Pike Place gives free flowers for spring

      Celebrate the first day of spring with a free daffodil.

      Now in its fifteenth year, the annual Pike Place Market daffodil giveaway has become a Seattle springtime tradition.

      Rain or shine, Pike Place Market community members will hand out 12,000 daffodils to shoppers, workers and residents during lunch time today - the official first day of spring. Snag a bright daffodil, grown by Market farmers, from 11:30 a.m.- 1 p.m.

      These are among the downtown locations where you can receive a daffodil:

      4th Ave./Pine St. - near Starbucks and Westlake Park.
      6th Ave./ Pine St. - Pacific Place
      3rd/Union - Post Office/Benaroya Hall
      4th Ave./Cherry St. - City Hall
      4th Ave./Madison St. - downtown library
      3rd/ Marion - Wells Fargo Center
      5th/Olive - Westlake Tower/Medical Dental Building
      5th/Pike - City Centre


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