Thursday Night Singles Dance with a dance lesson for an additional $10. 6:30-11 p.m. Dec. 29. Allenmore Golf Events Center, 2125 S. Cedar St., Tacoma. $10
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Thursday — Friday
Winter Wildland See animals enjoy winter-themed enrichments and enjoy a narrated tour from a heated tram. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Dec. 29-30. Northwest Trek Wildlife Park, 11610 Trek Drive E., Eatonville. Free with admission or membership. 360-832-6117, nwtrek.org
Through Jan. 1
Polar Plaza Ice Skating Hours: noon-10 p.m. weekdays, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturdays, 10 a.m.-midnight Dec. 31, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Jan. 1. Tollefson Plaza, South 17th Street and Pacific Ave., Tacoma. $5-$11. polarplaza.com
Annual Model Train Festival Museumwide event for families, railroad buffs and model train enthusiasts 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 17-Jan. 1. Washington State History Museum, 1911 Pacific Ave., Tacoma. Free for members, $12 adults, $8 seniors/students/military, free kids younger than 5. 253-727-3500, tinyurl.com/train-festival