Select Page

2023 Holiday Events in Chehalis

Whimsical light displays, charming shops, and cheerful local traditions bring out the magic of Christmas in Chehalis. Take pause from your busy lifestyle to enjoy the small-town holiday charm, rich traditions, and festive events in Chehalis.

Live Holiday Events

Feast your eyes upon holiday shows, parades, and get-togethers in downtown Chehalis, and watch your Christmas spirit come alive.


chehalis holiday shoppig

When you’re ready for holiday shopping, here are a few markets and shops to check off your list:

Open Houses

chehalis christmas shopping

Want a little more from your holiday shopping experience? Consider dropping into one of the open houses at our local downtown shops in Chehalis. Many open houses offer small bites, store-wide specials, and fun activities! It’s “small holiday gathering” meets “retail therapy.”

Live Music, Classes, and More!

What’s the very best way to find out about live music, evening classes, special shopping opportunities, and more? Go downtown! Pop into your local Chehalis shops to see what each one has to offer, or follow them on social media. If you don’t have time for a quick trip to downtown Chehalis, check out the Experience Chehalis Events Calendar to make sure you’re not missing other opportunities for holiday merriment.

Support Small Business in Chehalis

chehalis christmas

Shopping local is rewarding year-round, but Christmastime infuses a special sense of joy into the experience. Don’t forget your local museums and gift shops, which have the perfect gifts for the history buff, veteran, or railfan in your life. Then, enjoy the traditional tastes of the season by dining at one of Chehalis’s restaurants! Don’t forget to check out some of our new fine dining options for extra-special holiday occasions. Your favorite specialty drinks and comfort foods will be served all season long at our local cafes, delis, restaurants, and bars.

There is no shortage of opportunities to make lasting memories and embrace the excitement of the holiday season here in Chehalis. Follow @experience_chehalis on Facebook and Instagram for regular small business highlights and local event updates!

Written by Chelsea Barr