Columbia Gorge Events

Year-Round Local Flavor

One of the many, many reasons people love the Hood River Valley is our vibrant sense of community spirit. No matter what time of year you visit The Columbia Gorge Hotel, you’ll find a diverse array of annual events, seasonal festivals and holiday happenings taking place just minutes from our door. If you’re looking to experience a little local flavor, check out the events below. 

  • Hops Fest 2017

    Date: September 23, 2017  Time: Noon – 8pm Location: Columbia Lot, 5th and Columbia, downtown, Hood River, OR 97031 Contact: (541) 386-2000 Presented by  CH2M  and awarded silver medal for best beer…
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  • Farmer’s Market

    11/04/2016
    This weekly community event features over 30 vendors showcasing the Hood River Valley’s best local foods,…
  • Farmer’s Market

    11/11/2016
    This weekly community event features over 30 vendors showcasing the Hood River Valley’s best local foods,…
  • Farmer’s Market

    11/18/2016
    This weekly community event features over 30 vendors showcasing the Hood River Valley’s best local foods,…
  • Farmer’s Market

    11/25/2016
    This weekly community event features over 30 vendors showcasing the Hood River Valley’s best local foods,…
  • Farmer’s Market

    05/05/2017
    This weekly community event features over 30 vendors showcasing the Hood River Valley’s best local foods,…
  • Farmer’s Market

    05/12/2017
    This weekly community event features over 30 vendors showcasing the Hood River Valley’s best local foods,…
  • Farmer’s Market

    05/19/2017
    This weekly community event features over 30 vendors showcasing the Hood River Valley’s best local foods,…
  • Farmer’s Market

    05/26/2017
    This weekly community event features over 30 vendors showcasing the Hood River Valley’s best local foods,…
  • Hops Fest 2017

    09/22/2017
    Date: September 23, 2017  Time: Noon – 8pm Location: Columbia Lot, 5th and Columbia, downtown, Hood…
  • Farmer’s Market

    11/03/2017
    This weekly community event features over 30 vendors showcasing the Hood River Valley’s best local foods,…
  • Farmer’s Market

    11/10/2017
    This weekly community event features over 30 vendors showcasing the Hood River Valley’s best local foods,…
  • Farmer’s Market

    11/17/2017
    This weekly community event features over 30 vendors showcasing the Hood River Valley’s best local foods,…
  • Farmer’s Market

    11/24/2017
    This weekly community event features over 30 vendors showcasing the Hood River Valley’s best local foods,…
  • Farmer’s Market

    11/04/2016

    This weekly community event features over 30 vendors showcasing the Hood River Valley’s best local foods, beverages, arts and crafts. You’ll find farm-fresh vegetables, fruits, berries, meats, eggs, cheese, jams, mushrooms, baked goods, along with locally made artisan goods, gifts, artwork and more. 

  • Farmer’s Market

    11/11/2016

    This weekly community event features over 30 vendors showcasing the Hood River Valley’s best local foods, beverages, arts and crafts. You’ll find farm-fresh vegetables, fruits, berries, meats, eggs, cheese, jams, mushrooms, baked goods, along with locally made artisan goods, gifts, artwork and more. 

  • Farmer’s Market

    11/18/2016

    This weekly community event features over 30 vendors showcasing the Hood River Valley’s best local foods, beverages, arts and crafts. You’ll find farm-fresh vegetables, fruits, berries, meats, eggs, cheese, jams, mushrooms, baked goods, along with locally made artisan goods, gifts, artwork and more. 

  • Farmer’s Market

    11/25/2016

    This weekly community event features over 30 vendors showcasing the Hood River Valley’s best local foods, beverages, arts and crafts. You’ll find farm-fresh vegetables, fruits, berries, meats, eggs, cheese, jams, mushrooms, baked goods, along with locally made artisan goods, gifts, artwork and more. 

  • Farmer’s Market

    05/05/2017

    This weekly community event features over 30 vendors showcasing the Hood River Valley’s best local foods, beverages, arts and crafts. You’ll find farm-fresh vegetables, fruits, berries, meats, eggs, cheese, jams, mushrooms, baked goods, along with locally made artisan goods, gifts, artwork and more. 

  • Farmer’s Market

    05/12/2017

    This weekly community event features over 30 vendors showcasing the Hood River Valley’s best local foods, beverages, arts and crafts. You’ll find farm-fresh vegetables, fruits, berries, meats, eggs, cheese, jams, mushrooms, baked goods, along with locally made artisan goods, gifts, artwork and more. 

  • Farmer’s Market

    05/19/2017

    This weekly community event features over 30 vendors showcasing the Hood River Valley’s best local foods, beverages, arts and crafts. You’ll find farm-fresh vegetables, fruits, berries, meats, eggs, cheese, jams, mushrooms, baked goods, along with locally made artisan goods, gifts, artwork and more. 

  • Farmer’s Market

    05/26/2017

    This weekly community event features over 30 vendors showcasing the Hood River Valley’s best local foods, beverages, arts and crafts. You’ll find farm-fresh vegetables, fruits, berries, meats, eggs, cheese, jams, mushrooms, baked goods, along with locally made artisan goods, gifts, artwork and more. 

  • Hops Fest 2017

    09/22/2017

    Date: September 23, 2017  Time: Noon – 8pm
    Location: Columbia Lot, 5th and Columbia, downtown, Hood River, OR 97031
    Contact: (541) 386-2000

    Presented by CH2M and 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 County is surrounded by world-renowned hop growing regions, and since 2003 brewers have gathered each September in downtown Hood River to share their fresh-hop beer creations. The family friendly event features a variety of food vendors, over 50 breweries with over 75 fresh hop beers, rocking live music, and an awesome collectable mug. Mark your calendars this is a festival not to be missed!

    • 21+ Entry Only Ticket: $10
    • 21+ Beer Garden Ticket: $15 presale; $20 day-of. Includes entry, commemorative glass mug and five 3.5 oz. taste tokens
    • Under 21: Free admission. Note: The venue is open to people 21 or older only from 5 p.m. until closing at 8 p.m.

    The Hood River Hops Fest gives back to the community! This year the Hood River County Chamber of Commerce and Hood River Hops Fest volunteer grant program donated $3250.00 in total to the following non-profit organizations:

  • Farmer’s Market

    11/03/2017

    This weekly community event features over 30 vendors showcasing the Hood River Valley’s best local foods, beverages, arts and crafts. You’ll find farm-fresh vegetables, fruits, berries, meats, eggs, cheese, jams, mushrooms, baked goods, along with locally made artisan goods, gifts, artwork and more. 

  • Farmer’s Market

    11/10/2017

    This weekly community event features over 30 vendors showcasing the Hood River Valley’s best local foods, beverages, arts and crafts. You’ll find farm-fresh vegetables, fruits, berries, meats, eggs, cheese, jams, mushrooms, baked goods, along with locally made artisan goods, gifts, artwork and more. 

  • Farmer’s Market

    11/17/2017

    This weekly community event features over 30 vendors showcasing the Hood River Valley’s best local foods, beverages, arts and crafts. You’ll find farm-fresh vegetables, fruits, berries, meats, eggs, cheese, jams, mushrooms, baked goods, along with locally made artisan goods, gifts, artwork and more. 

  • Farmer’s Market

    11/24/2017

    This weekly community event features over 30 vendors showcasing the Hood River Valley’s best local foods, beverages, arts and crafts. You’ll find farm-fresh vegetables, fruits, berries, meats, eggs, cheese, jams, mushrooms, baked goods, along with locally made artisan goods, gifts, artwork and more.