This weekend is full of the holiday spirit. After all of the gifts have been unwrapped and the feasts have been gobbled, you’ll want to engage in some family entertainment. Check out these awesome virtual activities and events you can join. We’ve even thrown in an idea for the perfect PNW outing. Read on to find out more.
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Rockness Music House Party
Rockness is hosting 1/2 hour musical singalongs for kids on Facebook Live, Monday, Wednesday and Friday! Get the wiggles and giggles out with this fun online activity. Event Details.
A Child’s Christmas in Wales, the Radio Show
This holiday season, the Arvada Center is proud to present a radio play of the classic and cozy A Child’s Christmas in Wales by Dylan Thomas. Told through the nostalgic and innocent eyes of a young boy at Christmas time, this timeless story invokes images of snowy country hillsides, warm fireside songs, and idyllic and light-hearted memories of the holidays with family. Make time with your family and experience this radio play that will set imaginations alight and conjure goodwill for all mankind. Event Details.
Taproot Theatre: Christmas at Home
Haul out the holly, your Taproot Christmas tradition continues this year. Gather your loved ones, get comfy on the couch, and join some of your favorite Taproot artists as they share songs, stories and Christmas traditions that make the holiday season special. Created by director Karen Lund and recorded in living rooms across the country, the Taproot Theatre family has come together to bring you your Christmas tradition…at home. Event Details.
‘Twas the Night…Reimagined
Studio East presents the delightfully entertaining Eastside Holiday Tradition, ‘Twas the Night… Reimagined, where chaos, craziness and cuteness reign. ‘Twas tells the famous poem through the eyes of, not only the humans involved, but the run-away mice, hungry cats, ‘hoofing’ reindeer and the Big Guy himself. Event Details.
Webop Family Jazz Party On-Demand
Join for a virtual trip to the birthplace of jazz as the joyful sounds of the Crescent City fill your home. Dance, swing, play and second line with the whole family to music from the WeBop Family Jazz Band from the comfort of your living room. Event Details.
The Velveteen Rabbit on Demand
Brimming with wit, festive costumes, madcap characters and the perfect amount of holiday cheer, ODC/Dance, one of America’s most exciting and acclaimed contemporary dance companies, brings a new, interactive, and special digital presentation of The Velveteen Rabbit to you for a limited period of time. Event Details.
Los Angeles Intl Childrens Film Festival
The 15th annual Los Angeles International Children’s Film Festival adapts for the times, this year welcoming a global audience. Presenting more than 80 short films and animation from around the world, Dec. 26 to Jan. 3, completely online via Vimeo Showcase. Films clustered for different age groups. Free viewing for everyone in the whole wide world. Event Details.
BayLUG Holiday Show Featuring LEGO®
The Museum of American Heritage (MOAH) is co-hosting with BayLUG, the Bay Area LEGO® User Group, and BayLTC, the Bay Area L-Gauge Train Club this year to offer its very first virtual holiday show featuring LEGO®. Access to the website is free of charge but donations are greatly appreciated. Event Details.
Hit The Trails
Go on a hike through the PNW Winter wonderland at one of these awesome locations.
— Annette Benedetti