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South Lake Union wedding venue that closed its doors ordered to pay $50,000 to consumers

The former operators of a Seattle venue who booked events, including weddings, knowing the space would be unavailable were ordered by a judge Tuesday to pay nearly $305,000.

The Ronald and Amanda Cranes’ business, EM Fine Art, had hosted events at a South Lake Union gallery.

In two mass emails in June 2014, the Cranes […]

Seattle Boats Afloat Show 2015 – September 16-20

West Coast’s Largest Floating Show

Seattle’s 37th annual Lake Union Boats Afloat Show gets underway on Wednesday, September 16 and continues through Sunday, September 20. This exciting show brings you all the best of boating in one place. Tour new and used boats in every size and price, as well as boating equipment of […]

The Legacy of Seattle Hip-Hop opens at MOHAI on September 19th

The Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI) is proud to present The Legacy of Seattle Hip-Hop opening on September 19, 2015 and on display through May 1, 2016. . Curated by Seattle natives Jazmyn Scott and Aaron Walker-Loud, The Legacy of Seattle Hip-Hop will celebrate, honor and invite exploration of the growing regional Hip-Hop […]

Fred Hutch’s Obliteride to spin through South Lake Union

A fun new route makes it easy to join the bike ride

Obliteride riders will cycle through our community on Aug. 9, 2015, raising critical funds to help Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center obliterate cancer. “We’re urging people to come join the fun and cheer us on as we […]

Seafair Fireworks Over Lake Union 2015

Seattle July 4th Weekend: 2015 Independence Day Celebration @ Lake Union | Seafair Summer Fourth, Gas Works Park

Seafair Summer 4th July 4, 2015 Noon – 11 p.m. | Free | All Ages More info:

Gas Works Park 2143 N Northlake Way Seattle, WA


Why Bezos loves Amazon’s ‘unique’ South Lake Union campus

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos knows he could save money by moving the company’s headquarters out of Seattle’s dense urban center — but he has no intentions of doing that.

He gave a rare inside glimpse into his thinking during the Amazon’s (Nasdaq: AMZN) annual shareholders’ meeting last week. The company shared a story of […]




Come kick-off the Summer at this networking social dockside celebration. Join your SLU friends and colleagues for a fun evening aboard the historical Steamer Virginia V. There will be easy networking games to help you get to know others along with delicious appetizers and drinks. Cheers to Summer and connecting with SLU Chamber guests!


Amazon expands (again) in South Lake Union

With its lease of the Troy Block, Amazon could reportedly end up filling 10 million square feet of Seattle office space.

And while Amazon employees already swarm South Lake Union, the company will have room for many thousands more

Seattle Maritime Festival to feature tugboat ballet, more

The Survival Suit Races are a tradition at the Seattle Maritime Festival. This year’s fest is Saturday, May 9, at Lake Union Park. (Alan Berner/The Seattle Times)


Workboats get their day at the Seattle Maritime Festival Family Fun Day, being held this year at Lake Union Park


USGA to hold fan event at Lake Union Park during U.S. Open

A free fun fest at Seattle’s Lake Union Park is among the events planned to broaden enthusiasm for June’s U.S. Open in Pierce County.