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Straub Environmental Center
Jan 15, 2015

Salem, OR Spotlight: Straub Environmental Learning Center

Not only is the Grand Hotel in Salem is committed to promoting sustainability and green practices in our hotel, we support local businesses and organizations that share our values, such … Read More »

Oregon State Capitol
Dec 29, 2014

Experience This: A Tour of Oregon’s State Capitol

“Architecture and history enthusiasts will enjoy a visit to this white, Greek-style building whose rotunda is topped with a gold leaf statue representing Oregon’s first settlers. Inside are murals depicting … Read More »

Gayle's Italian Market
Dec 22, 2014

Resolve to See What’s New in Downtown Salem in 2015!

Now that a new year is upon us, we hope you will make a trip to Salem, Oregon in 2015 and experience the many new features that makes our downtown … Read More »

Salem Comedy Performances
Nov 25, 2014

Local Spotlight: Capitol City Theater

They say laughter is the best medicine, so what better way to banish the “winter blues” than laughing the night away as comedic performers present a hilarious revue of entertaining … Read More »

Magic at the Mill
Oct 30, 2014

Enjoy the Holidays in Salem, Oregon

The holiday season is upon us and we hope you will be joining us!  With so many not-to-miss holiday events, Salem Oregon is perfect destination for the whole family. Whether … Read More »

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Oct 17, 2014

This Thanksgiving, It’s Mid-Valley Wine Trail or Bust!

Every Thanksgiving weekend, dozens of Willamette Valley wineries open their doors to the public to celebrate the completion of another harvest.  Thousands of wine lovers from all over the country … Read More »

Quilt Exhibit in Salem
Sep 26, 2014

October’s Quiltopia is Coming to Salem Oregon!

Quiltopia: October 3 – 5, 2014 Willamette Heritage Center at the Mill If you are a guest of the Grand Hotel in Salem between now and October 6th, you may … Read More »