The Christmas season is upon us and if you are like me, you want to take part in all the festivities you can.  Luckily, our area has no shortage of fun events for young and old alike that are sure to make everyone jolly.  Be sure to check out the list below and mark your calendars!


December 6th, 2019 (7pm- 7:20pm)

Blue Friday @ Snowflake Lane

The Bellevue Collection-610 Bellevue Way Northeast, Bellevue

Come out and watch the show filled with sparkling lights, dance performances from the Seahawks dancers and Santa himself dressed up as the 12th man. Be sure to wear your favorite Seahawks gear and enjoy the show.   https://www.eventbrite.com/e/blue-friday-at-snowflake-lane-tickets-83925648875

 

December 7th, 2019 (12pm-7pm)

Holiday Market and Lighted Santa Parade

Downtown Puyallup- 107 North Meridian, Puyallup

Come to downtown Puyallup and shop for local crafts, baked goods and another special gifts at the Holiday market located in Pioneer Park.  At 5pm head to the sidewalk to watch amazed as lighted floats, marching bands and antique tractors lead the way for Saint Nick to arrive on a Central Pierce firetruck! https://www.puyallupmainstreet.com/signature-events/lighted-santa-parade/

 

December 14th – 24th 2019 (times vary)

A Charlie Brown Christmas @ Tacoma Musical Playhouse

7116 6th Ave, Tacoma, WA 98406

Come join the actors playing your favorite Peanuts characters as they dig at the true meaning of Christmas and bring the holiday spirit to their families and your own. https://tmp.org/index.php/2019-2020-special-events/

 

Ongoing through January 5th, 2020 (5pm-9pm)

Zoolights @ Point Defiance Zoo

5400 North Pearl Street, Tacoma

Have you ever saw a 22-foot-wide crab made of Christmas lights?? Walked through a 90-foot tunnel of lights??  Head to this magical light display to see these and other amazing creations while also visiting with animals and fish from all over the world.  While you’re there to be sure to visit the S’mores area for a tasty treat. https://www.pdza.org/event/zoolights/

 

Ongoing through December 31st, 2019 (various times)

THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride

Mt. Rainier Railroad and Logging Museum

54124 Mountain Hwy E, Elbe, WA 98330

Dress in your warmest Christmas pajamas and jump on-board this magical, immersive 90-minute journey aboard THE POLAR EXPRESS™.  The train departs from Elbe, WA and offers hot chocolate and cookies as you listen to the story of THE POLAR EXPRESS™, while also being entertained by the on-board chefs. Upon reaching The North Pole, Santa will hop aboard for a visit and gift each child their very own silver bell. Reservations are required. https://mtrainierrailroad.com/polar-express/