Enjoy year-round events and festivals while staying in one of the Seaside, Oregon rentals. You'll find a number of exciting festivals and events held annually as well as some chosen at the spur of a moment. Most festivals are held close to the beaches.
Seaside Festival 4th of July Celebration
This annual festival is open to all, so you can join the parade when it begins at the Seaside Museum or as and when it goes through the town. Once the parade is over, you must head back to the museum for an afternoon social complete with speeches, games, activities and food. The annual fireworks show commences around 10 p.m.
Annual Beach Run
The July beach run aims to promote fitness awareness and combating childhood obesity. There are a number of events such as timed runs, non-timed walks on the Promenade and runs specific for young children. After the event, an awards ceremony along with free lunch is organized.
Artwalk is held on the first Saturday of each month from 5 p.m to 8 p.m and is sponsored by the Seaside Chamber of Commerce. The artwalk provides a showcase for local, regional and national artists to exhibit their artwork. You will find a variety of artwork in varied price ranges.
Beach Volleyball Competition
One of Seaside’s biggest attractions, the Beach Volleyball Competition is usually held around August. No admission charge is levied for viewers and seating is strictly on a first-come first-served basis. It is mostly a 2- to 3-day event, where teams from 14 to over 45 years of age participate.
Besides the annual festival and events, there are number of other events held here close to your Seaside vacation home, you can collect all information from the local tourism office. It's easy to find a wide range of rentals by browsing Vacationhomes.com, all sorted on the basis of price, location and amenities.