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15 things to do this weekend!

August 3, 2018

1. The Steam Up - Brooks, Oregon
Aug 4 &5, 2018
Daily Admission: $12 per person
(12 and under: free)
Weekend Pass: $20
Trolley Rides: $5 (Age: 13+); $3 (Ages: 4-12)
free (Ages: 1-3)
www.antiquepowerland.com/html/steam-up.html


2. Summer Fest Mineral, Fossil & Gem Show - Hillsboro, Oregon
Sunday, August 4-5, 2018.
The hours are 10 AM – 5 PM.
Admission is $6 for everyone ages 5 and up!
https://ricenorthwestmuseum.org/2018/06/14/rice-museums-summer-fest-august-4-5-2018/


3. Obon Japanese festival - Portland, Oregon
Saturday August 4, 2018 - 3pm - 9pm
Obonfest commemorates ancestors with Obon dance, lanterns, children’s booths, Japanese food, beer, and sake at Oregon Buddhist Temple.
Free entry.
https://www.pdx-obon.com/



4. August First Friday Downtown Lebanon
Aug 3, 2018 - 6pm-9pm
August First Friday is going to be all about the Carnival. There will be a Dunk Tank, Photo Booth, Live Music in Strawberry Plaza, DJ, Tie Dye event, Sidewalk sales, Food and other vendors in the Grant Street parking lot plus carnival games throughout downtown businesses! Bring your family and enjoy what Lebanon Downtown has to offer!
https://www.facebook.com/events/1743172169112111/

5. River Rhythms - Albany, Oregon
Aug 2, 2018
Featuring B.J. Thomas
free blanket seating opens at 5:30 (first come first serve)
https://www.cityofalbany.net/departments/parks-and-recreation/events/river-rhythms


6. Woodburn Fiesta Mexicana - Woodburn, Oregon
FRIDAY, AUGUST 3, 2018 - 10:00AM TO SUNDAY, AUGUST 5, 2018 - 11:00PM
Delicious food, amazing entertainment, Queen & Court coronation, parade, classic cars and soccer tournament at the 55th annual Woodburn Fiesta Mexicana. The City of Woodburn is honored to continue the tradition by hosting this family friendly celebration of Hispanic culture.
Woodburn Legion Park
www.facebook.com/WoodburnFiestaMexicana


7. Hoopla - Salem, Oregon
SATURDAY, AUGUST 4, 2018 - 6:30AM TO SUNDAY, AUGUST 5, 2018 - 4:00PM
The premier 3 on 3 basketball event in Oregon and the 2nd largest in the United States. Play in the tournament or come watch upwards of 1,000 teams compete.
www.oregonhoopla.com


8. Paws for the Cause - Stayton, Oregon
SATURDAY, AUGUST 4, 2018 - 10:00AM TO 4:00PM
Stayton Veterinary Hospital is very pleased to be hosting our 4th annual dog wash and canned food drive. Free dog wash with an item of non-perishable food. On-site food truck, kid-friendly activities, raffle baskets and more.
www.facebook.com/events/161496057858610/




9. Family Building Blocks Riverfront Family Fest - Salem, Oregon
SATURDAY, AUGUST 4, 2018 - 10:00AM TO 2:00PM

Salem’s Riverfront Park comes to life with Family Building Blocks hosting its annual festival. Kids and parents will learn about health and safety, neighborhood connections & will enjoy 60 child friendly booths.
www.facebook.com/events/1937094079643791/


10. Shrek the musical jr. performances - Salem, Oregon
JULY 28, 2018 - AUGUST 5, 2018
7:30PM performances with matinees on Sunday
Teen Youth Camp Performance. “Once upon a time, in a far away swamp, there lived an ogre named Shrek. Shrek tries to win Fiona’s love and vanquish Lord Farquaad, but a fairytale wouldn't be complete without a few twists and turns along the way."
$8.
www.enlightenedtheatrics.org/ticket


11. Movies in Riverfront Park: Coco - Salem, Oregon
SATURDAY, AUGUST 4, 2018 - 8:00PM
Family-friendly movies are played under the stars on a 24-foot screen at the Riverfront Park Amphitheater. Movies begin at dusk.
Salem's Riverfront Park
200 Water St. NE
Salem, OR 97301
503-588-6261
www.salemmoviesinthepark.com


12. Albany Mid Summer Arts Festival - Albany, Oregon
August 4, 2018 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Midsummer Arts event line-up will feature a collection of hands-on activities, workshops, demonstrations, and mini-performances, all in the shade of Monteith Riverpark. Lots of faces will be painted, several people will learn a new dance routine or how to play improv games, and we’ll fill the park with kids in paper hats, swinging cardboard swords….and who knows what else might happen! (Check out the gallery of pics below for highlights from last year’s festival.)
Call 541-979-9840 for more information
www.midsummerarts.org


13. Movies at Monteith “Wonder Woman” - Albany, Oregon
August 3, 2018 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm
The general seating area opens at 8 am. The blanket area opens at 5:30 pm
Call 541-928-2469 for more information, www.albanydowntown.com

 

14. Oregon Aviatiion historical fly-in - Cottage Grove, Oregon
Aug 3, 2018
a weekend of history in action!! AND BIPLANE RIDES!!!
Pancake breakfast Sat 8/4, 8-11am
$5 Adults- Kids Free with adult purchase
Pancakes, Sausage, Eggs & OJ or Coffee
Biplane rides available all weekend- $75 per person
https://oregonaviation.org/events/40th-annual-jim-wright-memorial-stearman-fly-in/


15. 20th Annual Big Truck Day - Beaverton, Oregon
August 4, 2018 at 10 AM - 2 PM
There is something exciting about big trucks, especially when the kiddos can climb aboard, honk the horn and kick the tires in a parking lot full of big rigs.
Suggested donation at door: $5 per child
2018 Big Truck Day Waiver: https://bit.ly/2EEsFmv
The Big Truck Day Family Access pass costs $50, will be available for a limited time and only while supplies last!
Get your Family Access Pass here: https://bit.ly/2qqUidR
www.thprd.org/events/big-truck-day


 

 

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