APRIL EVENTS
Calendar Listing for Oregon and Southwest Washington
(Updated Regularly)

The 10th Annual Newberg Camellia Festival & Run/Walk
Saturday, April 7

This FREE, full day festival starts with a 5k and 10k run/walk coordinated by Chehalem Parks and Rec., and features performances throughout the day by groups such as UNIT SOUZOU, Lee's Golden Dragon Lion and Dragon Dance Association, and Oregon Koto-Kai. Vendors from around the region sell food, crafts and jewelry connected to Pan-Asian culture.  The Forecourt Tent features demonstrations and hands-on art-activities for kids.  Historic city tours will give visitors a look at Newberg's favorite historic sites.  The festival is also host to the Oregon Camellia Society's bloom show, highlighting the official Newberg city flower and its Asian origins.  Plant sales will run throughout the festival, offering gardeners an opportunity to purchase unique plants and garden art. There's something for all ages and interests!  The annual event is on Saturday, April 7 at the Chehalem Cultural Center: 415 E. Sheridan in Newberg.  Call (503) 487-6883 and go to www.newbergcamelliafestival.com.




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July 14 - September 12

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Astoria Regatta
August 9 - 13

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2nd Annual Whitewinds Wild West
August 11 - 12 & 18 - 19

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Clackamas County Fair & Canby Rodeo
August 14 - 18

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Willamette Country Music Festival
August 16 - 19

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