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Seafair Weekend Festival

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Date: Aug 03 - Aug 05, 2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Cost: $25 - $150
A Pacific Northwest tradition since 1950, Seafair Weekend Festival is the culmination of the summer-long Seafair Festival. Known and loved as an unofficial Seattle holiday, this is the most anticipated event of summer!

Seafair Weekend offers the best sights, sounds, tastes and action of the summer including Hydroplane racing on the water, Blue Angels performing in the sky, world class wakeboarding tricks off shore and music and entertainment on stage!

Seafair Weekend features:

  • Boeing Air Show featuring the Blue Angels
  • Albert Lee Appliance Cup featuring H1 Hydroplane racing
  • Graham Trucking Seafair Cup
  • Hyperlite World Class Wakeboarding
  • Monster Energy's BMX Stunt Bikes
  • Kids Zone with inflatables and games
  • and more!
Seafair's Boeing Air Show line up includes the Blue Angels, A10 Jet, A-10 Thunderbolt Warthog, P-51 Mustang Warbird, Mike Wiskus Aerobatic Stunt Plane, Brad Wuersten Aerobatic Stunt Plane, PBY Catalina also known as the American flying boat, the Port Angeles US Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter and many more!

By Link Light Rail
From the North

Park at the University of Washington E12 & E19 lots at Husky Stadium
  • $15 on Friday
  • $10 on Saturday until 12pm
  • Free on Saturday after 12pm
  • Free all day Sunday
From the South
Park in the Sea-Tac Airport Garage or at a convenient Light Rail station

There will be a free Event Shuttle from the Columbia City Station from 10:00am-5:30pm Friday, Saturday & Sunday.

By Bus
Metro Bus Route 50 will be operating a standard schedule with stops at Genesee Park & Columbia City Station. This route will operate every :15 minutes from 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM on Seafair Saturday and Sunday.

Click here for Light Rail & Metro Bus schedules & rates.

Single Day Festival Admission
  • June 1 - August 2: $30
  • Pick up Friday GA tickets for FREE at Tulalip Resort Casino, Quil Ceda Creek Casino, or select HomeStreet Bank locations. Tickets at the gate on August 3 will be available for $10 with proceeds benefiting the Seafair Foundation.
  • At the Gate, August 4 & 5: $40
  • 3-Day Festival Championship Admission: $75
  • Youth (6-12) & Senior (62+) Festival Admission: $10
Grandstand Seating
  • Friday Grandstand Seating: $30
  • Saturday Grandstand Seating: $60
  • Sunday Grandstand Seating: $60
Captain's Club
  • Friday Captain's Club Seating: $125
  • Saturday Captain's Club Seating: $150
  • Sunday Captain's Club Seating: $150
Pit Pass
  • Pit Pass: $10
Military Discounts
  • Active duty, reserve, & retired military may enter Seafair Weekend Festival for free by presenting their Military ID badge at the special Boeing & Military entry gate at Genesee Park. Active duty, reserve, & retired military may also purchase additional reduced price general admission tickets at the gate for $20 per ticket, per day.
Seafair Weekend + Uber Package
  • Fans are invited to simplify their commute with a Seafair Weekend + Uber package for only $70, valued at over $120. With two Seafair Festival admission tickets, two Pit Passes and a $20 Uber credit to use on Seafair Weekend, August 3-5, fans will have easy access to all the great activities at Seafair Weekend Festival. Uber's pickup and dropoff zone is on 49th Ave. S. and Lake Washington Blvd. S, immediately adjacent to Seafair’s South entry. Click here to purchase!

Log Boom

  • Reserve your space to watch all the Seafair Weekend action from the waters of Lake Washington!

Notice To Boaters

Friday GA Free Ticket Locations

50% Off Coupons at Safeway - Albertsons

Purchase one or more participating products to receive your Seafair coupon when you check out. Visit to redeem your coupon code and purchase tickets.

Special Thanks To:

Albert Lee Appliance
Grand Event Rentals
Barghausen Consulting
Hydroplane & Raceboat Museum
Rain City Catering
Athletic Awards
Accel Net
Absco Solutions
Beam Suntory
Homestreet Bank
Warm 106.9
MOViN 92.5
98.9 The Bull
Graham Trucking
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