Events

There's something special about Oregon's Adventure Coast that you won't find anywhere else. With three well established cities; Coos Bay, North Bend, and Charleston our events calendar is full of history, sports, seafood and natural beauty events. We invite you to visit and take part in all we have to offer, any time of year. Have your own event to submit? Submit here.  

All Events

28th Annual Holiday Lights at Shore Acres

Thursday, 11/27/2014 4:00 pm to Wednesday, 12/31/2014 9:30 pm
89039 Cape Arago Hwy
Charleston, OR 97420
(541) 888-3732
541-269-0215

Famous for its beautiful 7 acre botanical gardens and Japanese lily pond. The gardens shine with over a quarter million lights. 4pm – 9:30pm every night at Shore Acres State Park in Charleston, Oregon; just west of Coos Bay. ($5 parking fee…

Miniature Village & Christmas Train Display

Monday, 12/1/2014 6:00 pm to Wednesday, 12/24/2014 10:00 pm
Old Charleston School House
Charleston, OR 97420
(541) 888-3268
800-824-8486

More than 200 miniatures representing the small towns of Coos County. If the buildings dark, don’t leave, lights are kept off to see the displays better. 6pm-10pm nightly. Due to increased popularity, this event has been moved to the Old…

Activities: Culture & Museums

Pacific Shores Photo Competition – Coos Art Museum Exhibits

Friday, 12/12/2014 to Saturday, 2/21/2015
235 Anderson Ave
Coos Bay, OR 97420
(541) 267-3901

The Pacific Shores Photo Competition on display along with a photo collage from Kelle Herrick. Also featured at this time Montel Rogers one-person exhibition. Prefontaine Gallery - Permanent display Coos Art Museum. Admission $5 Adults, $2…

Activities: Fairs & Festivals

30th Annual Candlelight Christmas Cantata

Wednesday, 12/24/2014 7:00 pm
123 Ocean Blvd
Coos Bay, OR 97420
(541) 267-4410

First United Methodist Church - This is a free event but food donations for the Food Cupboard are gladly accepted. Call the church office for more information at 541-267-4410.

Activities: Eat & Drink

Christmas Dinner Buffet

Thursday, 12/25/2014
3201 Tremont Ave
North Bend, OR 97459
(541) 756-8800
800-953-4800

Savor roast turkey and all the trimmings, side dishes and dessert from our own bakery; or enjoy bayfront dining with one of the holiday specials in the Plankhouse Restaurant.

Whale Watching Week at Cape Arago

Friday, 12/26/2014 10:00 am to Thursday, 1/1/2015 1:00 pm
89039 Cape Arago Hwy
Charleston, OR 97420
(541) 888-3732
541-269-0215

Visit trained “Whale Watching Spoken Here” volunteers at Shore Acres State Park from 10am to 1pm to learn more about migrating Gray whales. Binoculars available.

Activities: Culture & Museums

International Folk Dancing

Friday, 12/26/2014 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
93393 Greenacres Lane
Coos Bay, OR 97420
(541) 808-1002

Fun for people of all ages! Join the South Coast Folk Society every 4th Friday (Sept – May). Part of the evening will include teaching and the rest will be request dancing. Learn a Serbia kolo, a Macedonian oro, and an Israeli hora! No…

Activities: Culture & Museums

New Year’s Eve Party!

Wednesday, 12/31/2014
3201 Tremont Ave
North Bend, OR 97459
(541) 756-8800
800-953-4800

Join us for the best New Year’s party on Oregon’s South Coast! RANDOM HOT SEATS for a share of $2015 CASH from 8 pm – 2 am. Happymatic Photo Booth and hand drawn caricature Artist on the Casino Floor from 8 pm – Midnight. …

Activities: Eat & Drink

New Year’s Eve at OCCI “Midnight in Morocco”

Wednesday, 12/31/2014 8:30 pm to Thursday, 1/1/2015 1:00 am
1988 Newmark Ave
Coos Bay, OR 97420
(541) 888-7189

Festivities for those 21 years and older begin at 8:30 pm and include gourmet food, DJ and dancing, no-host ice bar, silent auction, and a New Year’s countdown complete with a champagne toast. Tickets are $35 in advance or $40 at the door. The…

Polar Bear Plunge!

Thursday, 1/1/2015 9:00 am
Sunset Bay State Park
Charleston, OR 97420

Join this 28 year tradition with our local Polar Bears for a New Year’s dive in to the ocean. The only rule is that you must completely immerse yourself. Spend 1-5 minutes in our waters and you’re sure to start your new year off right!…