Washington State Events Calendar
Every season in Washington provides one of a kind festivals and fun events for the whole family.
Christmas Boat Parade on San Juan IslandDate(s):12/14/2013Location:Spring Street Landing, Friday Harbor, Friday HarborType(s):holidays, festival
Celebrate the spirit of the Holidays among the twinkling lights adorning the boats afloat in Friday Harbor. The parade sets out from Shipyard Cove, and there is free moorage for any boat coming from outside the area. Friday Harbor Sailing Club is proud to announce the 21st annual Lighted Boat Parade in conjunction with the 53rd annual Santa Ship. This colorful parade begins at 4:45 p.m. and can be best viewed from Spring Street Landing, down on the docks or from a water view restaurant. Santa arrives on the last boat and toys will be given to Island children at the Middle School Commons by the San Juan Island LEO Club. Santa visits the Elementary School at 6:00 p.m.
Lighted Tractor ParadeDate(s):12/14/2013Location:
4th annual Lighted Tractor Parade in downtown Centralia. It is a celebration of historic beginnings in logging, trains and farming. All entries are lighted with over a 1,000 lights (minimum) and last year the parade was attended by almost 6,000 people.
Tacoma First NightDate(s):12/31/2013Location:Downtown Tacoma, TacomaType(s):festival
Celebrate the arts fueled by the fire of creativity, friendship and the pure joy of being alive. Events will take place throughout the day ranging from the world's shortest parade, music and dance shows, to puppet shows and a midnight spectacle!