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A night of pasta and jazz supports Astoria Band Boosters
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A night of pasta and jazz supports Astoria Band Boosters

ASTORIA — The Astoria Moose Lodge 408, Chapter 422, is hosting a spaghetti feed 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, May 20, to support the Astoria Band Boosters.

At the lodge (420 17th St.,), eaters will enjoy a “heaping plate of spaghetti,...

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Get Lit on literature
Get Lit on the Beach starts May 19-21
Annual college art show opens May 18
Annual college art show opens May 18

ASTORIA — Clatsop Community College’s 2017 annual Art Student Show — a juried event showcasing the talent and creativity of the college’s art students — will be on display in the Royal Nebeker Gallery from Thursday,...

Feature: Tolovana Arts Colony launches Cannon Beach Comedy Festival
Feature: Tolovana Arts Colony launches Cannon Beach Comedy Festival

Tolovana Arts Colony launches Cannon Beach comedy festival

By Jon Broderick

For Coast Weekend

Susan Rice, a veteran of 34 years of stand-up and Willamette Week’s 2015 pick as Portland’s Funniest Person, is coming to the...

Second Saturday Art Walk takes over downtown
Second Saturday Art Walk takes over downtown

ASTORIA — Downtown merchants and galleries will hold the Second Saturday Art Walk from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, May 13. Meet artists and mingle with art lovers while enjoying refreshments and new exhibitions. Some locations open earlier or...

Portland’s Kathryn Claire, canapés and sparkling wine
Portland’s Kathryn Claire, canapés and sparkling wine

ASTORIA — Kathryn Claire, a Portland chamber-folk artist, will perform for a special dinner show at Baked Alaska Restaurant in Astoria 7 p.m. Friday, May 12. The cost is $60 per person.

The Astoria performance is part of Claire’s...

The Naked Lemon ‘pops up’ at Eleventh Street Barber during Second Saturday Art Walk
The Naked Lemon ‘pops up’ at Eleventh Street Barber during Second Saturday Art Walk

ASTORIA — Aleesha Nedd, the owner of The Naked Lemon who does custom cakes and baked goods, will be a pop-up vendor at Eleventh Street Barber at 5:30 p.m. May 13 during the Second Saturday Art Walk.

Artist makes, sells soaps at Vintage Hardware
Artist makes, sells soaps at Vintage Hardware

astoria — Local artist Kari J. Young is Vintage Hardware’s May pop-up vendor during Astoria’s Second Saturday Art Walk.

Young is an intuitive, self-taught, mixed-media artist, the store’s co-owner Becky Johnson wrote.

Paintings at Chariot highlight nature’s ever-changing look
Paintings at Chariot highlight nature’s ever-changing look

astoria — Renee Rowe, a new Astoria resident, will be having a solo exhibition at the Chariot at the Astor Hotel Building (1421 Commercial St.) during Astoria’s Second Saturday Art Walk. Her work can be seen Saturday and Sunday, May 13...

Cannon Beach author Mindy Hardwick discusses her memoir at library
Cannon Beach author Mindy Hardwick discusses her memoir at library

cannon beach — Local author Mindy Hardwick will be the speaker at the Cannon Beach Library’s Northwest Author series at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 13.

She will focus on her book, “Kids in Orange: Voices from Juvenile...

Photo narrative from natural places on view at LightBox
Photo narrative from natural places on view at LightBox

astoria — LightBox Photographic Gallery in Astoria will open a series titled “Whole” by Ken Hochfeld, a Portland landscape photographer, at 5 p.m. May 13, during the Second Saturday Art Walk.

The exhibition will kick off...

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Dance

Tap Dance Festival brings awareness to art form

Astoria — As part of National Dance Week, the 17th annual Tap Dance Festival will be held 7 p.m. Saturday, May 6, at Astoria’s...

Film

Floating movie set to dock in Astoria

ASTORIA — The Lady Washington, a “tall ship” that has made appearances in the “Pirates of the Caribbean” and...

Literature

Get Lit on literature
Get Lit on the Beach starts May 19-21
Cannon Beach author Mindy Hardwick discusses her memoir at library

cannon beach — Local author Mindy Hardwick will be the speaker at the Cannon Beach Library’s Northwest Author series at 2 p.m.

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Music

A night of pasta and jazz supports Astoria Band Boosters

ASTORIA — The Astoria Moose Lodge 408, Chapter 422, is hosting a spaghetti feed 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, May 20, to support the Astoria Band...

Second Saturday Art Walk takes over downtown

ASTORIA — Downtown merchants and galleries will hold the Second Saturday Art Walk from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, May 13. Meet artists and...

Portland’s Kathryn Claire, canapés and sparkling wine
Voice students perform in Cannon Beach
Country singer Britnee Kellogg performs at Olney Saloon

Theater

Feature: Tolovana Arts Colony launches Cannon Beach Comedy Festival

Tolovana Arts Colony launches Cannon Beach comedy festival

By Jon Broderick

For Coast Weekend

Susan Rice, a veteran of 34 years...

Comedian Rick Shapiro performs at KALA

Astoria — For one night only, Rick Shapiro — a comedian, artist, actor and author — will perform at KALA (1017 Marine Dr.) in...

Comedy, parody, satire and surrealism in ‘This Show is Not Yet Titled’
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Visual

Landscape photographer shares work of Oregon Coast, celebrates Beach Bill legacy

FORT CLATSOP — Rick Schafer, a prolific photographer and fifth-generation Oregonian, will share his work at the next “In Their...

Second Saturday Art Walk takes over downtown

ASTORIA — Downtown merchants and galleries will hold the Second Saturday Art Walk from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, May 13. Meet artists and...

Artist makes, sells soaps at Vintage Hardware
Paintings at Chariot highlight nature’s ever-changing look
Photo narrative from natural places on view at LightBox