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Ho-Ho-Holiday Fun on the Cheap: Budget-Friendly Attractions for Seattle and Eastside Families

No need to blow your budget to have a good time this season

Published on: November 19, 2018

Holiday outings on a budget for families kids with candied apples

Holiday fun on the cheap

It's hard to feel flush ahead of the holidays with gift-buying and travel to see family in the near future. Not to worry — a tight budget doesn't mean you have to consign yourself to a dull holiday season. We’ve compiled a list of fun events for families that won't tax your wallet. It's holiday magic for cheap. Another bonus: Many of these events can be unscheduled so drop by whenever the mood strikes you.

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Join the challenge and win prizes!

This adventure is part of our #YearofLivingAdventurously Challenge. Go adventuring together — then share!

It's simple: When you visit one of this month's local spots with the fam, share your photos on Instagram with the hashtag #YearofLivingAdventurously (or upload a photo here) to be entered to win. This months' prize: tickets to see the "Sing-A-Long Sound of Music" at 5th Avenue Theatre!

52 Seattle Adventures With KidsNeed more ideas on living adventurously with the fam? Our new book "52 Seattle Adventures With Kids" is here! From secret hikes to off-the-radar bike paths to tree house hotels, this must-have Puget Sound adventure guide offers unlimited ideas for affordable family outings all year long.

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