Tag: Bellevue Downtown Park

Downtown Bellevue Protests October 2020 - Black Lives Matter

Saturday Night Downtown Bellevue Protests Trigger Civil Emergency Order, Weapons Ban

A planned protest in Downtown Bellevue on Saturday night started at Bellevue Downtown Park at 6:00PM and lasted until around 10:00PM. The protestors were organized and promoted by “ENDD” (Every Night Direct Demonstration), which is an organization that supports the Black Lives Matter movement and wants to abolish the police. […]

Bellevue Downtown Park’s New Gateway Plaza Now Under Construction

Construction has begun on Bellevue Downtown Park’s Northeast Gateway, a new pedestrian entrance. The majority of the park is open except for the Northeast area. According to Bellevue Parks & Community Services, visitors should anticipate some period closures of the east pedestrian entry. The project is 1.77 acres, in comparison […]

Bellevue Family 4th Event at Bellevue Park Canceled

Bellevue Family 4th of July, the largest event on the Eastside celebrating the patriotic holiday, has been canceled. According to the City of Bellevue, the decision was made due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Governor Inslee’s “Stay Home, Stay Healthy” order extension, and Washington’s phased plan for eventually allowing gatherings over […]

Parking Lots Close at Downtown Bellevue Park

According to the City of Bellevue, to further promote social distancing, Bellevue Parks & Community Services closed both of their parking lots at Bellevue Downtown Park. This is part of an effort to discourage large numbers of people traveling by car to destination parks. There will be one parking lot […]