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Fresh, Farm & Fest

Roseburg in October is a sight not to be missed. Sunny and crisp days are accompanied by gold, amber and chocolate hues in the leaves as well as in our pint glasses. While locals and visitors embrace the colorful landscape, cooler weather and plentiful harvest, beer lovers also anticipate shifting…

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Local Scoop

The Umpqua Valley has been making delectable treats since 1931 when the now-largest dairy in southern Oregon, Umpqua Dairy, was founded. Ormond Feldkamp and Herb Sullivan had $500 between them, a 1929 Hudson delivery truck, a little wooden ice house next to the railroad tracks and a hankering for…

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Roseburg Summer Event Lineup

Although the Oregon springtime weather continues to taunt us, summer is most definitely on its way – bringing a packed calendar of events for Roseburg. From live music to lavender, classic cars to local art, everything you want in a summer vacation is right here. Here are just a few fan-favorite…

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Birthplace of the Oregon Pinot

On October 3, 1872, Roseburg became officially incorporated by the state of Oregon. That makes this coming fall Roseburg’s 150th birthday. We’re kicking off the celebration with something that shares Roseburg’s rich past and blossoming future – Umpqua Valley wine – and there is no better time to…

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The Ultimate Umpqua Bucket List

As we enter the new year and begin making plans, the greater-Roseburg area should not be overlooked. With an abundance of outdoor activities, unique culture and cuisine, off-the-grid secret spots, and space to roam – experiencing what Roseburg has to offer will be sure to exceed your expectations…

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What to Bring to the Holiday Party

It is hard to believe we are entering the holiday season. On top of Thanksgiving and Christmas meals, November and December are often packed with dinner parties and social gatherings - thus, plenty of BYOB or bring-an-app opportunities. Whether you are gathering together this year or not, the…

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Local Farms & Markets

Where Growing is Great With a uniquely mild and forgiving climate and fairly isolated region, Douglas County is argued to be not only one of the best counties in Oregon to garden, but one of the top areas in the world. Over the last 10 to 15 years, Douglas County has seen a 210-day frost-free…

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Annual Summer Events Return

Summer in Douglas County will look a bit more normal this year as favorite annual events are making their comeback. Save these dates, book your trip to Roseburg and experience the region's most beloved season filled with smiles, sips, snacks and sunshine. Summer Arts Festival The 52nd Annual…

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Celebrating Oregon Wine Month

The bright greens and colorful flowers of May make the most exquisite party decor as the month kicks off a celebration of one of Oregon’s most noteworthy assets: wine. May is Oregon Wine Month and there is no better place to pay homage to the grape than in Douglas County. Wine production in this…

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Brunch Season Has Arrived!

Baskets, bunnies and bacon. With spring here, brunch season is in full swing and Roseburg has plenty of options whether it's for Easter, Mother’s Day, showers, graduation or just a beautiful Sunday to park it by the mimosa bar. Here are some favorite Sunday breakfast and brunch locations serving up…

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