Cowlitz County Farmers’ Market: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays through October 30, and 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesdays through Sept. 14, across the street from the Cowlitz County Event (Expo) Center 1900 Seventh Ave., Longview. Attendees are asked to park in designated area and keep pets on a leash.
Cowlitz Valley Old-Time Music Association: Country and bluegrass music and open mic program. 6-8 p.m. Sept. 3, Catlin Grange, 205 Shawnee, N. Kelso. Acoustic and electric instruments only; info: 360-636-3835.
Endless Summer Cruise-In: 8 a.m-2 p.m. Aug. 28, parking garage rooftop, ilnani Casino, 1 Cowlitz Way, Ridgefield. 36th annual event by the Northwest Corvette Association. Free to spectators; $20 per car entry with up to 500 cars, truck, motorcycles and “rat rod” vehicles; vendors, live music, food beer garden, goodie bags, auction and more. Trophies presented at 2 p.m. inside ilani’s Muze Lounge. All money raised form the event goes to Northwest Battle Buddies, a Battle Ground-based organization that provides service dogs free to veterans in need.
Remnants of the Past: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 11, Stella Historical Museum, 8530 Ocean Beach Highway, Longview. Activities include a demonstration of blacksmithing skills, a knife exhibit and knife sharpening, a scavenger hunt and historic exhibits. Also at the Stella Lutheran Chapel, 124 Sherman Road, Longview, will be a farmers market; bake sale; cider-making demonstrations; and local vendors selling jams and jellies, heirloom vegetables, homemade jewelry and hand-painted China. Also at the chapel will be a display of old photographs, live music and snacks for purchase. Details: 360-423-3860 or 360-423-8663.