EVENT DATE : December 15, 2:00PM
Meydenbauer Center

The Sammamish Symphony's holiday program features a traditional blend of seasonal favorites and other beloved gems from the symphonic repertoire. Returning to the stage are artists who have been a vital part of prior Symphony holiday concerts: boy soprano Jesse Barnes and The Liberty Singers under the direction of Robin Wood. For ticket pricing, visit SammamishSymphony.org.

EVENT DATE : December 31, 10:00AM

Join KidsQuest from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. for an all-day New Year’s Celebration at KidsQuest! Activities happening every hour including a special New Year’s Eve Storytime, Bubble Wrap Stomp, New Year’s hats, face painting and more. Free with membership or paid admission. 

EVENT DATE : December 31, 9:00PM
W Bellevue

Add a little GLITZ, GLAM & GET DOWN to your New Year’s Eve by ringing in 2020 at W Bellevue. Celebrate from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. with party favors, a DJ and a Champagne toast. Tickets start at $75 and go on sale Nov. 15 on Eventbrite. VIP table reservations available. Don’t want to bother with ride shares? Book your stay at WBellevue.com. 

EVENT DATE : January 1, 12:00PM
Enatai Beach Park - 3519 108th Ave SE Bellevue, WA 98004

Join the tradition that has been part of Seattle’s cycling community since 1970! Shake off the dust and mud and bring your bike out and start off the New Year with a bike ride. The ride will head north towards Evergreen Point and beyond for about 18 miles.

EVENT DATE : January 8, 6:30PM
Seattle REI - 222 Yale Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109

Whether you've just learned the basics, are looking to step up your technique or difficulty level or want to get a taste of climbing, the Open Climb Night at the REI Pinnacle is a great way to schedule some practice time. Expert REI Outdoor School instructors will be on hand to offer tips, techniques and belaying. 

EVENT DATE : January 10, 10:00AM
Hilton Bellevue - 300 112th Ave SE Bellevue, WA 98004

OrcaCon 2020 features scheduled games, open game areas, tournaments, panels/workshops, and plenty of free game demos. OrcaCon caters to both those new to the hobby and lifelong gamers who wish to explore new games. We’ll be supporting a huge variety of board games, card games, tabletop role-playing games, and miniatures games from the classics to the latest and greatest.

EVENT DATE : January 10, 5:30PM
PRO Club - 4455 148th Ave Northeast Bellevue, WA 98007

Join the team at PRO Club as they showcase eight signature group classes while collecting swag and breaking for sips and snacks along the way. Register on Eventbrite. Cost is $25.

EVENT DATE : January 14, 1:30AM
The Paramount Theatre - 911 Pine Street Seattle, WA 98101

STG & Broadway at The Paramount present Fiddler on the Roof, running January 14-19, 2020. Tony®-winning director Bartlett Sher and the team behind South Pacific and The King and I, bring a fresh and authentic vision to this beloved theatrical masterpiece from Tony winner Joseph Stein and Pulitzer Prize winners Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick. Ticket available on Ticketmaster.

EVENT DATE : January 15, 8:00AM
The Bravern - 788 - 110th Ave Ave NE Bellevue, WA 98004

Join this all-day experience with leadership coaches Sandy Smith and Susan Mann. They will draw on their own experiences and the work of researcher and New York Times best-selling author Dr. Brené Brown. More info and tickets on Eventbrite.

EVENT DATE : January 16, 11:30AM
Westin Bellevue - 600 Bellevue Way NE Bellevue, WA 98004

Featuring Ana Mari Cauce, University of Washington President. Cauce is leading UW in advancing its mission in four key areas: providing a leading-edge student experience, conducting research and scholarship that has a global impact, upholding the UW’s dedication to its public mission, and infusing the entire university with a commitment to innovation. 

EVENT DATE : January 18, 11:00AM
Old Rainier Brewery - 3100 Airport Way South Seattle, WA 98134

Where the reel unwinds and the cork unwines. Join us for our 2020 festival. We will be hosting the U.S. Premiere of the film, Star Sand and a concert by world-class guitarist Matt Palmer as well as screening a wide variety of award-winning films. More info on Eventbrite or wine-and-film.com.

EVENT DATE : January 18, 6:30PM
Bellevue College - 3000 Landerholm Cir SE, Bellevue, Washington 98007

A weekend festival of Jewish learning welcoming Jews of all backgrounds. Engage in sessions ranging from social justice to text-study to the arts. Meet people who share your curiosity and enthusiasm. Tackle thoughts with a diverse group of people. Create your own Jewish experience. More info on Eventbrite.

EVENT DATE : January 19, 3:30PM
Crossroads Bellevue - 15600 NE 8th St, Bellevue, WA 98008

The time has come for our bands to go head to head to see who can out rock the others! Come join us as we showcase all of our bands in a battle for the ages. With everything from current day pop to some nostalgic rock our bands will take you on a musical journey.

EVENT DATE : January 24, 6:00PM
Bellevue Arts Museum - 510 Bellevue Way NE, Bellevue, WA 98004

Recontextualize your own trash with artist Maria Phillips. Participants are invited to bring several jewelry pieces they no longer wear or like to transform what might have otherwise ended up in a landfill into a (re)new(ed) and wearable work of art. The workshop includes an artist-led tour of the exhibition followed by wine, appetizers, and artmaking.

EVENT DATE : January 26, 1:00PM
Warehouse Wineries - 19510 144th Ave NE Woodinville, WA 98072

​You can't beat this chill event that focuses on improving your personal 5k time, starts at a later time, free race photos, encouraging community of runners/walkers, and wine tasting on your own to finish! Run/walk first tasting then head off to one of the participating wineries, breweries or cider locations of your choice.

EVENT DATE : January 27, 6:00PM
Bellevue REI - 410 116th Ave NE, Bellevue, WA 98004

Camping in the winter gives you year-round access to natural spaces, and the beautiful calm that comes with the coldest nights. In this hands-on workshop you'll get experience managing the freezing temperatures and staying comfortable outside. You'll get tips and tricks for setting up camp in the winter and sleeping warm, even on the chilliest of nights.

EVENT DATE : January 28, 9:00AM
Meydenbauer Center - 11100 NE 6th St Bellevue WA 98004

AI NEXTCon is AI developers-driven event, specially geared to engineers, developers, data scientists to share, learn, and practice AI technology and how apply AI, ML, DL, Data to solve engineering problems, and machine learning production lifecycle. The conference features a blend of inspirational keynotes, deep dive tech talks, hands-on workshops, tools/framework live demo, networking opportunity with like minded developers.