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Fort Dalles Fourth Weekend…July 3-4 in downtown The Dalles.  Concert with county artist James Otto on July 3, activities and fireworks on July 4.  For information go to fortdallesfourth.com.

Hood River 4th of July events…Kollas/Cramner Run/Walk from Odell to Jackson Park starts the morning…parade on the Heights at 10 a.m. followed by Hood River Fire Department BBQ lunch in Jackson Park at 11 a.m.  Fireworks on the riverfront at dusk.

White Salmon 4th of July events…parade up Jewett Boulevard at 1 p.m. to City Park.  Recognition of veterans at 2:30 p.m., Gorge Winds Concert at 3 p.m.  Games of kids begin at 2 p.m.

Lyle Lions Saturday Breakfast…July 4, 7 a.m.-10 a.m. at the Lyle Lions Community Center on the corner of 5th Street and Highway 14.  $7 adults, ages 6-12 $4, five and under are free.

Mellow Guitar of Bill Davis…July 8, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Hood River Valley Adult Center.

North Central Public Health District T-DAP Vaccine Clinic…July 9, 4 p.m.-7 p.m. at The Dalles Middle School.  Free vaccination to all persons age 7 and older that are not up to date on their T-DAP vaccine.

Hood River Valley Adult Center Friday Fun Lunch…July 10 with Jack Shepherd & Friends…11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Fort Dalles Days…events in The Dalles July 10-19.  Click here for event information.

WAAAM  Traffic Jam…July 10-11 in Hood River.  July 10 cruise through Hood River’s Heights at 7 p.m. and drive-in movie at WAAAM at 10 a.m.  Car Show and Swap Meet on July 11 beginning at 8 a.m. at WAAAM adjacent to the Ken Jernstedt Airfield.  Click here for event information.

Kiteboarding 4 Cancer…July 10-12 on the Hood River Waterfront.  Benefits Athletes 4 Cancer offering week-long adventure retreats for cancer survivors ages 18 to 40.  Click here for event information.

Hood River Valley Leos Bottle and Can Collection…moved to July 11, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Hood River Rosauers Shopping Center.

Trailgate…July 11, 10 a.m. based out of Billy Bob Snopark on Forest Road 44 in the Mt. Hood National Forest.  Celebrating single track trails.  Hosted by 44 Trails Association and the Mt. Hood National Forest.

Chili Cook-off to benefit family services at The Next Door, Inc…July 11, 11 a.m.-6:30 p.m.   For event rules call 541-296-2100, entry deadline is July 3.

Central Gorge Master Gardener Association Program…on insect management on July 11 at 1 p.m. in the Parkdale Library.  Free and open to the public.

Central Gorge Master Gardener Association Program…on Garden Planning and Garden Tools on July 11 at 2 p.m. at the Cascade Locks Library.  Free and open to the public.

Trout Lake Festival of the Arts…July 11, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and July 12, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. on the green at Trout Lake School.  Free admission.

Celebration Of Life For Gary Honald…July 12, 2 p.m.-4 p.m. at The Dalles Civic Auditorium Ballroom.

Second annual Ft. Dalles Days Community Worship and Free Barbecue…July 12 at Sorosis Park.  BBQ at 5 p.m., worship at 6 p.m.  Guest speaker is Dr. Jim Hazlett.

Barley Draught In Concert…July 12 at 7 p.m. at Old St. Peter’s Landmark in The Dalles.

Grave Matters Discussion Series:  Funerary Practices and Green Burials…July 15 at 5:30 p.m. at the Hood River Library.

Fort Dalles Pro Rodeo…July 16-18 at Milt Tumilson Arena.  All performances at 7:30 p.m.  Click here for event information.

Hood River Valley Adult Center Friday Fun Lunch…July 17 with The Simcoe Boys…11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

White Salmon/Bingen Rotary Club’s Leon Berry Golf Tournament…July 18 at 8 a.m. at Elk Ridge Golf Course in Carson.  Entry fee $400 per team.   Call 509-493-1783 or 541-308-1308 to enter.

Main Street Summerfest…July 18, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. on Federal Street in downtown The Dalles.  For information go to thedallesmainstreet.org

The Dalles Civic Auditorium Flea Market…July 18, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Civic’s community room.

Fort Dalles Days at Fort Dalles Museum…July 18, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. with free admission.  Kelly Martin in concert at 4 p.m.

Wasco County Historical Society celebrates Ft. Dalles Days at the Rorick House on 300 West 13th in The Dalles…1 p.m.-4 p.m. on July 18.

Wasco County Historical Society presentation on Blanche McGaughey Sammis and Ft. Dalles Rodeo history…July 19, 2 p.m.-4 p.m. at Riverenza Cafe.

Gorge Grown Branding Workshop…”Marketing Planning”…July 20, 5:30 p.m. at Gorge Innoventure on 1000 East Port Marina Drive in Hood River.  Cost is $45…go to gorgeinnoventure.com.

Hood River County Fair…July 22-25.  For information go to hoodriverfair.org.  204th Army Band peforms on July 23 at 7;30 p.m…Banda La Movida on July 24 at 9 p.m…Gloriana on July 25 at 8 p.m.

Hood River Valley Adult Center Friday Fun Lunch…July 24 with The 9 String Band…11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

204th Army Band in concert…July 24 at 7 p.m. at The Dalles Civic Auditorium.  Free admission, donations to the Civic accepted.

Learn To Make A Scrapbook…July 25 at 2 p.m at the Hood River Library.  Free and open to the public.

Fourth Sunday at the Fort…July 26 at 4 p.m. at the Ft. Dalles Museum with the 9 String Band…free admission.

Recycling Days at the History Museum of Hood River County…day camp for kids ages 7-11, July 27-29, 10 a.m.-noon each day.  $10 per day or $25 all three days.  Pre-registration is required…call 541-386-6772.

Hood River Valley Adult Center Friday Fun Lunch…July 31 with The Simcoe Boys…11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Trout Lake Fair…July 31-August 2.  For information go to troutlakefair.org.

Blue Moon, Blues, & BBQ…August 1 at 6:30 p.m. at Maryhill Winery with the Karen Lovely Band. Go to maryhillwinery.com for more information.

Fourth Sunday at the Fort…August 23 at 4 p.m. at the Ft. Dalles Museum with Tom Graff…free admission.

Gorge Kids Triathlon…September 20 at 8:30 a.m. at Hood River Waterfront Park.  For kids in grades K-5.  Go to gorgekidstri.com for more information.   Entry fee $20 prior to September 19, $30 day of event.  Benefits Hood River County School District physical education and health programs.

Big Bingo at Hood River Valley Adult Center Every Tuesday night at 6 p.m., doors open and food available at 5 p.m. Funds raised support the Meals on Wheels program.

Bingo for Meals on Wheels at Mid-Columbia Senior Center in The Dalles…every Saturday at 6 p.m.  Minimum buy-in is $10.

Wahtonka Community School Farmer’s Market…every Thursday, 8:15 a.m.-11:30 a.m. in front of the Wahtonka campus on 3601 West 10th in The Dalles.  Seeking vendors, consignors, and customers.  Call 541-506-3410 for information.

Free car seat checks the second Wednesday of each month, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., at the Hood River Fire Station on 1785 Meyer Parkway.

Skamania County Bookmobile…in Bingen City Park on alternate Wednesdays beginning June 3, 3 p.m.-3:45 p.m.  On alternate Thursdays beginning June 11 in Underwood, on Cook-Underwood Road 9:40 a.m.-10 a.m., Underwood Community Center 10:30 a.m.-11 a.m., Mt. View Trailer Court 11:10 a.m.-11:40 a.m., and Acorn Lane 11:50 a.m.-12:20 p.m.









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