Spring is almost here and there’s no better way to prepare for the soon to be resplendent weather than by filling your calendar with upcoming events! Here is just a sample of what’s to come!
Ancestry Brewing – Stammtisch – Every Second Monday
Every second Monday, Ancestry Brewing hosts Stammtisch, their long table event. The word stammtisch means “regular table” and refers to a tradition of having informal gatherings and friendly get-togethers focused around a large meeting table. With delicious family crafted ales and a rich history, you won’t want to miss the opportunity to socialize and have a drink or two at Ancestry Brewing.
First Thursday Art Walks – First Thursday of March-December,
There’s nothing quite like a good art walk, and Portland’s First Thursday Art Walks offer locals and visitors the ideal blend of art, artists, music, wine, and local galleries. If any of these things sound appealing then the First Thursday Art Walks are not to be missed.
North Willamette Wine Trail Weekend – April 8-9 2017
A weekend of exploring the Oregon Wine Country? Sign us up! With the North Willamette Wine Trail Weekend, guests can enjoy wine tastings, food pairings, activities at over 20 wineries, and other entertainment. If you’ve never experienced the North Willamette Valley wine trail then this is the perfect place to start!
The Spring Beer & Wine Fest – April 14-15 2017
The 23rd Annual Portland Spring Beer & Wine Fest is back once again to offer visitors the best in handcrafted beers, wines and spirits. Event goers can enjoy the different wineries and distillers, food, and music. Get your tickets now!
Soul’D Out Music Festival – April 19-23 2017
Solange, RJD2, The Ohio Players, Toots and the Maytals, and Giorgio Moroder are just a few of the artists you’ll be able to see at this year’s Soul’D Out Music Festival! The event takes place at some of Portland’s coolest venues and is not one to miss! Buy tickets now while you can.
Local Farmers Market
If you’re interested in interacting with local producers and sampling foods and ingredients then you’ll enjoy visiting one of our many local farmers markets. There’s no shortage of them for you to choose from: Tigard Farmers Market & the Tualatin Farmers Market are two great examples of local farmers markets you’ll find close to our hotel this spring. You’re bound to leave the market with your hands full, but it’ll be worth it.
Cinco De Mayo – May 5-8 2017
Cinco de Mayo hardly needs an introduction, but here’s what you can expect at Portland’s Cinco de Mayo: Carnival rides, Jalisco Mexico artisans, live music and dance, mouth-watering food, and great drinks! This four day event is a treat for anyone and everyone no matter where you hail from.
Memorial Weekend in Wine Country – May 27-29 2017
There is no better place to celebrate the beginning of summer than in Oregon’s wine country. We are fortunate to be near the heart of Willamette Valley, one of Oregon’s leading wine regions and home to more than 300 wineries. This annual event features tastings of new releases, barrel samples, food pairings, live music and other activities.
Festival of Balloons – June
What do you get when you cross live music, a beer garden, food vendors, a Funtastic carnival, Cook Park, and hot air balloons? You get the Festival of Balloons, that’s what! This event is one of Oregon’s most beloved and popular, drawing in over 15,000 people each year — and it’s easy to see why!
This spring promises to be full of good time. Keep an eye on our blog for more upcoming events and must-do local attractions!