Understatedly cool, musically inclined and fully cultured, Ballard is where true Seattle locals live and thrive. Fishermen, families, coffee lovers and thrift shopping enthusiasts find their niche in this diverse neighborhood. Spend the day shopping, sipping coffee and eating at a variety of locally owned restaurants. On Sundays, visit the all-year farmers market to sample delicious locally grown produce, then stroll down to the nearby Ballard Locks to take in the beautiful sights.
Parking: Metered street parking and paid parking lot behind the Ballard Square building.