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Goings On – August 2012

Saturday 4

MUSIC

North American Jews Harp Festival. Workshops, demos, live music, and more. 10am – 10pm? at the Bay City Arts Center. baycityartscenter.org/site/Coming_Programs.html

Music for Their Future. An outdoor concert featuring four bands, the NKN Choir, food court, beer, auction items, all to raise funds to purchase a grand piano for the Neah-Kah-Nie School District. The concert, which will begin at 4 p.m., will be located at 11385 Fern Way, Nehalem, OR 97131. Offsite parking, with a shuttle operating every 10-15 minutes, will be located at 36190 Schollmeyer Road, along U.S. Highway 101, about one block south of Tohl Avenue. Remember to bring lawn chairs.

Flash Flood & the Dikes. Country/Psychedelic. 6 – 8pm at the Pavilion at the Sou’wester Lodge in Seaview, WA.

Acustica. World Music. 7pm at The Cove @ Night at the Peninsula Golf Course in Long Beach, WA

Herrick Country Dance Band. $14, 7pm at the Lincoln City Cultural Center.

Church of Surf. Surf Music. $5, 9pm at the San Dune Pub in Manzanita.

Harper. 9pm at Roadhouse 101 in Lincoln City.

ART

Quilt Show. Featured guest quilter is Karen Snyder of Anna Lena’s in Long Beach. 10am – 4pm at Raymond High School in Raymond, WA

Open Mic & Community Art Project. Includes Live Music, A Family Friendly Community Art Project and an Open-Mic. Free, 5 – 9pm at the Sou’Wester Lodge in Long Beach, WA

First Saturday Art Walk. 5 – 8pm at galleries and businesses in Seaside and Gearhart.

Artist of the Month Reception. Dan Arnold is the featured artist this month. At the Bay City Arts Center.

CINEMA

Looney Tunes. $2, 11am at the Bijou Theater in Lincoln City.

FOOD & DRINK

Wine Tasting. Northwest Favorites. 1 – 4pm at the Cellar on 10th in Astoria

HAPPENING

Outdoor Quilt & Craft Show. Quilts displayed throughout town and at Copes Park. Vendors at Copes Park, live music in the City Park in Clatskanie. 10:30am – 4pm.

Jake the Alligator Man’s Bachelor & Birthday Parties. Family fun featuring games, cake & party hats & children’s entertainment, along with a Hot Rod car show during the day. Grown-up entertainment with sideshow performers, burlesque dancers & live music in the evening. Takes place in Long Beach, WA. jakethealligatorman.com

Clatsop County Fair. $6 adults, $3seniors & kids 6 – 12, kids 5 & under are free. 10am – 10pm at Clatsop County Fairgrounds near Astoria. clatsopfairgrounds.com/fair.htm

Dance Magic Grand Champions Dance Competition. Tickets available at the door. 9am – 5pm at the Seaside Civic & Convention Center.

Rockaway Beach Street Dance. At the Rockaway Wayside in Rockaway Beach. 503-355-2291

Northwest Classics. Join in on all the fun at the Tillamook Air Museum for a day of classic cars and planes. $9 adult admission, Car registration is $10. FMI, go to the News & Events page at tillamookair.com

Relay for Life. Runs for 24 hours at Taft High School in Lincoln City.

OUTSIDE

Race Against Violence 5K Run/Walk. 1- 2pm, starts at the Old Long Beach Train Depot in Long Beach, WA 360-591-6272

Devils Lake Revival. Live music, food, free kayak rentals, pontoon boat rides, stand up paddle board lessons and a sail boat race. 10am – 2pm at the Regatta Grounds at Devils Lake in Lincoln City. 541-994-5330

THEATER

Into the Woods. A fractured fairy tale. $17, 7pm at the Fort Columbia Theater near Chinook, WA

Shanghaied in Astoria. A musical melodrama. $16 – $20, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

Arsenic & Old Lace. $8 – $20, 8pm at the Coaster Theater in Cannon Beach.

The Pearl. Mythical Comedy. $8 – $12, 8pm at Theater West in Lincoln City.

Sunday 5

MUSIC

Brownsmead Flats. 10am – 3pm at the Astoria Sunday Market.

North American Jew’s Harp Festival. Jew’s Harp Guild annual meeting. Noon – 2pm at the Bay City Arts Center.

Bluegrass Music Jam. 1 – 3pm at the Tillamook Forest Center.

Worth Trio. No cover. 8pm at Fort George Brewery & Public House in Astoria.

FOOD & DRINK

Knights of Columbus Pancake Breakfast. $7/person, $25/immediate family. 8:30am – 1pm in the Parish Hall at Our Lady of Victory Church in Seaside.

Forager’s Feast. Join chef Chris Holen of Baked Alaska Restaurant as he sends you on a culinary journey through Astoria Sunday Market to find a prized collection of ingredients for a special Sunday meal prepared at Mise En Place in Astoria.  Cost is $45 per person.   To make reservations cal Mise En Place Kitchenware at 503-325-7414

THEATER

Shanghaied in Astoria. A musical melodrama. $16 – $20, 2pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

Into the Woods. A fractured fairy tale. $17, 3pm at the Fort Columbia Theater near Chinook, WA

Arsenic & Old Lace. $8 – $20, 7pm at the Coaster Theater in Cannon Beach.

Monday 6

HAPPENING

Dance Magic Grand Champions Dance Competition. Tickets available at the door. 9am – 5pm at the Seaside Civic & Convention Center.

Tuesday 7

CINEMA

Looney Tunes. $2, 11am at the Bijou Theater in Lincoln City.

HAPPENING

Dance Magic Grand Champions Dance Competition. Tickets available at the door. 9am – 5pm at the Seaside Civic & Convention Center.

LECTURE

Oregon Humanities Conversation Project. “Why Aren’t There More Black People in Oregon: A Hidden History” with Walidah Imarisha. Free, 7pm at the Judge Guy Boyinton Building in Astoria.

Wednesday 8

ART

Peninsula Clay Artists Show. 10am – 9pm at the Artisan in Ilwaco, WA

HAPPENING

Astoria Regatta. Music, food, crafts, historic tours, boat races, trolley rides, museum exhibits, History Hunt, Ball, Street Dance & more. At various locations in Astoria. astoriaregatta.com/

Team Trivia Tournament. Teams can consist of one person or have as many as five people. Trivia nights are informal, fun, competitions where teams battle to see who has the greatest knowledge of all matters trivial.Free, 6pm at the Seaside Library

Tillamook County Fair. 10am – 10pm at the Tillamook County Fairgrounds. For event schedule, go to: tillamookfair.com/fairevents.htm#mccoy

LECTURE

Astornomer Paul Yost. Yost, president of the Spokane Astronomical Society, will give a lecture on cosmology. The talk will include a simple description of four of the fundamental forces of the universe and some of the tools and equipment scientists have developed to measure these properties. Following the lecture there will be a session of telescope stargazing. 8pm at Sou’Wester Lodge pavilion in Seaview, WA

THEATER

Arsenic & Old Lace. $8 – $20, 8pm at the Coaster Theater in Cannon Beach.

Thursday 9

MUSIC

DeLake Dance Night. 6:30pm at the Lincoln City Cultural Center.

Steve Sloan. 9pm at Roadhouse 101 in Lincoln City.

ART

Peninsula Clay Artists Show. 10am – 9pm at the Artisan in Ilwaco, WA

HAPPENING

Astoria Regatta. Music, food, crafts, historic tours, boat races, trolley rides, museum exhibits, History Hunt, Ball, Street Dance & more. At various locations in Astoria. astoriaregatta.com/

Tillamook County Fair. 10am – 10pm at the Tillamook County Fairgrounds. For event schedule, go to: tillamookfair.com/fairevents.htm#mccoy

LITERARY

Author Reading. Karen Fisher-Alaniz, author of “Breaking the Code:  A Fathers Secret, A Daughter’s Journey, and the Question that Changed Everything” will read from her work. Free, 7pm at the Seaside Library.

OUTSIDE

Siletz Bay National Wildlife Refuge Interpretive Paddle Trip. Registration required. 5:30pm, meet at the Siletz Bay Moorage. Register at fws.gov/oregoncoast/calendar/index.cfm?da=1&mo=6&ye=2012

THEATER

Shanghaied in Astoria. A musical melodrama. $16 – $20, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

A Week of Augusts. Comedy. $8 – $20, 8pm at the Coaster Theater in Cannon Beach.

The Pearl. Mythical Comedy. $8 – $12, 8pm at Theater West in Lincoln City.

Friday 10

MUSIC

Bruce Smith & The Boda Boyz. “Transplant Rock.” No cover, 7pm at McMenamins Sand Trap in Gearhart.

Jill Trenholm. Acoustic/Folk Rock/Jazz. 7pm at the Cove @ Night at the Peninsula Golf Course in Long Beach, WA

Henry Turner Jr & Flavor. 9pm at Roadhouse 101 in Lincoln City.

ART

Peninsula Clay Artists Show. 10am – 9pm at the Artisan in Ilwaco, WA

HAPPENING

Surf ‘N’ Saddle Junior Rodeo. At the Peninsula Saddle Club in Long Beach, WA 360-642-4459

Vintage Trailer Rally & RV Classic. At the Sou’weser Lodge in Seaview, WA

Astoria Regatta. Music, food, crafts, historic tours, boat races, trolley rides, museum exhibits, History Hunt, Ball, Street Dance & more. At various locations in Astoria. astoriaregatta.com/

Tillamook County Fair. 10am – 10pm at the Tillamook County Fairgrounds. For event schedule, go to: tillamookfair.com/fairevents.htm#mccoy

Nesika Illahee Pow Wow. At the Pauline Ricks Memorial Pow-Wow Grounds at Government Hill in Siletz. ctsi.nsn.us/chinook-indian-tribe-siletz-heritage/pow-wow/schedule-of-events

OUTSIDE

Seaside Beach Volleyball Tournament. On the beach off of downtown Seaside.

THEATER

Shanghaied in Astoria. A musical melodrama. $16 – $20, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

A Week of Augusts. Comedy. $8 – $20, 8pm at the Coaster Theater in Cannon Beach.

The Pearl. Mythical Comedy. $8 – $12, 8pm at Theater West in Lincoln City.

Saturday 11

MUSIC

Darby O’Gill. A rollickin’ Irish Stage Show. No cover, 1pm at Fort George in Astoria.

The Golden Bears. 6 – 8pm at the Pavilion at the Sou’wester Lodge in Seaview, WA.

The Bost Family Traditions. Bluegrass/Americana/Southern Gospel. Free, parking fees may apply. 7pm at Waikiki Beach at Cape Disappointment State Park, WA

Big Vibe. Experimental/Electroacoustic. 7pm at the Cove @ Night at the Peninsula Golf Course in Long Beach, WA

Blue Skies for Black Hearts. Indie/Pop/Rock. No cover, 8pm at Fort George in Astoria.

Norman Sylvester. 9pm at Roadhouse 101 in Lincoln City.

ART

Peninsula Clay Artists Show. 10am – 9pm at the Artisan in Ilwaco, WA

Astoria’s Second Saturday Art Walk. 5 – 9pm downtown Astoria.

Mingle & Muse. With Jennifer and Ian Boyd. 4:30pm at the Sitka Center for Art & Ecology.

CINEMA

Galaxy Quest. $2, 11am at the Bijou Theater in Lincoln City.

FOOD & DRINK

Pancake Breakfast. $5 for adults, $3 for children. 8am – 11am at the Peninsula Senior Activity Center in Klipsan Beach, WA

Wine Tasting. Summertime Blancs. 1 – 4pm at the Cellar on 10th in Astoria

Summer Wine Series. Trisaetum Winery & Vinyards. 1 – 5pm at the Wine Shack in Cannon Beach.

HAPPENING

Surf ‘N’ Saddle Junior Rodeo. At the Peninsula Saddle Club in Long Beach, WA 360-642-4459

Vintage Trailer Rally & RV Classic. At the Sou’weser Lodge in Seaview, WA

Beach Belly Dance Festival. Art demonstrations, Belly Dancing, live music, raffle, vendors, door prizes, and more. $7, 10am – 6pm at the Painted Lady Lavender Farm in Ilwaco, WA.

Astoria Regatta. Music, food, crafts, historic tours, boat races, trolley rides, museum exhibits, History Hunt, Ball, Street Dance & more. At various locations in Astoria. astoriaregatta.com/

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

Tillamook County Fair. 10am – 10pm at the Tillamook County Fairgrounds. For event schedule, go to: tillamookfair.com/fairevents.htm#mccoy

Nesika Illahee Pow Wow. At the Pauline Ricks Memorial Pow-Wow Grounds at Government Hill in Siletz. ctsi.nsn.us/chinook-indian-tribe-siletz-heritage/pow-wow/schedule-of-events

LITERARY

Book Signing. Author Sue Glen will present her new book “USCG Air Station and Group Astoria.” 2pm at Beach Books in Seaside.

OUTSIDE

Seaside Beach Volleyball Tournament. On the beach off of downtown Seaside.

Sandcastle Contest. In the historic Taft District in Lincoln City. FMI go to: taftbeach.com

Siletz Bay National Wildlife Refuge Interpretive Paddle Trip. Registration required. 9am, meet at the Siletz Bay Moorage. Register at fws.gov/oregoncoast/calendar/index.cfm?da=1&mo=6&ye=2012

Oregon Coast Soapbox Derby Rally Race. 8am – 5pm on NE 22 near the Elk’s Lodge in Lincoln City.

THEATER

Shanghaied in Astoria. A musical melodrama. $16 – $20, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

Arsenic & Old Lace. $8 – $20, 8pm at the Coaster Theater in Cannon Beach.

The Pearl. Mythical Comedy. $8 – $12, 8pm at Theater West in Lincoln City.

Sunday 12

MUSIC

Richie & The Catillacs. 10am – 3pm at the Astoria Sunday Market.

Howlin’ Houndog. Blues/Country/ Folk Rock. No cover. 8pm at Fort George Brewery & Public House in Astoria.

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

ART

Peninsula Clay Artists Show. 10am – 9pm at the Artisan in Ilwaco, WA

HAPPENING

Surf ‘N’ Saddle Junior Rodeo. At the Peninsula Saddle Club in Long Beach, WA 360-642-4459

Beach Belly Dance Festival. Art demonstrations, Belly Dancing, live music, raffle, vendors, door prizes, and more. $7, 10am – 6pm at the Painted Lady Lavendar Farm in Ilwaco, WA.

Astoria Regatta. Music, food, crafts, historic tours, boat races, trolley rides, museum exhibits, History Hunt, Ball, Street Dance & more. At various locations in Astoria. astoriaregatta.com/

Nesika Illahee Pow Wow. At the Pauline Ricks Memorial Pow-Wow Grounds at Government Hill in Siletz. ctsi.nsn.us/chinook-indian-tribe-siletz-heritage/pow-wow/schedule-of-events

OUTSIDE

Seaside Beach Volleyball Tournament. On the beach off of downtown Seaside.

Charity Golf Scramble. At Salishan Golf Resort. FMI 541-996-7102

Oregon Coast Soapbox Derby Rally Race. 8am – 5pm on NE 22 near the Elk’s Lodge in Lincoln City.

THEATER

You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown. Musical. $8 – $23, 7pm at the Coaster Theater in Cannon Beach.

Monday 13

ART

Peninsula Clay Artists Show. 10am – 9pm at the Artisan in Ilwaco, WA

Tuesday 14

MUSIC

Open Jam Hosted by One Way Out. 8:30pm at the Snug Harbor Bar & Grill in Lincoln City.

ART

Peninsula Clay Artists Show. 10am – 9pm at the Artisan in Ilwaco, WA

CINEMA

Galaxy Quest. $2, 11am at the Bijou Theater in Lincoln City.

LITERARY

Author Luncheon. With Karen Karbo and her new book “How Georgia Became O’Keefe.” Includes a catered lunch with the author and a copy of her book. Noon at Beach Books in Seaside. Call 503-738-3500 for reservations.

Wednesday 15

ART

Peninsula Clay Artists Show. 10am – 9pm at the Artisan in Ilwaco, WA

THEATER

You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown. Musical. $8 – $23, 8pm at the Coaster Theater in Cannon Beach.

Thursday 16

MUSIC

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

Johnny Wheels & the Rollers. 9pm at Roadhouse 101 in Lincoln City.

ART

Peninsula Clay Artists Show. 10am – 9pm at the Artisan in Ilwaco, WA

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

LITERARY

Author Appearance. Cheryl Strayed, will read from her book “Wild.” Free, 7pm at the Seaside Library.

THEATER

Shanghaied in Astoria. A musical melodrama. $16 – $20, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown. Musical. $8 – $23, 7:30pm at the Coaster Theater in Cannon Beach.

The Pearl. Mythical Comedy. $8 – $12, 8pm at Theater West in Lincoln City.

Friday 17

MUSIC

Blues & Seafood. Friday Night All Star Jam. $10, 6:30 – 10pm at the Port of Ilwaco, WA bluesandseafood.com/

Jesse Meade. Country/R&B/Soul. 7pm at the Cove @ Night at the Peninsula Golf Course in Long Beach, WA

The Moondoggies. A’cappella/Crunk/Rock. No cover, 7pm at McMenamins Sand Trap in Gearhart.

Mike Strickland Piano Duo. $14, 8pm at the Lincoln City Cultural Center.

ART

Peninsula Clay Artists Show. 10am – 9pm at the Artisan in Ilwaco, WA

HAPPENING

Rockaway Beach Arts & Crafts Fair & Farmers Market. At the Rockaway Beach Wayside.

Corvette Club Car Show. At the Lincoln City Community Center. 541-994-9994

OUTSIDE

Neighbor Brew Tour Golf Tourney. $55/player, cart rental is $15/player. 2pm shotgun start at McMenamins Gearhart Hotel in Gearhart.

Tillamook County Water Trail Dedication. Celebrating a new National Recreation Trail on the Nestucca River Estuary. Meet at 11am at the Pacific City Boat Launch for the dedication ceremony, then join the non-motorized flotilla. Bring your own boat and accessories for a one-hour paddle of the Nestucca Estuary or to reserve a boat go online: http://kayaktillamook.com/content/pages/special-events

THEATER

Shanghaied in Astoria. A musical melodrama. $16 – $20, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

A Week of Augusts. Comedy. $8 – $20, 8pm at the Coaster Theater in Cannon Beach.

The Pearl. Mythical Comedy. $8 – $12, 8pm at Theater West in Lincoln City.

Saturday 18

MUSIC

Let the Music Play. Local bluegrass talent, to upcoming indie-folk artists to alternative rock, new country to the innovative styling and compositions of the Portland Cello Project and Patrick Lamb, there is some music for everyone. An outdoor concert at the Astoria Column. $15 for both days. For more information or for a concert schedule, please visit astoriaparks.com.

Blues & Seafood. $20 – $35, 3 – 10pm at the Port of Ilwaco, WA bluesandseafood.com/

Bluegrass & BBQ. $5 admission, 6 – 10pm at the Nehalem Bay Winery in Mohler.

Joseph Appel. 6 – 8pm at the Pavilion at the Sou’wester Lodge in Seaview, WA.

End of Summer Dance Party. Featuring live ‘80s tunes by Radical Revolution. No cover, 7:30pm at McMenamins Sand Trap in Gearhart.

Benyaro. Acoustic/Indie/Surf. 9pm at the Voodoo Room in Astoria.

The Purple Cats. 9pm at the Snug Harbor Bar & Grill in Lincoln City.

ART

Peninsula Clay Artists Show. 10am – 9pm at the Artisan in Ilwaco, WA

Open Mic & Community Art Project. Includes Live Music, A Family Friendly Community Art Project and an Open-Mic. Free, 5 – 9pm at the Sou’Wester Lodge in Seaview, WA

CINEMA

Some Like it Hot. $2, 11am at the Bijou Theater in Lincoln City.

FOOD & DRINK

Wine Tasting. Youngberg Hill. 1 – 4pm at the Cellar on 10th in Astoria.

Summer Wine Series. Ferraro Cellars. 1 – 5pm at the Wine Shack in Cannon Beach.

Seafood Boil. $60/person, reservations required. 6pm at McMenamins sand Trap in Gearhart. Reservations at specialevents@mcmenamins.com

HAPPENING

A Day in the Park. Featuring live music by Acustica and Jason Lambert, a Saturday Market, games, eating contest, a live raku firing, recreation demos, raffle prizes, a BBQ, and more. Noon – 4pm at Broadway Park in Seaside.

Return of the Saltmakers. Historical Reenactment of the Corps of Discovery salt makers. Free, on the beach at Avenue U in Seaside.

Muttzanita Dog Event. Pet Parade, Pet Fashion & Talent Show, vendors, and more. 10am – 3pm at Four Paws on the Beach and at the beach in Manzanita. For schedule, go to: muttzanita.com/event-schedule/

Rockaway Beach Arts & Crafts Fair & Farmers Market. At the Rockaway Beach Wayside.

United Paws Monthly Adoption Day. This is a great time to stop in and see all the kittens, cats and dogs that need new forever homes. Noon – 3pm at the Tillamook County Fairgrounds.

Cuisin’ the Bay Car Show. In the Historic Taft District in Lincoln City.

Corvette Club Car Show. At the Lincoln City Community Center. 541-994-9994

Psychic Sylvia Browne. 8pm at Chinook Winds in Lincoln City. 888-CHINOOK

LITERARY

Nye Beach Writer’s Series. With poets Leanne Grabel and Steven Sander. The poets will read from their work followed by a Q&A session and open mic.$6, 7pm at the Newport Visual Arts Center.

OUTSIDE

16” Mushball Tournament. At Kirtsis Park in Lincoln City. 503-756-6921

THEATER

Shanghaied in Astoria. A musical melodrama. $16 – $20, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

Arsenic & Old Lace. $8 – $20, 8pm at the Coaster Theater in Cannon Beach.

The Pearl. Mythical Comedy. $8 – $12, 8pm at Theater West in Lincoln City.

Sunday 19

MUSIC

Swingcats. 10am – 3pm at the Astoria Sunday Market.

Let the Music Play. Local bluegrass talent, to upcoming indie-folk artists to alternative rock, new country to the innovative styling and compositions of the Portland Cello Project and Patrick Lamb, there is some music for everyone. An outdoor concert at the Astoria Column. $15 for both days. For more information or for a concert schedule, please visit astoriaparks.com.

Jazz & Oysters. $20. Noon – 7pm at Wilson Field in Ocean Park.

watermusicfestival.com/jazz-and-oysters/

Otis Heat. Zouk. No cover. 8pm at Fort George Brewery & Public House in Astoria.

Cannon & Sloan. 8:30pm at the 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.

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

Rockaway Beach Arts & Crafts Fair & Farmers Market. At the Rockaway Beach Wayside.

HAPPENING

Return of the Salt Makers. Historical Reenactment of the Corps of Discovery salt makers. Free, on the beach at Avenue U in Seaside.

Shanghaied Roller Dolls Inaugural Brawl. Clatsop County’s Flat Track Roller Derby League, will be hosting their first public scrimmage. $10/ person, kids under 10 free. Doors open at 4pm, scrimmage at 5 at the Clatsop County Fairgrounds near Astoria, after party at The Big O Saloon in Olney.

Psychic Sylvia Browne. 8pm at Chinook Winds in Lincoln City. 888-CHINOOK

OUTSIDE

16” Mushball Tournament. At Kirtsis Park in Lincoln City. 503-756-6921

THEATER

Arsenic & Old Lace. $8 – $20, 7pm at the Coaster Theater in Cannon Beach.

Monday 20

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

HAPPENING

Washington State International Kite Festival. At Long Beach, WA

kitefestival.com/kite-festival/

Tuesday 21

MUSIC

Open Jam. Hosted by One Way Out. 8:30pm at the Snug Harbor Bar & Grill in Lincoln City.

CINEMA

Some Like it Hot. $2, 11am at the Bijou Theater in Lincoln City.

HAPPENING

Washington State International Kite Festival. At Long Beach, WA

kitefestival.com/kite-festival/

Wednesday 22

HAPPENING

Washington State International Kite Festival. At Long Beach, WA kitefestival.com/kite-festival/

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

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

Arsenic & Old Lace. $8 – $20, 8pm at the Coaster Theater in Cannon Beach.

Thursday 23

HAPPENING

Washington State International Kite Festival. At Long Beach, WA

kitefestival.com/kite-festival/

DeLake Dance Night. 6:30pm at the Lincoln City Cultural Center.

The Ocean. 9pm at Roadhouse 101 in Lincoln City.

THEATER

Arsenic & Old Lace. $8 – $20, 7:30pm at the Coaster Theater in Cannon Beach.

Shanghaied in Astoria. A musical melodrama. $16 – $20, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

The Pearl. Mythical Comedy. $8 – $12, 8pm at Theater West in Lincoln City.

Friday 24

MUSIC

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

Ian McFeron Band. Americana/Folk Rock/Roots Music. No cover, 7pm at McMenamins Sand Trap in Gearhart.

The Flextones. 9pm at Roadhouse 101 in Lincoln City.

HAPPENING

Washington State International Kite Festival. At Long Beach, WA kitefestival.com/kite-festival/

Old Iron Show. Antique tractors and the people who love them. At the Blue Heron French Cheese Co. in Tillamook.

OUTSIDE

Oregon Tuna Classic. At the Old Mill Marina in Garibaldi. Registration closes on Aug 20. FMI: oregontunaclassic.org/garibaldi.php

THEATER

Shanghaied in Astoria. A musical melodrama. $16 – $20, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown. Musical. $8 – $23, 8pm at the Coaster Theater in Cannon Beach.

The Pearl. Mythical Comedy. $8 – $12, 8pm at Theater West in Lincoln City.

Saturday 25

MUSIC

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

Denise Drake. Folk/Rock/Blues. 7pm at the Cove @ Night at the Peninsula Golf Course in Long Beach, WA

The Ian McFeron Band. Americana/Folk Rock/Roots Music. Free, parking fees may apply. 7pm at Waikiki Beach at Cape Disappointment State Park, WA

Beth Willis Rock Band. 9pm at Roadhouse 101 in Lincoln City.

Tommy Hogan Band. 9pm at the Snug Harbor Bar & Grill in Lincoln City.

FOOD & DRINK

Wine Tasting. Oregon Pinot Noirs. 1 – 4pm at the Cellar on 10th in Astoria

Summer Wine Series. Abacela. 1 – 5pm at the Wine Shack in Cannon Beach.

HAPPENING

Washington State International Kite Festival. At Long Beach, WA

kitefestival.com/kite-festival/

Old Iron Show. Antique tractors and the people who love them. At the Blue Heron French Cheese Co. in Tillamook.

Surf City Classic Car Show. At Chinook Winds in Lincoln City. 888-CHINOOK

LITERARY

Northwest Author Fair. featuring a panel discussion with best-selling author Phillip Margolin at the Bijou Theatre followed by a book signing with 50 authors and artists in the plaza next to Bob’s Beach Books. Free, 9:30am – 2pm in Lincoln City. bobsbeachbooks.net/events/

OUTSIDE

Hood to Coast Run. Race finish with music, beer garden and vendors. On the beach at the Broadway Turnaround in Seaside.

Oregon Tuna Classic. At the Old Mill Marina in Garibaldi. Registration closes on Aug 20. FMI: oregontunaclassic.org/garibaldi.php

THEATER

Shanghaied in Astoria. A musical melodrama. $16 – $20, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown. Musical. $8 – $23, 8pm at the Coaster Theater in Cannon Beach.

The Pearl. Mythical Comedy. $8 – $12, 8pm at Theater West in Lincoln City.

Sunday 26

MUSIC

Salty Dogs. 10am – 3pm at the Astoria Sunday Market.

Sons of Malarkey. Celtic/Folk/Rock. No cover. 8pm at Fort George Brewery & Public House in Astoria.

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

HAPPENING

Washington State International Kite Festival. At Long Beach, WA kitefestival.com/kite-festival/

PNPW Pro Wrestling. $10 – $15, 5 – 8pm at the Astoria Event Center.

Old Iron Show. Antique tractors and the people who love them. At the Blue Heron French Cheese Co. in Tillamook.

Surf City Classic Car Show. At Chinook Winds in Lincoln City. 888-CHINOOK

OUTSIDE

Oregon Tuna Classic. At the Old Mill Marina in Garibaldi. Registration closes on Aug 20. FMI: oregontunaclassic.org/garibaldi.php

THEATER

Shanghaied in Astoria. A musical melodrama. $16 – $20, 2pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

A Week of Augusts. Comedy. $8 – $20, 7pm at the Coaster Theater in Cannon Beach.

Tuesday 28

MUSIC

Open Jam. Hosted by One Way Out. 8:30pm at the Snug Harbor Bar & Grill in Lincoln City.

CINEMA

Close Encounters of the Third Kind. $2, 11am at the Bijou Theater in Lincoln City.

Wednesday 29

THEATER

A Week of Augusts. Comedy. $8 – $20, 8pm at the Coaster Theater in Cannon Beach.

Thursday 30

MUSIC

Street Level Devil. 9pm at Roadhouse 101 in Lincoln City.

THEATER

Shanghaied in Astoria. A musical melodrama. $16 – $20, 7:30pm at the ASOC Playhouse in Astoria.

A Week of Augusts. Comedy. $8 – $20, 7:30pm at the Coaster Theater in Cannon Beach.

The Pearl. Mythical Comedy. $8 – $12, 8pm at Theater West in Lincoln City.