Holiday Lights Extravaganza

Along the Oregon Coast, holiday light displays are one of the best ways to brighten the season. The light shows in Brookings, Charleston, and Newport offer up millions of lights, dozens of light sculptures, and a whole lot of holiday joy. NATURE’S COASTAL HOLIDAY FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS MILLIONS OF DAZZLING […]

Travel, Wildlife

Over The Moon About Jellies

There is a lot to love about jellyfish—no bones about it. Story by Emily Kolkemo Image above: Pacific sea nettle. Photo by MacKenna Hainey Jellyfish are weird. Anyone who has spent much time on a beach has encountered translucent jelly blobs on the sand, or stumbled upon the clear, marble […]


Sharing Traditions

These four Fall pow-wows and special traditions offer a great opportunity to learn about and enjoy Native American hospitality and culture. Gatherings, celebrations, and hospitality have been vital pieces of Native American culture since the beginning of time. Today that hospitality is an important benefit and attraction for our residents […]