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Newport Oregon’s 35th Annual Seafood and Wine Festival 2012

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Attend  Newport’s 35th Annual Seafood & Wine Festival 2012 on the picturesque Oregon Coast. This little slice of heaven, runs from north to south along the Pacific Ocean. The Vino con Vista area of Newport, Oregon is nestled between the Coast Mountains, the Pacific Ocean and the Yaquina Bay.

Yaquina Head is the site of Oregon’s 93-foot-tall  lighthouse. The Bayfront is dominated by one of Oregon’s largest commercial fishing fleets. This working waterfront is packed with shops, art galleries and restaurants.

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WHEN: February 23rd through February 26th, 2012.

WHERE: This event will be held in a tented venue located near the Rogue Ales Brewery at the South Beach Marina in Newport.

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Newport has two distinct areas: the Historical Bayfront and Nye Beach. The area attracts visitors from the Willamette Valley. Nye Beach is an art-haven and is the home of the the Newport Performing Arts and Visual Arts Center. There are plenty of eateries, shopping and lodging with fantastic Vino con Vista opportunities.

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The Newport Festival will offer plenty of incredible art, wine and seafood. Artists will show-case a variety of fine art, sculpture, photography, pottery and jewelry.

More than 150 local and regional Pacific Northwest wineries will be pouring their finest  wines. Local culinary professionals will offer plenty of palate-pleasing cuisine. For more detailed information about wineries visit: http://visittheoregoncoast.com/activities/wineries/

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This Festival is listed as an American Business Association (ABA) “Top 100 Event in North America for 2012”. The entire Top 100 publication is available for download on ABA’s website : www.buses.org/News-Publications/Top-100.

 Dr. EveAnn Lovero writes Travel Guides @ www.vino-con-vista.com
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