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It’s easy to fall in love with Ashland. We don’t blame you for extending your stay.

Home to the world-famous Oregon Shakespeare Festival and ranked in the top 10 of “The 100 Best Small Art Towns in America,” Ashland is a cultural hot spot, with award-winning galleries, theaters and restaurants bursting from its seams. Nestled at the base of the Siskiyou and Cascade mountain ranges, Ashland has a reputation for great outdoor recreation in the city limits and beyond. And with the famous Mt. Ashland Ski Area nearby, fun stays in Ashland year-round.

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What Ashland activities do you recommend?

Ashland is our hometown, and we love it! I’m sure you’ll enjoy a visit. Without knowing your interests, I can tell you that we believe the Oregon Shakespeare Festival to be a must-do; this season of high quality plays and performances run nearly year-round and peak in the spring through summer. I recommend seeing at…


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April 8 - October 31, 2020
Ashland, Southern Oregon

Oregon Chocolate Festival

March 5 - 7, 2021
Ashland, Southern Oregon
Official State Welcome Center

Ashland Welcome Center

500 Crowson Road
PO Box 669
Ashland , OR 97520
Public Wi-FiOpen to the PublicPublic Restroom
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