February 2012

Magazine Archives:

The Big 50

Marking the 50th anniversary of that seminal event in our city's history, Seattle magazine--about to turn 50 itself!--offers extensive coverage in the way only we can: written by the Space Needle's writer in residence, our own Knute Berger.

Sierra Christman
Pike Place Market gets a new source for local meat.
Marta Kappl's combined clothing boutique and designer incubator is giving local fashion a place to g
Patrick Hutchison
Nestled in the foothills 30 minutes east of Seattle, this charming town is adding to its downtown di
Elaine Porterfield
Disney Cruise Line pulls into the port on the Seattle waterfront this spring. Do these behemoth boat
Seattle Magazine Staff
Sure, they’re kitschy now, but back in 1962, these items were hot property.
A.J. Rathbun
Cocktail expert A.J. Rathbun offers recipes for three retro drinks once served atop the Space Needle
Seattle Magazine Staff
A few fun (and somewhat random) statistics related our city's core cultural campus.
Knute Berger
Our own Knute Berger—who is the official writer of the Space Needle—looks back on the 1962 Seattle W
Maysha Watson
The events that shaped Seattle's 1962 World's Fair and, eventually, the Seattle Center as we know it