july, 2018

24julallday28alldayBack to the Fifties


Event Details

2018 Back to the Fifties Celebration, one of the biggest community events for Grants Pass and Southern Oregon and is completely brought to you by the great businesses and people in our community such as Evergreen Federal Bank!

Tuesday, July 24th
-6:30-8:30pm: Concerts in the Park with 50s Rock & Roll music featuring “Sound Stage Revue” at Riverside Park

Wednesday, July 25th
-6:30pm: Dance the Night Away at the Fruitdale Grange for a Sock Hop and Papa’s BBQ

Thursday, Jul 26th
-6:00pm-8:00pm: Diner Night and Poker Run! Grab the family to eat and cruise around GP & enjoy the 50-50 Poker run. Best hand prizes. Stops include Jimmy’s Classic Drive-in, Ric’s Corvette Bar & Grille, Climate City Brewery, Dairy Queen South, Sonic (+ maybe a surprise new stop!)

Friday, Jul 27th
-10:00am-2:00pm Classic Car Pre-Show at the Grower’s Market Parking Lot on F Street between 4th and 5th Streets presented by Rogue Valley Classic Cruisers
-4:00pm-7:00pm: Ice Cream Social at the GP Historical Society (5th & J Street)
-5:30pm-10:00pm: Classic Car Lineup, Corner of 6th and G Streets Downtown, special parking for cars on G Street
-7:00pm-9:00pm: Live Concert with Robbie Dacosta 50s Tribute Band
-9:15pm: Outdoor Movie

Saturday, Jul 28th
-10:00am-3:00pm: Classic Car Show-n-Shine (Pre-1975 Only) at Riverside Park presented by Rogue Valley Classic Cruisers
-10:00am-2:00pm: FREE Napa Games for Children by Napa Auto Parts Store on 5th and I Streets
-7:00pm-9:00pm: Classic Car Cruise (pre-1975 only) on 6th and 7th Streets – Main Route, Downtown Grants Pass with live radio broadcast on KAJO
-9:00pm: GRAND FINALE FREE 50’S CONCERT AND STREET DANCE! In the Downtown Center at the corner of 6th & G Streets. Martin Kay as Jerry Lee Lewis & Ray Anthony as Ritchie Valens with Jamie’s Rock & Roll Legends

Friday & Saturday
-All day Sidewalk sales & Restaurant specials. Dinner & Lunch Specials at local shops & restaurants.


july 24 (Tuesday) - 28 (Saturday)


Downtown Grants Pass

198 SW 6th Street, Grants Pass, Oregon 97526


Towne Center Association541-476-5773