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Rockin’ River Fest in Oregon will be held June 17

By Donna Mann

Oregon Together

Plan to attend Oregon’s first annual Rockin’ River Fest on Saturday, June 17.  

Lots of fun and exciting activities are being planned to showcase the recreational, scenic, historic, and business resources of the community.  

This new event is being co-produced by the Oregon Chamber of Commerce and Oregon Together. 

If you’re the competitive type you might want to put together a team for the Tug Across the Rock or the or bags tournament or test your strength and stamina as you navigate the Rock River Adventure Triathlon three-mile run, 10-mile bike ride and five-mile canoe and kayak race.  

Details and registration information for all events are available on the website 

Local entertainers and regional bands will provide a variety of musical entertainment on the River’s Edge and Chill Zone stages.  

Headliner bands include Love and Thunder, Dirt Road Rebelz, and The Party Doctors.  

The local stage will feature a variety of local musicians and performers.  

Additional festival events include The Game Spot family recreation area, food court, Uniquely Oregon Community Showcase, historical tours, gallery viewings, cruise event and 50/50 raffle.  

Many sponsors have stepped up to help make this event possible.  

Presenting Business Sponsor: Martin & Company and Presenting Media Sponsor: 102 The Coyote/Good Times Oldies WRHL,

Golden Eagle Sponsors: KSB Hospital, Big John, and Byron Bank,

Eagle Sponsors: Exelon Generation, Kunes Country Auto, Ukulele Station America,

Pelican Sponsors: Alpine Chiropractic and Natural Medicine, Farrell Holland Gale Funeral Home, H.A. International, Harvard State Bank, Merlin’s Greenhouse and Flowers, Oregon Auto Body, John Stephen Moehle/Legal Shield,

Seagull Sponsors: Graphic Arts Express, Red Stone Salon & Spa, Short Cut Barber Shop, Scott Stephens State Farm, Stillman Bank, The Oregon Soap Shoppe, White Pines Dude Ranch, Willow Creek Design,

Contributing Donors: AbleSoft Solutions.

Additional sponsorships are welcomed Call the Oregon Chamber of Commerce at 815-732-2100 for details.

Complete details about the festival are available on the website

Questions may be directed to 

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