Pints from the Past: Darrell Jabin presents Amusement Parks & Carousels of Oregon
Do you remember the thrill of your first amusement park or carousel ride, the sounds of the crowds and the smell of the food? At one time, the nation’s largest amusement park was Jantzen Beach Amusement Park in North Portland. One of the longest continuously operating amusement parks in the United States is still located in Portland at Oaks Amusement Park. Oregon’s Traveling Historian brings you a presentation filled with images and stories from the best of Oregon’s parks and carousels. An entertaining and informative presentation that captures the history of carousel design and construction along with the best of amusement parks past and present.
Come on down and support a local business that serves delicious food and a wide variety of beverages while you enjoy free entertainment from our delightful presenter. This program is offered by the Lake Oswego Public Library in cooperation with Clackamas County Historical Society and the Lake Theater & Café. Admission is free, and no ticket is required. Doors open at 6:30, presentation begins at 7:00. The Lake Theater & Café is located at 106 North State Street in Lake Oswego. For more information, contact Carissa Barrett, 503-534-4237 / email@example.com.