Just minutes southwest of the city of Portland, TIGARD is a family-oriented community, blending the amenities of a modern city with the friendliness and community of a small town.
If it's a downtown feel you are looking for, try Main Streets' quaint shops, coffee bars and restaurants. While if a serious shopping trip is needed, hit Washington Square, with it's more than 70 specialty stores and restaurants just minutes away.
From mid-May through October sample the fresh local produce, plants and baked goods at the farmer's market or check out a variety of community festivals and cultural events throughout the year. Tigard also boasts of an excellent public library, providing not only a good book but many programs and activities.
Or for those who favor outdoor recreation, Tigard is loaded with opportunities for activity including several public and private golf courses, city parks, outdoor tennis courts, bike and pedestrian paths. Located along the banks of the Tualatin River, the 79-acre Cook Park is the largest of 7 neighborhood and community parks. While Summerlake Park and Fanno Creek Park are unique havens to waterfowl and wildlife in the middle of the busy suburban community.