Lynnwood is known for shopping, and not just any shopping.  We’re home to the region’s destination shopping center, Alderwood.  But sometimes you want something a little more unique for that hard to shop for person on your list.  Lynnwood is your gateway to the local art, handcrafted goods, and unique boutiques of the Pacific Northwest.

Give a one of kind creation from Pacific Northwest artists.  Gallery North in Edmonds displays and sells a variety of works from local artists, including ceramics, paintings, wood works, and more!

The Schack Shop at the Schack Art Center sells art from over 170 regional artists.   Don’t just shop the Schack, be sure to explore this entire visual art center.  With free admission, you can explore the exhibit galleries, watch professional glassblowers, or visit the hot shop, a specialized production studio for stained glass, iron works, and even flameworking.

Start here Lynnwood! Holiday shopping in EdmondsThe Holiday Market, open every Saturday in December on Fifth Ave in Edmonds, offers a farmers market style holiday shopping experience.  Complete with local crafts, artisan foods, and unique locally-made gifts.  When you need a little break from shopping, hop on the Holiday Trolley and enjoy a relaxing and scenic ride to your next Edmonds destination.

Country Village in Bothell offers unique shopping in a quaint and festive setting with 45 specialty stores, antique shops, and restaurants.  Kids will enjoy paying a visit to Santa’s Workshop and the live reindeer!

Start here in Lynnwood this holiday season and explore handcrafted goods of PNW artists or endless shopping at Alderwood!




Make the holidays a little more relaxing this season!  Plan a family holiday shopping getaway in Lynnwood and experience the holiday season in the Pacific Northwest.

Shopping galore and fun family activities make Lynnwood the ideal place for a holiday season vacation.  Home to Alderwood, the region’s destination shopping center, and all your favorite retailers, holiday shopping is a breeze in Lynnwood.  With complimentary shuttles to the mall and shopping packages, Lynnwood hotels bring out your inner shopping extraordinaire.  When you’ve shopped ’til you drop, be sure to enjoy some fun family activities and holiday festivities!

Family Fun:

Water slides at the Lynnwood Recreation Center in Lynnwood WaA Lynnwood family favorite is the Lynnwood Recreation Center, complete with two water slides, a lazy river, and water playground.

The Lynnwood Bowl & Skate is bowling alley and roller rink in one, serving up family fun and great food, with modern amenities and retro vibe!

Even the Alderwood mall has some great family activities when you need a break from shopping.  Take in a movie a the 16-screen movie theater, climb, slide and explore at the Funtastic Playtorium.  Be sure to visit Santa’s Workshop to get your picture taken with Santa.

Our Family Fun itinerary provides 3 days of fun-filled activities in Lynnwood and the surrounding areas.

Holiday Events:

Lynnwood is the ideal gateway for experiencing holiday magic in the Pacific Northwest.

The Lights of Christmas at Warm Beach are a must see, with over one million and dazzling displays.  Explore the holiday lights, visit the petting zoo, warm up with hot chocolate and fresh donuts, listen to the holiday story telling!

Be delighted with the holiday magic at Snowflake Lane in Bellevue.  Every night between November 23 and December 23 at 7:30PM experience a parade of your favorite holiday characters and music, complete with falling snow!

Making its debut in Seattle, Enchant Christmas will transform Safeco Field into a twinkling holiday maze with giant Christmas trees, larger than life ornaments, snowflakes, and Santa.

The Bellevue Botanical Garden is transformed into a magical display, Garden D’Lights, with over a half million lights, in whimsical shapes or plants, flowers, animals and waterfalls.

Winterfest at Seattle Center is filled with free and affordable children’s activities and spirited entertainment, including an ice rink, student showcase performances, model train display, and ice carving.

Find more more fun on our events calendar.

Start here in Lynnwood this holiday season!