Events & Festivals

Quiltopia is a quilt festival at Willamette Heritage Center every year that inspires guests to learn more about the joys of using textiles in a traditional and/or contemporary art form. This unique festival, a fundraiser for Helping Hands Resources, offers a variety of activities and provides a rich experience for quilters of all ages and levels. Quilts are handcrafted pieces by local quilters participating in this beloved local festival.
Aug 29, 2016

Celebrate Quiltopia 2016 in Salem, Oregon September 30th – October 2nd

Quiltopia September 30-October 2, 2016 Friday & Saturday 10 am to 5 pm & Sunday Noon to 5 pm Willamette Heritage Center in Salem, Oregon $5 Admission The Grand Hotel … Read More »

Keizer Iris Festival
Mar 08, 2016

It’s Iris Season in Willamette Valley!

Photo source: Keizer Iris Festival Facebook Page Local Event Spotlight: 2016 Keizer Iris Festival May 19th through 22nd  The Irises are in bloom and that can mean only one thing … Read More »

Mar 26, 2015

Kick Off Earth Day Celebrations at Earth 411!

Ready to kick off Earth Day? We sure are! This year, Salem is getting the celebration started early on Saturday, April 11, 2015! Bring the whole family down to Riverfront … Read More »

Jul 30, 2014

Plan a Late Summer Getaway to Salem, Oregon

Planning a visit to Salem, Oregon? We hope you are!  The warm summery days and cool night in August and September makes our region a delightful place to visit this … Read More »

Feb 28, 2014

A Look Ahead: Spring & Summer Events in Salem, Oregon

It’s hard to believe, but the warm weather is almost here and spring & summer is just around the corner! Salem, Oregon is a fun place to visit any time … Read More »