3rd Annual Spring Strings in the Wallowas--A Chamber Musician's Retreat--April 24-27, 2009

Forget the Oregon Coast!  Forget Crater Lake!  Forget Bend!  Forget even Portland! . . .

Chamber Music Retreat in Wallowa County
It's time again for recreational chamber musicians to plan their early spring Eastern Oregon vacation and gather in Wallowa County Oregon bed & breakfast inns.  The 3rd Annual Spring Strings in the Wallowas is 3-day/3-night workshop held in Wallowa County.  The workshop celebrates the music of the string quartet (violin, viola & cello).

As a board member of the Wallowa Valley Music Alliance, I'm pretty...
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A Portland, Oregon Bed and Breakfast, Quilts, Elephants and Beer!

Downtown Portland, December 2008Only one year ago, my husband and I took the train from Albany, Oregon and spent a lovely couple of days in Portland, Oregon.  We had only driven through the area and never stopped to see or enjoy the city.  Well, now Portland has become one of our most favorite destinations.  I still am in awe of my husband when I follow him like a puppy dog as we get on the MAX, get off the MAX, get on a street car, well you know where this is going.  I really don't but I am always game for a ride and we...Read More

Buy Your Tickets and Make Your B&B Reservations Now for the 40th Annual Oregon Bach Festival, June 23 to July 12, 2009

The Swedish composer Sven-David Sandström will be in residence for the world premiere of his new Messiah July 9, 2009Classical music afficionados will want to mark their calendars now for the 40th Annual Oregon Bach Festival.  The festival takes place June 23 to July 12, 2009.  Most performances and workshops will take place in Eugene, Oregon.  You'll find more information and ticket purchase options at the Oregon Bach Festival website.

In addition to Eugene, the festival will include performances in Portland (June 27 and June 29) and in Bend (June 23).

The Oregon Bed & Breakfast Guild has member bed and...Read More

Romantic Getaways for Valentine's Day and Beyond at Oregon's Bed and Breakfasts

Valentine's Day is February 14, this year part of a three day weekend made possible by Presidents Day on February 16th.

Many of the inns of the Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild offer Romance packages , some to be celebrated any time and some with an emphasis on Valentine's Day.

From the Oregon Coast to Eastern Oregon.  From Ashland to Portland.  The Willamette Valley to the Hood River Valley.

A special experience awaits you at a member inn of the Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild.  Visit the Specials... Read More