JULY 2018 EVENTS
Calendar Listing for Oregon and Southwest Washington
(Updated Regularly)

Oregon State Chili Cook-Off
July 7 - 8

It's a full day of fun for the whole family.  This event will feature World Famous Tri-Tip Sandwiches, “Great Bowls of Fire” chili eating contest, raffles, public chili tasting, Miss Chili Pepper Contest, Airlink Helicopter Demonstration, Vendors, and live music by Marty Combs & The High Desert Boys.  They'll also be introducing the inaugural Pet Parade.  The Oregon State Chili Cook-Off is from July 7 - 8 at Biig Springs Park in Bonanza.  Go to mybasin.com.




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Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts 
July 14 - September 12

In 1979, the Oregon Zoo became the first in America to host a summer concert series.  This year, Oregon’s “wildest” outdoor concert series brings you world-class artists for a night of music and nature from June 14 to September 12.  It wouldn’t be summer in Oregon without an evening of great music at the zoo!...More

Harvest Nights Car Cruise
Friday, July 20
(Southwest Washington)

The 7th Annual Harvest Nights Car Cruise, presented by Dan's Tractor, is a spectacular gathering of the community enjoying more than 400 classic and custom cars.  They'll also have a beer garden and band performing.  This closed-in cruise event is on Friday, July 20 along Main St. in Battle Ground, from 6:30 - 10 p.m.  Visit www.harvestnightscarcruise.com.  


Dory Days Festival
July 20 - 22

This is a celebration of the local dory fishing culture unique to Pacific City.  Festivities kick off with the Dory Days Parade that is scheduled to begin at 11 a.m.  The parade starts at Bob Straub State Park and works it’s way into downtown Pacific City.  Other events throughout the weekend includes live music, kids activities, fish fry and more. The Dorymen’s Association will operate a booth to answer questions from the public and a display of dory boats in the Cape parking...More 

West Linn Old Time Fair
July 20 - 22

This is West Linn's signature annual event held in beautiful Willamette Park at the confluence of the Tualatin and Willamette Rivers.  West Linn's annual Old Time Fair attracts more than 13,000 people throughout the 3-day event. The Old Time Fair includes a coronation of the Old Time Fair Queen, Old Time Baseball Game, carnival, parade, car show, musical performers, hands-on Timber experience, exhibitors, food booths, beer garden, and more...More

Cruise the Couve
Saturday, July 21
(Southwest Washington)

This is a FREE event for all that features twenty-two blocks of cruising and entertainment!  Check out local participating businesses for specials while watching more than 1,000 classic cars and hot rods cruise up and down Main Street.  There will also be entertainment, giveaways, food and more.  Cruise the Couve is on Saturday, July 21, from 11 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. along Main St. in downtown Vancouver.  Go to cruisethecouve.net