All presentations will be held in the meeting yurt or the park's amphitheater.

Bug repellent is suggested.

Bullards Beach State Park continues its summer programs for 2019. The programs run from 7-8 p.m. through Aug. 31, Tuesdays through Saturdays, with the exception of the Oregon Old Time Fiddlers, who will play in the amphitheater from 6-7:30 p.m. on the second and fourth Wednesday

Carpooling or parking at the east side picnic area and walking into the campground is encouraged to avoid parking issues and traffic congestion. Allow enough time if walking in. 

Bullards also has a top-notch Junior Ranger program that runs from 10-11 a.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays throughout the summer. On Saturdays, the Junior Rangers take part in a bicycle parade. They have a chance to decorate their bikes and learn bike safety before the parade, then they ride throughout the park. All children are welcome.

Upcoming programs:

Tuesday, July 23: "Birds of Bandon" with Harv Schubothe, 7 p.m., meeting yurt. Learn about the many birds that can be seen in and around Bandon and why the Bandon area attracts so many birds.

Wednesday, July 24: Oregon Old Time Fiddlers, 6-7:30 p.m., amphitheater. Old time music and fiddling with audience participation. It is fun for the whole family.

Thursday, July 25: "U.S. Coast Guard" with representatives of USCG Sector North Bend, 7 p.m., meeting yurt. Meet local Coast Guard personnel and hear how they support their missions and accomplish a variety of duties as they stand watch over the dynamic and sometimes dangerous Coast.

Friday, July 26: "Western Snowy Plover" with Patrick Newhall, 7 p.m., amphitheater. Join us to learn about the life and habits of the only shorebird in Oregon that nests on the beach.

Saturday, July 27: "Mushrooms & Other Fungi of the Southern Oregon Coast" with Patrick Newhall, 7 p.m., amphitheater. Discover the many bizarre, sometimes delicious fungi that thrive in local rich, dense forests.

Tuesday, July 30: "U.S. Coast Guard," with representatives of USCG Sector North Bend, 7 p.m., meeting yurt. Meet local Coast Guard personnel and hear how they support their missions and accomplish a variety of duties as they stand watch over the dynamic and sometimes dangerous coast.

Wednesday, July 31: "Tales of the Cemetery" with Jim Proehl, 7 p.m., amphitheater. Did you know there is a cemetery hidden in Bullards Beach? Find out who is buried there and hear the story of how Bullards Beach became a state park. This program includes a short walk to the cemetery.

Thursday, Aug. 1: "Bandon Beach Treasures" with the Andrist family, 7 p.m., amphitheater. Uncover the rocks, fossils and petrified wood found on our beaches and learn how to identify them.

Friday, Aug. 2: "Birds of the Southern Oregon Coast" with Patrick Newhall, 7 p.m., amphitheater. From old growth forest dwellers to coastal hunters, learn about the many different birds that can be seen in and around Bullards Beach State Park.

Saturday, Aug. 3: "Symbiosis" Patrick Newhall, 7 p.m., amphitheater. Learn about the many strange and unique ways organisms adapt to work together and against each other to survive, from microscopic fungi that farm algae to freeloading barnacles hitching a ride on a humpback whale.

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Schedules

  • Starting Tuesday, July 23rd, 2019, repeated every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until Saturday, August 31, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
  • Starting Wednesday, June 12th, 2019, repeated every month on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday until Saturday, August 31, 2019 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
  • Starting Thursday, July 25th, 2019, repeated every day until Saturday, July 27, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
  • Occurred Tuesday, July 23rd, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
  • Starting Tuesday, July 30th, 2019, repeated every day until Saturday, August 03, 2019 @ 7:00 pm

Venue

Bullards Beach State Park

52470 U.S. Highway 101
Bandon,

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