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Cedarhouse Concerts in Monroe

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Live Folk and Acoustic Music Around Town

Cozmic Pizza, Charnelton & Broadway, Eugene

Oregon Festival of American Music (OFAM

MAC'S at the Vet's Club 1626 Willamette St., Eugene (541) 344-8600

Sam Bond's Garage, 407 Blair, Eugene

Sam Bond's Brewery, 540 E 8th Ave, Eugene, OR 97401 (541) 246-8162

WOW Hall 8th and Lincoln, Eugene.


For more complete info on Corvallis music events, (and dances too), check the CFS web page: CFS Calendar

Tuesdays: 9-12pm Bluegrass Music Jam, Sam Bond's Garage, 407 Blair, Eugene. Free.

Wednesdays: Irish Music Jam at Mac's At The Vets Club, 1626 Willamette St, 7:30-10:00pm, free

Thursdays: Russian Classical and Folk Singing group, 2650 Willamette, 6:30pm. Free.

Saturdays: 5 pm Old Time Music Jam, Sam Bond's Garage, 407 Blair, Eugene. Free.

Saturdays: Saturday Market, and Farmer's Market, 8th & Oak St, downtown, Music stage. Free.

Sundays: 4-7 pm Irish Music Jam, Sam Bond's Garage, 407 Blair, Eugene. Free.


Old time music festival with concerts, workshops, jam sessions, and dances.


 The Olympia Old-Time Music Festival "This is the fourth annual Oly Old-Time Music Festival, held in beautiful Olympia Washington. There will be two square dances, an awesome concert, workshops for various instruments, and tons of jamming all weekend long. This is a festival for old time musicians, square dancers, contra dancers, folk enthusiasts, shape note singers, and all others that can enjoy having a good old time. Visit our website to find the detailed schedule of events." $10 each evening, many free events during the days.

Wintergrass Bluegrass Festival, Bellevue, WA.


Eugene Irish Cultural Festival. Friday evening concert at the UofO Beall Concert Hall Saturday daytime events: 10:30-6:00 at Sheldon High School

Singtime Frolics Portland Folkmusic Society's 28th annual Singtime Frolics is a weekend of folk music at woodsy Camp Adams near Molalla, OR. Song circles! Workshops! Singing and jamming all weekend! Guest artists . Info: Jinx Kuehn, jkuehn@teleport.com, Registration forms at http://portlandfolkmusic.org/ in early January.


Spring Fling Rendezvous Annual hammered dulcimer festival at Oral Hill Park (just outside Sandy, OR). 1st weekend in May: Camp Westwind Salem Folklore Community's Annual Spring Music and Dance Weekend on the Oregon coast, north of Lincoln City. Registration must be postmarked Feb. 24th or later. Usually fills up immediately. A make your own fun weekend of music dance and song, usually featuring swing, contras, and Scandinavian, all other types are welcome. Also camper concert, music jamming, music & dance workshops, evening dances. Limited to first 150 who apply. For more info: Alan (503) 838-2575


Willamette Valley Old Time Social Held in Eugene Oregon, various locations early May.  For more information www.mudcityoldtime.org./thesocial

Eugene Scottish Festival Held at Peace Presbyterian Church, 3060 River Road, Eugene, OR. Family events, music & dance performances, parades and more.

Northwest Folklife Festival Memorial Day Weekend, Seattle Center. Free music, dancing, jamming, crafts, food, workshops, film, and more. Attendance can reach 50,000 people on a sunny day.


Lady of the Lake - Music and Dance Camp a week long dance camp, sponsored by the Spokane Folklore Society. Held on Lake C'oeur d'Alene, Idaho, 60 miles east of Spokane.


Festival of American Fiddle Tunes Port Townsend, Washington. week-long series of workshops and performances, with nationally and internationally renowned staff.

Waterfront Blues Festival Big name Blues music, Portland OR

Oregon Country Fair Veneta, OR. Music, food, crafts, creativity, costumes, circus, parade, and more. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Free buses from Eugene locations.

Vancouver Folk Festival Vancouver BC. Jericho Beach Park. Info: 800-883-3655

Da Vinci Days Corvallis. Music, art, science, films, and a "kinetic sculpture race" both days.

Willamette Valley Autoharp Festival Western Mennonite School, Salem Oregon.

Lark in the Morning World Music & Dance Camp. Lark Camp is an 8 day long celebration of music & dance in the Mendocino redwood forest every year at the beginning of August. There are jam sessions 24 hours a day, music & dance workshops with over 90 instructors, dances, parties and more. Workshops cater to beginners as well as professionals. Irish, French, Andean, Balkan, Cajun, American, Middle Eastern, Mexican, Latin, African, Swedish, English, Breton and more. Full camp is 8 days, half camp is 4 days.


Centralia Old-Time Music Campout Centralia, WA. A week for musicians to hang out and jam. Camping with stream nearby for swiming. Bathroom/shower facilities. Suggested donation $60.

8th Annual Pickathon Roots Music Festival The festival showcases many of the nationally known roots musicians from the Pacific Northwest, including bluegrass, blues, swing, folk, Cajun, roots rock, alt-country, western, country, Celtic, jug-band, old-time. Weekend tickets only. Free camping/parking. Horning's Hideout, North Plains, OR.


Bumbershoot Festival Seattle, WA. Big name musicians and artists. Three-day passes cost $80 to $420 in advance, more at the festival. Single day passes also available. "Since 1971, Bumbershoot has drawn artists representing the best in music, film, comedy, spoken word, dance, theatre, performance, and visual arts to the Seattle Center over Labor Day weekend. North America's largest urban arts festival, Bumbershoot takes place in the heart of the city at the 74-acre Seattle Center. Over 150,000 visitors from near and far spend the weekend reveling in the world of Bumbershoot, experiencing everything from regional favorites to international superstars across all arts disciplines."

Sisters Folk Festival American roots music from blues to bluegrass, Sisters, OR. (Usually the weekend AFTER Labor Day)

Shrewsbury Renaissance Faire Kings Valley, OR

Eugene Celebration Weekend long celebration & parade. Film Festival, live music stages, participatory dance workshops, KidZone. Held in downtown Eugene.


Silver Falls Musical Gathering Sponsored by the Corvallis Folklore Society and held in Silver Falls State Park east of Salem. "Campers' Camp" weekend of music, singing, informal concerts & dancing, amongst beautiful trees and nearby waterfalls.


Northwest New Year's Camp "The Bash on Vashon" All ages, DIY "campers' camp" event, with dancing, workshops, music, and more. Sign up to lead workshops and dances.

Old Time Music for Playing and Listening

Lists and contacts for sessions, jams, concerts and special events for old time music players and audiences.





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