Holiday, Winter & Christmas Markets in Washington: Opening Dates for 2023!

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Wondering when holiday, winter & Christmas markets will be open this year in Washington? We’ve done all the research so you don’t have to!

In this post, we’ll be sharing a list of the most popular Christmas & holiday markets in Washington, along with the opening dates that we know of so far.

We know it isn’t easy to find all this information in one place, so we’ve spent hours assembling all the dates and official websites of various markets to make your trip planning infinitely easier.

We hope you find this list helpful!

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Washington Christmas Markets 2023 Opening Dates

In the table below, we’ll be summarizing the known opening dates for some of Washington’s biggest and best-known Christmas markets and fairs this year.

While we try our best to ensure the information is up-to-date and accurate, we recommend double checking with official sources (like the websites below) before making any plans. Dates and details can change quickly these days, so it’s always better safe than sorry!

NOTE: We’ve put a lot of time and effort into assembling the information below, so if you are quoting/referencing these details in your own articles and websites, we would greatly appreciate a link back to this page. Thank you for your understanding!

LocationChristmas Market Name2023 DatesMore Info
Anacortes, WAAnacortes Holiday Farmer MarketNov 18More Info
Anacortes, WAThe Nutcracker Holiday Gift Show
Nov 9 - 12More Info
Bothell, WABothell's Tree Lighting and Holiday Market
Dec 2More Info
Leavenworth, WALeavenworth ChristkindlmarktCANCELLEDMore Info
Lynden, WARed Barn Holiday MarketNov 17 - 18More Info
Puyallup, WASilver Bells Christmas Bazaar
Nov 18More Info
Puyallup, WAHoliday Craft & Gift Sale Oct 21More Info
Seattle, WASouth Lake Union Winter Market
Dec 7 - 8More Info
Shoreline, WAShoreLake Arts Underground Holiday Market
Nov 18More Info
Shoreline, WAHoliday Crafts Market
Nov 18More Info
Snohomish, WAHolly Jolly Holiday Market
Nov 24 - 25More Info
Tacoma, WATacoma Holiday Food & Gift Festival
Oct 26 - 29More Info
Tulalip, WAJingle & Mingle Holiday Market
Dec 3More Info

Help us improve this list of Christmas market opening dates in Washington!

Know of any other Christmas markets we should add to our list? Let us know in the comments with a link to an official source if possible so we can ensure we get accurate dates.

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