Get a new coat or sweater for the holidays? If you are clearing out your closet, you might consider making a donation to one of these local winter drives. Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood Sweater Drive, Buffalo Exchange drive and Sleep Country pajama drive, all benefit local charities.
These organizations have particularly robust holiday giving campaigns, some of the best in Seattle, perfect for you and yours this holiday season.
Plan to toast the holidays with Western Washington’s excellent selection of wines! Many of the tasting rooms in Woodinville and Redmond are hosting festive events and special pricing. Here are some of our favorites.
Spend a fun day with family and friends, dressed in holiday gear and keeping yourselves in shape for all those goodies and treats! Here are some of the best runs you’ll find around town. Many of them benefit local charities.
From Snohomish to Tacoma, the sweet smell of gingerbread fills the air! From baking and decorating, to viewing whole villages, here’s where everything gingerbread is happening this holiday season!
Get the girlfriends together for University Villages’ Holidate extravaganza! An opportunity for you to shop the stores you love at Seattle’s University Village, plus give back to Seattle’s Ronald McDonald House, to help children being treated at Seattle Children’s and their families.
On Friday, December 7, come to Seattle for “SMooCH”! Brad (Stone Gossard, Shawn Smith), the Chris Friel Orchestra with special guests Pete Droge and Carrie Akre, Stag, The Young Evils, The Sangster Family Band and Rachel Flotard will all donate performances to raise funds for Seattle Children’s at an evening LIVE concert and auction!
Since 1978, Seattle has enjoyed the beautiful “Festival of Trees”, a display of beautifully decorated Christmas trees, each with its own unique theme and style.
Mark your calendars and get out those razors! It’s time to Shave the Date. Men across the globe will shave their faces on Movember 1st and start growing their moustache for 30 days. Movember is the global men’s health charity that encourages men to grow and women to support the Mo (slang for moustache) during the month of November to raise awareness and funds for men’s health.
This year, work up an appetite for pumpkin pie by taking part in a Thanksgiving run or walk! Whether it’s fighting to end hunger or cancer, or just to get yourself in shape, here are the best Turkey Day runs and walks around the Sound for 2012!