The rest of your life begins with one special celebration. At Thompson Seattle, voted “Best New Wedding Venue of 2017” by Seattle Bride Magazine, it’s our pleasure to create your dream wedding—one that reflects your unique vision.



Our picturesque and elegant suites, intimate dining rooms, and one-of-a-kind expansive rooftop (where the light reflecting off the Seattle Waterfront and Elliott Bay evokes magic hour at all hours) make the perfect canvas for your wedding or reception.

Our additional small wedding venues boast energizing views of 1st Avenue and Stewart Street with abundant natural light and a refined color palette.

Set the Scene


Located on the top floor sleek and well-designed rooftop, The Nest has indoor and outdoor event areas for both ceremony and reception, including fire pits and the most stunning views of the Seattle Waterfront.

The North Nest is situated on the north side of the rooftop, and can be reserved after 3pm for semi-private functions for groups of 21 years of age and up; perfect for a reception or rehearsal dinner.

960 Square Feet
Ceremony Capacity 120
Reception Seated Capacity 110


The Outdoor Nest incorporates our entire outdoor rooftop space and can be reserved before 3pm for celebrations of all sorts, a beautiful daytime wedding, brunch, or ceremony with sweeping views of Elliott Bay.

4,040 Square Feet
Ceremony Capacity 200
Reception Seated Capacity 150


A Full Nest Buyout incorporates the entire indoor and outdoor Nest space for celebrations of all ages.

5,000 Square Feet
Reception Seated Capacity 150
Cocktail Style Reception Capacity 



Named after the airplanes in the museum of flight, Thompson Seattle’s event space consists of Blackbird, Dreamliner + Grasshopper, and Flybaby rooms. The pre-function venue awaits outside of the room and can be used for buffets, mingling, and receptions. All the event function rooms feature floor-to-ceiling windows, sun shades, subtle carpet, as well as in-house audio systems for cocktail music.

Dreamliner + Grasshopper is our premier space and features an expansive elevated feeling of urban Seattle and the iconic Pike Place Market.

1,234 Square Feet
Maximum Ceremony Capacity 130
Reception Seated Capacity 110


Blackbird overlooking Stewart Street is perfect for a lounge-style after party, dinner, or dancing the night away.

1,128 Square Feet
Maximum Ceremony Capacity 130
Reception Seated Capacity 100


Dreamliner features corner-to-corner windows with views of the waterfront and adjacent to the iconic Pike Place Market.

704 Square Feet
Maximum Ceremony Capacity 60
Reception Seated Capacity 50


Flybaby features abundant light and an intimate setting for dinner. Flybaby can also be used for coat check, a children’s room, or a wedding party suite prior to the ceremony.

533 Square Feet
Ceremony Capacity 60
Reception Seated Capacity 40






Our friends far and wide appreciate us, too. The Seattle Times calls our rooftop “magnificent,” while Condé Nast Traveler claims our venues are “Seattle’s Best.” We are proud to showcase our property in Northwest Meetings + Events Magazine as well as in Seattle Magazine.

Onsite catering is overseen by our team of culinary and beverage experts.

For more information contact the Sales Department
Ph. 206.743.0211

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We can't wait to plan your big day!