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Holiday Things to Do in Kirkland, Washington

  • Afternoon Tea at the Heathman

    Warm up with Afternoon Tea at the Heathman Hotel this Holiday Season. Afternoon Tea is a great gift, a festive way to catch up with friends and family, and the perfect menu for small holiday get- together or gift exchanges. Make a day out of it - Join us for Afternoon Tea in the afternoon and then check out the following Holiday attractions that the Eastside has to offer!

    Served Thursday through Sunday from 12-4 pm. Afternoon Tea service is priced at $32 per adult and $19 for children 12 and under.  Reservations are required and can be made by calling Trellis at 425-284-5900.
  • November-December: Fall Getaway Package 

    Looking to relax or get some peace and quiet this Holiday season? Take the weekend off and enjoy 15% off of our luxury accommodations, plus complimentary valet parking! Whether you're escaping the in laws, spending a romantic evening with your significant other, or just visiting family in the area - our Fall Weekend Getaway Package is the perfect way to unwind this Holiday Season. Book Now! 
  • Argosy Cruise Christmas Ships: November 23rd- December 23rd 

    Holiday traditions in the Northwest start on the water with Argosy Cruises. The Argosy Cruises Christmas Ship festival is a holiday celebration that has been a Pacific Northwest tradition since 1949. Every year, the Argosy Christmas Ship sails to different Puget Sound waterfront communities, over 45 in total. Choirs onboard sing 20-minute performances to these communities, all broadcast via state-of-the-art speaker system. On shore, thousands of people gather around roaring bonfires anticipating the arrival of the Christmas Ship. Visit the Argosy Cruise Christmas Ships website for the schedule and more information. 
  • Garden d'Lights at Bellevue Botanical Gardens

    Garden d'Lights features over ½ million lights which transform the Bellevue Botanical Garden into a blossoming winter wonderland. Visitors enjoy this dazzling display each season and this year they have new visitor services buildings with new amenities. The route has changed, grown, and become more magical than ever. Visit their homepage for more information. 

  • Snowflake Lane in Bellevue: November 27th- December 24th 

    Don't miss Snowflake Lane at The Bellevue Collection, a magical evening performance for the entire family. It's a holiday spectacle of live toy soldier drummers, exhilarating music, animated snow characters, glittering lights all surrounded by snow falling every night along Bellevue Way. Nightly starting at 7 pm. Visit their homepage for more information. 

  • All Aboard for the holidays!

    Marvel at the handmade Gingerbread House in the Heathman Hotel's lobby this Holiday Season! Chef Brian Scheehser, Pastry Chef Jacquelynn Beckman and their little helpers created a one of a kind Gingerbread house to display through the New Year. Last year's house was a Lighthouse in tribute to the Pacific Northwest. They used 20 pounds of gingerbread, 50 pounds of royal icing, and 45 pounds of sugar cubes; to name a few! 
  • The 12Ks of Christmas Holiday Run in Kirkland

    The 12Ks of Christmas is the Puget Sound's premier longer distance holiday themed running and walking event while at the same time giving yourself a gift of health. Join us at the 12K's of Christmas Holiday Run! Run or walk the 5k or 12k route and then stay for the post-event celebration including a free kids dash for tots 10 years old and under, free food, music, a free photo wall and a holiday costume contest. This year's event will likely have over 25 sponsor/exhibitor booths onsite. Visit Kirkland's Holiday Run website for information on how to sign up!  
  • Christmas Dinner at Trellis: December 25th

    Celebrate the Holidays with us this year by dining at Trellis Restaurant on Christmas Day! Delve into a delicious 4 course meal featuring Dungeness Crab Bisque, Apple Sorbet, succulent Roast Rack of Lamb, Buche de Noel, and much more! Christmas Dinner will be served from 12 pm to 8 pm, $80 per person, $25 for 12 and under. Call 425-284-5900 to make reservations. 
  • Celebration Lane USA in Bellevue: December 26th- December 31st

    Don't miss Celebration Lane USA, a glittering salute to ringing in the New Year! Be sure join in on the fantastic celebration featuring a display of brilliant lights, dancing drummers, characters and all new Americana-inspired music that will have everyone rocking to the beat all while festive bubbles fall from the sky. Nightly at 7 p.m. Visit their homepage for more information. 
  • New Year's Eve Dinner at Trellis: December 31st 

    Indulge in a savory 5 course meal before you ring in the New Year! Course options include Maine Lobster Bisque, Champagne Sorbet, Filet Mignon, and Pecan Pie. Make sure to fill up before you head out to celebrate the end of 2015! View the full New Year's Eve dinner menu here. Dinner will be served from 4 pm to 10 pm, $95 per person. Call 425-284-5900 to make reservations. 
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