Tree Lighting in Esther Short Park

Esther Short Park 605 Esther St., VANCOUVER, WA

Join the Rotary Club of Vancouver for the Community Tree Lighting Ceremony at 4 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 25, at Esther Short Park, 605 Esther St., Vancouver. Enjoy entertainment, live music, carriage rides and holiday treats. Santa and the elves will help everyone make merry as thousands of twinkling lights come alive at 6 p.m. […]

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Journey Theatre presents “Shrek: The Musical,” Nov. 18-26

Fort Vancouver High School 5700 E 18th St, Vancouver, WA

Journey Theater presents "Shrek: The Musical" with performance from Nov. 18-26 at Fort Vancouver High School, 5700 E. 18th St., Vancouver. Show are 7 p.m. Nov. 18, 19, 25 and 26 and matinee shows are at 2 p.m. Nov. 19 and 26. Adult admission is $16, youth and seniors are $13. A 75-cent processing fee […]

$13 – $18

Love Street Playhouse presents “A Nice Family Gathering”

Love Street Playhouse 126 Love St., Woodland, WA

Love Street Playhouse presents the holiday comedy "A Nice Family Gathering," with performances from Nov. 25 through Dec. 11 at 125 Loves Ave. in Woodland. Non-refundable tickets are $22, plus a $2 service fee, at www.lovestreetplayhouse.com or by phone at 800-966-8865. The play, set in Pryor Lake, Minnesota, centers around the first family Thanksgiving at […]

$22

Portland Center Stage presents “It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play”

Portland Center Stage at The Armory 128 N.W. 11th Ave., Portland, WA

George Bailey, Clarence and the Bedford Falls community will come to Portland Center Stage this holiday season, in a fresh, inventive reimagining of the beloved holiday story. "It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play" will open on Nov. 25 and run through Dec. 24 at The Armory, 128 N.W. 11th Ave., Portland. Tickets are […]

$25 – $98

Jurassic Quest at the Clark County Event Center at the Fairgrounds

Clark County Event Center at the Fairgrounds 17402 NE Delfel Rd, Ridgefield, WA

Jurassic Quest is America’s biggest and most popular dinosaur event, and walk among the dinosaurs at the Clark County Event Center at the Fairgrounds Nov. 25-27. Visit www.ClarkCoEventCenter.com for more information or see www.jurassicquest.com/events/ridgefield-wa for tickets. Timed tickets are available and advance ticket purchase is strongly encouraged. Hours are 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Nov. […]

$19 – $36

Chelatchie Prairie Railroad offers Christmas Special Train Rides

Chelatchie Prairie Railroad 207 Railroad Ave., Yacolt, WA

The Chelatchie Prairie Railroad will offer Christmas Special Train Rides every Saturday and Sunday from Nov. 26 to Dec. 18 at 9:30 a.m., noon and 2:30 p.m. Trains depart from the station at 207 Railroad Ave., Yacolt; passengers should arrive early for boarding. Tickets are $18 for adults, $17 for military or seniors age 60 […]

$12 – $18

Open Saturday at Pearson Field Education Center

Pearson Field Education Center 201A E. Reserve St., Vancouver, WA

Open every other Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Pearson Field Education Center, 201 A E. Reserve St., Vancouver, is the ideal location for youth of to experience STEM education through aviation. Explore a flight simulator lab, vertical wind table, glider building, historic airplanes and collections on display, and various educational programs. Admission […]

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Portland Japanese Garden Transforms Its Landscape with Statues by Jun Kaneko

Portland Japanese Garden 611 S.W. Kingston Ave., Portland, OR

Portland Japanese Garden presents its final art exhibition of 2022, "The Garden of Resonance," featuring the work of internationally acclaimed artist Jun Kaneko. Kaneko, winner of the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award from the International Sculpture Center, has made major contributions to the field of sculptural art on a global scale, exploring the relationships between art, […]

$19.95

“Symbiosis” Virtual Reality Exhibit at Portland Art Museum

Center for an Untold Tomorrow 934 S.W. Salmon St., Portland, OR

Experience Portland Art Museum's newest exhibit, "Symbiosis," from Nov. 12 to Feb. 12 at the Center for an Untold Tomorrow building at 934 S.W. Salmon St., Portland. The exhibit is an immersive sci-fi storytelling installation by Dutch design collective Polymorf combining VR headsets and sensors, haptic suits, soft robotics, and taste- and smell-based elements. Symbiosis is a performative, […]

$30

Archer Gallery presents “Claiming Space”

Archer Gallery 1933 Fort Vancouver Way, Vancouver, WA

Clark College's Archer Gallery, located inside the Penguin Union building on Clark College's main campus at 1933 Fort Vancouver Way, Vancouver, presents its new exhibit, "Claiming Space," featuring large-scale paintings by Jeremy Okai Davis, V. Maldonado, Elizabeth Malaska and Michelle Ross. An opening reception with the artists is at noon on Nov. 16 and is […]

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Candlemaking Workshop at Gather Arts Studio

Gather Arts Studio Shop 16523 N.E. 170th Ave., Brush Prairie, WA

Gather Arts Studio is offering make-and-take candlemaking workshops from 2 to 4 p.m. Nov. 6 and 26 and from 6 to 8 p.m. Nov. 18 at 16523 N.E. 170th Ave., Brush Prairie. Attendees will create custom candles in the scents and vessels of their choice. When the candle is burned, it can be returned to […]

$45

Portland Ballet performs “The Enchanted Toyshop”

Lincoln Recital Hall, Portland State University 1620 SW Park Avenue, Portland, OR

The Portland Ballet will offer a performance of John Clifford’s "The Enchanted Toyshop" at 1 and 4 p.m. Nov. 26 and 27 at Lincoln Performance Hall at Portland State University, 1620 S.W. Park at Market St., Portland. Tickets range from $10 to $38. Group discounts and VIP packages are available. Runtime is about one hour […]

$10 – $38
Recurring Event ZooLights

ZooLights

Oregon Zoo 4001 S.W. Canyon Road, Portland, OR

Kids and adults agree: it wouldn't be the holidays without a visit to ZooLights at the Oregon Zoo, 4001 S.W. Canyon Road, Portland. Bring friends and family to enjoy a an nighttime walk through a dazzling display of 1.5 million lights, ZooLights runs from 4:30 to 8 p.m. Nov. 23 to Jan. 5, except Christmas Day, […]

$19 – $65

Haus of Luna presents “Haus After Dark”

Haus of Luna 1004 W Street, Vancouver, WA

Artist Sola Cejas has transformed her home at 1004 W Street, Vancouver, into a full-house immersive art experience. Last year, hundreds of local visitors came to see this one-of-a-kind experience. It was so successful that Cejas has decided to make this experience an annual event. This year, Cejas presents Haus After Dark. Guests are invited […]

$25 – $110

Journey Theatre presents “Shrek: The Musical,” Nov. 18-26

Fort Vancouver High School 5700 E 18th St, Vancouver, WA

Journey Theater presents "Shrek: The Musical" with performance from Nov. 18-26 at Fort Vancouver High School, 5700 E. 18th St., Vancouver. Show are 7 p.m. Nov. 18, 19, 25 and 26 and matinee shows are at 2 p.m. Nov. 19 and 26. Adult admission is $16, youth and seniors are $13. A 75-cent processing fee […]

$13 – $18

Love Street Playhouse presents “A Nice Family Gathering”

Love Street Playhouse 126 Love St., Woodland, WA

Love Street Playhouse presents the holiday comedy "A Nice Family Gathering," with performances from Nov. 25 through Dec. 11 at 125 Loves Ave. in Woodland. Non-refundable tickets are $22, plus a $2 service fee, at www.lovestreetplayhouse.com or by phone at 800-966-8865. The play, set in Pryor Lake, Minnesota, centers around the first family Thanksgiving at […]

$22

Portland Center Stage presents “It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play”

Portland Center Stage at The Armory 128 N.W. 11th Ave., Portland, WA

George Bailey, Clarence and the Bedford Falls community will come to Portland Center Stage this holiday season, in a fresh, inventive reimagining of the beloved holiday story. "It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play" will open on Nov. 25 and run through Dec. 24 at The Armory, 128 N.W. 11th Ave., Portland. Tickets are […]

$25 – $98

Country Star Collin Raye Performs Free Show at ilani

Ilani Casino Resort 1 Cowlitz Way, Ridgefield, WA

Country star Collin Raye will perform a free show at ilani's Muze Lounge, 1 Cowlitz Way, Ridgefield, at 8 p.m. Nov. 26. With 24 top ten records and 16 No. 1 hits, Raye  has been nominated five times for Country Music Association Awards male vocalist of the year and five times for Academy of Country […]

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