Explore more than 225 boats and yachts at the 40th Lake Union Boats Afloat Show. This is the biggest floating boat show on the West Coast. With free boat rides and workshops, among other fun-filled activities, the festival offers something for everyone in the family. Industry experts will be on deck, giving free docking and sailing lessons, and providing info on the most recent advancements in boating. Kids can also learn to build and decorate wooden boats over the weekend at the Center for Wooden Boats. Don’t miss the special exhibits, such as the international debut of Ocean Alexander 88, a model built as a 40th anniversary tribute to Ocean Alexander. Admission is free for kids 12 and under and costs $5 for ages 13 to 17. For adults, it costs $14. An all-access pass is available at $25.
Boats Afloat Show
September 13-14, 11:00am – 6:00pm, September 15-16, 10:00am – 6:00pm