Celebration on the Quad: WSUV Turns 25

Washington State University Vancouver is celebrating its 25th anniversary on the North Bank. May 10, 2014, marked 25 years to the day since the Washington State Legislature established WSU Vancouver as one of four campuses making up the WSU system. WSUV is hosting a free, community-wide party from 3 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, Sept.

Comedy Night at the Kiggins

Summer is over, and that’s sad. You need to laugh. Fortunately, the Kiggins Theatre has just the antidote for your end-of-summer blues: Comedy Night at the Kiggins, a monthly stand-up comedy showcase featuring talented comedians who know just how to tickle your funny bone. The Kiggins holds its comedy nights on the first Thursday of

Krystal’s Champagne Lounge

Feeling bubbly? Then shimmer on over to Krystal’s Champagne Lounge in downtown Camas, which has recently undergone a

Back to School at Farrar’s Bistro

After herding your little ones onto the bus (or dropping them off) for their first day of school,

SUP Salmon Classic

Here’s a real stand-up sport: Standup Paddleboarding—or SUP—and it’s coming to Washougal, where professional and recreational SUP athletes from around the region will gather for the SUP Salmon Classic Paddleboard Race on Sunday, Aug. 31. SUP racers will paddle on the Columbia River starting at Cottonwood Beach (part of Captain William Clark Park). The eight-mile

CouvFest NW

CouvFest NW is Vancouver’s free, all-ages music festival that promotes the North Bank’s diverse local music scene by

Sunflower Festival at Heisen House

The Fifth Annual Sunflower Festival is bursting into bloom on Saturday, Aug. 30, from noon to 9 p.m.

Train Rides & Wine Tasting

The Chelatchie Prairie Railroad will be operating its Labor Day Special on Saturday, Aug. 30, and Sunday, Aug. 31. The train runs to Moulton Falls, through a 330-foot solid rock tunnel with a stop at Moulton Station to visit Yacolt Falls. The trains will depart each day at noon and 2:30 p.m. from the train

Bargains & Brews at Battle Ground Village

The Battle Ground Village Community Garage Sale is happening rain or shine (but probably shine) from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 30, at Battle Ground Village, in conjunction with the popular Battle Ground Village Outdoor Market. You can either come to scour the garage sale for bargains, or you can register to

West Coast Premiere of Patema Inverted

Acclaimed anime “Patema Inverted” will have its West Coast theatrical premiere on Friday, Aug. 29, at the independently owned and operated Kiggins Theatre. Beer, wine, and other refreshments are available at the concession counter in the lobby and upstairs in the Marquee Lounge. From “Time of Eve” director Yasuhiro Yoshiura comes this perspective-twisting sci-fi adventure