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June 29, 2021

Fireworks and Dry Weather Don’t Mix

Remember the images of the Columbia Gorge burning in 2017? Over 50,000 acres were destroyed and the fire burned for months. Hundreds of residents in the Gorge were displaced by this devastating inferno caused by fireworks. You can still see the scars when you visit the Gorge, four years later. In July […]
June 22, 2021

4th of July 2021

We have been getting a lot of questions about 4th of July events in Manzanita this year. In case you hadn’t heard, there will be no parade this year. Also, the annual Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser has been cancelled as well. As for evening fireworks, there hasn’t been a display in Manzanita since […]
June 11, 2021

Manzanita Farmers Market Opens

The first Market is this Friday, June 11th, starting at 4pm! The Manzanita Farmers Market is back in Manzanita this season at our new home in the Underhill Plaza, 635 Manzanita Ave, Manzanita, OR 97130. If you’re unfamiliar, we’ll be in the big field behind the old school building, which is across […]
May 27, 2021

Local Retailers

There’s been a lot of changes in local retailers’ hours as they try to keep up with Covid-19 guidelines. We’ll keep on top of it for you, so keep checking back here for updates: Open Retailers In Manzanita: (face mask required) Manzanita Lumber Co. – 7:30-5, Mon.-Fri.; 8-5 Sat. – (503).368.5337 4th […]
May 26, 2021

Dining Options in Manzanita, Nehalem & Wheeler

It’s been a challenge keeping up with all of the changes in risk levels and guidelines around the state. Here are the latest hours and contact info for our awesome local restaurants, coffee, shops, and grocery stores: Open For Sit-Down Dining (** = outside seating) In Manzanita: A Mighty Thai – (503).368.8424 […]
May 26, 2021

Local Services

Looking for a massage therapist? Need to fill your gas tank? Have some recycling to drop off? These local places offer a variety of needed services: North Tillamook Library – (503).368.6665 Hoffman Center Kiln Services (Wed. 10-noon) Manzanita Transfer Station (Thur.-Sun., 10-4) Columbia Bank – (503).368.4284 US Bank – (503).368.5131 North County […]
May 18, 2021

Looking Ahead

Greetings friends. A few thoughts as we head towards summer. First, Tillamook County has now gone three consecutive days without reporting any Covid cases. Coupled with the news that more and more Oregonians are becoming fully vaccinated every day and it truly feels like there is a light at the end of […]
May 7, 2021

Weekly E-Bulletin – May 7

Keep up on all the latest local happenings! Our weekly bulletin is filled with information on local events and updates on restaurants and shopping. If you’d like to receive a copy each Friday email us at info@exploremanzanita.com today, or see the May 7 edition below:
May 1, 2021

Beach Wheelchair Update

We currently have two (2) beach wheelchairs on hand: one adult size and one child size. They are very popular – especially on weekends and during warm weather – and often book up months in advance. Their popularity has only increased during the pandemic and we try hard to accommodate as many […]
April 30, 2021

Weekly E-Bulletin – April 23

Keep up on all the latest local happenings! Our weekly bulletin is filled with information on local events and updates on restaurants and shopping. If you’d like to receive a copy each Friday email us at info@exploremanzanita.com today, or see the April 23 edition below: