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.

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  • We're Hiring an Astoria Sunday Market Assistant!

    Join the Sunday Market Team as the Market Assistant! Spend your Sundays at the Market from May 9 - Oct 10. Applications due on April 9. See full job description in link below:
  • 2nd Saturday Art Walk

    The next 2nd Saturday Art Walk is on April 10, 2021.

    Visit local downtown galleries and retail locations and meet the talented artists.

    Visit the link below for more information.
  • 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!   Clean-up crews will be working on various projects throughout the downtown historic district from 9a-noon on Saturday, April 17th. Sign-up here.
  • Astoria Odd Fellows Building awarded $150,000 for restoration

    You voted and Astoria Odd Fellows wins!

    THANK YOU!  The Astoria Odd Fellows Building garnered 90,000 votes and was awarded $150,000 to weather proof the building, restore the historic Italianate windows, repair the stucco, and repaint!
  • Astoria is Open for Business

    As we all navigate the new normal and new ways to do business, we're pleased to announce that many of the wonderful retail shops & galleries along with restaurants in town are open and ready to welcome you.

    To see a list of the current retail shops and galleries, please visit this link.

    For restaurants that are open in downtown Astoria, please visit this link.

    **We are updating this information often but we suggest confirming hours and store rules directly with each business.
  • ADHDA Secures Grant For J.C. Penny Building Food Hall Concept

    The J.C. Penny building is closer to getting a face lift thanks to a grand secured by the ADHDA to help improve the Duane Street facade. The nearly $150,000 in funding was awarded by the Oregon Main Street Revitalization program. Owner Sean Fitzpatrick with local restaurateur Chris Holen plan to use the former department store building as a tap room and food hall.
  • 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.
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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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