Recreational Boating Information for the Northwest

Boating / Marine Events
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2017 Seattle Area 
Sailboat Racing Calendar
Northwest Salmon Derby Series 
2017 Schedule 

  • Argosy Christmas Ships        Puget Sound Area                        Nov. ​24th - Dec. 23rd, 2017

  • Ivar's Clam Lights                      Gene Coulon - Renton               Dec. 1st 2017 - Jan. 1st, 2018

  • Island Lights Festival            Friday Harbor                                Dec. 1st, 2017​

  • Chimes and Lights                       Port Orchard                                  Dec. 2nd, 2017​

NW EventsOpening Day4th of JulySeafairChristmas Ships

Enjoy the waves! Lake Union Boats Afloat Show
September 14th - 17th, 2017 

The 39th annual Seattle Boats Afloat
 Show on South Lake  Union will have
 hundreds of new and used boats on
 display. Ski boats, wake, pontoon,
 trawlers, sail,  cruisers and mega
 yachts.  Plus all the latest in gadgets, 
services and gear.

The big boys are in town: This year
 there are five yachts over 90 feet in the show! They feature the latest in technology with the finest luxury appointments such as custom furniture, deck top jacuzzis and galleys (kitchens) fit for gourmet chefs.

Boat rides: Cruise Lake Union on a free 45-­‐minute sailboat ride or a 20-­‐minute electric boat ride. Every day of the show.

Click here for more details.

  • Around The Rock            Newcastle | Lk Washington      Sept. 10th, 2017

  • Kirkland Oktoberfest       Kirkland Waterfront                Sept. 22nd - 24th, 2017​

  • ​  Dungeness Crab/Seafood Fest  Port Angeles                                    Oct. 6th - 8th, 2017

  • Oysterfest                                Shelton                                               Oct. 7th & 8th, 2017