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For the Family

Forget your old routine, block out some time to spend with the family

When was the last time your family tried something new?  Work and dishes can wait.  Get out and seize the day with those you love. Here are some of these options to keep your whole family entertained.

Yamhill County Historical Society & Museum: Their mission is to be, "a not-for-profit educational and public service organization engaged to protect, preserve and share the history and heritage of Yamhill County." 

Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum houses the Spruce Goose and a whole lot more! Also enjoy the Wings and Waves indoor Water Park and Theater.

City Park: Originally constructed in 1906, City Park is McMinnville’s first park. The park houses a play structure as well as the City Library and McMinnville’s Aquatic Center.

Joe Dancer Park: Just a skip from Downtown McMinnville is Joe Dancer Park is a 100 acre sports field complex with lots of room to run and play.  This park also features walking trails and wetland trails for viewing nature.  In addition, you’ll also find a skate park.

For a full list of city parks, visit

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Evergreen Aviation and Space Museum

500 NE Capt. Michael King Smith Way , McMinnville, OR 97128

Our mission is to inspire and educate, promote and preserve aviation and space history, and honor the patriotic service of our veterans.

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Yamhill Co. Historical Society & Museum

11275 SW Durham Lane , McMinnville, OR 97128
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Visitor Guides - Explore Downtown McMinnville

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The Arts

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Farmers Market

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Beverage Guide

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Dining Guide

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Where to Stay

Whether you're coming from near or far, treat yourself to a getaway that allows you to induldge McMinnville ...

For the Family

Forget your old routine, block out some time to spend with the family When was the last time your family ...

Shopping Guide

Dress up your self, home and loved ones. Find what you need.  From knick knacks, to designer brands, ...

Explore The Area

Make McMinnville your home base as you explore the Willamette Valley We’re about an hour’s ...

Regional Events

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Staying Active

Cycling - Just outside of McMinnville you can find miles of scenic bicycle routes through pastoral wine ...

Emergency Services

When you run into those "oops" situations, you might need a little extra help. Here are some people ...



Downtown Updates

Help Us Make Third Street Twinkle!

The twinkle lights are up on Third Street but we need your help.

2015 Events in McMinnville

Take a peek at what's going on in McMinnville in 2015!

Join Us to Begin the Holiday Season with Santa's Parade & Tree Lighting Friday, November 27th 4:30PM


McMinnville is the best main street west of the Mississippi!

Aug 18, 2014

After Parade readers nominated more than 2,000 Main Streets, editors selected 16 based on the criteria for a successful downtown, according ...

1859 Magazine spends 72 hours in McMinnville

Tag along as 1859 spends 72 hours in McMinnville dining, drinking and laughing.

Upcoming Events



McMinnville Holiday Market

Our second annual Holiday Market is kicking off Thanksgiving Weekend in Downtown McMinnville! Join us each weekend through Christmas for locally made goods created by a curated group of artists and makers.



Turkey Gobble-Gobble Run in celebration of Thanksgiving!



Gallery Theater presents White Christmas based on the Paramount Pictures film



Start the holiday off right with Santa's Parade in downtown McMinnville!



The McMinnville Lions Club Christmas Tree Sale

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