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SPECIAL EVENTSSince 1950, Seafair Weekend is pretty much THE summer experience in Seattle. Today, Seafair stretches over many weeks of the summer with the culmination being the Seafair Festival taking place this year from August 4-6, 2017. “Seafair Weekend offers a kaleidoscope of sights, sounds, tastes and action. With boat racing on the water, aerobatic performers in the sky, live music and delicious food on land, the best place to experience Seafair Weekend is at Genesee Park on Lake Washington!” say the promoters. Among the many events, this weekend is home to the Boeing Seafair Air Show, the Albert Lee Appliance Cup, Graham Trucking Seafair Cup and the Hyperlite Seafair Wakeboard Experience. For the full schedule, check out Seafair website.
Admission on Friday is free and you can skip the line by picking up a general admission ticket at these locations. General admission for Saturday and Sunday is Adults: $30 in advance, $40 at the gate Seniors/Youth: $10. Other options are available as well listed here.
Genesee Park is located at 4316 S Genesee St., Seattle, WA 98118.