2019 Northwest Cherry Festival

Head to The Dalles for the 40th Annual Northwest Cherry Festival. A fun filled three-day family-friendly event. A longtime favorite among locals and visitors alike, the festival is set in the spectacular Columbia River Gorge and showcases The Dalles’ deep agricultural heritage and Western roots. This year the theme is Follow the Cherry Brick Road a fun play on the Wizard of Oz. The Northwest Cherry Festival takes place in downtown The Dalles from Friday, April 26 through Sunday, April 28, 2019. The Festival includes the Gorge’s largest parade, classic car show, a 10k race, and lots of great local music and bands. There’s also cherry sampling with the Oregon Cherry Growers, craft vendors, agriculture job fair, Cherry Idol, and Carnival. You don’t want to miss the crowning of Cherry Festival Royalty at Mid-Columbia Senior Center’s Breakfast Saturday Morning before the parade! The Dalles has much more to offer though the festival alone could keep you busy.
If you would like an entry in the Parade, please contact info at the dalles chamber dot com or call 541-296-2231.
We look forward to you celebrating with us and don’t forget there’s no place like The Dalles