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Artwork ranging from collage to paper arts to assemblage will be on display at the Newport Visual Arts Center starting this Friday, March 22, as the Newport Paper & Book Arts Festival Instructors’ Show gets underway. Read more

The Wandering Reel Traveling Film Festival returns to Manzanita this Friday, March 22, screening a selection of its best international short films from 2018 at the Hoffman Center for the Arts. Read more

Lincoln City’s Bijou Theatre is thinking big for Spring Break, designating Friday, March 22, through Thursday, March 28, as “No Small Screens Week” and serving up a full slate of epic classics that fill every inch of the silver screen. Read more

Fans of actress Elizabeth Black should hurry to Lincoln City’s Theatre West, as she has decided to make “A Bench in the Sun,” the comedy by Ron Clark, her last stage performance. Read more

Flame-painted copper will be on display throughout March at the Pacific Artists’ Co-op Gallery in Lincoln City in an exhibit from featured artist Eric Paukstaitis. Read more

The imagination of one of Oregon’s most celebrated authors will fill the screen at Newport Public Library on Wednesday, March 20, at a showing of “Worlds of Ursula K. Le Guin.” Read more

Artwork by Angela Thomas will be on display through Friday, March 22, in the latest Spotlight Show from Newport’s Yaquina Art Association Gallery. Read more


Kids, families and those who love to wonder are all invited to the 8th annual Festival of Illusions, running from March 24 through April 4 at the Lincoln City Cultural Center. Read more

If you like big band music then Saturday, March 16, is your lucky day, with the Lincoln Pops Big Band playing a Saint Patrick’s Day weekend performance at The Beach Club in Lincoln City. Read more

Teatro Milagro will present an inspiring tale of perseverance and athleticism on Tuesday, March 12, when it offers a free performance of its newest production, “¡Corre! ¡Corre! A Race Against Time,” at the Lincoln City Cultural Center. Read more

This month’s Featured Artist at the Artists’ Studio Association in Lincoln City could be accused of having an unfair advantage‚ what with having 120 arms. Read more

Artists Bill Shumway and Pam Serra-Wenz will make a splash this Friday, March 8, as they unveil “Two Water Ways,” the latest exhibit at Lincoln City’s Chessman Gallery. Read more

The Neskowin Chamber Music series will continue its 25th anniversary season with a performance from the Mandelring Quartett this Sunday, March 17, at Camp Winema. Read more

Lincoln City artists Joanne Daschel and Katia Kyte will be the featured speakers at the Thursday, March 7, meeting of the Coastal Arts Guild in Newport. Read more

Veteran tenor Dr. Robert Herman will mark his 85th birthday this Tuesday, March 5, with a gala concert of music from opera, operetta and Broadway musicals at the Lincoln City Cultural Center. Read more

Nehalem’s Riverbend Players promise a match made in heaven with their latest show, “Four Weddings and an Elvis,” which opens this Friday, March 15. Read more

The mill-town of Toledo will celebrate the coming spring this Saturday and Sunday, March 2 and 3, with artists showcasing works bursting with color during the First Weekend Art Celebration. Read more

Novelist, poet and songwriter Theo Czuk will visit Lincoln City’s Driftwood Public Library this Sunday, March 10, to perform his one-man show “Around the World of Words.” Read more

Newport’s Red Octopus Theatre Company will hold auditions this weekend for its upcoming production of Ernest Thompson’s Tony Award-winning play “On Golden Pond.” Read more

The Monday Musical Club of Tillamook will welcome back a fan-favorite on Monday, Feb. 25, presenting the velvety-smooth three-part harmonies of Derik Nelson & Family. Read more

There is still time to catch the latest exhibit at Manzanita’s Hoffman Center for the Arts, combining the intricate and delicate art of Jaimee Lee Gentile and sweeping encaustic pieces by Karl Kaiser. Read more

The Central Coast Chorale will celebrate Fat Tuesday with a Mardi Gras Concert Party on Tuesday, March 5, featuring special guests The Shoreline Stompers. Read more

Valentine’s Day is behind us but it’s not too late to take your main squeeze out for an evening of great music, with the accordion stylings of the Jet Black Pearl Trio on offer in Lincoln City this Sunday, Feb. 24. Read more

Ancient Tibetan rituals will play out overlooking Yaquina Bay this coming week, as monks from Gaden Shartse Monastery in India present a week of cultural events at Newport’s Pacific Maritime Heritage Center. Read more

Photographers interested in seeing their work truly strike a chord with the audience are being invited to submit images for “Coastal Vistas” — a pair of multimedia performances from Newport Symphony Orchestra at the Ocean. Read more

Music will fill the Newport Performing Arts Center this Sunday, Feb. 24, as the Lincoln County Oregon Music Teachers Association presents its “Broadway, Movies & Fun” benefit concert. Read more

The art of Van Gogh will fill the big screen in glorious high definition this Sunday, Feb. 17, as the Newport Performing Arts Center presents “Van Gogh: Of Wheat Fields and Clouded Skies.” Read more

A working replica of a Baroque theater will provide the backdrop for world-class opera this Saturday, Feb. 16, as Newport Performing Arts Center hosts a screening of “Adriana Lecouvreur.” Read more

Anyone who has sat through the acceptance speeches at the Oscars knows that brief is best. The coming week offers the chance to find out if the same applies to the movies themselves, as the Oscar-nominated shorts come to Lincoln City. Read more

Looking for a way to score early Valentine’s Day points with your sweetheart? Bring them to the Lincoln City Cultural Center on Saturday, Feb. 9, for a celebration of romantic music and classics from the Great American songbook. Read more

Members and alumni of Newport’s Pacific Dance Ensemble will showcase their skills this weekend in “Dances from the Heart,” a free performance to celebrate the ensemble’s 33rd anniversary. Read more

The Artists' Studio Association in Lincoln City is playing with fire this month, selecting pyrographer Cynthia Longhat Adams as Artist of the Month for February. Read more

The latest Spotlight Show from Newport’s Yaquina Art Association will showcase a selection of work from the association’s colored pencil class. Read more

The Oregon Coast Youth Symphony Festival will conclude its Winter Concert Series this Saturday, Feb. 9, with a performance from the acclaimed Delgani String Quartet at the Newport Nazarene Church. Read more

For more than 20 years, the Driftwood Public Library has presented the Oregon Legacy Series, four Sundays in February where people can meet accomplished authors and rising stars in a small intimate setting. Read more

A great tragedy of politics, passion and power will play out on the big screen in Newport this Friday, Feb. 1, as National Theatre Live presents “Anthony & Cleopatra” Live in HD. Read more

Pacific Dance Ensemble is gearing up for its 33rd annual benefit auction and free performance, “Dances from the Heart,” which will take place on Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 9 and 10, in Newport. Read more

Drawings and cut paper works will be on display this Friday, Feb. 1, as the Newport Visual Arts Center holds an opening reception for “A Ripple of Kindness,” an exhibit from Corvallis artist Vicki Idema. Read more

Manzanita’s Hoffman Center for the Arts will host an interactive workshop titled “Writing Your Life Story” on Wednesday, Feb. 13, as part of its ongoing Art of Aging Series. Read more