Fans Of The 1980s Movie Stand By Me Will Recognize These Locations In Brownsville, Oregon
Did you know that the town of Castle Rock is actually located right here in Oregon? Well…not exactly, but the little Oregon town of Brownsville was one of the filming locations for the film Stand By Me, which took place in the fictional town of Castle Rock. The town still fondly remembers the summer it hosted the film crew, and even celebrates with an annual festival.
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Did you know that Brownsville was the filming location for this movie? What are your favorite scenes from Stand By Me?
There’s another Oregon town that became famous for a movie that was filmed there in the 1980s. The charming town of Astoria was the filming location for the movie The Goonies.
Address: Brownsville, OR 97327, USA
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Writer, editor and researcher with a passion for exploring new places. Catherine loves local bookstores, independent films, and spending time with her family, including Gus the golden retriever, who is a very good boy.
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