Festival of Lights Gets Under Way Friday with Lighting Ceremony


Hermiston’s 2022 Festival of Lights will kick off with a lighting ceremony this Friday, Nov. 25 at the Eastern Oregon Trade & Event Center, 1705 E. Airport Road.

The drive-through event runs Thursday-Sunday, 6 to 10 p.m. through Jan. 1. Dates for walk-through nights will be announced later. The Hermiston Chamber of Commerce will again be hosting Peppermint Lane in mid-December.

There’s no cost to enter, but donations will be accepted for the festival and Hermiston Rotary Club projects. For event updates, go to EOTEC’s Facebook page or call 541-289-9800.