LIGHTS IN COOS BAY
The 25th annual Holiday Lights at Shore Acres State Park starts Thursday and runs through New Year's Eve once again in Coos Bay. Daily hours to see 300,000 lights are 4:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Call 1-866-888-6100 or visit www.shoreacres.net for directions and other information.
Speaking of holiday lights, if you know of an outstanding display, tell us and we'll add it to our holiday lights list to be published beginning Dec. 11. Nominate a display by sending an e-mail to email@example.com. Include a street address with ZIP code, your name and a phone number. You can also mail the information to: Holiday Lights, The Register-Guard, 3500 Chad Drive, Eugene OR, 97408; or fax to 541-683-7631.
FESTIVAL OF TREES
The annual Festival of Trees at Valley River Inn is Wednesday through Sunday. It's a showcase of beautifully decorated trees, wreaths, Christ mas stockings and more for bidding and buying, and a visit from Santa and a new chainsaw carving event this year. More information at www.cascadehealth.org/foundation.