Join SOLVE and the City of Yachats for Beach Cleanup. This is y/our opportunity to help keep Oregon’s beautiful beaches and ocean clean. You may register in advance online or register in person on Saturday morning, September 21, at the Yachats Visitors Center where you pick up your bags/gloves. Find the Visitors Center in the center of town next door to C&K Market.
The Newport Cider Festival, hosted by the Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce, is a celebration of the beauty and the bounty of the Pacific Northwest while enjoying the work of local artisans, Oregon craft brews, Pacific Northwest ciders, and wine. The family-friendly event will include incredibly delicious food at food carts, and live music as well.
Lincoln City’s Fall Kite Festival takes place at the D-River Wayside State Park. The weekend festival includes kite flying demonstrations by experts, free kids kite making, running of the bols, and some of the most colorful “big” kites in the world.
The 3rd Annual Charleston Salmon Run and Crab Walk takes place October 5th on one of the most beautiful courses in Oregon. Races follow amazing scenic routes along rugged sea cliffs and sandy beaches.
The Salmon Run includes a 26.2-mile Marathon, 13.1-mile Half Marathon, 10K run and the 1 mile Crab Walk.
Visit website for more information and to register.
The Gorgeous Coast Relay from the iconic Astoria Column to Cannon Beach, Oregon, taking in lush forests, panoramic vistas, the beach, and coastal wildlife. It’s our most adventurous relay, including road running, beach running, paved off road trail, and real single track. Along the way, it gives you the best the Oregon Coast has to offer, on the way to a party at Public Coast Brewing.
These Tillamook Forest races will challenge and inspire you. The 25k and Mountain Marathon races will have runners summit two mountains – Elk and Kings Mountains. The 50k will follow single-track trails along the Wilson River Trail.
Calling all Funguys and Fungals… enjoy a weekend of exotic cultivated and wild forest mushrooms dishes in local restaurants, culinary mushrooms markets, cooking and growing demonstrations, and an extraordinary opportunity to learn about mushrooms. Yachats hosts a phenomenal team of educators who join this festival annually to provide a speakers forum, workshops, demonstrations, wild mushrooms displays, book signings, and 20+ guided mushroom walks.
Enjoy a huge selection of of the finest cider and craft brews from Oregon, Washington and California from over 150 brewers, along with live entertainment from your favorite local artists. Meet the brewers, taste multiple varieties of cider and beer, participate in workshops and grab a bite to eat from local food vendors while browsing the selections. Saturday will be family friendly from noon – 6 p.m. with puppets, balloon animals and face painting. Watch the Roller Derby on Saturday evening from 5 – 7 p.m. This event is put on by the Springfield Rotary Club, with proceeds supporting charities for youth.
The Oregon Coast Film Festival is an exhibition of Oregon films, filmmakers, cinematographers and photographers. Scheduled for January 24-25, 2020 at the Egyptian Theatre in Coos Bay, Oregon.
Considered submissions into the film festival have a connection to the People, Culture, Environment, Landscape and Artists of Oregon, the Pacific Northwest and the western oceans. Artists submitting and not selected for screening at the film festival will receive complementary film festival passes, valued at $25.00. We will screen short films, photography collections, student films and a feature film(s).