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Lenin at Festivus

Fremont Festivus

First Weekend in December
1st, 2nd & 3rd
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Fremont Chamber of Commerce

Lenin Lighting

Dec 1st from 5p - 6p

Live music by SeaTown Sound goes to 6:30p

Come join the celebration with snacks and hot beverages from PCC Fremont, prizes, caroling, airing of grievances, feats of strength with Hunter Axton of Anytime Fitness Fremont, the sacred chicken dance, and a special visit by Fremont's Santa.

Following the Lighting, from 6p - 9p, set stroll on the
Fremont Art & Gift Walk
maps & info available at Lenin's feet


Holiday Bazaar

Dec 2nd - All Day, hours vary

Visit Fremont businesses for discounts, deals and demonstrations.

Download and print a copy of the Holiday Bazaar Entry Form (click here for the .pdf) and gather stickers, stamps or signatures from 8 of the participating locations to enter a drawing!

Find great holiday savings opportunities at:

  • Wright Bros. Cycle Works
    219 N 36th St
    Get an additional discount on Winter Sale items when you mention ‘Festivus’

  • Wish Boutique
    465 N 36th St Ste A
    20% off all sweaters, cardigans & knits.  It’s a sweater weather sale!

  • West Of Lenin
    203 N 36th
    $5 off tickets, on Dec 2nd, to see ‘The Transformations of Herbert, A New York City Fairy Tale’ by Bret Fetzer and The Moonshine Revival Tent. Use the word ‘FESTIVUS’ on Brown Paper Tickets or at the door for your discount tickets

  • Shawn O’Donnell’s American Grill & Irish Pub
    3601 Fremont Ave N
    Buy one, get one free on any meal, all day

  • Roxy’s Diner
    462 N 36th St
    10% discount on any meal purchase over $10, with the word ‘FESTIVUS’

  • Outsider Comics & Geek Boutique
    223 N 36th St
    Say ‘Festivus’ for 10% off all purchases, plus a free comic!

  • NW Primary & Specialty Clinic Fremont
    400 N 34th
    Use the word ‘Festivus’ to get a free gift bag

  • Norm’s Eatery & Ale House
    460 N 36th St
    10% discount on any meal purchase over $10, with the word ‘FESTIVUS’

  • Juniper Flowers
    459 N 36th Street (on the alley)
    Get 10% off all purchases in the newly expanded studio space by saying ‘Festivus’ on Saturday, Dec 2nd

  • HomeStreet Bank
    3417 Evanston Ave N St
    Refreshments for clients, and all potential clients, along with free HSB merchandise just for stopping by

  • Fremont Mischief Distillery
    132 N Canal St
    Stop by the gift shop for a taste or sample, for those 21 and over

  • Fremont Arts Council at The Powerhouse
    3940 Fremont Ave N
    Build headdresses, for yourself and the upcoming Feast of the Winter Solstice celebration. Free, all ages workshops on Saturday, Noon – 4p, and Sunday, 11a – 2p

  • Frame Up Studios
    3515 Fremont Ave N Ste A
    20% off ready-made frames, and learn about the new printing services available, for acrylic, aluminum, and hand-painted canvas

  • District Fabric
    513 N 36th St
    Mention ‘Festivus’ and receive 20% off all cozy wools – ideal for winter craft projects!

  • Daybreak Records
    4308 Fremont Ave N
    5% off all items when saying ‘Festivus’

  • CSz Seattle
    3509 Fremont Ave N
    Stop by and tour the theater, and learn more about Comedy Sportz and the shows and classes offered at Fremont’s Improv Theatre!

  • Bellefleur
    3504 Fremont Pl N
    Gift with purchase, on Friday & Saturday

  • Bastyr Center for Natural Health Dispensary
    3670 Stone Way N
    From 9a – 2p get a 20% discount on all natural gift products during the Health and Beauty Product Fair, featuring free samples and a special collection of new items

  • The Backdoor
    462 N 36th St
    10% discount on any meal purchase over $10, with the word ‘FESTIVUS’

  • B. Fullers Mortar & Pestle
    617 N 36th St
    Free samples of tea and hot, spiced cider during shop hours

  • Anytime Fitness Fremont
    837 N 34th St
    At 10a take a FREE one-hour Hatha Flow Yoga with Trudy, mats provided, and/or stop by during the day, starting at 11a, to find out about what this 24/7 gym has to offer

  • American Music Shop
    4450 Fremont Ave N
    discount on select items, savings vary

  • Add-A-Ball
    315 N 36th St
    Use the word ‘Festivus’ for a special treat

View 2017 Fremont Festivus Map in a full screen map


Holiday Market

Dec 3rd

  • From 10a - 4p - explore the Fremont Sunday Market and draw sustenance from the Food Truck Round-Up while shopping for seasonal gift items and unique stocking stuffers! Find more details at:

  • From 11a - 3p - lend a hand, and learn new crafting skills, in community, as the Fremont Arts Council holds a headdress making workshop at The Powerhouse (3940 Fremont Ave N) A perfect family activity! Drop in for a few minutes, or the whole session! Find more details at:

  • From 3p - 8p - find unique, artistic gift items while visiting an authentic artist's glass-blowing studio. Check out the Studio Sale and Celebration at Rodman Gilder Miller's Studio, 2929 Mayfair Ave N - across the Ship Canal. Snacks, good cheer, live glassblowing and easy-peasy shopping options (they ship!) Find more details at:

For more information about this traditional Fremont Festivus Celebration, go to the Fremocentrist Calendar page or contact Fremocentrist Central at 206/632-3170 or

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