December Events in Portland
This list includes Christmas Events


Zoolights
Oregon Zoo
Open from Thanksgiving through December 27th
This is a beautiful experience as the zoo is lit with thousands of lights and you can walk around the open exhibits to see the animals and

Letters from Santa
You can order these for your children and have them personalized and mailed directly to them.

Chanukah Menorah Lighting
Pioneer Courthouse Square
12/21-12/29

Music at Pioneer Courthouse Square
Pioneer Courthouse Square hosts various concerts during the Christmas season ranging from the Dance Fusion NW dance recitals to the Tuba Christmas. This link leads to the December calendar for Pioneer Courthouse Square.

Fantasy Trail Christmas Event
19754 South Ridge Rd, Oregon City, OR 97045

Pittock Mansion
Pittock Mansion is decorated for Christmas every year. There is a free shuttle being offered from the Sunset Transit Center. Check website for details.

Holiday Express Train
Board at Oaks Park Station

Christmas Ships Parade
 
The Grotto Festival of lights
 
Winter Wonderland
 
The Nutcracker at the Oregon Ballet Theater

Holidays Lights at Shore Acres State park
 
Mt. Hood Railroad Polar Express
      Wear your pajamas and be prepared for hot chocolate and caroling all in the spirit of the classic story.
 
Umpqua Valley Festival of Lights

West Linn's Annual Holiday Tree Lighting & Community Celebration

Macy's SantaLand

Shilo Inns Holiday Lights Display

Gingerbread Display at the Benson Hotel

Holiday Carolers at The Benson Hotel

Tuba Christmas Concert

Peacock Lane

Miracle of a Million Lights

Imagination Movers

Singing Christmas Tree