Blog

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

Kenny, Bob and Rob

Posted by TravelCoosBay on June 24, 2016

The streets of Coos Bay is about to be filled with music this summer. Not only do we have the Oregon Coast Music Festival July 21st-30th, The World Newspaper and the Coos Bay Downtown Association has announced that the popular lunchtime concert…

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Photographer: Steven Michael

Posted by TravelCoosBay on June 16, 2016

Summer’s just getting started, and so are we! Buckle up for a summer packed full of music, food, and activities in the shape of our many festivals! We hope you have plenty of sunscreen, because you’re going to need it! Clamboree and…

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Charleston Marine Life Center

Posted by TravelCoosBay on June 15, 2016

It’s here! After months of anticipation and nine years of development, The University of Oregon has opened a brand new public museum and aquarium for visitors of all ages in Charleston! The 6,000-square-foot Charleston Marine Life Center,…

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Oregon Coast Music Festival

Posted by TravelCoosBay on June 9, 2016

Do you hear that beautiful sound? Listen closely. That’s the sound of of the Oregon Coast Music Festival (OCMF) coming our way. This year’s festival will take place July 21st-30th, 2016. We are thrilled welcome back the many music fans…

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2016 Arts and Culture Rally and Charm Trail

Posted by TravelCoosBay on May 29, 2016

The Coos Art Museum (CAM), one of our favorite cultural gems on Oregon’s Coast, is turning 50 this year! To celebrate this milestone, the Museum invites you to participate in the 2016 Arts & Culture Rally & Charm Trail happening now…

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BettyKay

Posted by TravelCoosBay on May 17, 2016

“Captain Bill was wonderful, going out of his way to find a good fishing spot and track down a whale for us.” Deep sea fishing along Oregon’s South Coast is one of the great experiences to be had any time of the year. Few things…

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on May 12, 2016

Image source: TripAdvisor Along the drive into North Bend/Coos Bay, chances are you will notice this giant sign. Next time you see this sign, you should stop by and check out The Oregon Connection, a unique stop for where visitors will find…

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CoosBayFarmersMarket

Posted by TravelCoosBay on May 9, 2016

Grab your grocery bags because the Coos Bay Farmers’Market is back every Wednesday through October 26, 2016! Browse over 50 vendors’ stands as they sell fresh fruits and vegetables, homemade jams, arts and crafts, and candies. The…

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Top 6 Hiking Spots

Posted by TravelCoosBay on April 28, 2016

There is no time like spring and summer on the Oregon Coast!  The warmer, mild weather makes it an ideal time to pack your bag, pop on your hiking boots, and hit the trail! If nature and great exercise are what you’re after, then look no…

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on April 20, 2016

If Oregon’s Adventure Coast is known for just one thing, it’s our beautiful beaches. Okay, beaches and delicious seafood. Wait, beaches, seafood, and blues. Hold on, beaches, seafood, blue and… Okay okay, let’s stay focused.…

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