Brookings Calendar of Events
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December 27-31
During the peak of the winter migration of Gray Whales, 24 of the Coast's best whale watching spots will be staffed by volunteer interpreters during Oregon State Parks' Whale Watch Week, December 27-31. Approximately 20,000 Gray Whales can be seen as they migrate south along the Oregon Coast each December and January and during the peak of the migration, December... [read more]
Through December 29 Nature's Coastal Holiday Festival of Lights
A stunning holiday light display every evening from 5-9pm. Admission is $2 and free for children 12 and under. Azalea Park [more info]
December 13-14 2nd Saturday Art Walk
A community of galleries and downtown boutiques showcase local art and artists from 3-6pm. Special events are scheduled at various venues and a monthly printable program is available at wildriverscoastart.com. Various Locations [more info]
December 27-31 Winter Whale Watch Week
Visitors come from all over the world to learn about and spot Gray Whales as they migrate south along the Oregon Coast. Oregon State Parks will staff 24 prime watch sites with trained volunteers to help visitors spot whales during this peak time. Various Locations [more info]
February 14-17 2020 23rd Great Backyard Bird Count
Bird watchers of all ages count birds to create a real-time snapshot of where birds are. Participants are asked to count birds for as little as 15 minutes and report their sightings online. Various Locations [more info]
March 20-29 2020 Spring Whale Watch
Visitors come from all over the world to learn about and spot Gray Whales as they migrate north along the Oregon Coast. Oregon State Parks will staff 24 prime watch sites with trained volunteers to help visitors spot whales during this peak time. Various Locations [more info]
March 28 2020 SOLVE Spring Oregon Beach Cleanup
Join thousands of volunteers at one of 45 beach cleanup sites on the Oregon Coast. Online registration opens February 2020. Various Locations 971.346.2703 [more info]
April 17-18 2020 SOLVE it for Earth Day
Join thousands of volunteers 9am-1pm in this statewide cleanup campaign. More information is available online. Various Locations [more info]
September 18-19 2020 SOLVE Beach & Riverside Cleanup
Join thousands of volunteer to clean up coastal beaches and rivers. Various Locations [more info]