Tag Archives: Greenlake Pathway of Lights

December 21-23, 2012

Model Train Festival
FRI-JAN 01 Miniature villages transport you back to the days when the iron horse was king. At the Washington State History Museum in Tacoma. Map

Firwood Alpaca Farm Christmas Store
THRU DEC 30 You can feed the alpacas and shop for unique gifts made from alpaca fiber. Kids love these gentle animals. Located in Fife, about 30 min South of Seattle. Map

Christmas Ship onshore viewing
See the lighted and decorated Christmas ship and listen to the live choir. Last weekend.
o 8:20-8:40 Magnuson Beach Park
o 3:55-4:25 Kirkland Marina Park
o 4:55-5:15 Madison Park
o 9:35-9:55 Madrona Beach Park
o 4:05-4:25 Yarrow Point Park
o 4:45-5:05 Waverly Beach Park
o 8:45-9:05 West Montlake Park
o 9:45-10:05 Gas Works Park Grand Finale

Holiday Displays and Festivals
o Holiday Lighting Displays
o Seattle Center Winterfest [Map]
o Bellevue Magic Season [Map]
o Bellevue Botanical Garden d’Lights [Map]
o Woodland Park Zoo Wildlights [Map]
o Christmas Ship Festival
o Gingerbread Village [Map]
o Clam Lights [Map]
o Issaquah Reindeer Festival [ Map]
o Firwood Alpaca Farm Christmas Store [Map]
o Point Defiance Zoolights [Map]
o Lights of Christmas at Warm Beach [ Map]

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December 7-9, 2012

Great Figgy Pudding Street Corner Caroling Competition
FRI Dozens of caroling teams compete with all donations to benefit the Pike Market Senior Center and downtown food bank. 5pm to 8:30pm at Westlake Park. Map

Christmas Ship onshore viewing
See the lighted and decorated Christmas ship flotilla and listen to the live choir from the shore. Many viewing locations will have bonfires.
o 8:05-8:25 Manchester City Park
o 9:15-9:35 Don Armeni Park
o 4:35-4:44 Lowman Beach Park
o 5:25-5:45 Alki Beach Park
o 9:00-9:20 Winslow Waterfront Beach
o 10:15-10:35 Seattle Aquarium
o 6:00-6:20 Carkeek Park
o 6:30-6:50 Blue Ridge

Celebrations Holiday Home Tour
FRI Tour unique Eastside homes decorated for the holidays. Proceeds benefit Eastside Assistance League. Map

MEHVA Santa’s Lights Tour
SAT Santa Claus takes time out from his busy schedule at the North Pole for a 3-hour tour of Seattle’s best Christmas lights. Buses depart at 7 p.m. from 2nd Ave. S. and S. Main St., across from the Seattle Fire Department Headquarters. Map

Greenlake Pathway of Lights
SAT The lighting of the path around Green Lake will take place rain or shine. Admission is free. Join thousands of families, friends, and neighbors in this beloved Seattle tradition and travel the 2.8-mile path around the lake, taking in the warm glow of the luminaria. Visitors to the event are encouraged to bring their own lights and candles to add to the ambiance. Map

Seattle Public Library Holiday Book Sale
SAT Browse a special selection of items sold at bargain prices including cook books, CDs, DVDs, art books, quality children’s books and much more. In the Seattle Center Lopez room, one of the Northwest rooms located next to Key Arena. Map

Seattle Humane Society Home for the Holidays
SAT Adopt a new pet with adoption fees waived on all adult cats plus photos with Santa Paws at Seattle Humane Society in Bellevue. Map