A kickoff performance of the Christmas Ship parade will be held Saturday.
The doors to the Port of Camas-Washougal office will open at 6 p.m., at 24 S. “A” St., Washougal. Individuals are invited to watch the parade from the port meeting room and listen to the Washougal High School X-Tet choir. Cookies and hot cider will be available.
There will also be viewing options outside for the parade, which is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m.
The Puffin Cafe, located in the marina, will be open with seating in the front dining area. Viewing will also be available on the outer deck.
Meanwhile, donations of non-perishable food are accepted in the port office lobby. The port staff is collecting macaroni and cheese, tuna, cereal, juice boxes, fruit cups and granola bars for the “weekend survival kits” food drive for the Children’s Home Society, in Washougal.
For more information, call the port office at 835-2196 or visit www.portcw.com.