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In The News

OCVA works hard to connect with new stakeholders and continue sparking great projects along the entire Oregon Coast. Below are the TV, newspaper and other news attention that we’ve received. Feel free to check out and share the stories below if you’d like to see what OCVA has been up to!

 Latest Stories

Wed 8 AM | Oregon Coast Comes Alive With “Live Culture”

10.15.2019 Jefferson Public Radio, Southern Oregon


Oregon Film Trail marks iconic Ecola State Park movie scenes

10.14.2019 The Daily Astorian, Astoria


Kayak launch in Bandon first one of many planned

10.09.2019 The World, Bandon


Visit Tillamook Coast staff now certified as Guest Service Gold trainers

10.08.2019 Headlight Herald, Tillamook County


Interview with Jesse Dolin – People’s Coast Summit

10.03.2019 Lincoln County Commissioners, Lincoln County


Depoe Bay Chamber of Commerce receives $40,000 in grant funding

09.28.2019 The News Guard, Lincoln City


Coastal businesses storming zip code 97118

09.27.2019 Headlight Herald, Tillamook County


Beyond the Beach: A summer of events along Cape Falcon Marine Reserve

09.18.2019 Tillamook County Pioneer, Tillamook County


We the People – Live Culture Coast 

09.06.2019 We the People, Salem


Astoria searches for balance on hotels

09.06.2019 The Astorian, Astoria


People’s Coast Summit Coming in October

09.03.2019 Newport News Times, Newport


The 2nd Annual Endless Summer Labor Day Special

09.02.209 The American Shoreline Podcast, United States


Southern Oregon Coast Hosts Unusual Fest in October: 10 Days of Food, Outdoors, Arts

08.19.2019 Oregon Coast Beach Connection, Oregon Coast


The Southern Oregon Coast cements its place as the up-and-coming travel destination of the West Coast

08.08.2019 The World Link, Oregon


People’s Coast Summit announced for October

07.27.2019 Headlight Herald, Tillamook


The Historic Oregon Film Trail celebrates scenery, history, movies like ‘The Goonies,’ ‘Stand By Me,’ and more

07.25.2019 Oregon Live, Oregon


Free Willy Jump Scene Site on N. Oregon Coast Gets Signage

07.20.2019 Oregon Beach Connection, Oregon Coast


8th Stop On The Historic Oregon Film Trail – Hammond Marina, Warrenton!

07.17.2019 The Confluence, Oregon


Celebrating new trails with a party 

07.16.2018 The Seaside Signal, Seaside


Inaugural Live Culture Coast Oct. 18-27

07.12.2019 The World, Oregon


Check out the new digs

07.08.2019 Oregon Coast Today, Oregon


Historic Oregon Film Trail Leads to Free Willy’s Iconic Escape

07.05.2019 Clatsop News, Oregon


Coastal groups attempt to educate public on impact of marine debris

06.27.2019 The News Guard, Lincoln City


Fermenting on South Coast: Live Culture

6.5.2019 Oregon Arts Watch, Oregon


Sparking change, one piece of plastic at a time 

5.21.2019 Seaside Signal, Seaside


Oregon Coast Visitors Association – Interview with Arica Sears

5.7.2019 BOSS FM, Oregon Coast


Surfrider Presents Ocean Recreation & Science Hearing at Capitol

5.1.2019 Surfrider, Oregon


Washed Ashore Presents “Art to Save the Sea” – May 6th, Bay City; May 7th, Seaside

4.16.2019 Tillamook County Pioneer, Tillamook


RARE expands capacity of rural towns

Spring.2019 The Ford Family Foundation


Volunteers blaze a trail in Ecola State Park 

3.22.2019 The Daily Astorian, Astoria


Happy Film Trails To You

2.28.2019 Shoot Online, USA


Creative Sparks Fly on The Oregon Coast 

2.25.2019 Travel Oregon, Oregon


The Historic Oregon Film Trail Unveils First Signs In Astoria

1.14.2019 The Confluence, Oregon


Oregon Film Trail To Debut Alternative View Point For Goonies House And Other Film Notables

01.2019 Clatsop News, Oregon


Tourism: Growing the Coast’s Economy 

01.28.2019 The News Guard, Lincoln City


Oregon Film Trail debuts in Astoria, to feature films shot throughout state

12.27.2018 The Columbia Press, Clatsop County


8.08.2019 Northern Oregon Coast This Week, Oregon Coast

Mushroom Fest this weekend in Brookings

10.30.18 Curry Coastal Pilot, Brookings-Harbor


Tourism summit tackles tourism area challenges 

10.02.18 Tillamook County Pioneer, Tillamook


Tourism studio seeks ways to manage future growth 

9.28.18 The Daily Astorian, Astoria


Mountain bike trails coming to Clatsop County 

9.24.18 The Daily Astorian, Astoria


Coast Radio (KMUN 91.9 FM)

8.26.18 Interview with OCVA’s Strategic Communications Coordinator
Topics: Oregon Coast Visitors Association updates and People’s Coast Summit


Oregonians Against Waste 

8.21.18 Oregonians Against Waste, Oregon


Oregon coast visitors dip, but spending climbs 

8.3.18 Associated Press, Astoria


Big Wave Café in Manzanita Earns 100% Guest Service Gold Certification 

8.3.18 Tillamook County Pioneer, Tillamook


Connecting artists and visitors along 363 miles of coastline

7.31.18 Oregon Artswatch, Oregon & The Northwest


Coquille River Water Trail releases new logo and calls on landowners for input

5.11.18 The World, Coos Bay


The Oregon Coast’s Next Trail is All About Art 

4.26.18 Portland Monthly, Portland


Public Art trail proposed along coast

4.17.18 KGW8 News, Portland


Art trail set for Oregon Coast

4.17.18 Daily Journal of Commerce, Seattle


Around the State, Oregon Art Trail

4.16.18 The Bulletin, Central Oregon


Public art trail in the works for Oregon Coast

4.16.18 The Daily Astorian, Astoria


Tillamook Radio (KTIL 95.5 FM)
3.30.18 Interview with OCVA Executive Director
Topics: OCVA board structure, Oregon Coast Trail, TO Listening Session