May 2-5 57TH ANNUAL LOYALTY DAYS CELEBRATION NEWPORT
Parade, carnival, bike race and much more FMI: http://www.loyaltydays.com/home.cfm?dir_cat=49687
May 4 COAST HILLS CLASSIC MOUNTAIN BIKE RACE NEWPORT
Locally sponsored, Oregon Bicycle Racing Assoc. Proceeds go to youth scholarship funds. Tickets are: $16.50-$41.50. Registration open until May 3rd. Venue is 400 SE. College Way, South Beach. FMI: newportoregon.gov/dept/par/sports
May 10 OREGON DUNES ANNUAL TRIATHLON & DIATHLON Florence
Olympic distances for runners, cyclists and swimmers. 7am
May 16 & 17 4-10 pm 8th ANNUAL BREWER'S MEMORIAL ALE FEST
A celebration of American craft beer and largest dog-friendly brew fest.All proceeds to go local animal charities.
May 16,17 & 18 107th RHODODENDRON FESTIVAL Florence
Rhody Pageant, parades, flower show, car show, arts & craft fair, 5K run, carnival and more
May 23rd OREGON COAST CHAMBER ORCHESTRA SPRING CONCERT Yachats
7PM Performance Yachats Community Presbyterian Church, 360 W. 7th St.
May 24-26 WALDPORT CLAM-A-RAMA
Clam digging and contest. A Park Ranger will be there for novices.
May 24 MEMORIAL DAY PIE & ICE CREAM SOCIAL YACHATS LADIES CLUB
The Yachats Ladies Club will wow you with an incredible variety of delicious pies & ice cream. A variety of beverages will also be sold. Come early for the best selection and before the pie is gone. $3 per slice and .50 per scoop ice cream
May 25 YACHATS LIONS ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT PANCAKE BREAKFAST
Eggs to order, pancakes, ham, sausage & coffee. Free admission with donations appreciated.
Jun 7 NATIONAL TRAILS DAY, YACHATS
The day will provide a number of opportunities for Yachats residents and visitors to learn more about the natural, historical and cultural stories of the area behind what is seen at first glance.
June 11 & 12 8 pm YACHATS MUSIC FESTIVAL
20-25 artists perform live music
Jun 13-15 NEWPORT CELTIC FESTIVAL & HIGHLAND GAMES
Celtic Heritage Alliance celebrates 7 Celtic nations with sports events, dance, music, whiskey tasting, sandcastles, parade,vendors, and more.
Jun 21 Yachats Midsummer Masquerade Fundraiser for "View the Future, Protecting Coastal Forests."
Arts, music, thespians, children's activities and surprises. Hours 5pm -11pm. Tickets $10 & $5.
Jun 22 3rd ANNUAL YARN OVER YACHATS
World Wide Knitting in Public group performs their craft at the Farmer's Market 11am-2pm
Jul 3 ANNUAL JULY 3 FIREWORKS IN WALDPORT
Celebrate Waldport's Centennial and enjoy a fabulous display of fireworks over Alsea Bay beginning at dusk. You'll find plenty of sandy beach to enjoy the view. Park at Patterson State Park or park in Waldport to view the festivities from the Historic Alsea Bay Bridge Interpretive Center or along Keady Wayside. Arrive early and build a sand castle, catch Dungeness crab in Alsea Bay, search for sand dollars along miles of sandy beach, toast marshmallows over a bonfire, ride a green bike and then, by all means enjoy the fireworks!
Jul 4 noon to sunset ANNUAL YACHATS LA-DE-DA PARADE, JULY 4TH FESTIVITIES & FIREWORKS SHOW
Fun, whimsical, low-tech La-De-Da Parade at Noon sponsored by the Yachats Area Chamber of Commerce. After the parade explore the town for an afternoon of great food, games, entertainment and live music. Find a place on the beach by the mouth of the Yachats river to watch the afternoon Duck Race. From the same beach or from almost anywhere downtown enjoy the spectacular fireworks at sundown over the Yachats Bay! Thursday, all day - La-De-Da Yachats!
Jul 4 2:30 pm ANNUAL DUCK FOR KIDS RACE Yachats
1,400+ Rubber Duckies will be launched near the Yachats River Bridge, just south of downtown Yachats to race down the river! Watch from the beach below the bridge at Yachats Ocean Road State Park. You may sponsor a duck for $5 or 3 ducks for $10. The first ducks across the finish line will win fantastic prizes. Beginning mid-June, buy your chance to win at the Yachats Visitors Center, 241 Hwy 101, (541) 547-3530; Chuck's Waldport Video, 520 Commercial St, (541) 563-4898 or at the Yachats Youth and Family Activities Program, (541)547-4599. All proceeds benefit YYFAP Programming.
Jul 4 YACHATS LIONS CLUB ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT PANCAKE BREAKFAST
Eggs to order, pancakes, ham, sausage, and coffee. Admission is free and donations are appreciated.
Jul 11 - 13 35th ANNUAL YACHATS MUSIC FESTIVAL
25-30 major internationally acclaimed artists perform for 3 days. Featuring artists of Four Seasons.
JUL 12-13 LINCOLN COUNTY FAIR & RODEO Newport
Annual county fair includes events, entertainment, food, exhibits,competitions, concerts. FMI: www.townandcountryfair.com
Jul 13 LIONS CLUB ANNUAL FISH FRY
Deep fried fish, baked beans, coleslaw, garlic bread and coffee for $10. A slice of pie for $3. 11 am-