Eugene is widely considered to be one of the most beautiful cities in Oregon. Home to the University of Oregon, Eugene is situated between a number of amazing vistas, including the Skinner Butte, the Spencer Butte, and the Coburgh Hills, it provides residents with plenty of opportunities to enjoy the outdoors, including hiking and cycling through gorgeous woods, kayaking or rafting on nearby lakes and rivers, or simply relaxing outside on a beautiful day. Eugene usually gets excellent rankings when it comes to being a green city; it is known for its progressive, humane policies and its nurturing and preservation of the local natural environment. Eugene also has a thriving arts scene, and many welcoming neighborhoods. Even better, it has a thriving LGBTQ community where all can feel celebrated and at home. If you’re thinking of finding your next home in Eugene, chances are, you’ll find plenty about it to love!
Can’t-Miss Events in Eugene
Eugene-Springfield Pride is a can't-miss celebration that offers parades, parties, family-friendly activities, networking opportunities, and more, all to celebrate the LGBTQ community and all that it adds to the city. Typically held in August of each year, it always promises plenty of fun for all. Be sure to put it on your calendar – you won’t want to miss your chance to join in the fun!
Spectrum Queer Bar
If you love friendly crowds, a lively dance floor, great music, strong drinks, and plenty of opportunities to have fun, you’ll love Spectrum. Don’t miss your chance to dance the night away soon!
Luckey’s Club is a bar, pool hall, and live music venue. Known for having the longest-running burlesque show in Eugene, it’s always a lively, entertaining, fun spot, and should definitely be on your list for a night out in Eugene.
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