There's nothing that says new life like spring, spring beer and winefest that is. The Convention Center hosts on Friday and Saturday this year with more than 80 beers, 30 wineries and spirits from Northwest distilleries. Music, and cheese too. For more details check out SpringBeerfest.com
Lots of great music all over Oregon this weekend -- At the Ash St on Friday a full on POrtland fest at "Rock of Ages" - The Mediam, Prize Country, Black Eyes & Neckties, Diesto, Accidental Gun Death, Pillowfight, Dead Scene City, The Greater Midwest, No Go Know, The Empty, This Fair City and Federation of Eagles. Whew.
Hey SALEM - a shout out for the Cherry city music fest Thursday through Saturday. 140 bands from the NW at 15 venues. This is the first of it's kind in Capital City and I gotta hand it to those kids for doing an awesome job putting it together. Hey Eugene - I dare you!
Check out the whole lineup at CherryCityMusic.com
At the East End on SE Grand - Giant Bug Village joins the line up to honor Robert Pollard and Guided By Voices. Saturday
For those of you with the little ones - hopefully it doesn't rain to hard for the Alpenrose Dairy's Easter egg hunt
A terrific farm setting near the city, if you haven't ever been to this dairy, check it out, they host many events.