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da Vinci in July

da Vinci in July

July 14-16, 2017

Summer da Vinci Days activities will run from Friday through Sunday, July 14-16:

All events are FREE!*


Donations to support da Vinci Days are appreciated!


*Car parking at the fairgrounds: $5.00 -- Bike parking is FREE


Keynote Address: Friday, July 14, 7 pm (doors open 6:30)

Friday evening features Timothy L. Weber, Global Head of 3D Materials & Advanced Applications, HP 3D Printing, at the Whiteside Theater, 361 SW Madison Ave, Corvallis. Mr. Weber will address, "3D printing and the Coming Revolution", a discussion of how 3D and other megatrends are leading to the next industrial revolution.

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Festival at the Fairgrounds, July 15, 10 am to 8:30 pm

Saturday activities at the Benton County Fairgrounds includes Day One of the ever-popular Graand Kinetic Challenge (pageantry, road race, and sand dune), live music, local artists, exhibits from OSU and LBCC, food, beer and wine. Sunday, July 16, will feature Day Two of the Graand Kinetic Challenge: the mud bog, river race, and GKC awards ceremony back at the fairgrounds.

Science! Technology! Art! Music! Food! Free entertainment for the entire family.

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Graand Kinetic Challenge

Day 1, July 15

At the Benton County Fairgrounds: Tech check, pageantry, judging, road race start/finish, and sand dune.

Day 2, July 16

At the riverfront: Mud Bog and River Race

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