Things to Do in Corvallis

Whether you’re an outdoor enthusiast or a foodie, have an artistic bent or love fairs and festivals, there’s something happening year round.

Signature Events

Things To Do in Corvallis - Signature EventsPlan your stay around our signature events and you’ll never lack for things to do in Corvallis. Show up for da Vinci Days, a three-day celebration of music, arts and science, or the Corvallis Fall Festival, a weekend festival showcasing artists from all over Oregon. Come for the Bounty of Benton County during Labor Day weekend and sample the stunning bounty of the Willamette Valley, or visit us for Memorial Day or Thanksgiving weekends and tour the local wineries.

Birding and Fishing, Hiking and Biking

Things To Do in Corvallis - BirdingBird lovers will appreciate the birding “hot spots” in or near Corvallis, like the E.E. Wilson Wildlife Area, Chip Ross and Avery Parks, and many other locations. The Corvallis Audubon Society offers frequent birding field trips on foot and on bike. And speaking of biking, did you know that Corvallis has over 60 miles of biking and hiking trails throughout town and into surrounding countryside? Many of our trails take you near prime fishing, swimming and nature-watching areas, too.

Arts and Culture

Things To Do in Corvallis - Arts & CultureCorvallis is a vibrant community of artists and scholars, and it shows in the cultural events and attractions throughout the town. Tour the art along the Riverfront Commemorative Park or down Madison Avenue. Pick up one of our self-guided walking tours and see some of the beautiful old architecture in Corvallis. Visit the historic Majestic or Whiteside Theatres to take in a play or concert, or stop in to the Arts Center, or one of our many local art galleries, for an art showing.

Wine Tours, Sip Trips and More

Things To Do in Corvallis - Wineries & BreweriesCraving a brisk craft beer or a rich and lovely pinot noir? Visit one or several of the many boutique wineries in Benton County, stop in for a vodka or bourbon tasting at one of our distilleries, or tour the town sampling locally-brewed beers.

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all-day Corn Maze (Haunted on the Weekends) @ Corn Maze at the Melon Shack
Corn Maze (Haunted on the Weekends) @ Corn Maze at the Melon Shack
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Corn Maze (Haunted on the Weekends) @ Corn Maze at the Melon Shack | Corvallis | Oregon | United States
Bring the kids out to the pumpkin path and corn maze at the Melon Shack on Hwy 20. There’s lots of family fun and its also haunted on the weekends! Come join us for treats and scares in our corn
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Craft Beer & Hard Cider Tastings...
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Craft Beer & Hard Cider Tastings on Saturday @ Corvallis | Oregon | United States
Award-winning wines aren’t the only thing Benton County is known for – we also have a rich and active craft beer culture, featuring several local craft breweries, as well as a cider house and a new meadery. Check out their
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Play Pause Record: DJ Party with 4 DJs! @ Cloud & Kelly's | Corvallis | Oregon | United States
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all-day Pacific Lamprey Geocaching Adven... @ Willamette River from Portland to Eugene
Pacific Lamprey Geocaching Adven... @ Willamette River from Portland to Eugene
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Pacific Lamprey Geocaching Adventure @ Willamette River from Portland to Eugene | Oregon | United States
Ready for an adventure? Get outside to learn about the Pacific Lamprey, one of the world’s oldest and most interesting fish! Explore nature and discover geocaching, a fun, family-friendly activity. A hand-carved Lamprey has made its way to the ocean
11:00 am Cider Pressing at Midway Farms @ Midway Farms
Cider Pressing at Midway Farms @ Midway Farms
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Cider Pressing at Midway Farms @ Midway Farms | Albany | Oregon | United States
Come out to the farm. Bring your friends, have some fun. Purchase our apples and press yourself some spectacular cider! Drink fresh or age for hard cider. We will teach you how. So simple. Share this:EmailPrintMoreShare on TumblrPocket

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