Downtown Is Open

Welcome Back Downtown

Downtown Seattle’s business and nonprofit landscape was significantly altered by COVID-19. Today, more workers and visitors are returning to the center city, helping put downtown on a steady path to recovery. Help support downtown arts and cultural venues, retailers, restaurants and other businesses by using our directory below. Updated regularly, it features over 500 listings, including hours of operation and neighborhood. See you downtown!


Meal Types


Arts & Culture

Emerald City Trapeze

Seattle’s premier school for flying trapeze, aerial and circus arts. Emerald City Trapeze welcomes performers and flyers of all levels. With a full-sized indoor flying trapeze rig and a professional grade aerial studio, this is a must see circus school. Rustic charm shines through in its wood-beam construction and funky décor, but the real magic is up in the air.



Seattle’s flagship branch of long-running retailer, offering rugged outdoor clothing and travel gear since 1897.


Restaurants & Bars

Photo: Seattle Mariners

Hatback Sports Bar & Grill

Hatback is located in the heart of Seattle’s Sodo district, across the street from T-Mobile Park, home of the Seattle Mariners. And don’t miss Steelheads Alley brewpub, located adjacent to Hatback and serving up specialty craft beers brewed onsite by Métier. It’s a must for Mariners fans!


Photo: @marinersteamstore

Mariners Team Store

Head to this sporty hub for Seattle Mariners fan gear, including caps, jerseys, collectibles and game-used items.


Pro Shop at Lumen Field

The Pro Shop is the official home of Seattle Seahawks apparel, merchandise and fan gear.

Arts & Culture

Showbox SoDo

Showbox has made a name synonymous with great music and live entertainment throughout the Pacific Northwest region. Featuring more than 350 performers and events throughout the year, there’s something for everyone at this premier concert venue.

Offers can change at the discretion of business owners. Please double-check on their website before making purchases.

There are plenty of safe and clean ways to get downtown, but if you choose to drive, consider visiting for the best parking rates.