This Saturday, Kirkland celebrates Winterfest downtown with the traditional tree lighting, live music and a special appearance by Santa Claus. This year, you will find that the tree lighting festival has been moved to Lee Johnson Field at the corner of Central Way and 3rd St. The tree lighting ceremony takes place at 5:00 pm.
Saturday is also “Small Business Saturday” and includes a speech by Mayor Amy Walen and free parking shuttles to and from City Hall where there will be ample parking.
Schedule of events:
Small Business Saturday & Winterfest
12:00 Mayor speech for Small Business Saturday
12:00 – 6:00 Free parking shuttle from Ford of Kirkland
pick up/drop off at City Hall – park at City Hall and Church lot by City Hall
12:00 – 3:00 Holiday music in the streets and face painting
Saturday’s Winterfest Entertainment Schedule:
3:30 PM Lake Washington Jazz Band
4:00 PM Geoffrey Castle performs
5:00 PM TREE LIGHTING
5:05 PM Kirkland Chorale Society
5:15PM Studio East performances