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Free Covered Wagon Rides in Downtown Portland!

Travel Oregon & Lyft Partner to Commemorate 175th Anniversary of Oregon Trail Migrations

2018 marks the 175th anniversary of the migration of wagon trains along the Oregon Trail. Travel Oregon & Lyft have partnered to commemorate this anniversary, and give members of the public a chance to experience a ride on a covered wagon for themselves. Lyft will also give passengers a free ride to the wagon, using code OREGONTRAIL175.*

Attendees can check in for their ride at the Oregon Historical Society, where the wagon will begin its 15 minute route through the Park blocks of downtown Portland. Each rider will also get a free ticket to the Oregon Historical Museum (for use that day).

WHEN: Tuesday, August 28 -- Friday, August 31 10:00am -- 2:00pm

WHERE: 1200 SW Park Ave. (Outside of Oregon Historical Society) Portland, OR 97205

WHO: All ages, free to the public CONTACT: Scott Gallagher 503.552.5003

*Code can only be redeemed between 10am-3pm, Tuesday 8/28-Friday 8/31, going to or from the Oregon Historical Society

Date & Time

August 28, 2018

10:00AM - 2:00PM

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