South Seattle Lists

Holidays in South Seattle: 18 Fun Sales & Events

Holidays in South Seattle: 18 Fun Sales & Events

There are so many ways to get your holiday cheer on right here in South Seattle! Here are a few of our favorites: 1. Meaningful Movie: What Would Jesus Buy? A satirical and entertaining look at the excessive consumerism of Christmas that  follows the zany and hilarious Reverend Billy (performance […]

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Libraries on the Loose! 26 Little Free Libraries in South Seattle

South Seattle is blessed with dozens of Little Free Libraries — tiny, usually homemade book shelters that function as “take-a-book, leave-a-book” gathering places where neighbors can share their favorite literature and stories. According to littlefreelibrary.org, the movement began in 2009 when a Wisconsin man built a model of a one-room […]

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Halloween in the ‘Hood: 18 South Seattle Events

Halloween in the ‘Hood: 18 South Seattle Events

It’s here! Your ghoulish guide to celebrating the fall harvest and Halloween season right here in Seattle’s most vibrant community. From pumpkin carvings to haunted houses, tricks and treats to ghostly events and much more, this is how we get our thrills and chills in South Seattle! 1. Halloween Carnival […]

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Go Play! Top 10 South Seattle Playgrounds

Go Play! Top 10 South Seattle Playgrounds

With all this wonderful sunny weather and the re-opening of the new and improved Mount Baker Playground, we knew it was time for a list of our favorite South Seattle parks. So many fun options! Where are your favorite places to play in South Seattle? 1. Othello Playground (4351 S. […]

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Seafair, South-End Style: 10 Things You Need to Know

Seafair, South-End Style: 10 Things You Need to Know

Love it or hate it, Seafair is coming. As evidenced by the sudden, weeks-long construction project designed to turn the usually tranquil shores of Lake Washington into a massive three-day party with thousands of people as Seattleites gather for one of the city’s oldest and most cherished traditions, including the […]

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Stay Cool, South-End! 10 South Seattle Waterfront Parks

Stay Cool, South-End! 10 South Seattle Waterfront Parks

South Seattle is blessed with several miles of public shoreline and stunning views along Lake Washington, and with a beautiful sunny week ahead, it’s a great time to explore each and every one of them. Bring a picnic! Our route starts at the southern end of the Rainier Valley and […]

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This Summer: Kids & Teens Eat Free at 15 South Seattle Locations

This Summer: Kids & Teens Eat Free at 15 South Seattle Locations

Good nutrition is essential for effective learning every day, all year long. And just as learning does not end when school lets out, neither does the need for good nutrition. Which is why thousands of Seattle children ages 1 through 18 will enjoy free breakfasts and lunches this summer through […]

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8 Things to Do in South Seattle this Weekend (June 3-5)

8 Things to Do in South Seattle this Weekend (June 3-5)

With temperatures in the 80s and 90s expected this weekend, it’s a great time to get out and about. And there’s no need to travel far because we’ve got all sorts of fun happening right here in South Seattle. Here are a few of our faves: 1. Seward Park Clay […]

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Fun in the Sun: 10 South Seattle Summer Camps

Fun in the Sun: 10 South Seattle Summer Camps

Summer vacation is just a few short weeks away (the last student day for Seattle Public Schools is Fri., June 24th) and there are numerous south-end summer camp options to choose from. That said, many will fill up quickly, so now is a good time to pull out the calendar […]

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Be the Change: 20 South Seattle Volunteer Opportunities

Be the Change: 20 South Seattle Volunteer Opportunities

It’s National Volunteer Week — a time to promote and show appreciation for volunteerism throughout the United States and Canada, and especially here in South Seattle where there is no shortage of people and organizations diligently and selflessly helping neighbors every day. That said, according to the U.S. Bureau of […]

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