July 16. 50th Annual Seaside Beach Run. Activities include 5K and 10K beach runs, timed and non-timed 5K walks on the historic Promenade in Seaside, and a free “Kid’s Sand Dash” and Treasure Hunt for children under 12 years old with prizes awarded in several age groups. 7 a.m. Seaside, Oregon. 503-738-8304. seasidebeachrun.org.
July 16. Voyage of Atonement: Wine and Book Signing. Brian D. Ratty will read passages from his latest novel, Voyage of Atonement. The book is set in turbulent 1963, and follows the story of two war buddies who turn their sailboat from the Columbia River to the Pacific war zones. 4 p.m. Beach Books. 616 Broadway. Seaside, Oregon. (503) 738-3500.
July 16 – 17. Cat Fanciers Show. Sunkat Feline Fanciers presents “Cats on the Boardwalk,” a feline show and competition featuring cats and cat enthusiasts from throughout the region. Seaside Convention Center. 415 1st Ave. Seaside, Oregon. (503) 738-8585. seasideconvention.com.