Seattle Maritime Festival

Seattle Maritime Festival
May 8-11
Pier 66 and South Lake Union

This is a long time favorite for Seattleites: The Maritime Festival.  Don’t miss the boat when the world’s largest tugboat race thunders along the Downtown Seattle Waterfront! Enjoy the Waterfront Chowder Cook-Off. Check out the workboat parade, survival suit races, a boat building competition, vessel tours, sea-air rescue demonstration, free harbor tours, Kids and Family FunZone, Stories of the Sea, Maritime Career Day and a container ship full of family fun.  Most of the public activities take place on Saturday, May 10, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Pier 66/Bell Harbor Marina, on the Downtown Seattle Waterfront, and on Sunday, May 11, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at South Lake Union Park. There is no admission charge.  Seattle Maritime Festival