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What’s in My Bag: Terumi Pong and Her Boys Takes Us Along on Their DownUnder Adventure

Hi! My name is Terumi Pong and I am a Seattle phone photographer. I write about family travel and living in our city on my blog, An Emerald City Life. My family and I often come to Pike Place Market together to eat and explore. Sometimes we bike from our house and make a stop at the Market before or […]

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The Great Figgy Pudding Caroling Competition Looking for Singing Teams

Registration is now open for Seattle’s greatest caroling competition. Sign up early to be a part of this holiday fundraiser happening Friday, December 6. The 33rd annual Great Figgy Pudding Caroling Competition is now accepting applications for teams of five or more singers. Teams will sing their hearts out on street corners in and around Westlake Center. […]

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The Head and The Heart to Play FREE Concert at Pike Place Market Sunday, August 25th

The Head and The Heart and Amazon Music have announced a spectacular hometown show on the rooftop of Seattle’s historic Pike Place Market. The show will be FREE to the public and also streamed live on both the Amazon Music and The Head and The Heart Facebook and Twitter accounts. Fans can tune into the […]

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Pride Flags Now Greet Visitors to Pike Place Market

Rainbow flags now greet visitors entering Pike Place Market! On Wednesday, Pike Place Market, in partnership with the Greater Seattle Business Association, held a Pride flag raising ceremony ahead of this weekend’s Pride Parade in Seattle. During the ceremony, flags were placed along the pergola before Pike Place Market Council Chair, Rico Quirindongo raised a large flag on the Corner […]

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Pike Place Market Fabric Store Lends a Helping Hand with Needle and Thread

Customers at Our Fabric Stash in Pike Place Market’s DownUnder have been quietly sewing care cushions for people living on the streets of Seattle. It’s part of a year-long initiative by owner Deborah Boone, who called on the community of sewists and crafters after a brainstorming session with a homeless woman who visited the fabric store in search […]

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Falling in love! Wedding at the Pike Market Senior Center

(Photo take by Alejandro Valdivieso) Last month, two members of the Pike Market Senior Center taught us you can fall in love at any age.  Just one day after Valentine’s Day, Bennie and Patricia were married in the very room where they met. Staff and other members from the senior center decorated the room with Market flowers […]

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Streetcar Center City Connector Construction Starting Soon

The Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) will soon begin construction on First Avenue for its Center City Connector Streetcar. The Market community is encouraged to attend one of two upcoming informational drop-in sessions at Pike Place Market, hosted by SDOT and project partners. At these public sessions, you have the opportunity to meet the project team, […]

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