The Oregon Coast Aquarium’s Jellyfish Jubilee – September 22!
The Oregon Coast Aquarium’s fifth annual Jellyfish Jubilee; A Celebration of Food and Wine, will be held September 22, 2012, from 6 to 9 pm and will benefit the Aquarium’s animal care, exhibits and education programs. Presented by West Coast Bank, this all inclusive event will include champagne reception, delectable food, exquisite wine, Behind the Scene Tours, Octopus Encounters, and live Vulture Presentation. There will also be an interactive program by Fish Trax with cooking demonstration, entertainment by Past Forward and a “Crème de la Crème” chef competition. Tickets are $90 for Members, $100 non members. Tickets may be purchased at www.aquarium.org or by calling 541-867-3474 ext. 5217.
Help Homeless Animals At The Boomer Beach Bash – September 16th
The Boomer Bash is the annual fundraiser for the Lincoln County Animal Shelter’s medical fund. All proceeds are used to provide life-saving veterinary care for homeless animals in need and to help animals rescued from abuse and neglect. This year, we’re taking the bash to South Beach State Park for a day of family fun. Please join us Sunday, September 16 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm (walk begins at noon). Activities will include a walk along the beach or paved jetty trail, canine contests, kids’ crafts, photo booth, raffles, music, and a kitty corner. There is no minimum registration fee, but those who donate at least $20 will receive a commemorative t-shirt, goody bag, and free raffle ticket. There will be prizes for the individual and team who raise the most funds. Please register at BoomerBeachBash.org and let us know you are interested in learning more.
House of Blues- October 13th!
Please join us for the first annual Habitat “House of Blues”, an unforgettable night with live music, friends & fun. Habitat’s “House of Blues” is a 1920’s New Orleans themed event so wear your flapper dresses and fedoras and let the good times roll! 100% of the proceeds benefit Habitat for Humanity of Lincoln County. The evening will feature live danceable Blues by Henry Cooper & Leonard Maxson, an entertaining but short oral auction hosted by Jared Groom, a silent auction coordinated by the Habitat “Flapper” girls, and delicious New Orleans style food provided by Georgie’s Beachside Grill. Tickets are available by calling (541) 574-4437 and are $40 per person, $70 per couple and $300 for a table of 8.
Scary-Okie: Shake, Rattle & Roll
The Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce is excited to once again present “Scary-Okie: Shake, Rattle & Roll!” Mark your calendars for October 27th. The event will be held at the Best Western Plus at 6:00pm. Join us for a complimentary beer & wine social, dinner, raffles, Halloween costume contest, Karaoke & dancing and much, much more! Tickets are $30/person and $295 table of eight. Call the Chamber office to purchase your tickets (541) 265-8801.
Dine Out For Samaritan House – October 3rd!
Mark your calendars as Dine Out for Samaritan House 2012-13 Season is upon us. Join us Wednesday, October 3rd at Local Ocean on Newport’s Bayfront. Enjoy lunch or dinner at this local favorite and help support Samaritan House.