Manzanita Beach Rainy Day Activities

Oregon Coast

For the days when the rain won't let up, check out these Manzanita Beach area activities and attractions. And while these Manzanita Beach activities aren't soley reserved for rainy days, they are sure to provide the family with a fun and memorable experience. Afterwards, visit one of the many tasty Manzanita restaurants to end your day.

Manzanita Art Galleries

Explore Manzanita's creative community and visit the area's art galleries. Whether you choose to stroll through the galleries to appreciate the art work or participate in classes to get your creative juices flowing, our art galleries provide a great experience for all during your Manzanita Beach vacation. For more information on Manzanita art galleries, visit here.


36155 9th Street, Nehalem | (855) 444-6273 
The North County Recreation District (NCRD) is a community center located in Nehalem that offers a variety of programs, classes, and services to the public. If you prefer to keep yourself busy during your getaway, the NCRD is a wonderful place to do just that! Workout at the gym, go for a swim, or catch a play at the performing arts center. To learn more about fees for in state and out-of-state visitors, visit the NCRD website.

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North Coast Pinball

35995 7th Street, Nehalem | (503) 343-4783 
North Coast Pinball is Nehalem’s little pinball lounge (and kite shop), serving Oregon's north coast since 2021. They're a cozy little spot with a warm and welcoming vibe and the largest, most diverse, and best-maintained collection of modern and classic pinball machines we know of on the west coast. Play pinball there! 

Manzanita Library  

571 Laneda Avenue, Manzanita | (503) 368-6665 
Located in downtown Manzanita, the Manzanita Library is the ideal place to sneak away for some peace and quiet. Check out a book and dive into a good read during your Manzanita vacation or participate in one of the many activities held at the library.   

FIT Manzanita 

635 Laneda Avenue, Manzanita | (503) 368-7272 
Located in the heart of Manzanita, FIT Manzanita is a great option for those who like to stay active while on vacation. The facility includes treadmills, ellipticals with private viewing screens, strength training and wellness.

Nehalem Valley Historical Society

225 Laneda Avenue, Manzanita | [email protected]
Nehalem Valley Historical Society is devoted to preserving the rich cultural heritage of Manzanita, Wheeler and Nehalem. Visit the publich archive on Saturday's from 1:00PM - 4:00PM to view rotating exhibits that share the history of the area.


Garibaldi Maritime Museum

112 Garibaldi Ave, Garibaldi | (503) 322-8411
Experience the maritime history of the Pacific Northwest at the Garibaldi Maritime Museum. The museum's mission is to "recognize the literature, art, music and dance related to the age of sailing." The musuem is open from Thursday - Monday from 10:00AM - 4:00PM. 

International Police Museum

395 Nehalem Blvd, Wheeler | (503) 457-6056
Explore the history of law enforcement and view displays of uniforms from all over the world, tools that have been important to policing, and much more. The musuem is open from Tuesday - Saturday from 10:00AM - 5:00PM.

Latimer Quilt & Textile Center

2105 Wilson River Loop, Tillamook | (503) 842-8622
Located in Tillamook, Oregon, the Latimer Quilt & Textile Center offers bi-monthly exhibits featuring vintage textiles or contemporary fiber and textile art by local and nationally recognized artists.