Welcome to AVA’s monthly calendar of events. Take a peek and plan your stay-cation or your 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 Northwest 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.
Sensory Friendly Ride 11:00 am
Sensory Friendly Ride @ The Historic Carousel & Museum, Albany, OR
Sep 4 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
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.
Downtown 1st Friday 4:00 pm
Downtown 1st Friday @ Downtown Albany
Sep 6 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Participating downtown Albany businesses have special sales, events, and fun each first Friday of the month! Photo: “Downtown Albany” by David Maestas
Natty Dresser 1st Friday 5:00 pm
Natty Dresser 1st Friday @ The Natty Dresser
Sep 6 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join them on the First Friday of every month for a fun evening of music, and shopping. They have a different theme each month! In-store specials 5 – 7pm 124 Broadalbin St SW, Albany, OR 97321, USA
Carousel 1st Friday 5:30 pm
Carousel 1st Friday @ Historic Carousel & Museum
Sep 6 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
On the 1st Friday of every month, the carousel is open from 5:30-8:00 p.m., and for just $5 per person you get UNLIMITED CAROUSEL RIDES, plus a fun activity or craft for the family, along with gift shop... Read More
Gallery Calapooia 1st Friday & Artist Reception 6:00 pm
Monteith Living History Saturdays 2023 12:00 pm
Monteith Living History Saturdays 2023 @ Monteith House
Sep 14 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
SECOND SATURDAY OF EACH MONTH 12PM-2PM Monteith LIVING HISTORY ACTIVITIES Step into 1850 with them on the second Saturday of each month, from 12 pm to 2 pm, at the Historic Monteith House. Exciting activities like, woodworking, pioneer... Read More