The annual Hood River County fire departments’ lighted truck Christmas parade will take place Dec. 14 in Odell and Pine Grove, Dec. 15 in Parkdale and Dee, and Dec. 16 on the West Side and Hood River, each night from 6-9p.m.
Star Wars party at Moth; Tracy Klas at CEBU; more
Rob Guidera at White Buffalo; Chic Preston Trio at The Pines; more
Voci Choir plays Dec. 4; Secret Salsa meets Dec. 11; more
Groove Project celebrates new Christmas CD; shows Dec. 6, 13; Jazz at Butler Building Dec. 11; more
About a year ago, Eric John Kaiser released his album “Idaho,” which is a collection of songs he wrote while staying at a hotel near the Lava Hot Springs, Idaho, and then went back to Portland to record it.
Olivia Newcomb raises funds to support her work for a school and orphanage
A senior at Hood River Valley High School, Olivia Newcomb is in the last stretch of a two-year effort to bring Full Circle Learning (FCL) to Your Sisters, an orphanage for girls and the Dinka School in Tanzania, Africa.
Groove Project celebrates new Christmas CD, shows Dec. 6, 13; Holiday Open House at Discovery Center Dec. 5; more
Kit Garoutte at The Pines; ‘World’s Finest’ at River City; more
The Oregonian newspaper’s online service, Oregonlive.com, gives kudos to local brews in its own recent ranking, and now, readers’ on-line voting:
Gorge Grown Food Network and the Rockford Grange present the Greenhorn’s Up Up! Film Festival, a series of independent films and shorts that explore the questions of farmland, access, rural livelihoods and sustainability of people and place, at the Rockford Grange Dec. 11.
My theory that all bands, music and interviews in the world are somehow linked together was further confirmed when a press release from Portland jam-banders World’s Finest landed in my in-box earlier this month.
Three “Pray For Snow” parties happen Saturday in Hood River County: Mt. Hood Meadows, Oak Street Pub, and Springhouse
Ural Thomas, more River City; Trio Subtonic at CEBU; more
Chris Stewart at The Pines; Jazz at Butler Building Nov. 20; Acoustic Guitar Summit Nov. 20; more
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