November 27, 2000
The traditional lighting of Chateau Ste. Michelle and its grounds is set for Sunday, Dec. 3, at 5 p.m. Over 26,000 lights will illuminate the Chateau as guests enjoy wine and cheese while listening to Dickens Carolers. Holiday music at the Chateau is planned for Dec. 10 and 17 from 3 to 5 p.m. These events are free. (425) 415-3300.
A Giving Tree has been placed at the Gazebo at the Park at Bothell Landing. The Tree has names and ages representative of children in the Northshore area who are in need.
Community members are invited to deliver an unwrapped gift to the City of Bothell Parks and Recreation Division office (lower floor of City Hall, 18305 101st Ave. NE). Gifts will be delivered to and distributed by the Northshore Multi-Service Center in Bothell.
Santa will arrive in his sleigh Saturday, Dec. 2, at 7 p.m. at Country Village in Bothell, 23730 Bothell-Everett Hwy. A traditional Christmas tree lighting will follow. Other events of the day include caroling by local choirs and pony and train rides. The Village will be decorated with greenery, twinkly lights and holiday displays. (425) 483-2250.
Woodinville's Festival of Lights returns this year from Dec. 8-24. Thousands of lights can be seen on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 6 to 10 p.m. (425) 398-9327.
"The No-Hole Holiday," an original musical comedy will run from Dec. 1-23 at the SecondStory Repertory in Redmond. The annual holiday show features music, magic and audience participation. (425) 881-6777.