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Events

2017

August 21
Solar Eclipse
The path of totality will cut a swath through Central Oregon the morning of August 21. http://www.eclipse2017.org/2017/states/OR.htm
(Note: Both of our rooms are booked for this event)

August 26
ZZ Top & The Doobie Brothers
 at Maryhill Winery (Maryhill, WA)
http://www.maryhillwinery.com/
(Note: Both of our rooms are booked for this event)

September 9
Steve Winwood at Maryhill Winery (Maryhill, WA)
http://www.maryhillwinery.com/
(Note: Both of our rooms are booked for this event)

September 17
Goo Goo Dolls & Phillip Phillips
 at Maryhill Winery (Maryhill, WA)
http://www.maryhillwinery.com/
(Note: Both of our rooms are booked for this event)

October 21-22
Orionids meteor shower
The Orionids is an average shower producing about 20 meteors per hour at their peak. This shower usually peaks on the 21st, but it is highly irregular. A good show could be experienced on any morning from October 20 to 24, and some meteors may be seen any time from October 17 - 25. Best viewing will be to the east after midnight.

November 17-18
Leonids meteor shower
The Leonids is one of the better meteor showers to observe, producing an average of 40 meteors per hour at their peak. The shower itself has a cyclic peak year every 33 years where hundreds of meteors can be seen each hour. The last of these occurred in 2001. The shower usually peaks on November 17 & 18, but you may see some meteors from November 13 to 20. Look for the shower radiating from the constellation Leo after midnight.

December 13-14
Gemenids meteor shower
Considered by many to be the best meteor shower in the heavens, the Geminids are known for producing up to 60 multicolored meteors per hour at their peak. The peak of the shower usually occurs around December 13 & 14, although some meteors should be visible from December 6 to 19. The radiant point for this shower will be in the constellation Gemini. Best viewing is usually to the east after midnight.

2018

January 3-4
Quadrantids meteor shower
The Quadrantids are an above average shower, with up to 40 meteors per hour at their peak. The shower usually peaks on January 3 & 4, but some meteors can be visible from January 1 to 5. Best viewing will be from a dark location after midnight. Look for meteors radiating from the constellation Bootes.

April 21-22
Lyrids meteor shower
The Lyrids are an average shower, usually producing about 20 meteors per hour at their peak. These meteors can produce bright dust trails that last for several seconds. The shower usually peaks on April 21 & 22, although some meteors can be visible from April 16 to 25. Look for meteors radiating from the constellation of Lyra after midnight.

August 13-14
Perseids meteor shower
The Perseids is one of the best meteor showers to observe, producing up to 60 meteors per hour at their peak. The shower's peak usually occurs on August 13 & 14, but you may be able to see some meteors any time from July 23 to August 22. The radiant point for this shower will be in the constellation Perseus. Look to the northeast after midnight.

NOTE: Please contact the event host to confirm events and for event details.  Links to some of the hosts' web sites are provided on the Area Attactions page.

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