The City of North Bend is ringing in the holidays all weekend long as Holly Days – the city’s official holiday festival and tree lighting ceremony – returns Friday, November 30th through Sunday, December 2nd in downtown North Bend.
In addition to the Downtown Community Celebration on Saturday evening (lineup below), the three-day holiday event also includes:
- Holiday Bazaar at the Mt. Si Senior Center: Friday, 11AM-5PM, Saturday, 9AM-2PM
- A Christmas Carol at Valley Center Stage: Friday & Saturday, 7:30PM, Sunday, 2PM
- Pancake Breakfast at Mt. Si Senior Center: Saturday, 8:30AM-11AM
- FREE Holiday Movie at North Bend Theater: Saturday, 2PM
- Holiday Bazaar at Si View Community Center: Saturday, 9AM-3PM
At the Holly Days Downtown Community Celebration, residents can enjoy live performances from local groups, community caroling, a tree lighting ceremony, warm fires outside, local shopping, and a visit from Santa on Eastside Fire & Rescue’s Reindeer Fire Engine.
The streets of downtown North Bend will host all the community holiday fun from 4PM to 7PM on Saturday, December 1st with a tree lighting ceremony near the corner of North Bend Way and Main Ave. Kids can get free photos with Santa at Cook Real Estate, 102 West North Bend Way. This year’s community Christmas tree was donated Keith & Scott Tree Farm.
North Bend’s local Re/max team will also be taking attendees on free, festive tractor rides around town during with caroling and hot chocolate. Tractor rides run from 4 to 7PM. and will start and end at the RE/MAX office at 208 Main Ave.
Stage performance line-up includes:
- 4:00 – 4:20 p.m. Twin Falls Middle School Jazz Band
- 4:20 – 4:25 p.m. Valley Center Stage, “The Fruitcake Song”
- 4:25 – 4:45 p.m. Veils of the Nile
- 4:45 – 5:05 p.m. Snoqualmie Valley Unicycle Club
- 5:05 – 5:15 p.m. Tree Lighting Ceremony with Mayor Ken Hearing
- 5:15 – 5:25 p.m. Ignite Dance, “Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree”
- 5:25 – 5:35 p.m. Santa arrives on Eastside Fire and Rescue’s Reindeer Engine
- 5:35 – 5:45 p.m. Valley Center Stage, “A Christmas Carol” sneak peak
- 5:45 – 6:05 p.m. Mt Si High School Choir, Caroling
- 6:05 – 6:10 p.m. Valley Center Stage, “A Christmas Carol” sneak peak
- 6:20 – 7:00 p.m. Holiday Blues performance with Monte Lynch & Jeff Warren