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Oregon Coast Calendar of Events: Live music, theater, outdoor events and festivals. Covering 180 miles of Oregon coast events: Astoria, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Nehalem, Wheeler, Rockaway, Garibaldi, Tillamook, Oceanside, Pacific City, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Newport, Wadport, Yachats & Florence.

 

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ONGOING EVENTS (Live music)

LIVE MUSIC AT SAN DUNE PUB, Manzanita. Call for schedule. Laneda Ave. (503) 368-5080. www.sandunepub.com

LIVE MUSIC AT NEWPORT PERFORMING ARTS CENTER, Newport. Various live shows, concerts and theater productions. Usually in a concert setting, this can be classical, jazz to reggae and rock festivals, along with musicals. 777 W. Olive Street. Newport, Oregon. Website here.

See here for Lincoln City bar live music listings.

See here for Tillamook County live music listings.

See here for Seaside live music listings (some Astoria and Cannon Beach as well)

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FLORENCE

January 11. Sasha Alex Boldachev - Concert Harpist. Outstanding young concert harpist in the world and has established himself as a brilliant virtuoso performer and artist. 6:15 p.m. Florence Events Center, 715 Quince St. Florence, Oregon. www.EventCenter.org. 541-997-1994.

January 24-26. Florence Winter Music Festival. Hot bluegrass, heartwarming new and traditional folk, and foot-stompin’ Americana. Three days and a nearly a dozen acts. An artisan fair with 2-D and 3-D pieces by top-flight artisans, a wealth of locally-sourced cuisine and fine libations, lively jam sessions, performance seminars, pie sale, and a Thursday Kids Concert for local school districts. Florence Events Center, 715 Quince St. Florence, Oregon. www.EventCenter.org. 541-997-1994.

February 1. Florence Crab Crack. Fundraiser for Florence Food Share. Oregon Coast crab along with pasta, coleslaw, garlic bread, sodas, coffee and dessert. A no-host bar will be available. There will also be a silent auction during the event that will include a beautiful selection of items. Ticket price is $45 per person. 4 p.m. Florence Events Center, 715 Quince St. Florence, Oregon. www.EventCenter.org. 541-997-1994.

February 5. Bettman and Halpin – Americana Folk Music. High-energy, upbeat bluegrass inspired compositions, beautiful ballads and soaring vocals with groovy feel-good songs. 6:15 p.m. Florence Events Center, 715 Quince St. Florence, Oregon. www.EventCenter.org. 541-997-1994.

 

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YACHATS / WALDPORT EVENTS

Ongoing in Yachats:

Upscale yet casual dining, with massive windows to a raging surf. Tidal Raves specializes in seafood and more. Varied menu caters to different tastes and budget.





Every First Thursday of the Month – Yachats Big Band, at the Yachats Commons. Couples, families and singles are invited to dance to the Big Band Classics of Glen Miller, Count Basie, Duke Ellington and others. Alcohol- and smoke-free; light refreshments. 7 – 9 p.m. $5 donation for adults, kids free. Yachats Commons, at 441 N. Coast Hwy 101 (between 4th and 5th on Hwy 101) Yachats, Oregon. 541-265-2514.

Every Saturday, Sunday, Monday, 7 am to 9 am. Alsea Bay Bridge Interpretive Center, S end of the Waldport Bridge. Waldport, Oregon. 541-563-2002.

Every Day: Heceta Head Lightstation Tours. Free docent led tours at Heceta Head Lightstation (circa 1894). 11 am -3 pm. Heceta Head Lightstation is 14 miles south of Yachats on US 101. $5/vehicle/day use fee or valid OSP parking pass or Oregon Coast Passport. Yachats, Oregon. 866.547-3696. https://www.hecetalighthouse.com/.

Every Saturday. Saturday Speakers Series at Cape Perpetua. Visitors can enjoy a variety of speakers and topics. 11 a.m. Free. A Northwest Forest Pass, Oregon Coast Passport, federal recreation pass, or $5 day-use fee is required within the Cape Perpetua Scenic Area and at some trailheads and day use sites. For more in-formation on these events, contact the Cape Perpetua Visitor Center at 541-547-3289. Just south of Yachats, Oregon.

December 21. Winter Solstice Bonfire Night. 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. Yachats Commons Pavilion.

December 27 – 31. Winter Whale Watch Week. Volunteers are placed along dozens of high vantage points along the Oregon coast to help you spot whales. In the Yachats area at Cook’s Chasm and at Cape Perpetua Visitor Center. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. WhaleSpoken.Wordpress.com.

December 28. Organ Music Reflections. 2 p.m. Yachats Community Presbyterian Church.

January 1. New Year’s Eve Peace Hike. 9:15 a.m. registration. Hike at 10:15 a.m. Yachats Commons.

January 18. 9th annual Yachats Agate Festival & Gem-Mineral-Fossil Show. Displays of spectacular agates, plus minerals, gems, crystals and fossils. Many festival vendors return every year bringing new specimens and products with them. The weekend also includes family friendly learning opportunities for all ages. There will be special guest speakers and the Oregon Coast Agate Club will also be joining in with demonstrations and club displays. 10 a.m. Yachats Commons. 441 Hwy 101 N. Yachats, Oregon. https://yachatsagatefestival.com/.

January 25. Yachats Lions Annual Crab Feed. Crab dinner includes French bread, coleslaw, baked beans, choice of coffee or soda. 12:30 p.m. seating, Yachats Commons, W 4th and Hwy 101. 4:00 pm seating (groups only), Yachats Commons. 4 pm seating, Yachats Lions Club, W 4th and Pontiac. 541-563-5629.

February 14. Ceremony of Renewal and Commitment. This will be the 25th year the Log Church will be offering couples the opportunity to renew their vows in a group setting. Both married and unmarried committed couples are invited to attend. One at 12 noon and one at 5:30 p.m. Little Log Church. 328 West 3rd St. Yachats, Oregon. 541-547-4547.

 

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NEWPORT, DEPOE BAY EVENTS

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Luxury condo-style rooms overlook the ocean from a dramatic cliff top, resulting in constantly wowing views. Some have more than one bedroom, and some sleep as many as six. Sliding glass doors allow you to step outside and get a little closer. Each suite contains a separate bedroom, full kitchen,

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. Website here

Every Saturday Newport Farmer's Market. Over 60 Vendors offer an array of seasonal produce, art, fresh flowers, nursery plants, jewelry, photography, hot food, fresh pastries, honey, salsas, coffee, crafts and live music . 9am-1pm. Newport City Hall, South Lawn, Hwy 101 & Angle Street, Newport, Oregon,  https://www.newportfarmersmarket.org/home.html

Upscale yet casual dining, with massive windows to a raging surf. Tidal Raves specializes in seafood and more. Varied menu caters to different tastes and budget.

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.

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 Last Sunday. Oregon Coast Jazz Jam. Your favorite Vintage Jazz - a friendly jam and accommodate singers and players. Book of standard charts available. 7 p.m. Free. Wing Wa Tiki Lounge. 330 Highway 101, Depoe Bay, Oregon. (541) 765-2288.

Every Thursday. Toledo Waterfront Market. Grab some food at one of food vendors and have a picnic on the beautiful grassy grounds, shop at the market for Arts and Crafts, fresh produce, fruit and food. Free sailboat rids. 10 am – 3 pm. Toledo Waterfront Park, 127 NW A Street. Toledo, Oregon. 541-336-3183.

Ongoing Exhibit: Seapunk: Powered by Imagination. An exhibit modeled after a subgenre of science fiction, art, technology and fashion inspired by 19th-century industrial steam-powered machinery: Steampunk. Oregon coast Aquarium. 2820 S.E. Ferry Slip Road. Newport, Oregon. 541-867-3474. www.aquarium.org.

Every Wednesday and 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. 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. Oregon Coast Aquarium. 2820 S.E. Ferry Slip Road. Newport, Oregon. 541-867-3474. www.aquarium.org.

Every Tuesday, Thursday, 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. 12:30 p.m. Oregon Coast Aquarium. 2820 S.E. Ferry Slip Road. Newport, Oregon. 541-867-3474. www.aquarium.org.

Every Friday and Sunday. Moon Jelly Touch Encounter. This encounter provides the opportunity to get hands-on with moon jellies (Aurelia aurita). Visitors will learn about these ancient invertebrates and have a chance to touch the non-stinging “bell,” or top of the jelly. Ages 8 and up. $10 members, $15 nonmembers. 2:00 p.m. Oregon Coast Aquarium. 2820 S.E. Ferry Slip Road. Newport, Oregon. 541-867-3474. www.aquarium.org.

Every Thursday and Friday (and second and fourth Saturdays of the month). Karaoke You Are the Star. With Doctor B. 8:30 p.m. Bay Haven Inn on the Historic Bayfront. 608 SW Bay Blvd. Newport, Oregon. (541) 265-7271.

Every Last Sunday. Oregon Coast Jazz Jam. Your favorite Vintage Jazz - a friendly jam and accommodate singers and players. Book of standard charts available. 7 p.m. Free. Wing Wa Tiki Lounge. 330 Highway 101, Depoe Bay, Oregon. (541) 765-2288.

Every Friday, Saturday in December. Sea of Lights. Enormous holiday display on the central Oregon coast. Prepare to be immersed in over half a million colorful lights, music and holiday decorations while exploring the aquarium after-hours. $10, or free with same day paid admission. Oregon Coast Aquarium. 2820 S.E. Ferry Slip Road. Newport, Oregon. 541-867-3474. www.aquarium.org.

Every Saturday. Newport Farmers Market. An incredible variety of nature’s bounty, even in the winter months: meats, honey, fruits, vegetable, salsa, more. 9 a.m. Lincoln County Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall. 3rd St. Newport, Oregon.

December 19. Unveiling of 1st Depoe Bay Oregon Historic Film Trail Signage. Part of trail commemorating the filming of One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest in Depoe Bay. 4 pm between dock 1 and dock 2. Depoe Bay, Oregon.

December 21. The Christmas Show! (And Food Drive). Third annual one-night-only celebration of the Holiday Season. This family-friendly event features Christmas music, live theater, special surprises, hot chocolate, and homemade Holiday cookies. Hosted by musical comedy duo The Tequila Mockingbirds. All seats under $20 (just $15 plus ticketing fees) and your hot chocolate and cookies are included. 7 p.m. Newport Performing Arts Center. 777 West Olive St. Newport, (541) 265-2787. coastarts.org.

December 27. The Lehman Trilogy. From London’s National Theatre comes the story of a family and a company that changed the world, told in three parts on a single evening – filmed live from the West End and showing at 7 p.m. $17 adult (plus fees). $14 senior (plus fees). $11Student (plus fees). Newport Performing Arts Center. 777 West Olive St. Newport, (541) 265-2787. coastarts.org.

December 27 – 31. Winter Whale Watch Week. Volunteers are placed along dozens of high vantage points along the Oregon coast to help you spot whales. In the Depoe Bay and Newport area: Cape Foulweather, the Whale Watch Center in Depoe Bay, Boiler Bay, Rocky Creek State Scenic Viewpoint, Newport’s Yaquina Head and Don Davis Memorial Park in the Nye Beach area. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. WhaleSpoken.Wordpress.com.

January 11. Met Live in HD: Wozzeck. Berg’s 20th-century shocker “Wozzeck” stars baritone Peter Mattei in the title role, with music director Yannick Nézet-Séguin on the podium and soprano Elza van den Heever as the long-suffering Marie, at 10 a.m. $21.50 adult reserved, plus fees, $18.50 senior reserved, plus fees, $10.50, student reserved, plus fees. Newport Performing Arts Center. 777 West Olive St. Newport, (541) 265-2787. coastarts.org.

January 18 – 19. NSO presents Mendelssohn and Anthea. The Newport Symphony Orchestra at the Ocean conducted by Adam Flatt with violinist Anthea Kreston perform Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto in E minor. Maestro Flatt also includes on the program Handel’s Water Music, Bach and Webern’s Musical Offering: Ricercare and Hindemith’s Symphonic Metamorphosis of Themes by Carl Maria von Weber. $42 Preferred Reserved, (plus fees), $27 Standard Reserved, (plus fees), $10Student / Child (includes fees). Newport Performing Arts Center. 777 West Olive St. Newport, (541) 265-2787. coastarts.org.

February 1. Met Live in HD: Porgy and Bess. The Gershwins’ modern American masterpiece “Porgy and Bess” has its first Met performances in almost three decades, starring bass-baritone Eric Owens and soprano Angel Blue in the title roles, at 10 a.m. Screened live in HD from the Metropolitan Opera in New York City, this new production is hosted locally by Paul & Evelyn Brookhyser. $21.50 adult reserved, plus fees; $18.50 senior reserved, plus fees; $10.50 student reserved, plus fees. Newport Performing Arts Center. 777 West Olive St. Newport, (541) 265-2787. coastarts.org.

 

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EVENTS IN LINCOLN CITY

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Every Thursday-Sunday. Walking tour: A Walk Back in Time. Take a tour of Lincoln City’s historic Taft District via the North Lincoln County Historical Museum. 1:30 p.m. 4907 U.S. Hwy 101 Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-996-6614. www.northlincolncountyhistoricalmuseum.org.

Every Saturday. Book Sale at the Driftwood Public Library. Proceeds benefit library programs. Second floor, 10 a.m. 801 SW Hwy 101. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-557-9400.

Every Day: Glast Floats, Finders Keepers. Now year-round, conditions permitting, glass floats are dropped in various places around Lincoln City. Website here.

Every Sunday. Oregon Coast Artisans Market. Enjoy this indoor, fall and winter market of farm produce and local made goods every Sunday. 10 a.m. Lincoln City Community Center. 2150 NE Oar Place. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-994-2131. Website

December 12. Celtic Series Holiday Concert: Winterdance. Molly’s Revenge, a California Celtic trio and its beloved Winterdance celebration. You’ll feel their unique and infectious on-stage enthusiasm. Their arrangements of traditional jigs and reels bring these dance tunes up to date with a driving, hard-edged accent that always leaves audiences shouting for more. 7 p.m. Tickets $25. Lincoln City Cultural Center. 540 NE Hwy 101. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-994-9994. LincolnCity-CulturalCenter.org

December 13 – 15. A Charlie Brown Christmas. A local cast of kids is performing this holiday classic to help you find your Christmas spirit. $10. Lincoln City Cultural Center. 540 NE Hwy 101. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-994-9994. LincolnCity-CulturalCenter.org

December 14. Jingle Bell Jog. The course starts and ends at the Lincoln City Community Center and is a scenic jaunt along West Devils Lake Road. 8:30 a.m. $15.00 Race Fee + $2.50 Sign up Fee. 541-994-2131. Lincoln City Community Center. 2150 NE Oar Place. Lincoln City, Oregon. Website

December 20. Winter Solstice Celebration. An evening of music, poetry and cookies. 6:30 p.m. Driftwood Public Library. 801 SW Hwy 101. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-996-2277 or visit DriftwoodLib.org.

December 20 – 21. Comedy on the Coast. Headliner Dwight Slade is joined by Art Krug with Cory Michaelis hosting. 8 p.m. Ages 21+. $15. Chinook Winds Casino. 1777 NW 44th St. Lincoln City, Oregon. www.chinookwindscasino.com/

December 21. Hands-On Tacos and Tamales Class. Includes Butternut Squash & Pepita Tacos, Grilled Chicken Tacos, Shredded Beef Tamales, Pineapple Salsa, more. $75.00 per person. 11 a.m. Lincoln City Cultural Center. 540 NE Hwy 101. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-994-9994. LincolnCity-CulturalCenter.org

December 27 – 31. Winter Whale Watch week. Volunteers are placed along dozens of high vantage points along the Oregon coast to help you spot whales. In the Lincoln City area they’re at the tenth floor of Inn at Spanish Head, Boiler Bay State Scenic Viewpoint just north of Depoe Bay and several areas between there and Newport. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. WhaleSpoken.Wordpress.com.

December 31. New York NY Eve with the Lincoln Pops. Big Band favorites, romantic songs, Latin arrangements and even a few polkas, and ring in the new year on New York time. The evening will begin at 7 pm, and will feature three sets of music by the 25-member Lincoln Pops Orchestra. 7 p.m. $30 - $35. Lincoln City Cultural Center. 540 NE Hwy 101. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-994-9994. LincolnCity-CulturalCenter.org

January 4. Hands-On Brunch Around the World. Decadent brunch class where we explore popular dishes from other countries: Persia, Georgia, Israel, Switzerland, China, Sweden. 11 a.m. $75. Lincoln City Cultural Center. 540 NE Hwy 101. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-994-9994. LincolnCity-CulturalCenter.org

January 9 - February 1. A Bad Year for Tomatoes by John Patrick presented by Theatre West. Fed up with the pressures and demands of her acting career, the famous Myra Marlowe leases a house in the tiny New England hamlet of Beaver Haven and settles down to write her autobiography. She is successful in turning aside the offers pressed on her by her long-time agent, but dealing with her nosy, omnipresent neighbors is a different matter. Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings at 7:30 P.M. Theatre West. Highway 101 Lincoln City, Oregon. TheatreWest.com. 541-994-5663.

January 10. Three Dog Night. Legendary band including Danny Hutton (founder/lead vocalist), Michael Allsup (guitar), Paul Kingery (bass/vocals), Pat Bautz (drums), Eddie Reasoner (keyboards) and David Morgan (vocalist). Tickets: $30 – $60. Must be 16+. 8 p.m. Chinook Winds Casino. 1777 NW 44th St. Lincoln City, Oregon. www.chinookwindscasino.com/

January 11. Moroccan Demo Class. Menu: Moroccan Spinach Spread with Warm Bread, Bisteeya (Sweet & Savory Chicken in Phyllo), Moroccan Carrot & Chickpea Salad, Moroccan Orange Cake. Instructor: Culinary Manager Donna Riani & Culinary Assistant Larayne Higgins. Cost: $45.00 per person. 11 a.m. Culinary Center in Lincoln City. 801 SW Hwy 101. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-557-1125. CulinaryCenterLincolnCity.com.

January 12. Celtic Series: Johnny B. Connolly and Casey Neill. Traditional Scots/Irish songs and instrumentals with a few originals in the mix. Connolly was born and raised in Dublin, Ireland where his dexterity on the accordion earned him a place with the established Celtic ensemble, Anam, at the age of seventeen. Casey Neill is a songwriter and guitarist who tours extensively in the US, Japan, and Europe. 2 - 5 PM. Tickets $25. Lincoln City Cultural Center. 540 NE Hwy 101. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-994-9994. LincolnCity-CulturalCenter.org

January 19. Inspirational Sounds Gospel Choir. seeks to promote the heritage of African-American gospel musical traditions, which are rooted in American music. Organization membership includes singers from Eugene, Springfield, Veneta, and Corvallis. 2 - 5 PM. Tickets $15. Lincoln City Cultural Center. 540 NE Hwy 101. Lincoln City, Oregon. 541-994-9994. LincolnCity-CulturalCenter.org.

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PACIFIC CITY, OCEANSIDE, TILLAMOOK, ROCKAWAY EVENTS

Or see the Pacific City, Oceanside, Tillamook, Rockaway, Manzanita Events Page - or the Tillamook County Events Page

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

 

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. Website

Every Thursday. Line Dancing. Rockaway Beach Community Center. 2310 U.S. Hwy 101. Rockaway Beach, Oregon. ‎rockawaybeach.net.

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

Ongoing. Special Dinner Events at Pelican Pub & Brewery.   33180 Cape Kiwanda Drive. Pacific City, Oregon. 503-965-7007. www.pelicanbrewery.com.

Every Friday. Beginner Square Dance Lessons. Free. 7-8:30 p.m. Eagles Lodge. 209 Stillwell Ave. Tillamook, Oregon. 503-322-3819 or 503-812-4050.

Every Saturday. Bingo. Sponsored by the Lions Club. 6 p.m. Rockaway Beach Lions Club. 268 S. Anchor St. Rockaway Beach, Oregon. 503-355-2199.‎

Most Fridays. Garibaldi Jam. Mostly old-time favorites and Country-Western standards using their complete sound system, with the audience “cutting a rug” on the large dance floor while others sit and enjoy, toes a-tapping. No admission fee is charged, but donations are always welcome. 6 p.m. Garibaldi Community Hall, 6th St. and Acacia Ave. Garibaldi, Oregon. 503-801-0953. Website

Through December 22, Weekends. Candy Cane Express. 12, 2 and 4 p.m. Oregon Coast Scene Railroad Depot. Garibaldi, Oregon. Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad.

Thursdays: Old School Trivia. 7 p.m. MacGregor's A Whiskey Bar. One of two on the north Oregon coast. 387 Laneda Avenue. Manzanita, Oregon. 503-368-2447. Website here.

Fridays. Spirit Dance 2.0. Weekly free-form dance celebration. Music by DJ Pranawave. 6 pm warm-up and stretch. 6:15 circle opens and dance begins. 8 pm finish. Suggested donation, $10. Free for kids. Pine Grove Community Club, 225 Laneda Avenue, Manzanita, Oregon.

December 22. Holiday Festival of Lights. 3 p.m. Downtown Tillamook. Website.

December 27 – 31. Winter Whale Watch week. Volunteers are placed along dozens of high vantage points along the Oregon coast to help you spot whales. In Manzanita: atop the Neahkahnie Overlooks. At Pacific City: atop Cape Kiwanda. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. WhaleSpoken.Wordpress.com.

December 28. Tillamook Downtown District Artwalk. Each month a variety of merchants will host local artists in a dynamic and evolving art show. 1 p.m. For more information or a listing of the venues and artists that will be participating each month, visit: www.artaccelerated.org. Downtown Tillamook, Oregon. https://www.artaccelerated.org/

January 25. Tillamook Downtown District Artwalk. Each month a variety of merchants will host local artists in a dynamic and evolving art show. 1 p.m. For more information or a listing of the venues and artists that will be participating each month, visit: www.artaccelerated.org. Downtown Tillamook, Oregon. https://www.artaccelerated.org/



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EVENTS IN WHEELER, NEHALEM, MANZANITA

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More Live Music, Future Events in Tillamook County

LIVE MUSIC AT SAN DUNE TAVERN, Manzanita. Call for schedule. Laneda Ave. (503) 368-5080.www.sandunepub.com

Special Rides, various dates. Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad Wheeler, Oregon to Rockawau Beach, Oregon. 503-842-7972. Oregon Coast Senic Railroad.

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 Wednesday. Movie Night. 6 p.m. Rising Star Café. 92 Rorvik St. Wheeler, Oregon.

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.

Every Tuesday. Workshop: Writing Lounge. Bring your project or start a new one using prompts that are always available. A bit of time at the end for sharing what you’ve written. 10:30 a.m. Donations of $5. Hoffman Center. Laneda Avenue. Manzanita, Oregon.

Fridays. Spirit Dance 2.0. Weekly free-form dance celebration. Music by DJ Pranawave. 6 pm warm-up and stretch. 6:15 circle opens and dance begins. 8 pm finish. Suggested donation, $10. Free for kids. Pine Grove Community Club, 225 Laneda Avenue, Manzanita, Oregon.

Thursdays: Old School Trivia. 7 p.m. MacGregor's A Whiskey Bar. One of two on the north Oregon coast. 387 Laneda Avenue. Manzanita, Oregon. 503-368-2447. Website here.

December 13 – 15. Wheeler Winterfest Holiday Market. Live music, wine tasting, Santa from 2 0 4 p.m., craft, holiday gifts. Wheeler Waterfront. Salmonberrysaloon.com.

December 21. A Visit with Santa & Mrs. Claus. 1 p.m. Manzanita Visitor Center. Manzanita, Oregon. Website.

December 27 – 31. Winter Whale Watch week. Volunteers are placed along dozens of high vantage points along the Oregon coast to help you spot whales. In Manzanita: atop the Neahkahnie Overlooks. At Pacific City: atop Cape Kiwanda. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. WhaleSpoken.Wordpress.com.

December 31. New Year’s Eve with Karaoke from Hell. Get your karaoke on with a live band behind you. San Dune Pub. 127 Laneda Ave., Manzanita, Oregon. 503-368-5080. www.sandunepub.com

January 11. Brad Creel & The Reel Deel. Like listening to a John Prine album while Merle Haggard is cooking in the kitchen, Gram Parsons is on the front porch, and bigfoot is dancing in the front yard. As the Oregonian put it, Brad’s songs offer, “barbed sentiments served up with deft hoky-tonk touches.” Hoffman Center. 594 Laneda Avenue, Manzanita, Oregon. 503-368-3846.

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Sunset Vacation Rentals, Manzanita. 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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EVENTS IN CANNON BEACH, SEASIDE

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60 vacation homes to choose from, all in Cannon Beach or Arch Cape. Massive, grandiose homes with historic character to brand new; even condos near beach. All oceanfront or very close. Sleep as many as 12. Highlights include garden areas, clawfoot tub, hot tubs, decks, a solarium and maybe even an electric organ. Some homes are in a condo complex w/ swimming pool. Some pet friendly.



Various Mornings (low tides). Haystack Rock Awareness Program. Weather and tide permitting, staffers can be found on the beach throughout the year and on most low-tide mornings. Bird stations and spotting scopes, display tanks with microscopes, brochures and naturalists/interpreters. On the beach, by Haystack Rock. Cannon Beach, Oregon. (503) 436-8060.

Seaside Downtown Art Walk, Every First Saturday. Follow the red balloons to entertainment and art shows at various downtown businesses. 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. 503-738-6391 www.seasidechamber.com

Every Day: Seaside Aquarium. Open every day of the week. Feed seals, see all manner of sea life. Seaside Aquarium. Seaside, Oregon. www.seasideaquarium.com 503-738-6211.

Every Wednesday. Seaside Farmer’s Market. Shop for weekly groceries or just to sample fresh, local foods at the weekly Seaside Farmer’s Market. 3 p.m. The market is held in the Broadway Middle School parking lot, conveniently located just off Highway 101. 1120 Broadway St. Seaside, Oregon. sunsetempire.com. (503) 738-3311. http://www.seasidemarket.org. Website here.

December 26. History and Hops: The History and Restoration of the Tourist 2 Ferry. Long before the Astoria-Megler bridge opened in 1966, a feisty riverboat captain faced off against the mighty railroad barons to open up transportation between Oregon and Washington. Presented by Steve and Kathleen Gleaves. 6 p.m. Free. Seaside Brewing Co. 851 Broadway St. Seaside, Oregon. (503) 717-5451. http://seasidebrewery.com/

December 26 – 28. Holiday Foods Around the World. Visit participating Cannon Beach restaurants as they feature unique food and beverage specials highlighting many different countries and cultures. Cannon Beach, Oregon.

December 26. Winter Holiday Concert with Fireside Social Orchestra.
Specializing in the music of the 19th century on period instruments and voices. 7 p.m. Coaster Theatre. Cannon Beach, Oregon. (503) 436-2623.

December 27 – 31. Winter Whale Watch week. Volunteers are placed along dozens of high vantage points along the Oregon coast to help you spot whales. On the north Oregon coast and Washington coast you’ll find them at Ecola State Park in Cannon Beach and Cape Disappointment in Washington. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. WhaleSpoken.Wordpress.com.

December 31. New Year’s Eve Brewer’s Ball. Enjoy live music from the classic rock cover band Running With Sissors while enjoying SISU beer, a photo booth, contests and a balloon drop. This is a 21 and over event. $15 – $75. 9 p.m. Times Theatre and Public House. 133 Broadway. Seaside, Oregon. (503) 739-7188. http://timestheatre.com/ Website here.

January 3 - 5. Cat Show. Sponsored by the Emerald Cat Club out of Vancouver, WA (member of Cat Fanciers’ Association), the “CFA Allbreed Cat Show and Household Pet Competition.” Seaside Civic & Convention Center. 415 First Avenue. Seaside, Oregon. http://fliers.cfanorthwest.org/Emerald/

January 16. A Deadly Wind: The 1962 Columbus Day Storm. Winter lecture series will kick-off on Thursday, January 16 at 4:00 p.m. with a presentation by author and historian, John Dodge. Dodge will be talking about his latest book, “A Deadly Wind: The 1962 Columbus Day Storm.” The book is a non-fiction account of the strongest windstorm in West Coast recorded history. The storm killed dozens, injured hundreds, damaged more than 50,000 homes and leveled enough trees to build a million homes. 4 p.m. Cannon Beach History Center & Museum. 1387 S. Spruce St. Cannon Beach, Oregon. (503) 436-9301.

January 31. Mother Son Dance. Mothers, Grandmothers, Aunts and Mother Figures are all invited to attend this memory making event with a special young man (or young men) in their life. Live DJ, dessert, dancing, photo booth, and raffle prizes. 6 p.m. $25. Seaside Civic & Convention Center. 415 First Avenue. Seaside, Oregon. http://www.sunsetempire.com/

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EVENTS IN ASTORIA, OREGON

Every Saturday. Wine tasting. 1-4 p.m. The Cellar on 10th. 1004 Marine Dr. Astoria, Oregon. 503-325-6600. www.thecellaron10th.com.

Every Sunday. Astoria Sunday Market. Visitors to 12th Street in Historic Downtown Astoria for the Astoria Sunday Market will discover visual and gastronomical delights. With nearly 200 craft, artist and food vendors plus live music, there is something for everyone to enjoy and much more. 10 a.m. (503) 325-1010. www.astoriasundaymarket.com/.

Every Tuesday. Blues-n-Burgers. 2 for $22. 4 p.m. T. Paul's Supper Club. 360 12th Street, Astoria, Oregon.

Every Thursday. Fisherman and Farmers Market. Enjoy local food and crafts at the City of Warrenton Marina Fisherman and Farmers Market next to the Marina Offices. 3 p.m. 550 NE Harbor Pl, Warrenton, Oregon.

Every third Sunday, September through May. In Their Footsteps Speaker Series. Speakers and topics change each month. Lewis and Clark National Historical Park. Fort Clatsop. 92343 Fort Clatsop Road. Astoria, Oregon.

Every Third Thursday, Labor Temple. Cheap Whiskey and Dirty Jokes. Featuring talent from Portland and Seattle’s comedy scenes. 8 p.m. $5 cover charge. 21+ only. The Labor Temple Bar. 934 Duane St. Astoria, Oregon. https://www.facebook.com/labortemple/.

January 11. Petty Fever, Tribute to Tom Petty. Liberty Theater. 7:30 p.m. 1203 Commercial Street. Astoria, Oregon. 503-325-5922. http://libertyastoria.org

February 7 – 9. A Midsimmer Night's Dream, the Musical. 7 p.m. Astor Street Opry Company. 129 West Bond Street. Astoria, Oregon. http://asocplay.com. 503-325-6104.

February 15. Winter Nordic Market. Suomi Hall in Astoria will be filled with treasures and Nordic treats. The Auxiliary will be serving pannukakku and the coffee pot will be on. Admission is free. 10 a.m. 244 West Marine Dr. Astoria, Oregon. 503 791-7805.

February 28 – March 1. Fisher Poets Gathering. The Evening Reading Schedule begins downtown at 5 p.m. and continues until 10 p.m. at seven venues: the Astoria Brewing Company, the Columbian Theater, Fort George Brewery, KALA, the Labor Temple Diner and Bar, the Liberty Theatre and the Voodoo Lounge. All sort of friendly revelry will follow at most: concerts, dances, singing circles, poetry slams and contests. Event buttons good for admission all weekend are $15, available at the door. Astoria, Oregon. http://www.fisherpoets.org/

 

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