HOUR Exchange: All Things Local Summer Celebration

festivalJoin the Corvallis community on Sunday, June 26 for the HOUR Trader’s Summer Celebration hosted by the HOUR Exchange, a non-profit organization working on building a community network that trades goods and services while promoting ecological sustainability. This event is a celebration of all things local, including food, arts, music, and dancing, and will be held at Central Park in Downtown Corvallis.

Vendors at the HOUR Trader’s Summer Celebration will be selling local goods and accept both US dollars and HOURS, Corvallis’ own local currency. Live music will be provided by the Ancient Ways Community Marimba Ensemble and Karl Smiley & Friends. Come hungry, wearing your dancing shoes and ready to celebrate summer with the whole family.

The HOUR Exchange hosts its 14th annual HOUR Trader’s Summer Celebration on Sunday, June 26 from 1 to 5 p.m. in Central Park in Downtown Corvallis. This is a free event and everyone is welcome. For more information on the event or organization, please search for “HOUR Trader’s Local Market Summer Celebration” on Facebook or visit www.hourexchange.org.

By Kara Beu