Florence Habitat ReStore Bottle and Can Drive


Redeemable bottles and cans piling up?  ReStore will take them!  Join us for a drive-thru donation event in the Florence Habitat ReStore parking lot on January 15, 2022 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.  Can’t make it to the event?  ReStore accepts bottles and cans at any time behind ReStore, off Spruce St. at the roll up door or the marked container.

Chamber After Hours at Oregon Pacific Bank

Oregon Pacific Bank 1355 Highway 101, Florence, OR

Join us for our Chamber Business after hours event. Stop by and say hi to your local bankers to kick off the new year, and enjoy refreshments. This event is FREE and open to the public. It's time to mix, mingle and do some business!  

Business After Hours Hosted by Laughing Crab Gallery, Finance of America and Florence Surf Company

Laughing Crab Gallery & Tasting Room 1341 Bay St., Florence, OR

Ready to rouse up your palette in preparation for the Wine, Chowder and Glass Float Trail? Come join Kim at Laughing Crab Gallery & Tasting Room, along with Beth, Finance of America Mortgage and Shaun, Florence Surf Co, for an evening of local business networking, while sipping on a nice glass of wine and taking in the remarkable works of art, offered by local artists.  Gail, Vine to Table will be serving scrumptious snacks, we'll have raffle prizes and also discounts on certain merchandise throughout this event.  We're excited to have you join in on the fun, from 4:30-6pm!

2022 Rhododendron Coronation

Florence Events Center 715 Quince St., Florence, OR

The Florence Area Chamber of Commerce presents the 2022 Rhododendron Court The 115th Rhododendron Festival Court Coordinators would like to congratulate our 2022 Back in Bloom Rhododendron Court; Junior Court: 1st grader Princess Katelynn Riddle (not pictured), 2nd grader Princess Myla Streck, 3rd grader Princess Chanel Chatham, 4th grader Princess Giavanna Flosi, 5th grader Princess Lily Lewis with Senior Court Members. Senior Court; Princess Cameron Kentta, Princess Haylee Cole, Princess Alex Fuller, Princess Alexia Clark, Princess Alizabeth Norton, Prince Camp Lacouture, Prince Chad Hughes (not pictured), Prince Joseph Shepard, Prince James Smith, Prince Jason Garcia. Florence Events Center Tickets: $13 + FEC Processing Fee Save the Date!

Rhody Run

Florence Events Center 715 Quince Street, Florence, OR

Dust off your running shoes it is time for 43rd annual Rhody Run. 5K / 10K Run/ Walk USATF sanctioned race Start/Finish Line: Florence Events Center 715 Quince Street, Florence Registration begins at 7:30 am Awards Ceremony 10:30 am Course Description: Course is paved with gentle rolling hills Awards: Top three(3) male/female in five (5) year age groups for each will a receive medal. Proceeds Benefit: Florence Habitat for Humanity Entry fee prior to race day:* $25 ages 18 and older $20 ages 17-13 $15 ages 12 and under Shirts $15 each* *Add $5 for race day registration

Rhody Days 28th Annual Car Show & Shine

Siuslaw Middle School 2525 Oak St, Florence

Presented by Rods 'N Rhodies Inc, a 501 (c) non-profit, to support the Florence Transportation Solutions Program and the Siuslaw Valley Fire and Rescue Volunteers.  See over 200 beautiful Hot Rods, Custom Cars, Muscle Cars, Street Rods, Trucks, 4WD, British Cars and Jeeps.  Music all day, food service, Pine Wood Derby, Opportunity Drawings and many exhibitors/vendors.  $25 participant entry fee payable at the day of show includes goody bag and dash plaque.  Event T-shirts available for purchase at the show.  Entry fee includes afternoon cruise through Florence Old Town.  EVENT FREE TO SPECTATORS!