Tickets still available for Dec. 23 Eastlake Cruise amidst the holiday ships finale

 

Cruise on the historic icebreaker the Islander — Wed., Dec 23 On the historic icebreaker the Islander, amidst the lighted boats coming through Union Bay and Portage bays, plus the grand finale concert on Lake Union!  Always a highlight of the year, this ECC cruise is 7:30 – 10:30 p.m., and tickets ($35) include […]

Seattle Boats Afloat Show 2015 – September 16-20

West Coast’s Largest Floating Show

Seattle’s 37th annual Lake Union Boats Afloat Show gets underway on Wednesday, September 16 and continues through Sunday, September 20. This exciting show brings you all the best of boating in one place. Tour new and used boats in every size and price, as well as boating equipment of […]

At quarter of its value, Queen of Seattle paddle-wheeler still for sale

The price has recently been cut to $250,000 on the 138-foot Queen of Seattle, a steam-powered, paddle-wheel boat moored on Lake Union.

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Seattle Maritime Festival to feature tugboat ballet, more

The Survival Suit Races are a tradition at the Seattle Maritime Festival. This year’s fest is Saturday, May 9, at Lake Union Park. (Alan Berner/The Seattle Times)

 

Workboats get their day at the Seattle Maritime Festival Family Fun Day, being held this year at Lake Union Park

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Lake Union Boats Afloat Show Sept 10-14

Rows, Rows, Rows of Boats

From sport boats to sailboats, trawlers to mega yachts, the Boats Afloat Show is the best place to find the boat of your dreams. Whether you’re an experienced sailor or just getting your feet wet, climb aboard, kick some anchors and check out all the variety that the Lake […]

KUOW Goes Live From South Lake Union August 15

From our friends at KUOW:

For the third installment of KUOW’s live neighborhood specials, we are taking over the Center For Wooden Boats on August 15. Don your best nautical gear, join our live audience and watch as radio history is made in South Lake Union.

First, Bill Radke reviews the week’s news with special guests Sherman Alexie, Joni Balter and Knute Berger on Week In […]

Eastlake invites neighbors throughout Seattle to its scenic summer cruise — Thurs., July 10

The Eastlake Community Council invites neighbors throughout Seattle to its summer cruise  — Thurs., July 10.  Scenic tour of Lake Union, Portage and Union Bays, and Lake Washington on the historic icebreaker the Islander.  Boarding begins at 5:30 p.m. at 1611 Fairview Ave. E. on the east shore of Lake Union, with departure at 6:30 p.m., and return at 8:30. 

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There is no South Lake Floating Farmer’s Market for 2014

The FarmBoat Floating Market aboard the Virginia V at Lake Union Park is closed for good. We are sincerely appreciative of all those who supported our efforts to make this an amazing one-of-a-kind Seattle attraction over the last several years. Unfortunately, Seattle’s growing bureaucracy and increasingly stringent policies against small businesses and independent nonprofits […]

$160 Million dollar yacht sails into Lake Union

 

 

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Opening Day of Boating season this Saturday May 3, 2014