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 Saltwater Fishing

Posted by TravelCoosBay on June 29, 2015

There are plenty of fish in the sea! You may have heard, but fishing is in no short supply here on Oregon’s Adventure Coast. It’s no wonder, since Coos Bay, North Bend and Charleston has a bounty of incredible fishing options! Summer is…

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on June 23, 2015

The Coos Art Museum Presents the 22nd Annual Maritime Art Exhibition: July 11, 2015 – September 26,2015 “A converted post office from the Art Deco area, the Coos Art Museum is an unexpected treasure.” – Review on Trip…

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on June 18, 2015

It’s hard to believe, but the month of June is quickly coming to a close. You know what that means? Clamboree! Visitors and locals alike are encouraged to come down to Ed Lund Park on Saturday, June 27th for the 2015 Clamboree & Glass Art…

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on June 10, 2015

July Sizzles on Oregon’s Adventure Coast There is something special about the month of July in the Coos Bay/North Bend/Charleston area.  Summer is in high gear, everyone seems to be in a good mood, and there are plenty of fun family…

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Oregon Dunes

Posted by TravelCoosBay on May 28, 2015

It’s official. Summer is now here and it’s time to plan a getaway if you have not done so. No matter what your vacation style is, the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area is a must see for anyone visiting the Coos Bay, North Bend and…

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Coos Bay Farmers Market

Posted by TravelCoosBay on May 22, 2015

What does local Coffee, Strawberries, Greens, Lettuce, Mushrooms, Honey, Hummus, Breads, Baked Treats, Fudge, Tamales, BBQ, Flowers, Papa’s Dogs, Lavender Products, Metal, Wood, Pottery and Fiber Arts all have in common? You can find these…

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Three Rivers Casino Coos Bay

Posted by TravelCoosBay on May 13, 2015

An eager crowd joined tribal members of the Confederated Tribes of the Coos, Lower Umpqua, and Siuslaw Indians, along with local business leaders last week to witness the ribbon cutting ceremony and grand opening of the new Three Rivers Casino Coos…

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Oregon Coast Festivals

Posted by TravelCoosBay on May 6, 2015

Are you ready for summer? We sure are! There are countless reasons to treat yourself and your family to an epic road trip to Oregon’s Adventure Coast this summer. Come explore the many adventures here like our eclectic local festivals, a…

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Gravelford Pioneer Cemetery

Posted by TravelCoosBay on April 30, 2015

If you have been following the adventures of our guest writer Steven Michael, you know that the Southern Oregon Coast is full of mystery. The beautiful historical cemeteries in and around Coos Country are excellent places to uncover the fascinating…

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Clamming Coos Bay

Posted by TravelCoosBay on April 14, 2015

Mucky mucks If the world is an oyster, Coos Bay is its clam. The guy standing in front of Basin Tackle has a fleshy slab of clam meat in one hand and a wet knife in the other. He’s Rob, the owner, and he’s a wealth of information for visitors…

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