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  1. Hood to Coast 2014: Race brings thousand of runners to Oregon roads

    Posted by The Oregon Coast / August 21, 2014

    By Sue Jepsen for The Oregonian The 2014 Hood to Coast relay race begins Friday morning at Mount Hood’s Timberline Lodge and ends Saturday at Seaside on the Oregon coast. More than 17,000 runners and walkers as well as about 3,000 of their support vehicles will be spread out on several Oregon highways. Officials with the Oregon Department of Transportation is asking motorists to please be cautious…

  2. Finders Keepers Special Glass Drops in September

    Posted by The Oregon Coast / August 13, 2014

    Lincoln City, OR – Float hunting is almost here, starting October 18, 2014, with the upcoming season of Finders Keepers. Until then, glass art will be placed on the beaches in Lincoln City for lucky beachcombers to find and keep on every Saturday and Sunday in September.  The first of these special drops will take place September 6th.  Among the treasures will be handcrafted glass…

  3. Yarn Crawl 101 invites you to visit coastal yarn shops

    Posted by The Oregon Coast / August 5, 2014

    There’s a new yarn crawl in Oregon, and it’s just beachy keen. It’s Yarn Crawl 101, and it encompasses 14 stores stretched over 364 miles from Ocean Park, Wash., to Brookings. As the name implies, it takes place along Highway 101, which adds breathtaking scenery to the mix. Interested? Here’s what you need to know: The dates: Friday, Sept. 12-Sunday, Sept. 14 The stores: Fourteen shops…

  4. Buccaneer Rampage Mud Obstacle Race is first of its kind on the Oregon Coast

    Posted by The Oregon Coast / July 31, 2014

    (Newport, Oregon) – Mud, a wild running course full of obstacles and pirates will be the center of a riotous new annual event in Newport with the Buccaneer Rampage Mud Obstacle Race on August 23, at the  Newport Municipal Airport. It’s the second event now, expected to double in participation from last year’s healthy debut of nearly 200 athletes, and it is unique as it…

  5. Astoria Regatta Festival is Five Days of Parades, Food and Family Fun

    Posted by The Oregon Coast / July 23, 2014

    The historic Astoria Regatta celebrates the community’s connection to the water with more than 50 land and sea events. The Astoria Regatta features five days of fun on land and sea August 6-10. Designated a Historic Cultural Tradition by the Oregon State Historic Commission, Astoria Regatta Festival celebrates the community’s fishing and sailing heritage with more than 50 events and most of them are free.…

  6. Samuel H. Boardman State Scenic Corridor Is The Most Beautiful Place You’ve Never Heard Of

    Posted by The Oregon Coast / July 21, 2014

    Story by Lisa Miller for The Huffington Post Picture this: Twelve miles of forested park. A rocky, rugged coastline dotted by secret sandy beaches. Seaside prairies. Three-hundred-year-old Sitka spruce trees. If heaven is called Samuel H. Boardman State Scenic Corridor, then we have found it. Located on the southern Oregon coast along the so-called “Banana Belt,” Samuel H. Boardman State Scenic Corridor is rife with…

  7. Warm weather heats up tourism on cooler Oregon Coast

    Posted by The Oregon Coast / July 16, 2014

    By Angelica Carrillo and News Staff for KVAL.com COOS BAY, Ore. – While much of western Oregon faces a heat wave this week, temperatures are expected to stay much cooler on the Oregon Coast. Tourism officials say this is the time of year where the coast sees a boost of people trying to beat the heat. “A lot of folks coming from inland, they tend…

  8. Get Your Country On the Oregon Coast

    Posted by The Oregon Coast / July 16, 2014

    Three days of country western music at the Bi-Mart Cape Blanco Country Western Music Festival. Just three miles from Cape Blanco State Park country music fans will be in country western heaven August 1-3, at the Bi-Mart Cape Blanco Country Western Music Festival. Following in the tradition of sister event, Bi-Mart Willamette Country Music Festival, the Cape Blanco event promises to be a family-friendly weekend…

  9. Free Fun at the Devils Lake Revival!

    Posted by The Oregon Coast / July 15, 2014

    Lincoln City, OR – There’s a revival happening at Devils Lake, and everyone’s invited! The fourth annual Devils Lake Revival will be held Saturday, July 19th, from 10am to 2pm at Regatta Grounds Park (NE 14th Street). Organized by the Devils Lake Water Improvement District (DLWID), the Revival’s popularity has secured itself as an annual event and they plan to draw another big crowd. Come try…

  10. Newport’s Amazing Race Coming July 19

    Posted by The Oregon Coast / July 15, 2014

    (Newport, Oregon) -  The Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce’s Young Professionals will again hold the 4th Annual Amazing Race on Saturday, July 19. As in years past, challenges will be both mental and physical, with two person teams racing through Newport to cross the finish line. Challenges of the Annual Amazing Race are a surprise. Participants do not know whether they’re running, walking, boating, biking…

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