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Schedule of Events

 

Friday, July 31 - Sunday, August 2, 2015
Genesee Park/Lake Washington
FRI & SAT 8:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.,
SUN 7:30 a.m. - 6 p.m

The culmination of Seattle's favorite summertime celebration takes place Friday, July 31 - Sunday, August 2 at Genesee Park on Lake Washington!

Each year thousands of Seattleites gather for one of the city's oldest and most cherished traditions. The worlds fastest powerboats race on the waters of Lake Washington as the U.S. Navy Blue Angels soar in the sky overhead. Kids activities, food vendors and interactive booths sprawl across Genesee Park and live bands play all weekend long on the Live Entertainment Stage. Don't miss the biggest weekend in Seattle!

Albert Lee Appliance Seafair Cup
The H1 Unlimited hydroplane racing tour comes to Seattle for the Albert Lee Appliance Seafair Cup at Seafair Weekend! Starting days before the big weekend, hydroplanes and their boat camps will move in to the Stan Sayres Pits at Genesee Park in preparation for one of the biggest races of the season. On Friday the roar of the worlds fastest powerboats will fill the air as drivers go head to head to steal the winning title. Sunday of race weekend is deemed "Championship Sunday", and is broadcast live on KIRO 7 Eyewitness news and on Alternative Talk 1150 AM. This event is one not to miss!

Boeing Seafair Air Show
The biggest air show in Seattle takes place every day of Seafair Weekend over Lake Washington. You won't be able to miss the thunder of the U.S. Navy Blue Angels ripping through the sky at heart-pounding speeds. Stay tuned for other exciting acts performing aerial maneuvers high in the sky.

Hyperlite Seafair Wakeboard Experience
Some of the world's best wakeboarders will perform tricks and flips in the water each day in the South Turn at Seafair Weekend. These professionals will battle for the winning title in the Hyperlite Wakeboard Experience. The Endless Ride Cable system allows for maximum ride time for the wakeboarders so there is no lag between runs. Don't miss these incredible athletes all weekend on Lake Washington!
 
PARK LAYOUT - Stay tuned for an event site map!

North Beach
• Great viewing of the F1 Prop Series Tour!
• Sand Beach
• Center point of the Boeing Seafair Air Show
• Beer, Wine & Spirits Garden
• Open general admission seating along the beach (first come, first served)
• Start/Finish tower
• Maya's Mexican Restaurant Captain's Club

Stan Sayres Pits

• Up close and personal view of the H1 Unlimited & Vintage hydroplanes and USF1 Powerboat Tour
• Awards Stage
• Pit Tours
• Media Center

South Turn
• Hyperlite Seafair Wakeboard Experience
• Beach Party
• Beer, Wine & Spirits Garden
• Music & entertainment

Alaska Airlines Genesee Park
• Booths, exhibits and activities
• Beer, Wine & Spirits Garden 
• Albert Lee Appliance Cooking Stage 
• Entertainment/Music on Oberto Entertainment Stage
• Food Court
• OneMain Financial Kids Zone
 
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITS AND ACTIVITIES
If Lake Washington hosts all the action on the water, then Genesee Park is the place for fun on land. This year Seafair is adding more games, entertainment, and interactive booths! Stay tuned for a detailed list of exhibits and activities for Seafair Weekend.

FOOD VENDORS
Delicious bites from a large range of food vendors were available at Seafair Weekend Festival! Stay tuned for a detailed list of food vendors at Seafair Weekend.

BEER, WINE & SPIRITS GARDENS

For those 21 and over, Seafair offers three unique beer gardens serving up ice cold Budweiser, Bud Light and Barefoot Wine. 
 
LIVE BROADCASTS & MEDIA COVERAGE
KIRO7 Eyewitness News
KIRO 7 is your official Seafair TV station for live coverage of exciting race day action, on air, online and on mobile. Join us Sunday, August 2, for more than 8 hours of live High Definition coverage, led by the broadcast team of KIRO 7 Eyewitness News anchors Steve Raible, legendary hydroplane racer, Chip Hanauer, and play-by-play announcer Mike Fitzsimmons. Fans can also follow all the events, and interact with our team through Twitter, @KIRO7Seattle, and on our Facebook page.

Hubbard Radio Stations
Hubbard Radio, the official radio partner of Seafair, broadcasted on all things Seafair this summer! Tune in to Warm 106.9 FM Today's Soft Favorites, Movin 92.5 All The Hits!, The New Click 98.9 - Modern Music, AM 880 KIXI Music - As Cool Now As It Was Then and KKNW - Alternative Talk 1150AM for live coverage and all the most up-to-date information on Seafair events.
 
 PARK RULES & REGULATIONS
• No alcoholic beverages will be allowed through the entrance gate. Food and non-alcoholic beverages are permitted.
• Lawn chairs are permitted inside the park.
• No pets are allowed through the entrance gate with the exception of aid-dogs.
• Shoes are required in certain areas (closed toe shoes are required in pits).
• Bicycles not allowed in the park. A bike coral is located at the Main Admissions Gate.
• No firearms allowed.
• Portable BBQ's are permitted in the park.

NOTICE TO BOATERS
Special restrictions and local regulations have been established in order to promote safety of these events for both performers and spectators alike. These boating restriction and local regulations will be enforced by federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies.
 

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Event Sponsors

  • Boeing

  • Albert Lee Appliance