Upcoming Spring Events!
Spring is here! Finally! Now is the time to slowly come out of our winter hibernation and start re-experiencing life outside the comforts of our homes. Here are a number of events happening this April. Why not make a spring weekend trip into Portland and stay at Hotel Modera, one of the best hotels in downtown Portland!
18th Annual Spring Beer & Wine Fest
When: April 6th & 7th 2012
Where: Oregon Conventions Center
Address: 777 SE Martin Luther King Blvd., Portland, OR 97214
Happening the first Friday and Saturday in April, the Spring Beer & Wine Fest is an event not to miss! With dozens of Breweries and Wineries offering their finest, there will be plenty of flavors to choose from and samples to taste. In addition to beer and wine to taste, there will be vendors offering tastes of their spirits and cocktails as well as a number of vendors with of crafts and other interesting items for purchase! And don’t forget: Admission is free to the first 1000 each day!
Portland Farmers Market
When: Every Saturday through Fall
Where: Portland State University Campus
Address: Downtown South Park Blocks between SW Hall & SW Montgomery
The Portland Farmers Market on the PSU campus just re-opened for the year. Located on the South Park Blocks on the PSU campus, this farmers market hosts many local vendors selling produce and other locally grown and produced goods. Grab a friend and your re-usable tote and come on down to support the local economy! Or if you’re from out of town, stay with us, one of the best Hotels in Portland, and experience the Portland Farmers Market for lunch!
27th Annual Tulip Fest
When: The Whole Month of April 2012
Where: Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm
Address: 33814 S. Meridian Rd, Woodburn, OR 97071
Our favorite time of year is when the tulips bloom! There is nothing like the colors of tulip fields in the spring. Every year at the Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm, the varieties are arranged differently in a new pattern of color as they rotate their tulip fields to a new location. This spring take your family and enjoy over 40 Acres of Tulips and Daffodils. Every day there is plenty of activities to participate in and planned events on the weekends!
Portland Saturday Market
When: Saturday & Sunday’s through Fall
Where: Tom McCall Waterfront Park
Address: Naito Parkway, Portland OR, 97205
Now Open for its 39th season, the Portland Saturday Market is another great Portland gem. Open Saturdays and Sundays through Spring, Summer, and Fall the Portland Saturday market will surely delight people of all ages and backgrounds. Located in the recently updated Tom McCall Waterfront Park, you will find scores of vendors with everything from jewelry and clothing to locally made art of all varieties. You will find musicians, street performances, children playing in fountains and a people having a fabulous time!