Calendar

Ballet dancer in costume with Carousel baby elephant.Welcome to AVA’s monthly calendar of events. Take a peek and plan your “stay-cation” or next visit to our region. The city’s most notable annual events include historic home tours, outdoor summer concerts and movies under the stars, and the PNW Art and Air Festival. If you’d like a hard-copy of the most popular monthly events, telephone our office and we’ll gladly mail you one for free. 541-928-0911.

*Note for event organizers: If you’d like to have your event listed on the AVA calendar, head over to our contact page and submit your event to us. 

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Nov
30
Sat
Photos with Santa @ Heritage Mall
Nov 30 – Dec 24 all-day
Photos with Santa @ Heritage Mall | Albany | Oregon | United States

Shhh! He’s at the Mall… Pretty sure he has his bag of candy canes. Santa hours: Monday-Saturday 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.  Sunday 11 a.m. -6 p.m.

Dec
10
Tue
Christmas Storybook Land 2019 @ Linn County Fair & Expo Center
Dec 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Christmas Storybook Land 2019 @ Linn County Fair & Expo Center | Albany | Oregon | United States

Christmas Storybook Land is an enormous indoor Christmas forest wonderland with over 110 scenes of characters from nursery rhymes, children’s stories, and family movies, two elaborate model train displays, a Victorian Village & the North Pole with Santa and Mrs. Claus.  Schedule: Friday, December 6th, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm,  Saturday & Sunday, Dec. 7-8, 10:00 am – 8:30 pm, Monday – Thursday, Dec. 9-12, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm, Friday, December 13th        2:00 pm – 8:30 pm.   For information please visit:  christmasstorybookland

Holiday Concert @ Cumberland Community Event Center
Dec 10 @ 7:00 pm
Holiday Concert @ Cumberland Community Event Center | Albany | Oregon | United States

Enjoy a wonderful seasonal choral event, featuring performances from local a capella groups. for information visit: facebook Cumberland

Dec
11
Wed
Albany Regional Museum: History Bites @ Albany Regional Museum
Dec 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Albany Regional Museum: History Bites @ Albany Regional Museum | Albany | Oregon | United States

Join the Museum for another fascinating and informative History Bites about the 1918 Influenza Pandemic. Light refreshments will be served. There is no charge for this program and a suggested donation of $2 for adults $1 for children is encouraged to support our programs.  For more information call 541-967-7122 or visit: Albany Regional Museum

Christmas Storybook Land 2019 @ Linn County Fair & Expo Center
Dec 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Christmas Storybook Land 2019 @ Linn County Fair & Expo Center | Albany | Oregon | United States

Christmas Storybook Land is an enormous indoor Christmas forest wonderland with over 110 scenes of characters from nursery rhymes, children’s stories, and family movies, two elaborate model train displays, a Victorian Village & the North Pole with Santa and Mrs. Claus.  Schedule: Friday, December 6th, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm,  Saturday & Sunday, Dec. 7-8, 10:00 am – 8:30 pm, Monday – Thursday, Dec. 9-12, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm, Friday, December 13th        2:00 pm – 8:30 pm.   For information please visit:  christmasstorybookland

Dec
12
Thu
Festival of Wreaths Auction @ Albany Historic Carousel & Museum
Dec 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Festival of Wreaths Auction @ Albany Historic Carousel & Museum | Albany | Oregon | United States

Join the fun at the carousel for a silent wreath auction, festive live auction, and food and drink from a variety of your favorite local eateries.  Tickets available for purchase for $25 each at The Albany Historic Carousel and Museum, or through our Facebook event page – Wreaths

 

 

Christmas Storybook Land 2019 @ Linn County Fair & Expo Center
Dec 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Christmas Storybook Land 2019 @ Linn County Fair & Expo Center | Albany | Oregon | United States

Christmas Storybook Land is an enormous indoor Christmas forest wonderland with over 110 scenes of characters from nursery rhymes, children’s stories, and family movies, two elaborate model train displays, a Victorian Village & the North Pole with Santa and Mrs. Claus.  Schedule: Friday, December 6th, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm,  Saturday & Sunday, Dec. 7-8, 10:00 am – 8:30 pm, Monday – Thursday, Dec. 9-12, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm, Friday, December 13th        2:00 pm – 8:30 pm.   For information please visit:  christmasstorybookland

The Nutcracker at Linn Benton Community College @ Russell Tripp Performance Center
Dec 12 @ 7:00 pm
The Nutcracker at Linn Benton Community College @ Russell Tripp Performance Center | Albany | Oregon | United States

Legacy Ballet and LBCC present The Nutcracker.  This classic holiday treat features local dancers, sugar plum fairies, mice, bonbons and more. Performances are: Thursday, December 12th, 7 p.m., Friday, December 13th, 7 p.m. and Saturday, December 14th, 2 p.m. and  7 p.m. Tickets $15 each. For information visit: Linn Benton calendar

Dec
13
Fri
Christmas Storybook Land 2019 @ Linn County Fair & Expo Center
Dec 13 @ 2:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Christmas Storybook Land 2019 @ Linn County Fair & Expo Center | Albany | Oregon | United States

Christmas Storybook Land is an enormous indoor Christmas forest wonderland with over 110 scenes of characters from nursery rhymes, children’s stories, and family movies, two elaborate model train displays, a Victorian Village & the North Pole with Santa and Mrs. Claus.  Schedule: Friday, December 6th, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm,  Saturday & Sunday, Dec. 7-8, 10:00 am – 8:30 pm, Monday – Thursday, Dec. 9-12, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm, Friday, December 13th        2:00 pm – 8:30 pm.   For information please visit:  christmasstorybookland

Christmas Caroling by Horse Drawn Wagon @ Monteith House Museum
Dec 13 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Christmas Caroling by Horse Drawn Wagon @ Monteith House Museum | Albany | Oregon | United States

Ticket sales begin Tuesday, November 12th – enjoy old fashioned Christmas caroling on a horse-drawn wagon!  Clop through the Monteith historic district’s lovely homes decked out in their holiday best, while song leaders guide you with songbooks and bells!  Reservations are required, and space is limited. The tours will take place on two weekends in December beginning at 5 pm and leaving every 45 mins. Tours will be Dec  13th, 14th, 15th,  20th, 21st,  and 22nd. Tickets are $ 10 for adults and $5 for children under 12. Call the Albany Visitors Association at 541-928-0911 to purchase your tickets. Proceeds are dedicated to the Monteith House Museum. The horse-drawn wagon, courtesy of Chafin Farm, boards at the Monteith House Museum, 518 2nd Ave. Photo by Camron Settlemier.