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April 4, 2020

Small Business Resources

This page lists many of the financial support resources available to small businesses and their employees as they try to navigate their way through this tough time. We will update this page as new information becomes available, please keep checking back. The Manzanita Visitors Center also administers a Facebook Group that lists […]
April 3, 2020

A Message For Visitors

Dear travelers, I have a request: please stay home. The continued spread of Covid-19 presents too much of a risk. The arrival of thousands of visitors up and down the coast despite the many warnings would only heighten that risk. It’s an odd request because the Oregon Coast thrives on the tourism […]
April 2, 2020

City Of Manzanita Updates

For official press releases from the City of Manzanita, news and to sign up for the city’s email list, please visit the City of Manzanita’s website.  Due to the Covid-19 situation, Manzanita City Hall will be closed to walk-in traffic and open only by appointment or for urgent business. All public meetings […]
March 29, 2020

Updates From Local Merchants

Life is changing on the coast every day. Our full-time residents and merchants are taking the orders to shelter in place very seriously. We are keeping up-to-date with continuous changes within our community. Keep checking this link for updates! Food delivery/take-out options As ordered by the Governor of Oregon, all restaurants are […]
March 25, 2020

Local Take-Out & Delivery

As ordered by the Governor of Oregon, all restaurants are now offering take-out and delivery options only.  Our local eateries and grocery stores have quickly adapted their services to comply with this directive, allowing visitors and locals to enjoy their favorite dining spot. If you have a favorite place to eat in […]
March 22, 2020

PLEASE READ: City of Manzanita Announcement

PRESS RELEASE Effective at Noon today March 22, 2020 in accordance with Governor Kate Brown’s order that all residents stay at Home and under the authority of the City of Manzanita’s Declaration of State of Emergency dated March 18,2020 we are ordering all visitors to vacate Manzanita within 24 hours and return to […]
March 16, 2020

Buy A Gift Certificate From Your Favorite Local Business

These are strange times and social distancing means something different for everyone. Four our merchant community, it means a dramatic slowdown in business, making this the most important time to support small businesses. There’s still good news if you can’t make it to Manzanita, Nehalem or Wheeler for your spring trip. You […]
March 15, 2020

Support Small Businesses, Support Big Dreams

It’s hard to imagine Manzanita, Nehalem and Wheeler without any of their small businesses. Coffee shops and bakeries are gathering spots for friends and neighbors; restaurants host birthday and holiday parties; hotels and vacation rentals bring families together from all around the world; gift shops sell local items unique to this area. […]
March 7, 2020

7 Ways To Enjoy Spring Break In Manzanita

It’s that time of year! Spring Break means freedom from classrooms and studying and a chance to enjoy a well-earned beach vacation. Time to unplug, unwind, and take a break from everything. Here are 7 great ways to get the most out of your Spring Break in Manzanita! 1 – Stroll Laneda […]
March 3, 2020

Spring Whale Watch Week Begins March 21

People come from all over the world to learn about the gray whales that travel along the Oregon coast each year. Whales are visible from Oregon’s shores all year long although some months are better than others. Whale-watching enthusiasts will head to the Oregon coast beginning next Saturday for Spring Whale Watch […]