Events

Sep
19
Thu
A River Connects Us – Free Heritage Talk @ Filberts Farmhouse Kitchen
Sep 19 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Sep
21
Sat
Cider Squeeze @ Philip Foster Farm
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Bring your apples, press ours, or buy cider. Vendors, food, craftsmen and musicians all day. Fun for the whole family. We will have both the old and new parking lots available for this event.

Live music, folk dancing, kids games, tours of the houses, store open for historic books, toys, games and souvenirs, 1860’s barn with corn-grinding and cross-cut saw, Build a log cabin, use the laundry scrub board and wringer, check out our wagon shed, and visit our vendors. Blacksmithing and kids crafts. Good food, including hamburgers, hot dogs, and Joe’s Donuts!

Cider pressing: If you’re bringing apples, please bring them to the parking lot on Eagle Creek Road.

– Press cider from your own apples: $3.00/gallon
– Press cider from our apples: $6.00/gallon
– Use our jugs: $1.00 each (jugs hold 1 gallon of cider)
– Pre-pressed, pasteurized cider: $7.00/gallon

 

Sep
22
Sun
Heartstrings Music @ End of the Oregon Trail Interpretive Center
Sep 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Enjoy Oregon Trail-era music on historically-accurate instruments such as hammered and mountain dulcimers, fiddle, acoustic bass, banjo and Native American flute. Local musicians Nancy and Rob Downie share the history and origin of the tunes.

Oct
4
Fri
First Friday Film @ End of the Oregon Trail Interpretive Center
Oct 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:15 pm

Free food and beverage provided before the film; a group discussion is held afterwards.

Oct
5
Sat
Old-Time Fiddler Truman Price @ End of the Oregon Trail Interpretive Center
Oct 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Truman Price is a historian and longtime fiddle player who has explored the music of the Oregon Trail in detail.  He presents songs and tunes specific to the topic, singing while fiddling in an effortless minstrel style honed by many concerts and gatherings.

Oct
27
Sun
Heartstrings Music @ End of the Oregon Trail Interpretive Center
Oct 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Enjoy Oregon Trail-era music on historically-accurate instruments such as hammered and mountain dulcimers, fiddle, acoustic bass, banjo and Native American flute. Local musicians Nancy and Rob Downie share the history and origin of the tunes.

Nov
2
Sat
Oregon – Uncommon Facts & Unique Information with Author Steve Arndt @ End of the Oregon Trail Interpretive Center
Nov 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

How many waterfalls are there in Oregon?

Who was the first US President to visit the state of Oregon?

How many shipwrecks have happened along the Oregon Coast?

What counties grow the most cherries?

Who was the first known victim of a shark bite in Oregon?

Author Steve Arndt will share the answers to these questions and hundreds more at this presentation of his newest book.

Entertaining and interesting for all who read it, Oregon – Uncommon Facts & Unique Information prompts a spirit of adventure, head scratching, and comments of “I did not know that!” on every page.

Nov
24
Sun
Heartstrings Music @ End of the Oregon Trail Interpretive Center
Nov 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Enjoy Oregon Trail-era music on historically-accurate instruments such as hammered and mountain dulcimers, fiddle, acoustic bass, banjo and Native American flute. Local musicians Nancy and Rob Downie share the history and origin of the tunes.