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Newport, Depoe Bay Winter, February Events

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

Whale Watch Center, Depoe Bay.. Join state officials at the Depoe Bay seawall for help in spotting whales. Hwy 101, Depoe Bay, Oregon. www.whalespoken.org

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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..

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.

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..

February 10 – 12. Pacific Dance Ensemble: Dances From the Heart. The esteemed dance company presents its 31st anniversary Valentine’s celebration. It’s free and includes an auction of items to benefit PDE. Donation suggested. Friday and Saturday, 7 p.m. Sunday at 2 p.m. Newport Performing Arts Center. 777 W. Olive Street. Newport, Oregon.

February 23-26. Newport Seafood & Wine Festival. The big one for the Oregon coast, bringing over 20,000 people to Newport on that weekend. The 40th annual Newport Seafood & Wine Festival presented by Chinook Winds Casino Resort will take place February 23-26, 2017. Artists and craftsmen showcase a variety of fine art, while the Pacific Northwest's wineries pour the finest of wines and culinary professionals serve cuisines of delectable delights to entice your palates. E-tickets are now available at seafoodandwine.com. New this year: Seafood & Wine Festival Ruby Club Members receive a 4-day VIP pass (2/23-2/26) is $150.00, includes commemorative wine glass, swag bag with vouchers for wine tasting flights and food and merchandise along with VIP entrance. Limited to 250. For more information, visit seafoodandwine.com or call 1-800-COAST44.

February 24 – March 12. Porthole Players present Really Rosie: The Musical. From the minds of writer Maurice Sendak and musician Carole King comes an unforgettable musical about a group of bored kids who decide to let their imaginations run away with them. $16 advance, $18 day of show. Fridays 7 p.m. Sundays 2 p.m. & 5 p.m. Newport Performing Arts Center. 777 W. Olive Street. Newport, Oregon.

February 26. Oregon Music Teachers Association Spotlight: Broadway, Movies, and Fun. Musically inclined teachers team up with local theater members for a rousing night of song and dance. 3 p.m. Donations benefit Suzanne Brown Students Aid Fund, which assists students who need help to pay for tuition, books, and festival fees. Newport Performing Arts Center. 777 W. Olive Street. Newport, Oregon. coastarts.org

 

 

 



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