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.
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 >>
8 April 2014 | 5:59 pmRemember to vote for the April 22 Special Election and join Move King County Now and Washington Bus for the Save Metro Ballot Party this Wednesday. The ballots are out and now it’s time to vote “Yes” on Prop. 1. King County Metro needs your vote to save transit from a 17% cut in service. [...] Read More >>
ucked away on the third floor of the Corner Market Building, Matt’s in the Market is a new American restaurant with spectacular views of Elliot Bay, the Olympic Mountain range, and Pike Place Market’s infamous clock sign. Every day the menu is meticulously crafted to what the market has that day, using the best and most fresh, local ingredients. 94 Pike St, Website
Opened in 1971, the Original Starbucks now sits firmly on the must-see list for Seattle tourists. Back then, the company was a single store in Seattle’s historic Pike Place Market. From just a narrow storefront, Starbucks offered some of the world’s finest fresh-roasted whole bean coffees. Today, with more than 18,000 stores in 62 countries, Starbucks is the premier roaster and retailer of specialty coffee in the world. 1912 Pike Pl, website
Located in the heart of Downtown, Hotel 1000 is the perfect choice for staying where it all connects. Amenities include luxurious guestrooms, fitness center, spa, golf club, business center, award winning BOKA Restaurant & BAR and a pet-friendly policy. Modern designs mix with style at this contemporary hotel on First Avenue. 1000 1st Ave,Website.
The Triple Door is a lively, modern music venue that sits inside a historic, restored theatre. The venue provides concerts, trivia nights, musical nights and many other special events. Their lounge also provides happy hour specials from the upstairs Wild Ginger restaurant, as well as an extensive wine and cocktail list. 216 Union St, Website