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2015:  JAN | FEB | MAR | APR | MAY | JUN | JUL | AUG | SEP | OCT | NOV | DEC

Throughout the year many events and festivals take place in the Mount Hood area. Check out the upcoming fun activities and things to do.

April 2014

29th Annual Tulip Fest
A favorite Northwest time of year is when the tulips bloom! There is nothing like the colors of area tulip fields in the spring. Every year the varieties are arranged differently in a new pattern of color as tulip fields are rotated to a new location. This spring bring your family and enjoy over 40 Acres of Tulips and Daffodils. Every day enjoy a variety of activities along with the beautiful fields. Each weekend there is a variety of planned events. Check the “Schedule of Events” for a detailed list of daily and weekend activities.

26th Annual Ski for Sunshine
Date TBD
Benefit for Portland Police Sunshine Division, providing emergency relief to families in need.
www.skibowl.com

Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm
33814 S. Meridian Rd
Woodburn, OR 97071
503-634-2243
www.woodenshoe.com

Spring in the Country Annual Bazaar
Clackamas County
503-266-7704
www.canby.com/laurieb

Columbia Gorge Wineries-Passport Weekend ‘A World of Wine in 40 Miles’
Date TBD
11 AM – 6 PM
Columbia Gorge Wineries in Washington and Oregon
www.columbiagorgewine.com

Hood River Valley Blossom Festival
Dates TBD
Saturdays and Sundays
10 AM – 4 PM
405 Portway Avenue
Hood River, OR 97031
800-366-3530
www.HoodRiver.org

The Bite of Mt. Hood
Date TBD
5 – 9 PM
Held in the Cascades Ballroom at The Resort at The Mountain, this event has a nominal $5 admission fee. Known as the event where friends come to gather, eat and bid on a special item, guests will enjoy a silent auction, live auction, ‘live’ music and ten vendor booths showcasing food from area eateries, including The Resort.
www.thebiteofmthood.com

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May 2014

6th Annual Columbia Gorge Fiddle Contest
1602 May Street
Hood River, OR
541-387-6700
www.columbiagorgefiddlecontest.com

Art with Heart
13 Railroad Avenue
Hood River, OR

Attend an art show and auction featuring artwork created by local children. Proceeds benefit Columbia Gorge Court Appointed Special Advocates and Columbia Gorge Children’s Advocacy Center. Donations are just $10 per person.

The Bite of Mt. Hood
The Bite of Mt Hood is an energetic, fun and emerging fundraising event benefiting the Mt. Hood Area Chamber of Commerce and the Hoodland Senior Center. This spring event held at The Resort at The Mountain in Welches showcases the fantastic flavors and sips from local restaurants, caterers and beverage creators.
503-622-7665
www.thebiteofmthood.com

Columbia Gorge Wine and Pear Fest
WAAAM Museum
wineandpearfest.com

Oregon Cup and Oregon River Games
503-630-3483

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June 2014

Festival of the Arts
Lake Oswego, OR
503-636-1060
www.lakewood-center.org

Mt. Hood Cycling Classic
Hood River, OR 97031
800-366-3530
www.mthoodcyclingclassic.com

Columbia River Gorge Biennial Classic
www.columbiagorgewalks.com

Fruit Loop Wine Celebration
Hood River Fruit Loop, OR 97031
800-366-3530
www.hoodriverfruitloop.com

Sternwheeler Days
Cascade Locks Marine Park
www.portofcascadelocks.org

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July 2014

Molalla Buckeroo Rodeo
Molalla, OR
503-829-6941
www.molallabuckeroo.com

Estacada Summer Celebration
Estacada, OR
503-630-8270
www.estacadasummercelebration.org

10th Oregon Lavender DAZE Festival
Dates TBD
10 AM – 5 PM
Hood River Lavender Farms
888-LAV-FARM
www.LavenderDaze.com

Hood River County Fair
Dates TBD
Hood River County Fairgrounds, near the community of Odell
541-354-2865
www.hoodriverfair.com

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August 2014

Swan Island Dahlia Festival
Canby, OR
503-266-7711
www.dahlias.com

Gravenstein Apple Celebration
Hood River Fruit Loop
www.hoodriverfruitloop.com

33rd Annual Hood to Coast Relay
This largest relay in the world covers 200 miles and involves 12,000+ runners. From majestic Mt. Hood to beautiful Pacific Ocean in Seaside, it’s an incredible adventure with unbeatable scenery, benefiting the American Cancer Society.
503-292-4626
www.hoodtocoast.com

Barlow Road Ride
Experience Mt. Hood and Oregon History and take in the beauty and majesty as you embark upon the pioneering journey of conquering the Barlow Trail Road from Oregon City Oregon to Mt. Hood on this cool two-day ride. The event supports The Mt. Hood Cultural Center and Museum.

The new ride follows the path of Oregon’s pioneers on a 100 mile tour from Oregon City to Government Camp with an optional ride to Timberline Lodge. The course winds along the Clackamas River to Barton Park, Boring and Sandy and along the Marmot Road to Zig Zag and up Laurel Hill to Government Camp. Shorter routes are available and advanced riders are welcome to complete the ride in one day. Follow the historic Barlow Road pioneers followed around Mt. Hood to Oregon City.

This is a fully supported ride including all meals and a community festival Saturday night for $75.
503-292-4626
www.barlowroadride.com

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September 2014

Mt. Hood Heritage Day
Government Camp, OR
503-272-3301
www.mthoodmuseum.org

The Fruit Loop Pear Celebration
Hood River Valley
www.hoodriverfruitloop.com/calendar/pear.html

Oregon Flock & Fiber Festival
Clackamas County Fairgrounds
Canby, OR
503-628-1205
www.flockandfiberfestival.com

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October 2014

11th Annual Hood River Hops Fest
Hood River
800-366-3530
www.facebook.com/#!/pages/Hood-River-Hops-Fest/127886120593522

Giant Pumpkin Weigh-off and Harvest Festival
Fir Point Farms
Canby, OR
503-678-2455
www.firpointfarms.com

Hood River Valley Harvest Fest
Hood River, Oregon
800-366-3530
hoodriver.org/events-festivals/chamber-events/harvest-festival

The Fruit Loop Heirloom Apple Celebration
Hood River Valley
www.hoodriverfruitloop.com/calendar/october.html

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November 2014

Oregon Bounty
800-424-3002
www.traveloregon.com/bounty

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December 2014

The Resort Christmas Tree Lighting
Sunday, November 30
5 PM
Join us in The Resort lobby. Fireside. For our Christmas tree lighting. Yummy holiday treats will be served from 5 – 7 PM including homemade gingerbread, cookies, hot cider and hot chocolate. Post ceremony, Altitude is open for more of your favorite evening libations as well as your dining pleasure.

Breakfast with Santa
Saturday, December 13 and Sunday, December 14
Trees Ballroom
9 – 11 AM
www.theresort.com

Christmas in Historic Oregon City
800-424-3002
www.historicoregoncity.com

Christmas in the Country
Philip Foster Farm
503-637-6324
www.philipfosterfarm.com

Christmas Eve Buffet
Altitude
Wednesday, December 24
4 – 8 PM
503-622-2220
www.theresort.com

Christmas Day Brunch
Altitude
Thursday, December 25
10 AM – 2 PM
503-622-2220
www.theresort.com

27th Annual New Year’s Eve Extravaganza
December 31, 2014 @ 3 PM – January 1, 2015 @ 2 AM
Mt Hood Skibowl at Government Camp
www.skibowl.com
For years, Skibowl has been the place to ring in the New Year and this year will be even bigger! In addition to live music, the slope-side Beer Garden and the legendary fireworks display at midnight and riding until 2 a.m. Skibowl will be staging a dramatic pre-fireworks Torchlight Parade down the Lower Bowl run. The illuminating event will feature members of the Mt. Hood Race Team and their families along with community leaders from Government Camp who, together in formation, will blaze a trail down the darkened Lower Bowl.

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January 2015

Winter Games of Oregon, Ski Glade Trail Day, Suds on the Slopes
Mt. Hood Skibowl
503-222-2695 or 800-754-BOWL
www.skibowl.com

27th Annual New Year’s Eve Extravaganza
December 31, 2014 @ 3 PM – January 1, 2015 @ 2 PM
Mt Hood Skibowl at Government Camp
www.skibowl.com

For 27 years, Skibowl has been the place to ring in the New Year and this year will be even bigger! In addition to live music, the slope-side Beer Garden and the legendary fireworks display at midnight and riding until 2 a.m. Skibowl will be staging a dramatic pre-fireworks Torchlight Parade down the Lower Bowl run. The illuminating event will feature members of the Mt. Hood Race Team and their families along with community leaders from Government Camp who, together in formation, will blaze a trail down the darkened Lower Bowl.

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February 2015

No scheduled events at this time.

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March 2015

Daffodil Festival and Parade
Lake Oswego, OR
503-675-3983

14th Annual Snow Beach Festival
Date TBD

Sample microbrews and spirits, live music and prizes, pond skim, rail jam and hot dog eating contest.
503-222-2695
www.skibowl.com

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