Seattle has been dubbed the Emerald City and is surrounded by water, mountains, evergreens and more than 6,200 acres of park; this is the perfect location for any kind of outdoor enthusiasts. Take your group on an adventure, kayaking from Portage Bay to the Arboretum, or bike along Cheshiahud Lake Union Loop. Whether by land or sea you’ll have a great time touring the city and learning about Seattle’s maritime, industrial, native American and natural histories.
No worries, if the great outdoors doesn’t appeal to you, there are still plenty of amazing things to do in the urban jungle. Grab a cup of Seattle’s famously delicious coffee and head out for a day of shopping, museums and art. Seattle is home to over 400 permanent works in the city’s public art collection, enlivening parks, bridges, streets and libraries. If you want great music, take in a performance of the Seattle Symphony Orchestra or head over to the Pacific Northwest Ballet – Seattle is never short of innovative, creative and astounding talent.
Whether you have a meeting of 50 or a convention of 5,000, the Washington State Convention Center is the perfect venue for you. Offering 68 meeting rooms, two lobbies, four ballrooms and 45,000 sq. ft of flexible space, your event options are limitless. When hosting your event here there is zero stress when it comes to food as the nationally-acclaimed catering staff are trained at the Culinary Institute Of America and can provide everything from light snacks and baked goods to an all-out five-course meal.