Visit 23 farm stops in the Mid-Willamette Valley
October 13, 2017

Find produce, flowers and award-winning wines on the new Marion Farm Loop. The route takes you to 23...

Deepwood Museum and Gardens ~ Salem, Oregon
October fun near Salem, Oregon
October 4, 2017

Fall activities abound this month in the Mid-Willamette Valley! Attend a family-friendly harvest festival or take part in a Halloween haunt. Here...

Airlie Hills Harvest Festival and Pumpkin Patch ~ Monmouth, Oregon
Fall festivities near Salem, Oregon
September 20, 2017

Apple cider? Check. Pumpkin patches? Check. Corn mazes, hay rides and pig races? Yes, the Salem, Oregon, area has all of that, too! Don’t miss the...

Glockenspiel at Oktoberfest ~ Mt. Angel, Oregon
Events near Salem, Oregon
August 24, 2017

The Mid-Willamette Valley is filled with popular local events in September! From the Oregon State Fair to Mt. Angel Oktoberfest and the Oregon...

Oregon Tri-County Charm Trail wines
Collect charms from 33 attractions near Salem, Oregon
August 22, 2017

Experience the scenic beauty, award-winning wineries and historical and cultural treasures of Oregon’s Mid-Willamette Valley on the new Tri-County...

Oregon State Capitol ~ Salem, Oregon ~ Photo by Ron Cooper
Salem, Oregon, will experience a Total Solar Eclipse on Aug. 21, 2017
August 11, 2017

The Salem, Oregon, area will experience a total solar eclipse on Aug. 21, 2017. The rare event is expected to bring thousands of visitors to the...

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...

Detroit Lake, Detroit, Oregon
Swimming holes, pools and splash parks near Salem, Oregon
July 21, 2017

Beat the heat this summer at a local park, swimming pool or waterfall! Here are 20 places to cool off in the Mid-Willamette Valley:
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Kayaking ~ Willamette River ~ Salem, Oregon
Paddle, bike and hike 60 miles through Oregon's Willamette Valley
July 17, 2017

Outdoor enthusiasts will have the opportunity to paddle, bike and hike 60 miles through the fertile farmlands of the Mid-Willamette Valley and...

Dog at Oregon Garden ~ Silverton, Oregon
Have Dog, Will Travel
July 5, 2017

Oregon is generally considered a dog-friendly state, and the Mid-Willamette Valley is no exception. In fact, Salem, Oregon, was named to Dog Fancy...