3 things to do in Portland, Oregon, this weekend
Are you trying to escape the rain this weekend? Here are a few events where you can have fun and stay dry .
OMSI's "Illusion: Nothing Is As It Seems"
Should you always believe what you see? Can you really trust your senses? Is anything as it seems?
OMSI's newest exhibit, "Illusion," explores sensory deception.
It combines psychology, optical illusions and scientific reasoning.
"Illusion: Nothing Is As It Seems" opens Saturday and runs through Feb. 19.
It's included with general admission to OMSI.
Train to Christmas Town
Hop on board the Train to Christmas Town!
Magic comes alive on an hour-long journey from Hood River to Christmas Town.
You'll meet a whole cast of characters. Elves pass out hot cocoa and cookies. You'll dance, sing and meet Santa Claus!
Tickets range from $37 to $85.
The Train to Christmas Town runs Saturday through Dec. 28.
Olio Nuovo Festival
Be one of the first to taste and purchase the season's fresh, unfiltered extra virgin olive oil.
The Olio Nuovo Festival is Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Red Ridge Farms in Dayton.
There will also be appetizers, wine, live music and holiday shopping.
The event is free for all ages.