Coos Bay Calendar of Events
including North Bend & Charleston
April 18 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 25-26 Ah Shucks, 15th Annual Charleston Oyster Feed
Attention seafood lovers, enjoy local oysters, steamed, sauteed or fried along with sides and additional meal offerings. From noon until 4pm in the dining hall at OIMB. Oregon Institute of Marine Biology, 63466 Boat Basin Rd. 541.888.4582 [more info]
May 23-24 9th Annual BBQ, Blues & Brews on the Bay
Whether you're a grill master or just love to eat great barbecue, enjoy finger lickin barbecue, craft beer sampling and hot tunes. The Mill Casino, 3201 Tremont St. 800.953.4800 [more info]
July 5 SOLVE 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]
August 22-23 Blackberry Arts Festival
Walk around and experience a unique blackberry culture, seek out all things blackberry and all things local. From jams and jellies to baked goods, candy and wine; it's all about the blackberry. The festival hosts over 100 artists, artisans and vendors. Various Downtown Venues [more info]
September 19-20 Bay Area Fun Festival
Also known as the greatest last party of the summer, this popular festival features live entertainment, the famous Cruz the Coos with 500 vintage automobiles, the Prefontaine Memorial Run, K-DOCK RockFest and the BAFF parade. Various Locations [more info]
September 19 SOLVE Beach & Riverside Cleanup
Join thousands of volunteer to clean up coastal beaches and rivers. Various Locations [more info]
December 27-January 1 2021 Winter Whale Watch Week
Look for 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. Various Coastal Locations [more info]