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 »

Jan 22, 2016

Salem on the Cheap: 15 Affordable Ways to Enjoy our City This Winter

Fancy vacations are all well and good, but let’s face it, most traveling families are on a budget. Our guests frequently ask us about interesting and noteworthy attractions to visit … 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 »

Jun 15, 2013

Ten Awesome Places to Visit in Salem Oregon this Summer

They say location is everything and guests who stay at The Grand Hotel in Salem have optimal access to some of the best places in our city! There is always … Read More »

Jan 15, 2013

Fun Events Coming to Salem this Winter

With New Year celebrations in our rear-view mirror, we’ve been looking into some of great ways to spend this winter. Whether you’re a long-time local resident or a guest just … Read More »

Jul 23, 2012

Absolutely Heritage- Visit Four Salem Cultural Attractions for the Price of One

When traveling, we all appreciate a good value, and we are pleased to tell you that touring Salem just got a little less expensive.  Last month, Travel Salem announced that … Read More »