Saturday, January 19, 1:00pm-2:00pm

Cape Perpetua Speaker Series
“How Rising Sea Levels Would Affect the Estuaries Along the Central Oregon Coast” with Evan Hayduck

Saturday and Sunday January 19- 20, 10:00am-4:00pm

2019 Yachats Agate Festival
“This year the Annual Yachats Agate Festival will feature spectacular agates, plus minerals, gems, crystals and fossils on display at the Yachats Commons. Many of the vendors return every year bringing new specimens and products with them.”

Friday, January 25, 10:00am-12:00pm

Muriel O. Ponsler: Marine Debris Monitoring On The Oregon Coast
“This project is great for anyone who would like to give 1-2 hours of their time, contributing to science and clean up beaches touching Cape Perpetua Marine Reserve and Protected Areas. The data collected through this project can be used to evaluate the impacts of marine debris along our coastlines and can help inform future marine debris mitigation and prevention efforts on a local, regional, and national scale.”

Saturday, January 26, 1:00pm-2:00pm

Cape Perpetua Speaker Series
“There’s More Beneath the Surface” with Kelsey Adkisson

Saturday, January 26, 12:30pm-5:00pm

Yachats Lions Annual Crab Feed
“All you can eat until it’s gone! Crab dinner includes French bread, coleslaw, baked beans, choice of coffee or soda and great fun!”

Monday, January 28, 1:00pm-3:00pm

Marine Debris Cleanups
Muriel O. Ponsler: Marine Debris Monitoring on the Oregon Coast

Saturday, February 2, 1:00pm-2:00pm

Cape Perpetua Speaker Series
“Hiking the Oregon Coast Trail” with Connie Soper

Thursday, February 7, 7:00pm-9:00pm

Yachats Big Band Dance
“Listen, dance or both to the swingin’ sounds of the Yachats Big Band. Come out for this 17-piece band on the First Thursday of each month.”

Saturday, February 9, 10:00am-4:00pm

Oregon Coast Honey Lovers Festival
“Grab your honey and join us at the second ever Oregon Coast Honey Lovers Festival.”

Saturday, February 9, 1:00pm-2:00pm

Cape Perpetua Speaker Series
“Roles of Native Bees in Pollination of Native Plant Communities” with Dave Gordon

Tuesday, February 12, 12:00pm-2:00pm

Cape Cove Beach: Marine Debris Monitoring On The Oregon Coast
“This project is great for anyone who would like to give 1-2 hours of their time, contributing to science and clean up beaches touching Cape Perpetua Marine Reserve and Protected Areas. The data collected through this project can be used to evaluate the impacts of marine debris along our coastlines and can help inform future marine debris mitigation and prevention efforts on a local, regional, and national scale.”

Thursday, February 14, 12:00pm-1:00pm

Ceremony of Renewal and Commitment
“This is an opportunity for couples to renew their vows in a group setting. Married and unmarried committed couples are invited to attend. The Vows Renewal Ceremony, held annually on February 14, has become a popular fundraiser for The Little Log Church and Museum.”

Saturday, February 16-more details coming soon

Cape Perpetua Speaker Series- more info coming soon
“Cape Perpetua Trail Opportunities” with Kraig Lindelin

Saturday, February 23, 1:00pm-2:00pm

Cape Perpetua Speaker Series
“Oregon’s Rocky Shores Strategy” with Deanna Caracciolo

February 21-24

Newport Seafood and Wine Festival
“It wouldn’t be winter on the coast without the Newport Seafood & Wine Festival. Showcasing over 150 premier Northwest wines, culinary professionals and regional artisans.”

Saturday, February 23, 10:00am-12:00pm

Muriel O. Ponsler: Marine Debris Monitoring On The Oregon Coast
“This project is great for anyone who would like to give 1-2 hours of their time, contributing to science and clean up beaches touching Cape Perpetua Marine Reserve and Protected Areas. The data collected through this project can be used to evaluate the impacts of marine debris along our coastlines and can help inform future marine debris mitigation and prevention efforts on a local, regional, and national scale.”

Saturday, March 2, 1:00pm-2:00pm

Cape Perpetua Speaker Series
“Bull Kelp in Oregon: How Much and Why?” with Sara Hamilton

Sunday, March 3, 1:00pm-2:00pm

Cape Perpetua Speaker Series
“Alsea Tribal Life at Cape Perpetua Prior to European Contact” with Dick Mason

Thursday, March 7, 7:00pm-9:00pm

Yachats Big Band Dance
“Listen, dance or both to the swingin’ sounds of the Yachats Big Band. Come out for this 17-piece band on the First Thursday of each month.”

Saturday, March 9, 9:00am-11:00am

Cape Cove Beach: Marine Debris Monitoring On The Oregon Coast
“This project is great for anyone who would like to give 1-2 hours of their time, contributing to science and clean up beaches touching Cape Perpetua Marine Reserve and Protected Areas. The data collected through this project can be used to evaluate the impacts of marine debris along our coastlines and can help inform future marine debris mitigation and prevention efforts on a local, regional, and national scale.”

Saturday, March 9, 1:00pm-2:00pm

Cape Perpetua Speaker Series
“Corvids, People and Threatened Species in Siuslaw National Forest” with Vicki Penwell

Saturday, March 16, 1:00pm-2:00pm

Cape Perpetua Speaker Series
“Early Period of Occupation at the Tahkenitch Landing Site & Surrounding Area” with Molly Kirkpatrick

Friday, March 22, 9:00am-11:00am

Muriel O. Ponsler: Marine Debris Monitoring On The Oregon Coast
“This project is great for anyone who would like to give 1-2 hours of their time, contributing to science and clean up beaches touching Cape Perpetua Marine Reserve and Protected Areas. The data collected through this project can be used to evaluate the impacts of marine debris along our coastlines and can help inform future marine debris mitigation and prevention efforts on a local, regional, and national scale.”

Saturday, March 23, 10:00am-1:00pm

Spring Oregon Beach Cleanup
“Join SOLVE and thousands of volunteers this March as we clean up litter and marine debris from the entire Oregon coast! Since 1986, this home-grown tradition of twice-yearly beach cleanups has benefited people and wildlife alike, supporting clean seas and healthy communities. This is a family-friendly event and SOLVE invites all Oregonians to participate.”

Saturday, March 23, 11:30am-12:30pm

Cape Perpetua Speaker Series
“Experiencing Gray Whales” with Michael Noack

Friday, March 22-24, 10:00am-3:00pm

Yachats Ladies Club Spring Crafts Bazaar & Saturday Luncheon
“This is the Ladies Club’s 18th annual Spring bazaar offering handcrafted items by Ladies Club Members. It is held Friday/Saturday/Sunday with a Saturday Luncheon at 2:00pm, including beverage and famous Ladies Club pie options.”

Saturday, March 23-24, 10:00am-4:00pm

49th Annual Original Yachats Arts & Crafts Fair
“The Yachats Original Arts & Crafts Fair includes up to 80 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.”

Saturday, March 23-30, 10:00am-1:00pm

Spring Whale Watch Week
“Whale watch interpreters will be stationed locally at Cape Perpetua Visitors Center and Cook’s Chasm, just south of Yachats”

Friday and Saturday, March 29-30, 10:00am-4:00pm

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.”

 



* All Cape Perpetua Collaborative events are free, but a Northwest Forest Pass, Oregon Coast Passport, federal recreation pass, or $5 day-use fee is required within the Cape Perpetua Scenic Area and at some trailheads and day use sites. For more information on these events, contact the Cape Perpetua Visitor Center at 541-547-3289.