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July 6, 2016

Planning The Perfect Beach Wedding

With this ring, I thee wed… Imagine reciting your wedding vows with the roar of the surf as the backdrop to one of the most unforgettable days of your life. Let beauty surround you in a setting that radiates the true essence of what a wedding should capture: romance, fantasy and memories. […]
June 24, 2016

Manzanita Music Festival Ready To Rock

A new music festival is debuting in the heart of Manzanita this summer. The First Annual Manzanita Music Festival – in partnership with North County Recreation District and Hoffman Center for the Arts – brings together some of the area’s best talent for one epically sonic weekend. And it’s no one-trick pony […]
June 18, 2016

Try Something New? SUP Is For You!

Stand Up Paddle Manzanita Stand Up Paddle Boarding aka SUP is one of the world’s fastest growing recreation water sports. There is good reason for that. It is so user friendly that anyone can learn it and enjoy the sport in less than 2 hours-essentially immediately and it is fun and fun […]
June 14, 2016

Fourth of July: A Full Day of Manzanita Celebrations

It’s almost time for the biggest small-town 4th of July celebration on the North Oregon Coast. Make plans to take part in a full day of activities for the whole family to enjoy. As always, the greatest way to support any event is by attending: Monday, July 4, 2016 8 – 11 […]
May 19, 2016

Manzanita Farmer’s Market Open For Season

The Manzanita Farmer’s Market will open its doors for the summer season on Friday, June 10 at 5:00 pm. The market will be open each Friday through September 16 and will feature the freshest locally grown produce, flowers and many wonderfully unique handmade products. There is also live music and delicious food […]
May 12, 2016

Spring Cleaning? The Refindery Needs Your Stuff!

Spring is supposed to be about rebirth and renewal. What better place to embrace that notion than with your garage or attic? Renew that space, and clean it out. The problem is, you don’t realize how much stuff you accumulate over the years. We eagerly pull out boxes and bags from storage […]
May 10, 2016

Do You Love Local History?

Are you a history buff? Have you ever wondered what life was like here 100 years ago? Then you are in luck! You are invited to come learn about the exciting, rich history of Manzanita, Nehalem, and Wheeler, taught by Nehalem Valley Historical Society’s Mark Beach, a retired history professor who has […]
May 5, 2016

Manzanita Open Set To Tee Off

It’s springtime and that means it’s time for the 19th annual Manzanita Open which benefits the Eugene Schmuck Foundation. Be sure to mark your calendar for the May 13th, 14th and 15th. There are still tee times available for any of the three days, or you’re welcome to join one of the […]
April 27, 2016

Hoffman Center To Hold Quilt Show This Summer

Quilters and fiber artisans from Manzanita, Nehalem and Wheeler and surrounding areas are invited to submit their works for an August show at the Hoffman Center for the Arts in Manzanita. The show will be collaboration between the Center and Creative Fabrics in Wheeler. Interested artists are asked to provide a photo […]
April 26, 2016
Hoffman Center

“Beyond The Sea” Coming In May

The Hoffman Center for the Arts and Vortex Productions present – ” BEYOND THE SEA” Join us Saturday, May 7, 2016 at the Hoffman Center for the Arts from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM for an evening of live jazz & swing music, dancing, and cocktails to benefit the 1st Annual Manzanita […]