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Lincoln City Rings in the New Year

The community is brimming with fresh energy and exciting plans for the year ahead.

Brave Beachgoers Welcome in the New Year at Taft Beach

More than 200 brave souls ran into the icy waters of Siletz Bay as part of the annual Siletz Bay Splash on January 1st. With cheers and laughter, they fearlessly welcomed in 2024, setting the tone for an exciting year ahead. As Lincoln City enters this new chapter, here are some highlights not to miss...

A New Season of Finders Keepers

Finders Keepers posters are out for the 2024 season! This year, the beloved collectible features our mischievous seagull friend perched atop one of the iconic Finders Keepers floats. Posters are free and up for grabs at the Explore Lincoln City Welcome Center (fourth floor of 801 SW Highway 101 in Lincoln City), with large 22 x 34" posters, medium 11 x 17" posters and small postcards that can be sent to friends and family.

Finders Keepers continues to be a year-long program, with floats dropped on the beach almost every day of the year. Check out the Special Drop Dates of 2024, when visitors can increase their chances of finding a special themed float.

New Lincoln City Visitors Guide

Pick up a copy of our brand new Visitors Guide! Packed with stunning visuals and valuable information, this magazine-sized guide is the perfect introduction to anything and everything to do in Lincoln City. Whether a seasoned local or a curious newcomer, this comprehensive guide will leave readers wanting to explore every corner of Lincoln City. Grab a copy at the Explore Lincoln City Welcome Center, a Travel Oregon Welcome Center or the Lincoln City Glass Center. Can't make it to town? No worries! Simply request a guide on the Explore Lincoln City website, and it will be delivered straight to your doorstep.

Stay Tuned for Even More Adventures

A new season of Finders Keepers and a new Visitors Guide is just the beginning of an exciting year for Explore Lincoln City. This year, continue to keep your eyes peeled for:

  • A new self-guided mobile passport: Have an Ale of a time. The Lincoln City Tap & Brew Mobile passport, coming in April.
  • Diversity and accessibility initiatives: We're making Lincoln City welcoming and enjoyable for everyone.
  • Insights into the Cascade Head Biosphere Region: Discover new ways to explore the world-class wonders that surround Lincoln City.

    This is just a taste of what's to come in 2024, so buckle up! The year ahead promises to be full of exciting surprises in Lincoln City.