The Greater Bandon Association would like to thank the volunteers that came out for our downtown litter liquidation event. Allegra Bridges, Bob Neuroth, Sharron Schmidt, Pat Sherwood, Neal Davis, Harv Schubothe, Leana Spencer, Mike and Lilith Johnson, Melody Gillard-Juarez, Amy Moss-Strong and David Loehr helped put the shine to Bandon prior to the arrival of […]

Brian Vick was recognized by the Greater Bandon Association as Bandon’s Volunteer of the Month at the May 6th meeting of Bandon’s City Council. GBA presents this award to one the many outstanding individuals that contribute to making Bandon a better community to live in. Brian was presented the award in form of a plaque […]

Greater Bandon Association has established a Dedicated Fund for the 9th Street Crosswalk as discussed in “As I See It”. You can mail a tax deductible donation to GBA at P.O. Box 161 or drop it off at Banner Bank.

The Greater Bandon Association has been awarded $200,000 from Oregon Heritage, a division of the State of Oregon Parks and Recreation Department to continue the repair and rehabilitation of Bandon’s Masonic Building. It follows a previous $100,000 grant from the same source that allowed work to begin on the Building. During this past summer, those […]

It’s clean-up time before the tourists arrive!  On Saturday, May 18th, a Litter Liquidation event will be held from 2pm to 4pm by the Greater Bandon Association.   Volunteers are needed for picking up litter in Old Town, on the boardwalk, and curbside along 101 from the Creamery to 11th street.   Registration begins at 1:30 on […]

Art and Mary Carol Roberson were recognized by the Greater Bandon Association as Bandon’s Volunteers of the Month at the April 1st meeting of Bandon’s City Council. GBA presents this award to one the many outstanding individuals that contribute to making Bandon a better community to live in. Art and Mary Carol were presented the […]

Briana Hutchens was recognized by the Greater Bandon Association as Bandon’s Volunteer of the Month at the March 12th meeting of Bandon’s City Council. GBA presents this award to one the many outstanding individuals that contribute to making Bandon a better community to live in. Briana was presented the award in form of a plaque […]

Kim Russell was recognized by the Greater Bandon Association as Bandon’s Volunteer of the Month at the February 4th meeting of Bandon’s City Council. GBA presents this award to one the many outstanding individuals that contribute to making Bandon a better community to live in. Kim was presented the award in form of a plaque […]

Thanks to everyone who shopped local and who either participated in or watched the parade on Saturday night. The judges awarded three cash prizes to the parade winners. They were: First Place:   Allen Fields Second Place: Lakeside Fire Department Third Place: Kayla Quillin Meanwhile, during the Nog/Wine Walk and Cider Stroll, people had a chance to […]

It is Parade Day and with it comes a Nog/Wine Walk and Cider Stroll. The Bandon Inn will be sampling Oregon wine, hot cider and fresh baked cookies. Their gift shop is having a pre-holiday sale and they are offering complimentary shuttle service nightly to Shore Acres for the Christmas Lights display. The Nog/Wine Walk […]