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Hit paydirt, at Buccaneer run
Hit paydirt, at Buccaneer run

If low-down, dirty pirates are your thing, you’ll find plenty of them in Newport this Saturday, July 14, as the Buccaneer Rampage Mud Obstacle Race returns for another bout of muddy mayhem.

The race will see runners in pirate garb...

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Do have a cow, man
Do have a cow, man
Milk every moment at Clover’s Day Celebration in Cloverdale
A few walks within spitting distance
A few walks within spitting distance

The beauty of walking as a fitness activity is that it requires very little gear. Some sturdy shoes (unless you like walking barefoot) and a perhaps a sturdy stick, which some like to carve themselves, and you are good to go. The Yachats Coastal Gems...

Thyme for a trip
Thyme for a trip

The Newport Adventure Van will head into the Coast Range on Tuesday, June 26, taking passengers on a tour of The Thyme Garden, a family farm that has been growing organically since 1990.

Guests will start the day with a guided tour of the...

Boom, there it is
Summer Sailstice offers free boating on Yaquina Bay
Boom, there it is Summer Sailstice offers free boating on Yaquina Bay

Newport’s Yaquina Bay Yacht Club will celebrate the 18th annual Summer Sailstice by offering free boat trips to one and all this Saturday, June 23.

Held on the weekend closest to the Summer Solstice each year, the Summer Sailstice invites...

Remember to wave
Remember to wave

Registration is now open for the Ocean’s Edge 5K, the Oregon Coast’s original all-beach running event, which returns to Lincoln City on Sunday, July 7.

Sponsored by the Lincoln City Parks and Recreation Department, the event sees...

Calendar whirls
Calendar whirls

Creatures from across the Chinese zodiac will soar into the skies this weekend as the Lincoln City Summer Kite Festival gets underway for its 34th year.

Organized around the theme The Year of the Kite, this year’s festival will feature...

Sit and watch the Dairy Parade go past-eurize
Sit and watch the Dairy Parade go past-eurize

Tillamook’s Dairy Parade and Festival will celebrate its 61st year with “Party in the Pasture” this weekend, during a packed couple of days featuring a rodeo, art tour, kids’ activities and more.

The weekend action...

Take a hike, to Mike

The Newport 60+ Activity Center will continue its series of hikes this Monday, June 11, with an outing to Mike Miller Park in Newport’s South Beach area.

The one-mile Educational Trail circles a square of donated forest that, while logged...

You can sea for miles
You can sea for miles

It’s impossible to ignore the connection between land and sea when looking out from the summit of Neah-Kah-Nie Mountain near Manzanita — a fact that makes it the perfect site for the World Oceans Day Hike this Friday, June 8.

Best fishes, from Garibaldi
Best fishes, from Garibaldi

Time is running out to snag one of the seats aboard professionally captained fishing boats at Bounty on the Bay, which returns to Garibaldi on Friday, June 8.

The two-day event begins with an Italian pasta dinner on Friday night, followed by a...