A very special thanks to our 2019 Ballard SeafoodFest sponsors – rock stars, one and all!

THANK YOU for supporting one of Seattle’s oldest and best-loved summer festivals.

Trident Seafoods

At Trident, catching fish isn’t just our business. It’s our livelihood. It’s our calling. We are all fishermen here, and catching the purest and healthiest seafood is what we do — it’s what we’ve done for more than 40 years. And if we stay true to our beliefs in protecting the oceans where we fish, it’s what we’ll be doing 40 years from now, too.



Gravity Payments is the credit card payment processing company merchants trust. We started Gravity Payments because we saw independent businesses being overcharged and underserved by their credit card processor. We knew that wasn’t right, so we decided to lower costs, be completely transparent, and provide better service for community business owners.

Ballard Market

Ballard Market is known for its produce, bulk foods, salad bar, beer & wine assortment – and its friendly staff. Many of the employees have been there so long that they have forged lasting friendships with customers and their families.

HomeStreet Bank offers consumer and commercial banking, mortgage lending and loans for residential construction, commercial real estate financing, investment and insurance products and services in the Pacific Northwest, California and Hawaii.




Swedish has been the region’s hallmark for excellence in health care since 1910. Swedish has grown to become the largest nonprofit health provider in the Greater Seattle area with seven campuses, including Ballard.

Peoples Bank has branches in many Washington communities. Our growth is predicated on the same values that we started with over 90 years ago: be responsible and dedicated to our clients and serve our local communities beyond the business of banking.

UW Medicine

UW Medicine is excited to offer the best of care in Ballard. We provide patient- and family-centered sports medicine, physical therapy, primary care, urgent care, cardiology, women’s health, and hip and knee services—delivered by expert physicians—in a newly renovated 30,000-square-foot facility. Multiple clinics in one convenient location.



Heritage Distilling Co
. (HDC) is a craft distillery based in Gig Harbor, Washington. HDC is the most awarded craft distillery in North America by the American Distilling Institute 5 years in a row (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018).  Each of the Heritage Distilling Co. product lines and services were developed with a particular story in mind, because “Every Spirit has a Story”™.





JUMP creates on-demand electric bikes and scooters that allow you to go farther, get there faster, and have more fun. Our vehicles are thoughtfully designed by expert teams in Brooklyn and San Francisco that care deeply about the future of transportation and the cities we live in.



The Polyclinic, Established in 1917, The Polyclinic’s mission has always been to promote the health of our patients with personalized health care.

Illumination Learning Studio‘s sole mission to engage and enlighten young minds through our interactive learning, music and arts programs. We are not in the business of childcare, we are in the business of educating school-age children by presenting a compelling cultural, performing and fine arts curriculum which includes instruction in music, drama, voice, art, yoga and language.



Filson is the leading outfitter and manufacturer of unfailing goods for outdoor enthusiasts. Built upon a reputation for reliability, we’re a favorite among anglers and hunters, engineers and explorers, mariners and miners, and anyone who refuses to stay indoors, since 1897.




BECU is a member-owned, not-for-profit financial cooperative with more than 890,000 members, guided by the credit union philosophy of “people helping people.” With better rates, fewer fees, and financial guidance you can trust, our members’ needs and goals are what’s most important to us.




Veris Law Group  lawyers are creative, tenacious, and dedicated advocates, with decades of experience in a variety of areas including business, environmental law, estate planning, land use, litigation, and real estate.


Founded in 2006, Market Street Shoes is your neighborhood footwear and apparel spot, for women and men, with styles that support everyday, real-life adventures. Located in the heart of Downtown Ballard at 2232 NW Market St #101, the store is open from 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. Monday – Saturday, and 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. on Sunday. Check out our new store in Redmond Town Center.




Join Alaska USA Federal Credit Union and become a part of something bigger—a member-owned financial cooperative that’s not-for-profit, providing for all of life’s financial needs in a way that banks don’t.Visit us today at 2232 NW Market Street, Suite 203




Columbia Bank – Ballard NeighborHub – Wherever you’re headed, Columbia Bank has the people and resources to help get you there. It starts with “hello.” We never forget a name or a face. Real human beings answer our phones. And our commitment to providing all the services required to help build strong Northwest communities is firmly rooted in our DNA.




Umpqua Bank
 is a bank run by people, not money. You, your life, your money management style—all things that are more important to us than the size of your balance. We pair financial expertise with a passion for getting to know you as an individual—and it’s not just because we’re looking for new gym buddies. We’re on a mission to help you manage your money in a way that matches how you live your life.


Carter Volkswagon and Subaru focuses on bringing you more than a great selection of cars. With a team of automotive specialists dedicated to creating a better car shopping experience, Carter Volkswagen goes above and beyond to keep our customers satisfied. focus on bringing you more than a great selection of cars. With a team of automotive specialists dedicated to creating a better car shopping experience, Carter Volkswagen goes above and beyond to keep our customers satisfied.

New Seasons Market  is a happy place. We call it grocery goodness: a store carrying the best mix of products that’s easy, fun to shop and genuinely friendly. Coming to the Ballard neighborhood in 2018!




National Nordic Museum is an internationally recognized Nationally designated museum and cultural center where people of all backgrounds are welcomed to be inspired by the values, traditions, art, and spirit of the Nordic peoples.


American Music is a locally owned music store with an incredibly experienced staff of musicians who provide their knowledge and expertise in guitars, basses, keyboards, percussion, pro audio, recording, lighting, amplifiers, effects and accessories. It’s a store for musicians run by musicians.




Agility AVL provides incredible experiences using audio, video, lighting, and special effects. Our concert productions division will work with your team to create unique events for your fair, festival, concert or corporate meeting.





AT&T is a modern media company whose mission is to inspire human progress through the power of communication and entertainment. We bring together premium video content, a large base of direct-to-consumer relationships, high-speed networks optimized for video and advertising technology to lead the next revolution in technology, media and telecommunications.






PCC Community Markets began as a food-buying club of 15 Seattle families in 1953. Since then, our priorities haven’t changed. In everything, we strive to be an advocate for our community.  Our passion is for great food and cooking, from our fresher-than-fresh local produce to our in-store kitchens where original recipes are made from scratch daily using fresh, seasonal ingredients.

KEXP  is more than a radio station. KEXP is a dynamic arts organization that provides rich music experiences on the air, online, and on the streets. 90.3 FM




Inland Empire Designs believes that by providing our clients with the right kind of knowledge base, they can make informed decisions about choosing the right kind of graphics they need for their business. Whether they are banner stands for trade shows or out of home graphics such as billboards and vehicle wraps, Inland Empire Desgins strives to provide the right graphics at a fair price.

the Stranger,  Seattle’s Only Newspaper: Covering Seattle news, politics, music, film, and arts; plus movie times, club calendars, restaurant listings, forums, blogs and more!

Hotel Ballard,  Situated in the heart of historic Ballard, just minutes from downtown Seattle, Hotel Ballard is the pinnacle of excellence among boutique hotels.


Chase Bank
 serves nearly half of U.S. households with a broad range of products.



Renewal by Andersen of Seattle is the Northwest region’s only authorized source for quality Renewal by Andersen replacement windows and Andersen patio doors.

Ballard Health Club is a neighborhood gym fully equipped with cardio machines, free weights, personal training, group exercises classes, and saunas.




Mountain Pacific Bank is the bank of choice for customers, employees, and shareholders by exceeding expectations.




Seafair is an annual non-profit festival spans ten weeks and touches more than two million people through 75 sanctioned events.

O'Hara Corporation

For over 110 years, O’Hara Corporation has withstood the test of time operating fishing vessels across both the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.

Ballard Industrial

Ballard Industrial is driven by a deliberate intention to resolve and respond to our customer’s problems. For over 60 years, we have supplied marine, manufacturing and industrial customers with the inventory, expertise and personal service to keep their operations running smoothly.



Getaround is an online car sharing or peer-to-peer carsharing service that allows drivers to rent cars from private car owners, and owners to rent out their cars for payment.




Verity Credit Union was first chartered in 1933 as Postal Works Credit Union #8, making us one of the oldest credit unions in Washington state.



Critigen harnesses the power of spatial technology by leveraging over 30 years of comprehensive knowledge and management expertise from our global team of GIS experts.


Stimson Marina

Stimson Marina is located on the Salmon Bay Waterway where the Stimson Mill operated from 1888 until the mid 1950s and where huge schooners and later steam freighters loaded lumber bound for San Francisco, Los Angeles and Hawaii.

Ballard Oil

Ballard Oil Company is a petroleum retailer located on the Lake Washington Ship Canal just east of the Hiram M. Chittenden Locks. We have operated here since 1937.

Stoll Petteys PLLC is a law firm based in the historic Ballard neighborhood of Seattle, Washington. Our firm focuses on business and corporate law; real estate transactions and controversies; probate and trust administration; wills, trusts and estate planning; sports and entertainment law; federal and state taxation; bankruptcy; and fiduciary litigation.






Banner Bank is a dynamic full-service financial institution, operating safely and profitably within a framework of shared integrity.

Malone Law Group

At Malone Law Group, our attorneys combine decades of experience in Business and Real Estate, Estate Planning and Probate with practical creativity and committed perseverance, to provide clients with targeted and cost effective legal solutions.































Ballard Inn

Ocean Peace





Occidental Lodge 72






Annies Art and Frame Logo











































Hattie's Hat

Law Office of Todd Kimball

Mud Bay Logo Mike

Annie's Nannies, Inc.




Dawson Gerbic, LLP



Greenwood Ohlund Logo


Secret Garden Books



Hi-Life Restaurant
Northwest Danish Association
Sunset Hill Veterinary & Rehabilitation Center

How will you be spending your 2019 marketing dollars? Have you considered the great exposure your company would receive supporting the largest free seafood festival in Seattle? Each year Ballard SeafoodFest attracts more than 75,000 festival-goers to Ballard and we hope that you will be a part of our tradition in 2019.

A community that gives back is the best kind! In addition to the promotional benefits at each sponsorship level, did you know that 100% of Ballard SeafoodFest’s proceeds are invested back into the Ballard community through programs and services offered by the Ballard Alliance? It’s true! To learn more about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Mike Stewart at 206-784-9705 extension 1.






Sponsors 2017