Beers, Bikes & Brats. Starts at Sky High Brewing, 160 NW Jackson Ave., Corvallis. Sept. 12th 4:30 – 7 p.m. Take a leisurely bike ride from Sky High Brewing to the Maple Grove Shelter in Avery Park for a family-friendly, outdoor-fun Beers, Bikes & Brats event. Enjoy the sights before settling in at Avery Park for brats on the BBQ, Sky High brews, and live music from Brutal Bridges. Not a bad way to spend a summer day!
Shrewsbury Renaissance Faire. Kings Valley Hwy. & Grant Rd., Monmouth. Sept. 14th All day. Come be thee blythe and merry at the Renaissance Faire, just 15 miles and 500 years away from downtown Corvallis. Jousting knights and noble steeds clash on the tourney fyld while minstrels, troubadours, jongleurs, dancers, and bards fill the lanes with delight. General admission: $11.
Eastgate Beer Cider & MeadFest at Mazama Brewing, Nectar Creek Honeywine & 2 Towns Ciderhouse. Sept. 15ht Noon – 5 p.m. Spend the afternoon just east of town at the Eastgate Business Complex for the Eastgate Beer Cider & Meadfest. Mazama Brewing, Nectar Creek Honeywine, and Mazama Brewing team up with a trio of killer events all within walking distance. Get tours, tastings, snag limited bottles, and meet the people who run and work at the great spots.
Stitch Night at Stash. 110 SW 3rd St., Corvallis. Sept. 18th 5 – 8 p.m. Free social knitting and crocheting group; bring a project, get inspired. For info, visit www.stashlocal.com.