Lincoln City was formed in 1965 from the small communities of Taft, Nelscott, Cutler City, Delake, Oceanlake and Wecoma Beach. There are seven miles of beachfront in Lincoln City. You’ll usually find the beaches filled with colorful kites, taking advantage of the winds in this city on the 45th Parallel. Lincoln City was named Kite Capital of the World by “Kitelines” Magazine.
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Lincoln City Parks & Recreation
The Lincoln City Parks and Recreation Department (LCPRD) is a one-stop destination for everything fun, interesting and welcoming both indoors and out. The Department’s community center, parks, trails, open space and beach access points are open to the public and year round featuring quality programs, facilities and events for all ages. For example, the Aquatic Center has a 25-meter swimming pool with an enclosed water slide, a 12-person hot tub and a vast array of fitness programs and services. There’s also a 24-foot indoor rock climbing wall and drop-in Pickelball, volleyball and basketball. Some of the LCPRD community events include the Annual Lincoln City Half Marathon and 10K and the Daddy-Daughter Dance. There may be various fees for different services, so check in advance by calling (541) 994-2131.
Shucker's Oyster Bar
If you have a hankering for all things oyster, check out Shucker's Oyster Bar in the Taft District of Lincoln City. Take a fresh oyster shooter in the restaurant’s house-made Bloody Mary mix, indulge in a dozen oysters on the half shell, or dig into a variety of fried and sauteed oysters. But Shucker's is not only an oyster bar – it also offers a full menu of breakfast, lunch and dinner, with items ranging from breakfast burritos to burgers and prawns. Shucker's is close to the scenic Siletz Bay. They serve a variety of beers, wines and cocktails and they're only open to those ages 21 and older.
Marci's Bar & Bistro
Marci’s Bar & Bistro is a place for house-made comfort food, including soups, pizzas, salads and sandwiches made to order. The bar is also known for its local microbrews, classic and specialty cocktails. This fun and casual eatery is a late-night hang out for many, thanks to their serving of drinks until 2:30 a.m. and their full food menu until 3. In addition to being a place to grab a nightcap or nighttime bite, they feature regular entertainment, such as karaoke, live music and festive events around holidays.
Captain Cook Inn
The Captain Cook Inn offers a cozy, comfortable place to stay in Lincoln City. Guests often come to visit the beach six blocks away, to attend concerts or to shop at the city's outlet mall. The motel’s spacious rooms are dog friendly and feature circular archways and beds topped with memory foam. Each room has a front door leading to the parking lot, so guests can park right in front of their rooms. The big park-like backyard includes a barbecue and picnic tables and is often a good spot to see deer. Built in 1948, the motel was originally called Neel’s Autel, a mix of the words auto and hotel. It is located in close proximity to several Lincoln City shops, restaurants and attractions.
Pelican Shores Inn
Experience spectacular oceanfront views at this wonderful hotel at the North end of Lincoln City. Enjoy oceanfront rooms and suites, gas fireplaces, decks, free Wi-Fi, complimentary continental breakfast, direct beach access and indoor pool. Discover why guests love Pelican Shores Inn.