The sun is starting to peek through these endless spring clouds... and summer is nearly here! As the unofficial start of summer, we've got some great ideas for things to do around whatever barbecue you'll be attending. Before you get your Memorial Day Weekend going, click here to...
Listen, we all know the saying "No white after Labor Day," but haven't you always wondered... when can I wear white again??? The answer is Memorial Day! Don your whitest whites, head out on the water, and join Pier Pressure's White Party Cruise on the Portland Spirit. "3 Decks, 3 DJs, 2 Floors Music, 1 Amazing Party." Seriously, y'all... what more could you want?
Pier Pressure White Party Cruise
If you're a fan of fireworks and you hate waiting for the Fourth of July... This is the event for you! The annual Rose Festival kicks off with a gorgeous firework display over the Willamette River. You may even get to see them from the 5th floor Perch at Jupiter NEXT!
For those who aren't so into these bombastic light shows -- fair warning.
Rose Festival Fireworks
Join Portland favorite DJ Anjali and the Incredible Kid in celebrating HOLI Spring Festival, a celebration of color on Sauvie Island at Topaz Farm. Spend your weekend at a Bollywood and Bhangra dance party in the grass, surrounded by farm-fresh veggies, and maybe a farm animal or two. Remember, wear white so you can really see the colored powder used to celebrate!
HOLI Spring Festival at Topaz Farm
Dig in deep to find your inner child, then head to Oaks Amusement Park to hang out at the Multnomah County Fair! There will be Scramblers, AtmosFEARs, Ferris Wheels, and Bumper Cars... but there will also be loads of carnival food, roller skating, and a hilarious time had by all.
Multnomah County Fair
Whether you've never been to Oregon wine country or you can't wait to go back, several wineries in the Willamette Valley and beyond are offering seriously great deals on wine tastings and more over Memorial Day Weekend. We'll link you to a list, below, where you can find exactly the right event and/or deal for you OR we can absolutely recommend a tour with our friends at A Great Oregon Wine Tour -- mention you're staying at Jupiter for 20% off your tour! You'll have to flash your key card before getting picked up, FYI, so book your room ASAP!
May in Wine Country
Celebrate Memorial Day weekend however you want. Need a place to cozy up and decompress before heading up to your room for the evening? Stop in at Hey Love for a night cap. Spring at Jupiter Hotel is unparalleled. All we need is YOU.