2nd Annual Parade of Boats Night | Vessel Registration

2nd Annual Parade of Boats Night | Vessel Registration

Vessel registration has ended. Please email cruises@ArgosyCruises.com if you would still like to register your vessel or have questions. We will do our best to accomodate late registrations, but cannot guarentee a space in the parade.

Date: Friday, December 16, 2016

Time: Approximately 7:30 to 9:45 PM

Location: Lake Union, Fremont Cut

The 2nd Annual Christmas Ship™ Festival Parade of Boats Night will add a special twinkle to Lake Union on the evening of Friday, December 16 between 7:00 PM and 9:45 PM.* Brightly decorated boats from all over the region will convene and promenade around Lake Union, then travel westward through the Fremont Cut past Fisherman's Terminal.

Participating vessels will be judged by an onshore panel of local media and maritime personalities and awards will be given to the most creative and festive boats.

Read on for boater information and to register your boat for the Parade and become part of this Northwest tradition!

Approximate Parade Route:

Official Terms & Conditions PDF Download (209.67 KB)

Boat Registration Fee: $20.00

Award Categories:

  • Best In Show
  • Most Holiday Spirit
  • Best Holiday Decorated Powerboat
  • Best Holiday Decorated Sailboat
  • Best Seattle Sports Team Themed Boat
  • People’s Choice Award

*All times are approximate and subject to change due to marine traffic, weather, and numbers of participating vessels.

 

IMPORTANT DATES FOR CAPTAINS!

  • Pick up your vessel numbers from Argosy Cruises on designated dates. (See Terms & Conditions)
    • Dec. 11 @ Argosy Visitor Ctr, Pier 56 from 12 - 3PM
    • Dec. 14 & 15 @ Argosy Offices from Pier 55 from 10AM – 4PM
    • Dec. 16  @ Argosy Offices, Pier 55 from 10AM – 2PM
  • Join Argosy Cruise and your fellow boaters on Lake Union, December 16th at 7:30, with your boat decorated and numbers displayed properly.
  • Check in with the Parade Marshal via VHF channel 68.

 

Vessel Registration Form

Vessel registration has ended. Please email cruises@ArgosyCruises.com if you would still like to register your vessel or have questions. We will do our best to accomodate late registrations, but cannot guarentee a space in the parade.

All vessels must register with Argosy Cruises by Tuesday, December 6th to participate in Parade of Boats Night. Vessels not successfully registered will be required to follow behind the official Parade and will NOT be eligible for an award.

Receiving a Parade invitation does not constitute registration. You must register with Argosy Cruises even if you have received a verbal or written invitation from Argosy. 

 

 

 

 

CONTACT INFO

Argosy Cruises
1101 Alaskan Way
Pier 55, Suite 201
Seattle, WA 98101

Phone: (206) 623-1445

Email: cruises@argosycruises.com

Christmas Ship™ Festival Sponsors

Alaska Airlines Logo

The Seattle Times Logo

needy

Parade Partners

STAR 101.5 Logo

KOMO 4 Logo

Yachting-Pioneers-NW Logo

 

(206) 623-1445

cruises@argosycruises.com

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