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june

06jun(jun 6)9:00 am09(jun 9)6:00 pmJoe Wolters Horse Clinic

06jun(jun 6)9:00 am27(jun 27)1:00 pmJune - Project in a Day Workshops

09jun(jun 9)9:00 am13(jun 13)6:00 pmEscape RV Tour Group

10jun(jun 10)1:00 am17(jun 17)4:00 pmKids in the Kitchen - OSU Free Summer Program

11jun9:00 am3:00 pm4-H Dog Show Clinic

13jun(jun 13)9:00 am04jul(jul 4)1:00 pmJune - Project in a Day Workshops

15jun(jun 15)8:00 am04aug(aug 4)5:00 pmCinnabar Mountain Play Days

15jun(jun 15)8:30 am19oct(oct 19)12:30 pmJohn Day Farmers Market

15jun9:00 am3:00 pmSheep Clinic

15jun11:00 am3:00 pmFamily Fun Day

15jun(jun 15)8:15 pm13jul(jul 13)9:30 pmFamine, Fire and Two Men Made Kam Wah Chung - A slide presentation

17jun7:30 pm9:00 pmOregon Friendly Driver Program

20jun(jun 20)9:00 am11jul(jul 11)1:00 pmJune - Project in a Day Workshops

20jun(jun 20)9:00 am23(jun 23)5:00 pmTy Evans Mule Clinic

20jun10:30 am1:00 pmMonthly Chamber Business Meeting and Luncheon

21jun7:00 am1:00 pmGrant County Family Health Fair - 25th Anniversary

22jun8:00 am9:30 amBook It 5K Fun Run

22jun(jun 22)8:30 am26oct(oct 26)12:30 pmJohn Day Farmers Market

22jun(jun 22)8:15 pm20jul(jul 20)9:30 pmFamine, Fire and Two Men Made Kam Wah Chung - A slide presentation

24jun(jun 24)8:00 am28(jun 28)5:00 pm2019 Natural Resource Camp

27jun7:30 am2:00 pmWildlands Tour of the Southern Blues - (Birding and Fire Ecology)

27jun(jun 27)9:00 am18jul(jul 18)1:00 pmJune - Project in a Day Workshops

27jun(jun 27)9:00 am30(jun 30)6:00 pmBMW Riders of Oregon

28jun6:30 pm7:30 pmIn a Landscape - Classical Music at the Cant Ranch

29jun(jun 29)8:30 am02nov(nov 2)12:30 pmJohn Day Farmers Market

29jun(jun 29)8:15 pm27jul(jul 27)9:30 pmFamine, Fire and Two Men Made Kam Wah Chung - A slide presentation

30jun10:00 am5:00 pmChinese Mining History Tour

july

13jun(jun 13)9:00 am04jul(jul 4)1:00 pmJune - Project in a Day Workshops

15jun(jun 15)8:00 am04aug(aug 4)5:00 pmCinnabar Mountain Play Days

15jun(jun 15)8:30 am19oct(oct 19)12:30 pmJohn Day Farmers Market

15jun(jun 15)8:15 pm13jul(jul 13)9:30 pmFamine, Fire and Two Men Made Kam Wah Chung - A slide presentation

20jun(jun 20)9:00 am11jul(jul 11)1:00 pmJune - Project in a Day Workshops

22jun(jun 22)8:30 am26oct(oct 26)12:30 pmJohn Day Farmers Market

22jun(jun 22)8:15 pm20jul(jul 20)9:30 pmFamine, Fire and Two Men Made Kam Wah Chung - A slide presentation

27jun(jun 27)9:00 am18jul(jul 18)1:00 pmJune - Project in a Day Workshops

29jun(jun 29)8:30 am02nov(nov 2)12:30 pmJohn Day Farmers Market

29jun(jun 29)8:15 pm27jul(jul 27)9:30 pmFamine, Fire and Two Men Made Kam Wah Chung - A slide presentation

04jul7:00 am10:00 pmMonument 4th of July Fun Festival

04jul(jul 4)9:00 am25(jul 25)1:00 pmJune - Project in a Day Workshops

04jul10:00 am10:00 pmPrairie City 4th of July

04jul10:00 am10:00 pmDayville 4th of July

04jul10:30 am1:00 pmMonthly Chamber Business Meeting and Luncheon

06jul(jul 6)8:30 am09nov(nov 9)12:30 pmJohn Day Farmers Market

06jul(jul 6)8:15 pm03aug(aug 3)9:30 pmFamine, Fire and Two Men Made Kam Wah Chung - A slide presentation

11jul6:00 pm8:00 pm"Archaeology of the Despised: Blacks, Jews Chinese"

13jul10:00 am3:00 pmPublic Archaeology Day at Kam Wah Chung State Heritage Site

13jul(jul 13)8:15 pm10aug(aug 10)9:30 pmFamine, Fire and Two Men Made Kam Wah Chung - A slide presentation

18jul6:00 pm8:00 pm"Chinese Tunnels": Myth or Reality

19jul(jul 19)9:00 am22(jul 22)5:00 pmJohn Day Swim Meet

26jul(jul 26)9:00 am28aug(aug 28)5:00 amDistrict Swim Meet

august

15jun(jun 15)8:00 am04aug(aug 4)5:00 pmCinnabar Mountain Play Days

15jun(jun 15)8:30 am19oct(oct 19)12:30 pmJohn Day Farmers Market

22jun(jun 22)8:30 am26oct(oct 26)12:30 pmJohn Day Farmers Market

29jun(jun 29)8:30 am02nov(nov 2)12:30 pmJohn Day Farmers Market

06jul(jul 6)8:30 am09nov(nov 9)12:30 pmJohn Day Farmers Market

06jul(jul 6)8:15 pm03aug(aug 3)9:30 pmFamine, Fire and Two Men Made Kam Wah Chung - A slide presentation

13jul(jul 13)8:15 pm10aug(aug 10)9:30 pmFamine, Fire and Two Men Made Kam Wah Chung - A slide presentation

26jul(jul 26)9:00 am28aug(aug 28)5:00 amDistrict Swim Meet

01aug10:30 am1:00 pmMonthly Chamber Business Meeting and Luncheon

11aug2:00 pm8:00 pmNPRA Rodeo

14aug(aug 14)9:00 am17(aug 17)8:00 pm110th Grant County Fair

Getting Around

Bike Friendly Options

The Old West Scenic Bikeway, starting in the town of John Day at the Kam Wah Chung State Heritage Site, offers a wide variety of terrain and scenery, from rushing rivers to friendly small towns to fossil beds, and some attention-getting climbs.

Other Travel Information

We have a Tesla charging station that is available at the Chamber of Commerce free of charge. 301 W Main Street in John Day. You may also want to check out the Eastern Oregon Travel Guides below.

Grant County Explore
Grant County Eastern