Nothing is more synonymous with summer in Seattle than Seafair. The non-profit festival was founded in 1950 to attract tourists to Seattle and promote marine events to enhance Seattle’s reputation as the Boating Capital of the World. Today, Seafair touches more than two million people at 75 sanctioned events throughout the summer.
Do you love the rush of Seafair Hydroplane Racing or the sight of the Blue Angles as they come screaming by in the air? Then, you are going to love this year's Seafair.
Since 1950, nothing has been more synonymous with summer in Seattle than Seafair. The annual non-profit festival spans ten weeks and touches more than two million people through 75 sanctioned events.
Seafair is committed to uniting and celebrating all of Seattle’s diverse communities by offering affordable fun and activities where differences are welcomed, and every individual feels a sense of belonging to make memories that last a lifetime.
Seafair’s Signature Events include:
- Seafair Summer 4th
- Seafair Pirates Landing
- Milk Carton Derby
- Seafair Triathlon & Kids Triathlon
- Seafair Torchlight Parade and Fanfest
- Torchlight 5K & 8K Run
- Seafair Fleet Week
- Seafair Weekend Festival
In addition to Seafair’s signature events, Seafair supports dozens of local community events throughout the region.