It’s all about showcasing our maritime industry and celebrating its important role in our community and the regional economy. Today, the maritime industry has never been stronger – or more important to our region. Our maritime industry is annually worth nearly $38 billion to state economy.
From April through June each year, join the celebration of our Five Star Working Waterfront at the Seattle Maritime Festival during Maritime 101. This Fall, don't miss the Fishermen's Fall Festival and other free activities during our Seafood 101 celebration.
Seattle Maritime 101 is sponsored by a unique partnership between business, labor, industry associations and government. To learn more about each of the partners, please visit our sponsors.
Presenting Sponsors: Seattle Propeller Club and Port of Seattle.
Gold Sponsors: Compass Courses and Pacific Fishermen Shipyard/PFI Marine Electric.
Silver Sponsors: Foss Maritime and City of Seattle Office of Economic Development.
Captain Sponsors: Columbia Bank, Manson Construction, SSA Marine, Western Towboat and Washington State Ferries.
Maritime Supporters: American Seafoods, Argosy Cruises, Glosten, Navtor, Port of Everett, United Motor Freight and Washington Chain & Supply.
Maritime Friends: Bowman Refrigeration, Divorce Lawyers for Men, Elliott Bay Design Group, Jones Stevedoring Co., KPFF, Pacific Merchant Shipping Association, Pacific Seafood Processors Association, Seattle Seafarers' Center, and the Transportation Institute.
Maritime Partners - American Waterways Operators, Ballard High School Maritime Academy, Center of Excellence, Marine Manufacturing & Technology, Skagit Valley College, The Center for Wooden Boats, Clipper Round the World Yacht Race, Economic Development Council of Seattle & King County, King County Maritime, Manufacturing Industrial Council, Marine Exchange of Puget Sound, Maritime Folknet, Museum of History & Industry, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, North Seattle Industrial Association, Northwest Marine Trade Association, Northwest School of Wooden Boatbuilding, Northwest Seaport, Pacific Merchant Shipping Association, Puget Sound Maritime, Puget Sound Ports Council, Maritime Trades Department AFL-CIO, Sailors' Union of the Pacific, Sea Scouts, Seattle FIREBOAT Duwamish, Seattle Marine Business Coalition, Seattle Maritime Academy, Seattle Propeller Club, Tacoma Propeller Club, Transportation Institute, Virginia V Foundation, Youth Maritime Training Association, Washington Maritime, and Washington Maritime Federation.
Media Partners – KIRO Radio, National Fisherman, and WorkBoat Magazine.