Labor Day Picnics
August 20, 2014 - Picnic Time
Every year, labor unions via Oregon and Southwest Washington reason Labor Day picnics. The largest entertainment by distant takes place during Oaks Amusement Park in Southeast Portland. Sponsored by a Northwest Oregon Labor Council, a cruise attracts members from mixed unions, who suffer barbecue, music, games, fair rides, raffle drawings, and time to revisit with internal politicians. The cruise runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Political speeches take place during 1 p.m.
Food and libation scrip sells for 50 cents. Three scrip gets we a hamburger and chips; dual scrip a prohibited dog and chips; 4 scrip for beer; dual scrip for pop; and one scrip for H2O and chili. Deluxe float bracelets are $9.50. The Oregon Pacific Railroad Shuttle Train will float people to and from Oaks Park from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Cost is $5 per chairman turn outing for adults. Children underneath 12 can float for free. Street parking is accessible nearby a McLoughlin Overpass, McCoy Millwork, and a Portland Opera. The sight play during 4th and Caruthers. For some-more information about a picnic, call a Labor Council during 503-235-9444.
Following is a list of all a other Labor Day picnics in Oregon and Southwest Washington:
ASTORIA — Cullaby Lake — in a North Shelter off U.S. Highway 101 between Astoria and Seaside. Noon to 5 p.m. Parking is $3 per vehicle. Sponsored by a Clatsop-Tillamook Central Labor Council.
Cowlitz-Wahkiakum Counties — Toutle River RV Resort, 150 Happy Trails, Castle Rock, Wash., Exit 52 off I-5. Grilling hamburgers and prohibited dogs from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Bring your favorite cruise plate to share. There will be swimming, kids’ games and a good possibility to consort with kinship members.
Bend — Pioneer Park, NW Wall St. Picnic hours are noon to 3 p.m. Sponsored by a Central Oregon Central Labor Council, there will be music, games and fun for a whole family.
Eugene/Springfield — John Lively Picnic Shelters, behind SPLASH during 6100 Thurston Road in Springfield. Noon – 4 p.m. Please move a side dish. Sponsored by a Lane County Central Labor Council.
Medford — TouVelle State Park, 8425 Table Rock Road, Central Point. 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Lunch served from noon to 1 p.m. Labor music, games and fun for a whole family. There is a $5 assign for parking. Sponsored by a Southern Oregon Central Labor Council. For some-more information, call Kathy McUne during 541-664-0804.
North Bend/Coos Bay — Ferry Road Park in North Bend. 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Music, games and fun for a whole family. Sponsored by a Southwestern Oregon Central Labor Council. The legislature is seeking for a concession of non-perishable food items.
Salem — Waterfront Park. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Food, music, and guest speakers. There will be a buoyant residence for a kids! Sponsored by Marion-Polk-Yamhill Central Labor Council. Cost: dual non-perishable food equipment per person.