From open-air ice skating and trees aglow with lights to drummer-lined streets and nightly "snowfall", Bellevue is bursting with holiday cheer during the winter season. Festivities begin in late November and continue through January. Below is an overview of Bellevue's major annual holiday events. To view more specific details and a schedule of this year's upcoming holiday events, click here.
Bellevue Magic Season
A holiday tradition produced by the Bellevue Downtown Association, Bellevue Magic Season returns each year with six festive weeks of brilliant lights, glistening ice, memorable music and spectacular performances.
Glide to the music with family and friends at the Magic Season Ice Arena. This skating rink, located in Ashwood Park, is the region's only open-air holiday ice skating experience. The festive venue offers shelter for all-weather skating and is home to a series of special events, themed activities, and skating lessons.
Holiday Theatre Performances
Connect with the arts at The Theatre at Meydenbauer Center with a selection of holiday dance, music and theatre performances by local and regional performing artists.
Watch nature blossom into color during the winter months at Garden d'Lights at the Bellevue Botanical Garden. The lights festival features over a half million lights that transform the flowers, trees, and bushes into a winter wonderland.
KidsQuest's Gingerbread Lane
Snowflake Lane and Celebration Lane
Kick off the holiday season with KidsQuest Children's Museum's Family Gingerbread House Workshops at the Hyatt Regency Bellevue. Work together with family or friends to decorate a unique gingerbread house to take home for the holidays.
Snowflake Lane at The Bellevue CollectionJoin in the 10th Anniversary of Snowflake Lane at The Bellevue Collection, a magical evening performance taking place nightly on the streets of downtown Bellevue. Snowflake Lane features more than 200 live toy soldier drummers, costumed characters, lively music, falling snow and glittering lights. Plus, don't miss the holiday performance by the Jingle Belles.
Celebration Lane at The Bellevue CollectionAfter Christmas (December 26 - 31) the fun continues with Celebration Lane at The Bellevue Collection. This nightly event is a celebratory salute to the New Year with a display of brilliant lights and music that has everyone rocking to the beat with added fun as the drummers and characters dance to lively songs.
Browse the event calendar below to see more details regarding this year's Holiday event schedule:RSS
May 14, 2017
- The Melting Pot
- 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM