United Way Christmas Market & Silver City Nite in downtown Trail

Grapevine: Events and happenings in the Lower Columbia for the week of Dec. 8 to Dec. 14.

Events and happenings in the Lower Columbia for the week of Dec. 8 to Dec. 14 includes Silver City Nite in downtown Trail on Saturday.

Community

Friday, United Way Christmas Market Fundraiser. 5-9 p.m. Runs again Saturday from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. Location is 900 Spokane Street.

Saturday, City of Trail, 9 a.m. until 9 p.m. for Silver City Nite and Santa’s Candy Parade. Full day of activities in town including 5 p.m. parade through downtown.

 

Music

Saturday, The Bailey Theatre, 7 p.m. Triple Threat Experience presents Elf the Musical.

Talented Elves

Wednesday, Bailey Theatre, 7:30 p.m. Annual Rotary Christmas Carol Concert. Eight choirs, the Maple Leaf Band and one soloist. Collection during intermission, all funds donated to Salvation Army Christmas Hamper Fund.

Gallery

VISAC hosts Holiday Show and Sale. Locally handmade treasure and art, all welcome.

Film

Saturday, Royal Theatre, 9:55 a.m. Met Opera presents L’Amour De Loin. Seductively beautiful tale of love’s unfathomable nature.

Sunday, Royal Theatre, 11 a.m. Bolshoi Ballet presents The Nutcracker. On Christmas Eve, Marie’s wooden nutcracker doll is transformed into a beautiful prince who takes her on a magical journey.

Sunday, Royal Theatre, 4: 30 p.m. TDAC Sunday Cinema presents Mia Madre (My Mother). Acclaimed Italian auteur Nanni Moretti finds comedy and pathos in the story of Margherita, a harried film director trying to juggle the demands of her latest movie and a personal life in crisis.

Upcoming

Dec. 14, Trail Presbyterian Church, 5:30 p.m. for Christmas dinner. (Note dinner is on Dec. 14 not Dec. 8 as Trail Times previously posted) Everyone welcome. To book a seat, call 368.6066.

Dec. 15, East Trail at McQuarrie Street, 1:30 p.m. Ribbon cutting ceremony for Columbia River Skywalk

Dec. 17, United Way Christmas Market Fundraiser from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. Location is 900 Spokane Street.

Dec. 18, Trail United Church, Knox Hall, 1-3 p.m. Hope for the Holidays. Words of comfort and understanding, treats and music to share for those experiencing grief, a sense of loss or sadness. Everyone welcome.

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