Bainbridge Island residents and visitors, alike, enjoy a packed events calendar throughout the year. Our island, just a 35-minute ferry ride from Seattle, prides itself on having a strong sense of community spirit. This spirit is often best on view during our annual festivals, parades and other events. To help you plan your overnight visit or extended vacation on Bainbridge island, here is our list of popular events taking place in December on Bainbridge Island.
Winter Bainbridge Island Studio Tour
Like its sister event during the August, the Winter Bainbridge Island Studio Tour invites you to celebrate the beauty and craftsmanship of handmade, locally made, art, where regional artists sell their work at Island artists’ studios and historic community halls. (Visit the official website)
Bainbridge Chorale Holiday Concerts
Beginning in December Bainbridge Chorale presents their three-concert season of varied works that showcase the transcendent power of the human voice to inspire, inform and entertain! Audiences are treated to their popular annual Christmas concert, family-friendly Community Caroling and Messiah Sing-along. (Visit the official website)
Christmas in the Country
Another popular Bainbridge Island tradition during the holidays is Christmas in the Country. On the first Friday, Saturday and Sunday of December, multiple locations host artists, crafters, authors, musicians and organizations in a variety of settings including quaint historic cottages, farms and cozy homes in the woods. Activities include pony rides, visits from Santa and music performances. (Visit the official website)
There you have it, our quick run-down of some of the very best events taking place in December on Bainbridge Island. More reasons why our island is becoming one of the country’s favorite overnight destinations at any time of the year!
You can see the Bainbridge Island Lodging Association’s full events calendar here.