UPCOMING EVENTS @ PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

At the Performing Arts Center | 36155 9th Street | Nehalem

Click on available links below for further event details.  Questions?  Contact 855.444.NCRD(6273)


Fireside Social Orchestra

November 29, 2019 | 7:00 pm

Tickets:  online here or at the door

The Fireside Social Orchestra recreates the small orchestra featured in parlour and ballroom performances of long ago with period instruments including violin, tenor viola, cello, flageolet, walking stick recorder, flute, cornet, tenor horn, ophicleide, tuba, mandolin, banjo, guitar, autoharp, piano, reed contrabass, alphorns, bagpipes and more.

The program will feature familiar Christmas carols in their original forms, including Silent Night (“Stille Nacht” 1818), Up On the Housetop (“Santa Claus” 1864) and Jingle Bells (“The One Horse Open Sleigh” 1857), along with carols from the English, Scottish and French countryside and descriptive holiday pieces including “A Christmas Holiday” (1899) and “What Shall We Sing at Christmas?”(1899.)

The Fireside Social Orchestra features Phil and Gayle Neuman and Cal Scott of The Trail Band with Ben Fitch, Laura Kuhlman, Cindy Markham, and Elizabeth O’Connor.

A great beginning to the holiday season!


It’s A Wonderful Life

December 6 & 7, 2019 | 7:00 pm

December 8, 2019 | 2:00 pm

Tickets:  online here, at the Welcome Center (Mon-Fri, 8 am to 5:30 pm) or at the door

This Holiday Classic is becoming a tradition at NCRD.  Presented by The Riverbend Players in the format of a live radio show.  A great show for families!


Sugar & Spice:  A Holiday Treat!

December 21, 2019 | 7:00 pm

Tickets:  online here, at the Welcome Center (Mon-Fri, 8 am to 5:30 pm) or at the door

Several of the Northwest’s most beloved musical artists will take the stage for “Sugar & Spice” Holiday showcase on Saturday, December 21. The 5th Annual showcase has performed to sold out audiences in the Portland area, and is now taking the show on the road!

The show is a benefit for the Musical Enrichment Program for the Neah-Kah-Nie School District, a new project within the Mudd-Nick Foundation.

“Sugar & Spice: A Holiday Treat!” features the award-winning vocalist LaRhonda Steele, and her husband Mark Steele on piano, Oregon Music Hall of Fame Drummer Carlton Jackson, multi-award-winner Dean Mueller on bass, and the one and only Julie Amici on vocals. Together they will be showcasing various styles of Jazz, Blues, R&B, and Soul, all in the spirit of the Holidays. Don’t miss this excellent show as it debuts at the beautiful NCRD Theater.


3rd Annual Nehalem Winterfest 2020 featuring:

Marlin James Band | March 6, 2020 | 7:00 pm

Eagle Eyes | March 7, 2020 | 7:00 pm

Mel Brown Quartet | March 8, 2020 | 2:00 pm

Tickets:  online here or at NCRD Welcome Center (Mon-Fri, 8:00 am – 5:30 pm)

Marlin James Band is one of the Northwest’s most requested Country/Rock bands! They have been recognized as Band of the Year by 8 Seconds Saloon in Indianapolis and recorded the hit song ‘That Old Familiar Pain’ on the hit TV Show ‘Supernatural’ -Season 8, episode 9. As well as performing original music, they are influenced by Zack Brown, George Strait, Keith Urban, Charlie Daniels, Joe Keffer, Mom, Dad, Darren Wayne and Eddie Van Halen!

Eagle Eyes is a tribute band to the legendary music of the EAGLES. Eagle Eyes has taken great care and dedication recreating the harmonies and capturing the live true magic within the harmonies that the Eagles were renowned for. Hailing from Vancouver Island, British Columbia, the four members of Eagle Eyes have over 120 years of combined experience as professional touring musicians honing their musical and vocal skills. This band’s love for the Eagles songs helps them construct and finesse their on-going sold-out performances!

The Mel Brown Quartet came together in the fall of 2002 at Jimmy Mak’s, a popular jazz club in Portland, Oregon. All seasoned jazzmen, the group has become a mainstay in the Portland jazz scene playing to enthusiastic, full capacity crowds at every appearance. Mel performed with Motown legends Diana Ross and The Temptations, Martha and the Vandellas, Stevie Wonder, The Temptations, and Marvin Gaye. In the 1999 Brown was inducted into the Jazz Society of Oregon Hall of fame. Throughout his career he also played and performed with the Oregon Symphony.


 View the 2019/2020 Performing Arts Center Event Schedule here and save the dates!