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Eugene, OR 97401

Colette Ramirez-Maddock
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Summer in the City

Summer in the City 2014


Boy BubblesWarm evenings are upon us!
We are excited to bring you our fabulous 2014 Summer in the City series: --Downtown, --Live Music: Washburne Park, Pedal Power Music, Sunday Jams: Dancin’ in the Park, --Movies, --Skate Competitions, --Breakfast at the Bike Bridges and -- more! 

Disco Dodgeball

Partner Activities
For more information about some of our activities and partners please click on the links below:


  • City of Eugene Recreation, Aquatics – For more information on the Summer Kick-Off and Farewell to Summer Swims, please check eugene-or.gov/aquatics.
  • Eugene Symphony - Free, tickets required. Check eugenesymphony.org for details.
  • Playground Sports – To register for Downtown Dodgeball – Rock & Dodge, please check playground sports.
  • Create!Eugene – A month-long celebration of the arts in Eugene with creative workshops, a plein air competition and kids activities. For more information about the PleinAir Paintout check CreateEugene.com.
  • Eugene Public Library - Join in Summer Reading, with free events for all ages! Info at eugene-or.gov/summerreading.

Calendar
View the full 2014 Summer in the City calendar below or download the brochure.
English brochure
Spanish brochure


Dancin' in the Park
July


Pedal Power Live Music: Los Cumbiamberos
Thursday, 7/24, 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Churchill Park, Bailey Hill & West 18th Ave


Breakfast at the Bike Bridges*
Friday, 7/25, 7:00 – 9:30 am
DeFazio Bridge, Alton Baker Park, North of EWEB Bldg.

Movie: The Perfect Game
Friday, 7/25, 9:00-ish pm
Rated PG, 118 minutes
Trainsong Park, Edison St

Movie: The Longshots
Saturday, 7/26, 9:00-ish pm
Rated PG, 94 minutes
Monroe Park, 10th & Monroe

Sunday Jam: Dancin' in the Park
Sunday, 7/27, 2:00 – 6:00 pm
Local DJ’s spin funk and soul in the sun!
Sladden Park, N. Adams & Cheshire

Live Music: Oregon Tuba Ensemble
Sunday, 7/27, 6:30 – 7:30 pm
Washburne Park, Agate & 20th

Downtown: Movie-King Kong
Co-presented with Bijou Metro
Wednesday, 7/30, 8:30 – 10:00-ish pm
The original monster blockbuster
Rated PG-13,100 minutes
Kesey Square; Willamette & Broadway

Live Music: Amazon Community Center Rhythm Festival
Thursday, 7/31, 5:30 – 8:00 pm
Family friendly drum circle followed by Samba Ja
Amazon Park, near Hilyard & 26th

Plein Air downtown

August

Downtown: Late for Dinner Concert
Friday 8/1, 6:00 – 7:00 pm
Lively Americana music
Downtown Eugene Public Library; 10th & Olive

Movie: Jurassic Park
Friday, 8/1, 9:00-ish pm
Rated PG-13, 127 minutes
Willakenzie Park, 1725 Best Lane

Movie: Breaking Away
Saturday, 8/2, 9:00-ish pm
Rated PG, 101 minutes
Amazon Park, near Hilyard & 26th

Sunday Jam: Dancin' in the Park
Sunday, 8/3, 2:00 – 6:00 pm
Local DJ’s spin funk and soul in the sun!
Sladden Park, N. Adams & Cheshire

Live Music: Springfield Community Band
Sunday, 8/3, 6:30 – 7:30 pm
Washburne Park, Agate & 20th

Downtown Dodgeball – Rock & Dodge
Co-presented by Playground Sports
Theme: 80’s Hairband
Wednesday, 8/6, 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Be the next Tourney Champs or win the Spirit Award and donate prize money to your fave charity! Go to playground sports to register your team.
Kesey Square; Willamette & Broadway

Movie: Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
Friday, 8/8, 9:00-ish pm
Rated G, 144 minutes
University Park, 23rd & University St

Movie/Película: El Amor Brujo en español
Saturday, 8/9, 9:00-ish pm
Rated/Clasificación PG, 100 minutes, English subtitles
Sladden Park, N. Adams & Cheshire

Live Music: Calamity Jazz Dixieland Band
Sunday, 8/10, 6:30 – 7:30 pm
Washburne Park, Agate & 20th

Sidewalk to Catwalk
Downtown: Fashion Show – Sidewalk to Catwalk

Wednesday, 8/13, 7:30 – 9:00 pm
Eugene fashionistas come together with a grand display of artistic creations
Fun begins at 5:30 pm, show at 7:30 pm
East Park Blocks, 8th & Oak St

Movie: Space Jam
Friday, 8/15, 9:00-ish pm
Rated PG, 88 minutes
Churchill Park, Bailey Hill & West 18th Ave

Movie Película: Space Jam En Español
Saturday, 8/16, 9:00-ish pm
Rated/ Clasificación PG, 88 minutes
Petersen Barn Park, 870 Berntzen Road

Sunday Jam: Dancin' in the Park
Sunday, 8/17, 2:00 – 6:00 pm
Local DJ’s spin funk and soul in the sun!
Sladden Park, N. Adams & Cheshire

Live Music: Junction City Polka Band
Sunday, 8/17, 6:30 – 7:30 pm
Washburne Park, Agate & 20th

Downtown: Plein Air Paint Out
Co-presented with Create!Eugene
Wednesday, 8/20, 5:30 - 8:30 pm
Enjoy artworks created for the Plein Air Paint Out Competition, live music, and a kids do-it-yourself art station. Go to CreateEugene.com for details
Kesey Square, Willamette & Broadway

Pedal Power Music: The Shed Shakers
Thursday, 8/21, 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Cal Young, Gilham & Crescent

Movie: Wall-E
Friday, 8/22, 9:00-ish pm
Rated G, 98 minutes – English subtitles
Washington Park, 20th & Washington St

Live Music: Oregon Brass Society
Sunday, 8/24, 6:30 – 7:30 pm
Washburne Park, Agate & 20th

Neighborhood Ice Cream Social
Thursday, 8/28, 5:30 - 7:00 pm
Share ice cream, music and Plein air paintings with your neighbors
Campbell Community Center, 155 High St

Farewell to Summer Swim
Friday, 8/29, Swim for free, at Amazon, Echo Hollow, and Sheldon Pools. Go to eugene-or.gov/aquatics for details.

Breakfast at the Bike Bridges*
Friday, 8/29, 7:00 – 9:30 am
Greenway Bike Bridge, across from the Valley River Center

Skate Competition**
Saturday, 8/30, 5:00 – 8:00 pm
All ages, all abilities! Rain or shine
Bethel Skatepark, Bethel Middle School

Sunday Jam: Dancin' in the Park
Sunday, 8/31, 2:00 – 6:00 pm
Local DJ’s spin funk and soul in the sun!
Sladden Park, N. Adams & Cheshire

Live Music: One More Time Marching Band
Sunday, 8/31, 6:30 – 7:30 pm
Washburne Park, Agate & 20th

September
Breakfast at the Bike Bridges*
Friday, 9/26, 7:00 – 9:30 am
Delta Ponds Bridge

October
Breakfast at the Bike Bridges*
Friday, 10/31, 7:00 – 9:30 am
Frohnmayer Bike Bridge, South side

Notes
*Breakfast at the Bike Bridges: Celebrate biking & walking. Free coffee, bagels & more!
** Skate Competitions: Watch for free. $5 to skate, register on 7/20 at 3 pm, on 8/30 at 4 pm. Parent must register 18 & under. Helmets required when skating. 100% of the proceeds go to Skateboard program scholarships.

Program Partners/Sponsors:
  KDUK    Kool 99.1    Eugene Weekly

 Playground Sports    Pedal Power    Pacific Winds    Hop Valley