Cannon Beach Events

Feb. – Oct.
Haystack Rock Awareness Program The Awareness Program provides interpretive information on the beach at low tide. Live intertidal specimens are on display during special programs. Trained staff and volunteers answer questions and teach the public about life on Haystack Rock. HRAP (503) 436-1581

Hailey’s 11th birthday!
February 11, 2018
At Dogs Allowed, Curly Tail Pet Massage will be giving 15 minute sessions for $11. Call Kim 503.805.1319 to reserve your dog’s appointment (Walk-ins are also welcome)

Savor Cannon Beach Wine & Culinary Festival
March 8-11, 2018 
Wine, food & art events including Oregon wine tasting, winter wine tour, restaurant wine dinners. For more information visit (888) 609-6051

Great Oregon Beach Cleanup
March 24, 2018  10 AM-1 PM
Meet at Cannon Beach City Hall parking lot at 10 AM. Join visitors and community members for a state-wide volunteer cleanup of debris left behind by winter storms and a busy summer. Sponsored by SOLV (503) 844-9571
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Earth Day 
April 22, 2018
The 12 Days of Earth Day include the Puffin Welcome Ceremony and Haystack Rock Awareness Program guides at Haystack Rock, Street Fair and Plant Sale, Earth Day talks, exhibits, guided walks and more.

Spring Unveiling Art Festival
May 4-6, 2018
Meet the artists and see their latest works unveiled. Many galleries host artists demonstrating different techniques. (503) 436-0336
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Get Lit at the Beach
May 18-20, 2018
A Gathering for Readers A literary weekend featuring author receptions, Q&A’s, book signings, readings, banquet with guest speaker and much more. Sponsored by the Tolovana Arts Colony (503) 4360798
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Sandcastle Festival
June 8-10, 2018
One of the largest sandcastle contests on the west coast for beginners to masters. Opens Friday with the Shovels & Buckets Parade. Compete in or watch the fun Saturday at the Sandcastle contest. On Sunday join the 5K Fun Run/Walk on the beach. (503) 436-2623.
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Plein Air & More
June 22-24, 2018
Artists create works of art on location throughout town and on the beach. (503) 436-0336
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Celebrate the 4th in Cannon Beach
July 4, 2018
Join the cheering crowds and the marchers for the parade at 11 AM.

Cottage & Garden Tour Weekend
September 7-9, 2018
Cannon Beach History Center & Museum’s annual fundraiser. Tour historic cottages and enchanting gardens.  (503) 436-9301
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The Annual Dog Show on the Beach
October 20, 2018
The Annual Dog Show in front of Surfsand Resort is a community event open to all dogs and dog lovers. Prizes are awarded in over 20 categories at this fun day on the beach. Proceeds benefit the Clatsop County Animal Shelter. (800) 547-6100

Stormy Weather Arts Festival
November 2-4, 2018
30th Annual Stormy Weather Arts Festival. A weekend of art events throughout town: Exhibits, gallery shows, live music and more. Friday night benefit, Sat. fashion show and concert, Sun. Blues, Brews & BBQ’s for more info call (503) 436-2623.