Here's how Seattle is celebrating Blue Friday ahead of the Seahawks-Packers playoff game

Jan 10 2020, 1:42 pm

If you’re new around here, you may be confused by the sacred tradition of Blue Friday: wearing your best Seahawks gear on every Friday of the Seahawks football season.

This Friday is a particularly big, as the Seahawks get ready to face the Green Bay Packers this weekend for the divisional playoff game.

Here are some of the ways that Seattle’s getting ready for the big game:

The Seattle Aquarium

For their daily scuba show, the Seattle Aquarium divers mixed things up by wearing Seahawks jerseys over top of their scuba suits.

Space Needle

The Space Needle has donned its jersey in the form of a flag. Former Seahawks superstar Cliff Avril was there to raise the 12-foot banner, which will tower above Seattlitles until after Sunday’s game.

Pike Place Market

The Milwaukee Public Market and Pike Place Market have decided to get in on the game day action. The market in the losing city has to send the market in the winning city a gift basket of regional favorites — talk about a double win.

 

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Washington Schools

Many Washington schools get in on the action, with teachers and staff alike arriving in their favorite Seahawks gear.

You better believe that the best fans in the world also are showing themselves in their best blue and green. Here’s how the 12s are hyping themselves up on Twitter ahead of the big game: