Issaquah Shopping & Attractions

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One of the great things you can expect when you call Issaquah home are some great attractions and access to plenty of shopping.

In fact, there are number of activities people of all ages can enjoy. Whether it is outdoor shopping venues, animal experiences or reliving yesteryear, you'll find some unique things to do here in Issaquah.

Issaquah Shopping Centers

With many large retailers and "big box" stores, the Issaquah serves as a regional shopping hub for several area communities, including Sammamish, Snoqualmie, northern Renton and southeast Bellevue.

The most notable recent addition to the Issaquah shopping scene is Grand Ridge Plaza at the Issaquah Highlands, an open-air lifestyle complex anchored by a Safeway grocery store, Regal Cinema and major retailers such as Marshall's, HomeGoods, and Dick's Sporting Goods.

Other Issaquah Shopping Areas

  • Gilman Village Shopping Center
  • Downtown Issaquah
  • Pickering Place & Square
  • Issaquah Commons
  • East Lake Shopping Center

Issaquah Attractions & Activities

From April to October, you'll find the Farmer's Market on Saturdays, rain or shine. There are activities for adults and families, cooking demonstrations, food vendors, floors, bakers, artists, hobby booths and, of course, farm fresh fruits and vegetables.

On the North Slope of Cougar Mountain you'll find the Cougar Mountain Zoo with exhibits of many animals, including some endangered species from around the world. This zoo also has two male Bengal tigers - the only ones in Washington State.

The Issaquah Salmon Hatchery offers free educational tours while Gilman Village provides a retail area in a park-like setting. For young budding actors, there's the Kidstage Theatre and for car lovers Washington's XXX Root Beer restaurant provides a classic auto show on Sundays from March through December.

If you'd like to live in Issaquah near some of these great shopping & entertainment activities, make sure you call us, Realtors® Anthony Gilbert & Danny Evatt of Real FX Group. Take a few moments to tell us what you're looking for in a house, and will match you with Issaquah homes that fit your needs & expectations. Call or e-mail us today!