Celebrating history. Inspiring tomorrow.
Vancouver's Spectacular Fireworks Celebration

Vancouver’s Fireworks Spectacular is coming soon! Spend your Fourth of July with us at the Vancouver National Historic Reserve and stake out your spot to watch the biggest fireworks show in the region.

This year is all about a bigger and brighter BOOM , presented by Columbia Credit Union ! Vancouver’s Fireworks Spectacular allows the community to enjoy the tradition of Independence Day fireworks safely. Celebrate our nation's freedom with a variety of food trucks, music and more! Click here for more information. We can't wait to see you!
Chautauqua Days are Coming
The Historic Trust will once again host The Vancouver Chautauqua at Fort Vancouver National Historic Site and Providence Academy. The event is in its third year and modeled after similar gatherings, first held in 1874 in Chautauqua, NY., followed by other places around the country, including Vancouver in 1913. The iconic chautauquas popular in late 19th and early 20th century America and featured speakers, teachers, musicians, entertainers, and craftsmen together for the entertainment and education of the community.

Groups, individuals, and ensembles are encouraged to submit applications to be a part of this exciting and dynamic venture to share across generations and experiences. This year performances, workshops and exhibitions will be ticketed events. The Historic Trust will host a combination of ticketed and free events. The public is invited to create their own contributions to The Vancouver Chautauqua at no cost to participants. The application to participate can be found through the button below:
Pearson Aviation Summer Camps

It's time to sign up for the Pearson Field Education Center summer camps.....where dreams take flight! Explore the foundation of flight and discover your future in aviation with our summer camps. Registration is now open for youth in 2 nd -10 th grade. Full and partial scholarships are available based on need and interest . Please visit our website fore more information. All programs include a daily afternoon snack and camp t-shirt. Limited number of campers allowed for each camp so hurry and register.