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Format: 2016-05-28
Format: 2016-05-28
Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 8:00am - Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 8:00am

May 26 8 a.m.-6 p.m.; May 27 8 a.m.-8 p.m. and May 28 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Hundreds of antique trucks to view and "awe" over. Alex Debogorski, the original Ice Road Trucker, signing autographs all 3 days. Concessions, local crafts/food, interactive children's area, truck related apparel/accessories of all kinds. Adult single day ticket $10, children 15 and under are free.
Oregon State Fair & Expo Center
2330 17th St. NE  
Salem, OR 97303
816-777-5595
www.aths.org

Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 9:00am - Monday, May 30, 2016 - 6:00pm

Stroll the 10-acres of Iris bloom. Sat-Mon: Art Fair. Gift shop, coffee and food, picnic area, wine, craft beer and liqueur tasting. Chicken BBQ and live music on Monday. Free admission. Free parking. Family friendly.
Schreiner’s Iris Gardens
3625 Quinaby Rd. NE
Salem, OR 9703
503-393-3232 or 800-525-2367
www.schreinersgardens.com/bloom-season

Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

Celebrate this 3-day weekend with amazing art, excellent wine, a local micro-brew, artisan liqueurs, and so much more! How to Dig & Divide Iris Demonstration, free, 1-1:30 p.m.
Schreiner’s Iris Gardens
3625 Quinaby Rd. NE
Salem, OR 9703
503-393-3232 or 800-525-2367
www.schreinersgardens.com/bloom-season

Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 10:00am

May 7-June 25. As we view the Earth from a greater distance, the more abstracted our perspective. Inspired by these concepts, Michael Boonstra creates invented landscapes that examine our aerial perspective through drawing, video and photography. Gallery Hours: Tue-Fri, 10 am-5 pm, Sat-Sun, noon-5, Mon, Closed.
Bush Barn Art Center
600 Mission St. SE
503-581-2228
www.SalemArt.org

Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 11:00am - Monday, May 30, 2016 - 5:00pm

We will be tasting through our newly released whites along with our limited pinot noirs, paired with light nibbles. Relax on our patio with a view and take a peek in our wine cave.
Illahe Vineyards and Winery
3275 Ballard Rd.
Dallas, OR 97338
503-831-1248
www.illahevineyards.com

Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 11:00am - Monday, May 30, 2016 - 5:00pm

Coelho Estate & Zeitoun Pinot noir Release. Barrel Tasting with the Winemaker. Enjoy Portuguese family hospitality. Taste Rosé, Pinot Gris, Pinot noir, Portuguese Red Blend and port-style wine. Enjoy Gourmet cheese and nibbles. Choice of two flights $15 each.
Coelho Winery 
111 5th St.
503-835-9305
www.coelhowinery.com

Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 11:00am - Monday, May 30, 2016 - 5:00pm

Enjoy the beautiful ambiance of Cherry Hill Winery and Vineyard while celebrating the release of our 2014 Pinot Noirs and 2015 Blanc de Pinot Noir. Hors d'oeuvres. $10 waived with purchase of wine.
Cherry Hill Winery
7867 Crowley Rd.
Rickreall, OR 97371
503-623-7867
www.cherryhillwinery.com

Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 11:00am - Monday, May 30, 2016 - 5:00pm

Join us for wine & barrel tasting, delicious food, and our incredible view. Tri-tip sandwiches, salmon paté, cheeses and more. Meet the winemaker and barrel taste a future release. 
Redhawk Vineyard & Winery
2995 Michigan City Lane NW
Salem, OR 97301
503-362-1596
www.redhawkwine.com

Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 11:00am - Monday, May 30, 2016 - 5:00pm

Memorial Weekend Open House. Hors d'oeuvres. Tasting fee $10 applied to wine purchase.
Cherry Hill Winery Tasting Room
7867 Crowley Rd.
Rickreall, OR 97371
503-623-7867
www.cherryhillwinery.com

Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 12:00pm - Monday, May 30, 2016 - 5:00pm

14 Wines to choose from. See airliewinery.com for daily entertainment lineup. Food for purchase.$10 includes: 5 tastes and a wine glass or bring your own Airlie Wine glass and get in for $5 (our commitment to sustainability).
Airlie Winery
15305 Dunn Forest Road
Monmouth, OR 97361
503-838-6013
airliewinery.com

Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 12:00pm - Monday, May 30, 2016 - 12:00pm

Various wineries in the Willamette Valley 
Enjoy wine tasting at area wineries. Venues and times vary.
503-581-4325 or 800-874-7012

Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 12:00pm - 5:00pm

May 7-June 25. The photographs in Rich Bergeman’s Newly Exposed were created with a homemade wooden cigar box camera. Bergeman explores the central Oregon coast in search of quiet scenes that most wouldn’t think deserve a second look. Gallery Hours: Tue.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sat.-Sun., noon-5 p.m.; Mon.-Closed. Free admission.
Bush Barn Art Center
600 Mission St. SE
Salem, OR 97301
503-581-2228
www.SalemArt.org

Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 12:00pm - Monday, May 30, 2016 - 6:00pm

Join us to celebrate Memorial Day Weekend, Cuban Style! Enjoy wine tasting, live Latin music, Salsa dancing & lessons, and Cuban tapas. Fun for the whole family.
Cubanisimo Vineyards
1754 Best Rd. NW
Salem, OR 97304
503-588-1763
www.cubanisimovineyards.com

Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Inspired by concepts from an abstracted view brought forth by major advancements in satellite and space technology, Michael Boonstra creates invented landscapes that examine our aerial perspective through drawing and photography. Gallery Hours: Tue.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sat.-Sun., noon-5 p.m.; Mon.-Closed. Free adission.
Bush Barn Art Center
600 Mission St. SE
Salem, OR 97301
503-581-2228
www.SalemArt.org

Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Chloe Raymond and Totem Shriver both create abstract woodcarvings highlighting juxtaposition created by geometric forms against the organic qualities of wood, providing a beautiful experience that will last for all time in someone’s mind. Gallery Hours: Tue.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sat.-Sun., noon-5 p.m.; Mon.-Closed. Free admission.
Bush Barn Art Center
600 Mission St. SE
Salem, OR 97301
503-581-2228
www.SalemArt.org

Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 1:00pm

This program offers children a relaxing, non-threatening way to improve their reading skills. Visiting dogs and cats have been trained and certified as therapy animals by Paws for Love and are mellow and friendly. 
Children's Room, Salem Public Library
585 Liberty St. SE
Salem, OR 97301
503-588-6088
www.salemlibrary.org

Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 3:00pm - 4:45pm

Cherry Hill Winery joyfully invites you to create a handmade wooden sign for your home, office, or business,  and enjoy a delightful glass of wine with Jen McCarroll of Mavella Designs. $50, $40 for designated drivers.
Cherry Hill Winery
7867 Crowley Rd.
Rickreall, OR 97371
503-623-7867
Mavelladesigns.wix.com/home

Monday, May 30, 2016 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm

April 18 - July 18. The Pop Rocks Program is geared towards young, aspiring and beginning students ages 6 to 11 with less than six months of musical and/or instrument experience. Pop Rock students will explore music in a comfortable environment. Tuition: $615.
RiverCity Rock Star Academy
2769 19th Street SE
Salem, OR 97302 
503-689-8372
www.rcrockstaracademy.com/poprocks

Monday, May 30, 2016 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

April 18-July 18. The RiverCity Renegade Program is for all adults 18 years of age and older of all musical abilities. This program is a performance program geared towards adults learning songs and performing as a group. $615.
RiverCity Rock Star Academy
2769 19th St. SE
Salem, OR 97302
503-689-8372
www.rcrockstaracademy.com/adult

Tuesday, May 31, 2016 - 11:00am - 5:00pm

Come visit River Gallery this May for our "Oregon in Bloom" show. The opening night is set for Friday, May 6th, from 6-8 p.m., but the great art will be there every day this month. Tuesday-Saturday 11 a.m.-5 p.m. free admission.
River Gallery on the riverfront
184 S. Main
Independence, OR 97351
503-838-6171
www.rivergalleryart.com

Tuesday, May 31, 2016 - 5:30pm - 8:30pm

April 19-July 19. This 12-week Rockers Program is for teens ages 12-18 with a foundation on instruments including guitar, bass, keys, drums and vocals. Intermediate to advanced students will learn technique exercises and theory, plus gain practical knowledge. $850.
RiverCity Rock Star Academy
2769 19th St. SE 
503-689-8372
www.rcrockstaracademy.com/rivercityrockers

Tuesday, May 31, 2016 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Weekly Irish & Celtic dance class. Lively forms of social dance similar to contra and square dancing. Great fun; excellent exercise; no partner or experience is necessary. Bring comfortable shoes and water. $5 per class. Tuesdays, ongoing.
VFW Hall
630 Hood St. NE
Salem, OR 97301
503-383-9297
www.ceiliofthevalley.org

Friday, June 3, 2016 - 8:00am - 12:00pm

Display of plein air paintings by 7 of Oregon's fine artists: Eric Jacobsen, Erik Sandgren, Jim Shull, Celeste Bergin, Carol Hansen, Ulan Moore, Helen Bouchard. Opening reception 6-8 p.m. Friday, June 3rd. 
Silverton Art Association Borland Gallery
303 Coolidge St.
Silverton, OR 97381
503-873-6728
www.silvertonarts.org

Friday, June 3, 2016 - 11:00am - 5:00pm

Corvallis artists, Tamera Greiter and Jerri Bartholomew, are featured in our May window. Working in glass and metal, each artist brings her own unique heritage and world view to their art.
River Gallery
184 S Main
Independence, OR 97351
503-838-6171
www.rivergalleryart.com

Friday, June 3, 2016 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Your child can shine this summer in dance class. Come learn about classes, meet our instructors, and tour the studio. Our Open House is the perfect time to register your little dancer for summer classes.
Starr Studios Salem School of Dance LLC
2290 Commercial St. SE Suite 130
Salem, OR 978301
503-581-7103
www.starrstudiossalem.com/all-classes.php

Friday, June 3, 2016 - 7:30pm

Remarkable trumpeter/composer Sean Jones was deeply influenced by his immersion in Gospel music in church as a youth and heavily impacted by jazz greats, Jones has carved out a powerful place in the jazz world. Tickets: $25 in advance, $28 at door and $11 for students.
Rice Auditorium
Western Oregon University
Monmouth, OR 97361
503-838-8333
www.smithfinearts.org

Saturday, June 4, 2016 - 10:00am - 7:00pm

Celebrate with us for our annual birthday party. Free event for all ages. $1 rides all day. Complimentary birthday cake & ice cream (starting noon, while supplies last). Chalk art contest, door prizes.
Salem's Riverfront Carousel
101 Front St. NE
Salem, OR 97301
5035400374
www.salemcarousel.org

Saturday, June 4, 2016 - 10:00am

May 7-June 25. As we view the Earth from a greater distance, the more abstracted our perspective. Inspired by these concepts, Michael Boonstra creates invented landscapes that examine our aerial perspective through drawing, video and photography. Gallery Hours: Tue-Fri, 10 am-5 pm, Sat-Sun, noon-5, Mon, Closed.
Bush Barn Art Center
600 Mission St. SE
503-581-2228
www.SalemArt.org

Saturday, June 4, 2016 - 12:00pm - 5:00pm

May 7-June 25. The photographs in Rich Bergeman’s Newly Exposed were created with a homemade wooden cigar box camera. Bergeman explores the central Oregon coast in search of quiet scenes that most wouldn’t think deserve a second look. Gallery Hours: Tue.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sat.-Sun., noon-5 p.m.; Mon.-Closed. Free admission.
Bush Barn Art Center
600 Mission St. SE
Salem, OR 97301
503-581-2228
www.SalemArt.org

Saturday, June 4, 2016 - 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Inspired by concepts from an abstracted view brought forth by major advancements in satellite and space technology, Michael Boonstra creates invented landscapes that examine our aerial perspective through drawing and photography. Gallery Hours: Tue.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sat.-Sun., noon-5 p.m.; Mon.-Closed. Free adission.
Bush Barn Art Center
600 Mission St. SE
Salem, OR 97301
503-581-2228
www.SalemArt.org

Saturday, June 4, 2016 - 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Chloe Raymond and Totem Shriver both create abstract woodcarvings highlighting juxtaposition created by geometric forms against the organic qualities of wood, providing a beautiful experience that will last for all time in someone’s mind. Gallery Hours: Tue.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sat.-Sun., noon-5 p.m.; Mon.-Closed. Free admission.
Bush Barn Art Center
600 Mission St. SE
Salem, OR 97301
503-581-2228
www.SalemArt.org

Saturday, June 4, 2016 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Horses of Hope provides equine therapy for people with physical, emotional, & behavioral challenges.  Please join us for our Triple Crown Party & Auction on June 4th 2016. Donations will benefit our programs & participants. $75.00/person.
Horses of Hope
2895 Cloverdale Dr. SE 
Turner, OR 97392
www.horsesofhopeoregon.org