Seattle Events Calendar

January 2015

Happy New Year! Our Seattle Events Calendar January gives you lots of information on events to help you and your family ring in the new year. How about fireworks or a Polar Bear Dive into Lake Washington!

January offers shows, concerts, family activities and much more - enough to keep you busy every day and then some! Grab a cup of your favorite hot beverage, a pen, your calendar, and pick your favorites.

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Half Price Tickets for Seattle Events

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22nd Annual Gingerbread Village - "Jingle All The Way"

Sheraton Seattle Gingerbread Village

November 25 - January 5
Open for viewing 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Sheraton Seattle Hotel, 1400 Sixth Avenue

Local architecture firms team up with the Sheraton Seattle culinary team to design, bake, and build amazing gingerbread creations. Vote for your favorite.

Wildlights at Woodland Park Zoo

November 28 - January 4
5:30pm - 8:30pm (Closed on Dec. 24 & 25)
Adults: $9.50
Children ages 3-12: $6.50
Toddlers 2 and under: Free
N. 50th St. and Phinney Ave. N

Wildlights features wild animals and places created with thousands of sparkling LED lights. There willl be indoor and outdoor displays, food, entertainment, and two real live visiting reindeer, Lucky and Christi . The zoo's historic carousel will be open for rides.

Garden D'Lights - Bellevue Botanical Gardens

November 29 - January 3
$5, ages 10 and younger free
Tickets go on sale Oct. 15 at
12001 Main St., Bellevue

Avoid long lines by purchasing tickets online ahead of time. Free nights are Dec. 1,2,3, 4, and 8,9,10,11 - first come, first served.

Resolution Run 5K & Optional 'Trip-n-Dip' Polar Bear Dive

Thursday, January 1
9:00am Registration and packet pickup
10:30am Start of 5K Run events
Magnuson Park
6344 NE 74th St.

Celebrate the New Year with a 5K run and an optional dive into Lake Washington just before the finish line. Post-race events include a free kids dash, heated changing room tent, a beer garden, free hot chocolate, and a free chili feed.

5th Avenue - Sing-A-Long Sound of Music

January 2 - January 4
5th Avenue Theatre
1308 5th Avenue

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Fremont First Friday Art Walk

January 2 - December 4
First Friday of every month, 6pm - 9pm
Rain or shine!

Georgetown Second Saturday Art Attack

January 10 - December 12
6pm - 9pm
Just off I-5 along Airport Way South and S. Corson

This Georgetown Art Walk takes place on the second Saturday of each month and features a variety of visual, performing, and applied arts.

Seattle Opera - Tosca

January 10 - January 24
McCaw Hall
321 Mercer St, Seattle Center

Discount tickets available at Goldstar!

Seattle Wedding Show

Seattle Wedding Show

Saturday, January 10 and Sunday, January 11
10am - 5:30pm, Saturday
10:30am - 5:pm, Sunday
$17 per person (12 and under, free)
Tickets can be purchased at the door.
Washington State Convention Center
800 Convention Place, 7th and Pike

The West Coast's premier wedding show. Everything you can think of for weddings all under one roof!

Peter White

January 15 - January 18
Dimitriou's Jazz Alley
203 6th Ave.

Dimitriou's Jazz Alley welcomes acoustic jazz guitarist Peter White touring in support of his 2012 release, Here We Go.

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41st Annual Model Railroad Show

January 17 - January 19
Included in the price of general admission
Pacific Science Center
200 Second Ave N, Seattle Center

Visitors will experience model railroad layouts, displays, hands-on crafts and activities in every building at Pacific Science Center. All ages will enjoy this Northwest family tradition.

Broadway at the Paramount - Dirty Dancing

January 20 - February 1
Paramount Theatre
911 Pine St.

Children's Film Festival Seattle

Children's Film Festival Seattle

January 22 - February 7
Admission to most festival programs is $8 for kids, $11 for adults, and $6 for Northwest Film Forum members.
Most programs take place at various Capitol Hill cinemas.

Seattle Children's Theatre - Mwindo

January 22 - February 15
Seattle Children's Theatre at Seattle Center
201 Thomas St.

A centuries old African tale featuring heroic beings and fantastical creatures. For ages 9 and up.

Check Goldstar for discount tickets to this show!

Seattle Boat Show

Seattle Fun - Seattle Boat Show
Courtesy Seattle Boat Show

January 23 - February 1
Weekdays: 11am-8pm
Saturday: 10am-8pm
Sunday, Jan. 25: 10am-6pm
Sunday, Feb 1: 10am-3pm
Adults $12; Youth (11-17) $5; Kids 10 & under free
Qwest Field Events Center and South Lake Union

The West Coast's largest boat show, there will be more than 1,000 watercraft indoors at CenturyLink Field Event Center and afloat on South Lake Union.

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Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra: "Quincy Jones and Ray Charles on Jackson Street"

Edmonds Center for the Arts

Humble Boy

January 29 - February 15
Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays at 7:30pm; Sunday matinee at 2:00pm
Seattle Public Theater at the Bathhouse
7312 W. Greenlake Dr. N

Lifting liberally from Hamlet, this nimble and offbeat comedy set in an English garden estate introduces a socially awkward scientist who deftly links the cosmology of bees to black holes, but cannot fathom the mysteries of love and family.


Saturday, January 31
Session 1: 12:00-4:00pm
Session 2: 5:30pm-9:30pm
$35 in Advance at BrownPaperTickets; $40 at the door
Admission includes ten 4oz. tastes and a commemorative tasting glass
Bell Harbor International Conference Center
2211 Alaskan Way, Pier 66

Washington breweries serve up samples of their Belgian-style beers brewed with Belgian yeast. Must be 21yrs. of age or older.

Twisted Flicks

Last weekend of the month at 8:00pm
Wing-It Productions
5510 University Way NE

Twisted Flicks is a combination of live improv and old "B" movies. A classic, cheesy "B" movie is shown on the full-size movie screen without its original soundtrack. The Flick team of professional improvisers sits in the front row and creates all new dialog and sound effects based on audience suggestions. Suitable for all ages.

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