6 Fun Facts about the Pike Place Market

A trip to Seattle is not complete without a visit to the famous Pike Place Market; where you can find everything from fish throwing, beautiful big bouquets of flowers for just $10, and the grossest attraction I’ve ever seen.  READ MORE >

4. No already established businesses are allowed in the market

The Pike Place Market is home to a number of companies that have now expanded locally, nationally and even internationally; but to trade in the market, it has to be your birth spot (that is, your first place of business).  The first ever Starbucks is located here, along with other local favorites like Pike Place Chowder, Rachel’s Ginger Beer and Piroshky Piroshky.