Transforming Pioneer Square’s alleys into one of its unrivaled assets.
Howlidays is back! December 13th

Howlidays is back! December 13th

Our annual Howlidays event is back! Dress up your pup in his/her holiday best and enter the dog costume contest!  New this year is a dog agility course and a For Pets & People holiday market. Find the fun from 12pm to 4pm in Occidental Square Park and Pedestrian Mall....
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Seattle Design Festival 2014

Seattle Design Festival 2014

Jeremy Reding, an ‘Urbanaut’ with Seattle Design Nerds, walks inside of their inflatable installation ‘CREA.T.UR.E.’ in Seattle’s Nord Alley on Sunday.  http://seattletimes.com/html/picturethis/2024488425_4thannualseattledesignfestival.html Photo by Erika Schultz/The Seattle Times
The Lady and the Tramp Dinner

The Lady and the Tramp Dinner

Your Dinner  Package Includes: Pre-dinner drinks with Stella Artois 4 Course Authentic Italian Meal Paired with Italian Red and White wines Accordion Player Lady and the Tramp playing on a projector Book your ticket or for more information:  Lady and the Tramp Dinner
Alley Cats Adoption Event

Alley Cats Adoption Event

Thursday, August 7 from 5pm to 8pm - For the past 4 years we have hosted an adoption event for PAWS during one of the well known ‘First Thursdays’ in Pioneer Square. This year, they’ll be breaking out their infamous Kitten Kissin’ Tent again – join us for this free family-friendly event and meet some of our adoptable...
New Mystics | First Thursday June 5

New Mystics | First Thursday June 5

NATURAL MOVEMENT On display in Nord Alley from June 5 – July 1. Opening reception in Nord Alley | June 5 from 5pm – 8pm. Presented by New Mystics with support from Back Alley Bike Repair and International Sustainability Institute. Free, public event. New Mystics presents a new body of 5 kinetic sculptures drawn directly...
WORLD CUP NORD ALLEY 2014

WORLD CUP NORD ALLEY 2014

COME WATCH THE 2014 WORLD CUP GAMES! Everyone is welcome to join us for free live viewings on a big screen in Nord Alley Pioneer Square. Youth and adult soccer teams come and cheer on your favorite team and country! Bring a lunch, wear your favorite team’s jersey and come with friends, kids & co-workers....
Alley Design Concept

Alley Design Concept

See Final Concept Design Presentation We’re in the final design phase to develop a “shovel-ready” surface design and lighting recommendations that are cost-effective, historically appropriate and community driven.  Why? Pioneer Square’s alleys will become safer and an economic asset to the community if we can remove the barriers to creating an attractive surface. Here’s a brief...
Bike Love! 2/6/14

Bike Love! 2/6/14

Save the date for FEBRUARY 6th!! – Pioneer Square First Thursday. Come and celebrate “Bike Love” in the Nord Building with Washington Bikes & Back Alley Bike Repair and the Alley Network Project. Then take a U-TURN in Nord Alley for more #bikelove festivities in AXIS Pioneer Square.  Bicyclists, Zipsters, Art-lovers & Assorted Romantics: Come on down to Washington Bikes in Pioneer...
Howlidays 2: Dogs on Parade Dec 5

Howlidays 2: Dogs on Parade Dec 5

SECOND ANNUAL Holiday Dog Costume Contest Dress up your pups in their best costume (holiday-themed or otherwise) and bring them down to historic Pioneer Square.  Join the friendly competition for best costume prize and bragging rights for Pioneer Square Dog of the Year! THURSDAY, DEC 5, 2013 (First Thurday Art Walk) 5:30pm Activities Start 7:00pm Tree...
Alley Design Concepts Survey

Alley Design Concepts Survey

Thanks for coming to the Alley Corridor Project design workshops! Your feedback for the design approaches will help guide the designs. The Project will design a “shovel-ready” surface design and explore lighting concepts. Both of these should be: - cost-effective - historically appropriate - community driven Contrasting Design Approaches The designers presented two contrasting design approaches to see...
10.3 ALLEY OPEN HOUSE: curate | transform | unearth | interpret

10.3 ALLEY OPEN HOUSE: curate | transform | unearth | interpret

Nord Alley located between 1st Ave S & Occidental S, north of Jackson Street. Sponsors include: International Sustainability Institute, City of Seattle Department of Neighborhoods, The Alliance for Pioneer Square, SvR Design Company, Olson Kundig Architects
9.5 Alley Corridor Project - Kickoff Open House

9.5 Alley Corridor Project – Kickoff Open House

The Alley Corridor Project kicked off with an open house in Nord Alley - Alley Inspirations - September 5th. Residents, businesses, property owners and anyone interested in improving the alleys came out to offer their hopes for the alleys. See more here: Comments & Project Information The Project, led by the International Sustainability Institute, will design a new, authentic surface...
ALLEY INSPIRATIONS

ALLEY INSPIRATIONS

SHARE YOUR IDEAS! for the Alley Corridor Project. 5-7PM in Nord Alley MEET our designers: SvR & Olson Kundig Architects music by Sean Bendickson + refreshments Help design Pioneer Square’s alleys! THE RESULT a “shovel-ready” surface design and lighting concepts, cost-effective, historically appropriate, community driven SPONSORS International Sustainability Institute, City of Seattle Department of Neighborhoods, The...