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Mar 15

A Taste of Southern Oregon – Historic Jacksonville and Wine Country

Historic Jacksonville is a must see on a visit to Southern Oregon. The entire town has been designated a Historic Landmark and remains much as it was over 100 years ago. Old brick buildings, once occupied by saloons and frequented by gold miners still line the streets and are now home to unique shops, art galleries and fine restaurants. This quaint town is also a great starting point to explore the wineries of the Applegate Valley.

Aug 25

Wine on the Ranch

As the sun sets on a hot August evening with the sound of music in the air I enjoy a glass of fine wine and some beautiful scenery. Set deep in the ApplegateValley in Williams Oregon is Plaisance Ranch.

May 21

Springtime Wine Tours in Southern Oregon

After a long wet winter two sure signs of spring in Southern Oregon are the Spring Uncorked Barrel Tour and Roam the Rogue Passport Winery Tour.  Both give a chance to sample wine and take in the beautiful valley scenery. The Spring Uncorked Barrel Tour takes place Sunday May 22nd from 11am – 5pm and …

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Feb 08

Celebrate The Year of the Rabbit in Jacksonville

It’s time to celebrate the Year of the Rabbit and where better in Southern Oregon than at Jacksonville’s annual Chinese New Year celebration. The festivities take place Saturday February 12, 2011 and include fun for the whole family. The day kicks off with the 5K Rabbit Hop Fun Run at 8AM. Be sure to get …

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Oct 26

Fall Color in Southern Oregon

Fall colors in Oregon’s Rogue Valley.