Sandy is located at the junction of Highway 26
and Hwy 224, just east of Lake Oswego
in Clackamas County
Sandy was originally named Revenue because of Francis Revenue's nearby land claim and the location of the Barlow Trail's toll gate on Revenue's claim from 1853 to 1865. The town was able to use the name Sandy only after Troutdale gave up the use of the name at the turn of the century.
Sandy is the last substantial community on the highway to Timberline Lodge and Mount Hood.
There is also a Sandy, Utah.
Sandy is part of the Portland-Vancouver, Oregon-WA metro area.
Restaurants, Cafes, Delis, Bakeries The Oregon Candy Farm |
Motels, Hotels, and Resorts Hidden Woods B&B | Wasson Brothers Winery | Sandy Area Chamber of Commerce |
Transportation Sandy River Airport |
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02/21 Coming to The area
Water Music Festival Seaview WA April1 The Water Music Festival is an all-volunteer non-profit organization dedicated to bringing quality chamber music to the Lower Columbia River Region.
Astoria-Warrenton Crab and Seafood Festival Warrenton OR April26 Crab and seafood as well as entertainment. Listen to the Astoria HS Jazz Band on Sunday.
Mt. Pisgah Arboretum Wildflower and Music Festival Eugene OR May19 A day of wildflowers, music, food, crafts, and microscopes!
Rhododendron Days Florence OR May17-19 The annual celebration of the blooming of rhododendrons along the central Oregon Coast.
Columbia Gorge Wine and Pear Fest Hood River OR May18-19 Start off the weekend with friends and fun featuring Columbia Gorge wineries and eateries. Highlights include entertainment, live music, wine tasting, great food, fruit exhibits with samples, and local artisans.