The Oregon Garden
Bring your pup to these restaurants, wineries and breweries
April 18, 2019

Most things are better with your dog along for the ride. Fortunately, the Salem and Mid-Willamette Valley area has plenty of pup-friendly options...

Van Duzer Vineyard
Wineries, restaurants and places to stay
March 15, 2019

According to the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Municipal Equality Index, Salem ranks the highest among Oregon cities—outscoring even...

Left Coast Cellars ~ Polk County, OR ~ Photo by Reed Lane Photography
Kick off the start of summer wine tasting season near Salem, Oregon
May 3, 2018

Memorial Day weekend in wine country is one of the Willamette Valley’s longest standing traditions. Wineries will open for a weekend full of...

Hoopla ~ Photo by Craig Fischer ~ Salem, Oregon
August events near Salem, Oregon
August 1, 2017

From viewing a rare total solar eclipse to attending the annual state fair, there’s plenty of fun to be had in Oregon’s Mid-Willamette Valley this...

Labor Day dancing at Cubanisimo Vineyards
Area wineries offer recreational opportunities
June 29, 2017

1. Airlie Winery
Airlie Winery prides...

Eola Hills Legacy Vineyard
15 places to sip wine over the holiday weekend
May 17, 2017

With world-class wines, stunning vineyard views and cozy tasting rooms, it’s no wonder the Willamette Valley was named the 2016 Wine Region of the...