Oregon Coast 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 solely reserved for rainy days, they will surely provide the family with a fun and memorable experience. Afterward, visit one of the many tasty Manzanita restaurants to end your day.

Manzanita Rainy Day Activities

Manzanita Art Galleries

Explore Manzanita's creative community and visit the area's art galleries. Whether you stroll through the galleries to appreciate the artwork 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.

Manzanita Library  

571 Laneda Avenue, Manzanita | (503) 368-6665 
Located in downtown Manzanita, the Manzanita Library is the ideal place to sneak away for 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 public archive on Saturdays from 1:00PM - 4:00PM to view rotating exhibits that share the history of the area.

Nehalem Rainy Day Activities


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 busy during your getaway, the NCRD is a wonderful place to do just that! Workout at the gym, 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! 

Seaside Rainy Day Activities

Seaside Cinema

1026 12th Avenue, Seaside | (503) 738-0671
Catch the latest flick at Seaside Cinema. Perfect for a rainy day, the movie theaters offer a nice respite. On Tuesdays, movie tickets are only $5.00!

Seaside Aquarium

200 North Prom, Seaside | (503) 738-6211
The Seaside Aquarium is one of the oldest aquariums on the West Coast. The aquarium features an underwater exhibit and a touch tank with various marine animals. One of the biggest attractions at the aquarium is the seals! Plan a visit to Seaside and be sure to stop by the aquarium for a day of marine-filled fun!

Seaside Carousel Mall

300 Broadway, Seaside | (503) 738-6728
Welcome visitors to the Seaside Carousel Mall, a must-stop for tourists and locals for shopping, family fun, and food. Here, you'll find fun activities like laser tag, an arcade, carousel rides, plenty of shopping, and a few restaurant options. 

Wheeler Rainy Day Activities

Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad

125 Oregon Coast Hwy, Rockaway Beach | (503) 842-7972
Take the scenic route with the Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad! Enjoy a few hours riding along the coast with the OCSR for a memorable excursion. 

Cannon Beach Rainy Day Activities

Coaster Theatre

108 North Hemlock Street, Cannon Beach | (503) 436-1242
For over fifty years, audiences at the Coaster Theatre Playhouse have experienced thought-provoking dramas, witty comedies, riveting mysteries, and lively musical theatre. 

Icefire Glassworks 

116 East Gower Avenue, Cannon Beach | (503) 436-2359
Icefire Glassworks displays artwork from talented artists around the area.  Their portfolio includes blown, fused, and hot-sculpted glass, with some lampworked and cast pieces. 

Hull Gallery

172 N Hemlock St, Cannon Beach | (503) 436-2600
The Hull Gallery displays the artwork of Jeffery Hull, who began his career 50 years ago in Cannon Beach. Located on the second level of Sandpiper Square in the heart of downtown Cannon Beach, the gallery exclusively features Jeffrey Hull's work. His representational work is displayed as Original Watercolors, Oils, and Giclée Prints.

Cannon Beach History and Museum

1387 South Spruce St, Cannon Beach | (503) 436-9301
The Cannon Beach History & Museum's mission is to preserve the history of Cannon Beach and Arch Cape. View historic photos of Cannon Beach and Arch Cape and learn more about this beautiful destination.

Ocean Spa

231 N Hemlock St. #202, Cannon Beach | (503) 436-0644
Find relaxation on your Oregon Coast vacation and stop by Ocean Spa after a day of exploring. Ocean Spa services include tanning, massages, esthetics, foot bar, and body treatments.

Cannon Beach Escape Room

248 N Spruce St, Cannon Beach | (503) 862-7907
The Cannon Beach Escape Room is a physical adventure game. Grab a group of family or friends and head to the themed rooms where you have 60 minutes to work together to discover hidden objects, gather clues, and solve puzzles to find the key to escape.  

Bruce's Candy

256 N. Hemlock, Cannon Beach | (503) 436-2641
Satisfy your sweet tooth at Bruce's Candy in Cannon Beach. Family-owned and operated since 1963, Bruce's Candy has all you could need, including salt water taffy, chocolates, corns, brittles, and more.

Cannon Beach Gallery

1064 S. Hemlock St, Cannon Beach | (503) 436-2641
Support local artists and visit the Cannon Beach Gallery during your Oregon Coast vacation. The gallery features local artists working in fine arts and crafts.


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 museum is open 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 museum 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. 

Oregon Coast Antiquing

The Vintage Unicorn

36025 7th St, Nehalem | (503) 368-3380
The Vintage Unicorn is a vintage Shop in Nehalem for clothes, furniture, accessories, and more. They offer an exclusive selection of well-known brands at affordable prices.