If you’re thinking of booking one of the many wonderful Oregon beach vacation rentals around Lincoln City and planning a summer holiday, now is the time to do it! Summer officially begins on June 21, 2015, when we mark the Summer Solstice. This gives you just enough time to plan your stay and book your ideal beach home vacation rental. Lincoln City will have no shortage of events to keep you entertained, from family-friendly festivals to eclectic concerts to fun and informative educational “clinics.” Just check out a few of the upcoming events and start planning your escape now!
Siletz Bay Music Festival
This summer music program conducted by Artistic Director Yaacov Bergman brings together jazz, classical, and musical theater artists for a series of wonderful performances at Siletz Bay over this two-week period from June 24 to July 5, 2015. Call (541) 992-1131 for more information.
Summer Clamming Clinics
Join other beginning clammers and an experienced instructor every Wednesday – starting June 24th – for a brief lecture on clamming followed by an afternoon of digging clams in the nearby bay. The clinics begin at the Driftwood Public Library located at 801 SW Hwy 101 at noon, ending with a clamming in Siletz Bay. Then you’ll just need to learn how to cook your afternoon’s bounty, and find the right bottle of wine to pair them with…
Hands-on Canning & Pickling Demo
The Culinary Center in Lincoln City will be offering hands-on cooking demonstrations all summer long. On Saturday, June 27thfrom 1pm to 4pm you can learn how to can and pickle all your favorite veggies, fruits, and other food items with esteemed Chef Sharon Wiest. The cost is $55, which includes jars of all your canned items at the end of the demo. Call (541) 557-1125 or (800) 452-2151 to learn more.
Summer Kite Festival
This is an oldie but a goodie! Locals flock to the annual Summer Kite Festival on the beach at the D-River Wayside, located in the middle of Lincoln City, every year to fly kites, buy kites, watch kite-flying, and witness some of the most astounding kite creations known to man. More out-of-towners also discover the joy of the kite festival every year! Food This year’s festival will take place on Saturday, June 27 and Sunday, June 28 from 10am to 4pm. Call (800) 452-2151 for more information.
This is just a taste of what’s in store for summer. Bird walks, hiking photography clinics, rock and blues concerts, and much more await – not to mention the variety of shops, galleries, restaurants, bars, cafes, and of course the miles of picturesque coastline. Whether you book a full house or a beach condo rental, Oregon awaits you and your favorite fun-seekers!