What’s going on in August here in Grants Pass, OR

Aug. 2nd

CONCERT IN THE PARK – Ben Rice Blues Band  Located at Riverside Park @ 7pm. 

for more info:  www.concertsinthepark.org


Aug. 2 – Sept. 30

GLASS & METAL SCULPTOR   Deanna Marsh -  Vibrant Earth Sculptures of steel and kiln-formed glass with natural elements.  Located at the Grants Pass Museum of Art on G Street, Grants Pass, OR

contact:  (541) 479-3290


Aug. 5

MOVIES IN THE PARK – “Megamind” opens the series.  Located at Tom Pierce Park at Dusk.  Cost is FREE!

contact:  (541) 476-8558


Aug. 5 – 26

SOUTHERN OREGON ART SHOW – Located at the FireHouse Gallery this is the 63rd annual show sponsored by ArtWorks.

contact:  (541) 956-7339


Aug. 6

FANTASTIC FLEA MARKET- the 11th annual fundraiser for more than 50 local nonprofit organizations.  Located at the Daily Courier parking lot.

contact:  (541) 474-3811


Aug. 6

OLD FASHION CAR SHOW- Located at Horizon Village – 3008 University Rd.   Cost is  $4 for Mini BBQ and is FREE for old fashion car owners.

for more info:  www.horizonvillage.com


Aug. 9 – 13

DOUGLAS COUNTY FAIR- located in Rosburg, OR

for more info:  call (541) 957-7010


Aug. 9

CONCERT IN THE PARK – Funktional Fusion – this is the last concert of the season!  Don’t miss out on the Funk!!!  Located at Riverside Park @ 7pm. 

info:  www.concertsinthepark.org


Aug. 11

LIVE WATERS MUSIC AND ARTS CAMP- This is a 3 day Music and Arts Camp and will be held in conjunction with River Rush, an annual celebration by the river Live Waters Music Camp.   Families and friends are invited to come to the Rusk Ranch Nature Center near  Cave Junction and share music , art and fun in a beautiful natural setting! 

Located:  Rusk Ranch Nature Center – 27750 Redwood Hwy, Cave Junction, OR

cost:  $100- $300 sliding scale

contact:  (541) 592-4401  or terryddavis46@gmail.com


Aug. 12

MOVIES IN THE PARK -“How to Train Your Dragon”  – Located at Tom Pierce Park.  Cost is FREE! 

contact:  (541) 476-8558


Aug.  14

AIR SHOW- Located at the Josephine Sky-Park in Kerby.  This air show will be featuring aerobatic demonstrations. bombing runs, helicopters and other aerial surprises.  Hosted by the Rogue Valley Flyers.

contact:  (541) 778-5055


Aug. 14

SHORT TRACK MOUNTAIN-BIKE RACE- Located at Elk Lane in Grants Pass, OR.  Other races are scheduled for Aug. 21, Aug. 28, Sept. 11 and Sept. 18th.

for more info:  call Cliff (541) 659-4101  www.obra.org


Aug. 16 – 20

THE JOSEPHINE COUNTY FAIR- with carnival rides, concerts, midway shows and livestock.  Located at the Josephine County Fair Grounds.

contact:  (541) 476-3215


Aug. 26

MOVIES IN THE PARK- “Despicable Me” – Located at Tom Pierce Park. Movie starts at Dusk and cost is FREE!

contact:  (541) 476-8558


Aug. 26 – 28

JEFFERSON STATE HEM EXPO – an educational gathering of speakers, vendors, artists and musicians is in the works.  Dates tentative, and place to be determined.

for more info:  www.jeffersonstatehemexpo.com


Aug.  27

FAMILY GONE WILD CAMP OUT! Come and camp on the lawn.  Get a special visit from some of our Animal Ambassadors.  You will also get to experience some behind-the-scenes areas.  Make an enrichment treat for your selected animal.  includes dinner, snacks and campfire with stories.  Awaken with the animals and to a continental breakfast.  A special morning tour wraps up this memorable event.  All Ages  Welcome!

Location:  Wildlife Images 11845 Lower River Road, Grants Pass, OR

contact:  (541) 476-0222

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