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  1. Take a Hike…with Your Camera in Lincoln City

    Posted by The Oregon Coast / February 13, 2015

    Lincoln City, OR – Capturing those great hiking moments will be a snap after attending a Photo Hike Workshop in Lincoln City. Try something new with professional photographers Bob Gibson and Jeri Knudsen as they lead a series of outdoor photography hikes starting this spring. The first workshop will take place on March 7, from 9 to 11am at Regatta Grounds Park. Overlooking the beautiful…

  2. 2015 Depoe Bay Crab Feed & Classic Wooden Boat Show Sat-Sun April 18-19

    Posted by The Oregon Coast / January 21, 2015

    Delicious Dungeness crab and finely crafted wooden boats will be the star attractions at the upcoming Depoe Bay Crab Feed & Classic Wooden Boat Show. The event will be held at the harbor on Saturday and Sunday, April 18-19. Thousands of pounds of locally caught whole Dungeness crab will be cooked to perfection on the spot by volunteers at the annual feast, which takes place…

  3. Three Big Events in Newport This Weekend

    Posted by The Oregon Coast / January 20, 2015

    (Newport, Oregon) – The central Oregon coast town of Newport hosts no less than three large events this coming weekend, all on the same day. You’ll find a bevy of chocolates, a sneak peak at a tourism promotional video and  a celebration of all things Scottish (which includes Haggis). All three events take place on Saturday, January 24. – 24th Annual Chocolate Classics at Oregon…

  4. Oregon State Men’s A Cappella Group Prepares for Competition, at the LCCC

    Posted by The Oregon Coast / January 13, 2015

    LINCOLN CITY – On Saturday, Jan. 17, the Lincoln City Cultural Center will proudly welcome the talented young vocalists of Outspoken. Showtime is 7 pm, and admission will be by donation. Outspoken is the premier men’s a cappella group at Oregon State University, with thousands of followers. The group performs contemporary and classical hits while constantly working to improve their musicality and share their love…

  5. Antique Week Celebrates Lincoln City’s 50th Anniversary

    Posted by The Oregon Coast / January 13, 2015

    LINCOLN CITY, OREGON. This year’s Antique Week celebrates Lincoln City’s 50th anniversary with the theme “Cheers to 50 Years!” Antique Week is 10 fun-filled days of antiquing from Feb. 7 through 16. The schedule includes a scavenger hunt, an “Appraise-a-thon” by former Antiques Roadshow star Frank Farmer Loomis IV, an engaging lecture by Loomis on “Antiquing 101”, historic city bus tours led by Elizabeth Black,…

  6. WAVE hello to storm-watching season

    Posted by The Oregon Coast / January 9, 2015

    Story by Nancy Steinberg for the TODAY Maybe you’re a bird watcher, or maybe you’re a binge watcher (Just one more “Game of Thrones” and I’m going to bed, I swear). But there’s no watching like storm watching on the Oregon Coast, and we’re smack dab in the middle of peak season. It can be fun to allow the fury of the Pacific make you…

  7. Taste Creole on the Oregon Coast

    Posted by The Oregon Coast / January 9, 2015

    Lincoln City, OR – Warm up your winter at the 7th Annual Jambalaya Cook-Off, a Mardi-Gras themed event featuring the comfort food of New Orleans, Jambalaya. The festivities will be held at the Culinary Center in Lincoln City on February 21, 11am to 2pm. Jambalaya typically consists of rice, meat that can range between chicken, fish, or sausage, and a variety of vegetables including onions, tomatoes,…

  8. Get out the cameras and visit the beach during the King Tide Events

    Posted by The Oregon Coast / December 15, 2014

    This year the project focuses on three sets of extreme tides: Dec. 21-23, Jan. 19-21, and Feb. 17-19. For the fifth year, CoastWatch is sponsoring the King Tide project. This is the Oregon branch of an international volunteer effort to trace the year’s highest tides by means of photography. Documenting the highest reach of the tides tells us something about areas if the natural and…

  9. Astoria Artists Invite Visitors to Studio Tour

    Posted by The Oregon Coast / December 5, 2014

    Artists from around Astoria, the north coast’s vibrant arts community, welcome visitors into their studios during the Astoria Open Studio Tour 2015, on Saturday and Sunday, July 25 and 26, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Visitors can use the free tour brochure and map of participating studios to design their own self-guided tour. Visitors will visit the studios where fine art is created – sculpture,…