Blog Archive: News & Announcements

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

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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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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Posted by TravelCoosBay on September 21, 2017

The South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve (South Slough NERR) in Charleston Oregon, is one of our most valuable natural attractions here on Oregon’s South Coast. This 5,000 acre natural area is a place like no other. It encompasses…

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on July 24, 2017

Don’t know about you, but it seems like the annual “back-to-school” to-do list gets larger and creeps up on us even sooner every passing year! We’ve got news for those who are drowning out our summer with the “back-to…

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Coos Art Museum Offers Free Summer Art Cart in the Parks at Three Locations

Posted by TravelCoosBay on June 16, 2017

Coos Art Museum is preparing to present its free summer arts program at three locations. The mobile arts activity “Art Cart in the Parks” is designed to augment, enhance and expand the current Free Summer Lunch Program for children at Millicoma…

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on May 23, 2017

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you probably know that Festival of Sail® is coming to Coos Bay/North Bend June 1st-4th, 2017. And you may have heard that this year is bigger and better than ever before! We could tell you more, but we&…

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"Music on The Bay" is a Non-Profit Corporation bringing musical excellence to the Bay Area, along southern Oregon's coast.

Posted by TravelCoosBay on September 12, 2016

Fall is one of our favorite times of year here on the southern Oregon coast. Not only do we have fabulous festivals and events happening almost every weekend, Coos Bay visitors and residents are treated to fabulous free musical entertainment every…

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Kenny, Bob and Rob

Posted by TravelCoosBay on June 24, 2016

The streets of Coos Bay is about to be filled with music this summer. Not only do we have the Oregon Coast Music Festival July 21st-30th, The World Newspaper and the Coos Bay Downtown Association has announced that the popular lunchtime concert…

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Posted by TravelCoosBay on June 16, 2016

Summer’s just getting started, and so are we! Buckle up for a summer packed full of music, food, and activities in the shape of our many festivals! We hope you have plenty of sunscreen, because you’re going to need it! Clamboree and…

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