VISITING SEATTLE

Coming to Knit Fit! from out of town?  Here is some helpful information. If you have further questions please get in touch as I'm happy to help!

 

LOCATION

Ballard Community Center
6020 28th Avenue NW
Seattle WA 98107

GETTING TO SEATTLE

Air: Seattle-Tacoma International Airport

Train: Amtrak

Bus: Bolt Bus, Greyhound

Regional bus and rail service: Sound Transit

Seattle bus and light rail: Seattle Metro (closest routes that run on weekends are 40 and 44)

LODGING

AirBnB has many listings near the community center at various prices. Search for "Ballard" neighborhood.

There are two hotels within a mile community center as well:
Ballard Inn
Hotel Ballard

FOOD

Ballard has great food! Here are some sites to check out for recommendations:
Eater Seattle blog
Urban Spoon
Yelp

LOCAL ATTRACTIONS that may interest a non-knitting travel partner:

In the neighborhood:
Ballard Farmers Market  (Sunday 10am-3pm)
Golden Gardens beach
Hiram M Chittenden Locks
Nordic Heritage Museum (10m walk from the community center)
Stone Gardens (indoor climbing)

In Seattle:
Center for Wooden Boats
Museum of History and Industry
Pike Place Market
Seattle Art Museum, Asian Art Museum, Olympic Sculpture Park
Seattle Center: Experience Music Project/Sci-Fi Museum, Pacific Science Center, and of course the Space Needle!
Seattle Great Wheel

A little farther out:
Museum of Flight
LeMay Car Museum