Pre-conference Events:
Wednesday, April 15

You must be registered for Forum 2016 to participate in the following activities.

12:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Woodburn Premium Outlets - Tax-free Outlet Shopping Woodburn Premium Outlets features 110 stores including Adidas, Banana Republic, Gap, Nike, The North Face, and more all at savings of 25% to 65% every day. Designer name brands, skylight-covered walkways, and beautiful Northwest architecture and landscaping make this a unique and fun shopping experience year round.

11:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Oregon Wine Country Tour – Featuring Abbey Creek Winery. Abbey Creek, the only African American owned Winery in Oregon, offers a relaxed, comfortable atmosphere to taste and enjoy wine. Abbey Creek offers small batch produced Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Pinot Gris and Rose. They also often have limited release wines made from grapes sourced from other parts of Oregon. In addition, attendees will stop to enjoy other local vineyards while driving through the Oregon countryside.

5:30 p.m. - MIDNIGHT

Portland Celebrates Spirit Mountain. Nestled in the foothills of Oregon wine country and the coastal mountain range, Spirit Mountain is just a short drive from Portland. Portland goes to Spirit Mountain, while there enjoy Trivia, entertainment, dinner and fun and games.