The Summer Event Season in Full Swing

The Summer Event Season in Full Swing

Fun for all in the Tualatin Valley

Tualatin Valley is brimming with vibrant events every weekend. From music and art festivals to the annual county fair, there is something for every family to enjoy throughout July.

 

Ten Tiny Dances | Free | July 13 | The Beaverton Round | 12600 SW Crescent St. | Beaverton | tentinydances.org.

Watch ten talented choreographers perform on one very small stage at the Beaverton Round. This highly anticipated, free event presents the work of exemplary contemporary and traditional choreographers on a four-foot-by-four-foot stage and highlights the artistic and cultural diversity of Beaverton. Admission is free.

Viva Tualatin! A Celebration of Arts and Culture | Free | July 13 | Tualatin Community Park | tualatinoregon.gov. ¡Viva Tualatin! A Celebration of Arts and Culture honors Tualatin’s vibrant Latino, Pacific Islander and Asian communities.  Enjoy art activities, food, and live performances, including a special concert by A Cara O Cruz. Admission is free.

 

Washington County Fair | Free | July 19-28 | Westside Commons | 801 NE 34th Ave. | Hillsboro | bigfairfun.com

The Washington County Fair celebrates its 20th anniversary of “free fun.” Westside Commons in Hillsboro is your place for BIG FAIR FUN. This annual county fair includes amusement rides, live entertainment, food, livestock exhibits and more. Admission, as always, is free.

Sherwood Robin Hood Festival | Free | July 19-20 | Old Town Sherwood | robinhoodfestival.org. Old Town Sherwood transforms itself into a picturesque Renaissance village for this annual event. Meet Maid Marian and her Court, as well as the dashing Robin Hood. The merriment includes live music from popular modern-day bands from the Portland area, a Vendor Village with great shopping, a knighting ceremony and more.

Concours d’Elegance 50th Anniversary | $10-$25 | July 19-21 | Various locations | Forest Grove | forestgroveconcours.org. Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the annual Concours d’Elegance all weekend long. Forest Grove’s event, featuring antique and classic collectible cars, is the longest-running Concours d’Elegance in the Pacific Northwest. Enjoy more than 300 classic and modified cars on the tree-shaded campus of Pacific University. The event kicks off with a concert at McMenamins Grand Lodge. Visit the event website for ticket information.

La Strada dei Pastelli Chalk Art Festival | Free | July 20-21 | Downtown Hillsboro | tvcreates.org. La Strada dei Pastelli Chalk Art Festival is a FREE summer festival featuring a window into the creative process. Festivalgoers can engage with nationally recognized and emerging visual artists as they carefully create colorful chalk art drawings down the center of the street.

 

For more information about these events and a listing of events and festivals in Tualatin Valley, visit tualatinvalley.org.