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VanFest Northwest

June 23 • 10:00 am - June 24 • 10:00 pm

$20 – $30

VanFest Northwest is a music festival that celebrates vintage and modern camper vans, their owners, and the great outdoors!

You can participate at VanFest in TWO ways.

1. Buy a ticket at the gate or online and attend a great all day music festival!

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2. Register your vintage or modern camper vehicle at
https://vanfestnw.com, and camp in the fairgrounds!

Vehicle owners will then compete for the title of champion, as voted by festival attendees, by displaying their vehicle over the two days. At the end of our event, we will tally the votes and crown our champion of the inaugural VanFest!
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6% FOR GREAT CAUSES – VanFest is proud to donate 6% of ticket proceeds to the following great, local causes (2% for each).

SafeHaven Humane Society
Chintimini Wildlife Center
Greenbelt Land Trust

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LIVE MUSIC – Featuring some of the Northwests best rock and alternative groups. Join us on the lawn for live music both days starting at noon!

Saturday, June 23rd
PG-13 (Eugene, OR)
thom simon (Eugene, OR)
That Coyote (Corvallis, OR)
Human Ottoman (Portland, OR)
SKULL DIVER (Portland, OR)
Oceans Are Zeroes (Boise, ID)

Sunday, June 24th
IF THIS, THESE. (Corvallis, OR)
Wups (Corvallis, OR)
Gnarsh Mellow (Corvallis, OR)
This Patch of Sky (Eugene, OR)

Follow the link below for the official VanFest 2018 Spotify Playlist!
https://open.spotify.com/user/jordanckessler/playlist/4CYeuViv0lxX58sg36ltVO?si=Svf8rAUgR1SYRt24TIF7lw

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FOOD VENDORS – Featuring falafel, gyros, tacos, burritos, coffee, shave ice, and more! Enjoy under our dining tent or on the lawn in front of the music!

Ali Baba Tribal Treats
Simply Delish Tacos & Burritos
SweetBay Shave Ice
Birdseed Food Co.
Bespoken Coffee Roasters
Grouphead Coffee, LLC
@autobhancoffee

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VENDORS – Shop some of the northwests most creative and functional retailers.

Peak Sports
CVT-Cascadia Vehicle Tents
Owen Roth Photography
Rikabirdcreative
Newport Kidsport

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AUDITORIUM – Take a break from the heat (or the smoke, or the rain) to enjoy a variety of programming in our air conditioned, 100 seat auditorium.

Saturday, June 23rd
11 AM – Chintimini Wildlife Center Raptor Presentation
1 PM – Stio “Mountain Life” Video Compilation
5 PM -“Saving Atlantis”, A Film by Oregon State University

Sunday, June 24th
11 AM – “Under An Arctic Sky”, A Film by Chris Burkard
1 PM – “Drawn”, A Film by Jeremy Collins Art
3 PM – “Saving Atlantis”, A Film by Oregon State University

We are still looking to add to our lineup in the Auditorium. If you are interested in speaking or showing a film or documentary please contact us!

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BRING YOUR BIKE – Join Peak Sports for a group mountain bike ride up to nearby Oak Creek. The ride starts at 10AM and leaves from just outside VanFest ticketing in the south parking lot.

The Benton County Fairgrounds also connects to the Bald Hill Natural Area, which offers a wide array of hikes, walks, and bike rides for all levels and is free to the public.

Visiting from out of town and need a bike? Peak Sports has you covered with bike rentals from their bike shop downtown! Make sure to say hello for us!

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ADDITIONAL NOTES FOR VANFEST COMPETITORS-
*Absolutely no smoking on fairgrounds property.
*Alcohol is allowed, but only within the confines of your vehicle’s designated space. No one under the age of 21 is allowed to purchase, be in possession of or consume alcohol on the Benton County Fairgrounds premises. If you wish to consume alcohol outside of your designated space, a specially marked “Mazama Beer Garden” will be available to all VanFest Northwest participants, including minors.
*Fires are allowed, but they must be confined to a container with a bottom. No fires are allowed directly upon the ground. If your are unclear about the rules for fires, please confirm with event coordinator for clarification before creating a fire.
*The use of portable grills is allowed.
*VanFest Northwest is animal friendly! All animals must be on leash or tether at all times. Polite and well behaved animals are allowed to walk the fairgrounds with their owners. No animals, with exception of service animals, are permitted in the fairgrounds auditorium or restrooms.
*Power may or may NOT be available depending on your vehicles location.
*Fresh water will be available.
*Showers and coin operated laundry will be available
*ADA accessible restrooms will be available.
*WiFi will be available.

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ADDITIONAL NOTES FOR ATTENDEES-
*Attendees may bring light refreshments. No alcohol is allowed to be brought on the premises. Alcohol can be enjoyed in the “Mazama Beer Garden”. Minors are allowed to enter the tent under supervision.
*Attendees may bring blankets, small shade structures, and chairs.
*VanFest Northwest is animal friendly! All animals must be on leash or tether at all times. Polite and well behaved animals are allowed to walk the fairgrounds with their owners. No animals, with exception of service animals, are permitted in the fairgrounds auditorium or restrooms.
*Water will be available via Peak Sports, and other designated refill stations. Please come prepared.

Details

Start:
June 23 • 10:00 am
End:
June 24 • 10:00 pm
Cost:
$20 – $30
Event Category:
Website:
www.vanfestnw.com

Organizer

Hammerheart Strength Conditioning
Phone:
541-207-5636
Email:
hillarymichaldavidson@gmail.com
Website:
www.vanfestnw.com

Venue

Benton County Fairgrounds
110 SW 53rd St
Corvallis, 97333
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Website:
http://www.bentoncountyfair.net/