Festival of Dark Arts @ Fort George Brewery
Feb. 18, 2017 (website)
Darkness falls upon Astoria every winter….and stout lovers rejoice. On Saturday, Feb. 13, all areas of Fort George Brewery block will be overflowing with dark art, darker entertainment, and the darkest selection of craft beer ever assembled.
Tickets sales start Nov. 14, 2015.
The FisherPoets Gathering
Feb. 24-26, 2017 (website)
A celebration of the commercial fishing industry in poetry, prose and song, the FisherPoets Gathering has attracted fisherpoets and their many fans to Astoria, Oregon the last weekend of February since 1998. They gather in Astoria’s pubs, restaurants and galleries to read for each other and for the hundreds of fisherpoetry fans who come to hear the authentic, creative voices of deckhands and skippers, cannery workers and shipwrights, young greenhorns and old timers, strong women and good-looking men.
Pouring At The Coast
March 17-28, 2017 (website)
The Seaside Chamber of Commerce in cooperation with the Oregon Brewers Guild will present “Pouring At The Coast,” a craft beer tasting and food pairing festival at the Seaside Convention Center.
Astoria Warrenton Crab, Seafood & Wine Festival
April 28-30, 2017 (website)
Enjoy the fun at the Astoria Warrenton Crab, Seafood & Wine Festival. Over 200 vendors offer great coastal cuisine, arts and crafts, wine tasting and more! The event is held at the Clatsop County Fairgrounds on Hwy 202, about 4 miles from the junction of Highway 101 in Astoria.
Astoria Sunday Market
Mother’s Day to 2nd Sunday in October: 10am-3pm (website)
Fun, food and music at the Astoria Sunday Market, which features up to 200 vendors each week offering locally-made products that have been hand-crafted, grown, created or gathered by the farmers, craftspeople and artisans featured each week. In addition, the Market has a lively food court with regional entertainment making this the gathering place each Sunday for locals and visitors to the region.
3rd Weekend in June (website)
The Astoria Scandinavian Midsummer Festival has been a tradition on the North Coast of Oregon for over forty years. The Festival takes place typically on the 3rd full weekend of June. The festival embodies the rich cultural heritage that came to the Astoria area with the immigrating Scandinavians. During the three days of the festival over a dozen Scandinavian musical, dance, and theater groups provide entertainment. Retail booths offer handcrafted items, Scandinavian import items, and traditional Scandinavian foods.
Astoria Music Festival
10 Days in June Annually (website)
The Astoria Festival of Music at the Liberty Theater in downtown Astoria is Oregon’s summer music festival that features operatic, symphonic, and chamber music performances at the historic Liberty Theater. Praised by The Oregonian as one of Oregon’s “Winning Coastal Fests,” the annual festival presents professional performances of historic and contemporary masterpieces for both lovers of fine instrumental music and opera fans alike.
4th of July
Fireworks, small-town parades and food all make an appearance in Astoria for this family-friendly holiday. The day is full of family fun, including the Fire Department BBQ, Riverwalk Parade, and spectacular fireworks begin at dusk. And of course, the beach is just a few miles away!
Astoria Regatta Festival
August 9-13, 2017 (website)
A tradition since 1894, this 5-day celebration, located on the Astoria’s historic waterfront offers something for everyone: sailboat races, concerts, classic cars, softball, ship tours and great food.
Hood to Coast Relay
August 25 – 26, 2017 (website)
The largest relay race in North America, it stretches 197 miles from the top of Oregon’s Mt. Hood, down to the Pacific Ocean, in Seaside, Oregon, over 12,000 runners show up to experience this annual event.
Great Columbia Crossing 10K Walk/Run
October 16, 2016 (website)
Take part in the crossing of the mouth of the Columbia River on the 4.1-mile Astoria Bridge, which is open to pedestrians only once a year for this event.
A Night on the Town
Dec. 31, 2017
Looking for a great way to ring in the New Year? Come join us at the Astoria Riverwalk Inn!!!
In the spirit of the holidays we here at the Astoria Riverwalk Inn are offering an exceptional opportunity to enjoy the New Year in Astoria. Simply call us at (503) 325-2013 or book online and mention the promo code “ASTORIA”
But that’s not all!! To ensure that all of our guests can celebrate the end of 2017 in style we’ll be providing a luxury shuttle from the Inn to all of downtown Astoria’s wonderful bars, restaurants and brew-pubs.
Make this New Years Eve a night to remember, stay with us at the Astoria Riverwalk Inn!!!
Astoria Riverwalk Inn
400 Industry Street Astoria, OR 97103 (503) 325-2013