Shop small season runs mid-November through the end of December in Estacada. Discover antiques, holiday home décor and farm fresh products at Wade Creek Vintage Marketplace, nature themed gifts at Mossy Rock, work of local artists at the Spiral Gallery Co-op, and everything llama themed at Hidden Oaks Llama Ranch onsite gift shop. And don’t forget to pick-up your annual tree at locally owned and operated Hughes Family Tree Farm just outside of town.
Outdoor Christmas Market comes to White Owl Acres on November 19 with wreath making workshop and craft vendors.
And on Friday, December 2 from 5:00-7:00 p.m. historical downtown Estacada brings holiday charm for the annual tree-lighting ceremony near City Hall. The streets will be lined with seasonal, bright lights marking the way for Santa to make an appearance.
Not to be missed is the Mt. Hood Territory Tap Trail which brings trail imbibers into Estacada to meet the makers at Stone Circle Cider. Visitors to this 36-acre farm enjoy the onsite tasting room and outdoor firepit seating next to the scenic pond.
All of these adventures are sure to make one hungry! The food scene includes a variety of great locations where visitors can enjoy riverside dining at the Cazadero Steakhouse, hearty breakfast at The Country, delicious burgers and milkshakes at Lew’s Drive-In, a variety of local favorite food carts and logger-size meals at Timber Town Grub.
Pick up a free Visit Estacada Field Guide in town. Both locals and visitors alike can enjoy this pocket-sized guide that provides an overview of recreation, shops, dining, mural tour and more. You might find things you didn’t know, and discover something new! Follow Visit Estacada on social media too for updates, and events too.