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Holiday Friends Perform Live At OPB

opbmusic | Sept. 21, 2017 7 a.m.

The Astoria, Oregon, rock band plays songs from their new record "Night Terrors" and chat with opbmusic's Jerad Walker.

Music | Arts

opbmusic Playlist: Happy Holidays 2016

opbmusic | Dec. 23, 2016 10:35 a.m.

Listen to these songs curated by opbmusic's resident holiday music expert JT Griffith.

Family | local | NW Life | News

Oregon Advises Against Giving Kids Lottery Tickets As Gifts

OPB | Dec. 23, 2016 midnight | Portland

The state is warning people against giving kids lottery tickets as gifts this holiday season.

Family | Entertainment | Arts | NW Life | Oregon Field Guide

Christmas Ships, A Portland Tradition

OPB | Nov. 19, 2015 8:30 p.m.

Christmas season wouldn't be complete without the ship parade!

Music | Sessions

Holiday Friends: Live at Stagepass

opbmusic | April 1, 2015 12:15 p.m.

Watch a performance from the Astoria, Oregon-based pop-rock band.

local | Food | Cooking

Cook It At Home: Chefs' Holiday Dinners

OPB | Dec. 12, 2014 midnight

We catch up with some of the chefs featured in OPB's Cook it at Home series to find out how they celebrate the holidays.

Think Out Loud

Exploring The Psychology Of Buying

OPB | Dec. 9, 2014 12:40 p.m.

TUESDAY: We'll talk about the connection between spending habits and happiness.

local | Arts

Best Bets: Holiday Performances Around Oregon & Southwest Washington

OPB | Dec. 2, 2014 8:30 a.m.

If you live outside Portland or will be traveling this holiday season, check out our list of holiday performances around Oregon and southwest Washington you won't want to miss.

local | Arts

Confessions Of A Picky Mother: 4 Holiday Shows For The Entire Family

OPB | Dec. 2, 2014 8:30 a.m.

Hey art lovers — don't suffer through shows that entertain your children but leave you saying, "Bah, humbug!" During the holidays, Portland serves up many performances that will thrill both you and your kids.

local | News | OPB News Blog

Holiday Travel Is Going To Cost You

OPB | June 30, 2014 2:30 p.m. | Portland

Just in time for the long weekend, AAA announced that gas prices are continuing to climb. The average price for gas in Oregon is at $3.98 a gallon.

local | Arts

Weekend Holiday Performances: December 26-31

OPB | Dec. 26, 2013 midnight

Ring in the new year with the Oregon Symphony and a host of Portland talent, including Thomas Lauderdale, Gus Van Sant, China Forbes and Storm Large. See this event and other New Year's picks for this weekend.

Think Out Loud

The Truth About Santa

OPB | Dec. 23, 2013 12:30 p.m.

MONDAY: Today we rebroadcast a holiday classic: the truth about Santa.

local | Arts

Weekend Holiday Performances: December 20-22

OPB | Dec. 19, 2013 midnight

Oregon Mandolin Orchestra plays its winter concert in Hillsboro and Salem. See this and other holiday performance picks for your weekend.


Jazzy Vegetarian Recipes: Happy Holiday Menu

OPB | Dec. 16, 2013 midnight

Please even the most finicky holiday guest with this menu of festive fare that's delicious, satisfying and healthy.

local | Arts

Weekend Holiday Performances: December 13-15

OPB | Dec. 12, 2013 midnight

Rat armies, toy soldiers and the Sugar Plum Fairy bring in the holidays with the Oregon Ballet Theatre's classic ballet The Nutcracker. See this and other picks for your weekend.

Parents | Teachers

OPB Holiday Children's Programming

OPB | Dec. 1, 2013 midnight

From The Cat in the Hat to Curious George, OPB has plenty of holiday programming to keep children entertained and learning at the same time.

local | Arts

Best Bets: Holiday Art Sales

OPB | Nov. 26, 2013 midnight

Looking for a one-of-a-kind gift this holiday season? Here’s a list of good bets for art sales compiled by OPB’s Oregon Art Beat and Arts & Life.

local | Forestry | News

Weekend No Holiday For Central Oregon Fire Crews

OPB | Sept. 3, 2013 2:44 p.m. | Bend, Oregon

The Labor Day weekend kept firefighters in Central Oregon busy as they chased down dozens of fire and smoke calls.

Think Out Loud

The Latest On Clackamas Town Center Shooting

OPB | Dec. 12, 2012 12:06 p.m.

We'll get an update and hear more reactions to yesterday's shooting at the Clackamas Town Center mall.

Think Out Loud

Telling the Truth About Santa

OPB | Dec. 22, 2011 9:06 a.m.

How do you talk to your kids about Santa Claus? What's the right time to tell them the truth?