This week's inexpensive entertainment.
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Winterfest at Seattle Center
ONGOING Holiday train display, sharing gift box, holiday entertainment, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. daily, closed Saturday, Seattle Center House, Seattle.
Washington Mutual Ice Rink and Holiday Carousel, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. today, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Sunday- Thursday, Fisher Pavilion, $7/adults, $5/ages 5 and younger, bring your own skates, $2 off.
World StoryFest stories and music from around the world, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. today.
World DessertFest chef demonstrations and samples of sweet treats, 1-2 p.m. Sunday.
Kwanzaa African-American holiday celebration with entertainment, cultural exhibitions and crafts, 2-4 p.m. Sunday.
All at the Seattle Center House unless noted otherwise, Seattle, FREE (206-684-7200 or www.seattlecenter.com).
DAILY The garden “blooms” with botanical displays made from thousands of lights, 5-9:30 p.m. daily through Jan. 1, Bellevue Botanical Garden, 12001 Main St., Bellevue (425-452-2750 or www.bellevuebotanical.org).
Clint Kraus: Noel! Noel! Noel!
TODAY Associate organist at St. Mark’s Cathedral, Clint Kraus plays a free public performance of noels on the Rosales organ as a prelude to the carol service and midnight mass. 10:15 p.m. today, St. James Cathedral, 804 Ninth Ave., Seattle, FREE (206-382-4874 or www.stjames-cathedral.org)
TODAY An adaptation of “A Christmas Carol” by The Rainier Valley Ensemble theatre. 2 p.m. today. Rainier Valley Cultural Center, 3515 S. Alaska St., Seattle, pay-what-you-can (206-723-2590 or www.rvetheatre.org).
“Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason”
It’s new at the Crest Cinema beginning tomorrow. Also there: “Vera Drake,” “Team America: World Police,” “Shark Tale,” “Garden State” and “Napoleon Dynamite” ($3).
“The Motorcycle Diaries”
It’s new at the Big Picture beginning Sunday. All seats on Mondays are $3.