Situated between Seattle’s towering Queen Anne Hill and the trendy Belltown neighborhood, Uptown is a lively mix of restaurants, shops, residential communities and amenities. Home to the Seattle Center, including Key Arena, McCaw Hall, Pacific Science Center, the Experience Music Project, Seattle’s iconic Space Needle and more, Uptown is always bustling with activity.
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 >>
11 April 2014 | 5:11 pmSeattle Center Whirligig brings games, entertainment and great food to the Armory for non-stop fun for kids. The newly renovated Seattle Center Armory has been transformed into a colorful hub of lively child-sized entertainment for Seattle Center Whirligig. You’ll find super-sized inflatable rides, balloon artists, face painters, and caricaturists as well as an assortment 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 >>
Athina Grill will transport you from Uptown to the streets of Greece, with traditional, authentic Greek dishes and flavors. The restaurant has one philosophy: enjoy food and people and the act of bringing the two together. Menu items have been passed down from generations of recipes, all blending into Athina Grill’s unique taste. The restaurant also offers catering and takeout. 528 Queen Anne Ave N, Website
Since the 1950s, Photo-tronics has provided camera repairs in Downtown Seattle. Since then, the company’s skills have grown with each generation—from the most basic point and shoot cameras to the most advanced digital imaging equipment and projectors. Photo-tronics welcomes business from everyone including retail, wholesale, commercial and institutional customers. 513 Dexter Ave N, Website
Just down the street from the famous Space Needle and Seattle Center, the Hyatt Place Seattle/Downtown location offers a prime location for business and leisure travelers. The hotel offers complimentary services including daily breakfast buffets, 24-hour made-to-order room-service items, audio visual equipment, and complimentary shuttle service. 110 6th Ave N, Website
One of Seattle’s greatest landmarks, the Experience Music Project is a 140,000 square foot building featuring innovative galleries, an interactive Sound Lab, and Sky Church—a concert venue that houses the largest indoor LED screen in the world. For over 10 years, the EMP has been a key economic driver among Seattle nonprofit arts and cultural organizations. 325 5th Ave N, Website