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20 SE 2nd, Newport, OR 97365
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Travel Adventures

Join us for wild and wacky adventures with the 60+ Activity Center...who knows where it might lead...

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  • Picture of Falls Creek
  • Picture of Cape Mears - View of ocean
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Oregon Coastal Excursion

Rockaway Beach, OR

June 20, 2023

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Cost: 60+ Members - $40; Non-Members - $45

Enjoy the awesome Oregon coastline by riding the rail behind a historic steam locomotive. This 90-minute round-trip excursion meanders by Tillamook Bay, the Pacific Ocean, Nehalem Bay, and through the Nehalem River Valley, and passes by many lakes and gorgeous panoramic views that can only be seen by rail.



McKenzie River Lavender Bloom

Springfield, OR

Saturday, July 8, 2023

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Cost: 60+ Members - $20; Non-Members - $25

Not just any lavender, McKenzie River Lavender! Discover the calming properties of lavender; long known to promote healing, relaxation and more.

This event offers access to the lavender field, lots of local artisans and vendors, live music, lavender plants, u-pick lavender and other lavender products.

Enjoy exploring the Lavender Labyrinth, and later cut your own lavender bouquet from the field. Visit the many artisan vendor booths selling Lavender plants and products like skin care products, soaps, mists, sachets, Gourmet Lavender Honey, jewelry, arts and crafts and many more booths! Relax and enjoy the food, music and lavender refreshments!


Asian Celebration

Eugene, OR

Saturday, July 23, 2023

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Cost: 60+ Members - $20; Non-Members - $25

Join in the fun as we celebrate the 38th annual festival in the Year of the Rabbit! The year 2023 is predicted to be a year of Hope as the Rabbit symbolizes peace and prosperity.

The Asian Celebration & Obon and Taiko Festival features a full day of performances, music, martial arts, a thriving marketplace, Asian-themed food trucks, youth activities, crafts, and heritage exhibits at the spacious riverfront Alton Baker Park.

Enjoy Asian cultural dances, music that touches your heart and soul, such as Japanese Taiko and Indonesian Gamelan, native songs that represent a diversity of Asian cultural heritage, and more. Try tempting culinary treats from across Asian cultures at the popular Food Court. Favorites such as Pad Thai, Yakisoba noodles, chara masala, and exotic fare such as Korean corn dog, kimbap and toppoki are available from a variety of vendors.

Peruse the marketplace for a wide range of imported goods as well as local handicrafts. Enjoy beautiful works of art, such as Chinese brush painting, Indonesian batik, Japanese fiber art, painted gourds, Chinese paper cuts and more. Numerous vendors sell their wares and handmade goods.



Brownsville Antique Faire

Brownsville, OR

Saturday, August 5, 2023

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Cost: 60+ Members - $15; Non-Members - $20

Treasure hunters and antique enthusiasts should not miss this annual event, held in Brownsville’s Pioneer Park. No matter what you're searching for, you're sure to find it. More than seventy vendors come together with their treasures and there's something for everyone.

Lunch will be available and there's plenty of shade and tables to relax for a while. You'll enjoy live music and a beautiful park setting and leave with vintage goodies. Also, be sure not to miss the vintage car show, which brings in vintage cars and admirers from all over the state!



Scandinavian Festival

Junction City, OR

Thursday August 10, 2023

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Cost: 60+ Members - $15; Non-Members - $20

This annual event celebrates Scandinavian heritage and presents the cultures of Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden.

There’s a lot to see and do at this festival, and everyone will find something to revel in. Actors and storytellers in colorful costumes weave through the crowd, delighting young and old. Regional and international folk dancers perform on stage throughout the day. There are demonstrations of blacksmithing, spinning, knitting, tatting lace and Hardanger embroidery. Enjoy Scandinavian storytelling, glean Scandinavian cooking tips or pick up some Nordic dance steps.

The smorgasbord of food is also a festival highlight with traditional favorites from Swedish meat pies to Ebelskivers (Danish pancakes). And don't forget the shopping! Vendors display handmade clothing, soaps, jewelry, glass and pottery. Bring cash because many of the vendors may not be able to take credit cards.



Oregon State Fair

Salem, OR

Saturday, August 26, 2023

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Cost: 60+ Members - $20; Non-Members - $25

There’s no such thing as too much summer fun! With roots going back to 1861, this is one of the nation’s classic state fairs! Enjoy fun and excitement at every turn.

The 2023 Fair is proud to offer the incredible rides and games provided and operated by Portland’s Rainier Amusements. If the carnival is your happy place, you are about to get happier. Among the incredible rides for adults are 10 considered as “Spectacular!” New this year are the Medusa, Insomniac and Pirate Ship.

Don’t forget to visit the rustic log cabin, the stables for equine events, the livestock barn, home-crafted items, and the list goes on and on! Of course there are the favorite fair foods like cotton candy and elephant ears.