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Golden Ghost Town

The Ghost Town of Golden, Oregon Cate Battles, Travel Grants Pass August 6th, 2019 Nature’s first green is gold, Her hardest hue to hold. Her early leaf’s a flower; But only so an hour. Then leaf subsides to leaf. So Eden sank to grief, So dawn goes down to day. Nothing gold can stay. -…

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PorchFest

PorchFest Great Music Coming to a Porch Near You June 20th, 2020 11am – 3pm NW Washington Blvd Neighborhood around Lawnridge Park A Step Back in Time There is a fantastic neighborhood in Northwest Grants Pass of old majestic homes built in the era of grand front porches – when time moved more slowly, and…

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Horse Racing on the Rogue

Horse Racing on the Rogue

Horse Racing on the Rogue The Grants Pass Downs is now Oregon’s sole meet for horse racing. Grants Pass has live racing for nine days starting in mid-June and running through Mid-July. The featured event is the Firecracker Futurity, which is for two-year-old Quarter Horses. The Southern Oregon Horse Racing Association (SOHRA) hosts these events at…

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Banners

Banner Request Qualified Activities and Permitted AdvertisingThe City allows one-week banner displays for community-wide events and two-week banner displays for City-sponsored events, if approved by the City.  Events sponsored by the City of Grants Pass or Josephine County and nonprofit groups are given a preference. Events promoted on the banner must take place within five…

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Back to The Fifties

Currently No Registrations Being Accepted *** PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR UPDATES *** In staying compliant with CDC Guidelines for mass gatherings or large community events, registration for Back to the 50s Cruise and Fabulous 50’s Charity Car Show have been delayed until May 1, 2020. ScheduleCruise Rules & Map Have Fun, Fifties Style Week-Long -…

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Getting Here

Where is Grants Pass? Grants Pass is located in the southwest region of Oregon and is the Josephine County seat. It is about an hour north of the California/Oregon border and around four hours south of Portland. Traveling to Grants Pass By Vehicle: Located off of Interstate 5 in Southern Oregon, Grants Pass is situated…

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About Grants Pass

  Grants Pass is a beautiful river town with much to explore! From our captivating scenery to vast opportunities for adventure, we are nature’s playground. From our exceptional dining to remarkable shops, we offer luxury. From our quaint town to friendly people, we radiate charm. We have a colorful past forged by the Native Americans,…

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Living Here

Grants Pass is a beautiful river town with much to explore! From our captivating scenery to vast opportunities for adventure, we are nature’s playground. From our exceptional dining to remarkable shops, we offer luxury. From our quaint town to friendly people, we radiate charm. We have a colorful past forged by the Native Americans, trappers,…

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Itineraries

ITINERARIES Half Day Itinerary 9:30 – 11:00 a.m. (June – August) 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. (September – May) Tour Wildlife Images Rehabilitation & Education Center The organization’s clinic, Interpretive Center, and animal holding facilities are located on 24 acres of land adjacent to the wild and scenic section of Oregon’s Rogue River. Animals treated at…

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Historic District

HISTORIC DISTRICT Downtown Grants Pass has been designated a National Historic District because of its historic buildings. But there’s so much more that makes it special. Along with the shops and eateries, there’s a weekly outdoor Southern Oregon Growers Market, plenty of free off-street parking, and a visitor information office. This core business district of…

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