See also: The Newport Chamber of Commerce Calendar of Events for a complete listing of events in Newport.
Newport Farmers MarketOpen Saturdays May - October 30
9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Winter Market Nov-Dec & Mar-April 10-2
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.
3rd Annual Newport Turkey TrotThurs, Nov 27 - 9am - 12noon
Coast Hills Events
@ Port of Newport Marina
Santa Arrives in Newport!Saturday, November 29
10am - 2pm
@ the Newport Rec Center, 225 SE Avery St
Free and Open to the public!
Event Description: Santa will arrive at the Embarcadero Resort, a little after 10:00 am, by a US Coast Guard Cutter, to meet with visitors & guests before:
Holiday House Christmas Craft ShowDecember 5, 6 and 7, 2014
Time: Friday and Saturday 9-6, Sunday 10-3
Location: At the Yaquina Bay Yacht Club, 750 SE Bay blvd next to Englund Marine Supply on the Newport Bayfront
More Information: 541-270-2256
Event Description: Celebrating 34 years of unique Christmas crafts on the Oregon Coast. All items homemade and juried. Includes homemade jam, candles, cookies, breads all freshly baked!! Quilted wall hangings, table runners, appliqued sweatshirts, dried apples, Christmas wreaths, lavender sachets and bundles, bath soaps, aprons, tea towels, photography, Santas, angels, snowmen and ornaments galore!!
Questions, please contact Shelley Paeth, 541-270-2256
Newport's Annual Lighted Boat ParadeDecember 6
The parade will begin at dusk (5:00pm to 9:00pm)
Contact: Marine Discovery Tours at 541-265-6200
Fees/Admission Free to anyone along the bayfront. To ride on one of the boats please contact Marine Discovery Tours at 541-265-6200 as there is a fee for this.
Event Description: Come down to the Bayfront and enjoy the start of the holiday season with the Lighted Boat Parade. Local boats decorated with festive lights parade along the historic Bayfront.
19th Annual Festival of TreesSponsored by Pacific Communities Health District Foundation
@ Best Western Plus Agate Beach Inn, 3019 N Coast Hwy
The Pacific Communities Health District Foundation presents the 19th Annual Festival of Trees from Dec.10 to 14 at the Best Western Agate Beach Inn in Newport. Beautifully decorated trees, entertainment, visits with Santa, and special events all create a festive environment.
Victorian Holiday at Yaquina HeadSaturday, Dec 13 - 10am - 4pm
Friends of Yaquina Lighthouses
@ Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area
750 Lighthouse Dr, Newport, OR
'Pink Martini' Special Benefit ConcertTues, Dec 16 & 17 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm
@ The Performing Arts Center
Yaquina Bay Lighthouse Christmas Open HouseSaturday, Dec 20th
12pm - 4pm
Friends of Yaquina Lighthouses
@ Yaquina Bay Lighthouse, Yaquina Bay State Park
Event Description: Join the holiday festivities at the historic Yaquina Bay Lighthouse. Activities for kids, storytelling and music. Admission is free. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 541-574-3129 for more info.
Whale Watch Week - Winter MigrationSaturday, Dec 27th - Thurs, Jan 1 - all day, all week
Along the coast of Oregon
Event Description: Trained volunteers at 24 "Whale Spoken Here" sites help visitos spot gray whales during the winter migration.
Sixth Annual BejeweledSaturday, March 28, 2014
Newport Shilo Inn
9:00am - 4:00pm
Food Share of Lincoln County
Contact: 541-265-8578 or email@example.com
Event Description: The ultimate in recycled jewelry sales. Over 5,000 donated items of vintage, fine, ethnic, costume, everyday and artisan jewelry. Most pieces one of a kind. Boutique and bargain all at fantastic prices.
A fundraiser for Food Share of Lincoln County. 541-265-8578