COOS BAY, Outdoor

Blackberry Bonanza

AUGUST 24-25, COOS BAY Music, along with great food and artisan items can be had at the Blackberry Arts Festival, held August 24 and 25 in downtown Coos Bay. The 37th annual festival features two full days of rock music along with a bevy of blackberry-themed foods (the blackberry lemonade […]


Old Time Fiddlers

Hear some old-timey tunes at Fiddle on the Beach, held August 15–17 at sites throughout Winchester Bay. The Oregon Old Time Fiddlers District 5 host the jamboree, with musicians from throughout the Northwest who sing and play guitars, fiddles, banjos, and mandolins at the Grange Hall, the town gazebo, campgrounds, […]

Outdoor, Wildlife

They’re Cute—But Not Abandoned

It’s that time of year again: Seal pups are appearing on beaches along the Oregon coast. Though they may appear to be abandoned, most of the time they are just resting and waiting for mom. Beachgoers are asked to stifle their desire to assist these animals in some way, and […]