The Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art at the University of Oregon exhibits world renowned artists of the 19th and the 20th century. The highlight of the museum is its 12500 piece art collection from all over the world. The museum holds a number of exhibitions and events depicting art from the American, European, Russian and Asian culture. This museum even has a research center open to the public to study the famous artists of the world.
Settled along rolling lawns of the verdant Alton Baker Park, this concert venue seamlessly paints a picture of a summer paradise evoked by sundry trees, beer gardens and the shimmering, flowing waters of the Willamette River. Complete with state-of-the-art sound technology and a stunning repertoire of diverse performances by the likes of Jackson Browne, TajMo, and altJ, the Cuthbert Amphitheater is an idyllic venue to soak in a bevy of sights and sounds.
Starting off has a humble microbrewery in 2006, Ninkasi gained fame for its consistently good beers, that is distributed in a number of states. Some of their popular brews include the Total Domination IPA (their first) as well as the Tricerahops Double IPA. Brewery tours are conducted throughout the week, taking visitors through the brewing process. The Tasting Room, with its leafy patio is a popular place to sample their brews. A changing schedule of food trucks offers diverse options. Check website for more.
The Hi-Fi Music Hall is a music, entertainment and dining destination in Eugene. The venue features a wonderful summer terrace and outdoor patio perfect for day-time dining. Savor a delectable array of gourmet sandwiches and burgers sourced from local deli, The Sandwich League. Towards evening, things start to liven up with great local and international bands performing here. You'll find both free-entry and paid events hosted here. Performances include those by the Satin Love Orchestra, Grieves and Dirtwire. Ticket information is available on the website.
The historical McDonald Theatre was built in 1925 in Eugene, Oregon. The moment you step into this classic venue, you will be hit with nostalgia and a huge gratitude towards the patrons of art. The theater doubles as a museum of sorts with all historic memorabilia displayed for everyone to see. The theater hosts some splendid performances in addition to providing an ideal venue to organize weddings and other events throughout the year.