Lavender Festival at Heisen House Vineyards

It’s peak season for lavender in the Northwest, and local lavender-lovers are invited to come and celebrate this vibrant, versatile, fragrant flower at Heisen House Vineyards. The seventh annual Lavender Festival will be held from noon to 6 p.m. on Saturday, July 29, at Heisen House—located northeast of Battle Ground on a picturesque parcel of

Blueberry Pancake Day at Cedar Creek Grist Mill

Mmmmmm….warm pancakes, fresh off the griddle, covered with sweet, ripe blueberries and dripping with rich maple syrup. What’s more tantalizing than that? (Nothing that we can think of, just at this moment…) Blueberry pancakes are so universally loved that the Cedar Creek Grist Mill is dedicating one whole day to this seasonal breakfast treat. Blueberry

Youth Volunteers’ Open House at Fort Vancouver

On Saturday, July 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Fort Vancouver National Historic Site’s Youth Volunteer Program will host an open house at the reconstructed Fort Vancouver. At the open house, students and adult aides from the program will demonstrate historic skills they have learned, and share what the school program has to offer

Metropolitan Performing Arts presents Aladdin, Jr.

Welcome to Agrabah, City of Enchantment. Join Aladdin, Jasmine, Jafar, a Genie and 20 more of Vancouver’s singing

Vancouver Mall’s 40th Anniversary Celebration

This year marks the 40th anniversary of the opening of Vancouver Mall, the largest, and only, enclosed retail destination in Clark County. The mall is celebrating the Big Four-Oh in style by hosting a fun-filled day of events for the community which will showcase a mix of retail offerings, entertainment, and exciting experiences that will

“Three Days of Aloha” Hawaiian Festival

Grab your ukulele and your grass skirt and head on over to Three Days of Aloha, Thursday, July

Fourth Plain Multicultural Festival

Join Vancouver’s Fourth Plain community for a wonderful afternoon of delicious food, lively music, energetic dancing, and family-friendly fun at the annual Fourth Plain Multicultural Festival from noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday, July 30. There will be activities for kids, families, and community members of all ages. The festival will be held at Fort

Boat Show & Open House at Tidewater Cove

Tidewater Cove Marina is hosting its second annual Boat Show and Open House, happening from Thursday, July 27, through Sunday, July 30. The public is invited to explore this small but busy marina any time from noon to 8 p.m. on Thursday or Friday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday, and from 10

Girls ROAR at the Kiggins

The very first Girls ROAR—an offshoot of ROAR: Fierce Female Storytelling—will be held at the Kiggins Theatre at

5K Fun Run & Shopping Night

Fleet Feet Sports Vancouver and Why Racing are teaming up for a fun evening of running, shopping, and

Pop-Up Marketplace in Esther Short Park

The Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce is hosting two more Shop Local Pop-Up Marketplace events this summer, on Thursday, July 27, and on Thursday, Aug. 10, both in Esther Short Park. This event is presented with support from Columbia Credit Union and Chick-fil-A. Visitors will be able to browse through dozens of local options for

Free Workshop: First Aid from the Garden

Uh oh! You got a bee sting while pulling weeds in the garden—what’s growing right next to you

Fairies & Monsters: Drawing for Ages 7-12

What kid doesn’t love to draw monsters? Or fairies? Or monsters AND fairies? Bring your seven to 12-year-old