Things to do in Oregon

Top 3 Outdoor Thrills in Southern Oregon

Here are the top 3 outdoor thrills to experience in Southern Oregon sponsored content provided by Visit Medford Southern Oregon is an amazing place, from the moment you land in Medford, you’re surrounded by adventure on all sides. If you like the water, you can hit the rapids. Or grab your favorite hiking shoes and take to the mountains. You can also fly…On a zip line, of course. If you’re thirsty for thrills, embrace the rogue spirit and start your next Southern Oregon adventure! Zip It Good Soar across the sky on a zip line and watch the ground race by below your dangling feet. The wind snatches your breath away and it’s easy to imagine your toes touching the treetops. Tucked away in the historic gold mining hills of Southern Oregon, Rogue Valley ZipLine Adventure brings summer fun to sky-high levels. Hike It – One Step At A Time…

Experience the Britt Festival Live and Outdoors

A unique summer experience awaits you at the Britt Festival sponsored content provided by Visit Medford At the Britt Festival, you’ll find world-class music acts in a charming small-town setting. The Britt Music & Arts Festival, based in historic Jacksonville, Oregon, is the premier outdoor summer performing arts festival. The nonprofit presents dozens of summer concerts––from pop to classical and bluegrass to folk––each year. The music is great––the venue is even better. Held in a naturally formed amphitheater shadowed by ponderosa pines and madrones, you’ll watch your favorite acts perform from the hillside estate of nineteenth-century photographer Peter Britt. Visitors travel from all over the West to pack a picnic, grab a bottle of wine and relax while the music echoes through the amphitheater. The Britt is 5 miles from Medford, 15 miles north of Ashland (and its famous Oregon Shakespeare Festival), and a day’s drive from Seattle, Portland or…

Tidbits and ToDos

Our picks for holiday merry-making around Oregon Holm Made Toffee Company Donna Holm has been perfecting her famous toffee recipe for the past twenty-five years. This Bend company is committed to using only the best ingredients, with hazelnuts sourced from right here in Oregon. With six available flavors, we think it’s the perfect thing to bring to your holiday party or share with family and friends. holmmadetoffee.com Jacksonville Victorian Christmas Plan a trip to historic Jacksonville and experience its charming Victorian Christmas. This event encompasses everything you could want in a holiday festival—carolers, trolley rides, hot cider, a parade and tree lighting ceremony. This adorable Southern Oregon town comes alive with history—celebrate the holidays the old-fashioned way. jacksonvilleoregon.com/victorian-christmas Soft Star’s Fireside Sheepskin Slipper What better way to get through the winter season than with a pair of Soft Star’s feather-light, impossibly cozy slippers? These are fully lined, with plush sheepskin—…