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Tacoma Weekly
Wednesday, Dec. 25
10:00 am
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Washington State History Museum, 1911 Pacific Ave., Tacoma, WA 98402
The 18th Annual Model Train Festival runs from December 21-January 1, though we are closed on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. The museum fills with model train displays, including the largest permanent train layout in the state. Santa will be here for family pictures, and the kids can enjoy interactive activities as well as all the intricate model trains. Please contact Washington State History Museum for official start time of this event. Info: http://www.washingtonhistory.org/visit/wshm/eventsprograms/festivals/
5:00 pm
Wild Waves Theme Park, 36201 Enchanted Pkwy. S., Federal Way, WA 98003
The Pacific Northwest’s favorite outdoor holiday celebration, Holiday with Lights at Wild Waves Theme Park, returns Dec. 6 to Dec. 31. Families can enjoy a sleigh-full of fun with festive activities, special appearances by some jolly friends and 25 rides and attractions, illuminated by more than one million lights. Info: http://www.WildWaves.com
5:00 pm
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Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, 5400 N. Pearl St., Tacoma, WA 98407
Bundle up and stroll the Zoo as it comes aglow with more than a half-million lights! Be inspired by dazzling animal-themed displays, including our brand new 3-D displays of a swooping bald eagle, a regal polar bear family, and a Sumatran tiger head. Warm up in the steamy South Pacific Aquarium, ride a camel or take a spin on the antique carousel. There's so much to see and do--make the most of your Zoolights experience with our list of the Zoolights Top 10 Fun Activities! Zoolights Dates: Nov. 29 - Jan. 5. Zoolights Hours: 5 pm - 9 pm. (Closed Dec. 24 & Open Dec. 25 & Jan. 1) Info: http://www.pdza.org/zoolights/
5:30 pm
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Spanaway County Park, Military Rd S, Spanaway, WA 98447
Nov. 28, 2013 - Jan. 1, 2014. The 19th annual Fantasy Lights display has dazzled viewers with new themes and yearly additions to the largest drive-through display of lights in the Northwest. Fantasy Lights operates for 35 nights, November 28-January 1, 2014, nightly from 5:30-9:00pm. The beautiful two and a quarter mile drive takes place in Spanaway County Park. Info: http://www.piercecountywa.org/index.aspx?NID=1253
6:30 pm
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Ted Brown Music, 6228 Tacoma Mall Blvd, Tacoma
Ted Brown Music Tacoma hosts a free, all-ages ukulele circle every Wednesday from 6:30-8 p.m. Join us for a FREE ukulele jam session. Bring your ukulele and get ready to meet and connect w/ other uke players, and have lots of fun too! Everybody is welcome, from uke pros to beginners. For more info contact Ted Brown Music at (253) 272-3211 or visit http://www.tedbrownmusic.com.
7:00 pm
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Emerald Queen Casino I-5 Tacoma Showroom, 2024 E. 29th St., Tacoma
Join us for a special Christmas Asia Fest! Fantastic entertainment - always a great time, never a cover charge! Doors open at 6pm. Info: http://www.emeraldqueen.com/Entertainment/Asia_Fest_2