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Five Things to Expect in 2023 on Oregon’s Adventure Coast

Five Things to Expect in 2023 on Oregon’s Adventure Coast

Wed, Jan 18, 2023

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It’s a new year, and we’re feeling optimistic about 2023 on Oregon’s Adventure Coast: Coos Bay, North Bend, Charleston! It’s always a good time to come here to experience the natural beauty and coastal views that can’t be found anywhere else in the country - whether you want to visit in the off season , or during peak season. Last week, we shared some tips on how to plan an Oregon Coast adventure in 2023 . In this post, we’re sharing some news on what to expect in 2023 on Oregon’s Adventure Coast.

So book your hotel , pack your bags, and prepare for an adventure you’ll always treasure! Here are five things we’re looking forward to this year!

#1 The Return of the South Coast Clambake Music Festival

As we reported earlier this month , the annual South Coast Clambake Music Festival is coming BACK to rock and roll Oregon’s Adventure Coast: Coos Bay, North Bend, Charleston March 10-12, 2023! The weekend festivities will take place in four different venues located in The Mill Casino • Hotel & RV Park in North Bend. This popular music festival offers everything from traditional jazz to 50’s rock, including swing, doo-wop, blues, big band and Zydeco from bands across the country. Badges are on sale in Ko-Kwel Gifts now through noon on Friday, March 10. Patrons can also access ticketing info here . For Clambake Music Fans, there are discounts from several Hotels, Motels and RV Parks! Click here for additional information.

#2 Gathering With Friends and Family in the NEW Food Truck Court (Front Street)

Have you heard about the NEWEST dining option on Oregon’s Adventure Coast? Front Street Food Trucks is a family-friendly Food Truck Court/Pod with a full-service bar! This foodie destination is the perfect place for families and/or groups of friends to enjoy some delicious food and drinks. From Mexican fare to gourmet waffles to BBQ, there’s something for every taste and craving! Be sure to follow them on Facebook for a current listing of food trucks & hours.

#3 Gliding Along the North Bend Ice Skating Rink

Ice skating on the Oregon Coast? Yup! If you haven’t heard about our newest attraction, the North Bend Ice Skating Rink is open and will remain open through February 19, 2023! There is no fee to enter, and ice skates are only $5 an hour!

#4 Getting Some Self Care at Beautiful You

Beautiful You , a Medi Spa in Coos Bay, has a new location in Coos Bay Village where you can unwind as you take in gorgeous views of the bay. Led by Dr. Garry Vallier and highly talented skin care professionals, the spa offers many services to repair, rejuvenate, and enhance the health and beauty of your skin.

#5 Returning to the Egyptian Theatre for a Classic Film or Concert

You don’t need to travel across the world to visit an historical Egyptian landmark, there’s one on Oregon’s Adventure Coast! The Egyptian Theatre , a historic 1925 movie theater and performance venue, is open again! Located in the heart of downtown Coos Bay, the beautifully restored and historic entertainment venue features classic movies, live entertainment and, of course, the famous Wurlitzer Organ throughout the year - a fun destination for the whole family!

Want more? Here are some ongoing events to expect in 2023

Here are some additional 2023 events to put on your radar. Please note, some of these events may change without notice due to circumstances beyond our control. Be sure to check in advance to confirm whether the event is still happening.

Winter/Spring 2023

Summer/Fall 2023 (details to come)

  • Annual Juneteenth Celebration at the Coos History Museum
  • UTV Takeover in the Dunes
  • Whiskey Run Mountain Biking Festival
  • Independence Day Celebrations/July 3rd & 4th Fireworks Over The Bay
  • North Bend July Jubilee
  • Oregon Coast Music Festiva l
  • The Mill Casino Food Truck Off
  • Annual Blackberry Arts Festival
  • Annual Charleston Seafood Festival
  • Mill-Luck Salmon Celebration
  • Annual Bay Area Fun Festival
  • Prefontaine Memorial Run
  • Cruz the Coos
  • Octoberfish
  • 2023 Holiday Lights at Shore Acres (Thanksgiving through New Year’s Eve)
  • 2023 Tree Lightings and Holiday Events

Events are added to our Events page throughout the year, so check back often. Visit our Calendar page for more events happening in Coos Bay, North Bend & Charleston in 2023!

Visit our featured adventures page and our trip ideas page to find more travel ideas and inspiration, and/or contact the Coos Bay – North Bend Visitor & Convention Bureau .

You can also follow Oregon’s Adventure Coast Facebook , @travelcoosbay on Instagram , Twitter and TikTok to find inspiration on the best spots to visit, eat, stay and explore any time of the year. Request your FREE visitor’s packet today !

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