The 2017 Bohemia Mining Days in Cottage Grove is just around the corner and this year will be bigger and better than ever when it gathers for the 58th annual festival celebrating Cottage’s Groves colorful history of mining, logging and old time local music July 13-16.
Bohemia Mining Days needs volunteers to keep the festival running, and keep it free! If you would like to join in the fun, contact us for more information.
Saturday, July 15th 2017 at 10 a.m.
The Grand Miners Parade is a tradition stretching back over 50 years in Cottage Grove.
Sponsor: South Lane Fire & Rescue/FireMed
BMD coming this July 13-16 2017! So get ready for fun! To learn about what we did last year, peruse our Event Schedule. We are always updating the website, so check back often for additions & changes. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our Festival Coordinator (Cindy Weeldreyer) at (541) 942-5064. See you soon!
The 2017 theme of our 58-year-old community festival is “Galloping Into The Past” and focuses on how horses played a major role in the history of Cottage Grove area Gold Mines and other major events.
There are bands for every taste at Bohemia Mining Days. Check the schedule to see what's new.
Calling all the good people of Cottage Grove! It's time to pick your side in the Sixth Annual Slabtown vs Lemati Feud during the 2017 Bohemia Mining Days Festival, July 13th-16th. This year's theme “Galloping Into The Past”, focuses on how horses played a major role in the history of Cottage Grove area Gold Mines and other major events. Pick a side and join in the fun! We've got a wide assortment of contests for all ages.
Bohemia Mining Days has always had people dressed up in period costumes. Now, we are developing programs and entertainment to help bring our mining heritage to life!
Sponsored by Pacific Power, City of Cottage Grove, and Bohemia Sunrisers Kiwanis Club of Cottage Grove
As BMD events continue to expand beyond Coiner Park with a stronger focus on cultural heritage, we have added a (track-less) train Friday through Sunday. Saturday to serve as a people mover between the festival’s key venues. It is also a fun way to play the new popular BMD Historical Treasure Hunt.
Come see your kids marching in the Kiddie Parade! The parade begins and ends on Friday morning at the CG Community Center with a route through the downtown area.
If you'd like to have your business or organization be a part of Bohemia Mining Days, or if perhaps you'd like to just throw us a few bucks to help out, then we've got some options for you!
We've got more than 70 vendors coming to the Festival this year. Find an assortment of unique arts and crafts.