Wings & Wheels returns to Scappoose
The annual Wings & Wheels community event will return to Scappoose Saturday, Sept. 10, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Scappoose Industrial Airpark, 34020 Skyway Drive.
The 6th annual event showcases the citys airport property, featuring displays of planes, military vehicles, motorcycles and classic cars.
This years event will include a street dance, a live performance by Hit Machine from 2 to 5 p.m., food, vendors, a beer garden and kids activities.
Wings & Wheels will also feature a 16K run this year, a first since the events inception. Registration for the run, which is a benefit for the South Columbia County Chamber of Commerce and Columbia Pacific Food Bank, costs $50, and organizers are offering a buy one, get one half off deal for participants. Registration is available online through the Chambers website. The run kicks off at 8 a.m. at Oregon Aero, on the Scappoose airport property.
The run will take participants through scenic countryside bordering the airport, along paved and unpaved country roads, back to the airport, where runners can enjoy a pancake breakfast and a complimentary pint of beer from Columbia County Brewing.
Wings & Wheels is put on by the South Columbia County Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with sponsors like Portland Community College, local businesses and utility districts.
Vendor booths are still available for $100 to $200.