Beginning in November, Cannon Beach plays host to Haystack Holidays, a series of holiday events designed to put the fun back into the holiday season. Some Haystack Holidays highlights include Mimosa Madness, Cannon Beach’s refreshing alternative to the craziness of Black Friday; a long time local tradition, the downtown Lamp Lighting Ceremony; and a special holiday concert. Cannon Beach offers the perfect holiday shopping season getaway with the picturesque village lit up festively and shops and galleries offering unique gift opportunities. Of course, when your shopping is done, you can enjoy the spectacular Oregon Coast during a season like no other.
Haystack Holidays 2019 Events
Cannon Beach is offering can’t miss events to make your holiday season merry and bright, come celebrate with us!
WOW! Cannon Beach – Friday, November 8th – Sunday, November 10th
A weekend filled with events, classes, shopping discounts and fun! For more details, visit WOW! on Facebook.
Annie at the Coaster Theatre – Weekends, November 15th – December 22nd
Purchase tickets online or call the Coaster Theatre for more information at (503) 436-1242.
Mimosa Madness – Friday, November 29th
A shopping extravaganza! Refreshments and deals can be found in participating shops and boutiques around town from 8am until 11am. For more information, visit Mimosa Madness on Facebook.
Holiday Wreath Making – Saturday, November 30th & Saturday, December 7th
Get creative at the Cannon Beach Chamber of Commerce from 11am until 3pm. This wreath making event comes with an instructor, refreshments and holiday music! Cost: $22, 2 for $40. Bring your ring from last year and get a discount for recycling.
Cannon Beach in Lights & ‘Name That Tune’ Window Display Contest – December 2nd to December 13th
Visit participating retailers and submit correct ‘Name That Tune’ playing cards for a chance to win a holiday gift basket. Holiday lights voting can be submitted online or in person at the Chamber. Voting is open until December 14th and awards will be announced at the Coaster Theatre performance on December 15th.
Cannon Beach Chorus Holiday Concert – TBA
For more details, visit the Chorus online or call (503) 436-0378.
Cannon Beach Library Holiday Tea – Saturday, December 7th
Cozy up at the Cannon Beach Library from 1pm until 4pm and enjoy home baked cookies, tea and cider. During this event, they will draw the winner of their annual Quilt Drawing; you do not have to be present to win. Find more details about this free event online or by calling (503) 436-1391.
Lamp Lighting Ceremony – Saturday, December 7th
Join us in Sandpiper Square for this beloved Cannon Beach holiday tradition at 4pm. All are welcome and you'll find treats and refreshments after the ceremony. For more information, call (503) 436-2618.
Pictures with Santa – Saturday, December 14th
Santa Claus is coming to town. Come support the Cannon Beach Academy and get your picture with Santa at the Cannon Beach Chamber of Commerce from 1pm until 4pm. For more information, call (503) 436-2623.
Holiday Foods Around the World – Thursday, December 26th – Saturday, December 28th
Visit participating Cannon Beach restaurants as they feature unique food and beverage specials highlighting traditions from different countries and cultures. For details, call (503) 436-2623.
Winter Holiday Concert with The Fireside Social Orchestra - Thursday, December 26th
Finish 2019 with some fun at the Coaster Theatre! The Fireside Social Orchestra specializing in the music of the Nineteenth Century on period instruments and voices. For more details and tickets, call (503) 436-2623 or purchase tickets coming in November