Transforming Pioneer Square’s alleys into one of its unrivaled assets.
Events
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 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...
ALLEY PALOOZA

ALLEY PALOOZA

ONE NIGHT ONLY! Thursday, AUG 1st 2013 5pm-9pm from POST to PIONEER SQUARE www.alleypalooza.com Come and check out Seattle’s historic alleys as they come alive with music, food, art and entertainment. Firehouse Alley (W of 1st Ave, S of Yesler) J&M Alley (W of 1st Ave, S of Washington) Kitchen Alley (W of 1st Ave,...
ALLEY CATS III

ALLEY CATS III

An Alley full of adoptable PAWS cats & kittens! PAWS will be breaking out the ~Kitty Kissin’ Kubby~ for Pioneer Square First Thursday. (2nd Thursday in July).  A family friendly event with adoptable kittens & cats, raffle, kids games, snacks & beverages Thursday, July 11th | 5pm to 8pm in Nord ALLEY: located 1 blk south of Occidental Park in Pioneer Square   Sponsors include: ISI Seattle | PAWS...
GREET THE LIGHT

GREET THE LIGHT

Pioneer Square First Thursday | June 6th 6:00pm to 9:00pm Kick off summer and the longest days of the year!  Stroll through the Nord Alley as we unveil our new permanent alley lighting! Also featuring Best of Nord Alley Artists – back for ONE NIGHT ONLY!  Joe Iano | Kyler Martz | Matt Yoder Jenny...
CANCELLED May 2nd in Nord Alley

CANCELLED May 2nd in Nord Alley

 
Stairway ART & PHOTO exhibit 4/4

Stairway ART & PHOTO exhibit 4/4

FEET FIRST EVENT. Stop by the Stairway ART & PHOTO CONTEST Exhibit in NORD ALLEY during the Pioneer Square Art Walk on Thursday, April 4th from 5pm to 8pm. Four winners will have their artwork on display through the end of May. Enjoy art, music and food and drinks. Location: 314 First Avenue South, Seattle 98104...
Telescope Art  - March Nord Alley Art

Telescope Art – March Nord Alley Art

See the newest alley art installation, Telescope Art by Sarah Ruether and Nick MacDonald. Sarah and Nick used discarded plug plates from the Sloan Foundation’s 2.5 meter telescope’s focal plane for the newest alley art. These plates are drilled with thousands of holes to capture light from a galaxy, quasar or other target. Each hole conveys...
Dogs Light Up Nord Alley

Dogs Light Up Nord Alley

December 12, 2012 On First Thursday December 6th, dozens of costumed canines flocked to Nord Alley in Pioneer Square. The evening saw these furry, four-legged friends gathering for the first annual Dogs on Parade holiday costume contest. As the dogs and their humans registered and showed off the costumes to judges, Sean Bendickson played holiday music...
DOGS ON PARADE: Howliday Style 12/6

DOGS ON PARADE: Howliday Style 12/6

Join us for Pioneer Square Holidays! The DOG COSTUME CONTEST starts in Nord Alley @5pm. Winners will be announced at the TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY in Occidental Park @ 6pm, followed by a DOG PARADE through Pioneer Square. Finish the parade in Nord Alley with CAROLING by the Beaconettes – three time winners of The Great...
2nd Annual ALLEY CATS in Nord Alley

2nd Annual ALLEY CATS in Nord Alley

First Thursday 10/4: AN ALLEY FULL OF ADOPTABLE CATS & KITTENS Come Join Us! PAWS Cat City will be breaking out the Kitten Kissin’ Tent in Pioneer Square’s Nord Alley! A family friendly event with adoptable kittens & cats, kids games, snacks, cat videos, beverages and light music. Pioneer Square’s First Thursday Art Walk Thursday, October 4th...