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!

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Oregon Coast Summer

Posted by TravelCoosBay on August 12, 2014

Like all good things, the summer is coming to an end.  Have you accomplished everything on your summer bucket list? If the answer is no, don’t worry.  There is plenty of time to enjoy all there is to do on the South Coast, in fact, some…

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on July 31, 2014

Does a day of Pacific Northwest kayak fishing sound like heaven to you? Enter the annual Sunset Bay Angler Of The Day Kayak Fishing Challenge, a Kayak only fishing competition, for a chance to win a beautiful new Hobie Outback Mirage Drive Kayak…

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Charleston Seafood Festival

Posted by TravelCoosBay on July 28, 2014

The Charleston Volunteer Firefighters invite you to celebrate the harvest from the sea August 9-10, 2014 August is right around the corner and you know what that means!! It is time to make your plans to attend the one and only Charleston Seafood…

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on July 19, 2014

You’ve been hearing us talk a lot about the internationally renowned Oregon Coast Music Festival happening now through July 26, 2014. You probably already know the festival features high-caliber musicians from all over the country bringing a…

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Oregon Coast Music Association

Posted by TravelCoosBay on July 14, 2014

The 36th annual Oregon Coast Music Festival is in full swing, but it’s not too late get your tickets and book your trip so you too can enjoy what this popular festival has to offer. This week, concert goers are enjoying everything from Big…

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Hiking Oregon Coast

Posted by TravelCoosBay on June 27, 2014

It doesn’t matter how outdoorsy you are, anyone can find a way to take in the fresh air and explore the natural surroundings here on the Southern Oregon Coast. In fact, there are too many hiking trails in our area for us to list in this post!…

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Oregon Coast

Posted by TravelCoosBay on June 25, 2014

Our guest post this month was originally posted on Vacation Rental Travels, a free, digital magazine highlighting the unique experience of traveling in stylish and comfortable vacation rentals.  Please visit them at  to…

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Oregon Coast Music Festival

Posted by TravelCoosBay on June 20, 2014

Visit Oregon’s Adventure Coast for the 36th Annual Oregon Coast Music Festival July 12-26, 2014 Where else could a music fan enjoy 11 magnificent concerts (many of them free) that range from Big Band, Marimba, Jazz, Barbershop, Rock and…

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Oregon Coast Festivals

Posted by TravelCoosBay on June 6, 2014

Doesn’t just the thought of summer just make you want to stop and celebrate?  We feel the same way!  With so many festive events going on, we know there is something happening for everyone this summer on Oregon’s Adventure Coast. We…

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Fishing Coos Bay

Posted by TravelCoosBay on May 30, 2014

Whether you prefer saltwater or freshwater fishing, there is an endless choice of prime fishing spots on Oregon’s Adventure Coast!  Between the bay, ocean and 30+ lakes and rivers, this area is an angler’s dream come true and summer is the…

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