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Seahawks 12th ManLocated on the shore of Lake Washington a stone’s throw from Seattle, Kirkland offers the conveniences of a big city with the personal feel of a small town. Kirkland prides itself on its strong sense of community, features unique neighborhoods and places a strong emphasis on maintaining a highly desirable quality of life for its residents. Kirkland takes great pride in its 13 neighborhoods, each of which possesses a distinct identity. Neighborhood Associations feature community members who take an active role in preserving their neighborhood’s character and style.

An Award-Winning City
In 2014 Money Magazine ranked Kirkland the 5th best place to live in the US. Kirkland has also been  voted “Best City“ by 425 Magazine readers in 2012 and 2013 and named one of the Best Overall Neighborhoods by Seattle Magazine in 2008 and 2009.

When you get arrive in the Seattle region make your first stop be the Kirkland Downtown Association and Visitor Center at 440 Central Way, Kirkland, WA 98033, (425) 893-8766 for a warm welcome and information on your stay in the Kirkland and Seattle area.

 

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half arrowBeginning Birding Course
October 16

Become familiar with the local avifauna and learn the skills that expert birders use... more
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The Kingston Trio

October 18

The Kingston Trio is one of the few groups today that has survived the many changes in the world of music... more
half arrow7th Annual In Concert for Cancer Benefit
October 20 and 21

Join us for an evening of incredible music and inspiration!... more
half arrowPee Wee Monster Bash
October 26

Dodge the weather and the mountains of candy this Halloween season for Kirkland’s annual Pee Wee Monster Bash!... more
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