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Giving Thanks in the Tualatin Valley


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Giving Thanks in Tualatin Valley

Your Guide to Thanksgiving Weekend in the Tualatin Valley

There is something magical about the holiday season in the Tualatin Valley. Perhaps it’s the smell of wood burning fireplaces, the crackle of fallen leaves under foot, and the taste of Pinot Noir tickling your taste buds. Whether you’re planning a “Friendsgiving” getaway, looking for a much-needed break from the everyday, or visiting friends and family who live in Oregon, find your bliss here in the valley this Thanksgiving season.

Thanksgiving Wine Weekend

The annual Thanksgiving Wine Weekend is a long-standing tradition in Oregon’s Willamette Valley. Wine Country Thanksgiving features open houses at more than 30 wineries throughout the Tualatin Valley, where guests will enjoy special tastings, entertainment and light bites. The weekend provides a rare opportunity to visit many of the small wineries that are not regularly open to the public. Learn more >>>

Black Friday Shopping

Spend “Black Friday” in the Tualatin Valley and shop tax-free! Major shopping centers—Washington Square and Bridgeport Village—feature some of the most sought-after brands, and are destination centers for your shopping needs. Learn more and discover our tax-free holiday shopping >>>

Bird & Wildlife Watching

Walk off that extra slice of pumpkin pie, and take a walk along the trails of our wetlands, preserves and nature parks . While late-fall and winter signal less daylight and many barren trees, species unseen in other seasons emerge throughout the Tualatin Valley. With migration well underway, winged visitors to the valley include land birds heading south and shore birds hanging around ponds, rivers and lakes. Discover why birders flock to the Tualatin Valley this time of year >>>

Festive Events

Thanksgiving weekend kicks off the holiday season and several events are happening throughout the Tualatin Valley during the weekend. Catch a holiday-themed play at the Broadway Rose Theatre Company,  make a wreath at the Tillamook Forest Center, or eat and run at one of the area’s Turkeythons. See all upcoming events and festivals >>>

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Thanksgiving Weekend in the Tualatin Valley

Give thanks to Oregon wine this Thanksgiving with a weekend of special tastings, pairings and festivities at wineries throughout the Tualatin Valley.

While late-fall signals less daylight and many barren trees, species unseen in other seasons emerge at wetlands, preserves and nature parks throughout the Tualatin Valley.

From big-tickets items to fun, unique items, check off your holiday shopping list with tax-free splurges in the Tualatin Valley.

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