SEATTLE EVENTS WEEKEND PLANNER
NOVEMBER 29-DECEMBER 2, 2018
THROUGH JAN 1 – View some of the most intricate and detailed Gingerbread Village of Whoville, modeled after Dr. Seuss’ whimsical world. These creations are brought to you by Seattle’s top architects, bakers, and master builders.
FRI – Head to Coulon Park in Renton for Clam Lights and a holiday tree lighting with professionally decorated trees and shrubs boasting over 200,000 lights.
FRI-SAT – Winter Beer Festival features over 50 Washington breweries with eight five-ounce samples. Don’t miss the food truck at Hangar 30!
SAMPLING ARTISTS’ STUDIO
FRI-SUN – View products from over 26 artists at over 8 studios ranging from glass, ceramics, clothing and jewelry.
VICTORIAN CHRISTMAS MARKET
THROUGH SUN – Shop from over 500 booths featuring Victorian costumes, decorations, jewelry, toys and more at the Victorian Country Christmas.
ANNIE ON 5TH
THROUGH DEC 5 – Listen to little orphan Annie sing catchy tunes as the favored story unravels at 5th Avenue Theatre.
BELLEVUE STREET SHOW
THROUGH DEC 24 – Watch young dancers and musicians perform under a light show and falling snow on Snowflake Lane.
A CHRISTMAS CAROL
THROUGH DEC 28 – Watch the holiday classic tale about Mr. Scrooge and a transformational journey.
HOLIDAY LIGHTS TOUR
THROUGH DEC 30 – Westlake Center offers a two-hour Seattle Holiday Lights & Lore Tour for the best bright lights in Seattle.
THROUGH DEC 30 – Colorful lights and displays at the Garden d’Lights in Bellevue Botanical Garden.
TWILIGHT ZONE: LIVE
THROUGH DEC 15 – Watch Rod Sterling’s made for TV sci-fi show live!
THROUGH DEC 16 – Hop on the Northwest Railway Museum, for a 20-minute Santa Train from North Bend to Snoqualmie for a visit and cookies! Check online for closures and updated ticket info.
THROUGH DEC 28 – The Pacific Northwest Ballet performs George Balanchine’s play with a live orchestra.
REINDEER & MODEL TRAIN
THROUGH DEC 24 – View a model train circling a winter landscape and view live reindeer at the Swanson’s Nursery Reindeer Festival.
THROUGH DEC 24 – Throw out audience suggestions and enjoy funny twists at this improvised Christmas Carol production.
THROUGH JAN 6 – Head to the Seattle Zoo for WildLights, over 600,000 lights in animal shapes, reindeer, carolers and Santa. The Tacoma Zoo hosts Zoolights with half a million lights and displays.
THROUGH JAN 6 – Enjoy a stroll through Winterfest. See twinkling holiday lights, ice sculptors, model trains and live entertainment.
ROALD DAHL’S MATILDA
THROUGH FEB 3 – Watch this musical with everyone’s favorite kid genius, Matilda!
NEW MOVIES OPENING THIS WEEKEND
- The Possession of Hannah Grace
- Anna and the Apocalypse
- Head Full of Honey
- Sicilian Ghost Story
- Never Look Away
- People’s Republic of Desire
- Ghostbox Cowboy
- Bathtubs Over Broadway
- No Shade
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