ANNUAL EVENTS

MAY            White Water Festival

For more than 30 years rafters, kayakers and river rats of all kinds have gathered to test their skills on the wild and scenic Clackamas River.  It’s a weekend of fun, safe, and exciting whitewater activities.

Website: upperclackamasfestival.org


JULY             Estacada Timber Festival

The perfect family event with exciting logging competitions, carnival, food, crafts, a beer garden and great live music.   On the Fourth of July, enjoy the Estacada Big Bang Fireworks Display, one of the best in Oregon. 

Website: Estacada Timber Festival


JULY             Estacada Summer Celebration

The Estacada Summer Celebration began in 2000 as a small celebration of the Artback Artists Cooperative’s annual “mural-in-a-weekend” project. In addition to celebrating the newest mural each year the festival now includes an arts & crafts fair, activities for children and a great line-up of northwest musicians.  It is an opportunity for residents and visitors to celebrate our wonderful community through art. Fourth weekend in July on Broadway Street.

Website: Estacada Summer Celebration


AUGUST               Old Time Cruise In

If vintage vehicles are your thing, this event is for you.  Come to admire or enter your own ride. 


SEPTEMBER          Best Dam Run

Run or walk, a good time will be had by all.  The all paved course features views of pristine waters, shading forests, interesting geology and sometimes, bald eagles, osprey, and colorful waterfowl.  Open to ‘athletes’ of all skill and ability levels.


NOVEMBER           Festival of the Fungus

Enjoy the Fabulous Fungi in the form of an art show, food, and education. Get up close to wild mushrooms, eat edible mushrooms, and meet vendors displaying their fungus-fun artwork. Mushroom identification workshop, foraging, art show, and tasting!  Local restaurants join the fun by including wild mushroom specials on their menus.


DECEMBER            WINTER ARTISANS SHOW

Beat the mall crowds and find unique, one-of-a-kind gifts at the annual Winter Artisans Show.  The first weekend in December at Estacada City Hall.