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Welcome to the Official Blog for The Coos Bay – North Bend Visitor & Convention Bureau! We believe there is no place like the Oregon Coast and want to share stories, events, photos and more information in our blog.

We have world class fishing, dunes, beaches, hiking trails, bird watching, gardens, unique gift, craft and antique shops, casinos, music, museums- and more. The Oregon’s Adventure Coast is an all season destination, with surprises and memories around every turn. We have a variety of fun itineraries, and offer oodles of other great ideas for your next adventure!

Have a story you’d like to share on our blog? Email us at info@oregonsadventurecoast.com

Winter Storm Watching Oregon Coast

Posted by TravelCoosBay on January 15, 2018

Top Photo Courtesy of Melisa Smith “Get your cameras ready, pack your rain gear and come on over! This is definitely a bucket list experience. As always be safe out there, we recommend Shore Acres for the best and safest viewing spot.” &…

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on January 4, 2018

‘Crack Up’ fresh Oregon Dungeness Crab from Charleston at the North Bend Community Center on Saturday, February 10th, 2018! The Charleston fishing village is bringing Oregon’s fresh Dungeness crab harvest to YOU at the 34th Annual Charleston…

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Charleston, Oregon

Posted by TravelCoosBay on December 27, 2017

Oregon’s Adventure Coast features a relaxed and rustic atmosphere ideal for anyone seeking refuge from the hustle and bustle of the “real world”. Charleston is known for its charming marina, fishing, friendly merchants, beautiful…

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shore-acres-holiday-lights

Posted by TravelCoosBay on December 11, 2017

The 31st Annual Holiday Lights Display at Shore Acres State Park is underway and has already dazzled thousands of visitors from all over the region. To celebrate the season, we’re asking attendees to post their favorite photos of the holiday…

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Gray Whales migrating along the Oregon Coast. Photo Credit: Whale Watching Spoken Here

Posted by TravelCoosBay on December 6, 2017

Photo Credit: Whale Watching Spoken Here® Winter 2017 Whale Watch Week is December 27th – 31st The end of another year is approaching which means it’s time for the gray whales make their annual journey from the arctic waters of the Bering…

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Best Clam Chowder Oregon's Adventure Coast

Posted by TravelCoosBay on November 28, 2017

There is nothing like a heaping bowl of hot Clam Chowder to warm you up after a day of fishing, shopping, Whale Watching, checking out Holiday Lights at Shore Acres State Park or any of our other attractions. A few weeks ago, we conducted a very…

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#CoosbayHoliday

Posted by TravelCoosBay on November 21, 2017

Coos Bay-North Bend Visitor and Convention Bureau to host Twitter and Instagram photo contest! Charleston, OR- Each year, Shore Acres State Park is transformed into one of the most beautiful destinations on the West Coast during the holiday season,…

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on November 20, 2017

#COOSBAYHOLIDAY CONTEST RULES NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. The #CoosBayHoliday contest is sponsored by the Coos Bay – North Bend Visitor & Convention Bureau (VCB) 50 Central Ave, Coos Bay, OR 97420. The contest starts 12 p.m. PST Thursday November…

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Coos Bay Holiday Events

Posted by TravelCoosBay on November 9, 2017

Wondering where you can find some holiday magic this year on Oregon’s South Coast? We’re so glad you asked! November is here and cool autumn days will soon give in to the festive holiday season.  Our “Holiday Event Roundup”…

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Where to go Storm Watching on Oregon Coast

Posted by Director on October 25, 2017

October is here and that means “storm watching season” is upon us!  The massive waves (some reaching up to 120 feet high!) resulting from Pacific storms that rage during the fall and winter months put on quite a show. One could spend…

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