‘Tis the time of year to reserve tickets to some of the hottest concerts to be played this holiday season. But with so many concerts in town, it’s hard to know which ones to choose. That’s why we hand-picked 15 Christmas concerts worthy of a holiday outing with your kid crew or a special date night with your significant other. Click through the gallery to see what’s coming soon and selling out quickly.

Gloria: A Christmas Celebration

Whether this is already a family fave or you're looking to start a new tradition, tickets for this beloved performance go on sale on Nov. 1. Each year during the Christmas season The Choir of the West University Chorale and University Symphony Orchestra present “Gloria,” featuring the works of Gustav Holst, Sergei Rachmaninoff and Randol Bass. Shows will take place in both Seattle and Tacoma and consist of a mix of traditional carols and seasonal favorites celebrating glory, hope and peace of the Christmas season.

Dates & Times: December 2, 8 & 9 at 8 p.m.; Dec. 3, 2017 at 3 p.m. in Tacoma
Tickets: $15-$37

Pacific Lutheran University
Lagerquist Concert Hall
12180 Park Avenue S.
Tacoma, WA 98447
Online: plu.edu/christmas

Date & Time: Sat., Dec. 4, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in Seattle
Tickets: $17-$35 ($5/Kids under 12)

Benaroya Hall
200 University St.
Seattle, Wa 98101
Online: plu.edu/christmas

photo: Pacific Lutheran University

Did we miss your family’s favorite Christmas concert? Tell us in the comments below. 

— Jeffrey Totey