Redmond Lights celebrates the City's diverse holiday traditions, cultures, and faiths. Experience this three part, progressive event, by starting at the City Hall Campus Lighting; strolling down the Redmond Central Connector Luminary Walk; and ending the evening at Redmond Town Center. Along the way, enjoy light displays, music, entertainment, the Holiday Market, and fun activities for the whole family.
Thank you to our brightest lights!
Start at

City Hall

The Redmond Lights celebration begins at City Hall at 4pm. Park nearby or take the shuttle from Redmond Town Center.

Holiday Market (RSC Building)
Silverbells Carolers 2:30-3:30pm
Santa at the Holiday Market 3:15-4:15pm
Jubilee Trombones 3:45-4:10pm
Holiday Youth in Song - Gospel Choir 4:15-4:40pm
International Lion Dance 4:40-4:50pm
Mayor's Countdown & Tree Lighting 5pm
Quichua Mashis 5:05-6pm
City Hall Lobby
Redmond Chorale 4-4:45pm
Front of City Hall
Moving Art Center - Rainier Brass 4-4:45pm

Holiday Market at the RSC
Wander down the

Luminary Walk

Immediately following the Campus Tree Lighting, enjoy a magical winter walk along the Redmond Central Connector.

Luminary Walk
85th St. Bridge Handbell Choir - Redmond United Methodist Church
Natural Resource Garden Acappella Joy
Poplar Trees Living Nativity - Meadowbrook Church
Ben Franklin Field Hot Air Balloons
Redmond Way Trestle Kai Taiko
Maple Trees Keith Highlanders Pipe Band
Train Signals Platform Zepto Space - Light & Fire Troupe
Sky Painting Parking Lot Ignition Fire Troupe Performance
Leary Way Downtown After Lights Party
Elan Building Pacific Island Band
164th Street Peppermint Twist
"Erratic" Art Structure Islanders Steel Drum Band

Arrive at

Redmond Town Center

The luminary walk ends at Redmond Town Center where the Redmond Lights celebration continues. Redmond Town Center restaurants will be providing a variety of $5 bites and free samples.

  • Matts' Rotisserie Clam Chowder - Free
  • Thai Ginger Curry - Free
  • Sees Candies - Free
  • Creperie de Paris - $5 Macaroons
  • Red Mango - $5 soup

Redmond Town Center
Ice Sculptor 5-8pm
Outdoor Skating Rink Until 8pm
Holiday Carousel Until 8pm
Main Stage
Rhythms of India - Dance Troupe 5-5:45pm
The Con Brio Women’s Choir 6-6:45pm
Seattle Girls Choir 7-7:30pm
Jubilee Trombones 7:35-8pm
Kid's Activities
Creekside Covenant 5-8pm
Redmond Baha'i Community 5-8pm
Muslim Association of Puget Sound 5-8pm
Shuttle Stop at Gene Juarez
Silverbell Carolers

Downtown After Party

Get Involved

Being a sponsor of Redmond Lights is a way for your business to make a meaningful contribution and impact in our City, not to mention exposure to thousands of residents and visitors. If interested, download the 2015 Sponsorship Packet or contact Nicole Wiebe at

Volunteer Opportunities
The spectacle and wonder of Redmond Lights is not possible without our dedicated volunteers. Be a part of something special! Sign up for volunteer opportunities here.

Additional Info

Parking & Shuttles

Option 1: Park at Redmond Town Center, catch the FREE shuttle to City Hall and walk the Luminary Trail back to Redmond Town Center.

Option 2: Park at the City Hall parking garage, walk the Luminary Trail to Redmond Town Center and ride the FREE shuttle back to City Hall. *Shuttles are available from 3:30-8:30pm.

**Please note: Programming ends at City Hall at 6:00pm. The Redmond Central Connector is lit until 7pm and programming ends at Redmond Town Center at 8pm. Please plan your shuttle trips accordingly.

Where To Stay

If you are needing overnight accommodations, please consider one of Redmond's hotels:

Marriott Redmond Town Center
7401 164th Ave NE, Redmond, WA 98052

The Silver Cloud Inn Redmond
2122 152nd Ave NE, Redmond, WA 98052

The Residence Inn Redmond
7575 164th Ave NE, Redmond, WA 98052

Redmond Inn
17601 Redmond Way, Redmond, WA 98052

Redmond 15785 Bear Creek Pkwy NE, Redmond, WA 98052