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Oregon wine rated in top 10

  USA Trade Tasting recently release its Top 10 Vineyards and Wineries You Must Visit and Eugene’s Oregon Wine LAB was among the group recognized. Willamette Valley wines continue gaining recognition throughout the United States and around the world. “Travel Lane County looks for great experiences that are easily accessible to locals and visitors. The Oregon Wine […]

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90 years entertaining Eugene audiences

The Very Little Theatre’s marks 90th year in 2018/19 of being a cornerstone for the performing arts in Eugene. The Very Little Theatre is the oldest continuously running community theater in the Pacific Northwest. Run mostly by volunteers, the Very Little Theatre is a true community theater; welcoming all to participate no matter level of […]

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Fish Tale Ales goes organic

Fish Tale Ales in Olympia recently expanded their portfolio of organic beers by providing a package that reflects Fish Brewing’s commitment to sustainability and adding two new styles. Organic Porter and Organic Red Ale join their already established organic offering, India Pale Ale.  All three products will be available in 12oz cans and 22oz bottles. […]

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SIFF showcases independent films May 18 – June 11

Get ready to screen some great films! Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF) is billed as the largest film festival in the U.S. Join top directors, actors, and critics who attend festival premieres and screenings by getting a single ticket or a pass. SIFF was founded in 1976 and works to bring the best in international and […]

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Japanese Children’s Day comes to Seattle

Children’s Day Festival (Kodomo no Hi) comes to Seattle on Sunday, May 7 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Japanese Cultural & Community Center of WA. The free event features demonstrations of martial arts, a tea ceremony, dance show, hands-on taiko drumming, Samurai armor and yukata dress up, stories, and food trucks. The Kodomo […]

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Argentine dancers mirror cowboy strength, agility

Come prepared for a show of strength and some fancy, fast footwork by 14 powerful-looking Argentine zapeteo dancers during Che Malambo on April 25-26 at 7:30 p.m. at Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall In addition to Zapateo, Malambo features the drumming of traditional Argentine bombos and whirling boleadoras, a throwing weapon made up of intertwined cords and weighted with […]

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Seattle Anime event celebrates 20 years

Presented by the Asia Northwest Cultural Education Association, Sakura-Con is the oldest and most well attended anime convention in the Pacific Northwest. Member attendance for Sakura-Con 2016 was over 23,000 individuals, with most members attending all three days! Join Sakura-Con 2017 from April 14-16 at the Washington State Convention Center.  Attendees can look for anime theaters, […]

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Washington ranks no. 4 among Peace Corps’ top volunteers

The Peace Corps recently announced that Washington ranks No. 4 among states with the highest number of Peace Corps volunteers. There are 317 volunteers from Washington currently serving worldwide, and 9,523 residents of Washington have served in the Peace Corps since the agency’s founding in 1961. Washington also ranks No. 4 among states with the […]