Events Calendar

The Seaport hosts year-round special events, festivals and family education programming.   We hope you will join us for some of the following activities:

Paddle Fun at our Dock - July 2 - Three Paddle Board Classes

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July 2, 2016 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

Visit the Seaport for a “green” day on the water with an amazing amount of paddling experiences right off our dock.

PADDLE LESSONS ARE QUITE AN ADVENTURE...The Seaport in partnership with Dolan's Board Sports and Tacoma's Youth Marine Foundation will offer the following lessons.

Two Kinds of Paddle - July 9 - Paddle Board and Kayak Classes

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July 9, 2016 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

Visit the Seaport for a “green” day on the water with an amazing amount of paddling experiences right off our dock.

PADDLE LESSONS ARE QUITE AN ADVENTURE... KAYAKING IS A GREAT WAY TO GET OUT ON THE WATER...

The Seaport will be offering the following lessons which include quality instruction with experienced instructors and lots of time out on the water.

Tacoma Maritime Fest

July 16, 2016 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

Tacoma Maritime Festival

Saturday, July 16 from 10am to 6pm

Visit the TMF website for more information: www.tacomamaritimefest.org

Tacoma Maritime Fest

July 17, 2016 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

Tacoma Maritime Festival

Sunday, July 17 from 10am to 5pm

Visit the TMF website for more information: www.tacomamaritimefest.org

Sailing Classes - July 30

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July 30, 2016 - 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Sign up for a sailing lesson - an exciting experience you won't want to miss! The Youth Marine Foundation will offer sailing lessons in partnership with the Foss Waterway Seaport. Instruction will be given in the learner friendly Walker Bay sailing boats which are easy to maneuver... a great vessel to learn in if this is your first sailing experience. Come join the fun on the Thea Foss Waterway!

Hawaiian Chieftain and Lady Washington visit the Seaport!

August 18, 2016 (All day)

The tall ships Hawaiian Chieftain and Lady Washington will visit the docks for several days in August.

More details will follow as the schedule firms up!

All About Steam Weekend - Sept. 10

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September 10, 2016 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

Throughout the weekend we will offer a STEAM event geared to area families and steam enthusiast... We are thrilled to welcome back the Northwest Steam Societywho will bring a collection of their steamers to moor at the Seaport's dock. The boat owners plan to share their steamers with Seaport guests, demo and explain how they work, plus answer all your "steam" questions. They will provide plenty of steam whistle sounds to support this event.

All About Steam Weekend - Sept. 11

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September 11, 2016 - 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Throughout the weekend we will offer a STEAM event geared to area families and steam enthusiast... We are thrilled to welcome back the Northwest Steam Societywho will bring a collection of their steamers to moor at the Seaport's dock. The boat owners plan to share their steamers with Seaport guests, demo and explain how they work, plus answer all your "steam" questions. They will provide plenty of steam whistle sounds to support this event.