Events below are located at both the Washington Center in Downtown Olympia and at the Kenneth J. Minnaert Center on the campus of the South Puget Sound Community College. Check back often for more information about these events!

2019 Events:

Logo1WCPAOctober 31January 3: Annual Holiday Quilt Exhibit* in the Washington Center Gallery


December 1: Holiday Quilt Exhibit Reception* in the Washington Center Gallery

Logo1WCPADecember 1:  Derik Nelson & Family: Home for the Holidays presented by the Washington Center


December 6: Community Messiah Sing-Along*, presented by Student Orchestras of Greater Olympia and the Washington Center

HollyIcon2December 7: A Mannheim Merry Christmas, presented by Masterwork’s Choral Ensemble

HollyIcon2December 7: Hope is Kindled, presented by the SPSCC Music Department at the Minnaert Center

HollyIcon2December 13-22: Ballet Northwest’s The Nutcracker at the Washington Center

HollyIcon2December 14-22: The Nutcracker, presented by Studio West at the Minnaert Center

HollyIcon2December 23: Home for the Holidays, presented by the Olympia Symphony Orchestra


Many of the events above are in the process of being contracted and more information will be added in the coming weeks. For more information about the Olympia Downtown Alliance’s Downtown for the Holidays click here.
*These events are free and open to the public.

Help inspire Holiday magic! You can sponsor a magic snowfall for events at the Washington Center. For more information about how to sponsor a snowfall, download the sponsorship form!

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