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The Wood House

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Located in Eagle Point, Oregon at 12988 Hwy 62, you may have passed this rustic beauty which is an attraction for Historians, photographers and artists. The home is circa 1870, homesteader was a wounded Civil War veteran Marvin Sylvester Wood, discharged as a corporal from the United States Army in 1864. Marvin along with his brother Dennis Wood came to …

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Bear Creek Salmon Festival

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Bear Creek Salmon Festival    Happens in October in Ashland , Oregon. Bring the whole family to North Mountain Park in Ashland for this free event featuring interactive exhibits, kids activities, live animals, salmon and watershed education, Native American demonstrations, fly-casting, storytelling, live music, and the opportunity to spend the day outside exploring beautiful North Mountain Park. “Communities Connected by Water” …

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Storytelling Guild’s Children’s Festival in Jacksonville

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The Storytelling Guild presents Annual Children’s Festival every July  at the beautiful Britt Gardens in Jacksonville, Oregon. For many years, the festival has provided fun-filled summer days of affordable entertainment for the entire family! The first Children’s Festival was in 1967 and began as a small storytelling program, billed as: “A Child’s Fun ‘N Fantasy Afternoon” and was held under …

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Pear Blossom Festival

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Every year in Medford, Oregon the Rogue Valley Celebrates with the Annual Pear Blossom Festival. Beginning at the end of March with Pageants, followed by Golf Tournament, Fun Runs, Bike Rides, Food Events and more! The Parade and Street Fair are held in downtown Medford. There is fun for all ages! A must do event if you are visiting the …

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Annual Umpqua Festival of Lights and World’s Largest Nutcracker 

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  Driving through Riverbend Park in Roseburg, Oregon, you will see over  90 animated displays which are lit up by over 500,000 festive lights. This must see Holiday spectacle showcases many fun and unique lights shaped into everything from the classic Santa to dinosaurs and spaceships. New to the lightshow this year are character depictions from Disney’s Frozen. You will …

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Umpqua Valley Festival of Lights

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Festival of Lights at River Forks Park The Festival of Lights has become an annual tradition in Douglas County, drawing 25,000 visitors per year and generating hundreds of thousands of dollars for Rotary Club scholarships and service projects since 1993. The Festival of Lights opens at River Forks Park in Roseburg, Oregon starting at the end of November and runs …

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The Healthy Food Festival

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                                                                                      The Annual Healthy Food Festival is held  in Grants Pass, Oregon in September.  A wide variety of …

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