Orange Coast (magazine)

Orange Coast is an American lifestyle magazine published for the region around Orange County, California.[1] Established in February 1974, Orange Coast is the oldest continuously published lifestyle magazine in the region.[2] Orange Coast has informed and entertained its readers with coverage of the people, places, cuisine, fashion, home design and décor, events, and more. The magazine is currently owned by Hour Media Group, LLC.

Orange Coast
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CategoriesLifestyle Magazine
First issueFebruary 1974
CompanyHour Media Group, LLC
CountryUnited States
Based inIrvine, California

The magazine was re-imagined in June 2008[3] and again in August 2017. It is a member of the City and Regional Magazine Association (CRMA).[4]

Previous owners of the publication include Emmis Publishing in who acquired it in July 2007.[5]


  1. ^ Jeff Rowe (February 19, 1987). "Mirror Image: Orange Coast Magazine Reflects a County's Good Life". Los Angeles Times. p. 1. Retrieved May 27, 2012.
  2. ^ Communications, Emmis (September 2008). "Orange Coast Magazine". Orange Coast. ISSN 0279-0483. Retrieved May 27, 2012.
  3. ^ "Orange Coast Relaunches With New Look, New Editor, and a New Perspective". Science Letter. June 17, 2008. Retrieved May 27, 2012.
  4. ^ "CRMA Magazines". City and Regional Magazine Association. Archived from the original on May 31, 2010. Retrieved October 14, 2013.
  5. ^ "EMMS: Acquisition of Orange Coast Magazine in Orange County, California". Knobias. July 26, 2007. Retrieved May 27, 2012.

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