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Vancouver Area New Years Eve Activities UPDATED
Looking for some fun activities to do on New Years Eve in the Vancouver area? Check these out!
Christmas Past, Present and Future, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily through Jan. 2. Pittock Mansion, 3229 N.W. Pittock Drive, Portland; $9.50; $8.50 for seniors, $6.50 for youth; free for children ages 6 and younger.
ZooLights, 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday through Jan. 4. Oregon Zoo, 4001 S.W. Canyon Road, Portland; $10, $8.50 for seniors, $7 for children, free for ages 2 and younger.
503-226-1561 or www.oregonzoo.org
7 p.m. at The Luepke Community Center, 1009 E. McLoughlin Blvd. 50 and Better Swinging in the New Year's Eve Dance; Dancing, light refreshments, party favors. Featuring Beacock Swing Band. $15-18. RSVP required: 360-487-7100, or 360-487-7001
Join the Clark County Veterans Court Board for a New Years Eve party at The Hoosegow, 609 W. 11th St., Vancouver. Party benefits Clark County Veterans Community Garden
Common Ground, 9 p.m. at Cascade Bar & Grill, 15000 S.E. Mill Plain Blvd., Vancouver; $5; 21 and older. Call 360-254-0749 or visit www.cascadebarandgrill.net
Hokus Pokus, 9 p.m. at Billy Blues Bar and Grill, 7115 N.E. Hazel Dell Ave., Vancouver; no cover charge. Call 360-694-3114 or visit www.billybluesbarandgrill.com
Kenny Kofler and The Third Power, 9 p.m. at Byno's Roadhouse, 4250 E. Fourth Plain Blvd., Vancouver; no cover charge. Call 360-314-4833 or visit www.bynosroadhouse.com
The Sindicate, 9 p.m. at Brickhouse Bar and Grill, 109 W. 15th St., Vancouver; no cover charge; 21 and older. Call 360-695-3686 or visit www.vancouverbrickhouse.com
Out & About
First Day Hike, 10 a.m. Join Beacon Rock State Park staff for a 2-mile hike to break in the New Year, with state park day-use fees waved.
The Noon Year's Eve Party lets kids celebrate the new year early, with music, crafts and activities. The free activities will run 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Three Creeks Community Library, 800 N.E. Tenney Road, Vancouver. Call 360-906-4790 or visit www.fvrl.org
There will be a preschool New Year's Eve Party from 4 to 5 p.m. at the Ridgefield Community Library, 210 N. Main Ave., Ridgefield, complete with stories and crafts for children. Call 360-906-4770 or visit www.fvrl.org
"Blithe Spirit" presented by Artists Repertory Theatre. 7:30 p.m. Morrison Stage, 1515 S.W. Morrison St., Portland; $46 to $51, $30 for ages 25 and younger.
503-241-1278 or www.artistsrep.org.
"Frogz" presented by Imago Theatre. Recommend for ages 4 and older. Noon and 3 p.m. Imago Theatre, 17 S.E. Eighth St., Portland; $34.50, $29.50 for youth and seniors, $17.50 for children.
503-231-9581 or www.imagotheatre.com
"The Mystery of Irma Vep" presented by Third Rail Repertory Theatre. 7:30 p.m. Winningstad Theater, 1111 S.W. Broadway, Portland; $37 to $47, $33 to $42 for seniors, $24 for students.
First Thursday: Kevin Sampsell, 6:30 p.m. Powell's Books, 1005 W. Burnside St., Portland;
800-878-7323 or Powell's Calendar of Events
Ashley Engle is a Pacific Northwest native that is passionate about life, nature, animals, and music. At Portland State University, she studied Art History and Spanish. She also spent several months i....