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Bohemia Mining Days COUNTDOWN

Bohemian Mining Day float in Creswell’s 4th of July Celebration parade. CHRISTOPHER PALANUK/THE CRESWELL CHRONICLE

The 59th annual Bohemia Mining Days festival is just a week away! The 7th Annual Slabtown vs. Lemati Feud is heating up. Do you have your costume for Saturday’s Dress Up Day to score points for your town? Costume information is on the festival website.

Advanced All-Day Carnival Ride Bracelets: Save $8 and purchase your coupon for $22 at Cottage Grove Bi-Mart and Scarpelli’s Short Stop; ($30/on-site). Save even more with the 2 for 1 ”Buddy Day” deal on Thursday only. Limited number of coupons available, while supplies last, before July 19 at 3 p.m. The Carnival has lots of kiddie rides for your little ones to enjoy.

Saturday’s Covered Bridge Tours: Pre-registration deadline extended to this Friday July, 13. A fun activity for residents and visitors to learn more about local history in the ”Covered Bridge Capital of The West.” Seating is limited to 18 participants on two guided tours at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. on Saturday July, 21. Fee: $10 (Thanks to South Lane Wheels for donating bus and driver.) Call 541-942-5064 for details.

It’s not too late to register: Vendor, Volunteer and Saturday Morning’s Parade applications are on the festival website and outside the Festival Office in the Cottage Grove Hotel.

For more info: Visit www.BohemiaMiningDays.org or call 541-942-5064.