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Enthusiasts from all over the state drive their tricked-out cars and motorcycles to Gaston every year for the Wapato Showdown. Friday night kicks off the event with the Gaston Good Ol' Days Parade followed by a steak dinner and some great family fun (5-7:30 pm). Saturday starts off with the all-you-can-eat Fireman's Pancake Breakfast (6:30-10:30 am) and registration (8 am-noon). More family fun is on tap along with food and drink booths and raffle giveaways throughout the day. The 'Best Pipes Contest' for cars and motorcycles begins at 1:30 pm with the trophy presentation at 3:30 pm.<\/p>","post_name":"wapato-showdown-2","post_type":"resource","slug":"events","name":"Events","lat":"45.4362","lng":"-123.14","distance":"10.2","permalink":"\/see-do\/events\/fairs-festivals\/wapato-showdown-2\/","terms":"a Fairs & Festival<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Events<\/a>)"},{"ID":"4668233","post_title":"Grilling in the Garden Dinner Series","post_content":"Join us every 3rd Thursday, May - Sept for farm fresh meats and produce served to you while sipping local wines and mingling in the garden. Be sure to place reservations. 21 and over only please.","post_name":"grilling-in-the-garden-dinner-series-7","post_type":"resource","slug":"events","name":"Events","lat":"45.2112","lng":"-122.977","distance":"14.6","permalink":"\/see-do\/events\/culinary-events\/grilling-in-the-garden-dinner-series-7\/","terms":"a Culinary Event<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Events<\/a>)"},{"ID":"1485443","post_title":"SakeOne's Annual Oyster & Sake Event","post_content":"

Each guest will will get to experience a half dozen of the FRESHEST Pacific Northwest Oysters, shucked onsite perfectly paired with 6 different sake to complment the sauces and three varieties of tasty mollusks we've brought in that morning! And to really get your Cinco De MAyo pre-funk going, finish your Oyster Fest experience with SakeOne's own \"Asian Mary Cocktail\" as you enjoy the sun and fun on our deck (as we are praying to the Sake gods for sunny weather).  Cost is $15 per person and tickets are available for purchase online<\/a>.

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Culinary Event<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Events<\/a>)"},{"ID":"4112931","post_title":"Oregon Cornhole Championships","post_content":"

Also known as “Corn Toss” and Bean Bag Toss,” among other regional names, Cornhole is similar to horseshoes, except wooden boxes (cornhole platforms) and corn bags are used.<\/p>\r\n

The Championships will take place at Pacific University, where players will compete for the titles of single and doubles Oregon state cornhole champions, and will be invited to compete in the World Championships of Cornhole, July 7-11, 2015, in Knoxville, Tennessee. Participation in the state championship tournament is open to players of all ages. <\/strong><\/p>\r\n

New this year: Competitions for juniors, seniors and women.<\/strong> Participants for the state championships tournament must be Oregon residents. Cost to compete is $30, plus $5 processing fee. Admission includes a one-year membership to the American Cornhole Organization (a $25 value).<\/p>\r\n

See event details>>><\/strong><\/a><\/p>\r\n

Register to Compete>>><\/a><\/strong><\/p>","post_name":"oregon-cornhole-championships","post_type":"resource","slug":"events","name":"Events","lat":"45.5198","lng":"-123.111","distance":"16.7","permalink":"\/see-do\/events\/sports\/oregon-cornhole-championships\/","terms":"a Sports Event<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Events<\/a>)"},{"ID":"4643576","post_title":"Crawfish Boil at Montinore Estate","post_content":"

It's a good old fashioned southern crawfish boil! Montinore has invited Ethan Powell and Tobias Hogan, owners of Eat: An Oyster Bar<\/a> and The Parish in Portland to come out and show guests how it’s done. They will be boiling up pots of all-you-can-eat, fresh Gulf crawfish, shrimp and the usual accompaniments, as well as a big batch of their homemade Jambalaya, all paired with Montinore Estate's 2014 white wine releases.

Cost:<\/strong>
$60 for all-you-can-eat fresh crawfish, tokens for oysters, Jambalaya and bread pudding and wine pairings<\/p>\r\n

For tickets:<\/strong>
www.montinore.com\/Wines\/Events <\/a>
or contact Eddie Zavestoski at 503-359-5012 x 106 or edward@montinore.com<\/p>","post_name":"crawfish-boil-at-montinore-estate","post_type":"resource","slug":"events","name":"Events","lat":"45.5198","lng":"-123.111","distance":"16.7","permalink":"\/see-do\/events\/culinary-events\/crawfish-boil-at-montinore-estate\/","terms":"a
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