Winchester Bay - Oregon Coast Visitors Association

Winchester Bay

Winchester Bay is located in the heart of the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area and is a vacationer’s paradise. We are home to miles of undisturbed beaches, abundant wildlife, lake and ocean fishing, hiking trails, plenty of campgrounds, a terrific place for the off-road riding fun for ATVers.

Featured activities

Featured Events

  • Kool Coastal Nights

    Beach Boulevard
    Winchester Bay, Oregon 97467
    August 23 - 24, 2019

    Delight in Kool Coastal Nights, the Annual Winchester Bay Car Show. Cruise in on Friday and stay till Sunday for the classic car extravaganza.  Come check out hundreds of classics in the Show & Shine, enjoy the Parade of Champions and the Harbor Cruise along with vendors, good food and live music.

    Friday, 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.
    Saturday, 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

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  • Salmon Derby

    Winchester Bay Boat Launch
    Winchester Bay, Oregon 97467
    August 31 - September 1, 2019

    Daily prizes for biggest salmon sponsored by Gardiner/Reedsport S.T.E.P. (Salmon-Trout-Enhancement-Program).  This event is timed to coincide with the fall Chinook salmon run.  Local tackle shops have registration and rules. 

    Saturday and Sunday Daylight to 6:00 pm

  • Art by the Bay

    Beach Boulevard
    Winchester Bay, Oregon 97467
    August 31 - September 1, 2019

    Artists share what they make and how they make it.  It’s the best beach party on the Oregon Coast and a great way to wrap up the summer!  More than 40 booths present artists from far and wide.  Each artist not only has art for sale but works on pieces during the festival, showing visitors ow it is made and what makes it special.  See artists create stained glass, weaving, steel, silver jewelry, pottery, ceramics, glassblowing, stepping stones, wood working and gem artistry.  There are authors, wineries, music, and much more as well as kid’s crafts, face painting, games and surprises. 

    Saturday, 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
    Sunday, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.