As I was spending Christmas holidays at home, I compiled a list of places to go see the holiday lights in/around Seattle.
This is one of the largest Xmas lights shows in US and it came to Seattle for the first time.
Viewing hours : Nov 23 – Dec 30th, 4 PM – 10 PM
Attractions: Christmas light maze, Xmas market, ice skating rink, food, beverages
Venue: Safeco Field Seattle and Arlington
The Bellevue Botanical Garden becomes a brilliant winter wonderland, transformed by half a million of colorful, tiny twinkling lights.
Attractions : musical entertainment, hot beverages.
Viewing hours : Nov 24 – Dec 30, 4:30 PM – 9 PM
Venue: Botanical garden, Bellevue
Candy Cane Lane – This is my fav!
Since 1949, Candy Cane Lane has been lighting up the Christmas scene of Seattle. In 2018, the decoration theme is Nutcracker.
Viewing hours : Dec 8th until Jan 1st.
M-Th: 4:00pm – 9:30pm
F-Su: 4:00pm – 11:00pm *Music stops at 9:00pm on all days.
Venue: NE Ravenna Blvd & Park Rd NE, Seattle 98105
The 26th Annual Gingerbread Village
Viewing hours :
November 19, Unveil
November 20th-December 20th, 9 a.m to 9 p.m.
December 21st– December 27th, 9 a.m to 7 p.m
December 28th– January 1st, 9 a.m to 5 p.m. |
Venue: Sheraton Grand Seattle
The largest holiday 2-mile drive-through display in the Northwest
Viewing hours : Nov. 22, 2018 – Jan. 1, 2019 5:30-9:00 p.m.
Venue : Spanaway Park in Puyallup
Point Defiance Zoolights
You need to get out of the car and it is close to the coast, so dress for the cold and enjoy!
Viewing hours : Nov 23 – Jan 6, 2019 5 PM – 9 PM
Venue : Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Tacoma, WA
Wild Waves Holiday lights
Viewing hours : Dec. 1 – 30, 2018 5 PM – 9 PM
Venue: Wild waves theme and water park, Federal Way, Washington