Evergreen Museum to host three special events

November 24, 2008 – 1:18 pm


The beautiful Evergreen Aviation Museum facility is situated just off Highway 18 on the outskirts of McMinnville. The 121,000 square foot facility is home to the Hughes Flying Boat Spruce Goose and more than fifty other historic aircraft. Credit: Katherine Huit / Evergreen Aviation Museum.

Aero-News.Net reports:

The Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum is celebrating the holidays with three events — Breakfast with Santa on December 6, and Polar Express Pajama Day on December 13 and 20.

The first event, Breakfast with Santa, will take place from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. on December 6. Families are encouraged to bring canned food to donate to the Yamhill County Food Bank. Any person who brings five or more cans of food will be entered into a drawing for a family four-pack of IMAX tickets for a 2009 movie. The event begins at 8:15 a.m. with Santa’s arrival by helicopter, which will be followed by photos with Santa, breakfast and The Polar Express 3D in the IMAX Theater. Admission for the event is $15 per person, with free admission for children younger than five-years-old.

The second festive event, The Polar Express Pajama day presented by the Aerospace Book Club at the Evergreen IMAX Theater, begins at 9:30 a.m on December 13 and 20. Children will enjoy a warm cup of hot chocolate and listen to a reading of The Polar Express. Attendees will also see The Polar Express 3D in the IMAX Theater and create their own holiday airplane ornaments.

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