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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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What To Do This Weekend at Pike Place Market (September 20-22)

Looking for something to do in Seattle this weekend? Why not Make It A Market Day! Pick up fruits and vegetables from our farmers along the cobblestones or say hello to your favorite crafter before attending any of the below activities. Start planning your Market Day today! Friday Kindness in the Kitchen, a Pay-It-Forward Pop […]

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What To Do This Weekend at Pike Place Market (August 23-25)

Looking for something to do in Seattle this weekend? Why not Make It A Market Day! Pick up fruits and vegetables from our farmers along the cobblestones or say hello to your favorite crafter before attending any of the below activities. Start planning your Market Day today! Friday Improv Unplugged: An Improv Happy Hour Time: 7 […]

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Walking Guide: How to get to the Waterfront during Viaduct Construction

UPDATE: The Alaskan Way entrance to the Market Parking Garage is now open. Vehicles may enter and exit from 1530 Alaskan Way, 1531 Western Avenue and 1901 Western Avenue. The Alaskan Way Viaduct in front of Pike Place Market is finally coming down. For the next month, visitors to our MarketFront will have front row seats to the construction. (Yay!) This also means […]

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The Complete Guide to our Spring Mural Hunt

UPDATE: Due to popular demand, we have extended our mural hunt! Our spring pop-up murals will now be up until July 8th! Pop-up murals are back at Pike Place Market! This time we drew inspiration from our world famous Flower Market.  Eight Market artists took the flower concept and put their own spin on it. Get […]

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6 Reasons to Visit Pike Place Market for St. Patrick’s Day

Posted March 13, 2019 As if you need a reason to visit Pike Place Market, here are 6 very good reasons to don some green and head to the Market for some St. Patrick’s Day fun. Corned Beef Sliders Green Beer Adult Milkshakes Free Family Event Make Your Own Meal Live Music Corned Beef Sliders […]

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The Complete Guide to Our Mural Hunt

These artistic expressions our way of saying, “We love you!”  Over the weekend, Market artists put the final touches on eight pop-up murals across Pike Place Market. Each mural is designed to create amazing photos. The murals will be painted over March 8th. So don’t wait! Below are all the locations and details about the artists. (Make […]

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Get to Know the Pike Place MarketFront

You may know our iconic sign and the main arcade, but what about our MarketFront? The Pike Place MarketFront opened in June 2017 and it plays an integral role in restoring Seattle’s new waterfront and connecting downtown to the Sound. As the Alaskan Way Viaduct is removed later this year and plans to revitalize the waterfront get underway, our MarketFront is well positioned to see it […]

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How to get to the Market Coming from the North, South, East or West

You’ll still be able to get to Pike Place Market as we say goodbye to the Alaskan Way Viaduct.  The permanent closure of the Alaskan Way Viaduct will change the way many people get to downtown Seattle. But fear not, you’ll still be able to get to Pike Place Market for all your favorite eating, drinking, […]

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Be Green, Drive EVs (Electric Vehicles)!

Happy Earth Day! Everyone knows Seattle is all about being green and to show our support we decided to let you in on a little secret. Pike Place Market has reserved parking just for electric vehicles (EVs)! Easily identified by green paint outlining the space, are nine parking spaces reserved for EVs, located in the MarketFront […]

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