By Eugene Magazine

It’s Oktoberfest time so if you’re a beer drinker there is a lot of celebrating to do. Enjoy art, volleyball, football, music, and get your bike in shape or learn about getting started biking. If you’re already a cycling expert, challenge yourself with an at-your-own pace triathlon!

September 29
Grand Opening of Saint Vincent de Paul’s new As-Is Store | Enjoy refreshments and a raffle along with an abundance of unique items at St Vinnie’s new store at 888 Garfield. svdp.us

Through September 30
Bier Stein’s OktoBierfest 2022
| Bier Stein is sharing specials throughout the week leading up to the release of their collaboration Festbier with Coldfire on September 30. They will be featuring seasonal food, Fest & Märzen offerings, as well as celebrating fresh hop season. Enjoy German music, a dance floor, a photo station, and more. thebierstein.com

Through September 30
Whiteaker Printmakers 2022 Emerald Print Exchange
| The Whiteaker Printmakers 2022 Emerald Print Exchange presents original fine art prints from 11 countries and 20 states in the Maude Kerns Art Center Salon Gallery. Maude Kerns Art Center, mkartcenter.org/exhibits.html

JSMA Virtual Tours & “A Minute Exhibit” | Explore 13 JSMA exhibitions from your home in a series titled “A Minute Exhibit.” Occurring daily. jsma.uoregon.edu/minuteexhibit

September 30
Oregon Ducks Volleyball vs. Arizona State Devils
| Enjoy some of the hottest volleyball action to ever come to this part of the country as these smashing athletes compete.
Matthew Knight Arena, eugenearena.com

October 1
Fall Tri With the Y Triathlon
| You are invited to swim, bike and run your way to the finish line for an on-your-own triathlon this fall! Track your progress from October 1 until December 31, watch your fellow teammates progress online, and earn a t-shirt for your success! Choose a distance or substitute other fitness activities. The Y will provide you with tracking sheets and motivation, and you complete the distances when it best fits into your schedule! Register between now and Nov. 1. at eugeneymca.org

October 1
UO Football vs Stanford University
| The University of Oregon Ducks take on Stanford University in a conference game. Autzen Stadium, ticketmaster.com

October 1 – 2
1st Annual Coastal Plein Air Art & Wine Festival
| Florence Regional Art Alliance is holding an art exhibit of over 50 artists’ original paintings. Florence Events Center, fraaoregon.org

October 2
Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas | 
The Shedd Institute is pleased to welcome acclaimed Scottish fiddler Alasdair Fraser and sizzling-talented cellist Natalie Haas. The Shedd Institute, theshedd.org

October 2
Sunday in the Park at Amazon Community Center
| Looking for fun, food, and free helmets? Free bike valet and free bike wash. Enjoy food and drink from Red Five Hot Dogs and Just Ice Shaved Ice. Safe Routes to School will be providing bike skills and a safety course for kids to practice riding. Healthy Moves will be there to get you moving with fun activities. Register your bike with Bike Index, get all the latest information on e-Bike rebates from EWEB, capture the fun in the Photo Booth by Delene & Co, dance to tunes by DJ Rortron, and much more. Amazon Community Center, eugene-or.gov

Through October 2
Working — The Studs Terkel Musical Based on Studs Terkel’s best-selling book of interviews with American workers, Working paints a vivid portrait of the workers that the world so often takes for granted. Actors Cabaret, actorscabaret.org

Through October 3
Beergarden’s Oktoberfest 2022
| Beergarden’s Oktoberfest celebration will run the same dates as the traditional festival in Germany. This year as in years past, Beergarden makes commemorative glassware for the Oktoberfest celebration. Each day of this 17-day event will feature German-inspired food, German brews, and entertainment. beergardenme.com

October 4
Theresa Caputo Live! The Experience
| Theresa Caputo, star of the TLC show, Long Island Medium, will present. The American psychic medium will share stories from her personal life, provide healing messages, and offer insight into her unique gift. hultcenter.org

Through October 22
The Edge of the Ocean
| Karin Clarke Gallery’s newest exhibit is a celebration of the Oregon coast. The exhibit will present coastal works from three of this area’s greatest artists: Mark Clarke, Nelson Sandgren, and Craig Spilman. karinclarkegallery.com

Through October 30
Thistledown Farms Pumpkin Patch
| Enjoy horse-drawn rides to the pumpkin patch Saturday and Sunday, and tractor rides Wednesday through Friday. thistledownfarm.net

Through October 30
2022 Colonial Harvest Days & Corn Maze | 
Celebrate the harvest season with a unique fall experience on a family farm. Explore the farm and enjoy a family friendly corn maze. New this year is a yurt for rent so you can stay onsite. Recurring daily. Northern Lights Christmas Tree Farm, northernlightschristmastreefarm.com