Sounds of Summer Concert Series!

July 23, 2014 10:00 am

The City of Lake Oswego hosts eight Sounds of Summer concerts on Wednesday nights in July and August. Tonight, join Paperback Writer (Beatles Tribute Band) at Foothills Park from 7:00 to 9:00 pm, all concerts are free and family friendly!

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Fairs and Festivals and Movies, Oh My!

July 23, 2014 9:10 am

It's the middle of summer and there's still so much going on! Below are a few of the festivals and fairs that will be going on through the weekend. We hope you're having a great summer!

Oregon Brewers Festival – July 23 – 27 – Try 80 different craft beers (or visit the root beer garden), eat pub food, hear live music, and learn about home brewing at Oregon Brewers Festival at Tom McCall Waterfront Park on the Willamette River.

Motocross Anniversary Race – July 24, 2014 – Expect an exciting time at the biggest MX of the year, the Motocross Anniversary Race at Portland International Raceway.

County fair – July 24 – 27, 2014 – Washington County Fair offers carnival rides, farm animals, a kid village, food booths, motorsport shows, and stage entertainment in Hillsboro. Free.

Pinot Noir Celebration – July 25 – 27, 2014 – The International Pinot Noir Celebration attracts world-renowned winemakers, chefs, epicures, and wine lovers to Linfield College in McMinnville to taste Pinot noir, savor fine food, and tour a vineyard.

Reggae music festival – July 25 – 27, 2014 – Enjoy roots, rock, and reggae on two stages at the family friendly and sustainable Northwest World Reggae Festival near Astoria.

Movies in the square – July 25 – Aug. 29, 2014 – Flicks on the Bricks shows films at Pioneer Courthouse Square in Portland, July 25 and Aug. 8, 15, 29. Free.

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Local History Is on Display at Oswego Heritage House

July 22, 2014 1:57 pm

Oswego Heritage House is a valuable community resource whose mission is to preserve and promote the town’s culture and history. Built in 1920, the Colonial Revival building features a collection of historic documents, as well as a library and small museum.

It plays host to a variety of functions and exhibits, including art shows, historical displays, classes, and lectures. The Annual Holiday Show gives attendees a chance to do their seasonal shopping from an array of items made by local artists and craftspeople, including paintings, jewelry, pottery, fiber arts, and more.

Visitors can purchase an illustrated history of Lake Oswego, Iron, Wood and Water, at the house. Oswego Heritage House can also be rented for weddings and other functions.

Oswego Heritage House
398 10th Street
Lake Oswego, OR 97034
(503) 635-6373
www.oswegoheritage.org
www.yelp.com/biz/oswego-heritage-house-lake-oswego

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