This four-block wide urban hike stretching from Belltown to Pioneer Square is home to some of Seattle’s most memorable landmarks, including the Pike Place Market, Seattle Art Museum and Benaroya Hall. Eclectic boutiques and eateries express the true flavor of Seattle and attract both residents and visitors alike to West Edge.
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 [...]
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 [...]
2 September 2014 | 5:23 pm
The eyes of the nation will be focused on our fine city this Thursday, Sept. 4 with your defending Super Bowl Champion Seahawks cracking open the NFL season against the Green Bay Packers at CenturyLink Field. Be advised – this is not a singular event…the game is huge, but there’s much more than the game going on. [...]
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Experience Spanish-inspired cuisine at Jason Stratton’s Aragona. With geodesic light fixtures and an eclectic set of furnishings, this restaurant offers an elegant and artistic atmosphere and simple variations of traditional Spanish meals. 96 Union Street, Website
Poppy & Co. is a home furnishings store that specializes in expertly painted furniture, vintage and new home accents and gift items. Forming in Tacoma, Washington, they have opened up a new Downtown store showcasing their one-of-a-kind furniture. 1307 1st Avenue, website
Green Tortoise Hostel was created around the social communal experience. They have taken the normal hostel experience and expanded and refined it with free internet, free meals, private bathrooms and comforts that make Green Tortoise a unique and affordable experience. 105 Pike St, Website.
From the Jazz Age to the Grunge Era to the current wave of Seattle exports, the Showbox has featured shows by touring icons such as Duke Ellington, Muddy Waters and the Ramones — as well as homegrown talents ranging from burlesque queen Gypsy Rose Lee, to dynamic duo on a course for world domination Macklemore & Ryan Lewis. 1426 1st Avenue, Website