Saturday, April 27, 2013
Oregon Ag Fest (Family Event)
Time: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Oregon State Fairgrounds
Oregon Ag Fest is a family event featuring an incredible array of hands-on, interactive activities, set in a fun-filled, festive atmosphere to help kids learn where their food and fiber comes from. Nearly 18,000 people attend Ag Fest annually to touch, taste, and experience the incredible world of Oregon agriculture in a fun-filled, festive environment. Some of the family-friendly weekend events include: Race a mini pedal tractor, watch chicks hatch, see a sheep get a haircut, ride a pony, plant seedlings, and meet farm animals! Admission $9 for 13 and over. 12 and under are free.
Tualatin Valley Garden Club & Tualatin Valley Rhodedendron Society (Home And Garden)
Time: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Washington County Fairplex, 34th Ave. & Cornell Rd.
49th Annual plant sale, Over 100 varieties of tomatoes, many vegetable plants, blueberries, caneberries, herbs, hanging baskets, trees & shrubs, annnuals, perrenials, native plants.April 27th 9 -5, April 28th 10-4 FREE ADMISSION FREE PARKING
Oregon Potters Assocation's 31st Annual Ceramic Showechase (Community Event)
Time: 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Location: Oregon Convention Center
Oregon Potters Association presents the 31st Annual Ceramic Showcase, the largest sale and show of ceramics in the U. S. This one-of-a-kind, three-day event will feature more than 170 booths of diverse, spectacular art for the home, garden and office. In addition to the pieces for purchase, the Ceramic Showcase will celebrate Oregon’s food and beverage heritage with a special focus on all kinds of functional, hand-crafted pottery for the table. This year’s event also will feature a special installation, “A Moveable Feast” of place settings donated by OPA members. Proceeds from the sale of the place settings will benefit Partners for a Hunger-Free Oregon, a nonprofit dedicated to ending childhood hunger. Local chefs also will participate in cooking demonstrations throughout the weekend.