Pike Place Market in Seattle, Washington is celebrating the 50th anniversary of saving the market. It was at risk for urban renewal by demolition, but the community united to save it.

Pike Place Market is the largest continuously operating public market in the United States. It houses hundreds of independent businesses, crafters, farmers, residents and a network of social services.

The celebration will take place from August 17 – November 2, 2021. More information about events and parking is here.