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Marion or Polk Counties

Pacific NW Truck Museum

Located at Powerland Heritage Park. Over 75 trucks from 1899 to 2009 on display. Biggest collection of antique trucks on the West Coast. 
3995 Brooklake Rd. NE
Brooks, OR
503-312-0039

Pentacle Theatre

Salem's Premier Live Theatre for 65 years. Community Theatre at its finest.
324 52nd Ave. NW (Theatre Location)
Salem, Oregon 97304
145 Liberty St. NE (Business & Ticket Offices)
Salem, Oregon 97301
503-485-4300

Aurora's most elegant ladies boutique!  Enjoy a multi-room 1938 historic house full of beautiful home decor, luxury bath/body, gift items, fine furniture, shabby chic, pretty antiques.  Tea & cookies daily!
21561 Main Street 
Aurora, OR 97002

In Polk County, you can choose your own adventure. Whether you're seeking rolling hills or flat roads, in-town or out in the countryside, our routes are accessible year round and guaranteed to provide you with a picture perfect ride. 

August
520 S Pacific Hwy W
PO Box 29
Rickreall, OR 97371
503-623-3048

Polk County Fairgrounds & Event Center

R.V. camping and R.V. rallies. Water and electric hook ups, dump station on site and restrooms with showers available. Easy access off of Hwy 99W. Big rig friendly. Just off of Hwy 99W, 4 buildings, meeting rooms and RV lodging. Capacity 10 - 1,200. Full service catering available if needed.
520 S Pacific Hwy W
Rickreall, OR 97371
503-623-3048 or 888-229-6818

Polk County Courthouse

This 1899 distinctive structure is the third building, replacing the wooden courthouse destroyed by fire in 1898. Guided tours Mon.- Fri., 8am-5pm.
Downtown Courthouse Square
850 Main St.
Dallas, OR  97338
503-623-6251 or 503-623-2564

Polk County Historical Society & Museum

Enjoy 14,000 square feet of remarkable displays and artifacts, including historic maps and unique exhibits on logging, agriculture, pioneer town sites and the Kalapuya tribe.
560 S Pacific Hwy.
Rickreall, OR 97371
503-623-6251

Powerland Heritage Park- Home of the Great Oregon Steam-Up- last weekend in July & first weekend in August

15 heritage museums celebrating the machines and technology that powered Oregon agriculture, logging, transportation and more from 1800’s to 1940’s. Open April – September. 
3995 Brooklake Rd. NE
Brooks, OR 97303
503-393-2424

Preserve Oregon Cannabis

Explore the world of cannabis at Preserve Oregon.
1201 Commercial St SE
Salem, OR 97301
971-719-2914

Prestige Wine Tours

Our tours are private, the coach is yours for the day. Each tour is custom designed for your group. If you are looking for wine that isn’t leaving Oregon unless you take it home, we love doing that. Tours stop at 3 or 4 wineries selected just for the group, which offers a relaxed pace with plenty of wine. 
Salem, Oregon
503-851-1491

WS Barn

At Red Barn Hemp, we provide a line high quality hemp products from our family to yours. Visit our shop year-round, located at the Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm.

230 Liberty St. NE

Vintage and contemporary clothing and accessories for men and women. Also costume rentals, art, furniture and fabrics.
230 Liberty St. NE 
Salem, OR 97301
503-362-3646

Ritner Creek Covered Bridge

The bridge has Gothic windows, a cedar shake roof and is the only remaining structure of its type in Polk County.
Located a few miles south of Dallas on Hwy. 223 (King Valley Hwy.), near the community of Pedee.
503-581-4325 or 800-874-7012

Ritner Cycling Loop

This route starts and ends at Riverview Park in Independence. Over the route’s 45 miles, cyclists will be enjoy scenic views of Polk County’s landscape.

River Mountain RV Park

Nestled in the forest on the North Fork of the Santiam River, River Mountain RV Park is a perfect retreat  to enjoy, hiking, fishing, boating, or just simple peace and quiet. Detroit Lake is 3 miles away for water fun, snow parks & Hoo-Doo Ski Bowl within a 30 minute drive.
577 Mountain Ave. SE 
PO Box 356
Idanha, OR 87350
503-854-3275

Riverview Park

4381 Silver Falls Hwy.
Silverton, OR  97381
503-873-8679

Rogue Farms Chatoe Tasting Room

Visit Rogue Farms Chatoe Rogue tasting room, tour our hop processing facility and historical Alluvial hop yard, and enjoy our private beach on the Willamette River.
3590 Wigrich Rd.
Independence, OR 97351
503-838-9813

Roth's Fresh Markets

Roth's Fresh Markets Lancaster
702 Lancaster Dr. NE
Salem, OR 97301
503-585-5770

Roth's Fresh Markets Silverton
918 N First St.
Silverton, OR 97381
503-873-6311

Roth's Fresh Market Vista
3045 Commercial St. SE
Salem, OR 97302
503-364-8449

Roth's Fresh Markets Independence
1401 Monmouth Avenue
Independence, OR 97351
503-838-0165

Roth's Fresh Markets Sunnyslope
4555 Liberty Rd. S
Salem, OR 97302
503-370-7833

Roth's Fresh Markets West Salem
1130 Wallace Rd. NW
Salem, OR 97304
503-370-3790

Roth's Fresh Markets Stayton
1770 Shaff Rd.
Stayton, OR 97383
503-769-5999

Roth's Fresh Markets Hayesville
4746 Portland Rd. NE
Salem, OR 97305
503-393-2345