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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.

Feed the seals! One of the oldest aquariums in the U.S. is here in Seaside, Oregon, right on the Promenade

Lincoln City’s only resort hotel built right on the beach with all oceanfront rooms - nestled against a rugged cliffside overlooking a soft, sandy beach. Dine in penthouse restaurant and bar, for casual meal or candlelight dinner. An array of seafood specialties, juicy steaks and other Northwest favorites, including decadent Sunday buffet. Rooms range from bedrooms to studios to 1-bedroom suites with microwaves and refrigerators to full kitchens. Also, wi-fi, spa, saunas, exercise room and year-round heated swimming pool. Kids will love the game room and easy beach access. Full-service conference/meeting rooms for that inspirational retreat; extensive wedding possibilities.

There will not be another property built like this in Cannon Beach in our lifetimes. Rare, premiere ocean front location; handsome, dramatic architecture and tasteful, fun (nostalgic) beach interiors. Overlooks Haystack Rock. 100 percent smoke free. Imaginative special occasion packages. Massive wood burning lobby fireplace. Library w/ fireplace, stocked with impressive book collection. Pet and family friendly. Lavish continental buffet breakfast. In-room fireplaces, mini-kitchens. Jacuzzi tubs in select rooms. DVD players, complimentary movies. Morning paper. Warm cookies.

Inn at Wecoma Lincoln City.  Sleek, modern design w some partial ocean views, balconies and fireplaces. Spacious guestrooms w/ microwave, refrigerator, coffeemaker, free continental breakfast.  Indoor pool and a hot tub. W-fi, fitness room, business center, and located within walking distance to finest restaurants. 867-sq-foot conference room for business meetings or large social events. Some pet friendly.

the finest in luxury condominium lodging. Every unit is focused on the beauty of the sea and the beach.

A castle on the coast. Fine antiques, gourmet breakfast, luxury w/ ocean views, pet friendly. Social hour in the eve. Have to see to believe. East Ocean Rd., just north of the Arch Cape Tunnel. Arch Cape, Oregon (s. of Cannon Beach and Seaside). www.archcapehouse.com. 800-436-2848

20 gorgeous homes sleep up to 18; doubled that with some side-by-side homes. Some pet friendly. Cottages to massive homes; new oceanfront to renovated historic beach houses. All over central coast w/ Lincoln City, Otter Rock, Boiler Bay and Nye Beach. Long list of features, including barbecues, large decks, antique furnishings, wood stoves, gas fireplaces, hardwood floors, Jacuzzis and hot tubs. Most have movies, music, books. Gift basket w/ goodies in each

Suites, duplex units, houses for 2-8 people. Close to everything. All units w/ kitchens; many have fireplaces, decks, jetted tubs. Robes, slippers, luxury bath amenities and more. Award-winning flowers. Featured on Travel Channel.

Wild Seafood Weekend Becoming an Oregon Coast Favorite

Published 08/25/2011

(Newport, Oregon) – It's turning into an Oregon coast version of Iron Chef – with a hefty side of seafood.

In a bay setting, filled with coastal breezes and the bustling fishing boat activity of Yaquina Bay, the Newport Wild Seafood Weekend takes place in Newport on September 10 and 11. This multifaceted culinary event is a two-day celebration of the Northwest's vital wild-caught seafood industry and the fishermen and families who go to sea to harvest it.

One of the highlights is the famous Newport Wild Seafood Cook-Off, now in its fourth year, which features twenty culinary teams competing for cash prizes.

All events take place at Port Dock 7 of the Port of Newport and along the Boardwalk on Newport's Historic Bayfront. Port Dock 7 is located at 600 SE Bay Blvd. - East end of Newport's Historic Bayfront.

The greater festival is free to the public, except for the Newport Wild Seafood Cook-Off and the Sunday brunch which benefits the Newport Fishermen's Wives Family Relief Funds and Yaquina Bay Yacht Club, respectively..

On Saturday, starting at 9 a.m., there’s the Wild Things from Wild Vendors! A large array of vendors selling wild gifts, art, food, drink and more.

Starting at 10 a.m. will be the Wild Seafood Market, where the public can buy fresh wild seafood direct from the fishermen.

The Wild Dock Walk is a feature where the public can learn up close about the various types of commercial fishing vessels, how they catch their product and safety equipment that is used to help maintain fishermen and vessel safety. It happens at 11 a.m., at noon, at 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. Meet at the Wild Seafood Interpretive Center at Port Dock 7

At 2 p.m. Marine Discovery Tours presents Wild Harbor Tours. The company’s ship will take you around the bay with special insights into the life of Newport's commercial fishing industry. 800-903-BOAT. $10 - Profits benefit Newport Fishermen's Wives.

The Great Newport Wild Seafood Cook-Off begins in the afternoon, with as many as twenty teams, both professional and amateur, battling for over $3,000 in prize money and the honor of being "Best at the Bay."

The first “eating” session happens at 2 p.m. and the second at 4 p.m.. The awards ceremony happens at 5:30 p.m. Advance tickets for The Great Newport Wild Seafood Cook-Off are $20 for adults  ($25 at the door), and $10 for kids 12 and under. Tickets can be obtained by emailing the Newport Fishermen's Wives at fishermenswives@yahoo.com or from www.newportfishermenswives.com.

On Sunday, things begin at 9 a.m. with The Wild Brunch at Port Dock 7. This dockside buffet features wild seafood quiches and goes until 2 p.m. Sunday brunch is a fundraiser for the Yaquina Bay Yacht Club and is $7.50 per person.

Sunday also boasts The Wild Seafood Cooking School all day at Port Dock 7. Learn from professional chefs the art of cooking wild seafood - with tasty samples as well.

10 a.m. features Chef Gary Puetz, TV's Seafood Steward.

11:30a.m. features Katherine Miller, Editor The Oregonian FOODday

1 p.m. features Chef Chris Hollen, Baken Alaska of Astoria.

2:30 p.m. features Chef Charlie Branford, Local Ocean Seafoods of Newport.

The Wild Seafood Market happens at Port Dock 7 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

At 10 a.m., Marine Discovery Tours presents Wild Harbor Tours. The company’s ship will take you around the bay with special insights into the life of Newport's commercial fishing industry. 800-903-BOAT. $10 - Profits benefit Newport Fishermen's Wives.

The Wild Dock Walk starts up again at 10 a.m., with sessions also at noon, 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. The public can learn up close about the various types of commercial fishing vessels, how they catch their product and safety equipment that is used to help maintain fishermen and vessel safety. Meet in front of the Wild Seafood Interpretive Center at Port Dock 7.

More information and can be found at www.newportfishermenswives.com or by calling 541-574-5555.

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Perfect for large family vacations all the way down to a getaway lodging for two - with over 25 vacation rental homes to choose from. A breathtaking collection of craftsman or traditional beachfront homes, or oceanview houses – from one to seven bedrooms. In various areas of Lincoln City and overlooking the beach, with some in Depoe Bay. All kinds of amenities are available, like hot tubs, decks, BBQ, rock fireplaces, beamed ceilings and more. Some are new, some are historic charmers.

Dozens of homes in that dreamy, rugged stretch between Cannon Beach and Manzanita known as Arch Cape. Oceanfront and ocean view , or just a short walk from the sea.

Beautifully wooded natural setting at quiet south end of Cannon Beach. Great during winter storms with a new book by the fireplace – or when the sun is out for family fun and beach strolling. Handsome beach cottage-style architecture. Lush flowering gardens and naturalized courtyard pond. Warm, inviting guest rooms. Continental buffet breakfast. Warm Cookies. Family and Pet Friendly. Welcome gifts. Smoke-free. Complimentary Wireless Connectivity. Wine and book signing events.

Breathtaking high panoramic beach views from oceanfront rooms, spacious family suites & fully equipped cottages.  Known for gracious hospitality, the sparkling clean Sea Horse features a heated indoor pool, dramatic oceanfront spa, great whale watching, free deluxe continental breakfast, conference room, free casino shuttle & HBO.  Fireplaces, private decks and spas are available in select rooms.  Close to shops, golf, fishing & restaurants.  Pets are welcome in select rooms.  Senior discounts.  Kids 18 and under stay free in their parent's room.  Very attractive rates.
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All rooms are immaculate and have TV’s, VCR’s and in-room phones w/ data ports. Oceanfronts have queen bed, a double hide-a-bed, kitchen, cozy firelog fireplace and private deck. Both types sleep up to four people. Others are appointed for a two-person romantic getaway, yet still perfect for those on a budget. Elaborate oceanfront Jacuzzi suite has two bedrooms, kitchen, double hide-a-bed, fireplace and private deck, sleeping as many as six. For family reunions or large gatherings such as weddings, some rooms can connect to create two-room and three-room suites. Some rooms pet friendly

Sumptuous indoor pool heated year round. Lovely ocean views come with many rooms. All units big, extremely comfortable, w/ special touches. Each room contains a microwave, refrigerator, in-room coffee makers, cable TV, and larger kitchen units are available as well. Free parking, choice of smoking or non-smoking rooms. Within walking distance to all of Yachats’ various amenities; short walk to the beaches
Literally over 100 homes available as vacation rentals – all distinctive and carefully selected to be special. Find them in Yachats, Waldport, Newport, Nye Beach, Otter Rock, Depoe Bay, Gleneden Beach, Lincoln Beach, Lincoln City, Neskowin, Pacific City, Tierra Del Mar and Rockaway Beach. Some pet friendly.


Free Fishing Day, Birding Event on Central Oregon Coast
Free Family Fishing Day in Lincoln City, April 28; Cascade Head Bird Walk on May 12. Lincoln City events
Oregon Coast Video: Chaotic and Calm at Hug Point, near Cannon Beach
Hug Point changes shape and look so distinctly and so much more obviously
An Array of Sudden, Wild Beach Finds on N. Oregon Coast: the 'Ocean Burp'
A massive debris field of wild, weird and fun stuff from the deep called an ocean burp. Sciences
Oregon Coast Whale License Plate Appears to be a Go
The initiative reached its goal of selling 3,000 vouchers for the plate. Sciences
Meteor Showers Look Good for Oregon Coast, Portland, Valley
The meteor showers peak on April 22 but they're still around until April 25. Sciences
Oregon Coast Safety: Helpful Tricks to Spotting Sneaker Waves
Strangely, there is a little trick to spotting them. Weather
Oregon Coast Scenery That Makes a Scene: Manzanita's Overlooks; Video
They're called the Neahkahnie Overlooks and it's a non-stop supply of oceanic eye candy. Travel tips
N. Oregon Coast Concerts Include America's Got Talent Singer
Cannon Beach History Center and Museum pull together two gigs of an interesting nature

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