Home to dozens of upscale national and international retailers and restaurants, the Retail Core is one of the finest dining and shopping areas in the region. From major department stores and shopping centers, to small and intimate boutiques, options are endless. Here you can also enjoy a variety of public events including the Holiday Carousel in the winter, and the Out to Lunch concert series in the summer.
Looking to place your retail or restaurant operation in Downtown? Learn more about the DSA Retail Program here.
28 August 2015 | 9:07 pm
RapidRide may soon be expanding to reach other parts of Downtown Seattle. The City of Seattle is proposing to fund the extension of the RapidRide C Line and RapidRide D Line, providing more coverage to sections of Downtown Seattle. The RapidRide C Line extension would reach South Lake Union, providing a more seamless connection between […]
7 August 2015 | 5:05 pm
It’s a question worth asking. What does the future hold for our transportation network? King County Metro wants your input and time’s running out to provide it. King County Metro is asking for you to take a brief survey, a chance to inform them about dealing with the growth facing our city and our region. […]
3 August 2015 | 4:41 pm
Downtown Lowdown: Your weekly dose of the top-level things, events, specials and happenings in Downtown Seattle. If it’s happening, you’ll find it here. Monday, Aug. 3 — WICKED at The Paramount KidsQuest Children’s Museum will be in Westlake Park every Monday for a FREE Science and Technology based kids activity. Join them Monday, Aug. 3 […]
The Capital Grille is a fine dining restaurant known for its dry aged steaks, award-winning wine list and professional service in an atmosphere of relaxed elegance. Three private dining rooms available to accommodate 10 – 24 guests. Complimentary Valet Parking during dinner hours. 1301 4th Ave. Website
Living in the Pacific Northwest, we’re united by an appreciation for beauty; we know it’s like no other place in the world. And when we curate our collection, we’re mindful of what we know you like, and what fits your lifestyle—yet we can’t wait to surprise with you with stunning clothing, shoes and accessories we believe you’ll love. 1513 6th Ave. Website
A beautiful historic, pet-friendly boutique hotel in the heart of downtown Seattle – the Roosevelt Hotel Seattle is the best place to stay. The hotel is within easy walking distance of Capitol Hill near Seattle Center, EMP Museum, the Space Needle and other top Seattle attractions. 1531 7th Ave. Website
Today the Central Library sports a contemporary look and feel that is innovative in both form and function. Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas and former Seattleite Joshua Ramus were principal designers on the project, working closely with the Library’s board, staff and the public during its development phase. 1000 4th Ave. Website