2018 Event Schedule

Thursday, July 19th

Note: Seating limited - please bring your lawn chair.

  • 3:00 p.m. - EVENT: Discount All-Day Carnival Ride Bracelet Ticket Sale Ends
    • Purchase at: Cottage Grove Bi-Mart and Scarpelli's Short Stop
  • 3:00 p.m. - ATTRACTION: Carnival Opens (All-Day Ride Bracelets On-Site: $30)
    • Presented by: Rainier Amusements
    • Today is "Buddy Day."  Buy one bracelet, get second one free.
  • 3:00 p.m. - ATTRACTION: Zip-Line Opens ($12/ride)
    • Presented by: Porter Family Entertainment
  • 4:00 p.m. - EVENT: Bohemia City Opens
    • Presented by: BMD Board Members and Sponsors
    • Sound services provided by: KNND Radio
    • Features:
      • 75+ food, commercial, & non-profit vendors
      • Euro Bungee Jumping
      • Pony Rides
      • Mechanical Bull Riding
      • Dunk Tank Fundraiser
      • Rock Climbing Wall
      • Living History:
        • Hit & Miss Engines
        • Gold Panning
        • Theme Play
      • At Bohemia Park:
        • Carnival
        • Zip-Line
  • 4:00 p.m. - EVENT: Slabtown vs. Lemati Feud Registration Begins (Feud HQ near Gazebo)
  • 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. - PERFORMANCE: Buck & Elizabeth (Children/Family)
    • Presented by: Cottage Grove Quality Inn
  • 4:00 p.m. EVENT: BMD Beer & Wine Garden Opens (between Main Stage and Food Court)
    • Presented by: Stacy's Covered Bridge Restaurant
  • 5:15 - 6:15 p.m. - PERFORMANCE: Shades of Jazz (CG High School Award-Winning Jazz Choir)
    • Sponsored by: Banner Bank
  • 5:45 p.m. - EVENT: Bloomer Parade Line-Up (All bloomer-clad ladies and girls meet at 5th & Main Streets)
  • 6:00 p.m. - EVENT: Miners' Steak & Beans Dinner Begins at Bohemia City Chuckwagon
    • Near Basketball Court.  Ends at 7:30 p.m. or when steaks run out
    • Sponsored by: Starfire Lumber
  • 6:00 p.m. - EVENT: Bloomer Parade - Begins at 5th & Main Streets then east to Coiner Park
    • Sponsored by: The Crafty Mercantile and the Cottage Grove Museum
  • 6:30 - 8:00 pm - PERFORMANCE: Perfect Flavor Band (Covers 50's to current + Originals)
    • Sponsored by: Jack Sprat's Café
  • 6:30 p.m. - PERFORMANCE: Bohemia City Players' Theme Play, "Gold, Grit, and Guns: Locals Who Left a Mark"
    • Original play written and directed by Jennifer Mandeville Schulz
    • Play sponsored by: Dari-Mart Stores
    • Heritage Stage sponsored by: Lane Electric Cooperative
  • 8:00 - 8:20 pm - PRESENTATION: Historical Talk
  • 8:30 - 10:30 pm - PERFORMANCE: The Huckleberrys (Country/Bluegrass)
    • Sponsored by: Horner's, Inc.
  • 10:00 p.m. - EVENT: Carnival Closes (will stay open longer if crowded)
  • 10:00 p.m. - EVENT: Bohemia City Closes

Friday, July 20th

Note: Seating limited - please bring your lawn chair.

  • ALL DAY - ATTRACTIONS:
    • 75+ food, commercial, & non-profit vendors
    • The Feud Contests
    • Euro Bungee Jumping
    • Pony Rides
    • Mechanical Bull Riding
    • Dunk Tank Fundraiser
    • Rock Climbing Wall
    • Living History:
      • Hit & Miss Engines
      • Gold Panning
      • Theme Play
    • At Bohemia Park:
      • Carnival
      • Zip-Line
  • ALL DAY - EVENT: BMD Silent Auction next to Bohemia City Hall (Info Booth)
    • A two-day fundraiser to support BMD operations
  • 7:00 - 10:00 a.m. - FOOD: Chuckwagon Breakfast Begins
    • Located at Bohemia City Chuckwagon (next to basketball court)
    • Sponsored by: PayneWest Insurance
  • 10:00 a.m. - EVENT: Bohemia City Opens
    • Presented by: BMD Board of Directors and Sponsors
    • Sound services provided by: KNND Radio
  • 10:00 a.m. - EVENT: Kids' Zone Opens (near playground)
  • 10:00 a.m. - ATTRACTION: Zip-Line Opens ($12/ride)
    • Presented by: Porter Family Entertainment
  • 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. - ATTRACTION: Living History - Oregon Aviation History Center
    • Located at CG Airport, 2475 Jim Wright Way
  • 10:30 a.m. - EVENT: Kiddie Parade Registration Begins (Free)
    • Library/Community Center parking lot on N. 8th  St. & W. Gibbs Ave.
  • 11:00 a.m. - EVENT: Kiddie Parade Begins
    • Begins and ends at CG Library/Community Center and goes through the Historic Downtown District
    • Sponsored by: Mickey's Affordable Auto Sales
  • 12:00 p.m. - EVENT: Slabtown vs. Lemati Feud Registration Begins (Feud HQ near Gazebo)
  • 12:00 - 6:00 p.m. - ATTRACTION: Living History - Dr. Snapp House Opens (360 S. River Rd.)
    • Presented by: The Prospectors & Gold Digger Club
  • 12:00 p.m. - EVENT: Quilt Show Opens at First Presbyterian Church at S. 3rd St. & Adams Ave.
    • Free train service between 2:00 & 6:00 p.m.
  • 12:00 p.m. - EVENT: Beer & Wine Garden Opens - next to Main Stage & Food Court
    • Presented by: Stacy's Covered Bridge Restaurant
  • 12:00 - 1:30 pm - PERFORMANCE: Restless Souls (Original rock)
    • Sponsored by: Banner Bank
  • 1:00 - 7:00 p.m. - ATTRACTION: Living History - Cottage Grove Historical Museum Opens
    • Located at the corner of Birch Ave & N. H St.
  • 2:00 - 6:00 p.m. - EVENT: BMD Historical Treasure Hunt Begins
    • Sign up at Bohemia City Train Depot
    • Daily $100 cash drawing for completed maps
    • Sponsored by: Cottage Grove Economic & Business Improvement District
  • 2:00 p.m. - ATTRACTION: Carnival Opens (All-day Ride Bracelets: $30)
    • Presented by: Rainier Amusements
  • 2:00 p.m. - ATTRACTION: BMD Express Time Traveling Train Service Begins
    • Hours of Operation: 2:00 - 6:00 p.m.
    • Stations:
      • Coiner Park (Bohemia City)
      • Bohemia Park (Carnival, Gold Mining Museum, and Amphitheater)
      • First Presbyterian Church (Quilt Show and Ice Cream Social - Friday only)
      • Centennial Covered Bridge (CG Museum and West End of Historic District)
      • All America City Square (East End of Historic District then back to Coiner Park Station)
    • Sponsored by: Pacific Power
  • 2:00 - 3:00 pm - PERFORMANCE: Buck & Elizabeth (Children/Family)
    • Presented by: Cottage Grove Quality Inn
  • 2:30 p.m. - EVENT: Feud Contest - Candlestick Run Competition (cash award)
    • Sponsored by: Horner's, Inc.
  • 3:00 p.m. - PERFORMANCE: Bohemia City Players' Theme Play, "Gold, Grit, and Guns: Locals Who Left a Mark"
    • Original play written and directed by Jennifer Mandeville Schulz
    • Play sponsored by: Dari-Mart Stores
    • Heritage Stage sponsored by: Lane Electric Cooperative
  • 3:00 p.m. - EVENT: Bohemia Mines Documentary Film
    • Located at 725 E. Gibbs Ave. (across from library)
    • Free screening with OPB Filmmaker.
    • 10% off food and beverage with BMD button
    • Sponsored by: El Tapatio Mexican Restaurant & Cantina and Crystal Rose Productions
  • 3:30 - 4:00 pm - PERFORMANCE: Jay the Magician (with Almost Home Band)
    • Sponsored by: Smith Lund Mills Funeral Chapel
  • 4:00 - 5:00 pm - PERFORMANCE: Almost Home Band (Folktronica/Americana/Rock)
    • Sponsored by: Northwest Community Credit Union
  • 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. - EVENT: Ice Cream Social Begins (Free event)
    • Note: Free train service ends at 6:00 p.m.
    • Presented by: First Presbyterian Church (S. 3rd St. & Adams Ave.)
  • 4:30 p.m. - EVENT: Feud Contest - Thread the Needle (cash award)
    • Sponsored by: Pinocchio's Pizza
  • 5:00 - 6:30 pm - PERFORMANCE: Coupe de Ville (Oldies)
    • Sponsored by: US Bank
  • 6:00 p.m. - PERFORMANCE: Bohemia City Players' Theme Play, "Gold, Grit, and Guns: Locals Who Left a Mark"
    • Original play written and directed by Jennifer Mandeville Schulz
    • Play sponsored by: Dari-Mart Stores
    • Heritage Stage sponsored by: Lane Electric Cooperative
  • 6:30 p.m. - EVENT: Feud Contest - Fuse Winder (cash award)
    • Sponsored by: PayneWest Insurance
  • 7:00 - 8:00 pm - PERFORMANCE: Buck & Elizabeth (Patsy Cline tribute)
    • Presented by: Cottage Grove Quality Inn
  • 7:00 p.m. - PERFORMANCE: Hosanna Youth Performers (High energy dance troupe)
    • Presented by: Trinity Lutheran Church
  • 7:00 p.m. - PERFORMANCE: BMD Annual Children's Melodrama ($7 researved seating)
    • "There's a Pirate in the Pantry... OR The Flapjacks are About to Flip!"
    • Written by Keith Kessler and starring 25 youth actors
    • Presented by: Cottage Theatre Summer Camp, 700 Cillage Dr.
    • Sponsored by: Williams & Mathis and Umpqua Bank
  • 8:00 p.m. - EVENT: Feud Contest - Digging in the Dark (cash award)
    • Sponsored by: Emerald People's Utility District
  • 8:00 p.m. - PERFORMANCE: "Waiting for Buster" (General admission: $5/person)
    • Staged reading of original play about what happened the night Buster Keaton came to Cottage Grove.
    • Presented by: Opal Center for Arts and Education, 513 E. Main St.
  • 8:00 - 8:20 pm - PRESENTATION: Historical Talk and Treasure Hunt Cash Drawing
  • 8:30 - 10:30 pm - PERFORMANCE: Cowboy Cadillac (Country)
    • Sponsored by: Starfire Lumber
  • 10:00 p.m. - EVENT: Carnival Closes (will stay open later if crowded)
  • 10:00 p.m. - EVENT: Bohemia City Closes

Saturday, July 21st

Note: Seating limited - please bring your lawn chair.

  • ALL DAY - EVENT: Feud Contest - Election Day at Bohemia City Hall (BMD Info Booth)
  • ALL DAY - EVENT: Feud Contest - Bohemia Deputies played throughout Bohemia City
    • Sponsored by: Brad's Cottage Grove Chevrolet
  • ALL DAY - EVENT: Living History - Pioneer-era Demonstrations (gold panning & antique engines)
  • ALL DAY - EVENT: BMD Silent Auction next to Bohemia City Hall (Info Booth)
    • A two-day fundraiser to support BMD operations
  • ALL DAY - ROAMING PERFORMANCE: Jay the Magician throughout Bohemia City
    • Sponsored by: Smith Lund Mills Funeral Chapel
  • ALL DAY - ATTRACTIONS
    • 75+ food, commercial, & non-profit vendors
    • The Feud Contests
    • Euro Bungee Jumping
    • Pony Rides
    • Mechanical Bull Riding
    • Dunk Tank Fundraiser
    • Rock Climbing Wall
    • Living History:
      • Hit & Miss Engines
      • Gold Panning
      • Theme Play
    • At Bohemia Park:
      • Carnival
      • Zip-Line
  • 7:00 - 10:00 a.m. - FOOD: Chuckwagon Breakfast Begins
    • Bohemia City Chuckwagon (next to basketball court)
    • Sponsored by: Starfire Lumber
  • 8:00 a.m. - EVENT: BMD Grand Miners Parade Registration Begins
    • Registration table at S. 10th St. & Taylor Ave., line up on S. 10th St.
    • On-site registrations accepted for an additional $10 late fee.
  • 9:45 a.m. - EVENT: BMD Gold Dash (500m) Free Fun Run for Kids
    • Staging at 14th & Main Streets
    • Presented by: the Cottage Grove Jogging Club
  • 10:00 a.m. - EVENT: Bohemia City Opens
    • Presented by: BMD Board Members and Sponsors
    • Sound services provided by: KNND Radio
  • 10:00 a.m. - EVENT: Grand Miners Parade Begins
    • Parade route: S. 10th St. to Main St. to Gateway Blvd.
    • Grand Marshals: CG High School State Championship Football Team
    • Color Guard provided by: VFW Post 3473 and American Legion Post 32
    • Sponsored by: South Lane Fire & Rescue / FireMed
  • 11:00 a.m. - EVENT: Kids' Zone Opens (near playground)
  • 11:00 a.m. - ATTRACTION: Carnival Opens (All-day Ride Bracelets: $30)
    • Presented by: Rainier Amusements
  • 11:00a.m. - ATTRACTION: Zip-Line Opens ($12/ride)
    • Presented by: Porter Family Entertainment
  • 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. - FOOD: BMD Chicken BBQ ($8/plate or $7/chicken only)
    • Free train service from 11:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
    • Event ends at 7:00 p.m. or when chicken runs out.
    • Proceeds benefit Dove Medical and Trinity Lutheran Scholarship Fund
    • Presented by: Trinity Lutheran Church (S. 6th St. & Quincy Ave.)
  • 11:00 p.m. - Beer and Wine Garden Opens
    • Presented by: Stacy's Covered Bridge Restaurant
  • 11:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. - EVENT: BMD Historical Treasure Hunt Begins
    • Sign up at Bohemia City Train Station
    • Includes 13 treasure hunt checkpoints
    • Daily $100 cash drawing for completed maps
    • Sponsored by: The Cottage Grove Economic & Business Improvement District
  • 11:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. - ATTRACTION: BMD Express Time Traveling Train Service Begins
    • Stations:
      • Coiner Park (Bohemia City)
      • Bohemia Park (Carnival, Gold Mining Museum, and Amphitheater)
      • Trinity Lutheran Church (BBQ - Saturday only)
      • Centennial Covered Bridge (CG museum and West end of historic District)
      • All America City Square (East end of Historic District then back to Coiner Park Station)
  • 11:30 a.m. - PERFORMANCE: One More Time Marching Band(Americana)
    • Start time is approximate, begins after parade.
  • 12:00 p.m. - EVENT: EPUD Ice Cream Social Begins
    • 25¢ ice cream cones support its Helping Hands Program
  • 12:00 - 6:00 p.m. - EVENT: Living History - Dr. Snapp House Opens
    • 360 S. River Rd.
    • Served by free train service until 5:00 p.m.
    • Presented by: The Prospectors & Gold Diggers Club
  • 12:30 - 2:00 pm - PERFORMANCE: Calvary Creek (60's & 70's pop covers)
    • Sponsored by: Pinocchio's Pizza
  • 12:45 p.m. - EVENT: Feud Contest - Costume & Beard Contests (cash awards)
    • Masters of Ceremonies: Buck & Elizabeth
    • Sponsored by: Woodard Family Foundation
  • 1:00 - 5:00 p.m. - ATTRACTION: Living History - Cottage Grove Historical Museum Opens
    • Located at the corner of Birch Ave. & N. H St.
  • 2:00 p.m. - EVENT: Covered Bridge Guided Tour Begins at Bohemia City Train Depot
    • Check at Train Depot for available seats.
    • Cost: $10/person.
    • Sponsored by: South Lane Wheels and Covered Bridge Festival Tour Guides
  • 2:30 p.m. - EVENT: Feud Contest - Pie Eating Contest (cash award)
    • Sponsored by: Cottage Grove Sentinel
  • 2:30 - 4:00 pm - PERFORMANCE: Buck & Elizabeth (60's Folk)
    • Presented by: Cottage Grove Quality Inn
  • 3:00 p.m. - PERFORMANCE: Bohemia City Players' Theme Play, "Gold, Grit, and Guns: Locals Who Left a Mark"
    • Original play written and directed by Jennifer Mandeville Schulz
    • Play sponsored by: Dari-Mart Stores
    • Heritage Stage sponsored by: Lane Electric Cooperative
  • 4:00 p.m. - EVENT: Feud Contest - Two Towns Tug-O-War (cash award)
    • Sponsored by: City of Cottage Grove
  • 4:00 p.m. - EVENT: Covered Bridge Guided Tour Begins at Bohemia City Train Depot
    • Check at Train Depot for available seats.
      Cost: $10/person.
    • Sponsored by: South Lane Wheels and Covered Bridge Festival Tour Guides
  • 4:30 - 6:00 pm - PERFORMANCE: Fortune's Folly (Pop/Rock)
    • Sponsored by: Banner Bank
  • 6:00 p.m. - EVENT: BMD Express Train service ends
  • 6:00 p.m. - EVENT: Feud Contest - Cherry Pit-Spittin' (Distance & Accuracy/Cash award)
    • Sponsored by: US Bank
  • 6:00 - 6:20 pm - PRESENTATION: Historical Talk
  • 6:00 p.m. - PERFORMANCE: Bohemia City Players' Theme Play, "Gold, Grit, and Guns: Locals Who Left a Mark"
    • Original play written and directed by Jennifer Mandeville Schulz
    • Play sponsored by: Dari-Mart Stores
    • Heritage Stage sponsored by: Lane Electric Cooperative
  • 6:30 - 8:00 pm - PERFORMANCE: Jimmy Bobby Band (Country)
    • Sponsored by: Reiten Entertainment and Cottage Grove Rodeo
  • 7:00 p.m. - PERFORMANCE: BMD Annual Children's Melodrama ($7 reserved seating)
    • "There's a Pirate in the Pantry... OR The Flapjacks are About to Flip!"
    • Written by Keith Kessler and starring 25 youth actors
    • Presented by: Cottage Theatre Summer Camp, 700 Cillage Dr.
    • Sponsored by: Williams & Mathis and Umpqua Bank
  • 8:00 p.m. - EVENT: Feud Contest - 20 Miles by Wheelbarrow (cash award)
    • Sponsored by: Weyerhaeuser
  • 8:00 p.m. - EVENT: "The General" (General admission: $5/person)
    • Buster Keaton's 1927 B&W Silent Film shot on location in Cottage Grove.
    • Presented by: Opal Center for Arts and Education, 513 E. Main St.
  • 8:00 - 8:30 pm - PRESENTATION: VisionKeepers Annual Community Awards Ceremony
    • Presented by: The City of Cottage Grove VisionKeepers Committee
  • 8:20 p.m. - EVENT: Feud Awards Ceremony Historical Treasure Hunt Drawing Begins
  • 8:30 - 10:30 pm - PERFORMANCE: Windy Ridge (Rock/Country)
    • Sponsored by: Weyerhaeuser
  • 8:30 p.m. - EVENT: Gold Rush 5K Twilight Run
    • Begins and ends at S. 6th and Washington Streets
    • Presented by: The Cottage Grove Jogging Club
  • 10:00 p.m. - EVENT: Carnival Closes (will stay open later if crowded)
  • 10:00 p.m. - EVENT: Bohemia City Closes
    • See y;all next year for our 60th Anniversary Bash: July 18th - 20th, 2019
    • Don't miss tomorrow's two off-site, BMD-related events

Sunday, July 22nd

  • 6:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m. - FOOD: Annual BMD Miners' Breakfast on the Mountain
    • Bohemia Mountain/Bohemia Mining District (40 miles SE of Cottage Grove - use map)
    • Cost: Adults $7, Kids $4 (12 & younger)
    • Presented by: The Prospectors and Gold Diggers Club
  • 2:30 p.m. - PERFORMANCE: BMD Annual Children's Melodrama ($7 reserved seating)
    • "There's a Pirate in the Pantry... OR The Flapjacks are About to Flip!"
    • Written by Keith Kessler and starring 25 youth actors
    • Presented by: Cottage Theatre Summer Camp, 700 Cillage Dr.
    • Sponsored by: Williams & Mathis and Umpqua Bank