Corvallis Events Calendar

Looking for something to do during your stay in Corvallis, Oregon? Our Benton County and Corvallis events calendar is a great place to start. We list hundreds of events happening in and around Corvallis and Benton County, Oregon, from wine tastings to live music, symphonies to art shows, organized hikes, cycling events, community classes, fairs, festivals and more.

Our calendar below can be filtered several different ways to help you find the events you’re most interested in. Click on the buttons labeled “Categories” or “Tags” to sort events by interest or topic, and use the button labeled “Agenda” to change the calendar view to “Month,” “Week” or “Day.” There are arrow buttons over the calendar that can be used to page through past and future events, and you can click the calendar icon to select specific dates.

You can also check out some other local events calendars, here: City of Corvallis | Corvallis Public Library | Oregon State University | Darkside Cinema Movie Listings | First Alternative Co-Op | Corvallis Sustainability Coalition.

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Pacific Lamprey Geocaching Adventure @ Willamette River from Portland to Eugene
Sep 22 all-day
Pacific Lamprey Geocaching Adventure @ Willamette River from Portland to Eugene | Oregon | United States

Ready for an adventure? Get outside to learn about the Pacific Lamprey, one of the world’s oldest and most interesting fish! Explore nature and discover geocaching, a fun, family-friendly activity. A hand-carved Lamprey has made its way to the ocean and is ready to migrate back upstream along the Columbia and Willamette, “swimming” from cache site to site by way of human helpers. Can you find this cutie and help it on its way? See Geocaching.com for more information. Sponsored by US Fish and Wildlife Service.

Car Free Day
Sep 22 all-day
Car Free Day @ Corvallis | Oregon | United States

Join your neighbors and people all over the world for a Car Free Day of biking, walking, or taking the bus. Display your car-free swag throughout the day!

Start your day by joining with friends at a neighborhood “check point” on your way to work or school. Between 7 and 9 am, each of the following sites will have free food, drinks, freebies, prizes, info about transportation options, and bike safety checks:

  • First Alternative Co-op South (1007 SE 3rd at Chapman Place)
  • Skate Park (at 2nd Street and “B” Avenue, under the highway bypass)
  • Western View Center (35th Street near SW Philomath Blvd.)
  • First Alternative Co-op North (2855 NW Grant Avenue at 29th Street)
  • Corvallis High School (1400 NW Buchanan Avenue on 11th Street side)
  • NW Hills Community Church (3300 NW Walnut Blvd., west of 29th)
  • Crossroads Christian Fellowship (2555 NW Highland Drive at Walnut – SE corner)
  • Cheldelin Middle School (987 NE Conifer Blvd.)

See also: Car Free Festival and Car Free Festival: Storytime & Parade.

Heart of Willamette Wineries Summertime Wine Tour
Sep 22 all-day
Heart of Willamette Wineries Summertime Wine Tour @ Oregon | United States

Join us for the Heart of Willamette Wineries Summertime Wine Tour!

Pick up a passport and tour Heart of Willamette Wineries between June 21st and September 23rd for free tastings and a chance to win a fantastic Grand Prize!

The Summertime Wine Tour runs from June 21 through September 23. You can buy a ticket for $20 from any Heart of Willamette Winery. Your ticket gets you a free tasting at each winery you visit. Each winery will stamp your ticket, and once you’ve filled it up, you can turn it in to any HOWW winery to be entered to win the Grand Prize: an afternoon guided barrel tour for 4 to HOWW wineries of the winner’s choice!

Everyone with a completed ticket will also get a Heart of Willamette Wineries t-shirt. For more information, see the HOWW Summertime Wine Tour flyer. To purchase your passport online, visit our Wine Tour page.

International Student Orientation 2014
Sep 22 – Sep 23 all-day
International Student Orientation 2014 @ Corvallis | Oregon | United States

This is an international student orientation event, sponsored by INTO Oregon State University.

2nd Annual Crater Lake Show & Experience @ Giustina Gallery
Sep 22 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
2nd Annual Crater Lake Show & Experience @ Giustina Gallery | Corvallis | Oregon | United States

Each year we encourage all participating artists to take a trip to Oregon’s wonderful national park, Crater Lake. Although it’s not a requirement, the experience and feeling of the moment when you reach the crater’s rim or turn the corner to another wonder, all reflect in the expression of the art. Those moments and feelings are what the 2nd Annual Crater Lake Show & Experience will capture and share with viewers.

Craft Beer & Hard Cider Tastings on Monday
Sep 22 @ 11:00 am – 11:00 pm
Craft Beer & Hard Cider Tastings on Monday @ Corvallis | Oregon | United States

Raise Your GlassAward-winning wines aren’t the only thing Benton County is known for – we also have a rich and active craft beer culture, featuring several local craft breweries, as well as a cider house and a new meadery. Check out their tasting room hours below and drop in to sample their wares.

Winery Tasting Room Hours @ Corvallis & Benton County, Oregon
Sep 22 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Winery Tasting Room Hours @ Corvallis & Benton County, Oregon

In the mood for a wine tasting? You’re in the right place. Corvallis, Oregon boasts more than 20 beautiful boutique vineyards. Visit HeartOfWillamette.com to learn more about our local wineries, and check the listings below for daily tasting hours.

Bryson Skaar @ Imagine Coffee
Sep 22 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Bryson Skaar @ Imagine Coffee | Corvallis | Oregon | United States

Local musician Bryson Skaar plays piano at Imagine Coffee every Monday night at 7:30pm.

Sep
23
Tue
Pacific Lamprey Geocaching Adventure @ Willamette River from Portland to Eugene
Sep 23 all-day
Pacific Lamprey Geocaching Adventure @ Willamette River from Portland to Eugene | Oregon | United States

Ready for an adventure? Get outside to learn about the Pacific Lamprey, one of the world’s oldest and most interesting fish! Explore nature and discover geocaching, a fun, family-friendly activity. A hand-carved Lamprey has made its way to the ocean and is ready to migrate back upstream along the Columbia and Willamette, “swimming” from cache site to site by way of human helpers. Can you find this cutie and help it on its way? See Geocaching.com for more information. Sponsored by US Fish and Wildlife Service.

Heart of Willamette Wineries Summertime Wine Tour
Sep 23 all-day
Heart of Willamette Wineries Summertime Wine Tour @ Oregon | United States

Join us for the Heart of Willamette Wineries Summertime Wine Tour!

Pick up a passport and tour Heart of Willamette Wineries between June 21st and September 23rd for free tastings and a chance to win a fantastic Grand Prize!

The Summertime Wine Tour runs from June 21 through September 23. You can buy a ticket for $20 from any Heart of Willamette Winery. Your ticket gets you a free tasting at each winery you visit. Each winery will stamp your ticket, and once you’ve filled it up, you can turn it in to any HOWW winery to be entered to win the Grand Prize: an afternoon guided barrel tour for 4 to HOWW wineries of the winner’s choice!

Everyone with a completed ticket will also get a Heart of Willamette Wineries t-shirt. For more information, see the HOWW Summertime Wine Tour flyer. To purchase your passport online, visit our Wine Tour page.

2nd Annual Crater Lake Show & Experience @ Giustina Gallery
Sep 23 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
2nd Annual Crater Lake Show & Experience @ Giustina Gallery | Corvallis | Oregon | United States

Each year we encourage all participating artists to take a trip to Oregon’s wonderful national park, Crater Lake. Although it’s not a requirement, the experience and feeling of the moment when you reach the crater’s rim or turn the corner to another wonder, all reflect in the expression of the art. Those moments and feelings are what the 2nd Annual Crater Lake Show & Experience will capture and share with viewers.

Public Health Graduate Program Orientation @ Construction and Engineering Hall
Sep 23 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Public Health Graduate Program Orientation @ Construction and Engineering Hall | Corvallis | Oregon | United States

Watch the LaSells Stewart Center events calendar for more information about this meeting at the date approaches.

Cool Tools! @ Benton County Museum
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Cool Tools! @ Benton County Museum | Philomath | Oregon | United States

Cool Tools! is now open at Benton County Museum in Philomath. Tools of regional and national significance from the workshop, laboratory, farm, field and home are featured. Informational labels are available on touch screen computers or your own smartphone.

Visitors see the surveying tools used by Oregon pioneer Joseph C. Avery (1817-1876) to lay out the town of Marysville (later Corvallis) in 1851, as well as a theodolite used to survey Lake Superior in 1869. This exhibition contains a chain saw that might be the largest you’ve ever seen! The HP35 calculator and the Hewlett-Packard ThinkJet printer had profound effects on American life and we have the objects and share their stories. Tools for agriculture, engineering, robotics, textiles, distilling, lumbering, surveying, and woodworking are all represented. Cool Tools! will be open through 2014 on the ground floor of the museum. Rotating art exhibitions are featured in the second floor Moreland Auditorium.

Yuji Hiratsuka Works on Paper @ Benton County Museum
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Yuji Hiratsuka Works on Paper @ Benton County Museum | Philomath | Oregon | United States

Yuji Hiratsuka Works on Paper: Prints, Drawings and Book Arts opens at Benton County Historical Museum on Friday, September 5, 2014. The exhibition will be on view through October 11, 2014.

“Yuji Hiratsuka needs no introduction in artistic, institutional, or academic print making circles. His widely known, brilliantly conceived and executed intaglio prints are second to none, today,” notes Stephen A. Fredericks, Founder of The New York Society of Etchers.

The museum is open Tuesday through Saturday, 10am to 4:30pm. Admission is always free!

Craft Beer & Hard Cider Tastings on Tuesday
Sep 23 @ 11:00 am – 11:00 pm
Craft Beer & Hard Cider Tastings on Tuesday @ Corvallis | Oregon | United States

Award-winning wines aren’t the only thing Benton County is known for – we also have a rich and active craft beer culture, featuring several local craft breweries, as well as a cider house and a new meadery. Check out their tasting room hours below and drop in to sample their wares.

Featured Event

Rhapsody in the Vineyard
Sept. 13, 3:30pm - 7pm.
Stroll beautiful downtown Corvallis during Rhapsody in the Vineyard and sample the luscious vintages of our local wineries. Learn more.

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