Hood River County Fairgrounds Events 2018

January 30, 2018
ATTN: NEWS, FOOD, and  EVENT CALENDAR EDITORS AND DIRECTORS
FROM: THE HOOD RIVER COUNTY FAIR BOARD
RE: UPCOMING HOOD RIVER VALLEY EVENTS AT HOOD RIVER CO. FAIRGROUNDS
 
 
                                                                                         Contact: Clara Rice
                                                                                                        541-354-2865
                                                                                                        hrfair@hrecn.net
                                                                                     
For Immediate Release
For use on event calendars
January 2018
 
    The Hood River County Fairgrounds, located south of the City of Hood River, lies at the heart of Oregon’s scenic Hood River Valley. It’s the location of many popular area events and activities! Following is basic information about a number of the special events to be held during  2018  at the Hood River County Fairgrounds. Please include them as you prepare your event calendars. Additional information is available at the listed contact number and website. All of these events are organized by the Hood River County Fair Board. And please watch for press releases containing more complete information about individual events as the time for them draws near.    
     Thank you.
 
BLOSSOM CRAFT SHOW
April 21-22, 2018
10 a.m to 5 p.m.
At the Hood River County Fairgrounds, 3020 Wy’east Road, Hood River, OR
541-354-2865
www.hoodriverfair.org
 
    Celebrate blossom time in the beautiful Hood River Valley by visiting the Blossom Craft Show. Find fine art, arts and crafts, gourmet food items, jewelry, soft goods, photographs, and much more. Taste award-winning local wines, and enjoy delicious food. Add to your yard and garden with purchases at the Odell Garden Club plant sale, or at one of the other vendors offering plants and shrubs. The Columbia Gorge Fruit Growers plan to have tasty fresh pears for sale. Additional special displays and offerings. Free admission and parking.
 
 
HOOD RIVER COUNTY FAIR
July 25-28, 2018
At the Hood River County Fairgrounds, 3020 Wy’east Road, Hood River, OR
541-354-2865
www.hoodriverfair.org
 
    The Hood River County Fair arrives with fun and entertainment for the whole family in the scenic heart of the beautiful Hood River Valley! Tradition, with plenty of exciting "new" attractions! This year’s theme is “Rides, Games, and Country Things.” The Hood River County Fair has been named "Best in Oregon." There’s great nationally-known entertainment—including Country Music’s Craig Morgan on Saturday, July 28. Also, find fascinating displays, carnival rides, daily music and entertainment, livestock, flowers, 4-H exhibits, art, tasty food, and much, much more. The fair offers something special for everyone.
 
 
GORGE FRUIT & CRAFT FAIR
October 20-21, 2018
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
At the Hood River County Fairgrounds, 3020 Wy’east Road, Hood River, OR
541-354-2865
www.hoodriverfair.org
 
     Featuring the best of the Columbia River Gorge--and only the Columbia River Gorge! Find fruit and produce at the height of the region's harvest season, along with a wide variety of arts and crafts created by Gorge artisans. There is food, local wine, a flower show, fun and activities in a scenic, park-like venue. The fair is known for its  relaxed and fun atmosphere--it's a great way to celebrate the Columbia River Gorge's famous harvest season! Free admission and parking.
 
LAST CHANCE HOLIDAY BAZAAR
December 8-9, 2018
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Hood River County Fairgrounds, 3020 Wy’east Road, Hood River, OR
541-354-2865
www.hoodriverfair.org
 
     The last chance to find those one-of-a-kind holiday gifts! Browse wonderful arts and crafts, holiday items, clothing,  home decorations, gourmet foods, baked goods, and much more. Tasty winter lunches and snacks are available. Free admission and parking.