a list of attractions in the surrounding area.

Ashland Independent Film Festival

Ashland Independent Film Festival: “It’s like Sundance without the lines.” Take part in the Annual Ashland Independent Film Festival this year. Showcasing over 90 independent films, including documentaries, features, shorts and animation. There are parties and discussions  with the filmmakers that get you acquainted with the art of film making, as well as [...]

By | January 9th, 2017|Local Attractions, Stratford Inn Blog|0 Comments

Oregon Chocolate Festival

Oregon Chocolate Festival: A festival highlighting something all people can agree is great, chocolate! Each year this festival features decadent, high quality chocolate from dozens of west coast chocolatiers. Featuring workshops on beer and chocolate pairings, wine and chocolate pairings, and chocolate sculptures! A perfect event for those looking to pair attendance at the [...]

By | January 9th, 2017|Local Attractions, Stratford Inn Blog|0 Comments

A Taste of Ashland 2017

Coming this April 29th and 30th, A Taste of Ashland showcases the region’s best art, food and wine. The event is hosted by multiple galleries throughout the city’s Historic Railroad District. Pairing over twenty Ashland Gallery Association galleries with restaurants, brewing companies and wineries, A Taste of Ashland has become one of the [...]

By | January 9th, 2017|Local Attractions, Stratford Inn Blog|0 Comments

Oregon Shakespeare Festival Green Show

A highlight of the summer schedule of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival is the green show.  It features performances by many types of groups coming from all over as well as locals.  All ages are welcome and will enjoy  the show.  One evening  you may wander upon a beautiful dance routine and the next you [...]

By | July 21st, 2016|Local Attractions, Stratford Inn Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

City of Ashland Fouth of July Celebration

The best part of a community like Ashland is coming together to celebrate.  The city pulls out all the stops for their annual Fourth of July Celebration.  The day starts with  2-mile and 10k runs to get the blood flowing.  After the races, watch for the planes to fly over Main St. signaling the start [...]

By | June 29th, 2016|Local Attractions, Stratford Inn Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Perfect Family Getaway

Planning a great vacation for a family can be tricky. Ashland, Oregon is a destination that has it all.  Whether just passing through or staying a little longer, there are all range of accommodations available in all price ranges.  Breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains can be seen from anywhere in town.  For the [...]

By | May 10th, 2016|Local Attractions, Stratford Inn Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

A Complete Guide: 4th of July Ashland

As people gear up all around the nation for the biggest celebration of American culture, you most likely don't want to miss out on the fun. Here are some ideas to fill your holiday weekend with only the best that Ashland has to offer! I have good news and bad news for you, which do you [...]

By | July 2nd, 2015|Local Attractions, Stratford Inn Blog|Comments Off on A Complete Guide: 4th of July Ashland

How One Love Story Changed History

America's first Elizabethan theatre is in the heart of Ashland Oregon. Antony and Cleopatra were pretty much the Brangelina of ancient times, only a whole lot more dramatic. In this tragedy—written by none other than Shakespeare himself around 1608—Mark Antony (no, not that Marc Anthony) and Cleopatra fall in love. Simple enough, right? [...]

By | June 28th, 2015|Local Attractions, Stratford Inn Blog|Comments Off on How One Love Story Changed History

Camping with Shakespeare

If you are looking for a change of pace for your next visit to Ashland, consider adding a few nights at Lake of the Woods resort to your trip. Lake of the Woods Resort is located approximately an hour northeast of the Stratford Inn, in the Cascade Mountains. Amenities at the resort include a general store, [...]

By | July 14th, 2014|Local Attractions, Stratford Inn Blog|0 Comments