16 days of Market birthday giveaways!

It’s our birthday, and we can gift if we want to! As the Market celebrates 116 years of being a cultural mainstay of Seattle, we’re commemorating the occasion with a special giveaway for our Market shoppers.

Who doesn’t love birthday presents? Well, we think the Market has some of the best birthday presents in Seattle. So for our 116th birthday, we are giving away some amazing Market gifts for 16 days!

We’ve curated a special selection of Market items and we’re excited to share them with you.

Learn more below about how you can participate in this special series of giveaways over 16 days, kicking off on our birthday on August 17.

How to Play

  1.  Be sure you’re following our social media channels, this is where we’ll hold the giveaways!
    1.  Instagram @pikeplacepublicmarket
    2. Facebook @publicmarketcenter
    3. TikTok @pikeplacemarket_official
    4. X @pike_place
    5. Threads @pikeplacepublicmarket
  1.  Each day between August 17 – September 1, we’ll announce a new bundle of gifts for one lucky winner to enjoy with a friend across our channels.
  2. The channel where the gift reveal and entries are available will vary. Read the caption to find the giveaway of the day and enter.
  3. To be entered to win, simply like the post and tag a friend you’d share the gifts with.
  4. Once the contest has finished, our lucky 16 winners will be announced! For official rules visit PikePlaceMarket.org/Rules

Photo by @kik_sev_

Giveaway Items

Gifts will include a variety of incredible Market products including handmade apparel and accessories, snackable items, experiences, and much more! We’re giving away over 50 gifts in total to our shoppers as an appreciation for supporting our Market. Check back here daily during the giveaway to see the gift details as they’re revealed.

Day 1: The PNW Traveler Pack

Winner: Patti Rieck

Featuring Darras & KSWB Leather

Functional and rugged accessories are a great gift for any Northwest local or outdoor enthusiast.

  • Two crewneck sweatshirts screen printed by hand
  • Two laser-engraved leather journals

Day 2: Handmade Mug Set

Winner: Darsey Bartling

Featuring MODHome Ceramics

A perfect way to make a morning ritual special, each piece is uniquely made with its own handcrafted design by owner Nicole Pepper.

  • Two sgraffito style mugs, hand-thrown and etched

Day 3: Gifts For the Kid in You

Winner: Michelle St John

Featuring MarninSaylor, Market Magic Shop, and Seattle Hairwraps

Handmade toys and fun accessories are great for the kiddos in your life!

  • A Market tote and Rainbow Sprinkle Mini Donut Cat
  • A set of colorful hair wraps and a hair wrap-making craft kit
  • Two Magic & Jokes packages

Day 4: Spices & Spreads

Winner: Candace Campbell

Featuring MarketSpice and Woodring Northwest

Indulge in small-batch goods to enjoy in the kitchen!

  • Two gift boxes including teas, seasonings, and spice blends
  • Marionberry Preserves and Whiskey Caramel Sauce

Day 5: Dinner & a Show

Winner: Sonia Zarate

Featuring Can Can Culinary Cabaret & The Dressing Room

Enjoy a great date night or friends’ night out! Catch their current show Crimson & Clover melding song, dance, and cheeky storytelling while enjoying food and drinks.

    • Two standard tickets to select Can Can shows
    • $40 dining credit to The Dressing Room, redeemable during shows or any of their regular dining hours
    • Two Can Can hats, choose from trucker style or a beanie!

Day 6: Vintage Upcycled Sling Bags

Winner: Kat Yang

Featuring Saisei Apparel

Owner Kim Ramirez sources her materials by hand from families she works with in Japan, curating pieces that are 65+ years old and reimagining them into new wearables.

    • One-of-a-kind sling bag made from a vintage kimono
    • One-of-a-kind sling bag made from a vintage obi

Day 7: Rainy Day Set

Winner: Monita Huang

Featuring Softwear Prints & WithTheRain

Cozy and comfortable, these handmade boot liners and Seattle-themed sweatshirts are great for dressing up your rainy-day fits.

        • Two Sets of SLUG Fleece Rain Boot Liners
        • “When It Rains We Pour” Crewneck and “Tree of Life” Hoodie

Day 8: Sweet Treats

Winner: Angela Smith

Featuring Chukar Cherries & The Confectional

A crowd-pleaser for any party or office celebration! These assorted treats are locally made and specialties of our Market.

    • Two assortment boxes of chocolate-covered cherries and nuts
    • 4-pack specialty Market icons mini-cheesecakes & 16-pack of birthday-themed mini-cheesecakes

Day 9: A Piece of Pike Place Market History

Winner: Trevor Diddell

Featuring Weird Woods

Remade from the original construction of Pike Place Market in the 1900s, these tabletop clocks were sourced from a beam replaced in the Sanitary Market. A great functional gift for any history buff!

    • Two clocks constructed from salvaged Douglas Fir wood

Day 10: Chow Down on Chowder

Winner: Christina Mitine

Featuring Pike Place Chowder

Great for warming your fall days at the Market as the seasons turn, this Market eatery is a must-stop for classic comforts of the Pacific Northwest!

      • Two $100 gift cards redeemable in-store only

Day 11: Handcrafted

Winner: Timothy Pressel

Featuring MJ Yarns & GetMobii

These cozy handmade accessories are perfect for fall, and include a toolkit to get creative with your own woven wearable projects!


Day 12: Sipping on Summer

Winner: Rachel Larson

Featuring DrinkingStraws.Glass & Rachel’s Ginger Beer 

A refreshing bundle! Fill up on your favorite flavors of ginger beer and enjoy it on-the-go with these paired vessels. It’s a perfect gift for the stylish and eco-friendly friend in your life.

Day 13: Leather Essentials

Winner: Leslie Kennedy

Featuring LEOLO Handmade Shoes & Leather Goods

Travel in style! LEOLO’s handcrafted leather pieces are a perfect match for the refined friend who enjoys durable and sophisticated pieces for everyday use.

          • Handmade leather travel pack including: eyeglass case, luggage tag, and passport sleeve
          • Customized leather belt

Day 14: Under Puget Sound

Winner: Rofaidah Al-Shamiri

Featuring Karaba Art Glass & BasilicArt

For fanatics of the oceans, these two artists craft items made just for them!

Day 15: Wonder & Whimsy

Winner: Turri Barnes

Featuring Catshy Crafts & Kate Endle Illustration

Enjoy colorful, whimsical art from these artists in our handmade Craft Market!

Day 16: Be An Improv Judge

Winner: Zoe Zuest-Becker

Featuring Unexpected Productions

Take the stage at the Market Theatre with this prize! You and a friend will have the opportunity to be a judge during Seattle Theatresports, a longtime show staple at Unexpected Productions.

  • Be Judge at Seattle Theatresports with 6 tickets for the show (for you)
  • Be Judge at Seattle Theatresports with 6 tickets for the show (for a friend)