Press Room

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Press Room

Media Requests

Thank you for your interest in Pike Place Market. We will respond to media requests regarding Seattle’s public market and original farmers market as quickly as possible. Please use the media contact information below to send your request, name and date of publication, and deadline. 

Pike Place Market Press Kit
Pike Place MarketFront Expansion Press Kit 
Commercial Film & Photography Application

Media Contact
Emily Crawford, Director of Communications and Marketing
E-mail:; Tel: 206.774.5278

Pike Place MarketFront 

Pike Place MarketFront Expansion_The Miller Hull PartnershipFor the first time in 40 years, Pike Place Market is growing with the Pike Place MarketFront. The Market-centric project will convert a .75-acre surface parking lot on Western Avenue into a dynamic public plaza with fantastic views of Puget Sound and Olympic Mountains, table space for farmers, craftspeople and artisan purveyors, commercial space, low-income housing, a neighborhood center, and parking. 

U.S. Bank Invests in Low Income Housing at Pike Place MarketFront
June 22, 2016 

MarketFront Construction Continues to Commercial Level and Residential Housing 
June 6, 2016

PDA Procures $10.25 Million New Market Tax Credits from Morgan Stanley
February 18, 2016

Major Milestones Reached on Pike Place MarketFront Despite Heavy Rains in December and January
Pike Place Market Foundation raises $4.2 million of $9 million capital campaign goal
February 3, 2016

MarketFront Press Kit
High resolution images of architectural renderings are available. Contact Emily Crawford, Director of Communications and Marketing for print-ready images.
MarketFront Video
Town Hall Video

Film and Photography Requests

All commercial filming or photography must be authorized by the Pike Place Market Preservation and Development Authority (PDA). To submit a request for commercial filming or photography, please complete our filming application. 

Requests to film or shoot photography at the Market are needed a minimum of 10 business days prior to the proposed film date, with larger/more complicated productions requiring a longer lead time.  Filming is not permitted on Fridays, weekends, or holiday weeks due to crowded conditions and the impact on Market businesses. To submit a request, please review our guidelines and complete our filming application.

Filming and Photography Contact
Sue Gilbert Mooers, Communications and Brand Manager
Commercial Film & Photography Application

E-mail completed application to:
Tel: 206.774.5259

Trademark Rights and Licensing 

The PDA owns trademark rights to the Pike Place Market name (and associated names), the Market’s clock and sign image, and other iconic Market imagery. The PDA is committed to protecting the use of Pike Place Market trademarks. Use of the PDA’s trademark on any products or to promote any products or business are expressly prohibited unless a licensing agreement has been approved by the PDA Council. This includes the use of photos or video taken within the Market or of the Market for commercial use, including images that are sold/considered for commercial use after the fact. All commercial filming or photography taken in the Market requires a filming permit obtained in advance. 

Trademark Guidelines and Application

Trademark rights and Usage Contact
Sue Gilbert Mooers, Communications and Brand Manager
Tel: 206.774.5259