2014 Seattle Floating Home Tour tickets on sale now!

Tickets for the 2014 Seattle Floating Home Tour are on sale now. These tickets are popular, so grab yours soon! Seattle’s Floating Homes Association’s tour in Lake Union is Sunday, September 7, 2014.  This year’s theme is ”Wonderful Water Colors.” The tour will feature 12 floating homes on the banks of Lake Union. The tour will [...]

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Westlake Park is home to new colorful seating options and one very pink Piano, courtesy of Pianos in the Parks.

Westlake Park has received several upgrades recently — how awesome are those ping pong tables? — and now the Park has new vibrant seating options… and a pink piano!

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How Would the Parks District Ballot Measure Affect Downtown Parks?

You’ve undoubtedly seen arguments for and against the creation of a Parks District in the news of late, and maybe you have questions about what such a ballot measure would mean for Downtown parks. At present, there are more than 6,000 acres of park lands in Seattle and a $270 million maintenance backlog that is [...]

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Downtown Lowdown – Week of July 14 – 20

Downtown Lowdown – your weekly dose of the top-level things, events, specials and happenings in Downtown Seattle this week. If it’s happening…and it’s “happening”…you’ll find it here… Monday, July 14 – SPY: The Secret World of Espionage Watch an old James Bond flick (or any Bond flick, really) and the genius of the intricate gadgets [...]

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Capture the Creativity of Your Commute

Some days just getting to work can be a real trip, other days it’s fairly routine and nondescript.  But, if your definition of “routine” involves spending quality time with your kids, pedaling by The Fremont Troll or paddle boarding along Lake Union then Commute Seattle wants to hear from you. The Creative Commute Contest is [...]

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