Brookings/Harbor Festivals and Events
These are annual or monthly events. The most current dates will be listed for each event.
Festival of Art in Stout Park
August 3 and 4, 2013
Saturday and Sunday hours 10 am - 5 pm
Stout Park - lovely park setting surrounding Manley Art Center. One block off Highway 101 on Oak Street in Brookings.
A juried show of original art and handcrafted items. Plein air artists at work, activities for children, food court, music. See Facebook Page.
American Music Festival Concerts in the Park
Summer Concerts at Azalea Park in Brookings, 2013 Schedule not available yet - Sundays 1 -- 3 pm
Second Saturday Art Walk - Brookings
Held from 4 pm - 7 pm in Brookings on the second Saturday of each month
Galleries included on the Walk: Manley Art Center, Chetco Community Library, Wrights Custom Framing, Dewey's Digs, Signatures Gallery, Brian Scott Gallery, A Wild Bird and Backyard General Store, and Feather Your Nest. Special events are scheduled at various venues and a monthly printable program is available by clicking on the small Art Walk program image in the right column of this page.
Five Rivers, Five Days Plein Air Festival - Brookings
August 13 to August 17
Paint Five Rivers: Pistol River - Rogue River - Chetco River - Winchuck River - Smith River
Plein Air Quick Draw Contest on August 18
Friday - Monday, Memorial Day Weekend 2013, Art Show, Flower Show and Plant Sale, Juried Craft Fair, Book Sale, Street Fair, Bonsai Exhibition, Quilt Show, Fiber Artists Sale and Exhibit, Orchid Show, Kid's Fishing Pond, Deep Pit BBQ, Beer Garden, Parade... and lots more.
The Azalea Festival Art Show is held at The Azalea Middle School Gym. Doors open from 11 am to 5 pm on Saturday, May 25, and 11 am to 4 pm on Sunday, May 26, 2012. Entries in the art show are classified (novice, intermediate, advanced, and professional) and each category competes for ribbons. There are categories for oil, watercolor, acrylic, other medium (drawing, pastel, mixed media, computer generated art), photography/digital art, and three-dimensional art (fiber, china, pottery, sculpture). All art must be 100% original in concept, design, and execution. Most art is offered for sale. Local artists donate art for a silent auction which is a fund raiser for the Children's Art Program at Manley Art Center and Gallery.
Winter Art and Chocolate Festival
February 9 and 10, 2013. Held on Valentine's Day weekend, this two day event features most anything you can "tastefully" do with chocolate - plus lots of other art and crafts. Admission is free. Doors are open from 10 am to 5 pm on Saturday and 10 am to 4 pm on Sunday at Seascape Center, 97904 West Benham Lane in Brookings.
Artists' Home Studio Tour
This Tour is now a biannual event. The next tour will be September 21, 2013. Tickets are available at Manley Art Center and Gallery for this self-guided tour of local artists' studios.
Gala Black Tie Reception at Manley Art Center and Gallery on Friday evening before the tour.
Southern Oregon Kite Festival
July 20/21, 2013
Port of Brookings Harbor
Holiday Community Bazaar
November 16, 2013
Azalea Middle School and Brookings High School
More than 100 booths of arts and crafts for sale.
Nature's Coastal Holiday at Azalea Park
November 23 through December 24, 2013
5 pm - 9 pm every evening
$1 admission, 12 and younger FREE
The bushes, trees, sculptures and sidewalks of Azalea Park are covered with hundreds of thousands of colored lights and put on a stunning display. Cookies and hot cider at the Snack Shack. One of the largest light displays on the Oregon Coast, attracting thousands of visitors.
Gold Beach Festivals and Events
Curry County Fair
Curry County Fairgrounds
Gold Beach, OR
Thursday to Sunday, July 25 to 28, 2013
For Schedule see:
Wine, Art, and Music Festival
Saturday May 18, 2013 - 11am to 7 pm
Sunday May 19, 2013 - Noon to 5 pm
Event Center on the Beach in Downtown Gold Beach, OR
Admission is $10 per person for both days and includes wine tasting, and a raffle ticket. 15+ regional wineries and restaurants offer tasting of wine and bistro-style food. 40+ local artists and craftspeople display and demonstrate. Live music (jazz, folk and funk) by local musicians.
More information is available at the Gold Beach Chamber of Commerce at (541) 247-0923.
Click on link above for Festival Page.
Crescent City Festivals and Events
Fourth of July Art Show and Sales
Crescent Harbor Art Gallery - Crescent City
Dozens of local artists and artisans display painting, drawing, ceramics, jewelry, quilts and weaving.
4 - 8 pm on the 3rd and 10 am - 5 pm on the 4th.
Admission is free. For information call 707-464-9133.
The Lighthouse Quilt Guild's 2014 Quilt Show
2014 Quilt Show
For Love of Fabric
Saturday August 16, 2014 -- 9 to 5
Sunday August 17, 2014 -- 10 to 4
Judged quilt show, vendors, snack bar, door prizes, country store, viewers' choice award, opportunity and challenge quilt winning tickets to be drawn Sunday afternoon.
Free parking, admission donation $3.00
Del Norte County Fairgrounds
Crescent City, California
Saturday, Aug 18, 2012 9am - 5 pm
Sunday, Aug 19, 2012 10 am - 4 pm
Show Information - Judy Potter: 707-464-3538
Interested Vendors - Marlene Young: 707-464-4638 or 707-954-5179