There’s no such thing as too much summer fun! With roots going back to 1861, this is one of the nation’s classic state fairs!
The Oregon State Fair has something for everyone. The Garden Stage and Spirit of Oregon Stage both have non-stop entertainment all day long.
Visit the World of X-Treme Air Dogs. Watch amazing dogs perform stunning airborne feats on command, flying through the air at distances that always makes the crowds roar!
Machine Mania by GK Machines is where you will find Monster Trucks, Tuff Trucks, Demolition Derby, Freestyle Motorcycles, Truck and Tractor Pulls, Flat Track Motorcycle Racing and Outlaw Kart Racing.
Now in its 23rd year at the Oregon State Fair, the popular Fair Lift has provided countless pleasure trips across the fairgrounds. The aerial view is a doozy! The leisurely ten-minute ride travels at an altitude of about 30 feet.
Don’t forget to visit the rustic log cabin, the stables for equine events, the livestock barn, home-crafted items, and the list goes on and on! Of course there are the favorite fair foods like cotton candy and elephant ears.
If you like carnival rides there are 44 to choose from with 7 of those rides considered as “Spectacular!”.
The Newport 60+ Adventure Van will be leaving on Friday, August 26, 2016 at 8:00 am and will be returning around 5:00 pm. The cost for this trip is $16.00. Seating is limited, so reserve your spot by calling 541-265-9617, or stop by the office located at 20 SE 2nd St., in Newport. For a complete listing of fun classes, trips, and events go to www:newportoregon.gov/sc.