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December 19, 2019

Winter Whale Watch Week

Gray whales are on the move along the Oregon coast headed south to their winter grounds off Baja California, Mexico. Let trained volunteers help you spot the migrating whales during the Oregon Parks and Recreation Department annual winter Whale Watching Week, Dec. 27-31. Volunteers with the Whale Watching Spoken Here program will […]
December 11, 2019

Local Christmas Happenings

Christmas is just around the corner but there’s a lot of great events coming up between now and then to help get you in the festive spirit. From visits with Santa, to craft fairs, to holiday music, here’s a rundown of everything Christmas! Dec. 12: “It’s A Wonderful Life” – What Christmas […]
December 4, 2019

Win A Getaway To Manzanita

Ready for a beach getaway to Manzanita? Enter to win Travel Oregon’s Sweepstakes with seven prizes for seven winners, including a trip to Manzanita that offers ocean front lodging, delicious local dinner, and a bike/surf package! Enter to win a fabulous weekend trip to one of these incredible destinations: Oregon Coast, Willamette […]
December 1, 2019

Riverbend Players Bring You “It’s A Wonderful Life”

It’s not the holidays until you see “It’s A Wonderful Life.” What better way then to see it on stage, at North County Recreation District Performing Arts Center? Opening December 6 for three performance only! Riverbend Players presents a Reader’s Theater holiday production of “It’s A Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play” […]
November 21, 2019

Bring Your Family To The Holiday Kids Fair

Need something for the whole family to do after a day of shopping? Come to the Pine Grove Community House for an evening of family fun on Friday, November 29 from 5 pm to 7:30 pm. Local organizations and non-profits will have tables with special hands-on arts and crafts projects for kids […]
November 17, 2019

‘Plaid Friday’ Coming to Manzanita, Nehalem & Wheeler

Join a host of area merchants for “Plaid Friday” on November 29th! The name Plaid Friday was conceived from the idea of weaving the individual threads of small businesses together to create a strong fabric that celebrates the diversity and creativity of independent businesses. Plaid Friday is the relaxing and enjoyable alternative […]
November 16, 2019

These Local Spots Are Open Thanksgiving

Making Thanksgiving dinner and you forgot to buy stuffing? Need an extra bottle of wine? Don’t feel like cooking at all? You’re in luck! These local spots are open on Thanksgiving! (Keep an eye on this post, we will update if there are any others) Sisters & Pete’s Coffee & Treats in […]
November 15, 2019

Best-Selling Mystery Authors At Hoffman Center

Manzanita Writers’ Series Presents Authors Lisa Jackson and Nancy Bush November 16, 2019 7:00 pm $7 admission Hoffman Center for the Arts 594 Laneda Avenue, Manzanita, OR   Winter on the North Coast means the days are a little shorter, the nights a little darker. It’s time to curl up in front […]
November 2, 2019

“Moon Over Buffalo” Opens at NCRD

Riverbend Players from Nehalem, Oregon, present the classic comedy MOON OVER BUFFALO by Ken Ludwig opening November 1, 2019, at the NCRD Performing Arts Center, 36155 9th Street, Nehalem, Oregon, 97131. Performance are: Nov 1, 2, 8, 9 at 7pm with 2pm matinees on Nov 3 and 10, 2019. There also be […]
November 1, 2019

No RV? No Tent? No Problem!

Do you cringe at the thought of setting up a tent? Is your camping budget not large enough to invest in an RV? If so, meet the yurts at Nehalem Bay State Park, circular domed tenst with a plywood floor, sturdy walls, electricity, and a skylight. Yurts give campers a cozy place […]