Baker County Festivals and Events


Come celebrate with us in Baker County, Oregon.

Baker County is home to some of Eastern Oregon’s best community events and festivals, throughout the year. From heart pounding rodeo action to award winning events like the We Like’em Short Film Festival, the Durkee Steak Feed, Powder River Music Review concert series, The Great Salt Lick Art Auction, and the East vs. West Shrine All Star Football Game, Baker City Cycling Classic, and the Hells Canyon Motorcycle Rally, it seems like there’s always something exciting on the calendar in Baker County.

Summer holidays are packed with fun events including The sumpter Flea Markets, Huntington Catfish Derby, the Haines Stampede Rodeo, The Baker County Fair and Panhandle Rodeo, and the Labor Day Wagon Encampment at the Oregon trail Interpretive Center.

And for those looking to celebrate the winter season, the Sumpter Valley Railroad’s Christmas Trains, and lighted Christmas parades in Sumpter, Huntington and Baker City offer the perfect Norman Rockwell Christmas experience. For more winter celebrations there are Snowmobile events in Halfway, Sumpter and Unity, and Snow Blast at Anthony Lakes to name just a few.

If you’re planning to visit Baker County be sure to visit our calendar of events, and come celebrate with us.