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Marion or Polk Counties

  • Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 9:00am to Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - 6:00pm
    Repeats every week until Fri Mar 24 2017.
    Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 9:00am to Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - 6:00pm

    Festival: March 1-May 1. Stroll through 30 acres of beautiful tulips. Wine tasting from Wooden Shoe's own vineyard, fresh picked tulips, flower displays, Wooden Shoe gardens, a great selection of food and our world class gift shop. Admission charged.
    Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm
    33814 S. Meridian Road
    Woodburn, OR 97071
    503-634-2243 or 800-711-2006
    www.woodenshoe.com

  • Vintage Weekend
    Friday, April 20, 2018 - 3:00pm to Sunday, April 22, 2018 - 3:00pm
    Friday, April 20, 2018 - 3:00pm to Sunday, April 22, 2018 - 3:00pm

    The Independence Downtown Association is hosting its first Vintage Weekend. There will be a Vintage Trailer Rally in the park, an Antique Market on C Street, a private Ghost Walk, and more.
    Downtown Independence
    278 South Main St.
    Independence, OR 97351
    503-917-1902

  • Salem Saturday Market
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 -
    9:00am to 3:00pm
    Repeats every week every Saturday until Sat Oct 27 2018.
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 -
    9:00am to 3:00pm

    Fresh, local fruits, vegetables, meats, cheeses and baked goods, flowers, plants, arts & crafts, foods and free parking. Live music in the summer months. Come explore, discover, and experience local growers and artisans.
    Summer & Marion St. Lot
    865 Marion St. NE
    Salem, OR 97301
    503-585-8264
    www.salemsaturdaymarket.com

    Downtown Salem
  • Plant Sale
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 -
    10:00am to 7:00pm
    Repeats every day until Sat Apr 21 2018.
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 -
    10:00am to 7:00pm

    FOBG's 35th Annual Spring Plant Sale at Riverfront Park Pavilion in Salem.April 20, 10 am-7 pm; April 21, 10 am-4 pm. Growers on site with helpful advice on their wide variety of plants including organic herbs and vegetable starts.
    Riverfront Park Pavilion and North Meadow
    Front Street/Union Street
    Salem, OR 97301
    503-588-2410
    www.friendsofbushgardens.org

  • Earth Day
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 -
    10:00am to 4:00pm
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 -
    10:00am to 4:00pm

    Enjoy educational exhibits, musical performances, food vendors, and more at the 19th Annual Earth Day. Free admission, parking $5.
    The Oregon Garden
    879 W Main St.
    Silverton, OR 97381
    503-874-8100
    www.oregongarden.org/earth-day

     

  • Cherry City Comic Con
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 10:00am
    Repeats every day until Sun Apr 22 2018.
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 10:00am

    Salem's first nerd fest featuring talent from the worlds of illustration, writing, science and acting. $25 Sat., $20 Sun, $35 weekend pass.
    Oregon State Fairgrounds
    2330 17th St. NE
    Salem, OR 97301
    www.cherrycitycomiccon.com

  • Earth Day Plant Sale
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 -
    10:00am to 4:00pm
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 -
    10:00am to 4:00pm

    Celebrate Earth Day with us. Various plants will be for sale like flowers, veggies, and herbs. There will be a seed planting activity, so that you can take home a little start of your own.
    Pringle Creek Community
    3911 Village Center Dr. SE
    Salem, OR 97302
    503-315-1055
    www.pringlecreek.com

  • Earth Day Celebration
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 -
    11:00am to 5:00pm
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 -
    11:00am to 5:00pm

    Join Illahe for a special Earth Day celebration, with new wine releases ($20 tasting fee), guided tours of the vineyard (departing at 12 pm, 2 pm, and 4 pm) and a live-plant terrarium-making station.
    Illahe Vineyards
    3275 Ballard Rd.
    Dallas, OR 97338
    503-831-1248

  • Champoeg History Cache
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 -
    12:00pm to 1:30pm
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 -
    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    This presentation will address the original Champooick Village, its Kalapuyan inhabitants, and their cultural economy on the banks of the Willamette River. 
    Champoeg State Heritage Area
    8239 Champoeg Rd. NE
    St. Paul, 97137
    503-678-1251
    www.oregonstateparks.org/

  • Gaiety Hollow Open Gardens
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 -
    1:00pm to 4:00pm
    Repeats every month on April, May, June, July, August on the third Saturday until Sat Aug 18 2018.
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 -
    1:00pm to 4:00pm

    Visitors are invited to enjoy Elizabeth Lord and Edith Schryver's historic gardens at their leisure. $5 admission.
    Gaiety Hollow
    545 Mission St.
    Salem, OR 97301
    503-838-0257
    www.lordandschryverconservancy.com

  • Poetry Open Mic
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 -
    1:00pm to 3:00pm
    Repeats every week every Saturday until Sat Apr 21 2018.
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 -
    1:00pm to 3:00pm

    Celebrate National Poetry Month, taste wine and enjoy open mic poetry readings.
    Lady Hill Winery
    8400 Champoeg Rd. NE
    St. Paul, OR 97137
    503-678-1240
    www.ladyhill.com/live-at-lady-hill-events.html

  • Shoring
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 -
    2:00pm to 5:00pm
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 -
    2:00pm to 5:00pm

    Shoring is scheduled to rock. Bring the dog and come enjoy yourself with a glass of our delicious wines.
    Coria Estates
    8252 Redstone Ave. SE
    Salem, OR 97306
    503-363-0525
    www.coriaestates.com/happenings

  • Art Party
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 -
    5:00pm to 8:00pm
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 -
    5:00pm to 8:00pm

    Fun art class for adults. No experience required, step by step instruction. $40, includes $10 toward tab. Register to reserve your spot.
    Firesteed Cellars
    2200 N Pacific Hwy W
    Rickreall, OR 97371
    503-302-0289
    www.serendipitiesbydena.com/events/art-partypaint-night-firesteed-cellars-in-rickreall-2/

  • Salsa
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 -
    5:00pm to 7:00pm
    Repeats every month on May, June on the third Saturday 3 times.
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 -
    5:00pm to 7:00pm

    Join us for a beginners-level salsa dance lesson taught by Mz. Jitterbug in our tasting room. $20 fee includes the dance lesson, wine tasting and food. Make reservations online.
    Cubanisimo Vineyards
    1754 Best Rd. NW
    Salem, OR 97304
    503-588-1763

  • Louis Creed & The Geezers
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 -
    6:00pm to 9:00pm
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 -
    6:00pm to 9:00pm

    Louis Creed and The Geezers live in the Fieldhouse. Hear the blues and enjoy a glass of Gold Medal Syrah or your favorite award winning Redgate Vineyard wine. $5 admission.
    Fieldhouse at Redgate Vineyard
    8175 Buena Vista Rd.
    Independence, OR 97351
    503-428-7115
    www.redgatevineyard.com/?page_id=177

  • Wings of Fire
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 -
    7:30pm to 9:30pm
    Repeats every week every Friday and every Saturday until Sun Apr 29 2018.
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 -
    7:30pm to 9:30pm

    Based on the true events of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire in 1911, this world premiere musical honors the resilience and perseverance of the human spirit, even in the face of tragedy. $8-10 admission.
    M. Lee Pelton Theater, Willamette University
    900 State St.
    Salem, OR 97301
    503-370-6221
    www.willamette.edu/arts/theatre/performances/index.html

  • The Elephant Man
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 7:30pm
    Repeats every week every Wednesday and every Saturday until Sun Jun 10 2018.
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 7:30pm

    April 13-June 13. Wed.-Sat. 7:30 pm., Sun. 2:00 pm. The play recounts John Merrick’s journey from side-show freak to a celebrated member of London’s high society. $29 admission.
    Pentacle Theatre
    324 52nd Ave. NW
    Salem, OR 97304
    503-485-4300
    www.pentacletheatre.org

  • '80s Prom Dance Party
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 8:00pm to Sunday, April 22, 2018 - 1:00am
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 8:00pm to Sunday, April 22, 2018 - 1:00am

    Put on your parachute pants, fanny packs and leg warmers and get ready to flash dance. There will be music, games and beer.
    Vagabond Brewing
    2195 Hyacinth St. NE, Ste. 172
    Salem, OR 97301
    503-512-9007
    www.facebook.com/events/2116345171927141/

  • Cherry City Comic Con
    Sunday, April 22, 2018 - 10:00am
    Sunday, April 22, 2018 - 10:00am

    Salem's first nerd fest featuring talent from the worlds of illustration, writing, science and acting. $25 Sat., $20 Sun, $35 weekend pass.
    Oregon State Fairgrounds
    2330 17th St. NE
    Salem, OR 97301
    www.cherrycitycomiccon.com

  • Earth Day
    Sunday, April 22, 2018 -
    11:00am to 12:00pm
    Sunday, April 22, 2018 -
    11:00am to 12:00pm

    Celebrate Mother Earth while learning why we farm biodynamically and how we achieved Demeter certification. We'll talk about Maria Thun's calendar, cow horns, compost and other biodynamic principles. This is a free, family-friendly event.
    Keeler Estate Vineyard
    5100 SE Rice Ln.
    Amity, OR 97101
    503-687-2618
    www.keelerestatevineyard.com

  • Wings of Fire
    Sunday, April 22, 2018 -
    2:00pm to 4:00pm
    Repeats every week every Sunday until Sun Apr 29 2018.
    Sunday, April 22, 2018 -
    2:00pm to 4:00pm

    Based on the true events of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire in 1911, this world premiere musical honors the resilience and perseverance of the human spirit, even in the face of tragedy.
    M. Lee Pelton Theater, Willamette University
    900 State St.
    Salem, OR 97301
    503-370-6221
    www.willamette.edu/arts/theatre/performances/index.html

  • Pairings
    Sunday, April 22, 2018 -
    3:00pm to 4:30pm
    Repeats every week every Sunday until Mon Apr 30 2018.
    Sunday, April 22, 2018 -
    3:00pm to 4:30pm

    Eola Hills is excited to launch a new educational program with that will bring real meaning to “Wine & Food Pairing.” Experience an intimate setting with interactions from our winemaker, founder, the chef or other executive staff. $15 admission.
    Eola Hills Wine Cellars
    501 S Pacific Hwy. 99W
    Rickreall, OR 97371
    503-623-2405
    www.eolahillswinery.com

  • Festival Chorale
    Sunday, April 22, 2018 -
    4:00pm to 5:30pm
    Sunday, April 22, 2018 -
    4:00pm to 5:30pm

    This concert includes the story of the death and resurrection of Christ and features the favorite of many: Hallelujah Chorus. The 100-voice choir will be again joined by four professional soloists and a baroque orchestra. $5-$25 admission.
    Elsinore Theatre
    170 High St. SE
    Salem, OR 97301
    503-375-3574
    www.elsinoretheatre.com/elsinore-events.html

    Downtown Salem
  • Yoga at Brooks Winery
    Sunday, April 22, 2018 -
    9:30pm to 10:30pm
    Sunday, April 22, 2018 -
    9:30pm to 10:30pm

    Join us and get your energy centered and your outlook adjusted. Guests are welcome to stay after for 30 minutes of private tasting room time. Yoga is free, please RSVP to [email protected].
    Brooks Winery
    21101 SE Cherry Blossom Ln.
    Amity, OR 97101
    503-435-1278
    www.brookswine.com/calendar

  • Drop-in Drawing & Paintings
    Monday, April 23, 2018 -
    11:00am to 5:00pm
    Repeats every week every Monday 20 times.
    Monday, April 23, 2018 -
    11:00am to 5:00pm

    Every Monday, open studio for drop-in drawing and painting. $3 for the day.
    Willamette Art Center
    1820 Silverton Rd. NE
    Salem, OR 97301
    503-365-3911
    www.WillametteArtCenter.com

  • Monday Runday
    Monday, April 23, 2018 - 6:00pm
    Repeats every week every Monday until Mon Dec 31 2018.
    Monday, April 23, 2018 - 6:00pm

    Join the GFR crew every Monday for a casual 3-mile run or 2-mile walk. All abilities welcome. End at a local pub for fitness tips and social. Free admission.
    Gallagher Fitness Resources
    135 Commercial St. NE
    Salem, OR 97301
    503-364-4198
    www.activesalem.com/gallagher-fitness-events/gfr-monday-runday

    Downtown Salem
  • Fractals of Identity
    Tuesday, April 24, 2018 -
    10:00am to 5:00pm
    Repeats every week every Tuesday until Sun May 06 2018.
    Tuesday, April 24, 2018 -
    10:00am to 5:00pm

    April 4-May 5. LGBTQ+ focused, Fractals of Identity is an exhibition curated by Kai River Blevins and Byron J Kimball. The exhibition also includes a panel discussion and workshop which explore how the LGBTQ+ community comes to understand personal identity. Gallery closed on Monday. Free admission.
    Bush Barn Art Center
    600 Mission St. SE
    Salem, OR 97302
    503-581-2228

  • Deidre “Dee” Moore
    Tuesday, April 24, 2018 -
    10:00am to 5:00pm
    Repeats every week every Tuesday until Fri May 04 2018.
    Tuesday, April 24, 2018 -
    10:00am to 5:00pm

    April 10-May 4. Photographer Deidre “Dee” Moore will be participating as Artist-in-Residence during the LGBTQ+ focused exhibition, Fractals of Identity. Dee says their work deals with body imagery and how our bodies are portrayed in the media.
    Bush Barn Art Center
    600 Mission St. SE
    Salem, OR 97302
    503-581-2228

  • Radiant Impressions
    Wednesday, April 25, 2018 -
    11:00am to 5:00pm
    Repeats every week until Mon Apr 30 2018.
    Wednesday, April 25, 2018 -
    11:00am to 5:00pm

    Artists Karen Nadeau and Chelsea Goin present colorful works. First Friday reception on April 6, 7-9 p.m.
    Lunaria Gallery
    113 N Water St.
    Silverton, OR 97381
    503-873-7734
    www.lunariagallery.com

  • Wildwood Needle and Craft Workshop
    Wednesday, April 25, 2018 -
    6:30pm to 8:30pm
    Wednesday, April 25, 2018 -
    6:30pm to 8:30pm

    An educational and art focused workshop. Attendees will be lead through a couple of basic stitches while enjoying 1859 cider. $25 registration, includes drink ticket and supplies.
    1859 Cider Co.
    249 Liberty St. NE, Ste. 140, in the alley
    Salem, OR 97301 
    503-584-1306
    www.facebook.com/events/1970127139971436/

    Downtown Salem
  • Art Party
    Wednesday, April 25, 2018 -
    7:00pm to 9:00pm
    Wednesday, April 25, 2018 -
    7:00pm to 9:00pm

    Fun art class for adults. No experience required, step by step instruction. $40, includes $10 toward tab. Register to reserve your spot.
    1859 Cider Co.
    249 Liberty St. NE, Ste. 140
    Salem, OR 97301
    503-302-0289
    www.serendipitiesbydena.com/events/art-partypaint-night-1859-cider-co-in-salem-2/

  • Babe
    Wednesday, April 25, 2018 -
    7:00pm to 8:30pm
    Wednesday, April 25, 2018 -
    7:00pm to 8:30pm

    Gentle farmer Arthur Hoggett wins a piglet named Babe at a county fair. Narrowly escaping his fate as Christmas dinner when Farmer Hoggett decides to show him at the next fair, Babe bonds with motherly border collie Fly and discovers that he too can herd sheep. $6 admission.
    Elsinore Theatre
    170 High St. SE
    Salem, OR 97301
    503-375-3574
    www.elsinoretheatre.com/elsinore-events.html

    Downtown Salem
  • The Elephant Man
    Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 7:30pm
    Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 7:30pm

    April 13-June 13. Wed.-Sat. 7:30 pm., Sun. 2:00 pm. The play recounts John Merrick’s journey from side-show freak to a celebrated member of London’s high society. $29 admission.
    Pentacle Theatre
    324 52nd Ave. NW
    Salem, OR 97304
    503-485-4300
    www.pentacletheatre.org

  • Aaron Watson
    Thursday, April 26, 2018 -
    7:30pm to 9:30pm
    Thursday, April 26, 2018 -
    7:30pm to 9:30pm

    Throughout his 17-year career that spans a dozen albums and more than 2,500 shows, Watson has stubbornly and sincerely identified with the 'everyman.' $15-$45 admission.
    Elsinore Theatre
    170 High St. SE
    Salem, OR 97301
    503-375-3574
    www.elsinoretheatre.com/elsinore-events.html

    Downtown Salem
  • Arbor Day
    Friday, April 27, 2018 -
    11:00am to 2:30pm
    Friday, April 27, 2018 -
    11:00am to 2:30pm

    This year, we are partnering with a local nursery to plant more trees. You too can be a part of the fun by purchasing a tree and lunch through us, and on April 27th it will be waiting for you at our Legacy Estate Vineyard. $5-$15.
    Legacy Estate Vineyard
    1600 Oak Grove Rd.
    Salem, OR 97304
    503-623-2405
    www.eolahillswinery.com

  • Paul Gentry Art Focus Exhibit
    Friday, April 27, 2018 -
    11:00am to 5:00pm
    Repeats every week every Friday 31 times.
    Friday, April 27, 2018 -
    11:00am to 5:00pm

    April 1-30. Join us to celebrate Paul Gentry's art exhibit for the entire month. His skillful art includes paintings, wood cuts, and other 2d pieces. Free admission.
    River Gallery
    184 S Main St.
    Independence, OR 97351
    503-838-7161

  • Friday, April 27, 2018 -
    4:00pm to 8:00pm
    Repeats every month on the last Friday 24 times.
    Friday, April 27, 2018 -
    4:00pm to 8:00pm

    Progressive art event with pop-up galleries, open studios and numerous venues with a diverse selection of work by many local artists. Start at Prisms Gallery, see the monthly theme show and get the map.
    Prisms Gallery, Reed Opera House
    189 S. Liberty St, Suite B-2
    Salem, OR 97301
    503-990-8283
    www.salemartwalk.com

    Downtown Salem
  • Knot Another Fiber Festival
    Friday, April 27, 2018 -
    4:00pm to 5:00pm
    Repeats every day until Sun Apr 29 2018.
    Friday, April 27, 2018 -
    4:00pm to 5:00pm

    Knot Another Fiber Festival(KAFF) comes to the enchanting Oregon Garden Resort in Silverton this April. The KAFF offers high-quality fiber arts workshops with outstanding instructors and a quality marketplace with over 35 PNW vendors. $12 admission.
    The Oregon Garden
    895 W Main St.
    Silverton, OR 97381
    541-308-0002
    www.knotanotherfiberfestival.com

Outside Area

  • Live Jazz - at The Allison Inn & Spa
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 6:30pm
    Repeats every week every Friday and every Saturday until Fri Dec 28 2018.
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 6:30pm

    Live Jazz every Friday and Saturday evenings 6:30.-10:30 pm.
    The Allison Living Room
    2525 Allison Ln.
    Newberg, OR 97132
    503-554-2526 or 877-294-2525
    www.theallison.com/events

  • Live Jazz - at The Allison Inn & Spa
    Friday, April 27, 2018 - 6:30pm
    Friday, April 27, 2018 - 6:30pm

    Live Jazz every Friday and Saturday evenings 6:30.-10:30 pm.
    The Allison Living Room
    2525 Allison Ln.
    Newberg, OR 97132
    503-554-2526 or 877-294-2525
    www.theallison.com/events

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