Pike Place Market Blog

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250+ Women-Owned Businesses at Pike Place Market

We’re celebrating Women’s History Month this March by highlighting the more than 200 amazing women-run businesses in Pike Place Market. Learn more!

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13 Must-Try Clam Chowder Restaurants in Pike Place Market

From classic seafood shacks to world-famous restaurants, these spots are known for their delicious and authentic clam chowder.

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40 Lunch Spots at Pike Place Market

For a quick bite on the move or a comfortable sit-down experience, take a moment and rejuvenate at any of these Pike Place Market eateries open for lunch. 

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6 Classes and Workshops to Do at Pike Place Market

Get to know all the Market businesses offering hands-on experiences in cooking, crafting, and more!

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Where to Shop Black-Owned Businesses in Pike Place Market

February is Black History Month! As we celebrate and uplift the history of Black Americans, we invite you to explore the Black-owned businesses at the Market.

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Get Involved with Volunteer Opportunities at the Pike Market Senior Center!

Our Senior Center is looking for passionate people to help with their new activity programming. Join their volunteer community today!

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New Portuguese Restaurant, Lonely Siren, Now Open at Pike Place Market

Enjoy Iberian-inspired light bites, craft cocktails, and more at the Market’s newest restaurant and bar open late for your evenings out!

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Valentine's Day at IL Bistro in Pike Place Market

Discover the Best Handmade Valentine’s Day Gifts and Experiences at Pike Place Market

This Valentine’s Day visit Pike Place Market to find handmade gifts as unique as your sweetie, pick up fresh tulips, or come to the Market for a romantic dining experience.

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Couple kissing in front of the Gum Wall in Pike Place Market

Cute Couple Photo-Ops in Pike Place Market (Just in time for Valentine’s Day)

So grab your camera, head down to Pike Place Market, and get ready to create some unforgettable memories with your sweetie this Valentine’s Day!

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15 Vegan-Friendly Places to Eat in Pike Place Market

Explore all the vegan-friendly dining options to enjoy at Pike Place Market, from pastries to tacos, pizza, and more!

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Enter to Win During Local Love Month!

February is Local Love Month! Get to to know what makes shopping local special at Pike Place Market with trivia, fun giveaway prizes, and more!

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Local Love Month: Latest Local

This week we’re featuring Latest Locals, the welcome newcomers to our community. Find out if this is your Market personality!

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Local Love Month: Advocate Local

This week we’re featuring our Advocate Locals. Those who are champions of their community and causes. Find out if this is your Market personality!

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Local Love Month: Collector Local

This week we’re honoring our Collector Locals. Those with a strong eye for style and collectible taste. Find out if this is your Market personality!

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Local Love Month: Original Local

This week we’re honoring our Original Locals. Those who value locally sourced and sustainably produced. Find out if this is your Market personality!

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Local Love Month: Legacy Local

Local Love Month kicks off with honoring of our Legacy Locals. Our long-time regulars and vested supporters. Find out if this is your Market personality!

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Sunset Pike Place Market

Experience the Market After Dark!

Experience Pike Place Market’s hottest spots outside of the bustling tourist hours; this is the Market after dark!

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24 Breakfast Spots at Pike Place Market

Whether you prefer a coffee on the go or a full sit-down meal, Pike Place Market has a destination for every breakfast eater.

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5 Handmade Businesses You Need to Visit at Pike Place Market

The Handmade Craft Market houses nearly 163 rotating craftspeople. Many of these products make for fantastic gifts! Here are Terumi Pong’s top picks.

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Our Most Popular Instagram Posts from 2023

⁣⁣Look back at 2023 with Pike Place Market! Scroll down to view our most popular Instagram photos/videos from the past year. ⁣⁣

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Iconic Public Market sign at Pike Place Market, Seattle. The colorful market is in the foreground while the vibrant sign surround by downtown condos and the Great Wheel captures the essence of this bustling landmark, inviting visitors to explore a world of fresh produce, artisanal goods, and rich cultural heritage

Pike Place Market’s Unforgettable Businesses Marking Major Milestones in 2023

Join us as we highlight the remarkable anniversaries of the businesses that have woven themselves into the fabric of our historic market.

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Unveiling Tradition: 24 Years of Handmade Craft Market Buttons at Pike Place Market

Each holiday season we create a button to capture the talent and creativity thriving within Pike Place Market. Start your exclusive collection today!

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Pike Place Market Restaurants Open on New Year’s Eve and More

What better way to ring in 2024 than at Pike Place Market. We rounded up the Market restaurants open on New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day.

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10 Magical Things To Do This Holiday Season at Pike Place Market

We’re hosting magical events that will become the backdrop to your holiday experiences! Read to discover 10 activities to make your holidays unforgettable.

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Pike Place Market Presents the 28th Annual Magic in the Market

The 28th Annual Magic in the Market at Pike Place Market is back, and it’s bigger and better than ever. Join us for a day filled with holiday magic.

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Shop These Native-Owned Market Businesses During Native American Heritage Month

Read on to see where you can find unique art, jewelry, and other handmade crafts by Indigenous makers.

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7 Veteran-Owned Market Businesses to Shop

As we honor those who have served this Veterans Day, we encourage you to support Market businesses that are veteran-owned and operated at Pike Place Market.

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Make it a Market Thanksgiving

Follow this guide to find your Thanksgiving ingredients, ready-made dishes, dining options, and festive home décor for your seasonal gatherings!

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Pike Place Thanksgiving

The Perfect Pike Place Market Thanksgiving Stuffing

Gobble it up Pike Place Market enthusiasts! This Thanksgiving we’re offering the insider’s scoop on a locally sourced, Pacific Northwest-inspired stuffing that is sure to satisfy your guests this holiday season.

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13 Pike Place Market Shops to Get into the Spirit of Fall

It’s time to outfit your home with the best autumn has to offer. We’re talking warm colors, cozy home décor, and spiced delights. Start exploring!

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Welcoming Hellenika, the New Greek Creamery at Pike Place Market

The founding family of Ellenos is back at Pike Place Market with an exciting new vision of Greek-style cultured products, including frozen yogurt gelato!

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Tricks, Treats, and More Halloween Feats at Pike Place Market

In the spirit of the Halloween season, we’ve gathered up all the spooky, mystical, and lively ways to enjoy it throughout our historic district.

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Early Bird Perks at Pike Place Market

Beat the summer crowds at Pike Place Market and spend the day as an early bird! Catch the special moments of the Market coming alive with these pro tips to plan your visit.

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