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April 30, 2021

Small Business Relief Campaign Concludes

After a year of accepting and distributing donations to small businesses and individuals in Manzanita, Nehalem and Wheeler, Fulcrum Community Resources is wrapping up its business relief campaign. Launched in April 2020, at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, the campaign was a joint effort between Fulcrum and the Manzanita Visitors Center. […]
April 29, 2021

Local Outdoor Dining

The weather will be great this weekend. If you feel like enjoying your meal in the fresh air, all local restaurants are offering take-out. Grab your order and head to your favorite sunny spot. If you’d like to order a sit-down meal with the sun on your shoulders, these restaurants offer outdoor […]
April 16, 2021

Weekly E-Bulletin – April 16

Keep up on all the latest local happenings! Our weekly bulletin is filled with information on local events, restaurants and shopping. If you’d like to receive a copy each Friday email us at info@exploremanzanita.com today, or see the April 16 edition below:
April 16, 2021

Local Fire Warning

We are under a Red Flag Warning this weekend. Continuing warm and dry conditions make the area susceptible to fire danger, especially in and around dry beach grass. Please refrain from burning this weekend so we can avoid a replay of the scene from this photo a few years ago when an […]
April 10, 2021

Weekly E-Bulletin – April 9

Keep up on all the latest local happenings! Our weekly bulletin is out with information on local events, restaurants and shopping. If you’d like to receive a copy each Friday email us at info@exploremanzanita.com today, or see the April 9 edition below:
April 10, 2021

Tillamook County at High Risk Level

UPDATE 04/09: Tillamook County will move to High Risk effective Friday, April 9. Presumptive cases in our county are steadily trending in the wrong direction. The vaccine rollout has given people optimism, but it continues to be a very slow process in Oregon. The best defense we have right now is simple: […]
March 20, 2021

Big Wave Cafe To Reopen

We are happy to report that Big Wave Cafe re-opens Sunday, March 21, 2021! The philosophy of new owners David and Jennifer Cleary, was not to mess with a good thing. The popular North Coast restaurant will feature the same great menu as previous owners, Brian and Carol Williams. Specials will continue […]
March 6, 2021

Salt & Paper To Close

Some sad news to pass on from our beloved Salt & Paper: “Salt & Paper will be closing after March 28. Starting Monday, March 1. We will be having a clearance sale for the next four weeks. Everything will be 1/2 off (except taffy). We are also selling all the fixtures and furniture. […]
March 6, 2021

Hoffman Gallery “Color Show”

Hoffman Gallery 2021 Color Show “Black and Blue” March 5-28 | 1:00-5:00 pm Hoffman Art Gallery | 594 Laneda Avenue | Manzanita Free and open to the publicMasks required for entry. Our extremely popular community art show returns this Friday, March 5th. With Covid, politics, the awakening of attitudes about history, fairness, […]
March 6, 2021

Remembering Denny Hennessy

Our hearts are heavy with the recent news of the passing of our friend and longtime Visitor Center volunteer, Denny Hennessy. Everything about Denny was big: his smile, his laugh, his handshake, his heart. He was a musician, a tinkerer, a gardener, and a master storyteller. Denny had volunteered at the Visitors […]