Eugene Roadster Show Attracts Thousands

EUGENE, Ore. — If you’re looking for something to do during this rainy weekend, organizers of the 2014 Eugene Roadster Show say families should head to the Lane Events Center to look at some beautiful cars. There are more than 65 custom cars on display, with a mix of vintage and newer models. There’sĀ also wine … Continue reading »

29th Annual Oregon Asian Celebration

EUGENE, Ore. — The Lane Events Center in Eugene was full of life on Saturday as thousands gathered for the Oregon Asian Celebration. It’s the year of the horse, which is the theme of this year’s Oregon Asian Celebration. It’s the 29th annual and people say they’ve enjoyed the variety of entertainment that’s been offered. … Continue reading »

Boat and Sportsmen’s Show Sets Up

EUGENE, Ore. — The first day of the KEZI Eugene Boat and Sportsmen’s Show kicks off Friday, but the biggest vendor at the event was already getting ready Tuesday. Clemens Marina has their boats cleaned, polished and ready to show at the Lane Events Center. The manager says they also have an event in Portland, … Continue reading »

Holiday Market Opens

EUGENE, Ore. — The Saturday Market is officially in the holiday spirit. The market moved indoors at the Lane Event Center this weekend. Vendors say the prep leading up to the opening of the Holiday Market was well-worth it after seeing today’s turnout. “It’s super, super friendly. Everyone here is getting ready for the holidays … Continue reading »

Book Sale Features 80,000 Titles

EUGENE, Ore. — Book lovers flocked to the Lane Events Center over the weekend to get their hands on thousands of affordable used books. Friends of the Library, an organization devoted to supporting literacy programs, held its 35th annual book sale to benefit the Eugene Public Library. The Lane Events Center Performance Hall was filled … Continue reading »

Library Prepares for Big Book Sale

EUGENE, Ore. — Just one day left until the big book sale. Volunteers are very busy unpacking 80,000 books from boxes and putting them onto the tables. How do you unpack thousands of books? One box at a time. Slowly, the Lane Events Center is transformed into an organized book store. Categories are clearly marked. … Continue reading »

BMX Hits Lane Events Center

EUGENE, Ore. — Dozens of BMX riders flocked to Lane Events Center Saturday for the Emerald Valley Indoor BMX meet. Organizers say that some of the competitors are nationally ranked riders in their age group. For those who ride, it’s a great way to get out of the house and explore. “This last summer we … Continue reading »

Roadster Show Rolls into Eugene

EUGENE, Ore. — The eighth annual Eugene Roadster Show is rolling into the Lane Events Center. Crews started setting up early Friday morning. While most of the folks there are at least old enough to drive, there were some a few years short, hoping to encourage everyone to come out. “What’s fun about and exciting … Continue reading »

Log Loaders Compete at Conference

EUGENE, Ore. — The Oregon Logging Conference is under way at the Lane Events Center, and the big excitement Friday surrounded the annual log loading competition. During the competition, participants had to stack nine logs into three pillars of three. The competition didn’t just bring experienced log loaders. For one competitor, the two-minute warm-up was … Continue reading »

Asian Celebration Attracts Thousands

EUGENE, Ore. — The 28th Annual Oregon Asian Celebration brought thousands of people to the Lane Events Center Sunday. The celebration featured vendors from all over the world. People were able to taste different Asian foods, check out artwork and watch performances. There was also a marketplace where people could buy an assortment of cultural … Continue reading »

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