Astoria Weekly Amusements (August 11-14, 2022)

The Astoria Regatta is back in 2022, with fun activities (including two parades!) this weekend.  2nd Saturday means Art Walk, of course, and don’t miss the Not So Westminster Dog Show on Saturday at The Lot at 11th and Duane!

All Weekend

Astoria Regatta

The Astoria Regatta is back for 2022!  Visit the website for a list of all the events.  Some highlights:

Thursday-Saturday

Shanghaied in Astoria 

Performances of the 38th season of Astor Street Opry‘s Shanghaied in Astoria take place at 7pm every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday through September 10, 2022, with three Sunday matinees; July 24, August 21, and September 4.

Friday

Movies in the Park

  • August 12th: Spiderman: No Way Home @ McClure Park (701 Franklin)
Saturday

Not So Westminster Dog Show

Don’t miss the show!  2pm-5pm Saturday, August 13, right after the Regatta Parade downtown at The Lot (11th and Duane). Costume contest, tricks, obedience. $10 entry fee, 100% proceeds benefit an animal shelter.

2nd Saturday Art Walk

From noon until 8pm on Saturday, August 13 explore art at galleries and shops throughout downtown-and beyond.

Sunday

Astoria Sunday Market

The Astoria Sunday Market runs from 10am to 3pm every Sunday through mid-October on 12th Street downtown, between Marine Drive and Exchange.

Shanghaied in Astoria is the greatest show west of the Coast Range!

Shanghaied in Astoria is the greatest show west of the Coast Range!

Performances of the 38th season of Astor Street Opry‘s Shanghaied in Astoria take place at 7pm every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday through September 10, 2022, with three Sunday matinees; July 24, August 21, and September 4.

Shanghaied in Astoria is a vaudeville-esque musical melodrama set in mid-summer 1904, around the time of the annual Scandinavian Midsummer Festival.  Eric Olson, our Norwegian hero, sets out to rescue his sweetheart Miss Virginia Sweet, who is a ward of the villainous Max Krooke.

Visit the website for ticket purchase options.  Tickets are $15 or $20, depending on seating location.  The Astor Street Opry company theater is located at 129 W Bond Street.

Astoria Weekend Amusements (August 3-7, 2022)

Circus workshops, the Clatsop County Fair, Movies in the Park, and a lot more this weekend!

Free Workshops:

  • Circus Juggling Workshop (August 3)
  • Clowning Around with Acrobatics (August 4)

Clatsop County Fair 2022 (August 2-6)

Movies in the Park

  • Sing 2 @ Lindstrom Park (686 Niagara), (August 5)

Circus Nonsense (August 6, 7)

Thursday-Sunday

Shanghaied in Astoria

Astor Street OpryPerformances of the 38th season of Astor Street Opry‘s Shanghaied in Astoria take place at 7pm every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday through September 10, 2022, with three Sunday matinees; July 24, August 21, and September 4.

Shanghaied in Astoria is a vaudeville-esque musical melodrama set in mid-summer 1904, around the time of the annual Scandinavian Midsummer Festival.  Eric Olson, our Norwegian hero, sets out to rescue his sweetheart Miss Virginia Sweet, who is a ward of the villainous Max Krooke. 

Visit the website for ticket purchase options.  Tickets are $15 or $20, depending on seating location.  The Astor Street Opry company theater is located at 129 W Bond Street.

Sunday

Astoria Sunday Market

Astoria Sunday Market

The Astoria Sunday Market runs from 10am to 3pm every Sunday through mid-October on 12th Street downtown, between Marine Drive and Exchange.

Astoria Sunday Market, at the heart of Astoria’s Downtown, combines fresh produce, local arts & crafts, food, music and more in a lively downtown street market atmosphere. The market features up to 200 vendors each week offering locally-made products that have been hand-crafted, grown, created or gathered by the farmers, craftspeople and artisans featured each week. In addition, the Market has a lively food court with regional entertainment making this the gathering place each Sunday for locals and visitors to the region.