America's Most Sports-Crazed Cities

Pike Place Market in Seattle, Washington
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When it comes to cities with rich sports traditions and tailgating, foam-finger-waving locals, Travel + Leisure readers have announced the score.

No. 20 Seattle

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Both the Seahawks and the MLS Sounders play at CenturyLink Field, which now boasts a gluten-free concession stand. That’s fitting in this earnest town that ranks well for dining and No. 1 for its famously local coffee. Fans’ biggest challenge may be keeping their attention on the game: the city ranks first for its tech-savvy locals as well as for its excellent wireless coverage.

See all the America’s Favorite Cities survey results!

Pike Place Market in Seattle, Washington

America's Most Sports-Crazed Cities

No. 20 Seattle

Both the Seahawks and the MLS Sounders play at CenturyLink Field, which now boasts a gluten-free concession stand. That’s fitting in this earnest town that ranks well for dining and No. 1 for its famously local coffee. Fans’ biggest challenge may be keeping their attention on the game: the city ranks first for its tech-savvy locals as well as for its excellent wireless coverage.

See all the America’s Favorite Cities survey results!

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