Take an Autumn Drive to Aurora!

There’s still plenty of leaves on the fall trees and their colors are becoming brilliant!  Enjoy these crisp and drizzly days with the perfect activity – browsing Aurora’s famous shops and having a bite or beverage in our peaceful national … Continue reading

Find your Way to Aurora this Fall

Enjoy an autumn day with the short drive to Aurora, Oregon, only 20 minutes from Portland or Salem! Aurora boasts 25 shops and eateries and is a national destination for antiques and vintage goods, everything from the now-decorative industrial salvage … Continue reading

Spend a “Vacation” Day in Aurora!

A visit to Aurora is like a day of vacation! Park your car (for free) for the day and you can easily walk over most of the town to find over 25 antiques/vintage and specialty shops, galleries and even a candy … Continue reading

Put Aurora on your Summer Calendar

Aurora, Where Vintage was Invented! Most shops are Air Conditioned so don’t let the temperature interfere with your travels. STEP INTO THE PAST with a change in your routine and a respite from urban fare with a visit to Oregon’s … Continue reading

Aurora for a Great Getaway!

  A visit to Aurora is easily a full day experience or combine a trip here with your garden and floral outings.  As a northern gateway to the Willamette Valley, you’ll find Aurora within minutes of the state’s most famous … Continue reading

Put Aurora in your Loop

Combine a trip to Aurora with your garden and floral outings.  As a northern gateway to the Willamette Valley, you’ll find Aurora within minutes of the state’s most famous flower fields, nurseries and garden centers!  Make a weekend trip or … Continue reading

It’s Time to Think About Mom

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 … Continue reading

Aurora Brightens with Tulips

Get out of the house and make your way to Aurora, Oregon where fresh air, quaint historic charm and 25 shops and a world-class museum are ready to welcome you.  Aurora is known nationally as Oregon’s center for antiques and … Continue reading

It’s a perfect TIME to visit Aurora!

It may be stormy outside, but Aurora’s shops are generally close together and quite cozy inside for a winter’s relaxing pastime of antiquing.  An ideal time for quiet browsing, you’ll find an enormous cache of antique and vintage decor and … Continue reading

Happy Groundhog Day in Aurora

We don’t know why our Punxsutawney Phyllis is on the West Coast with Phil on the East Coast (there must be a story there), but she’s crawled out of her winter slumber to see what’s going on in Aurora.  It’s … Continue reading