Editor's Choice Events for Oregon
Florence, Fanny Rugburn: Voices In My Head (3/4): Come spend an evening with your favorite hot mess, Fanny Rugburn. She'll spill the "T" and give you the realness on dating and other disasters.
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Albany, I Am For the Child Luncheon (3/1): Join us for our I Am For the Child luncheon. This is a free event and fundraiser benefiting CASA of Linn County. Doors open at 11:30am, the event starts at noon.
Albany, Library Uncorked (3/4): Friends of the Albany Public Library present a wine tasting and silent auction to benefit children's programs, services, and materials at both Albany Libraries.
Albany, Linn County Flea Market (3/4): Albany's largest indoor flea market with vendors selling antiques, collectibles, vintage and much more!
Applegate, Quick & Easy Boys - Yak Attack (3/15): The Quick & Easy Boys are a power-trio out of Portland, Oregon who creates their own blend of rock and roll. Imagine the Minutemen, the Police, and Band of Gypsies rolled into one.
Ashland, Marketing for Creatives (3/4): You aren't just an artist or maker or a performer, you're a small buisiness, and you deserve the opportunity to present yourself as such.
Astoria, Caravan of Glam (3/4): “Get ready for a show unlike anything that you’ve seen. Our shows are very interactive and audience driven.
Bandon, The Bite of Bandon (3/4): The Bite of Bandon Culinary Showcase and Auction is an annual event featuring 15 local restaurants and gourmet food purveyors who donate their time and "bites" to benefit the Bandon Community Youth Ce
Beaverton, 2017 Beaverton Winter Farmers Market (2/4 - 4/29): Beaverton Winter Market will be held on February 4, 2017. Featuring fresh baked goods, teas, chocolates, bbq sauce, meats, mushrooms, seasonal produce, local arts, crafts and more.
Beaverton, Saint-Saens Organ Symphony with the BSO (3/17 - 3/19): Join Music Director Travis Hatton 30 minutes before each performance for a fun and enlightening conversation about the music we will be performing. You'll learn something new, we promise!
Bend, Grin & Bear it Run (3/4): All proceeds from this event will support Healthy Beginnings' 12-point kid inspection clinics (health, dental, behavior, vision, car seat safety, nutrition, hearing, development, concepts
Bend, St Patricks Day Dash (3/18): The Mt. Bachelor Rotay St. Patrick's Day Dash, presented by Deschutes Brewery, is a chip timed family 5K fun run in Bend Oregon. Gather the family to walk, jog, crawl or run
Burns, Soak, Shop, and Relax! (3/4): Two different essential oils experts, Tupperware, 31 Bags, Specialty Smoothies, Handmade soaps, Western accesories, Lula Rue clothes, and more!
Canby, 40SC ~ BCHO Packing Clinic (3/4): Come join some of us cowgirls as we attend the Back Country Horsemen of Oregon's 2nd Annual Packing Clinic and learn some new skills in Camping & Back Country Packing!
Canby, 70th Anniversary Celebration (3/4): Celebrating 70 years of Oregon City Preschool! There will be catered dinner & dessert, beer, wine, and cider. (This is an adult-only event)
Cannon Beach, 7th Annual Cannon Beach Yoga Festival (2/24 - 2/27): Please join us for the annual Cannon Beach Yoga Festival on the beautiful Oregon Coast: world-renowned teachers in yoga, meditation, art & Bollywood dance.
Central Point, Oregon Cheese Festival (3/17 - 3/19): What:The Oregon Cheese Festival is a Farmers Market-style event supporting the Oregon Cheese Guild, featuring cow, sheep, and goat cheese from Oregon and Western U.S. creameries.
Corvallis, 2017 Corvallis Indoor Winter Market (1/14 - 4/8): The 2017 market season begins Jan. 14, 2017 & runs thru April 8, 2017. Market hours are 9am-1pm every Sat. in Guerber Hall, at Benton County Fairgrounds
Corvallis, Bad Habit // The Macks (3/4): Bad Habit (Yakima, WA) and The Macks (Portland, OR) will be teaming up at Bombs Away Cafe' for a good ol' fashioned Rock N' Roll show!! Admission is $5 / 21+ older
Corvallis, Run to Get Lucky (3/18): A St. Patty's Day celebration on the riverfront of historic downtown Corvallis. This 15k, 5k, 1mile and 1k race has something for the Irish in us all! Featuring an afternoon start,
Corvallis, This is Spinal Tap (3/1): This one goes to 11! Join us for a screening of the classic comedy.
Corvallis, To Catch a Thief (3/15): 1955's gorgeous caper film (partially) filmed on the French Riviera! Come see it on the big screen and try to guess which shots were process shots and which were on location. It's pretty difficult som
Cottage Grove, Cottage Grove Half Marathon (3/11): The Cottage Grove Half Marathon presented by Banner Bank will take place on Saturday, March 11th, 2017 from Bohemia Park in Cottage Grove.
Eugene, Clay Lohmann’s Camo Cubes (2/1 - 4/30): Corvallis-based installation artist Clay Lohmann presents his room-sized fabric installation Camo Cubes. Lohmann has worked in a variety of media and disciplines.
Eugene, Eugene Wild Ones Kickoff 2017 (2/28): Join us for our 2017 Kick-off Event in Eugene to learn more about what the Wild Ones program has in store this year and how you can plug in, meet other Wild Ones...
Eugene, Evergreen Tattoo Expo (3/17 - 3/19): March 17-19 the Evergreen Tattoo Expo returns for three days of live tattooing, music and fun!
Eugene, Hot Pot Cooking Night! (3/1): Come Join the AEI and Chinese Students and Scholars Association (CSSA) for a special night of Hot Pot cooking!
Come enjoy delicious food, make new friends and have lots of conversations.
Eugene, Mark Tobey and the Calligraphic Line (2/18 - 5/21): This rotation features a selection of works by Pacific Northwest artist Mark Tobey (1890–1976) from the JSMA’s collection, including new acquisitions from the Elizabeth Cole Butler Estate.
Eugene, Mothership (3/16): Mothership at Old Nick's Pub, 211 Washington St., Eugene, MD
Florence, Fanny Rugburn: Voices In My Head (3/4): Come spend an evening with your favorite hot mess, Fanny Rugburn. She'll spill the "T" and give you the realness on dating and other disasters.
Gladstone, Flapjack Attack! (3/4): It's Pancake Day and we're gonna be serving up some awesome pancakses from 10:30am to 1pm down at the ol' Team Latus Motors Harley-Davidson&Triumph! Come join us!
Grants Pass, Cars and Coffee Grants Pass (3/4): Cars and Coffee is where thousands of proud drivers across the globe congregate at Cars and Coffee shows near their home town to kick tires and have a cup of coffee.
Hermiston, Diaper Dash 2017 _ HermNaz (3/4): Let's have a 3rd Annual Diaper Dash! Saturday, March 4, 9:00am-10:30am starting and ending at HermNaz Church.
Hermiston, Redken, Roe, and Reisling (3/10): Come join us for a night of fun as we welcome our newest elle girl Marci!! We will have sales, giveaways, and the fabulous Jenn Foy with LulaRoe for some shopping fun....and we may have wine.
Hermiston, We Are That Church - New Series (3/5): He said that He would build His church and all the powers of Hell would not overcome it. It was intended to be meaningful, powerful, and alive. We are THAT church! Join us for our new series!
Hillsboro, 2017 Xi Wang Gala (3/4): Please join us to celebrate the important work of Hope Chinese Charter School, Beaverton's only public Mandarin immersion K-8 school.
Hillsboro, Growing Big People Seminar (3/4): Join us for a round table seminar with Paul Scanlon as he teaches on his belief that there is HUGE potential and even GREATNESS Laying dormant in most people's lives.
Hillsboro, Quebe Sisters (3/17): The Quebe Sisters - who have shared the stage with luminaries like Willie Nelson and Amos Lee - are fiddling virtuosos who were steeped in traditional Texas style fiddle from an early age.
La Grande, Annual vendor meeting (3/2): Save the date for the vendor annual meeting Thursday, March 2nd at 6:30, in the Community Room at the La Grande Public Library.
Mcminnville, McMinnville Wine and Food Classic (3/10 - 3/12): Enjoy the culinary variety and relaxed atmosphere. Watch some of the area's best Chefs in the Northwest demonstrate their skills.
Medford, Agency Night and Open House (3/2): All Transition age students (15-24 yrs.) and their families are invited to learn more about the support services and local resources available.
Medford, Live to Dance with The Arc Stars (3/4): Heartwarming, amazing, inspiring… just a few words people have had to describe the most incredible dance event you will ever attend!
Medford, Stormy Weather (3/12): From Eric Whitacre's tempestuous and colorful Cloudburst to Frank Ticheli's beautiful and mournful An American Elegy, this concert is sure to touch on all of your emotions.
Medford, Women Build KICK OFF Orientation (3/7): Calling all interested ladies! This is an information orientation meeting regarding all things Women Build 2017. At this short event we will share all of the details about how you and your girlfriends
Milwaukie, Maa Open House (3/2): Open House for prospective students and parents. Come join us to learn more about our great program and meet some of our staff, students and board members and get a tour of our facility.
Milwaukie, The Portland Roadhouse (3/12): 2017 will be the 8th year for the Portland Roadhouse event - a 10-hour contra dance with different bands and callers playing eight 65-minute slots.
Milwaukie, Winter Blues Music Festival (3/11): A great way to end the "Winter Blues" and enjoy 8 hours of great music consisting of 6 bands from the west coast, plus a special performance from the Youth Music Project on 2 stages with 2 dance floor
Newport, Really Rosie: The Musical (2/24 - 3/12): From the brilliant minds of Maurice Sendak (Where the Wild Things Are) and Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter Carole King, Really Rosie is a jewel for children and adults.
North Bend, South Coast Clambake Jazz Festival (3/10 - 3/12): Get ready for the largest Music Festival on the Oregon Coast! Four Music and Dancing Venues under one roof! March 10, 11 and 12, 2017 in North Bend at The Mill Casino Hotel and RV Park!
North Powder, Snow Blast (3/4): Come celebrate winter and enjoy some down-home Anthony Lakes fun!
Oregon City, Beers, Brats & Bunco (3/10): It's a $20 buy in to Bunco. Doors open at 6, starting at 6:30. Bunco in the barrel room, limited space. Awards for 1-3rd place and the biggest loser.
Oregon City, Irish Craft Ale Festival (3/17 - 3/19): Taste craft Irish brews with Northwest flavors and Irish roots from 20 breweries at the first Irish Craft Ale Festival, with live music, Irish dancers, bagpipers, and Irish bar food.
Oregon City, One Year Anniversary Party! (3/4): We're ready for a big celebration featuring the release of Ace in the Hohl, a brand new double IPA.
Portland, $5 After 5 (3/10): Every Friday evening, we invite you to play with us—to have a different Museum experience—a little bit more relaxed, more interactive, and more social experience.
Portland, 10th Annual Firkin Fest (3/4): Rogue Ales will host the 10th Annual Firkin Fest at the Rogue Eastside Pub & Pilot Brewery in Portland, Oregon, on Saturday, March 4th 2017.
Portland, 13th Annual Benefit Dinner (3/10): It's Your Move! Join us wearing your Monopoly themed costume with 250 guests at the 13th Annual Northwest Family Services Benefit Dinner, March 10.
Portland, 2017 LEAP Variety Show (3/3): Join us at the downtown Hilton as we celebrate LEAP's near decade-long commitment to helping people facing adversity by providing therapeutic wilderness programs.
Portland, 2017 Portland Roadster Show (3/17 - 3/19): See 400 outstanding cars, trucks, and motorcycles at the Portland Roadster Show at Portland Expo Center.
Portland, Beneficial Sounds- Gong Bath (3/4): Update- I accidentally posted this event for Saturday the 4th of February. This was unintended and the current information refects the change.
Portland, Body Mind Spirit Expo 2017 (3/11 - 3/12): Body Mind Spirit Expo [sound on some PCs] has exhibits and presentations about alternative health and psychic power at Washington County Fair Complex.
Portland, Bricks Cascade 2017 Public LEGO® Exhibition (3/11 - 3/12): Bricks Cascade is a two-day exhibition for LEGO builders. You can buy a ticket to view their creations on the weekend at the Oregon Convention Center.
Portland, Burlesque 101 (3/12): Our introduction to burlesque is suited for every size, gender, and ability. Taught by Holly Dai and Satira Sin, this classes teaches the basics of burlesque during a six week course.
Portland, Companhia Urbana de Dança (3/9 - 3/11): Direct from Rio de Janeiro, the nine members of Companhia Urbana de Dança demonstrate creativity, athleticism, and expressive movement.
Portland, Constructing Identity (1/28 - 6/18): In 21st century America, questions of race and identity are being explored as never before.
Portland, CUISINE & CONFESSIONS (3/2 - 3/4): Cuisine & Confessions features awe-inspiring circus feats, avant-garde dance, and real-live cooking! by innovative performance troupe “7 Fingers” from Montreal at Newmark Theatre
Portland, Flashback Dance Cruise (3/4 - 3/25): Enjoy two hours of views, a cash bar, and dance hits from the ‘70s, ‘80s, and ‘90s on the Flashback Dance Cruise aboard Portland Spirit, departing just south of the Broadway Bridge.
Portland, Flora & Ulysses (2/25 - 3/26): Can a little squirrel change the human heart? After getting sucked up by avacuum cleaner, a (now hairless) squirrel is rescued by Flora Belle Buckman, a 10-year-old self-proclaimed cynic.
Portland, Ghostface Killah with Pure Powers (3/2): As one of the original members of the seminal '90s rap crew the Wu-Tang Clan, Ghostface Killah (aka Tony Starks) made an impact before he released his debut album, Ironman, late in 1996.
Portland, Hilary Scott & Tyler Stenson (3/4): Indie-Americana singer-songwriter Hilary Scott released her latest album, Freight Train Love, in November.
Portland, His Eye is on the Sparrow (2/4 - 3/19): An unwilling teen bride, Ethel Waters became a Vaudeville success, a recording sensation and crossed racial barriers. Partly a response to the horrors of Jim Crow America — caused her to lose everyth
Portland, Hollywood 3rd Saturday Winter Farmers Market (12/3 - 3/18): Featuring eggs, seafood, meat, honey, juice, cheese/dairy products, baked goods, prepared foods, vegetables, fruits, berries, mushrooms, herbs, nuts, cut flowers, wine and more.
Portland, Keith Harkin Live at The Old Church (3/6):
Keith Harkin is an Irish singer songwriter and guitar playing minstrel who has been singing his way into the hearts of music lovers since the wee age of four.
Portland, Kells St. Patricks Irish Festival (3/17 - 3/19): Celebrate Kells 26th annual St Patrick’s Day festival with live music, traditional Irish dancing, food, and libations, and more!
Portland, Kids Self Defense Workshop (3/4): This workshop will cover some basic self defense tactics in a positive, upbeat, empowering, environment. Parents are welcome to attend and participate but this is not required.
Portland, Lamb Butchery 100 (3/19): Our 100 series is built for the advanced cook who wants to learn more about their meat. In Lamb 100, we will introduce you to our lamb rancher, focusing on what makes him the best in the region.
Portland, Let the Firefighters Serve You! (3/2): Don't want to cook today? No problem. Don't want to get your dishes dirty? No problem. Come down to Rock Bottom Brewery and support this worthy cause!
Portland, LOoP Pirates of Penzance (2/17 - 3/5): The Light Opera of Portland presents Gilbert & Sullivan's The Pirates of Penzance or The Slave of Duty.
Portland, Lost Boys of Portlandia screening and panel (3/1): Join us for a screening of Outside the Frame's documentary, the Lost Boys of Portlandia, and a panel discussion with youth who have experienced homelessness.
Portland, Luck of the Irish (3/10): Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at Luck of The Irish, which features stories, songs, and dance at The Fremont Theater for age 21+.
Portland, Luck of the Pug Drag Queen Bingo (3/4): Please join us on March 4th at Lagunitas Brewing Co. Community Room for our first Luck of the Pug Drag Queen Bingo!
Portland, Lucky Dog 5k, 10k & Kids 1/4 Mile Fun Run (3/12): Leave the crowds and craziness behind. Enjoy our super low-key St Patrick's Day themed run or walk event along the paved and peaceful Rock Creek Trail in NW Portland.
Portland, MarchFourth - Family Matinee (3/4): This is a family affair benefitting Joy Now Arts Project & featuring a performance by Joy Now Youth Band!
Portland, Marjorie Prime (2/7 - 3/5): An exploration of aging, memory and technology, MARJORIE PRIME peers into what lies ahead and how our past is rewritten to face today.
Portland, Minutiae - by Matt 136 Ritchie (3/2): Bay area artist Matt Ritchie and Zerofriends alumnus joins us for the opening reception of "Minutiae" which will host an array of his distinct woodcut paintings and sculptural pieces.
Portland, National Achievers Congress, Portland (3/2): Attend this one-day mega event to get the top strategies for success in 2017. You'll get training on sales and marketing, negotiating, personal development, business, money, and so much more!
Portland, Nayibe Rojas (3/18): Nayibe Rojas is the lead singer for Ma Fondue. Her bio will be posted here soon - please check back!
Portland, Ordinary and Extraordinary Heroes (3/18): Listen to the Guilds own threesome of hero-worshippers as they delve into intriguing stories of the famous and the not famous, individuals of legend and people just like us.
Portland, Persian Purim Themed Shabbat & Dinner (3/10): Join us for a very special and delicious Kabbalat Shabbat for Purim. We've lots to celebrate and lots to discover on this special night of magic!
Portland, PIFS Clothing Event (3/4): We at Paying It Forward Store have been collecting clothes, shoes, coats, blankets, personal hygiene items, pet supplies.
Portland, Playhouse Creatures (3/17 - 4/8): Directed by Alana Byington. Featuring Lorraine Bahr, Brenan Dwyer, Jackyln Maddux, Dainichia Noreault, and McKenna Twedt
Portland, Portland Onesie Mania Crawl (3/11): Party America's famous Pub Crawl team returns to Portland for a huge ONESIE event on March 11th!
Portland, Portland Women’s Expo (3/11): Portland Women’s Expo features a fashion show, food samples, beer and wine garden, rock wall, and health & beauty products at Oregon Convention Center.
Portland, Queen of the Sun (3/2): Join Portland Waldorf School's LivingLAB program for a screening of award-winning QUEEN OF THE SUN, a film that NPR's Ian Buckwalter called "a hymn to nature’s underappreciated pollinators...
Portland, Saturdays Nights - Flashback (3/4 - 3/25): Gather your crew & rock your best retro threads from the 70's, 80's and 90's! Get on the dance floor as our DJ's play the hits of decades gone by!
Portland, Shamrock Run (3/19): Wear green to the Shamrock Run Sunday morning, which is a half marathon, 5K, 8K, and 15K.
Portland, St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Festival (3/18): St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Festival is a 5K fun run, family parade, Irish music, dancing, carnival games & beer garden at St. Agatha Catholic School.
Portland, The Casbah Raqs with Jewels! (3/4): This is a family friendly community show that encourages participation of all levels and ages of dancers and with all manner of audience members - kids to grandparents!
Portland, Then. Now. Next. (3/9): The Freshwater Trust is like many start-ups in Portland in that we're creating game-changing solutions for a sector that desperately needs changing.
Portland, We Remain Faithful (3/5): Celebrate the power and strength of women as Aurora Chorus sings We Remain Faithful at First Congregational Church.
Portland, What Are You Made Of? (3/3): Come to AFRU Gallery to see two short collections of orignal oil and acrylic paintings by Sienna Morris.
Portland, Wine and Girl Scout Cookie Pairing (3/3 - 3/5): Vivino wrote a popular article about pairing Girl Scout cookies and wine. Taste the real thing at Wine and Girl Scout Cookie Pairing at Hip Chicks do Wine.
Prineville, Prineville Paddy Pint Run (3/17): This is the fourth annual St. Patrick's Day Fun Run/Walk with distances of 5K and 1mile through town. Costumes are encouraged and awards are given at the post event party located in downtown area.
Redmond, Ninth Annual Spay-ghetti Benefit Dinner (3/4): Join us for BrightSide Animal Center’s annual Spay-Ghetti Benefit Dinner and silent auction on Saturday evening, March 4 to celebrate national Spay and Neuter month.
Rickreall, Polk Flea Market Rickreall (12/4 - 7/2): A favorite regional Flea Market Since 1970 featuring Garage Sale Items; Sculptures and Art; Handmade Items; Swap Meet Items; Collectibles: Odd and Neat Things.
Rickreall, Rickreall Gun Show (3/11 - 3/12): This Rickreall gun show is held at Polk County Fairgrounds & Event Center and hosted by Polk County Fairgrounds & Event Center of Oregon. All federal, state and local firearm ordinances and laws must
Saint Paul, ORRC Champoeg 10K/Half/30K (3/4): Sign up now for the ORRC Champoeg Park 10k/Half/30K Runs and Walks on Saturday, March 4th 2017 at Champoeg State Park
Salem, Anne Hirondelle: Small Revolutions (2/11 - 4/30): Anne Hirondelle is a nationally-recognized ceramic artist who was raised in Salem, Oregon and educated at the University of Puget Sound and the University of Washington.
Salem, Cherry Blossom Run (3/18): Does a chorus of choregographed drumming get you energized to run? The 2nd Annual Cherry Blossom Run is about to go down.
Salem, GFR Womens Spring Clinic (3/7): The Women's Beginning Walking and Running Clinic may be what you have been looking for.
Salem, Oregon Cat Video Festival (3/11): Come and visit the Oregon Cat Video Festival on March 11th at the Oregon State Fairgrounds & Expo Center in Salem.
Salem, Puccinni Messa di Gloria (3/5): Puccini is well known for his major operatic works such as “La Boheme”, “Tosco” and “Madama Butterfly.”
Salem, Salem Paddy Pint 5K (3/18): 5K run/walk fundraiser to support the Dental Foundation of Oregon and their Tooth Taxi which provides dentistry for kids in need. In the spirit of St. Patrick's Day, Sparky's Brewing Company
Salem, Seed Exchange (3/4): Marion-Polk Food Share will host the 7th Annual Seed Exchange on Saturday, March 4, from 10 a.m. to noon.
Salem, SLF RainFest Golf Challenge (2/27): The sixth-annual RainFest Golf Challenge will benefit Salem Leadership Foundation (SLF) which will happen on Monday, February 27th at historic Salem Golf Club.
Salem, The Open House (2/16 - 3/4): Will Eno deconstructs the archetypical family drama structure in "The Open House".
Salem, Vision Sunday - Passport to the Future (3/5): Get your "Passort to the Future" on Vision Sunday. You will have an opportunity to partner with us as we share our vision for the Life Training Center.
Seaside, Miss Clatsop County Scholarship Pageant (3/11): The Miss Clatsop County Scholarship Program is a preliminary to the Miss Oregon Scholarship Program and Miss America and is open to women ages 13 to 24.
Sherwood, Reclaim Your Health Free Workshop (3/4): Join Vicki Norris of Restoring Order for INVEST IN YOURSELF with this FREE workshop. You’ll learn in a community setting and enjoy a unique farm experience here at Our Table.
Springfield, Camp Elite 2017 (3/10): Camp Elite is a development clinic for skaters on your league's Travel Team.
Skaters attend this 3-day clinic with their teammates and coaches.
Springfield, Chamber Music Amici (2/27): Join us for the third concert of Amici's 8th season. After the show we invite you to join us on stage for a reception among friends.
Springfield, CrossFit Open Registration Deadline (2/27): This is the final day to register for the 2017 CrossFit Open! Simply go to Games.CrossFit.com to register. Score submissions for Open workout 17.1 are due at 5 pm February 27th!
Springfield, MLB Pitch Hit & Run (3/4): This grassroots program is designed to provide youngsters with an opportunity to compete, free of charge, in a competition that recognizes individual excellence in core baseball/softball skills.
Sweet Home, Mud Fest (3/4): Mud Fest is a four-wheel-drive muddy play day in Sweet Home, with a concession stand and bathrooms. Tickets go on sale Feb. 6 and quickly sell out.
Talent, SO Derby Season Opener (3/4): SO Derby vs. Jefferson State Maidens of Mayhem Start the season off right with an evening of Flat Track Roller Derby with your ONLY local WFTDA League!
The Dalles, Tradition of Compassion Awards (3/9): This community event honors nominees for the awards of Outstanding Volunteer, Outstanding Philanthropist, Outstanding Philanthropic Corporation and Outstanding Community Service Organization.
Tigard, Girls Night OUT! (3/3): We're at it again!! Join the fun! A Zumba® Fitness Dance Party with instructors Beth Benz and Veronika Azurdia Maza is happening in early March!
Tillamook, Northwest Comic Con (3/18 - 3/19): The first Northwest Comic Con promises comic book artists, science-fiction writers, cosplay personalities, and vendors at Tillamook County Fairgrounds.