There Be Dragons on the Lake! The Seattle Flying Dragon Boat Club

Dragon Boats. Perhaps you’ve seen them cruising or flashing by on Lake Union where Seattle Flying Dragon Boat Club practices more than 200 times a year, year-round. Dragon boat racing is the oldest continuously practiced team sport in the world, dating back 2,400 years in China where it continues at that country’s national sport. […]

Denny Way closed for construction all weekend Nov. 18-20

Drivers in downtown Seattle will need to avoid Denny Way over the weekend.

All lanes will be closed between Stewart Street and Fairview Avenue North to reconfigure and restripe the road.

Crews have been installing underground utilities for Seattle City Light’s Denny Substation on Denny Way for the last month.

The closure will start […]

The Fremont Fair 2014 Bucks Tradition

(Seattle, WA) June 12, 2014 – The 43rd annual Fremont Fair, taking place June 20-22, 2014, is trading country music for hip-hop and livestock for art cars. With a large dose of the Fremont neighborhood’s “delibertas quirkas” (freedom to be peculiar) nature, the weekend-long urban fair is turning the traditional notion of “fair” on its head. 


Celebrate New Year’s Eve on Lake Union with the annual Space Needle Fireworks Show

As always, the best spots to view the show are pretty much anywhere on the lake!

Several Lake Union Restaurants taking part in Seattle Restaurant Week

October 13-17 and 20-24, 2013 Seattle Restaurant Week is ramping up again, offering 3 course dinners for $28 (some with 3 course lunches for $15) at over 160 local restaurants. It’s the biggest, broadest reaching dining celebration around and 11 of these restaurants call Lake Union and Eastlake home. Your local restaurants are offering […]

Who’s Your Hero Bike Tour kicks off at Gasworks Sept. 14


The “Who’s Your Hero Tour” kicks off Sept. 14 at 9 a.m. PDT in Gas Works Park, 2101 N Northlake Way, Seattle, WA. The tour is being led by Chris Waddell, a 13-time Paralympic Medalist and first paraplegic to summit Mt. Kilimanjaro in Africa. More information about Chris can be found at


This Just In – Amazing Weather On Lake Union This Summer

Our mascot Eddy loves! Lake Union in July!

Wooden Boat Festival Coincides with Lake Union Fireworks 2013

37th Annual Lake Union Wooden Boat Festival

At Lake Union Park July 4th thru 7th

 Where:            Lake Union Park & The Center for Wooden Boats

1010 Valley St, Seattle, WA 98109

When:             Thursday July 4th, 2013 through Sunday July 7th, 2013

Time:               10:00am – 6:00pm daily

Cost:                Free!  (Donations gratefully accepted) Seattle, WA […]

Sea History With MOHAI And ARGOSY CRUISES Partnership

Museum of History & Industry Partners with Argosy Cruises To Offer Historical Live-Narrated Cruise And Museum Visit Package SEATTLE – Sea History at the bottom of Lake Union and Lake Washington. It’s been estimated that there are 109 planes, 50 ships, a coal train and many other objects sitting at the bottom of Lake Washington. Who […]

Celebrate New Year’s Eve on Lake Union with the annual Space Needle Fireworks Show

As always, the best vantage points to view the annual fireworks show off the Space Needle, are pretty much all! lake locations!