Good Lookin'

Office Party at Rivet and Sway

Seattle's online eyewear company gets new digs and offers up a deal on some chic framework of your own.

05/31/2013 By Amanda Zurita


Item of the Moment: Taxidermy at the Belfry

Gothic Americana details at the Belfry in Pioneer Square.


Met Maps

Tracking What's New In Pioneer Square

The rediscovery of the city's oldest neighborhood continues apace. Here's where to eat—and what's actually open.

04/24/2013 By Allecia Vermillion


10 Seattle Neighborhoods Annotated

Local real estate is showing robust signs of postrecession life—and so are neighborhoods.

04/17/2013 By Seattle Met Staff

Cocktails & Theater

Preview: Get "Smoked" with Cafe Nordo

Dinner, drinks, and a show? Cafe Nordo’s new spaghetti western–inspired dinner theater opens May 2.

04/16/2013 By Cassandra Callan

Retail Opening

New! E. Smith Mercantile

Idaho native strikes gold with a modern take on the general store in Pioneer Square, the hottest old neighborhood in town.

04/04/2013 By Kirby Ellis

Theater + Booze

Why a Scotch Seminar Is a Cultural Event

Learn how to speak and drink like a Scot in honor of the arrival of the National Theatre of Scotland.

03/29/2013 By Laura Dannen


The Food Pioneers of Pioneer Square

Don’t call it a comeback, the square’s been here for years.

03/28/2013 By Cassie Sawyer

Art Walk

Art After-Hours: Where to Go This First Thursday (February)

Museums are free, galleries stay open late. So...many...choices.

02/07/2013 By Sheila Farr

Visual Art

Tiny Works of Art: Miniature Kites at Paper Hammer

They're handpainted and not much bigger than a silver dollar. Better yet? They actually fly.

09/25/2012 By Sheila Farr

Local Artist Showcase

Raw Natural Born Artists: Radiate Showcase

Tina Witherspoon's 2012 recycled couture collection, "To Dye For," takes the runway in multidisciplinary art showcase in Pioneer Square.

08/14/2012 By Amanda Austin

Visual Art

Art After-Hours: Where to Go this First Thursday

Museums are free, galleries stay open late. So…many…choices…

07/05/2012 By Seattle Met Staff

Art Walk

Special Gallery Night in Pioneer Square on May 17

View new and ongoing exhibits after hours.

05/15/2012 By Laura Dannen


Mom Gets Tough With Carjacker

Body pulled from Lake Washington; man stabbed near Pioneer Square; mom talks carjacker into returning stolen car.

01/17/2012 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee


Pioneer Square Stabbing, Cab Driver Pulls Gun

Man stabbed in Pioneer Square robbery, cops break up club brawls, cabbie pulls gun on man, police arrest Mensa candidate on Capitol Hill.

01/13/2012 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee


Men Attacked After Confronting "Drug Dealers"

Men attacked after confronting drug dealers; woman beaten, robbed while trying to buy back her lost cellphone.

01/05/2012 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee

Visual Art

Art After-Hours: Where to Go this First Thursday

Museums are free, galleries stay open late. So…many…choices…

01/05/2012 By Adriana Grant


Christmas Muggings, Shootings, and Robberies

South Seattle muggers arrested, man shot in Pioneer Square, and Lake City armed robberies.

12/27/2011 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee


Crime Stats, Pioneer Square Stabbing, and Stolen Electronics

Man stabbed in argument in Pioneer Square, police say salon is fencing stolen goods, FBI says crime is down in Seattle.

12/19/2011 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee


Machetes, Speakeasy Defendants, and Seahawks

Man slashed with machete in West Seattle, more defendants plead guilty in speakeasy case, and man and woman attacked after getting kicked out of Seahawks game.

12/01/2011 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee