Lakewood in Lights 2009


Celebrate the beginning of the holidays with Lakewood!








DECEMBER 7, 2009  5:30-9:00 PM

Tracy Barry & Larry BlackmarCome celebrate the beginning of the holiday season with Lakewood in Lights 2009 on December 7, 2009 from 5:30 PM – 9:00 PM. This annual holiday fundraiser for Lakewood, hosted by Tracy Barry and Larry Blackmar, features food, music, dance, and a tree auction to benefit Lakewood Theatre Company and Lakewood Center for the Arts

The title sponsor is Umpqua Bank. 
Umpqua Bank

Tickets are available for $50.00 ($35 tax-deductible) at the Lakewood Center Box Office, 368 S. State Street, Lake Oswego, OR 97034. You can also call 503-635-3901 or to order online click here to order tickets!

About the event: The halls of Lakewood Center for the Arts are decorated for the holidays by the Lakewood Center Associates, a support auxiliary of Lakewood Center. On December 7, 2009, at 5:30 PM the event begins with a silent auction, raffles, drinks and hearty hors d’oeuvres. Musical performances by local artists matched with a tree auction begins at 6:30 PM. Featured performers include Sarah Catherine Wheatley, Michael Allen Harrison, Wade Willis, Scott Parker, Marissa Neitling and many others! Steve Knox, noted Lake Oswego/Portland director directs the entertainment, Tracy Barry and Larry Blackmar host the festivities and the Lakewood Center Board of Directors stages the event.

Event co-chairs, and Lakewood Board members, Linda Brown and Rocky Johnson, note that this year’s event will also have a new item to bid on: a post-holiday Shop Till You Drop Party for 6 with wine, food & $500 store credit at Accessories from the Heart in their new location at 220 A Avenue in downtown Lake Oswego. In addition a drawing will be held for two nights at the Earthbox Motel & Spa in Friday Harbor, Washington.



Sponsors for Lakewood in Lights 2009 include:

(Click on a gold link to go to a sponsor website!)  

Tree Sponsors:

Harnish Properties at Realty Trust Group, Don & Sharon Plumb,
OnPoint Community Credit Union, Lakewood Associates, Tom & Marcy Lasley

Event Sponsors:

Bill & Barbara Warner; Glazer & Associates, Peter & Cyndie Glazer;
David & Kathy Bussman; Aurelia Hunt

In Kind Sponsors:

Main courses by Tucci, sponsored in part by Carrie Laird D.D.S.


Added event support:

Griffon May, John & Diane Bradshaw, Bobby Pierce, Downtown Business District Association, Steve & Kasey Holwerda, Northwest Bank, Wizer’s Oswego Foods, Earthbox Motel & Spa - Friday Harbor, Accessories From the Heart, Lakeside Home & Gift


Desserts by:

Chocolates by Bernard Callebaut 

Cookies by Celebrate Distinctive Catering 


Wine by:

Michael Alberty, Storyteller Wine Company & De Ponte Cellars

Raffle Prize:

Two nights at the Earthbox Motel and Spa in Friday Harbor, WA on beautiful San Juan Island. Valid until May 15, 2010. Value $335.00 


In Kind Donors:

Lake Oswego Review, Albertson's, Palisades Thriftway, New Seasons Market, Lake Grove Garden Club, Lake Oswego Garden Club, Jackie MacGregor, Gusto Bistro and Marketplace, Edible Arrangements, Moonstruck Chocolates, Betsy's Pet Sitting Service, ArborBrook Vineyards, Chocolate Tastings and More!
To order your tickets call Lakewood’s box office at 503-635-3901 or to order online click here to order tickets!