Christmas in Seattle - Tacoma - Puget Sound
Fun Christmas Events in Seattle/Tacoma
Recommendations to help you choose from the many special events and activities that take place during the Christmas season in the Seattle/Tacoma region.
Christmas Gift Shows and Bazaars in Seattle/Tacoma
Popular annual holiday gift shows in and around Seattle include Victorian Country Christmas and the Tacoma Holiday Food & Gift Festival.
Christmas Concerts and Performances in Seattle/Tacoma
Find out about Christmas holiday concerts and performances taking places around Seattle, including PNB's The Nutcracker and ACT Theatre's A Christmas Carol.
Holiday Light Shows in Seattle/Tacoma
Information about where to go to see colorful Christmas light displays in the Seattle/Tacoma region.
PNB's The Nutcracker - Top 10 Reasons to Go
Pacific Northwest Ballet's version of The Nutcracker is a wonderful holiday treat. Here are 10 reasons why you should go.
Winterfest at Seattle Center
Information about the annual month-long Winterfest celebration at Seattle Center, which includes the Winter Train and Village, an ice rink, lots of live music, and Winter Worldfest.
Victorian Country Christmas
Information for people planning to attend Victorian Country Christmas Festival at the Puyallup Fairgrounds, including hours, dates, admission, parking, food, shopping, and entertainment.
Holidays in the City
This web site, sponsored by Seattle's Convention and Visitors Bureau, the Downtown Seattle Association/Metropolitan Improvement District, and Seattle Center, provides a roundup of holiday events, sales, contests, and happenings in downtown Seattle.
Jingle Bell Run & Walk
This annual downtown Seattle event benefits the Arthritis Foundation Pacific Northwest Chapter.
Pacific Northwest Ballet's Nutcracker
Attending PNB's quintessential Nutcracker is a treasured holiday tradition in Seattle.
Puget Sound Christmas Tree Association
Find out where to go to buy a fresh-cut Christmas tree and other holiday greenery in Seattle, Tacoma, and the Puget Sound region.
Puget Sound Christmas Tree Farms
The King County web site provides this list of Puget Sound Christmas tree farms that grow and sell their own trees.
Seattle Christmas Ship Festival
Nightly schedule and viewing locations for this annual Christmas ship parade on the waters of Seattle.
Each year, this company puts out a hand-numbered limited edition ornament featuring a different Seattle landmark.
Seattle Times Holiday Calendar
Information and articles related to winter holiday celebrations around Seattle.
Tacoma Holiday Food & Gift Festival
This Tacoma Dome holiday gift fair is one of the first of the season, taking place in late October.
Tacoma Singing Christmas Tree
The Tacoma Singing Christmas Tree features festive Christmas carols, dancers, singers, thousands of twinkling lights, elaborate sets, full orchestra, original music, and a dramatic storyline.
West Seattle's Hometown Holidays at The Junction
The West Seattle Junction hosts three weeks of festivities that include a community tree lighting ceremony, an art walk, and special Hometown Sundays.