THE TAILGATE — Meet 'American Express Hawks Island,' a 200-foot barge that will dock at Pier 66 and host pre-game festivities on October 18 between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. before the Seahawks game against the Carolina Panthers. The event is free for all Amex Card Members (21+) who RSVP in advance and will include food & drink from local eateries, a meet & greet with Hawks legend Shaun Alexander, a musical performance and free shuttle service to CenturyLink Field for the game. UPDATE: The event is sold out.
LUXURY LISTINGS — Meet the new Seattle home listing champ: The 7-BR, 6.25-bath waterfront Laurelhurst residence asking $13.25M. It's 11,809 square-feet of living space, which includes an accessory dwelling unit (ADU) as well. There's also 145-feet of Lake Washington waterfront that includes your dock and moorage because you will most certainly need that if you can afford this place. Check out more photos here.
ON THE MARKET — Named one of the 25 Most Influential People in America in 1996 by Time, Patty Stonesifer is the former co-chair and chief executive officer of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Since she's now the CEO of a nonprofit in Washington, D.C., she no longer needs a home base in Seattle. Stonesifer has re-listed the penthouse condo in Alki where she lived with journalist husband Michael Kinsley for $2.5M. You have to see the view of Seattle's Skyline.