Windermere Cup & Grand Opening Day Boat Parade

Opening Day of Boating Season
May 5
Montlake Cut & Union Bay


Opening Day, the official opening of Seattle’s boating season sponsored by the Seattle Yacht Club, includes a celebration of many kinds of water activities. Festivities will include a morning of crew races, a sailboat race, and of course, the Grand Opening Day Boat Parade. Participating yachts will be decorated to illustrate the 2018 theme for Opening Day, “Ocean Crossings”
The 31st annual Windermere Cup features the University of Washington hosting teams from around the world.

10 am – 3 pm

Montlake Bridge closed between 9:40 am – 3:00 pm


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