May 10-11 Mothers Day Weekend, “Wine & Jewelry Weekend” Choose your day to bring Mom to Aurora for a special package that she’ll long remember. A ticket for two takes you for a walk around town and includes wine tastings at several stops, specially marked wine glasses, a pair of artisan made Swarovski crystal earrings and $12 to spend in the shops. Many stores will feature special jewelry displays, collections or have jewelry artists on hand. A ticket is $60 for two people. TODAY’S SPECIAL $30 PER TICKET FOR TWO! For more information call (503)939-0312. Tickets available here online or at Aurora shops.
Event is from 11-5 both days although shops begin opening at 10am. Park your car for the day and walk to most shops; other shops within 6 blocks of the downtown. Public restroom, eateries and benches to rest. Children are welcome to accompany adults. An extra single adult ticket can be purchased by calling (503)939-0312.
When you arrive at the event, present your ticket or paid print-out at The Aurora Artisan Gallery on Main Street and receive your Passport Map and gift bag to begin your tour. Clicking on a button below will open your shopping cart at the top of the side-bar to your right.
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April 26 An Evening of Notable Music presented by the Aurora Colony Historical Society, Richard R. Brown Fine Arts Center, Canby High School. 7pm. Professional musicians featuring piano, band and choral music made famous by the Aurora Colony from 1856-1883. Special performances also by Music Scholarship winners of Canby, North Marion and Molalla School Districts. Advance tickets at (503)678-5754 or online reservations at www.auroracolony.org
Now through May 4 Tulip Fest! Wooden Shoe Tulip farm, just a few minutes south of Aurora at Woodburn. Avoid the freeway congestion and go through Aurora on Hwy 99E! 40 acres of bright tulips, activities for children, gift shop and bring your camera. 9-6 daily. $10 admission per carload, $5 per bike. Daily field report on www.woodenshoe.com
Registration is now open for your own booth at our Aurora Colony Days Outdoor Antiques & Vintage Faire, August 9th. Click on Aurora Colony Days tab for contract and contact information.