Legendary Joe & Virginia Meek
Reenacted by descendants David & Beverly Meek
Monday, May 29, 11 am & 2 pm
Meet the legendary mountain man, trapper, Oregon Trail pioneer, law enforcement official, and politician of early Oregon Country, as portrayed by his descendant, David Meek. He will share amazing tales from the Meek’s life, including adventures with Kit Carson, Jim Bridger, an unlucky bear, and many more!
Opening Day at Philip Foster Farm
22725 SE Eagle Creek Road, Eagle Creek, OR 97022
Saturday, June 17, 11 am – 4 pm
Authentic history and camp cooking combine for the perfect day to visit the Philip Foster Farm. Come for a taste, or sign up to demonstrate your cooking skills. Guests are welcome to visit, learn from contestants, and vote for their favorite dishes.
Sounds Along the Oregon Trail
with Heartstrings Musical Duo
Sunday, June 18, 1 pm
Nancy and Rob Downie play a variety of instruments that were common during the Oregon Trail migration period, including hammered and mountain dulcimers, fiddle, acoustic bass, banjo and Native American flute. They will play music from the Lewis and Clark era through the Civil War and can share information on the history of the tunes and the origin and construction of the instruments.
Find out more about Heartstrings here
A Portland Rose Festival Sanctioned Event
Unmentionable: The Victorian Lady’s Guide to Sex, Marriage, and Manners
with author Therese Oneill
Friday, June 30, 1 pm