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The 37th Annual Stormy Weather Arts Festival

Thank you for joining us for the 36th Annual Stormy Weather Arts Festival. Please join us again next year at the 37th Annual Stormy Weather Arts Festival on November 1st, 2nd, & 3rd, 2024.

For 36 years, the Stormy Weather Arts Festival on the first weekend in November has been one of Cannon Beach’s most popular events. You can immerse yourself in the creative culture that has long been a part of this community recognized as one of the 100 best art towns in America. The weekend offers musical performances and gallery events with the opportunity to meet renowned artists, see their latest works, or watch them demonstrate their techniques.

Enjoy a variety of gallery receptions, artist demonstrations, and paint classes, and catch free live musical performances with regional musicians at outdoor venues throughout the town. Cannon Beach is home to more than a dozen art galleries. Many of their most successful national and regional artists and prominent local artists will be showcased during the festival. 


2023 SWAF Artwork Poster by Drea Frost of Shearwater Studio & Gallery

Stormy Weather Arts Festival Ticketed Events


Buskers Around Town on Saturday, November 4th
Location, Time, & Musicians 11am to 12:30pm 1pm to 2:30pm 3pm to 4:30pm
264 E. 3rd
  Mike & Bryan Andy & Boris
224. N Hemlock
Lauren & Steve Richard Petrich Jersey Jon & Mountain Mike
172 N. Hemlock
Carr Family Band River Rats Wishflower
124 N. Hemlock
Bruce & Holly KotoJazz Uncle Mary


Below is the list of the official festival events. To get your copy of the official Stormy Weather Arts Festival Brochure, visit the Cannon Beach Chamber of Commerce & Information Center.

The inside details of the Stormy Weather Arts Festival Brochure

Thank you to our 2023 Event Sponsors!

Check out these great places to stay in Cannon Beach to enjoy the weekend festivities during the Stormy Weather Arts Festival or any time you might want to come relax in Cannon Beach.