Arts & CultureMusic

Music: New Year's Eve — a musical affair

With New Year’s Eve fast approaching, it’s time to finalize those celebration plans, and what better way to spend the evening than with an awe-inspiring concert? Here are a few events that the Northwest has to offer this coming New Year’s Eve. Choose wisely and enjoy your choice wholeheartedly — …

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The Whiteaker neighborhood to host its 6th annual block party this Saturday

This Saturday, the Whiteaker neighborhood will continue to build community ties by hosting the 6th annual Whiteaker Block Party. The event will showcase vendors, art and fashion native to one of Eugene’s quirkiest neighborhoods. The block party originated six years ago from a small group of friends who decided to …

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Tour the Whiteaker district to see a different side of Eugene

Homegrown businesses have livened up the ‘Whit’ in recent years, helping improve the district’s city-wide reputation.

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Taste testing at three local breweries in search of the best

Emerald reporter and sophisticated man Alando Ballantyne, photographer Alex McDougall and I went on the hunt to discover the best that Eugene breweries have to offer, which included trying four samples at three of our local breweries: Oakshire, Hop Valley and Ninkasi.