Community Events

An Italian Christmas by SCC

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff
Buon NataleSaturday, December 9, 2017 – 8:00 p.m.
Saint Mark’s Episcopal Cathedral
1245 10th Ave East, Seattle
The Seattle Choral Company continues their holiday tradition with their 10th annual Cathedral Christmas concert present-ed at Saint Mark’s Episcopal Cathedral. This year’s program, “Buon Natale: An Italian Christmas,” will explore centuries of musical contributions made by Italians and Italian-Americans.
“Buon Natale” says Merry Christmas in Italian. The SCC’s concert will feature Renaissance motets by Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, Giovanni Gabrieli, and Luca Marenzio, sacred masterworks by  opera composers Giuseppe Verdi and Gioacchino Rossini, opera excerpts by Italian-Americans Gian Carlo Menotti and Dominick Argento, and popular Italian Christmas carols.
A pre-concert talk will be given one hour before the performance by SCC director Freddie Coleman at 7:00 p.m.
The traditional family carol sing-along with the cathedral’s Flentrop organ will take place at 7:30 p.m., with organist Wyatt Smith at the keyboard.
To purchase series or single tickets to the Seattle Choral Company concerts this season, please visit or call (206) 363-1100.

Rockport State Park hosts guided hikes, Junior Ranger activities through the winter

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff

The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission invites the public to experience an ancient forest this winter at Rockport State Park, through guided hikes, educational programming and interpretive activities for all ages.

The Deep Forest Experience will take place between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from Dec. 1, 2017 to Feb. 18, 2018 at Rockport State Park, 51905 State Route 20, Rockport, Washington.

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Tree Lighting Ceremonies

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff
duvallDuvall Chamber (Courtesy Photo)
Sunday December 3
4:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Main Street Bothell
Friday, December 1
6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Depot Park (Duvall Police Station)
Saturday, December 2
4:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Downtown Kenmore @ Kenmore City Hall and
Kenmore Camera (across City Hall)
Friday, December 1
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
DeYoung Park, Woodinville

2017 Winter Beer Festival

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff
The 13th Annual Winter Beer Festival will take place December 1st and 2nd at Hangar 30 at Magnuson Park in the Sand Point neighborhood of Seattle. This Washington Brewers Guild holiday tasting event will feature 50 local breweries pouring some of the most creative and delicious beers of the season at three different sessions. Nearly 200 locally made craft brews, fantastic food trucks, holiday gift shop, and even a little snow will make this a can’t miss event.
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Studio East & StoryBook Theater Present Two Holiday Shows

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Studio East and StoryBook Theater bring the spirit of the holiday season to life with favorites, ‘Twas the Night… and The Elves & the Toymakers.

Now in its 17th run at Studio East, ‘Twas the Night promises to be as hilarious and entertaining as ever. We all know the familiar holiday poem, but this show takes a whole new spin with reindeer dressed like chorus girls, singing mice, and a troupe of Victorian carolers. There’s even an audience sing-a-long to keep everyone on their toes, and of course Santa Claus himself makes an appearance.

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