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Upcoming Dates and Events

All library and citywide event dates and times are subject to change without notice. Contact the City of Echo at (541) 376-8411 or at the number(s) listed to confirm dates and times.

Additional event information can be found in The Echo city newsletter. The Echo is published twelve times a year and is a source of timely news about the city's issues, planning and events. Visit our publication page to view current and past issues.
 

May
18

School Cleanup Day

Thursday, May 18
Afternoon

Echo School will hold their 12th annual community cleanup day on the afternoon of May 18. Classes will help in parks, the arboretum, clean up school grounds and generally show their pride in the community by helping make the town look better.

Some students may be able to help weed yards of disabled or elderly residents. Contact Peggy Haines at City Hall if you need assistance

Echo School
600 Gerome Street
Echo, Oregon
 

May
18

Echo FFA Plant Sale

Thursday-Friday, May 18-19
2:00 pm

The Early Bird Sale is May 4-5 from 2:00 to 6:00 pm. The regular sale is May 18-19, 2:00 to 6:00 pm. This year's items include hanging baskets, student color bowls, bedding plants, fruits and vegetables, and more.

Echo School
600 Gerome Street
Echo, Oregon
 

May
18

City Annexation

Thursday, May 18
4:00 pm

The City Council has received a request to annex property located north of town between the I-84 interchange and Bowman Road. This area is in the city’s Urban Growth Zone and will be zoned as Tourist Commercial and Light Industrial, if annexed.

Possible business or development include a motel complex, RV park and tourist-oriented businesses, a mushroom farm, and agriculture sales and service area.

This annexation request is proposed to be discussed at the Thursday, May 18 City Council meeting at 4:00 pm at the Old VFW Hall. Public Comments, oral or written, will be accepted, but oral comments may be limited to 2-3 minutes.

Old VFW Hall
210 W. Bridge Street
Echo, Oregon
 

May
20

Kiwanis Cleanup

Saturday, May 20
9:00 am

The Echo Kiwanis will hold their annual cleanup day on the morning of May 20th. Check the City of Echo Facebook page (see below) for more information.

Last fall the Kiwanis held their first Octoberfest and raised money to repair St. Peter’s Catholic Church over the last two months they have been making repairs. Main Street Spring Flowers. Thanks to ladies of the Kiwanis for the beautiful spring flowers which they planted on Main Street last spring.
 

May
20

Echo Open Air Market

Saturday, May 20
4:00 pm

The Echo Open Air Market is scheduled again this year on the third Saturday of each month through September. This month's date is Saturday, May 20. Check our Facebook page (see below) for updates and contact information or to find out about vendors. Message manager Ashley Harwood with your questions about spaces.

George Park
Bonanza and Dupont Streets
Echo, Oregon
 

May
27

A.C.E. Car Show

Saturday, May 27
10:00 pm

Echo school’s annual A.C.E. Car Show is scheduled for Saturday, May 27 downtown. Registration begins at 10:00 am and awards will be presented at 4:00 pm.

There will be vendors and crafts in the park plus food booths and other refreshments. The Echo Historical Museum will be open for its annual Free Family Day. For More information, see the flyer on page 3 of May's The Echo newsletter.

City of Echo
Downtown Area
Echo, Oregon
 

May
31

Chester's Food Pantry

Wednesday, May 31
4:00 pm

Chester’s Food Pantry, a project of Echo Kiwanis and honoring the late Chester Prior, is open the last Wednesday of each month at the Echo Masonic Lodge. Join us this month on Wednesday, May 31 from 4:00 to 5:00 pm.

Echo Masonic Lodge
20 S. Dupont Street
Echo, Oregon
 

Jun
7

Battle of the Books Summer Reading

Starts June 23
Signup: June 7

Last year Echo students did so great in the Battle of the Books that the Echo Library is again helping by providing copies of all the books on the 2017 list. Check back with the library to find out when they are available for check out.

The Annual Summer Reading Program will begin June 23 and run through August 4. Signup starts June 7. Each child who signs up will receive a free book. This year's theme is Build A Better World!

Echo Public Library
20 S. Bonanza Street
(541) 376-8411
 

ECHO ANNUAL EVENTS

Adventure to Americana

Echo's Red 2 Red Cross Country Cycle Race heads our growing list of annual events held throughout the community.

Annual Events, Echo Oregon

Click below to learn more about Echo's annual celebrations and events including upcoming dates and times.