I hope you all had an amazing holiday weekend!
4th of July has never been all that big of a deal in my life I suppose, we never had many traditions to celebrate growing up. This year was a little different, this year was a chance to take a road trip to see some beautiful small town traditions.
A dear friend invited me on a weekend getaway to her hometown of Lincoln City, OR. It is about a 2 hour drive from Portland. I got the chance to spend a couple of days enjoying the small towns of the Oregon Coast and the darling little 4th of July activities that came along with them.
Friday afternoon was spent in Glendon Beach, where we shopped some handmade crafts and watched a cute DIY parade that the town puts on every year. Instead of the fancy million dollar floats you might see at big parades, this charming little town encourages anyone and everyone to participate with classic cars, costumes, dance routines, etc. It was a really sweet tradition that I was lucky to be able to check out.
The rest of my weekend was spent relaxing, yard saling, and enjoying the beautiful views of the coast.
How was your holiday weekend?