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SoundTransit 2 Line Grand Opening

April 27 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Come and join in the festivities for the historic milestone opening of Sound Transit’s 2 Line, marking the dawn of a new chapter in regional transportation across the Eastside and fostering the evolution towards a transit-centric community. All are invited to partake in the festivities scheduled from 11am – 4pm at all eight new stations – be sure to stop by the Redmond Technology Station and Overlake Village Station for activities including:

  • Live musical performances
  • Cultural dance showcases including Mariachi, Lion Dancers and Taiko!
  • Indulge in culinary delights from Dote Coffee Bar, Los Chilangos, MamiTran, Northwest Share, Cafecito Mexican Bakery, and Mayuri
  • Hop on a Lime Scooter from Overlake Village Station to Aloft across the street for a culinary journey including mocktails, cocktails, and a special screening of safety competition winning reels
  • Photo booth opportunities with Nintendo’s Mario and Luigi at Redmond Technology Statin
  • Pocket-sized maps detailing all 8 stations and transportation access instructions
  • Get assistance with ORCA card management: learn how to reload your ORCA card in Redmond, and pre-loaded cards available for eligible individuals.

Free Microsoft Connector Shuttles to Redmond Technology Station will be running every 15 minutes from Redmond City Hall, the Downtown Park and the Together Center starting at 10:30am, with the last shuttle leaving Redmond Technology Station at 4:30pm.

Please be aware:  Travel on the 2 Line will require fare payment. ORCA cards will be available for purchase on-site.


April 27
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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15590 NE 36th Street
Redmond, 98052 United States
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2801 152nd Ave NE
Redmond, WA 98052 United States
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