About the Market

Open 363 days a year. Where Seattle Eats, Meets, Shops & Rejuvenates!

About Us!

Who Operates Pike Place Market?

Meet Our Community

Pike Place Market is Seattle’s original and largest incubator of small, independent businesses.

In addition, the Market is a vibrant and thriving historic neighborhood that includes five social service programs, 220+ independently owned shops & restaurants, 160+ craftspeople, 70+ farmers, 60+ permitted buskers, 450+ residents in the Market’s affordable housing, and one foundation. Learn more about the Market community by tapping or clicking the buttons below.

Join Our Community

Be part of history and join the wonderful community at Pike Place Market! The Market is a vibrant and diverse place to live and work.

Tap or click the button below to learn how to lease a commercial space, become a craftsperson or farmer, become a Market resident, and more!

Join Our Community

Market Trademarks and Licensing

The Pike Place Market PDA owns trademark rights to the Pike Place Market name (and associated names), the Public Market Center clock and sign image, and other iconic Market imagery.

The Pike Place Market PDA is committed to protecting the use of Pike Place Market trademarks. Use of the PDA’s trademark on any products or to promote products or businesses is expressly prohibited unless the Pike Place Market PDA Council has approved a licensing agreement. All commercial filming or photography taken in the Market requires a filming permit obtained in advance. A City of Seattle filming permit does not grant you access to film in the nine acres of the Market.

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Our History

Learn more about our past and present by scrolling through the timeline below.