The Tualatin Valley Explorer


The Tualatin Valley Explorer

Winter 2017

Birding Watching Oregon Tualatin ValleyPhoto: David Bardes

Your Guide to What’s Happening in the Tualatin Valley

What’s New in 2017?

The Tualatin Valley is an ever-changing destination offering adventure and surprises around every corner. The valley boasts myriad things to see and do, from the arts to wine. As we welcome 2017, here’s a preview of what’s coming to the Tualatin Valley, as well as a look at some of the newest breweries and restaurants in the region. Read more >>>

Art in the Tualatin Valley
New Year’s Resolutions to Keep

Happy New Year! It’s a great time to get a head-start on your New Year’s resolutions. From taking time to travel to getting fit and learning something, here are some ways to help you stay the course and reach your goals for 2017!  Read more >>>

Valentine’s Weekend in Tualatin Valley

Although Valentine’s Day is on a Tuesday this year, you can still plan a Valentine’s Day getaway. Whether you’re celebrating the day of love with your longtime honey or you are in need of some liquid courage to tell that special someone how you feel, take advantage of the Tualatin Valley’s Valentine’s events. Read more >>>

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Wine Region of the Year

Wine Enthusiast magazine recently announced Oregon’s Willamette Valley as its 2016 Wine Region of the Year for the annual Wine Star Awards. The Tualatin Valley is located in the northern tip of this celebrated wine region, and its 30-plus wineries showcase some of the best wines of the region. Read more >>> 

Front-Row Seat to the Solar Eclipse

This August, Oregon will be the first state in the United States to witness a total solar eclipse, a rare celestial event.While the Tualatin Valley isn’t in the “path of totality,” where the sun is totally covered, it is an ideal location to stay. Be among the first to experience the eclipse in North America. Read more >>>

Oregon Breweries - Waltz Brewing

A Tualatin Valley Beercation

Beer in the Tualatin Valley is a big deal. With more than a dozen breweries in the valley alone, it’s a part of the vast Greater Portland region, which beer lovers call a “Beervana.” Take a beercation to the Tualatin Valley and explore the diversity of tastes of Oregon beer. Read more >>>




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Seasonal Bird & Wildlife Watching

While winters signal less daylight and many barren trees, species unseen in other seasons emerge throughout the Tualatin Valley. Discover why birders flock to the Tualatin Valley this time of year.

Valentine's Day Buying Guide

This Valentine's Day, treat your sweetheart to a Tualatin Valley treat. From chocolates to wine and beer, here's your definitive guide to finding the perfect Valentine's gift.

Events and Festivals

Just minutes from downtown Portland, the Tualatin Valley offers a host of events near Portland throughout the year. Enjoy unique Oregon festivals guaranteed to offer seasonality, community and entertainment.