Enjoy a scenic boat ride to and from the game aboard Waterway Cruises' West Star, complete with endless, stunning views of Lake Washington and no-host bar service on board. With limited space available, secure your tickets today. Eventbrite.com/E/Husky-Cruise-2019-Oregon-Homecoming-Tickets
The Second Annual Monster Dash 5K Run/Walk and Lil' Frankenstein 1K is a fun, family-friendly, timed Halloween-themed running event. Participants are encouraged to wear costumes, and there will be a costume contest. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Seattle Humane, located in the Eastgate area of Bellevue. SeattleHumane.org
Pumpkins for the animals, trick-or-treating and more are in store for visitors at Woodland Park Zoo’s Pumpkin Bash. Discover a repertoire of animal behavior as hippos, bears, Malayan tigers, lemurs and other animals crunch, smash or stomp on pumpkins! Children 12 years and under, in costume, will be admitted for free. Free entry is for one child per paid adult.
Join Fitbit Local Ambassadors Kevin Ng and Katie Kelly for an all-levels bootcamp followed by a revitalizing yoga sesh. You'll sweat it out as you burpee, crunch and stretch at TruFusion Bellevue. Stick around after the workout as one lucky attendee will win a Fitbit device. Everyone is welcome, and owning a Fitbit product is not necessary to participate.
You could not—would not—want to miss a "Seuss-tacular" event as fun as this! It’s free to come, see and play. From adventures in the pool to Whoville and more, we’ll show you a Thing 1 or Thing 2. Oh, the places you’ll go! The event is Oct. 26-27, 4-7 p.m.
Jump down the rabbit hole to join Alice and her freaky friends for an extravagant Halloween adventure you won’t forget! Be greeted by Queen of Hearts herself while you enjoy frightfully delectable appetizers prepared by the famous Chateau Kitchen. Their world-class wines and hors d'oeuvres will delight your senses. Enjoy desserts, dancing and a costume contest. Ste-Michelle.com
Tickets are on sale now for Uncork the Night, a top-flight night of wining, dining and making a difference! Join friends for a night of international and Pacific Northwest wine tastings, featuring Quilceda Creek Winery, along with gourmet cuisine. Uncork the Night raises funds to support the 3,600 Bellevue kids living in poverty. For more info, visit BellevueLifespring.EJoinMe.org.
Join Bellevue Youth Symphony Orchestra for the opening concert of its 55th season! The orchestra's top ensemble will feature music reflecting the season's theme, People, Places, and Things. The Youth Symphony will perform Mussorgsky's colorful and exciting work "Pictures at an Exhibition" and music from the 1960 film The Magnificent Seven by Elmer Bernstein. For more info, visit BYSO.org.
Come out to mingle and play 007-style at the Beyond Lucky Casino Benefit. Arrive in your best James Bond Casino Royale attire and enjoy your favorite casino games with professional dealers, a DJ, dancing, cocktails and appetizers. Your support will enable The Beyond Project to plant itself and expand its services into new communities. For more information and tickets, visit TheBeyondProject.EJoinMe.org/BeyondLucky.
Come experience the national parks! All National Park Service sites that charge an entrance fee will offer free admission to everyone. The fee-free days provide a great opportunity to visit a new place or an old favorite, especially one of the national parks that normally charge an entrance fee. For more info, visit NPS.gov.
Experience the largest and most prominent trade show for event and business professionals in the Pacific Northwest, produced by Butler Events, Nov. 13–14 at the Washington State Convention Center. The 2019 Northwest Event Show is a place to access advanced educational training, discover new ideas and tools for innovation and connect with the event community. NWEventShow.com
Join Bellevue Farmers Market for two more market days on Nov. 16 and Dec. 21 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. where they will welcome some of your most beloved summer Thursday vendors including Nino Blanco Salsa, Got Soup and Skylight Farms. For more info, visit BellevueFarmersMarket.org/Third-Saturday-Markets.
Festival of Trees brings together Jubilee REACH friends and supporters for a night of celebration, hope, inspiration and impact at the Hyatt Regency for Bellevue's premier holiday gala. During the event, professionally decorated themed trees will be auctioned along with other unique items to help fund and support Jubilee REACH services and programs.
A multi-award-winning full production Tom Petty tribute performing two shows on Saturday, Nov. 16, at Bake's Place Bar and Bistro. The restaurant opens at 5 p.m., and showtimes are 7–8:30 p.m. and 9:45–11 p.m. For ticket info, visit BakesPlaceBellevue.com.
Join REI for a breathtaking snowshoe hike and discover the joy of winter exploration in one of the snowiest places on Earth: Mount Rainier National Park! They will share their knowledge of the park and guide you on a trip to explore the wonders of winter at Mount Rainier. For more info and registration, visit REI.com/Events.
The theme for TEDxSeattle 2019: SHIFT—a moment of change from one position to another, whether it be in relationships, beliefs, cultures, perspectives or the world. For speaker announcements and ticket pricing, visit TEDxSeattle.com.
Don’t miss Santa’s Grand Arrival Festivities on Friday, Nov. 23, at Bellevue Place Wintergarden, following the Snowflake Lane Parade at 7 p.m. Santa will light the 30-foot holiday tree at Bellevue Place Wintergarden. Take your picture with Santa and Snowflake Lane characters; enjoy holiday music; and snack on cocoa, cookies and more treats from Suite Restaurant and Lounge and Fonte Coffee.
The family-friendly 10th Annual Beat the Bird 5K Lil' Drumstick 1K takes place on Thanksgiving Day. This year’s race will raise money for a donation to the Renewal Food Bank in Bellevue and will start at the Kelsey Creek Shopping Center in the Lake Hills area of east Bellevue. For more event info, visit ShoesNFeet.com/Beat-Bird-5K.
More than ONE MILLION Christmas lights will be displayed in December, a spectacle spread over 15 acres at Warm Beach Camp in Stanwood, Washington. The Lights of Christmas is the largest holiday light display in the Pacific Northwest that combines live entertainment, children's activities, food, holiday shopping and more.
Meet your friends at the PROClub for the Willows Road Black Friday Workout! Work off Thanksgiving calories and earn a chance to win a raffle prize. Nov. 29 from 9-11 a.m. Register on Eventbrite.com.
Experience Garden d’Lights Nov. 30 through Dec. 31 from 4:30–9 p.m. nightly featuring more than half a million sparkling lights formed into the whimsical shapes of plants, flowers, birds, animals and cascading waterfalls set amid the natural beauty of the Bellevue Botanical Garden. Tickets can be purchased online and also at the door. BellevueBotanical.org