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November 3, 2019

‘Plaid Friday’ Coming to Manzanita, Nehalem & Wheeler

Join a host of area merchants for “Plaid Friday” on November 29th! 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 […]
November 2, 2019

“Moon Over Buffalo” Opens at NCRD

Riverbend Players from Nehalem, Oregon, present the classic comedy MOON OVER BUFFALO by Ken Ludwig opening November 1, 2019, at the NCRD Performing Arts Center, 36155 9th Street, Nehalem, Oregon, 97131. Performance are: Nov 1, 2, 8, 9 at 7pm with 2pm matinees on Nov 3 and 10, 2019. There also be […]
November 1, 2019

No RV? No Tent? No Problem!

Do you cringe at the thought of setting up a tent? Is your camping budget not large enough to invest in an RV? If so, meet the yurts at Nehalem Bay State Park, circular domed tenst with a plywood floor, sturdy walls, electricity, and a skylight. Yurts give campers a cozy place […]
October 31, 2019

Enter Our Monthly Photo Contest

Are you a shutterbug? Is your phone bursting with photos of Neahkahnie Mountain, Laneda Avenue, or the Nehalem River. Well, you’re in luck! Each month, the Manzanita Visitors Center holds a photo contest that showcases great photos of our little town. Send us your favorites shots from Manzanita, Nehalem and Wheeler and […]
October 20, 2019

Plaid Friday Returns

Join a host of area merchants for “Plaid Friday” on November 29th! We are excited to announce the return of Plaid Friday, an all day shopping at the beach extravaganza! Mark your calendars and make your travel plans for Friday, November 29. Featuring fun specials from merchants, restaurants and lodging in Manzanita, […]
October 4, 2019

Fire Mountain Music Fest Debuts in October

The Fire Mountain Music Fest is a collaboration between the Cannon Beach Arts Association and the Fly me to the Moon Program of Oregon Music Hall of Fame. The festival takes place October 3 to October 13 in Cannon Beach, Manzanita, and Nehalem Oregon.                 […]
October 4, 2019

It’s Time For Harvest Festival!

Lower Nehalem Community Trust presents its 17th Annual Harvest Festival October 5 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Farmers Market, local craft, artisan gifts, kids’ activities, fresh pressed cider, local brew provided by Bills Tavern, and live music by Rhythm Method. Free parking and shuttle from Nehalem City Parking or St. Catherine’s […]
July 23, 2019

Getting To Know You: CERT

All the programs offered by Emergency Volunteer Corps of Nehalem Bay are designed to create a culture of preparedness. CERT is a prime example of that goal. Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) trains members of our community to safely respond to local emergencies such as winter storms, floods, wild fires, earthquakes or […]
July 8, 2019
Manzanita Visitors Center

Just Moved To Town? Come To The New Resident Reception!

Are you new full or part-time resident of Manzanita, Nehalem or Wheeler? Drop by the Manzanita Visitors Center on Monday, July 22 at 10 am for a meet-and-greet and introduce yourself! Get to know your community, your new neighbors and gather useful local information. Find out about what fantastic events are happening […]
July 7, 2019

Getting To Know You: Manzanita Beach Walk/Run

A wide expanse of hard-packed sand stretches from the cliffs of Neah-Kah-Nie Mountain south to Nehalem Bay Jetty. Cape Lookout to the south & Neah-Kah-Nie to the north provide a picturesque finish. Come see why so many are calling this “One of the most scenic runs in the region!” Ask a 100 […]