Washougal WA – November 12, 2014 – The Port of Camas-Washougal today announced that the Christmas Ships organization has made changes to its schedule for 2014.
The Christmas Ships will parade at the Port of Camas-Washougal on Saturday, December 6th at 6:00 p.m. this year – one hour earlier than in past years. The Port will open its doors at 5:00 to welcome in the public.
Back for a repeat performance will be members of the Washougal High School choir, dressed in period costume singing Christmas carols, and free cookies and cider will be served.
For other changes to this season’s Christmas Ships Parade schedule. Please see: www.christmasships.org
About the Port of Camas-Washougal
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, 120+ 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.