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Magic at the Mill
Oct 30, 2014

Enjoy the Holidays in Salem, Oregon

The holiday season is upon us and we hope you will be joining us!  With so many not-to-miss holiday events, Salem Oregon is perfect destination for the whole family. Whether … Read More »

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Oct 17, 2014

This Thanksgiving, It’s Mid-Valley Wine Trail or Bust!

Every Thanksgiving weekend, dozens of Willamette Valley wineries open their doors to the public to celebrate the completion of another harvest.  Thousands of wine lovers from all over the country … Read More »

Quilt Exhibit in Salem
Sep 26, 2014

October’s Quiltopia is Coming to Salem Oregon!

Quiltopia: October 3 – 5, 2014 Willamette Heritage Center at the Mill If you are a guest of the Grand Hotel in Salem between now and October 6th, you may … Read More »

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Sep 18, 2014

Straub Environmental Center Presents “From Cart to Art”

Part of our mission as an EarthWISE certified business is to inform our guests and promote sustainable practices and local events like “From Cart to Art” presented by Straub Environmental … Read More »

Photos via: Salem Saturday Market on Facebook
Sep 09, 2014

Most Foodies Agree….There is Much to Love About Salem’s Saturday Market!

Monday Hospital market is OPEN until September 29th Wednesday market is OPEN until October 29th Saturday market is OPEN until October 25th Food and travel often go hand in hand, … Read More »

Travel Salem
Jul 30, 2014

Plan a Late Summer Getaway to Salem, Oregon

Planning a visit to Salem, Oregon? We hope you are!  The warm summery days and cool night in August and September makes our region a delightful place to visit this … Read More »

Photo via Antique Powerland on Facebook
Jun 27, 2014

Make a Side Trip to Antique Powerland for the Great Oregon Steam-Up this Summer!

Our culture has always enjoyed a fascination with powerful machines like automobiles, trucks, tractors, locomotive engines, etc. If you are among them, we have place for you: Antique Powerland in … Read More »

Grand Hotel Salem Certificate of Excellence
Jun 10, 2014

Grand Hotel in Salem Awarded 2014 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

The Grand Hotel in Salem has again been recognized as a top performing hotel as reviewed by travelers on TripAdvisor.com, the world’s largest travel site, for the 4th consecutive year! … Read More »