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Flock to Newport, for the Turkey Trot
Flock to Newport, for the Turkey Trot

For some of us, Thanksgiving exercise extends about as far as stretching for the TV remote or digging deep for the energy required to fetch yet another helping of pumpkin pie.

Not so for participants in Newport’s Arctic Circle Turkey...

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A tour to drive for
A tour to drive for

Lincoln City’s Pioneer Cemetery is a spooky place after dark. But there will be safety in numbers on Friday, Oct. 20 when the Newport 60+ Adventure van heads north to experience A Tour To Die For.

The living history event introduces...

We all float ’round here
We all float ’round here

By Patrick Alexander


Oregon Coast TODAY

Go on an explorathon
Go on an explorathon

Friends of Netarts Bay is wrapping up the 2017 season with three final programs. From fossils to birds and long lost stories, Netarts will be a cozy place of discovery as fall starts to settle in. A number of these events are part of the Explore...

S-cape to the coast
S-cape to the coast
For a super (hero themed) kite festival
Surf’s Up
Surf’s Up

In the competitive world of surfing, there’s a unique language. First, there’s the weather, which doesn’t necessarily mean rain or sunshine, but wind conditions, specifically the knots and direction. Then, swells,...

Make friends and influence litter
Make friends and influence litter

The Friends of Netarts Bay WEBS (Watershed, Estuary, Beach and Sea) and partners are joining with over 100 other projects across the state to help keep Oregon’s beaches clean. The SOLVE Beach & Riverside Cleanups are scheduled for Saturday,...

Be outstanding in a field
Be outstanding in a field

Get a free pass to one of the coast’s most iconic natural areas, while helping preserve its natural beauty. Volunteers are invited to join the Bureau of Land Management for a National Public Lands Day event at the Yaquina Head Outstanding...

Lunch and launch, at Netarts Bay
Lunch and launch, at Netarts Bay

As summer winds down, the Friends of Netarts Bay still have several opportunities for people interested in exploring the area’s natural wonder.

On Saturday, Sept. 16, the group will lead its last Art of Growing Oysters tour of the season,...

These colors do run
These colors do run

Looking for a way to brighten up your summer? Look no further. Color the Coast will return to Newport on Saturday, Sept. 16, offering a three-kilometer beach run enlivened by streams of color from the peanut gallery.

Sign up starts at 8 am at...

A full-scale salmon party
A full-scale salmon party

On Sunday, Sept. 10, the Westwind camp and wilderness area just north of Lincoln City will honor Oregon’s most iconic fish with “Welcome the Salmon Home,” a community event to celebrate the late summer and fall salmon...