December 2017

Oct 14, 2017 - May 28, 2018

Finders Keepers on the beach in Lincoln City. Every day from mid-October through Memorial Day 2018, weather and ocean conditions permitting, our Float Fairies will place colorful hand-blown glass floats on the 7½ miles of beach for lucky treasure hunters. Floats are placed only during daylight hours and above the high tide line. If you find a float, you can register it on your phone, online or by bringing it to the Visitor Center (540 NE Hwy 101) to receive a certificate of authenticity and a bio on the artist who made it. FMI call 541-996-1274 or visit our website.

Dec 07, 2017 - Jan 01, 2018

Christmas Light Show with plenty of Christmas spirit at 2642 NE Holmes Road from 5 – 10 PM every night. To add to the experience, tune to 106.5 FM. Free, but donations accepted for the Food Pantry.

Dec 07 - 16

BAMA Holiday Shopping Passport.  Collect stamps from businesses in the south end of Lincoln City and enter to win a basket of goodies from Bay Area Merchants Association members.  The drawing will be at 5:30 PM on December 16th at Mo’s Restaurant.  FMI call 541-921-9329 or visit their Facebook page.

Dec 12

Semi-truck Santa at the Salmon River Grange in Rose Lodge from 4 – 8 PM. A Christmas semi-truck decorated with more than 30,000 lights will be the star attraction at this family-friendly get-together, featuring hot chocolate, cookie decorating, gifts for the kids and an appearance from Santa Claus at 5371 Salmon River Highway.

Dec 14

Holiday Dive-In Movie in the pool at the Community Center from 6:30 – 8:30 PM. Bring your favorite air mattress, inner tube or deck chair, then sit back and relax in the pool or on the deck while you watch Frozen on the Jumbotron. Cost: $5 per person. FMI call 541-994-2131.

Wheelchair Accessible

Dec 15 - 16

Ronnie Jay Duo live at the MIST at Surftides from 8 – 11 PM. Finger Snappin’, Toe Tappin’, Can’t Sit Still – New Wave Swing. FMI call 541-994-2191.

Dec 15 - 16

Barbara Lusch live at the Attic Lounge, Salishan Resort from 8 – 11 PM. FMI call 541-764-2371.

Dec 15 - 16

5th Annual North Pole Express at Chinook Winds Play Palace.  Take a magical ride on a virtual journey to the North Pole!  There will be hot cocoa, cookies, and Santa will be there with a special gift for each child, ages 3 – 11.  On Friday, the North Pole Express “departs” at 5:45 PM and “arrives” at 8 PM. On Saturday, it “departs” at 12:45 PM and “arrives” at 3 PM.  Ticket price $17.95.  For reservations, call 541-996-5790.

Dec 15 - 16

“Sea of Lights” at the Oregon Coast Aquarium in Newport from 5 – 8 PM. Enjoy the Aquarium’s holiday decorations, including more than half a million colorful lights and Scuba Santa. Admission: $10, or free with same day paid admission.  FMI call 541-867-3474.

Wheelchair Accessible

Dec 15 - 16

Steve Sloan Band at Chinook’s Seafood Grill Lounge from 8 PM – 12 AM. Rock & Roll with no cover charge. FMI call 888-CHINOOK or visit their website.

Dec 16

Miracle on 51st Street (860 SW 51st Street) at Mo’s Restaurant from 4:30 – 6:30 PM. Santa and Mrs. Claus will arrive by fire truck at 4:30 PM. Bring a nonperishable food donation for the Lincoln City Food Pantry and get a photo with Santa and Mrs. Claus. FMI call 541-921-9329.

Dec 16

5th Annual Jingle Bell 5K Jog/Walk at the Lincoln City Community Center at 9:30 AM. This fun event is open to runners, joggers, walkers, baby strollers and pets. Costumes are recommended but optional, and bells will be provided. To register, visit www.lincolncity.org or call 541-994-2131

Dec 16

Saturday Morning Matinee: Take Every Wave (2017) at the Bijou Theatre at 11 AM. Special showing for $5. This documentary is the remarkable story of an American icon, Laird Hamilton, who changed the sport of big wave surfing forever. FMI call 541-994-8255.

Wheelchair Accessible

Dec 16

Kathy’s Winter Bazaar at the Chinook Winds Hotel Ballroom from 10 AM – 5 PM. Come and peruse the many unique products by multiple vendors from at-home companies and crafters. (Downstairs from Chinook’s Seafood Grill, in the Hotel Complex). FMI visit their website or call 888-CHINOOK.

Dec 16

Hippie Love Slave live at Rusty Truck Brewery (formerly Roadhouse 101) at 9 PM. FMI call 541-994-7729.

Dec 16

Hands-On Tamales at the Culinary Center in Lincoln City from 11 AM – 2 PM. Come and learn how to make delicious tamales right at home. $75 per person includes meal and beverage. FMI call 541-557-1125.

Dec 16

White Water live at Snug Harbor Bar & Grill at 9 PM. FMI call 541-996-4976.

Wheelchair Accessible

Dec 16

Outbound Traveler live at the Lincoln City Cultural Center at 7 PM. Upbeat campfire music on banjo, guitar, fiddle, flute and bouzouki will keep your feet moving along with vocal harmonies that will melt your heart. $15 in advance. FMI call 541-994-9994 or visit their website.

Wheelchair Accessible

Dec 17

ZuhG live at Snug Harbor Bar & Grill at 8:30 PM. FMI call 541-996-4976.

Wheelchair Accessible

Dec 17

Lincoln City Farmers & Crafters Market where all items are hand-made or home grown by the seller. This indoor market runs from 10 AM – 3 PM at the Lincoln City Cultural Center. This is the last day of the market for the year.  FMI call 541-921-0062 or visit their website.

Wheelchair Accessible

Dec 17

Santa is Coming to the Eagles Lodge from 12 Noon – 2 PM.  Come and get your picture taken with Santa.  Snacks provided.

Dec 21

Winter Solstice Celebration at the Driftwood Public Library at 6:30 PM. Musical performances, readings, poetry and cookies. Come and share in this evening of calm, reflection and good cheer as we welcome the sun back into our lives. FMI call 541-996-2277 or visit their website.

Wheelchair Accessible

Website

Dec 21

Lincoln Pops Big Band from 7:30 – 10 PM at the Gleneden Beach Community Club, 110 Azalea Street, Gleneden Beach. Come dance or just listen to the sounds of the 40’s, 50’s and 60’s. Adults $6 and Students $3, children under 6 are free. FMI call 541-563-5067.

Dec 21

Chicago-Style Deep Dish Pizza Demo at the Lincoln City Culinary Center from 6 – 7 PM. Come and learn the secrets to authentic Chicago-style pizza. FMI call 541-557-1125 or visit our website.

Dec 22 - 23

Karen Anne Mathews at the Attic Lounge, Salishan Resort from 8 – 11 PM. Mathews mesmerizes audiences with her clear voice, floating piano style and contagious passion for her art. FMI call 541-764-2371.

Dec 22 - 23

5th Annual North Pole Express at Chinook Winds Play Palace.  Take a magical ride on a virtual journey to the North Pole!  There will be hot cocoa, cookies, and Santa will be there with a special gift for each child, ages 3 – 11.  On Friday, the North Pole Express “departs” at 5:45 PM and “arrives” at 8 PM. On Saturday, it “departs” at 12:45 PM and “arrives” at 3 PM.  Ticket price $17.95.  For reservations, call 541-996-5790.

Dec 22 - 23

“Sea of Lights” at the Oregon Coast Aquarium in Newport from 5 – 8 PM. Enjoy the Aquarium’s holiday decorations, including more than half a million colorful lights and Scuba Santa. Admission: $10, or free with same day paid admission.  FMI call 541-867-3474.

Wheelchair Accessible

Dec 22 - 23

Parish Gap at Chinook’s Seafood Grill Lounge from 8 PM – 12 AM. Classic Rock with no cover charge. FMI call 888-CHINOOK or visit their website.

Dec 23

The Ocean 2.0 live at Rusty Truck Brewery (formerly Roadhouse 101) at 9 PM. FMI call 541-994-7729.

Dec 24

Christmas Eve Concert with Kids Sing Out (KSO) at the Lincoln City Cultural Center at 7 PM. A free concert of sacred and secular music on Christmas Eve. Admission is free, a gift from KSO, John and Val Kendall, and First Baptist Church. FMI call 541-996-4045.

Wheelchair Accessible

Dec 27 - 31

Winter Whale Watch Week on the Oregon Coast. Watch as majestic gray whales migrate south to Baja, Mexico, where they give birth to their calves. FMI call 541-765-3304 or visit oregonstateparks.org.

Dec 29 - 30

Key of Dreams at the Attic Lounge, Salishan Resort from 8 – 11 PM. Acoustic guitar jazz fusion. FMI call 541-764-2371.

Dec 29 - 30

“Sea of Lights” at the Oregon Coast Aquarium in Newport from 5 – 8 PM. Enjoy the Aquarium’s holiday decorations, including more than half a million colorful lights and Scuba Santa. Admission: $10, or free with same day paid admission.  FMI call 541-867-3474.

Wheelchair Accessible

Dec 29 - 30

Mr. B at Chinook’s Seafood Grill Lounge from 8 PM – 12 AM. Rock & Roll with no cover charge. FMI call 888-CHINOOK or visit their website.

Dec 30, 2017 - Jan 01, 2018

Special New Year’s Glass Drop! 100 glass art pieces will be hidden along the 7-1/2 miles of public beach in Lincoln City, from the Roads End area to Siletz Bay.  FMI call 541-996-1274 or click here.

Dec 30

“Studio 18” New Year’s Eve Eve Party at Chinook Winds Casino Resort. You can party in the Convention Center with DJ Metal starting at 9 PM, or party at Chinook’s Seafood Grill with Mr. B starting at 8 PM. Free admission includes party hats & favors. FMI call 888-CHINOOK or visit their website.

Wheelchair Accessible

Dec 30

Johnny Wheels live at Rusty Truck Brewery (formerly Roadhouse 101) at 9 PM. FMI call 541-994-7729.

Dec 31

New Year’s Eve Bash with the Lincoln Pops Orchestra from 8:30 PM – 12 AM. Celebrate in style with the Pops at the Lincoln City Cultural Center. Tickets include light hors d’oeuvres and a champagne (or sparkling cider) toast at midnight (beer and wine sold separately). $45 per person/$80 per couple. FMI call 541-994-9994.

Wheelchair Accessible

Dec 31

New Year’s Eve “Studio 18” Party at Chinook Winds Casino Resort.  You can party in the Convention Center with Top Shelf, in Aces Sports Bar & Grill with The Ty Curtis Band, in Chinook’s Seafood Grill with Beth Willis Rock Duo or in the Chinook Winds Showroom (includes Champagne toast at midnight) with music by DJ Metal.  Parties start at 9 PM and don’t end until 2018!  Free admission.  FMI call 888-CHINOOK or visit their website.

Wheelchair Accessible

Dec 31

Cherry & the Lowboys live at Rusty Truck Brewery (formerly Roadhouse 101) at 9 PM. FMI call 541-994-7729.

January 2018

Oct 14, 2017 - May 28, 2018

Finders Keepers on the beach in Lincoln City. Every day from mid-October through Memorial Day 2018, weather and ocean conditions permitting, our Float Fairies will place colorful hand-blown glass floats on the 7½ miles of beach for lucky treasure hunters. Floats are placed only during daylight hours and above the high tide line. If you find a float, you can register it on your phone, online or by bringing it to the Visitor Center (540 NE Hwy 101) to receive a certificate of authenticity and a bio on the artist who made it. FMI call 541-996-1274 or visit our website.

Dec 07, 2017 - Jan 01, 2018

Christmas Light Show with plenty of Christmas spirit at 2642 NE Holmes Road from 5 – 10 PM every night. To add to the experience, tune to 106.5 FM. Free, but donations accepted for the Food Pantry.

Dec 30, 2017 - Jan 01, 2018

Special New Year’s Glass Drop! 100 glass art pieces will be hidden along the 7-1/2 miles of public beach in Lincoln City, from the Roads End area to Siletz Bay.  FMI call 541-996-1274 or click here.

Jan 04 - 27

Theatre West’s “For Better” playing at the Lincoln City Cultural Center! A romantic comedy by Eric Coble for the digital age. For Better is a hilarious new farce that pokes fun at our over-dependence on the gadgets in our lives. Doors open at 7, play begins at 7:30 PM. For reservations, call 541-994-5663.

Wheelchair Accessible

Jan 05 - 06

Heather Keizur live at the Attic Lounge at the Salishan Resort from 8 – 11 PM.  Sultry, expressive, soothing and romantic classic ballads, jazz standards and authentic French chansons. FMI call 541-764-2371.

Jan 06

Resident Show & Tell at the Sitka Center for Art and Ecology, 56605 Sitka Drive, Otis. Outgoing fall residents will share the work they have been creating since their arrival. Presentations begin at 1 PM in the Boyden Studio. Free.  FMI call 541-994-5485.

Jan 06

Hands-On Seafood Class at the Lincoln City Culinary Center from 11 AM – 2 PM.  Kick off the new year with a healthy and tasty start!  FMI call 541-557-1125 or visit our website.

Jan 12

Connect US 20 Exhibit opening reception at the Chessman Gallery in the Lincoln City Cultural Center from 5 – 7 PM. A celebration of art and community linking local writers and artists along the path of America’s longest highway, US 20. FMI call 541-994-9994.

Wheelchair Accessible

Jan 12 - 13

Kat Cogswell live at the Attic Lounge at the Salishan Resort from 8 – 11 PM.  Jazz, blues, pop, R&B and soul. FMI call 541-764-2371.

Jan 13 - 14

26th Annual Artistry in Wood Show & Sale at the Chinook Winds Convention Center from 10 AM – 5 PM. The 2018 theme is Fired Up! Experience the wonderful world of woodcarving with FREE admission and FREE seminars for kids and adults. FMI visit their website.

Wheelchair Accessible

Jan 13

Spanish Demo Class at the Culinary Center in Lincoln City from 11 AM – 2 PM.  Spend this Saturday with us and take a tour of some of Spain’s most famous dishes. $60 per person. FMI call 541-557-1125 or visit our webpage.

Jan 15

Oil Painting for Beginners at the Artists’ Studio Association classroom from 11 AM – 3 PM. This single-session introductory class will work on simple still life subjects. No experience required. $20 for non-members. To register, call 541-264-9222 or visit their website.

Wheelchair Accessible

Jan 19 - 20

Creedence Clearwater Revisited live at the Chinook Winds Casino Resort at 8 PM. Come witness timeless, historical music, performed to perfection. Tickets: $35-50. FMI call 888-624-6228 or visit their website.

Wheelchair Accessible

Jan 19 - 20

Key of Dreams at the Attic Lounge, Salishan Resort from 8 – 11 PM. Acoustic guitar jazz fusion. FMI call 541-764-2371.

Jan 21 - 23

Impressionist Landscapes Class at the Artists’ Studio Association classroom from 10 AM – 2 PM. This three-day class will cover a variety of techniques. Paint in your favorite medium or try something new. $115 for non-members, plus $20 material fee. To register, call 503-860-7089 or visit their website.

Jan 24

Resident Show & Tell at the Sitka Center for Art and Ecology, 56605 Sitka Drive, Otis. Newly arriving spring residents share what brought them to the Sitka Center. Presentations begin at 6 PM in the Boyden Studio. Free.  FMI call 541-994-5485.

Jan 24

An Evening with Freddy & Francine live at the Lincoln City Cultural Center at 7 PM. With voices reminiscent of Aretha Franklin and Van Morrison, their songs blend soul, R & B, folk and Americana. FMI call 541-994-9994 or visit their website.

Wheelchair Accessible

Jan 26

Beachcombing Clinic at 9 AM at the SW 33rd Street Beach Access in Lincoln City. Unearth treasures from the sand and sea. Learn how to hunt for agates, gemstones, fossils, jasper and petrified wood from a local expert. The clinics are free. FMI call 541-996-1274 or visit our webpage.

Jan 26 - 27

Steve Hale at the Attic Lounge, Salishan Resort from 8 – 11 PM. A singer/songwriter who delivers his brand of blue-eyed-soul-Americana-pop. FMI call 541-764-2371.

Jan 27 - 28

Fitter & Faster Swim Tour at the Lincoln City Community Center.  USA National Team Member Sarah Gibson will teach these fun, inspirational and educational clinics on fast swimming techniques for swimmers of all ages and abilities.  To register, visit their website.

Jan 28

Silk Scarf Dyeing Workshop at the Artists’ Studio Association classroom from 1 – 4 PM. Learn to dye your own silk scarf using bleeding tissue paper to quickly create a beautiful design. $40 for non-members. To register, call 541-921-5543 or visit their website.

Wheelchair Accessible

February 2018

Oct 14, 2017 - May 28, 2018

Finders Keepers on the beach in Lincoln City. Every day from mid-October through Memorial Day 2018, weather and ocean conditions permitting, our Float Fairies will place colorful hand-blown glass floats on the 7½ miles of beach for lucky treasure hunters. Floats are placed only during daylight hours and above the high tide line. If you find a float, you can register it on your phone, online or by bringing it to the Visitor Center (540 NE Hwy 101) to receive a certificate of authenticity and a bio on the artist who made it. FMI call 541-996-1274 or visit our website.

Feb 02 - 03

Barbara Lusch live at the Attic Lounge, Salishan Resort from 8 – 11 PM. A trendy representation of jazz & pop. FMI call 541-764-2371.

Feb 03

World Music: Cecilia Zabala live at the Lincoln City Cultural Center at 7 PM. Cecilia Zabala, a guitarist, singer, composer and songwriter from Buenos Aires, draws on a rich mixture of influences, from Argentinian folklore, jazz, tango, and Brazilian music. FMI call 541-994-9994 or visit their website.

Wheelchair Accessible

Feb 04

Mushroom Portraits in Watercolor at the Artists’ Studio Association classroom from 1 – 4 PM. The translucent nature of the surface of a mushroom makes it the perfect candidate for illustrating in watercolor. This 2-day workshop is $95 for non-members. To register, call 541-283-5949 or visit their website.

Feb 05

Painting from Photographs at the Artists’ Studio Association classroom from 11 AM – 3 PM. This single-session class will cover how to choose a photo, how to develop a painting from one or more photos and how to take photos that make good paintings. $70 for non-members. To register, call 541-557-2370 or visit their website.

Feb 09 - 19

Antique Week featuring citywide antique specials and deals and an Antique Float Drop on the 7 miles of beaches in Lincoln City! FMI call 541-996-1274.

Feb 09 - 19

Special Glass Float Drop for Antique Week! 300 antique Japanese glass floats will be hidden along the 7-1/2 miles of public beach in Lincoln City, from the Roads End area to Siletz Bay.  14 heart-shaped glass paperweights will also be placed on the beach the weekend before Valentine’s Day, February 10th and 11th.  FMI call 541-996-1274 or visit our website.

Feb 09 - 10

Whiskey Darlings live at the Attic Lounge, Salishan Resort from 8 – 11 PM. A down-home duo featuring sweet harmonies, acoustic guitars, and mandolin. FMI call 541-764-2371.

Feb 10 - 11

Special Valentine’s Day Glass Drop. The weekend before Valentine’s Day, 14 heart-shaped paperweights will be hidden along the 7-1/2 miles of public beach in Lincoln City, from the Roads End area to Siletz Bay.  FMI call 541-996-1274 or visit our website.

Feb 10

Sweetheart Dance with the Lincoln Pops Orchestra at the Lincoln City Cultural Center from 7 – 10 PM. Come and listen to favorites from the Benny Goodman, Count Basie, Glenn Miller era or cut a rug on the dance floor. Purchase tickets at www.lincolncity-culturalcenter.org or by calling 541-994-9994.

Wheelchair Accessible

Feb 11 - 18

Antique Boutique at the Lincoln City Cultural Center from 10 AM – 4 PM, every day of Antique Week except Tuesdays. Stop by the Center to peruse a room full of vintage and collectibles, with a portion of all sales going to support the Cultural Center. FMI call 541-921-5150.

Feb 11

Mushroom Portraits in Watercolor at the Artists’ Studio Association classroom from 1 – 4 PM. The translucent nature of the surface of a mushroom makes it the perfect candidate for illustrating in watercolor. This 2-day workshop is $95 for non-members. To register, call 541-283-5949 or visit their website.

Feb 14

Beachcombing Clinic at 1 PM at the SW 33rd Street Beach Access in Lincoln City. Unearth treasures from the sand and sea. Learn how to hunt for agates, gemstones, fossils, jasper and petrified wood from a local expert. The clinics are free. FMI call 541-996-1274 or visit our webpage.

Feb 16

Winterfest 2018: Siletz Bay Music Festival presents an evening with pianist Mei-Ting Sun at 7 PM. This very special evening will feature both Classical and Jazz with the unique stylings of Dr. Sun. FMI call 541-992-1131 or visit SiletzBayMusic.org.

Feb 16 - 17

Karen Anne Mathews at the Attic Lounge, Salishan Resort from 8 – 11 PM. Mathews mesmerizes audiences with her clear voice, floating piano style and contagious passion for her art. FMI call 541-764-2371.

Feb 17

Winterfest 2018: Siletz Bay Music Festival presents an evening with Kate and the Crocodiles at Salishan Spa & Golf Resort at 4 PM. This is the SBMF’s annual fund-raiser with a silent auction, live auction, heavy hors d’oeuvres and live entertainment. FMI call 541-992-1131 or visit www.siletzbaymusic.org.

Wheelchair Accessible

Feb 18 - 20

Introduction to Abstract Painting at the Artists’ Studio Association classroom from 10 AM – 2 PM. This three-day class will explore the basic concepts of abstract painting, composition, color, texture, contrast and much more. $115 for non-members, plus $20 material fee. To register, call 503-860-7089 or visit their website.

Feb 23 - 24

Roots & Boots Tour coming to the Chinook Winds Casino Resort at 8 PM. Don’t miss your chance to see Aaron Tippin, Sammy Kershaw, and Collin Raye sharing the stage. They will be performing many of their timeless hit songs. Tickets: $40-55. FMI visit their website or call 888-624-6228.

Wheelchair Accessible

Feb 23

DAIMH live at the Lincoln City Cultural Center from 7 – 9 PM. DAIMH calls itself a “Gaelic Supergroup” and they’re known as the unchallenged champions of straight-in-the-eye Highland music, with a reputation as giants of the bagpipes and fiddle. FMI call 541-994-9994 or visit their website.

Wheelchair Accessible

Feb 23 - 24

Skybound Blue at the Attic Lounge, Salishan Resort from 8 – 11 PM. Harmony-driven, foot-stomping, dig deep and tell the story in your bones kind of music. FMI call 541-764-2371.

Feb 24

Beachcombing Clinic at 8 AM at the SW 33rd Street Beach Access in Lincoln City. Unearth treasures from the sand and sea. Learn how to hunt for agates, gemstones, fossils, jasper and petrified wood from a local expert. The clinics are free. FMI call 541-996-1274 or visit our webpage.

Feb 25

Beachcombing Clinic at 9 AM at the SW 33rd Street Beach Access in Lincoln City. Unearth treasures from the sand and sea. Learn how to hunt for agates, gemstones, fossils, jasper and petrified wood from a local expert. The clinics are free. FMI call 541-996-1274 or visit our webpage.

March 2018

Oct 14, 2017 - May 28, 2018

Finders Keepers on the beach in Lincoln City. Every day from mid-October through Memorial Day 2018, weather and ocean conditions permitting, our Float Fairies will place colorful hand-blown glass floats on the 7½ miles of beach for lucky treasure hunters. Floats are placed only during daylight hours and above the high tide line. If you find a float, you can register it on your phone, online or by bringing it to the Visitor Center (540 NE Hwy 101) to receive a certificate of authenticity and a bio on the artist who made it. FMI call 541-996-1274 or visit our website.

Mar 03

Beachcombing Clinic at 3 PM at the SW 33rd Street Beach Access in Lincoln City. Unearth treasures from the sand and sea. Learn how to hunt for agates, gemstones, fossils, jasper and petrified wood from a local expert. The clinics are free. FMI call 541-996-1274 or visit our webpage.

Mar 04

10th Annual Lincoln City Half Marathon & 10K starting at Taft High School at 9 AM. The course is out and back on the beautiful Schooner Creek Road. To register, call the Lincoln City Community Center at 541-994-2131.

Mar 05

Painting Water Scenes at the Artists’ Studio Association classroom from 11 AM – 3 PM. Spend a day painting water scenes: ocean waves, beaches, lakes and water. Use oil paints or acrylics. Beginners welcome. We’ll explore techniques and creativity in a low-pressure, friendly setting. $70 for non-members. To register, call 541-557-2370 or visit their website.

Mar 08 - 31

Meanwhile, Back on the Couch playing at Theatre West! A psychiatrist determines to keep his patient crazy after his nurse accidentally gives out the patient’s manuscript. Fast-paced, hilarious, and zany. Doors open at 7, play begins at 7:30 PM. For reservations, call 541-994-5663.

Wheelchair Accessible

Mar 10

Beachcombing Clinic at 9 AM at the SW 33rd Street Beach Access in Lincoln City. Unearth treasures from the sand and sea. Learn how to hunt for agates, gemstones, fossils, jasper and petrified wood from a local expert. The clinics are free. FMI call 541-996-1274 or visit our webpage.

Mar 10

Tyler Henry live at the Chinook Winds Casino Resort at 8 PM. Tyler Henry is the star of E! Entertainment’s hit television show, Hollywood Medium, and for the first time audiences will be treated to his new live show, “5 Life Lessons I’ve Learned From The Departed.” Tickets: $50-$65. FMI call 888-624-6228 or visit their website.

Wheelchair Accessible

Mar 16

Beachcombing Clinic at 2 PM at the SW 33rd Street Beach Access in Lincoln City. Unearth treasures from the sand and sea. Learn how to hunt for agates, gemstones, fossils, jasper and petrified wood from a local expert. The clinics are free. FMI call 541-996-1274 or visit our webpage.

Mar 24

SOLVE Spring Beach Cleanup. We need your help to keep Oregon beaches clean! Local cleanup sites include: D River Wayside, SW 51st Street, Chinook Winds Resort, Road’s End State Park, and Gleneden Beach. 10 AM – 1 PM. FMI call 503-844-9571 x332 or visit solveoregon.org.

Mar 24 - Apr 08

Special Glass Drop for Spring Break! 300 glass art pieces will be hidden along the 7-1/2 miles of public beach in Lincoln City, from the Roads End area to Siletz Bay.  FMI call 541-996-1274 or visit our webpage.

Mar 24 - 31

Spring Whale Watch Week on the Oregon Coast. Watch as majestic gray whales and their babies migrate north to their cold water summer feeding grounds. FMI call 541-765-3304 or visit oregonstateparks.org.

Mar 26 - Apr 03

Festival of Illusions at Lincoln City Cultural Center. Join the magic and mayhem in Lincoln City this Spring Break with magic-minded day camps for the kids and evening magic performances for the whole family. FMI call 541-994-9994. Website

Wheelchair Accessible

Mar 31

Beachcombing Clinic at 2 PM at the SW 33rd Street Beach Access in Lincoln City. Unearth treasures from the sand and sea. Learn how to hunt for agates, gemstones, fossils, jasper and petrified wood from a local expert. The clinics are free. FMI call 541-996-1274 or visit our webpage.

April 2018

Oct 14, 2017 - May 28, 2018

Finders Keepers on the beach in Lincoln City. Every day from mid-October through Memorial Day 2018, weather and ocean conditions permitting, our Float Fairies will place colorful hand-blown glass floats on the 7½ miles of beach for lucky treasure hunters. Floats are placed only during daylight hours and above the high tide line. If you find a float, you can register it on your phone, online or by bringing it to the Visitor Center (540 NE Hwy 101) to receive a certificate of authenticity and a bio on the artist who made it. FMI call 541-996-1274 or visit our website.

Mar 24 - Apr 08

Special Glass Drop for Spring Break! 300 glass art pieces will be hidden along the 7-1/2 miles of public beach in Lincoln City, from the Roads End area to Siletz Bay.  FMI call 541-996-1274 or visit our webpage.

Mar 26 - Apr 03

Festival of Illusions at Lincoln City Cultural Center. Join the magic and mayhem in Lincoln City this Spring Break with magic-minded day camps for the kids and evening magic performances for the whole family. FMI call 541-994-9994. Website

Wheelchair Accessible

Apr 14

Beachcombing Clinic at 1 PM at the SW 33rd Street Beach Access in Lincoln City. Unearth treasures from the sand and sea. Learn how to hunt for agates, gemstones, fossils, jasper and petrified wood from a local expert. The clinics are free. FMI call 541-996-1274 or visit our webpage.

Apr 20 - 22

Great Oregon Coast Garage Sale. Nearly 100 garage sales throughout the Lincoln City area. FMI call 541-994-3070, visit the Garage Sale Event Page, or the Lincoln City Chamber of Commerce website.

Apr 21 - 22

Crab Feed, Wooden Boat Show and Ducky Derby at the Depoe Bay Harbor, 220 SE Bay St. Admire handcrafted wooden vessels, vintage and modern. Free model boat building demo. Free admission. Also available, dinner of locally caught Dungeness crab cooked before your eyes and a beer garden. FMI call 541-270-3944.

Apr 21 - 22

Special Glass Drop in Celebration of Earth Day! 15 Glass Earth floats will be hidden along the 7-1/2 miles of public beach in Lincoln City, from the Roads End area to Siletz Bay.  FMI call 541-996-1274 or click here.

Apr 27

Beachcombing Clinic at 1 PM at the SW 33rd Street Beach Access in Lincoln City. Unearth treasures from the sand and sea. Learn how to hunt for agates, gemstones, fossils, jasper and petrified wood from a local expert. The clinics are free. FMI call 541-996-1274 or visit our webpage.

Apr 28

Resident Show & Tell at the Sitka Center for Art and Ecology, 56605 Sitka Drive, Otis. Outgoing spring residents will share the work they have been creating since their arrival. Presentations begin at 1 PM in the Boyden Studio. Free.  FMI call 541-994-5485.

May 2018

Oct 14, 2017 - May 28, 2018

Finders Keepers on the beach in Lincoln City. Every day from mid-October through Memorial Day 2018, weather and ocean conditions permitting, our Float Fairies will place colorful hand-blown glass floats on the 7½ miles of beach for lucky treasure hunters. Floats are placed only during daylight hours and above the high tide line. If you find a float, you can register it on your phone, online or by bringing it to the Visitor Center (540 NE Hwy 101) to receive a certificate of authenticity and a bio on the artist who made it. FMI call 541-996-1274 or visit our website.

May 03 - 26

Borderline Crazies playing at Theatre West! A rustic cabin at Lake Tahoe has been double-booked. Before they can determine who stays and who goes, a snowstorm closes the roads and an axe murderer is on the loose. Doors open at 7, play begins at 7:30 PM. For reservations, call 541-994-5663.

Wheelchair Accessible

May 12 - 13

Special Glass Drop in Celebration of Mother’s Day! An extra 100 glass art pieces will be hidden along the 7-1/2 miles of public beach in Lincoln City, from the Roads End area to Siletz Bay.  FMI call 541-996-1274 or click here.

May 18 - 20

Art on the Edge: 2nd Annual Central Oregon Coast Art Studio Tour hosted by the Chessman Gallery at the Lincoln City Cultural Center. Join us to tour the studio spaces of well known, coastal visual artists where they will show off their exclusive locations, demonstrate their creative processes and sell their work. Each studio will be open from 10 AM – 5 PM. FMI visit ArtStudioTourLCCC.com.

May 26 - 28

Special Glass Drop: Closing Weekend of Finders Keepers! 100 extra glass floats and a jumbo float with a weekend getaway package will be hidden along the 7-1/2 miles of public beach in Lincoln City, from the Roads End area to Siletz Bay.  FMI visit the Finders Keepers webpage or call 800-452-2151.

May 26 - 28

Finders Keepers Closing Weekend. Get out on our beach for one last chance this season to find and take home your very own glass float treasure.  FMI call 541-996-1274.

May 28

73rd Fleet of Flowers Memorial Day Ceremony in Depoe Bay at 11 AM.  Pay tribute to those lost at sea while watching the flower bedecked fishing fleet sail to sea. Reception immediately following. FMI visit their website.

June 2018

Jun 23 - 24

Summer Kite Festival on the beach at the D River Wayside. 10am to 4pm. Professional kite flyers will demonstrate their routines on both days at this family-friendly event. FMI visit our event page

Jun 24 - Jul 04

Siletz Bay Music Festival features internationally known talents and two weeks of a wonderful musical assortment, including chamber, vocals, big band as well as full orchestra. FMI call 541-992-1131 or visit www.siletzbaymusic.org.

Jun 30 - Jul 01

Pixiefest at Chinook Winds Casino Resort. Bring the whole family for two days of festival fun. Rides, games, food and entertainment. Saturday from 11 AM – 7 PM and Sunday 12 Noon – 5 PM. For tickets, visit pixiefest.com.

July 2018

Jun 24 - Jul 04

Siletz Bay Music Festival features internationally known talents and two weeks of a wonderful musical assortment, including chamber, vocals, big band as well as full orchestra. FMI call 541-992-1131 or visit www.siletzbaymusic.org.

Jun 30 - Jul 01

Pixiefest at Chinook Winds Casino Resort. Bring the whole family for two days of festival fun. Rides, games, food and entertainment. Saturday from 11 AM – 7 PM and Sunday 12 Noon – 5 PM. For tickets, visit pixiefest.com.

Jul 04

4th of July in Lincoln City! Set your sights on Lincoln City for the 4th of July this year! Enjoy a community celebration in Gleneden Beach and a spectacular fireworks display over Siletz Bay at dusk. FMI call 800-452-2151. Website

Jul 12 - Sep 01

Sylvia playing at Theatre West! A marriage is put in serious jeopardy when Greg brings home a dog he found in the park with “Sylvia” on her dog tag. Greg sees Sylvia as an escape and his wife sees her as a rival for affection. Doors open at 7, play begins at 7:30 PM. For reservations, call 541-994-5663.

Wheelchair Accessible

August 2018

Jul 12 - Sep 01

Sylvia playing at Theatre West! A marriage is put in serious jeopardy when Greg brings home a dog he found in the park with “Sylvia” on her dog tag. Greg sees Sylvia as an escape and his wife sees her as a rival for affection. Doors open at 7, play begins at 7:30 PM. For reservations, call 541-994-5663.

Wheelchair Accessible

Aug 04

Pirate Treasure Hunt in Depoe Bay.  This all-day charity event includes a treasure hunt, a story/mystery to decipher, a live and silent auction and ends with some pirate partying. FMI visit their website.

Aug 11

Lincoln City Sandcastle Contest at Siletz Bay in the Historic Taft District of Lincoln City. On Saturday, compete or just take it all in at this amateur competition. Register the day of the event, before building begins. Free entry with a donation of non-perishable food for the Lincoln City Food Pantry. FMI call 541-921-9329. Website

September 2018

Jul 12 - Sep 01

Sylvia playing at Theatre West! A marriage is put in serious jeopardy when Greg brings home a dog he found in the park with “Sylvia” on her dog tag. Greg sees Sylvia as an escape and his wife sees her as a rival for affection. Doors open at 7, play begins at 7:30 PM. For reservations, call 541-994-5663.

Wheelchair Accessible

Sep 08

Chowder & Brewfest at Lincoln City Outlets. Celebrate the perfect pairing of chowder and craft beer, along with live music and fun games. FMI visit the website or call 541-994-3070.

Sep 15

62nd Annual Native American Style Salmon Bake at the Depoe Bay City Park. Come enjoy the delicious salmon from 10 AM – 5 PM. Includes entertainment and a full salmon dinner. FMI call 541-765-2889 or visit their website.

October 2018

Oct 06 - 07

Fall Kite Festival at the D River State Recreation Site. Held on the beach, in the center of Lincoln City from 10 AM – 4 PM on Saturday and Sunday. FMI, 800-452-2151. Website

Oct 10

Resident Show & Tell at the Sitka Center for Art and Ecology, 56605 Sitka Drive, Otis. Newly arriving fall residents will share their work and their reasons for coming to Sitka. Presentations begin at 6 PM in the Boyden Studio. Free.  FMI call 541-994-5485.

Oct 13 - 14

Finders Keepers – glass floats on the beach, returns to Lincoln City! From now through Memorial Day 2019 you can find colorful glass floats, which are placed on our beach daily. Floats are placed only during daylight hours and above the high tide line. You find it, you keep it! FMI call 800-452-2151 or visit our website.