Embark on a festive journey in Seattle, where multiple holiday events await all ages this December. Whether you're drawn to the markets, theatre performances, or family-friendly activities, Seattle offers a diverse array of experiences tailored to every taste.With our helpful guide, you can immerse yourself in the holiday spirit as the city comes alive and ensure you don’t miss out on any of the seasonal fun.
Seattle's holiday markets provide not just a shopping experience, but a chance to embrace the warmth and joy of the season in the heart of the city. The Seattle Black Artists Market held at The Opera Center on December 16, offers a unique blend of artisanal craft sand seasonal treasures. For an extended experience, Crafty’s Handmade Holidays Market spanning December 18-22 at Pike Place Market promises a creative collection of handmade gifts and crafts. If you're seeking traditional holiday magic, the Seattle Christmas Market is a must-visit, showcasing a wide array of gifts and treats. Enticed by these events but unsure where to park when you get there? With PayByPhone’s Map feature, you can look up your destination within the app ahead of time, and search for available parking nearby. That way you can soak up all the holiday fun, without worrying about parking when you get there!
For those who enjoy a live show, Seattle’s theatre scene offers a wealth of performances over the month of December. At McCaw Hall, the Pacific Northwest Ballet brings to life the timeless classic, "The Nutcracker" on select nights through December 27. For a more traditional festive show, the ATC Theatre presents "A Christmas Carol" until December 24, for a heartwarming and timeless holiday classic. Meanwhile, McCawHall hosts "Elf in Concert", a musical interpretation of the charming film ‘Elf’ on December 29 and 30.
Seattle's festive season also features many family-friendly events that promise a great time for everyone. Winterfest, extending through December 31, transforms the city into a winter wonderland at the Seattle Center, offering a blend of activities and entertainment suitable for all ages. Experience the magic of Snowflake Lane at Bellevue Collection through December 24, where a nightly parade, twinkling lights, and festivities bring the spirit of the season to life. For a heartwarming theatrical event, the Seattle Children’s Theatre presents "A Very Electric Christmas" until December 31. These family affairs provide the perfect opportunity to enjoy the festive atmosphere and soak up everything the holiday season the city has to offer.
From artisan markets to theater performances and family events, Seattle offers something for everyone. Ensure you don’t miss a beat in the hustle and bustle by worrying about your parking. With just a few taps on your mobile device in the PayByPhone app, you can add time to your parking session, so you can focus on exploring holiday fun without the stress of rushing back to your vehicle. Take advantage of all the festivities with the help of PayByPhone, and savor the unique and heartwarming experiences that make this time of year inSeattle truly special.