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Online Events & Virtual Things to Do

Published: December 19, 2020

 

 

The next best thing to being there is virtually being there...so we've rounded up these ways to enjoy your favorite Eugene, Cascades & Coast area artists and places from your couch. Many local organizations, small businesses and artists have translated their work into virtual offerings. So from comparing wine tasting notes live or browsing an archive of the best local shows, you are sure to find inspiration.

"Oregon Mozart Players gives voice to two composers who overcame barriers created by prevailing attitudes of the time toward women: Emilie… More Info
The Friends of Buford Park & Mt. Pisgah spend thousands of hours annually cultivating native plants for Buford Park restoration and… More Info
Shift to electric mobility—attend this free workshop and save $50 to $150 on a new e-bike! Have you been thinking about buying an e-bike,… More Info
Experience the latest in virtual race technology while running the officially marked courses for the Marathon, Half Marathon, and Eugene 5K… More Info
Put your knowledge to the test! Teams of eight will meet over Zoom to answer questions about everything from pop culture to local community… More Info
Girls will join HAPI (Hair Artists in Pursuit of Inclusion) for an interactive workshop covering the ins and outs of Black haircare. They'll… More Info
Welcome to one of the world's longest-running tree planting heritage events. The 2021 Tree Planting Festival will be a hybrid event, with… More Info
Enjoy the ongoing YouTube production by the University of Oregon's theater department. This show is by José Cruz González and directed by… More Info
Celebrate cycling with distanced rides and online events. Browse their calendar for events, great deals for cyclists and more.… More Info
Quench your thirst for knowledge at Ideas on Tap, the Museum of Natural and Cultural History's monthly pub talk—now served online! In this… More Info
Partake in a live, online event plus enjoy a video tour of the new birth center and music by local musician and parent RatieD. Adult and kid… More Info
This virtual race is one of many in Pink Buffalo's Virtual Race Series. Register for the event a week prior in order to receive your race… More Info
Join artist Ray Troll and paleontologist Edward Davis for a fun-filled evening of science and art! You'll dive into the natural history of… More Info
Join The Child Center to celebrate 50 years of serving the children, youth, and families in our community. The evening will include a look… More Info
This virtual race is one of many in Pink Buffalo's Virtual Race Series. Register for the event a week prior in order to receive your race… More Info
Eugene and Springfield's annual Pride Festival is a safe place for celebrating local diversity with food and entertainment for everyone,… More Info
This virtual race is one of many in Pink Buffalo's Virtual Race Series. Register for the event a week prior in order to receive your race… More Info
This virtual race is one of many in Pink Buffalo's Virtual Race Series. Register for the event a week prior in order to receive your race… More Info

Ongoing Virtual Offerings

Watch the entire performance of Eugene Ballet's "Firebird" with Orchestra Next. Dazzling costumes and powerful music complement the Eugene… More Info
Students can learn art skills and create projects through online videos produced by Lane Arts Council's ArtSpark program. From beginning… More Info
Let your Y and the beauty of Oregon inspire you to take on and stick with a 6-month challenge! Choose the adventure you’d like to take, or… More Info
Florence's boutique theater is screening some of their favorite movies online — so even if you can't yet sink into a theater seat, you still… More Info
The Eugene Science Center has posted science experiment videos that are fun for kids to watch. Also browse a collection of STEM resources… More Info
Kids can enjoy a coloring book featuring Lane County's history of transportation. Download the PDF and get out the crayons!… More Info
Listen to stories, books and songs presented by the Springfield Public Library via their YouTube channel.… More Info
Watch lectures, readings and interviews with visiting and UO humanities professors and alumni.… More Info
Enjoy specially recorded and curated jazz performances from musicians who’ve performed at The Jazz Station over the years.… More Info
Enjoy the school's musical programming.… More Info
Sample and explore exquisite Euphoria Chocolate Company chocolates without leaving the comfort of your home. Learn about chocolate… More Info
Get ready for Tuesdays with Ty streamed live from the Hult Center's Facebook. Every Tuesday, Ty will host a virtual trivia night with some… More Info
Taste wine with J. Scott Cellar's Eric Braman via Facebook and Instragram videos. One J. Scott Cellar's wine will be highlighted and… More Info
The Shelton McMurphey Johnson House is celebrating 100 years of work that was done by generations of women before and after the 19th… More Info
Clay Fest is now online with 34 potters listed but more are coming! There are also links to online shops to make shopping from home fast and… More Info
Tour the Jordan Schnitzer Museum virtually here: https://jsma.uoregon.edu/virtualtours or see individual exhibits via YouTube videos of… More Info
Google Trekker by Eugene, Cascades & Coast
Travel Lane County filmed 360 degree views of local trails for Google Street View so that you could experience them virtually. See them… More Info

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Author: Taj Barnhart Morgan

Taj Barnhart Morgan is the Director of Content Strategy for Travel Lane County. A journalism graduate from the University of Oregon, Taj has two decades of special event management and hospitality marketing experience in San Diego, CA and Maui, HI. Passionate about mothering, and back to her Oregon roots, she is discovering the Eugene, Cascades & Coast region all over again through the eyes of her daughter.