Fun, Local, Holiday Festivities

Water Music Society Christmas Concerts

December 2, 2018 Celebrate the Enduring Spirit of the Season with an afternoon of extraordinary holiday music. This annual concert is the perfect way to start the holiday season!

Lighted Crab Pot Christmas Tree

December 1, 2018 This fun event is filled with colorful strings of holiday lights reflecting in the water from spectacularly bedecked boats that can be seen at the Lighted Boat Display. The wondrous display takes place at the Port of Ilwaco. Check out local businesses...

Magical Holiday Village

All Giving Season Visit the Hungry Harbor Grille located at 313 S Pacific Way in Long Beach for good food and holiday fun! You'll find a Holiday Village Scene complete with a wharf, downtown, neighborhood, countryside and mountains.  Look for Santa visiting a sleepy...

Saturday Christmas Market at the Port

December Saturdays Saturday Christmas Market at the Port of Ilwaco brings holiday cheer and provides you with the excellent opportunity to shop from the source! SHOP SMALL & LOCAL! The Christmas market debuts the first Saturday in December and runs for three...

Say Hello to Cecil!

All Giving Season Look for Cecil the Sea Serpent in downtown Long Beach, along the Keystone Cop and other lighted sculptures.

New Year’s Fireworks Over the Ocean at Midnight

December 31 at Midnight Head to the Long Beach Boardwalk for 5 minutes of fabulous fireworks!

Tuba Christmas Concert

December 8, 2018 Enjoy the rich sounds of the season at the annual Tuba Christmas concert, This free concert at the Columbia Pacific Heritage Museum features the Astoria Tuba Quartet, which performs a variety of seasonal selections, jazz arrangements and a polka or...

Bed & Breakfast Holiday Open House

December 15-16, 2018 Inns on the Peninsula welcome visitors to the B&B Holiday Open House from 1 to 4pm. Nibble holiday goodies and sip spiced cider or a warming cup of coffee while experiencing the enchantment of beautifully decorated inns. Highlights include the...