Greater Newport Area Events

There's always something special happening in Newport - scroll down to see some of the premier annual events that help make our town such a vibrant place to live and a desirable travel destination! Check out our upcoming Chamber events below and view the calendar to see what's happening in and around Newport this month.

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Chamber Spring Spruce Up

May 13, 2017

In conjunction with the Chamber's May 13th Hwy Clean-up, ServPro and a group of fellow Chamber members will be sprucing things up a bit at the Chamber office. We will be window cleaning, spreading bark dust, trimming shrubs and bushes, and more.

Meet at the Chamber office, located at 555 SW Coast Hwy @ 8am. Get involved! It’ll be fun! Plus, a lunch will be provided for all volunteers.

Thank you to sponsors: Advantage Real Estate, ProBuild, ServPro, Creative Landscape & Maintenance, Thompson's Sanitary Service, and Beautiful Reflections Window Cleaning.

Are you interested in volunteering? Contact: John Williams (503) 991-6065 /  

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Know Your Newport - Hospitality Training Seminar

May 17, 2017

The Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce will host its annual hospitality training seminar, Know Your Newport on Wednesday, May 17, 2017. This year’s seminar will be held at the Best Western Agate Beach Inn located at 3019 N Coast Hwy in Newport.

Interested parties may choose to attend either the morning session from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm or the evening session from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm.

Front line employees from around the area are encouraged to participate in the seminar which will focus on familiarization of local attractions, customer service training and showcasing Newport’s amenities to visitors. Know Your Newport is FREE to attend and includes a guided neighborhood bus tour, complimentary passes to local attractions, door prizes, refreshments, a grand prize and more!

For more information, call Bobbi Price at 541-265-8801 or email:

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Newport's Amazing Race

August 5, 2017

The Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce’s Young Professionals will hold their 7th annual Amazing Race on Saturday, August 5th. Organizers of the event have designed a series of seven top-secret challenges that will be both mental and physical.  Modeled after the popular television show, the Amazing Race will have two person teams solving clues and racing to the finish line.  Teams may consist of two men, two women, or be co-ed, with participants 15 years of age or older. A $100 cash prize will be awarded to the team that finishes first from each category. At the conclusion of the race, complimentary food and beverages will be provided to all participants, volunteers and sponsors.

For more information please call Bobbi at 541-265-8801 or email

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Newport Seafood & Wine Festival

February 22-25, 2018

It wouldn’t be winter on the coast without the Newport Seafood & Wine Festival. Showcasing over 150 premier Northwest wines, culinary professionals and regional artisans, the Newport Seafood & Wine Festival draws nearly 25,000 visitors each year.


Monthly Community Events

There’s always something special happening in Newport – here are some of the premier annual events that help make our town such a vibrant place to live and a desirable travel destination!