We are fast approaching the end of summer break for many! Are you wanting to do something fun this weekend with the kids that is local and cheap? Check out these opportunities!
Rockaway Beach Kite Festival
The Rockaway Beach Kite Festival will be held August 17th through August 19th.
This will be the festival's 41st year!
Sponsored by the American Kitefliers Association, the festival will feature a variety of contests, events, and activities. This event is aimed at a wide variety of ages and skill levels, so everything will be a friendly, easy going environment.
Old Iron Show
The Old Iron Show will be held at Blue Heron:
You will be able to enjoy a wide variety of antique vehicles and equipment, as well as blacksmithing demonstrations and old tools!
Local Area Tours by Lower Nehalem Community Trust
Lower Nehalem Community Trust will be hosting a couple tours on Saturday, August 18th.
They will be hosting a Beaver Trails Tour in the morning. Unfortunately, the tour is limited to 15 people and is already filled.
They are also hosting another tour, "Emerald Necklace Tour", from 10am to 1pm (Saturday, August 18th). This tour will bring you along their conservation lands along Nehalem Bay's scenic north edge. They will also bring you along to Elk Meadows.
At the time of writing, there were still spots available, but you must register ahead of time. Click Here to register
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Bluegrass And BBQ!
The Nehalem Bay Winery will be hosting a Bluegrass and BBQ event on Saturday, August 18th from 2p on. The event is free to the public, but items (food, drinks, etc) will be available for purchase. Children are welcome, but must be accompanied by an adult.
Nehalem Bay Winery:
34965 Hwy. 53
Open Mic Night
Art Accelerated will be hosting an Open Mic Night at YoTime in Tillamook from 6:30p to 8p.
Open to writers, musicians, storytellers!