A Trail Band Christmas comes to The Dalles with special guests for the band's 20th anniversary.
THE TRAIL BAND makes its 20th anniversary Christmas appearance at The Dalles Civic Auditorium theater Monday, Dec. 9, at 7 p.m. Tickets for the benefit concert are available at Klindt’s Booksellers and Columbia River Music. Doors open at 6 p.m. For the first time, the Trail Band will do a medley of five selections form “The Nutcracker.” New songs also include “Away in the Manger,” “I Saw Three Ships,” “It Must Be Santa,” “Winter Wonderland” and an Andrew Sisters-inspired version of “Santa Man.” Special guest singer-guitarist Stephanie Schneiderman will join the Trail Band in only its The Dalles and Portland performances. Since her solo career began with a coveted spot at Lilith Fair, Schneiderman has earned extensive Northwest radio play, a devout following and multiple appearances with some of the nation’s top touring acts including Aimee Mann, Hall & Oates, Heart, Train, Pat Benatar, Chicago and more. Scott Parker will also appear as Harold and The Grinch. Contributed photo