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Whether you're a Oregon local, a frequent visitor or a first-time tourist; here are just a few of the events going on across Oregon. Enjoy your stay!


Metro Portland Events

August 2014

August 9, 2014
Canines Uncorked

Get your "License to Taste" passport and visit a variety of different wineries, such as the Plum Hill Vineyard, to enjoy wine tastings and the special dog friendly activities at each location. The fun begins at 11 a.m.

August 23, 2014
5th Annual Pacific Rim Festival

Experience the culture of the Pacific Rim in this festival at SakeOne with music, food, performances, and sake. There are also events for the kiddos to enjoy. It all starts at 11 a.m.

August 2, 2014
Paws in the Grove Doggie Dash

Come on down to Lincoln Park in Forest Grove for this 1 or 2 mile doggie dash that is fun for the entire family. It all starts at 9:30 a.m.

August 16, 2014
Forest Grove Uncorked: A Wine, Microbrew, and Food Experience

It's okay to dance in the street during this event. Wander down Main Street Forest Grove and experience the end products of the many wineries, microbreweries, and restaurants in the area. The festivities begin at 4 p.m.

September 2014

September 13, 2014
Brats and Brewfest This 21 and over event is a chance for home brewers to gather and show off their work, and for you to enjoy it. Head on down to the Forest Grove Community Center at 11 a.m.
September 20, 2014
Lions Club Run/Walk for Sight 5k/2.5k

An event for everyone starting outside the Pacific University's College of Optometry. Join in on the 10k or 5k race or let your toddler participate in the Tot Trot. Walkers start at 9 a.m. and runners start at 9:15 a.m.

September 20, 2014
Annual Corn Roast- Celebrating Forest Grove Celebrate Forest Grove with live music, fun activities, and corn! It all happens on the Pacific University campus starting at 1 p.m.

September 2014

September 27, 2014

Another amazing event put on by McMenamins Grand Lodge with great music, food, and drinks. Live music starts at 1 p.m.

September 20, 2014
Sidewalk Chalk Art Fest.

Show off your sidewalk chalk art skills in Downtown Forest Grove. The art begins at 8 a.m.

October 2014

October 25, 2014
Adult Halloween Dance and Costume Contest

Ghouls and goblins welcome at this 21 and over event hosted at McMenamins Grand Lodge. Ghoulish delights begin at 7 p.m.

October 31, 2014
Trick or Treating at the Grand Lodge

Mummies, Werewolves, Vampires, and Witches are all welcome for trick-or-treating at the McMenamins Grand Lodge on Halloween. It all starts at 4:30 p.m.

November 2014

November 28, 2014
Holiday Tree Lighting, Caroling and Santa

Head to the Forest Grove Chamber of Commerce for the Tree lighting ceremony, caroling, and holiday festivities. It all starts at 6 p.m.

December 2014

December 6, 2014
Holiday Light Parade

Downtown Forest Grove will be filled with twinkling lights this night as floats lit up with Christmas lights travel through town. The fun starts at 5 p.m.

December 31, 2014
New Year's Eve Bash

Dance yourself into the New Year at McMenamins Grand Lodge. Enjoy good music, good food, and good spirits. The music starts at 8 p.m.

Columbia River Gorge Events

July 2014

July 23-26, 2014
Hood River County Fair The Hood River County Fairgrounds fill with midway games and rides, entertainment, animal shows and competitions, and, of course, great food! Gates open at noon.

September 2014

September 1, 2014
Cross Channel Swim Join this challenge of swimming a 1.1 mile section of the great Columbia River. Swimmers gather at the Visitor Center at 5:30 a.m.
September 27, 2014
Hood River Hops Fest Downtown Hood River fills with people from all over the country in town just to taste the fresh brews from 42 regional breweries. It begins at noon.

October 2014

October 17-19, 2014
Hood River Harvestfest Experience a classic harvest festival on the Hood River Waterfront filled with pumpkins, art, local produce, and wine and beer tastings. Event times vary per day.

December 2014

December 5, 2014
Hood River Holidays Kick-Off Start off your holidays in Downtown Hood River with easy shopping, a parade, and a tree lighting celebration. The festivities begin at 5 p.m.

Interstate 5 Corridor Events

July 2014

July 26, 2014
Rolf Prima Tri at the Grove This USATriathlon sanctioned race takes place at the Cottage Grove Lake. Start times vary for Olympic and Sprint distances.

September 2014

September 20, 2014
Cycle the Lakes Join in on this fun and active event starting in Bohemia Park with three different lengths to choose, 32, 67, or 102 miles. Starts times and routes vary based upon length.

Eastern Oregon Events

July 2014

July 29 - August 2, 2014
Malheur County Fair Head out to the Malheur County Fairgrounds in Ontario for great quilt and agricultural exhibits along with traditional carnival rides and games.

August 2014

August 5-9, 2014
Umatilla County Fair The Umatilla County Fairgrounds fill with live entertainment, 4-H Displays, rides, and great fair food for this annual tradition. Event times vary.
August 5-9, 2014
Farm City Pro Rodeo Four days packed with all the great rodeo activities you could think of, mutton bustin', saddle bronc riding, barrel racing, and bull riding. Event times vary.

August 2014

August 6-9, 2014
Payette County Fair & Rodeo Games, live entertainment, contests, demonstrations, and exhibits fill the Payette County Fairgrounds in New Plymouth, Idaho. Event times vary.

September 2014

September 10-13
Pendleton Round-Up This rodeo at the Pendleton Round-Up Stadium is full of events for everyone to enjoy and experience. Times vary per event.
September 27, 2014
Kris Kringle Golf Tournament Head out to the Country View Golf Course for a great day of golf. It starts at noon.

Oregon Cascades Events

August 2014

August 1-2, 2014
Cascade Lakes Relay Come on out and support these amazing athletes as they run/walk along a beautiful course through Southern and Central Oregon. Start times are staggered.

Southern Oregon Events

January 2014

Second Saturday of Each Month
Free Kids Day

Hit up the Crater Rock Museum and let the kids play in the dirt, but this time it's for education purposes! They will learn about fossils, geodes, and even dinosaurs. The museum opens at 10 a.m.

July 2014

July 24-27, 2014
Curry County Fair Come on out to The Event Center on the Beach in Gold Beach for this fun fair that takes place right next to the ocean. There will be midway games and rides, fair food, and great entertainment. Gates open at 10 a.m

August 2014

August 23, 2014
Mark Eliot Jacobs & Trombone Spend an evening at the Eden Valley Winery in Medford and enjoy a live performance by this spectacular composer. The music begins at 7:30 p.m.
August 2, 2014
3rd Annual Golf Tournament Head out to the Shield Crest Golf Course in Klamath Falls for a day of fun in the sun. Tee time is 9 a.m.

Oregon Coast Events

March 2014

Second Saturday of Each Month
Second Saturday Art Walk

On the 2nd Saturday of each month Downtown businesses stay open late providing refreshments and entertainment while displaying unique works of art. You can tell the special venues open for the event with the colorful pinwheels. It starts at 5 p.m.

May 2014

May 11 - October 12, 2014

Astoria Sunday Market Season Opens Get ready for the Sunday Market in Downtown Astoria which features local artists performing. Sundays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

June 2014

June 28 - August 31, 2014
Canoe Program Begins Canoe along the Lewis and Clark River with the Forest Ranger starting off in the Lewis and Clark National Historical Park. Times vary.

July 2014

July 10 - September 13, 2014
Shanghaied in Astoria The annual theater sensation that grips Astoria. The box office opens at 6:30 p.m.
July 30 - August 3, 2014
Clatsop County Fair Everything you love about a county fair at the Clatsop County Fairgrounds, cotton candy, rides, and games.

August 2014

August 6-10, 2014
Astoria Regatta Fest Join the locals as they celebrate the oldest American city west of the Rockies, Astoria.
August 15-17, 2014
The Saltmakers Return to Seaside Living History Head on down to the beach at Seaside and watch the Historical Interpreters make salt from the seawater.
August 22-23, 2014
Hood to Coast This 199-mile relay starts at the Timberline Lodge and goes all the way to Seaside. The relay starts at 6:30 p.m.
August 30 -September 2, 2014
Civil War Reenactment The largest Civil War reenactment in the Northwest containing full scale cavalry, infantry, and artillery. It all starts at 10 a.m.
August 23-24, 2014
Surf City Classic Car Show Lincoln city fills with beautiful classic cars from many different time periods along with food, music, and fun for everyone. Event times vary.

September 2014

September 13-14, 2014
Victorian Games At Flavel House Get away from the electronics for the afternoon and enjoy old-fashioned games outside. It starts at 11 a.m.
September 13-14, 2014
Commercial Fishermen's Fest The event where fishermen from everywhere come to Hammond Marina to mingle. Times vary.
September 20, 2014
Shanghaied Costume Ball Listen to live music and watch the crowning of Miss Vivian and Virginia. It starts at 8 p.m.
September 26-28, 2014
PAC NW Brew Cup Live music and fresh beer on tap during this festival. Times vary.

September 2014

September 27, 2014
5th Annual South Slough Scramble, Hometown Tourism Day and National Public Lands Day A fun day for everyone out-of-doors just south of Fort Clatsop.

October 2014

October 10-11, 2014
October 17-19, 2014
October 24-25, 2014

Fall Production Visit the Astor Street Opry Company to view their Fall production. It is a 7 p.m. curtain.
October 11, 2014
Home Tour- Assistance League Tour select homes through Astoria and enjoy fine food from select vendors.
October 12, 2014
Great Columbia Crossing Experience the thrill of crossing the Astoria Megler Bridge on foot. Register for times.
October 17-19, 2014
Astoria International Film Fest View, discuss, and learn more about independent films at the Liberty Theater. Times vary.
October 26, 2014
Talking Tombstones Have a graveside chat with citizens that have passed into the beyond in the Astoria graveyard. The gathering begins at 1 p.m.
October 31, 2014
Trick or Treat and Monster Bash Explore Downtown Astoria and then enjoy music and food in the Recreation Center.
October 18, 2014 - May 25, 2015
Finders Keepers Glass Floats Each year from October to Memorial Day artists hide glass floats along a stretch of public beach in Lincoln City for people to find and keep.

November 2014

November 29, 2014
Downtown Astoria Sparkles Holiday Kickoff Kickoff the holiday season with flair in Downtown Astoria. Event times vary.

December 2014

December 5-7, 2014
Starving Artist Fair Support local artists as they display their work in the Astoria Recreation Center. Times vary.
December 7-8, 2014
Nutcracker The classic Christmas ballet is performed at the Astoria High School. Times vary per performance.
December 13-30, 2014
Plum Pudding and Tea Enjoy a nice cup of tea and the traditional dessert at the Flavel House. Daily at 1 p.m.
December 15, 2014
Old Fashioned Christmas Enjoy festive music, games, and stories by Old St. Nick at the Flavel House. The festivities start at 6 p.m.

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