Get ready for the ultimate winter wonderland experience to be enjoyed by all at the annual Suncadia Winterfest. Visit Santa as he makes his trip down from the North Pole. Lace up your skates and make your rounds at the outdoor ice rink. Hang out at Santa’s workshop and make gingerbread houses, Bear FactoryTM stuffed animals, and winter crafts. Go on guided snowshoe and snowmobile tours. Even spend the day relaxing at the Glade Spring Spa.
Located just 75 minutes outside of Seattle on the eastern slopes of the Cascades, Suncadia Resort offers a unique blend of activities and amenities that make it the ultimate getaway and residential community to be shared by all.
Suncadia Winterfest Highlights
Tree Lighting Celebration
Friday, November 29 | 6:00pm
Celebrate the beginning of the holiday season at Suncadia with cookies, drinks, Santa, and live music as they light the Suncadia Tree at Dawson Park.
Friday, November 29 | 10:00am-5:00pm
Saturday, November 30 | 2:00pm-7:00pm
Get started on your holiday shopping at the Holiday Bazaar and Arts & Crafts Show located in the Rialto Ballroom at The Lodge.
Running of the Elk 5k
Friday, November 29 | 10:00am
Join the annual Running of the Elk 5k. Each participant will be given a pair of antlers at the beginning of the race. Complete your look with a red nose and bell as you continue along the path. Register Online at bit.ly/SuncadiaElkRun2019.
December 6, 13, 20 & 27 | 2:00-7:00pm
Walk and shop the Winter Market at the Rialto Ballroom at The Lodge. The Market showcases various Washington State vendors that change daily.
Santa’s Workshop at The Lodge
November 29-30 & December 7, 14 & 21-24 | 9:00am-6:00pm
Head over to Santa’s Workshop where you can enjoy bottomless cocoa as you assemble a gingerbread house with a variety of candies and decorating accessories. Or choose from a variety of stuffed animals and make your own signature Bear FactoryTM Stuffed animal complete with accessories.
- Gingerbread House Registration: santasworkshopgh.eventbrite.com
$39 per house and decorating kit. Additional kits are $8 each.
- Bear FactoryTM Registration: santasworkshopbf.eventbrite.com
$35 per animal. Outfits and accessories are sold separately.