February 18, 2016

Pickers, Scoops and Beaters: A history of bringin’ in the cranberry harvest

Excerpts and photos from “Bandon,” by Robert Miller and Reg Pullen with the Bandon Historical Society, Arcadia Publishing 2013, used by permission. Generations of Oregon Coast […]
January 17, 2016

Here Comes the Parade: Marching down the street in the 1948 Cranberry Festival

A parade was not part of the first Cranberry Festival. The parade was added in 1948, the second year of Bandon’s Cranberry Festival. The first festival […]
January 12, 2016

Oregon Coast Film Festival 2015

Everybody’s got a story to tell. Share yours at the Oregon Coast Film Festival in Bandon, Oregon. Film festival founder Dave Wilhite offered a new challenge […]
January 12, 2016

Cook up Some Fun: Bandon Cranberry Festival Food Fair

A crown awaits the cook with the cranberry touch. Culinary Queens need only whip up their best cranberry concoction to enter the Queen of the Kitchen […]