Interview: El Grito Celebration

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Flags from around the world will be flying in Springfield on Sunday. It’s part of the firstĀ annual El Grito event, where anyone who attends can celebrate the national pride and heritage of all diverse people. Those who attend should bring a country flag and can enjoy free music and cultural performances. Springfield … Continue reading »

Interview: Springfield SummerFair

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The Springfield SummerFair kicks off at Island Park on Friday, July 19. The Willamalane Park and Recreation District hosts the fair and all of the family fun. Features include more than 50 community exhibitors, a big truck zone,and kids’ games. Curtis Salgado and Los Lobos will be performing Saturday night. Gates open … Continue reading »

Youth Farm Festival on Saturday

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The Youth Farm Festival will be going on this Saturday. The festival will take place at the Food for Lane County Youth Farm in Springfield, where they’ll be offering 35 kinds of organic produce. Visitors can sample some farm favorites, take a tour of the farm, and check out their farm stand. … Continue reading »