Submitted by Roselyn Mostafa
Innkeeper of the RR Thompson House
'The Oregon Wine Country Half Marathon returns to the Willamette Valley in September. The route features a beaufiful course through the heart of Oregon Wine Country in Yamhill Count. The run begins at 7 a.m. Sunday, September 4 at Stoller Vineyards and finishes in the town of Carlton. To celebrate the conclusion of the race, a Wine & Music Festival will be held in Carlton from 9:15 to noon.
Other events are also...
It's that time of year again. Time to start
planning that Oregon Road Trip. Oregon has more designated
scenic byways and tour routes than any other state. The
Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild is the only State B&B
Association and a welcoming inn awaits you as you travel the
backroads. I am presenting a series of
blogs to assist you in creating create amazing getaways
and tours in Oregon. Thanks Travel Oregon for sharing this
'Oregon's Highway in the Sky. When you venture out on...
The latest word from Vikki at
Bybee's Historic Inn is complimentary transportation
to/from the Britt Festival in Jacksonville, OR! Join Vikki
and Tina Marie at their authentic Oregon bed and breakfast for a
night or two, or a week, while attending the Britt Festival!
Vikki writes: The Classical Festival at the Britt has started and will continue through the month of August.
Founded in 1963, the Britt Classical Festival features a professional orchestra of 90 musicians who come from all over...
Villa Columbia Bed and Breakfast in Hood River, Oregon, was recently featured on Mike's Road Trip. In the same class as the Columbia River Gorge hotels (really more in the boutique hotel category), Villa Columbia B&B gives you good access to the scenic Columbia Gorge year round and access to Mt. Hood in the winter for skiing.
An excerpt from Mike's blog
Breakfast at the Villa Columbia is scrumptious and served in thee-courses. Local ingredients are often used to create a unique experience...
Oregon has more designated scenic byways and tour routes than any other state and I'd like to present a few of them in a series of blogs to create amazing getaways and tours in Oregon. Thanks Travel Oregon for sharing this information
Cottage Grove is known as the "Covered Bridge Capital of Oregon". There are seven bridges along the route, including Dorena Bridge, Stewart Bridge, Mosby Creek Bridge, Currin Bridge, Chambers Railroad Bridge, Centennial Bridge, and Swinging Bridge. Many of these...
among the rolling hills of Yamhill County,
Abbey Road Farm B&B lies in the very heart of Oregon's Wine
Country. Currently, some 18 wineries call our little town of
Carlton home and these are just a fraction of the more than 200
that are within a half hour's drive time from the farm centrally
located in the Willamette Valley.
The B & B is located on an 82 acre working farm in the middle of Yamhill County's wine country. After purchasing the farm in March of 2003 the Stuart's needed to...
Ready for another authentic Oregon experience? Learn the history of Jacksonville's Pioneer Cemetery, Section by Section, on a guided tour through this beautiful 150 year old treasure. On the Second Saturday of each month a different Section will be toured and discussed with background information on the religious or fraternal orders that make up the various Sections of the cemetery. Meet some of the more interesting and colorful Pioneers who rest under the Madrones and hear about the...
Here at the Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild we encourage guests who've stayed with any of our member inns to tell us their story. You can do that by visiting our blog and clicking on the "Stayed at an OBBG member inn?" button on the right side of the blog page.
What do we do for you? Remove your personal information from your blog post, but keep it so we can enter you in a drawing for $100 of OBBG lodging gift vouchers. Tell everyone what you did--go for a bike ride? Birdwatching? ...Read More
When vacationing it’s nice not to have every single moment of your itinerary planned so you can enjoy some down time and truly relax. At TouVelle House Bed & Breakfast in Jacksonville, Oregon, we know that and have created a wonderful retreat with lots of areas where guests can just “set a spell”. This year we added a bocce court for another outdoor recreation option. Bocce is an Italian bowling game with aspects of croquet and horse shoes that can be enjoyed regardless of your level of...Read More
During the Gresham Art Walk, more than 140 artists from Oregon and Southwest Washington will sell their original works along scenic Main Avenue between First and Fifth streets. The family event also includes live music, free children’s arts and crafts, and unique shops and restaurants in the downtown core. Art for sale includes garden art, pottery,...Read More
Extended family travel is more common as grandparents have the time to take their grandchildren on vacation. Here's a story from a guest of Bybee's Historic Inn in Jacksonville Oregon about the great time he had with his granddaughter.
Have you stayed at an Oregon bed and breakfast lately? Tell us where you stayed, but more importantly what you did while you were there. Did you go for a hike? Take a bicycle ride? Visit a place of cultural significance? Perhaps enjoyed a little Oregon slow...Read More
Innkeeper Jody Runge offers the following about her Portland Oregon lodging: "Located...