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July 2011 Calendar

Friday 8

MUSIC

The Butchers with Chris McNeary. No cover, 11am – 1pm at Coffee Girl in Astoria.

TwoRivers Music. 3:30 – 6:30pm at the Columbia Pacific Farmers Market in Long Beach, WA

Bill Hayes. Rock/Folk/Bluegrass. No cover, 5 – 8pm at the Cannon Beach Cookie Company.

Ted Vaughn Blues Band. No cover, 5 – 8:30pm at Roadhouse 101 in Lincoln City.

Sunny O’Dell. No cover, 6 – 9pm at the Wet Dog Café in Astoria.

Tom Trudell. Jazz piano. No cover, 6 – 9pm at Clemente’s in Astoria.

Asleep at the Switch. Blues, Country,40’s, & 50’s. Free (donations accepted), 6 – 8pm at the City Hall in Garibaldi.

Richard T. Jazz/Blues/Classic Rock.No cover,6pm at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.

Folk & Spoon. Folk. No cover, 7pm at McMenamins Sand Trap in Gearhart.

John Nemeth. Blues/R&B/Soul. No cover, 9pm at Roadhouse 101 in Lincoln City.

OUTSIDE

Interpretive Paddle Trips. Free, 9am and 6pm at Siletz Bay National Wildlife Refuge.

Relay for Life. From 6pm on at Neah-Kah-Nie High School in Rockaway Beach.

THEATER

Shanghaied in Astoria. Musical Melodrama. $12 – $20, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

California Suite. Comedy. $8 – $20, 8pm at the Coaster Theater Playhouse in Cannon Beach.

Saturday 9

MUSIC

Musician’s Jam. Free, 2 – 4pm at the Tillamook Library.

Tongue & Groove with Gary Meziere. No cover, 2 – 5pm at Roadhouse 101 in Lincoln City.

Bill Hayes. No cover, 6 – 9pm at the Wet Dog Café in Astoria.

Columbia Crew. Folk. No cover, 6 – 9pm at Charlie’s Chowder House in Astoria.

Tom Trudell. Jazz piano. No cover, 6 – 9:30pm at the Bridgewater Bistro in Astoria.

Coleen Raney & Colm MacCarthaigh. Celtic/Irish. 7pm at the Old Train Depot in Long Beach, WA

Low Tide Drifters. Roots. Free, 7pm at Waikiki Beach at Cape Disappointment State Park, WA

The Strange Tones. Blues/Roots Music/Surf. No cover, 9pm at Roadhouse 101 in Lincoln City.

Three Manic Mechanics. 9pm at Snug Harbor Grill in Lincoln City.

ART

Annual Art Show, Music & Garden Tea. “A Tidal Wave of Blooms.” $15, 1 – 4pm, at 28565 Sandlake Rd in Tierra del Mar. 503-965-6363

Second Saturday Art Walk. 5 – 8pm at Galleries and businesses in downtown Astoria.

CINEMA

Stuart Little. $2, 11am at the Bijou Theater in Lincoln City.

FOOD & DRINK

Pancake Breakfast. $5, 8 – 11am at the Peninsula Activity & Senior Center in Klipsan Beach, WA

Wine Tasting.Oregon Pinot Noir, Part 3. 1 – 4pm at the Cellar on 10th in Astoria

Wine Tasting Special. $9 for 42-oz pours + complimentary appetizers. 4 – 6pm at the Wine bar at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.

HAPPENING

Garden Tour. Lower Columbia Preservation’s Society’s annual garden tour visits 6 beautiful gardens in Astoria. $15, tickets & maps available on tour day at 690 17th St in Astoria from 9:30am – 1pm, tour from 10am – 3pm.

Lower Columbia Pug Socializing Club. Pugs and their people meet monthly for fun and socialization. Free, 11am at Carruthers Park in Warrenton.

Craft & Flea Market. At the Senior Center in Tillamook. 503-842-8988

Emergency Preparedness with the Red Cross. Free, 6pm at the Garibaldi Museum.

OUTSIDE

Kiwanis Golf Tournament. At Skyline Golf Course in Cathlamet, WA. 360-795-8052

Fun Pedal 500. A fun race for children. The event will include various races, and prizes will be given for the silliest costumes. Big Wheels, Trikes and bikes are welcome. All participants will receive fun prizes! Ages: 3-6. $14, 10:30 – 11:30am at the Astoria Middle School Track.

American Cancer Society Relay for Life. Goes until 2pmat Neah-Kah-Nie High School in Rockaway Beach.

Gary Anderson Open Golf Tournament. At Alderbrook Golf Course and Bay Breeze Putting Course in Tillamook. 503-322-3331

Giant Kite Show. Featuring Russ & Diane Little and David & Susan Gomberg. 11am – 5pm at D-river Wayside State Park in Lincoln City.

LECTURE

“The Maritime History of the Corps of Discovery”. Presented by Sally Freeman. Free, 2pm in the Community Room at the Garibaldi Museum.

THEATER

Shanghaied in Astoria. Musical Melodrama. $12 – $20, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

California Suite. Comedy. $8 – $20, 8pm at the Coaster Theater Playhouse in Cannon Beach.

Sunday 10

MUSIC

Dan Golden. Jazz. 10am – 1pm at McKeown’s Restaurant & Bar in Seaside.

Greg Parke. 10am – 3pm at the Astoria Sunday Market.

All That Jazz. Jazz. No cover (donations accepted). 2pm at the Wet Dog Café in Astoria.

Kirill Gliadkovsky. Russian virtuoso pianist in concert. Classical. $15 & $10, 2 – 4pm at Tillamook United Methodist Church.

Brian Johnstone, Flamenco/Jazz/Blues. 4 – 7pm at the Wine Bar at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.

Smoke & Mirrors. Free, 4 – 6pm at City Park in Cannon Beach.

Tom Trudell. Jazz piano. No cover, 5:30 – 8:30pm at Clemente’s in Astoria

Lion Co. Indy/Folk Rock/Pop. Free 6pm at McLure Park (8th & Franklin) in Astoria.

Swingcats. Swing/Jazz/Blues. No cover, 6 – 9pm at Lil’ Bayou in Seaside.

Low Tide Drifters. Blues/Country/Folk. No cover. 8pm at Fort George Brewery & Public House in Astoria.

Cannon & Sloan, 8:30pm at Snug Harbor Bar & Grill in Lincoln City.

OUTSIDE

Gary Anderson Open Golf Tournament. At Alderbrook Golf Course and Bay Breeze Putting Course in Tillamook. 503-322-3331

Interpretive Paddle Trips. 9am at Siletz Bay National Wildlife Refuge. 541-867-4550

Giant Kite Show. Featuring Russ & Diane Little and David & Susan Gomberg. 11am – 5pm at D-river Wayside State Park in Lincoln City.

THEATER

Shanghaied in Astoria. Musical Melodrama. $12 – $20, 2pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

Monday 11

CINEMA

Stuart Little. $2, 11am at the Bijou Theater in Lincoln City.

LITERARY

Lunch with the Author Series. With Gloria Stiger Linkey and Sally Steidel. Gloria will read from her new book Native American Women: Three Who Changed History and Sally will discuss the drawings she created for it. $20, includes a catered lunch and a copy of the featured book, reservations requested. Starts at noon at Beach Books in Seaside. 503-738-3500

OUTSIDE

Lower Columbia Preservation Society Garden Tour. Tickets and maps available during the event at 690 7th St in Astoria from 9:30am – 1pm.

Gary Anderson Open Golf Tournament. At Alderbrook Golf Course and Bay Breeze Putting Course in Tillamook. 503-322-3331

Tuesday 12

MUSIC

Salty Dogs. 1 – 5pm at the Cannon Beach Farmers Market.

Richard T. Blues. No cover, 5:30 – 8:30pm at T Paul’s Supper Club in Astoria.

Brian O’Connor. Jazz guitar. No cover, 6pm at the Shelburne Inn in Seaview, WA

Salty Dogs. Folk/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 6:30pm at the Harbor Bite in Seaside.

Open Mic Night. Hosted by Barney Perrine. No cover, 7 -9pm at Creekside Restaurant & Lounge in Seaside.

LITERARY

Book Signing. The Cannon Beach Gallery will host a book signing of ‘A is for Astoria’ with Karen Leedom and Sally Bailey from 2 – 4pm.

Wednesday 13

MUSIC

Salty Dogs. Folk/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 6pm at the Rio Café in Astoria.

Jason Jones. Free, 6pm at Lindstrom (Peter Pan) Park in Astoria.

Open Mic Night. 7 – 9pm at Lush Wine Bar in Cannon Beach

HAPPENING

Seaman’s Day. All day events celebrating Seaman, the Corp of Discovery’s canine member. At fort Clatsop National Historic Park. $3 for adults, free for children 15 and under.

Team Trivia Tournament. Free, 6pm at the Seaside Library.

Ecstatic Dance. Spirit-filled, freestyle, yogic trance dance. $5 – $7, 6:30 – 7:45pm, at Pine Grove Community House in Manzanita

Beach Dog Frolic. Professional dog photography sessions on the beach. $199, on the beach by Looking Glass Inn in Lincoln City.360-944-6280

THEATER

California Suite. Comedy. $8 – $20, 8pm at the Coaster Theater Playhouse in Cannon Beach.

Thursday 14

MUSIC

Thomasian Trio. Jazz/Blues. No cover, 6pm at Lil’ Bayou in Seaside.

Basin Street NW. Jazz. No cover, 6:30pm at the Bridgewater Bistro in Astoria.

Jam Session. No cover, 7pm at the Triangle Tavern in Astoria.

Renegade Minstrels. Blues/Jazz/Roots Music. No cover, 7pm at McMenamins Sand Trap in Gearhart.

Jim Wilkins. 7pm at the Voodoo Room in Astoria.

Salty Dogs. Folk/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 9pm at Sam’s Seaside Café in Seaside.

ART

Coastal Fiber Arts Exhibit. Opening Reception. 6 – 8pm at the Art Center Gallery at CCC in Astoria.

CINEMA

Stuart Little. $2, 11am at the Bijou Theater in Lincoln City.

HAPPENING

Knitting/Spinning Group. 3 – 5pm at the Astoria Fiber Arts Academy.

Poetry Open Mike. No cover, 8:30pm at the Wine Bar at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.

Beach Dog Frolic. Professional dog photography sessions on the beach. $199, on the beach by Looking Glass Inn in Lincoln City.360-944-6280

LITERARY

Author Appearance. Christopher Van Tilburg, author of “Mountain Rescue Doctor: Wilderness Medicine in the Extremes of Nature” will talk about mountain rescues on Mt Hood. Free, 7pm at the Seaside Library.

THEATER

Shanghaied in Astoria. Musical Melodrama. $12 – $20, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

California Suite. Comedy. $8 – $20, 8pm at the Coaster Theater Playhouse in Cannon Beach.

Friday 15

MUSIC

Ocean Fire. 3:30 – 6:30pm at the Columbia-Pacific Farmers Market in Long Beach, WA

Bill Hayes. Rock/Folk/Bluegrass. No cover, 5 – 8pm at the Cannon Beach Cookie Company.

Barney Perrine. Blues. No cover, 6 – 9pm at the Wet Dog Café in Astoria.

Tom Trudell. Jazz piano. No cover, 6 – 9pm at Clemente’s in Astoria.

Asleep at the Switch. Blues, Country,40’s, & 50’s. Free (donations accepted), 6 – 8pm at the City Hall in Garibaldi.

Richard T. Jazz/Blues/Classic Rock.No cover, 6pm at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.

Will West w/ Groovy Wallpaper. Acoustic/Healing & Easy Listening/Roots Music. No cover, 7pm at McMenamins Sand Trap in Gearhart.

Franco & The Stingers. Blues/Roots Music/Swing. No cover, 9pm at Roadhouse 101 in Lincoln City.

ART

Sidewalk Chalk Art Contest. All ages welcome, chalk provided. 2:30 – 5:30pm on the sidewalk in front of The Bank of the Pacific & Cathlamet Building Materials in Cathlamet, WA

HAPPENING

Bikes at the Beach. Motorcycle Festival. Vendors, music, poker run, bike show, etc. All day events in downtown Seaside.

Rummage Sale. 9am – 4pm. At the United Methodist Church in Seaside.

Dory Days. A time-honored celebration of a time-honored tradition. Festivities include a parade through town of floats, dory boats and vintage cars. After that, a marine artisan fair is held at the beach. All day events in Pacific City and at Cape Kiwanda.

Comedy on the Coast. Featuring Harry Basil, Don McEnery, & Alysia Wood. $15, 8pm at Chinook Winds in Lincoln City.

Beach Dog Frolic. Professional dog photography sessions on the beach. $199, on the beach by Looking Glass Inn in Lincoln City.360-944-6280

LECTURE

Mingle, Muse, & Munch. Talk & potluck series with featured writer Kim Stafford. 4:30 – 7pm at the Sitka Center for At & Ecology

THEATER

Shanghaied in Astoria. Musical Melodrama. $12 – $20, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

Dead Man’s Cell Phone. Drama. $15, 8pm at Pier Pressure Productions in Astoria.

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. Comedy. $8 – $23, 8pm at the Coaster Theater Playhouse in Cannon Beach.

Saturday 16

MUSIC

Musician’s Jam. Free, 2 – 4pm at the Tillamook Library.

Niall. No cover, 6 – 9pm at the Wet Dog Café in Astoria.

Tom Trudell. Jazz piano. No cover, 6 – 9:30pm at Clemente’s in Astoria

Tiller’s Folly. Celtic influenced Canadiana, Americana, and beyond. $20, 7pm at the Liberty Theater in Astoria.

Billy Hagen Band. 9pm at Snug Harbor Bar & Grill in Lincoln City.

The Troublemakers. Blues/Rock/Rockabilly. No cover, 9pm at Roadhouse 101 in Lincoln City.

The Ultronz. Alternative/Powerpop/Surf. $5 cover, 9pm at the San Dune Pub in Manzanita.

ART

Art Walk. 5 – 8pm at businesses in Ilwaco, WA

CINEMA

The Day the Earth Still. $2, 11am at the Bijou Theater in Lincoln City.

Brain Candy. At Big Fat Gay Movie Night. With Jello shooters, prizes for gayest costumes, and more. $3, 10pm at the Columbian Theater in Astoria.

FOOD & DRINK

Wine Tasting. Patricia Green Cellars. 1 – 4pm at the Cellar on 10th in Astoria

Wine Tasting Special. $9 for 42-oz pours + complimentary appetizers. 4 – 6pm at the Wine bar at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.

Rum Dinner. $50, reservations required. 7pm at McMeanmins Sand Trap in Gearhart. 503-717-8150

HAPPENING

Bald Eagle Days Festival. Vendors, run/walk, music, food, lots of fun events. All day atin Cathlamet, WA. For schedule and more information, go to: wahkiakumchamber.com/

Clamshell Railroad Days.10am – 4pm at the Columbia-Pacific Heritage Museum in Ilwaco, WA

Sunkat Feline Fanciers Cat Show. At the Seaside Civic & Convention Center.

Bikes at the Beach. Motorcycle Festival. Vendors, music, poker run, bike show, etc. All day events in downtown Seaside.

Rummage Sale. 9am – midafternoon. At the United Methodist Church in Seaside.

Wheeler Summer Fest. Music by Deathgrass, Sedona Fire and Shy Jazz local vendors, steamboat rides and more. 10am – 9pm at Waterfront Park in Wheeler.

Nehalem’s Annual Celebration of Crafts. 10am – 6pm in downtown Nehalem.

Dory Days. A time-honored celebration of a time-honored tradition. Festivities include a parade through town of floats, dory boats and vintage cars. After that, a marine artisan fair is held at the beach. All day events in Pacific City and at Cape Kiwanda.

Beach Dog Frolic. Professional dog photography sessions on the beach. $199, on the beach by Looking Glass Inn in Lincoln City.360-944-6280

Reenactment of 18th Century Sailors & Rope Making. Noon – 4pm at the Garibaldi Museum.

Garibaldi Coast Guard Station Presentation. Free, 2pm at the Garibaldi Museum.

Rockaway Beach Fire Festival & Concert. At the Rockaway Beach Wayside. 503-355-2978

Oregon Cost Scenic Railroad Dinner Train. 6:15pm at Garibaldi. 503-842-7972

Comedy on the Coast. Featuring Harry Basil, Don McEnery, & Alysia Wood. $15, 8pm at Chinook Winds in Lincoln City.

LECTURE

In Their Footsteps Lecture Series. John C Jackson presents “US Army Captain McClallen’s 1807 Bold Postscript to the Corps of Discovery.” Free, 1pm at the Netul Room at the Fort Clatsop Visitor’s Center.

LITERARY

Manzanita Writers Series. Author John Daniel will read from his book “The Far Corner.” Q&A and Open Mic session follow. $5, 7pm at the Hoffman Center in Manzanita.

Writers on the Edge. The Nye Beach Writers’ Series presents an Evening of Comedy with Writer, Performer, and Fisher Poet Moe Bowstern. $6, 7pm at the second floor meeting room at the Newport Visual Arts Center.

OUTSIDE

Beach Run. 5k & 10k run, 5k walk, kid’s dash & treasure hunt. Leashed dogs welcome. $10 – $30. 7:30 – 10:30am at the 12th Ave beach access in Seaside.

Manzanita Beach Walk/Run. $35, 9am on the beach at Manzanita. Register at ncrdnehalem.org503-368-4595

Ocean’s Edge 5k Beach Race. $20 or $30 with shirt. Race starts at 9:30am behind Kyllo’s Restaurant in Lincoln City.

Giant Kite Show. Featuring Barry & Susan Tislow. 11am – 5pm, weather and ocean conditions permitting, at D-River Wayside State Park in Lincoln City.

THEATER

Shanghaied in Astoria. Musical Melodrama. $12 – $20, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

Dead Man’s Cell Phone. Drama. $15, 8pm at Pier Pressure Productions in Astoria.

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. Comedy. $8 – $23, 8pm at the Coaster Theater Playhouse in Cannon Beach.

Sunday 17

MUSIC

The Distractions. 10am – 3pm at the Astoria Sunday Market.

Dan Golden. Jazz. 10am – 1pm at McKeown’s Restaurant & Bar in Seaside.

Tom Trudell. Jazz piano. No cover, 11:30am – 2pm at the Bridgewater Bistro in Astoria

Country-Folk Music Jam. Americana. Bring your instruments and take part. 1pm at the Tillamook Forest Center, on Hwy 6, east of Tillamook.

All That Jazz. Jazz. No cover (donations accepted). 2pm at the Wet Dog Café in Astoria.

Brian Johnstone, Flamenco/Jazz/Blues. 4 – 7pm at the Wine Bar at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.

Abbey Road Live. A Beatles Tribute band. Free, 4 – 6pm at City Park in Cannon Beach.

Free Concert in the Park. Band TBA. 6pm at McClure Park in Astoria.

Swingcats. Swing/Jazz/Blues. No cover, 6 – 9pm at Lil’ Bayou in Seaside.

Gwyneth & Monko. Alternative/Americana/Roots. No cover. 8pm at Fort George Brewery & Public House in Astoria.

Cannon & Sloan. 8:30pm at Snug Harbor Bar & Grill in Lincoln City.

FOOD & DRINK

Pancake Breakfast. All-you-can-eat for $5, 8am – noon at the Bay City Arts Center.

Pancake Breakfast. At the Rockaway Beach Wayside. 503-355-2978

Cannon Beach American Legion Breakfast. $7 adults, $3 children under 6. 9 – 11:30am at the American Legion Hall in Cannon Beach.

HAPPENING

Bald Eagle Days Festival. Food, music, vendors. Wooden boat show at Elochoman Slough Marina.At various sites in Cathlamet, WA

Clamshell Railroad Days.10am – 4pm at the Columbia-Pacific Heritage Museum in Ilwaco, WA

Sunkat Feline Fanciers Cat Show. At the Seaside Civic & Convention Center.

Nehalem’s Annual Celebration of Crafts. 10am – 6pm in downtown Nehalem.

Wheeler Summer Fest. Music by Deathgrass, Sedona Fire and Shy Jazz local vendors, steamboat rides and more. Starts at 11am at Waterfront Park in Wheeler.

Dory Days. All day events in Pacific City and at Cape Kiwanda.

OUTSIDE

Giant Kite Show. Featuring Barry & Susan Tislow. 11am – 5pm, weather and ocean conditions permitting, at D-River Wayside State Park in Lincoln City.

Beach Dog Frolic. Professional dog photography sessions on the beach. $199, on the beach by Looking Glass Inn in Lincoln City.360-944-6280

THEATER

Shanghaied in Astoria. Musical Melodrama. $12 – $20, 2pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

Dead Man’s Cell Phone. Drama. $15, 8pm at Pier Pressure Productions in Astoria.

Monday 18

CINEMA

The Day the Earth Stood Still. $2, 11am at the Bijou Theater in Lincoln City.

FOOD & DRINK

Ice Cream Social. The public is invited for cake & ice cream + birthday celebration. $1 suggested donation, free if it’s your birthday month. 2pm at the Peninsula Senior Activity Center in Klipsan Beach, WA

Tuesday 19

MUSIC

Vivid Curve. 1 – 5pm at the Cannon Beach Farmers Market.

Richard T. Blues. No cover, 5:30 – 8:30pm at T Paul’s Supper Club in Astoria.

Brian O’Connor. Jazz guitar. No cover, 6pm at the Shelburne Inn in Seaview, WA

Salty Dogs. Folk/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 6:30pm at the Harbor Bite in Seaside.

Open Mic Night. Hosted by Barney Perrine. No cover, 7 -9pm at Creekside Restaurant & Lounge in Seaside.

ART

Reception. Museum of People’s Art Summer Group Show curated by Anne Marie Grigich & Kandace Manning. The show features works by contemporary artists with a variety of raw visual explorations. Meet the artists and workshops July 18 & 19 noon – 4pm. The reception in from 5 – 8pm with a performance by “Clothes. ”At ArtSpace Gallery in Bay City.

LITERARY

Book Release Party. KALA presents Autor Mindy Stokes in celebration of her new book,“Mama Baby Mama, the Story of a Knocked-UpLesbian”. Reading/Book Signing, Book Release Party! Refreshments, 7pm, at the new KALA, gallery and presentation space at the HIPFiSHmonthly production office, 1017 Marine Dr., Astoria.

Wednesday 20

MUSIC

Salty Dogs. Folk/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 6 pm at the Rio Café in Astoria,

Open Mic Night. All acts welcome. 5 – 7pm at the Three Cups Coffeehouse in Astoria.

Open Mic Night. Hosted by Ann Tierney. All levels welcome. 5 – 7pm at Wheelhouse Coffee Company in Astoria.

Anatiize. Free, 6pm at Fred Lindstrom Park in Astoria.

Open Mic Night. 7 – 9pm at Lush Wine Bar in Cannon Beach.

Open Mic. All Acts are welcome. No cover, 5 – 7pm at the Three Cups Coffeehouse in Astoria.

HAPPENING

Ecstatic Dance. Spirit-filled, freestyle, yogic trance dance. $5 – $7, 6:30 – 7:45pm, at Pine Grove Community House in Manzanita

LITERARY

Reading. Tim Hurd and Donna Wright will read from their short stories & poetry. $5 suggested donation. 7:30pm at Pier Pressure Productions in Astoria.

OUTSIDE

Sandsations. Sand sculpture festival. City Sandsations Master Demonstrations 8am – 6pm in downtown Long Beach, WA

THEATER

The Mystery of Irma Vep. Comedy, a Gothic spoof. $8 – $20, 8pm at the Coaster Theater Playhouse in Cannon Beach.

Thursday 21

MUSIC

Thomasian Trio. Jazz/Blues. No cover, 6pm at Lil’ Bayou in Seaside.

Basin Street NW. Jazz. No cover, 6:30pm at the Bridgewater Bistro in Astoria.

Jam Session. No cover, 7pm at the Triangle Tavern in Astoria.

Naomi Hooley. Acoustic/Alternative/ Folk. No cover, 7pm at McMenamins Sand Trap in Gearhart.

Jim Wilkins. 7pm at the Voodoo Room in Astoria.

Shelley Loring, Dave Drury, & Todd Pederson. Jazz. $10, 7:30pm at Pier Pressure Productions in Astoria.

Salty Dogs. Folk/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 9pm at Sam’s Seaside Café in Seaside.

CINEMA

The Day the Earth Stood Still. $2, 11am at the Bijou Theater in Lincoln City.

FOOD & DRINK

Fundraising Dinner. $7 for adults and $5 for children includes. 5 – 6:30pm at the Peninsula Senior Activity Center in Klipsan Beach, WA (3nd Thurs)

HAPPENING

Knitting/Spinning Group. 3 – 5pm at the Astoria Fiber Arts Academy.

LGBT Q-Mixer.QJazz features vocal hosts Dinah Urell and Walt Trumbull and pianist ChuckWilder.Live standards, complimentary aps and social mixer from 8pm to close. Bring a standardand sing with pianist Chuck Wilder. Every 3rd Thursday of the month at the Bridgewater Bistro in Astoria.

Poetry Open Mike. No cover, 8:30pm at the Wine Bar at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.

OUTSIDE

Sandsations. Sand sculpture festival. City Sandsations Master Demonstrations 8am – 6pm in downtown Long Beach, WA

THEATER

Shanghaied in Astoria. Musical Melodrama. $12 – $20, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

The Mystery of Irma Vep. Comedy, a Gothic spoof. $8 – $20, 8pm at the Coaster Theater Playhouse in Cannon Beach.

Friday 22

MUSIC

Naselle Marimba Band. 3:30 – 6:30pm at the Columbia-Pacific Farmers Market in Long Beach, WA

Bill Hayes. Rock/Folk/Bluegrass. No cover, 5 – 8pm at the Cannon Beach Cookie Company.

Doug Rupe. No cover, 6 – 9pm at the Wet Dog Café in Astoria.

Tom Trudell. Jazz piano. No cover, 6 – 9pm at Clemente’s in Astoria.

Asleep at the Switch. Blues, Country, 40’s, & 50’s. Free (donations accepted), 6 – 8pm at the City Hall in Garibaldi.

Richard T. Jazz/Blues/Classic Rock.No cover, 6pm at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.

Country Music Jam. Free, 7 – 9pm at the Wickiup Senior Center in Svensen.

Freak Mountain Ramblers. Americana/ Rock/Rockabilly. No cover, 7pm at McMenamins Sand Trap in Gearhart.

Kauhava Big Band. Finnish Big Band Jazz. $10 adults, $5 students. 7pm at the PAC in Astoria. Reception, with no host food & beverage, follows at Fort George.

Jacob Merlin Band. Funk/Pop/Rock. 9pm at Roadhouse 101 in Lincoln City.

ART

Peninsula Arts Association Summer Arts Festival. 11am – 5pm at the Columbia Pacific Heritage Museum in Ilwaco, WA

HAPPENING

Carneval Experience. Dinner plus performance. $10 adults, $5 kids. At the Bay City Arts Center.503-377-9620

OUTSIDE

Sandsations. Sand sculpture festival. See sandsationslongbeach.com/friday/ for complete event schedule. On the beach and downtown in Long Beach, WA

THEATER

Shanghaied in Astoria. Musical Melodrama. $12 – $20, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

Dead Man’s Cell Phone. Drama. $15, 8pm at Pier Pressure Productions in Astoria.

The Mystery of Irma Vep. Comedy, a Gothic spoof. $8 – $20, 8pm at the Coaster Theater Playhouse in Cannon Beach.

Saturday 23

MUSIC

Musician’s Jam. Free, 2 – 4pm at the Tillamook Library.

Bill Hayes. No cover, 6 – 9pm at the Wet Dog Café in Astoria.

Tom Trudell. Jazz piano. No cover, 6 – 9:30pm at Clemente’s in Astoria

Kim Angelis. Gypsy-inspired violin. Free, 7pm at Waikiki Beach at Cape Disappointment State Park, WA

The Swaggers. Rockabilly. No cover, 8pm patio party at the Fort George Brewery & Public House in Astoria.

One Way Out. 9pm at Snug Harbor Bar & Grill in Lincoln City.

Renee Hill Band. Classic Rock/Country/R&B. no cover, 9pm at Roadhouse 101 in Lincoln City.

ART

Peninsula Arts Association Summer Arts Festival. 10am – 5pm at the Columbia Pacific Heritage Museum in Ilwaco, WA

Art Off the Walls. A fundraiser for the Cannon Beach Arts Association. Patrons can purchase donated art right off the walls at a reasonable price point ($250 and under). A reception featuring flamenco guitarist Brian Johnstone will be held from 6 – 8pm at the Cannon Beach Gallery. The show runs through August 2.

CINEMA

Time Bandits. $2, 11am at the Bijou Theater in Lincoln City.

FOOD & DRINK

Wine Tasting.Wines from Around the World. 1 – 4pm at the Cellar on 10th in Astoria

Wine Tasting Special. $9 for 42-oz pours + complimentary appetizers. 4 – 6pm at the Wine bar at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.

HAPPENING

Spade & Wade Garden Tour. Tour 6 gardens (noon – 5pm) at various locations plus plant sale (9am – 3pm) at the Pioneer Museum in Tillamook.503-355-2792

The Reptile Man. Richard Ritchey will bring a traveling collection of live reptiles to the Children’s Room at the seaside Library. Free, at 11am.

Hoffapalooza. A celebration of the programs and activities that take place at north Tillamook County’s art, culture and education center. Free, 10am – 4pm at the Hoffman Center in Manzanita.

Route 101 Cruise-In. In Hebo.

Reenactment of 18th Century Sailors & Rope Making. Noon – 4pm at the Garibaldi Museum.

Orphan Plant Sale. 10am – 2pm at the Connie Hansen Garden in Lincoln City.

Will Dixon, Carver & Storyteller. Free admission, 6pm at the Garibaldi Museum.

Rockaway Beach Street Dance. At the Rockaway Beach wayside. 503-355-2291

OUTSIDE

Sandsations. Sand sculpture festival. See sandsationslongbeach.com/saturday/ for complete event schedule. On the beach and downtown in Long Beach, WA

Giant Kite Show. Featuring Phil & Barbara Burks and David & Susan Gomberg from 11AM – 5PM, weather and ocean conditions permitting. At D-River Wayside State Park in Lincoln City.

Oregon Tuna Classic. A team fishing derby event for Newport and Depoe Bay. Tuna check-in will be held at South Beach with a BBQ hosted by Rogue Brewery.

THEATER

Shanghaied in Astoria. Musical Melodrama. $12 – $20, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

Dead Man’s Cell Phone. Drama. $15, 8pm at Pier Pressure Productions in Astoria.

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. Comedy. $8 – $23, 8pm at the Coaster Theater Playhouse in Cannon Beach.

Sunday 24

MUSIC

Dan Golden. Jazz. 10am – 1pm at McKeown’s Restaurant & Bar in Seaside.

Pick ‘n Hammer. 10am – 3pm at the Astoria Sunday Market.

Tom Trudell. Jazz piano. No cover, 11:30am – 2pm at the Bridgewater Bistro in Astoria

The All-American Boys Chorus. $15, 2pm at the Raymond Theater in Raymond, WA

All That Jazz. Jazz. No cover (donations accepted). 2pm at the Wet Dog Café in Astoria.

Brian Johnstone, Flamenco/Jazz/Blues. 4 – 7pm at the Wine Bar at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.

Cherry Cherry. A Neil Diamond Tribute Band. Free, 4 – 6pm at City Park in Cannon Beach.

The Distractions. Free, 6pm at McClure Park in Astoria.

Swingcats. Swing/Jazz/Blues. No cover, 6pm at Lil’ Bayou in Seaside.

The Atomic Duo. Folk/Acoustic/Americana. No cover. 8pm at Fort George Brewery & Public House in Astoria.

Benyaro. Acoustic/Indie/Soul. 8pm-ish at the Voodoo Room in Astoria.

ART

Peninsula Arts Association Summer Arts Festival. Noon – 3pm at the Columbia Pacific Heritage Museum in Ilwaco, WA

Open House. Free admission, noon – 4pm at the Latimer Quilt & Textile Center in Tillamook.

OUTSIDE

Sandsations. Sand sculpture festival. Sand sculptures available for viewing and photo opportunities. On the beach and downtown in Long Beach, WA

Giant Kite Show. Featuring Phil & Barbara Burks and David & Susan Gomberg from 11AM – 5PM, weather and ocean conditions permitting. At D-River Wayside State Park in Lincoln City.

THEATER

California Suite. Comedy. $8 – $20, 7pm at the Coaster Theater Playhouse in Cannon Beach.

Dead Man’s Cell Phone. Drama. $15, 8pm at Pier Pressure Productions in Astoria.

Monday 25

CINEMA

Time Bandits. $2, 11am at the Bijou Theater in Lincoln City.

Manzanita Film Series. Presenting “Detour” (1945), with discussions offered before & after the feature. $7, 7:30pm at the Hoffman Center in Manzanita.

THEATER

Auditions. For the Missoula Children’s Theater production of The Little Mermaid. 9:45am – noon at the Liberty Theater in Astoria.

Tuesday 26

MUSIC

Dave Quinton & Friends. 1 – 5pm at the Cannon Beach farmers market.

Richard T. Blues. No cover, 5:30 – 8:30pm at T Paul’s Supper Club in Astoria.

Basin Street NW. Jazz. No cover, 6:30pm at the Bridgewater Bistro in Astoria.

Brian O’Connor. Jazz guitar. No cover, 6pm at the Shelburne Inn in Seaview, WA

Salty Dogs. Folk/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 6:30pm at the Harbor Bite in Seaside.

Open Mic Night. Hosted by Barney Perrine. No cover, 7 -9pm at Creekside Restaurant & Lounge in Seaside.

Wednesday 27

MUSIC

Lion Co. Indy/Folk Rock/Pop. Free, 6pm at Fred Lindstrom Park in Astoria.

Salty Dogs. Folk/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 6pm at the Rio Café in Astoria,

Open Mic Night. 7 – 9pm at Lush Wine Bar in Cannon Beach.

HAPPENING

Ecstatic Dance. Spirit-filled, freestyle, yogic trance dance. $5 – $7, 6:30 – 7:45pm, at Pine Grove Community House in Manzanita

LITERARY

Local Author Showcase. Writers and friends are invited to come share and listen to original works being read by local authors. Free, 6 – 8pm at Olde Towne Trading Post in Ilwaco, WA

THEATER

California Suite. Comedy. $8 – $20, 8pm at the Coaster Theater Playhouse in Cannon Beach.

Thursday 28

MUSIC

Thomasian Trio. Jazz/Blues. No cover, 6pm at Lil’ Bayou in Seaside.

Floating Pointe. Alternative/Ambient/Rock. No cover, 7pm at McMenamins Sand Trap in Gearhart.

Jam Session. No cover, 7pm at the Triangle Tavern in Astoria.

Jim Wilkins. 7pm at the Voodoo Room in Astoria.

Salty Dogs. Folk/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 9pm at Sam’s Seaside Café in Seaside.

CINEMA

Time Bandits. $2, 11am at the Bijou Theater in Lincoln City.

HAPPENING

Knitting/Spinning Group. 3 – 5pm at the Astoria Fiber Arts Academy.

Poetry Open Mike. No cover, 8:30pm at the Wine Bar at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.

OUTSIDE

Sand Trap Golf Tourney. $180 per team, $240 per team with carts. 1pm check-in, 2pm shotgun start. At McMenamins Sand Trap in Gearhart.

THEATER

Shanghaied in Astoria. Musical Melodrama. $12 – $20, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. Comedy. $8 – $23, 8pm at the Coaster Theater Playhouse in Cannon Beach.

Friday 29

MUSIC

Steve Delzell. 3:30 – 6:30pm at the Columbia-Pacific Farmers Market in Long Beach, WA

Bill Hayes. Rock/Folk/Bluegrass. No cover, 5 – 8pm at the Cannon Beach Cookie Company.

Doug Rupe. No cover, 6 – 9pm at the Wet Dog Café in Astoria.

Tom Trudell. Jazz piano. No cover, 6 – 9pm at Clemente’s in Astoria.

Asleep at the Switch. Blues, Country, 40’s, & 50’s. Free (donations accepted), 6 – 8pm at the City Hall in Garibaldi.

Richard T. Jazz/Blues/Classic Rock.No cover,6pm at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.

Alison Rice & The Wheel. Americana/Country/Roots Music. No cover, 7pm at McMenamins Sand Trap in Gearhart.

Whitesnake. Hard Rock/Blues Rock/ Heavy Metal. $31.50 – $46.50, 8pm at Chinook Winds in Lincoln City. 888-CHINOOK

Ty Curtis. No cover, 9pm at Roadhouse 101 in Lincoln City.

ART

MCAC Summer Art Sale. Featuring work by north Tillamook County artists. Starts at 10am at Pine Grove Community House in Manzanita.

HAPPENING

Tillamook Moonlight Madness. 7 – 9pm in downtown Tillamook.

THEATER

Shanghaied in Astoria. Musical Melodrama. $12 – $20, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

Bill Ham. The writer/actor/comic will bring his humorous writings to the stage. $10, 8pm at Pier Pressure Productions in Astoria.

The Mystery of Irma Vep. Comedy, a Gothic spoof. $8 – $20, 8pm at the Coaster Theater Playhouse in Cannon Beach.

Saturday 30

MUSIC

Musician’s Jam. Free, 2 – 4pm at the Tillamook Library.

Troll Radio Revue. Americana. $2 for adults, free for children. 11am – noon at the PAC in Astoria.

Niall. No cover, 6 – 9pm at the Wet Dog Café in Astoria.

Tom Trudell. Jazz piano. No cover, 6 – 9:30pm at the Bridgewater Bistro in Astoria

Whitesnake. Hard Rock/Blues Rock/ Heavy Metal. $31.50 – $46.50, 8pm at Chinook Winds in Lincoln City. 888-CHINOOK

Jimmy Bevins Live. Plus 5th anniversary party. 9pm at Snug Harbor Bar & Grill in Lincoln City.

Sonny Hess. Blues /R&B/Soul. No cover, 9pm at Roadhouse 101 in Lincoln City.

ART

Open Studio Tour. 33 artists are opening their studios to the public for 2 days. Art may be available for purchase. Free, various locations in and around Astoria. Tour maps available Mid-July. FMI astoriaopenstudio.yolasite.com/

MCAC Summer Art Sale. Featuring work by north Tillamook County artists. At Pine Grove Community House in Manzanita.

CINEMA

E.T. the Extraterrestrial. $2, 11am at the Bijou Theater in Lincoln City.

FOOD & DRINK

Wine Tasting. Fielding Hills. 1 – 4pm at the Cellar on 10th in Astoria

Wine Tasting Special. $9 for 42-oz pours + complimentary appetizers. 4 – 6pm at the Wine bar at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.

Wine & Cheese Tasting. $3 admission, 4 – 6:30pm, at the Garibaldi Museum.503-322-8411

HAPPENING

Day at the Park in Skamokawa. Vista Park 30th anniversary celebration. In Skamokawa, WA360-795-8605

Long Beach Rodeo. $10, $9, & $5 admission fees. Starts at 1pm at the Peninsula Saddle Club in Long Beach, WA

Garibaldi Days. All day events, vendors, beer garden, parade at 11am. In downtown Garibaldi.

Garibaldi Days Silent Auction. Noon – 6pm at the Garibaldi Museum.

Northwest Classics Fly-In/Cruise-In. Plus live music, beer & wine garden, drawings for prizes. $5 admission, 7am – 5pm at the Tillamook Air Museum.

Reenactment of 18th Century Sailors & Rope Making. Noon – 4pm at the Garibaldi Museum.

Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad Dinner Train. At 6:15pm in Garibaldi. 503-842-7972

OUTSIDE

Giant Kite Show. Featuring Ed Paulsen. 11am – 5pm weather and ocean conditions permitting, at D-River Wayside State Park in Lincoln City.

THEATER

Shanghaied in Astoria. Musical Melodrama. $12 – $20, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

The Little Mermaid. A Missoula Children’s Theater production.$5,3pm & 7pm at the Liberty Theater in Astoria.

Bill Ham. The writer/actor/comic will bring his humorous writings to the stage. $10, 8pm at Pier Pressure Productions in Astoria.

The Mystery of Irma Vep. Comedy, a Gothic spoof. $8 – $20, 8pm at the Coaster Theater Playhouse in Cannon Beach.

Sunday 31

MUSIC

Dan Golden. Jazz. 10am – 1pm at McKeown’s Restaurant & Bar in Seaside.

Swingcats. Swing/Jazz/Blues. 10am – 3pm at the Astoria Sunday market.

All That Jazz. Jazz. No cover (donations accepted). 2pm at the Wet Dog Café in Astoria.

Brian Johnstone, Flamenco/Jazz/Blues. 4 – 7pm at the Wine Bar at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.

Mariachi Band. Free, 4 – 6pm at City Park in Cannon Beach.

The Whiskey Rebellion. Acoustic/Americana/Bluegrass. $15, 5pm at the Liberty Theater in Astoria.

Tom Trudell. Jazz piano. No cover, 5:30 – 8:30pm at Clemente’s in Astoria

Free Concert in the Park. Band TBA. 6pm at McLure Park in Astoria.

Swingcats. Swing/Jazz/Blues. No cover, 6pm at Lil’ Bayou in Seaside.

The Resolectrics. Blues/Folk/Rock. No cover. 8pm at Fort George Brewery & Public House in Astoria.

Cannon & Sloan. 8:30pm at Snug Harbor Bar & Grill in Lincoln City.

ART

MCAC Summer Art Sale. Featuring work by north Tillamook County artists. Until 5pm at Pine Grove Community House in Manzanita.

HAPPENING

Long Beach Rodeo. $10, $9, & $5 admission fees. Starts at 1pm at the Peninsula Saddle Club in Long Beach, WA

Garibaldi Days. All day events, vendors, beer garden. In downtown Garibaldi.

PNPW Pro Wrestling. $10, 5 – 8pm at the Astoria Event Center.

OUTSIDE

Giant Kite Show. Featuring Ed Paulsen. 11am – 5pm weather and ocean conditions permitting, at D-River Wayside State Park in Lincoln City.

THEATER

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. Comedy. $8 – $23, 7pm at the Coaster Theater Playhouse in Cannon Beach.

Monday 1

CINEMA

E.T. the Extraterrestrial. $2, 11am at the Bijou Theater in Lincoln City.

Tuesday 2

MUSIC

Wes Wahmund. 1 – 5pm at the Cannon Beach Farmers Market.

Richard T. Blues. No cover, 5:30 – 8:30pm at T Paul’s Supper Club in Astoria.

Basin Street NW. Jazz. No cover, 6:30pm at the Bridgewater Bistro in Astoria.

Brian O’Connor. Jazz guitar. No cover, 6pm at the Shelburne Inn in Seaview, WA

Salty Dogs. Folk/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 6:30pm at the Harbor Bite in Seaside.

Open Mic Night. Hosted by Barney Perrine. No cover, 7 -9pm at Creekside Restaurant & Lounge in Seaside.

Wednesday 3

MUSIC

Jason Jones. Free, 6pm at Fred Lindstrom Park in Astoria.

Salty Dogs. Folk/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 6pm at the Rio Café in Astoria,

HAPPENING

Ocean Renewable Energy Conference VI. Starts at 7am at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland. To register, go to: owetconference2011.eventbrite.com/

Baga’s Front Room. Join other music lovers every first Wednesday for song and conversation and maybe to sip a little wine or other beverage. Food available too. 7pm at Lush Wine Bar in Cannon Beach.

Ecstatic Dance. Spirit-filled, freestyle, yogic trance dance. $5 – $7, 6:30 – 7:45pm, at

Pine Grove Community House in Manzanita

THEATER

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. Comedy. $8 – $23, 8pm at the Coaster Theater Playhouse in Cannon Beach.

Thursday 4

MUSIC

Thomasian Trio. Jazz/Blues. No cover, 6pm at Lil’ Bayou in Seaside.

Jam Session. No cover, 7pm at the Triangle Tavern in Astoria.

Jim Wilkins. 7pm at the Voodoo Room in Astoria.

Salty Dogs. Folk/Blues/Classic Rock. No cover, 9pm at Sam’s Seaside Café in Seaside.

CINEMA

E.T. the Extraterrestrial. $2, 11am at the Bijou Theater in Lincoln City.

HAPPENING

Ocean Renewable Energy Conference VI. At the Oregon Convention Center in Portland. To register, go to: owetconference2011.eventbrite.com/

Knitting/Spinning Group. 3 – 5pm at the Astoria Fiber Arts Academy.

Poetry Open Mike. No cover, 8:30pm at the Wine Bar at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.

THEATER

Shanghaied in Astoria. Musical Melodrama. $12 – $20, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

California Suite. Comedy. $8 – $20, 7:30pm at the Coaster Theater Playhouse in Cannon Beach.

Friday 5

MUSIC

Lonesome Crows. 3:30 – 6:30pm at the Columbia-Pacific Farmers Market in Long Beach, WA

Bill Hayes. Rock/Folk/Bluegrass. No cover, 5 – 8pm at the Cannon Beach Cookie Company.

Sunny O’Dell. No cover, 6 – 9pm at the Wet Dog Café in Astoria.

Tom Trudell. Jazz piano. No cover, 6 – 9pm at Clemente’s in Astoria.

Asleep at the Switch. Blues, Country,40’s, & 50’s. Free (donations accepted), 6 – 8pm at the City Hall in Garibaldi.

Richard T. Jazz/Blues/Classic Rock.No cover,6pm at Sweet Basil’s Café in Cannon Beach.

Phamous Phaces. Powerpop/Rock. No cover, 9pm at Roadhouse 101 in Lincoln City.

FOOD & DRINK

Wine Tasting. At Taste of Tuscany in Seaside. 503-738-5377

HAPPENING

Jake the Alligator Man’s 75th Birthday. Jake’s Bachelor Party burlesque show. $10 cover, door open at 7pm at the Elks Lodge in Long Beach, WA. Reserve a table at: jakethealligatorman.com/friday/

Vernonia’s First Friday. Arts, live music, culture, and special events. 5 0 8pm at Scout Cabin in Vernonia.

Dance Magic. Dance show & competition. At the Seaside Civic and Convention Center. FMI, call 503-738-8585

THEATER

Shanghaied in Astoria. Musical Melodrama. $12 – $20, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

California Suite. Comedy. $8 – $20, 8pm at the Coaster Theater Playhouse in Cannon Beach.

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