Calendar

Dahlia in the sunshine, Albany, ORWelcome to AVA’s monthly calendar of events. Take a peek and plan your “stay-cation” or next visit to our region. The city’s most notable annual events include historic home tours, outdoor summer concerts and movies under the stars, and the PNW Art and Air Festival.

*Note for event organizers: If you’d like to have your event listed on the AVA calendar, head over to our contact page and submit your event to us. 

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Jul
5
Tue
Sweet Home Farmers’ Market @ Sweet home Farmers' Market
Jul 5 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Sweet Home Farmers' Market @ Sweet home Farmers' Market | Sweet Home | Oregon | United States

Fresh and local produce and more! For information visit Sweet Home Farmers Market

Jul
6
Wed
Fun in the Park @ Doug Killin Friendship Park
Jul 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Fun in the Park @ Doug Killin Friendship Park | Albany | Oregon | United States

Coming to a park near you this summer! This summer join Albany Parks & Recreation in a different neighborhood each week for games and fun for kids of all ages! You are invited to find a bench or bring a blanket and enjoy some sun and time in our beautiful parks before heading home to work on a cool take-home craft kit. this event is FREE! Wednesdays June – August: June 29, July 6, July 13, July 20, July 27, August 3, August 10. For locations visitFun in the Park

Sensory Friendly Ride @ The Historic Carousel & Museum, Albany, OR
Jul 6 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Sensory Friendly Ride @ The Historic Carousel & Museum, Albany, OR | Albany | Oregon | United States

To provide a more accepting and comfortable setting for individuals on the autism spectrum or with sensory sensitivities and their families, the carousel slows down to a jog, and the organ music is turned off.

Jul
7
Thu
Crazy Daze Sales @ Historic Downtown Albany Oregon
Jul 7 all-day
Crazy Daze Sales @ Historic Downtown Albany Oregon | Albany | Oregon | United States

Grab your sunscreen and stroll our sidewalks for crazy deals and crazy delicious food at our fabulous Downtown eateries during Crazy Daze, Downtown Albany’s oldest event!  Originally called Bargain Days in 1898, the name was changed to Crazy Daze after WWII.  Merchants will be setting out their merchandise on the sidewalks throughout Downtown, offering them at crazy reduced prices!  Merchandise changes daily so you might want to come down all 4 days.

Lebanon Downtown Farmers’ Market @ Lebanon Downtown Farmers' Market
Jul 7 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Lebanon Downtown Farmers' Market @ Lebanon Downtown Farmers' Market | Lebanon | Oregon | United States

Shop local and fresh. For information visit Sweet Home Farmers Market

River Rhythms 2022 @ Monteith Riverpark
Jul 7 @ 7:00 pm
River Rhythms 2022 @ Monteith Riverpark | Albany | Oregon | United States

Sheena Easton is the scheduled performer. For information visit the City of Albany Parks & Recreation website River Rhythms or call 541-917-7777.

Jul
8
Fri
Crazy Daze Sales @ Historic Downtown Albany Oregon
Jul 8 all-day
Crazy Daze Sales @ Historic Downtown Albany Oregon | Albany | Oregon | United States

Grab your sunscreen and stroll our sidewalks for crazy deals and crazy delicious food at our fabulous Downtown eateries during Crazy Daze, Downtown Albany’s oldest event!  Originally called Bargain Days in 1898, the name was changed to Crazy Daze after WWII.  Merchants will be setting out their merchandise on the sidewalks throughout Downtown, offering them at crazy reduced prices!  Merchandise changes daily so you might want to come down all 4 days.

Summer Concert Series @ County Line Flowers
Jul 8 @ 5:00 pm
Summer Concert Series @ County Line Flowers | Harrisburg | Oregon | United States

County Line Flowers invites you to bring your picnic blanket and enjoy live music, drinks, a sunset and of course fresh flowers. Doors will open at 5 pm and the music will begin at about 7 pm. 50% of proceeds will go to a local non-profit. For information visit https://www.countyline-flowers.com/

Jul
9
Sat
Crazy Daze Sales @ Historic Downtown Albany Oregon
Jul 9 all-day
Crazy Daze Sales @ Historic Downtown Albany Oregon | Albany | Oregon | United States

Grab your sunscreen and stroll our sidewalks for crazy deals and crazy delicious food at our fabulous Downtown eateries during Crazy Daze, Downtown Albany’s oldest event!  Originally called Bargain Days in 1898, the name was changed to Crazy Daze after WWII.  Merchants will be setting out their merchandise on the sidewalks throughout Downtown, offering them at crazy reduced prices!  Merchandise changes daily so you might want to come down all 4 days.

Free Gardening Classes @ LCMG Demo Garden at Linn County Expo Center
Jul 9 all-day
Free Gardening Classes @ LCMG Demo Garden at Linn County Expo Center | Albany | Oregon | United States

Linn County Master Gardeners will be offering free classes at the demo garden. Each session features a short talk, demonstrations and valuable information to take home. Class topics, dates, times and directions are listed below.

Planting your Garden—How and when to prepare the soil, plant, and transplant vegetables and ornamentals. June 30th, Thursday 6 p.m.
Container Gardening—Growing in containers unleashes possibilities for gardening in a small space. July 9th, Saturday 10 a.m.
Plant a Fall Garden —It is not too late to plant a garden to enjoy in fall through winter. August 11th, Thursday 6 p.m.
Growing & Using Herbs—Learn to start, grow and care for perennial and annual herbs. August 27th, Saturday 10 a.m.
Harvesting Fruits & Vegetables—How to determine the peak flavor and ripeness of fruits and vegetables. Sept 8th, Thursday 10 a.m. and 6 p.m.
Directions to the Demo Garden: Take Knox Butte Rd. to the Expo Center, at the stop lights turn onto Timber Drive and continue to the stop sign. Turn right onto Dogwood (which becomes Price Road) and continue past Expo Center parking lot to the blue entrance gate. Drive through the gate and through the back parking to the Demo Garden.

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