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Special Event: Computers/Technology, Community Event, For the Family
Exhibit Opening: 3D Printing @ Navy Museum
The Puget Sound Navy Museum’s newest exhibit, “Hitting Print: Navy On Board With 3D Printing,” explores the world of 3D printing, the next frontier of manufacturing. The U.S. Navy uses 3D printing to produce everything from tiny plastic clips to entire ...
Puget Sound Navy Museum
Bremerton, WA

Thu 12/12/19 - Thu 4/1/21 at 10am-4pm
Art: Museum
Transparency: An LGBTQ+ Glass Art Exhibition
Join Museum of Glass for Transparency: An LGBTQ+ Glass Art Exhibition. Organized by the National Liberty Museum, Transparency is nation’s first museum exhibition of Studio Glass works produced exclusively by artists in the LGBTQ+ community. With work by mo...
Museum of Glass
Tacoma, WA

Thu 12/12/19 - Tue 9/1/20 at 10am-5pm
Art: Gallery, Painting
JW Harrington
JW Harrington's "goal is to use color, composition, line, texture, and/or implicit allusion to get the casual viewer to stop and think. Harrington is a painter, social-science professor, and trained baritone, living, working and painting in Tacoma. Using a...
Catholic Community Services – Tahoma Center Gallery
Tacoma, WA

Thu 12/12/19 - Mon 12/30/19 at 8am-5pm
Special Event: Holiday
Christmas Tree Sale
El Centro de la Raza, located in Beacon Hill, is selling Christmas trees from November 23 through December 20 (or until supplies last). We are selling fresh and organic trees – Nordman, Noble, and Douglas Firs – available in various heights. When you purch...
El Centro de la Raza
Seattle, WA

Thu 12/12/19 - Fri 12/20/19
Special Event: Holiday, Trip
Holiday Adventure
Experience the best and brightest of Pierce County Parks newest attractions this winter at Spanaway Region Park with the Holiday Adventure package. Enjoy savings during this holiday season while making terrific memories with your family! Ice Bumper Cars, I...
Sprinker Recreation Center
Tacoma, WA

Thu 12/12/19 - Tue 12/31/19
Special Event: Community Event, Holiday, For the Family, Social Event, Ice Skating
Bellevue Downtown Ice Rink
The Bellevue Downtown Ice Rink, presented by Symetra, opens on Friday, November 29. This 23-year old holiday tradition, a signature event of the Bellevue Magic Season, features the region’s largest seasonal ice skating experience, with more than 9,000 squa...
Bellevue Downtown Park
Bellevue, WA

Thu 12/12/19 - Mon 1/20/20
Special Event: Holiday, For the Family, Community Event
Intercity Transit Jingle Bus
The Jingle Bus, a holiday-decorated Intercity Transit coach, will operate on every local transit route throughout the month of December – a different route every day – offering candy canes, free fare and holiday spirit everywhere it goes. The Jingle Bus ki...
Intercity Transit
Olympia, WA

Thu 12/12/19 - Fri 12/27/19 at 5:55am-11pm
Special Event: Animals, Holiday
Magical lights displays and a holiday tradition. See the Zoo transformed into a colorful winter wonderland with over 700,000 lights. The holiday spirit comes aglow in this magical world of dazzling 3-D animal light displays. (Closed Dec. 24.)
Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium
Tacoma, WA

Thu 12/12/19 - Sun 1/5/20 at 5pm-9pm
Art: Design
Garden d' Lights
Garden d’Lights features over half a million sparkling lights formed into the whimsical shapes of plants, flowers, birds, animals, and cascading waterfalls—all set amid the natural beauty of the Bellevue Botanical Garden. November 30-December 31, 2019,...
Bellevue Botanical Garden
Bellevue, WA

Thu 12/12/19 - Tue 12/31/19 at 4:30pm-9pm
Art: Art Show
Art Show at West Pioneer Grill, Puyallup thru Jan. 2020
Paintings by Carlene Salazar and Anne Doane are on display at West Pioneer Grill in Puyallup. (see more art in the back of the restaurant). Both award-winning artists are members of Rainier League of Arts. 109 West Pioneer, Puyallup, WA (across from Pion...
West Pioneer Grill
Puyallup, WA

Thu 12/12/19 - Thu 1/30/20 at 7am-7pm
Sports: Community Event, Children, Holiday, Ice Skating
Oly on Ice
Oly on Ice is back for another exciting season of skating with a bigger rink and even more fun! Hours of operation and prices vary, see website for additional exciting details!
Isthmus Park (Oly Ice)
Olympia, WA

Thu 12/12/19 - Mon 1/20/20
Special Event: Community Event, Holiday
Light Plantasia
Lusio presents Light Plantasia at the W.W. Seymour Botanical Conservatory. Take a stroll through the wonderland that is Light Plantasia! For 5 nights you can enjoy the botanical gardens inside the W.W. Seymour Botanical Conservatory lit with the ar...
WW Seymour Conservatory
Tacoma, WA

Thu 12/12/19 - Sun 12/15/19 at 5pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Conference, Green/Environmental
Puyallup Watershed and Salmon Symposium
The Puyallup River Watershed Council and the Puyallup and Chambers Watersheds Salmon Recovery Lead Entity are partnering to offer a two-day symposium on environmental issues and concerns, projects, plans and studies in or relevant to the Puyallup Watershed...
Pioneer Park Pavilion
Puyallup, WA

Thu 12/12/19 at 9am-3:30pm
Art: Art Show
"Rainier Legue of Arts Fall Show, 2019"
The “Annual Fall Art Show by Rainier League of Arts” will be at Premier Gallery through Dec 18, 2019. The show features over 40 pieces of art, including a wide variety of paintings plus miniature art. Great gift ideas! The gallery is located inside the ...
Puyallup Activity Center – Premier Gallery
Puyallup, WA

Thu 12/12/19 at 8am-4pm
Fri 12/13/19 at 8am-4pm
Mon 12/16/19 at 8am-4pm
Tue 12/17/19 at 8am-4pm
Wed 12/18/19 at 8am-4pm
Special Event: Holiday
2nd Annual Gingerbread House Contest on View
Come by and check out the creativity of the Auburn community. Entries will be on display at the Auburn Community & Event Center from December 2 until December 16. Stop by and vote on your favorite display in each category. Voting ends December 16 at noon. ...
Auburn Community & Event Center
Auburn, WA

Thu 12/12/19 at 6:30am-9pm
Fri 12/13/19 at 6:30am-9pm
Mon 12/16/19 at 6:30am-9pm
Music: House Music, DJ's, Free event
4/4 On The Floor: An Evening of House Music
An evening of House music to get the weekend started featuring local DJs from around Puget Sound. Food and Drinks available. Bring your dancing shoes This will be updated the closer the event gets Lineup: Ninja Kat Alkemist Stephan Tim McCarthy
The Swiss Pub
Tacoma, WA

Thu 12/12/19 at 9pm-1am
Special Event: Computers/Technology, Convention, Business
AI: Policy Matters Summit 2019
This conference will bring together leaders from across the innovation spectrum and across the state in a day-long retreat to make connections, build bridges, and expand knowledge - all focused on strengthening the state’s innovation economy. This year, th...
Seattle Airport Marriott
Seattle, WA

Thu 12/12/19 at 8:30am-5pm
Special Event: Community Event
Alzheimer's Association Caregiver Support Group
Caring for someone with memory loss? Do you need information and support? Alzheimer’s Association family caregiver support groups provide a consistent and caring place for people to learn, share and gain emotional support from others who are also on a uniq...
HUB Center for Seniors
Belfair, WA

Thu 12/12/19 at 1pm-2:30pm
Thu 1/9/20 at 1pm-2:30pm
Thu 2/13/20 at 1pm-2:30pm
Special Event: Education, Living History, Gaming
Arrested: Escape Fort Nisqually
Arrested: Escape Fort Nisqually, from the people who brought you the critically-acclaimed and award-winning escape game, Trapped, players are transported back in time once again. Fort Nisqually employee John McLeod has been arrested by the Washington terr...
Fort Nisqually Living History Museum
Tacoma, WA

Thu 12/12/19 - Sat 12/14/19 at 6pm-9:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Buddhist Guide for Surviving the Holidays
The winter holidays are meant to be times of joy and peace, but in reality we can often find ourselves stressed and upset – quite the opposite of what we intend! Buddhist meditation is widely known for its techniques for calming the mind, but very few p...
Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center
Tacoma, WA

Thu 12/12/19 at 7pm-8:15pm
Fri 12/13/19 at 7pm-8:15pm
Thu 12/19/19 at 7pm-8:15pm
Fri 12/20/19 at 7pm-8:15pm
Thu 12/26/19 at 7pm-8:15pm

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