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Highlights from Bumbershoot day two: J. Cole, Superorganism and Young Thug deliver exciting and provoking performances

The whimsy of day one was just a warm up for the fun and games of Bumbershoot day two, featuring performances from J. Cole, T-Pain, Young Thug and others. The day started off with “Yogashoot,” an open yoga session at the Mural Amphitheatre Stage. Demonstrations of glass blowing, pottery wheel …

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Photos: 2018 Bumbershoot day one hosts a vivid display of music, art and livelihood

                                                        MORE: Read the highlights from 2018 Bumbershoot day one Follow Sarah Northrop on Instagram: @sartakespics Follow Dana Sparks on Instagram: @danasparksphoto

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Photos: 49th Oregon Country Fair offers a whimsical weekend between the trees

                                                                      Follow Dana Sparks on Instagram: @danasparksphoto Follow Austin Willhoft on Twitter: @_awilly_

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Sasquatch! Music Festival announces its discontinuation

After 17 years of inspiring music performances backgrounded by the breathtaking views of Washington’s Columbia River Gorge, Sasquatch! Music Festival has announced that it is ceasing operations and will not hold its annual festival next spring, Willamette Week reports. Sasquatch! founder Adam Zacks announced the festival’s end on June 28th …

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Photos: 2018 Sasquatch! Music Festival day two brings the heat

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Explore Irish culture at Eugene’s Irish Cultural Festival

For the ninth consecutive year, Eugene will welcome the Irish Culture Festival, beginning on March 7. The festival, which features a variety of workshops and performances, is intended to be a celebration of Celtic heritage in Oregon as well as a learning experience. Coordinator Peggy Hinsman offered insight regarding the …

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Video: New Oregon music festival, WTF

“What The Festival” is a new music festival that saw the light of day this weekend deep in the heart of central Oregon. The festival featured electronic artists, live performers, and lots of animal masks. Thank you MiMOSA for use of the song, “Drippin.”

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What The Festival brings dance music to White River Canyon

A new music festival is set to bring electronic dance music to the serenity of White River Canyon, Oregon, from July 27-29. Located roughly 100 miles outside of Portland in a beautiful desert valley, WTF?! (What The Festival) will have a healthy lineup of some of the top artists in …

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Video: A Fair to Remember

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mwM18NTVA9E?hl=en&fs=1&w=425&h=349]   Veneta, Oregon sees its numbers swell for three days of music, art, food, costumes and people of all shapes, colors and backgrounds.  It’s called the Oregon Country Fair, and this village of sorts welcomes people from around the country and world.  Check out the cast of characters …

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