Save the Date: 2012 Seattle Boats Afloat Show
South Lake Union, September 12-16th, 2012

SEATTLE, May 15, 2012 -- Seattle's Boats Afloat Show brings you all the best of boating in one place on beautiful South Lake Union in sunny September. There will be dozens of different yacht brands, more than 150 new and used boats in every size and price range and boating equipment of all kinds.

New for 2012: extended weeknight hours and Boater’s Happy Hour. 
Weekdays the show will now be open an extra hour, so come on down after work. Boater's Happy Hour is 5-7pm and tickets are half price. Just $6!

And if that weren’t enough to entice you, attractions include:
•  Center for Wooden Boats kids toy boat building Saturday and Sunday
•  Kids free sailing lessons, Saturday and Sunday
•  Free Sailboat rides every day
•  Floating beer garden

So don't miss out. Whether you're an experienced sailor or just getting your feet wet, climb aboard, kick some anchors and check out all the variety of boats from sport boats to sailboats, cabin cruisers to mega-yachts and much more.

Your future is on the water! Come to Boats Afloat, discover the possibilities, and leave the world in your wake.


What: South Lake Union Boats Afloat Show
When: Wednesday September 12th – Sunday September 16th, 2012
Hours: Weekdays: 11 am to 7 pm
Weekends: 10 am to 6 pm
Where: South Lake Union in Seattle
Tickets: ADULTS: $12
YOUTH (11-17): $5
KIDS 10 and under: Free
Special MULTI-DAY show pass: $18
e-Tickets can be purchased at
Getting There: Parking lots are limited near the show. For convenience park downtown and take the Seattle Street Car directly the show on South Lake Union.
Show Office: 206-748-0012
Media Contact: or 206-954-2574

Show photos available here ». Photos of individual boats are available upon request.


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