Get Ready to Explore Seattle: A MozCon 2023 Guide

MozCon 2023 is just around the corner, and if you’re planning to attend or participate virtually, we have got you covered! This iconic event will be held on August 7th and 8th, and attendees will have the opportunity to immerse themselves in the Emerald City, Seattle, and participate in all its local attractions. So, whether you’re an adventurer, foodie, or a pop culture enthusiast, continue reading this guide to discover the best things that Seattle has to offer.

The Must-See Attractions

If you have never visited Seattle before, you can’t miss these top attractions: the Space Needle, Columbia Center Tower, Pike Place Market, Kerry Park, and the Seattle Great Wheel. Capture the perfect view of the city’s skyline from the Space Needle’s glass floor, and don’t forget to visit Pike Place, home of the first-ever Starbucks café.

For the Curious Minds

Seattle hosts numerous places that are perfect for nerds and curious folks. If you are an art lover, visit the Seattle Art Museum and the Seattle Asian Art Museum, which have ongoing and upcoming exhibitions that you won’t want to miss. Additionally, the Museum of Flight is an excellent destination for all the history, aviation, and space enthusiasts. Visit the North West African American Museum to join in on anti-racism, healing, and pro-equity events.

For the Foodies

Exploring Seattle’s food scene is a delight for anyone who loves and enjoys various foods. Various food spots like Cactus, Barrio, and Mighty O Donuts offer unique and delicious cuisine. Seattle is also known for its independent coffee shops like Fuel Coffee, Caffe Ladro, and Cherry Street Coffee House. You’ll find an endless list of eateries and food options to satisfy your palate.

For the Outdoor Enthusiasts

Explore the beautiful outdoors of the Pacific Northwest by visiting the Gas Works Park, where you can have a picnic or just enjoy the ambiance. You can rent paddleboards or kayaks for a day out on the water, and you can stroll through the botanical garden while enjoying the fresh air at the Ballard Locks.

For the Sports Fans

Seattle is home to multiple professional sport teams you can cheer for, be it baseball, soccer (Seattle Sounders or OL Reigns), basketball, or football. If your MozCon happens to coincide with any of the games, catch one and enjoy the electric atmosphere.

For the Pop Culture Enthusiasts

Seattle has plenty of entertainment options for pop culture enthusiasts. Fans can visit the Jimi Hendrix statue or pay tribute to the late Kurt Cobain at Viretta Park. They can also visit KEXP, a popular non-profit radio that offers window access to its studio and a café. Additionally, Seattle is home to massive film festivals and quirky locations like the Gum Wall, Fremont neighborhood, Seattle Pinball Museum, and Hat n’ Boots.

Closing Thoughts

MozCon 2023 promises to be a wonderful experience with loads of opportunities to explore Seattle’s various offerings. We have outlined some favorite attractions and suggestions to help plan your adventure. Be sure to participate in all the fun and learning this year has to offer at MozCon. Get your ticket now!