The Highland Park Improvement Club (HPIC) - the heart of our community since 1919.
HPIC belongs to our neighborhood and is powered by volunteers. 

We're YOUR gathering place in the community. Join us for our next neighborhood event!


Annual HPIC Holiday Bazaar

Saturday, November 10, 2018
10am to 3pm 

Get a jump on your holiday shopping (or get something crafty for yourself!) with over 20 Vendors - Buy local!

Lunch for Sale and the Bar will be open 











Sunday Nov. 11, 2018 
3:30 PM – 5 PM
Making cards/postcards of GRATITUDE

Join Meditative Arts Seattle in using stencils, collage, stamps, drawing implements and paints to make unique and heartfelt postcards of GRATITUDE. 🌟We will make these cards with the purpose of sending them to people in our lives who deserve to know that we are grateful for them! This is a family-friendly event, and all supplies will be included. No art experience is necessary! $25 per person or $45 per pair.

HPIC BOARD MEETING - 7:00p on Wednesday, Nov 14, 2018 

HPIC is a volunteer-driven non-profit and the Board is no exception. All Board members are unpaid neighbors working to ensure the continued viability of HPIC for the good of our neighborhood. All are welcome to attend Board Meetings. 

Wine & Food Pairing w/ Reggie @ HPIC!
Friday, November 16, 2018 at 6:30 PM


Join Reggie to learn about pairing wine and bites for the holidays!!! $40 per person/$75 for 2

Includes a reception cocktail, holiday appetizers with recipes, 8-10 wines to pair, presentation with loads of information… and so much fun and laughter!

Sign up at

About Reggie
Reggie lives in Seattle, Washington and has been in the wine industry as a sommelier, wine director, wine distributor and wine educator for the past 35 years. She loves pairing food and wine and teaching others how to enjoy it too. A certified in the Court of Sommeliers, Wine Scholar Guild, Diploma Level Wine & Spirit Education Trust, and as a Bordeaux Tutor.







Annual Neighbor Wreath Making Event
Sunday, November 25, 2018
1 PM – 5 PM

Get crafty with your neighbors and make your own wreath! You bring your own greens, pods, pine cones, tools, wreath forms, ribbons, ornaments etc, as well as great ideas, and a treat to share!

We provide the space and a selection of warm beverages and holiday music. This event is free! Just a time to hang out and make wreaths with neighbors and friends! This event is for those that are 12 years old +

CORNER BAR Fri, Dec 7, 2018
Doors open at 6:00 PM - Band starts around 8:00 PM

Join us for our monthly neighborhood pop up party. We open our doors to the public on the first Friday of every month as a pop-up bar with live entertainment. Corner Bar is the only place in our neighborhood that you can walk to and meet your neighbors and friends, with kids in tow, to hang out, build relationships, listen to great live music, grab a drink, and support HPIC in the process. 

As always, Corner Bar welcomes everyone! Bring your families, bring your neighbors! Food and beverages are available. We hope to spend another magical evening with you all! Free entry - all ages

ART LOUNGE - Friday, Dec 14, 2018

Doors open at 7:00 PM. Live Model Sessions start around 8:00 PM.

Live Model Sessions are happening at Art Lounge at HPIC!  
No experience necessary. Basic supplies will be provided, or bring your own. Sign up to model (at time of event) and earn a free drink ticket. The HPIC Bar will be open. Free entry - 21+ event.



Don't Forget!
Monday, Dec. 31st we will be ringing the New Year with our Annual NYE Party!

Details forthcoming!




Next Meeting Weds., January 23, 2019
Highland Park Action Committee: An all volunteer & not for profit. Our role is to be an advocate for Highland Park and to affect positive change in our neighborhood. Please join us on the 4th Wednesday of every month - Doors open at 6:30 pm - Meeting from 7:00 – 8:30 pm at the Highland Park Improvement Club on the corner of 12th Ave SW and SW Holden. Email:

Mark your calendars! 
Upcoming HPIC Events

  • Nov 10, 2018      Holiday Bazaar

  • Dec 31, 2018      New Year’s Eve Celebration & Not-So-Silent-Night Parade

View our full calendar and join us at our next event, everyone's welcome at HPIC!

Like us on 

HPIC is #OpentoAll!
We believe that when businesses open t
heir doors to the public, they should be Open to All.
We took the pledge to r
eject discrimination!


Thank You to Our 2018 Uncorked Sponsors!

2018 Gold Medal Sponsor 

Therese Bianchi
Real Estate Broker,
Certified Negotiating Expert
206 234 6607










2018 Silver Medal Sponsor 

Ken Knoke, Broker

Mechanical Sales, Inc.

2018 Bronze Medal Sponsor 

Gretchen Heiden

Resting Waters: Seattle's Pet Funeral Home

2018 Highland Park Supporter 

Nickie Jostol

Allyson Kemp

Antoinette & Billy

Councilmember Lisa Herbold