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.
15 April 2014 | 10:30 pmMutt Mitt stations are being installed by Metropolitan Improvement District throughout Downtown to assist in cleaning up after our four-legged friends Seattleites love their dogs, and the reputation as a dog-friendly city has been well chronicled. Even as a perennial top 10 city for dogs, there has been a gap in amenities for parents of [...] Read More >>
14 April 2014 | 7:51 pmDowntown 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, April 14 – Slow Music at the Triple Door After a 7 year hiatus, Slow Music is returning to Seattle for two performances. Featuring former members of [...] Read More >>
10 April 2014 | 8:01 pmNow visitors to Downtown can utilize the new ORCA Day Pass to cover all their transportation needs in a day for one price. The convenience and efficiency of using an ORCA card will now be available to visitors, friends and/or family who are just passing through town. Or, perhaps you know you’re going to need flexible [...] Read More >>
Located in the heart of Belltown,Tavolàta is serious about pasta—from Rigatoni to Casarecce, Conchiglie to Linguine—freshly extruded every day on-site. It’s fresh…very fresh. A restaurant whose name means “to gather around a table,” Tavolàta is a great place for large parties and private events. Oh, and, the happy hour is immensely popular and incredibly good. 2323 2nd Ave, www.ethanstowellrestaurants.com/tavolata
A women’s boutique that is home to the unique, the hip and the elegant finds. Endless style from Seattle’s own Prairie Underground to Portland’s Jet, handmade Jewelry from lines such as Mango, Rebel and Harlow, to the coolest bags and accessories in town, The Endless Knot offers endless options for every budget all year long. 2300 1st Ave, Website
A former maritime workers’ hotel in Belltown, the ACE Hotel was transformed in 1999. It’s roots are fitting of the Pacific Northwest— the unfussy luxury and intentional design ethos that drives those surrounding Puget Sound. Loft ceilings, hardwood floors (where preserved) and art in guest rooms are some of the elements that put Ace on the hotelier map. 2423 1st Ave,Website
There few spots in the Northwest with such a storied and beloved past, and no other rock and roll venue that has earned its right to occupy the hearts of so many. Countless incredible bands played within the walls of Belltown’s much loved living room including: Nirvana, Pearl Jam, Cheap Trick, R.E.M., Mudhoney, and Yoko Ono. 2200 2nd Aveune, Website