Podcast

Energy Park Solar

Energy Park Solar

Learn about the Oregon Energy Industries Association and the Solar Showers at the Oregon Country Fair! Amy Berg-Pickett talks to us about supporting solar energy statewide in a dynamic environment. Also hear from the Solar Showers crew- how to get clean on a dusty...

Andy Lifschuts – Honoring Grandma Barbara

Andy Lifschuts – Honoring Grandma Barbara

Honoring Barbara Lifschuts, a treasured member of the Fair Family, who passed away. Her grandson Andy shares memories and her fiber arts works in the booth, as well as selling his own jewelry. Andy remembers her fondly and her contributions to the fair for over 30...

Cindy and the Fantasy Horns Booth at OCF

Cindy and the Fantasy Horns Booth at OCF

Cindy explains all about the finer aspects of fantasy horns and talks about some of the hilarious characters that have bought them over the years. We won't spoil it for you, but it makes for some funny stories.  Cindy at Fantasy Horns Transcription by Jade Rainsong...

Lost Valley Educational Center at Energy Park

Lost Valley Educational Center at Energy Park

What is Lost Valley Educational Center? We'll talk to Collin at his Oregon Country Fair booth and find out the many definitions of permaculture and how it relates to the land, people, and activities at this educational center in Dexter, Oregon. Lost Valley Educational...

Alkahest Leather at OCF

Alkahest Leather at OCF

Take a peek inside the Alkahest Leather booth at the Oregon Country Fair and find out how duct tape and inspiration contributes to these beautiful and unique Sylvan style products. We'll talk to Dustin and Tiera, the co-creators of these fancy shoes, boots, and...

BRING Recycling at Energy Park

BRING Recycling at Energy Park

Learn about BRING Recycling at their Oregon Country Fair booth, including the inspiration for some of their recycled sculptures and how people can get involved with their programs. Clifford relates how BRING serves the community and a little bit about it's past,...

Parenting at OCF

Parenting at OCF

What’s it like being a parent at Oregon Country Fair? Michelle explains her way of looking at it and why she keeps bringing the kids along each year. It’s just part of a beautiful life….

Jello Art Show in Eugene 2018

Jello Art Show in Eugene 2018

Eugene, Oregon is home to a unique art form: Jello. This long-standing tradition is a single day of wiggly, bright, and funny art that takes place each year at the Maude Kerns Art Center. Hear from the Slug Queen of Eugene, the artists, and the crowd as they discuss...

Fancy Shop of Important Things at OCF

Fancy Shop of Important Things at OCF

Bridget talks to us about all the many styles of unique hats she creates and sells in her booth at Oregon Country Fair. Find out the quirky way that she and her partner got started as mad hatters! Fancy Shop of Important Things Transcription by Jade...

Hope in Action Conference, Eugene

Hope in Action Conference, Eugene

4th graders in Eugene learn first hand about sustainability and ecosystems in this day-long conference by Partners for Sustainable Schools.

Our Children’s Trust Courthouse Rally 2018

Our Children’s Trust Courthouse Rally 2018

Join the rally with Our Children's Trust youth at the Eugene Federal Building on July 18th, 2018. The crowd cheers the plaintiffs and lawyers as they appear for a hearing in the landmark court case Juliana vs. United States. Youth plaintiffs are suing the federal...

Our Children’s Trust at OCF 2018

Our Children’s Trust at OCF 2018

Listen in at Oregon Country Fair in July 2018, at the Community Village Stage. Our Children's Trust and the youth plaintiffs who are suing the federal government for the fundamental right to a livable planet speak about the upcoming rally at the courthouse. Hear...

Cullen Vance, Storyteller at OCF

Cullen Vance, Storyteller at OCF

Cullen Vance, storyteller and musician extraordinaire performs at the Oregon Country Fair and talks with us about what inspires him, his mentor Mark Lewis, and his family. Hear the audience participation as he tells stories by Shel Silverstein and Lewis Carroll....

The Making of a Slug Queen

The Making of a Slug Queen

More than a mascot, Slug Queens show up for their community in myriad ways. Find out about Mija’s SLUG Queen persona and what is hiding in her art studio…

Inspire Tribe with Iana Matthews-Harris

Inspire Tribe with Iana Matthews-Harris

The Inspire Tribe performs every year at the Spirit Tower at Oregon Country Fair, headed up by Iana Matthews-Harris. This eclectic and spontaneous group is made of new and returning artists each year, with music and poetry in the hip-hop slam style. Iana explains what...

Fair Family Radio Trailer

Fair Family Radio Trailer

Journey with us on the rainbow of sound that is the Oregon Country Fair, with interviews and audio from around the Fair and around the world. We'll publish a new podcast every two weeks so you can stay connected to Fair magic, year-round!