It’s beginning to look a lot like Portland during the holidays. The following are sure signs the festive season is making its way toward us like gangbusters. Click through our album to see them all.

#1

The white stag's nose glows red.

photo: White Stag Sign by Go Ray Family via creative commons

  • Credit: Go Ray Family via Creative Commons
  • https://www.flickr.com/photos/adambarhan/8456716376/in/photolist-8Hexib-bfVwRk-ptsDK3-2WiVi7-p2TYky-pjoU7K-5pepCk-pjQC1w-8FDvhW-pjQFsq-p5nyeD-p5nPoY-8Ku7Ex-knjYVT-gV5bzz-pgqxvj-p3nxvN-5XfzMR-gV5iqa-pk6m3u-5v8Hsz-9w8HEJ-gkXqax-8eDj5U-5q1xmV-c6KCDs-dThT9L-fL5HzB-6XYG2M-h4k8QZ-diyZj2-98XE65-7bXhLb-aA6HjD-cjywZA-7sgAfK-5o4NDb-d5hAWb-h4iZk7-4iTf7t-aVuWnM-aVuWpt-aVuWb6-aVuVue-aVuWqx-aVuVY2-aVuWcZ-aVuWm6-aVuVEa-aVuVyz
  • https://www.flickr.com/photos/eyeliam/3458147136/in/photolist-4pH2Pz-iELLiG-jkHxm-4na7XY-7FZ9Rs-6KbdWB-4r8FTF-6gzUEu
  • https://www.flickr.com/photos/portland_mike/6591548963/in/photolist-b3tsYv-b3tsnX-b3ts1B-b3tukK-hXhoyU-8WPZUf-8WPVzE-8WPVXw-m4P2ZJ-m4MFVt-b3tpRV-b3tqN2-aWwrEt-sGMZX-aDBn4f-b48ScH-m4NZXY-m4MESX-m4Nct4-m4NY2U-m4MEs8-m4P1Ww-m4Nfnk
  • https://www.flickr.com/photos/54115831@N07/5122329106/in/photolist-8NDgZ5-5HcRWd-7td2CS-8NDfzL-7td1wu-7t93zn-7t94Xa-8NAak4-8NDfC5-aTHrmn-aTHqVX-aTHr4P-9BHzTk-5KvycY-5HcMYL-5VUS6m-5VQuMr-5VUS9U-5VQuKc-5VQvN8-5VURGL-5H8vRa-5HcHnS-5VQvWi-5VQuUK-5VURpu-4eTrX3-aTHsnM-aTHqPr-aTHsgi-aTHrXi-aTHrwg-aTHs6n-8NDfTw-kpDRb6-aS5TEP-aS5TyH-7t94Me-92LhC7-7t93HD-7td1GE-8NAbuR-5HcT3E-5VUSjG-5VURwA-5VQvde-5VURhG-5VURA7-5VQv1V-5VQw32
  • https://www.flickr.com/photos/portland_mike/6591527195/in/photolist-b3thtg-b3tjMM-b3thVg-b3tioB-b3tjmx-7YYuow-b3tiSP-7YYwPL-7YYxiC-7YVp9e-7YVpGM-7YYEjC-7YVhGH-7YVnkt-7YVnVi-7YYys5-7YYz2d-7YYwhs-7YVqhM-7YVosn-7YYDHE-7YVmDB-7YYv1Y-7YVjUH-b6QX7Z
  • https://www.flickr.com/photos/toddler/8343299866/in/photolist-95emkJ-dHgAnG-5K8QmU-6dhe8J-5K4zat-5K4zgc-5K8Qqu-5K8Qsm-95bgUi-95emfA-95bh9V-95emdu-5K8Q9S-5K4yVz-5K8Qyf-5K8Qx7-5K4yU4-5K8Qfo-5K4zbv-95bgWD-95em5q-95bh5g-dxrcqQ-dxrjEu-dxrhbG-dxrhPd-dxrm6b-dxrqvW-dxkVsg-dxm1u4-dxkWgv-dxrgpb-dxrp4s-dxrgT1-dxkXVx-dxreDj-dxkRng-dxkXme-dxkT5M-dxr7NW-dxkBNR-dxkuxc-dxr2QN-dxr5gW-dxkGc2-dxqXn1-dxrr65-dxkBtp-dxkM8g-dxkwXB
  • https://www.flickr.com/photos/rmommaerts/2165020036/in/photolist-4iji2E-iyaZu7-4dZsbp-4dZrSp-4e4tMb-4e4twS-4dZtmB-4e4tkw-4e4t1L-ucsF4-92VVmu-ucsEX-ucrKx-ucsEM-5JtPZu-ucrKp-92VViG-nvHn1f-92VRV9-92VSby-92SKeD-92VS8d-92SKgn-92SKaK-92VSe1-92SK9z-92SK2n-92SKfM-92VS99-92SK62-92SK7F-92SK18-dwPkjX-b6ed6Z-b6e6yT-5JTxFb-5JTyXb-5JnzZ8-5JPi1g-5HhGca-5HhGdz-5Hn1kQ-4e4sMb-5Hn1s9-5HhGie-5LcwD5-5Hn1mY-5JTyX5-5Hn1qJ-5JPi1c
  • https://www.flickr.com/photos/bogofoo/3113566256/in/photolist-5K8QLQ-5K4yXH-5K4zoP-5K4znz-4dJM2V-acNtB1-acKFAT-jaL6-7kJucx-5J8RGo-7m4ywY-7kJwni-7m4ykm-7kNmZN-7m4xBu-acKFPa-7kNoa9-7kNmG3-7kJsUg-7kJvvt-7kNpg7-7kJuXM-7kNnSj-acKG2e-acKFHe-acNvtG-acKE5H-acKED8-acKFYc-acNuXS-acNuMU-acNu4C-acKEyg-acKEGR-acNuFN-acNtWJ-acNv3y-acKFdt-acNuKd-acKFsB-acKFDH-acKErt-acKE9Z-acKEhD-acKFpc-acNucJ-acKERp-63nQtU-F8uHQ-acKEMe
  • https://www.flickr.com/photos/samchurchill/4202183471/in/photolist-aVc31Z-aVbZa8-aVc1a2-aVbWKX-aVbXhK-aVc65R-aVbWeH-aVc5SK-aVc4w2-f8hMk-f8hQR-7pki8g-7ppaej-7ppaoq-7pkhVP-7pkhKa-7pkhAp-7pkiTp-7pkiwH-7ppcHN-7pkiJv-7pkgpc-7ppaGS-7pkhpF-7pkiE4-iyKfj1-F8uHQ-j2KLC4-iqCokx-iBTaBU-ihdYUi-ipa6hz-7ppaQQ-7pkjfX-7pkhik-7ppbVh-7ppbEf-dVCb6g-ju8T3E-jzngwo-7n6boi-7na5bG-9o7D6Y-7na4MG-7na4yd-7na591-7n6aPX-7na4Qf-7na48m-7n6bq6
  • https://www.flickr.com/photos/35573548@N05/8225418643/in/photolist-3afQQ6-dwRr5a-dwRrJT-dwRjfi-dwWNKb-dwWSyb-dwRn8i-dwWPyY-7Bse2g-7BskxP-dwWN7o-dwRhEk-dwRkpV-p5u5bv-p9jeFw-dwRoTT-dwWRgw-dwWZ6o-7Bwa5o-7BskCT-7Bw9J9-pyg2eE-pgNAmg-dwRgVz-dwRkZZ-dwRpCe-dwRsL4-dwRv7K-dwRtxi-dwWTrQ-dwRqoP-7Bskpp-7Bw9uJ-7BskiR-kMNWr-4FxLBZ-7Bsk4F-7BskGz-7Bskai-7Bw9bu-7Bw97Q-7BsjZD-7Bsear-7BsdHT-7Bw3rL-dUBhQ3-7Bse76-7Bw32s-7BsdNp-7BsdXa
  • https://www.flickr.com/photos/mkeefe/3193625938/in/photolist-5SdaJb-aT6F4R-dFaYPj-4dtRmo-aZni5K-gmpPf-gmpFT-gmpDW-gmq5Z-gmq9r-gmq8r-j54sNm-dEvgCU-yfPQe-dBjpLs-gmpCL-iskBU9-yfPSE-wavzZ-wapMu-wavAa-wapMv-wapMx-warzi-warzg-wauqB-warzb-f55zWg-yfPM9-abVSJd-abVTsS-abT31z-yfQ61-92aeYi-dykUYH-yfQ82-gmq4h-gmq1n-gmqbM-94oKED-gmpM7-gmq6Z-gmq51-gmqgp-gmqjt-gmpT2-gmpUK-gmqaw-gmqeS-gmqd3
  • https://www.flickr.com/photos/soycamo/11402031234/in/photolist-a4mN3y-inyoDq-bbtZJk

 

What’s a definitive Portland sign the holidays have arrived? Tell us what we missed in the Comments below.

–Ty Adams