This Christmas Ships Are Coming — Six Times This December!

Every year, Milwaukie hosts a Winter Solstice community gathering to watch the Christmas Ships Parade.  For 2018, that will be on Saturday, December 15th — watch for details on the City of Milwaukie website in December.

But the ships actually come to Milwaukie SIX TIMES every December, and each is a great opportunity to bring your friends or family downtown to patronize a great downtown restaurants and then walk across McLoughlin to view the ships.  The dates the ships are coming this year, and approximate times, are:

Wednesday, December 5 around 7:45pm 

Friday, December 7 around 7:45pm 

Wednesday, December 12 around 7:45pm 

Friday, December 14 around 7:45pm 

Saturday, December 15 around 5:30pm   (Solstice Event)

Wednesday, December 19 around 7:45pm


For more details on the Christmas Ships, see

Come down and enjoy Milwaukie Bay Park as the ships go by!

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