GrassRoots Festival 2016

Remember When

Come join the fun on Main Street

Second Saturday in August

7am: City-wide yard sales open.

9am: Festival starts up.

11am: Warm up for the afternoon.

  • Free Kiddy Carnival
  • Balloon Man
  • Live music in the park

2pm: Ducks race down Catherine Creek for prizes

5:30pm: More races and contests heat up.

  • Lawn Mower Races
  • Kids Putt Putt.

7:30pm: City-wide Street Dance starts for the whole family.

For more information about registered events and volunteer opportunities, send email to

Car Show & Shine

Raffle, Dash Plaques, Games Show 9am to 4pm Register 8-9am
Car Registration

Arts, Crafts, & Food

Hand-crafted art, jewelry, and gifts, face-painting, good eats, and more.
Vender Application

man blindfolded riding a lawnmower through obstacle course

Lawnmower Races

Put on a blind-fold and navigate the obstacle course.

On Stage in the Park

Hillfolk Noir

Neo-traditionalists playing traditional music on traditional instruments for non-traditional times.

Wasteland Kings

Americana sounds echoing Steve Earle, The Rolling Stones, Muddy Waters, Townes Van Zandt, The Pogues.

James Dean Kindle & Eastern Oregon Playboys

Country groove crooner.

Porter and the Pale Ales

Throwback, retro sounds of 30’s thru early 60’s: George Gershwin meets the early Beatles.