Presents Christmas

Best Holiday Oregon Coast Attractions

Join us as we celebrate the holiday season with a variety of Oregon Coast attractions near Gearhart by the Sea. You’ll find everything from beautiful lighting displays, opportunities to take pictures with Santa, festive music, and of course, delicious holiday food! Gearhart is just minutes from Seaside and Cannon Beach, Oregon, which feature events that will get you into the spirit of the holiday season. Without further ado, here are a few Seaside and Cannon Beach events to mark on your calendar! 

Annual Holiday Cannon Beach Events

Just ten miles south of Gearhart, you’ll find Cannon Beach, which hosts a variety of holiday Oregon Coast attractions. Welcome the holiday season with the annual Lamp Lighting Ceremony at Sandpiper Square with refreshments and treats. Take pictures with Santa at the Cannon Beach Library or learn to make your own wreath with a Wreath Making Class. Enjoy Holiday Foods Around the World from participating Cannon Beach restaurants that highlight different countries’ cuisine during late December. Cannon Beach, Oregon, also features a contest called Lights & ‘Name That Tune‘ through window displays the of local retailers where you’ll have the chance to win a gift basket when you name that tune. Learn more about the holiday activities and fun things to do in Cannon Beach throughout the festive season here

Providence Festival of Trees

One of the biggest holiday Oregon Coast attractions is the Festival of Trees at the Civic and Convention Center in Seaside, Oregon. The center features stunning Christmas trees as well as wintertime decorations, wreaths, mini trees, fun displays as well as festive events. Throughout the week, you’ll be able to purchase tickets for private holiday parties such as their Mix and Mingle signature drink event or the Gala Dinner and Auction. If you’re visiting during your Oregon family vacations, check out the Community Open House that features entertainment, raffle items, pictures with Santa, and a holiday store! 

Oregon Family Vacations

During your stay, you’ll be surrounded by many Oregon Coast attractions that will get you ready for the end of the year. We welcome returning families to stay for the Pacific Basketball League Tournaments in Seaside, Oregon, in January. Reserve your room conveniently with our online booking system on our Reservations page. Join Gearhart by the Sea for the holiday season, where you’ll be located just minutes from Seaside, Astoria, and Cannon Beach, Oregon, that feature no shortage of festive activities. If you have any questions about your upcoming arrival, please give us a call at 1-800-547-0115.