Key Events: June
We have recently added an event calendar to our website so that our guests can be up to date about all the exciting events happening around Eugene. Here are some upcoming events that are worth checking out
Downtown Eugene's First Friday ArtWalk
June 06, 2014 | 5:30 - 8 p.m. | Admission: Free | Downtown Eugene, 164 W Broadway, Eugene, OR 97401
This monthly art walk in Eugene is hosted and led by special community guests and is always a free event. It is an exciting guided tour, kicking off at BLOOM: The Art of the Gardens at 5:30 p.m. at the 5th Street Public Market, followed by stops at 6 p.m. at Eugene Piano Academy.
Oregon’s Free Fishing Weekend
June 08, 2014 | Saturday & Sunday | Admission: Free | State of Oregon, Lane County Waterways | 503-947-6000
The State of Oregon welcomes you to enjoy a Free Fishing Weekend that provides locals and visitors with two full days to fish, crab and clam without a license.
NCAA D1 Men's & Women's Outdoor Track & Field Championships
June 11, 2014 - 14, 2014 | Wednesday – Saturday | Admission: Varies |Hayward Field, 1580 E 15th Ave, Eugene, OR 97403
The National Collegiate Athletic Association presents this spectacular, celebrated track and field championship competition that promises to draw in crowds of fans across the nation and beyond!
Art & Culture Weekend
June 14, 2014 - 15, 2014 | Saturday & Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. | Admission: Free | University of Oregon Museum of Natural and Cultural History, 1680 E 15th Ave, Eugene, OR 97403 | 541-346-3024
One campus, two museums, free entry! In celebration of University of Oregon Commencement, the Museum of Natural and Cultural History and the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art offer complimentary admission to graduates, families and friends throughout the weekend.
Lane United Football Club vs. Kitsap Pumas
June 15, 2014 | Sunday, 1 - 3 p.m. | Admission: $10 | Willamalane Center for Sports & Recreation - West Football Field, 250 S 32nd St, Springfield, OR 97478
Lane United Football Club (LUFC), the area's new semi-pro men's soccer team, hosts Kitsap. Expect a great atmosphere for fans of all ages! Beer garden adjacent to the field. Kids under 5 enter free.
Washington Jefferson Skatepark + Urban Plaza Grand Opening Celebration
June 21, 2014 | Saturday, 10:30 a.m. - 8 p.m. | Admission: Free | Washington Jefferson Skatepark & Urban Plaza, Washington St & 1st Ave, Eugene, OR 97402
Celebrate the Grand Opening of Washington Jefferson Skatepark and Urban Plaza! The Grand Opening is a community event for a reclaimed park filled with skateboarding, music, food and activities for all ages! Parking will be limited.
Downside Up - Summer Concert
June 25, 2014 | Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. | Admission: Free | Jesse Maine Park, S 69th Pl, Springfield, OR 97478 | 541-736-4544
Classic rock concert at beautiful Jesse Maine Park for all to enjoy.
Last Friday ArtWalk in the Whiteaker Neighborhood
June 27, 2014 | Recurring monthly on the last Friday | Friday, 6 - 9 p.m. | Admission: Free | Whiteaker Arts Neighborhood, 1172 West 2nd Ave, Eugene, OR 97402
Stroll through "The Whit" to see 20 public works of art ranging from wall murals to sculptures. Neighborhood galleries, artist studios, eateries, live music venues and tasting rooms open their doors to share local exhibits and promote local art. The Whiteaker neighborhood is located just northwest of downtown Eugene, OR around Blair Blvd.