Portland Oregon Stuff for Kids

AC Gilbert's Discovery Village is an interactive children's museum. 116 Marion Street, Northeast, Salem, OR Phone: (503) 371-3631

Audubon Society of Portland, 5151 Northwest Cornell Road, Portland, OR Phone: (503) 292-6855

Beaverton Police Activities is a youth organization. 12500 Southwest Allen Boulevard, Beaverton, OR Phone: (503) 469-9137

Christmas Ship Parade happens every December on the Columbia and Willamette River. Between the two rivers there are approximately 55-60 boats that participate.

Chuck E Cheese, 100 Bonus Tokens! At a Reserved Birthday Party on Friday or Sunday.

City of Portland: MT Scott has a stage (for performing arts classes), pool, fitness/workout room, skating rink, plus outdoor playground & park with picnic benches. 5530 Southeast 72nd Avenue, Portland, OR Phone: (503) 823-3183

City of Portland SW Community offers a public swimming pool. 6820 Southwest 45th Avenue, Portland, OR Phone: (503) 823-2840

Gingerbread Display at the Benson Hotel. This large Gingerbread house uses 75 pounds of gingerbread, 25 pounds of marzipan, and 20 pounds of chocolate. It is on display after Thanksgiving through Christmas. 309 SW Broadway, Portland, OR 503-228-2000

Great Wolf Water Park. Enjoy Family Adventure & Fun at the Great Wolf Lodge in Grand Mound! A great get away with children.

Ice Chalet At Lloyd Center offers ice skating. 953 Lloyd Ctr, Portland, OR Phone: (503) 288-6073

Imago Theatre offers live productions, 17 SE 8th, Portland, OR 97214 Phone: 503.231.9581

Jamison Square is a fantastic public wading pool fed by a waterfall that can be climbed even by early walkers. It is at the very end of the streetcar free ride area, 810 NW 11th Ave, Portland, OR 97255

J J Jump-Vancouver, 7500 Northeast 16th Avenue, Vancouver, WA Phone: (360) 213-2524

Kids Club Fun & Fitness offer parties, playground, open swims, kids night out, camps, preschool and kindergarten. 13914 Northwest 3rd Court, Vancouver, WA Phone: (360) 546-5437

Kids On the Block Awareness has puppet theaters and many more activities. 4610 Southeast Belmont Street, Portland, OR Phone: (503) 736-3200

Lakewood Center for the Arts offer live entertainment, 368 S. State Street, Lake Oswego, OR 97034 Phone: 503-635-3901

Medallion Art School, 304 Northeast Crestwood Court, Vancouver, WA Phone: (360) 260-1690

Metroarts Inc features young performers. 240 Southwest Canby Street, Portland Phone: (503) 245-4885

Miracle of a Million Lights at Queen Anne Victorian Mansion includes 2.5 million twinkling lights, santa, homemade apple cider, holiday cookies and musical performances from local schools and churches. The event happens around the last 2 weeks of December in the evenings. 1441 N McClellan St, Portland, OR 97217 Phone: 503-283-3224

Mississippi Avenue Holiday Events offers a tree lighting ceremony. Mississippi Avenue
N. Mississippi Ave., Portland, OR

Mount Hood Railroad offers special events. 110 Railroad Avenue, Hood River, OR 97031 Phone: 800-872-4661

Mt Hood Skibowl Winter Resort, 1313 West Burnside Street, Portland, OR Phone: (503) 222-2695

Munchkin Playland
Great for young kids and toddlers. Safe, clean indoor play in the West Union Village shopping complex

My Masterpiece Art Studio is an enrichment and entertainment center for children and adults. 7905 Southwest Cirrus Drive, Beaverton, OR Phone: (503) 453-3700

N W Kids Club Inc offers rides, games, and party packages. 1810 Freeway Ct Northeast, Salem, OR Phone: (503) 365-1817

Northwest Neighborhood Cultural Center offers live theatrer for childen. 1819 NW Everett, Portland, OR 97209 Phone: (503) 222-4480

Oaks Skating Rink, 7805 Southeast Oaks Park Way, Portland, OR Phone: (503) 233-5777

OMSI, Oregon Museum of Science offers a wide display of changing exhibits to learn about Science. 1945 SE Water Avenue, Portland, OR 97214 Phone: 503.797.4000

Oregon Children's Theatre Co, 600 Southwest 10th Avenue, Portland, OR Phone: (503) 228-9571

Oregon Symphony Kids Series offers special performances geared for ages 5-10. Phone: 503-228-1353

Oregon Zoo features Zoolights during the Christmas Holiday and Summer concerts along with their extensive assortment of animals, birds, and reptiles. 4001 SW Canyon Road
Portland, OR 97221 Phone: 503-226-1561

Peacock Lane is a neighborhood that really gets into the holiday spirit with their Tudor homes all decked out with sparkling lights, nativity scenes, etc. This street is very popular at Christmas time so it is better to park a few blocks away and walk the street. Peacock Lane is between SE Stark St. and SE Belmont St. and one block east of 39th Ave., Portland, OR

Pittock Mansion is open year round but at Christmas time, they honor the season with special holiday decorations, music, and food. 3229 NW Pittock Drive, Portland, OR 97210 Phone: 503-823-3623

Plumper Pumpkin Patch and Tree Farm, 11435 Northwest Old Cornelius Pass Road, Portland, OR Phone: (503) 645-9561

Portland Children's Museum, 4015 SW Canyon Rd, Portland Phone:(503) 223-6500

Portland Classical Chinese Garden (Lan Su Chinese Garden) offer special events for children. 239 NW Everett St, Portland, OR 97209 503-228-8131

Portland Farmers' Market, 240 North Broadway Street, Portland, OR Phone: (503) 241-0032

Portland International Raceway during the holiday season is recognized as the "Largest Holiday Light Show West of the Mississippi". 1940 N. Victory Boulevard, Interstate 5, Exit 306B, Portland, OR 97217 Phone: 503 232-3000

Portland Rose Festival Foundation offers lots of activities for the whole family during the festival time. 5603 Southwest Hood Avenue, Portland, OR Phone: (503) 227-2681

Powell's Book Store is the mother of all bookstores and NOT to be missed. It is a wonderful place to pick up unusual books on a topic your chid is particularly interested in. 1005 W Burnside 97209

Pump It Up of Wilsonville is a place to celebrate with inflatable's and more. 25749 Southwest Canyon Creek Road, Wilsonville, OR Phone: (503) 582-1331

Redland Fruit & Spice Park offers live musical entertainment, lectures & children's activities in this 32 acre park. Southeast 187th Avenue, Damascus, OR Phone: (305) 247-5727

Rice Northwest Museum of Rocks, 26385 Northwest Groveland Drive, Hillsboro, OR Phone: (503) 647-2418

Rose Garden Arena offer many special events for kids, Portland, OR 97227 PHONE: 877.789.ROSE (7673)

Safari Sam's is an amusement center. 16260 Southwest Langer Drive, Sherwood, OR Phone: (503) 925-8000

Shortacres Farm LLC offers pony rides, parties, lessons, and camps. 20609 Northeast 164th Street, Brush Prairie, WA Phone: (360) 514-0780

The Grotto's Christmas Festival of Lights surrounds visitors with the traditional sights and sounds of this wondrous holiday season during the month of December. The Grotto NE 85th and Sandy Boulevard, Portland, OR 97220 Phone: 503-261-2400

The Heathman's Holiday Tea starts the day after Thanksgiving until after the New Year. There are 3 seatings a day for special Tea. Heathman Hotel, 1001 SW Broadway, Portland, OR 97205 Phone: 503-790-7752

The Little Gym is for children 4 months through 12 years. They offer numerous classes geared to build confidence and success.

The Little Gym of Beaverton, 14767 SW Teal Blvd, Beaverton , OR 97007 Phone:503-579-0859

The Little Gym of Lake Oswego, 17890 SW McEwan Road, Lake Oswego , OR 97035 Phone:(503) 595-9702

Washington County Historical is located on the PCC Rock Creek campus. 17677 Northwest Springville Road, Portland, OR Phone: (503) 645-5353

Wee-Bop Music & Movement offer classes for children. 1945 Columbia Boulevard, Saint Helens, OR Phone: (503) 366-9279

Wenzel Farm puts on a Christmas walk through a lighted, wooded "Fantasy Trail" during the Christmas season. Walk includes a castle, tunnel, maze, crooked house, suspension bridge and more. 19754 South Ridge Road, Oregon City, Phone: (503) 631-2047

Winningstad Theatre offers live theatre for kids, 1111 S.W. Broadway, Portland, OR 97205 Phone: 503 228-9571

Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm, 33814 South Meridian Road, Woodburn, OR Phone: (800) 711-2006 or (503) 634-2243

3D Center of Art & Photography. During the holiday they present 3D photo of Santa. 1928 NW Lovejoy, Portland, OR 97239 (503) 227-6667