Event Series Ne Plus Ultra Jass Orchestra

Ne Plus Ultra Jass Orchestra

Providence Academy 400 E. Evergreen Blvd., Vancouver, WA, United States

**Please see important parking information below** Come to dance or just to listen at the historic Academy Ballroom! Since 2016, The Ne Plus Ultra Jass Orchestra has been delighting audiences with the music of the roaring 20s and Depression era 30s. Under the leadership of master showman Sammuel Murry-Hawkins, the ensemble transports audiences to the […]

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Summer Fest – Music with Introducing the Machine

O.O. Howard House 750 Anderson St., Vancouver, WA, United States

Introducing the Machine is the efforts of two Vancouver based musicians, Sarah Arslanian and Eileen Cowen. The duo collaborated on many projects over the last decade, but officially launched as a band in 2023. Their music features country-folk harmonies combined with a rock-punk mentality. The art and music of Introducing the Machine highlights themes of […]

Summer Fest – Music with Takin’ the Fifth

O.O. Howard House 750 Anderson St., Vancouver, WA, United States

Experience the blues and rock tunes of Takin' the Fifth. They even throw in a little country for good measure. With a lineup of three guitars, plus bass and drums, Takin' the Fifth creates a sound sure to please music lovers of all styles. Please make plans to join us on the beautiful O.O. Howard […]

All the Rage: How American Politics Boiled Over

Red Cross Building 605 Barnes Street, Vancouver, United States

The Historic Trust and Humanities Washington Partner to present this timely and fascinating discussion with Professor Steven Stehr. Professor Steven Stehr investigates the roots and consequences of the dysfunction that characterizes the current state of politics in America. Stehr leads a conversation that asks, how did our political spaces become war zones? Click HERE for […]

Pumpkin Party! Pop-Up Children’s Museum

Artillery Barracks 600 E Hatheway, Vancouver, Washington

Join The Historic Trust for a fun, FREE, morning play and exploration with our partner, the Columbia Play Project! With hands-on activities, silly experiences that make learning fun, the opportunity to try a mini-pumpkin launch and glow-in-the-dark giveaways, this will be an event too fun to miss! Costumes encouraged! Artillery Barracks 600 Hatheway Road Vancouver […]

Atomic Washington: Our Nuclear Past, Present, and Future

Red Cross Building 605 Barnes Street, Vancouver, United States

The Historic Trust and Humanities Washington Partner to present a discussion with Steve Olson as he reveals the many influences of nuclear material on Washington State, and the many ways in which our state has been a pioneer in the atomic age.  Please join us for this intriguing discussion. Click HERE for details and registration […]

35th Annual Lough Legacy Veterans Day Parade

Fort Vancouver National Historic Site

WELCOME TO THE 35TH ANNUAL LOUGH LEGACY VETERANS DAY PARADE! Saturday, November 11th, 2023 Fort Vancouver National Site Parade Starts at 11:00 am Make plans to join us as a parade participant or come enjoy the parade and honor our military history!   Vancouver, Washington has a long-established tradition of honoring our military history. Now […]

How Audio Technology Changed the World

Red Cross Building 605 Barnes Street, Vancouver, United States

The Historic Trust and Humanities Washington partner to present a discussion with Ross Reynolds as he explores the impact that audio transmission has had on society and what makes it such a still powerful form of communication.  Please join us for this intriguing discussion. Click HERE for details and registration information. This program is offered free of charge but […]

Event Series Holiday Tea at the Marshall House

SOLD OUT! Holiday Tea at the Marshall House

The Marshall House 1301 Officers Row, Vancouver, WA, United States

Join us at the beautiful Marshall House for our Holiday Tea, Saturday, December 2. With a delicious menu and delightful teas provided by Dandelion Teahouse and Apothecary, this is a special holiday event that you do not want to miss! Plus, beautiful music from Celtic Muse Choose from one of two seatings, 11 am or […]

Military History Talk – George Washington and His Legacy

O.O. Howard House 750 Anderson St., Vancouver, WA, United States

The Historic Trust is excited to host the Vancouver Barracks Military Association’s 2024 Military History Talk series. Join us for this fascinating discussion with speaker Jeff Dacus and learn more about Washington state's connection to our nation's first president. Why is Washington state called Washington? Learn more on the 292nd birthday of our nation’s first […]