Recurring Annual Events

Visit our CALENDAR for current information on each event.

The Chamber sponsors and supports many annual events for Florence residents and visitors. 

Winter Music Festival

January 14-15, 2017

Siuslaw Awards

February 8, 2017 from 6-9 pm

Business awards includes Community Caring Award, “Stu Johntson” Business of the Year, Non-Profit Achievement, Excellence in Customer Service, Curb Appeal and Innovation in Business. Other awards includes First Citizen and Future First Citizen.

Florence Fest

March 31- April 1


Enjoy this memorable, upscale two-day event, which showcases carefully selected Oregon boutique wineries, fine art, food and live jazz.

Rhododendron Festival

May 19-21


Always Ready To Rhody is this year’s theme honoring USCG Siuslaw Station. Rhody Walk/Run, Car Show, Carnival, Art Fest, Flower Show, Parade.

Wings and Wheels

July 1

Florence Municipal Airport 541-997-2687

Aircraft fly-in and car show. Enjoy great music, tasty food, antiques, classics, demonstrations, and more. Great family fun, too!

Independence Day Celebration

July 4


Enjoy fireworks, duck races, pie eating contests and more fun for the family in Historic Old Town Florence, camping, dune buggy and shopping all over town!

Rods ‘N Rhodies Invitational Car Show

September 8-10


Gorgeous, amazing, awe-inspiring hot rods line Bay Street in Historic Old Town. Enjoy great food, music, and create wonderful memories!

5th Annual Community-Wide Garage Sale

September 8-10, 2017

There is a fee to host and post your garage sale and an ad for the Community Wide Garage Sale with a map of all participation sales will be published in the Siuslaw News. You will also receive two official Community Wide Garage Sale signs as well as a tip sheet on how to have a great sale.

Wine walk, Chowder Fest & Great Glass Float Giveaway

October 7-8


Stroll down Historic Old Town, taste Oregon wines, pick your favorite chowder and enter to win a beautiful glass float! Enjoy live Music, shops and food.


October 14, 2017

Held at Florence Events Center. Small admission fee. Scandia Dancers, Tyrollean Dancers, Alpine Echoes Band, Sam’s Polka Gems, food vendors, and Wiener Dog Races at 3:00 pm, Happy Hour and exciting games with prizes.

Veterans Day Parade

November 11, 2017

Held every Veterans Day in Historic Old Town.

Florence Holiday Festival

November 25, 2017

Kick off the holiday season in Historic Old Town. Photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus at Gazebo Park, hay rides, Siuslaw School Choir, musicians and carolers, goodies and hot cider and chocolate from local merchants,  Christmas tree lighting with Mayor Joe Henry at dusk.


The Florence Chamber Of Commerce Thanks Our Corporate Sponsors!

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