Holiday 2021 Events Near You – Seattle, Sac & Bay Area
Hello! Here we are in the last month of the year. We made it! It’s time to celebrate!
Grab a Gig and go check out these fun December/holiday events and activities* near you. Check the websites to confirm prices and times.
Holiday Events in Seattle
Dec 7 - Dec 26, various times
Dickens Christmas Carol - presented by ACT Theatre
This holiday tradition returns to the Allen Theatre for its 46th year!
Dec 12, 1:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
Charlie Brown Christmas - presented by Jose Gonzales Trio
Get ready to groove to the sounds of Venice Guaraldi’s holiday classic, “A Charlie Brown Christmas” played in its entirety.
Dec 12, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Holiday Pops - presented by Seattle Symphony
Enjoy holiday favorites and traditional carols in Benaroya Hall at this joyful concert.
Dec 12, 2:00 p.m.
Christmastown: A Holiday Noir - presented by Seattle Public Theater
The holiday “noir-inspired holiday thriller” favorite returns. Seattle Times has called it “the best new holiday romp of the year.”
Second and third weekends in December, 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Holiday at Fay - presented by Bainbridge Island Metro Park & Recreation District
$20 per vehicle (registration required)
Enjoy this event from the warmth of your own car (or Gig!) at this drive-through event at Fay Bainbridge Park.
Dec 18, 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Holiday Fun Run - presented by Magnuson Series
Join this holiday run at Magnuson Park. We hear there is a hot chocolate bar at the end!
Dec 21 - 26, various times
Jinkx and Dela Holiday Show Live
BenDeLaCreme and Jinkx Monsoon are in town with comedy and brand new songs!
Holiday Events in the SF Bay Area
Nov 26 - Dec 26, various times
A Christmas Carol - presented by BroadwaySF
Don’t miss the dazzling staging that includes 12 cherished Christmas carols in this adaptation of the classic.
Nov 17 - Dec 12, various times
Charles Dickens’ Great Expectations - presented by The Stage (San Jose Stage Company)
Don’t miss this delightful two-hour show.
Dec 5, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Food Trucks + Stuff Holiday Event - presented by the Alice Collective
Featuring local small business makers and food vendors.
Dec 6, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
16th Annual Tree of Hope Lighting Celebration - presented by Grace Cathedral and Rainbow World Fund
Come see the largest origami holiday tree in the world! The tree will be at Grace Cathedral through January 8, 2022.
Dec 11, 11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Mountain View Caltrain Station
German Holiday Market - presented by German International School of Silicon Valley
Step into Germany for a day and enjoy handcrafted gifts and toys, chocolate, German sausages and mulled wine, and more!
Dec 11, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Holiday Tree Lighting & Laser Light Show - presented by Jack London Oakland
Enjoy live entertainment, take selfies with the Christmas bear and Rudolph, and we hear Santa may make an appearance.
Dec 18, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Holiday Faire - presented by Bizerkeley Vegan
Enjoy a fun day of shopping while supporting local crafters and makers.
Dec 24, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Elf - presented by Holiday Movie Night in the Beer Garden
$60 per table
Includes snacks, pizza, hot drinks, and sweets!
Holiday Events in Sacramento
Nov 24 - Dec 24, 6:00 p.m.
Theatre of Lights - presented by Dignity Health and Downtown Sacramento Partnership at Old Sacramento Waterfront
This free holiday lighting extravaganza happens on K Street between Front and 2nd Streets. Don’t miss the live dramatization of “Twas the Night Before Christmas” on the balconies above K Street.
Dec 9, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Holiday in the Park - presented by Arden Park Recreation and Park District at Arden Park
Local music and talent will take the stage, pictures with Santa, tree lighting, hot chocolate, and crafts for kids!
Dec. 10-14, 8:00 p.m.
KSGMC 202.1 FM: Holiday Hits with a Splash of Sass - presented by Sacramento Gay Men’s Chorus
This modern, family-friendly “radio show” features traditional seasonal favorites and showstoppers.
Dec 10-22, 4:30 p.m.
Wild Nights and Holiday Lights - presented by Friends of the Folsom Zoo Sanctuary
This family-friendly event at the Folsom City Zoo Sanctuary features thousands of colorful lights, an enchanted forest, carolers, and a chance to learn more about the animals.
Dec 19, 6:00 p.m.
Elf (2003) - presented by Crest Theatre
Everyone’s favorite Buddy the elf on the big screen!
Dec 21, 7:00 p.m.
Elf - Movie Night at Urban Roots Brewing & Smokehouse
Ugly Christmas sweaters and festive attire encouraged!
Dec 23, 7:00 p.m.
Muppet Christmas Carol (1992) - Presented by Crest Theatre
The muppets tell their version of a classic Christmas tale.
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