Located between the Retail Core and Seattle Center, Belltown is one of Seattle’s most hip, youthful neighborhoods and contains much of Downtown Seattle’s residential base. Home to a mix of jazz and rock venues, pool halls, cafes, unique boutiques and thrift shops, this vibrant neighborhood also plays host to many of Downtown’s hottest restaurants, bars and nightclubs.
17 October 2014 | 9:37 pm
With closures of both SR 99 and SR 520, expect a little congestion on the roadways in Downtown Seattle this weekend. Inspection, paving and utility work, events and demotion work will shut down a couple of major roadways through the weekend, and the closures start tonight. KIRO-TV provides a list of closures here. As the KIRO-TV [...]
17 October 2014 | 3:42 pm
The NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament (perhaps the greatest sporting event in the nation) returns to Seattle this spring, tickets go on sale tomorrow, Saturday Oct. 18 at 10am. It’s been way too long since Seattle welcomed the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. We were once a fixture in the Final Four rotation – but that was back when the Kingdome was still standing. Well, it’s [...]
10 October 2014 | 6:51 pm
It’s finally here – a bike-share program begins on Monday, Oct. 13 in the most bike-friendly state in the nation. That’s us, Washington state. Pronto! Cycle Share starts service with 500 bikes and 50 stations in Seattle, including nearly 30 in our Downtown area, which includes parts of South Lake Union and Capitol Hill. Here’s [...]
Clever Bottle features a unique selection of craft cocktails, local wine and beer as well as a menu of small delicious appetizers and snacks. This small bar makes a great happy hour stop and an ideal place to host fun get-togethers of all kinds. 2222 2nd Ave Ste. 100, Website
Owner of Schmancy, Kristen Rask, started the toy store with a mission to provide quirky toys, collectibles and original art work to the world. The store also features an annual showcase called “Plush You!” featuring plush creations from artists all over the world. 1932 2nd Avenue, Website
Located in the heart of the Belltown neighborhood, Belltown Inn provides affordable nightly, weekly and month-to-month stays in the middle of Downtown Seattle. Enjoy the flexibility and convenience of beautiful accommodations that are within walking distance from all the great shopping, entertainment and cultural destinations in Downtown. 2301 3rd Avenue, Website.
It’s a lot more than a normal pool hall—Belltown Billiards & Lounge has a unique combination of professional quality billiards and delicious Mediterranean cuisine as well as dancing and featured DJs each night. It’s a perfect place for groups from 10 to 400 and it sits in middle of the historic Belltown neighborhood. 90 Blanchard St, Website