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COMMUNITY EVENTS

 

THURSDAY, JUNE 21

Farmers market: The McMinnville Downtown Association Farmers Market will be open from noon to 6 p.m. Thursday, June 21, on First and Cowls streets and continues Thursdays through Oct. 11. For more information, call the downtown association at 503-472-3605.

 

FRIDAY, JUNE 22

Carlton festival: Carlton Fun Days is set for Friday and Saturday, June 22 and 23, at Upper City Park. Activities include a parade, vendors, food booths, games for children, free swimming and live music. For more information, visit facebook.com/CarltonFunDays/.

Dayton celebration: Dayton Friday Nights will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Fridays through Aug. 31, in Courthouse Square Park and the downtown area. Live music, vendors, wine, dining, shopping and antique cars on Fourth Street are included in the annual series, sponsored by the Dayton Community Development Association, the city of Dayton and downtown businesses. This week’s musical performance is rock, country and folk with three part harmonies by Nancy McCann Band. For more information, visit www.daytonoregon.org/fridaynights, or contact Kelly Haverkate at 971-241-2076 or info@daytonoregon.org.

 

SATURDAY, JUNE 23

Golf fundraiser: The Yamhill County Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) program will hold its annual fundraising golf tournament, “Hit the Links Fore Children,” on Saturday, June 23, at the Michelbook Country Club, 1301 N.W. Michelbook Lane, McMinnville. Check-in begins at 11:30 a.m., followed by a shotgun start at 1 p.m. and dinner and awards at 5:30 p.m. Registration costs $90 and includes exclusive play on 18 holes, cart and range balls, dinner, prizes, a gift bag and course game and raffle. For more information, contact Nicole Myrstol at 503-434-6668 or nicolem@yccasa.org.

McMinnville relay: The annual Relay for Life fundraiser is set for noon to midnight Saturday, June 23, at the track at Patton Middle School, N.E. 19th St., McMinnville. Activities will include food vendors and entertainment. Money raised goes to the American Cancer Society to benefit cancer research and those needing services and support. For more information, visit relayforlife.org/mcminnvilleor or contact Bailie Maxwell at 971-241-3108, mcminnvillerelayforlife@gmail.com.

Art & wine: Durant Vineyards presents its third annual Art & Wine Showcase 2018 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 23, at the vineyard, 5430 N.E. Breyman Orchards Road, Dayton. Work by local artists will be on display on the lawn. For more information, contact Brenda Martinez at 503-864-2000 or Brenda@redridgefarms.com.

 

SUNDAY, JUNE 24

Garden tour: The McMinnville Garden Club’s 2018 Garden Tour and Faire is set for 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 24. The tour will be held at five private gardens in McMinnville. The sale will be held at Third and Cowls streets, McMinnville. The faire is free admission and vendors with garden themed items will be featured. The tour is $10. For more information, contact Marlene Peterson at 541-784-5089 or jessicapetersen1949@hotmail.com. 

Park picnic: The community of Ballston is holding a potluck picnic for current and former residents at 1 p.m. Sunday, June 24, at Ballston Park, at the corner of Ballston and DeJong roads. Admission is free. For more information, contact Judy Whitlow at 503-843-3381 or judywhitlow@centurylink.net.

Pancake breakfast: The Lions Club Community Breakfast is set for 7 a.m. to noon, Sunday, June 24, at the McMinnville Airport, 4000 Southeast Cirrus Ave. Breakfast is $8 for adults and $5 for children. The menu includes all you can eat pancakes. For more information, contact the Lions at 503-435-5466.

 

MONDAY, JUNE 25

Adventure camp: Outdoor Education Adventures and the Yamhill County Parks Department are sponsoring an Adventure Camp for children from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday, June 25-29, at Miller Woods Conservation Area, 15580 N.W. Orchard View Road, McMinnville. Naturalists Theresa Crain and Neyssa Hays will lead nature activities and teach kids about the plants and animals of the local watershed. Camp tuition is $55 per day or $250 for 5 days. For more information, contact Theresa Cain at 503-857-7884 or info@outdooradventures.com.

Bible school: First Presbyterian Church is sponsoring a Vacation Bible School for children who are age 4 through 5th grade from 9 a.m. to noon Monday through Friday, June 25 through 29, at the First Presbyterian Church, 390 N.E. Second St., McMinnville. The parable of the sower will be used to talk about growing healthy lives in individuals, the community and the world. There is no cost to attend. For more information or to register, visit fpc-mac.org or contact Kate Satterstrom at 503-472-6256 or kates@fpc-mac.org.

Scouting: A free Explorer Club information session is set for 6 p.m. Monday, June 25, at 3rd Street Pizza, 433 NE Third St., McMinnville. Girls ages 11-14 and their families will learn about joining a Scout BSA troop for girls. For more information, contact Shanta Frisbee at 971-413-1927 or shanta.frisbee@scouting.org.

 

THURSDAY, JUNE 28

Farmers market: The McMinnville Downtown Association Farmers Market will be open from noon to 6 p.m. Thursday, June 28, on First and Cowls streets and continues Thursdays through Oct. 11. For more information, call the downtown association at 503-472-3605.

 

FRIDAY, JUNE 29

Online game: The McMinnville Public Library is holding a Tween Roblox Party from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, June 29, at the library, 225 N.W. Adams St. The party is free and open to children ages 9 through 14. For more information, contact Kris Lutsock at 503-435-5572 or kris.lutsock@mcminnvilleoregon.gov.

Dayton celebration: Dayton Friday Nights will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Fridays through Aug. 31, in Courthouse Square Park and the downtown area. Live music, vendors, wine, dining, shopping and antique cars are part of the annual series, sponsored by the Dayton Community Development Association, the city of Dayton and downtown businesses. This week’s musical performance is patriotic big-band selections by Second Winds. For more information, visit www.daytonoregon.org/fridaynights, or contact Kelly Haverkate at 971-241-2076 or info@daytonoregon.org.

 

SUNDAY, JULY 1

Community market: A community market is set for noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, July 1, and Sunday, Aug. 5, at Commons Park, 133 Adams St., Lafayette. Admission is free to vendors and the public. The market will include food and hand made products by residents of Lafayette and nearby.  For more information, contact Amanda Ashley at 503-550-3985 or farmgoals@gmail.com.

 

TUESDAY, JULY 3

St. Paul rodeo: The 83rd Annual 4th of July Rodeo is set for July 3 through 7, at the city park in St. Paul. For more information, visit stpaulrodeo.com.

 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 4

Willamina festival: The Willamina Old-Fashioned Fourth of July Celebration is set for Wednesday July 4, in the downtown area. Festivities include an arm-wrestling competition, a 5K fun run, logging jamboree, car show, vendors and more. A parade will be held at 6 p.m. on Main Street. The fireworks show begins at dusk at the West Valley Community Campus, 266 S.E. Washington St. For more information, contact Jack Scott at 503-876-5512.

McMinnville fireworks: The “Celebrate in Mac: July 4th Spectacular” will begin at 5 p.m. Wednesday, July 4, at the Evergreen Aviation and Space Museum, 500 Northeast Captain Michael King Smith Way. The event includes food vendors, merchant booths, a farmers market, beer tent, and fireworks beginning about 9:30 p.m. Museum admission for this occasion will be $5. For more information, visit mcminnville.org/july-4th/.

 

THURSDAY, JULY 5

Farmers market: The McMinnville Downtown Association Farmers Market will be open from noon to 6 p.m. Thursday, July 5, on First and Cowls streets and continues Thursdays through Oct. 11. For more information, call the downtown association at 503-472-3605.

Music festival: “An Evening of Renaissance Lute Songs,” performed by mezzo-soprano Hannah Penn and lutenist Hideki Yamaya, is set for 7:30 p.m. Thursday, July 5, at the Black Walnut Inn and Vineyard, 9600 N.E. Worden Hill Road, Dundee. This is the first of a series of events to be held through July as part of the new Aquilon Music Festival, featuring operas, concerts, lectures and recitals. Tickets for this performance are $15 for adults and $10 for students and seniors. For the complete festival schedule, visit www.aquilonmusicfestival.org or contact Anton Belov at 917-692-4287 or aquilonmusicfestival@gmail.com.

 

FRIDAY, JULY 6

Veterans powwow: The Marcellus Northwest Memorial Veterans Powwow is set for Friday, Saturday and Sunday, July 6, 7 and 8, at the Uyxat Powwow Grounds,9600 Highway 22, Grand Ronde. For more information, facebook.com/CTGRVeteransSEB/.

Dayton celebration: Dayton Friday Nights will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Fridays through Aug. 31, in Courthouse Square Park and the downtown area. Live music, vendors, wine, dining, shopping and antique cars on Fourth Street are included in the annual series, sponsored by the Dayton Community Development Association, the city of Dayton and downtown businesses. This week’s musical performance is outlaw country and rock by Long Hard Ride. For more information, visit www.daytonoregon.org/fridaynights, or contact Kelly Haverkate at 971-241-2076 or info@daytonoregon.org.

 

SUNDAY, JULY 8

Half marathon: The 9th annual Fueled by Fine Wine Half Marathon is set for 7 a.m. Sunday, July 8, at Stoller Family Estate, 16161 N.E. McDougall Road, Dundee. Registration is $85 and includes a shirt, medal, race timer by AA Sports, Pinot Noir wine glass, and admission to the after race party which includes tastings of acclaimed Dundee Hills AVA fine wines. For more information, visit ueledbyfinewine.com/race/.

 

MONDAY, JULY 9

Adventure camp: Outdoor Education Adventures and the Yamhill County Parks Department are sponsoring an Adventure Camp for children from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday, July 9-13, at Miller Woods Conservation Area, 15580 N.W. Orchard View Road, McMinnville. Naturalists Theresa Crain and Neyssa Hays will lead nature activities and teach kids about the plants and animals of the local watershed. Camp tuition is $55 per day or $250 for 5 days. For more information, contact Theresa Cain at 503-857-7884 or info@outdooradventures.com.

Rocketry camp: The Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum is holding Rocketry Camp for children ages 9-14 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday, July 9-13, at the museum, 500 N.E. Captain Michael King Smith Way, McMinnville. Children will spend the week building, learning about and designing rockets. The camp is $250 or  $200 for members. Limited scholarships are available. For more information, visit http://www.evergreenmuseum.org/events?eventTitle=amazing-aerospace-summer-camps--1523918005—340, or call Grace Clabaugh at 503-687-2445.

 

THURSDAY, JULY 12

Farmers market: The McMinnville Downtown Association Farmers Market will be open from noon to 6 p.m. Thursday, July 12, on First and Cowls streets and continues Thursdays through Oct. 11. For more information, call the downtown association at 503-472-3605.

Plaza concerts: Country band Golden Promise will perform Thursday evening, July 12, at the U.S. Bank Plaza, 335 N.E. Third St., McMinnville. Freddie Lamb will open the show, which is part of the McMinnville Downtown Association’s Concerts on the Plaza series, held from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Thursdays through Aug. 30. For more information, call the downtown association at 503-472-3605 or visit facebook.com/mcminnvilledowntownassociation.

 

FRIDAY, JULY 13

Turkey Rama: McMinnville’s annual Turkey Rama festival is set for Friday and Saturday, July 13 and 14.

Dayton celebration: Dayton Friday Nights will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Fridays through Aug. 31, in Courthouse Square Park and the downtown area. Live music, vendors, wine, dining, shopping and antique cars on Fourth Street are included in the annual series, sponsored by the Dayton Community Development Association, the city of Dayton and downtown businesses. This week’s musical performance is an eclectic blend of rock, blues and country by The Flextones. For more information, visit www.daytonoregon.org/fridaynights, or contact Kelly Haverkate at 971-241-2076 or info@daytonoregon.org.

 

SATURDAY, JULY 14

Book sale: The McMinnville Public Library Friends of the Library is holding a book sale to raise money for the library from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, July 14, in the Carnegie Room at the library, 225 N.W. Adams St. Most books are priced for $1 or less. For more information, contact Ken Carter at 916-524-8145 or eoghnri@hotmail.com.

Lavender Festival: The 2018 Willamette Valley Lavender Festival and Plein Air Art Show is set for 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, July 14 and 15, at the Chehalem Cultural Center, 415 E. Sheridan St., Newberg. For more information, visit www.wvlavenderfestival.org. 

Pets fundraiser: The second annual Dawgs & Hogs Poker Run, a benefit for Homeward Bound Pets, will begin at 9:15 a.m. with an 8:45 a.m. check-in Saturday, July 14, at Trask Mountain Outpost, 195 W. Main St., Yamhill. The motorcycle poker run has checkpoints at Chehalem Valley Brewing in Newberg, the Carlton & Coast Tavern in Carlton and the Mac Club in McMinnville. Registration is $20 per bike, and $5 for each additional rider. For more information or to register, visit hbpets.org or call the shelter at 503-472-0341

 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 18

Space camp: The Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum is holding “Incredible Edibles in Space,” a program for children ages 7-13 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, July 18, at the museum, 500 N.E. Captain Michael King Smith Way, McMinnville. Children will learn all about the wonders of food in space as they build a solar oven. The day camp costs $50 or $40 for members. For more information, visit http://www.evergreenmuseum.org/events?eventTitle=amazing-aerospace-summer-camps--1523918005--340, or call Grace Clabaugh at 503-687-2445.

 

THURSDAY, JULY 19

Farmers market: The McMinnville Downtown Association Farmers Market will be open from noon to 6 p.m. Thursday, July 19, on First and Cowls streets and continues Thursdays through Oct. 11. For more information, call the downtown association at 503-472-3605.

Plaza concerts: Blues/country/folk picker Bart Budwig and his Amperband will perform Thursday evening, July 19, at the U.S. Bank Plaza, 335 N.E. Third St., McMinnville. The Singer and the Songwriter will open the show, which is part of the McMinnville Downtown Association’s Concerts on the Plaza series, held from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Thursdays through Aug. 30. For more information, call the downtown association at 503-472-3605 or visit facebook.com/mcminnvilledowntownassociation.

 

FRIDAY, JULY 20

Music festival: The Wildwood Music Fest and campout is set for July 20-22, at 22900 S.W. Pittman Road, Sheridan. For more information, visit www.wildwoodmusicfest.com.

Soccer camp: The See Ya Later Foundation is holding a soccer camp for first- through sixth-graders from 9 a.m. to noon Friday, July 20, and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, July 21, at Joe Dancer Park, 1450 S.E. Brooks St., McMinnville. Camp tuition is $30. Scholarships are available. For more information, contact Carmen Banke at 503-434-1730 or info@seeyalater.org. 

Dayton celebration: Dayton Friday Nights will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Fridays through Aug. 31, in Courthouse Square Park and the downtown area. Live music, vendors, wine, dining, shopping and antique cars on Fourth Street are included in the annual series, sponsored by the Dayton Community Development Association, the city of Dayton and downtown businesses. This week’s musical performance is salsa and afro-cuban rythms by Pa’Lante.  For more information, visit www.daytonoregon.org/fridaynights, or contact Kelly Haverkate at 971-241-2076 or info@daytonoregon.org.

Art walk: Downtown McMinnville businesses present “3rd Friday on 3rd Street,” an art and wine walk held from 4 to 8 p.m. on the third Friday of each month. Participants should check in at McMenamins Hotel Oregon; $10 includes five tasting tickets, a commemorative glass, a wine bag and a map. For more information, contact Linda Hayes at 503-474-7005 or e-mail artwinewalk@gmail.com.

 

MONDAY, JULY 23

Adventure camp: Outdoor Education Adventures and the Yamhill County Parks Department are sponsoring an Adventure Camp for children from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday, July 23-27, at Charles Metsker County Park, 615 E. Sixth St., McMinnville. Naturalists Theresa Crain and Neyssa Hays will lead nature activities and teach kids about the plants and animals of the local watershed. Camp tuition is $55 per day or $250 for 5 days. For more information, contact Theresa Cain at 503-857-7884 or info@outdooradventures.com.

 

THURSDAY, JULY 26

Farmers market: The McMinnville Downtown Association Farmers Market will be open from noon to 6 p.m. Thursday, July 26, on First and Cowls streets and continues Thursdays through Oct. 11. For more information, call the downtown association at 503-472-3605.

Plaza concerts: Brian Bovenizer and the New Old Stock will perform Thursday evening, July 26, at the U.S. Bank Plaza, 335 N.E. Third St., McMinnville. Val Blaha will open the show, which is part of the McMinnville Downtown Association’s Concerts on the Plaza series, held from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Thursdays through Aug. 30. For more information, call the downtown association at 503-472-3605 or visit facebook.com/mcminnvilledowntownassociation.

Newberg festival: The Newberg Old Fashioned Festival is set for Thursday through Sunday, July 26 through 29, in Newberg. For more information, visit newbergoldfashionedfestival.org or email newbergoldfashionedfestiva@gmail.com.

 

FRIDAY, JULY 27

Dayton celebration: Dayton Friday Nights will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Fridays through Aug. 31, in Courthouse Square Park and the downtown area. Live music, vendors, wine, dining, shopping and antique cars on Fourth Street are included in the annual series, sponsored by the Dayton Community Development Association, the city of Dayton and downtown businesses. This week’s musical performance is outlaw country by Copper Ridge. For more information, visit www.daytonoregon.org/fridaynights, or contact Kelly Haverkate at 971-241-2076 or info@daytonoregon.org.

IPNC: The 31st International Pinot Noir Celebration will be held from Friday, July 27, through Sunday, July 29, at Linfield College.

 

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 1

County fair: The 164th annual Yamhill County Fair and Rodeo is set for 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. Wednesday Aug. 1 through Saturday, Aug. 4, at the fairgrounds, 2070 N.E. Lafayette Ave., McMinnville. Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for children age 5 through 12, and children ages 4 and younger get free admission. Discounts are available when purchasing multi-day passes. Concert seating is $8. Carnival day passes cost $20 in advance or $30 at the fair. A free park-and-ride shuttle will be offered from Patton Middle School starting at 4 p.m. For more information, contact Lana Drew at 503-434-7524 or fair@co.yamhill.or.us, or visit www.co.yamhill.or.us.

Unsung heroes: The Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum is holding an “Unsung Heroes” event, highlighting men and women who made major contributions to aviation only to be forgotten by history, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 1, at the museum, 500 N.E. Captain Michael King Smith Way, McMinnville. Children will learn all about these men and women and then participate in the same activities they helped to invent. The day camp costs $50 or $40 for members. For more information, visit http://www.evergreenmuseum.org/events?eventTitle=amazing-aerospace-summer-camps--1523918005--340, or call Grace Clabaugh at 503-687-2445.

 

THURSDAY, AUG. 2

Farmers market: The McMinnville Downtown Association Farmers Market will be open from noon to 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 2, on First and Cowls streets and continues Thursdays through Oct. 11. For more information, call the downtown association at 503-472-3605.

Plaza concerts: Northwest Roots Rock band Cedar Teeth will perform Thursday evening, Aug. 2, at the U.S. Bank Plaza, 335 N.E. Third St., McMinnville. Bigfoot Mojo will open the show, which is part of the McMinnville Downtown Association’s Concerts on the Plaza series, held from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Thursdays through Aug. 30. For more information, call the downtown association at 503-472-3605 or visit facebook.com/mcminnvilledowntownassociation.

 

FRIDAY, AUG. 3

Dayton celebration: Dayton Friday Nights will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Fridays through Aug. 31, in Courthouse Square Park and the downtown area. Live music, vendors, wine, dining, shopping and antique cars on Fourth Street are included in the annual series, sponsored by the Dayton Community Development Association, the city of Dayton and downtown businesses. This week’s musical performance is a mix of Irish, Scottish, and old time American by Rendezvous String Band. For more information, visit www.daytonoregon.org/fridaynights, or contact Kelly Haverkate at 971-241-2076 or info@daytonoregon.org.

 

SUNDAY, AUG. 4

Golf fundraiser: The 18th annual Scott Banke Memorial Golf Tournament, Banquet and Auction is set for Saturday, Aug. 4, at the Michelbook Country Club, 1301 N.W. Michelbook Lane, McMinnville. The tournament begins at 12:15 p.m., the silent auction at 5 p.m., and the banquet and auction at 6 p.m. Player fees begin at $145. Dinner reservations are $25. For more information, visit www.seeyalater.org, or contact Carmen Banke at 503-434-1730 or info@seeyalater.org.

 

SUNDAY, AUG. 5

Community market: A community market is set for noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 5, at Common’s Park, 133 Adams St., Lafayette. Admission is free to vendors and the public. The market will include food and hand made products by residents of Lafayette and nearby.  For more information, contact Amanda Ashley at 503-550-3985 or farmgoals@gmail.com.

 

MONDAY, AUG. 6

Mars camp: The Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum will hold a “Mission to Mars” camp for children ages 12-16 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday, Aug. 6-10, at the museum, 500 N.E. Captain Michael King Smith Way, McMinnville. Children will learn to plan a mission to travel to the Red Planet. The camp costs $250 or $200 for members. Limited scholarships are available. For more information, visit http://www.evergreenmuseum.org/events?eventTitle=amazing-aerospace-summer-camps--1523918005—340, or call Grace Clabaugh at 503-687-2445.

 

THURSDAY, AUG. 9

Farmers market: The McMinnville Downtown Association Farmers Market will be open from noon to 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 9, on First and Cowls streets and continues Thursdays through Oct. 11. For more information, call the downtown association at 503-472-3605.

Plaza concerts: Rhythm and blues band The Resolectrics will perform Thursday evening, Aug. 9, at the U.S. Bank Plaza, 335 N.E. Third St., McMinnville. Weske will open the show, which is part of the McMinnville Downtown Association’s Concerts on the Plaza series, held from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Thursdays through Aug. 30. For more information, call the downtown association at 503-472-3605 or visit facebook.com/mcminnvilledowntownassociation.

 

FRIDAY, AUG. 10

Dayton celebration: Dayton Friday Nights will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Fridays through Aug. 31, in Courthouse Square Park and the downtown area. Live music, vendors, wine, dining, shopping and antique cars on Fourth Street are included in the annual series, sponsored by the Dayton Community Development Association, the city of Dayton and downtown businesses. This week’s musical performance is big-band jazz ensemble by Vintage Winds Jazz. For more information, visit www.daytonoregon.org/fridaynights, or contact Kelly Haverkate at 971-241-2076 or info@daytonoregon.org.

 

SATURDAY, AUG. 11

Air show: The annual Valley View Air Show, featuring hot air balloons and radio-controlled model planes, will be held Saturday, Aug. 11, at Valley View Retirement Village, 15600 S.W. Rock of Ages Road, southwest of McMinnville. Balloons lift off at daybreak. Other activities, including horse and wagon rides and a car show, begin at 8 a.m. The Second Winds Community Band will play at 11:30; performances by other musical groups follow at 1:30 p.m. Admission is free, but donations will be accepted. Food will be available for a charge. For more information, call 503-472-6212 or visit www.rockofagesvalleyview.com.

 

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 15

Flight camp: The Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum is holding an “All About Unmanned Flight” program for children ages 10-15 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 15, at the museum, 500 N.E. Captain Michael King Smith Way, McMinnville. Children will learn about hot air balloons, drones, rovers and more. The day camp is $50 and $40 for members. Limited scholarships are available. For more information, visit http://www.evergreenmuseum.org/events?eventTitle=amazing-aerospace-summer-camps--1523918005—340, or call Grace Clabaugh at 503-687-2445.

 

THURSDAY, AUG. 16

Farmers market: The McMinnville Downtown Association Farmers Market will be open from noon to 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 16, on First and Cowls streets and continues Thursdays through Oct. 11. For more information, call the downtown association at 503-472-3605.

Plaza concerts: Soul and rock group Dirty Revival will perform Thursday evening, Aug. 16, at the U.S. Bank Plaza, 335 N.E. Third St., McMinnville. The Satellite Blooms will open the show, which is part of the McMinnville Downtown Association’s Concerts on the Plaza series, held from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Thursdays through Aug. 30. For more information, call the downtown association at 503-472-3605 or visit facebook.com/mcminnvilledowntownassociation.

All-human circus: The Flynn Creek Circus, featuring an acrobatic show and all-human performances, is set for 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday, Aug. 16 and 17; 4 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 18; and 1 and 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 19, in the Northside Community Church lawn, 1800 Hoskins St., Newberg. Admission is $22 for adults and $11 for children. For more information and additional admission options, visit www.flynncreekcircus.com.

 

FRIDAY, AUG. 17

Contest powwow: The Grand Ronde Contest Powwow is set for Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 17, 18 and 19, at the Uyxat Powwow Grounds,9600 Highway 22, Grand Ronde. For more information, visit www.grandronde.org/culture/annual-contest-pow-wow/.

Dayton celebration: Dayton Friday Nights will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Fridays through Aug. 31, in Courthouse Square Park and the downtown area. Live music, vendors, wine, dining, shopping and antique cars on Fourth Street are included in the annual series, sponsored by the Dayton Community Development Association, the city of Dayton and downtown businesses. This week’s musical performance is rockin’ blues by The Bartolotti Brothers. For more information, visit www.daytonoregon.org/fridaynights, or contact Kelly Haverkate at 971-241-2076 or info@daytonoregon.org.

 

SATURDAY, AUG. 18

Harvest fest: The Yamhill County Historical Society will hold its annual old-time Harvest Fest, featuring antique farming equipment and demonstrations, vendors, music, food and children’s activities, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 18 and 19, at 11275 S.W. Durham Lane, McMinnville. Admission is $8 for adults and free for children younger than 12. For more information, contact Raylinda Price at 503-472-2842 or events@yamhillcountyhistory.org.

 

MONDAY, AUG. 20

Adventure camp: Outdoor Education Adventures and the Yamhill County Parks Department are sponsoring an Adventure Camp for children from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday, Aug. 20-24, at Charles Metsker County Park, 615 E. Sixth St., McMinnville. Naturalists Theresa Crain and Neyssa Hays will lead nature activities and teach kids about the plants and animals of the local watershed. Camp tuition is $55 per day or $250 for 5 days. For more information, contact Theresa Cain at 503-857-7884 or info@outdooradventures.com.

 

THURSDAY, AUG. 23

Farmers market: The McMinnville Downtown Association Farmers Market will be open from noon to 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 23, on First and Cowls streets and continues Thursdays through Oct. 11. For more information, call the downtown association at 503-472-3605.

Plaza concerts: Folk band Scratchdog Stringband will perform Thursday evening, Aug. 23, at the U.S. Bank Plaza, 335 N.E. Third St., McMinnville. Bootleg Jam will open the show, which is part of the McMinnville Downtown Association’s Concerts on the Plaza series, held from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Thursdays through Aug. 30. For more information, call the downtown association at 503-472-3605 or visit facebook.com/mcminnvilledowntownassociation.

 

FRIDAY, AUG. 24

Wine country weekend: The “Bounty of Yamhill County” will be held on Friday and Saturday, August 24 and 25. Food and wine, hiking, yoga, hot air ballooning and horseback riding will be featured during the weekend-long fundraising event for the Yamhill Enrichment Society. Kicking off the festivities is a Winemaker Chill & Grill, with Remy Wines with Nick’s Italian Café and Adelsheim Vineyard with Recipe, Part Deux, from 7 to 9:30 p.m. For more information, call 503-883-9654 or visit bountyofyamhillcounty.com.

Dayton celebration: Dayton Friday Nights will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Fridays through Aug. 31, in Courthouse Square Park and the downtown area. Live music, vendors, wine, dining, shopping and antique cars on Fourth Street are included in the annual series, sponsored by the Dayton Community Development Association, the city of Dayton and downtown businesses. This week’s musical performance is a mix of originals and standards from bluegrass, folk and American music by Kathy Boyd and Phoenix Rising. For more information, visit www.daytonoregon.org/fridaynights, or contact Kelly Haverkate at 971-241-2076 or info@daytonoregon.org.

 

FRIDAY, AUG. 24

Classic cars: The McMinnville Dragging the Gut Festival is set for Friday and Saturday, Aug. 24 and 25, throughout downtown McMinnville. For more information, visit www.draggingthegut.com.

Wine country weekend: Food and wine, hiking, yoga, hot air ballooning and horseback riding will be featured during the weekend-long “Bounty of Yamhill County,” a fundraising event for the Yamhill Enrichment Society. Kicking off the festivities are two Winemaker Chill & Grill events, with Remy Wines and Nick’s Italian Café, and Adelsheim Vineyard with Recipe, Part Deux, from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 24. Cost is $75. For more information, visit www.bountyofyamhillcounty.com.

 

MONDAY, AUG. 27

Espionage camp: The Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum is holding “Espionage Camp” for children ages 7-12 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday, Aug. 27-31, at the museum, 500 N.E. Captain Michael King Smith Way, McMinnville. Children will learn the history of espionage, from how the first war plane was used as a spy plane to cracking secret codes using math. The camp costs $250 or $200 for members. Limited scholarships are available. For more information, visit http://www.evergreenmuseum.org/events?eventTitle=amazing-aerospace-summer-camps--1523918005—340, or call Grace Clabaugh at 503-687-2445.

 

THURSDAY, AUG. 30

Farmers market: The McMinnville Downtown Association Farmers Market will be open from noon to 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 30, on First and Cowls streets and continues Thursdays through Oct. 11. For more information, call the downtown association at 503-472-3605.

Plaza concerts: Electric blues group The Ben Rice Band will perform Thursday evening, Aug. 30, at the U.S. Bank Plaza, 335 N.E. Third St., McMinnville. Lauren Sheehan will open the show, which is the final show of this season’s McMinnville Downtown Association’s Concerts on the Plaza series. For more information, call the downtown association at 503-472-3605 or visit facebook.com/mcminnvilledowntownassociation.

 

FRIDAY, AUG. 31

Dayton celebration: The last Dayton Friday Nights event of the year will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 31, in Courthouse Square Park and the downtown area. Live music, vendors, wine, dining, shopping and antique cars on Fourth Street are included in the annual series, sponsored by the Dayton Community Development Association, the city of Dayton and downtown businesses. This week’s musical performance is Louisiana zydeco from the Pacific Northwest by New Iberians. For more information, visit www.daytonoregon.org/fridaynights, or contact Kelly Haverkate at 971-241-2076 or info@daytonoregon.org.

Music festival: The sixth annual Walnut City Music Festival takes place from 5 to 11 p.m. Friday, Aug. 31, and 1:30 to 11 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 1, at the Lower City Park, McMinnville. Friday’s musicians are Bootleg Jam, McDougall, The Mondegreens, Kuinka, The Stone Foxes. Saturday’s musicians are Manitoba Road Crew, Sarah Parson (of Lower 48), Scratchdog Stringband, Erisy Watt, Ben Rice, Ivory Deville, Marty O'Reilly & The Old Soul Orchestra, The Helio Sequence. Local wines and non-alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase. No outside food and drinks; bring water bottles to fill at the filling station free of charge. No pets. Tickets cost $20-$30; children under 12, free. For more information, call 503-857-6494 or visit www.walnutcitymusicfest.org.

 

SATURDAY, SEPT. 1

Half marathon: The Oregon Wine Country Half Marathon and Race Expo is set for Friday and Saturday, Sept. 1 and 2, in downtown Carlton. The expo is set from noon to 5 p.m. Friday and the race begins at 7 a.m. Saturday. For more information, visit www.motivrunning.com/oregon-wine-country-halfmarathon/or email oregonwinecountryhalf@motivsports.com.

 

THURSDAY, SEPT. 6

Farmers market: The McMinnville Downtown Association Farmers Market will be open from noon to 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 6, on First and Cowls streets and continues Thursdays through Oct. 11. For more information, call the downtown association at 503-472-3605.

 

FRIDAY, SEPT. 7

Community theater: Gallery Theater in McMinnville presents “Footloose” at 7:30 p.m.  Friday and Saturday, Sept. 7 and 8, with a Sunday matinee at 3 p.m. Sept. 9, at 210 N.E. Ford St., McMinnville. The show will continue each weekend through Sept. 29. General admission is $18, or $15 for students and seniors. For more information, call the theater at 503-472-2227 or visit www.gallerytheater.org.

 

SATURDAY, SEPT. 8

Book sale: The McMinnville Public Library Friends of the Library is holding a book sale to raise money for the library from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, in the Carnegie Room at the library, 225 N.W. Adams St. Most books are priced for $1 or less. For more information, contact Ken Carter at 916-524-8145 or eoghnri@hotmail.com.

Crush festival: Carlton Crush is set for 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, in Lower Wennerberg Park, 1003 W. Grant St. The festival includes a grape stomping team competition, vendors and artists market. For more information, visit www.carltoncrush.com or call Terry McIntyre at 971-237-1045. 

 

SUNDAY, SEPT. 9

Vintage baseball: The Yamhill County Historical Society is holding its annual Vintage Base Ball event at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 9, at 11275 S.W. Durham Lane, McMinnville. Admission is free. For more information, contact Dave Rucker at 503-472-2842 or drucker@hotmail.com.

 

THURSDAY, SEPT. 13

Farmers market: The McMinnville Downtown Association Farmers Market will be open from noon to 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 13, on First and Cowls streets and continues Thursdays through Oct. 11. For more information, call the downtown association at 503-472-3605.

 

FRIDAY, SEPT. 14

Community theater: Gallery Theater in McMinnville presents “Footloose” at 7:30 p.m.  Friday and Saturday, Sept. 14 and 15, with a Sunday matinee at 3 p.m. Sept. 16, at 210 N.E. Ford St., McMinnville. The show will continue each weekend through Sept. 29. General admission is $18, or $15 for students and seniors. For more information, call the theater at 503-472-2227 or visit www.gallerytheater.org.

 

SATURDAY, SEPT. 15

Quilt show: The Yamhill Valley Heritage Center is hosting “Treasures in the Attic” from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 15, at the center, 11275 S.W. Durham Lane, McMinnville. More than 120 quilts will be on display, along with items from vintage and collectible vendors and a vintage market. The event includes an appraisal fair; there is a $5 fee requested for each appraisal. There will be live music and food. Admission is $5. For more information, contact Raylinda Price at 503-472-2842.

 

THURSDAY, SEPT. 20

Farmers market: The McMinnville Downtown Association Farmers Market will be open from noon to 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 20, on First and Cowls streets and continues Thursdays through Oct. 11. For more information, call the downtown association at 503-472-3605.

 

FRIDAY, SEPT. 21

Community theater: Gallery Theater in McMinnville presents “Footloose” at 7:30 p.m.  Friday and Saturday, Sept. 21 and 22, with a Sunday matinee at 3 p.m. Sept. 23, at 210 N.E. Ford St., McMinnville. The show will continue each weekend through Sept. 29. General admission is $18, or $15 for students and seniors. For more information, call the theater at 503-472-2227 or visit www.gallerytheater.org.

 

THURSDAY, SEPT. 27

Farmers market: The McMinnville Downtown Association Farmers Market will be open from noon to 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, on First and Cowls streets and continues Thursdays through Oct. 11. For more information, call the downtown association at 503-472-3605.

 

FRIDAY, SEPT. 28

Community theater: Gallery Theater in McMinnville presents the season’s final performance of “Footloose” at 7:30 p.m.  Friday and Saturday, Sept. 28 and 29, at 210 N.E. Ford St., McMinnville. General admission is $18, or $15 for students and seniors. For more information, call the theater at 503-472-2227 or visit www.gallerytheater.org.

 

THURSDAY, OCT. 4

Farmers market: The McMinnville Downtown Association Farmers Market will be open from noon to 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 4, on First and Cowls streets and continues Thursdays through Oct. 11. For more information, call the downtown association at 503-472-3605.

 

THURSDAY, OCT. 11

Farmers market: The final day of this season’s McMinnville Downtown Association Farmers Market will be open from noon to 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 4, on First and Cowls streets. For more information, call the downtown association at 503-472-3605.

 

FRIDAY, OCT. 12

Community theater: Gallery Theater in McMinnville presents “The God Game” at 7:30 p.m.  Friday and Saturday, Oct. 12 and 13, with a Sunday matinee at 3 p.m. Oct. 14, at 210 N.E. Ford St., McMinnville. The show will continue each weekend through Nov. 3. General admission is $18, or $15 for students and seniors. For more information, call the theater at 503-472-2227 or visit www.gallerytheater.org.

 

FRIDAY, OCT. 19

Community theater: Gallery Theater in McMinnville presents “The God Game” at 7:30 p.m.  Friday and Saturday, Oct. 19 and 20, with a Sunday matinee at 3 p.m. Oct. 21, at 210 N.E. Ford St., McMinnville. The show will continue each weekend through Nov. 3. General admission is $18, or $15 for students and seniors. For more information, call the theater at 503-472-2227 or visit www.gallerytheater.org.

 

FRIDAY, OCT. 26

Community theater: Gallery Theater in McMinnville presents “The God Game” at 7:30 p.m.  Friday and Saturday, Oct. 26 and 27, with a Sunday matinee at 3 p.m. Oct. 28, at 210 N.E. Ford St., McMinnville. The show will continue each weekend through Nov. 3. General admission is $18, or $15 for students and seniors. For more information, call the theater at 503-472-2227 or visit www.gallerytheater.org.

 

SATURDAY, OCT. 27

Halloween tour: The Yamhill Valley Heritage Center is hosting “A Night at the Museum: Halloween Tour” from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, at the center, 11275 S.W. Durham Lane, McMinnville. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Admission is $5 for each car. For more information, contact Raylinda Price at 503-472-2842.

 

FRIDAY, NOV. 2

Community theater: Gallery Theater in McMinnville presents the season’s final performance of “The God Game” at 7:30 p.m.  Friday and Saturday, Nov. 2 and 3, at 210 N.E. Ford St., McMinnville. General admission is $18, or $15 for students and seniors. For more information, call the theater at 503-472-2227 or visit www.gallerytheater.org.

 

SATURDAY, NOV. 10

Book sale: The McMinnville Public Library Friends of the Library is holding a book sale to raise money for the library from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, in the Carnegie Room at the library, 225 N.W. Adams St. Most books are priced for $1 or less. For more information, contact Ken Carter at 916-524-8145 or eoghnri@hotmail.com.

 

FRIDAY, NOV. 9

Veterans display: The Yamhill County Historical Society will present a special Veterans Day display from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 9 and 10, at the Yamhill Valley Heritage Center, 11275 S.W. Durham Lane, McMinnville. The exhibit will honor the veterans of Yamhill County and will feature veterans’ memorabilia, antique vehicles and agricultural machine display. Admission is free and open to the public. Donations are accepted. For more information, call Raylinda Price at 503-472-2842, or e-mail events@yamhillcountyhistory.org.

 

SATURDAY, DEC. 1

Holiday bazaar: The Yamhill Valley Heritage Center is hosting its 9th annual Handmade Holidays Bazaar from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 1 and 2, at the heritage center, 11275 S.W. Durham Lane, McMinnville. There will be over 50 vendors and local artist will be displaying their handmade items, a silent auction, music and food. Admission is free with a food donation to benefit YCAP. Donations to the heritage center are also accepted. For more information, call Raylinda Price at 503-472-2842.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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