From the Needle to New Jersey – the journey of the Space Needle 12 Flag to Super Bowl XLVIII.
Sonics legend and Hall of Famer Lenny Wilkens kicked off the From the Needle to New Jersey Relay by raising the 12 Flag before the send-off rally.
12 Flag flies proudly on the Space Needle before it was brought down and signed by thousands of fans at the base of the Needle before heading to NY/NJ.
Mayor Ed Murray was the first to sign his well wishes to the team on the 12 Flag.
Seattle’s own 12th Pony Wilson stopped by to sign the flag and get his Seattle Mix Skittles.
Dale Chihuly added his signature to the flag just before it boarded the bus to the airport.
Faithful 12s at Seatac Airport!
TSA took their turn signing the flag.
The 12 Flag officially arrives at JFK!
12 Flag as photo op at JFk baggage claim.
12 Flag ready to hit the streets of NYC!
Catching up with King 5 in Times Square.
Thanks for signing the 12 Flag Joyce Taylor!
Our friend Pete of Rezin Marketing proudly poses with the 12 Flag.
Hello Yankee Stadium! We're coming in!
Looks like New York is IN!
Made it to the Today Show – and so did our 12s!
12 Flag as backdrop of Mayor Ed Murray's segment on the Today Show.
Getting ready to go live!
That's right, even Al Roker signed our 12 Flag!
King 5 Seattle Team adding their signatures to the 12 Flag.
At NY Seahawks bar Carlow East (renamed Hawks Nest East for the week) with King 5 and all the 12s!
Love to see the Needle represented on the wall at Carlow East in NYC!
Matt Lorch of Q13 Fox signs his name for the team.
Former Seahawk Joe Tafoya adds his name to the 12 Flag.
Carlow East owner Sean is IN - and sporting his new Space Needle shirt!
Lady Liberty is IN!
12ing at the base of the Statue of Liberty.
Hawks fans stop to sign the 12 Flag in the lobby of the Pearl Hotel.
12s at Beechers swarm to sign the 12 Flag.
12 Flag taking over the Red Stairs in Times Square!
Hawk Rider is IN!
Do you spy the 12 Flag in Central Park from Top of the Rock?
We made it! The power of the 12 arrives at the team hotel!
12 Flag in its proper place in the Seahawks locker room at Super Bowl XLVIII!
Seahawks are Super Bowl Champions for the first time in franchise history!
" src="https://www.spaceneedle.com/news/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/IMG_29141-1024x1024.jpg" alt="" width="558" height="558"> The 12 Flag makes it back to Seattle just in time to greet the team from the parade route. Go Hawks!