‘Tis the Weekend for Entertainment in Seattle


Celebrate Seattle’s wondrously mild winter weather by going out! Whether you’re catching a show at the Paramount, dancing the night away in Capitol Hill, or introducing the kids to gingerbread villages, this is the weekend to be out and about in Seattle.
View all weekend events on HurryOut 

DIRTY DANCING

Where: The Paramount
When: December 20 – February 1
Cost: $25+
Open in HurryOut

A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL

Where: 5th Avenue Theater
When: Every day until December 30th
Cost: $29+
Open in HurryOut



THE BRUCE LEE EXHIBIT

Where: Wing Luke Museum
When: Every Tues-Sat until February 28th (except certain days)
Cost: $11+
Open in HurryOut



POP DEPARTURES

Where: Queen Anne
When: Every Wed-Sun until January 11
Cost: Ticket prices vary
Open in HurryOut



LAND OF THE SWEETS: THE BURLESQUE NUTRACKER

Where: The Triple Door
When: December 11-27 (except certain days)
Cost: $50-$65)
Open in HurryOut

A(N IMPROVISED) CHRISTMAS CAROL

Where: Pikes Place Market
When: Fridays and Saturdays
Cost: $15
Open in HurryOut

DOUG LOVES MOVIES PODCAST TAPING

Where: The Neptune
When: December 19th
Cost: $20
Open in HurryOut

ALL VINYL SALSA NIGHT

Where: Century Ballroom
When: December 20th
Cost: $12-$17
Open in HurryOut

HOLIDAY CAROUSEL

Where: Westlake Park
When: Every day until January 1 (except certain days)
Cost: $3
Open in HurryOut

WILDLIGHTS AT WOODLAND PARK ZOO

Where: Woodland Park Zoo
When: Every day until January 4 (except certain days)
Cost: Ticket prices vary
Open in HurryOut

Want more?

Check out the full list of weekend activities on HurryOut

The best New Year’s Eve Seattle has ever had.


New Year’s Eve in Seattle is like nowhere else. Whether you welcome the new year while laughing at the city’s finest improv, or dancing in time with some of the best DJs in the world, you’ll be doing it Seattle style.
View ALL New Year’s Eve on HurryOut

TANGO MASQUERADE BALL

Where: Ballard
Time: 9:00pm
Cost: $35-$45
Open in HurryOut

Dance away 2014 to the sultry sounds of tango in Ballard’s Oddfellows Hall. The masked social dance begins at 9:30, with a tango performance at 11pm. 




CHAMPAGNE SHENNANIGANS: MAGIC SHOW AND MURDER MYSTERY DINNER EVENT

Where: Pioneer Square
Time: 7:30pm
Cost: $95
Open in HurryOut

An evening of murder, mystery, and magic! Solve the crime during dinner, and enjoy the stunning performance by Nate Jester, award-winning Seattle magician and former act on America’s Got Talent!

INDULGENCE NEW YEAR’S EVE BASH

Where: Seattle Center
Time: 8pm
Cost: $69-$350
Open in HurryOut

With 5 parties, 4 entertainment areas, a live comedy theater, and over 25 bars, this massive annual Seattle party is truly a night of indulgence .

XTREME NEW YEAR’S EVE THEATERSPORTS

Where: Pike Place Market
Time: 9pm
Cost: $32-$45
Open in HurryOut

This is Seattle’s only fast paced comedy improv battle with 20 improvisers split up into 4 teams and scored with cards marked 0-5 by the audience. Xtreme teams will perform from 10pm to almost midnight when the countdown begins.

A NEON NEW YEAR’S EVE

Where: Fremont
Time: 9pm
Cost: $20-$25
Open in HurryOut

A NEON New Year’s Eve show featuring Nite Wave, The West and DJ Indica Jones, at Fremont’s one and only Nectar Lounge.

More New Year’s Eve Events on HurryOut

25+ New Year’s Eve events in and around Seattle.

Thermometers are dropping but Seattle is hopping with holiday events this weekend


Consider these the creme de la creme of holiday festivities in Seattle. Between craft markets, holiday improv shows, and traditional holiday dinners, chance is you’ll find something you like. 

URBAN CRAFT UPRISING

Where: Seattle Center
When: December 6th-7th
Cost: Free
View Event



Seattle’s largest indie craft show convenes this weekend at the Seattle Center Exhibition Hall. This awesome event features artists, makers, and designers from all around. Avoid the big box stores during your holiday shopping and browse hundreds of vendors who make what they love and love what they make. 

WINTERFEST AT SEATTLE CENTER

Where: Seattle Center
When: Every day until December 31st
Free admission to most events
View Event



Events at Winterfest 2014 run the gamut of holiday entertainmentfrom Mexican folkloric dancing, circus and acrobatic arts, to traditional Croatian dancing. And if you’re dressed warmly enough, don’t miss a twirl around the ice rink and a tour of the ice sculpturesthe most appropriate form of artistic expression during winter!

WILDLIGHTS

Where: Woodland Park Zoo
When: Every day until January 4th, 5:30pm-8:30pm
Cost: Ticket prices vary
View Event



Experience the delights of Woodland Park Zoo like never before! Explore the wildest corners of the zoo as they’re lit up by thousands of LED lights. 

SWEDISH HOLIDAY DINNER

Where: Queen Anne
When: December 5th, 6pm-8pm
Cost: $20-$50
View Event



Join in a traditional Swedish style holiday dinner! Julbord literally means ‘Christmas table’ and you won’t want to miss it! RSVP only, and tickets go fast.

CHRISTMASTOWN: A HOLIDAY NOIR

Where: Greenlake
When: December 5th-7th, Showtimes vary
Cost: $5-$32
View Event



A different take on a holiday story, performed at the historic Bathhouse Theater on the banks of Green Lake. 

A(N IMPROVISED) CHRISTMAS CAROL

Where: Pikes Place Market
When: Fridays and Saturdays, 8:30pm-10pm
Cost: $15
View Event



We all know the story of Charles Dickens’ classic, “A Christmas Carol”. Or do we? This is YOUR version of the well-known holiday story. 

BARTER FAIR AND HOLIDAY PARTY

Where: Ballard
When: December 7th, 5pm-8pm
Cost: Free
View Event



What could you make for the barter fair and holiday party? Do you make jam? chocolates? pies? cheese? beer? Do you make jewelry? do you knit? Does your pig find truffles in the forest? Can you walk a neighbor’s dog? House sit? Baby sit? would you teach fiddling? or cooking? Any of these and other things and services like it would be great to trade at the Barter Fair!


Not enough? Check out the full list of this weekend’s activities on HurryOut