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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 arrow26th Annual International Miniature Show
May 1–June 3

A major show of miniature proportions featuring over 300 tiny masterpieces from around the world... more
half arrowKirkland Performance Center—
Seattle International Film Festival

May 26—June 3

SIFF comes to the KPC with original stories, diverse perspectives, and rich emotional journeys... more
half arrowSecond Saturday Contra Dance
June 9

Fun evening of contra dances (social dance originally from New England)... more
half arrowSRJO — Dee Daniels: My Favorite Things
June 17

Dee Daniels joins the SRJO for a swingin’ concert of her favorites music... more
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