The annual Winterfest will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Kiona Benton High School, 1105 Grace St.
The Toy Train Christmas celebration, including a caboose ride with Santa, is taking place 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. for the next two weekends at the Northern Pacific Railway Museum, 10 S. Asotin Ave.
Music lovers will enjoy an evening listening to Christmas music with Tingstad and Rumbel from 6-9 p.m. Dec. 16 at Brewminatti, 713 Sixth St., from 6-7 p.m.
The Trinity Dance Prosser troupe will be present “The Christmas Spirit – A Festive Celebration in Dance” in three showings at the Princess Theatre, 1228 Meade Ave.
It’s the final weekend for Valley Theatre Company’s production of two one-act Christmas plays.
Tree lighting Sunday at 4:15 p.m.
A long-standing event in the community takes place this Sunday in historic Krieger Park on First Street.
The Central Washington University Music Department has slated a number of holiday concerts.
The annual Columbia River Lighted Boat Parade will be held from 6-9 p.m. Friday and Saturday along the river shoreline between Kennewick and Richland.
Seeking crafty ideas for the holidays, try painting a snowman from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Dec. 16, at the Squeeze Inn, 611 First Ave.
Local pianist Sam Fickel will be playing holiday music during the open house at the Airfield Estates Winery from 2-5 p.m. Satruday in at the 560 Merlot Drive tasting room.
The Academy of Children’s Theatre will present a production of two holiday classics at the company’s Black Box Theatre, 213 Wellsian Way.
Free horse carriage rides that begin and end at the Community Christmas Tree at Millennium Plaza will be part of the holiday activities leading up to the Yakima Lighted Holiday Parade at 6 p.m. Sunday.
The band rooms throughout the lower valley are echoing with the sounds of music, students learning songs of the holidays.
Celebrating its 62nd year at the Larson Gallery, the Central Washington Artists Exhibitions features the showing of 78 works by 69 artists, representing the 10 counties.
A perennial favorite, The Red Curtain Broadway Revue, brings an evening of entertainment to Ellensburg to rev up the holiday season. The revue will be per-formed at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 30, Dec. 1 and 2 with a 2 p.m. matinee.