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Lake Oswego - Combined Fleet

Route Dates

  • Saturday, December 16, 2017 04:30 PM

Route Details

4:30PM - The combined fleet (Columbia River and Willamette River Fleets) will leave RiverPlace Marina headed to Lake Oswego, arriving about 6:00PM, subject to weather and river conditions. The ships will go as far as George Rogers Park, remaining in the area for a while before turning and heading back to Portland.

The parade will be seen from Milwaukie's Annual Winter Soltice event at the Milwaukie Bay Riverfront Park (details below) on our way to Lake Oswego and again on the return to RiverPlace Marina. 

The viewing areas listed below will be after the fleet leaves Lake Oswego on the way back to RiverPlace Marina (parade end for the night). The fleet will be out for approximately 3 and 1/2 hours tonight.

 

lake oswego

 

The following list of cruise ships/restaurants/hotels provide excellent opportunities to see the parade. 

 

Cruise Ships:
Portland_Spirit_River_Cruises The Portland Spirit
Boards at Tom McCall Waterfront Park
503-224-3900
800-224-3901

Willamette Star
Caruthers Landing (110 S.E. Caruthers)
503-224-3900
800-224-3901

The Crystal Dolphin
Caruthers Landing (110 S.E. Caruthers)
(503) 224-3900
800-224-3901
   
Restaurants:  
 osf The Old Spaghetti Factory
0715 S.W. Bancroft St.
Portland, OR 97239
503-222-5375
aquariva_logo_Matt Aquavira Restaurant
0455 SW Hamilton Court
Portland, OR 97239
Hotels:  
 riverplace hotel

Riverplace Hotel
1510 SW Harbor Way 
Portland OR
800-227-1333

Mention "The Christmas Ships Parade Package".  Or enter "SHIPS" in the rate code.

rivers_edge_logo_244x82 Rivers Edge Hotel and Spa
455 SW Hamilton Ct.
Portland OR, 97239
503-802-5800
   
Viewing in Lake Oswego:  

Foothills Park Bottom of Foothills Rd off State St

Roehr Park, Oswego Pointe Dr off State St
* George Rogers Park - South end of State Street
 

Viewing areas on the way to and from Lake Oswego:

* Waterfront Park, near Clay & Front Ave
* Milwaukie Bay Riverfront Park (11001 SE McLoughlin Blvd.) Winter Solstice event from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. includes a large tent to get out of the weather, a bonfire and some smaller fires, food for sale, a beer garden, and holiday music. Park closed to vehicles. Please park in downtown Milwaukie. Learn more at Milwaukie Winter Soltice Event.
* Riverplace Espanade [west end of Marquam Bridge], 0300 Block SW Montgomery, Portland
* South Waterfront Greenway
* Willamette Park, SW Macadam & Nebraska
* Sellwood River Front Park, SE Spokane & Oaks Parkway
* Powers Marine Park [limited parking], SW Macadam, south of Sellwood Bridge
 
 
 

SCHEDULES ARE ALWAYS SUBJECT TO CHANGE IN ACCORDANCE
WITH BOATING SAFETY, WEATHER OR OTHER REASONS BEYOND
CONTROL OF CHRISTMAS SHIPS, INC.

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