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9 Best Things To Do In Seattle At Night

Margaret Shipra
Updated Nov 01, 2018

The city of Seattle is one of a kind, surrounded by its beautiful water and mountains, evergreen forests and thousands of acres of land, this place is one of the fabulous destinations to travel! Determined by its beautiful weather during summers, it has some of the most exciting things to do after enjoying some of the tourist attractions during the day. Do you love exploring the city when the night is young?! Well, you are absolutely at the right place as this city is the hub of night entertainment. If you are looking for the best nightlife experience in Seattle be sure to check at some of these incredible things to do during the evening.

Read on to find out about the best things to do in Seattle at night:

Top 3 activities to book in Seattle

CityPASS

CityPASS allows you to save money on multiple top attractions which are carefully hand-picked so that you’re not missing out on the city’s best sights (like Space Needle and the Seattle Aquarium). The pass gives you entrance to five attractions and allows you to skip ticket lines too. Purchase CityPASS to save 50% on admission pp - so you not only save time but money too.

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1. Climb to the top of the Space Needle Tower (27.30 USD)

Space Needle Tower at night
Source: Pixabay

For those who love to see the scenic beauty of the city from the top, Space needle is for them! With its 360-degree view, you can take a look at the entire city and also see the Snow-Capped Mountain on the east and the Olympic Mountain range in the west. With the access to a telescope, you can look at the most amazing view that Seattle offers with an extraordinary view at night! So, what are you waiting for? Take your experience to new heights!

Space Needle Tower

Address: 400 Broad St, 98109 Seattle, WA

Website: Space Needle Tower

Seattle Space Needle Observation Deck Admission

Duration: Flexible

Price: 27.30 USD

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2. Have a laugh at the Jet City Improv show

Jet City Improv

If you love comedy, then Jet City Improv is the best place for you. Known for Seattle’s best comedy acts, it's​ a 90-minute show which includes activities like improvised games, skits, and music, that audience of all age groups would enjoy! If you are a die-hard fan of “Who’s Line Is It Anyway?” then you will love the shows put up. This place is best to enjoy on Friday’s and Saturdays at 10:30 in the night. If you want to really laugh out with your family and friends this place is worth it!

Jet City Improv

Address: 5510 University Way NE, 98105 Seattle, WA

Website: Jet City Improv

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3. Dance the night away at the Century Ballroom

Century Ballroom

If you are looking for a perfect night out full of entertainment, then Century Ballroom should be on your checklist. It offers you with the finest forms of dance and dining. If you love to dance, then this place is the best to show your moves and participate in these events. The dance session begins at 9 p.m. followed by dinner as well. There is also a one-hour session of learning for those who are a beginner in dance. So, what are you waiting for?! Show them what you got!

Century Ballroom

Address: 915 E. Pine St., 2nd floor, 98122 Seattle, WA

Website: Century Ballroom

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4. Sing out loud at the Rock Box

Posted by Rock Box on Tuesday, 4 November 2014

Do you love singing? Well, this is the right place for you to showcase your talent! It’s a Japanese-style karaoke, where you can sing your favorite tunes in Japanese, English or Spanish! This place is ideal for a group of friends where you can spend your evening doing karaoke and enjoy the happy hours! This place is something you don’t want to miss.

Rock Box

Address: 1603 Nagle Pl, 98122 Seattle, WA

Website: Rock Box

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5. Go bowling at the Garage Billiards

Posted by Garage on Saturday, 27 July 2013

Are you looking for something exciting to do?! If you are in the mood for some bowling, Garage Billiards is something that will make your night out amazing! it’s a sleek bowling alley in Seattle which is crowded the most during weekends and gives you great vibes of game night. So, don’t wait further! Grab your pair of shoes and roll your ball down for the perfect strike! You can play and also enjoy a round of billiards with its great ambiance and happy hours served!

Garage Billiards

Address: 1130 Broadway, 98122 Seattle, WA

Website: Garage Billiards

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6. Enjoy the high life with Argosy Dinner Cruise (36.88 USD)

Argosy Dinner Cruise

Want to do something romantic? Well, you can give your loved one a perfect surprise for a dinner cruise! On Argosy Dinner Cruise, you can enjoy some of the most incredible city views and also cruise around the Lake Union and Lake Washington. Not only this, you can also enjoy the finest wines and cocktails served to you! This is a perfect way to make your night special and you will also relish your delicious meal.

Argosy Dinner Cruise

Address: 1101 Alaskan Way, 98101 Seattle, WA

Website: Argosy Dinner Cruise

Lake Union Cruise from Seattle

Duration: 1.5 hours

Price: 36.88 USD

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7. Tour the Pike Place Market (49.80 USD)

Pike Place Market

Called as one of Seattle’s best and also weirdest tourist attractions, market tours at the Pike Place Market has three nighttime tours to know about Seattle’s history. One market tour called the Ghost Market Tour is a 75-minute tour that begins at 9 every Friday, which narrates Seattle’s first mortuary!

Apart from this, there are other two tours as well that offer different stories and narrations about lust, Seattle’s past, murders, corruption and much more. Be sure to visit this place if you are curious to know about Seattle! This place is perfect for those who love to explore the unseen things!

Pike Place Market

Address: 1st Ave and Pike St., 98101 Seattle, WA

Website: Pike Place Market

Food and Cultural Walking Tour of Pike Place Market

Duration: 2 hours

Price: 49.80 USD

Taste of Pike Place Market Tour

Duration: 2.5 hours

Price: 49.26 USD

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8. See the world from the Seattle Great Wheel


One of the most amazing tourist attraction is the Seattle Great Wheel. Do you love riding? Well, this Ferris wheel is something you are going to love, as you will look at the beautiful sightseeing of Seattle as it rotates 360 degrees and 53 meters (175 feet) above the ground! This place is best enjoyed during the evenings, as the city is lit with beautiful lights making this place wonderful! Be sure to visit this place with your family and friends.

Seattle Great Wheel

Address: 1301 Alaskan Way, 98101 Seattle, WA

Website: Seattle Great Wheel

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9. Take a stroll through the Waterfront Park

Waterfront Park

If you are in for a picnic with your friends or family, you can visit the Waterfront Park. Here you can enjoy the beautiful views of the city, its waterfront, ships in the dock, Blake Island the bridges and much more.

This place is perfect for an evening walk or a small picnic where you can enjoy your food and spend some time admiring the beauty Seattle offers! This park is designed with some amazing lamps, benches and also high-curved railings. This should be on your checklist for the night!

Waterfront Park

Address: 1401 Alaskan Way, 98101 Seattle, WA

Website: Waterfront Park

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More tours worth booking... (146 USD)

Seattle in One Day: Sightseeing Tour including Space Needle and Pike Place Market

Duration: 6 hours

Price: 146 USD

Seattle: Book a Local Host

Duration: 2 hours

Price: 41.29 USD

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Exciting late-night activities to explore!

Seattle

Seattle is one of the favored spots that offer both day and night time tourist attractions. If you are looking for something exciting to explore, do visit all the places listed above and make your evening a memorable one! If you want to go off the beaten path and discover hidden gems of the city that only locals know about, then book a city tour with a local guide to bring you around.

This article was originally published on Jun 28, 2017

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