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Point Defiance ZOO LIGHTS!

Feel the magic! Bundle up and stroll the Zoo as it comes aglow with more than a half-million lights. Be inspired by dazzling, 100% LED-bulb animal-themed displays, including our 3-D displays of a swooping bald eagle, a regal polar bear family, and a Sumatran tiger head. Warm up in the steamy South Pacific Aquarium, ride a camel or take a ... Read More »

PNB Nutcracker

Love It Again, For The Last Time Year after year, family and friends share the wonder and beauty of the holidays with PNB’s world-famous Nutcracker. Created by Founding Artistic Director Kent Stowell and favorite children’s author and illustrator Maurice Sendak, PNB’s one-of-a-kind Nutcracker has been dazzling Northwest audiences for 31 years. Join us for the final season of PNB’s beloved ... Read More »

A Christmas Carol at the ACT Theatre

Join us for a Seattle tradition: a ripping good telling of the classic story of Ebenezer Scrooge, the curmudgeonly businessman who requires the intervention of a few spectral guides to understand the true meaning of Christmas and life. Well over a century after its writing, Dickens’ classic tale of hope and redemption continues to remind us what’s really worth celebrating—at the ... Read More »

Bellevue’s Snowflake Lane

SNOWFLAKE LANE At The Bellevue Collection November 28 – December 24 Nightly at 7 p.m. On the street between Bellevue Square, Lincoln Square and Bellevue Place in Bellevue, Washington Don’t miss the 10th Anniversary of Snowflake Lane at The Bellevue Collection, our magical evening performance for the entire family. It’s a holiday spectacle of live toy soldier drummers, exhilarating music, ... Read More »


This family-oriented version of the 1947 Christmas story features a nice old man who claims to be Santa Claus, and a young girl who doesn’t believe. When a department store Santa is fired for coming to work drunk, an indignant Kris Kringle takes the job.  But his claims that he isn’t pretending land him in court! Christmas itself is on ... Read More »

Argosy Cruises Christmas Ships!

Join Argosy Cruises in 2014 aboard the Christmas Ship™ or one of the Parade ships that follow, or join with friends and neighbors to gather together for your own caroling tradition. If you own your own boat, feel welcome to add lights to your vessel and join in the festival and help form the largest holiday floating parade in the ... Read More »

Macy’s Star Lighting

After the My Macy’s Day Parade with WARM 106.9, and after a day of shopping we invite you to gather around outside of 4th and Pine for the annual lighting of the Macy’s holiday star followed by fireworks, weather permitting of course. Designed in 1957, the star measures 60 feet across and 161 feet high and contains 3,600 light bulbs, ... Read More »

Restaurants with Thanksgiving Menus & Offers

Looking to eat out on THANKSGIVING?  Open Table has you covered with over 60 area restaurants, menus and offers for the Holiday.  Check out the list (HERE).  Many require reservations, so book as soon as you can. Read More »

Turkey Day Marathons & 5k’s

In addition to the Seattle Marathon/Half Marathon ‘Wattle Waddle’, there are SEVERAL runs/walks taking place on THANKSGIVING DAY!  From Bellevue, Tacoma to Seattle, they take place in multiple areas around the PUGET SOUND.  Take a look here. Bellevue – Beat the Bird Issaquah – Issaquah Turkey Trot Seattle 5K – Seattle Turkey Trot Seattle half/marathon – Wattle Waddle Tacoma 5K/1K ... Read More »

WARM 106.9 Welcomes Santa at MarketPlace @ Factoria

Join Warm 106.9 and Fa la la la Laurie to welcome Santa to The MarketPlace @ Factoria at Factoria Blvd SE & SE 41st St in Bellevue on Saturday, November 29th from 1pm-3pm! Celebrate the holidays this year at Bellevue’s family-friendly shopping mall, the MarketPlace at Factoria. With stores big and small, over a dozen great dining options and a ... Read More »