More than just trees.
BEATLES TRIBUTE - DINNER & DANCE
Mar
25
5:30 PM17:30

BEATLES TRIBUTE - DINNER & DANCE

Enjoy British food and Beatle music performed by The Love Band and a choral group. We're transforming the Selma Center into a Swinging London Club! The band will have you singing along and up and dancing as they rock the house with Beatles songs. Local beer and wine for purchase.

Advance ticket is $27/person. Tickets go on sale Jan. 16 at Umpqua Bank (Cave Junction) and by phone: (541) 592-6222 or by email: artscouncil199@gmail.com.

(Only 150 tickets will be sold. If any tickets are left on March 25, admission is $30 at the door.)

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PEAR BLOSSOM FESTIVAL PARADE
Apr
7
11:00 AM11:00

PEAR BLOSSOM FESTIVAL PARADE

The Pear Blossom Parade has grown from 20 wagons and youngsters in the first event to today’s 150 entries with 4000 participants and 25-30,000 enthusiasts lining the parade route.  The Pear Blossom is a pillar in our community emphasizing family values, commitment and pride in our Rogue Valley.  Scholarships for area high school senior girls have been a hallmark of the Festival Association since 1991.

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FREE URBAN FOREST CARNIVAL
May
12
8:00 AM08:00

FREE URBAN FOREST CARNIVAL

From a tiny seed to a giant redwood, from the days of logging with steam engines and horses to helicopters and spiderlifts. Witness feats of strength and daring, professionals pushing the limits of human endurance, holding our future in their hands. See the best tree climbers on the west coast competing in three gravity-defying dimensions 100 feet in the air! Test your mettle on a crosscut saw, scream down the zipline, travel to another dimension on the arbor elevator, and picture yourself up in an aerial lift truck! From the ground up, find out what it takes to create the future. Experience the evolution of our urban forest! The world premiere of the Urban Forest Carnival is coming to: Hawthorne Park, May 12, 2018

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ART IN BLOOM
May
12
to May 13

ART IN BLOOM

Art in Bloom 2017 will be held on May 12th from 10 to 5 and May 13th from 11 to 4.

Join us for a Mother’s Day Weekend celebration of fine art, seasonal flowers, wine and food tasting, and delicious refreshments. 
Now in its 15th year, Art in Bloom is a spectacular springtime festival showcasing fine artists from the west coast. The event features live entertainment, art and floral workshops for adults, children’s art activities,cash awards for artists, and more!

ART IN BLOOM

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SOUTHERN OREGON CRAFT BREW FEST
Jun
10
12:00 PM12:00

SOUTHERN OREGON CRAFT BREW FEST

Southern Oregon's premier craft brew festival takes place on June 10th, 2017 at Pear Blossom Park (the park block of the The Commons Medford in downtown). For 2017: Over 25 breweries and food by Fired Up Food Truck, LLCPeruvian PointWok Star Food Truck & All Smoked Out BBQ. The festival is pairing up this year as a Subaru Drive Safe Event.

This year the festival is brought to you by Southern Oregon Subaru andBeerworks Medford.

$20 gets you admission, festival pint glass, 8 tasting tickets, and 8 hours of fun.

GET YOUR TICKETS HERE

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MCKEE COVERED BRIDGE CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION
Jun
10
11:00 AM11:00

MCKEE COVERED BRIDGE CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION

Live Music
11am-1pm - Old Time Fiddlers
1-2pm - Cowboy poet and balladeer Butch Martin and singer/songwriter Christina Lynn Martin
2-3pm - Cowboy hillbilly poet Merle Ming will hit the stage and fill in the blank space with local wit.

Car Show, Vendors, Food Vendors and More for the whole family!

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ASHLAND AIRPORT DAY
Jun
3
8:00 PM20:00

ASHLAND AIRPORT DAY

Opportunities to sit inside planes, ride in planes, fly in helicopters!
• SmokeJumpers
• Skydivers
• Kids Activities (Scienceworks, Bouncy Houses and More)
• FOOD TRUCKS! 
• Radio Controlled Plane Exhibition
• Flying Drones
• Custom Cars
• Airplanes & Jets Up-Close
• Helicopter Rescue Demonstrations
Ashland Municipal Airport, 403 Dead Indian Memorial Road, Ashland Oregon

For more information: Contact Skinner Aviation at 541.482.7675 orwww.brimaviation.com

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BREWS, BLUEGRASS & BBQ
Jun
3
12:00 PM12:00

BREWS, BLUEGRASS & BBQ

Bringing together the best of the Rogue Valley's craft brewers and artisan meats in a down-on-the-farm celebration of our local flavor.

rews, Bluegrass & BBQ is part of Thrive's mission to bring together community members and locally-owned, independent businesses to create a more socially, environmentally, and financially sustainable economy in the Rogue Valley.

"New this year are some great educational workshops to tap into the local flavor of the Rogue Valley,"says Thrive Director Wendy Siporen. "Bring a blanket or a lawn chair and stay the day with the best Rogue Valley food, brews and music!"

 Beer-tasting Admission

$15 in advance / $20 at the door (limited)

Admission includes commemorative pint glass and five beer-tasting tickets.

 Music-only Admission

$12 in advance / $15 at the door

Admission for wine drinkers and for youth 17-20.

Child's Admission

Children 16 and under are free and do not require tickets.

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SOUTHERN OREGON GRAPE FAIR
Jun
3
12:00 PM12:00

SOUTHERN OREGON GRAPE FAIR

Grape, WinGrape, Wine and Art Festival ~  Join us for vendor booths, live entertainment, arts & crafts, food & beverage, wine tasting and a Bike Chata Bike RIde and Art Festival ~  Join us for vendor booths, live entertainment, arts & crafts, food & beverage, wine tasting and a Bike Chata Bike Ride.

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CANYONVILLE JAZZ FESTIVAL
Jun
3
11:00 AM11:00

CANYONVILLE JAZZ FESTIVAL

The Canyonville Jazz Festival is an educational opportunity for residents of Canyonville and surrounding communities to experience various forms of jazz music from small combo to big band, including a 10 piece vocal jazz group.

Visit us on Facebook at “Canyonville Jazz Festival”

11:00 AM Jo Lane Jazz Band
Directed by Nathan Irby
11:30 AM Fremont Jazz Band
Directed by Ross Hansen
12:00 Noon Moment's Notice
Jazz Quartet at its finest
1:00 PM Umpqua Singers
Directed by Jason Heald
2:00 PM Rogue Gold Big Band
Directed by Dave Hegdahl
3:00 PM Rogue Dixie Band
Directed by Dave Hegdahl
4:00 PM Big Horn Jazz Band
Directed by Nathan Irby

Food & Beverages available for purchase by
Morningstar Coffee House

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LINK RIVER FESTIVAL
Jun
3
10:00 AM10:00

LINK RIVER FESTIVAL

The trail and festival is open to the public, and all ages are encouraged to attend.  It is a walking event, taking place on the west side Link River Trail. (Approximately 1.5 miles each direction.)  There will be presenters, music, vendors and food along the trail.  Should you wish to walk only one direction, free shuttles will be available.

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GRANTS PAS BALLOON & KITE FESTIVAL
Jun
2
to Jun 4

GRANTS PAS BALLOON & KITE FESTIVAL

  • Grants Pass South Middle School (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Grants Pass launches it's Balloon & Kite Festival with a spectacular aerial show that features morning balloon flights, a 10,000 sf American Flag kite (bit.ly/megaflag), colorful giant kites in special shapes, food vendors and other kid-friendly activities, music and entertainment for all ages. It's the Southern Oregon community event of 2017 you won’t want to miss!

Friday 6/2 - Day One

6:30 am Balloon Launch
8:30 pm Balloon Night Glow

Saturday 6/3 - Day Two

6:30 am Balloon Launch
8:00 am Balloon Tethering
11:00 am MegaFlag and Kites
8:30 pm Balloon Night Glow

Sunday 6/4 - Day Three

6:30 am Balloon Launch
8:00 am Balloon Tethering
11:00 am MegaFlag and Kites

Balloons launch from South Middle School. No charge to attend. All other activities take place off Upper River Road, across from the Food Bank. See below for a map of the location. Parking is $5 per vehicle. Tethered balloon rides are $10 per person.

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MEDFORD BEER WEEK
Jun
1
to Jun 10

MEDFORD BEER WEEK

  • Medford, Oregon United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

A city wide celebration of the craft beer industry, focused on local and regional craft beers. Not only do we have world class beers being brewed locally and regionally, Medford also has top-notch establishments – both restaurants and bars – that understand the importance of quality beer, and who are committed and care about the beer and food they serve. There is no better way to showcase this passion than to celebrate it for an entire week.

FULL EVENT SCHEDULE

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TROON VINEYARD MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND
May
27
to May 28

TROON VINEYARD MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

Chef Josh Autry will be cooking your Memorial Weekend Picnic at Troon! Burgers, Hot Dogs, Panini Bar!  Plus, come relax both days 12p-4p to the sounds of Brothers Reed, enjoy authentic vietnamese food from Nguyen Street Food Truck, and Big Air Productions will be providing us a Bounce House for the kiddos!

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ROCK THE CHETCO at THE AZALEA FESTIVAL IN BROOKINGS
May
26
4:00 PM16:00

ROCK THE CHETCO at THE AZALEA FESTIVAL IN BROOKINGS

Previously known as “Party at the Port”, ROCK THE CHETCO is an all-inclusive community event providing music, food, beverage, fun & games for the entire community in cooperation with the City of Brookings & the Azalea Festival. Memorial weekend 5pm Fri through 5 pm Sun. Live music, local artisan crafts, Family fun on the Boardwalk, brewing demo, triathalon, cardboard boat races, games and coastal beers and food.

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BOATNIK IN GRANTS PASS
May
25
to May 29

BOATNIK IN GRANTS PASS

Since 1959, The Grants Pass Active Club has held Boatnik every Memorial Day weekend along the Rogue River in Grants Pass, Or...egon. For more than 50 years families have enjoyed this five day event that supports the children and youth programs of the communities of Southern Oregon.

The carnival begins Thursday afternoon at 1:00 and runs till midnight each night through Monday at 8:00. Located in Riverside park are featured rides for all ages. On the lower level is the main carnival rides and booths. The upper section, closer to park st., features kiddie rides to create a safer age appropriate atmosphere.

BOATNIK

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CHILDREN'S HERITAGE FAIR
May
20
11:00 AM11:00

CHILDREN'S HERITAGE FAIR

Watch, learn, and participate as history comes to life at historic Hanley Farm. Enjoy hands-on homesteading crafts, meet heritage breed animals, and play old-fashioned games. Across the farm you will find interactive heritage-themed demonstrations, including pottery on the wheel, butter churning, spinning and weaving, wheat grinding, faux cow “milking”, sack races, and more!

$8 / $5 SOHS Members & Children Under 6

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NEW HORIZON COUNTRY FAIR
May
20
10:00 AM10:00

NEW HORIZON COUNTRY FAIR

  • 1909 Homedale Road Klamath Falls, OR, 97603 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Come enjoy Carnival games, Live Entertainment, an Amazing Concession Stand, Local Vendors and Artisans, A sack race, pie eating contest and much, much, more! Fun for the whole family. Only $1 entry 3 years and under free! Wristbands for unlimited games are available for $20. All proceeds go to New Horizon Christian School's outdoor school fund.

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WOOD HOUSE FARM FESTIVAL IN EAGLE POINT
May
20
to May 21

WOOD HOUSE FARM FESTIVAL IN EAGLE POINT

Musicians, craft vendors, food vendors and more. Please come out and help support this iconic Southern Oregon Landmark.

The Wood House Farm Festival is open on Saturday May 20th from 9am to 5pm and again on Sunday May 21st from 9am to 4pm including house tours.

Gate entrance $2 adults | $1.50 for seniors | $1.50 children 7-12 | children under 7 FREE

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WHALE OF A WINE FESTIVAL IN GOLD BEACH
May
19
to May 20

WHALE OF A WINE FESTIVAL IN GOLD BEACH

  • Event Center on the Beach (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This two-day event, scheduled for May 19 and 20 promises to be the event of the year.  One you won’t want to miss.   You may need all that time to fully experience everything the venue has to offer.  Come early and take your time visiting with each winery representative. They all have fascinating histories and stories to tell.  After tasting, grab your favorite glass of wine or brew and browse through the many vendors sharing with you their talent in their products offered by some of the finest artists in the region.

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EAGLE POINT VINTAGE FAIRE
May
13
10:00 AM10:00

EAGLE POINT VINTAGE FAIRE

 

The Vintage Faire will occupy Royal Ave stretching from the Butte Creek Mill.  Old Time Fiddlers, Blacksmith, Steam Engines, Pie Baking Contest, Civil War Reenactors, Antique Tractor Club, Trolley Rides to Town, Musicians, Wine Tasting, Kids Zone, Over 75 Vendors and MORE!!

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THE LITTLE WOODY ROGUE VALLEY
May
12
to May 13

THE LITTLE WOODY ROGUE VALLEY

HOURS:
Friday May 12: 5-10pm (VIP early entry 4pm)
Saturday April 23: noon-10pm (21 & under from 12pm-6pm)

Celebrating all things fermented, The Little Woody -Rogue Valley will return to Harry David Field, home of the Medford Rogues baseball club, on May 12 and 13, 2017. 

The Little Woody Barrel Aged Beer and Whiskey Festival will celebrate craft wood-aged beers from across the Northwest, along with small-batch American rye whiskeys and bourbons, barrel-aged ciders, during the third annual festival May 12-13, 2017. 

Well-known for its barrel-aged beer selection, the Little Woody also features several stellar ciders in its tasting lineup. In celebration of the growth of the local and regional cider scene, there will be several barrel-aged cideries including Atlas Cider Co., Reverend Nat’s Hard Cider, Oregon Mead & Cider, Tumalo Cider Co and Wildcraft Cider Co. 

To commemorate one of Oregon’s hallmarks—craft beer—and lend a nod to the historic techniques used by brewers with oaken casks, The Little Woody will once again feature small-batch beers aged in wood barrels by top Northwest breweries including BaseCamp Brewing Co., Fort George Brewery, Deschutes Brewery, Ninkasi Brewing, GoodLife Brewing, Hop Valley Brewing Co., 10 Barrel Brewing, Lagunitas Brewing Co., Mazama Brewing, Oakshire Brewing, Rogue Brewing, Standing Stone Brewing Co., Three Creeks Brewing, Wild Ride, Wolf Tree and Worthy Brewing as well as first time participants Ordinance and Riverbend Brewing. The 2017 Little Woody will also feature tastings of small-batch American rye whiskeys and bourbons, live music and local food vendors. 

Tickets are now available online.

Basic Entry: $12 ($15 at gate): Includes glass
Tasting package: $15 ($20 at gate): Includes glass and 6 tokens
VIP package includes: $30 ($35 at gate): T-Shirt, Early Admission, Special VIP Tasting Glass, and 8 tokens
Designated Driver: $5
Tokens will apply to beer, cider & whiskey (tastes cost 1-3 tokens each).

Under 21 entry is allowed Saturday May 13th from 12pm-6pm. All under 21 and/or DD's will receive special wristbands stating they are non-participating attendees and the hours allowed at the event.

**The event is currently looking for volunteers to help with pouring & set-up throughout the weekend. If you are interested in volunteering, please go to our volunteer page.**

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MAIFEST at FRAU KEMMLING SCHOOLHAUS BREWHAUS
May
7
12:00 PM12:00

MAIFEST at FRAU KEMMLING SCHOOLHAUS BREWHAUS

The best block party around! Live music starts at 12:30. Jumphouse and other activities for the kids! Brats on the grill and pouring Maibock all day. (Rain or shine!) Proceeds support JHS, dedicated to the restoration of Jacksonville's Children's Museum.

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