Hood River Has It Going on This Holiday Season
– From a special wine weekend to an old-fashioned holiday parade & tree lighting to New Year’s Eve fireworks on Mount Hood, Hood River is Oregon’s ideal holiday destination this November & December –
Hood River, Ore. – October 24, 2017– Hood River is inviting visitors to get into the holiday spirit and celebrate the season—plus support local businesses, which are still recovering from the impact of the Eagle Creek Fire—by working the Gorge into their plans this November and December, when there are fun special events, great local shopping opportunities and easy access to snow sports.
Families will love Hood River’s annual holiday parade and tree lighting, set for December 1. Oenophiles shouldn’t miss the Gorge Wine Weekend
(November 10-12) or Thanksgiving Wine Weekend. Outdoor enthusiasts can hit the slopes at nearby Cooper Spur Mountain Resort or Mt. Hood Meadows, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary this season and plans to open for the season on Thanksgiving weekend. Everyone will find something to love about Hood River’s historic downtown, from its unique boutiques and outdoor-gear shops to wine-tasting rooms and galleries—all great places to do holiday shopping. Hood River also offers numerous cozy accommodations for every budget.