SKH Weekend RoundUp: Wine, Wild Arts and… Cranksgiving?

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.

Link:

http://www.afportland.org/2017/11/beaujolais-nouveau-2017-in-portland/

 


 

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.

Link:

http://wildartsfestival.org

 


 

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).

Link:

http://wildartsfestival.org

 


 

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.

Link:

http://redridgefarms.com/rr-event/2016-olio-nuovo-festival

 


 

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.

Link:

https://www.facebook.com/events/2107943529483112/