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The Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum always has something exciting happening on campus, whether it’s our event or yours! With more than 200 aircraft, spacecraft and exhibits housed in three elegant glass and steel structures, every event is one-of-a-kind. Make sure to keep checking our events calendar so you don’t miss an exciting Museum event that the whole family would love.

    Summer Camps : 2014

    Cost: Varies—see individual Camp descriptions below
    Daily: no times available
    Sat: No Showtimes

    EAM Summer Camp 2014_iconCamp Fun at the Museum this summer! Join us for Day and Multi-Day Classes and Camps, in a unique environment inspiring flight, fun, and exploration! Download Camp Descriptions and Registration Form (PDF)

    July 23rd-25th : Advanced R/C  9am to 3pm
    New for 2014! Advanced R/C camp is for students Grades 5-8 who have taken our beginner R/C camp and are ready for a new challenge. Our advanced R/C camp will feature a full day of refresher 3-channel flying ending in an afternoon of 4-channel trainer flying. Students will build and fly their own 4-channel aileron aircraft they get to take home. The Evergreen Aero Modelers will be with us for advanced training, and students will also get stick time on ducted fan jets!
    Cost: $275 General Public, $250 Museum Members. Adult Chaperones: $16 for Museums only, $21 for Museums + Movie.

    AUGUST Fun Fridays
    August 1st : Water Water Everywhere  (at the Waterpark)  9am to 3pm
    This is the only camp that will be held at Wings & Waves Waterpark, where campers Grades 1-4 will learn all about water. Several experiments will be done, underwater robots will be demonstrated, the H2O Hands-On Science Museum will be utilized as well. And…what would a visit to the Waterpark be without some Waterpark fun? From 1pm-3pm students will have free time in the park (campers will need an adult chaperone to attend after class swim time at 1pm)
    Cost: $45 General Public, $40 Museum Members. Adult Chaperones: $22 for swimmers, $12 for Dry Pass.

    August 15th : Junior Astronauts  9am to 3pm
    Campers Grades 1-4 will learn all about our nation’s manned space program, and the history and future of space exploration. We will also explore our neighboring planet, Mars. Campers will design a mission to Mars, build a Mars rover and fly paper rockets!
    Cost: $45 General Public, $40 Museum Members. Adult Chaperones: $16 for Museums only, $21 for Museums + Movie.

    August 29th : Ace Aviation Camp  9am to 3pm
    All things that fly will be discussed. Campers Grades 1-4 will build a variety of fun flying machines and learn the forces that make them fly.
    Cost: $45 General Public, $40 Museum Members. Adult Chaperones: $16 for Museums only, $21 for Museums + Movie.

    For more information, please contact the Museum Education Department: education@evergreenmuseum.org or by phone, at 503.434.4185

    Not yet a Museum Member? Contact the Museum Membership Department for information on how to join—and start saving money on admission, exclusive Members-Only events, Education camps, Waterpark admission, discounts on other regional attractions, and more! 503.434.4185 or membership@evergreenmuseum.org or visit our Membership page.


    Summer Camps : 2014

    Date: July 23 2014 until August 29 2014
    Time: From 09:00 AM to 3:00 PM
    Cost: Varies—see individual Camp descriptions below

    EAM Summer Camp 2014_iconCamp Fun at the Museum this summer! Join us for Day and Multi-Day Classes and Camps, in a unique environment inspiring flight, fun, and exploration! Download Camp Descriptions and Registration Form (PDF)

    July 23rd-25th : Advanced R/C  9am to 3pm
    New for 2014! Advanced R/C camp is for students Grades 5-8 who have taken our beginner R/C camp and are ready for a new challenge. Our advanced R/C camp will feature a full day of refresher 3-channel flying ending in an afternoon of 4-channel trainer flying. Students will build and fly their own 4-channel aileron aircraft they get to take home. The Evergreen Aero Modelers will be with us for advanced training, and students will also get stick time on ducted fan jets!
    Cost: $275 General Public, $250 Museum Members. Adult Chaperones: $16 for Museums only, $21 for Museums + Movie.

    AUGUST Fun Fridays
    August 1st : Water Water Everywhere  (at the Waterpark)  9am to 3pm
    This is the only camp that will be held at Wings & Waves Waterpark, where campers Grades 1-4 will learn all about water. Several experiments will be done, underwater robots will be demonstrated, the H2O Hands-On Science Museum will be utilized as well. And…what would a visit to the Waterpark be without some Waterpark fun? From 1pm-3pm students will have free time in the park (campers will need an adult chaperone to attend after class swim time at 1pm)
    Cost: $45 General Public, $40 Museum Members. Adult Chaperones: $22 for swimmers, $12 for Dry Pass.

    August 15th : Junior Astronauts  9am to 3pm
    Campers Grades 1-4 will learn all about our nation’s manned space program, and the history and future of space exploration. We will also explore our neighboring planet, Mars. Campers will design a mission to Mars, build a Mars rover and fly paper rockets!
    Cost: $45 General Public, $40 Museum Members. Adult Chaperones: $16 for Museums only, $21 for Museums + Movie.

    August 29th : Ace Aviation Camp  9am to 3pm
    All things that fly will be discussed. Campers Grades 1-4 will build a variety of fun flying machines and learn the forces that make them fly.
    Cost: $45 General Public, $40 Museum Members. Adult Chaperones: $16 for Museums only, $21 for Museums + Movie.

    For more information, please contact the Museum Education Department: education@evergreenmuseum.org or by phone, at 503.434.4185

    Not yet a Museum Member? Contact the Museum Membership Department for information on how to join—and start saving money on admission, exclusive Members-Only events, Education camps, Waterpark admission, discounts on other regional attractions, and more! 503.434.4185 or membership@evergreenmuseum.org or visit our Membership page.





    Loose Goose VII Hot Air Balloon Rally

    Cost: Varies; see below for details
    Daily: no times available
    Sat: No Showtimes

    Loose Goose_icon

    Join us for a fun and spectacular Museum summer tradition—our 7th Annual Loose Goose Hot Air Balloon Rally! Experience this amazing and colorful event up close – Friday, Saturday & Sunday, August 15th, 16th & 17th, 2014. Balloons take flight from the Museum each morning, and light up the evening sky with the “Night Glow” on Saturday. Celebrate with good food, beer, wine and music! Photography of all parts of the Loose Goose event is allowed and encouraged. Loose Goose event T-shirts will be available for purchase.


    SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
    :

    FRIDAY, AUGUST 15th
    Education Day

    Students learn how hot air balloons fly, logistics from setup to pack-up, and serve on a real hot air balloon crew! Some lucky kids will receive rides in a balloon! (based on random drawing) Education Day is free of charge; setup begins at 6am. (For details on how your child can register to be on a hot air balloon crew, email events@sprucegoose.org or call 503-434-4185)

    SATURDAY, AUGUST 16th
    Breakfast and Balloons
    Enjoy breakfast after watching more than 20 balloons prep and launch at dawn on Saturday, August 16th (Breakfast menu and pricing TBA). Balloon setup begins at 6am, Launch at 7am, Breakfast begins at 7:30am. Balloon-watching is free of charge. Breakfast Pricing: Adult $27 | Child $22 | Senior $25; per person. Price includes one Museum admission. (Museum Members Breakfast Price: $15)

    Loose Goose Night Glow Event
    The Frank Messina Band will perform beginning at 6pm on the Museum Theater South Lawn; admission is free. Wine, beer and food will be available for purchase beginning at 5:15pm. The Night Glow will begin directly following the concert, around 8:15pm. As the sun sets, watch as six balloons light up their “envelopes” from the field in front of the Museum Theater (balloons will not be launching). Guests are welcome to sit on the Theater and Space Museum Lawns for this event. We ask that all guests park in the Museum parking lot and walk in – the Museum shuttle will be available to give rides to those who need one.

    Photography of all parts of the Loose Goose event is allowed and encouraged. T-shirts will be available for purchase.

    SUNDAY, AUGUST 17th
    Sunrise Balloon Lift-off
    Setup begins at 6am; paid passengers launch in balloons at 7am.

    PRICING:
    Breakfast Saturday 7:30am; includes one Museum admission
    Price per person: Adult $27 | Child $22 | Senior $25 (Museum Members Breakfast Price: $15)
    Private Balloon Ride for Two – Sunday, August 17: $400 for two people; includes balloon ride and entrance into the Museum

    For more information: Contact the Museum Special Events Department at events@sprucegoose.org or 503-434-4185.


    Loose Goose VII Hot Air Balloon Rally

    Date: August 15 2014 until August 17 2014
    Time: From 06:00 AM to 9:00 PM
    Cost: Varies; see below for details

    Loose Goose_icon

    Join us for a fun and spectacular Museum summer tradition—our 7th Annual Loose Goose Hot Air Balloon Rally! Experience this amazing and colorful event up close – Friday, Saturday & Sunday, August 15th, 16th & 17th, 2014. Balloons take flight from the Museum each morning, and light up the evening sky with the “Night Glow” on Saturday. Celebrate with good food, beer, wine and music! Photography of all parts of the Loose Goose event is allowed and encouraged. Loose Goose event T-shirts will be available for purchase.


    SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
    :

    FRIDAY, AUGUST 15th
    Education Day

    Students learn how hot air balloons fly, logistics from setup to pack-up, and serve on a real hot air balloon crew! Some lucky kids will receive rides in a balloon! (based on random drawing) Education Day is free of charge; setup begins at 6am. (For details on how your child can register to be on a hot air balloon crew, email events@sprucegoose.org or call 503-434-4185)

    SATURDAY, AUGUST 16th
    Breakfast and Balloons
    Enjoy breakfast after watching more than 20 balloons prep and launch at dawn on Saturday, August 16th (Breakfast menu and pricing TBA). Balloon setup begins at 6am, Launch at 7am, Breakfast begins at 7:30am. Balloon-watching is free of charge. Breakfast Pricing: Adult $27 | Child $22 | Senior $25; per person. Price includes one Museum admission. (Museum Members Breakfast Price: $15)

    Loose Goose Night Glow Event
    The Frank Messina Band will perform beginning at 6pm on the Museum Theater South Lawn; admission is free. Wine, beer and food will be available for purchase beginning at 5:15pm. The Night Glow will begin directly following the concert, around 8:15pm. As the sun sets, watch as six balloons light up their “envelopes” from the field in front of the Museum Theater (balloons will not be launching). Guests are welcome to sit on the Theater and Space Museum Lawns for this event. We ask that all guests park in the Museum parking lot and walk in – the Museum shuttle will be available to give rides to those who need one.

    Photography of all parts of the Loose Goose event is allowed and encouraged. T-shirts will be available for purchase.

    SUNDAY, AUGUST 17th
    Sunrise Balloon Lift-off
    Setup begins at 6am; paid passengers launch in balloons at 7am.

    PRICING:
    Breakfast Saturday 7:30am; includes one Museum admission
    Price per person: Adult $27 | Child $22 | Senior $25 (Museum Members Breakfast Price: $15)
    Private Balloon Ride for Two – Sunday, August 17: $400 for two people; includes balloon ride and entrance into the Museum

    For more information: Contact the Museum Special Events Department at events@sprucegoose.org or 503-434-4185.





    Museum Membership Waterpark Day

    Cost: Members: $20 per person, for as many people as your Membership level allows
    Daily: no times available
    Sat: No Showtimes

    members iconJoin Us for a Membership Waterpark Day, Sunday, August 17th!

    Museum Members receive special $20/per person admission price, and they are welcome to bring as many guests as their Membership level allows.

    This is a Members-Only event. To become a Museum Member, check out our Membership page or call 503-434-4185 to join!

    See you at the Waterpark!


    Museum Membership Waterpark Day

    Date: August 17 2014
    Time: From 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
    Cost: Members: $20 per person, for as many people as your Membership level allows

    members iconJoin Us for a Membership Waterpark Day, Sunday, August 17th!

    Museum Members receive special $20/per person admission price, and they are welcome to bring as many guests as their Membership level allows.

    This is a Members-Only event. To become a Museum Member, check out our Membership page or call 503-434-4185 to join!

    See you at the Waterpark!





    Museum Membership Waterpark Day

    Cost: Members: $20 per person, for as many people as your Membership level allows
    Daily: no times available
    Sat: No Showtimes

    members iconJoin Us for a Membership Waterpark Day, Sunday, September 21st!

    Museum Members receive special $20/per person admission price, and they are welcome to bring as many guests as their Membership level allows.

    This is a Members-Only event. To become a Museum Member, check out our Membership page or call 503-434-4185 to join!

    See you at the Waterpark!


    Museum Membership Waterpark Day

    Date: September 21 2014
    Time: From 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
    Cost: Members: $20 per person, for as many people as your Membership level allows

    members iconJoin Us for a Membership Waterpark Day, Sunday, September 21st!

    Museum Members receive special $20/per person admission price, and they are welcome to bring as many guests as their Membership level allows.

    This is a Members-Only event. To become a Museum Member, check out our Membership page or call 503-434-4185 to join!

    See you at the Waterpark!