Rose Festival Events
June 1-June 9, 2019
Plenty to do in the City of Roses! The opening day of
the Portland Rose Festival is one of the first signs of
summer. People come from far and wide to revel in the
variety of culturally rich events happening during the
months of May and June. Whether you are craving cotton
candy and a spin on the CityFair Ferris wheel, want to
dance your cares away at a RoZone Concert, or bask in
the sun as amazing, all-floral floats drift through
downtown in the Grand Floral Parade, there is an event
for festival lovers of any age.
Adelman Peony Gardens
April 27-June 16, 2019 • 9:00am-6:00pm
Adelman Peony Gardens, Salem, OR
We currently grow over 25 acres of peonies, featuring
nearly 500 varieties with profound color variations. Let
us help you make both memories and excitement in your
garden with peonies!
Berries, Brews, and
Saturday & Sunday, June 1 & 2, 2019 • 10:00am-5:00pm
Saturday & Sunday, June 8 & 9, 2019 • 10:00am-5:00pm
Saturday & Sunday, June 15 & 16, 2019 • 10:00am-5:00pm
French Prairie Gardens, St. Paul, OR
The shine of the summer sun and the smell of fresh
Strawberries means it is time for our Berries, Brews &
BBQs festival! The most fun that you’ll have on a farm!
This is a family friendly event, for all ages to enjoy.
Berries, Brews, & BBQs kicks off the first weekend in
June and continues Saturdays and Sundays through
Father’s Day. Gates are open from 9am-6pm on Saturdays
and 10am-6pm on Sundays.
Enjoy live entertainment each weekend from a variety of
local bands and artists. Taste samples or grab a pint
from the amazing selection of brews and ciders from some
of the area’s most popular breweries and cideries.
Including Silver Moon Brewing’s F*Cancer IPA, Hop Valley
Brewing, Public Coast Brewing Co., 2 Towns Cider House,
Avid Cider Co., Asher David Brewing, Ancestry Brewing,
Buoy Brewing, Pelican Brewing, Sunriver Brewing Company,
Elysian Brewing Co., 10 Barrel Brewing Co., and many
As if that was not enough to inspire a trip to the farm,
visitors will get to taste some incredible BBQ cooked
over an open pit and smoked overnight by our very own
But the MOST important part for our family is that this
festival is also a fundraiser where a portion of the
proceeds are donated to help local families fighting
cancer through Em’s Fight Foundation.
Activities Include: U-Pick Strawberries (during festival
only)– Only offered during the festival weekends (not
during the week); Tractor Wagon Rides and Pig Barrel
Train Rides; Tube Slide, Giant Slide and Tire Pile; Farm
Ninja Course & Obstacle Racing Course; Jump Pad; Pedal
U-Pick Strawberries. We provide you the bucket and you
fill the bucket with wonderful fresh strawberries to
take home. Cost is $12 for each full bucket.
Live Music, unlimited tractor wagon rides, slides, pig
barrel train rides, duck races and trips down the giant
slide! Cost is $8 per person and children 12 and under
must be accompanied by a paid adult. Required for entry
into the festival area.
Souvenir Beer Mugs: Take home a piece of the event with
you, one of a kind Glass Festival Pints. Cost is $15 per
mug and comes with 5 tasting tickets to sample a little
of each brew, or all 5 can be used to fill the pint.
Also comes with 1 Admission Wristband for entry into the
Silverton Home Garden
Saturday, June 8, 2019 • 10:00m-4:00pm
Seven Gardens in Silverton, OR
Silverton Home Garden Tour 2019 presented by Silverton
Garden Club and Silverton Together will be from 10
a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, June 8. Seven gardens are featured
in and around picturesque Silverton, situated in the
lovely Cascade foothills on Hwy. 213 just 45 minutes
south of Portland. Advance tickets, $20; day of, $25.
Available at Silverton Farmers Market on Saturdays or at
www.silvertontogether.org. Sold as well by phone,
503-873-0405. Will-call booth near Safeway on Westfield
Street is location for tour map and tickets for quilt
Al’s Kid’s Club:
Saturday, Jun 8, 2019 • 11:00am(S)
Saturday, Jun 15, 2019 • 11:00am(G)
Saturday, Jun 22, 2019 • 11:00am(V)
Al's Garden & Home, Sherwood, Gresham, Wilsonville(V),
Al's Garden & Home, Woodburn, Sherwood, Gresham,
Houseplants are fun to take care of just like a beloved
pet. You will need to water, feed, care for, and provide
a home for your new plant friend. By tying knots in
colorful cord, we'll build a bright hanging holder for
your very own happy houseplant. Each participant will go
home with a houseplant and custom made hanger. Cost:
Saturday, June 8, 2019 • 11:00am-12:00pm
Blooming Junction, Cornelius, OR
Nurture the inner gardener in your child with a
hands-on, fun-filled class geared specifically for them!
Each child will leave with a basic understanding of how
plants grow and where their fresh vegetables come from.
Plus, each child will leave with a soon-to-be pumpkin
plant they can care for at home. Cost: free.
Subaru Garden Dayz
Saturday, June 8, 2019 • 11:00am-3:00pm
Capitol Subaru, Salem, OR
15 plant and garden art vendors, Portland Nursery and
Al’s gift card giveaways throughout the day. Flower
giveaways and seed planting station for kids. This event
is free and located at Capitol Subaru in Salem. 3235
Cherry Ave NE, Salem, OR 97301.
Hoyt Arboretum Guided
Saturdays & Sundays, April 6-October 27, 2019 •
Hoyt Arboretum, Portland, OR
Guided tours of the Hoyt Arboretum every Saturday and
Sunday at 12 noon - 2:00pm. Free to Hoyt Arboretum
Friends (HAF), donations appreciated from non-members.