Category Archives Pioneer Square Neighborhood

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"We are most alive when we are in love." Thanks, John Updike. By that logic, February should be a hell of a lively month. It's the month of love, and that month that has the holiday dedicated to all things love: Valentine's Day. Don't get us wrong: Valentine's Day is mostly about who you're with. But it's also where you're…

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Ever wish you could sip champagne while you shop? Who hasn't, right? The peppy zip of bubbly, lofty savings, and some good old fashioned retail therapy. A winning combination if we've ever heard one. This December 15 from 4-6pm, join us for our Bubbles & Bites Holiday Open House. Take 25% off all full-priced retail items in the store, enjoy…

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Crafting the perfect cocktail is an art form. We won't get so pretentious as saying that the "ingredients are the paint and the glass is the canvas," or some other contrived metaphor, but the art element rings true. There's a refined aspect about it that's hard to grasp, and much like great piece of art (or a piece of art that's…

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The Seattle Seahawks have the best fans in football. Period. We all know this to be true, and those of us who have been to a Hawks home game know the electricity that emanates from CenturyLink Field on Sunday afternoons. Being just four blocks north of the stadium, we feel it. We see it. And we certainly hear it. Which…

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Many people think that once summer ends, that fun time is over and it's time to go into hibernation mode. Stay inside, turn on the heat, and only emerge to procure Pumpkin Spice Lattes. Not so! Although pursuit of PSLs is certainly a noble pursuit... Quite the contrary, fall is the time of feeling alive, of going to new places…

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It's that time of year again. The days get a little shorter, the skies get a little grayer, and CenturyLink Field gets a lot louder. In Seattle, early September is a time of trade-offs. The August sheet falling off the calendar forces us to acknowledge that the bulk of summer is in the books. The winds of autumn will be blowing…

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“Seattle’s original downtown is getting its groove back, with shops popping up left and right along the historic sidewalks.” – Visit Seattle “Pioneer Square shines after revitalization of Seattle’s oldest neighborhood” - MyNorthwest.com. There’s no way around it: not only is Pioneer Square on the rise, it’s already risen, and part of that rise includes the influx of an impressive…

  What:SPROUT Grand Opening featuring Live Music from Noon - 1:30pm and 5 - 6:30pm and a ribbon cutting at 4pm When:First Thursday, December 4th After a few weeks of being open, SPROUT is ready to celebrate with a Grand Opening. Come by Thursday (12/4) to experience live music, a free cup of soup with the purchase of a salad…

You may have noticed docking stations like the one pictured above in Seattle's many neighborhoods recently as the city prepared to launch its years-in-the-making bike-sharing system.  Pronto officially kicked off yesterday at 1:00pm, adding 500 green-and-blue bikes to the streets of Seattle. Rental kiosks are currently available in the University District, Eastlake, South Lake Union, Belltown, downtown, Pioneer Square, the…

UPDATE: Submissions are now closed! Please visit our Facebook page July 1 - 18 to vote for your favorite photos! To celebrate 100 grand years, the Smith Tower wants to honor your memories of the building over the last century.  Whether you had office space in the Smith Tower, visited the Chinese Room & Observation Deck, or simply took a…

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