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:

The historic schooner Adventuress at the Seaport Docks

Foss Waterway Seaport Image
September 30, 2016 - 12:00pm - October 2, 2016 - 2:00pm

The schooner Adventuress is a 133-foot  gaff-rigged schooner launched in 1913 in East Boothbay, Maine. She has since been restored, and is listed as a
National Historic Landmark.

We are pleased to have the Adventuress on the Seaport docks for a few days and offering museum guests opportunities to go aboard:

Friday, September 30 – Public Dockside Tours (with paid admission to the museum) noon-5PM

Willits Canoe Rendezvous 2.0 - October 8 & 9

Foss Waterway Seaport Image
October 8, 2016 - 10:00am - October 9, 2016 - 4:00pm

Photo credit: Tacoma Public Library

You are invited to join the Foss Waterway Seaport in celebrating the Centennial Willits Canoe Rendezvous. Come view our collection, visit our exhibits, and hear our talks about Willits Canoes. This event is free with paid admission to the Foss Waterway Seaport maritime museum!   

Educator Night at the Museum - Oct. 13, 2016

Educator Night at the Museum image
October 13, 2016 - 5:30pm - 8:00pm

Educator Night at the Museum will be held at the Tacoma Art Museum this year! Teachers, administrators, homeschool instructors and university students, don't miss this exciting educational event!