Get Ready for Seafair 2014!

It’s almost time for the 65th year of Seafair, the events that everyone in Seattle will be talking about this summer! Check out the signature events that are coming up over the next three months, and join MOViN 92.5, Click 98.9, Warm 106.9 and AM 880 KIXI as the official radio group of Seafair 2014.

Seafair Festival Kick Off – June 15
Seafair kicks off this year on June 15th from 8 am to noon at Westlake Park.

Rock ‘n’ Roll Seattle Marathon & 1/2 Marathon – June 21
Our first Signature Event, the Rock ‘n’ Roll Seattle Marathon and 1/2 marathon starts and ends at the Seattle Center by the iconic Space Needle. Featuring tons of live music and one of the most beautiful marathon courses in the US, this is an event you don’t want to miss! Starting time is 7 AM, so get there early.

Seafair Pirates Landing  – June 28
You don’t have to come dressed as a pirate, but it’s a lot more fun if you do! Featuring live music, great food, tons of shopping from local merchants and of course an invasion of scurvy pirates! Alki Beach is the place to be from 9:30 am to 3 pm on June 28th.

Seafair Summer Fourth – July 4
Two locations makes this Fourth of July twice as much fun! Join us from noon to 11 pm at both Gas Works Park and South Lake Union Park. Both locations will be packed full of fun events, great food, beer gardens and other special displays. We then cap off the night with a set of explosive fireworks shows celebrating this great country.

Seafair Milk Carton Derby – July 12
Do you think you can build the biggest, fastest or most creative boat using only milk cartons? Find out by entering the Milk Carton Derby and joining us from 9 am to 4 pm at Green Lake along with over 100 other colorful entries. The day ends with the ultimate competition between milk carton boats and stand up paddleboarders in the ultimate Battle of the Paddle!

Seafair Triathlon & Kids Seafair Triathlon – July 20
Kids and adults alike and run, swim and bike this year at the Seafair Triathlon. Starting at 6:30 am for adults and 10:30 am for the kids, join us at Seward Park for a day of athletic adventures followed by your music, vendor booths and the Washington Athletic Club’s relaxation lounge to help you relax after your busy morning!

Miss Seafair Scholarship Program for Women Coronation – July 24
Now in it’s it’s 65th Year, the Miss Seafair Scholarship Program celebrates academic achievement and diversity and showcases future leaders from the Seattle area. Join us at the Leo Kreielsheimer Theatre at Seattle Repertory Theatre at 7 pm to celebrate all of the participants and to see the selection of Miss Seafair. 

Seafair Torchligh Night – July 26
Featuring three events including Torchlight Fanfest, the Torchlight Run and the Torchlight Parade July 26th is going to be huge! All events are at the Seattle Center and downtown starting at noon and going until 10. Full of fun activities, interactive booths, prizes and samples and culminating with our fun run and parade this is one day you don’t want to miss!

Seafair Fleet Week & Boeing Maritime Celebration – July 31 – August 3
Honoring the men and women of the military that proudly serve our country, fleet week features numerous ships coming into the Port of Seattle. Running from July 31st to August 3rd, come take a tour of one of the many ships that make up our countries ship fleet.

Seafair Weekend – August 1 – 3
The culmination of an entire summer’s worth of events, Seafair Weekend runs from August 1-3 at Genesee Park on Lake Washington. A weekend this full of fun takes some time to plan so the complete list of events isn’t available yet, but rest assured that this year is going to be packed full of games, entertainment and fun! Check back for details, but you are going to want to make sure to put this weekend on your calendar!

 

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