Our 2020 Wooden Shoe Tulip Festival is cancelled this year for the safety of our employees, family, and visitors. Our fields are also closed during this time. We will be open daily from 10am to 4pm for bulb orders, wine bottles, and hemp products until April 30th.

We will be open daily from 10am to 4pm throughout May. If you have any questions or concerns please reach out to our farm directly, office@woodenshoe.com or 503-634-2243

Visit our Field Report to find daily updates of the tulip’s color and more updates on COVID-19.

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Prepare for your trip. See below for top Questions & Answers

Can I bring my dog?

Friendly dogs are welcome on leashes, we just ask that you clean up after your pet. Many families choose to bring their dog and other animals, so consider if your pet is able to be around others.

When is the best time of the season to come?

Tulips are very sensitive to weather and come up when the ground has defrosted. Some come up early at the end of March while others wait until later in April when the ground is warmer. Generally speaking, mid-April typically has the best overlap of color between the early, mid and late blooming tulips. Please call us at 503-634-2243 to plan your perfect trip depending on the seasons color.

Is the festival handicap accessible?

The majority of our farm is grass, gravel, and dirt, but we have a paved area near our main building. Full accessibility is often determined by weather, durability of your wheelchair or device, and its ability to navigate grass, gravel, and dirt. The position of our tulip fields rotate annually, differing the length between the tulips and the paved area. We have a tram that goes from the main building and drops off at the tulip field and requires a step to get on-board. Weather permitting, we have a tour train for an additional $8 per person that gives a 30-45-minute drive through the fields, also requiring a step to get on-board.Please call us at 503-634-2243 to plan your perfect trip depending on the seasons color.

Do you allow sunrise and/or sunset pictures?

Our festival hours for 2021 are Monday – Friday, 9am – 6pm, and Saturday – Sunday, 8am – 7pm . If you want to visit outside of those posted hours, we offer a Season Pass that allows entry one hour before sunrise and/or one hour after sunset. Additionally, we offer an early morning sunrise pass that allows entry an hour before sunrise. Tickets can be purchased ahead of time or at the gate.

Do your tickets sell out?

While we do not sell out, we are located on one lane farm roads where traffic often backs up on sunny days and weekends. Our overflow parking on busy days is located on one of our grass fields and may require extra walking. We thank you for your patience on our busy days.

Is it a cash only event?

Most of our vendors, gift shop and activities take credit cards. Paying in cash can speed up festival entry efforts. Additionally, please note that a few kids activities only accept cash. We offer an ATM onsite for convenience.

Do you sell food onsite?

We have food options everyday with a few extra vendors on weekends, but families are welcome to use our picnic tables and bring their own food. See our festival activity pages for a list of vendors. We also sell local beer and Wooden Shoe Vineyards wine in our tasting room. If your family has any allergies or food restrictions, we suggest bringing your own picnic.

Do you close for rain?

Aside from a few of our weather dependent kids’ activities (see our activities list for more information), we are open rain or shine. Keep in mind that when it rains, you might find yourself dodging more mud puddles, so be sure to come dressed in boots and umbrellas.

Can I buy bulbs when I am there?

All of the bulbs are in the ground and blooming during the tulip festival. You can pre-order your bulbs while you visit for Fall shipping and planting. You can purchase cut flowers, or we have a few potted tulips available to purchase to take home, while supplies last.

Is there public transportation?

Unfortunately, public transportation does not extend as far as our tulip festival outside of Woodburn. We have seen a few large group tour buses come through, but at this time we do not have any tour bus offerings set up through our festival. There is a transit bus from Portland Airport to downtown Woodburn, but we are about 7 miles from downtown Woodburn.

Can I take pictures?

Yes. We encourage you to take pictures, post them online and tag us (@woodenshoefarm on Instagram and @woodenshoetulipfarm on Facebook). If you are taking pictures for a business and intend to sell them, we ask that you mention where the pictures were taken: Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm. Please email us at office@woodenshoe.com if you need a signed release form filled out.

 

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