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Blogs & Sites
Location: 1405 Jantzen Beach Center, Portland, OR
This 1921 Parker carousel was originally operated in Venice Beach, California. In 1928 it was shipped to Portland and operated at the Jantzen Beach Amusement Park for the next 42 years. When th...
Location: 7805 SE Oaks Park Way, Portland, OR
Oaks Park has been in operation for over 100 years, making it one of the oldest continuously operating amusement parks in the US.
The park features carnival style rides, roller coaster...
Location: N Edison Street and Pittsburg Avenue, Portland, OR
The 23-acre Cathedral Park features a boat dock and boat ramp, an off-leash area, paved walking paths, picnic tables, and an amphitheater.
The site is believed to be one of the 14 Lew...
Location: SE 60th Avenue and Duke Street, Portland, OR
Brentwood Park amenities include an dog off-leash area, a playground, soccer field, softball field, outdoor tennis court, volleyball court, paved paths, and picnic tables.
Location: SE 7th Avenue and Miller Street, Portland, OR
Sellwood Park amenities include a baseball field, an outdoor basketball court, a picnic area, a football field, a horseshoe pit, a picnic site, a playground, a soccer field, a softball field, a...
Location: SE 10th Avenue and Haig Street, Portland, OR
Brooklyn Park amenities include an outdoor basketball court, play area, horseshoe pit, playground, softball field, water play feature, paths, and picnic tables.
Location: 15655 SW Millikan Way, Beaverton, OR
The Tualatin Hills Nature Park is a 222-acre wildlife preserve in the heart of Beaverton, Oregon. It is made up of evergreen and deciduous forests, creeks, wetlands, ponds, and meadows. ...
Location: 879 W Main Street, Silverton, OR
The 80-acre Oregon Garden features more than 20 specialty gardens, where families can explore waterfalls, ponds, fountains, conifers, and a children's garden. Recent additions include th...
Location: 4033 SW Canyon Road, Portland, OR
Location: SW 45th Avenue and Vermont Street, Portland, OR
Amenities at Gabriel Park include a baseball field, basketball court, picnic area, playground, dog off-leash area, paved and unpaved paths, soccer and softball fields, tennis and volleyball cou...
Location: 17100 NW Sauvie Island Road, Portland, OR
Families head to Krugers for seasonal berry, apple, pear, and pumpkin picking. And birthday parties!
A farm party package includes three hours use of an outdoor party picnic are...
Location: 5151 NW Cornell Road, Portland, OR
Audubon's 143-acre, free-to-the-public, Nature Sanctuary nestles against Forest Park, five minutes from downtown Portland. A small pond and pavilion structure provide a peaceful place to have l...
Location: 3350 SE Francis Street, Portland, OR
The Community Music Center offers music classes and performances at affordable rates. Programs are available for children beginning at age six months.
Students can be part of an orchestra, ch...
Location: 16511 NW Gillihan Road, Portland, OR
The Pumpkin Patch is a family farm that offers much more than pumpkins! Families can shop at the produce market, pick flowers and produce, navigate The Maize, visit the animals in the animal ba...
Location: 873 NE 34th Avenue, Hillsboro, OR
Washington County Fair Complex hosts the annual county fair, as well as a variety of other events throughout the year, including dog shows, craft shows, and seasonal events.