Events Calendar

District 2 Candidate Forum, July 18, 6–8 PM

Centilia Cultural Center

1660 S. Roberto Maestas Festival St

BBA will co-host a D2 Candidate Forum in partnership with the Beacon Hill Council (BHC). This is an opportunity for the community to learn about candidates’ platforms for the upcoming local election, ask questions, register to vote, and more.

The event is free!

We’ve reached out to candidates for District 2 Seattle City Council, King County Council, Port of Seattle, the King County Director of Elections, and King County Assessor. Candidates who have confirmed that they will attend our forum are listed below. We’ll continue to update this event and our social media channels as new information becomes available.

Confirmed District 2 Seattle City Council Candidates: Omari Tahir-Garrett, Ari Hoffman, Mark Solomon, Chris Peguero, Phyllis Porter, Tammy Morales

Confirmed Port of Seattle Candidates: Preeti Shridhar, Dominic Barrera, Sam Cho, Nina Martinez, Grant Degginger, Ali Scego

Confirmed King County Council Candidates: Girmay Zahilay, Larry Gossett

Confirmed King County Director of Elections Candidate: Mark Greene

Confirmed King County Assessor Candidate: John Wilson

RSVP to the Beacon Hill D2 Candidate Forum here!

This event made possible in partnership with

Beacon Business Alliance, Beacon Hill Council, Mt. Baker Hub, Rainier Chamber of Commerce; with Asian Counseling & Referral Services, and International Community Health Services.

Outreach Partners: Beacon Hill Safe Streets, Community Noise Measurement Team, East African Community Services, Friends of Little Saigon, International Drop In Center, and Somali Health Board.

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BBA June Networking Happy Hour

Tues., June 18 — 4:30–6 PM

Tippe & Drague Alehouse (patio)

3315 Beacon Ave S.

You’re cordially invited to join us for our second happy hour of 2019, taking place at the lovely and charming Tippe & Drague Alehouse. We’ll gather on the sunny patio outside under the empress tree.

All Beacon Business Alliance members and the general public are invited to attend this networking event where we encourage members to meet each other and get some face time as well as give potential members a chance to meet us and find out what we’re all about.

Anyone is welcome to show up, say hi, ask questions, and get to know the organization in this fun and casual setting.

BBA will provide tasty T&D finger food and we’ll talk about 2019 happenings so far and what’s coming up, introduce new board members, and invite your questions.

Most of all, we look forward to enjoying your company! RSVP here.


The Beacon Hill Resource Center (BHRC) is our shared office space at the Beacon Hill Library. Schedule an appointment with us by shooting us an email today and we’ll show you around. We’d love to be of service! Here’s a calendar of meetings and events in the space as well as other BBA and Beacon Hill events: