News for the Pike Place Market Community
There's always a lot happening at Pike Place Market. The Market community can read about news and upcoming events happening in and around the neighborhood through the Market Insider, a monthly newsletter published by the Pike Place Market PDA. Each month, read the latest edition here or pick up a copy in a residential building.
- Read the current edition of the Market Insider [PDF]
- Read the 2017-2018 Annual Report
- Read the 2017 MarketFront Grand Opening Report
- Annual Gum Wall Cleaning September 12 - 14
Stockings and Stuffers 2018 - Participant Application Information
Due September 30th
If you're a daystall craftsperson interested in participating in Stockings and Stuffers in the MarketFront Pavilion during Magic in the Market, please submit an application form. This year, Magic in the Market is on Saturday, November 24th. All applications will be reviewed by Pike Place Market PDA staff, and final decisions for participant selections will be at the discretion of the PDA. Please contact David Dickinson with any questions.
Holiday Gift Guide
Due September 30th
Once again this year, the Pike Place Market PDA is inviting all Market tenants to submit products for consideration in the 2018 Holiday off-line online gift guide. This is a fun, free and interactive resource to encourage Market-goers to visit Pike Place Market and shop from your shops and tables. We hope to include as many Market businesses as possible, but need your help! Please use the following form to submit an item from your business. The deadline for applications is September 30th, so don't delay. Contact the PDA Marketing department with any questions.
Small Business Workshops
Save the Dates! Registration opens October 1, watch your inbox for an invitation. Limited space available.
Pike Place Market is partnering with Ventures, a Seattle-based nonprofit that supports entrepreneurs at every stage of business, to offer four hands-on business training opportunities that will help you run your business more effectively and efficiently, gain more customers and plan for sustainability. These workshops can be taken as a series or by themselves and are free for businesses in Pike Place Market. Registration opens soon.
*Daystall permit holders may earn attendance credit for attendance at these workshops. Contact Daystall Staff for more info.
A Communications Plan that Works
Wednesday, October 24 - 8:30 - 11 a.m
Effective & Efficient Digital Marketing
Wednesday, October 31 - 8:30 - 11 a.m
A Business Plan to Make More Money
Wednesday, November 7 - 8:30 - 11 a.m.
Tuesday, November 20 - 6:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Co-op Advertising Program
The Pike Place Market PDA offers a Co-op Advertising Program, which allows Market tenants to receive reimbursements of up to 50% for qualifying paid advertisements placed for your business. Funds are available on a first-come, first-serve basis for tenants in good standing with the PDA.
- Daystall and Farm: Receive up to $350 annually
- Commercial: Receive up to $700 annually
Click here to see how you can qualify for the Co-op Advertising Program. If you have questions, please contact Kalyn Kinomoto in the PDA Marketing department at firstname.lastname@example.org or (206) 774-5259.
Current Downtown Seattle Projects & Construction Impacts
Pike Place MarketFront (completed June 2017) was the first step to seamlessly connecting the Market to a revitalized waterfront. View the schedule of current and upcoming construction projects neighboring Pike Place Market, or click on the links below for more information on a specific project.
- Seattle Streetcar Center City Connector
- Alaskan Way Viaduct Demolition
- Waterfront Projects
- Victor Steinbrueck Park Renovation
- Market to MOHAI
- Ferries - Seattle Multimodal Terminal at Colman Dock Project
- Washington State Convention Center Expansion