Annual Kite Festival at Port of Brookings-Harbor
|Nature’s Coastal Holiday Annual Festival of Lights 2018 | Located at Azalea State Park, Brookings, Oregon. The BEST Christmas Light Show on the Southern Oregon Coast. November 23rd, 2018 – Opening Night! 5-9 p.m. Then nightly 5-9 p.m. through December 28th. Help raise funds to improve Azalea Park. Nature’s Coastal Holiday will match dollar for dollar all funds raised from The Great Holiday Hoopla Giveaway up to $25,000! GRAND PRIZE Deluxe Disneyland Vacation | Runner up, 55″ Samsung UHD TV from Fred Meyer. For more information, visit their website at NaturesCoastalHoliday.com or on facebook, or call at (541) 661-0696.|
|Wild Rivers Mushroom Annual Festival, November 3 – 4, 2018 at Brookings Chetco Activity Center, 550 Chetco Avenue. 10:00 a.m. -4:00 p.m. both days. Over 200 Varieties of Locally Harvested Wild Mushrooms on Display Throughout the Two-Day Festival. Workshops – Speakers – Field Forays Gourmet Mushroom Dishes – Door Prizes – Silent Auction Vendors – Food – Brew. Vendors will be selling all manner of fungi-related products – including fresh edible mushrooms. Local restaurants and breweries will be offering mushroom-themed meals and spirits all weekend long. Contact Chetco Activity Center for further information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (541) 661-1385 or visit their Website.|
|Saturday Market @ the Port of Brookings-Harbor on the boardwalk | Saturdays starting June 2nd through October 13, 2018
One of the most beautiful outdoor markets in the pacific northwest, right here on the Wild Rivers Coast. Saturday’s Market at the Port of Brookings is a fantastic way to sell your goods during the Southern Oregon Coast busiest season. We’re expanding the party with live music, food, beer vendors and games until 8 p.m. Saturday. Contact Chetco Brewing Company for further information, email email@example.com or call (541) 661-5347 or visit them on facebook.
|Salmon Famine ’18 Labor Day Weekend September 1, 2, 10:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Located at Port of Brookings-Harbor on the waterfront boardwalk. There’s a party going on to help send good, replenishing vibes to our salmon! Come enjoy shopping, beer, food, games, contests, local and regional artisans, live entertainment Saturday and Sunday; featuring CiC the Band, Tiger Lily,and more. Plus a Cornhole Tournament 2 p.m. Saturday! You can also discuss Fish Fate with the pros and why it matters.
|Azalea Festival May 26, 27, 28 2018 | The theme for the 2018 Azalea Festival is “Another Day in Paradise” Since 1943, this Brookings coastal springtime celebration has featured a parade, carnival, street fair, 10k run, car show, bonsai exhibit, regional art shows, quilt and crafts exhibits, Coast Guard demonstration and live music.The festival celebrates the blooming azaleas that beautify Azalea Park from April until June. Annually, Memorial Day weekend. It is estimated that 12,000 people will attend this year’s event. For info: Brookings-Harbor Chamber of Commerce, PO Box 940, Brookings, OR 97415. Phone: (800) 535-9469. Fax: (541) 469-4094. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: https://brookingsharborchamber.com/ or facebook page.|
|Banana Belt Fat Bike Festival August 4, 2018
The Banana Belt Fat Bike Festival is a family friendly weekend celebration of the Southern Oregon Coast & Fat Bikes! We are highlighting the newest South Coast Fat Bike Maps and celebrating the love Oregon has for its beaches, bikes, and beer! Price of registration includes all Fat Bike Beach activities, Hot Dogs @ beach, event T-shirt, your first beverage from Arch Rock Brewing at the after party, and live band from 2-6 p.m. For further information visit their website at bikegoldbeach.com or phone (541) 270-7969.
|Festival of ART in Stout Park August 4 & 5, 2018 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. both days. Located at 433 Oak Street in Brookings | Sponsored by Pelican Bay Arts Association
More than 80 Artists & Artisans offering a wide variety of treasures to keep or gift.
Also at the Festival:
Kids’ Art Zone
For further information visit their website at pelicanbayartsassociation.org or phone (541) 469-1807.
|“Rock The Chetco” is an annual all-inclusive community event providing music, food, beverage, fun & games for the entire community in cooperation with the City of Brookings & the Azalea Festival. Attend this 3 day party Memorial Weekend with Live Music, artisan market, kids games, cardboard boat regatta, foosball tournament, cornhole tournament and more!
May 26, 27, 28 2018 Kite Field at Port of Brookings-Harbor. Contact Rock the Chetco at (541) 661-5347 for further information or visit them on facebook.
|July 4th at the Port of Brookings-Harbor
Make July 4th a special day, we have combined the Funky Foot Race/Kids Boardwalk Dash with the Bluegrass on the Boardwalk event. The day will begin with a NEW addition of a half marathon at 8 a.m., 5k and 10k at 9 a.m. and the Kids Boardwalk Dash at 10:30 a.m. The Boardwalk Dash will be broken up into two groups, children ages 3-6 and 7-10. This is an action-packed fun run/walk for the entire family. Along the course there will be two local bands and water stations will be plentiful along the course. Directly following the Boardwalk Dash will be the awards ceremony and plenty of great give a ways! These will be awarded to the participants of the fun runs. You will not want to miss this opportunity to win great prizes, including cash! This is a day packed full of entertainment and fun for everyone to enjoy. There is no admission into the Festival. We look forward to sharing the July 4th holiday with everyone and we will see you at the Port! For info: Port of Brookings-Harbor, Lower harbor Road. Phone: (541) 469-2218. Visit them on facebook.
|Kite Festival July 20, 21 2019
Brookings Southern Oregon Kite Festival, one of the largest and most unique events on the Southern Oregon Coast, features nationally and internationally renowned kite flyers who will be demonstrating their amazing skills. Plan now to attend this free event which will be held the third weekend in July at the Port of Brookings-Harbor, OR. Learn more about the SOKF on the web southernoregonkitefestival.com or facebook . Come join the fun!
|Pirate Of The Pacific Festival – check website for schedule | The 7th Annual Pirate Festival August 10, 11, 12, 2018
Event kicks off Friday at noon At Port of Brookings-Harbor, with opening ceremonies on the main stage at the Port. Shanties (that’s “songs” for all you lads and lassies not familiar with the lingo) will be performed by the Bloody Scupper Plunder Club, Long Blond Silver, the Pistol River Trio and B.O.O.M: The Brotherhood of Oceanic Mercenaries; pirate reggae, kids’ pirate fun, live cannon fire from the pirate encampment at the south end of the boardwalk and a sword fight on the boardwalk will also take place. Last summer’s festival lured between 6,000 and 8,000 people to Brookings, Harbor, the Port of Brookings Harbor and beyond. This year, Ellis anticipates to see between 10,000 and 12,000 people will be bedecked in their finest long clothing, slinking around southern Oregon. For more information, or to help man a booth, call Ellis at 541-251-4422, visit www.piratesofthepacificfestival.net or on facebook.
| “Raining Cats & Dogs” Annual fundraiser event, Saturday, September 29, 2018 Kite Field at Port of Brookings-Harbor
The Rotary Club of Brookings-Harbor is a service organization that is involved in supporting activities throughout the Brookings-Harbor community. Rotary has one main fundraiser to raise monies for community programs, Raining Cats and Dogs Fundraiser. Email ContactUs@BrookingsHarborRotary.org for further information.
|Crab Festival – Annually held at Port of Brookings-Harbor
Live music, vendors, crab races and a chowder cook-off are highlights of the Port of Brookings Harbor’s Crab Festival that runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. A Dungeness crab dinner will be served from 4 to 6 p.m.Visitors to the port’s boardwalk area can look forward to a day of live music by local bands — The Mudsharks and Second Bridge — as well as DJ services provided by Stagelights Musical Arts Community. The festival will feature more than 20 local artisans and vendors, including Tight Lines Brewery, Abiqua Wind Vineyard, Bandon’s Best Kettle Korn and ABC Creations. Visitors will also be able to take part in crab races, hourly crab raffles and a chowder cook-off. Crab boats will be open for people to visit.The Dungeness crab dinner will include music, raffles and beer from local breweries. Food will be served in a tent next to the port office, between the Bell and Whistle Coffee Shop and the Chetco Indian Memorial Project. The meal will be prepared by port staff. Tickets purchased for the dinner cost $29 per person at the door and $25 for tickets purchased purchased in advance. For more information about the festival, please visit their facebook page or contact the port at 541-469-2218.
|4th Annual Brookings Oregon Oktoberfest – This year’s event starts Saturday September 22nd 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. at the Port of Brookings Harbor. This is a fun filled day for the whole family, Local artisans, a bounce house, obstacle course, 5k run, corn hole, live entertainment, and a charity dunk tank. Enjoy drinks from over 30 craft breweries, cider, and authentic German food for an incredible Oktoberfest experience. Visit Chetco Brewing Company website for further information or call (541) 661-5347.|
|The annual Winter Art and Chocolate Festival This festival features food and craft booths from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Brookings-Harbor High School, 625 Pioneer Road, Brookings, Oregon. For further information, visit our facebook page, or call (541) 217-7415.|
|Slippery Banana Belt Softball Tournament This year’s event starts Saturday, February 16 – 17, 2019 – 8:00 a.m. A total of 48 teams will be competing for 1 st place. Games take place rain or shine and end at dusk. See our facebook page, or call (541) 661-4110 for further information. The men play at Azalea Park; the women play at Bud Cross Park. | Locations are: Azalea Park, Brookings OR; Bud Cross Park, Brookings.|
|Brookings-Harbor calendar of events and activities.|