101 Ideas for Holiday Family Fun in Seattle - 2022 | Kids Out and About Seattle

101 Ideas for Holiday Family Fun in Seattle - 2022

 

 

 

The activities we've listed here are confirmed for this year, but many require reserving ahead of time, so click through to make arrangements. Enjoy the holidays!

If we're missing an activity that should be on our list, please email Mindy Mangan at mindy@kidsoutandabout.com. Please make sure to include a link to the event when you email. Thank you!

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Santa Sightings

Multiple dates starting Nov 11, 2022 Santa's in Town! - Alderwood 
Multiple dates starting Nov 14, 2022 Pet Nights with Santa - Alderwood
Nov 18, 2022 Santa's Arrival and Tree Lighting Event - Issaquah Commons
Multiple dates starting Nov 25, 2022  Visit Santa - Redmond Town Center 
Multiple dates starting Nov 25, 2022 Santa Photos - Town Center at Lake Forest Park
Multiple dates starting Nov 25, 2022 Santa Photos - Issaquah Commons
Multiple dates starting Nov 25, 2022 Photos with Santa - The Village at Totem Lake
Nov 26, 2022 Pike Place Market Holiday Lighting Ceremony
Nov 26, 2022 27th Annual Magic in the Market - Pike Place Market
Nov 29, 2022 2022 Silver Bells Open House - The Westin Seattle
Multiple dates starting Dec 3, 2022 Holiday Factoria - Marketplace at Factoria
Multiple dates starting Dec 3, 2022 Renton Downtown Santa House
Dec 3, 2022 Selfies with Santa - W.W. Seymour Conservatory
Dec 3, 2022 Ballard HolidayFest 2022
Dec 3, 2022 Hometown Holidays: Holiday Festival - West Seattle Junction
Dec 3, 2022 Holiday Tree Lighting & Parade - Kent Town Square Park
Dec 3, 2022 Santa Visits - Wing Luke Museum
Dec 3 & 10, 2022 Free Santa Photos + Market Shopping Gift - Pike Place Market
Multiple dates starting Dec 3, 2022 Christmastime at Bellewood 2022
Dec 4, 2022 Santa Cares Day - Alderwood
Dec 8, 2022 Hometown Holiays: Art Walk - West Seattle Junction
Dec 10, 2022 Holiday Blast with Santa - The Center at Norpoint
Dec 10, 2022 Holiday Blast with Santa - Eastside Community Center
Dec 10, 2022 Hometown Holidays: Santa's House - West Seattle Junction
   
   

 

Old-Time Christmas

Nov 19 & 20, 2022 Julefest: A Nordic Christmas Celebration - National Nordic Museum
Multiple dates starting Nov 25, 2022 Winter Train & Village - Seattle Center
Dec 3, 2022  Christmas Regale - Fort Nisqually
   

 

Light Displays

Multiple dates starting Nov 11, 2022 WildLanterns 2022 - Woodland Park Zoo
Multiple dates starting Nov 25, 2022 Zoolights 2022 - Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium
Multiple dates starting Nov 25, 2022 Christmas Ship™ Festival - Argosy Cruises
Multiple dates starting Nov 25, 2022 The Lights of Christmas 2022 - Warm Beach Camp and Conference Center
Multiple dates starting Dec 1, 2022 Winter Porch Light Parade 2022 - City of Shoreline Parks & Rec
Multiple dates starting Dec 1, 2022 Lights up at the J - Stroum JCC
Dec 2, 2022 Luminary Walk - City of Kenmore
Multiple dates starting Dec 2, 2022 Renton Holiday Lights - Gene Coulon Park
Multiple dates starting Dec 2, 2022 Evergreen Christmas Lights - Evergreen Church
Dec 3, 2022 GLOWS: Glorious Lights of West Seattle - West Seattle Junction
Multiple dates starting Dec 3, 2022 Winterfest Nightly Christmas Tree Lighting - Kirkland Downtown Association
Dec 3 & 4, 2022 Lusio Renton Lights
Dec 9, 2022 Christmas Ship™ Parade of Boats Onshore Viewing Party - Evanston Plaza
Dec 10, 2022 Light Up Kirkland! - Juanita Beach Park
Dec 10, 2022 Green Lake Pathway of Lights

 

Holiday Theatre

Dec 2, 2022 Dinner & Dancing - KidsQuest Children's Museum
Multiple dates starting Dec 2, 2022 Humbug - Renton Civic Theatre
Dec 3, 2022 Sing-Along With Santa - Tacoma Musical Playhouse
Multiple dates starting Dec 18, 2022 A Charlie Brown Christmas - Tacoma Musical Playhouse
   
   

 

Holiday Concerts

Multiple dates starting Nov 25, 2022 Live Holiday Music - Marketplace at Factoria
Nov 26, 2022 Trans-Siberian Orchestra: The Ghosts of Christmas Eve - Climate Pledge Arena 
Nov 28, 2022 2022 Family Sing-Along Concert - The Westin Seattle
Dec 1, 2022 Kalani Pe'a Christmas Show - Edmonds Center for the Arts
Dec 4, 2022 Music for the Winter Weary - W.W. Seymour Conservatory
Dec 4, 2022 SJCC + Seattle Hebrew Academy present: Maccabeats Hanukkah Concert
Dec 5, 2022 A Big Band Christmas with The Swing Reunion Orchestra
Dec 8, 2022 Celtic Christmas in Edmonds - Edmonds Center for the Arts 
Dec 9 & 10, 2022 Celebrate the Season - Alderwood Community Church
Dec 11 & 12, 2022 Cascade Symphony Orchestra: Holiday Pops
   

 

Christmas Tree Experience

Multiple dates starting Nov 19, 2022 2022 Christmas Trees - Stocker Farms
Multiple dates starting Nov 25, 2022 Craven Farm Christmas
Multiple dates starting Nov 25, 2022 Christmas Tree Season 2022 - Trinity Tree Farm
Multiple dates starting Nov 25, 2022 Allen's Tree Farm - Marketplace at Factoria
   

 

Ice Skating

Multiple dates starting Nov 18, 2022 Bellevue Downtown Ice Rink - Bellevue Downtown Park
Multiple dates starting Nov 18, 2022 Oly on Ice - Isthmus Park 
Multiple dates starting Nov 18, 2022 Pacific Ice Community Ice Rink - Pacific Rim Plaza at Waterfront Place
Multiple dates starting Nov 25, 2022 Skating Rink at The Village - Pleasant Beach Village
   

 

Hanukkah

Multiple dates starting Nov 20, 2022 Hands on Hanukkah (multiple locations) - Stroum Jewish Community Center
Multiple dates starting Nov 20, 2022 Helping Hands Hanukkah Drive - Stroum JCC
Multiple dates starting Dec 1, 2022 Lights up at the J - Stroum JCC
Dec 4, 2022 SJCC + Seattle Hebrew Academy present: Maccabeats Hanukkah Concert
Dec 7, 2022 Hannukah Art Workshop - Stroum JCC
Dec 11, 2022 Hanukkah Storytime + Sing-Along - Stroum JCC

 

Shopping & Craft Fairs

Nov 4 & 5, 2022 Fruitful Hill Artisans Handcrafted Market - Calvary Chapel Eastside
Nov 5 & 6, 2022 Holiday Bazaar - Swedish Club
Nov 19, 2022 UnderGround Holiday Market 2022
Nov 19, 2022 Greater Seattle Toy Show
Multiple dates starting Nov 19, 2022 United Indians Native Art Market - Daybreak Star Indian Cultural Center
Nov 20, 2022 November Holiday Farmers Market & Craft Fair - Town Center at Lake Forest Park
Nov 25 & 26, 2022 Candy Cane Wonderland Vendor Event - Everett Mall
Nov 25-27, 2022 GeekCraft Expo Holiday Market 2022
Nov 26, 2022 Hometowon Holidays: Shop Small Saturday - West Seattle Junction
Nov 26, 2022 Holiday Bazaar - Georgetown Trailer Park Mall
Nov 26, 2022 Small Business Saturday & Tree Lighting - Renton
Multiple dates starting Nov 26, 2022 Winter Market - Kirkland Downtown Association
Dec 3, 2022  Annual Holiday Bazaar - Sno-Valley Senior Center
Dec 3, 2022 Rainier Beach Arts & Crafts Market - Rainier Beach Community Club
Dec 3, 2022 Redmond International Winter Market - Redmond Downtown Park
Dec 3 & 4, 2022 Winter Festival & Crafts Fair - Phinney Neighborhood Association
Dec 4, 2022 Holiday Pop-Up Book & Gift Shop - Urban Family Brewing Company
Dec 10, 2022 Annual Winter Holiday Market - Occidental Mall
Dec 11, 2022 December Books-n-Brunch at Shoreline - Blue Kettle Books
Dec 18, 2022 December Holiday Farmers Market & Craft Fair - Town Center at Lake Forest Park

 

New Year's Eve

Dec 31, 2022 New Year's Eve Countdown - KidsQuest Children's Museum
Jan 6, 2023 New Year's Celebration & Balloon Drop - My Gym Kent
   

 

Miscellaneous

Nov 19, 2022 Nutcracker Ballet & Story Time - My Gym Kent
Nov 24, 2022 Turkey Trot - Magnuson Series
Nov 25 & 26, 2022 Gingerbread Workshop - KidsQuest Children's Museum
Multiple dates starting Nov 25, 2022 Win Breakfast with Santa! - Issaquah Commons
Multiple dates starting Nov 28, 2022 Magical Mondays - Town Center at Lake Forest Park
Dec 2, 2022 Twinkle Twinkle - Freeway Park
Multiple dates starting Dec 3, 2022 Holiday Creation Station - W.W. Seymour Conservatory
Dec 8, 2022 Holiday in Volunteer Park!
Dec 9, 2022 Candy Science Workshop - KidsQuest Children's Museum
Dec 10, 2022 Christmas Rush Fun Run and Walk - Kent Parks
Dec 11, 2022 2022 Jingle Bell Run - Arthritis Foundation
Dec 11, 2022 Hometown Holidays: Cocoa, Coat Drive and Garland Sale - West Seattle Junction
Dec 16, 2022 Holiday Cocoa Party - My Gym Kent
Dec 17, 2022 Cocoa and Carols - W.W. Seymour Conservatory
Dec 17, 2022 Jingle Bell Run - Wright Park
Dec 17, 2022 Holiday Fun Run - Magnuson Park

 


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