by Isabelle Maggard
EUGENE, OREGON — Check out these fun events happening this weekend in Lane County!
FRIDAY – Rudy Tyburczy’s 13th Comedy Anniversary Show
Enjoy some laughs with Rudy Tyburczy this Friday at Luckey’s to celebrate his 13th Comedy Anniversary! Rudy is a local Eugene comedian who has shared laughs while traveling around the world. Hosted by Seth Milstein, the live recorded event starts at 8 PM, includes an opening act by Abhishek Kulkarni, and a feature from Blankety Blank. Grab tickets for $5 in advance, or $10 at the door while availability lasts!
SATURDAY – Houseplants 101 with Sonia
This Saturday from 11 AM to 1 PM, Sonia of Down To Earth is hosting a free talk on houseplants. Sonia will be going over topics such as proper lighting, watering, pest control tips, and the best plants for your home. She will also be demonstrating a plant repot during the talk, that someone in attendance will win to take home. The talk will be hosted at Mountain Rose Herbs Annex. Make sure to show up a little early to get houseplant help and lots of useful information!
SATURDAY – For The Love of Dogs! Fundraising Event
Northwest Dog Project is a nonprofit dog rescue that specializes in training, educating, and adopting dogs out to fitting homes. This fundraising event is hosted at Drop Bear Brewery in support of the wonderful rescue. 15% of drink sales, as well as a raffle, and purchasable NWPD merchandise, will benefit Northwest Dog Project. Stop by on Saturday, between 12 PM and 6 PM to support dogs and the cause while meeting the amazing volunteers of the rescue!
SATURDAY – Murder Mystery at Sip Champagne and Dessert Bar
Sip Champagne and Dessert Bar is hosting a Murder Mystery event this Saturday night! The theme of the night is Old Hollywood, and the purchase of a ticket gets you heavy hors d’oeuvres, professional photos, and a glass of bubbly upon arrival. Sip’s full cocktail menu, as well as desserts, will also be available for purchase. The festivities start at 7 PM!
SUNDAY – Test Your Smarts with What Do You Know? Trivia
The Graduate Eugene is hosting Test Your Smarts Trivia Night with What Do you Know? Trivia. Assemble a team and your knowledge of fun facts for this trivia night in the Trophy room! This is a free event, where the winning table receives a voucher for the bar and restaurant. Anyone can join this test of trivia skills!
Isabelle Maggard is a Marketing Agent at Highlite. She currently is studying digital marketing at Lane Community College. Isabelle focuses on social media engagement and outreach for account growth. She also contributes a weekly article focusing on upcoming weekend events in Eugene.