p.m. Free. Tillamook Forest Center. 45500 Wilson River Highway, near Tillamook. 866-930-4646. www.tillamookforestcenter.org
Every Last Saturday of the month. Pacific City Birding Safari. Novices and experienced birders welcome for a guided nature walk with locals. Meet at the Migrations Coffee Shop at 8 a.m. Return by 11:30 a.m. Pacific City, Oregon. (503) 965-6994 or www.birdingandblues.com
Through November 2. Historical Exhibition. Oregon at Statehood: “Local legends, Lifestyles and Lincoln.” Showcases life on Tillamook Bay in the decades surrounding statehood in 1859, also features retrospective of Abraham Lincoln's life. Tuesday - Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Sunday 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Admission at the door. Tillamook County Pioneer Museum. 2106 2nd Street, Tillamook, Oregon 503-842-4553. www.tcpm.org.
Every Saturday. Garibaldi Saturday Market. 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Old Mill Marina. 210 S. 3rd. St., Garibaldi, Oregon. 503-322-0322
October 9. 21 Horses, live band. $5 at the door. 9 p.m. San Dune Pub. 127 Laneda Ave. Manzanita, Oregon. 503-368-5080. www.sandunepub.com
October 10 & 11. Rockaway Rocktoberfest. Tillamook County musicians: performing Rock, Blues, Folk, Jazz, Classical, Surf, Alternative, Celtic, Country, Americana, more. Two days of music on the beach. Beer garden, food vendors, local crafts booths. Admission $5 without canned food donation - $3 with two-can donation. Rockaway Beach Wayside, Rockaway Beach, Oregon. www.rockawayrocktoberfest.com/
October 10. 27th Annual Harvest Festival. Parent Fundraiser. Indoor/outdoor food and entertainment fest. Live music, jugglers, fire-dancer, children's activities, art and craft booths, sculpture installation, silent auction, Bakery Cafe, BBQ, and fresh-pressed apple cider. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free admission. Neskowin Valley School. 503-392-3124. www.neskowinvalleyschool.com. Neskowin, Oregon.
October 15. Mildred Davy Memorial Endowed Scholarship Luncheon. 12 noon to 1:30 p.m. 503-842-8222 ext. 1159. Tillamook, Oregon.
October 17. Blues Train, blues. $5 at the door. 9 p.m. San Dune Pub. 127 Laneda Ave. Manzanita, Oregon. 503-368-5080. www.sandunepub.com
October 17. Manzanita Writers Series. Diana Abu-Jaber, reads. Writers can register at the door to read from their original work. The first nine registrants are invited to read for five minutes each. 7 p.m. $5 donation is suggested. Hoffman Center Annex, 594 Laneda Avenue, Manzanita, Oregon.
October 17. Mayor’s Ball. Tillamook County Fairgrounds. 503-842-4414 ext. 18. Tillamook, Oregon.
October 23 – 24. Netarts Community Club 9th Annual Fall Rummage Sale. Friday 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Netarts Fire Hall. 5th St. Loop, Netarts, Oregon. 503-842-4306
October 23. Karaoke from Hell, live band for karaoke. $5 at the door. 9 p.m. San Dune Pub. 127 Laneda Ave. Manzanita, Oregon. 503-368-5080. www.sandunepub.com
October 24. Karaoke from Hell, live band for karaoke. $5 at the door. 9 p.m. San Dune Pub. 127 Laneda Ave. Manzanita, Oregon. 503-368-5080. www.sandunepub.com
October 25. Barbara Blair & her jazz trio. Jazz standards done with style. Canadian jazz singer draws her inspiration from jazz giants and innovators such as Ella Fitzgerald, Carmen McRae and Sarah Vaughn. 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Adult tickets at the door $25. Don Whitney Auditorium, Tillamook High. 503-842-2078. Tillamook, Oregon.
October 30. “Halloween Downtown.” 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Downtown Tillamook. 503-842-7940. Tillamook, Oregon.
October 31. Halloween Hookah Stew, rock, alternative. $5 at the door. 9 p.m. San Dune Pub. 127 Laneda Ave. Manzanita, Oregon. 503-368-5080. www.sandunepub.com
November 5 – 7. North Coast Salmon Rendezvous. Swiss Hall. 4605 Brookfield Avenue. Tillamook, Oregon. 503-842-6313
November 6 – 7. Holiday Bazaar Tillamook County Fairgrounds. .503-842-2272. Tillamook, Oregon.
November 9 – January 4. “Latimer Collection Coverlets & Quilts.” Latimer Quilt & Textile Center. 2105 Wilson River Loop Road. 503-842-8622
November 11. Veteran’s Appreciation Day. Tillamook Naval Air Museum. 6030 Hangar Road. Call for hours. 503-842-1130. Tillamook, Oregon.
November 14 – 15. Christmas Bazaar. The Old Mill. 210 S. 3rd St., Garibaldi, Oregon. 503-322-0322
November 21. Manzanita Writers Series. Karen Karbo, reads. Writers can register at the door to read from their original work. The first nine registrants are invited to read for five minutes each. 7 p.m. $5 donation is suggested. Hoffman Center Annex, 594 Laneda Avenue. Manzanita, Oregon.
November 27. Rockaway Beach Beautification Committee “Lighting of the Tree.” Rockaway Wayside. 503-355-2291. Rockaway Beach, Oregon.
November 27 – 28. Cape Meares 9th Annual Art Show & Sale. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday & Saturday. Little Red School House Community Center on 4th Street. Cape Meares, Oregon. 503-842-3581 or 503-842-4076
November 27 – 28. Rockaway Beach Holiday Gift Fair. Rockaway Beach Civic Facility. 503-355-2291. Rockaway Beach, Oregon.
November 28 – 29. Holiday Wreath Making. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tillamook Forest Center. 45500 Wilson River Hwy. Tillamook, Oregon. 866-930-4646. tillamookforestcenter.org
December 4. “Festival of Trees.” 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tillamook County Pioneer Museum. 2106 2nd Street. Tillamook, Oregon. 503-842-4553
December 5. Christmas Tree Lighting in Tillamook. Tillamook City Hall. 503-842-5378
December 11. Rockaway Beach Chamber “Santa & Sing-a-long.” Rockaway Beach Fire Hall. 503-355-8108. www.rockawaybeach.net. Rockaway Beach, Oregon.
December 31. Rockaway Lion’s Club “New Year’s Eve Bingo.” Rockaway Beach Lion’s Club. 503-355-3075 or 503-355-8210. Rockaway Beach, Oregon.
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