Monday, February 7 is Women’s Day at the Seattle Boat Show, presented by KOMO.
Click on HERE to learn more and get your free pass.
Whether you’re an experienced boater or dream of getting out on the water, Women’s Day is the perfect opportunity to meet amazing local boaters. Participate in presentations on a variety of topics with 10 free seminars presented by some of the most experienced and talented women in the maritime industry.
With a special Women’s Day pass, women can attend the show for free on February 7.
The Seattle Inside and Afloat Boat Show runs from February 4-12. Click on HERE for more information on this year’s show.
PHOTOS: Step inside this luxurious 88ft yacht at the Seattle Boat Show
The 75th anniversary show will feature 255 exhibitors with more than 800 new and brokerage boats – indoors at Lumen Field Event Center and on the water at Bell Harbor Marina – and the latest marine accessories and technology.
The 75th show will have many promotions including:
75 years of performance photos
A historic photo exhibit documenting the show’s travels from the Washington National Guard Arsenal at the Seattle Center Coliseum to the Kingdome, before dropping anchor at Seahawks Stadium & Exhibition Center (now Lumen Field Event Center) in 2000 The exhibit includes a throwback to boats and outfits over the years and classic promotions such as Boat Show Queen and Boat Show Family of the Year.
Classic Yacht Exhibit Courtesy of the Pacific Northwest Chapter of the Antique & Classic Boat Society. Boats on display will include a custom 1948 Chris Craft 20, a 1955 Chris Craft Capri and a very rare 1958-59 Chris Craft Silver. Fun fact: In 1959, Time Magazine described Chris Craft as the boat company most responsible for persuading Americans to get into boating.
Long Putt Challenge: Friday February 4 and Friday February 11.
Attendees can take a break from shopping for boats or accessories, grab a drink and test their putting skills at the Long Putt Challenge located inside the Boaters Lounge. Everyone who participates will win a gift certificate to the Flatstick Pub for a free game. Those who land a putt will win a gift certificate worth at least $50 and be entered into a raffle for the grand prize.
The USS Open
The first Seattle Boat Show USS Open, a 9 hole putt putt course is a fun way to navigate the show. All sailors who complete the course will be entered to win raffle prizes.
Women’s Day — Monday, February 7
Women can attend the show for free and enjoy a series of seminars designed specifically for women, by boaters. It’s the perfect opportunity to meet, learn and be inspired by some of the most experienced and talented boaters around.
Dogs on the Bridge – Thursday, February 10
There’s a special day at the Lumen Field Event Center just for the first furry friends. Their owners can create a personalized dog tag on the on-site engraving machine and stop by the photo booth, have fun with the props and enter to win the cover dog contest. The winning dog will be featured on the cover of a spring issue of 48 North. Those arriving after 5 p.m. for Yappy Hour can take home a dog life jacket courtesy of Connelly Watersports (while supplies last).
Dogs are welcome any day of the show at Bell Harbor.
Nautical seminars and fishing
Entertaining and educational, seminars are always one of the most popular activities at the show. New for the 2022 show is an online component. Attendees who cannot attend all of the in-person seminars on their list, or wish to re-watch a favorite seminar, can watch the full nine-day library of boating and fishing seminars from the comfort of their home during three months after Show. The $99 seminar ticket package includes multi-day admission to the show (a $36 value) and a boatload of goodies, including a copy of the Wagoner Cruising Guide.
Boat Show U courses will be offered as online webinars and can be viewed live (online only) during the show or on-demand until May 15, 2022 with a seminar package ticket. This is an incredible added value to the ticket, as Boat Show U lessons used to be $55 each.
A free shuttle runs continuously between Lumen Field Event Center and Bell Harbor Marina.
For details on tickets, hours, exhibitors, seminars and attractions, visit www.SeattleBoatShow.com.