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Your Weekend Guide to Rockaway Beach

Picture this: You’re in your car, driving the long and winding road to the Oregon Coast. For the next 48 hours, your time is your own. As you meander down Hwy 101, you are greeted by the four friendliest words: Welcome to Rockaway Beach.  Sure we’d all love to have a...
Remnants of the Emily G. Reed

A Tragic Valentine’s Day Story

For many, February is the most romantic time of the year, with cards, chocolates and flowers handed out in groves. In Rockaway Beach, February has become a time of remembrance; for you see it was on Valentine’s Day 112 years ago that a 215-foot sailing vessel...

Your Holiday Guide to Rockaway Beach 

What happens when you mix the magic of the holidays with a quirky little beach town that likes to celebrate in BIG ways? You get Christmas time in Rockaway Beach! We take any opportunity to get together and celebrate and are inviting you to come join us as we welcome...

Celebrate the Holidays in Rockaway Beach

The holidays were made for spending time with friends and families and making memories. And well, let’s face it, making memories is what we’re all about in Rockaway Beach. So to get your holiday spirit off to the right start, here is a rundown of holiday events...

Old Fashioned Carnival in the Park Returns Sept. 1

The Old Fashioned Carnival in the Park returns to Phyllis Baker Park on Sunday, Sept. 1. This is a fundraiser for the Rockaway Beach Parks & Rec Department. Come enjoy entertainment by area musicians, yummy food, games, bingo, and raffle prizes donated by Rockaway...

5 Things to Do Before School is Back 

There is no denying it: the days are starting to shorten and evenings tend to bring a crisper touch to your skin than before. Maple leaves are slowly starting to yellow and fall and young minds are gearing up to go back to school. But before you officially say goodbye...