180 miles of Oregon coast travel: Astoria, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita,
Nehalem, Wheeler, Rockaway, Garibaldi, Tillamook, Oceanside, Pacific City,
Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Newport, Wadport, Yachats & Florence.
Oregon Coast Events: Yachats Calendar for
March to May
Oregon) – The little town of Yachats, on the central Oregon coast,
is big on fun and entertainment possibilities this spring, with a variety
of events and nightlife frivolity taking place for the next few months,
including a constant stream of ongoing events, like wine tasting at The
Wine Place or the Yachats Farmer’s Market. Some of it is live music
and nightlife, such as one exceptionally interesting Gypsy punk band playing
the Landmark. In other places, it's arts & crafts or pancake breakfasts.
At Spanish Head, Lincoln City. 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 the penthouse restaurant and bar - for a casual meal or a candlelight
dinner. An array of seafood specialties, juicy steaks and other
Northwest favorites, including a decadent Sunday buffet. Rooms range
from bedrooms to studios to one-bedroom suites with microwaves and
refrigerators to full kitchens. Hotel include wi-fi, spa, saunas,
exercise room and a 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, gorgeous wedding
possibilities. 4009 SW Highway 101, Lincoln City. 1-800-452-8127
or 541-996-2161. www.spanishhead.com
Wine Tasting at The Wine Place, each Saturday.
For a complete wine tasting schedule call, (541) 547-5275.
March 24, Great Spring Oregon Beach Cleanup.
10 a.m. – 1 p.m. www.solv.org.
24 and 25, 37th Annual Original Yachats Arts & Crafts Fair.
9 - 5 Saturday and 10 - 4 Sunday. This juried mulitmedia fair features
75 Pacific Northwest artists, and is known for quality that keeps people
returning year after year. Free. Find treasures in stained glass, etched
and fused art glass, woodwork, ceramics, textiles, kelp, Native American
carvings and artifact art, jewelry, musical instruments, sculpture, photography,
toys, fine leather, paintings and prints, and more - including a fabulous
Arts Raffle! Yachats Commons, Hwy 101 & W 4th St. Refreshments. www.yachats.org.
This fair is an annual fundraiser of the Yachats Area Chamber of Commerce.
March 24 and 25, Yachats Ladies Club 4th Annual
Saturday Luncheon & Weekend Crafts Show. Saturday 10 a.m.-
4 p.m. Sunday 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Crafts by Ladies Club Members and Saturday
Luncheon with Pie/beverage option. Fundraiser for the Yachats Ladies Club.
Held at the Yachats Ladies Club House, W 3rd St. and Pontiac St. (One
block off Hwy 101 at W 3rd St.)
March 25. Yachats Lions Pancake Breakfast.
7:30 - 11:30 a.m. All you can eat pancakes with eggs, ham, sausage, coffee
and milk. Sponsored by the Yachats Lions Club. Held inside the Yachats
Lions Hall, W 4th St. and Pontiac.
CLIFFTOP IN NEWPORT
POINT is located on the Central Oregon Coast - in Newport
- and offers only the finest in luxury condominium lodging. At Starfish
Point, every unit is focused on the beauty of the sea and the beach.
All of the units boast two bedrooms, two bathrooms, designer kitchens,
wireless broadband Internet, fireplaces, Jacuzzi’s and private
decks - surrounding you in soothing relaxation. We have a friendly
staff dedicated to high quality and superb customer service. 140
NW 48th Street, Newport. (541) 265-3751. (800) 870-7795. www.starfishpoint.com
March 30, Luminescent Orchestrii. Friday
8 p.m. Free. Romanian gypsy punk from a traveling band featuring fiddles,
klezmer, bullhorn harp and surprises. Landmark Lounge in Yachats. Over
21 only. The show begins at 9 p.m. and there is no cover charge. The Landmark
is located at 111 Highway 101 in Yachats. For more information call 547-5459
or see the website at www.landmark-yachats.com
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March 31, Steve Cheseborough in Concert.
Saturday 6:30 p.m.Concerts by this master of blues combine stories, history
and unforgettable performance. Kids under 16 are free. Tickets $10 at
the door. Yachats Community Presbyterian Church, 360 SW 7th St, 2 blocks
west off Hwy 101.
Beach Rentals, Lincoln City. 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. Lincoln
City, Oregon. 1-(503)-232-5984. www.a1beachrentals.com.
May 11, Oregon Coast Chamber Orchestra.
Friday 7 p.m. The third of the season's three concerts at the Yachats
Commons, located at Hwy. 101 and W 4th St. Tickets ($10) can be purchased
at RainDogs in Yachats, at the Newport Performing Arts Center, and at
the door. (541) 997-6770 or, on the web, www.occo.ws.
26, Yachats Ladies Club Memorial Day Pie & Ice Cream Social. Saturday
11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Held inside the Yachats Ladies Club House, 286 W 3rd
May 27, Yachats Lions Pancake Breakfast.
Sunday 7:30 - 11:30 a.m. All you can eat pancakes with eggs, ham, sausage,
coffee and milk. Sponsored by the Yachats Lions Club. Held inside the
Yachats Lions Hall, W 4th St. and Pontiac.
Yachats Farmers Market, Late May through
mid-October. Sundays, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Locally grown organic
produce and plants; locally made natural crafts. Watch for special events
in conjunction with the market. Information: (541) 528-7192 or leave a
message at (541)547-4142. The market is held at the Yachats Commons, Hwy
101 & W 4th St.
Sands Condominium Motel, Lincoln City. Free, fresh baked
cookie upon check-in is just the start. All rooms beachfront and
up against Lincoln City's most famous stretch of beach: the D River.
Each room comes as a suite or mini-suite, and has a kitchen and
balcony or patio. Some w/ gas fireplaces, while all have a DVD Players;
movies to rent come with free popcorn. Heated indoor pool, a spa,
and this fabulous beach is lit at night. Rooms sleep from two, four
to six - including a deluxe fireplace suite. Gift certificates orspecial
occasion packages. www.dsandsmotel.com.
171 S.W. Highway 101. 800-527-3925.
Paradise Suites & Vacation Rentals - Seaside
Unique Luxury Accommodations in Seaside. 1BR Suites,
1BR & 2BR Duplex Units and 3BR Houses, units for 2-8 people.
Rent entire property for 20-26. Close to beach, river and Broadway
Suites are designed for two adults; vacation rental units for families.
All units have kitchen and many have fireplace, deck and jetted
tub. Comfy robes, slippers, luxury bath amenities, quality linens
and more. 741 S. Downing St., Seaside. 800-738-6691. www.SeasideSuites.com
City Vacation Homes
There’s something for everyone
among this selection of wondrous homes: smaller homes with a view
to a large house that sleeps 15. All the homes are either oceanfront
or just a few steps away from the sand – all with a low
bank access and fantastic views. Most are in the Nelscott area;
one is close to the casino. You’ll find a variety of goodies,
depending on the home: fireplaces, multiple bedrooms, dishwashers,
Jacuzzis, washer/dryers, hot tubs, cable TV, VCR, barbecues; there’s
a loft in one, and another sprawling home has two apartments.
Pets are allowed in some homes – ask ahead. Each comes with
complete kitchens so you’ll have a home away from home.
Most have the seventh night free. Prices range from winter $85
to summer $230 per night. www.getaway2thecoast.com.
Rockaway Beach. All rooms are immaculate and have TV’s, VCR’s
and in-room phones with data ports. Oceanfronts all have a queen
bed, a double hide-a-bed, kitchen, cozy firelog fireplace and a
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 are pet friendly.523 N. Pacific St., Rockaway Beach.
(503) 355-2112 - 1-800-824-0938. www.tradewinds-motel.com
Cape Property Services.
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
All homes are immaculate and smoke free; some pet friendly (with
a fee). Some with broadband, indoor or outdoor hot tubs, fireplaces,
decks, and fire pits or barbecues. Call about tempting winter specials
that go until March (not valid holidays, however). www.archcaperentals.com
at Cannon Beach. 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. 800-321-6304 or 503-436-9085. Hemlock At
Surfcrest, Cannon Beach, Oregon. www.atcannonbeach.com.
Ocean Lodge. 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.
888-777-4047. 503-436-2241. 2864 Pacific Street. Cannon Beach, Oregon.
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