Mt. AngelMount Angel is a city in Marion County, in the Cascade Mountains region of Oregon. It is famous for its Oktoberfest, held every September.
From the south on I-5, take the Keizer/Chemawa exit #260B at Salem. Turn right (east) through the Hwy. 99 intersection. Continue east and follow signs about 17 miles.
The Mt. Angel GlockenspielThis 49 ft glockenspiel is part of the Edelweiss Village Building. Performs at 11AM, 1PM, 4PM, and 7PM, sometimes stopping traffic.
OktoberfestHeld every September. The festival brings in traditional German Bands for an evening filled with glass clanking camaraderie and energetic, foot-stomping alpine music. Take your pick between 4 Bier Gartens or Wine Garten. Fastastic Hot Sausages permeate the air, fresh Oregon Ice Cream sundaes, pastries, onion petals with chipotle sauce all are delicious. The town recently built the largest Glockenspiel in the United States, it's a real show stopper.
Mt. Angel Performing Arts Centerphone: +1 503-873-9611address: 220 E Charles St
phone: +1 503 845-3030address: 1 Abbey Drive, St. BenedictPresents the Bach Festival in July of each year. (2014 - 43th annual. July 23–25). Guided tours by appointment. Built in 1883 by Swiss Benedictine monks, this beautiful abbey overlooks Mt. Angel from a butte with great views. It has the largest swinging bell in the Northwest U.S.
phone: +1 503 845-9911address: 11694 West Church Rd. NE9 holes. Par 35, 3072 yds.
Happy Garden Restaurant & Loungephone: +1 503 845-9128address: 125 N Main St
phone: +1 503-845-6222address: 190 East Charles StBeneath the famous glockenspiel. Uses local foods and offers many special nights.
phone: +1 503-845-2322address: 105 s GarfieldMount Angels place to go for Authentic Artisan All Natural, chemical free handmade wurst (16 varieties) and Bavarian favorites like snitzel, spaetzle, strudel and strogonoff. Fun dining, full bar, lottery, great German Beers/wine. Off site sales from six packs to kegs.
Frank-N-Steins Pubphone: +1 503 845-2633address: East Charles Street
phone: +1 503-873-1000address: 310 N Water St