Courtesy of Joseph Turano via Bellevue Downtown Facebook

Let’s Skate!         

The Bellevue Downtown Rink opens for skating this Friday at 3 p.m. The seasonal ice rink will be open daily, including holidays, through Jan. 9. Purchase tickets online.  

Turkey Trot

Run, walk, or trot in the Issaquah Turkey Trot between Nov. 25-28. Starting at 9 a.m., the morning of Thanksgiving, the 5K will continue throughout the entire Thanksgiving weekend until 4 p.m. Pick a day, time, and route throughout Issaquah and Sammamish. Proceeds from the event will go to the Issaquah Food & Clothing Bank. Register online

Holly Jolly Holiday Market  

It’s time to make spirits bright at the second annual Holly Jolly Holiday Market at Thomas Family Farm Nov. 26-27. The holiday market will feature more than 125 vendors, food trucks, and craft shops for candle- and card-making. Begin your holiday shopping and support local. Admission is free, too.