Hometown Holidays in the Junction
They say it’s better to give than to receive. But choose to give local this holiday season, and you’ll receive even more.
Come to the Holiday Night Market on Saturday, December 1st 3 PM to 7 PM on Alaska Street, where you’ll find local handmade goods from over 40 local artisans. Get your picture with Santa too! Watch for Santa 4 PM to 7 PM in the Holiday Night Market Santa House. Make an ornament to hang on the tree to show holiday spirit the entire community can enjoy! Held in Junction Plaza Park at 42nd and Alaska during the Holiday Night Market we present a full music and entertainment line-up, with the finale – the tree lighting.
At 6pm, The Junction presents the 15th Annual Tree Lighting Event. It’s a community event for family, friends and neighbors.
All during the month of December the Junction has tons to unique shopping and holiday events. Shopping local sparks the magic of true hometown holiday spirit. What’s more, The Junction has so much in store for everyone. Experience the magic of the season with a full array of holiday inspired events.
Schedule of Events:
Friday, November 16th Menashe and Sons Jewelers annual neighborhood holiday party 6 PM. Everyone invited!
Friday, November 23rd Lika Love will be opening Black Friday from 10 am – 8 pm. They will be offering door busters, $28, $38 and $48 items!! Shop small Saturday at Lika Love too, they are giving a gift to the first 10 people and cyber Monday they are doing a flash sale!! ❤️❤️
Saturday, November 24th Small Business Saturday Shop brick-and-mortar businesses as part of a national event to support small and local stores. Rally behind West Seattle’s independent retailers with your holiday spending dollars.
Through December Shop straight from the Walls at the annual Deck the Walls at Hotwire Coffee. All art under $100.
Saturdays, December 1st – 22nd CAPERS Santa Mornings.
Saturday, December 1st Santa PAWS at Windermere in the Junction 10 AM to 1 PM
Saturday, December 1st Holiday Night Market on SW Alaska St 3 PM to 7 PM, AND:
Saturday, December 1st Music Performances by The Not Its, School of Rock, Mode Music Studios, Jay Cates and Endolyne Childrens Choir with the tree lighting at 6 PM, AND:
Saturday, December 1st Gingerbread House decorating at West Seattle Christian 6pm to 8pm.
Thursday, December 6th Late Night Shopping in the Junction until 9 PM. Catch The Silver Belles from 6 PM to 8 PM as they stroll and sing around the Junction bringing holiday smiles and cheer.
Saturday, December 8th John L Scott is having their Annual Santa Pictures with Pets and Free Pancake Breakfast from 9 am-12 Noon.
Sunday, December 9th Santa Bus at the Farmers Market leaving from the south end of SW Alaska and California Ave 10 AM to 2 PM. Hosted by Quail Park. Meet Santa on the bus for a festive ride around town.
Thursday, December 13th Holiday Art Walk with special appearances by Santa 6 PM to 9 PM. Plus, Late Night Shopping in the Junction until 9 PM. Catch The Silver Belles from 6 PM to 8 PM as they stroll and sing around the Junction bringing holiday smiles and cheer.
Friday, December 14th Join VAIN’s holiday open house! 10-30% discounts store wide and complimentary refreshments served, 6-9pm. 100’s of classy and affordable gifts, jewelry and accessories available under $40. Hair tinsel services available so you can sparkle all season long! Free gifts with purchase while supplies last. Chance to win a hair service package to make your 2019 style dreams come true!
Saturday, December 15 6:30pm Caspar Babypants at Easy Street Records. Enjoy our own West Seattle Caspar Babypants as he strums up favorite children’s tunes and some holiday favorites. Brought to you by Verity Credit Union.
Sunday, December 16th Santa Bus at the Farmers Market leaving from the south end of SW Alaska and California Ave 10 AM to 2 PM. Hosted by Quail Park. Meet Santa on the bus for a festive ride around town. Stop by the Kiwanis booth at the Farmers Market for the Cocoa and Coat Drive. Bring new or gently used coats, hats, scarves and gloves benefiting the West Seattle Helpline. Warm up with a festive hot cocoa from our friends at West Seattle Christian.
Thursday, December 20th Experience the wonder of West Seattle! Many Junction retailers are open late. Pair with happy hour and you’ve got a great night out.
Saturday, Dec 22nd through Monday, December 24th Last Minute Dash. Don’t panic! Your Junction retailers, restaurants, coffee shops and bakeries are ready to help you select the perfect (last minute) gift. We’ll be ready to guide you with the last minute purchase all three days. Phew!
Sunday, December 30th Holiday Farmers Market 10 AM – 2 PM. Pick up a locally made artisan gift. You know you’ll be spreading good cheer when you support a local farmer.
Monday, December 31 NYE Celebrations. Celebrate the New Year in West Seattle. The Junction restaurants are ready cheer in 2019 with festive specials.
When you check off your list at The Junction, you are not only giving your friends and family unique local gifts you might not find anywhere else, but you are also receiving a special connection to your community and the satisfaction of supporting your neighbor.
Hometown Holidays is supported through our Junction Partners: