Featured Events

Here are the highlights of some Albany’s and the surrounding area’s most popular upcoming events. If you want to discover even more things to do in Albany (and during the holiday season, there are hundreds of things to see and do) check the link in the sidebar for our full event calendar.

AKC Dog ShowFebruary 24, 25, 26 and 27
AKC Dog Show
A whopping four days of obedience and agility trials, and dog breed competitions will take place at the Linn County Fair and Expo Center. Over 2,000 dogs and 187 breeds will be competing. Hosted by the Linn County Kennel Club and the McKenzie Cascade Dog Fanciers, spectator parking is just $5. Come and learn more about breeds you've been thinking about adding to your family, meet breeders, and watch the dogs compete.
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Library Uncorked Wine Tasting and Silent AuctionSaturday, March 4, 2017
Library Uncorked Wine Tasting and Silent Auction
The group "Friends of the Albany Public Library" is hosting its 4th Annual Library Uncorked Wine Tasting and Silent Auction. If you love wine and helping to raise money for your community library, this is a 'not to be missed' event. The goal is to raise funds for children's library materials, programs, and services, to encourage and foster reading, and support freedom to read.

The event is Saturday, March 4, 2017, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Main Albany Public Library, 2450 14th Ave. SE. Tickets are $25 person (must be 21 or older) and are available at both Albany Public Libraries.

Ticket holders receive a free event wine glass, 5 tasting tickets, hors d'oeuvres by Jacopetti's Catering, opportunity to bid on alluring gift baskets and fantastic trips, and a chance to win the Grand Prize Drawing: a 3-hour Vista Balloon Adventure for two. (Includes one-hour balloon adventure followed by a scrumptious brunch.)

For more information, telephone 541-928-4656. This year's presenting sponsor is Spectrum CPA Group and Strategic Capital Management.
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Linn County Flea MarketMarch 4, 2017
Linn County Flea Market
The Linn County Flea Market will be held on Saturday, March 4th at the Linn County Fairgrounds Santiam Building. It will open to the public at 9:00 a.m. Over 90 vendors selling antiques, collectibles and much more. Tickets: Early shoppers $6 (early hours); Regular Admission, $2 with free parking; kids 12 and under free. Come support Albany Habitat for Humanity and South Shore Elementary School PTO who both be will be fundraising for their organizations. Telephone 541-619-5708 for more information.
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