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September
6

Plan Ahead for These Willamette Valley Winery Events

Winery Events

Local wineries are gearing up for a packed schedule of special events near Albany, Corvallis, and throughout the Willamette Valley this fall, with something to suit every taste. Sample some of the best wine that the Willamette Valley has to offer while you enjoy fun activities like rooftop yoga, live music, comedy shows, and even salsa dancing classes. Our real estate agents have the exciting details on 6 events from local wineries to look forward to this fall.

  • Yoga Retreat at the Independence Hotel – 15 C St., Independence, OR 97351
    Take a retreat from the daily grind without traveling far from Independence homes for sale when you sign up for the all-inclusive Yoga Retreat at the Independence Hotel, which starts on September 9, 2022. This event features kayaking, yoga by the river, rooftop yoga, cycling, and food and drink from the excellent Territory Restaurant. Also included in the package will be a trip to Adante Vineyard, where you'll sample some excellent wine and have a scenic yoga session.

  • Emerson Vineyards Summer Music Series – 11665 Airlie Rd., Monmouth, OR 97361
    The Emerson Vineyards Summer Music Series may be winding down for the year, but there's still one more great concert to enjoy before the calendar flips to fall. The final concert of this year's series will be a performance from the Fionnghal Celtic Trio. Enjoy it in a beautiful vineyard setting around the corner from Monmouth homes for sale on September 9, 2022, at 6:00 PM.

  • Swing & Standards at Ankeny Vineyard – 2565 Riverside Rd., South Salem, OR 97306
    In the mood for an old-school musical performance? Swing & Standards at Ankeny Vineyard will be a lovely afternoon performance on November 13, 2022. Enjoy live music from the Swing & Standards jazz band in a fantastic setting with even better wine from Ankeny Vineyard.

  • Salsa & Salsa at Cubanisimo Vineyards – 1754 Best Rd. NW, Salem, OR 97304
    Learn some new dance moves from acclaimed instructor Jason LaFontaine while you sample the latest vintages with Salsa & Salsa at Cubanisimo Vineyards near Salem homes for sale. There will also be complimentary chips and salsa provided by local businesses. This event is a fundraiser for the Women at the Well Grace House and takes place on September 25, 2022.

  • The Winery Comedy Tour – 1754 Best Rd. NW, Salem, OR 97304
    Another fun event at Cubanisimo Vineyards will be The Winery Comedy Tour, with dates on Friday nights once per month from September through December. These shows are part of a nationwide comedy tour featuring top touring comics, and there will be new comics to see each month. Of course, you will also get to sample some of the distinctive wines from Cubanisimo Vineyards while you laugh the night away.

  • Wine Club Pickup Party at Airlie Winery – 15305 Dunn Forest Rd., Monmouth, OR 97361
    Are you part of the wine club at Airlie Winery? Then you'll want to mark September 17, 2022, on your calendar for the Wine Club Pickup Party at Airlie Winery. This event will feature live music, a pig roast, and of course, some outstanding wine from Airlie Winery. All of your wine from your club membership will be packed up for you to take home after you enjoy the party with other wine club members and guests.

Searching for a home close to your favorite Willamette Valley winery? Our team is here to help you find the perfect match. Contact us to buy and sell homes in Willamette Valley communities.

April
11

Willamette Valley Biking Trails to Visit

Biking Trails Willamette Valley

Whether you're interested in moving to Corvallis or Albany, any cyclist is sure to find plenty of options to choose from here in the Willamette Valley. Cycling is one of the most popular ways to stay fit and enjoy the outdoors. Our real estate agents know within Corvallis, cyclists can discover nearly 20 miles of paved multi-use trails. You can also enjoy cycling throughout much of the community. Many roads have wide shoulders for cycling and see light traffic.

But sometimes, you want to hit the trail – the bike trail, that is. The Willamette Valley will not disappoint. Not only are the trails carefully kept and in great condition, but many of them have also even been expanded in recent years. 

Let's take a look at some of your options:

  • Bald Hill Natural Area – See Website for Location Details
    Bald Hill Natural Area is known for the Bald Hill Barn, an event venue in a picturesque, rural setting. The Barn is original to the site and has a capacity of 120 guests. Around the surroundings, you'll find paved, dirt, and gravel paths suitable for cycling.

  • Willamette Valley Scenic Bikeway – See Website for Location Details
    Willamette Valley Scenic Bikeway follows a trail of more than 130 miles from Salem to a point just north of Eugene, largely along the beautiful Willamette River. The ride brings you through an eclectic assortment of small towns and historic communities.

  • Decker Ridge and Benton County Backways Ride – See Website for Location Details
    Decker Ridge and Benton County Backways Ride is an ideal selection if you want a ride that both starts and ends right in Corvallis. At 29 miles in total, much of this quiet and serene route brings you through iconic Willamette Valley farmland. 

  • Buena Vista Ferry Loop – See Website for Location Details
    Buena Vista Ferry Loop tops out at 25.4 miles and will give you a new appreciation of rural life across the span of Polk and Marion counties. It curves into the Willamette River Basin and requires a quick trip on the historic Buena Vista Ferry to complete. Consider refreshments at the small town of Independence.

  • Albany Lewisberg Loop – See Website for Location Details
    When it's time for a challenge, the 40 miles of the Albany Lewisberg Loop beckon. This loop is largely backroads and can be tiring for newcomers, but it is very worthwhile. You'll see local wineries and ponds up close and may even have the chance to spot one of the Valley's beloved pond turtles.

  • McDonald-Dunn Forest – See Website for Location Details
    Just 15 minutes north of the Oregon State University Campus, the McDonald-Dunn Forest is used for a variety of ecological research tasks. It also has several trails that will take you through the rich forested areas – truly unparalleled when you want to witness wildlife up close.

  • Alsea Falls Recreation Site – See Website for Location Details
    Alsea Falls Recreation Site is beloved by families for the opportunities it provides to camp with a big group. It is also the centerpiece of the region's mountain biking scene, with a rigorous loop that rises to more than 1,500 feet in elevation during its nine-mile run.

Outdoor adventures are one of the many benefits of calling this area home! Contact us today to find out more about the Willamette Valley.

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