Weekend Warriors: 7/27-7/29
Milwaukie Daze are in downtown Milwaukie this Friday through Sunday from 10 to 10. There will be a parade, vendors, fireworks, and lots to eat, drink, and play. Free admission.
Make beautiful stained glass using recycled plastic, melted crayons, paper, and paint at the Central Library on Friday at 10:30. Best for ages 5-10. Free!
Bella Organics' Blueberry Festival is this Saturday and Sunday from 10 to 10. Blues/rock bands, food, and of course- blueberries. $10 - tickets available here.
The 20th Annual Division-Clinton Street Fair is this Saturday from 10 to 10. There will be a parade, vendors, activities, and music on three stages.
Sway to the rhythm of hula dancers and Polynesian singers at the Ho'lkeand Hawaiian Festival at Esther Short Park in Vancouver on Saturday from 10 to 7. There will also be Keiki events, traditional Hawaiian games, and nose flute making. Free!
The NW Book Festival is Saturday from 11 to 5 at Pioneer Courthouse Square. Children's authors Rob Adamowki and Rita Traut Kabeto will be there, along with dozens of other authors. Free!
The 7th Annual Party in the Park in Beaverton is Saturday from 11 to 5. Enjoy the Beaverton International celebration and more outdoor fun for the whole family. Free!
The 17th Annual Columbia Slough Regatta is Sunday from 9 to 1. Launch into the water by St Johns Canoe Launch and enjoy hands-on nature activities. Bring your own boat or make a reservation for a rental. Suggested $7 donation.
Check out The Big Float on Sunday beginning at 12:30. Brave and hearty souls will form a human flotilla of inner tubes and other watercraft and sail the Willamette from the Hawthorne Bridge. There will be music, food, and a kids activity area as well. Free to watch, $5 to float.
KC Puppetree's 'B' Show will be at Milagros this Sunday at 11. Meet Bee, Bat, and Bald Eagle as they belt their B-eautiful ballads. $3-5.
Hope this gives you some ideas. Have fun out there! And don't forget to double-check event details by calling or checking the website of the venue, performer, or host organization.