8 Award Winning Festivals in Baker County Oregon

Eight Award Winning Oregon Festivals in Baker County That You Won’t Want To Miss Local community festivals and events are always one of the highlights of any vacation.  Whether you stumble on them by chance,  or plan ahead and schedule your trip to include them, local festivals are always a great way to celebrate with… Continue Reading


Crossroads Carnegie Art Center to Host Nationally Acclaimed Visiting Performances This April

Crossroads Carnegie Art Center in Baker City will host two nationally acclaimed touring performances this April. On Tuesday April 25th at 7:00 PM at Baker High School Auditorium, CRossroads Carnegie Art Center will host a special performance of El Payaso, A bilingual play by Teatro Milagro Written by Emilio Rodriguez Directed by Georgina Escobar  Tickets:  $5.00 for Crossroads… Continue Reading


Oregon State Parks Adds Camping Spots in Path of Totality for Eclipse 2017

Oregon State Parks are adding additional campsites at parks within the path of totality for the 2017 eclipse. For visitors heading to Baker County to watch the eclipse the list includes additional spaces at Farewell Bend State Recreation Area near Huntington and Unity Lake State Recreation Site near the town of Unity. Customers can make reservations beginning at… Continue Reading



Easter Weekend Celebrations in Baker County Oregon

Easter Egg Hunts, Kids Rodeo, and a Star Party on the Oregon Trail.  Easter Weekend in Baker County Oregon is full of family friendly festivities. 3 Easter Egg Hunts:  Saturday April 15th  Baker City Always the Saturday before Easter this community Easter egg hunt in Baker City’s historic Geiser Pollman Park is a whirlwind of… Continue Reading


All Things Fall in Baker County, Oregon October 7-9

Celebrating All Things Fall in Baker County, Oregon October 7-9 Looking for a festive fall getaway?  Then, Baker County Oregon is where you want to be October 7-9 for this weekend long celebration including the Baker Artists Studio Tour, Taste of Baker, Haines Fall Festival, Cast Iron Chef Dutch Oven Cook Off, and lots more… Continue Reading


Cast Iron Chef Dutch Oven Cook Off

  The Trail Tenders will be hosting the 2nd annual Cast Iron Chef Dutch Oven Cook-off on Saturday, October 8, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the National Historic Oregon Trail Interpretive Center.  Whether you think you have what ti takes to be the next Cast Iron Chef, or you just want to come… Continue Reading


Celebrating September

Celebrating September in Baker County Oregon, Labor Day and Beyond There’s something magical about September in Baker County as summer fades away after Labor Day, the  days are still warm but the evenings are cool and the mornings crisp, and the first colors of fall begin to appear in the higher elevations along the Elkhorn… Continue Reading


Oregon Shriner’s East West All Star Football Game in Baker City August 6th

Oregon’s 64th Annual East West Shrine All-Star Football Game – Strong Legs Run So Weak Legs May Walk Named Oregon’s Best Philanthropic Event in 2015 by the Oregon Festivals and Events Association, the East West All Star High School Football Game benefits Portland Shriners Hospital for Children. Always an action packed weekend in Baker City with… Continue Reading


Art About Agriculture at Crossroads Carnegie Art Center This July

Art Exhibition: Art About Agriculture Celebrates the Agrarian Landscape in its 34th annual touring exhibit   Crossroads Carnegie Art Center’s featured exhibit for July 2016 will kick off during First Friday Art Walk when Oregon State University’s College of Agriculture Sciences brings its 34th annual Art About Agriculture touring show to Crossroad’s Carnegie Art Center… Continue Reading