May 21st, 2016 – Rhododendron Festival in Florence!

Rhododendron FestivalCome see Oregon Beaches and go to the 109th annual Rhododendron Festival in Florence, Oregon!

We will also visit Old Town Shopping area as well as Heceta Head Lighthouse as well as various beach fronts.

You will see the ocean, a carnival, fair, classic cars, a parade and tons of motorcycles!

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Cost: $10.00 – You will receive an e-mail once you have signed up, with instructions on making the payment to confirm your seat.

When: Saturday May 21st

Schedule: Meet at Pacific Hall Lobby at 9:00am. We will take a but to Florence from there and return later in the evening.

What to bring: Sunglasses – Sunscreen – Towel – Camera (be careful of the sand and water if you do bring one) – beach shoes (Flip-flops or sandals) – Change of clothes (in case you get wet) – Book or magazine for the bus ride – Cash/money for food or other items you wish to purchase.

May 15th, 2016 – Portland Timbers Soccer Game!

Let’s go watch the Portland Timbers vs. New York City FC for a night of world-famous MLS Soccer action as the Timbers make a push to repeat their championship run.

Cost: $23.00 – Includes private bus to downtown Portland and back to Eugene, as well as the ticket to the game. Tickets are limited, the first 49 people who sign-up will get one. Purchase your ticket HERE!

When: Sunday, May 15th 2016

Schedule: Please meet in front of the  REC Center at 12:00pm, departure at 12:15pm, arrival in downtown Portland by 2:15pm. Game starts at 4:30pm. We will return to the Rec Center at approximately 9:00pm.

What to Bring:  comfortable clothes – Bring money for any food, souvenirs, and any other things you wish to buy.

May 14th, 2016 – Whale Watching & Oregon Coast Aquarium (Sold Out)

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Join us at this year for an afternoon of Whale watching in Newport, Oregon. We will be going on a 2-hour Sea Life Cruse with the Marine Discovery Tours and then taking a trip to the Oregon Coast Aquarium on Saturday May 14th.

Cost: $25.00 (includes whale watching ticket & Aquarium admission price!)7c8492d8df411f752dd8152008348970

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When: Saturday, May 14th

Schedule: Please meet in front of the REC Center at 9:00am.  We will leave from campus at 9:15am and arrive at The Marine Discovery Tours in Newport Oregon around 11:15am.  We will then head out to sea for a two-hour sea life cruise beginning at 11:30am and ending around 1:30pm.  We will then make our way to the Oregon Coast Aquarium, which is located nearby where we can eat lunch and tour the aquarium from 2:00pm to 4:30pm.  After that we will load back onto the bus, returning to campus by 6:30pm.

What to Bring: comfortable clothes/shoes than can get wet, money for food, souvenirs and any other items you wish to purchase.

May 7th, 2016 – Portland Shopping

Summer is coming, which means its time to ramp up your wardrobe.  So join us Saturday May 7th for a day of shopping at the Washington Square Mall in Portland!

Cost: $10.00

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When: Saturday, May 7th

Schedule: Please meet in front of the REC Center at 8:45am, we will depart from campus at 9:00am and arrive at the Washington Square Mall around 11:00am.  We will spend the next 3-4 hours eating and shopping at the mall and will return to the REC Center by 5:00pm Saturday evening.

What to Bring: comfortable clothes, money for shopping, food, souvenirs and any other items you wish to purchase.

April 23rd, 2016 – Woodburn Outlets & Tulip Festival

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Join us at this year’s Tulip Festival where you can stroll through 40 acres of stunningly beautiful of flowers, expansive views of vineyards, distant mountains. Then Let’s spend the afternoon shopping at the Woodburn Shopping Outlets one of the top shopping locations in Oregon & Washington!

Cost: $10.00 – Cost includes bus tip to Woodburn and admissions to the Tulip Festival.

When: Saturday, April 23

Schedule: Please meet in front of the  REC Center at 8:45am, we will depart from campus at 9:00am and arrive at the Tulip Festival in Woodburn around 10:30am.  We will then make our way to the Woodburn Premium Outlets at 12:00pm for lunch and a few hours shopping.  We will return to the Rec Center by 5:00pm.

What to Bring: comfortable clothes, money for shopping, food, souvenirs and any other items you wish to purchase.

April 13th, 2016 – Portland TrailBlazers Game

Portland Trail Blazers v Dallas MavericksLet’s go to Portland to go watch the Portland Blazers vs. Denver Nuggets for a night of world-famous NBA action as the Blazers make a push for the Post-Season.

Cost: $23 – includes private bus to downtown Portland and back to Eugene, and ticket to the NBA game. Tickets are limited, the first 40 people who sign-up will get one.

Purchase your ticket here!

When: Wednesday, April 13th

Schedule: meet in front of the REC Center at 1:45pm, departure at 2:00pm, arrival at the Moda Center in Portland around 4:00pm or 4:30pm. We will get to the stadium early to watch the players warm up down on the court.  The game will start at 7:30pm. Return to the Rec Center at midnight or later.

What to Bring:  comfortable clothes – money for food, souvenirs, and any other items you wish to purchase.

 

April 8th, 2016 – U.O. Baseball Game!

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Take me out with the crowd;
Just buy me some peanuts and Cracker Jacks
We should all go to hear our Ducks QUACK…

Okay you get the picture.  Join us Friday April 8th as we go cheer on our U.O. Baseball team as they battle against our PAC-12 Rivals the CAL Bears.

Cost: Free with UO ID

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When: Friday, April 8th

Schedule: Meet in front of McKenzie Hall  by 5:20PM to take the public bus, which leaves at 5:26PM.  We will  arrival at PK Park by 5:45PM. If the weather is nice we may choose to walk or you are free to meet us there if you wish.  Game starts at 6:00PM and should end around 8:00PM.  We will return to the Campus around 8:30PM.

What to Bring:  comfortable clothes, money for any food, souvenirs, and any other things you wish to buy.

 

April 1st, 2016 – SkateWorld!

Skate WorldFridays are for fun! So join us at SkateWorld in Springfield, Friday April 1st for a night of games, skating and lots of laughs.

Cost: Free!

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When: Meet in front of the REC Center at 7:25pm on Friday, April 1st . The bus will leave at 7:35pm and return to campus by 11:15pm.

Event Time: free skate begins at 8:30pm and ends at 10:30pm, and we will return to campus by 11:15pm

What to Bring: Cash/Money, helmet or other safety devices if you need it, phone/camera

March 5th, 2016 – Bowling

ExplOregon will be heading to Emerald Lanes Saturday March 5th for the last event of the Winter term!  So get your shoes, pick out your ball and get your bowl on!

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Cost: Free

When: Saturday, March 5th 2016

Schedule: We will meet in front of the REC Center at 4:25pm to take the bus to Emerald Lanes at 4:35pm.  We will arrival at the bowling alley at 4:50pm. Lanes will be reserved from 5:00pm to 7:00pm. We will return to the Rec Center by 7:15pm.

What to Bring:  comfortable clothes – money/cash for food & drink, phone or camera for pictures.

Feb. 28th, 2016 – Snow Day!

Come to Mt. Bachelor with the UO Snow Club!  Hit the slopes with us Sunday February 28th and enjoy your choice of snow activities including: Skiing, Snowboarding, Snow Tubing or just spending some time playing in the snow.

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Cost: Price Varies depending on activity

BusFree

Lift Ticket$84.00

Snow Tubing$45.00

Ski Rental Package$49.00

Snowboarding Rental Package $42.00 ($20 from UO Outdoor Club)

**Snow gear MAY be available to rent from the UO Outdoor Program: Click Here

Schedule: Meet at the REC Center at 5:45am, charter bus will leave at 6:00am.  We will arrive at Mt. Bachelor at 9:00am and stay until 4.00pm.  We will then head back to Eugene and return at approximately 7:30pm.

What to Bring: Warm clothes, shoes that can get wet, a snow/rain jacket, cash/money for food and/or snow activities