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A famous little family eatery where the seafood practically gets shuffled from the sea straight into your mouth. Soups and salads include many seafood specialties, including cioppino, chowders, crab Louie and cheese breads. Fish 'n' chips come w/ various fish. Seafood sandwiches with shrimp, tuna or crab, as well as burgers. Dinners like pan fried oysters, fillets of salmon or halibut, sautéed scallops.

Feed the seals! One of the oldest aquariums in the U.S. is here in Seaside, Oregon, right on the Promenade

Lincoln City’s only resort hotel built right on the beach with all oceanfront rooms - nestled against a rugged cliffside overlooking a soft, sandy beach. Dine in penthouse restaurant and bar, for casual meal or candlelight dinner. An array of seafood specialties, juicy steaks and other Northwest favorites, including decadent Sunday buffet. Rooms range from bedrooms to studios to 1-bedroom suites with microwaves and refrigerators to full kitchens. Also, wi-fi, spa, saunas, exercise room and year-round heated swimming pool. Kids will love the game room and easy beach access. Full-service conference/meeting rooms for that inspirational retreat; extensive wedding possibilities.

There will not be another property built like this in Cannon Beach in our lifetimes. Rare, premiere ocean front location; handsome, dramatic architecture and tasteful, fun (nostalgic) beach interiors. Overlooks Haystack Rock. 100 percent smoke free. Imaginative special occasion packages. Massive wood burning lobby fireplace. Library w/ fireplace, stocked with impressive book collection. Pet and family friendly. Lavish continental buffet breakfast. In-room fireplaces, mini-kitchens. Jacuzzi tubs in select rooms. DVD players, complimentary movies. Morning paper. Warm cookies.

Inn at Wecoma Lincoln City.  Sleek, modern design w some partial ocean views, balconies and fireplaces. Spacious guestrooms w/ microwave, refrigerator, coffeemaker, free continental breakfast.  Indoor pool and a hot tub. W-fi, fitness room, business center, and located within walking distance to finest restaurants. 867-sq-foot conference room for business meetings or large social events. Some pet friendly.

the finest in luxury condominium lodging. Every unit is focused on the beauty of the sea and the beach.

A castle on the coast. Fine antiques, gourmet breakfast, luxury w/ ocean views, pet friendly. Social hour in the eve. Have to see to believe. East Ocean Rd., just north of the Arch Cape Tunnel. Arch Cape, Oregon (s. of Cannon Beach and Seaside). www.archcapehouse.com. 800-436-2848

20 gorgeous homes sleep up to 18; doubled that with some side-by-side homes. Some pet friendly. Cottages to massive homes; new oceanfront to renovated historic beach houses. All over central coast w/ Lincoln City, Otter Rock, Boiler Bay and Nye Beach. Long list of features, including barbecues, large decks, antique furnishings, wood stoves, gas fireplaces, hardwood floors, Jacuzzis and hot tubs. Most have movies, music, books. Gift basket w/ goodies in each

smaller homes with a view to a large house that sleeps 15. All are either oceanfront or just a few steps away – all with a low bank access and fantastic views. Most are in the Nelscott area; one is close to the casino. You’ll find a variety of goodies: fireplaces, multiple bedrooms, dishwashers, Jacuzzis, washer/dryers, hot tubs, cable TV, VCR, barbecues; there’s a loft in one, and another sprawling home has two apartments. Pets allowed in some homes – ask first. Each comes with complete kitchens. Most have seventh night free.

Suites, duplex units, houses for 2-8 people. Close to everything. All units w/ kitchens; many have fireplaces, decks, jetted tubs. Robes, slippers, luxury bath amenities and more. Award-winning flowers. Featured on Travel Channel.

North Oregon Coast July Events: Pacific City, Tillamook, Rockaway, Manzanita

Published 06/10/2011

Cape Kiwanda, Pacific City

(Manzanita, Oregon) – Tillamook County enters the summer in full swing, with July featuring a huge number of recreational and entertainment items to put on your calendar in the north Oregon coast towns of Tillamook, Pacific City, Rockaway Beach, Garibaldi, Bay City, Nehalem, Wheeler and Manzanita.

Pacific City, Tillamook, Rockaway Beach, Garibaldi

Weekends: Steam Train Rides. The train runs between Garibaldi and Rockaway Beach every Saturday and Sunday starting on Memorial Day. In July and August it also runs on Fridays. Trains leave from the Garibaldi Depot at 402 S. American Way and the Rockaway Beach Depot at Hwy 1 and First Street. Garibaldi, Oregon and Rockaway Beach, Oregon. www.ocsr.net/index.html.

Every Saturday. Tillamook Farmers Market. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Second St. and Laurel Ave. Tillamook, Oregon. 503-842-2146.

July 1-2. TAPA Presents “The Star-Spangled Girl.” Tillamook Association for the Performing Arts Community Playhouse. 12th & Ivy streets. Tickets available at Diamond Art Jewelers, 503-842-7940. Tillamook, Oregon. 503-812-7036. www.tillamooktheater.com.

Rockaway Beach

July 2. Clover’s Day Festival and Pacific City-Nestucca Valley Chamber of Commerce Fireworks Display. A parade through downtown Cloverdale, led by the most famous cow in town, starts off the event. Fireworks at dusk at the beach at Pacific Ave. and Bob Straub Wayside, viewable from both the Pelican Pub’s western-facing patio, and the Cottages at Cape Kiwanda. Pacific City, Oregon.

July 5-August 4. Kathy McNeil Art Quilts. Latimer Quilt & Textile Center. 2105 Wilson River Loop Road. Tillamook, Oregon. 503-842-8622. www.latimerquiltandtextile.com.

July 5-August 26. Rockaway Beach Summer Youth Program. Rockaway Beach City Park. Rockaway Beach, Oregon. 503-355-2291.

July 8, 15, 22, 29. Friday Night Beach Fires. Every Friday, off of the Wayside at Rockaway Beach. Rockaway Beach, Oregon. 503-355-2291.

July 8-9. American Cancer Society Relay for Life. All-night relay run. 6 p.m. Friday-2 p.m. Saturday. Neah-Kah-Nie High School. Rockaway Beach, Oregon. 503-801-2971.

July 9. Craft and Flea Market. Senior Center. 316 Stillwell Ave. Tillamook, Oregon.
503-842-8988 or 503-815-2644.

July 9-11. 26th Annual Gary Anderson Open Golf Tournament. Raises money for hearing impaired children. Alderbrook Golf Course, 7300 Alderbrook Road, and the Bay Breeze Putting Course, 2325 Latimer Road. Tillamook, Oregon. 503-322-3331.

July 9. Seafood and Wine Festival. Join us for a concert in the park with the sounds of the North Coast Big Band, plus wine, seafood and cheese. Starts at noon. Rockaway Beach Park. Rockaway Beach, Oregon. 504-457-6261.


July 15-17. 52nd Annual Dory Days Festival. Pacific City and Cape Kiwanda. Parade, dory boats, vintage cars, and an artisan fair. Pacific City, Oregon. 503-965-7779.

July 16, 23, 30. Reenactment of 18th Century Sailors and Rope Making. Noon-4 p.m. Garibaldi Museum. 112 Hwy 101. Garibaldi, Oregon. 503-322-8411.

July 16 & 30. Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad Dinner Train. Come along for a three hour excursion with views of Tillamook Bay, the Ocean, and Nehalem Bay while dining on a four course meal. This trip is powered by a vintage F-7 diesel locomotive. 6:15 p.m. Garibaldi, Oregon. 503-842-7972. www.ocsr.net.

July 16. Rockaway Beach Fire Festival and Concert. Sponsored by the City of Rockaway Fire Department. Rockaway Beach Wayside. Rockaway Beach, Oregon. 503-355-2978.

July 16-17. Nehalem Celebration of Crafts. Saturday 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Downtown Nehalem, Oregon. 503-368-5822.

July 18-23. TAPA Presents “Starlite Academy” Children’s Workshop. Ages 6-12. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Tillamook Association for the Performing Arts Community Playhouse. 12th & Ivy streets. Tillamook, Oregon. 503-812-7036. www.tillamooktheater.com.

July 23. Rockaway Beach Street Dance. Sponsored by the City of Rockaway Recreation Department. Rockaway Beach Wayside. Rockaway Beach, Oregon. 503-355-2291.

July 23. Will Dixon, Carver and Storyteller. 6 p.m. Garibaldi Museum. 112 Hwy 101. Garibaldi, Oregon. 503-322-8411.

July 23. Tillamook County Master Gardener’s “Spade & Wade Garden Tour.” Six gardens, plant sale 9 a.m.-3 p.m., tours noon to 5 p.m. Pioneer Museum. 2106 Second Street. Tillamook, Oregon. 503-355-2792. www.tcpm.org.

July 24. Open House at the Latimer Quilt and Textile Center. Noon-4 p.m. Latimer Quilt and Textile Center. 2105 Wilson River Loop Road. Tillamook, Oregon. 503-842-8622.

July 29. Tillamook Moonlight Madness. 7 p.m.-9 p.m. Downtown Tillamook, Oregon.

July 30. Northwest Classics Fly-In/Cruise-In. Classic cars, classic motorcycles, and classic airplanes. Plus live music, beer and wine garden, drawings for prizes. Admission $5, registration $5. 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Tillamook Naval Air Museum. 6030 Hangar Road. Tillamook, Oregon. 503-842-1130.

July 30-31. Garibaldi Days. Events, vendors and beer gardens all day, with a parade Saturday at 11 a.m. Garibaldi, Oregon. 503-322-8408.

July 30. Garibaldi Days at the Museum. Silent auction noon-6 p.m. Wine and cheese tasting 4 p.m.-6:30 p.m. for $3 or $1.50 for Friends of the Museum. Garibaldi Museum. 112 Hwy 101. Garibaldi, Oregon. 503-322-8411.


Wheeler, Nehalem, Manzanita

Every Tuesday. Clay Art Open Studio. Artists of all ages who are interested in working with clay are encouraged to visit the Hoffman Center’s annex building. The goal of the program is to encourage artists to explore the medium of clay, and to encourage use of the Hoffman Center’s kiln. The fee is $2 per hour or $10 per day per person. To learn more contact Ryan at 503-368-5584 or kryan@nehalemtel.net. 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. Hoffman Center Annex. 594 Laneda Ave. Manzanita, Oregon. 971-235-9450. www.hoffmancentermanzanita.org.

July 4. Independence Day Celebration. BBQ and music. Noon to 5 p.m. Nehalem Bay Winery. 34965 Hwy 53. Nehalem, Oregon. 888-368-9463. www.nehalembaywinery.com.

July 4. Manzanita Independence Day Celebration. Manzanita Pancake Breakfast from
8 a.m. - 11 a.m. Independence Day Parade at 1 p.m. Fireworks on the beach
at 10 p.m. Manzanita, Oregon.

July 7. Live Music: Travis Champ. Live band from Austin, Texas. 5-7 p.m. Hoffman Center. 594 Laneda Ave. Manzanita, Oregon. 971-235-9450. www.hoffmancentermanzanita.org.

July 16. 21st Annual Manzanita Beach Walk/Run. Register online at www.ncrdnehalem.org. 9 a.m. Manzanita, Oregon. 503-368-4595.

July 16-17. Wheeler Crab Festival. Waterfront Park. Wheeler, Oregon. 877-368-5100.


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Perfect for large family vacations all the way down to a getaway lodging for two - with over 25 vacation rental homes to choose from. A breathtaking collection of craftsman or traditional beachfront homes, or oceanview houses – from one to seven bedrooms. In various areas of Lincoln City and overlooking the beach, with some in Depoe Bay. All kinds of amenities are available, like hot tubs, decks, BBQ, rock fireplaces, beamed ceilings and more. Some are new, some are historic charmers.

Dozens of homes in that dreamy, rugged stretch between Cannon Beach and Manzanita known as Arch Cape. Oceanfront and ocean view , or just a short walk from the sea.

Beautifully wooded natural setting at quiet south end of Cannon Beach. Great during winter storms with a new book by the fireplace – or when the sun is out for family fun and beach strolling. Handsome beach cottage-style architecture. Lush flowering gardens and naturalized courtyard pond. Warm, inviting guest rooms. Continental buffet breakfast. Warm Cookies. Family and Pet Friendly. Welcome gifts. Smoke-free. Complimentary Wireless Connectivity. Wine and book signing events.

Breathtaking high panoramic beach views from oceanfront rooms, spacious family suites & fully equipped cottages.  Known for gracious hospitality, the sparkling clean Sea Horse features a heated indoor pool, dramatic oceanfront spa, great whale watching, free deluxe continental breakfast, conference room, free casino shuttle & HBO.  Fireplaces, private decks and spas are available in select rooms.  Close to shops, golf, fishing & restaurants.  Pets are welcome in select rooms.  Senior discounts.  Kids 18 and under stay free in their parent's room.  Very attractive rates.
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All rooms are immaculate and have TV’s, VCR’s and in-room phones w/ data ports. Oceanfronts have queen bed, a double hide-a-bed, kitchen, cozy firelog fireplace and private deck. Both types sleep up to four people. Others are appointed for a two-person romantic getaway, yet still perfect for those on a budget. Elaborate oceanfront Jacuzzi suite has two bedrooms, kitchen, double hide-a-bed, fireplace and private deck, sleeping as many as six. For family reunions or large gatherings such as weddings, some rooms can connect to create two-room and three-room suites. Some rooms pet friendly

Sumptuous indoor pool heated year round. Lovely ocean views come with many rooms. All units big, extremely comfortable, w/ special touches. Each room contains a microwave, refrigerator, in-room coffee makers, cable TV, and larger kitchen units are available as well. Free parking, choice of smoking or non-smoking rooms. Within walking distance to all of Yachats’ various amenities; short walk to the beaches
Literally over 100 homes available as vacation rentals – all distinctive and carefully selected to be special. Find them in Yachats, Waldport, Newport, Nye Beach, Otter Rock, Depoe Bay, Gleneden Beach, Lincoln Beach, Lincoln City, Neskowin, Pacific City, Tierra Del Mar and Rockaway Beach. Some pet friendly.


N. Oregon Coast Holidays: Cannon Beach Museum, Downtown Parties
Cannon Beach events: plenty of interesting yuletide distractions
Central Oregon Coast Holidays Kick Off with Lincoln City Tree Lighting
Family ornament workshop, cookies and hot chocolate, festive choral music, a visit with Santa. Lincoln City events
Wacky Oregon Coast History: Nov. 12 is Happy Exploding Whale Day, New Facts
More tidbits about the incident, the clip and its future. Sciences
Major Meteor Shower Could Hit West Coast, Oregon, Washington
An enormous but short burst of activity of especially bright meteors. Sciences
Lion's Mane Jellyfish: Something Ouchy on Oregon Coast Lately
Seaside Aquarium this week reporting seeing some Lion's Mane Jellyfish on the north coast. South coast, Sciences
Holidays and Book Fair Approach on N. Oregon Coast: Tillamook, Seaside
Mook Book Fair in Tillamook, Gingerbread Tea in Seaside. Tillamook events, Seaside events
Oregon Coast King Tides Project Kickoff Party, Photogs Needed
With the first king tides coming up November 25 - 27. Weather
Animal Planet Star of Crikey! It's the Irwins Films at Oregon Coast Aquarium
Bindi Irwin showed up in Newport for a segment airing Nov. 23. Science, kids




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