Wintertide Kickoff Party

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There's so much good stuff planned for Wintertide this year that we're kicking it off with a party! Join us in downtown Everett the weekend after Thanksgiving (Nov. 27-28) to celebrate and be merry. 

Click here to view a map if all the happenings.

Small Business Saturday shopping & deals

Sure, online shopping is great and all... but nothing quite beats browsing around in unique shops with Mariah Carey's holiday album playing overhead and getting excited when you stumble upon that PERFECT something. Everett's historic and walkable downtown is fantastic to get bundled up, discover one-of-a-kind gifts and get into the spirit of the giving season. Starting the weekend after Thanksgiving, you can shop small for big rewards in downtown Everett this Wintertide season! While you're downtown, pick up Downtown Everett Association's annual Downtown Shopping Guide to browse and support Everett's incredible shops, find awesome savings and win great prizes.

  • When: Saturday, Nov. 27
  • Downtown Everett 

Outdoor Holiday Makers Market 

There's no need to stress over those gift lists - Everett's makers, crafters and artisans can help you find that perfect gift for everyone on your list (and maybe even a little something-something for yourself?). Swing by the Everett Makers Market to load up on local handmade goods like photography, art prints, pottery, plants, skincare, and jewelry amongst an assortment of other handcrafted items.  Worried about weather? No need! The Makers Market will be be set inside a cozy covered area.

  • When: Saturday, Nov. 27 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. and  Sunday, Nov. 28, 11 a.m. – 4p.m.
  • Where: Wetmore Avenue, between Everett Avenue and California Street

Colby tree lighting & holiday lights

It's not official until the lights are up! Bring the whole fam to help ring in the season as we light up downtown Everett and the Colby tree with some holiday twinkle, and enjoy music, a visit from Santa, cocoa and more.

  • When: Saturday, Nov. 27, 4 p.m., lights come on at 5 p.m. 
  • Where: Colby Avenue, between Hewitt and California 


Be generous and save the street parking for those with limited mobility. Park in Everett's FREE parking garage, Everpark. It's smack-dab in the middle of all the action.