Summer 2010 Events for Tillamook County: Manzanita, Wheeler, Nehalem, Rockaway Beach, Garibaldi, Tillamook, Oceanside, Pacific City - August Calendar
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
LIVE MUSIC, KARAOKE AT SAN DUNE TAVERN, Manzanita. Call for schedule. Laneda Ave. (503) 368-5080.
Every Day. Nehalem Bay Winery. Wine tasting every day until 6 p.m. Hwy 53 (just outside of Nehalem). 1-888-368-9463. www.nehalembaywinery.com.
Every Sunday. Radio Control Helicopters. 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. North County Recreation District. 36155 9th Street. Nehalem, Oregon. 503-368-7008.
June thru September. Garibaldi’s Flea Market/Swap Meet. Old Mill Marina. Garibaldi, Oregon. 503-322-0322
Weekends through September. Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad. Weekends 12 p.m. – 5 p.m. Garibaldi, Oregon. 503-842-7972
Every Friday. Manzanita Farmers Market. Emphasis is on fresh produce from local growers. “A lot of folks producing more and a variety of things.” 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. Special events, music, activities, environmental resources and a community social are planned throughout the summer. Downtown Manzanita, Oregon
July 23 – 25. Garibaldi Days. Saturday Parade at 11 a.m. Garibaldi, Oregon. FMI: 503-322-8408
July 24. The Garibaldi Museum Reenactment of 18th Century Sailors & Rope Making. 12 noon – 4 p.m. Garibaldi Museum. 112 Hwy 101. Garibaldi, Oregon. 503-322-8411
July 24. 20th Annual Manzanita Beach Walk/Run. 5k run/walk or a 10k run along the beach. Manzanita, Oregon. 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. 503-368-4595 www.ncrdnehalem.org
July 24. Garibaldi Days Silent Auction. 12 noon – 6 p.m. Garibaldi Museum. 112 Hwy 101. Garibaldi, Oregon. 503-322-8411
July 24. Manzanita Film Series. Some films with cult statues, some important from a film perspective, some may have local ties, and other may be experimental. Admission $6. 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Manzanita, Oregon. 971-235-9450
July 24. Wine & Cheese Tasting. $3.00/Adults. 4 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Garibaldi Museum. 112 Hwy 101. Garibaldi, Oregon. 503-322-8411
July 30. Tillamook Moonlight Madness. 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Downtown Tillamook, Oregon. 503-842-7591
July 31. Tillamook Naval Air Museum Annual Northwest Classics Fly-In/Cruise In. Admission: $5.00 includes admission to Museum. 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. Tillamook Naval Air Museum. 6030 Hangar Rd. Tillamook, Oregon. 503-842-1130. www.tillamookair.com
July 31. Rockaway Beach Street Dance. Rockaway Beach Wayside. Rockaway, Oregon. FMI: 503-355-2291
July 31. The Garibaldi Museum Reenactment of 18th Century Sailors & Rope Making. 12 noon – 4 p.m. Garibaldi Museum. 112 Hwy 101. Garibaldi, Oregon. 503-322-8411
August – December Spring Chinook Salmon Collection & Spawning. Trask River Hatchery. 5020 Chance Road.
Tillamook, Oregon. 503-842-4090
Every Thursday in August. Walk / Hike for Exercise. Easy: less than 3 miles and flat terrain. Moderate: 3-5 miles with flat or rolling terrain. 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Lower parking lot of NCRD. 36155 9th. Street, Nehalem, Oregon. 503-368-3091
August 6 – 8. Live Music at Cape Kiwanda. Music, dancing, and the surf all come together to create the most extravagant beach party of the year! Cape Kiwanda Parking Lot. Pacific City, Oregon.
August 7. Reenactment of 18th Century Sailors & Rope Making. 12 noon – 4 p.m. Garibaldi Museum. 112 Hwy 101. Garibaldi, Oregon. 503-322-8411
August 7. 9th Annual YMCA Foundation Golf Tournament. 8 a.m. starting time. Bay Breeze Golf Course. Tillamook, Oregon. 503-842-9622
August 7 - 8. Cape Kiwanda Longboard Surf Contest. for longboards 9' and up. Contestants will be judged on 3 criteria: size and quality of wave selection, length of ride and maneuvers. Pacific City, Oregon www.CapeKiwandaLongboardContest.com
August 7 - 8. Tierra Del Mar Summer Fair and Music Festival 2010. Arts & Crafts Exhibit, History Exhibit, Face Painting, All Pet Show, Food Booth. 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Tierra Del Mar Community Association. Tierra Del Mar, Oregon. 503-965-6891
August 8. Grandparents Day. 12 noon – 4 p.m. Garibaldi Museum. 112 Hwy 101. Garibaldi, Oregon. 503-322-8411
August 11 - 14. Tillamook County Fair. 4-H and FFA youth will demonstrate their animals and projects. Crafts and artwork, clowns, rides, horse racing, food, Pig 'n Ford races, and more! Tillamook County Fairgrounds. 4603 Third Street. Tillamook, Oregon. 503-842-2272. www.TiliamookFair.com
August 14. Nehalem Bay Winery Bluegrass BBQ. Nehalem Bay Winery. 34965 Hwy 53. Nehalem, Oregon. 888-368-9463. www.nehalembaywinery.com
August 14. Reenactment of 18th Century Sailors & Rope Making. 12 noon – 4 p.m. Garibaldi Museum. 112 Hwy 101. Garibaldi, Oregon. 503-322-8411
August 14. Reading & Book signing with guest “Matt Love.” Free Admission. 6 p.m. Garibaldi Museum. 112 Hwy 101. Garibaldi, Oregon. 503-322-8411
August 14 – 15. Return from the Burn Celebration. Tillamook Forest Center. 45500 Wilson River Hwy. Tillamook, Oregon. 503-815-6807. www.tillamookforestcenter.org
August 15 – 16. Northwest Classics. 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Tillamook Air Museum. 6030 Hangar Rd. Tillamook, Oregon. 503-842-1130
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August 17 to September 27. Tillamook County Artist Network Art Show-Honoring “75 Years of Museum History.” Tues-Sat 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Tillamook Co. Pioneer Museum. 2106 2nd Street. Tillamook, Oregon. 503-842-4553, 503-368-7160
August 20 – 22. Bay City Challenge Charity Golf Tournament. “2nd Leg to Alderbrook Cup Gary Anderson Open in July.” Alderbrook Golf Course. 7300 Alderbrook Rd. Tillamook, Oregon. 503-842-7179
August 20 – 22. 7th Annual Old Iron Show, Fri noon – 5 p.m., Sat 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sun 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Blue Heron French Cheese Co. 2001 Blue Heron Dr. Tillamook, Oregon. Vince Bogard. 503-842-3130/cell 503-801-4900
August 21. Tillamook Area Chamber “Tillamook Bay Run.” Tillamook Area Chamber. 3705 Hwy 101 N. Tillamook, Oregon. 503-842-7525. www.gotillamook.com
August 21. Rockaway Beach Street Dance. Rockaway Beach Wayside. Rockaway, Oregon. 503-355-2291
August 21. Reenactment of 18th Century Sailors & Rope Making. 12 noon – 4 p.m. Garibaldi Museum. 112 Hwy 101. Garibaldi, Oregon. 503-322-8411
August 21. “Brownsmead Flats Concert” Tickets: $4 general/members $2. Garibaldi Museum. 112 Hwy 101. Garibaldi, Oregon. 503-322-8411
August 21 – 22. Rockaway Arts & Crafts Festival. Sat 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Sun 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Rockaway Beach Wayside. Rockaway, Oregon. 503-355-8108. www.rockawaybeach.net
August 26 – 29. Gold Wing Road Riders, Region Rally. 8 a.m - 5 p.m. each day. Tillamook County Fairgrounds Convention Center/Auditorium. 4603 Third Street. Tillamook, Oregon. 208-523-9813
August 27 – 28. Oregon Tuna Classic. The Old Mill. 210 S. 3rd St. Garibaldi, Oregon. FMI: 503-322-0322
August 28. Netarts-Oceanside Volunteer Firefighters Assn. Pancake Breakfast. 8 a.m. – 11 a.m. Netarts Fire Hall. Netarts, Oregon. 503-842-5900
August 28. Manzanita Film Series. Some films with cult statues, some important from a film perspective, some may have local ties, and others may be experimental. Admission $6. 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Manzanita, Oregon. 971-235-9
August 28. Reenactment of 18th Century Sailors & Rope Making. 12 noon – 4 p.m. Garibaldi Museum. 112 Hwy 101. Garibaldi, Oregon. 503-322-8411
August 28 – 29. 18th Annual Nestucca Valley Artisans Festival. Paintings, prints, sculptures, ceramics and glass works, photography, stained glass, leather work, handwoven clothing and rugs, quilts, jewelry, mixed media, and more. Free admission. 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Kiwanda Community Center. Pacific City, Oregon. 503-392-4340
Every Thursday in September. Walk / Hike for Exercise. Easy: less than 3 miles and flat terrain. Moderate: 3-5 miles with flat or rolling terrain. 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Lower parking lot of NCRD. 36155 9th. Street, Nehalem, Oregon. 503-368-3091
Rockaway, Wheeler Lodging
City, Oceanside, Netarts, Tierra Del Mar Lodging
Rockaway, Wheeler Restaurants, Dining
City, Oceanside, Netarts, Tierra Del Mar Restaurants
Beatles, Teddy Roosevelt on N. Oregon Coast
Look for an even with Teddy Roosevelt on Thursday, May 22 in Tillamook, while The Beatles will visit Manzanita in a unique way on May 3. Manzanita events, Tillamook events
Where Are You Going to Next on the Oregon Coast?
Join the discussion and talk about your favorite beach on the Oregon coast. Where will you be heading to next?
Oregon Coast Whales Updates: Carcass Buried, Killer Whale Sightings
The big whale in Seaside that had caused such a media circus is buried, while Orcas are being spotted on the central Oregon coast.
American Travel Photo Essay: Crazed Colors of Depoe Bay, Oregon Coast
Depoe Bay has interesting interactions happening between sea and sky with the way it is lit.
Oregon Coast, Lincoln City Earth Day Full of Info and Fun
It seems more than slightly appropriate to celebrate Earth Day on the dynamic environment of the Oregon coast, and Lincoln City has one of the bigger festivities on April 19
Giant Gooey, Smelly Whale Washes up on N. Oregon Coast
A big, smelly whale is making a splash on the north Oregon coast, as tons of visitors to Seaside are getting treated to a mass of hideously decaying flesh. Seaside Aquarium, Science
Oregon Eclipse Timelapse: Video of Blood Moon
Many parts of inland Oregon got a front row seat to the infamous Blood Moon - Lunar Eclipse
Coastal Photo Essay: Interstellar, Lunar Sights Above Oregon Beaches
From the Aurora Borealis, other lunar phenomena to a rare satellite captured, this is just a tiny sampling of distinctive stuff. Science, astronomy, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Depoe Bay
Oregon and Coast in the 70's, Good Lunar Eclipse Viewing
A lot more sun for Portland, the valley and the Oregon coast, with not only the highest temps of the year in the wings but great viewing of a lunar eclipse on Monday
Spring Meteorology Outlook for West Coast: California, Oregon, Washington, SW
Experts at the NWS are predicting largely drier-than usual conditions for spring along much of the western United States, with droughts continuing in many areas. Weather, science
Oregon Gas Prices Among Highest in Nation
Oregon is now the tenth highest in the nation for gas prices. AAA quoted the average earlier this week at $3.69.
Oregon Coast Killer Whale Season Kicks Off Early
It happens every April, with a varying number of Orcas showing up on the central Oregon coast. Yachats, Newport
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