"A Berry Good Time for a Berry Good Cause" Planting seeds of hope in the vines of youth.
Recognizing the importance of higher education, the Sutherlin BlackBerry Festival raises money each year to provide continuing education scholarships to graduates of Sutherlin and Oakland High Schools, (OSD 130 and OSD 1, respectively) to help them in their quest to achieve a college education. The building of a community is high on our list. We give back to the community in many ways.
An event for all, fun for the whole family. Always held on the third weekend in August, though we do provide other events through the year. Car shows, cruises, dancing, cookoffs, motorcycle show, BMX racing, mud volleyball, 4x4 barrel races, and more.