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Welcome to the Official Blog for The Coos Bay – North Bend Visitor & Convention Bureau! We believe there is no place like the Oregon Coast and want to share stories, events, photos and more information in our blog.

We have world class fishing, dunes, beaches, hiking trails, bird watching, gardens, unique gift, craft and antique shops, casinos, music, museums- and more. The Oregon’s Adventure Coast is an all season destination, with surprises and memories around every turn. We have a variety of fun itineraries, and offer oodles of other great ideas for your next adventure!

Have a story you’d like to share on our blog? Email us at info@oregonsadventurecoast.com

Blackberry Arts Festival

Posted by TravelCoosBay on July 21, 2017

The Coos Bay Downtown Association invites you and your family to celebrate local art, culture, food and drink at the 2017 Blackberry Arts Festival in downtown Coos Bay August 26th & August 27th 2017.  This popular festival happens annually on…

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Cape Arago Lighthouse

Posted by TravelCoosBay on July 19, 2017

The Oregon Coast is known for its natural beauty and there is no greater way to experience the unique nature of the Pacific Coast than along the Cape Arago Beach Loop. This short drive is the perfect way to have the quintessential Oregon Coast…

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First Annual Charleston Salmon Run and Crab Walk

Posted by TravelCoosBay on July 11, 2017

Be Among the First Runners to Participate in the Charleston Salmon Run and Crab Walk October 7th, 2017 There’s a reason why runners love to travel to Oregon’s South Coast. Not only is this home to one of Oregon’s greatest sports…

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on July 10, 2017

If you’re planning to join the thousands of runners from all over the country for the 38th Annual Prefontaine 10K Run, you are probably already training!  The 2016 Prefontaine Memorial Run, a challenging 10K road race across one of Steve…

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LIttle Ole Opry on the Bay

Posted by TravelCoosBay on June 30, 2017

Our unique setting on Oregon’s South Coast has been a source of inspiration to artists and performers from all over the world. Not only are we home to the Coos Art Museum, a cultural haven since 1966, the towns of Coos Bay, North Bend &…

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Coos Art Museum Offers Free Summer Art Cart in the Parks at Three Locations

Posted by TravelCoosBay on June 16, 2017

Coos Art Museum is preparing to present its free summer arts program at three locations. The mobile arts activity “Art Cart in the Parks” is designed to augment, enhance and expand the current Free Summer Lunch Program for children at Millicoma…

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Coos Bay boardwalk Photographer: Bill Grami

Posted by TravelCoosBay on June 15, 2017

What Coos Bay Attractions Are The Most Popular Among TripAdvisor Users? The Coos Bay, North Bend and Charleston area is known as Oregon’s Adventure Coast for good reason! Each community has it’s own unique flavor and amenities with the…

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Fireworks Coos Bay North Bend

Posted by TravelCoosBay on May 31, 2017

Many visitors agree that July is one of the best times of the year to visit Oregon’s South Coast. Not only is it a great way to beat the heat (the average daytime temperature hovers around a refreshing 60 degrees), our area is host to several…

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on May 23, 2017

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you probably know that Festival of Sail® is coming to Coos Bay/North Bend June 1st-4th, 2017. And you may have heard that this year is bigger and better than ever before! We could tell you more, but we&…

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on May 5, 2017

Come to Coos Bay for the 39th Annual Oregon Coast Music Festival, July 22-29, 2017! For one fabulous week in July, some of the finest regional, national and international musicians come to Coos Bay to make magic with music. We are so thrilled that…

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