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January

Salem Wedding Showcase
Oregon State Fairgrounds (Jackman-Long Building), Salem
503-838-2226
www.oregonweddingshowcase.com or www.oregonstateexpo.org

Mid-Willamette Valley Women's Show
Salem Convention Center, Salem
503-588-8886
www.oregonbrickproductions.com

Original Mid-Valley Home Show
Oregon State Fairgrounds, Salem
503-399-1500
www.homebuildersassociation.org or www.oregonstateexpo.org

Annual Mo’s Crab and Chowder Festival
Willamette Valley Vineyards, Turner
503-588-9463 or 800-344-9463
www.willamettevalleyvineyards.com

Stitches in Bloom Quilt Show
The Oregon Garden, Silverton
503-874-8100 or 877-674-2733
www.oregongarden.org

Annual Petersen Classic Car Auction
Oregon State Fairgrounds, Salem
541-689-6824
www.petersencollectorcars.com

First Taste Oregon
Oregon State Fairgrounds, Salem
866-904-6165
www.firsttasteoregon.com

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February

 

Pinot Noir and Chocolate Celebration
Willamette Valley Vineyards, Turner
503-588-9463
www.willamettevalleyvineyards.com

Bobbie Day
Bobbie's Mural, Silverton
503-873-6572
www.silvertonchamber.org

Spring RV Show
Oregon State Fairgrounds, Salem
206-783-5957
www.oregonstateexpo.org

Annual Silverton Poetry Festival
Various venues throughout Silverton
503-936-6158
www.silvertonpoetry.net

Polk Home and Garden Show
Polk County Fairgrounds, Rickreall, 
503-428-8224
www.polkhomeandgardenshow.com

Mt. Angel Wurstfest
Mt. Angel Festhalle, Mt. Angel
503-845-9440
www.mtangelwurstfest.com

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March

Annual Social Pow Wow
Cone Field House - Willamette University, Salem
503-370-6265
www.willamette.edu/dept/oma/events/powwow/

Rickreall Gun Show 
Polk County Fairgrounds, Rickreall
503-623-3048
www.co.polk.or.us/fair

Wine, Pear, and Cheese Jubilee
Willamette Valley Vineyards, Turner
503-588-9463
www.willamettevalleyvineyards.com

Mid Valley Yard, Garden and Patio Show
Oregon State Fairgrounds, Salem
503-399-1500
www.homebuildersassociation.org or www.oregonstateexpo.org

Antique Spinning Wheel Showcase
Old Aurora Colony Museum, Aurora
503-678-5754
www.auroracolony.org 

Tulip Festival
Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm, Woodburn
503-634-2243 or 800-711-2006
www.woodenshoe.com

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April

Discover Local Expo
Regis High School, Stayton
503-769-3464
www.staytonsublimitychamber.org

Tulip Festival
Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm, Woodburn
503-634-2243 or 800-711-2006
www.woodenshoe.com

East Willamette Valley Spring Release Festival
East Willamette Valley Vineyards and Wineries
503-651-3190
www.eastvalleywine.com

59th Annual River of Gems
Polk County Fairgrounds, Rickreall
541-738-6811
www.wamsi.org

Earth Day
The Oregon Garden, Silverton
503-874-2536
www.oregongarden.org

Earth Day at Champoeg
Champoeg Visitor Center, Saint Paul
503-678-1251 ext. 221
www.champoeg.org

Tulip Festival Drags
Woodburn Drag Strip, Woodburn
503-982-4461
www.woodburndragstrip.com

Tulip Festival - Wine Down
Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm, Woodburn
503-634-2243 or 800-711-2006
www.woodenshoe.com

Wulapalooza
Brown Field - Willamette University, Salem
503-370-6255
www.willamette.edu/org/wulapalooza

Oregon Ag Fest
Oregon State Fairgrounds, Salem
503-535-9353
www.oragfest.com or www.oregonstateexpo.org

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May

Iris Gardens open to public
Schreiner's Gardens, Salem
503-393-3232
www.schreinersgardens.com

Wednesday Farmer’s Market
Downtown Salem
503-585-8264
www.salemsaturdaymarket.com

Silverton Wine & Jazz Festival
Main & Oak Streets, Downtown Silverton
503-873-5615
www.silvertonwineandjazz.com

Salem Saturday Market
Downtown Salem
503-585-8264
www.salemsaturdaymarket.com

Silverton Farmers Market
Town Square Park, Silverton
503-390-7276
www.facebook.com

Independence Farmers Market
Sterling Bank Parking Lot, Independence
503-838-5424
www.independencefarmersmarket-or.org

Peony Paradise
Adelman Peony Gardens, Salem
503-393-6185
www.peonyparadise.com

Peony & Iris Flower Farm in Bloom
Brooks Gardens, Brooks
503-393-7999
www.brooksgardens.com

Champoeg Founders Day
Champoeg Visitor Center, Saint Paul
503-678-1251 ext. 221
www.champoeg.org

Mother's Day at the Iris Garden
Schreiner's Gardens, Salem
503-393-3232
www.schreinersgardens.com

Silver Falls Mother's Day Wildflower and Birding Festival 
South Falls Lodge - Silver Falls, Sublimity
503-873-8735
www.oregonstateparks.org

Sheep to Shawl Festival
Willamette Heritage Center, Salem
503-585-7012
www.WillametteHeritage.org

Keizer Iris Festival
Keizer Station, Keizer, OR
(Near I-5 freeway Exit 260B)
503-393-9111
www.irisfestival.com

Silverton Pet Parade
Coolidge & Main Streets, Silverton
503-873-5615
www.silvertonchamber.org

Must See Oregon
The Oregon Garden, Silverton
503-371-8904 
www.mustseeor.com

Season Opener
Woodburn Dragstrip, Woodburn
503-982-4461
www.woodburndragstrip.com

Memorial Day Sidewalk Sale
Woodburn Premium Outlets, Woodburn
503-981-1900 or 888-664-SHOP
www.premiumoutlets.com/woodburn

Memorial Day Weekend at Cubanisimo Vineyards
Cubanisimo Vineyards, Salem
503-588-1763
www.cubanisimovineyards.com

Wineries Memorial Day Weekend Open House
Various wineries in the Willamette Valley
503-581-4325 or 800-874-7012

Memorial Weekend Open House
Redhawk Winery, Salem
503-362-1596
www.redhawkwine.com

Memorial Weekend Open House
Cherry Hill Winery, Rickreall
503-623-7867
www.cherryhillwinery.com

Memorial Weekend Open House
Cristom Vineyards, Salem
503-375-3068
www.cristomwines.com

Memorial Weekend Open House
Willamette Valley Vineyards, Turner
503-588-9463 or 800-344-9463
www.willamettevalleyvineyards.com

East Willamette Valley Wine Tour
East Willamette Valley Vineyards and Wineries
503-651-3190
www.eastvalleywine.com

Memorial Day Chicken BBQ & Capital City Jazz Band
Schreiner's Gardens, Salem
503-393-3232 or 800-525-2367
www.schreinersgardens.com

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June

Wednesday Farmer’s Market
Downtown Salem
503-585-8264
www.salemsaturdaymarket.com

Salem Saturday Market
Downtown Salem
503-585-8264
www.salemsaturdaymarket.com

Silverton Farmers Market
Town Square Park, Silverton
503-390-7276

Independence Farmers Market
Sterling Bank Parking Lot, Independence
503-838-5424

Salem-Keizer Volcanoes Baseball
Salem-Keizer Volcanoes Stadium, Keizer
503-390-2225
www.volcanoesbaseball.com

State Parks Day, Silver Falls Challenge Foot Race
Silver Falls State Park, Silverton
503-874-0201
www.friendsofsilverfalls.net/Events.html 

Annual Salem Local Championship (formerly All American Soap Box Derby)
Bush's Pasture Park, Salem
503-705-8402
www.salemsbd.org

French Prairie Gardens Strawberry Festival
French Prairie Gardens, St. Paul
503-633-8445
www.FPGardens.com

Mount Angel Abbey presents the Festival of Arts & Wine
Mount Angel Abbey, St. Benedict
503-845-3066 or 800-845-8272
www.MountAngelAbbey.org

Santiam Heritage Foundation Garden Tour
Stayton/Sublimity Area
503-769-5863
www.brownhouse.org

Silverton Hills Strawberry Festival
Coolidge McClaine Park, Silverton
503-551-7323
www.homerdavenport.com

Oregon Garden Brewfest
The Oregon Garden, Silverton
503-874-8100 or 877-674-2733
www.oregongarden.org

World Beat Festival
Salem’s Riverfront Park, Salem
503-581-2004
www.WorldBeatFestival.org

Annual Strawberry Social
Old Aurora Colony Museum, Aurora
503-678-5754
www.auroracolony.org 

Deepwood Wine and Jazz Fest
Historic Deepwood Estate, Salem
503-363-1825
www.historicdeepwoodestate.org

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July

Wednesday Farmer’s Market
Downtown Salem
503-585-8264
www.salemsaturdaymarket.com

Salem Saturday Market
Downtown Salem
503-585-8264
www.salemsaturdaymarket.com

Civil War Reenactment
Willamette Mission State Park, Salem
866-904-6165
www.nwcwc.org

Silverton Farmers Market
Town Square Park, Silverton
503-390-7276

Rust-O-Rama Rat Rod/Custom Car Show
Oregon State Fairgrounds; Salem
503-358-1584
www.bomberscc.com

Independence Farmers Market
Sterling Bank Parking Lot, Independence
503-838-5424

Salem-Keizer Volcanoes Baseball
Salem-Keizer Volcanoes Stadium, Keizer
503-390-2225
www.volcanoesbaseball.com

Annual St. Paul Rodeo
St. Paul Rodeo Grandstands, St. Paul
503-633-2011 or 800-237-5920
www.stpaulrodeo.com

Fourth of July Sidewalk Sale
Woodburn Company Stores, Woodburn
503-981-1900 or 888-664-SHOP
www.shop-woodburn.com

Stayton’s Old Fashioned 4th of July Celebration
City of Stayton
503-769-8920

Marion County Fair
Oregon State Fairgrounds, Salem
503-566-4140
www.mcfair.net

Historic Silver Falls Days
South Falls Lodge - Silver Falls, Sublimity
503-873-8735
www.oregonstateparks.org

Annual Salem Art Fair & Festival
Bush's Pasture Park, Salem
503-581-2228
www.SalemArt.org

Hubbard Hop Festival
City of Hubbard
503-981-9454
www.hubbardfire.com

Dallas Summerfest
Historic Downtown Dallas
503-623-2564
www.dallasoregon.org

Santiam SummerFest
Downtown Stayton & Pioneer Park
503-769-3464
www.staytonsublimitychamber.org

The Bite and Brew of Salem
Salem's Riverfront Park, downtown Salem
503-881-6066
www.thebiteandbrew.com

The Great Oregon Steam-Up
Antique Powerland Museum, Brooks
503-393-2424
www.antiquepowerland.com

Mount Angel Abbey Bach Festival
Mount Angel Abbey, St. Benedict
503-845-3066 or 800-845-8272
www.MountAngelAbbey.org

Santiam Canyon Stampede
Sublimity Harvest Fest Grounds, Sublimity
503-769-2799
www.scsrodeo.org

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August

Wednesday Farmer’s Market
Downtown Salem
503-585-8264
www.salemsaturdaymarket.com

Polk County Fair 
Polk County Fairgrounds, Rickreall
503-623-3048
www.co.polk.or.us/fair

Salem Saturday Market
Downtown Salem
503-585-8264
www.salemsaturdaymarket.com

Silverton Farmers Market
Town Square Park, Silverton
503-390-7276

Independence Farmers Market
Sterling Bank Parking Lot, Independence
503-838-5424

Salem-Keizer Volcanoes Baseball
Salem-Keizer Volcanoes Stadium, Keizer
503-390-2225
www.volcanoesbaseball.com

Oregon National Guard Hoopla
Court Street in front of the Capitol Building, Salem
503-881-6066
www.onghoopla.com

The Great Oregon Steam-Up
Antique Powerland Museum, Brooks
503-393-2424
www.antiquepowerland.com

Bike Oregon Wine Country
Various Wineries in Polk County area
503-623-2405 or 800-291-6730
www.eolahillswinery.com

Dazzling Dahlias
Frey’s Dahlias, Turner
503-743-3910
www.freysdahlias.com

Capital City Amateur
Salem Golf Club, Salem
503-363-6652
www.salemgolfclub.com

Polk County Fair
Polk County Fairgrounds, Rickreall
503-623-3048 or 888-229-6818
www.co.polk.or.us/fair

Homer Davenport Days
Coolidge McClaine Park, Silverton
503-551-7323
www.homerdavenport.com

Outdoor Antiques Fair (formerly Aurora Colony Days)
City of Aurora
503-939-0312
www.auroracolony.com

Wine Country Cruise-In
Willamette Valley Vineyards, Turner
503-588-9463
www.willamettevalleyvineyards.com

Silverton Fine Arts Festival
Coolidge McClaine Park, Silverton
503-508-9591
www.silvertonarts.org

Oregon State Fair
Oregon State Fairgrounds, Salem
503-947-3247
www.oregonstatefair.org

Truck Show
Antique Powerland Museum, Brooks
503-393-2424
www.antiquepowerland.com

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September

Wednesday Farmer’s Market
Downtown Salem
503-585-8264
www.salemsaturdaymarket.com

Salem Saturday Market
Downtown Salem
503-585-8264
www.salemsaturdaymarket.com

Silverton Farmers Market
Town Square Park, Silverton
503-390-7276

Independence Farmers Market
Sterling Bank Parking Lot, Independence
503-838-5424

Salem-Keizer Volcanoes Baseball
Salem-Keizer Volcanoes Stadium, Keizer
503-390-2225
www.volcanoesbaseball.com

Dazzling Dahlias
Frey’s Dahlias, Turner
503-743-3910
www.freysdahlias.com

Oregon State Fair
Oregon State Fairgrounds, Salem
503-947-3247
www.oregonstatefair.org

Champoeg Pioneer Farmstead Day
Donald Mason Farmstead, St. Paul
503-678-1251 x221
www.champoeg.org

Labor Day Sidewalk Sale
Woodburn Company Stores, Woodburn
503-981-1900 or 888-664-SHOP
www.shop-woodburn.com

Redhawk Winery Wine Festival
Redhawk Winery, Salem
503-362-1596
www.redhawkwine.com

Cherry Hill Winery Labor Day Weekend Open House
Cherry Hill Winery, Rickreall
503-623-7867
www.cherryhillwinery.com

Labor Day Weekend at Cubanisimo Vineyards
Cubanisimo Vineyards, Salem 
503-588-1763
www.cubanisimovineyards.com

Outdoor Car Show
The Oregon Garden, Silverton
503-874-8100 or 877-674-2733
www.oregongarden.org

Annual Sublimity Harvest Festival
Sublimity Harvest Festival Grounds, Sublimity
503-769-3579
www.sublimityharvestfest.org

Mount Angel Oktoberfest
Downtown Mount Angel 
1-855-899-6883
www.oktoberfest.org

Vintage Flea Market
Historic Deepwood Estate, Salem
503-363-1825
www.historicdeepwoodestate.org

AAA Member Appreciation Day
Woodburn Company Stores, Woodburn
503-981-1900 or 888-664-SHOP
www.shop-woodburn.com

The Oregon Grape Stomp Championship and Harvest Festival
Willamette Valley Vineyards, Turner
800-344-9463
www.willamettevalleyvineyards.com

Independence Hop and Heritage Festival
Downtown Independence
503-838-4989
www.hopfestival.org

Cooks Tour
Fairmount Hill, Salem
503-364-8318
www.assistanceleaguesalem.org

Airlie Hills Harvest Festival
Airlie Hills Farm
10720 Airlie Rd.
Monmouth, OR 97361
503-932-8083
www.AirlieHills.com

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October

Airlie Hills Harvest Festival
Airlie Hills Farm
10720 Airlie Rd.
Monmouth, OR 97361
503-932-8083
www.AirlieHills.com

Salem Wedding Showcase
Salem Convention Center, Salem
503-838-2226
www.oregonweddingshowcase.com or www.salemconventioncenter.com

Wednesday Farmer’s Market
Downtown Salem
503-585-8264
www.salemsaturdaymarket.com

Salem Saturday Market
Downtown Salem
503-585-8264
www.salemsaturdaymarket.com

Silverton Farmers Market
Town Square Park, Silverton
503-390-7276

Independence Farmers Market
Sterling Bank Parking Lot, Independence
503-838-5424

Dazzling Dahlias
Frey’s Dahlias, Turner
503-743-3910
www.freysdahlias.com

French Prairie Gardens Harvest Festival
French Prairie Gardens, St. Paul
503-633-8445
www.FPGardens.com

Quiltopia & Quilt Show
Various locations, Salem
503-363-7973
www.quiltedforest.com

Champoeg Apple Harvest Day
Donald Mason Farmstead, St. Paul
503-678-1251 x221
www.champoeg.org

Chef's Night Out
Marion/Polk Food Share Benefit
Location Varies
503-581-3855
www.marionpolkfoodshare.org

Annual Quilt Show
Old Aurora Colony Museum, Aurora
503-678-5754
www.auroracolony.org 

Salem Home & Remodel Show
Oregon State Fairgrounds, Salem
503-364-1716 or 800-537-9396
www.WVPevents.com

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November

Shopping Extravaganza
Woodburn Company Stores, Woodburn
503-981-1900 or 888-664-SHOP
www.shop-woodburn.com

Holiday Tree Lighting
Woodburn Company Stores, Woodburn
503-981-1900 or 888-664-SHOP
www.shop-woodburn.com

Willamette Valley Vineyards - Pre-Thanksgiving Open House
Willamette Valley Vineyards, Turner
503-588-9463 or 800-344-9463
www.WillametteValleyVineyards.com

Wineries Thanksgiving Day Weekend Open House
Various wineries, Willamette Valley
503-581-4325
800-874-7012
www.TravelSalem.com

Redhawk Winery Wine Festival
Redhawk Winery, Salem
503-362-1596
www.redhawkwine.com

Willamette Valley Vineyards – Thanksgiving Weekend Open House
Willamette Valley Vineyards, Turner
503-588-9463 or 800-344-9463
www.WillametteValleyVineyards.com

Thanksgiving Weekend at Cubanisimo Vineyards
Cubanisimo Vineyards, Salem 
503-588-1763
www.cubanisimovineyards.com

Cherry Hill Winery - Thanksgiving Weekend Open House
Cherry Hill Winery, Rickreall
503-623-7867
www.cherryhillwinery.com

Cristom Vineyards – Thanksgiving Open House Weekend
Cristom Vineyards, Salem
503-375-3068
www.cristomwines.com

Left Coast Cellars - Noir Friday & Thanksgiving Open House
Left Coast Cellars Winery & Barrel Room, Rickreall
503-831-4916
www.leftcoastcellers.com 

Moonlight Madness
Woodburn Company Stores, Woodburn
503-981-1900
www.shop-woodburn.com

Aurora Celebrates the Holidays
Historic Downtown Aurora
503-939-0312
www.auroracolony.com

Salem Coin and Stamp Show
Oregon State Fairgrounds, Salem
503-588-8162
www.oregonstateexpo.org

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December

Christmas in the Garden
The Oregon Garden, Silverton
503-874-8100 or 877-674-2733
www.oregongarden.com 

Christmas in Keizer
Various locations, Keizer
503-393-9111
www.keizerchamber.com 

Dallas Winterfest
Polk COunty Courthouse Lawn, Dallas
503-623-2564
www.dallasoregon.org 

Holiday Market
Oregon State Fairgrounds, Salem
503-585-5023 (Mon.-Fri.)
www.greensshow.com or www.oregonstateexpo.org

Star Trees Lighting
Willamette University, Salem
503-370-6300
www.willamette.edu/events/star_trees

Home for the Holidays
Cities of Stayton and Sublimity
503-769-3464
www.staytonsublimitychamber.org

Champoeg Holiday Gathering
Champoeg Visitor Center, St. Paul
503-678-1251 x 221
www.champoeg.org

Christmas in Hudson Hall
Willamette University - Hudson Hall, Salem
503-370-6255
www.willamette.edu

Historic Home Tour & Tea
Old Aurora Colony Museum, Aurora
503-678-5754
www.auroracolony.org 

Holiday Performances at the Capitol
Oregon State Capitol
503-986-1388
www.oregonlegislature.com

Festival of Lights Holiday Parade
City of Keizer
www.folholidayparade.org

Silver Falls Christmas Festival
South Falls Lodge - Silver Falls, Sublimity
503-873-8735
www.oregonstateparks.org

Salem Saturday Market’s Holiday Market
Oregon State fairgrounds, Salem
503-585-8264
www.salemsaturdaymarket.com or www.oregonstateexpo.org

Magic at The Mill
Willamette Heritage Center, Salem
503-585-7012
www.WillametteHeritage.org

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