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.  

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Activities: Culture & Museums

Marshfield Sun Printing Museum

Tuesday, 5/27/2014 1:00 pm to Saturday, 8/30/2014 4:00 pm
1049 N Front St
Coos Bay, OR 97420
(541) 266-0901
541-267-4027

Open Tuesday through Saturday 1pm-4pm Memorial Day through Labor Day. Volunteers are always on hand during Museum open hours to interpret and demonstrate the Marshfield Sun’s presses and other printing equipment, as well as to answer questions…

Activities: Culture & Museums

21st Annual Maritime Art Exhibition

Saturday, 7/12/2014 to Saturday, 9/27/2014
235 Anderson Ave
Coos Bay, OR 97420
(541) 267-3901

Don’t miss this Annual juried exhibition of Maritime themed art from major artists from around the country. Sixty-seven works by forty-five of the nation’s leading maritime artists. This year’s featured martime artist is Richard…

Activities: Culture & Museums

Kids at CAM “Summer Art Sampler”

Wednesday, 8/6/2014 10:00 am to Wednesday, 8/27/2014 12:00 pm
235 Anderson Ave
Coos Bay, OR 97420
(541) 267-3901

Coos Art Museum continues its KIDS @ CAM “SUMMER ART SAMPLER” during the month of August.  “SUMMER ART SAMPLER” is a series of open-studio art classes inviting children to freely experiment with a variety of media. …

Activities: Eat & Drink

Oregon Coast Culinary Camp

Sunday, 8/17/2014 to Thursday, 8/21/2014
Oregon Coast Culinary Institute
Coos Bay, OR 97420
(541) 888-1542

The Oregon Coast Culinary Institute (OCCI) will be hosting the Oregon Coast Culinary Camp. This camp is for 16 yr old and higher High School students who are interested in exploring the culinary and hospitatliy industry. This will be a five day…

Activities: Eat & Drink

Downtown Farmers Market

Wednesday, 8/20/2014 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
50 Central Ave
Coos Bay, OR 97420
(541) 269-0215
800-824-8486

Every Wednesday through October – Farm fresh fruits, vegetables, flowers, plants and more! Downtown Coos Bay.

Activities: Walking & Hiking

Working Forest Tours

Wednesday, 8/20/2014 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm
50 Central Ave
Coos Bay, OR 97420
(541) 269-0215
800-824-8486

Spend a day in the woods with a Forester! FREE Guided tour through a working forest with a professional forester. Bring your kids and your questions. Info and sign up at by calling the Coos Bay Visitor Center. 

Coos Bay Speedway Drag Races

Saturday, 8/23/2014
94320 Hwy 42
Coos Bay, OR 97420
(541) 269-2474

NHRA Drags. Pit Gate 8am, Racing, Time Trials 10am, Racing approx 12pm. General Admission $10, Children under 6 free. 

Activities: Fairs & Festivals

Blackberry Arts Festival

Saturday, 8/23/2014 to Sunday, 8/24/2014
50 Central Ave
Coos Bay, OR 97420
(541) 269-0215
800-824-8486

Arts, crafts, jewelry, photography, paintings, prints, weaving, spinning, woodworking entertainment. Blackberry treats, food, drinks and a whole lot more! For more information visit http://blackberryartsfestival.com/

Activities: Fishing, Crabbing & Clamming

Sunset Bay Angler of the Day Kayak Fishing Challenge

Saturday, 8/23/2014 5:30 am
Sunset Bay State park
Charleston, OR 97420
(541) 217-1762

Launch site is Sunset Bay State Park, fishing area is from Baltimore Rock to the north and down to Simpson Reef to the south via kayak. Entry fee $30. Check in begins at 5:30am, tournament starts at first light and weigh in ends at 2pm. This is a…

Activities: Culture & Museums

John Hewitt Workshop ~ Watercolor workshop

Saturday, 8/23/2014 10:00 am to Monday, 8/25/2014 4:00 pm
235 Anderson Ave
Coos Bay, OR 97420
(541) 267-3901

Coos Art Museum is thrilled to welcome artist John Hewitt back for a three-day watercolor workshop. Learn to design a work of art, not just a reproduction of a scene. Using elements and principles of design developed over hundreds of years by the…