Pike Place Market Kicks Off Local Celebration Month with the Energize Your WorkWeek Contest

Visit the Market in February and show how you EAT, SHOP, MEET and REJUVENATE for a chance to win weekly prizes plus one grand prize.

SEATTLE, January 31, 2023 – Pike Place Market is proud to announce the Energize Your WorkWeek Contest during Local Celebration Month in February. This month-long contest is a tribute to the Market’s dedicated and passionate community of shoppers who support local businesses and contribute to the Market’s vibrant atmosphere. Without the support and patronage of Market friends and neighbors, Pike Place Market would not be the vibrant, bustling destination it is today.

To celebrate, Pike Place Market invites Washington residents to participate in the Energize Your WorkWeek Contest. With four weeks in February, participants have four chances to win. Locals who visit Pike Place Market throughout the month and capture how they EAT, SHOP, MEET and REJUVENATE at the Market have a chance to win monthly prizes and be entered to win the ultimate grand prize. This is the perfect opportunity to explore the Market and enjoy the atmosphere, browse through the stalls, explore newly opened businesses and discover unique, locally sourced products while savoring a taste of Seattle.

1. Visit Pike Place Market each week or four times during the month of February to participate.

2. On each visit, document how you EAT, SHOP, MEET, or REJUVENATE at the Market. Take photos of your experience or receipts of where you spent your day! – Use this helpful guide for inspiration.

3. Submit photos to be entered to win Market prizes. Submit individual photos early to be entered into weekly drawings! For the grand prize, all four photo submissions must be submitted by 11:59pm on Tuesday, February 28, 2023.


Weekly Prizes
$50 Market Gift Card
Each week submit your photos for a chance to win a $50 Market Gift Card. There will be four drawing, one every week in February. This card can be redeemed at over 80 participating Market businesses and is completely paperless!

Grand Prize
An Exclusive Dinner at SHAMA’s Glass House
For the grand prize winner, they will get to invite up to 5 people to a beautiful special dining experience at SHAMA, the Market’s premier destination for traditional Moroccan cuisine. Enjoy a three-course, family-style meal in a stunning glass atrium with glowing sunset views, lush greenery, and soft string lights hanging overhead. Owner Hamid Majdi and his staff will curate a menu of fragrantly spiced authentic sides and delectable entrees that equally balances a fine-dining and homestyle experience. Top it all off with a house-made dessert for a memorable evening with loved ones.

Pike Place Market is grateful for the support of its local shoppers and is proud to celebrate their commitment to the Market during Local Celebration Month. The Market has a rich history dating back over 100 years, and local shoppers help to keep that tradition, vibrant community and unique shopping experience alive for generations to come. Known for its high-quality products, including fresh produce, artisanal foods, and handmade crafts. Local Market shoppers are able to experience this first-hand and take a piece of the Market home with them every day.

To learn more about the contest, see official rules and start planning, visit PikePlaceMarket.org/Energize

About the Pike Place Market Preservation and Development Authority PDA – The nine-acre historic district is maintained and operated by the Pike Place Market Preservation and Development Authority (PDA), a nonprofit public corporation created by the City of Seattle in 1973. The PDA supports the Market’s remarkable community by increasing farm and food retailing opportunities, supporting small and marginal businesses, and providing services for low-income individuals. In addition, PDA helps protect the essence of the Market by preserving, rehabilitating and maintaining the buildings within the Market. PikePlaceMarket.org


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