Oregon’s vibrant communities love to host a big event — because there are plenty of things to celebrate here. Whether it’s annual festival, a seasonal get-together or a once-in-a-blue-moon celebration, you’ll find fun events all across the state every month. Here are some of the top events in Oregon for December 2019.
December 5-9, 2019
Grants Pass, Southern Oregon
The five-day Rogue Winterfest transforms the Bear Hotel into a winter wonderland with galas, socials and culinary treats. Read more.
Where to stay: Grants Pass, Central Point, Medford
December 6-8, 2019
Mount Angel, Willamette Valley
The annual Hazelnut Fest includes a German-style holiday market featuring the loved Oregon crop known to locals as filberts. Read more.
Where to stay: Silverton, Woodburn, Salem
Sherwood Holiday Festival
December 7, 2019
Sherwood, Portland Region
The Sherwood Holiday Festival is an annual community celebration that begins with a parade and bazaar in the historic Old Town. Read more.
Where to stay: Tigard, Tualatin, Newberg
Victorian Christmas at Heceta Head Lighthouse
December 7-15, 2019
Florence, Oregon Coast
Come one, come all to the 24th Annual Victorian Christmas Open House at the Heceta Head Assistant Lighthouse Keeper’s House. Read more.
Where to stay: Florence, Yachats, Waldport
Timber Trucker’s Light Parade
December 14, 2019
John Day, Eastern Oregon
The theme for the annual Timber Trucker’s Light Parade is “A Storybook Christmas.” Read more.
Where to stay: John Day, Prairie City
Central Oregon Winter Beer Festival
December 14, 2019
Bend, Central Oregon
The 7th annual Central Oregon Winter Beer Festival is hosted by GoodLife Brewing. Read more.
Where to stay: Bend, Redmond
New Year’s Eve Extravaganza
December 31, 2019
Government Camp, Mt. Hood & the Gorge
Welcome the new year at Mt. Hood Skibowl with Cosmic Tubing until midnight. Read more.
Where to stay: Government Camp