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What's Up This Weekend: Your Seattle Guide Dec. 9th-11th

Welcome to our weekend events guide, where we share what's up around Seattle. If we're missing something fun, email us at

Now through Jan. 28

Bellevue Downtown Ice Rink

  • 25-year Bellevue holiday tradition
  • Reserve your tickets here
  • Season Pass is $129

Now through Jan. 2

Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium Lights

  • "The magic of 800,000 lights"
  • Reserve online timed tickets here
  • Parking is free

Photos: Zoolights sparkle at Tacoma's Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium

Now through Dec. 24

Snowflake Lane

  • Free to attend
  • Nightly at 7 p.m.
  • Between Bellevue Square and Lincoln Square

Photos: Enjoy the magic of Bellevue's Snowflake Lane every night through Christmas Eve

Now through Dec. 30

Burlesque Nutcracker at The Triple Door

  • "Land of the Sweets: The Burlesque Nutcracker"
  • The Nutcracker like you've never seen it before!
  • Ticket prices and showtimes vary, available for purchase online here

Saturday, Dec. 10

SantaCon 2022

  • Join the tradition of gathering downtown amongst fellow Santas and getting your drink on!
  • Anytime between noon and midnight
  • Tickets start at $15, available for purchase online here