Halloween at Uptown

Well, the month of October is drawing to a close in an altogether too fast way and Halloween is upon us! As we have documented previously on the blog, Uptown Espresso Inc. takes great pride at being an important member of the communities in which our cafes are situated. Thus, it is with... [Read Full Post]

Yasiin Bey Performs at Seattle's CityArts Fest

Rain casually slaps the worn sidewalks of SoDo as residents of the rain capital come out in their flannel-clad droves to support an evening of art dressed in the clothes of hip hop. Tonight is a special night because one of the genre's most mysterious personalities has decided to partake in... [Read Full Post]

Profiles In 2-Oh Sickness: Capitol Hill Block Party

Just after I arrive at the junction of Broadway and East Pike Street in Capitol Hill, a barage of power chords and the thump of a bass drum make unrepenting contact with my ear drums. Cloud Nothings, an alternative rock band from Cleveland, Ohio, have just begun their 40-minute set. As their lead singer leaned into his... [Read Full Post]

Profiles in 2-Oh Sickness: West Seattle Summerfest

Last weekend The Junction neighborhood in West Seattle played host to its annual celebration of all things summer: outdoor music, beer gardens, deep fried peanut butter sandwiches, and the velvet foam! Whether you were an eight year-old kid blowing bubbles or a middle-aged appreciator of craft beer, West Seattle... [Read Full Post]

Profiles In 2-Oh Sickness: The Seattle Pride Parade

The rousing denouement to another successful Seattle Pride Weekend took place on 4th Avenue today with the annual Pride Parade. And today's event certainly did not disappoint. Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn tweeted the consensus of many in the city today "A beautiful day to march ... we are united for equality."Uptown... [Read Full Post]

Profiles In 2-Oh Sickness: The Magnolia Farmers Market

Uptown Espresso places a great amount of importance on being a part of the community in all eight of our locations and one of our primary of expressing this is through this blog. 'Profiles in 2-Oh-Sickness' (a bit of wordplay on the Seattle area code 206) will be a recurring feature documenting the great local... [Read Full Post]

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