Blue Mountain Eagle Your Journey Begins Here Wednesday, July 28, 2010
LOCALEVENTS TO ATTEND NPRA Rodeo
Friday - Saturday, Aug. 27 and 28,
Grant County Fairgrounds in John Day Cowboys and cowgirls from across the county and beyond gather for dust and hoof fly- ing activities that include bronc and bull riding, calf roping, barrel racing, steer wrestling, bareback riding and much more. For more information, call 541-575-1900, or visit www.grantcountyfair.com
Search and Rescue Fly In Saturday, Sept. 11,
Grant County Regional Airport in John Day
Activities for the fun-filled morning include a catered breakfast, free airplane rides for youth in grades 1-12 (with an accompanying parent, and as time and weather allow) and U.S. Forest Service demonstrations. For more information, call 541-575-1151 or 541-820-4310.
18th Annual Half-Fast Marathon and Bike Race
Saturday, Sept. 18, Prairie City
The 13-mile event starts runs from Prairie City to John Day. The event is free, although preregistra- tion is encouraged. For information, contact Richard Thompson at 541-932-2758. Registration forms are available at the Grant County Chamber of Commerce office, 541-575-0547.
Grant County Quilt & Art Show Friday - Sunday, Oct. 1-3,
Grant County Fairgrounds in John Day
Quilts and artwork from around Grant County, both newly-crafted and antique treasures, will be on display, with attendees voting on their favorite quilts. The fea- tured quilter and artist for this year’s show are yet to be determined. For more information, call 541-575-1900.
3rd Annual Hot Air Balloon Festival Friday - Sunday, Oct. 22-24, Grant County
Full lift-off launches will take place each morning from Mt. Vernon Middle School. There will also be tethered rides in John Day, Prairie City and Dayville.
Night glow will be held on Saturday evening, Oct. 23, at the John Day Golf Course. For more information on rates, times and sponsors, call 541-575-0547 or visit www.gcore- gonlive.com
H Group Uniques Plus 19 Wonderful Booths
s Collectibles -Linens, -Glassware -Silverware
sDVDs & Videos s Books s Furniture s Jewelry s Pictures, Prints
Wed – Fri 11 am to closing Sat – Sun 3 pm to closing
600 S. Canyon Blvd., John Day • (541) 575-2404 Major Credit Cards accepted
Open Mon.. - Sat. 10 am - 4 pm
145 E Main Street John Day 541-575-0365
Handcrafted Furniture Antler Art
Prairie Trading Post Unique, Handcrafted Gifts
Great Basin Art
Juniper Table & Floor Lamps Coffee Tables, Sofa Tables & End Tables Beautiful Handcrafted Jewelry Candelabras, Salt & Pepper Shakers Napkin Rings, Toothpick Holders Business Card Holders Cribbage Boards & Buttons Gifts Of All Kinds Western & Native American Arts & Crafts
Local Artists include: Mel McDaniel, Michelle Severe & Dale & Claudia Duby
Open: 10 am - 5 pm Tuesday - Saturday open most holiday weekends
147 SW Front St. | Prairie City | 541-820-4123 www.greatbasinart.com/prairie-trading-post.html
• Out Of This World Pizza • Juicy Hamburgers • Broasted Chicken
D IRTY S H AME HAME S ALOON A L O O N I R T Y
KARAOKE EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT!
ORDERS TO GO! Chuck-full of treasures!
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