Start autumn off right with cozy scarves, walks down California Ave watching the leaves change, and toasty drinks to warm your hands. All through the season, you can count on your downtown (and hometown) West Seattle to bring you into the feeling of fall.

Welcome to the Junction - Lady Jaye, Phoenicia West Seattle and Whole Foods Market (opening Oct 9). Read more about all three new additions in the Junction below.
See what your Junction merchants have planned
Haunted Art Walk Thursday, October 10
Spend the evening strolling and exploring West Seattle while enjoying art, music, food, and wine during Art Walk.

Look for the zombie footprints to light the pathway into participating businesses!

The Art Walk includes many of the West Seattle restaurants! Enjoy EXTENDED HAPPY HOURS, specials on food and beverages, plus all the local art you would expect. Just mention Art Walk for the special.
D1 Candidate Forum Saturday October 19
The D1 candidate forum hosted by the West Seattle Junction, moderated by the West Seattle Blog.

The forum will be held upstairs in the Senior Center - Saturday, October 19th 11 AM to 12 Noon. Doors open at 10:30 AM.  

Moderated by Tracy Record, editor of the West Seattle Blog, the forum will be a way to listen to questions gathered from an open call via the WSB. Watch for the post on the WSB asking for questions.

Take part in your community around the upcoming election! 

The forum will cover a broad range of issues.
 • Candidates will have equal time to present their views.
 • The candidates are asked about issues, with time to give the moderator an opportunity to ask in-depth questions. 

The moderator and the Junction stay neutral do not imply approval or disapproval of any candidate.
Harvest Fest Sunday, October 27
Mark your calendars for Harvest Fest!

Harvest Fest – Sunday, October 27th – 10am to 2pm

Quickly becoming a West Seattle beloved fall event, Harvest Fest will once again bring out the costumed (kids, adults and pets!), the daring (chili cook-off) and musical (parade) and the thirsty (hot cocoa and cider garden) as the West Seattle Junction closes down California Ave for a fantastic fall festival.

Business, community group, nonprofit? There's still time to apply for a FREE booth!
ArtsWest Sunset Baby
ArtsWest is kicking off their new season tonight with the opening of SUNSET BABY by Dominique Morisseau (SKELETON CREW), directed by Valerie Curtis-Newton, prominent director and the current Head of Directing at the University of Washington School of Drama and the Founding Artistic Director for The Hansberry Project, a professional African American theatre lab.
Glow Medispa Open House
4th Annual Open House Thursday, September 26 4 PM - 7 PM

Food & Drink, Fun, Giveaways and the BEST SPECIALS of the year!

Menashes Ladies Night Out
This Friday, mark your calendars,tell your girls, have a fabulous evening celebrating women. Sip bubbles, get dressed up and play with all the sparkles!
Junction Fashion Show
West Seattle Fall Fashion Show, Friday October 4th.
Serving raffle prizes, cocktails, and fall looks!

Shop your favorite West Seattle stores before the show:

Virago, Carmilia's and Lika Love will have special offers in store from 5:30-6:30.
Beer Junction Fresh Hop Fest
At least 25 fresh hop beers on tap at once!

And don't worry-- you don't really have to wait until September 28th to enjoy any fresh hop beer. Dozens of fresh hop beers throughout the entire fresh hop season as they become available (the season usually run late August to mid October).
Easy Street Lisa Prank In Store
Come celebrate the release of Lisa Prank's new album Perfect Love Song with a special in-store performance, Friday, October 4th at 7pm!

Free & All-ages!

Walk Thru and Mural Update
You may have noticed the walk-thru next to Northwest Art & Frame is closed as renovations continue. The area is being transformed into the NEW Mural Alley SW where five new murals will be hung. Join the excitement at the unveiling on October 10.
FUNdraising in the Junction
You may have seen the super-cool retro parking boxes in the merchant-supported 'free' parking lots briefly this year.

Good news is they will be returning!

Look for the boxes at five Junction businesses soon. You can donate to the parking lots that help your merchants offset expenses to pay for the lots. That way we can bring you more of all you see in this newsletter!

You can donate too through the Junction's Network for Good page.
Night Market Dec 7th
Save the date for the West Seattle Night Market and Tree Lighting on Saturday, December 7th 3 PM to 7 PM. Shop under the twinkling lights, make an ornament for the tree, sip some cocoa, enjoy 2 full hours of entertainment.

We light the tree at 6 PM in Junction Plaza Park.

Local makers can apply to the night market via the application button.
Mathnasium Back to School
Math is our favorite subject and it can be even more fun when there is instant reward.

Enroll before October to receive Back to School promotions. Schedule your Assessment now.
Lady Jaye
Now Open!

Located in the heart of the Junction on California Ave.

A bar and smokehouse brought to you by Tyler Palagi, Charlie Garrison, Sara Rosales and Evan Carter. 
Phoenicia West Seattle
Now Open!

Situated on the edge of the West Seattle Junction, Phoenecia restaurant offers an eclectic blend of artisanal pizza, small plates, and special entrées, amidst an elegant, intimate bistro atmosphere with a full cocktail bar. 
Whole Foods Market
Opening Oct 9

Opening day celebrations will include music and complimentary samples from local vendors before the store opens. The first 300 customers will receive a Whole Foods Market West Seattle reusable canvas tote bag including snacks, swag and a savings card.
This Saturday and Sunday at
Wild Rose's
4529 California Ave SW

Your Favorite French Soap
20% off this Saturday and Sunday 
Soap Handmade in Provence
Pure vegetable soap with shea butter and aragan oil.

Two new scents!
Moringa and Ambre Noir.
West Seattle Verizon trade in program

When buying the new Apple 11’s or XS models (up to $500 on select phones) buy one get one free on the XR models, runs through October 2nd. These can be combined with a $200 prepaid Mastercard when transferring your number from another carrier.
Save the Date! Shop Small Nov 30th
Night Market and Tree Lighting Dec 7th