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With a historical, even slight maritime vibe, the San Dune Pub is a classy staple among locals, regulars and tourists alike.

A famous little family eatery where the seafood practically gets shuffled from the sea straight into your mouth. Soups and salads include many seafood specialties, including cioppino, chowders, crab Louie and cheese breads. Fish 'n' chips come w/ various fish. Seafood sandwiches with shrimp, tuna or crab, as well as burgers. Dinners like pan fried oysters, fillets of salmon or halibut, sautéed scallops.

Front door access to kayaking, fishing on your own private dock. Each unit uniquely decorated. Affordable family-oriented rooms to luxurious, cozy rooms for romantic getaways. All come with fireplace, microwave, fridge, TV with DVD player, free movie rentals and coffee maker (coffee, tea, hot chocolate, apple cider). Some suites w/ hot tub spas, with in-room massages available. Highway 101, 580 Marine, Wheeler, Oregon. 503-368-5858. 800-469-3204.

A cuddly pet- and family-friendly beauty that boasts a host of complimentary fun stuff like beach games, beach chairs and bikes for carousing around town on, among other things. Immaculate rooms - great sense of fun and quirkiness. Free wi-fi. There are also free movies. Small pet fee.

Cannon Beach Fultano's. Delivers to hotels; slices for lunch. Find all the regular pizza favorites as well as gourmet varities, including seafood, linguica, teriyacki chicken and even a sauce made of mashed grapes. Amazing homemade soups. Pasta dishes out of this world, with now-famous recipe, stellar meatballs. Homemade lasagna. All affordable in family-friendly atmosphere that is also romantic.


September Events for Manzanita, Wheeler, Nehalem, Rockaway Beach, Garibaldi, Tillamook, Oceanside, Pacific City

LIVE MUSIC, KARAOKE AT SAN DUNE TAVERN, Manzanita. Call for schedule. Laneda Ave. (503) 368-5080 Link here.

Tillamook County Live Music Events in the Future
 
Every Sunday. Radio Control Helicopters. 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. North County Recreation District. 36155 9th Street. Nehalem, Oregon. 503-368-7008.

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 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.

Special Rides, various dates. Oregon Coast Scenic RailroadWheeler, Oregon to Rockaway Beach, Oregon. 503-842-7972. Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad.

Every Tuesday. Trivia Night. Bring your thinking cap to the Pelican Pub & Brewery banquet room to test your knowledge of useless information! Win prizes for Pelican merchandise and food. 33180 Cape Kiwanda Drive. Pacific City, Oregon. 503-965-7007. www.pelicanbrewery.com.

Every Saturday in September. Tillamook Farmers Market. Enjoy live music from Kenny Lee and the Sundowners, fresh produce, hand crafted gifts and delicious food. OSU Extension will be doing a hands-on program for kids with fun activities. 9 a.m. Laurel Ave. and Second St., Tillamook, Oregon. 503-842-7525. tillamookfarmersmarket.com.

September 6. Book Launch: “Osprey & the Wolf.” Celebrate Manzanita’s Mark Smith launch of his second novel, The Osprey and the Seawolf, The Battle of the Atlantic 1942. 7 p.m. Hoffman Center. 594 Laneda Ave. Manzanita, Oregon. Website

September 7. Karin Rose Quartet performs. Jazz, pop and light rock tunes at the Blue Heron French Cheese Company’s first Friday performance. 4 p.m. Blue Heron French Cheese Co. 2001 Blue Heron Dr. Tillamook, Oregon. 503-201-4000. Website

September 7. Concert: Piano Arts in Netarts. American favorites and classical gems, performed by the Klugherz/Timmons Duo. 7:30 p.m. Free. Netarts/Oceanside Firehouse. 1235 5th St. Loop W, Netarts, Oregon. 503-239-9969. http://www.artsmentor.com.

September 8 - 9. 10th Annual Muttzanita Festival. Hundreds of dog lovers will gather. A block party this year, plus vendor booths, games, contests. an animal costume contest and pet parade down main street on Sunday morning. 10 a.m. Throughout Manzanita, Oregon. (503) 812-5510. http://muttzanita.com/

September 13. Mike Arsenault Sings Songs from the Broadway Stage. Award-winning Toronto (Canada) and Portland theatre performer shares songs from 25 years on the stage. $12. 7 p.m. North County Recreation District Performing Arts Center. 36155 9th Street. Nehalem, Oregon. 855-444-6273. www.recreatenow.com.

September 15. John Nilsen In Concert. Pianist, guitarist, vocalist and songwriter. Nilsen’s record sales far exceed a million copies. $10. 2:30 p.m. Nehalem Bay Methodist Church. 36050 10th Street. Nehalem, Oregon. (503) 368-5612. Website

September 15. Kayak Netarts Bay Entrance. An easy ride, taking advantage of the outgoing tide toward the mouth of the bay. You’ll stop along the way to witness a cove area full of marine life, including kelp and Dungeness crab, filtering shellfish, and aquatic vegetation. Netarts, Oregon. www.explorenaturetillamookcoast.com.

September 15. Kayak Netarts Bay: Sand Dollar Beds. The first half of the journey utilizes the incoming tide, bringing participants far into the inner part of the bay. On the return trip, everyone will be paddling against a mild incoming tidal current and potentially a Northwest wind. The group calls this one a challenging ride and for intermediate kayakers. Netarts, Oregon. www.explorenaturetillamookcoast.com.

September 15. Birding on the Bay. Discover loons, grebes, pelicans, cormorants and a variety of other seabirds from Netarts Bay, Whalen Island and south to the new Sitka Sedge State Park. The tour will be led by Ram Papish, an Oregon coastal wildlife artist, professional photographer and biologist. 9 a.m. Netarts, Oregon. www.explorenaturetillamookcoast.com.

September 22. Tillamook Downtown District Artwalk. Each month a variety of merchants will host local artists in a dynamic and evolving art show. For more information or a listing of the venues and artists that will be participating each month, visit: www.artaccelerated.org. 1 p.m. Throughout downtown Tillamook, Oregon. Website

September 22. Art of Growing Oysters - Garibaldi Dock Walk with Pacific Seafood. The tour includes a stop at Whiskey Creek Shellfish Hatchery followed by a Dock Walk along the marina in Garibaldi with Pacific Seafood personnel. Get a chance to board the oyster barge, learn about the gear and techniques used to harvest oysters, and more. Garibaldi, Oregon. www.explorenaturetillamookcoast.com.

September 29. SOLVE: Beach & Riverside Cleanup. Join in for a couple of hours and help keep our beaches healthy and beautiful. Throughout Tillamook County, meeting places include Neskowin, Paciic City, Oceanside, Netarts, Rockaway Beach, Manzanita. 10 a.m. For more information or to register, call 503-844-9571, ext. 332.

September 29. Crave the Coast. Showcasing the delicious and diverse bounty of the north coast, with cheese, beer, fresh seafood, spirits, meats, and farmers market produce from over 40 regional food and beverage makers. The event will include tastings, pairings, and cooking demos, plus a catered dinner train, locally sourced from coastal farms, fishers, producers and foragers. Noon. Port of Garibaldi. 301 Jerry Creasy Drive. Garibaldi, Oregon. Website

September 29. Kate and the Crocodiles present L’Alchemie Musicale! A luscious evening of art and song featuring a fresh twist on classical and contemporary music. 7:30 p.m. $20 - $25. North County Recreation District Performing Arts Center. 36155 9th Street. Nehalem, Oregon. 855-444-6273. www.ncrd.org

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35th annual Beach and Riverside Cleanup. Cannon Beach events, Manzanita events, Pacific City events, Lincoln City events, Newport events, Yachats events
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Another area opens to clamming, Sunset Bay is cleared of a warning, a meeting in Tillamook. Tillamook events
Talk on Mysterious 1700s Oregon Coast Shipwreck Happens in Tillamook
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Bug Chicks and Bounty on the Bay Fishing Tournament on N. Oregon Coast
Major fishing festival in Garibaldi and an appearance by the famed Bug Chicks in Manzanita. Garibaldi events, Manzanita events
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Two particularly engaging history talks are coming up on the north Oregon coast which are guaranteed to be riveting. Cannon Beach events, Seaside, Manzanita events
Ongoing Food Tour to Encompass 100 Miles of Oregon Coast
The North Coast Food Trail includes all of Tillamook County and beyond. Cannon Beach events, Depoe Bay events, Lincoln City events, Manzanita events, Garibaldi events, Pacific City events
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Thrills of new discoveries in shipwrecks, a three-day-long festival of ghosts. History, Seaside events, Astoria events, Manzanita events
Oregon Coast in March: Ocean Film Series, Native Plants Talk
Native plants of the Oregon coast and a film series on various aspects of the ocean - often from a female viewpoint. Newport events, Tillamook events
Cannon Beach Talk Looks Into Active Underwater Volcano Off Oregon Coast
Famed Hatfield Marine Science Center researcher Dr. Bill Chadwick on the Axial Seamount. Cannon Beach events, Manzanita events
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Sunset Vacation Rentals. About 70 homes to choose from in north Oregon coast hotspots like Manzanita, Neah-Kah-Nie, Rockaway Beach, Nedonna Beach and the secretive Falcon Cove. These beauties sleep anywhere from two to 20 and many are pet friendly. Cozy bungalows to large homes with vaulted ceilings – beach funk to cutting edge. Huge array of amenities, such as vintage appliances, woodstove, DSL, wraparound deck, fireplace, soaker tub or wet bar and more – depending on home. 186 Laneda Ave., Manzanita, Oregon. 503-368-7969. 800-883-7784. www.ssvr.com.




 




 

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