Cherry Blossoms In Portland — Walking Along Waterfront Park

Cherry Blossoms in Portland -- Waterfront Park

Cherry Blossoms Along Waterfront Park in Portland

There’s nothing better than taking a stroll on Sunday and seeing the Cherry Blossoms in Portland.
Waterfront Park is located on the West Bank of the Willamette River in the heart of Downtown Portland. There’s always something to do at Waterfront Park — even if it’s nothing but taking a stroll, walking your dog, jogging, biking, or just plain people watching. [Read more…]

Happy New Year Events Portland 2015

Happy-New-Year-2015It’s that time of year again . . . year end and the beginning of a NEW YEAR ~ 2015
Time to plan your New Year’s Even Events in Portland Oregon
Time to Auld Lang Syne, out with the old in with the New Year. The Portland area will have a lot events heralding in the New Year.
What will you be doing New Year’s Eve? How about some of these events: [Read more…]

Where to Find U-Cut Christmas Trees in Portland

Location: 9949 NW Kaiser Rd., Portland, OR 97231


Hours: Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 9am-4:30pm [Read more…]

Pittock Mansion 2014 Centennial Holiday Exhibit

Used with permission Pittock Mansion(c) 2012This year, Pittock Mansion will turn 100! Built in 1914, the Pittock Mansion will be decking their halls with the classic holiday tradition . . . a tradition that has been going on for over 40 years.

If you want to take a step back in time, wondering what a Turn of the Century 16,000 sq. ft. mansion looks like when it’s all spruced up for Christmas . . . it’s time to take yourself to the Pittock Mansion.

For over 40 years, volunteers have been getting the Pittock Mansion ready for Christmas. There are well over 80 volunteers and professional designers who perfomer their Christmas magic and skills without reservation. [Read more…]

Christmas Lights In Beaverton

Beaverton City Christmas Lights 018The City of Beaverton has a wonderful Christmas lights display. The Christmas Tree is decorated with lights to look like a giant bell . . . and it’s beautiful.

The Christmas lights on the Beaverton Christmas tree has over 25,000 lights! When I was there taking pictures, the lightening technician was there and I talked with him. He was syncing the Christmas music with the Christmas lights in this wonderful City of Beaverton display. [Read more…]