Space Needle

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Ouch: First Ever Space Needle Stair Climb

Want to get to the top of the Space Needle like a real man or woman? As in, without the elevator? At first it sounded like the best challenge ever – over 800 stairs – […]


(Photo by David Conger /

12.31 Seattle Center NYE Parties

The Seattle Center is abuzz with parties. You can watch the fireworks at the Space Needle for free.. from the ground, or… SPECTRA 2015: New Year’s Eve Under the Arches has aerial acts, fire sculptures, laser […]


(Photo credit – GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Amazon Employee Allegedly Flies Drone Into Space Needle

(CBS Seattle) – Seattle police say an Amazon employee flew a drone up around the top of the Space Needle where some eyewitness claim it crashed into a window. According to a police report, Space Needle security […]


HOISTED!   (Photo C. Coyle)

Jack Stands On Space Needle with Rock Stars

We sent our fearless photographer Chris Coyle up there to watch the 12th man flag raising ceremony – on the top – on the outside – HORRIBLE for me, exciting for him.   He’s shared […]


Nick Swardson

Things You Can’t Miss on Day 2 of Bumbershoot

Have you looked at our preview for Saturday yet? Make sure you take a look at that before you venture into this. Sunday, September 2nd – Day 2 The “Can’t Miss” Local Bands: The Young Evils, Mudhoney, Gold […]


(photo by Scott Vanderpool/Scotty Images)

What The Hell IS That?

…on the Space Needle?


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Space Needle Plans To Send A Person To Space

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Seattle’s iconic Space Needle, organizers decided to create a multi-tiered contest to send a member of the public into space.