Christmas in the Garden, presented by
November 29, 2019-January 5, 2020
The Oregon Garden, Silverton, OR
Enjoy an immersive holiday event based on a traditional
European-style Christmas Market, where you can
experience the sights, sounds and smells of the season.
Stroll through the forest and our one million lights,
while sipping a warm, spicy gluhwein. Feast on a variety
of international dining options from pizza to fondue.
Explore our Market vendors and find the perfect
Christmas gift. Enjoy music from choirs and cozy up to a
wood-burning fire pit. Those more adventurous will enjoy
ice skating or snowless tubing, while the rest of the
crew watches from the comfort of our fully-covered,
heated tents. Our event is designed for friends and
family to linger, enjoy time together and experience the
traditions that make this time of year so special.
November 29, 2019-January 5, 2020
The Oregon Zoo
As you walk around the zoo, you'll see a dazzling
display of more than 1.5 million lights, and experience
the zoo in a whole new way.
In addition to visiting elephants, mountain goats and
other wildlife, you can ride the popular lighted train
and carousel, and enjoy hot drinks and local food carts.
Photos with Santa will be available for the little ones
every evening through Dec. 24.
Pricing varies depending on the date.
Free Day Food Drive
Tuesday, December 3, 2019
Lan Su Garden, Portland, OR
In honor of #GivingTuesday and as a thank you to our
supporters, admission to Lan Su Chinese Garden on
Tuesday, December 3, 2019 is being waived with the
donation of a nonperishable food item to support the
Oregon Food Bank.
Garden Book Bash
Tuesday, December 3, 2019 • 6:50 pm
Griffith Park Building, Beaverton, OR
Presenter: Tom Fischer, Senior Acquisitions Editor of
Timber Press. Need gardening inspiration in the middle
of winter? Get a head start on Spring as Tom Fischer of
Timber Press gives us his take on recently published
gardening books. He brings a selection of some of the
best gardening books of the year to peruse and possibly
purchase as gifts for yourself or for family and
friends. Location: City of Beaverton, Griffith Park
Building, Room 330.
Wednesdays through December 11, 2019 • 10:00am-11:00am
Leach Botanical Garden, Portland, OR
Your little honey bee will walk the trails - listening
to the wind and the creek, touching soft leaves and
looking for wildlife like bunnies, woodpeckers and deer.
Our wonderful guides will then read a story and help the
children craft something fun. Each week is different
with seasonal themes. Ages: 2–5 years, accompanied by an
adult. Meets at the Manor House. Dress for the weather!
$3.00 per child, non-walkers free.
Punch cards available in the Leach Garden Gift
House—purchase 5 hikes and get the 6th one free. Groups
with 10+ children/adults must preregister by contacting
the Education Coordinator, 503-823-1671. Please check
our website for possible cancellations due to weather or
the impacts of our upper garden construction project.
Leach Botanical Garden, 6704 SE 122nd Ave., Portland, OR
Tsugawa Christmas Open
Friday-Sunday, December 6-8, 2019
Tsugawa Nursery, Woodland, WA
Join us for a three day event, celebrating this wondrous
season. We'll have Christmas decorations and trees on
display, cut and living Christmas trees, tons of
beautiful plants, and great gift ideas for everyone on
your list. We'll also have seminars on Saturday (see
below). Check our emails and Facebook for a special
coupon good all weekend. We hope you will join us and
help us celebrate! SAVE THE DATE!!