Seafair and Albert Lee Appliance announced today the signing of a new three-year partnership, spanning through 2015.
"Albert Lee has been instrumental in maintaining the hydroplane race tradition in our city," said Beth Knox, President & CEO of Seafair."Albert Lee has a strong commitment to this community and a passion for our local celebrations. Seafair is proud to have outstanding Seattle-based corporate partners involved with our festival events."
The company is the title sponsor of the H1 Unlimited Hydroplane Race at Seafair Weekend, the "Albert Lee Appliance Cup". The event will take place Fri., Aug. 2 - Sun., Aug. 4 at Genesee Park on Lake Washington. Tickets for the event are on-sale now atSeafair.com/SeafairWeekend.
"Festivals play a big role in Seattle’s quality of life, and Albert Lee is pleased to continue our partnership in supporting the sport of hydroplane racing in this region,"said Albert Lee III, President of Albert Lee Appliance. "We want fans in our community to be part of this iconic event for years to come.”
A preview of what's to come this year in H1 Unlimited hydroplane racing will take place this Sat., May 11 at and sponsored by the Hydroplane and Raceboat Museum from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Learn more at http://thunderboats.ning.com/events/2013-h1-season-preview.
ABOUT ALBERT LEE APPLIANCE
Albert Lee opened the first Albert Lee Furniture, a quality custom furniture store, in 1939. 74 years later, Albert Lee Appliance is a three-generation, family-owned business and continues to grow and serve the Pacific Northwest communities with top quality sales, customer service and installation for all home appliance needs. Specializing in complete kitchen packages, Albert Lee Appliance offers a full line of over 50 major brands to fit any budget. Albert Lee Appliance has five showrooms consisting of over 87,000 sq. ft. of a variety of first-rate appliances.