Events

Charleston

Activities: Birding

South Slough Birding

Saturday, 5/6/2017 8:00 am to 10:00 am
61907 Seven Devils Road
Charleston, OR 97420
(541) 888-5558

Join a South Slough interpreter and venture into the Reserve in search of winged wildlife. $1 per birder. Usually held the first Saturday of each month.

Shore Acres Rhododendron Sunday Mother’s Day

Sunday, 5/14/2017 11:00 am to 4:00 pm
89039 Cape Arago Highway
Charleston, OR 97420
(541) 888-3732
866-888-6100

Rhody experts in the Garden; Bay Area Artist Association paint-out in the garden, refreshments 11am-4pm. ($5 parking fee)

Activities: Culture & Museums

Blessing of the Fleet

Monday, 5/29/2017 10:00 am
Charleston Boat Basin
Charleston, OR 97420
(541) 888-8888

The annual Charleston Fisherman's Memorial and Blessing of the Fleet will take place in the Charleston Boat Basin at 10am on Memorial Day.  Names added to the memorial will be read and flowers in memory will be taken to sea by the U.S.…

Activities: Culture & Museums, State Parks & National Lands

State Park Day & FREE Fishing Day

Saturday, 6/3/2017 to Sunday, 6/4/2017
89039 Cape Arago Highway
Charleston, OR 97420
(541) 888-3732

Shore Acres State Park, hosted by Friends of Shore Acres, Garden House/Pavillion. FREE PARKING DAY! 10% discount in the Shore Acres Gift Shop and refreshments in the garden house. Local garden club experts will on hand to answer your gardening…

Shore Acres Rose Sunday, Father’s Day

Sunday, 6/18/2017 11:00 am to 4:00 pm
89039 Cape Arago Hwy
Charleston, OR 97420
(541) 888-3732
866-888-6100

Rose experts in the garden, refreshments; 11am-4pm. ($5 parking fee)

Activities: Birding, State Parks & National Lands

South Slough Birding

Saturday, 7/1/2017
61907 Seven Devils Road
Charleston, OR 97420
(541) 888-5558

Join a South Slough interpreter and venture into the Reserve in search of winged wildlife. $1 per birder. Held the first Saturday of each month.

Activities: Eat & Drink

60th Annual Salmon BBQ

Sunday, 8/6/2017 10:30 am to 3:30 pm
Bastendorff County Park
Charleston, OR 97420
(541) 756-1282

Join us for the annual event to celebrate the yummy salmon! Hosted by the Kiwanis Club and featuring their reknowned glaze, menu will include barbecued Salmon Steaks, cole slaw, baked potatoes, rolls, coffee, ice cream. Projected prices: &nbsp…

Activities: Fairs & Festivals

28th Annual Charleston Seafood Festival

Saturday, 8/12/2017 10:00 am to Sunday, 8/13/2017 6:00 pm
Boat Basin
Charleston, OR 97420
(541) 888-2311
800-824-8486

This family-friendly party includes plenty of great live music as well as games and contests for kids and adults. Crab race anyone? Beer and wine, and, of course, SEAFOOD willl be the center of the event. Always the 2nd weekend of August!

Activities: Eat & Drink

Octoberfish

Saturday, 10/7/2017 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Old Charleston School House
Charleston, OR 97420
(541) 808-8518

  Noon to 6pm in the Old Charleston School House. Enjoy Food, Spirits, Art and Lots of MUSIC. Celebrate the culture, art, people, history and lots of music in Charleston. Projected food prices are $10/person or $25/family.  Always the…

31st Annual Holiday Lights at Shore Acres

Thursday, 11/23/2017 4:00 pm to Sunday, 12/31/2017 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 325,000 lights. 4pm – 9:30pm every night at Shore Acres State Park in Charleston, Oregon; just west of Coos Bay. ($5 parking fee per vehicle)