Festival of Sail Coming to Coos Bay in May!

Photographer: rc hall
Photographer: rc hall

The big story this month is the big arrival of the Lady Washington and the Hawaiian Chieftain in Coos Bay May 7-16, 2016 for Festival of Sail, an annual celebration of our rich maritime and cultural history.

Photographer: Bill Grami
Photographer: Bill Grami

Experience what life was like aboard these majestic sailing vessels, witness exciting battle sails, passages, and much much more! Click here for the events schedule and be sure to buy your tickets early as many of these events are expected to sell out.  For more information, call 1-800-200-LADY (5239) or visit

Summer Begins with BBQ, Blues, Brews by The Bay!

Greg Marshall of Coos Bay Elkhorn BBQ & Food Truck From Last Year's Event - Photo Source: The BulletinPhoto Source: The Bulletin

The Mill Casino Hotel & RV Park is the place to be this Memorial Day weekend when it hosts it’s 5th Annual BBQ, Blues & Brews on the Bay May 27-29, 2016.


This is a three-day KCBS Sanctioned event where guests sample lip-smacking barbecue from BBQ pitmasters as they compete for prize money. Add on sizzling hot blues and locally-crafted beers and you have a weekend you don’t want to miss.  So book your trip and get your taste buds ready! There is no better place to kick off summer than on Oregon’s South Coast!

Featured Adventure of the Month: Go Take a Hike!

Oregon Coast Hiking

Whether you’re interested in getting a work out, or just want to experience the beauty of our area, you’ll find a way to walk, hike or bike your way to Adventure! We have a whole system of hiking and biking trails in the immediate and surrounding area, but click here to see some of our favorite hiking destinations.