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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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8 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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16 Birthday Gift Bundles to Shop at Pike Place Market

Get to know some of the best birthday gifts to shop at the Market. Whether you’re looking for treats, special items, or experiences to share, we’ve got you!

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10 Things to Do for your Pike Place Market Summer Bucket List

Soak up the last weeks of summer and learn about the best experiences, eats, and goods to shop to celebrate the season on your Market Day!

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Pike Place Market’s 116th Birthday Giveaway

We’re celebrating our birthday by giving away over 50 birthday gifts from our Market businesses. Don’t miss your chance to win!

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9 Public Seating Areas to Sit & Rest in Pike Place Market

Take a break from shopping at 1 of the 9 public seating areas. These public seating areas can be easy to miss, whether you’re a first-time visitor or a local.

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16 Things You May Not Know About Pike Place Market

As we celebrate turning 116 years old, discover more of the lesser-known treasures of Pike Place Market with these 16 insider facts!

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Best Patios for Outdoor Dining at Pike Place Market

Find some of the best Seattle restaurants with outdoor dining in our treasured historic district. Read on for our guide to the best patios at Pike Place Market!

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Where to Buy Art in Pike Place Market

Looking for something unique to decorate your space? Pike Place Market has a range of vintage, handmade, and fine art to explore!

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produce stand at Frank's Produce in Pike Place Market

8 Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Pike Place Market Visit from a Local

Are you planning a trip to Seattle’s Pike Place Market this summer? Or maybe you have family and friends wanting to spend a day exploring Seattle attractions. If so, we’ve got you covered!

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9 Ways to Shop and Celebrate Pride Month at Pike Place Market

Happy Pride! Whether you’re interested in shopping or entertainment, Pike Place Market has a range of ways to show your support for the LGBTQIA+ community this month.

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10 Ideas for Father’s Day Gifts at Pike Place Market

On the hunt for last-minute gifts for dad this Father’s Day? Head to Pike Place Market for uniquely handmade goods, special dining experiences, and more!

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History of the PDA’s Market Restoration and Rehabilitation

Learn more about the history of our district’s buildings and how the PDA began 50 years ago to rehabilitate those in critical need of restoration.

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8 Blooms to Look for on our Farm Tables this Spring!

See which flowers are on our farm tables right now! From tulips in every variety, peonies, iris, daffodils, pussy willows and more! All blooms are grown within 100-miles of the Market.

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Expanding Access and Availability: 5 Ways Pike Place Market PDA Helps Feed Seattle

The Pike Place Market Preservation and Development Authority has worked to expand food access and provide healthy foods to Seattle residents for the past two decades. Learn more!

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Indie Book Stores

6 Independent Bookstores in Pike Place Market

Did you know there are 5 independent bookstores, one comic bookstore, and a map store in Pike Place Market? Learn more!

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Celebrating our Leading Women at the Pike Place Market PDA

Get to know the accomplished women who keep Pike Place Market growing and thriving behind the scenes at the Preservation Development Authority!

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Pike Place Market PDA 50th Anniversary

Join us on June 3rd as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Pike Place Market Preservation & Development Authority!⁣⁣ The PDA is the not-for-profit that manages the day-to-day operations of the Market. ⁣

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20 Things to Do with Mom for Mother’s Day

Whether Mom enjoys shopping, sharing quality time, or receiving a fresh bouquet of flowers, Pike Place Market has you covered this Mother’s Day! Read on for our guide to making this holiday a special Market Day.

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Go Green by Supporting Local Market Farmers this Earth Day

Want to make an impact this Earth Day? Support our Market farmers contributing to sustainable food systems through our PIKE BOX CSA program!

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10 Eco-Friendly Market Businesses to Shop on Earth Day

All around our Crafts Market, discover eco-conscious businesses offering uniquely renewed goods. Read on for our picks on quality housewares, apparel, accessories, musical instruments, and more!

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daffodils are on the roof of Pike Place Market

3 Market Trips to Get You Excited for Spring

To help you make the most out of the coming months, we put together 3 Pike Place Market trips. Try one or all of them as you get out and explore Seattle!

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Golden Age Collectables at Pike Place Market

FREE COMIC BOOK DAY at Golden Age Collectables!

Head to Golden Age Collectables on Saturday, May 6th, for their annual FREE COMIC BOOK DAY! They’ll be handing out FREE comics all day!

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The Best Easter Finds at Pike Place Market

Easter is just around the corner, and Pike Place Market in Seattle is the perfect destination to make your Easter celebration extra special. In this blog post, we’ll look at some of the best Easter items you can find at Pike Place Market.

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Public Art in the Market

Public Art in Pike Place Market

There is a treasure trove of public artworks found throughout Pike Place Market. Here are 10 very Instagrammable art pieces you’ll want to check out!

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Pike Place Market Wedding Chapel

Pike Place Market holds a special place in many couples’ love stories. That’s why we are proud to offer a brand new opportunity for couples.

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12 Legacy Women-Owned Businesses in Pike Place Market

Discover these talented women-owned farms, retailers, and craft vendors that have called the Market home for decades!

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