5 Things: January 28, 2020
1. See You After Work
Tonight | 5:00 - 7:30 pm
Central Bar & Restaurant
Bellevue Recess returns to its roots at Central Bar this month... and it's bigger and better than ever.
Our winter recess features drinks, hors d'oeuvres, a live dj, games, networking, and the most fun you should legally be allowed to have on a Tuesday night in January.
2. A Capitol Update
Last week was another busy week filled with committee hearings on bills and some floor action in both chambers. The Bellevue Chamber's lobbyist in Olympia Lyset Cadena provides a weekly report covering priority areas and bill statuses:
3. A Spring in Bellevue's Step
Major employers, including Facebook and REI, are set to open their offices in the Bellevue Spring District mid-2020. The 36-acre development is located just east of downtown and will include offices, apartments, retail, and restaurants.
4. Year of the Rat
February 1, 2020 | 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Bellevue Square Center Court
Welcome the 2020 Lunar New Year at the Bellevue Collection with traditional and contemporary cultural demonstrations including martial arts, music, dance, visual arts, and food sampling. All ages are welcome to attend and participate in the complimentary activities.
5. Celebrate Good Times
February 6, 2020 | 5:30 pm
Network with hundreds of stakeholders, enjoy fine dining and spirits, recognize leading organizations and accomplishments, and celebrate Downtown Bellevue at the 46th BDA Annual Celebration with Amazon's SVP of Worldwide Operations, Dave Clark.