***Finders Keepers has been temporarily suspended until further notice. This page will continue to be updated as information becomes available.***

FINDERS KEEPERS: HOME EDITION

While Finders Keepers, glass floats on the beach in Lincoln City, is on hold, join in the treasure hunt from the comfort of your own home. Enter to win a glass float through Finders Keepers: Home Edition.

Finders Keepers (temporarily suspended)

Be on the lookout for the colorful twinkle of a hand-blown glass float when you’re exploring our beaches. As the name says, Finders Keepers!

Discover random acts of findness in Lincoln City, with one of our defining promotions—Finders Keepers. Over 3,000 glass treasures are hidden along our seven miles of sandy beach, made by local artisans. If you find a float, it’s all yours.

Let the hunt begin and discover glass treasures in Lincoln City every day of the year! Our army of Float Fairies covertly hits our seven miles of public beach hiding handcrafted glass floats along their way, from Roads End on the north to Siletz Bay on the south.

Basic Rules of the Hunt

A Few Tips and Words of Advice

Float Registration (Temporarily Suspended)

When you find a glass float, give us a call at 541-996-1274, text FLOATS to 24587 or visit our registration page to register your treasure. You’ll receive a Certificate of Authenticity and information about the artist who crafted your float.

Don’t forget to share a photo on our Facebook, Instagram (@LincolnCityOR) or Twitter (@LincolnCityOR) pages and use #FindersKeepersLC.

Special Glass Float Drops (Temporarily Suspended)

In addition to the floats placed on the beach daily, we place extra floats on the beach for holidays and special occasions. Learn more about Special Drops.

Trash For Treasures & Glass Float Drawings (Temporarily Suspended)

Special drawings are held monthly at the Visitor Center for glass floats. Bring a bag of beach trash or a dated photo of your good deed to the Visitor Center inside the Lincoln City Cultural Center at 540 NE Hwy 101, and fill out an entry form to win a glass float as part of Trash for Treasures. People with disabilities who are not able to beachcomb are also eligible to enter a monthly float drawing.

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Learn more about the glass artists behind the floats, or discover how it all began with the history of Finders Keepers in Lincoln City.

In This Section

Glass Artists Have you ever wondered who makes the Finders Keepers magic happen? Talented artists handcraft each and every glass float that hits the beach.

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History It all had to start somewhere. Learn about the history of the Finders Keepers program in Lincoln City.

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