OrangeCounty.Net click for home page
Visitor Center
Fun Zne
Great Outdoors
Art & Music
Shop & Dine
Health & Beauty
Oregon Living
Real Estate

Site Map


Oregon Summer Events

June - July - August
Winter Events Spring Events
Fall Events
Upcoming Events


June Events

Portland Rose Festival
May -June

Oregon’s premier civic celebration, has been a Northwest tradition for over 199 years. This unique festival bursts into bloom each spring to celebrate the City of Roses with events, excitement and entertainment for all ages. Some of the events include Grand Floral Parade, The Waterfront Village, Festival of Bands and The Arts Festival.

Various Events throughout Portland
Events Calendar

(503) 227-2681

Wallowa Valley Festival of Arts
June 5, 6, 7, 2015
Joseph - Eastern Oregon

A juried fine art show with displays of original art in a variety of media - painting, drawing, photography sculpture, jewelry, ceramics, fiber. Artists from anywhere are welcome to participate.

Joseph Community Center
Joseph, Or

(541) 426-4622

America's Global Village Festival
First Saturday in June

June 6, 2015
11:00 -4:00 pm

Ontario - Eastern Oregon

This festival celebrates the authentic cultural villages - African, Basque, German, Hawaiian, Japanese, Mexican, Native American, Pioneer and Scottish. Each village features food, arts and crafts, cultural demonstrations and free youth activities. The main stage will highlight cultural entertainment throughout the day. Upon entering the park, visitors will be given a souvenir passport. With each visit to the villages, the passport will be stamped. When children have a full passport, they will receive a free prize. Adults who turn in a complete survey will have a chance to win a prize.

Lions Park

(541) 889-8012

Scandinavian Midsummer Festival
June 19-21, 2015


Three days of Scandanavian traditions. Dancing, music, food, trolls and colorful costumes that will bring the old country heritage to life.

Allstate Festival of Balloons in Tigard
June 26-28, 2015
Tigard - Portland, Metro

2014 events will include the annual carnival, exhibitors, great food, 5K run at twilight, youth soccer tournament, fun zone, Festival of Cars, rib eating contest, local beer and of course (weather permitting!) morning hot air balloon launches.

Cook Park
17005 SW 92nd Avenue
Tigard, OR

Bach Festival
June 25-July 12, 2015
Eugene - Willamette Valley

Featuring two weeks of choral-orchestral concerts centering on the music and wide-ranging influence of J.S. Bach. Set amid the lush forests and scenic rivers of Eugene and the Willamette Valley, the festival also includes chamber music, family events, and educational programs in "a musical enterprise virtually without equal in America.

Various Venues


Summer Kite Festival
Lincoln City - The Coast
June 27-28, 2015

If you have the right kite and know how to do it, you can fly kites indoors without wind---and have great fun even if the weather outside is frightful! So everyone can enjoy this great sport, Lincoln City is bringing expert indoor kite fliers from Washington and California to demonstrate the art and teach kids of all ages how to soar without wind.

center of Lincoln City, at the D-River Wayside

Lincoln City Visitor & Convention Bureau
800-452-2151 or 541-996-1274

Rogue River Lodge Outdoor Concert
Saturdays, starting in June
Trail - Southern Oregon

The Lodge features live performances from some of Rogue Valley’s most popular musical and stage artists starting with Clint Ingbretson kicking off the season with Elvis! Please check our website calendar for a detailed information regarding performances.

Rogue River Lodge
24904 Highway 62
Trail, OR

Call (541) 878-2555 for more information.

back to top


July Events

Sandy Mountain Festival
July 11 & 12, 2015
Sandy - The Gorge

Come enjoy the artists and music found every July in Sandy's Meinig Memorial Park. Over 150 artisans show their wares while entertainment is provided on two stages. Enjoy a mouthwatering treat from one of over 20 food booths manned by our local nonprofit organizations.

Meinig Park
Sandy, OR


July 17 - 19, 2015
Eastern Oregon

The Tamkaliks Celebration (formerly Wallowa Band Descendants Friendship Feast & Pow Wow) is a celebration and recognition of the continuing Nez Perce presence in the Wallowa Valley. Festivities and dancing at the Homeland Project Site near Wallowa. Dance competitions, friendship feast. All are welcome to come watch and participate.

Race Across Oregon
July 18, 2015
Starts and ends in The Dalles

Competitors climb over 40,000 in their 515 mile campaign to the finish line at the Columbia River in The Dalles about 30 hours later.

Divisions included in the race are: Male/Female Soloist; Tandem; 2 or 4 Person teams; and 8 person Corporate teams.

Lavender Daze
July 18 & 19, 2015
Hood River - The Gorge

Live Bands, local artisans and food vendors, crafts, local wines, fun for the kids, & thousands of Certified Organic Lavender plants in bloom & available for U-PICK. Bigger & Better than ever!

Hood River Lavender Farm
3801 Straight Hill Road
Hood River, OR


Chief Joseph Days Rodeo
July 21 - 26, 2015
Joseph - Eastern Oregon

Exciting entertainment for the whole family. PRCA-sanctioned rodeos, Indian encampment, dance competition and a carnival turn Joseph into one big celebration! Chief Joseph Days has been voted one of the top small outdoor rodeos nationally, and it attracts major contenders to all of it's rodeo events, as well as top stock contractors, bullfighters, clowns and specialty acts.

(541) 432-1015

Jackson County Fair
July 22 - 26, 2015
Central Point - Southern Oregon

Flying dog shows, magic, clown acts, wild animals and even pig races highlight the entertainment offered at the 2015 Jackson County Fair. Exhibits, big name entertainment including Briana Renea, and an amusement carnival are also found at this annual fair in beautiful Southern Oregon.

More than 30 live concerts will be spread out over the 6 days. All music is included free with admission.

Jackson County Fairgrounds
1 Peninger Road
Central Point, Oregon

Oregon Brewer's Festival
July 22 - 26, 2015

North America's largest gathering of independent brewers. This grassroots event has developed a reputation as being one of the finest craft beer festivals in the world. Pouring more than 80 different craft beers from around the country during the four-day event. There is no judging at this event, rather, it is an opportunity for beer lovers to enjoy handcrafted products from some of the nation's finest breweries.

Tom McCall Waterfront Park
Portland, Oregon

Lane County Fair
July 22-26, 2015
Eugene - Willamette Valley

One of the largest county fairs in the Northwest attracting more than 165,000 visitors over a six-day period in mid-August. It is among the most successful county fairs in the Pacific Northwest, blending a unique combination of urban and rural appeal. Top name entertainers representing Country, Classic Rock and Pop music genres perform nightly.

From the exhibition area showcasing the county’s finest homegrown talent to the popular carnival midway and free Kids Park, the Lane County Fair is a place where memories are truly made.

Lane Events Center / Fairgrounds
796 West 13th Avenue
Eugene, OR 97402


Deschutes County Fair & Rodeo
July 29 through August 2, 2015
Redmond, Oregon

Get ready for five days of fun, great food, great vendors and entertainment. This year's County Fair will give you more for your money!

2015 concert line up include America & Joe Nichols

Deschutes County Fair Expo Center
Redmond, Oregon


back to top


August Events

Britt Classical Festival
Starts August 4, 2015

Britt Festivals is the Pacific Northwest's premiere outdoor summer performing arts festival. Located in the historic 1850s gold rush town of Jacksonville, Oregon (USA), Britt presents dozens of summer concerts, featuring world-class artists in classical music, dance, jazz, blues, folk, bluegrass, world, pop and country music.

ArtBurst Northwest
August 1-2, 2015
Portland Metro Area

Held annually, the Artburst Northwest festival (formally known as the West Linn Arts Festival), has a wide variety of artwork from approximately 100 top artists. In addition, the festival has great music and entertainment, food and drinks, all designed to welcome art lovers and enthusiast.

Marylhurst University on Hwy 43 between Lake Oswego and West Linn

Flashback "Cruz"
August 7-9, 2015
Bend - Central Oregon

Open to all '74 and older classic cars. Event will include a Friday pre-cruz in at North Baxter Auto Parts, Saturday Show ‘n’ Shine in Drake Park (on the grass), and a designated closed “cruz” in downtown Bend. Baxter Auto Parts along with Auto Value Stores, will sponsor the Friday and Saturday night bands. This year the bands will be playing in Drake Park and Downtown Bend on Minnesota Street.

Bronze, Blues & Brews
August 7-8, 2015
Joseph - Eastern Oregon

Bronze Blues & Brews is dedicated to bringing the best in Regional & National blues music to Wallowa County.

They also are instrumental in supporting the local youth by providing grant money to arts & music programs in Wallowa County.

City Park
Joseph, OR

The Bite of Oregon
August 7-9, 2015

A celebration of Oregon, its food, its people and its extraordinary quality of life. Come join the fun at the best summer party on the Portland waterfront! Chefs on stage, entertainment, food, wine and beer.

Waterfrond Park


Umatilla County Fair
August 11-15, 2015
Hermiston, Eastern Oregon

Held during the first full week of August. Entertainment is a big part of the fair with live entertainment on the main stage each evening, and numerous local acts and talent throughout the grounds during the day. The fair also features a carnival, livestock barns, parade, open class exhibits. 4-H & FFA, over 110 commercial exhibits and lots of great food concessions.

World of Wine Festival
August 17-23, 2015
Jacksonville - Southern Oregon

The World of Wine (WOW) Festival is Southern Oregon's premier wine showcase, with at least 53 wineries participating this year! In addition to the Wine Competition, the festival features numerous wine sensory classes for all levels of wine aficionados, as well as special wine dinners. The festival culminates in the Grand Tasting, which provides attendees the opportunity to sample all of the award winning wines and enjoy fabulous food and music as well, all in a beautiful historic setting in Jacksonville, Oregon.

Bigham Knoll
525 Bigham Knoll (525 E Street)
Jacksonville, Oregon

Klamath Tribes Restoration Celebration
August 21, 2015
Chiloquin - Southern Oregon

Celebrate the anniversary of the 'Restoration' of federal recognition for the Klamath tribes. Rodeo, fun run, powwow, parade food & much more! All events are open to the public.

Chiloquin High School & Chiloquin Rodeo Grounds
Chiloquin, Oregon

Northwest Art & Air Festival
August 21-23, 2015
Albany - Willamette Valley

Whether you're on the ground or in the air, this unique award winning three day event offers fun activities for the whole family.

Activities include balloon launches, Night Glow Laser Show, Kids Art Village, car show, food, live entertainment

Timber Linn Park
Albany, Oregon

Blackberry Arts Festival
August 22-23, 2015
Coos Bay - The Coast

Thousands of people fill the downtown area to seek out all things blackberry. From jams and jellies to baked goods, candy and wine, it’s all about the blackberry. The festival is a host to many artisans with their handmade arts and goods.

Central Avenue, Hwy 101 west to 5th street
Coos Bay, Ore

(541) 269-5312

Oregon State Fair
August 28 - September 7, 2015
Salem - Willamette Valley

Started in the late nineteenth century, the State Fair has become an Oregon family tradition. Families come from all over the state to take in great shows, rides, culinary delights, and animal and agricultural exhibits. Fair attendees will be able to see over 26,000 exhibits in livestock, home arts and hobbies, show horses, fine art, photography, professional wine, homebrew beer, small animals, including poultry, rabbits, doves, pigeons and guinea pigs, plus 4-H and FFA animals and events.

State Fair & Expo
Salem, Oregon


High Desert Rendezvous
Saturday, August 29, 2015
5:00pm to 9:00pm
Bend - Central Oregon

Wonderful western BBQ, mouth-watering desserts and hosted bars. Wildlife encounters and living history personalities will also be on hand! Bid at live and silent auctions for Western art, one-of-a-kind pieces for your home, jewelry and fabulous adventures and vacations specially created for this event. Proceeds benefit the Museum's renowned educational programs for our region.

The High Desert Museum
59800 South Hwy 97
Bend, OR 97702

High Desert Celtic Festival & Highland Games
Redmond - Central Oregon

Scottish Highland Games, Southern Oregon Scottish Bagpipe Band, Bend Scottish Fiddlers, Chuck Christopher - story-teller, High Desert Celtic Country Dancers, Kitchen Ceilidh - acapella singers in the Scottish Gaelic, The SCA (Society for Creative Anachronism) - battle demonstrations, A Scottish Heart - Scottish and Irish music group, Children's Activities, Vendors of Fine Celtic Wares, Clan Representation, Festival Pub, food and fun!

Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center
3800 SW Airport Way
Redmond, Oregon

back to top - Premier listings for all of Oregon.
Featuring Summer Events in the State of Oregon



Home - Visitor Center - Art & Music - Fun Zone - Real Estate - Great Outdoors - Oregon Living - Shop & Dine - Business - Education - Health & Beauty - Disclaimer

Site Owned and Operated by Purpose Media
For info on ad rates call 1.877.443.1323 or

© Copyright 2005 & Purpose Media.
No unauthorized duplication without written consent. Copyright violations are prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.