Travel Southern Oregon Coast promotes regional collaboration

With the Bandon Dunes Golf Resort, the Southwest Oregon Regional Airport, miles of uncrowded beaches and trails, the South Coast is attracting an increasing number of visitors. One sign that the area is maturing as a regional destination is the decision by local stakeholders to create a destination management organization (DMO) to represent the region…

North Coast cultivates agri-tourism businesses

While Jacobsen Salt, Pelican Brewery Company’s  Double IPA and Tillamook Cheese have made their way onto grocery store shelves across the country, Tillamook County is home to countless other high-quality food businesses. Over the next two years, Partners for Rural Innovation will leverage a $45,000 grant from Business Oregon’s Rural Opportunity Initiative Grant program to…

Historic Tall Ships Are Back in Coos Bay in July!

See the historic Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain at the Coos Bay Boardwalk July 12th-24th The public is invited to experience maritime history when the brig Lady Washington and the topsail ketch Hawaiian Chieftain dock at the Coos Bay Boardwalk July 12th-24th, 2018. This is welcome news to our community after the Lady Washington was unable to complete her voyage to Coos…