Weekend Warrior: 12/21-12/23
Things are winding down this weekend after completely packed weekends the past few weeks. But there are still lots of fun events to choose from. For more ideas, check PDX Kids Calendar and the urbanMamas calendar page.
This is one of your last chances of the year to catch some of the glorious light displays around town. Choose from The Grotto Festival of Lights, Winter Wonderland at Portland International Raceway, the lights at Peacock Lane, and of course, Zoo Lights - among others. Check PDX Kids Calendar’s holiday guide for full details.
This Friday and Saturday from 10 to 1 head to the Washington County Museum for some merry fun, including a Santa visit on Friday and ornament making. $4-6.
Penny the Puppeteer will be performing "Who Stole the Stockings" at Central Lutheran Church on Friday at 10:30. $5/each or $17/4.
Get in the holiday spirit with Festival Brass, a seven-piece brass ensemble playing holiday favorites. Pioneer Courthouse Square on Friday from 5:30 to 6:30. Free!
In addition to its usual Saturday storytime, Powell’s will be hosting special holiday storytimes every day from Friday through Christmas at 11. Sample stories include "Dinosaur versus Santa" and "The Night Before Christmas" Free!
Let the Alphabeticians entertain you and Mississippi Pizza feed you on Saturday from 4 to 5. $10/family.
Mix up some reindeer food with Heather of Creative Recycling Workshops at Queens Mab on Sunday from 11:30 to 12:30. Free!
Hope this gives you some ideas. Have fun out there! And don't forget to double-check event details by calling or checking the website of the venue, performer, or host organization.