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Albany, Oregon 97321

Welcome to the weekend! Your search for exciting events ends with Albany’s variety of activities guaranteed to deliver fun, entertainment, and memorable moments for all. Dive into the vibrant events scene our area has to offer:

Winter Wildlife Field Days

Embark on a bilingual and accessible nature adventure with the Marion Soil & Water Conservation District, as we explore the beauty of the Mid-Willamette Valley through a series of in-person events designed to connect you with the great outdoors. This year’s theme, “Worlds Unseen,” invites you on a free journey to discover the hidden wonders of nature at various local spots, some easily reachable without a car. Scheduled activities promise an engaging experience for all ages, fostering a deeper appreciation for the environment and the myriad of life it sustains. Visit to view the full schedule and plan your adventure in the nearby natural world. Whether you’re a seasoned explorer or just looking to spend some quality time in nature, this event is an open invitation to witness the unseen worlds waiting right on your doorstep. We can’t wait to share this unique experience with you!

Date: March 1 – 31, 2024
Time: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Location: 2505 Pacific Blvd SE, Albany, OR 97321
Cost: Free

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Friends of the Library Book Sale

Step into a world of stories and melodies at the Friends of Albany Public Library’s special sale, held at 2450 14th Ave SE, Albany, OR. This two-day event invites the public to explore a vast collection of new, gently used, and former library books, movies, music, and audiobooks. Whether you’re a bibliophile, a music lover, or a movie enthusiast, you’ll find something to treasure. Running on Friday from 11 am to 6 pm and Saturday from 10 am to 5 pm, it’s a perfect opportunity to expand your personal library while supporting the Albany Public Library. Don’t miss this chance to discover your next favorite read or add to your collection of classics, all for a good cause.

Date: March 22-23, 2024
Time: Friday @ 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM & Saturday @ 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Location: 2450 14th Ave SE, Albany, OR 97322
Cost: Free

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“Sounds of Home” Spring Concert & Pre-Concert Lecture

Join us for a musical celebration of heritage and community at the “Sounds of Home” Spring Concert, featuring a special focus on the spirit of Ireland under the direction of Artistic Director Kim A. Williams Melby. This enchanting performance promises a selection of Irish pieces that will transport you to the Emerald Isle through lilting melodies and rousing dances. Before the concert, delve into the intriguing relationship between language and music with Michael Merrill’s pre-concert lecture, “Regional Accents: How the way we speak shapes our music,” from 2:15 to 2:45 pm, followed by the concert at 3:00 pm. This event is set to be a captivating experience that celebrates the enduring sounds of home and the universal language of music.

Date: March 23, 2024
Time: Lecture @ 2:15 PM & Concert @ 3:00 PM
Location: West Albany High School // 1130 Queen Ave SW, Albany, OR 97321
Cost: Free

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Lorcana Constructed Deck Tournament

Join Roxy Pendleton and Disney Lorcana Oregon for an exhilarating afternoon of strategic gameplay at Wicked Comics & Collectibles. Dive into the Disney Lorcana Constructed Tournament, set for March 24th from 12 pm to 4 pm, where fans and competitors alike can showcase their deck-building prowess and battle it out for incredible prizes. With a $15 entry fee, participants are welcomed into the tournament with a complimentary pack, plus an additional pack for each competitor added to the burgeoning prize pool. Don’t miss your chance to be part of this captivating event, perfect for both seasoned players and newcomers eager to explore the magic of Disney Lorcana. Whether you’re aiming for the top or just looking to enjoy a day filled with fun and strategy, this tournament promises to be a highlight for Disney Lorcana enthusiasts.

Date: March 24, 2024
Time: 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Location: Wicked Comics & Collectibles // 426 2nd Ave SE, Albany, OR 97321
Cost: $15 (view ticket info)

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Deluxe Karaoke Night

Unleash your inner superstar at Deluxe Brewing’s Karaoke Night, a gathering spot where melodies and memories are made. This event invites singers of all skill levels to step into the spotlight. Hosted by the dynamic duo Mary Shank & Randy Mendoza, known as KJ Glam & Slam of Shankdoza Entertainment, Karaoke Night promises a lively atmosphere where everyone is a star. Whether you’re a first-timer or a seasoned performer, grab the mic and let your voice soar. Attendance is free, with tipping for the KJ encouraged to show appreciation. Enhance your night with a selection of craft beers, cocktails, cider, wine, and soda from the taproom, and don’t forget to check out the delicious offerings from the Deluxe Food Cart. Deluxe Brewing’s pet-friendly policy and all-ages welcome (except in the bar area) ensure that everyone can join in the fun. For an evening filled with music, laughter, and community, Deluxe Brewing is the place to be.

Date: March 24, 2024
Time: 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Location: Deluxe Brewing // 635 Water Ave NE, Albany, OR 97321
Cost: Free

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2024 Willamette Speedway Racecar Show

Rev up your engines and join us for the electrifying kickoff to the 2024 racing season with the racecar show presented by Moxie Media & Promotions! Get up close and personal with over 25 spectacular racecars, offering a feast for the eyes of true race fans. The excitement doesn’t stop there; the Shriners Raffle makes a grand return, featuring incredible prizes, alongside a 50/50 fundraiser and live driver interviews that promise to enrich your experience. Seize the opportunity to meet some of the West Coast’s biggest stars in Dirt track racing, with exclusive autograph and photo sessions. Whether you’re a long-time racing aficionado or new to the thrilling world of Dirt track, this event is a perfect pit stop for a day filled with speed, excitement, and community. Don’t miss out on this high-octane gathering that celebrates the heart and soul of racing!

Date: March 22 – 24, 2024
Time: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Location: Heritage Mall // 1895 14th Ave SE, Albany, OR 97322
Cost: Free

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Oregon’s Best Egg Hunt

Spring into fun with a spectacular FREE Egg Hunt at Lebanon High School Football Stadium. Whether rain or shine, join us for an unforgettable family adventure on two special dates: March 23rd at 10 am and March 30th at 2 pm. Dive into a sea of 20,000 candy-filled eggs waiting to be discovered in a hunt that promises excitement and smiles for all ages. But that’s not all—participants also have the chance to win fabulous prizes, including a hoverboard, just by pre-registering for the event. Make this a family day to remember with fun activities and the opportunity to take home more than just sweet treats. Pre-register now for your chance to win and to be part of the most anticipated egg hunt of the year!

Date: March 23, 2024
Time: 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Location: Lebanon High School Football Stadium // 65 W Grant St, Lebanon, OR 97355
Cost: Free (Pre-Register)

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From engaging cultural experiences to fun community gatherings, there’s plenty to explore. We invite you to take part in these events, support local initiatives, and enjoy what our community has to offer. It’s a great way to connect with neighbors and make the most of your weekend. Join in, discover something new, and contribute to the vibrant life of Albany area.

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