- May 11, 2019
- Family Friendly
Family Fun Day
Saturday, May 11
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Seattle Maritime Academy
4455 Shilshole Ave NW
Seattle, WA 98107
Experience Maritime! Don’t miss the boat at Seattle’s largest maritime industry celebration.
The Family Fun Day will feature a wide variety of Maritime activities, displays and food trucks. The Experience Maritime activities offer tons of cool hands-on programs including kids boat building, welding, oceanography, emergency signals/flares, emergency environmental response, life raft and boat tours, line tossing, and other family activities. A crowd-pleasing highlight will be the chance for the public to pilot a tugboat at the Academy’s bridge simulator. Enjoy live music by The Not Its; School of Rock and Alleyoop Musical Games and Puppets!
Discover the working waterfront on the Ship Canal, check out Fishermen’s Terminal and learn about the important Ballard Locks on three Free Argosy Ship Canal Tours. Tickets are only available at the Festival. Tours leave at 11:30am; 1pm and 2:30pm.
The Seattle Maritime Festival Family Fun Day is sponsored by the Seattle Propeller Club, the Port of Seattle and The Seattle Maritime Academy.