Please note: This calendar shows activities organized or sponsored by the PNA (including the Greenwood Senior Center). It does not include activities organized by other community members, groups, or businesses renting space at the centers.
41st Annual Winter Festival & Crafts Fair
Saturday, December 4, 2021 - Sunday, December 5, 2021$2 – $4
10 am – 5 pm, both days
Entry: $2 PNA members / $4 non-members (cash/check) – it’s for a great cause if we do say so ourselves. Children 12 and under are free.
+ A suggested food item for the FamilyWorks Greenwood Food Bank (not required).
Location: Phinney Center | 6532 Phinney Ave N. 98103 | Directions
Limited free onsite parking. Carpool, bus (#5), Uber/Lyft, etc. is a great idea.
There will be disabled parking spots in both the Upper Blue Building lot and the Lower Brick Building lot (down the hill on 67th).
- The elevator entrance for the Blue Building is on the parking lot level, to the right of the playground. Take it to floor 2 to check in.
- The elevator for the Brick Building is located inside the door with the ramped entrance. Check-in is at that entrance; crafts are on level 1 (one floor down)
ATTENTION MAKERS & ARTISTS!
Would you like to be a vendor? The application process is open and will close on August 15. Vendors are chosen by a jury.
PNA’s Winter Festival attracts 4,000-5,000 folks from the neighborhood, as well as all over Seattle. It’s a well-loved event that offers great visibility for your business. Contact Christi at christib[email protected] for information about sponsorship opportunities.
Enjoy a unique holiday shopping experience in two historic buildings full of specialty goods by local artists and makers, curated by a jury. You’ll find an amazing array of items: home goods, jewelry and accessories, art, pottery, apparel, gifts for cooks, gifts for guys, gifts for mom, gifts for kids, gifts for yourself…
Check out vendors from 2019’s event »
Take a break from shopping and enjoy performances on two stages— from bluegrass, jazz, and holiday pop to Middle Eastern, Morris, and Jewish dancing.
Visit all corners of the festival— Blue Building, Brick Building, outdoor vendors too! Get your event passport stamped in at least 5 out of 6 locations and be entered to win one of the many goodie bags with items crafted by some of our amazing makers.
Get fresh holiday decorations at The Phinney Neighborhood Preschool Co-op wreath sale. The wreaths are responsibly grown in Oregon and are a beautiful Pacific Northwest blend of freshly cut noble fir, blue berried juniper, cedar, and natural pinecones. They are $25 each and the proceeds support the preschool and scholarship fund.
Enter to win a one-of-a kind hand-made quilt crafted by Stash Busters. The quilt raffle is a Winter Festival holiday tradition and proceeds benefit PNA programs. Tickets are $1 or $5 for 6, and will be available in the Blue Building lobby and in the Phinney Center office before the event. Some lucky winner will get to take this work of art home after the raffle at 4 pm on Sunday. You do not have to be present to win.
SHOP FOR COMMUNITY
Not only are you supporting local artisans, but you are also contributing to PNA’s nonprofit programs–such as a hot meal program, the Greenwood Senior Center, memory -loss programming, kids’ programs, a tool lending library, as well as numerous community projects, events, and classes.
IN THE NEWS
Watch us on New Day Northwest: Winter Festival Coordinator Jessie Hammer and Margaret Larson show off some items and talk about the event on King5 on Dec 4, 2019.
Check out the fabulous article about the Winter Festival that appeared in “The Mix” section of the Seattle Times on Sunday, November 11, 2018.
SPREAD THE CHEER – VOLUNTEER!
It takes over a hundred volunteers to make Winter Festival a fantastic experience for our visitors! From baking and decorating to helping vendors unload and keeping an eye on the toilet paper levels, each “job” is vital. Email LeAnne to get involved!
*Winter Festival artwork design thanks to Sandy Nelson Design