Monday, January 8, 2018 - 6:00pm

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Monday, December 17, 2018 - 6:00pm
Monday Runday

Join the GFR crew every Monday for a casual 3-mile run or 2-mile walk. All abilities welcome. End at a local pub for fitness tips and social. Free admission.
Gallagher Fitness Resources
135 Commercial St. NE
Salem, OR 97301
503-364-4198
www.activesalem.com/gallagher-fitness-events/gfr-monday-runday

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Marion or Polk Counties

  • No Host Drop-in Drawing & Painting
    Monday, October 1, 2018 - 11:00am to Monday, December 17, 2018 - 2:00pm
    Repeats every 12 weeks every Monday until Mon Dec 17 2018.
    Monday, October 1, 2018 - 11:00am to Monday, December 17, 2018 - 2:00pm

    2D Artist of all levels gather in the bright and roomy studio to explore and create among a community other like-minded artists.
    Prince of Peace Episcopal Church
    1525 Glen Creek Rd. NW
    Salem, OR 97304
    503-371-1161

  • Letters to Santa at the Carousel
    Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 10:00am to Wednesday, December 19, 2018 - 6:00pm
    Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 10:00am to Wednesday, December 19, 2018 - 6:00pm

    Drop off your letter to Santa and receive a response from the jolly ol' elf before Christmas! Pick up or download a form, available in English and Spanish, and drop off in the red mailbox by December 16.  Free. 

    Salem's Riverfront Carousel
    101 Front St. NE
    Salem, OR 97301
    503-540-0374
    www.salemcarousel.org

    Downtown Salem
  • The Carousel Giving Tree
    Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 4:15pm to Saturday, December 22, 2018 - 7:00pm
    Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 4:15pm to Saturday, December 22, 2018 - 7:00pm

    Pick up a tag and purchase a gift for a child in need, benefiting the Center for Hope & Safety: A Service for Victims & Survivors of Domestic Violence.  Drop off your new and unwrapped gift to the Carousel by Dec 22nd.

    Salem's Riverfront Carousel
    101 Front St. NE
    Salem, OR 97301
    503-540-0374
    www.salemcarousel.org

    Downtown Salem
  • Not So Shabby Consignment Furniture & Decorating
    Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 9:30am to Friday, December 28, 2018 - 5:30pm
    Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 9:30am to Friday, December 28, 2018 - 5:30pm

    Join us as we kick into high gear for the Holiday Season! Beautiful Christmas decorations and unique gift items, all at the best prices. Also many furniture and one of a kind decorating items you'll love. 
    Not So Shabby Consignment Furniture & Decorating
    618 N 2nd Ave.
    Stayton, OR 97383
    503-510-2333
    www.facebook.com/pages/category/Furniture-Store/Not-So-Shabby-Consignmen...

  • Santa Visits & Photos at the Carousel
    Friday, November 23, 2018 - 12:00pm to Monday, December 24, 2018 - 4:00pm
    Friday, November 23, 2018 - 12:00pm to Monday, December 24, 2018 - 4:00pm

    A visit with Santa is always free! There is a $10 charge for Carousel Keepsake photos.  Take your own photo, up to five shots per device, for $5.  Dates and times are subject to change at any time. Visit us online for all dates and details.​

    Salem's Riverfront Carousel
    101 Front St. NE
    Salem, OR 97301
    503-540-0374
    www.salemcarousel.org

    Downtown Salem
  • Art Happenings at River Gallery
    Saturday, December 1, 2018 - 11:00am to Monday, December 31, 2018 - 5:00pm
    Saturday, December 1, 2018 - 11:00am to Monday, December 31, 2018 - 5:00pm

    December's featured artist, Gerry Brehm, is exhibiting different styles of masks using a smoke firing method.  Gerry enjoys random patterns that develop with the fire, smoke and beach sand.  Masks can represent human diversity and human emotions.  Gerry is having an all day reception on Thursday, December 6th from noon to 5pm.

    River Gallery
    184 S Main St.
    Independence, OR 97351
    503-838-6171
    www.rivergalleryart.com

  • Featured Artist: Gerry Brehm
    Saturday, December 1, 2018 - 11:00am to Monday, December 31, 2018 - 5:00pm
    Saturday, December 1, 2018 - 11:00am to Monday, December 31, 2018 - 5:00pm

    Gerry Brehm is The River Gallery's featured artist for December. On Thursday, December 6th, Gerry will host a reception from 12-5pm that will include ceramics books to browse through, clay to play with and finger food and beverages to share. Free admission.

    River Gallery
    184 S. Main Street
    Independence, OR 97351
    503-838-6171
    www.rivergalleryart.com

  • Holiday Food Drive at the Carousel
    Friday, December 7, 2018 - 10:00am to Tuesday, January 1, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Friday, December 7, 2018 - 10:00am to Tuesday, January 1, 2019 - 4:00pm

    Join the Carousel in supporting Marion-Polk Food Share by donating non-perishable food items now through January 1st.  You MIGHT get caught by a Carousel Elf when showing your kindness and receive a free rides!

    Salem's Riverfront Carousel
    101 Front St. NE
    Salem, OR 97301
    503-540-0374
    www.salemcarousel.org

    Downtown Salem
  • Lunaria Gallery
    Friday, December 7, 2018 - 11:00am to Wednesday, January 2, 2019 - 6:00pm
    Friday, December 7, 2018 - 11:00am to Wednesday, January 2, 2019 - 6:00pm

    Opening Reception Dec 7th, 7-9pm.  Find that special gift: prints, paintings & much more from 25 local artists. Open daily.

    Lunaria Gallery
    113 N Water St
    Silverton, OR 97381
    503-873-7734
    http://lunariagallery.com/

  • Mickalene Thomas (American, b. 1971), "I've Been Good to Me," 2015
    Thursday, December 13, 2018 -
    10:00am to 5:00pm
    Repeats every week every Sunday and every Tuesday and every Wednesday and every Thursday and every Friday and every Saturday until Fri Dec 21 2018.
    Thursday, December 13, 2018 -
    10:00am to 5:00pm

    Sept. 15- Dec. 21. Drawn from the collection of Jordan D. Schnitzer, the exhibition explores issues of race, identity, and social justice in contemporary printmaking and photography from one of the legendary print collections in the United States. Free-$6.
    Hallie Ford Museum of Art
    700 State St.
    Salem, OR 97301
    503-370-6855
    www.willamette.edu/arts/hfma/exhibitions/library/2018-19/witness.html

  • Enrique Chagoya: Reverse Anthropology Exhibition
    Thursday, December 13, 2018 -
    10:00am to 5:00pm
    Repeats every day until Sun Jan 27 2019.
    Thursday, December 13, 2018 -
    10:00am to 5:00pm

    The exhibition features Chagoya’s deceptively subversive prints that explore issues of immigration, colonialism, the economy, the government, the commodification of art, and the recurring subject of cultural clash that continues to riddle contemporary life.
    The Hallie Ford Museum of Art
    700 State St.
    Salem, OR 97301
    925-565-8926
    www.willamette.edu/arts/hfma/exhibitions/library/2018-19/enrique-chagoya-.html

    Downtown Salem
  • Wine Into The Weekend
    Thursday, December 13, 2018 -
    3:00pm to 6:00pm
    Repeats every week every Thursday 400 times.
    Thursday, December 13, 2018 -
    3:00pm to 6:00pm

    Each Thursday, we introduce brand new wines to our guests for only $6.00 a glass.  There is a new selection of 3-4 wines every week.

    Bentley's Grill
    291 Liberty St. SE
    Salem, OR 97301-3509
    503-779-1660
    www.bentleysgrill.com/wine/

    Downtown Salem
  • Trivia at HopHeads
    Thursday, December 13, 2018 -
    7:00pm to 9:00pm
    Repeats every week every Thursday 52 times.
    Thursday, December 13, 2018 -
    7:00pm to 9:00pm

    HopHeads is starting trivia again for the fall on Tueswdays from 7-9 pm by Oregon Trivia Company. Get a team together or pit your wits against the combined wits of other teams.
    HopHeads
    150 High St. SE
    Salem, OR 97301
    971-301-8857
    www.hopheadsbeer.com/

    Downtown Salem
  • Mickalene Thomas (American, b. 1971), "I've Been Good to Me," 2015
    Friday, December 14, 2018 -
    10:00am to 5:00pm
    Friday, December 14, 2018 -
    10:00am to 5:00pm

    Sept. 15- Dec. 21. Drawn from the collection of Jordan D. Schnitzer, the exhibition explores issues of race, identity, and social justice in contemporary printmaking and photography from one of the legendary print collections in the United States. Free-$6.
    Hallie Ford Museum of Art
    700 State St.
    Salem, OR 97301
    503-370-6855
    www.willamette.edu/arts/hfma/exhibitions/library/2018-19/witness.html

  • Enrique Chagoya: Reverse Anthropology Exhibition
    Friday, December 14, 2018 -
    10:00am to 5:00pm
    Friday, December 14, 2018 -
    10:00am to 5:00pm

    The exhibition features Chagoya’s deceptively subversive prints that explore issues of immigration, colonialism, the economy, the government, the commodification of art, and the recurring subject of cultural clash that continues to riddle contemporary life.
    The Hallie Ford Museum of Art
    700 State St.
    Salem, OR 97301
    925-565-8926
    www.willamette.edu/arts/hfma/exhibitions/library/2018-19/enrique-chagoya-.html

    Downtown Salem
  • Salem on Ice
    Friday, December 14, 2018 -
    12:00pm to 5:00pm
    Repeats every week every Friday until Sun Jan 20 2019.
    Friday, December 14, 2018 -
    12:00pm to 5:00pm

    Nov. 17-Jan. 20. Seasonal outdoor ice skating rink in the heart of downtown Salem at the beautiful Riverfront Park. Join for skating, refreshments and wonderful memories. $12-15.
    Riverfront Park
    200 Water St. NE
    Salem, OR 97301
    503-881-4338
    www.salemonice.com

    Downtown Salem
  • Happy Hour at Bentley's
    Friday, December 14, 2018 -
    3:00pm to 6:00pm
    Repeats every week every Friday and every Saturday 600 times.
    Friday, December 14, 2018 -
    3:00pm to 6:00pm

    It's Happy Hour every Friday and Saturday from 3-6pm. $4.00 well liquors with your choice of mixer. We also have $4.00 glasses of red and white wine.

    Bentley's Grill
    291 Liberty St. SE
    Salem, OR 97301-3509
    503-779-1660
    www.bentleysgrill.com/

    Downtown Salem
  • Confluence LGBT Chorus
    Friday, December 14, 2018 -
    7:30pm to 9:00pm
    Friday, December 14, 2018 -
    7:30pm to 9:00pm

    Celebrate the holiday with, "Season of Hope and Swing", performed by Confluence: Willamette Valley LGBT Chorus. Directed by Artistic Director Raymond with Assistant Director and Principal Pianist, Stephanie Smith. $12-$18.

    First Congregational United Church of Christ
    700 Marion St. NE
    Salem, OR 97301
    503-884-8038
    www.confluencechorus.org

  • Comedy Night at Cubanisimo
    Friday, December 14, 2018 -
    8:00pm to 10:00pm
    Friday, December 14, 2018 -
    8:00pm to 10:00pm

    The Comedy Tour returns so please join us for an evening of laughs and wine. $15 admission.

    Cubanisimo Vineyards
    1754 Best Rd. NW
    Salem, OR 97304
    503-588-1763
    www.CubanisimoVineyards.com

  • Breakfast with Santa at the Carousel
    Saturday, December 15, 2018 -
    8:00am to 9:30am
    Repeats every week every Saturday until Sat Dec 15 2018.
    Saturday, December 15, 2018 -
    8:00am to 9:30am

    Visit Santa over a catered breakfast, receive a special gift, ride the carousel, and take photos. By reservation only, call to reserve.  $20 per person. 

    Salem's Riverfront Carousel
    101 Front St. NE
    Salem, OR 97301
    503-540-0374
    www.salemcarousel.org

    Downtown Salem
  • Salem Public Saturday Market
    Saturday, December 15, 2018 -
    8:30am to 2:00pm
    Repeats every week every Saturday until Sat Dec 25 2021.
    Saturday, December 15, 2018 -
    8:30am to 2:00pm

    Salem's oldest Public Market would has a wide variety of locally produced Items. We operate year-round.  Salem Public Market is indoors, come see us rain or shine.

    Salem Public Market
    1240 Rural Ave. SE
    Salem, OR 97302
    503-559-4294

  • Mickalene Thomas (American, b. 1971), "I've Been Good to Me," 2015
    Saturday, December 15, 2018 -
    10:00am to 5:00pm
    Saturday, December 15, 2018 -
    10:00am to 5:00pm

    Sept. 15- Dec. 21. Drawn from the collection of Jordan D. Schnitzer, the exhibition explores issues of race, identity, and social justice in contemporary printmaking and photography from one of the legendary print collections in the United States. Free-$6.
    Hallie Ford Museum of Art
    700 State St.
    Salem, OR 97301
    503-370-6855
    www.willamette.edu/arts/hfma/exhibitions/library/2018-19/witness.html

  • Enrique Chagoya: Reverse Anthropology Exhibition
    Saturday, December 15, 2018 -
    10:00am to 5:00pm
    Saturday, December 15, 2018 -
    10:00am to 5:00pm

    The exhibition features Chagoya’s deceptively subversive prints that explore issues of immigration, colonialism, the economy, the government, the commodification of art, and the recurring subject of cultural clash that continues to riddle contemporary life.
    The Hallie Ford Museum of Art
    700 State St.
    Salem, OR 97301
    925-565-8926
    www.willamette.edu/arts/hfma/exhibitions/library/2018-19/enrique-chagoya-.html

    Downtown Salem
  • SAW Local Makers Fest Logo
    Saturday, December 15, 2018 -
    12:00pm to 5:00pm
    Saturday, December 15, 2018 -
    12:00pm to 5:00pm

    Support local artisans at the SAW Local Makers Fest, showcasing 8 makers offering their wares for purchase, plus SAW food and beer specials!

    Salem Ale Works
    2315 25th St. SE
    Salem, OR 97302
    503-990-8486
    www.facebook.com/events/181653552779648/

  • Divine's Holiday Party and Bazaar
    Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 12:00pm
    Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 12:00pm

    Join Divine Distillers as we prepare for the holidays with live music, great spirits and cocktails, and local artisans sharing great gift ideas. Come support local and enjoy the bounty of the Willamette Valley. Free admission.

    45th Parallel Mall
    2195 Hyacinth St. NE
    Salem, OR 97301
    971-328-0717
    www.facebook.com/events/651744065227543

  • Theatre 33: A Christmas Carol, A 1940's Radio Show

    A Christmas Carol, A 1940's Radio Show

    Saturday, December 15, 2018 -
    2:00pm to 3:30pm
    Repeats every day 2 times.
    Saturday, December 15, 2018 -
    2:00pm to 3:30pm

    Four actors bring dozens of Dickens' characters to life in this hilarious adaptation - a 1940's radio show with live Foley sound effects. The radio performers find hope and redemption through the play. Adults $17 and kids $12.

    M. Lee Pelton Playhouse, Willamette University
    900 State St.
    Salem, OR 97302
    1-971-599-1029
    www.theatre33.org

    Downtown Salem
  • Happy Hour at Bentley's
    Saturday, December 15, 2018 -
    3:00pm to 6:00pm
    Saturday, December 15, 2018 -
    3:00pm to 6:00pm

    It's Happy Hour every Friday and Saturday from 3-6pm. $4.00 well liquors with your choice of mixer. We also have $4.00 glasses of red and white wine.

    Bentley's Grill
    291 Liberty St. SE
    Salem, OR 97301-3509
    503-779-1660
    www.bentleysgrill.com/

    Downtown Salem
  • The Nutcracker
    Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 3:00pm
    Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 3:00pm

    Celebrate your holiday season with a marvelous journey to this special performance of Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker. There are two performances, at 3pm and 7:30pm. Don't miss out on this timeless holiday tradition! $17-$47.

    The Elsinore Theatre
    170 High St. SE
    Salem, OR 97301
    503-375-3574
    www.elsinoretheatre.com

    Downtown Salem
  • Holiday Favorites Concert
    Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 3:00pm
    Repeats every day until Sun Dec 16 2018.
    Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 3:00pm

    Enjoy choral music of the season by the Willamette Master Chorus, presented in collaboration with the South Salem High School Symphonic Choir and director Will Mclean. $35.

    Hudson Concert Hall
    Willamette University

    900 State St. 
    Salem, OR 97301
    willamette.edu/go/music

    Downtown Salem
  • Illuminata Regatta
    Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 5:30pm
    Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 5:30pm

    Light up your boat and paddle the Riverfront Park slough for Salem's 14th Annual Holiday lights kayak, canoe and dragonboat parade! The parade goes from the dock to the pedestrian bridge. All paddlers welcome as well as spectators!  

    Riverfront Park
    101 Front St. NE
    Salem, OR 97301
    www.facebook.com/events/266273657347965/

    Downtown Salem
  • Mickalene Thomas (American, b. 1971), "I've Been Good to Me," 2015
    Sunday, December 16, 2018 -
    10:00am to 5:00pm
    Sunday, December 16, 2018 -
    10:00am to 5:00pm

    Sept. 15- Dec. 21. Drawn from the collection of Jordan D. Schnitzer, the exhibition explores issues of race, identity, and social justice in contemporary printmaking and photography from one of the legendary print collections in the United States. Free-$6.
    Hallie Ford Museum of Art
    700 State St.
    Salem, OR 97301
    503-370-6855
    www.willamette.edu/arts/hfma/exhibitions/library/2018-19/witness.html

  • Enrique Chagoya: Reverse Anthropology Exhibition
    Sunday, December 16, 2018 -
    10:00am to 5:00pm
    Sunday, December 16, 2018 -
    10:00am to 5:00pm

    The exhibition features Chagoya’s deceptively subversive prints that explore issues of immigration, colonialism, the economy, the government, the commodification of art, and the recurring subject of cultural clash that continues to riddle contemporary life.
    The Hallie Ford Museum of Art
    700 State St.
    Salem, OR 97301
    925-565-8926
    www.willamette.edu/arts/hfma/exhibitions/library/2018-19/enrique-chagoya-.html

    Downtown Salem
  • Tea with Mrs. Claus at the Carousel
    Sunday, December 16, 2018 -
    11:00am to 3:00pm
    Repeats every week every Sunday until Mon Dec 17 2018.
    Sunday, December 16, 2018 -
    11:00am to 3:00pm

    Sip on tea, eat goodies, take a photo, decorate a cookie and ride the carousel with Mrs. Claus.  Choose from an 11am or 1:30pm tea time. By reservation only, call to reserve. 

    Salem's Riverfront Carousel
    101 Front St. NE
    Salem, OR 97301
    503-540-0374
    www.salemcarousel.org

    Downtown Salem
  • Theatre 33: A Christmas Carol, A 1940's Radio Show

    A Christmas Carol, A 1940's Radio Show

    Sunday, December 16, 2018 -
    2:00pm to 3:30pm
    Sunday, December 16, 2018 -
    2:00pm to 3:30pm

    Four actors bring dozens of Dickens' characters to life in this hilarious adaptation - a 1940's radio show with live Foley sound effects. The radio performers find hope and redemption through the play. Adults $17 and kids $12.

    M. Lee Pelton Playhouse, Willamette University
    900 State St.
    Salem, OR 97302
    1-971-599-1029
    www.theatre33.org

    Downtown Salem
  • Oregon SenateAires Chorus Holiday Show
    Sunday, December 16, 2018 -
    3:00pm to 5:00pm
    Sunday, December 16, 2018 -
    3:00pm to 5:00pm

    Join us for the Oregon SenateAires and Oregon Spirit Barbershop Choruses' "Home for the Holidays" Music Festival! The Oregon Spirit Women's Chorus, and Local Boyz, Adult Supervision, and MUGSHOT quartets will also be singing. $7-$25. 

    Salem Scottish Rite Center
    4090 Commercial St. SE
    Salem, OR 97302
    503-724-2711
    www.senateaires.org

  • Holiday Favorites Concert
    Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 3:00pm
    Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 3:00pm

    Enjoy choral music of the season by the Willamette Master Chorus, presented in collaboration with the South Salem High School Symphonic Choir and director Will Mclean. $35.

    Hudson Concert Hall
    Willamette University

    900 State St. 
    Salem, OR 97301
    willamette.edu/go/music

    Downtown Salem
  • Sunday Happy Hour
    Sunday, December 16, 2018 -
    5:00pm to 9:00pm
    Repeats every week every Sunday 600 times.
    Sunday, December 16, 2018 -
    5:00pm to 9:00pm

    End the weekend on a relaxing and delicious note with Bentley's Happy Hour from 5-9pm. We have $4.00 well liquors and a choice of a mixer. Happy Hour includes $4.00 glasses of red and white wine, plus $4.00 15oz Coors Light.

    Bentley's Grill
    291 Liberty St. SE
    Salem, OR 97301
    503-779-1660
    www.bentleysgrill.com

    Downtown Salem
  • Theatre 33 Presents - A Christmas Carol, A 1940's Radio Show

    Theatre 33 Presents - A Christmas Carol, A 1940's Radio Show

    Sunday, December 16, 2018 -
    7:00pm to 8:30pm
    Sunday, December 16, 2018 -
    7:00pm to 8:30pm

    Four actors bring dozens of Dickens' characters to life in this hilarious adaptation - a 1940's radio show with live Foley sound effects. The radio performers find hope and redemption through the play.  Adults $17 and kids $12.

    Lee Pelton Playhouse, Willamette University
    900 State St.
    Salem, OR 97302
    1-971-599-1029
    www.theatre33.org

    Downtown Salem
  • Enrique Chagoya: Reverse Anthropology Exhibition
    Monday, December 17, 2018 -
    10:00am to 5:00pm
    Monday, December 17, 2018 -
    10:00am to 5:00pm

    The exhibition features Chagoya’s deceptively subversive prints that explore issues of immigration, colonialism, the economy, the government, the commodification of art, and the recurring subject of cultural clash that continues to riddle contemporary life.
    The Hallie Ford Museum of Art
    700 State St.
    Salem, OR 97301
    925-565-8926
    www.willamette.edu/arts/hfma/exhibitions/library/2018-19/enrique-chagoya-.html

    Downtown Salem
  • Drop-in Drawing & Paintings
    Monday, December 17, 2018 -
    11:00am to 2:00pm
    Repeats every week every Monday until Mon Dec 17 2018.
    Monday, December 17, 2018 -
    11:00am to 2:00pm

    Enjoy Mondays making your genre of Art with other Artist in a brightly-lit studio. Chat and hobnob with like-minded Artist. Drop-in, bring you're art supplies, and enjoy a Artist Monday.
    Prince of Peace Episcopal Church (Social Hall)
    NW 1525 Glen Creek Rd.
    Salem, OR 97304
    503-364-9464