Celebrate YOUR Willamette!

Willamette River Festival

Saturday – August 24, 2019 * 12pm Opening Ceremony
Alton Baker Park, Eugene, OR

Get to know your Willamette River and enjoy a celebration of history, culture, ecology and recreation! Learn more about the indigenous cultural history in the Willamette Valley and connect to the river by walking, pedaling, or paddling your way around the festival. Enjoy a variety of fun and family friendly interactive games and activities!

2019 Paddle Races:
Upriver-Downriver or Just Downriver
Canoe, Kayak and SUP Demos
Water Trail & River Safety Education
Kids Obstacle Course & Pond Races
FREE Guided Rafting Trips
FREE Inflatable Kayak Tours
Springfield Millrace Restoration
& UpStream Art Bicycle Tour
Gu-Du-Kut Canoe
Kalapuya Language Project
Talking Stones Walking Tour
Ethnobotany & Tule Art Workshop
Plein Air Painting Competition
Interactive Public Art Projects
Music, food and more!

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Supporting Sponsors