Hood River Hard-Pressed Cider Fest

Saturday, April 22, 2017

With 11 cideries and counting, Hood River Valley’s hard cider scene is exploding.

Hood River Valley Blossom Time

April 2017
Nothing says spring quite like fruit trees in bloom, and Hood River County celebrates the arrival of spring in style with their month-long annual Blossom Time.

Roy Webster Cross-Channel Swim

September 4, 2017
At dawn on Labor Day each year, a large group of hearty souls jumps in the mighty Columbia River and swims the 1.1-mile stretch across to Hood River.

Hood River Hops Fest

October 7, 2017
Awarded silver medal for best beer festival from the Willamette Week, Oregon Beer Awards, the Hood River Hops Fest is an annual celebration of beer’s bitter friend, freshly harvested hops

Hood River Valley Harvest Fest

October 13-15 2017
This old-fashioned fall festival brings together more than 120 vendors offering local produce and food products, plus arts and crafts, wine, cider and beer tastings. Held along the scenic Hood River waterfront, this is the Columbia River Gorge’s biggest celebration of the region’s incredible fall bounty.

December 1st 2017
Every December, Hood River becomes a snow globe, a true old-fashioned small town holiday spot. The historic and beautiful downtown is adorned with holiday lights, bows and cheer.