Florence Arts & Culture

Event Center

The Florence Events Center serves the Florence community with a 455 seat theater and 200 seat meeting space. It hosts monthly art shows and the performances of the Last Resort Players, Flotones, Florence Community Chorus, Jazz Kings, Eugene Ballet, area schools and much more.
Selection of Upcoming Events:

Annie, Last Resort Players - Nov 2017

Jazz Kings Christmas- Dec 13 2017

Winter Music Festival - Jan 12-14

3 Rivers Casino

On Dec 5th 2007 the Three Rivers Casino opened its new casino and hotel in the picturesque coastal sand dunes in Florence Oregon. Now, the Casino has over 650 slot machines to choose from and 11 gaming tables. Challenge your luck with 700 of the newest slots and video games, table games, including roulette, craps, blackjack, No Limit Texas Hold 'Em and don't forget Keno and Bingo action. Plus choose from four restaurants, including a buffet open 7 days a week. At the Players Club guests can sign up for a free club card to receive mailers with tasty offers, invitations to special events, tournaments and promotions. Our guests also enjoy the new event center for headline entertainment such as The Coasters, Crystal Gayle and the Smothers Brothers. The New hotel has 93 rooms, each with a 42’’ plasma screen TV and beds fit for royalty. 


The Nutcracker
For over 30 years, the talented and dedicated tem at SEAcoast Entertainment Associaation have brought an array of classical, jazz, dance, comedy, and variety groups to the Florence audience. Season Tickets available HERE.

Our concert presentations for this season are:

Ballets With A Twist   Oct 26, 2017

Black Market Trust     Nov 16, 2017

Quatrosound              Jan 17,2017

CROW Theater

C.R.O.W. Children's Repertory Workshops offers a marquis production each spring along with select musical events during the holidays and throughout the year.

Addams Family - Apr 21-23, 2017

Playhouse Theater

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Florence's own local "Little Theatre" group that hs been presenting the best of local artisans since 2007.


The Florence Regional Arts Alliance supports the artist community in Florence through education and promotion. In its new facility in Old Town, the FRAA will offer classes, artists' shows and events like the 2nd Saturday Gallery Tour.

Florence Fest, Jazz, Art & Wine Mar 31 - Apr 1
Big Wave Poetry Fest - May 12, 13

Class Act Theater

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Newest little theater in Florence featuring some of the best local artists with fun & contemporary presentations. Also Home of Florence's own Fanny Rugburn performances several times a year.

Greater Tuna - Oct 20-22, 27-29
Christmas Memory - Dec 15-17

City Lights

Florence theater features 4 screens that show high definition and 3D films as well as select features from the National Theater and Royal Ballet, local film and live performances.

Backstreet Gallery

Backstreet Gallery is a co-op of over 20 artists who present changing displays of art that includes watercolor, fiber art, mixed-media, pottery, fabric art, artisan jewelry, fused glass, and so much more.


Heceta Lighthouse

Known as "The Big Hill" to the native Siuslaw Indians, Heceta Head Lighthouse sits atop the rugged outcrop of what is now called Heceta Head. Bruno de Heceta was a Spanish sea captain who sailed up the Pacific Coast in 1775, and was the first to discover the entrance to the Columbia River Thee Lighthouse and Keepers' House is at Devil's Elbow State Park, a popular beach and picnic area north of Florence.  Tide pools and tiny sea caves are filled with shells, sea anemones, star fish and mussels.  A trail leads to the Keepers House and Lighthouse, where you can climb up to the frensal inside.

Pioneer Museum

"Come now and enter through a door that leads to yesteryear..." and experience the coastal heritage of the early Siuslaw settlers at the Pioneer Museum.  Included are an old Indian Dugout canoe in the center of the main floor, an old kitchen cook stove, blacksmith's bellows, and steam engine. Docents explain the use and significance of the variety of artifacts of coastal Native and Pioneer history on display.  Maple & 2nd Old Town  Open 12:00 - 4:00, Tuesday - Sunday $3.00

Antique Alley

Locally known as "Antique Alley" , the section of antique shops along Hwy 101 at Kingwood offer everything from furniture to toys to shabby chic. Several shops have been located in this stretch for over 20 years, including Purple Pelican and Mon Ami. New arrivals include Florence Antiques, the  non-profit Blue Dolphin consignmentshop and Black Dog Antique consignment shop.


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