Seafood and Wine Festival Kicks Off

NEWPORT, Ore. – The coast saw winds of more than 50 miles per hour earlier this week, and though it caused some concern for organizers of the Newport Seafood and Wine Festival, the event is up and running for its 37th year. It was opening night Thursday evening for the event, on a much milder … Continue reading »

Da Vinci Days Cancelled for 2014

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Da Vinci Days celebrated its 25th anniversary this summer, but festival organizers say the declining revenue is forcing them to cancel the 2014 event. The Da Vinci Days Board of Directors broke the news to the Corvallis City Council Monday evening. Steve Clark, the Vice President for OSU Relations and Marketing is … Continue reading »

Country Festival Planning for 2014

BROWNSVILLE, Ore. — Country music fans are getting ready to pack their camping gear and head home after a three-day music festival, but many of them are already making plans for the event next year. As are the organizers. The Bi-Mart Willamette Country Music Festival has announced the 2014 lineup: Gary Allan, Eric Church, and … Continue reading »

Bohemia Mining Day Preparations

COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — More than one hundred vendors were getting ready for a full weekend of fun, Wednesday. The Bohemia Mining Days celebration starts Thursday and runs through Sunday. The festival features music, square dancing, a little casino and even a re-enactment shootout. There’ll also be woodworking, arts and crafts and plenty of food … Continue reading »

Art and the Vineyard Celebrates 30 Years

EUGENE, Ore. — The music was lively all day at Alton Baker Park and served as the background as people browsed through thousands of pieces of artwork for during the 30th annual of the Art and the Vineyard. People from as far away as Thailand looked through traditional and ecclectic artwork. Of course there was … Continue reading »

Red, White and Blue Riverfront Festival

CORVALLIS, Ore. – To celebrate Independence Day, the city of Corvallis is putting on a spectacular fireworks show with some old fashion fun. The city’s annual two-day Fourth of July festival kicks off Wednesday, July 3. The Red, White and Blue Riverfront Festival will be held downtown on the banks of the Willamette River. There … Continue reading »

Interview: Art and the Vineyard

Fine local wine, local artists and fantastic fireworks; it’s all happening at the 30th Annual Art and the Vineyard. Michael Fisher of the Maude Kerns Art Center stopped by KEZI 9 News This Morning to discuss the volunteer opportunities and benefits. The Maude Kerns Art Center needs volunteers for the event on July, 4, 5 … Continue reading »

Art, Music Featured in 3-Day Festival

ALBANY, Ore. — The 13th annual Northwest Art & Air Festival is under way in Albany. Event organizers expect around 50,000 visitors to head out to this year’s three-day festival.   It’s a fun-filled weekend full of events and activities for all ages. Local artists were out setting up bright and early, but with all the … Continue reading »