Maritime Poetry and Music Slam!!! Limited to 12 performers. To register contact Rob Walgren, Walgren.R@portseattle.org
. Sponsored by Seattle Propeller Club, Port of Seattle, Vigor Industrial and presented in cooperation with Pacific Marine Expo and National Fisherman.
Maritime Discovery Day
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Lake Union Park
Discovery Day features free admission and activities at the Center for Wooden Boats, Northwest Seaport and MOHAI, tours of historic and working vessels, displays, kids’ boat building and other events. Primarily targeted towards elementary and middle school students. Sponsored by the Center for Wooden Boats and Northwest Seaport.
Hands-on Maritime Career Day Hands-on Maritime Career Day
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Lake Union Park
This event will primarily focus on career awareness and summer maritime internship opportunities and include tours of historic and working vessels, hands on maritime activities and other events. Sponsored by the Center for Wooden Boats and Northwest Seaport.
Hands-on Maritime Career Day at Lake Union Park, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Thinking about working on a boat or learning more about career opportunities in the maritime field? This event is focused on career awareness and summer maritime internship opportunities and includes tours of historic and working vessels, hands on maritime activities and other events. This career day is sponsored by the Center for Wooden Boats and Northwest Seaport. For further information: Tyson Trudel, email@example.com.
36th Annual Women in Trades Job Fair, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Every year, Washington Women in Trades creates an engaging event where work ready women,
students and everyone else can meet with employers, union apprenticeship programs, vocational training schools and more located at the Fisher Pavilion at Seattle Center.
9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Workboat World Invitational Boat Building Competition
Industry teams compete in building a boat from standard materials starting at 9 a.m. Judging at 3 p.m., with racing at South Lake Union scheduled for 4 p.m. Sponsored by WorkBoat magazine and the International WorkBoat Show.
11:30 Tugboat Demonstration and Ballet on Lake Union
1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. Lake Union/Ship Canal Tour presented by the Port of Seattle
Discover the working waterfront in South Lake Union and on the Ship Canal. Learn about Fishermen’s Terminal. Free board passes are available one hour prior to each departure for a 1.5 hour tour. There is a limit of 200 guests for each tour. There is a limit of four tickets per adult, 18 years or older.
1:10 p.m. Coast Guard Sea-Air Rescue Demonstration
1:30 p.m. Survival Suit Races
This prestigious, exciting and fun event will feature teams of four members. At the starting gun, teams put on their survival suits, jump into the warm waters of Lake Union, swim to a life raft and climb aboard. The fastest team wins the competition and the trophy. Survival suit races Presented by Compass Courses Maritime Training.
2:00 p.m. Tugboat Arthur Foss Engine Start Up Demonstration, Historic Ships Wharf
4 p.m. Workboat World Invitational Boat Building Competition Races
See who sinks and who swims!
And even more fun throughout the day. Join the fun.