Aside from the annual Northwest Women R&B Christmas Concert taking place on Sunday, December 13 (see separate article), the Trails End Saloon, 1320 Main Street, Oregon City, has a number of superb shows happening during the month of December. Check these out:

On Sunday, December 6, Rae Gordon will be presenting a Youthful Christmas at 2:00 pm. This will happen during her regularly scheduled monthly Gospel Sunday show, this month featuring the talents of three young artists who’ll be sitting in.

Friday, December 12 will see the return of Men In Blues. This will be an 8:30 show and will feature a bevy of local blues greats Michael Quinby, Doug Rowell, Kevin Selfe and The Thunder Brothers — Justin Matz and Timmer Blakely.

Rae Gordon will be back at it again on Saturday, December 19 at 8:30 pm with a show titled We Three Kings Christmas Show. Originally titled as such to note the three guitarists to be showcased: Ben Rice, Lloyd Jones, and Robbie Laws, plus yet another guitarist, special guest Monti Amundson. The show will also include Joseph Conrad, Ed Pierce, Ben Partain and The Holy Horns of Joe McCarthy, and Scott Franklin.

And come by the Trails End for your New Year’s Eve celebration as Billy D & The Hoodoos will kick things off at 8:30 pm and will take you into the early hours ringing in 2016.