Connecting Our Community
Apply to be a Teen Host and Help with the County Fair!
Students entering grades 7 through 10 are eligible to apply!  Teen Hosts help with a variety of fair projects including working in the Retro Gaming Room, greeting and assisting fair guests, and helping with special contests.  You get to help out at the Fair while earning a Season Pass to all the fun when we "Make a Splash" at the Benton County Fair, August 1-4. Training and mentorship provided. It's a great opportunity to learn and enjoy the fair!

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The Hemp & Cannabis Fair
The Hemp & Cannabis Fair - known as the "THC Fair" - returns to Corvallis. Showcasing 40 vendor booths and a lecture stage with sessions all weekend. THC Fair is bringing together local dispensaries, smoke shops, horticulture, and hemp-based products to make this a one-stop destination for anyone curious about hemp or cannabis. This event is restricted to 21+ or 18+ with OMMP. Tickets give you full weekend access to the fair and lecture series.

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In accordance with OLCC recreational marijuana guidelines, there will be no on-site consumption of cannabis promoted or allowed.
12th Annual Run for the Hills
Scenic but challenging 30k and 8k trail run at Bald Hill; easy 2 mile run/ walk on paved path and a 1/4 mile kids run. This popular event is great for the whole family! Proceeds benefit Greenbelt Land Trust's Trails Fund to help maintain and enhance our public trail systems.  

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VanFest Comes to the Fairgrounds
VanFest Northwest is a music festival that celebrates vintage and modern camper vans, their owners, and the great outdoors!
You can participate at VanFest in two ways.
1. Buy a ticket at the gate or online and attend a great all day music festival!
2. Register your vintage or modern camper vehicle and camp in the fairgrounds!

Vehicle owners will then compete for the title of champion, as voted by festival attendees, by displaying their vehicle over the two days. At the end of the event a champion will be crowned!

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Mark Your Calendars for da Vinci Days in July!
da Vinci Days is all about Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics (STEAM), showcasing the creativity of community members.

And don't miss the Graand Kinetic Challenge (GKC). Watch as these unique pedal-powered vehicles tackle the sand dune, mud bog and river during their race to victory.

Benton County Fair & Rodeo
Have we got a fair planned for you! Join us for live music, carnival rides, livestock displays, exhibits, commercial vendors, performers, and so much more! The Benton Oaks Tap House is back and ready to serve you an ice cold craft beer or delicious cider. The Oak Grove Stage will be jumping day and night with cowgirl roping tricks, magician, hypnotist, comedy juggler, and karaoke. In addition to two nights of NPRA sanctioned rodeo, we will be having our first All Girls Rodeo Wednesday night. Plus the Live Stingray Encounter (yes, you can touch them!), Wildlife Wendy & Her Tropical Birds, OMSI Science Festival, Miss Annie's All the World's a Stage (bilingual children's interactive area), Retro Gaming Room, and that's not all!

Don't miss the great bands on our Main Stage . All performances are included with your fair admission.

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