Astoria Calendar of Events
including Warrenton & Hammond
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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]
November 16-17 In Their Footsteps Lecture Program
Ian Sampson presents courageous tales of the Corps of Discovery, 1pm in the Netul River room at Fort Clatsop Visitor Center. Fort Clatsop Visitors Center 503.861.2471 [more info]
December 13-14 2nd Saturday Art Walk
Visit downtown Astoria, 5-8pm, for art, festive refreshments, entertainment, music and general merriment. Art walk venues are signed throughout downtown with colorful pinwheels. Maps are available at various shops and galleries. Various Locations [more info]
December 14-15 In Their Footsteps Lecture Program
Richard Brenne presents Historic Winter Transportation, 1pm in the Netul River room at Fort Clatsop Visitor Center. Fort Clatsop Visitors Center 503.861.2471 [more info]
December 15-16 Old Fashioned Christmas Celebration
Old St. Nick will be attending from 6-8pm. Visitors will be treated to holiday music, cookies and activities for the kids. Bring your camera to capture that photo of your little one on Santa's lap in front of the beautiful fireplace in the Flavel House library. Flavel House Museum, 441 8th St. [more info]
December 20-30 Holiday Tea & Plum Pudding
Enjoy a relaxing afternoon from 1-4pm. Cost is $12 per person and includes fresh, warm plum pudding, tea, and a self-guided tour of the historic Flavel House Museum. Reservations are recommended for groups of eight or more. Flavel House Museum, 441 8th St. [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]
February 27-March 1 2020 Fisher Poets Gathering
Originally conceived in 1998 as a modest cultural reunion for commercial fishermen. This authentic celebration is now recognized by the US Library of Congress as a local legacy project and attracts many fans to Astoria to share stories and enjoy poetry, prose and song. 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]
April 23-26 2020 Astoria Warrenton Crab, Seafood & Wine Festival
Enjoy coastal cuisine, entertainment, arts and crafts, along with wine tastings and more. Visit the website for schedule updates and parking information. Clatsop County Fair & Expo Center [more info]
June 3-7 2020 Goonies 35th Anniversary Celebration
Multiple venues around town will host events such as; The Goonies movie screenings, costume contests, scavenger hunts, meet and greet, fan gatherings, group truffle shuffles and tours. Visit the website for updates and news from event headquarters, known as The Goon Docks. 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]