Washougal, Wash. – November 23, 2015 – The Port of Camas-Washougal has announced return of the Christmas Ships organization for its annual appearance at the Marina on Saturday, December 5, 2015.
The fleet will arrive early and enjoy dinner at the Dolphin Yacht Club. Then, at 6:00 pm the decorated boats will assemble and parade just outside the Marina for approximately one hour. Enjoy the show from the warmth of the Port’s meeting room. Doors open at 5:00 to welcome in the public.
Members of the Washougal High School choir dressed in period costume will entertain the crowd with seasonal carols.
Sign up that night to receive emails about other Port events and projects and be entered in a drawing to take home a goodie-filled Hospitality Tote! Complimentary cookies and cider will be served.
ABOUT THE PORT
The port brings jobs and recreational opportunities through a 400-acre industrial park, a 79-hangar general aviation airport and 350-slip pleasure boat marina. Grove Field is a small, general aviation airport with a state-of-the-art fueling station and 14 tie-downs in addition to the hangars. The marina is the largest publicly owned marina on the Washington side of the Columbia River and has a floating restaurant, launch ramp, nearby hotel, fueling station, electricity on the breakwater/guest dock, and is homeport to the Dolphin Yacht Club. Recently acquired and in the planning stages, are 13.25 acres of Waterfront Property which connects to a 14-acre parcel of port-owned land to the east. The industrial park boasts a 90+ percent occupancy rate of more than 40 businesses with an annual payroll of $8.9 million and is adjacent to Steigerwald Commerce Center, 100+ acres of property currently under development. The port also manages Captain William Clark Park at Cottonwood Beach, the adjacent protective levee and Parkersville National Historic site.
More information is found at www.portcw.com.