SKH Weekend RoundUp: Bigfoot, Beer & Miniature Air Show

As you gear for the big solar eclipse on Monday here are a few events to keep you busy this weekend, including the first ever Oregon Bigfoot fest, a tractor pull in Banks and a miniature air show in Forest Grove. And as always there are some wonderful beer, wine and food fests in our region. Enjoy!


Sat., August 19, 2017

Bigfoot Festival

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Got Sasquatch? The inaugural Oregon Bigfoot Festival promises Bigfoot exhibits, special presentations, guest speakers, food carts, merchandise vendors, and carnival-style games at Glenn Otto Park in Troutdale.


Fri.-Sun., August 18 – 20, 2017

Banks Barbecue & Tractor Pull

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Banks Bar-B-Que Truck and Tractor Pull has tractor & truck pulls, barbecue sandwiches, a beer garden, a parade (Sunday at 11 a.m.), and a combine demolition derby in Banks.


Fri.-Sun., August 18 – 20, 2017

Miniature Air Show

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Watch drones, aerobatic planes, helicopters, warbirds, and even jets perform at the Radio-Controlled (RC) Air Show, with a kids’ candy drop in Forest Grove. Yes, a candy drop for kids!


Sat., August 19, 2017 (7 p.m., VIP 6 p.m.)

Portland Beer & Music festival

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Portland Beer and Music Festival promises unlimited(!) samples of 50 craft beers, wines, and spirits, with food vendors, a DJ stage, and a live music stage indoors at the Tiffany Center.


Sat., August 19, 2017

Garlic & Tomato Festival

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The Garlic & Tomato Festival has live bluegrass music, tomato and garlic tasting, fruits and vegetables for sale, craft and art vendors, and kids’ activities at Northwest Organic Farms in Ridgefield, WA. At the fest, Washington State University (WSU) Master Gardeners will be on hand to showcase 20 different varieties of tomatoes and 10 different varieties of garlic all for the tasting.


Sat., August 19, 2017

Forest Grove Uncorked

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Forest Grove UnCorked features local wineries, artisan distilleries, micro-breweries, fine arts, and live music on Main Street in Forest Grove for age 21+. This event features Oregon’s abundance of fine wineries, micro-brew beer, spirits, skillfully crafted food, fine arts, and local music talent.