Things to do around here

  • Watch hundreds of birds.
  • Go trail walking.
  • Have a family reunion.
  • Feed the bunnies.
  • Read a good book.
  • Hike up the sand dunes. Run down.
  • Try sand boarding.
  • Rent bicycles.
  • Go fly a kite.
  • Watch the sun set over the ocean.
  • Get married on the beach.
  • Go crabbing and fishing.
  • Play frisbee with your dog.
  • Kayak in the ocean.
  • Frolic barefoot in the surf.
  • Comb the beach for treasures.
  • Watch the whales migrate.
  • Watch the dory boats launch to sea.
  • Rent a surfboard.
  • Explore mazes of tide pools.


Clover's Day Festival July 3

Friday, July 3, 8:00am
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Led by the prettiest cow in town, the Clover's Day parade will be on FRIDAY this year and is just the beginning of fun in this charming small town celebration. Pancake breakfast, classic auto show, live music. This is one of the oldest events in South Tillamook County. Residents and tourists alike look forward to it every year! 

For registration forms for parade entries and vendor booths, call the Chamber at 503.392.4340.

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Fireworks Display July 3

Friday, July 3, 8:00pm
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Expect a sensational fireworks display Friday night, July 3rd, on the beach at Bob Straub State Park, made possible by the Pacific City-Nestucca Valley Chamber of Commerce and generous contributions from many local businesses and community members.

To avoid the rush, organizers suggest arriving by 8pm. The fireworks display will start at dusk.

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56th Annual Dory Days Festival July 18 & 19

Saturday, July 18, 11:00am
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56th Annual Dory Days Festival 

The Pacific City-Nestucca Valley Chamber and the Pacific City Dorymen's Association co-sponsor this event and a major fundraiser for both organizations. The Dorymen's Association will have a display of Dory Boats at the Cape Kiwanda parking lot this year.

There will be a Fireman's Breakfast Fundraiser at the Kiawanda Community Center Saturday morning, July 18th, as well as children activities, the Linfield College Dory Display and Bingo.

The Parade will be Saturday, July 18th, starting at 11am. Parade line-up at the boat ramp on Sunset Drive begins at 8am, judging will begin promptly at 9:30am. Trophies and ribbons will be awarded.

An Artisan Fair will be held in the vacant lot at the 4-way stop in downtown Pacific City.

Volunteers are still needed. Contact Melita Spath if interested:

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6th Annual Cedar Creek Beach Challenge August 2

Sunday, August 2, 9:00am
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Get out and stretch your legs while supporting a good cause!

A 5K run/walk, 10K run and Kids Fun Run on the beach in Pacific City, starting and finishing at the Pelican Pub & Brewery. All proceeds from this fundraiser benefit Cedar Creek Child Care Center located near Pacific City, in Hebo, Oregon.

Pre-Registration (through May 15):
$25/participant for 5k run/walk or 10k run
$15/participant in Kids Fun Run (1/2 mile) for 11 & under

Registration (May 15 - July 25)
$30/participant for 5k run/walk or 10k run
$15/participant in Kids Fun Run (1/2 mile) for 11 & under

Late Registration (no shirt guarantee; After July 25 and morning of event):
$40/participant for 5k run/walk or 10k run
$15/participant in Kids Fun Run (1/2 mile) for 11 & under

Must pre-register to be guaranteed a shirt.

Event made possible with generous support from Pelican Pub & Brewery and other local businesses.

Register now at: Electic Edge Racing


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Tillamook County Fair August 5 - 8

Wednesday, August 5, 10:00am
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Tillamook County Fair theme TBD. 

4H and FFA youth will demonstrate their animals and projects, and Tillamook County residents submit their own crafts and gardening entries. Grand Stand entertainment, always the huge crowd pleaser Pig-N-Ford Races on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, starting at 5:30pm and Pari-Mutuel Horse Racing.

For a complete schedule of events, visit

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2015 Blowsion Surfslam September 11 - 13

Friday, September 11, 8:00am
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For three days, beginning Friday, September 11th, the world's greatest Watercraft Freeriders and racers will descend once again on Pacific City Oregon for this year's top US PWC surf event which combines the second round of the IFWA Freeride World Championship Tour with the IJSBA Freeride World Cup and Motosurf Western Championship. The event will be held at Tierra Del Mar Beach located just north of Pacific City and is free to the public on this wide expanse of beach. The Blowsion Surf Slam will bring over 40 riders from around the world competing for a cash purse and points towards the IFWA World title and competing for the 5th Annual IJSBA Freeride World Cup. Joining them will be some of the best PWC racers in the world who will display high speed turns through a grueling buoy course all while being challenged by the Pacific Coast's always unpredictable waves.

Full event details and daily schedule at

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