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Explore Kirkland

Kirkland is a vibrant waterfront destination with an unparalleled blend of outdoor recreation, artdining and boutique shopping. Located on the shores of Lake Washington just east of Seattle, no other city in the Puget Sound region has as many waterfront parks and beaches as Kirkland.

Kirkland is home to award-winning hotelswineries and restaurants and hosts a dynamic repertoire of events spanning art openings and performances to athletic events, wine festivals and outdoor concerts.

From adventure and outdoor activities to shopping, strolling and sipping Washington wine with a water view, come explore all Kirkland has to offer. Check out our itineraries page for themed experiences.

 

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half arrow'Twas the Night
November 25—December 17

Join us for this hilarious spin on the familiar holiday poem... more
half arrowWoodmark Cookie Decorating with Chef Nichole
December 16

Join The Woodmark at neighbor restaurant Carillon Kitchen for this fun “Junior Chefs” event!... more
half arrowLittle Brothers Farmers Market
December 16

The December market will be a Farmers + Makers market, with local artists and farmers!... more
half arrowStill Spa Spa-La-La Passport Event
December 19

Join Still Spa for the ultimate holiday Passport event!... more
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Featured Activity: Argosy Christmas Ship Festival Argosy Christmas Ship
It’s beautiful, it’s festive, and a Northwest tradition. Each December, the Argosy Christmas Ship™ and a Parade Boat set sail on Lake Washington, entertaining hundreds along the shoreline with onboard choirs, sparkling lights and a liberal dose of holiday cheer.

The Argosy Christmas Ship Festival departs and returns from Kirkland City Dock various dates and times (beginning November 26).

For more information, go to the Argosy Cruises website.
 
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Featured Shop: Holodeck 3D Studios
Holodeck 3D Studios is a 3D photography and printing studio providing a fun, unique experience to capture special moments in your life. A portal into the Virtual World. In the blink of an eye, you and pets are scanned, and a 3D photograph is sent to your email in 15 to 30 minutes. “Capture the Moment” with 3D figurines/sculptures of you and the family even including your pet!

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Holodeck 3D
92 Kirkland Avenue 
(456) 647-9420