Culture & Museums

Activities: Culture & Museums

Marshfield Sun Printing Museum

Monday, 5/29/2017 1:00 pm to Saturday, 9/2/2017 4:00 pm
1049 N Front St
Coos Bay, OR 97420
(541) 266-0901
541-267-4027

Open Tuesday through Saturday 1pm-4pm Memorial Day through Labor Day. Volunteers are always on hand during Museum open hours to interpret and demonstrate the Marshfield Sun's presses and other printing equipment, as well as to answer questions…

Activities: Culture & Museums, Historical

Marshfield Sun Printing Museum

1049 N Front St
Coos Bay, OR 97420
(541) 267-3762
mgiles@wavecrestdiscoveries.com

Features original equipment of The Sun Newspaper (1891 –1944) and exhibits on printing and local history.Hours: Open from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Tues-Sat 1pm – 4pm. For group tours or other times of the year call 541-266-0901 or…

Activities: Culture & Museums

Above Images: Cauldron by Joyce Spicer, Limbs Akimbo by Mary Farrell, Fox by Liv Rainy-Smith, Calm Before the Storm by Jonnel Covault We believe that Coos Art Museum (CAM) is one of the best kept secrets on Oregon’s South Coast. For the last 5…

Activities: Culture & Museums

OCMA Free Concert – The Lil’ Smokies

Friday, 7/22/2016 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Mingus Park
Coos Bay, OR 97420
(541) 267-0938

With their roots submerged in the thick buttery mud of traditional bluegrass, The Lil’ Smokies have sonically blossomed into a leading player in the progressive acoustic sphere, creating a new and wholly unique, melody driven sound of their…

Activities: Culture & Museums, Historical

Oregon Coast Historical Railway Museum

766 South 1st St
Coos Bay, OR 97420
(541) 297-6130
lyoust@verizon.net

Railroad and logging equipment in an outdoor display area, and a mini-museum with photos and railroad memorabilia. Signature piece is a restored 1922 Baldwin steam locomotive that worked for many decades in the region’s forests. Ring the bell!…

Activities: Culture & Museums

Oregon Coast Music Festival – Shore Acres

Saturday, 7/18/2015 12:00 pm
89039 Cape Arago Highway
Charleston, OR 97420
(541) 267-0938
877-897-9350

Part of the Oregon Coast Music Festival, this FREE performance at Shore Acres State Park is one of the most popular events of the festival. Concert starts in the gardens at noon.  Please note: Shore Acres State Park does have a $5 day park fee.…

Activities: Culture & Museums

Ornament Making for the Whole Family at Coos Art Museum

Saturday, 12/16/2017 11:00 am to 3:00 pm
235 Anderson Avenue
Coos Bay, OR 97420
(541)267-3901

Visit Coos Art Museum for December's Community Days and make Wood Slice Ornaments! Drop in between 11am and 3pm and make Two Wood Slice ornaments – one for the Art Museum's tree and one to take home! All supplies are provided and all…

Activities: Culture & Museums

Scott Helmer Concert

Wednesday, 6/25/2014 7:00 pm
Egyptian Theatre
Coos Bay, OR 97420
(541) 269-8650

National touring and recording artist Scott Helmer, who has opened for legendary bands including Heart, Big Country, and rock icon Eddie Money, will appear in concert at the Egyptian at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, June 25th. Helmer is working to help…

Activities: Culture & Museums

Second Saturday Arts

Saturday, 6/8/2013 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
400 anderson ave
Coos Bay, OR 97420
(541) 266-9706

A day for the entire family! Explore Coos Bay’s Marshfield District for Arts, Creativity, and Culture! Participate in Classes, demonstrations, a self guided art walk and eat at one of downtown’s 16 locally owned restaurants. 

Activities: Birding, Culture & Museums, State Parks & National Lands

South Slough National Estuary

61907 Seven Devils Rd
Charleston, OR 97420
[1] 541-888-5558

The South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve (South Slough NERR) is a 5,000 acre natural area located in the Coos estuary on the south coast of Oregon.The South Slough contains upland forests, freshwater wetlands and ponds, salt marshes, mud…