Scene and Heard

Oregon Country Fair returns with all its flair

CHRONICLE FILE PHOTO - Participants are eager to dress up and enjoy the Oregon Country Fair after the Covid era.

Started in 1969 as a benefit for an alternative school, the Oregon Country Fair has a rich and varied history of alternative arts and performance promotion, educational opportunities, land stewardship and philanthropy. On July 8, 9 and 10, the fair will return, in the flesh, to Veneta, Oregon for their 53rd annual event. 

“Innovation and technology kept us together the past two years, but nothing compares to a face to face Oregon Country . . .