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December 10, 2017

Get To Know Your Neighbors at Pine Grove Potluck

Looking for a way to make new friends and connect with your community? The monthly Pine Grove Potluck is a great way to do both! Every month, Pine Grove members gather for food, fun and friendship at Pine Grove Community House in downtown Manzanita. Recently listed in the National Register of Historic […]
December 3, 2017

Winter Wanderings

With the onset of rain, wind and cold, Coastal residents and visitors take stock of what winter represents; perhaps a needed vacation or catching up on reading. But let not the weather dampen your sense of adventure. The Oregon Coast’s beauty is not limited by season. Get outside now and see things […]
December 3, 2017

Winter Kayaking

Despite the recent tumultuous weather, winter kayaking on the North Oregon Coast is an excellent recreational prospect. There are numerous mild days when Mother Nature calms down and takes a breather before returning to the storm-watching paradise for which the area is well known. In between storms, think about grabbing a paddle […]
November 28, 2017

Enter Our Monthly Photo Contest

Each month, the Manzanita Visitors Center holds a photo contest. Send us your favorites shots from Manzanita or the surrounding area and enter to win a $10 gift certificate from a local merchant. One winner every month, enter as often as you’d like! Send your photos to info@exploremanzanita.com. (Pictured photo from Robin […]
November 28, 2017

Winter Farmer’s Market

The warm chatter of conversations fills the hall among tables decked out in all manner of winter vegetables and handmade wares from local farmers and artisans. An enticing array of goods can be found this year at the market, raw chocolate truffles, peach jam, fresh apple cider, handmade journals, …. shall I […]
November 21, 2017

Holiday Dance featuring Rhythm Method

Need a way to work off some of that Thanksgiving dinner? Kick up your heels at this special Holiday Dance featuring the sounds of local legends Rhythm Method. Dance, listen, enjoy! FREE event, refreshements available
November 10, 2017
Santa and Mrs Claus

Enjoy the Holiday Kids Fair

Need something for the whole family to do after a day of shopping? Come to the Pine Grove for an evening of family fun on Friday, November 24 from 5 pm to 8 pm. Local organizations and non-profits will have tables with special hands-on arts and crafts projects for kids to make. […]
November 4, 2017

‘Plaid Friday’ Coming to Manzanita

Join Manzanita merchants for “Plaid Friday” on November 24! The name Plaid Friday was conceived from the idea of weaving the individual threads of small businesses together to create a strong fabric that celebrates the diversity and creativity of independent businesses. Plaid Friday is the relaxing and enjoyable alternative to the big […]
October 26, 2017

‘Hall-O-Nita’ in Manzanita

‘Hall-O-Nita’ returns! Tricks, treats, and a Monster Bash are all part of the fun. Put on your best costume and trick-or-treat up and down Laneda Avenue from 3 pm to 5 pm, then head over to Pine Grove Community House at 225 Laneda Avenue from 5 pm to 6:30 pm for a […]
October 17, 2017

Julie Amici Trio at Bread & Ocean

Join us on Thursday Nov 2nd for music and dinner at Bread and Ocean in Manzanita OR. Dinner will be provided by Bread and Ocean and the music will be performed by The Julie Amici Trio. The trio features Julie Amici, with Dean Mueller on bass, Dave Flechner on keybaords, and a […]