Whether you celebrate the tradition of gift giving that comes with winter holidays or like to save a bundle, ‘tis the season to shop your heart out. Wilsonville, located in the heart of it all, provides the best backdrop to shop and save while you’re in Oregon. Plus, during this cozy season, Wilsonville offers plenty of respite if you need a break from the hustle and bustle of malls.
Decking the halls? We’ve got you, Rudolph and Santa’s entire village covered! Check out the Best of Wilsonville: Winter Edition itinerary that includes a stop at Yesteryear Pumpkin Patch & Christmas Trees. Here you can pick a pre-cut tree and then swing by their store to stock up on gifts and décor. If you need some jolly Instagramable shots, check out Yesteryear’s outdoor “Christmas Crate Wall.” If all this shopping and holiday spirit has your tummy feeling ho-ho-hum, Yesteryear offers a complimentary beverage cart as well as donuts, churros, kettle corn and tamales available for purchase. Oh, and be sure to watch for special guest appearances from Grinch, Santa and Frosty!
Our Table Cooperative offers a festive experience with local farm-produced goods and fresh treats. On December 3, they will host a night market and holiday craft fair, featuring local artisans, custom gift baskets, live music, food and drinks and more. Keep Our Table Cooperative on your list year-round, as they offer cooking classes, farm-to-table dinners and other homegrown events.
There’s no shortage of charming thrift stores, antique dealers and refined boutiques in and around Wilsonville. Find something for everyone on your list (with no sales tax!), from cool graphic tees to vintage jewelry to farm-fresh jam. The Gift Giver’s Guide to shopping in Wilsonville offers six stores you won’t want to miss, but we highly recommend adding a little cushion to your day(s) so you can fully explore the quaint Aurora Colony National Historic District (May we suggest the Aurora Wine and Chocolate Walk if you happen to be visiting December 3-4?).
Once 2023 rolls around, that doesn’t mean that the shopping season is over. Wilsonville’s Shopping Trip itinerary offers even more ideas to add to your shop-‘til-you-drop list, including farmers markets and Woodburn Premium Outlets where you can save more than just sales tax (Hint: check out deals and coupons right on their website before you go!), especially with New Year sales. Feeling the need to work more wellness into the new year? Check out the New Year, New You itinerary for a fresh dose of yoga, nature and more.
All this talk of outdoor shopping making you feel chilly? Warm Up in Wilsonville with freshly baked bread at vegan and gluten-free Sourdough Bakery and then grab a pint at Ordnance Brewing or hit the beloved McMenamins Old Church & Pub for some warm eats and crafted spirits. Fill your cup with festive togetherness when you gather a group at Celtic Axe Throwers or make a stop at the Wilsonville Community Center.
There’s so much to explore when you visit Wilsonville this winter! Whether you are visiting from afar or adding in a holiday staycation, there are plenty of places to stay the night in Wilsonville. Be sure to visit the events calendar for seasonal festivals like Clackamas County Winter Fair to extend your trip!ALL POSTS