Pike Place Market

Downtown Seattle

Founded in 1907 and built on a steep hill overlooking Elliot Bay, Pike Place Market is one of the oldest continuously operating public farmers' markets in the United...

  • Shopping Street
  • Art
  • Walking
  • 4.5
  • 2

Triple Door

Downtown

Founded in 2003, The Triple Door is a dinner theater, lounge and music venue that hosts a wide variety of events from weekly cabaret to local and internationally...

  • Performing arts
  • Cultural & Historical

Century Ballroom

Capitol Hill

If you've ever wanted to learn Swing, Salsa or Tango, this is the place to do so. Located in the middle of Capitol Hill, Century Ballroom was founded in 1997 to...

  • Performing arts
  • Other

Olympic Sculpture Park

Lower Queen Anne

The Olympic Sculpture Park is a 9-acre outdoor sculpture museum that is operated by the Seattle Art Museum. Created in 2007, the park is home to several permanent...

  • Water fun
  • Walking
  • Playground
  • Outdoor Adventure
  • Museum
  • Park
  • Natural Attraction

Alki Beach Park

West Seattle

One of Seattle's largest Parks, West Seattle's Alki Beach Park is complete with volleyball nets, a 2.5 mile-long jogging and cycling path, plenty of space for...

  • Water fun
  • Walking
  • Park
  • Natural Attraction
  • 5
  • 1

Howell Park

Madrona

Known by only a select few, Howell Beach is a secluded nude beach that can only be accessed by footpath. While Denney-Blaine is home to many scantily clad queers,...

  • Nude beach
  • Outdoor Adventure

5th Avenue Theater

Downtown

A landmark theatre located in the heart of downtown Seattle, The 5th Avenue Theatre hosts a variety of theatre productions with an emphasis on musical theatre. Take...

  • Performing arts

Benaroya Hall Seattle Symphony

Downtown

Home to the Seattle Symphony, Benaroya Hall hosts nightly productions, concerts, benefit shows, and solo artists from around the world. Built in 1998, the venue is...

  • Performing arts
  • Cultural & Historical

Central Cinema

Central District

One of Seattle's few-remaining independent movie theaters, Central Cinema is a dine-in theater located in Seattle's Central District. The theater screens second-run...

  • Cinema

Copperworks Distilling Company

Downtown

For the traveler who is serious about spirits, Copperworks Distilling Company is a must.  This craft distillery in the heart of Seattle's downtown waterfront...

  • Excursions

Elaia Spa

Downtown

This LGBT-Q friendly day spa (it closes at 8:30p.m.), is found inside Olive 8, Seattle's first certified LEED hotel. Don't come here to cruise but do...

  • Eco Tourism

Experience Music Project

Lower Queen Anne

Its iconic shape only outdone by its neighbor, the Space Needle, the Experience Music Project is a nonprofit museum dedicated to contemporary popular culture. The...

  • Cultural & Historical
  • Museum

Golden Gardens

Ballard

One of Seattle's most popular summer beaches, Golden Gardens features a sandy beach, bonfire pits, jungle gym, outdoor grills and picnic spaces. Get there early if

  • Public beach
  • Bicycle
  • Outdoor Adventure
  • Water fun
  • Natural Attraction
  • Walking

Museum of History and Industry

Downtown

Home to a collection of artifacts from Seattle, the Puget Sound and beyond; the Museum of History & Industry is the largest private heritage organization in the...

  • Museum
  • Cultural & Historical

Pacific Science Center

Lower Queen Anne

Designed for the 1962 World's Fair and lne of Seattle's most popular family destinations, the Pacific Science Center provides hours of learning and fun with...

  • Cultural & Historical
  • Fun & games
  • Museum

Pike & Pine corridor

Capitol Hill

The Pike and Pine Street corridor is not only Seattle's nightlife hub, but also home to most of the city's queerest stores and restaurants. Many bars, restaurants...

  • Shopping Street
  • Walking
  • Motor sport or tour
  • Cultural & Historical
  • Art

Ride the Ducks

Downtown

Easily Seattle's most popular guided tour, Ride the Ducks provides an entertaining introduction to Seattle's prominent sites - both on the land and in the water....

  • City Tour

Seattle Art Museum

Downtown

Located in the heart of Downtown Seattle, the Seattle Art Museum has played a central role in Seattle's vibrant fine art scene since 1933. The recently renovated...

  • Cultural & Historical
  • Art

Seattle Great Wheel

Downtown

Get a bird's eye view of downtown Seattle and the Puget Sound as you ride the tallest Ferris wheel on the West Coast. Aside from the $50 VIP gondola, tickets cost

  • Fun & games

Space Needle

Lower Queen Anne

Don't miss astounding panoramic views of the Pacific Northwest from atop Seattle's most famous landmark. Built for the 1962 World's Fair, the Space Needle sees...

  • Cultural & Historical

Woodland Park Zoo

Phinney Ridge

Located in North Seattle's Phinney Ridge neighborhood, this historic zoo features 92 acres of gardens, trails, and animal exhibits. In the summer, the zoo hosts...

  • Zoo

45th Avenue

Wallingford

The center of Seattle's quaint Wallingford neighborhood, 45th Avenue provides plenty of restaurants, low-key dive bars, and independent retail shops. Make sure to...

  • Shopping Street
  • Walking
  • Neighborhood

5th Avenue

Capitol Hill

The eccentric and affluent influences of Capitol Hill collide in 15th Avenue's quaint cluster of shops and restaurants. Enjoy a Northwest-inspired breakfast at...

  • Neighborhood
  • Neighborhood
  • Walking

Alki Beach

West Seattle

Alki is one of Seattle's only sandy beaches - and its only sandy beach with bars and restaurants only a few feet away from the sand. Buy some Thai food an get comfy...

  • Public beach
  • Natural Attraction
  • Walking
  • Bicycle
  • Park
  • Water fun

Bainbridge Island

Bainbridge Island

Spend a day on the beach, perusing through local shops, exploring Northwest woodlands, and getting to know one of Washington's treasures. Once a secluded town of...

  • Water fun
  • Walking
  • Playground
  • Excursions
  • Bicycle
  • Art

Ballard Avenue

Ballard

Ballard Avenue and Market Street are quickly becoming some of Seattle's trendiest shopping and dining destinations. Be sure to check on the Farmer's Market on...

  • Shopping Street
  • Walking
  • Neighborhood

Border Riders Motorcycle Club

Capitol Hill

The Border Riders Motorcycle Club offers recreational motorcycle touring for gay men. The club hosts campouts, socials, and day rides, which are open to any legally...

  • Excursions
  • Motor sport or tour
  • City Tour

Broadway

Capitol Hill

Dive in to the heart of Seattle's counter culture with a walk down Broadway on Capitol Hill. This has historically been the nexus of Seattle's gay scene, and the...

  • Shopping Street
  • Walking
  • Performing arts
  • Neighborhood
  • Cinema
  • Art

Cal Anderson Park

Capitol Hill

One of Seattle's queer hubs during all times of the year, Cal Anderson Park is located at the heart of Capitol Hill. The park consists of a fountain, a jungle gym,...

  • Walking
  • Playground
  • Park
  • Excursions

Carkeek Park Beach

North Seattle

Carkeek beach is a small beach over the train tracks from Carkeek Park. A great place to sit and watch the sun set over the Olympic Mountains. Bring a bottle of wine...

  • Public beach
  • Playground
  • Natural Attraction
  • Water fun
  • Park
  • Outdoor Adventure
  • Walking