Neighborhood News

Neighborhood News

Neighborhood News

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.

New October Events - Mark Your Calendars! 


FRIDAY, OCTOBER 26 -  5 - 8 pm
ZOMBIE CRAWL: 21+ bar hop around the Market!

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 27 - 11 am - 4 pm
A family-friendly fall festival at the Market! As part of this event, we are encouraging families to visit Pike Place Market and explore the many shops and businesses we have to offer by incorporating Trick-or-Treating around the Market from 1- 3pm. Most of the activities will take place on the MarketFront and along the cobblestones.

Small Business Workshops

Registration now open, invitations sent via email to business owners. Limited space available, don't wait to sign up.

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. Click here to register.

*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.

Merchandising Refresh
Tuesday, November 20 - 6:00 - 8:30 p.m.

Stockings and Stuffers 2018 - Participant Application Information

Deadline for submission has passed, please visit the PDA office. 

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

Deadline for submission has passed, please visit the PDA office. 

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. 

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 the PDA Marketing department. 

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.