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COMMUNITY EVENTS

TUESDAY, JULY 22

Band concert: The Second Winds Community Band will perform a free concert at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 22, at Wortman Park, near the McMinnville Senior Center, 2250 N.E. McDaniel Lane. Donations to the band are appreciated. For more information, call 503-679-9328.

 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 23

Reading performances: McMinnville Public Library children’s librarians will present free summer reading performances at 2 p.m. Wednesdays through July 30, in the McMinnville Community Center, 600 N.E. Evans St. July 23 is Tim Alexander Magic and July 30 is the Summer Talent Show. For more information, contact Becky Pearson at Becky.Pearson@ci.mcminnville.or.us or 503-435-5571.

 

THURSDAY, JULY 24

Thursday concert: Golden Bough will perform Celtic music from noon to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, July 24, at the US Bank Plaza, corner of Third and Davis streets, McMinnville, as part of the 21st annual Brown Bag Concert series. Donations to the McMinnville Downtown Association’s event will be welcomed. For more information, visit downtownmcminnville.com/events or call 503-472-3605. 

Farmers market: The McMinnville Downtown Association’s Farmers Market will open from 1 to 6 p.m. every Thursday through early October on Northeast Cowls Street between Third and Second. For more information, visit www.downtownmcminnville.com/mcminnville-farmers-market.

Newberg festival: The annual Newberg Old Fashioned Festival will be held Thursday through Sunday, July 24-27. The festival includes parades, queen’s coronation, dog show, Scout expo, a 5K run, car show, fireworks, talent contest, a Rotary Club blueberry pancake breakfast in the park, disc golf and other activities. For more information, visit the website at www.newbergoldfashionedfestival.com.

 

FRIDAY, JULY 25

Pinot noir: The 28th annual International Pinot Noir Celebration will be held Friday-Sunday, July 25-27, at Linfield College. A Sunday only walkabout costs $125 and add-on seminars cost $150; the full weekend and Saturday salmon bake are sold out. For more information and registration, visit www.ipnc.org or call 1-800-775-4762.

Casino music: Bret Michaels will perform his Life Rocks tour at 8 p.m. Friday, July 25, at Spirit Mountain Casino, 27100 S.W. Salmon River Highway, Grand Ronde. Tickets cost $25 to $50. For more information, call 503-879-2350 or visit www.spiritmountain.com.

Amity summer: The Amity Downtown Improvement Group and the city of Amity will show “Teen Beach Movie” as part of their Summer Fun in the Park free entertainment series at dusk Friday, July 25, at Amity City Park on Fifth St. For more information, contact jloos@ci.amity.or.us or 503-835-3711.

Beer, barbecue: The Chehalem Valley Chamber will hold its second annual Brews & BBQ with live music from 4 to 10 p.m. Friday, July 25, and noon to 11 p.m. Saturday, July 26, at First and Howard streets during the Old Fashioned Festival. Admission of $8 includes beer tasting. For more information, visit www.brewsandbbq.com.

Vineyard music: The second annual Soft Strings in the Vineyard free music series continues from 4 to 7 p.m. on Fridays, July 25, Aug. 8 and 22, at Durant Vineyards, 5510 N.E. Breyman Orchards Road, Dayton. The schedule is John Wayland Harr on July 25, Ben Macy on Aug. 8, Hot Milk on Aug. 22, and John Wayland Harr on Sept. 5. For more information, call 503-864-8502 or e-mail info@redridgefarms.com.

Senior social: The McMinnville Senior Center will serve free root beer floats and other refreshments during its Ice Cream Social, which will honor some longtime volunteers, from 2 to 4 p.m. Friday, July 25, at 2250 N.E. McDaniel Lane. For more information, contact Erin Guinn at erin.guinn@ci.mcminnveille.or.us or 503-435-0407.

Dayton Fridays: Dayton is offering Friday Nights with live music in the bandstand, cruise-ins, family activities and vendors from 5 to 9 p.m. around Dayton’s town square. The free events will be held each Friday between Memorial Day and Labor Day. Bands scheduled are Bill Lasslett on July 22, Pedro Beltran and Ritmo-Tropical on Aug. 1, Roundhouse on Aug. 8 and Sky Bound Blue on Aug. 15. The Aug. 22 show will include a hoedown and Aug. 29, music and a lantern walk. For more information, call Kelly Haverkate at 971-241-2076 or visit www.daytonoregon.org.

Free movies: McMinnville Parks and Recreation co-sponsors the second annual Flix on the Tin free movie series at dusk Fridays in the Granary District, 845 N.E. Fifth Street, McMinnville. The schedule is “Here Comes the Boom” July 25, “Field of Dreams” Aug. 1 and “The Nut Job” Aug. 8. Food and beverages will be sold; activities for kids will be available. Bring your own seating. For more information, visit www.granarydistrict.com or call 503-209-9591.

 

SATURDAY, JULY 26

Garage sale: Walnut City Kiwanis will hold a garage sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 26, in the parking lot at First Federal, 118 N.E. Third St., McMinnville, to benefit local youth activities and scholarships. For more information, contact Barbara Nelson at 503-472-4951.

Dayton event: The Dayton Fire Department will hold its annual fundraising barbecue starting at noon Sunday in Courthouse Square, during the annual Old-Timers Weekend set for Saturday and Sunday, July 26 and 27. The weekend is traditionally a time for class and family reunions. For more information, contact Dayton City Hall at 503-864-2221.

Farmers markets: Three local farmers markets operate on Saturdays. The Farmers Market at the Grange is open year-round with summer hours of 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the McMinnville Grange, 1700 S.W. Old Sheridan Road; for more information, call 503-843-1594. The Willamina market is open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. until Oct. 18 at the Willamina Community Campus, 266 S.E. Washington St.; for more information, call 503-876-2061. The Granary Marketplace is open from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays at 845 N.E. Fifth St., McMinnville; for more information, call 503-209-9591.

Bake sale: A bake sale sponsored by staff members and students of Delphian School to be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, July 26, will raise money for the crowdfunding campaign in progress for Hopscotch Toys & Games at the store, 103 S.E. Baker St., McMinnville. There will also be a lemonade stand and young magician. For more information, call 503-843-5822. 

 

SUNDAY, JULY 27

Amity breakfast: Amity Women’s Club will hold its 57th annual pancake breakfast, antique car show and square dance demonstrations from 6 to 11:30 a.m. Sunday, July 27, at Amity City Park. Breakfast costs $7, $4 for ages 6-12. Cars must be 1970 or older to participate. For more information, call 503-835-7424 or 503-835-0400.

Firefighting antiques: The fifth annual Classic Fire Apparatus Show will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, July 27, at Renne Field, Sixth and Blaine streets, Newberg, in connection with the Newberg Old Fashioned Festival. The event includes an exhibit of antique fire apparatus and emergency vehicles, a fire equipment swap meet and a Junior Firefighters’ Challenge Course. For more information, contact Matt Simek at 503-538-1093 or mattsimek@earthlink.net.

Operation Backpack: The men of McCabe Methodist Church will hold their second annual homemade Ice Cream Social at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 27, at 13150 S.W. McCabe Chapel Road, McMinnville. Proceeds will be given to for Operation Backpack. For more information, call 971-259-8447 or e-mail operationbackpackmac@gmail.com.

 

MONDAY, JULY 28

Movie night: “GMO OMG,” a documentary asking whether this is the end of real food, will be shown as the Wake-Up Call movie at 6 p.m. Monday, July 28, at Moonlight Theater, 433 N.E. Third St., McMinnville. Admission is a donation of food for the hungry or money for Zero Waste McMinnville. For more information, call 971-241-1258.

 

TUESDAY, JULY 29

Evening concert: New Iberians will play for the 30th annual summer concert series for the McMinnville Parks & Recreation District at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 29, at the Linfield College green, corner of Linfield Avenue and Founder’s Way. Pets, alcohol and tobacco are prohibited at this free event. For more information, call Janet Adams at 503-434-7369 or visit www.ci.mcminnville.or.us.

 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 30

County fair: The Yamhill County Fair will be held at the fairgrounds Wednesday, July 30, to Saturday, Aug. 2, including a professional rodeo, carnival, exhibits, livestock auction, demolition derby and live music. Performing at 9 p.m. are the Eli Young Band on Wednesday, Joe Diffie on Thursday, John Michael Montgomery on Friday and Quiet Riot on Saturday. Admission is $10, $5 for ages 5-12; season tickets cost $20, $7.50 for ages 5-12. For more information, call 503-434-7524.

Therapy llamas: A Llama Luau, featuring two therapy llamas from Mtn. Peaks in Vancouver, Washington, will be hosted from 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesday, July 30, at Parkland Village Retirement Community, 3121 N.E. Cumulus Ave., McMinnville. The free event will include a performance by an Elvis impersonator and Hawaiian shaved ice. For more information, contact Katherine Lancaster at katherine.lancaster@reveraliving.com.

 

THURSDAY, JULY 31

Thursday concert: Black and Blue, a local duo, will perform blues, rock and jazz, including some sing-alongs, from noon to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, July 31, at the US Bank Plaza, corner of Third and Davis streets, McMinnville, as part of the 21st annual Brown Bag Concert series. Donations to the McMinnville Downtown Association’s event will be welcomed. For more information, visit downtownmcminnville.com/events or call 503-472-3605. 

Orchestra benefit: Jeremy Moll, Manny Humlie and Aimee Palacios will perform at the 10th annual fundraiser for the Linfield College music programs from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, July 31, at Youngberg Hill, 10660 S.W. Youngberg Hill Road, McMinnville. Seating is on the lawn, outside food will be welcome. Beverages will be sold. Admission is a $25 donation. For more information, visit www.youngberghill.com/calendar or call 503-472-2727.

 

FRIDAY, AUG. 1

McMinnville theater: Gallery Theater will present three shows during Kaleidoscope III at 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, and 3 p.m. Sundays, Aug. 1- 17, at 210 N.E. Ford St., McMinnville. “Love, Loss & What I Wore” shows Aug. 1-3; “A Killer Story” shows Aug. 8-10, and “Dearly Departed” shows Aug. 15-17, after minimal rehearsals. Admission is $10. For more information or tickets, call 503-472-2227 or visit www.gallerytheater.org.

Amity summer: The Amity Downtown Improvement Group and the city of Amity will show “Despicable Me 2” as part of their Summer Fun in the Park free entertainment series at dusk Friday, Aug. 1, at Amity City Park on Fifth St. For more information, contact jloos@ci.amity.or.us or 503-835-3711.

 

SATURDAY, AUG. 2

Casino concert: Michael McDonald and Toto will perform at 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 2, at Spirit Mountain Casino, 27100 S.W. Salmon River Highway, Grand Ronde. Tickets start at $40. For more information, call 503-879-2350 or visit www.spiritmountain.com.

 

SUNDAY, AUG. 3

Play reading: A free reading of a new play by Martin DcDonagh will be presented from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 3, in the Carnegie Room, McMinnville Public Library, 225 N.W. Adams St. For more information, contact Jacqueline Salkield at jbs62Wfrontier.com or 503-851-2220,

Gallery auditions: Auditions for the play “You Can’t Take It With You,” will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday and Monday, Aug. 3 and 4, at Gallery Theater, 210 N.E. Ford St., McMinnville. Performances will be held Friday-Sunday, Oct. 17, through Nov. 8. For more information, call 503-472-2227. 

 

TUESDAY, AUG. 5

Evening concert: Trixie and The Nasties will play for the 30th annual summer concert series for the McMinnville Parks & Recreation District at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 5, at the Linfield College green, corner of Linfield Avenue and Founder’s Way. Pets, alcohol and tobacco are prohibited at this free event. For more information, call Janet Adams at 503-434-7369 or visit www.ci.mcminnville.or.us.

Drive safely: An AARP Driver Safety class will be given from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday and Wednesday, Aug. 5 and 6, at the McMinnville Senior Center, 2250 N.E. McDaniel Lane. Cost of the two-day class is $20, $15 for AARP members. For more information, call Erin Guinn at 503-435-0407.

 

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 6

First Wednesday: Sheridan First Wednesday will be held from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 6, with a beer and wine walk. Check-in is at Hebert Plaza, downtown along Main Street. For more information, contact SheridanFirstWednesday@gmail.com or 971-599-1957.

 

THURSDAY, AUG. 7

Thursday concert: The Wild Wood, a four-piece string band will perform traditional bluegrass, country and “gypsy” jazz from noon to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 7, at the US Bank Plaza, corner of Third and Davis streets, McMinnville, as part of the 21st annual Brown Bag Concert series. Donations to the McMinnville Downtown Association’s event will be welcomed. For more information, visit downtownmcminnville.com/events or call 503-472-3605. 

 

FRIDAY, AUG. 8

Amity summer: The Amity Downtown Improvement Group and the city of Amity will show “The Lego Movie” as part of their Summer Fun in the Park free entertainment series at dusk Friday, Aug. 8, at Amity City Park on Fifth St. For more information, contact jloos@ci.amity.or.us or 503-835-3711.

 

SATURDAY, AUG. 9

Air show: Valley View Retirement Village will hold its 17th annual Concerts & Air Show from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 9, at 15600 S.W. Rock of Ages Road, McMinnville. The free event will include gospel and bluegrass concerts, horse and wagon rides, a car show, remote controlled aircraft, and activities for kids. Breakfast, lunch and dinner food will be sold. Donations of canned food will be appreciated. For more information, visit www.rockofagesvalleyview.com or call Sheila Selby at 503-472-6212.

Historic homes: The Yamhill Enrichment Society will host a tour of nine historic Newberg homes from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 9, followed by a garden party from 4 to 6 p.m. Tour cost is $15; $20 for the party, including tastes from local wineries and restaurants; or $30 for both. Tickets will be sold at Oregon Stationers, farmers’ markets in Newberg and McMinnville, at www.yamhillenrichmentsociety.org, and on Aug. 9 at a tour home, 515 E. Sherman Ave.

 

TUESDAY, AUG. 12

Evening concert: The Ben Rice Band will play for the 30th annual summer concert series for the McMinnville Parks & Recreation District at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 12, at the Linfield College green, corner of Linfield Avenue and Founder’s Way. Pets, alcohol and tobacco are prohibited at this free event. For more information, call Janet Adams at 503-434-7369 or visit www.ci.mcminnville.or.us.

Peruvian horses: The Northwest Peruvian Horse Club will hold its NW Regional Championships Friday through Sunday, Aug. 15-17 at Yamhill County Fairgrounds, 2070 N.E. Lafayette Ave., McMinnville. Competitions start at 8 a.m. Friday and Saturday, at 9 a.m. Sunday, and run most of the day. Viewing is free. For more information, contact Brian McLoughlin at 360-732-0685 or brmc@olypen.com or Anne Eades at 503-516-4796 or anne.e.eads@kp.org.  

 

THURSDAY, AUG. 14

Thursday concert: Countryside Ride will perform honkytonk, country western, hillbilly and western swing from noon to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 14, at the US Bank Plaza, corner of Third and Davis streets, McMinnville, as part of the 21st annual Brown Bag Concert series. Donations to the McMinnville Downtown Association’s event will be welcomed. For more information, visit downtownmcminnville.com/events or call 503-472-3605. 

Newberg concert: The Newberg Community Band will give a free summer concert at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 14, at the outdoor amphitheater at George Fox University (near the track). Those attending can bring folding chairs, blankets and picnics. For more information, visit the website at www.newbergcommunityband.com.

 

FRIDAY, AUG. 15

Pow-wow: The Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde will hold its annual pow-wow Friday-Sunday, Aug. 15-17, on the tribal grounds on Grand Ronde Road. Activities start at 5 p.m. Friday and continue through the 1 p.m. Grand Entry on Sunday. Included will be 3-on-3 youth basketball and a parade at 10 a.m. Saturday. Breakfast will be served by donation from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Saturday and Sunday, and a community dinner will be served at 4:30 p.m. Saturday. Camping costs $5; daily parking costs $1. For more information, contact 503-879-2037 or 503-879-3095.

Balloon rally: Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum will hold its seventh annual Loose Goose Hot Air Balloon Rally Friday through Sunday, Aug. 15-17, at the museum complex off Highway 18, McMinnville. Activities for children start at 6 a.m. Friday. Other activities include a dawn balloon lift-off and 7:30 a.m. breakfast, a free Frank Messina Band concert at 6 p.m. and a night glow about 8:15 p.m. on Saturday. Breakfast and museum entrance costs $22 to $27. Wine, beer and food will be sold. Private rides at sunrise Sunday cost $400. For more information, contact events@sprucegoose.org or 503-434-4185.

 

SATURDAY, AUG. 16

Historical harvesting: The Yamhill Valley Heritage Center will hold its annual Harvest Fest between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 16 and 17, at 11275 S.W. Durham Lane, McMinnville. The event includes vintage farm equipment, animals, oat harvesting, threshing, hands-on activities for children, petting zoo, agricultural and historical demonstrations and food. There will be a tractor parade at 1 p.m. Admission is $5, free for ages 12 and younger. For more information, contact Pam Watts at pwatts@onlinemac.com or 503-434-0490 or visit www.yamhillcountyhistory.org.

Music festival: The second annual Walnut City Music Festival will be held from noon to midnight Saturday, Aug. 16, at The Granary District in McMinnville. Tickets cost $10 in advance, $15 at the door. For more information, visit www.mcwalnuts.com.

Amity appetizers: “Appetizers for Improvement” will raise money for the Amity Downtown Improvement Group (DIG) from 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 16, at Coelho Winery, 111 Fifth St., Amity. Tickets cost $20 in advance or $25 day of event. There will be live music, small bites, local wines available and a silent auction. Tickets are available in advance from Deolinda Coelho at 503-835-9305 or deolinda@coelhowinery.com or amitydig@gmail.com.

Downtown Mac: Local merchants organize an Art & Wine Walk from 4 to 8 p.m. the third Saturday of each month. Participating vendors host artists and offer wine-tasting along Northeast Third Street. For more information, e-mail artwinewalk@gmail.com.

 

FRIDAY, AUG. 22

Golf fundraiser: The annual Mid-Valley Open on Friday, Aug. 22, at Michelbook Country Club will raise money for scholarships to people with disabilities at Mid-Valley Rehabilitation without support funding. Tee time is 8 a.m. Entry costs $115 each or team of four for $400, which includes green fees, carts, range balls, various prizes, lunch, a silent auction and two drink tickets. Prizes include a new Buick for a hole-in-one. For more information or to register, contact Heather Acker at 503-472-2248 or hkacker@midvalleyrehab.com.

Cars downtown: The fifth annual Dragging the Gut Festival will be held in downtown McMinnville on Friday and Saturday, Aug. 22 and 23. The event includes a no-host cruise from 7 p.m. to midnight Friday. Saturday activities include live music at the US Bank plaza from noon to 10 p.m., the Ezra Koch car show from noon to 5 p.m., dragging the gut from 5 p.m. to midnight and a party at 10 p.m. at Golden Valley Restaurant & Brewery. For more information, visit www.draggingthegut.com or e-mail info@gutfest.com.

Casino concert: Yes will appear in concert at 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22, at Spirit Mountain Casino, 27100 S.W. Salmon River Highway, Grand Ronde. Tickets start at $30. For more information, call 503-879-2350 or visit www.spiritmountain.com.

 

SATURDAY, AUG. 23

Motorcycle riding: “Rally in the Valley,” a motorcycle cruise-in, will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, at Spirit Mountain Casino, 27100 S.W. Salmon River Highway, Grand Ronde. Activities include a Poker Run, the Seattle Cossacks Stunt Riding team, food and a beer garden. Admission is free. For more information, call 503-879-2350 or visit www.spiritmountain.com.

 

SUNDAY, AUG. 24

Concert fundraiser: “Pinot Gris and Film Noir,” an outdoor concert to raise money for the Salem Concert Band, will be held at 6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 24, at Youngberg Hill Vineyards & Inn, 10660 S.W. Youngberg Hill Road, McMinnville. Jordan Bailey, daughter of the vineyard owners, will sing familiar big-screen tunes with the band. Bring lawn chairs. Admission is $20, $30 with reserved boxed dinners. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.salemconcertband.org or call 503-362-0485. 

 

FRIDAY, AUG. 29

Half marathon: The annual Wine Country Half Marathon will be held Friday through Sunday, Aug. 29-31. The race starts at 7 a.m. Sunday; registration costs $105 and up. Other activities include wine and appetizers for $40 at the Carlton Firehouse on Friday; yoga and breakfast for $40 from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Stoller Family Estate, Dayton; fun runs for $10 and up at 11 and 11:30 a.m. Saturday at the Evergreen museum complex, McMinnville; a pre-race dinner for $65 at 6 p.m. Saturday at Anne Amie Vineyards, Carlton; and two post-race winery events costing $95 each on Sunday. For more information, visit the website, www.destinationraces.com/runoregon.

 

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 3

First Wednesday: Sheridan First Wednesday will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 3, with a “Back to School Blassst!!!” at Sheridan High School, 433 S. Bridge St. For more information, contact SheridanFirstWednesday@gmail.com or 971-599-1957.

 

FRIDAY, SEPT. 5

Gallery play: Gallery Theater will present “Cinderella, A British Pantomime” at 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturday and at 3 p.m. Sundays, Sept. 5-27, at 210 N.E. Ford St., McMinnville. Tickets cost $16, $14 for students and ages 62 and older. For tickets or more information, visit www.gallerytheater.org or call 503-472-2227.

 

SATURDAY, SEPT. 6

YES fundraiser: The Yamhill Enrichment Society will hold its fourth annual fundraiser, Bounty of the County, on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 6 and 7. A choice of three farm tours and gourmet picnics will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday, at Stoller Family estate near Dayton, costing $60. A Meet the Makers dinner at 5:30 p.m. Sunday at Sokol Blosser Winery near Dayton costs $150. Reservations are required. For tickets or more information, call 503-883-9654 or visit www.bountyofyamhillcounty.com. 

 

SATURDAY, SEPT. 13

Library sale: Friends of McMinnville Public Library will offer books for $1 or less from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, July 12, in the Carnegie Room, 225 N.W. Adams St. For more information about the second-Saturday sale in odd-numbered months, call Ken Carter at 503-883-9147.

Carlton festival: The Carlton Business Association will hold its annual Carlton Crush Harvest Festival from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, in downtown Carlton and upper city park. The free event includes adult beverages made locally and donated to benefit the Carlton food bank, grape stomps for adults and children, barrel rolling and wine thief relay races, a vintage Thunderbird Car display, a watermelon eating contest, live entertainment, a magician, helicopter rides, midway games for kids, and food and art vendors. For more information, visit www.carltoncrush.com or call Patrick Swanick at 216-533-6968.

Car show: Spirit Mountain Casino will hold a “Roll the Dice” veterans car show from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, at 27100 S.W. Salmon River Highway, Grand Ronde. The event includes live music, vendors and a tattoo contest. Car registration costs $15, tattoo contest $10. All registrations must be accompanied by a can of food. For more information, contact Greg Smith at 503-881-8901 or visit www.spiritmountain.com.

Antiques: Yamhill County Historical Society will present “Treasures in the Attic,” an antique sale and appraisal event, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, at the Yamhill Valley Heritage Center, 11275 S.W. Durham Lane, McMinnville. Appraisals are limited to three items for a $5 donation each. The event will include antique and collectible vendors, a quilt show, live music, food for sale and a raffle. Admission is $2 with children 12 and under free. For more information, call 503-434-0490.

 

FRIDAY, SEPT. 19

Rotary fundraiser: Newberg Early Bird Rotary will hold its third annual Oktoberfest from 4 to 10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19, and noon to 10 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20, at Memorial Park at the corner of Fifth and Blaine streets, Newberg. The event includes a parade with draft horses, dancing, beer, wine, German food, live entertainment and games for all ages. Admission is $8 including one beer. For more information, visit www.newbergoktoberfest.com.

 

SUNDAY, SEPT. 21

Cars, poker: The See Ya Later Foundation will hold a Deuces Wild Poker Run and Show ‘n Shine on Sunday, Sept. 21, at Cobbtuning Surgeline, 16580 S.W. 72 Ave., Portland. The poker run will start at 10:30 a.m.; the car show starts at noon. Entry for costs $25 for those pre-registered or $25 day of event. For more information, contact Brian Bernier at 2b.leftlane@gmail.com or 503-857-5377.

 

SATURDAY, SEPT. 27

Patti LaBelle: Pattie LaBelle will appear in concert at 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 27, at Spirit Mountain Casino, 27100 S.W. Salmon River Highway, Grand Ronde. Tickets start at $40. For more information, call 503-879-2350 or visit www.spiritmountain.com.

Kiwanis auction: The 35th annual Kiwanis Bids for Kids auction and dinner will start at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 27, at the McMinnville Community Center, 600 N.E. Evans St. The event includes a silent auction, dinner and oral auction. For tickets or more information, visit www.mcminnvillekiwanis.org.

 

FRIDAY, OCT. 3

Art tour: The 22nd annual Art Harvest Studio Tour will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, Oct. 3-12, within Yamhill County. Cost is $7 for ages older than 18, to be paid at one of the more than 40 studios on this self-guided tour. For more information, visit www.artharveststudiotour.org.

 

FRIDAY, OCT 10

Valley Repertory: Valley Repertory Theatre will present “The Whipping Man,” a historical drama set at the close of the Civil War, Fridays through Sundays, Oct. 10-26, at Lewis Academy, 609 Wynooski St., Newberg. Curtain times are 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, and 2 p.m. Sundays. Tickets cost $15, $12 for seniors and $10 for children. For more information or tickets, call 971-832-9209 or visit www.valleyrep.org.

 

SATURDAY, OCT. 11

Juliette’s House: Juliette’s House will hold its 20th annual auction, Caribbean-style dinner and dance from 5:30 to 11 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, in McMinnville Grand Ballroom, 325 N.E. Third St., McMinnville. Tickets cost $85. For tickets or more information, call Francine Fiore at 503-687-1313 or visit www.julietteshouse.org/events.

Short films: McMinnville Sunrise Rotary and Movietime Video will host the fourth annual McMinnville Short Film Festival at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, at McMinnville Cinemas, 2725 N.E. Tanger Drive. Entry costs $30 by Aug. 15, $35 thereafter. To enter, visit www.mcminnvillefilmfest.org.

 

FRIDAY, OCT. 17

Gallery play: Gallery Theater will present “You Can’t Take It With You” at 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturday and at 3 p.m. Sundays, Oct. 17-Nov. 8, at 210 N.E. Ford St., McMinnville. Tickets cost $14, $12 for students and ages 62 and older. For tickets or more information about the madcap classic, visit www.gallerytheater.org or call 503-472-2227.

 

SATURDAY, OCT. 18

Dundee dinner: A Harvest Dinner with live music will raise money for the restoration of the historic Dundee Community Center from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, at 1026 Highway 99W, Dundee. Tickets cost $25 including a wine ticket, $10 for ages 5-12. For more information, call 503-538-3094 or e-mail jcol503@comcast.net.

 

SATURDAY, OCT. 19

Hazardous waste: Yamhill County Solid Waste will accept hazardous waste from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, at WOW Recovery Zone, 2200 N.E. Orchard Ave., McMinnville. Items such as pesticides, cleaners, prescription medications will be collected for safe disposal at no charge. For more information, visit www.ycsw.org or call 503-434-7445.

 

FRIDAY, NOV. 7

Willamina art: The 23rd annual Coastal Hills Art Tour will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 7 and 8, in Willamina. For more information, call 503-876-8855.

 

SATURDAY, NOV. 22

Dundee Bazaar: A Holiday Food and Craft Bazaar will raise money for the restoration of the historic Dundee Community Center from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22, at 1026 Highway 99W, Dundee. Admission is free. For more information, call 503-538-3094 or e-mail jcol503@comcast.net.

 

FRIDAY, NOV. 28

Gallery play: Gallery Theater will present “A Miracle on 34th Street” at 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturday and at 3 p.m. Sundays, Nov. 28-Dec. 20, at 210 N.E. Ford St., McMinnville. Tickets cost $16, $14 for students and ages 62 and older. For tickets or more information based on the classic Christmas novel and movie by the same name, visit www.gallerytheater.org or call 503-472-2227.

 

FRIDAY, DEC. 4

Valley Repertory: Valley Repertory Theatre will present Christmas Stories of Newberg, a new musical, Fridays through Sundays, Dec. 4-21, at Lewis Academy, 609 Wynooski St., Newberg. Curtain times are 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, and 2 p.m. Sundays. Tickets cost $15, $12 for seniors and $10 for children. For more information or tickets, call 971-832-9209 or visit www.valleyrep.org.

 

SATURDAY, FEB. 7

Mayor’s ball: The annual Mayor’s Charity Ball for Kids on the Block will be held Saturday, Feb. 7. For more information, visit www.mayorsball.com.

 

FRIDAY, FEB. 27

Valley Repertory: Valley Repertory Theatre will present “All My Sons,” a tragedy of the American Dream, Fridays through Sundays, Feb. 27-March 15, at Lewis Academy, 609 Wynooski St., Newberg. Curtain times are 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, and 2 p.m. Sundays. Tickets cost $15, $12 for seniors and $10 for children. For more information or tickets, call 971-832-9209 or visit www.valleyrep.org.

 

FRIDAY, MAY 8

Valley Repertory: Valley Repertory Theatre will present “The Importance of Being Earnest,” a British comedy of deceits and eats, Fridays through Sundays, May 8-24, at Lewis Academy, 609 Wynooski St., Newberg. Curtain times are 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, and 2 p.m. Sundays. Tickets cost $15, $12 for seniors and $10 for children. For more information or tickets, call 971-832-9209 or visit www.valleyrep.org.

 


TUESDAY, JULY 22 Band concert: The Second Winds Community Band will perform a free concert at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 22, at Wortman Park, near the McMinnville Senior Center, 2250 N.E. McDaniel Lane. Donations to the band are appreciated. For more information, call 503-679-9328.   WEDNESDAY, JULY 23 Reading performances: McMinnville Public Library children’s librarians will present free ...
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