Get Lit at the Beach

Get Lit At The Beach (April 2024) is a unique literary festival that brings together authors and readers to celebrate a mutual love of books and reading. Weekend activities begin with an intimate meet and greet with notable authors  First, there is a Friday night reception.  After the reception, authors read at local venues during the Lit Crawl. Saturday’s events

Puffins Return to Haystack Rock

Haystack Rock is home to the largest on-shore Tufted Puffin population in the continental United States and they are returning now to Cannon Beach. The Puffins are just one more reason to love Cannon Beach. The Tufted Puffin circus — truly,  the group is called a “circus” — spends summers at Haystack Rock.  The birds breed and raise their young

Fat Bike Festival in Cannon Beach

Get on your Fat Bike and Ride! Fat Bike fans can enjoy a weekend of activities and special events at the Cannon Beach Fat Bike Festival.  Highlights include a enjoy a 13- mile beach ride to Hug Point, a Scavenger Hunt around town, and Fat Bike games Tickets must be purchased in advance. For a complete schedule of events and

Memorial Day Weekend

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Summer's coming, kicked off by Memorial Day weekend in Cannon Beach! The three-day weekend starts Friday, May 25 and is highlighted by Memorial Day Monday, May 27.

Cannon Beach Sandcastle Contest

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The 60th Annual Cannon Beach Sandcastle Contest is an Oregon heritage event. Masters, amateurs, and juniors compete on Saturday with the weekend filled with other activities. Details for the 2024 event are coming together. For up-to-date details, click here.

Fireworks-Free in Cannon Beach

  Independence Day is Fireworks-Free in Cannon Beach.    The percussive explosions that produce excitement for many of us can actually cause anxiety for many folks and for  their pets and wildlife.  The litter and debris left by fireworks are also a threat to the delicate ecological system.  So instead, build a bonfire, roast marshmallows and wave a flag to

Labor Day Monday

Labor Day Monday is September 2, winding down the wonderful summer months in Cannon Beach. Enjoy the three-day weekend at Tolovana Inn, marking the national holiday to honor American workers.

Veterans Day Holiday

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Veterans Day is an official United States holiday that honors people who have served in our armed services.  Veterans Day annually falls on November 11.