The 13th Annual TOM FEST of Christian/Indie bands, will start on August 6th and run through August 9th at the Lacamas Conference Center, 2025 N.E. Goodwin Road in Camas, Washington. Bands include MXPX, Falling Up, The Myriad, Dizmas, Generation Unleashed, and much more. For more information, check out their website – www.tomfest.com.
Salem House of Prayer is launching night and day prayer in the capitol city of Salem with their Day of Worship event starting at 6pm at Carousel Park on the waterfront in Salem. Bring your friends and family and come be a part of seeing history made. You can find out more about the event on their website at www.salemhouseofprayer.org.
Freedom Fest is Western Washington’s largest annual Christian music festival. It starts on August 15th and goes through August 17th. Freedom Fest is held at Stocker Farms in Snohomish, Washington. Such bands taking the stage are KJ-52, Braille, Worth Dying For, Everyday Sunday and many others. For more information visit www.freedomfest.org.
August 22-Sept 1
Salem hosts the Oregon State Fair beginning August 22 and running until September 1. The state fair dates back 147 years. After the first successful fair ended in 1861, they decided to move the fair to Salem in 1862, to its now current location. You won’t want to miss this year’s fair. Tickets available in advance on their website at www.oregonstatefair.org.
Sweet Home Community Chapel is hosting Aaron Shust in concert with Jeremy Riddle and Everyday Sunday. The Ames Creek Amphitheater is located at 42250 Ames Creek Road in Sweet Home. Concert starts at 5pm To purchase tickets in advance or for bulk rate, call 541-367-5106 or visit their website at www.communitychapel.net.
See Evan Wickham in concert on Sunday, August 24 at Southwest Bible Church at 6pm in Beaverton on 14605 SW Weir Road. Evan is an ordained minister who serves as a Worship Pastor at Horizon Christian Fellowship in San Diego, CA, while also ministering in music and speaking worldwide. Call the church for more information at 503-524-7000.
Street Praise Festival will be held at Pioneer Courthouse Square in Portland on August 30 starting at Noon and going to 5:30pm Street Praise will feature local music from Michael Avery, Contrete Evangelist, Encomium, and Kylie Jean as well as Face Painting, Puppets and much more. Contact Steve Eskridge at 206-234-7859 or visit www.streetpraise.org.