The Tualatin Valley Explorer
The Ultimate Guide to Summer Events in Tualatin Valley
Tualatin Valley really comes alive in the summer months. Farms are abundant with summer berries. Dozens of “u-pick” farms, farmstands and farmers markets are open so you can explore and savor the tastes, scents and sounds of the Tualatin Valley countryside.
Summer festivals and events are truly what makes this place special in the summer. Must-see festivals include the Festival of Balloons in Tigard (June); the Robin Hood Festival in Sherwood (July); the Elephant Garlic Festival in North Plains (August); and the Tualatin Crawfish Festival (August).
We’ve compiled some of the best of the best things to see and do this summer in Tualatin Valley. Plan your getaway around an event, or simply use this guide to see what is happening while you’re here.
Just minutes from downtown Portland, enjoy Tualatin Valley's unique and festive wine events, arts and cultural events, farmers’ markets, agricultural and culinary events, farm-to-table dinners, live theater and performing arts, and much more.
Spend summer in Oregon wine country, where you will be greeted with a smile, a story and a glass. We welcome you to sip, swirl and taste, and discover the many varietals produced here in Tualatin Valley at these summer wine events.
Tualatin Valley is a performing artist’s enclave. This summer boasts an abundance of performing arts and theater productions, from heavy-hitting dramas and uproarious musicals to fun productions for kids.
Tualatin Valley heats up during the summer months with events happening nearly every weekend from June through August. This handy guide explores the valley’s top summer events, which will help you plan your perfect Tualatin Valley getaway.
Tualatin Valley’s rich agricultural lands provide a bounty of fresh farm-to-table goodness. So, it only makes sense that our farms and wineries celebrate our cornucopia of berries, grapes and produce with farm dinners throughout the summer.