If you’re looking to get escape the woods for the day, Ashland is a great option. Ashland is only 32 miles drive from Lakewoods Village and is home to the gorgeous Lithia Park. Spend some time at the park and then do a little shopping at the nearby stores. Ashland is also home to the Oregon Shakespeare Festival (http://www.osfashland.org). They offer beautiful plays in both outdoor and indoor theaters. Visit their website to view play times.