Historic Downtown Astoria

Discover this diamond in the rough on the north Oregon coast! Historic Downtown Astoria will surprise you with its marriage of metropolitan dining, lodging and entertainment, and the raw grace of a town that has survived at the edge of the continent for more than 200 years.

NEWS  Explore our calendar 
  • ADHDA Hosts Annual Downtown Cleanup, Saturday May 21, 9am - noon

    Join the community effort to help clean up, plant up, and tidy up downtown Astoria, with a free BBQ hotdog lunch afterward!   Clean-up crews will be working on various projects throughout the downtown historic district.  Join us at the Columbia Bank parking lot (corner of 11th and Duane Streets) at 9am for handing out of materials and cleanup tasks. Volunteers are encouraged to bring their own working gloves - ADHDA will provide garbage bags and other cleaning materials.  On behalf of the ADHDA and our downtown, we thank you in advance for your help and support in this community project.
  • Save the Date: 15th Annual PNW Brew Cup, Sept. 23-25

    The Pacific Northwest Brew Cup is an annual beer festival held the last full weekend in September in beautiful Astoria, Oregon. The festival features northwest beers on tap Friday through Sunday, along with live music, food vendors, and activities for the kiddos. Admission is FREE. To taste beer you’ll need a souvenir mug ($9 each) and tokens ($1 each).

    The event is 'brewed' by ADHDA and is the organization's largest fundraising event, with proceeds benefiting local downtown revitalization efforts.

    Named “Best Beer Festival” by John Foyston of The Oregonian, January 2010.
  • Astoria Sunday Market Opens Sunday, May 8

    The Astoria Sunday Market has been busy preparing for another amazing season.  This year's art is by James Dunbar, reflecting this year's theme of “The Color of Fresh!”  

    Astoria Sunday Market is a visual delight from the produce and flower stands to our nearly 200 craft, artist and food vendors. 

    Open every Sunday, May 8 through October 16, you do not want to miss it!

    12th Street, Downtown Astoria from 10am -3pm.
  • Join ADHDA

    The Astoria Downtown Historic District Association (ADHDA) works with the City of Astoria, partnering organizations, our members, and our community to enhance our historic downtown area.

    A vibrant Astoria is key to building our economy. Each upgrade we make, and every special event we hold, enhances the health of our town and the surrounding area.  With events like the Pacific Northwest Brew Cup and the 2nd Saturday Art Walk, bring visitors to our area. We have spearheaded several beautification projects in downtown Astoria and works with businesses to improve storefronts, signage and more.

    Membership in the ADHDA is open to individuals and businesses—regardless of location. If you are interested in supporting the growing energy of Astoria, we welcome you to join us in improving our downtown experience.

    Come downtown on the Second Saturday of every month for the Second Saturday Art Walk from 5pm-8pm and celebrate the Arts in Astoria!

    Downtown businesses keep their doors open late, provide refreshments and entertainment, and exhibit original works of art and culture. Second Saturday Art Walk venues are highlighted throughout town with colorful pinwheels. 

    CLICK HERE for May's map!

    The mission of the Art Walk is to promote the downtown core through the support and development of the arts and culture in Astoria. If you are a downtown business or local artist and wish to participate in the Second Saturday Art Walk event please contact ADHDA by emailing us at
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The lower Columbia River region is brimming with events for everyone - including foodies, fishermen, movie fans, families, history buffs, music lovers and more. 

Let Historic Downtown Astoria be your home base as you explore this corner of the world. There is no better place to enjoy an authentic Pacific Northwest experience!

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Go on a walking tour to see some of the great features of our beautiful downtown.

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