As the song says, "It's the most wonderful time of the year".  And, if you like lights and events, it's the perfect time to catch some.  Here's a list of happenings in the month of December around King County.

1-22    Argosy Cruises Christmas Ship Festival    
           argosycruises.com/theme-cruises/christmas-ship-festival

1-23    Issaquah Reindeer Festival    
           courgarmountainzoo.org

1-24    Snowflake Lane in Bellevue    
           snowflakelane.com

1-31    Magic Season Ice Arena    
           magicseason.com

1-31    Seattle Center WinterFest    
           seattlecenter.com/winterfest

1-31    WildLights at the Woodland Park Zoo    
            zoo.org/wildlights#.UMjfpHdWWp0

1-31    Garden d'Lights at Bellevue Botanical Garden    
           gardendlights.org

5-19    Santa Train in Snoqualmie leaving from North Bend    
            trainmuseaum.org

12    CookieFest at Seattle Center    
        seattlemilkfund.org

12    Hanukkah Under the Stars on Mercer Island    
        sjcc.org

13    Jingle Bell Run/Walk 5K in Seattle    
        arthritis.org

19-20    Holiday Renegade Craft Fair in Magnuson Park    
             renegadecraft.com

20    12K’s of Christmas Holiday Run in Kirkland    
        12ksofchristmas.com

26-31    Celebration Lane USA in Bellevue    
             snowflakelane.com​