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.

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Pacific Lamprey Geocaching Adventure @ Willamette River from Portland to Eugene
Aug 28 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.

Hanging Around Town @ Downtown Corvallis
Aug 28 all-day
Hanging Around Town @ Downtown Corvallis

The Corvallis Art Guild members are hanging their 2-D works at venues throughout the Corvallis and Benton County area. To find out “Who’s Hanging Where,” visit ClotheslineSale.com.

Heart of Willamette Wineries Summertime Wine Tour
Aug 28 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.

The Bounty of Benton County 2014 @ Benton County, Oregon
Aug 28 all-day
The Bounty of Benton County 2014 @ Benton County, Oregon | Oregon | United States

Explore Benton County this Labor Day weekend! The annual Bounty of Benton County is an event that features unique views, tastes, and experiences, all amazingly in our local area. Participants purchase a passport to tour the designated sights which include wineries, farms, kids’ activities and much more. Each location provides something of value for passport holders –a wine tasting, food sampling, and discounts on items, tours or experiences.

Cool Tools! @ Benton County Museum
Aug 28 @ 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.

PROMISE Poster Galleria @ Giustina Gallery
Aug 28 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
PROMISE Poster Galleria @ Giustina Gallery | Corvallis | Oregon | United States

osu_logo_29PROMISE is a ten-week developmental internship program designed to provide professional, managerial, or technical paid work experience.

Each year we celebrate the accomplishments of our interns through a Poster Galleria at The LaSells Stewart Center on campus. We would like to formally invite everyone to attend this event and see what amazing work the PROMISE interns have been up to. We have Interns in a wide variety of sites, leading a full range of projects, who are eager to show the OSU community their contributions.

Craft Beer & Hard Cider Tastings on Thursday
Aug 28 @ 11:00 am – 11:00 pm
Craft Beer & Hard Cider Tastings on Thursday @ 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
Aug 28 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Winery Tasting Room Hours @ Corvallis & Benton County, Oregon

Heart of Willamette Wineries

Photo by Lainey Dyer.

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.

Brown Bag Art Talk: Expanding Vision @ The Arts Center
Aug 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Brown Bag Art Talk: Expanding Vision @ The Arts Center | Corvallis | Oregon | United States

MobilePhotographyThis juried features works of mobile photography, photos created only on smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices. Brown Bag Artist Talks are always free and open to the public. Visit TheArtsCenter.net for more information.

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Expanding Vision: Mobile Photography at the Arts Center @ The Arts Center
Aug 28 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Expanding Vision: Mobile Photography at the Arts Center @ The Arts Center | Corvallis | Oregon | United States

The best camera is the one you have with you!

This juried show will feature works of mobile photography, photos created only on smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices. Visit TheArtsCenter.net and watch this space for more information.

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Johnny Beaver at The Arts Center @ The Arts Center
Aug 28 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Johnny Beaver at The Arts Center @ The Arts Center | Corvallis | Oregon | United States

The Corrine Woodman Gallery presents Corvallis painter Johnny Beaver’s work August 12 through September 3, 2014.

Beaver received art education in Germany, currently studies at Linn-Benton Community College, and has already received his fair share of exhibitions and awards. Beaver represents just one of the many emerging young artists in our area that The Arts Center has and will feature.

For more information, visit our blog.

Device Grips @ Bombs Away Cafe
Aug 28 @ 9:00 pm
Device Grips @ Bombs Away Cafe | Corvallis | Oregon | United States

See Device Grips at Bombs Away Cafe.

Wearing their souls on their flesh, igniting ancient energy through sound, Device Grips is the four-headed dragon that will save your whole town.

Feeding Frenzy & Red Diesel @ Cloud & Kelly's Public House
Aug 28 @ 9:00 pm – Aug 29 @ 12:00 am
Feeding Frenzy & Red Diesel @ Cloud & Kelly's Public House | Corvallis | Oregon | United States

Feeding Frenzy is a five-member folk outfit from Fairbanks, Alaska. The band is an exercise in polarity – soft melodies and singer/songwriter influenced songs meet high-energy melodious sing-alongs throughout their set. For more information about this and other events at Cloud & Kelly’s, visit the events page on their website.

Aug
29
Fri
Pacific Lamprey Geocaching Adventure @ Willamette River from Portland to Eugene
Aug 29 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.

Hanging Around Town @ Downtown Corvallis
Aug 29 all-day
Hanging Around Town @ Downtown Corvallis

The Corvallis Art Guild members are hanging their 2-D works at venues throughout the Corvallis and Benton County area. To find out “Who’s Hanging Where,” visit ClotheslineSale.com.

Featured Event

The Bounty of Benton County
Aug.16, 2014 – Sept. 1, 2014
A celebration of what rural Benton County has to offer – while helping to support programs for rural Benton County families. Learn more.

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