HAPPENINGS
Jan 4 The 4-F Rail Jam Series, where riders compete on fan courses partially designed by fans,  kicks off at Skibowl this weekend. Details: skibowl.com

Jan 5 Y2K13, a 20.13K or 10K walk and run hosted by the Oregon Road Runners Club along Forest Groves rolling country lanes. Details: orrc.net

Jan 12
Check out competitive stretching (and serious strength) at the Oregon & Washington Regional USA Yoga Asana Championship in Eugene. Details: usayoga.org

Jan 25–27 Oregon Truffle Festival in Eugene. Details: oregontrufflefestival.com

DEALS
CHEAP FLIGHTS: Fly.com is offering $138 roundtrip flights to the Bay Area through March. Meanwhile, Expedia.com has last-minute roundtrip flights to San Diego ($118), Denver ($169), and LA ($185) available for weekends later this month.