Seafair Fleet Week - Boeing Maritime Celebration
Date(s): Wednesday, July 30 - Sunday, August 3, 2014
Location: Seattle Waterfront | Pier 66, 69 & 90
Time: Parade of Ships: Wed 1:45 p.m. | Ship Tours: Pier 66 & 69 - Thurs - Sat 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., Sun 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.; Pier 90 - Thurs - Sun 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Seafair Fleet Week has been a tradition in Seattle since 1950 with multiple ships annually coming into the Port of Seattle to celebrate this region’s premier summertime festival. In partnership with Navy League Seattle Council and Port of Seattle, Seafair Fleet Week honors the men and women of the military who proudly and courageously serve our country!

A special thanks to Navy League Seattle and the Port of Seattle for its partnership in planning and supporting Seattle Seafair Fleet Week.


Parade of Ships & Flight

Wednesday, July 30 | 1:45 p.m.

*This event is FREE to the public!

Gather at the Seattle Waterfront for a spectacular show at the Parade of Ships & Flight! Vessels from the U.S. Navy, U.S. Coast Guard, U.S. Marines and the Royal Canadian Navy will participate in the display. Military aircraft will fly overhead for the public to watch in celebration of the men and women who serve our country.


Parade of Ships

USS Chancellorsville (CG 62, U.S. Navy)

USS Howard (DDG 83, U.S. Navy)

HMCS Edmonton (Royal Canadian Navy)

HMCS Brandon (Royal Canadian Navy)

USS Essex (LHD 2, U.S. Navy)

CGC Mellon (U.S. Coast Guard)


Parade of Flight

MV-22B (VMM-165/Lady Ace), provided by USMC 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing - San Diego, CA

AH-1Z (HMLAT-303/Atlas), provided by USMC 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing - San Diego, CA

UH-1Y (HMLAT-303/Atlas), provided by USMC 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing - San Diego, CA

CH-53E (HMH-462/Thunder), provided by USMC 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing - San Diego, CA

CH-46E (HMMT-164/Knight Rider), provided by USMC 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing - San Diego, CA

HH65, provided by U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Port Angeles

Coast Guard Search and Rescue Demonstration


Ship Rider Program

This summer you have the chance to ride aboard a United States Navy or a United States Coast Guard vessel! As a ship rider at Fleet Week, you will be able to explore a ship for six to eight hours with lunch included aboard the ship. The cruises will depart from and return to the Port of Seattle. This is a day you don’t want to miss!


Ship Tours


Pier 66

Thursday, July 31 - Saturday, August 2 

9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Sunday, August 3

12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.


USS Chancellorsville (CG 62, U.S. Navy)

USS Howard (DDG 83, U.S. Navy)


Pier 69

Thursday, July 31 - Saturday, August 2 

9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Sunday, August 3

12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.


HMCS Edmonton (Royal Canadian Navy)

HMCS Brandon (Royal Canadian Navy)


Pier 90

Thursday, July 31 - Sunday, August 3

12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.


USS Essex (LHD 2, U.S. Navy)

CGC Mellon (U.S. Coast Guard)


*Ship tours are FREE to the public!


Metro Transit - Military

From July 26 through August 3rd, all military personnel will be able to ride Metro Transit free of charge while in uniform or showing a Military ID.


About the Boeing Company

Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial jetliners and defense, space and security systems. A top U.S. exporter, the company supports airlines and U.S. and allied government customers in 150 countries. Boeing products and tailored services include commercial and military aircraft, satellites, weapons, electronic and defense systems, launch systems, advanced information and communication systems, and performance-based logistics and training.


Event Sponsors
The Boeing Company, Navy League of Seattle, Port of Seattle, KIRO 7 Eyewitness News.