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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 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 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 […]
January 24, 2020

Getting To Know You: Cosmic Healing NW

New Year got you down? Not feeling your best self, energy low, need to relieve some stress, and just relax? Do you have chronic pain conditions, like RA, Fibromyalgia, or Lupus? Maybe you just aren’t sleeping well, you can’t get your “monkey mind” to calm. Christy Kay at Cosmic Healing NW has […]
January 9, 2020

Manzanita Gathering Care Packages For Deployed Army Unit

In mid-September,2019, a bus carrying members of the US Army 1st Battalion of the 186th Infantry crashed along Highway 101 in Manzanita. The City of Manzanita was quick to extend help and hospitality to the stranded service men and women and a mutual friendship was born. Manzanita has now “adopted” this unit […]
January 3, 2020

Winter Beach Safety

Winter is a beautiful time to visit Manzanita. When visiting Manzanita. It’s important to remember that the ocean and the weather can often be unpredictable, especially during winter storms and extreme high tides. Here are some tips to make your winter vacation safe. Beware the sneaker wave They’re called sneaker waves because […]