SKH Weekend RoundUp: Before we all gobble up some turkey, time to take part in a few wonderful events happening in our area this weekend including the Wild Arts Festival, the OryCon science fiction convention, and a fun little biking scavenger hunt called Cranksgiving.
Beaujolais Nouveau Win Festival Fri., November 17, 2017
A ticket to Beaujolais Nouveau includes tastes of the latest vintage from Oregon, Washington, and France, plus a gourmet buffet at the Heathman Hotel.
Wild Arts FestivalSat.-Sun., November 18 – 19, 2017
Wild Arts Festival features 70 artists and 30 authors inspired by nature, plus a silent auction to benefit the Audubon Society at Montgomery Park.
OryCon Science-Fiction ConventionFri.-Sun., November 17 – 19, 2017
Meet sci-fi and fantasy authors and artists, and attend panels, workshops, dances, games, and vendor exhibits at OryCon at Red Lion Hotel (Jantzen Beach).
Olio Nuovo Olive Oil FestivalFri.-Sun., November 17 – 19, 2017
Taste unfiltered extra virgin olive oil with appetizers and wine, and watch the olive mill in action during Olio Nuovo Festival at Oregon Olive Mill in Dayton. Free.
Cranksgiving, Thanksgiving scavenger huntSat., November 18, 2017
Cranksgiving is a scavenger hunt on your bicycle for Thanksgiving food that you donate to a food bank, with prizes. Bring $20, a bag/pack, a camera, and a bike lock to Velo Cult.