See also: The Newport Chamber of Commerce Calendar of Events for a complete listing of events in Newport.
Newport Farmers MarketOpen Saturdays, year-round
Summer Market - outdoors (next to city hall) - 9 am to 1 pm
Winter Market - indoors (county fairgrounds exhibit hall) - 10 am - 2 pm
Local organic growers, market gardeners and green thumbs bring their fresh produce to the market. Saturday mornings you will find them busy setting up their tables with the season's best. Early in the season the tables are loaded with peas, lettuces, greens, radishes, new potatoes, and herbs. Later, the season brings varieties of berries, peppers, broccoli, peaches, pickling cucumbers, carrots, corn onions, squash, tomatoes, apples, and much more.
The Newport Farmers' Market has more than produce and garden blooms. You will find beautiful arts and crafts, unique services and fun events. Hand made soaps, knitted and felted hats, garden art, wooden planters, beautiful jewelry, tie dye clothing, photography, art glass, and much, much more. You can also get a massage and listen to great music! All of the handcrafted items at the Market are made by local artists. A fun place to shop for the perfect gift.
Traditional High Tea @ The Grand Victorian!!Friday, every week
Time 12:30pm - 5:30pm
@The Grand Victorian
105 NW Coast Street
Tickets: $15 per person
More information: 541-265-4490 and 800-784-9936
Event Description: High tea includes: a pot of tea, 4 savories, scones, Devonshire cream and 3 desserts.
"U-DA-MAN" Fishing TournamentOct 10
5:30am - 4:00pm
@ South Beach Marina
Org: Englund Marine & Industrial Supply
$35 per angler. T-shirts to the first 250 paid applicants. Proceeds to be donated for use in the continuing enhancement efforts of the Yaquina Bay Salmon Stocks.
Salon Ethos Fashion Show FundraiserOct 10
6:30pm - 9:00pm
@ Salon Ethos
Studio 150 in Aquarium Village
3101 SE Ferry Slip Rd
Event Description What does Fashion Week look like translated to style? Salon Ethos presents "NEXT," a hair couture show and benefit, to show you! We're taking trends from around the world and translating them into amazing looks... lace gowns inspire lacy-looking hair, unexpected structures become "blades" of energy, and fantasies of ruffles inform extraordinary styles. "We're going to entertain the audience in a way they may not have experienced with fashion in the past," says salon owner Liz Rose-Worman. "The emotions inspired by haute couture inform these styles, too." Don't miss this benefit for Stylists Helping Youth with Mental Illness (SHYMI) on October 10 at Studio 150 in Aquarium Village; doors open 6:30 p.m., admission is $39 for premium seating, $29 for general seating. Enjoy hors d'oeuvres, desserts, a no-host bar, and chances to win gift baskets of Redken & Pureology products! Tickets: 541-574-4445 or firstname.lastname@example.org – order by October 3.
Vocalist Storm Large to Come to NewportOctober 21 and October 22, 7:30pm
Org: Newport Symphony Orchestra
@ Newport Performing Arts Center
Event Description: The Newport Symphony Orchestra is pleased to announce that renowned vocalist Storm Large, who appears frequently with Portland-based Pink Martini, will be appearing with her band for two performances at the Newport Performing Arts Center. Read press release.
Monster Feet 5K & Kids Fun RunSaturday, October 24th
10:30am - 2pm
@ Rogue Brewers on the bay
Organization: Rotary Club of Newport
Contact info: 541-265-8801
Event Description: "Trick or Treat, Monster Feet 5K and kids "fun run" is a Halloween-themed, costume encouraged foot race held
South Beach, Oregon. The kids fun run will have plenty of trick or treating opportunities along the nearly 1 mile route through
The Port of Newport property taking participants through the marina. The 5K will begin shortly after the kids run.
7th Annual Scary-OkieSaturday, October 24th
6:00pm - 10:00pm
@ Rogue Brewery, 2320 SE Marine Science Dr
Contact info: 541-265-8801
Event Description: On Saturday, October 24th, 6:00 p.m., the Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce will host their seventh annual Scary-Okie "Shake, Rattle & Roll" event at the Rogue Cooperage in South Beach. Members and guests may wear their favorite costumes, or are welcome to "come as you are." Tickets are $30 per person and include: wine/beer, dinner, dancing, door prizes, and musical entertainment. Table Sponsorships are also available for $295, and are an excellent way for businesses to say "thank you" to their staff. Your table of 8 will enjoy wine/beer, dinner, and much more at the event plus your business will be marketed as a sponsor of the event. Contact the chamber office to purchase tickets by calling 541-265-8801.
Trick-Or-Treat in Nye BeachSaturday, October 31
3pm - 5pm
Org: Nye Beach Merchants Association
Nye Beach Historic District in Newport
Event Description: Costumed trick or treaters are invited to visit participating Nye Beach Merchants on October 31st, between 3 and 5pm, for "treats" from our Nye Beach business community.
Bayfront Safe Halloween Trick-Or-TreatSaturday, October 31
4pm - 6pm
Newport's Historic Bayfront (Bay Blvd)
Event Description: On October 31st, bring your costumed little-ones and visit along Newport's Historic Bayfront, from 4 to 6pm. Participating businesses will have signs posted. Last year, over 30 Bayfront businesses participated in the festivities.
Deco-Ween Trick-Or-TreatSaturday, October 31
5pm - 7pm
@ Newport City Center (the Deco District)
Hwy 101 and Hurbert St
Facebook page: NewportDecoDistrict
Event Description: Halloween night in the Deco District is a howling good time! All the little ghosties and ghoulies on the prowl for goodies on Halloween night visit participating City Center merchants for trick or treat. The event is for costumed kids under 13 with accompanying parent or guardian.
15th Annual Oyster CloysterSaturday, November 7
6:00pm - 10:00pm
@ The Oregon Coast Aquarium, 2820 SE Ferry Slip Rd
Fees: Online: $75 per person. See website for other admission prices.
Event Description: The 15th Annual Oyster Cloyster Festival on the Oregon Coast will be held on Saturday, November 7, 2015. Once again, the event will be hosted at the Oregon Coast Aquarium at 6:30pm.
Lighted Boat ParadeSaturday, December 5
5pm - 7pm
Place: Historic Bayfront
Event Description: Come down to the Bayfront and enjoy the start of the holiday season with the Lighted Boat Parade.