Bellevue Downtown Park - Bellevue, WA

Bellevue Downtown ParkBellevue Downtown Park is the centerpiece of the City of Bellevue park system. Nestled in the heart of the urban city center, this popular park spans more than 20 acres and offers nearly unlimited potential for outdoor recreation. Only one block from Bellevue Towers condos and the Bellevue Square shopping area, the park is designed to be a respite from the activities of busy urban life.

Featuring a half-mile long promenade bordered by trees, the park also has a sparkling stepped canal frequented by ducks. A 240-foot wide waterfall tumbles into a crystal clear pool, and visitors and local residents can relax below the Bellevue Skyline and the distant peak of Mount Rainier. A 10-acre open lawn area is great for a quiet picnic, while kids can spend their time exploring the park's play area. The park is perfect for jogging, walking your dog or simply taking a stroll and enjoying the scenery.

The formal garden, picnic area and central lawn area are available to rent for private and public events. Located at the corner of 100th Avenue and 1st Street, the park is open daily from dawn to 11 pm, with ample public parking available in the downtown area. The downtown Bellevue area can easily reached from Interstate 405, by taking either the NE 4th Street, or NE 8th Street exits.

Bellevue Downtown Park is one of many outstanding spots that make the city a great place for anyone who enjoys spending time in the outdoors while having all the modern conveniences of the city center. Learn more about condos near Bellevue Downtown Park.

Bellevue Downtown Park by Curt Smith - CC BY 2.0