Events Calendar

The Seaport hosts year-round special events, festivals and family education programming. Events typically require paid admission to the Seaport. See the individual event description for further details.

Leslie Lincoln presents Native Salish Canoes and Tribal Journeys ~ A History

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March 18, 2018 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Spend your Sunday with the Seaport and come learn more about the Coastal Native tribes. Our speaker will be sharing a lifetime of knowledge on these people and their culture with special emphasis on one of their main methods of transportation, the canoe.


While you're at the Seaport, you can see our latest exhibit that explores the connection that the Puyallup Tribe has to our area waters as well as see some examples of native canoes in our boat collection.

This speaking event is FREE with paid admission to the Seaport.

Fish Printing Art Class

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March 23, 2018 - 4:30pm - 7:30pm

This technique focused class provides opportunity to experience and learn the Japanese art of Gyotaku also known as FishPrinting. Developed in the mid-1800s Gyotaku was used to document significant catches. Everything that is needed for the class is provided (real fish (scents included), paper, paints and instruction). Individuals should come with a spirit of adventure and enthusiasm.

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