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updated 4/09/2015

 

Ongoing

Guided Walks & Tours
For guided walks, tours and special events in the Cape Perpetua Scenic Area and elsewhere, please visit The Great Outdoors.

Yachats Big Band
Dance to the music of this 17-piece band on the FIRST THURSDAY of each month from 7 pm to 9 pm. Suggested Donation Adults $5.00;  children under 12 free. Held at the Yachats Commons, Hwy 101 and W 4th St. FMI Gary Cleasby, Email, 541-547-3626 . [Map #19]

Business Events:

  • LIVE MUSIC in Restaurants, Cafes & Lounges
  • WINE & BEER TASTINGS, FOOD EVENTS
  • RETREATS, BOOK SIGNINGS, GRAND OPENINGS, ANNIVERSARIES
  • CRAFT SHOWS, FAIRS
  • CLASSES, TRAININGS, MEETINGS...
  • FARMERS MARKET (Sundays, May 18 - Oct 19)

Community Programs:

INTERACTIVE COMMUNITY EVENTS PAGE

YOGA, DANCE and EXERCISE CLASSES  (CLASSES LISTED BELOW)
All Welcome, Yachats Commons. Please, no fragrances. 441 Hwy 101, [#15]

  • TAI CHI PRACTICE: M/W 8-9 am, Rm 3
  • AMRIT YOGA: M/W 7-8 pm, Rm 3. Bring mat/water bottle.
  • EXERCISE CLASS: M/W/F, 10-11 am, MP Rm ($2/class)
  • PING PONG (Open to All): M 7-9 pm, Rm 8
  • COSMIC LOTUS BEGINNING YOGA: T, 5:30-7 pm, Rm 8 (thru Oct 27)
  • QIGONG PRACTICE: W 11 am-12:30 pm, Rm 8

YACHATS YOUTH & FAMILY ACTIVITIES PROGRAM EVENTS
YYFAP is located in the Yachats Commons, [#15] Activities for kids of all ages and their families include Yachats Indoor Park, Preschool, After school and summer programs, classes, community nights, and leadership. FMI, click on the link above, call (541) 547-4599 or Email.

ART IN THE KITCHEN Each Wednesday from 1 to 4 pm. Everyone is invited to paint, sculpt, draw, etc. in the Kitchen (Rm 5) of the Yachats Commmons. You do NOT need to be a member of the Yachats Arts Guild (YAG) to participate. Yachats Commons, Hwy 101 and W 5th St, [#15]

YACHATS LUNCH BUNCH  Ages 55 and up
Last Thursday of each month. Doors open for Socializing at 11:30 pm. Lunch served Noon to 1:00 pm. FMI: (541) 547-4654. Yachats Commons, Hwy 101 and W 5th St, [#15]

OPEN MIC NIGHT Third Sundays - music, poetry and performances held from 7 to 9 p.m. inside the Green Salmon Coffee Shoppe, 220 Hwy 101. [#24]

NON-DENOMINATIONAL MEDITATION Every Wednesday from 7-8 pm at the Little Log Church, 328 W 3rd St. [#20]. All are welcome to come experience the restorative powers of this peace-filled quiet time. FMI please call Mary Crook, 541-547-4547

WOMEN'S CIRCLES & MEN'S FELLOWSHIP BREAKFAST
FMI, see Yachats Community Presbyterian Church, [#13].

CITY MEETINGS: Meeting Times of City Council & City Commissions. Yachats City Hall, [#15].

 

YACHATS EVENTS

updated 4/9/2015

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April 2015
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Ongoing Live Music in Pubs, Lounges, Cafes
Ongoing Wine Tastings

April 3, 2015
Friday 6:30 pm
Yachats Commons, W 5th & Hwy 101, [#15]

TOWARD A NATURAL FOREST - AN EVENING WITH JIM FURNISH
Jim Furnish, former Deputy Chief of the US Forest Service, will present excerpts from his newly published memoir, Toward a Natural Forest: The Forest Service in Transition, which explores the tumultuous transition he experienced within the federal agency charged with balancing management on National Forests across the country. The evening will include a screening of Seeing the Forest, a 30-minute documentary by Alan Honick of Seattle, chronicling how the Siuslaw National Forest survived after the spotted owl crisis. The evening will be Moderated by Paul Engelmeyer of the Audubon Society.

April 4, 2015
Saturday, 10:00 am
Yachats Community Presbyterian Church, 360 W 7th St, [#13]
ANNUAL EASTER EGG HUNT
Bring your children and join us for prizes and Easter Egg Baskets!
All are welcome.

April 10, 2015
Friday, 7:30 pm
Yachats Commons Auditorium, Hwy 101 & W 5th St, [#15]
YACHATS GOES WILD
A revue that will tickle your funny bone, beverage and a bevy of desserts - all for $15. Songs, music, skits, and just plain nonsense will be the highlights of the evening. This is a fundraiser for stage curtains and rigging at the Yachats Commons presented by One of Us Productions and Friends of the Yachats Commons. Visit One of Us Production's Facebook page for more information.

April 11, 2015
Saturday, 2:00 pm
Yachats Commons Auditorium, Hwy 101 & W 5th St, [#15]
YYFAP TALENT SHOW
This is the 14th annual Talent Show of the Yachats Youth & Family Activities Program. Past crowd-pleasing acts have included magic tricks, skits, tap, juggling, ballet, and music of all kinds. Family acts are included and especially encouraged. FMI: (541) 547-4599.

April 12, 2015
Sunday 2:00 pm
Yachats Commons, W 5th & Hwy 101, [#15]

McCALLANDIA, A book reading by author BILL HALL
Lincoln County Commissioner and author Bill Hall will read from his novel set in an alternate history where President Nixon appointed Tom McCall as Vice President in 1973 instead of Gerald Ford, leading to McCall becoming the 38th President. Governor McCall is best known for making Oregon beaches open to the public. There is no charge for this presentation. A $5.00 donation will help cover publicity expenses. Sponsored by The Yachats Academy of Arts and Sciences. FMI: yachatsacademy.org, GoYachats.com, or 541-961-6695.

April 22, 2015   EARTH DAY

May 2015
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Ongoing Live Music in Pubs, Lounges, Cafes
Farmers' Market, Sundays 9 to 2 (May 17)
Crafts on the Coast Spring Arts Fair (May 23-24)
Ongoing Wine Tastings

May 1-17, 2015
May 1, Dinner Theater fundraiser for the YYFAP
May 2-17, 7:30 Friday/Saturday, 2:00 pm Sunday
Yachats Commons Auditorium, Hwy 101 & W 5th St, [#15]
SORDID LIVES
A comedy brought to you by One of Us Productions. Visit One of Us Production's Facebook page for more information.

May 22, 2015
Friday, 7 pm
Yachats Community Presbyterian Church, 360 W 7th St, [#13]
OREGON COAST CHAMBER ORCHESTRA SPRING CONCERT
All tickets are $10 for adults, (children and students free). Tickets are available at Mari's Books in Yachats, Newport Performing Arts Center, Umpqua Bank in Reedsport, the Oregon Pacific Bank in Florence and at the door. See you there!

May 23, 2015
Saturday 11 am - 3 pm
Yachats Commons, Hwy 101 and W 4th St, [#15]
Yachats Ladies Club
MEMORIAL DAY PIE & ICE CREAM SOCIAL
Pies, Pies, Pies!..Yachats Ladies Club pie socials are famous for their astounding variety of delicious pies. Each slice is a generous 6th of a pie and costs $3.50. Add a scoop of ice cream for an additional fifty cents. A variety of beverages will also be sold. Come early for the best selection and before the pie is gone!

May 24, 2015
Sunday 7:30 - 11:30 am
Yachats Lions Hall, W 4th & Pontiac, [#19]
YACHATS LIONS PANCAKE BREAKFAST
All you can eat pancakes with eggs over easy, choice of sausage or ham, milk, tea or coffee. Donations will be accepted. All proceeds go to support local nonprofit organizations. Sponsored by the Yachats Lions Club. FMI: Secretary Max Glenn 541-547-5171, or Email.

May 30, 2015
Friday 6:30 pm
Yachats Commons, W 5th & Hwy 101, [#15]

CIVIL AND HUMAN RIGHTS STRUGGLES IN APPALACHIA
presented by Max Glenn

From organizing grassroots folks to participate in decision making, developing economic alternatives and lobbying in Washington DC and state legislatures, Glenn will share his firsthand experiences. Rev. Glenn was intimately involved in the Appalachian struggles for human and civil rights in the early 1960s; the desegregation of public schools in the 1970s; and the 1980s Family Farm Crisis. A $5. donation will help cover publicity expenses. Sponsored by Yachats Academy of Arts & Sciences. FMI: yachatsacademy.org, GoYachats.com, or 541-961-6695.

June 2015
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Yachats Farmers' Market, Sundays 9-2
Yachats Fireworks Beer Dinner at the Drift Inn
Ongoing Live Music in Pubs, Lounges, Cafes
Ongoing Wine Tastings

June 6, 2015
Saturday, hours TBA
Cape Perpetua Visitor Center, (3 mi S of Yachats)
Yachats Commons, 441 Hwy 101 [#15]
NATIONAL TRAILS DAY
Stay posted for more information.

June 2015 date TBA
Saturday
9 am - 4 pm Plant Sale
8:30 am Doors open for Flower Show
Seal Rock Garden Club, next to Seal Rock Fire Station
E of Hwy 101 about 14 miles North of Yachats
SEAL ROCK FLOWER SHOW & PLANT SALE
Floral arrangements featuring local plant material. An extravanganza of member grown coastal plants. Raffle and bouquets for sale.

June 14, 2015
World Wide Knitting in Public Day

Sunday, 11 am - 2 pm
(during the Farmers' Market)
Yachats Commons benches by the outdoor Flag Pole [#15]
YARN OVER YACHATS
The World Wide Knitting in Public (WWKIP) event comes to Yachats for a fourth year. On "THE DAY" in Yachats knitters will gather and do their craft in public in front of the Yachats Commons on benches by the flag pole. Everyone is welcome. (Knitters and observers will move inside the Commons building in inclement weather.)

July 2015
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Ongoing Live Music in Pubs, Lounges, Cafes
July 4 - la de da Parade and Festivities
Yachats Farmers' Market, Sundays 9-2
Ongoing Wine Tastings

July 2-5, 2015
Thursday through Sunday. Times TBA
Yachats Commons, Rm 8, Hwy 101 & W 4th, [#15]
YACHATS ARTS GUILD ANNUAL GALLERY
Nearly 30 coast artists will display their work in oils, watercolors, photography, acrylics, pen and ink, wood and other media. Please watch the guild's web site and Facebook pages for more information as the dates near.

July 3, 2015
Friday pm (8 mi N of Yachats)
FIREWORKS IN WALDPORT
Celebrate Waldport's Centennial and enjoy a fabulous display of fireworks over Alsea Bay beginning at dusk. You'll find plenty of sandy beach to enjoy the view. Park at Patterson State Park or park in Waldport to view the festivities from the Historic Alsea Bay Bridge Interpretive Center or along Keady Wayside. Arrive early and build a sand castle, catch Dungeness crab in Alsea Bay, search for sand dollars along miles of sandy beach, toast marshmallows over a bonfire, ride a green bike and then, by all means enjoy the fireworks! FMI, please visit the Waldport Chamber.

July 4, 2015
Saturday 7:30 - 11:30 am
Yachats Lions Hall, W 4th & Pontiac, [#19]
YACHATS LIONS PANCAKE BREAKFAST
All you can eat pancakes with eggs over easy, choice of sausage or ham, milk, tea or coffee. Donations will be accepted. All proceeds benefit local nonprofit organizations. Sponsored by the Yachats Lions Club. FMI: Secretary Max Glenn 541-547-5171, or Email.

July 4, 2015
Saturday 11 am - 3 pm
Yachats Commons, Hwy 101 and W 4th St, [#15]
Yachats Ladies Club
JULY 4 PIE & ICE CREAM SOCIAL
Pies, Pies, Pies!..Yachats Ladies Club pie socials are famous for their astounding variety of delicious pies. Each slice is a generous 6th of a pie and costs $3.50. Add a scoop of ice cream for an additional fifty cents. A variety of beverages will also be sold. Come early for the best selection and before the pie is gone!

July 4, 2015
Saturday 12 Noon - la de da Parade
All Day Festivities followed by Spectacular Fireworks Show at Sundown
YACHATS la de da PARADE (20th anniversary!)
All Day Festivities & FIREWORKS SHOW

Wacky, whimsical, low-tech fun, the Yachats la de da Parade, sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce, begins at noon. Before and after the parade explore the town to enjoy special treats and great food, games, art and live music. Find a place on the beach by the mouth of the Yachats River to watch the afternoon Duck Race. Later, from the same beach or from almost anywhere downtown watch Spectacular Fireworks at Sundown over the Yachats bay! [Flyer]

JOIN THE 20TH ANNIVERSARY PARADE!: [Parade Rules & Application]

Stay posted for the full day's program. It will be similar to the program in [2014]

July 4-5, 2015
Times TBA
Alsea Bay Bridge Interpretive Center, S end of the Waldport Bridge
8 miles N of Yachats
CLAM-A-RAMA
Check tide times for this weekend. Licenses required (available on site). Trophies awarded each day for (1) largest family group participating (2) Largest Clam (3) Oldest participant (4) Youngest participant. Get here early for loads of fun with hands-on instructions and guidance from Ranger Cameron ("Clamron"). Sponsored by Waldport Chamber of Commerce. FMI: 541-563-2002.

July 10-12, 2015
Yachats Presbyterian Church, 360 W 7th St, [#13]
35th ANNUAL YACHATS MUSIC FESTIVAL
Don't miss this best kept secret on the Oregon Coast! For the 35th year, Yachats has the privilege of hosting internationally acclaimed artists of FOUR SEASONS. This magnificent music festival includes 3 days of cameo performances by 20 to 25 major classical artists. Individual concerts are set for 8 p.m. on Friday, Saturday & Sunday, and at 2 p.m. for a Sunday matinee. Tickets will be available online at Brown Paper Tickets as the date nears. FMI, please call (510) 845-4444. [2014 Concert Program: Media Release] (PDF)

Aug 2015
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Ongoing Live Music in Pubs, Lounges, Cafes
Yachats Farmers' Market, Sundays 9-2
Ongoing Wine Tastings

August 1-2, 2015
Saturday 10 am-7 pm
Sunday 9 am -5 pm
Yachats Commons, Hwy 101 and W 5th St, [#15]
PATHWAYS TO TRANSFORMATION
Holistic Health, Psychics and Crafts Fair. Features over 60 booths and 25 seminars with topics covering health, well-being and spiritual development. A small Weekend Pass Donation includes all the seminars. Children 12 and under are free. The Fair Cafe will serve lunch and snacks. FMI: (541) 547-4664. Sponsored by Chuckling Cherubs.

August 23, 2015
Sunday, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Yachats River Valley Rd
Sponsored by Forks Farm Flowers, [#36]
YACHATS RIVER VALLEY FARM TOUR
The Yachats River Valley Farm Tour is Free and open to the public. Meet "up the river folks" who are using their land to raise anything from llamas to edible flowers. Visit up to seven farms, survey the operations and purchase locally produced products, including honey, vegetables, herbs and more... Stay posted for complete 2015 tour information. Here's a look at last year's tour.

August 28 - September 19, 2015
Performances on Friday, Saturday, Sunday. Times TBA
Yachats Commons Auditorium, Hwy 101 & W 5th St, [#15]
NUNSENSE
A musical brought to you by One of Us Productions. Stay tuned for more info.

September 2015
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Ongoing Live Music in Pubs, Lounges, Cafes
Yachats Farmers' Market, Sundays 9-2
Ongoing Wine Tastings

September 4-7, 2015
Friday through Monday. Times TBA
Yachats Commons, Rm 8, Hwy 101 & W 4th, [#15]
YACHATS ARTS GUILD ANNUAL GALLERY
Nearly 30 coast artists will display their work in oils, watercolors, photography, acrylics, pen and ink, wood and other media. Please watch the guild's web site and Facebook pages for more information as the dates near.

September 5, 2015
Saturday 11 am - 3 pm
Yachats Commons, Hwy 101 and W 4th St, [#15]
Yachats Ladies Club
LABOR DAY PIE & ICE CREAM SOCIAL
Pies, Pies, Pies!..Yachats Ladies Club pie socials are famous for their astounding variety of delicious pies. Each slice is a generous 6th of a pie and costs $3.50. Add a scoop of ice cream for an additional fifty cents. A variety of beverages will also be sold. Come early for the best selection and before the pie is gone!

September 5-6, 2015
Kite Flying on the beach at Yachats Ocean Rd State Park [#39]
SKY CANDY - YACHATS KITE FLYING WEEKEND
Bring your kites and join the fun! [Photos][You Tube Clip]

September 6, 2015
Sunday 7:30 - 11:30 am
Yachats Lions Hall, W 4th & Pontiac, [#19]
YACHATS LIONS PANCAKE BREAKFAST
All you can eat pancakes with eggs over easy, choice of sausage or ham, milk, tea or coffee. Donations will be accepted. All proceeds go to support local nonprofit organizations. Sponsored by the Yachats Lions Club. FMI: Secretary Max Glenn 541-547-5171, or Email.

September 11-13, 2015
Friday, 3 pm to Sunday, 11 am
Held at the Yachats Inn (lawn and Tea Room) [#34]
FALL BLUES CAR SHOW & SHINE
Registration is for 1973 (and older) Cars & Pick Ups and is open to the public. Check-in for show registrants is Friday afternoon from 3-7 pm and Saturday morning from 8am-12Noon. After dinner on Saturday night there will be a dance with live music by The Purple Cats and The Rose City Cats from 8 pm until..? FMI visit Web site / Facebook.

September 19, 2015
Saturday 10 am - 1 pm
Register/pick up bags at the Visitors Center, 241 Hwy 101, [#21]
GREAT OREGON FALL BEACH CLEAN UP
Your opportunity to help keep Oregon's beautiful beaches clean. Come to the Yachats Visitors Center to register and pick up your bags. FMI: (541) 547-3530, 1-800-929-0477. Find the Yachats Visitors Center in the center of town next door to Yachats Village Market. This semiannual coast clean-up is sponsored by SOLV.

September 26, 2015
Saturday, Waldport and Yachats
OREGON COAST GRAVEL EPIC
The Oregon Coast Gravel Epic offers riders seeking an unvarnished challenge a full day of adventure in the Siuslaw National Forest on the central Oregon Coast. This event is being produced in cooperation with the cities of Waldport and Yachats with support from Travel Oregon. The ride showcases the raw beauty of ancient Siuslaw National Forest scenery and rural coastal communities. This is one of the crown jewels of the Oregon Triple Crown Series of premier and challenging racing and recreational riding events.

October 2015
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Ongoing Live Music in Pubs, Lounges, Cafes
Yachats Farmers' Market, Sundays 9-2 through Oct 18
Ongoing Wine Tastings

October 4, 2015
Sunday, 3:00 pm
Little Log Church grounds, W 3rd & Pontiac, [#20]
BLESSING OF THE ANIMALS
Bring your animals, large and small! This annual blessing is presided over by the Rev. Mary Crook and is sponsored by the Little Log Church.

October 16-18, 2015
Friday 5 pm - Sunday 5 pm
Yachats Commons, About Town and Cape Perpetua
16th Annual YACHATS VILLAGE MUSHROOM FEST
Experience delectable wild forest mushroom cuisine, culinary markets, cooking demonstrations, wine and beer tasting, and live music. In addition, you're guaranteed a FUN time learning all about mushrooms, the role of fungi in forest ecology, how to grow your own culinary mushrooms, and much more. We are honored to have a phenomenal team of educators join this festival annually to give talks, lead mushroom walks, and provide exhibits and workshops. Stay posted for the 2015 schedule. (It will be similar to the 2014 schedule) FMI Email.

November 2015
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Ongoing Live Music in Pubs, Lounges, Cafes
Ongoing Wine Tastings

November 13-15, 2015
Yachats Commons, Hwy 101 & W 4th St, [#15]
RAINSPOUT MUSIC FESTIVAL 
A celebration of Celtic and Bluegrass music. Join us November 13,14,15 for a weekend of concerts, workshops, jam sessions and ceilis. This festival emerges from the Yachats Celtic Music Festival (2000-2014) and is charting a new course in 2015. Stay posted for program and tickets information.

THANKSGIVING THRU NEW YEAR'S
YACHATS WINTER CELEBRATION CALENDAR
The village is lit up & dressed in holiday cheer and offers a month long series of holiday music, food and cultural events. Please stay posted for the 2015 calendar, which will be similar to the one for 2014.

December 2015
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Ongoing Live Music in Pubs, Lounges, Cafes
Wine Tastings on Weekends
Christmas Eve Party and Dinners; Christmas Day Buffet
New Year's Eve Dinners, Live Music, Masked Party

THANKSGIVING THRU NEW YEAR'S
YACHATS WINTER CELEBRATION CALENDAR
The village is lit up & dressed in holiday cheer and offers a month long series of holiday music, food and cultural events. Please stay posted for the 2015 calendar, which will be similar to the one for 2014.

December 2015 dates TBA
Friday, 7:00 pm
Yachats Community Presbyterian Church, 360 W 7th St, [#13]
OREGON COAST CHAMBER ORCHESTRA FALL CONCERT
Tickets will be available at Mari's Books, Hwy 101 & W 3rd in Yachats, Newport Performing Arts Center, Umpqua Bank in Reedsport, and the Oregon Pacific Bank in Florence. Tickets will also be available at the door.

December 5-6, 2015
Saturday 10 am - 3 pm (lunch offered 11 am - 2 pm)
Sunday 10 am - 3 pm (no lunch available)
YLC Clubhouse, 286 W 3rd St, Yachats, [#20]
Yachats Ladies Club
88th Annual CHRISTMAS BAZAAR
Crafts made by Ladies Club members include knit items, aprons, quilts, afghans, wall hangings, home decor, table runners, pot holders, potato bakers, casserole carriers, bake sale table, gift baskets and much more. Lunch on Saturday with famous Ladies Club Pies. Quilt raffle drawing at 2:00 on Sunday. FMI Sandy Dunn, Yachats Ladies Club President, (541) 547-3205.

December 2015 date TBA
7 pm - Little Log Church Museum, W 3rd & Pontiac
7:30 pm - Yachats Ladies Clubhouse, W 3rd & Pontiac, [#20]
Admission is Free.
30th annual
WINTER CELEBRATION OPENING CEREMONY
WITH THE SWEET ADELINES

The Opening Ceremony presented by Mary Claire Crook is held at the Little Log Church Museum and is sponsored by the Yachats Area Chamber of Commerce. The Opening Ceremony is followed by a performance by the Sweet Adelines at the Yachats Ladies Clubhouse with refreshements provided by the Yachats Ladies Club.

December 2015 date TBA
Saturday 2:00 - 4:00 pm
Yachats Commons, Hwy 101 & W 4th St [#15]
PACIFIC WIND ENSEMBLE
This is an annual concert of the Pacific Wind Ensemble. Admission is $5. Contributions to Lincoln County Food Share are welcome. FMI, contact Eric Bigler, 541-563-7642 or Email.

December 12-13 and
December 19-20, 2015

Saturdays and Sundays 4 - 7 pm
18th Annual
HECETA LIGHTSTATION
VICTORIAN CHRISTMAS OPEN HOUSE

The Queen Ann style Keeper's House will be decorated with Victorian flourishes inside and out. Enjoy warm drinks and treats and performances by local musicians. Santa Claus will be there, and there will be a holiday raffle with great prizes from local businesses. Shuttle service will be offered from Heceta Head Lighstation State Scenic Area parking lot to the front door. Or bring warm, rainproof clothing and a flashlight and enjoy a beautiful walk up from the parking lot/beach. The parking fee is $3 or present your Oregon Coast Passport. FMI: (541) 547-3696. The lightstation is located just 14 miles south of Yachats.

THANKSGIVING THRU NEW YEAR'S
YACHATS WINTER CELEBRATION CALENDAR
Please stay posted for the 2015 calendar, which will be similar to the one for 2014.

January 2016
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Ongoing Live Music in Pubs, Lounges, Cafes
Ongoing Wine Tastings

January 1, 2016
Friday, 10 am - 1 pm
Meet at the Yachats Commons, Hwy 101 & W 4th St, [#15]
6th Annual NEW YEAR'S PEACE WALK
Start the new year on the right foot! Join the Yachats Trails Committee and fellow trekkers for an invigorating 6-mile round trip walk from the Commons to the Amanda trail and statue where the group will offer blessings for peace in the New Year. Hikers will then be invited to walk or shuttle back to the Commons for refreshments and to collect a commemorative Peace Hike button. In the event of heavy rain or wind, a shorter hike on an alternative route will take place. Dress for changeable weather, wear sturdy shoes and bring walking sticks if you have them. The hike will be on both paved and narrow dirt trail surfaces with some stairs and moderate inclines. FMI, contact Lauralee Svendsgaard at 541.547.3640 or Email.

January 16-17, 2016
Saturday and Sunday
10 am-4 pm, Yachats Commons, Hwy 101 & W 4th, [#15]
5th Annual YACHATS AGATE FESTIVAL
The village gem invites you to the 5th annual Yachats Agate Festival and Gem-Mineral-Fossil Show. The festival weekend will feature spectacular displays as well as family friendly learning opportunities for all ages. There will be special guest speakers and the Oregon Coast Agate Club will also be joining in with demonstrations and club displays. Presented by Planet Yachats and sponsored by the Yachats Area Chamber of Commerce. Stay posted for 2016 details.
FMI: see 2015 Media Release.

January 30, 2016
Saturday
12:30 pm seating at the Yachats Commons [#15]
4:00 pm seating at the Yachats Commons (groups of 6 or more only) [#15]
4:00 pm seating at the Yachats Lions Club [#19]
YACHATS LIONS ANNUAL CRAB FEED
Until the food is gone! All you can eat crab with garlic bread, cole slaw, baked beans, and choice of coffee or soda. Stay posted for 2016 details. FMI: see 2015 Media Release, Email.

February 2015
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Ongoing Live Music in Pubs, Lounges, Cafes
Ongoing Wine Tastings
Valentine's Dinners and Packages

February 6-9, 2016
Saturday-Tuesday, About Town
MARDI GRAS IN YACHATS
This event kicks off Saturday with Gumbo and other New Orleans style food at village eateries, a starlight parade (weather permitting) and a family dance. Stay posted for additional information as the dates near.

February 2016 date TBA
Yachats Commons Auditorium, Hwy 101 & W 5th St, [#15]
LITTLE SWEETHEARTS VALENTINE'S DANCE
Do you have a little sweetheart? Well, Yachats Youth & Family Activities Program is hosting their 4th annual child/adult family dance for little Valentines. Mother/Son, Father/Daughter or any couple combination of friends and family young and old. FMI: 541-547-4599.

February 14, 2016
Sunday, times TBA
Little Log Church, W 3rd & Pontiac, [#20]
St Valentine's
WEDDING VOW RENEWAL CEREMONY
An annual Celebration of Renewal and Commitment sponsored by the Little Log Church. This is an opportunity for couples to renew their vows in a group setting. Married and unmarried committed couples are invited to attend. There will be two ceremonies. Please stay posted for times and additional information as the date nears. FMI contact (541) 547-4547, (541) 547-3976.

March 2016
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Ongoing Live Music in Pubs, Lounges, Cafes
Ongoing Wine Tastings

March 2016 date TBA
Friday, 7 pm
Yachats Community Presbyterian Church, 360 W 7th St, [#13]
OREGON COAST CHAMBER ORCHESTRA WINTER CONCERT
All tickets are $10 for adults, (children and students free). Tickets will be available at Mari's Books in Yachats, Newport Performing Arts Center, Umpqua Bank in Reedsport, the Oregon Pacific Bank in Florence and at the door. See you there!

March 19-20, 2016
Saturday 10 am - 5 pm
Sunday 10 am - 4 pm
Yachats Commons, W 5th & Hwy 101, [#15]

46th Annual
ORIGINAL YACHATS ARTS & CRAFTS FAIR

The Yachats Original Arts & Crafts Fair includes 65 Pacific Northwest artists and crafters selected for the superb quality of their art. Media include original paintings; handcrafted jewelry; art glass; pottery; furniture; water features; woodwork and mixed media; clay vessels; sculpture; stained glass; ceramic tiles; natural fiber textiles; screen prints; photography; gourmet spice and food products; natural bath products; recycled garden art; toys and more. The variety of arts and crafts here allows something for every pocketbook and interest. FMI, Email, (541) 547-3530, 1-800-929-0477.

March 19-20, 2016 (and March 26-27)
Saturday & Sunday 10 am - 3 pm
Luncheon on Saturday 11 am - 2 pm
YLC Clubhouse, W 3rd and Pontiac, [#20]
Yachats Ladies Club's
14th Annual SPRING CRAFT BAZAAR & SATURDAY LUNCHEON
Quality handcrafted items by Ladies Club Members and Saturday Luncheon with Pie/beverage option. Handcrafted items include knit items, aprons, quilts, afghans, wall hangings, home decor, table runners, pot holders, potato bakers, casserole carriers, bake sale table, gift baskets and much more. Lunch on Saturday with famous Ladies Club Pies. Fundraiser for the Yachats Ladies Club. FMI Sandy Dunn, Yachats Ladies Club President, (541) 547-3205.

March 20, 2016
Sunday 7:30 - 11:30 am
Yachats Lions Hall, W 4th & Pontiac, [#19]
YACHATS LIONS PANCAKE BREAKFAST
All you can eat pancakes with eggs over easy, choice of sausage or ham, milk, tea or coffee. Bring the entire family and join the fun. Donations will be accepted. All proceeds go to support local nonprofit organizations. FMI: Secretary Max Glenn 541-547-5171, or Email.

March 20-26, 2016
10 am - 1 pm
SPRING WHALE WATCH WEEK
Whale watch interpreters at Cape Perpetua Visitors' Center and Cook's Chasm. FMI: Morris Grover, (541) 765-3304, Email.
Also see the Yachats Beach Blog on Whale Watching.

March 25-26, 2016
Friday and Saturday 10 am - 4 pm
Yachats Commons Auditorium, Hwy 101 & W 5th St, [#15]
FRIENDS OF THE YACHATS LIBRARY ANNUAL BOOK SALE
Mountains of quality used books for sale, including fiction, non-fiction and children's books, as well as audio and video offerings. Hardbacks / Softcovers $1 ea. / Paperbacks 0.50 ea. 2nd day Grocery Bag Special $3/bag. Rarer books, signed copies, coffee table books, as priced. FMI: (541) 547-3741.

March 26-27, 2016 (also scheduled on March 19-20; see above)
Saturday & Sunday 10 am - 3 pm
Luncheon on Saturday 11 am - 2 pm
YLC Clubhouse, W 3rd and Pontiac, [#20]
Yachats Ladies Club's
14th Annual SPRING CRAFT BAZAAR & SATURDAY LUNCHEON
Quality handcrafted items by Ladies Club Members and Saturday Luncheon with Pie/beverage option. Handcrafted items include knit items, aprons, quilts, afghans, wall hangings, home decor, table runners, pot holders, potato bakers, casserole carriers, bake sale table, gift baskets and much more. Luncheon with famous Ladies Club Pies. Fundraiser for the Yachats Ladies Club. FMI Sandy Dunn, Yachats Ladies Club President, (541) 547-3205.

March 2016 date TBA
Saturday 10 am - 1 pm
Register/pick up bags at the Visitors Center, 241 Hwy 101, [#21]
GREAT OREGON SPRING BEACH CLEAN UP
Your opportunity to help keep Oregon's beautiful beaches clean. Come to the Yachats Visitors Center to register and pick up your bags. FMI: (541) 547-3530, 1-800-929-0477. Find the Yachats Visitors Center in the center of town next door to Yachats Village Market. This semiannual coast clean-up is sponsored by SOLVE.



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Events at the Yachats Commons: (541) 547-4734
Go Yachats Interactive Community Calendar
Yachats Youth Activities Program: (541) 547-4599
OCCA's Arts and Entertainment on the Coast
Waldport Chamber of Commerce
Port of Alsea
Newport Chamber of Commerce
Newport Seafood & Wine Festival-[Feb.] 1-800-COAST44, (541) 265-8801
Jazz At Newport [Oct.] 1-888-701-7123 or (541) 265-2787
Newport's Annual Oyster Cloyster- [Nov.] (541) 574-7131
Newport Performing Arts Center: (541) 265-2787
Newport Visual Arts Center: (541) 265-6540
Newport's Historic Nye Beach Area
Oregon Coast Aquarium
Hatfield Marine Science Center
Yaquina Bay Light Station &
Yaquina Head Lighthouse & Natural Area
Chinook Winds Casino and Convention Center [Lincoln City]:
1-888-MAIN ACT; FASTIXX Outlet: 1-800-922-TIXX
Oregon Coast History Center
Lincoln County
Florence Chamber of Commerce
Florence Annual Events: (541) 997-3128
Florence Events Center: 1-888-968-4086; (541) 997-1994
Three Rivers Casino, [Florence]
Central Oregon Coast Association
Oregon Coast Visitors' Association: 1-888-628-2101;
(541) 574-2679
Oregon Tourism Commission

 

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