July 6, 2022 04:00.
The 40th Annual Graffiti Weekend is underway.
It’s a celebration of classic cars from the Umpqua Valley and the 50s, 60s and 70s. Events are happening through Sunday, including the 40th annual Umpqua Flatheads Roseburg Graffiti Night Cruise. This is expected to draw thousands of people to downtown Roseburg, along with vehicles and visitors from many states.
Wednesday activities include:
*Street Memories Kick Off Car Show from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Henry Estate Winery in Umpqua. This is open to all years and makes of cars, trucks and motorcycles. Food vendors will be on site. Entry fee for featured vehicles is $10 and begins at 12:00 p.m.
* Dance Off Social & Benefit starting at Oran Mor Artisan Mead on the corner of Garden Valley Road and Melrose Road. Social hour and dancing starts at 5 p.m. with a $5 entry fee. Music from the 60s-80s by Colleen and Co. will be played from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Food will be available along with drinks.
For more information, visit: https://www.graffitiweekend.com/
Graffiti Weekend President Jeanine Coffey talks about the celebration on Inside Douglas County Tuesday on News Radio 93-9 FM and 1240 KQEN. This interview is a KQEN podcast on www.541radio.com.