2017 Bandon Cranberry Festival Event List

evening street dance, Bandon Cranberry Festival 2015

Shiver me Cranberry! The annual Bandon Cranberry Festival is back with a seafaring pirate theme, and all your favorite festival events, in 2017.

Friday, September 8

Blessing of the Harvest, 11 a.m.
2nd St. NE & Ohio Ave. NE

Cranberry Food Fair
Contest Registration 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Public display 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Old Town Marketplace, 250 1st St. SW

Cranberry Coronation Ceremony, 7 p.m.
Sprague Community Theater, 1202 11th St. SW
Advance tickets at the Bandon Visitors Center

Saturday, September 9

Cranberry Cruise-In Car Show, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
2nd St., Old Town Bandon

Cranberry Festival Parade, 10 a.m.
Highway 101 & 1st St., Old Town Bandon

Festival Market, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Food & Artisan vendors, Beer & Wine Garden, Live entertainment, Kid’s Corner
2nd St., Old Town Bandon

Cranberry Food Fair, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Old Town Marketplace, 250 1st St. SW

Cranberry Eating Contest, 2 p.m.
Festival Market Main Stage, 2nd St., Old Town Bandon

Cranberry Bowl Football Game, 4 p.m.
Bandon High School Tiger Field, 550 9th St. SW

Cranberry Street Dance, 7 p.m.
Festival Market Main Stage, 2nd St., Old Town Bandon

Sunday, September 10

Festival Market, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Food & Artisan vendors, Beer & Wine Garden, Live entertainment, Kid’s Corner
2nd St., Old Town Bandon

Cranberry Eating Contest, 1 p.m.
Festival Market Main Stage, 2nd St., Old Town Bandon

More Activities

For more activities, download our annual festival brochure, (updated each summer), or request a copy at the Bandon Visitors Center.

Visit our Cranberry Festival pages for vendor applications and special event registration.

Festival Parking

To keep our festival-goers safe, the Festival Market, along 2nd St. and Old Town connector streets, is a pedestrian-only area on Saturday and Sunday. Please use caution when coming and going from the festival. Highway 101 traffic will be detoured only during the Saturday parade.

Follow posted signs for vehicle access and parking near Old Town. Look for ADA permit parking on 1st St. Overflow parking is available northeast of Old Town, at 3rd St. SE and Grand Ave., near Face Rock Creamery.

Vendors and Old Town business owners may request service access permits from the Bandon Chamber of Commerce before the festival.


Article by Geneva Miller. Photos by Angela Cardas, Cardas Photography.