Residents of Hillsboro, Oregon never tire of a grand celebration. From parades to festivals to fairs, the city has no shortages when it comes to these events. Check these out!
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Washington County Fair
The Washington County Fair had been a tradition in the city of Hillsboro, Oregon since 1854. It features a celebration for those far and near showcasing everything that the county has to offer. There are plenty of places to see and activities to do for the old and young, such as rides, exhibits, and competitions, PRCA rodeo, food and entertainment.
It is usually held at the last week of July every year in the Washington County Fair Complex.
Oregon Renaissance Festival
Bringing together several talented artisans and non-stop fantastic stage entertainment, the Oregon Renaissance Festival is an event one should never miss. It is a re-creation of a 16th-century European village for 13 days.
The village streets are crowded with characters to meet and greet. It’s a one of a kind experience as history comes to life with imagination! Be thrilled to see real-life knights in shining armor in action during Jousting tournaments
Get to see live falconry demonstrations. Delight your taste senses with Renaissance-inspired food and drinks by some of the best food vendors in the land. Discover hand-made pottery, jewelry, leatherwork, woodworking, clothing and more.
Experience a unique shopping experience.Remarkable hand-powered rides and entertaining games are sure to keep you guessing how time flies so fast in the past.
Oregon International Air Show
Since 1988, the Oregon International Air Show had been the State of Oregon’s biggest aviation event. This exceptional community event is one of the most significant charitable events in Oregon and draws an average of 65,000 residents to the airport each year.
The event aims to promote aviation, and at the same time honors military and veterans. It involves the whole community and contributes to Oregon charities.
The Air Show gives financial benefits to charities and nonprofit organizations throughout Hillsboro, Oregon and Washington County. There had been over $2.12 million donated back to the community and more than six hundred different projects supported since 1988.
Latino Cultural Festival
The annual Latino Cultural Festival which started in 2004 was initially planned to help the Latino business community connect with other local businesses. It now had developed into a proud tradition where diversity is celebrated.
Latino Cultural Festival features latino food, art, entertainment and provides a chance for the community to embrace and welcome the traditions of the most massive minority area.
It is currently held annually during April and is a free community event open to anyone.
Whether you are a local, new in town or just passing by Hillsboro, don’t miss out your chance of celebrating such joyous events!