Make this the year you see Queen Rhododendron crowned, dance to the beat of the Oregon Country Fair drum tower or find a precious antique! These fun, one-of-a-kind festivals in the Eugene, Cascades & Coast region are splendid reasons to visit Oregon this year. 

Florence Winter Music Festival

Florence, January 25, 2024 

Kick up your heels at the Florence Winter Music Festival. Turn the gray of winter skies and seas blue with foot stomping Americana music: bluegrass, folk and jazz! Alongside the talented musicians performing on stage, enjoy music workshops and vendors. Mix in some coastal dining and romps on the beach for an uplifting weekend.

Florence Wine & Chowder Trail

Florence, February 16, 2024 

Historic Old Town Florence showcases their best chowders on a weekend stroll from restaurant to restaurant. Sample chowder tastes, pair with local wines, and look for hidden floats around town. On Sunday, vote for your favorite chowder!

Eugene Marathon

Eugene, April 27-28, 2024 

This popular marathon culminates at the iconic Hayward Field on the University of Oregon campus. Join elite and amateur runners for an epic run through TrackTown USA.

Eugene Marathon, Half Marathon and 5K Apr 26

Celebrate one of America's premier marathons with thousands of participants, fans and volunteers from around the globe who will show up on race day for the Eugene Marathon and Half Marathon in TrackTown USA. All your established running events are on the starting block including…

Florence Rhododendron Festival

Florence, May 16 - 19, 2024 

A bodacious bloom, the rhododendron, thrives along the Oregon Coast and is celebrated at the annual Florence Rhododendron Festival. From rhody-laden floats to formal rhododendron judging to the crowning of "Queen Rhondodendra," this riverfront festival on the Oregon Coast rivals rose festivals with admirers at the peak of rhododendron season. 

Oregon Bach Festival

Eugene, June 2024 TBA

An in-depth cultural experience draws esteemed international musicians to Eugene to join our ranks of local mastery. For two weeks, musical performances showcasing Johann Sebastian Bach's immense works are staged throughout Eugene from performance halls to intimate concert venues. As part of the Oregon Bach Festival, attend lectures, meet the musicians and celebrate Bach's genius and the diversity of his legacy. 

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The Annual Grammy Award-winning Oregon Bach Festival offers 40+ amazing musical events, and runs for two weeks every summer, typically late June through mid-July. International musicians and vocalists perform legendary orchestral and vocal concerts at the Hult Center, the UO's…

Creswell July Fourth Parade

Creswell July 4th Parade

Creswell July 4th Celebration

Creswell, July 4, 2024

This Independence Day festival in Creswell, OR draws patriots from across the region for a taste of small town traditions. Join in classic Americana from the pancake breakfast to the parade and fireworks. Picnic in the park and explore Creswell's popular aviation scene. Lucky kids may even get to go up in a bi-plane for free. 

Oregon Country Fair

Veneta, July 12 - 14, 2024

A feast for the senses, the Oregon Country Fair embraces life and living in all its manifestations of beauty and originality. For three memorable days partake in the fanciful gathering of music, performance arts, wholesome food and artisan wares. Are you on or off the bus? 

Oregon Country Fair Jul 12

Imagine a utopia of harmonious celebration and individual creative expression. Colorful costumes, delicious food and captivating entertainment elevate this unique festival into a fantastical immersive experience. Nestled in the forest along the banks of the Long Tom River, the…

Bohemia Mining Days

Cottage Grove, July 18 - 20, 2024

Go back in time to the gold rush era in the historic town of Cottage Grove, known for its many preserved covered bridges. From living history re-enactments to a full blown "bloomers" parade — the likes you've never seen before — enjoy both the honoring of heritage and the lighthearted frivolity of good times at the Bohemia Mining Days festival.

Bohemia Mining Days Jul 18

Celebrate the discovery of gold at the annual Bohemia Mining Days festival. Entertainment at the festival includes a carnival, multiple parades, historical talks and tours, live music and performances, a costume contest, a treasure hunt, Gold Rush runs, kids rides and games and…

Blackberry Jam Festival

Lowell, July 2024 TBA

Blackberries and musical jams are celebrated at the annual Blackberry Jam Festival. From pie-eating contests (blackberry, of course!) to plenty of live entertainment, you'll get a slice of small town summer. 

Oregon Asian Celebration

Eugene, July 27, 2024

Now a summer event, the Oregon Asian Celebration will be held outdoors at Alton Baker Park. It is one day packed with dance, food, art and crafts to celebrate the culture and heritage of Asia. Check out demonstrations, educational exhibits and a marketplace representing Singapore, China, Thailand, Pakistan, Vietnam, Japan, Indonesia, India, Korea, Philippines, Hawaii and more. Enjoy Taiko drumming, hula and martial arts demonstrations. Partake in noodle eating contests, fold origami and learn about Tibetan woodblock printing and Chinese brush painting. Feast on bubble tea, tea-stewed eggs, Spam musubi, potstickers and veggie samosas. There is so much to do and see. Since 1986, this has been one of the largest celebrations of Asia in Oregon.

Oregon Asian Celebration Jul 27

The annual Oregon Asian Celebration features traditional and contemporary performances, music, arts, crafts, youth activities, martial arts, exhibits, and a marketplace of vendors, Asian cuisine, and other cultural touchstones from every corner of the world's largest continent…

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Scandinavian Festival Children's Dance

Scandinavian Festival

Junction City, August 8 - 11, 2024 

Dancing, singing, music, food, folklore and cultural traditions from Sweden, Finland, Norway and Denmark are passed down to another generation, as the local residents re-invigorate their Scandinavian heritage. This bustling event takes over the streets of downtown Junction City, drawing thousands from across the region. Immerse yourself in a land of vikings, trolls and windmills. Make the Scandinavian Festival an annual summer tradition!

Scandinavian Festival Aug 08
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Celebrating the legacy of their cultural heritage of Denmark, Sweden, Finland and Norway, the residents of Junction City produce an amazing four day festival every August. Three stages of entertainment are filled with choral and instrumental groups, folk dancers and informational…

Black Cultural Festiva

Black Cultural Festival

Black Cultural Festival

Eugene, August 2024 TBA

Celebrating Black pride, joy and excellence, join in at Alton Baker Park. Food vendors, live entertainment, youth activities and educational presentations comprise a fun-filled day at the Black Cultural Festival.

Coburg Antique & Vintage Fair

Coburg, September 8, 2024

It is not just the antiques — the whole town is a vintage treasure! The Coburg Antique Fair is a not-to-be-missed hub for dealers and treasure hunters. Come for the historic experience and stay for the exciting shopping. 

Coburg Antique & Vintage Fair Sep 08

The annual Coburg Antique and Vintage Fair! Shop for rare collectibles, beautiful heirlooms and period pieces among 15,000 other treasure hunters. Find valuable and cherished antiques to pour over and purchase from more than 300 dealers. Collectors can find enamelware, china…

Halau Hula o Na Pua o Hawaii Nei at the Springfield Christmas Parade

Halau Hula o Na Pua o Hawaii Nei at the Springfield Christmas Parade

Springfield Christmas Parade

Springfield, December 1, 2024

Claiming to be the "oldest and the coldest" parade in Oregon, this spectacular Christmas parade will warm your heart. Join the thousands of spectators that turn-out for this festive procession from one end of town to the other. 

And there are many, many more outstanding festivals honoring everything from sheep wool to sand boarding. Browse our calendar of annual events to plan your visit.