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Proof we live in a beautiful place ⛰


First up, the big December moon that Sid Gupta saw through holiday lights…

(📸: @euvrephotography)

Then, the sun peeked through the skyline, making downtown shine. “Living for this light right now,” said Rachel Coward.

(📸: @rachelcoward)

Follow that with this shot of our waterfront from Kevin Russell. All that rain makes for some electric reflections.

(📸: @krbackwoodsphotography)

Check out the “cap cloud” that Pankaj Luthra saw forming over Mount Rainier late last month. (These come about when moisture gathers over mountains. Cool, huh?)

(📸: @pankpixels)

And finally, here’s how Matt Johnson captured the scene at the Seattle Public Library, one of our architectural wonders.

(📸: @hola_moto)

Hope you enjoyed gazing at those as much as we did. Thanks a ton — as always — for sharing your view of the city. 🙌

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Things to do


🌟  Catch Star Wars night at the zoo (Phinney Ridge)
🎭  Trace the origins of improv (University District)


❄️  Take the kids to a multicultural winter fest (Queen Anne)
🕎  Learn to make latkes for Hanukkah (Downtown)


🤓  Make new friends in an ugly sweater (Queen Anne)
🎼  Hear the Amazon Symphony Orchestra (Downtown)
😚  Watch some caroling in drag (Capitol Hill)
🕯  See a giant Menorah lighting (Downtown)


🎶  Catch a tribute to Mary J. Blige (Central District)
🏙  Look back at the year in Seattle (Downtown)


🎨  Buy local art for under $100 (SoDo)
🛍  Shop at this pop-up mercado (Beacon Hill)
😆  Dance it off with KEXP (Fremont)
🇺🇸  Bond over our civic purpose (Pioneer Square)
🍻  Meet singles who are new in town (Bellevue)


🌳  Gaze at bonsai trees by candlelight (Federal Way)
⛄️  Check out some ice sculptures (Queen Anne)

Going to one of these?

Send us a pic! See more upcoming events (and submit your own) on our events page.


The Department of Transportation put together an event just for you. It’s called “Navigating Seattle Traffic Without Losing Your Mind,” which gets right to the point, and it’s tonight at 6:30 p.m. at the Seattle Art Museum. If you’re free, go check it out. And let us know if it solves our citywide traffic headache. 😉

See you all tomorrow. — The Evergrey

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